San Bernardino

Shock rocker Marilyn Manson said he wielded a fake gun at his concert in San Bernardino on Sunday to make a point about gun violence. (Courtesy YouTube)

Marilyn Manson wants to ‘make people think’ with gun stunt

Marilyn Manson has done some explaining about pointing a fake semi automatic…

 

A November ballot measure would extend limited voting rights to non-citizens in San Francisco whose children live in The City.(Courtesy photo)

San Franciscans should say no to non-citizen voting

Last week, San Francisco’s supervisors approved a November ballot measure that would…

 

Mom jumps on hood of car driven away with her kids inside

SAN BERNARDINO — A man suspected of carjacking a vehicle with two…

 

President Barack Obama speaks at the Treasury Department in Washington on Tuesday after meeting with his National Security Council to get updates on the investigation into the attack in Orlando, Fla., and review efforts to degrade and destroy ISIL. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Shooters sometimes exploit limited weapons laws, blind spots

Mass shooters from Aurora, Colorado, to Orlando, Florida, have sometimes obtained guns…

President Barack Obama speaks at the Treasury Department in Washington on Tuesday after meeting with his National Security Council to get updates on the investigation into the attack in Orlando, Fla., and review efforts to degrade and destroy ISIL. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
In this May 23 photo, Mandy Pifer is comforted by Rick Mogil, program director for Didi Hirsch's suicide prevention and bereavement services, at a crisis response team meeting in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

After San Bernardino, crisis counselor faces her own grief

LOS ANGELES — Crisis counselor Mandy Pifer has spent the last six…

In this May 23 photo, Mandy Pifer is comforted by Rick Mogil, program director for Didi Hirsch's suicide prevention and bereavement services, at a crisis response team meeting in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
FBI agents in Redlands, Calif. (Ringo H.W. Chiu/2015 AP)

Prosecutors: 3 connected to San Bernardino shooter arrested

LOS ANGELES — Three people connected to one of the San Bernardino…

FBI agents in Redlands, Calif. (Ringo H.W. Chiu/2015 AP)
Federal Bureau of Investigation Executive Assistant Director for Science and Technology Amy Hess, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday before a House Oversight and Investigations subcommittee hearing on deciphering the debate over encryption. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

FBI: Using third parties to break encryption not only answer

WASHINGTON — The FBI is facing an increasing struggle to access readable…

Federal Bureau of Investigation Executive Assistant Director for Science and Technology Amy Hess, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday before a House Oversight and Investigations subcommittee hearing on deciphering the debate over encryption. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
In this file photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection shows Tashfeen Malik, left, and her husband, Syed Farook, at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection via AP, File)

Apple remains in dark how FBI hacked iPhone without its help

WASHINGTON — The FBI's announcement that it mysteriously hacked into an iPhone…

In this file photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection shows Tashfeen Malik, left, and her husband, Syed Farook, at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection via AP, File)
Google is disclosing how much of the traffic to its search engine and other services is being protected from hackers as part of its push to encrypt all online activity. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File)

Google reveals 77 percent of its online traffic is encrypted

Google is disclosing how much of the traffic to its search engine…

Google is disclosing how much of the traffic to its search engine and other services is being protected from hackers as part of its push to encrypt all online activity. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File)
Protesters rally in support of data privacy outside the Apple store in San Francsico on Feb. 23. in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Protect yourself from digital intrusion

This week’s question comes from Joel F. in Berkeley, who asks: Q:…

Protesters rally in support of data privacy outside the Apple store in San Francsico on Feb. 23. in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
A locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino killers likely holds evidence of the eventual attack, the Justice Department said in a court filing March 10 in its high-profile encryption dispute with Apple Inc., adding that the community and the public "need to know" what is on the device. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

US: Probable cause that locked phone has evidence of attack

WASHINGTON — A locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino…

A locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino killers likely holds evidence of the eventual attack, the Justice Department said in a court filing March 10 in its high-profile encryption dispute with Apple Inc., adding that the community and the public "need to know" what is on the device. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Tuesday will discuss the encryption and other issues of digital privacy at the RSA Conference in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

Attorney General turns up the heat in public war with Apple

The nation's top law officer called for dialogue with the tech industry,…

Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Tuesday will discuss the encryption and other issues of digital privacy at the RSA Conference in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
A schism has emerged among family members of victims and survivors of the San Bernardino, California terrorist attack, with at least a couple supporting Apple Inc. in its battle against a federal court order to help the FBI hack into a shooter's locked iPhone.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

