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    SAN LEANDRO (KPIX) — Steven Taylor was shot and killed by police two months ago at a San Leandro Walmart and his family says his death was murder and they’re demanding that charges be filed against the officers involved. Steven Taylor’s grandmother and mother say Taylor didn’t deserve to die and they are outraged by the lack of action taken in the case. “You talked about Mr. Floyd, you talked about Ms. Taylor. This happened in your community!” said Addie...
    SAN LEANDRO, Calif. (KGO) -- Its now been two months to the day since a San Leandro man was shot and killed by an officer inside a Walmart.The man, Steven Taylor, was holding a baseball bat when the shots were fired. Thursday a vigil was held.RELATED: Officials identify man who was shot, killed by police inside San Leandro WalmartFamily members say Steven wasnt a danger and they want the officer who fired held accountable.We dont never hear nothing else about...
    Fremont police officers are being sued by a man who claims he was unnecessarily shot in the leg while unarmed and running away from police in San Leandro in 2018. In a complaint filed in U.S. District Court this week, civil rights attorney John Burris claims Shacory Daniels was rammed in a car by unmarked police cars driven by Fremont police officers, and then shot at by police while fleeing, during an apparent covert car burglary investigation. Daniels is suing...
    The San Leandro City Council has voted 4-3 to pull $1.7 million from the city’s police budget after hearing from dozens of people demanding changes in how law enforcement interacts with the public. In doing so, San Leandro became one of the few cities in the nation to take the dramatic step in response to a growing chorus to defund police departments in the wake of the killing of George Floyd, who died after a Milwaukee police officer knelt on...
    SAN LEANDRO — An 18-year-old was arrested on suspicion of at least two charges in connection with a shooting targeting California Highway Patrol officers in a vehicle struck seven times early Sunday, authorities said. At 2:22 a.m., a black Mercedes Sprinter van was driving near the Lewelling Boulevard off-ramp of southbound Interstate 880 when gunfire hit a CHP patrol vehicle with two officers from the CHP’s Hayward office inside, according to a CHP statement issued Sunday. Neither officer was hurt,...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Protests over the in-custody death of George Floyd have taken place across the San Francisco Bay Area. Many cities are under curfew due to widespread looting and vandalism.CITIES UNDER CURFEW: Heres which Bay Area cities are under curfew and what it meansWATCH LIVE: Watch George Floyd protests live: Demonstrations, briefings planned in San Francisco Bay AreaHere are the latest updates from around the region and across California and the U.S.June 1, 2020 11:45 a.m.Hayward implements curfewHayward...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – State health officials are warning consumers not to eat certain shellfish sport-harvested from the coast stretching from San Francisco to Monterey County, after a toxin was found. According to the California Department of Public Health, mussels, clams and whole scallops harvested from San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Cruz and Monterey counties should be avoided. CDPH issued the warning Wednesday after paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP) toxins were found in mussels from the four counties. PSP toxins,...
    SAN ANTONIO – Editor’s note: This content was created exclusively for KSAT Explains, a new, weekly streaming show that dives deep into the biggest issues facing San Antonio and South Texas. Watch past episodes here and download the KSAT-TV app to stay up on the latest. While it’s true that anyone could contract COVID-19, growing data shows the virus is infecting and killing people in Latino and Black communities across the country at a disturbing rate. According to the Centers...
    The signing bonuses for the first-round selections in the 2020 baseball amateur draft: 1. Detroit Tigers, Spencer Torkelson, 1B, Arizona St., $8,416,300 2. Baltimore Orioles, Heston Kjerstad, OF, Arkansas, $5.2 million 3. Miami Marlins, Max Meyer, RHP, Minnesota, $6.7 million 4. Kansas City Royals, Asa Lacy, LHP, Texas A&M., $6.67 million 5. Toronto Blue Jays, Austin Martin, SS, Vanderbilt. 6. Seattle Mariners, Emerson Hancock, RHP, Georgia, $5.7 million 7. Pittsburgh Pirates, Nick Gonzales, SS, New Mexico St., $5,432,400 8. San...
    SAN ANTONIO – Texas has seen unprecedented coronavirus numbers in recent weeks. July is not looking to be any better. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the state is expected to see nearly 2,000 new hospitalizations per day by the middle of the month. Larger metropolitan cities like San Antonio, Houston and Dallas are beginning to see that influx already and hospitals are started to become overwhelmed with coronavirus patients-- a longstanding fear expressed by experts. ...
    The San Francisco Police Department will no longer release the mug shots of arrested individuals — unless they pose a threat to public safety — over concerns of perpetuating racial bias, the departments chief announced Wednesday. Chief Bill Scott said that publishing the names and faces of arrested individuals on social media or in the news creates an illusory correlation for viewers that fosters racial bias and vastly overstates the propensity of Black and brown men to engage in...
    SAN ANTONIO – City, county and local hospital officials are providing community members with an update on the COVID-19 outbreak in Bexar County Thursday. Local officials are urging community members to continue to work together to contain the spread of the COVID-19 by staying home whenever possible as many families look to celebrate Fourth of July weekend. Related: COVID-19 hospitalizations surge past 1,000 mark in San Antonio On July 1, Bexar County reported 439 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the...
