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Fremont Burglary Suspect Drags K-9 Inside Home Before Giving Up

A San Leandro man was arrested Monday afternoon in Fremont following a standoff in which he dragged a K-9 into a home that he tried to burglarize, police said.


‘Water Is Water’: Recycled Wastewater Scores The Same As Bottled Water, Study Reveals

There’s nothing like a crisp, cold bottle of water to quench your thirst. But, what if you were actually drinking recycled wastewater?

Yankees Bats Stay Hot In Win Over Texas


Masahiro Tanaka (5-2) limited the Texas to three hits over five innings, but walked four and gave up two homers. The right-hander struck out three.

Vargas Bounces Back With 5 Shutout Innings As Mets Blank Marlins


Asdrubal Cabrera had an RBI double and Wilmer Flores added a run-scoring single as the Mets got their fourth straight win.

Secrets To Make The Most Of Your Costco Run


Making the most of Costco's shopping secrets comes down to what you buy, and when.

St. Louis Park Firefighter EMTs Roll Out Bike Patrol


In St. Louis Park, the fire department is rolling out a new way to care for the community.

North Minneapolis Still Cleaning Up, 7 Years After Devastating Tornado


The tornado was a direct hit that killed one person, injured 30 others and destroyed nearly everything in its path.

World War 2 Veteran On Cross-Country Tour Makes Stop In Central Park


A World War Two veteran is crisscrossing the country ahead of his 100th birthday and on Monday, he passed through Central Park.

Dangerous Side Effects Reported From Popular Fitness Trackers


Instead of promoting good health, some have led to a fitness fail.

Family Looking For Answers In Unsolved Murder


Anika Brewster says every passing day brings a wave of emotions, ever since her oldest child and only son, Jeromee Russell, was shot and killed November 1st.

Technology Helping Law Enforcement Improve Security


Since the September 11th attacks, police have been assessing terror threat levels and gathering intelligence from thousands of sources.

NYPD Issues K2 Alert After Recent Spate Of Overdoses


The department released photos of some of the packages, and say 49 people have overdosed since the first case on Friday.

LeBron Scores 44, Cavaliers Beat Celtics 111-102 In Game 4 To Even Up Eastern Conference Finals


The Celtics put up a much better fight against the Cavaliers in Game 4, but still head back to Boston with the Eastern Conference finals tied up 2-2.

Twins Beat Tigers 4-2 With Strong Start From Berrios


Jose Berrios (5-4) struck out nine, giving up just three hits and two walks over eight innings.

Safety Concerns Prompt Closure Of Large Section Of Rockaway Beach Shoreline


Some worry the lack of beach could mean a bust for local businesses.

Local Italian Market Severs Ties With Mario Batali Following Sexual Assault Allegations


Mario Batali is a target of a police investigation and now several of his business partners have parted ways following a 60 Minutes report.

Why Are The Gnats So Bad This Year?


The late and quick snowmelt made it impossible to spray in advance of the season’s first round of gnats. That means lots of kids, dogs and adults were bitten this past weekend.

Folcroft Officer Who Confronted Armed Suspect Was Same Officer Who Survived 2016 Ambush Shooting

Authorities are searching for two men wanted in connection with a police-involved shooting on Monday afternoon in Folcroft.


Poll Shows Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Race Up For Grabs

Next month's primary election includes a showdown in the South Bay as Santa Clara County's longtime sheriff fights to keep her job after overseeing one of the biggest scandals in department history.

Flooding, Water Damage Reported In Glenview


Rain reached record levels across the Chicagoland area Monday.

Police Say Oak Lawn Robbery, Assault Victims Were Targeted For Being Gay


The Dallas Police Department released a grainy picture of one of the alleged attackers.

Pricey Perks For North Texas Superintendents


Superintendent salaries in North Texas are some of the highest in the state -- and that's not including the perks for cars, phones and housing added to contracts.

Pivetta Throws 7 Scoreless Innings, Phillies Top Braves 3-0

Nick Pivetta struck out seven over seven innings, and Nick Williams and Aaron Altherr each homered to lead the Phillies to a 3-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.

New Jersey’s ‘Click It Or Ticket’ Program Now Underway


From now until June 3rd, officers will have zero tolerance for people caught not wearing a seat belt.

Classes Canceled At 2 Taunton Schools After Threatening Note Was Found


Classes have been canceled at two schools in Taunton after a threatening note was found.

Video: Inside Look At San Francisco’s New Salesforce Tower

KPIX 5 reporter Wilson Walker got a tour inside Salesforce Tower in San Francisco on the eve of the grand opening.

BART Proposes Closing Walkway Favored By Drug Users At Civic Center Station

Bay Area Rapid Transit officials are seeking to close a walkway at San Francisco’s Civic Center station that has been a magnet for drug users in San Francisco.


Bizarre Police Pursuit From OC To IE Ends With Driver Fleeing On Foot, Passenger Jumping Into Unwitting Couple’s Car


The pursuit began shortly after noon when an Anaheim police officer determined a dark Toyota Camry had a stolen license plate.

Mcdonald’s Workers March On New Chicago HQ For $15 An Hour Wages


Workers marched to McDonald's new corporate headquarters in downtown Chicago on Monday to protest what they contend is the burger giant's role in institutionalized poverty, especially among minorities.

1 Missing, 4 Rescued After Boat Hits Wake On Delaware River, Coast Guard Says

Authorities say they are still searching for a missing man after a boating incident sends five people into the water in Burlington County on Monday evening.