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Former Judge Aaron Persky
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Mike Colgan
December 13, 2018 - 10:46 am
Aaron Persky, a vilified ex-judge, is asking supporters to help pay his legal bills stemming from his unsuccessful effort to remain in office.
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All-You-Can-Eat Crab Feast
Bradford Hornsby
December 13, 2018 - 10:34 am
With crab season in full swing in the Bay Area, the 6th Annual Crab Feast is back.
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KCBS Radio: On-Demand
December 12, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Some startling projections are coming out of the Office of Emergency Services when it comes to wildfire clean-up.

As KCBS Radio's reporter Holly Quan tells us, debris removal in the Butte County Fire Zone could take up to a year, and could cost taxpayers could top $3 billion dollars.
Flames consume a Kentucky Fried Chicken as the Camp Fire tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018
AP Photo/Noah Berger
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
December 12, 2018 - 5:19 pm
The insurance losses from three destructive wildfires in California this year will cost more than $9 billion, according to an estimate released on Wednesday by state officials.
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South Bay Clean Creeks Coalition
Matt Bigler
December 12, 2018 - 1:33 pm
Wild Chinook salmon have begun swimming through the streams of Silicon Valley again after volunteers removed large amounts of garbage from the clogged creeks.
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Oakland Teachers Rally
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Doug Sovern
December 12, 2018 - 11:21 am
Oakland teachers, working without a contract for more than a year, staged another rally amidst increasing talk of a strike.
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Taylor Savvy
KCBS Radio Morning News
December 12, 2018 - 8:49 am
Two women turned themselves in to San Francisco police after a widely seen video showed them wreaking havoc at a Polk Street restaurant during the controversial annual SantaCon revelry.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
December 12, 2018 - 7:02 am
State utility regulators are considering a tax on text messaging services. In a lengthy decision, a state administrative law judge concludes that the California Public Utilities Commission has the authority to impose such a tax. The matter has been placed on the agenda for the CPUC's December 13th...
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., right, accompanied by Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y., left, speaks to members of the media outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, following a meeting with President Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
December 11, 2018 - 8:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's promised U.S.-Mexico border wall (all times local): 4:35 p.m. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump thinks Mexico will pay for the border wall through the new trade deal. Pelosi told colleagues privately that Trump...
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File - In this Aug. 15, 2016 file photo, Assemblyman Joaquin Arambula, D-Kingsburg, speaks at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. Arambula, arrested on suspicion of child cruelty, says he spanked his 7-year-old daughter. The Fresno Bee reports Arambula described what happened Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, and said he has no plans to resign. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
December 11, 2018 - 5:55 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California state lawmaker Joaquin Arambula was arrested Monday on suspicion of misdemeanor child cruelty, Fresno police Chief Jerry Dyer said. The arrest came after officials at Dailey Elementary Charter School discovered an injury on a child who came into an office Monday...
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