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  • Sue Hufford and her mother-in-law Sharon Hufford
  • Hundreds of people attended a candlelight vigil for Sue Hufford, who was an elementary school music teacher.
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  • Ilene Misheloff missing poster
  • The family of Ilene Misheloff is holding a vigil to mark the 25th anniversary of the 13-year-old Dublin girl's disappearance.
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missing person, vigil, dublin, east bay news
  • The family of Jahi McMath, the Oakland girl declared brain-dead after undergoing a tonsillectomy, will hold a rally on Monday.
  • The family of Jahi McMath, the Oakland girl declared brain-dead after undergoing a tonsillectomy, will hold a rally on Monday.
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oakland, children, children's hospital oakland, vigil, news
  • A 13-year-old girl from Oakland is brain dead after she had surgery to have her tonsils removed at Oakland Childrens Hospital.
  • On Saturday the mother of Jahi McMath, the 13-year-old Oakland girl on life support, released a letter about her daughter.
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  • Jahi McMath
  • A bedside vigil has entered its second weekend for an Oakland girl declared brain-dead after undergoing a tonsillectomy.
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  • Jahi McMath
  • A bedside vigil has entered its second weekend for an Oakland girl declared brain-dead after undergoing a tonsillectomy.
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  • Jahi McMath
  • A judge issued a temporary restraining order that stops an Oakland hospital from removing a girl declared brain dead on life support.
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  • Jahi McMaths mother cries in court
  • The mother of an Oakland girl who's on life support sat down with Dan Ashley to talk about the ordeal her family?s facing.
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  • Jahi McMaths mother, Nailah Winkfield, sat down for a one-on-one interview with Dan Ashley
  • ABC7's Dan Ashley sat down for a one-on-one interview with the mother of a girl who's on life support following tonsil surgery.
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  • Jahi McMath
  • A judge issued a temporary restraining order that stops an Oakland hospital from removing a girl declared brain dead on life support.
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  • The attorney for Jahi McMaths family filed an injunction Friday to prevent Childrens Hospital from removing the ventilator.
  • The attorney for Jahi McMath's family filed an injunction Friday to prevent Children's Hospital from removing the ventilator.
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  • Jahi McMath
  • Jahi McMath's family is upset Children's Hospital officials want to take the teen off life support and said she was "dead, dead, dead."
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  • Family wears t-shirts with Jahi McMaths photo on them
  • The family of an Oakland teenager on life support and declared brain-dead after a tonsillectomy held a prayer vigil for the teen.
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  • Jahi McMath vigil in Oakland
  • Several hundred people gathered at an Oakland church to pray for 13-year-old Jahi McMath, a girl on life support.
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  • Jahi McMath
  • The family of a 13-year-old Oakland girl who is brain dead following tonsil surgery is hoping for a big turnout at tonight?s prayer vigil.
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  • Got Kids? no guns sign
  • Advocates for stricter gun laws held remembrance events in San Francisco to honor victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting.
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  • A makeshift memorial with crosses for the victims of the Sandy Hook massacre stands outside a home in Newtown, Conn., Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, the one-year anniversary of the shootings.
  • Vigils were held across the U.S. to mark the one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary school massacre in Newtown.
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  • Rallies held in SF to remember Newtown victims
  • Advocates for stricter gun laws held remembrance events in San Francisco to honor victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting.
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  • Flowers for Sandy Hook victims
  • Vigils were held across the U.S. to mark the one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary school massacre in Newtown.
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  • In this photo provided by the Newtown Bee, Connecticut State Police lead a line of children from the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012 after a shooting at the school.
  • Saturday marks the first anniversary of the deadly mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
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  • In this photo provided by the Newtown Bee, Connecticut State Police lead a line of children from the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012 after a shooting at the school.
  • Saturday marks the first anniversary of the deadly mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
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  • Candlelight vigil march held to honor George Moscone, Harvey Milk
  • Vigils and a march were held in SF to honor the 35th anniversary of the Harvey Milk and George Moscone assassinations.
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san francisco city hall, holiday, lgbt, shooting, vigil, dianne feinstein, san francisco news, vic lee
  • Candlelight vigil march held to honor George Moscone, Harvey Milk
  • Vigils and a march were held in SF to honor the 35th anniversary of the Harvey Milk and George Moscone assassinations.
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san francisco city hall, holiday, lgbt, shooting, vigil, dianne feinstein, news
  • Candlelight vigil held for Kennedy High coach
  • In Fremont Tuesday evening a candlelight vigil got underway to honor a 76-year-old coach who made a great impact at Kennedy High.
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  • Bay Area residents with ties to the region that was hit by Typhoon Haiyan gathered Saturday to share stories and information.
  • Bay Area residents with ties to the region that was hit by Typhoon Haiyan gathered at a vigil in Saratoga on Saturday.
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  • Bay Area residents with ties to the region that was hit by Typhoon Haiyan gathered Saturday to share stories and information.
  • Bay Area residents with ties to the region that was hit by Typhoon Haiyan gathered at a vigil in Saratoga on Saturday.
