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Rishik Gandhasri of San Jose was one of eight students to tie for first place in the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee on May 30, 2019.
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Matt Bigler
May 31, 2019 - 10:34 am
A 13-year-old who goes to a San Jose middle school was one of eight students who emerged as co-winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
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File-This Sept. 21, 2007, file photo shows San Francisco Giants' owner Peter Magowan, right, and general manager Brain Sabean speaking at a news conference in San Francisco, Friday, Sept. 21, 2007. The longtime San Francisco Giants owner has died at the age of 76. The team said Magowan died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, after a battle with cancer. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
January 27, 2019 - 6:14 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Peter Magowan, the lifelong Giants fan who formed the ownership group that kept the team in San Francisco with a sparkling waterfront ballpark, died Sunday after a battle with cancer. He was 76. Magowan was a fan ever since going to games at the Polo Grounds in New York and...
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Matt Bigler
January 11, 2019 - 4:10 pm
The wait for legal weed has been a long one in San Leandro. But he city opened its first marijuana dispensary on Friday with a ribbon-cutting at Blum, which looks more like a day spa than a pot shop.
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Mike Colgan
January 08, 2019 - 4:17 pm
Harry's Hofbrau, the home of heaping portions of comfort food and celebrated sandwiches for 42 years, will close for good on Tuesday.
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Firefly Restaurant
KCBS Radio Morning News
December 20, 2018 - 8:24 am
The strange, bright shape streaking in the sky Wednesday night was most likely a meteor or other debris entering the atmosphere, astronomers have said.
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FILE - In this May 25, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Angels third baseman Luis Valbuena throws out Tampa Bay Rays' Kevin Kiermaier on a sacrifice bunt during the fifth inning of a baseball game in St. Petersburg, Fla. Major League Baseball players Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo have been killed in a car crash in Venezuela. MLB tweeted late Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, the 33-year-old Valbuena and 37-year-old Castillo died. Both were playing for Cardenales de Lara in the Venezuelan league. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
December 07, 2018 - 10:36 am
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Former major league players Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo were killed in a car crash following a winter league game in Venezuela. The 33-year-old Valbuena and 37-year-old Castillo died late Thursday, according to Cardenales de Lara of the Venezuelan league. The team's...
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Madison Bumgarner
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November 27, 2018 - 10:29 am
It looks like new San Francisco Giants president of baseball operations, Farhan Zaidi is open to all options with the team's roster.
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Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith
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KCBS Radio Morning News
November 26, 2018 - 10:21 am
There’s a growing call for a boycott of the San Francisco Giants after one of the team’s owners donated to a controversial political candidate.
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Apr 6, 2013; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey (28) tips his cap to the crowd before the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at AT&T Park. Mandatory Credit: Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports
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Kevin Radich
October 24, 2018 - 9:47 am
Listen to Kevin Radich's interview with San Francisco Giants commentator and former starting pitcher Mike Krukow on what he learned from the late Hank Greenwald.
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Oakland Athletics' Matt Chapman hugs teammates before a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)
September 24, 2018 - 10:34 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — The Oakland Athletics clinched their first playoff berth in four years Monday night, earning at least an American League wild card when the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the New York Yankees. Following three straight last-place finishes in the AL West, the A's found out just a couple of...
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