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Mexican tycoon arrested when boat kills son by San Francisco

Sep. 16, 2019 11:21 PM EDT

TIBURON, Calif. (AP) — A member of one of Mexico's wealthiest families was arrested on manslaughter charges after his 11-year-old son died on a family boating trip in the San Francisco Bay, police said Monday. Javier A. Burillo, 57, was arrested Sunday at his multimillion-dollar home in the bay front...

San Francisco Bay Area Medicare kickbacks scheme charged

Sep. 5, 2019 6:50 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Thirty people have been charged with a multimillion-dollar scheme that allegedly bribed doctors and others to steer Medicare patients to the largest home health care provider in the San Francisco Bay Area, federal prosecutors announced Thursday. The criminal complaints name Amity Home...

Parra homers against former team, Nationals top Giants 4-1

Aug. 7, 2019 8:27 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Barely three months since he was let go, Gerardo Parra came back to haunt his former team. Parra hit a three-run homer, Joe Ross pitched six shutout innings of three-hit ball and the Washington Nationals completed a three-game sweep of the San Francisco Giants with a 4-1 victory on...

Oyster seeding: A 'tangible, physical' way to help the water

Jul. 29, 2019 9:18 AM EDT

OCEAN GATE, N.J. (AP) — Restoring oyster beds and helping keep the water clean isn't just for scientists and environmental groups anymore. Students, younger children and those with no particular scientific background like the idea that something they do this morning can be helping the earth by this...