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  • Cameron Remmer missing person sign
  • The families of five men reported missing in San Francisco held a joint vigil in the hopes of focusing new attention on their cases.
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  • Cameron Remmer missing person sign
  • The families of five men reported missing in San Francisco held a joint vigil in the hopes of focusing new attention on their cases.
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golden gate park, missing person, vigil, news
  • candlelight vigil held in San Jose for Syria victims
  • People in the Bay Area gathered in San Jose Friday to hold a candlelight vigil for the recent gas attack victims in Syria.
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san jose, syria, walnut creek, vigil, violence, south bay news, alan wang
  • candlelight vigil held in San Jose for Syria victims
  • People in the Bay Area gathered in San Jose Friday to hold a candlelight vigil for the recent gas attack victims in Syria.
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syria, san jose, walnut creek, vigil, violence, news
  • Audrie Pott was a student at Saratoga High School
  • The parents of a Saratoga teen who killed herself after an alleged sexual assault have reached a settlement with two defendants.
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saratoga, crime, sex crimes, cyberbullying, facebook, websites, internet, smartphones, parenting, cellphone, social media, audrie pott, vigil, south bay news
  • Audrie Pott was a student at Saratoga High School
  • The parents of a Saratoga teen who killed herself after an alleged sexual assault have added a new defendant to their lawsuit.
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saratoga, crime, sex crimes, cyberbullying, facebook, websites, internet, smartphones, parenting, cellphone, social media, audrie pott, vigil, south bay news
  • Asiana Airlines Flight 214 plane
  • SFO and local blood banks will be holding a blood drive Monday to help passengers and crewmembers of Asiana Flight 214.
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san francisco international airport, plane crash, Asiana Airlines crash, NTSB, san francisco general hospital, vigil, children, religion, peninsula news
  • Parents of a girl killed in the Asiana crash attended a vigil at SFO
  • A vigil held by a local Buddhist group near SFO was attended by the parents of the first two teens killed in the Asiana plane crash.
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  • Parents of a girl killed in the Asiana crash attended a vigil at SFO
  • A vigil held by a local Buddhist group near SFO was attended by the parents of the first two teens killed in the Asiana plane crash.
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  • Jenny Lin
  • Nearly two decades after a Castro Valley teenager was killed in her home, her family is honoring her memory with a ceremony.
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castro valley, crime, violence, murder, cold case, children, vigil, art, reward, east bay news
  • Audrie Pott was a student at Saratoga High School
  • Three teens facing charges for the sexual assault of a Saratoga girl who later committed suicide have been released from Juvenile Hall.
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saratoga, crime, sex crimes, cyberbullying, facebook, websites, internet, smartphones, parenting, cellphone, social media, audrie pott, vigil, south bay news
  • Memorial for slain MIT officer
  • A vigil was held Saturday night for an MIT police officer who authorities say was killed by the alleged Boston Marathon bombers.
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  • Audrie Pott was a student at Saratoga High School
  • A vigil will be held Friday night for Audrie Pott, the Saratoga teen who committed suicide after an alleged sexual assault last year.
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saratoga, crime, sex crimes, cyberbullying, facebook, websites, internet, smartphones, parenting, cellphone, social media, audrie pott, vigil, south bay news
  • Hundreds turn out in Oakland to run for Boston victims
  • 300 people turned out in Oakland for a candlelight vigil and run to honor those lost and injured in the Boston bombings.
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oakland, vigil, explosion, boston bombings, bombing, terrorism, crime, FBI, east bay news
  • A traditional Native American healing event will be held Thursday night for a young man who was fatally shot in Richmond last week.
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richmond, shooting, guns, crime, volunteerism, fundraiser, vigil, children, east bay news
  • Community members are holding a candlelight vigil and fundraiser for a 20-year-old man who was shot and killed in Richmond Monday.
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  • Vigil held for murdered teen Gennelle Renee Conway-Allen
  • Hundreds of people came together in Fairfield to remember 13-year-old Genelle Conway-Allen who was murdered one week ago.
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  • A 13-year-old girl who was abducted 24 years ago was remembered in an annual candlelight vigil and march.
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missing person, vigil, dublin, east bay news
  • Dozens of mourners gather in Pleasanton
  • Dozens of people gathered in Pleasanton Tuesday night for a vigil to mourn for the victims of the Connecticut shooting.
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  • Impromptu vigils pop up in Bay Area
  • On Friday night after the tragic Connecticut shooting, people gathered for local impromptu candlelight vigils.
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  • Impromptu vigils pop up in Bay Area
  • On Friday night after the tragic Connecticut shooting, people gathered for local impromptu candlelight vigils.
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  • Filipinos release into the air paper lanterns to mark World AIDS Day
  • From church services to free clinics to a chat on Twitter, World Aids Day was observed Saturday.
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  • Eric Dean Garcia
  • A candlelight vigil is scheduled for Tuesday night to mark two weeks since a South Bay man disappeared.
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  • Kristen Fonseca and Tyson Dagley
  • A vigil for a teenage girl who was killed in a jet ski collision in Hawaii will be held in Vacaville on Sunday at 6 p.m.
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