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Brake disc with saddles and shoals close-up on the used car
Brake disc with saddles and shoals close-up on the used car (Photo credit: Bespaliy)
Bob Butler
February 26, 2018 - 9:47 pm
AutoNation, one of the largest auto retailers in the United States, has agreed to pay more than 2-million dollars in fines for improperly disposing hazardous waste. KCBS Radio’s Bob Butler reports the company, which operates 12 popular auto dealerships in Alameda and Santa Clara counties, is also...
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Chinese President Xi Jinping
(Second left, front) Chinese President Xi Jinping (Photo credit: Xinhua/Sipa USA)
Margie Shafer
February 26, 2018 - 4:05 pm
KCBS Radio’s Margie Schafer spoke with Robert Daly, Director of the Kissinger Institute on China and the U.S. at the Wilson Center.
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Gunn High School Student Protest
Gunn High School Student Protest (Photo credit: Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio)
Matt Bigler
February 26, 2018 - 10:38 am
Anyone with a teenager in the house knows how busy high school students can be. But some teens are now making room in their schedules for political activism in the wake of the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida...
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Blood and bullets
Rebecca Corral
February 26, 2018 - 9:39 am
One thing that's been largely missing from the national debate on gun safety... is what really happens when a high velocity bullet tears into a body. KCBS Radio's Rebecca Corral spoke with a trauma surgeon to learn more...
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Sen. Dianne Feinstein
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (Photo credit: Chuck Kennedy/MCT/Sipa USA)
Phil Matier
February 26, 2018 - 8:50 am
The California Democratic Party did not give out many endorsements for the upcoming November elections. KCBS Radio, KPIX-5, and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier talks about who failed to get endorsed and why.
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Workplace Sexual Harassment
Workplace Sexual Harassment (Photo credit: Katarzyna Bialasiewicz)
Melissa Culross
February 25, 2018 - 1:55 pm
The #MeToo movement is shining a spotlight on sexual harassment, including such harassment in the workplace. KCBS Radio's Melissa Culross takes a look at how workplace harassment allegations are investigated...
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PBS series "Antique Roadshow"
PBS series "Antique Roadshow" (Photo credit: Janet Blackmon Morgan/Myrtle Beach Sun-News/MCT/Sipa USA)
Melissa Culross
February 25, 2018 - 11:14 am
Longtime supporter of the Magic Theater, San Francisco architect John Marx spoke with KCBS Radio anchor Melissa Culross about arts funding...
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Student Protests
Student Protests (Photo credit: Darin Oswald/Idaho Statesman/TNS)
Melissa Culross
February 24, 2018 - 2:58 pm
Elite universities are assuring students that their admission prospects won't be hurt if they participate in responsible protests. KCBS Radio's Melissa Culross reports...
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Mobile Twitter User
Larry Magid
February 22, 2018 - 2:22 pm
Twitter is following through on a promise to delete fake accounts but the move has some conservatives crying foul. KCBS Radio's Technology Analyst Larry Magid says that many far right Twitter users have lost thousands of followers, and are feeling targeted.
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Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House
Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House
Bob Butler
February 21, 2018 - 5:59 pm
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said she's hopeful recent events may break the log-jam in Congress. KCBS Radio's Bob Butler reports President Trump has hinted he may be willing to consider new legislation.
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