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Mike Colgan
March 06, 2019 - 2:54 pm
A new study has identified some SUV's and American-made cars as the most likely to reach 200,000 miles for Bay Area drivers.
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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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Jennifer Hodges
March 06, 2019 - 2:12 pm
A San Jose middle school may change its name because of its connection to California's first governor, a politician who promoted racist and xenophobic policies.
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The Fremont police department added an all-electric Tesla to its fleet of patrol cars.
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Matt Bigler
March 06, 2019 - 12:15 pm
An all-electric Tesla made its debut today as part of the Fremont Police Department's fleet of patrol cars.
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Items ruined by recent flooding of the Russian River are piling up around Guerneville.
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Holly Quan
March 06, 2019 - 11:04 am
There are some acute needs for people who survived the Russian River flood in Sonoma County. Here are a few ways you can help.
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Bambi Larson, 59, was found murdered in her San Jose home, according to police.
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Mike Colgan
March 05, 2019 - 10:01 pm
The unsolved murder of a 59-year-old woman who was found dead in her home last week has left residents in the normally quiet neighborhood worried about security.
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March 05, 2019 - 3:28 pm
Old couches, appliances, bookshelves and toys are piling up everywhere you look in Guerneville. They're part of the roughly $155 million in damages across the county caused by the rising waters. http://bit.ly/KCBSGuernevilleDebris
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Three Babes Bakeshop fears it may have to make cutbacks because the owners fear they will not be repaid by bankrupt startup Munchery.
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Scott Lettieri
March 05, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Dozens of Bay Area small businesses have been left high and dry by Munchery, the once vaunted meal kit delivery service that filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy this week.
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UC-Berkeley police want to arrest this unnamed suspect seen punching a conservative activist on campus.
KCBS Radio Midday News
March 05, 2019 - 2:05 pm
Authorities filed multiple charges on Tuesday against the man they say was recorded punching a conservative activist on UC-Berkeley's campus last month.
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State Attorney General Xavier Becerra announces on March  5, 2019 that he will not file charges against two Sacramento police officers who fatally shot Stephon Clark.
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Doug Sovern
March 05, 2019 - 12:33 pm
The two Sacramento police officers who fatally shot Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man, did not break any laws, according to state Attorney General Xavier Becerra.
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Bambi Larson of San Jose
KCBS Radio Midday News
March 05, 2019 - 11:09 am
The San Jose woman who was found murdered in her home last week died from "sharp force injuries" to her "neck and torso," the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office told KCBS Radio on Tuesday.
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