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AP News
November 22, 2019 - 8:15 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Friday told people to avoid romaine lettuce grown in Salinas, California, because of another food poisoning outbreak. The notice comes almost exactly one year after a similar outbreak led to a blanket warning about romaine. Officials urged Americans not to...
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FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2018, file photo, customers line up inside the Harborside cannabis dispensary in Oakland, Calif. California is increasing business tax rates on legal marijuana, a move that stunned struggling companies that have been pleading with the state to do just the opposite. Hefty marijuana taxes that can approach 50 percent in some communities have been blamed for pushing shoppers into California's tax-free illegal market, which is thriving. Industry analysts estimate that $3 are spent in the illegal market for every $1 in the legal one. (AP Photo/Terry Chea, file)
AP News
November 22, 2019 - 2:58 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California is increasing business tax rates on legal marijuana, a move that stunned struggling companies that have been pleading with the state to do just the opposite. Hefty marijuana taxes that can approach 50 percent in some communities have been blamed for pushing shoppers...
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Four people were killed and several wounded in a shooting at a home rented through Airbnb for an unauthorized party on Oct. 31, 2019.
Doug Sovern/ KCBS Radio
All News KCBS Radio
November 22, 2019 - 9:45 am
Federal agents arrested "suspects" for the mass shooting in Orinda on Halloween that claimed five lives, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives announced .
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 A view of the eastern span of the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Bridge on May 18, 2015 in San Francisco.
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All News KCBS Radio
November 22, 2019 - 9:07 am
Multiple lanes of the Bay Bridge will be closed in both directions on Saturday and Sunday nights, according to Caltrans.
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 A man dressed as Santa Claus rides a motorcycle in Union Square on December 14, 2012 in San Francisco.
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Bob Pryor
November 22, 2019 - 2:47 am
The Bay Area is getting into the holiday spirit with the festive lighting of Christmas decorations at the Embarcadero Center on Friday evening in San Francisco. There will be a carnival and fireworks display as part of the event. In the East Bay, the WizardWorld pop-culture convention takes place...
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Margie Shafer
November 21, 2019 - 5:05 pm
The threat of wildfires at any time of year in the Bay Area has forced officials to impose tighter air quality restrictions that could affect many homeowners.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
November 21, 2019 - 3:59 pm
The California Supreme Court has struck down a law that aimed to force President Donald Trump to release his tax returns in order to qualify for the presidential ballot.
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Teaser image for Tesla's upcoming Cybertruck pickup
Elon Musk
Jennifer Hodges
November 21, 2019 - 3:12 pm
Tesla will unveil its long-anticipated all-electric pickup truck, the “Cybertruck” at an event in Los Angeles Thursday night.
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Folsom police Officers Eric Baade, left, and Daren Prociw, right, of the mounted enforcement detail, ride their horses across the exposed lake bed at Folsom Lake, Jan. 21, 2014 in Folsom, Calif.
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Holly Quan
November 21, 2019 - 1:29 pm
Despite a winter storm forecast to hit the Bay Area soon, California may be headed for another drought.
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A BART passenger was fatally stabbed in South Hayward on Nov. 19, 2019.
Bob Butler/KCBS Radio
All News KCBS Radio
November 21, 2019 - 8:33 am
The BART passenger accused of fatally stabbing another rider on a train had recently walked away from a San Leandro hospital and was considered to be missing. Jermaine Brim, 39, of Sacramento, was listed as a missing person who was at-risk before police said he slashed another man Tuesday near the...
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