WASHINGTON (AP) - The Asiana Airlines captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at the San Francisco airport in July told investigators he was stressed out and "very concerned" about attempting a visual approach landing. Lee Kang Kuk says he was worried because the runway's automatic warning systems were out of service due to construction. An investigative report was released today at the start of a daylong NTSB hearing into the accident.
RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) - Police in Richmond say a 15-year-old boy was arrested after officers spotted him carrying an Uzi submachine gun. Police tell KTVU-TV officers on patrol saw the teen take off running and pull the automatic weapon from his waistband. The boy ran into the nearby home of a friend, where officers found him and the Uzi.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a Northern California burglary suspect apparently couldn't find a baby sitter. The man brought his baby along while he and a partner burglarized a shop in Solano County last night. The Sacramento Bee says the owner of the shop detained one of the burglars, and deputies found items from the shop and the child in the suspect's car. The father and another man were arrested and the baby was handed over to Child Protective Services.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The city of Oakland has agreed to settle a claim by an Iraq War veteran who was beaten by a police officer during an Occupy Oakland protest two years ago. The City Council unanimously agreed to pay $645,000 to Kayvan Sabeghi, who suffered a lacerated spleen and was hospitalized for five days.
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