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Blue-green algae
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KCBS Radio Morning News
July 20, 2018 - 7:46 am
DISCOVERY BAY (KCBS Radio) -- Contra Costa County health officials are warning people to stay out of the water in parts of Discovery Bay. This comes after East Bay Regional Park District officials found more blue-green algae at a kayak launch and fishing pier in Oakley where shoreline warning signs...
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Cleveland Browns tight end Jordan Cameron left the game with a concussion after a hit by Oakland Raiders Brandian Ross during the second quarter on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. The Browns won the game 23-13. (Photo by
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July 18, 2018 - 1:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge Wednesday denied a request from the NFL to appoint a special investigator to look into what the league says is extensive fraudulent claims on the $1 billion concussion settlement. Judge Anita Brody wrote in her federal court ruling that the league's attorneys had...
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Natural Make-up Young Woman
July 17, 2018 - 9:03 am
There's a cool eco-blog, called Sustainably Chic that was started in 2014 by Natalie from Jacksonville, FL. Natalie has an extensive background in fashion. She decided she did not want to stay in the industry unless she was making a Positive Sustainable Change. Sustainably Chic became an outlet for...
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In this Feb. 22, 2018, file photo, supermodel Kate Upton and husband professional baseball player Justin Verlander attend the Breitling Global Roadshow event at The Duggal Greenhouse in New York. Upton and Verlander are expecting their first child...
(Photo credit: Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
July 16, 2018 - 9:05 am
Supermodel Kate Upton and Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander are expecting their first child...
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A trial will begin on July 9 in which a former groundskeeper for schools in Benicia, Calif. accuses Monsanto of exposing him to chemicals that caused cancer.
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Scott Lettieri
July 09, 2018 - 9:12 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) - A trial in San Francisco is set to open Monday that alleges agribusiness giant Monsanto caused the terminal cancer of a former Bay Area school caretaker who regularly used the company's weed-killer Roundup. The company faces similar lawsuits in roughly 300 cases, but...
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A photo of Jahi McMath is shown at funeral services for McMath at Acts Full Gospel Church in Oakland, Calif., Friday, July 6, 2018. Dozens of family members, friends and other mourners filed into the Northern California church Friday for the funeral of th
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
July 06, 2018 - 2:22 pm
The mother of a teenager at the center of a medical and religious debate over brain death told dozens of family members, friends and others at the girl's funeral Friday to stop allowing doctors to "pull the plug on your people."
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23 April 2018 - Hollywood, California - Stan Lee. Disney and Marvel's "Avengers: Infinity War" Los Angeles Premiere held at Dolby Theater. Photo Credit: Birdie Thompson/AdMedia
Stan Lee and Keya Morgan (Photo credit: Birdie Thompson/AdMedia)
July 06, 2018 - 12:44 pm
A judge has found that an attorney who had obtained an elder-abuse restraining order on behalf of Stan Lee does not in fact represent him...
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In this Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017 file photo, musician Elvis Costello attends a screening of "Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool" during the 2017 AFI Fest at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. Costello has canceled the rest of his European summer tour aft
(Photo credit: Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
July 06, 2018 - 9:26 am
The post-punk singer-songwriter says he needs time to recover after the operation...
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Stephen and Ayesha Curry
(Photo By Sthanlee B. Mirador)
July 05, 2018 - 10:18 am
On Monday, Ayesha Curry gave birth to her and husband Steph's third child, a son Canon W. Jack Curry...
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This Thursday, March 29, 2018 photo shows a cup of coffee at a cafe in Los Angeles. A 10-year study released on Monday, July 2, 2018 shows that coffee drinkers had a lower risk of death than abstainers, including those who downed at least eight cups daily
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
July 02, 2018 - 2:53 pm
New research shows it may boost chances for a longer life, even for those who down at least eight cups daily...
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