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June 16, 2019 - 4:48 pm
CONCORD, Calif. (AP) — A San Francisco Bay Area man posted anti-Semitic threats in an online chatroom and threatened to commit a mass shooting at a synagogue, police said. Ross Farca, 23, of Concord, is charged with making criminal threats, possession of an illegal assault rifle and manufacturing...
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A view of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park on August 28, 2013.
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Tim Ryan
June 16, 2019 - 12:15 am
The famous cables leading to the summit of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park are back.
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FILE - In this May 29, 2019, file photo, Toronto Raptors basketball team general manager Masai Ujiri speaks during a NBA basketball media availability in Toronto. Prosecutors will decide whether to charge Toronto Raptors President Masai Ujiri with misdemeanor battery after he was accused of shoving and hitting a sheriff's deputy in the face while trying to join his team on the court to celebrate their first NBA championship. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
June 15, 2019 - 9:52 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Prosecutors will decide whether to charge Toronto Raptors President Masai Ujiri with misdemeanor battery after he was accused of shoving and hitting a sheriff's deputy in the face while trying to join his team on the court to celebrate their first NBA championship. Alameda...
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Critics say that Burnett Academy middle school should change its name to avoid association with Peter Burnett, the first governor of California who had racist views.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
June 14, 2019 - 5:31 pm
Officials with the San Jose Unified School District have renamed one of the city's middle schools because of its association with a former governor who implemented racist projects. The former Burnett Academy, which was named for California's first elected governor Peter Burnett, now will be known...
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A beach in Santa Cruz.
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Jennifer Hodges
June 14, 2019 - 5:21 pm
Santa Cruz county officials are doing what they can to get the upper hand on discarded syringes from drug users.
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One of the pools at La Petite Baleen Swim School in San Francisco
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Melissa Culross
June 14, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Several drowning incidents in the Bay Area over the course of a week have served as grim reminders of the importance of water safety.
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San Mateo County Fair at night (Photo credit: sanmateocountyfair.com)
(Photo credit: sanmateocountyfair.com)
June 14, 2019 - 4:20 pm
A family adventure to the County Fair is one of our favorite summer pastimes. Corn dogs and carnival rides, fireworks and farm animals; there is something fun for every ranch-hand on your farm at any one of these Bay Area’s County Fairs.
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A Monterey Bay Aquarium marine biologist is creating a giant wave sculpted from golf balls into the ocean from the Pebble Beach golf course.
Alex Weber
Doug Sovern
June 14, 2019 - 12:38 pm
At the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, the world's best golfers are being reminded this week to avoid hitting their balls into the ocean. There are an estimated five million at the bottom of the Monterey Bay.
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San Francisco Supervisor Matt Haney Announces Legislation To Preserve San Francisco Nightlife
KCBS Radio/Melissa Culross
Melissa Culross
June 14, 2019 - 10:48 am
The slated closure of the SoMa nightclub Mezzanine inspired San Francisco Supervisor Matt Haney to create legislation designed to protect nightlife in his district.
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Toronto Raptors President Masai Ujiri celebrates with players after the team defeated the Golden State Warriors to win the NBA Finals on June 13, 2019.
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Tim Ryan
June 14, 2019 - 9:47 am
Toronto Raptors President Masai Ujiri may face criminal charges for scuffling with an Alameda County sheriff's deputy on the court of Oracle Arena as his team celebrated winning the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors.
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