Google unveils new real-time threat detection tool from Chronicle

Google Google releases Android 11 with new features and privacy enhancements G Suite vs Microsoft 365: Which productivity suite is best for your business? The seven best Google Chrome extensions you need in 2020 Nervous about your privacy? Replace Google (ZDNet YouTube) Google keeps it fresh with Fresh Prince of Bel-Air search surprise (CNET) Google […]

10 Cartel Gunmen Killed in Mexican Border City Shootouts

Editor’s Note: Breitbart Texas traveled to the Mexican States of Tamaulipas, Coahuila, and Nuevo León to recruit citizen journalists willing to risk their lives and expose the cartels silencing their communities.  The writers would face certain death at the hands of the various cartels that operate in those areas including the Gulf Cartel and Los […]

Kidnapped Teen Boy Found Murdered by Gulf Cartel in Mexican Border State

Breitbart Texas reported on Luciano’s kidnapping in August after relatives grew increasingly desperate for public help. The cartel kidnappers demanded $100,000 USD. The family was unable to pay the full amount despite efforts to meet the ransom. Although the relatives contacted authorities soon after the abduction, the boy’s parents initiated their own investigation.

A view of India through chronicles of crime

Dial D for Don: Inside Stories of CBI Missions (2015) Neeraj Kumar recounts 11 stories from when he served in CBI, tales that offer glimpses into the way crime spreads across state and national borders. Tourism’s golden triangle, Delhi-Agra-Jaipur, shows its darker side as they bust an organised gang of fake guides tricking White visitors […]

Newsom backs reform for California’s Proposition 13, opposes tax-the-rich plans

Under the initiative, those commercial properties would be reassessed every three years instead of when they are sold. Critics have long complained that Prop. 13 — which sets the tax rate at 1% of the price when a property is sold and restricts increases to 2% annually — has deprived the state of revenue from […]

These charts show California is voting early at historic levels

San Francisco’s Department of Elections in October, 2020 erected a pair of tents in Civic Center Plaza for early voters because of coronavirus-related safety concerns. The tents hold 200 voting booths — 50 more than what usually is provided (in closer quarters) in the regular location, City Hall’s ground floor.Photo: John King / The Chronicle

S.F. rent prices plunge as much as 31% — steepest decline in U.S., new report says

Ratiu said it’s not surprising to see the strong migration toward affordability in San Francisco and Silicon Valley, where before the pandemic, many people were willing to pay a premium to live close to their places of employment. He said at least in the next year, he expects the softening of the San Francisco rental […]

San Pablo man arrested, suspected of striking on-duty Petaluma firefighter with car

Thompson was later arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. A loaded handgun was found in the passenger area of his car, police said. Thompson, a convicted felon, is prohibited from owning firearms, police said.

Poll: California’s Prop. 22 to keep Uber, Lyft drivers as contractors falling short

With only eight days until the election, Proposition 22, the megabucks ballot measure from Uber, Lyft and other gig companies to keep their workers as independent contractors, is running shy of the 50%-plus-one margin it needs to pass, according to an independent poll released Monday.

3 die in Bay Area shootings; Oakland homicide total tops 80 amid wave of gun crime

Vallejo recorded its 23rd homicide of the year early Sunday. That’s the most slayings the city has seen since it recorded 25 homicides in 2013, according to crime data from the department. Police responded to the 1900 block of Ascot Parkway and found a 28-year-old man with at least one gunshot wound. He died at […]