Education

Stanford student found dead on campus identified as 19-year-old Eitan Weiner
Courtesy of Weiner family
KCBS Radio Morning News
January 21, 2020 - 12:39 pm
The Santa Clara County coroner has identified the Stanford student who was found dead on campus on Jan. 17 as 19-year-old Eitan Weiner, the son of a professor and vice president at the university.
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Attorney Gloria Allred, lower left, listens as one of four Park Avenue Elementary School teachers talks about her experiences when a Delta Airlines jet dumped fuel over their school Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, at a Los Angeles news conference Friday, Jan. 17, 2020. The four plaintiffs in a lawsuit against Delta - Lisette Barajas, Laura Guzman, Mariana De La Torre and Anabel Samperio - appeared at the news conference but declined to be identified individually when they spoke. The teachers plan to file a lawsuit after a commercial airliner with engine trouble dumped jet fuel over a densely populated area. (AP Photo/Stefanie Dazio)
AP News
January 17, 2020 - 8:05 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four teachers from a Los Angeles-area school sued Delta Air Lines on Friday, saying they were exposed to jet fuel when a plane with engine trouble dumped its fuel over a densely populated area, including several schools, while making an emergency return to the airport. At a news...
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Megan Goldsby
January 17, 2020 - 10:03 am
Sacred Heart, a San Francisco private school, has been riven by tumult after a student released an amateur song with racist and threatening lyrics. The song, which includes the line "I'm a racist," also made reference to carrying guns and used slurs against students with minority backgrounds.
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Ryan Kyote, a 10 year old in Napa, was named as one of TIME magazine's heroes of 2019 for helping pay off classmates' lunch debts.
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Carrie Hodousek
January 09, 2020 - 2:20 pm
The simple gesture of buying pizza in the lunchroom for his classmate put 10-year-old Ryan Kyote of Napa on track to force schools throughout California to change the way poorer children get lunch.
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Students from Dublin High School were among the large crowd that attended a vigil on Dec. 28, 2019 for three teens killed in a car crash on Christmas Day.
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All News KCBS Radio
December 30, 2019 - 11:41 am
A candlelight ceremony was held at Dublin High School on Sunday night to remember 16-year-olds Javier Ramirez and twins Mark and Michael Urista who died Christmas evening in a car crash.
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by Matthew Westmoreland shows Riley Howell. The North Carolina college student hailed by police as a hero for preventing more injuries and deaths after a gunman opened fire in a classroom in April 2019 has been immortalized as a Jedi by the production company for the Star Wars franchise. (Matthew Westmoreland via AP, File)
AP News
December 25, 2019 - 8:57 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina college student hailed by police as a hero for preventing more injuries and deaths after a gunman opened fire in a classroom has now been immortalized as a Jedi by the production company for the Star Wars franchise. News outlets report the family of Riley...
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Students at Joaquin Moraga Intermediate School make sandwiches for homeless people through teacher Brett Lorie's 10,000 Lunches nonprofit.
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Carrie Hodousek
December 21, 2019 - 10:07 am
An East Bay teacher has set an ambitious goal for his students to make 10,000 lunches for the homeless each year.
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Juul products are displayed at Smoke and Gift Shop on October 17, 2019 in San Francisco.
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Doug Sovern
December 18, 2019 - 3:40 pm
Five school districts from the Bay Area have sued Juul Labs in federal court, accusing the e-cigarette maker of targeting their students.
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Navy midshipmen celebrate a Navy touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, in Philadelphia. Navy won 31-7. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
AP News
December 16, 2019 - 3:28 pm
When is OK not okay? Some West Point cadets and U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen flashed what looked like a sideways OK finger gesture during a live television broadcast over the weekend at the Army-Navy football game. Now military officials are probing their intentions. Was it an affirmation? An...
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Pac-12 mascots deliver checks to San Jose schools
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Jennifer Hodges
December 05, 2019 - 1:56 pm
A total of 12 teachers at nine schools received a visit by mascots from the Pac-12 universities, who handed them a check for purchasing school supplies.
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