    SAN ANTONIO – A 25-year-old man whose body was found wrapped in a blanket on the Southeast Side has been identified by San Antonio police. Shawn Michael Gaitan was found dead around 8 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of Cacias Road and Hildebrandt, police said. His body was found wrapped in a blanket and left on the side of the road. He had trauma injuries to his head. A homicide investigation is underway.Read also:Toddler’s body found in Guadalupe River in...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS / AP) — San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin is joining district attorneys in Boston and Philadelphia on a pilot effort patterned after South Africa’s post-apartheid truth and reconciliation commission to confront racism in the criminal justice system. Suffolk County DA Rachael Rollins, Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner and Boudin announced the initiative Wednesday in partnership with the Grassroots Law Project, which is leading the effort. It will tackle racial inequities and police violence and misconduct. “Prosecutors have...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The San Francisco Fire Department and the U.S. Coast Guard recovered the body of a man this week who went missing after swimming at China Beach. Crews recovered the body of 67-year-old San Francisco resident Denis Bouvier around 2:07 p.m. Wednesday afternoon after he had been reported missing about an hour before. Investigators determined that Bouvier had gone to China Beach around 9 a.m. to swim. While he had not returned from the beach, his car...
    SAN BERNARDINO (CBSLA) — A 21-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of looting a Dollar General after protests turned violent in San Bernardino. Protests on May 31 ended with several businesses – including Dollar General at 803 E. Baseline St. — looted throughout San Bernardino. Employees of the dollar store told police they arrived for work the next day and found the front glass window and door had been shattered, and multiple items missing from the store. (credit: San...
    SAN ANTONIO – Although San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg has already stated his opposition to redirecting a 1/8 cent sales tax to the city’s mass transit system, the VIA Metropolitan Transit board voted to move ahead with the initiative on Thursday. Nirenberg had once championed the ballot proposal, but after the economic fallout caused by the coronavirus pandemic, the mayor said the sales tax could be used for more immediate needs. San Antonio mayor claims VIA wants to ask voters...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- The outbreak of COVID-19 is having a major impact across the world but also in cities across Northern California. A shelter-in-place has been issued in the Bay Area, along with a similar order statewide.The latest number of confirmed cases in the U.S. can be found at the CDCs 2019 Novel Coronavirus in the U.S. page. (The CDC updates the webpage on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.)Join anchor Kristen Sze for ABC7s new daily, interactive newscast about the...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- The outbreak of COVID-19 is having a major impact across the world but also in cities across Northern California. A shelter-in-place has been issued in the Bay Area, along with a similar order statewide.The latest number of confirmed cases in the U.S. can be found at the CDCs 2019 Novel Coronavirus in the U.S. page. (The CDC updates the webpage on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.)Join anchor Kristen Sze for ABC7s new daily, interactive newscast about the...
    SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio health officials are advising that not all COVID-19 tests yield accurate results. Dr. Colleen Bridger, interim director of the Metropolitan Health District and assistant city manager, said self-tests may not produce precise results in comparison to those administered by professionals. “Generally speaking, we recommend you go to one of our sites where a health professional could administer the test or go to your own private physician’s office where they can do it,” Bridger said during...
    SAN ANTONIO – A local Black-owned bakery is whipping up classic Southern dessert with a healthy twist. Vegan brownies, cookies, bundt cakes and even donuts will ship straight to your doorstep when you order from Southern Roots Vegan Bakery. Owners Marcus and Cara Pitts started the vegan bakery in September of 2019 but in the past month, they’ve been satisfying sweet cravings like never before. “We’ve gotten a lot of support from everyone, especially with everything going on as far...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- San Francisco is trying to get its first criminal trial started since the pandemic began. But this week, just 7% of summoned jurors showed up to court.Out of 120 people that were sent jury summons in San Francisco this week, only eight showed up to court. Half of them were dismissed, leaving just four prospective jurors.COVID-19 RISK CALCULATOR: Quiz yourself on the safest, most dangerous things you can do as CA reopensIts taken a process that...
    SAN ANTONIO – The GMSA@9 anchors talk with R.J. Marquez about episode 3 of “KSAT Explains” which focuses on the uneven impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on our city, and the existing inequalities it has spotlighted. To view the video, click above. KSAT Explains: Your questions answered about mail-in voting controversy in Texas during coronavirus pandemic Additional videos: KSAT Explains: Unrest in America; How George Floyd protests sparked movement across nation and San Antonio KSAT Explains: San Antonio’s...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- San Francisco is trying to get its first criminal trial started since the pandemic began. But this week, just 7% of summoned jurors showed up to court.Out of 120 people that were sent jury summons in San Francisco this week, only eight showed up to court. Half of them were dismissed, leaving just four prospective jurors.COVID-19 RISK CALCULATOR: Quiz yourself on the safest, most dangerous things you can do as CA reopensIts taken a process that...
    A group of prisoners who tested positive for COVID-19 in California’s San Quentin State Prison has declared a hunger strike over what they described as “dismal” living conditions, per HuffPost. The prison currently has 1,113 active cases of the coronavirus amongst inmates, about one-third of all those incarcerated, as well as 102 staff. At least one person has died due to complications from the virus. The hunger strike is taking place in a part of the prison referred to as...