NY judge: US cannot make Apple provide iPhone data

NEW YORK — The U.S. Justice Department cannot force Apple to provide…

A schism has emerged among family members of victims and survivors of the San Bernardino, California terrorist attack, with at least a couple supporting Apple Inc. in its battle against a federal court order to help the FBI hack into a shooter's locked iPhone.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
The San Bernardino County-owned iPhone at the center of an unfolding high-profile legal battle between Apple Inc. and the U.S. government lacked a device management feature bought by the county that, if installed, would have allowed investigators easy and immediate access.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Common software would have let FBI unlock shooter’s iPhone

WASHINGTON — The county government that owned the iPhone in a high-profile…

The San Bernardino County-owned iPhone at the center of an unfolding high-profile legal battle between Apple Inc. and the U.S. government lacked a device management feature bought by the county that, if installed, would have allowed investigators easy and immediate access.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
In a Monday, Dec. 21, 2015 file photo, FBI Director James Comey attends the 27th Annual Remembrance Ceremony for the victims of Pan Am Flight 103, at Arlington National Cemetery, in  Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Some victims in mass shooting support efforts to hack iPhone

WASHINGTON — Some victims and affected families in the mass shootings in…

In a Monday, Dec. 21, 2015 file photo, FBI Director James Comey attends the 27th Annual Remembrance Ceremony for the victims of Pan Am Flight 103, at Arlington National Cemetery, in  Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
In this Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus during the Apple event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Apple challenges government encryption demands alone for now

Although many leading tech companies have long voiced concerns over assisting in…

In this Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus during the Apple event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
In this Dec. 19, 2015, file photo, Syed Rizwan Farook's brother Syed Raheel Farook, left, brother-in-law Farhan Khan, second from left, and mother, Rafia Farook, third from left, leave the house of the husband and wife who killed 14 people in San Bernardino. (Will Lester/The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin via AP, File)

FBI searches home of San Bernardino shooter’s brother

CORONA — The investigation into the San Bernardino terror attack that killed…

In this Dec. 19, 2015, file photo, Syed Rizwan Farook's brother Syed Raheel Farook, left, brother-in-law Farhan Khan, second from left, and mother, Rafia Farook, third from left, leave the house of the husband and wife who killed 14 people in San Bernardino. (Will Lester/The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin via AP, File)
In this 2014 file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an announcement of new products in Cupertino. Faced with a federal judge's order to help investigators break into an iPhone allegedly used by one of the San Bernardino shooters, Apple may well argue that the request would place an unreasonable burden on the company. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Fight over gunman’s locked iPhone could have big impact

WASHINGTON — An extraordinary legal fight is brewing with major privacy implications…

In this 2014 file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an announcement of new products in Cupertino. Faced with a federal judge's order to help investigators break into an iPhone allegedly used by one of the San Bernardino shooters, Apple may well argue that the request would place an unreasonable burden on the company. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
David Bowdich, the assistant director in charge of the FBI's Los Angeles office, speaks at a news conference at the San Bernardino Police Department on Tuesday. (Rachel Luna/The Sun via AP)

FBI seeks to fill timeline gap in San Bernardino attack

SAN BERNARDINO — Federal authorities have compiled a detailed timeline surrounding the…

David Bowdich, the assistant director in charge of the FBI's Los Angeles office, speaks at a news conference at the San Bernardino Police Department on Tuesday. (Rachel Luna/The Sun via AP)
In this Dec. 19, 2015, file photo, Syed Rizwan Farook's brother Syed Raheel Farook, left, brother-in-law Farhan Khan, second from left, and mother, Rafia Farook, third from left, leave the house of the husband and wife who killed 14 people in San Bernardino as landlord Doyle Miller prepares to board up the property in Redlands. (Will Lester/The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin via AP, File)

Little known about mother who lived with San Bernardino shooter

RIVERSIDE — When Rafia Sultana Farook needed help, she often turned to…

In this Dec. 19, 2015, file photo, Syed Rizwan Farook's brother Syed Raheel Farook, left, brother-in-law Farhan Khan, second from left, and mother, Rafia Farook, third from left, leave the house of the husband and wife who killed 14 people in San Bernardino as landlord Doyle Miller prepares to board up the property in Redlands. (Will Lester/The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin via AP, File)