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Michael Carty of Mill Valley won a major award at the World Beard And Moustache Championship in May 2019.
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Jeffrey Schaub
June 13, 2019 - 7:34 am
A 36-year-old Mill Valley man is reveling in the glory of having won a major award at the World Beard And Moustache Championships in Antwerp, Belgium.
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Calstar responders handle a medical emergency on the Mendocino County coast.
Calstar Air Medical Services.
Jeffrey Schaub
June 12, 2019 - 11:10 pm
Operators who fly helicopters to remote parts of Sonoma and Mendocino counties and other parts of California for medical emergencies warn that they may have to cut services if the state doesn't continue providing Medi-Cal reimbursments.
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Oakland As
Carrie Hodousek
June 12, 2019 - 10:31 pm
A pair of state bills in connection with the A’s new ballpark proposal has been endorsed by Oakland City Council.
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Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) walks off the court after sustaining an injury as Toronto Raptors center Serge Ibaka (9) gestures to the crowd during first half basketball action in Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toronto on Monday, June 10, 2019. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)
June 12, 2019 - 4:21 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant confirmed what everyone most feared: He underwent surgery for a ruptured right Achilles tendon. Durant posted on social media Wednesday the severity of his injury two days after getting hurt during Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toronto in his return from a strained...
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Stanford University fired sailing coach John Vandemoer after he was accused of involvement in an admissions scandal.
Stanford University
Margie Shafer
June 12, 2019 - 3:26 pm
Stanford University's former sailing coach John Vandemoer was sentenced on Wednesday in Boston to one day in prison and six months of home confinement for his role in a college admissions scandal affecting some of the country's most prestigious institutions of higher learning.
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Prison Phone
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Doug Sovern
June 12, 2019 - 3:03 pm
San Francisco will become the first county in the nation to let those in county jail make phone calls for free.
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Dog in a car.
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Kim Wonderley
June 12, 2019 - 10:31 am
With temperatures at all-time highs in the Bay Area in recent days , it's worth reviewing the risks of leaving your pet unattended in your car and what you can do if you see someone else's dog in distress.
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 27: San Francisco police cars sit parked in front of the Hall of Justice on February 27, 2014 in San Francisco, California. A federal grand jury has indicted five San Francisco police officers and one former officer in two cas
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KCBS Radio Morning News
June 12, 2019 - 8:46 am
Thirteen current and former police officers in San Francisco claim they were denied promotions because they are white, according to a lawsuit filed in federal court.
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Golden Gate Bridge with fog
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KCBS Radio Morning News
June 12, 2019 - 7:50 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- A change in the wind Wednesday morning heralded an end to a record-setting spell of hot Bay Area weather. Weather stations in San Francisco began to show a stirring of a westerly wind just after dawn, and within a few hours, a fresh breeze was pushing cooler air and...
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Bunkbeds at Podshare in San Francisco
Doug Sovern, KCBS Radio
Doug Sovern
June 11, 2019 - 7:00 pm
High cost of housing got you down? How about paying $1200 a month, for a bunk bed in San Francisco's Tenderloin?
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