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In this Aug. 6, 2018, file photo, Luke Perry poses for a portrait during the 2018 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif.
(Photo credit: Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
March 04, 2019 - 10:39 am
A publicist for Luke Perry says the "Riverdale" and "Beverly Hills, 90210" star has died. He was 52.
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March 29, 2018; Sacramento, CA, USA; Activists take to the streets of Sacramento to protest the death of Stephon Clark.
Jason Bean-USA TODAY Sports
KCBS Radio Morning News
March 04, 2019 - 10:03 am
The brother of an unarmed black man fatally shot last year by two Sacramento police officers called on the state attorney general's office to prosecute the cops now that local authorities declined to pursue a case . Stevante Clark also criticized the Sacramento district attorney for releasing...
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San Francisco Giants CEO Larry Baer
John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports
KCBS Radio Morning News
March 04, 2019 - 8:01 am
Larry Baer, the San Francisco Giants CEO, will take a leave of absence from the team after a recording showed him have a physical altercation with his wife in a San Francisco park last week.
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Hanoi. Trump said he walked away from his second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un because Kim demanded the U.S. lift all of its sanctions, a claim that North Korea's delegation called a rare news conference in the middle of the night to deny. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci, File)
March 04, 2019 - 12:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has raised the possibility that a congressional hearing Democrats arranged with his former personal attorney may have contributed to the lack of results of his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Trump left the summit in Vietnam with the North...
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Salena Manni, the fiancee of Stephon Clark, who was shot and killed by Sacramento police in 2018, cries as she discusses the decision to not file charges against the two officers involved, during a news conference in Sacramento, Calif., Saturday, March 2, 2019. Sacramento County District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert announced that Officers Terrance Mercadal and Jared Robinet did not break any laws when they shot Clark after the 22-year-old vandalism suspect ran from them into his grandparents' backyard. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 02, 2019 - 9:32 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Two Sacramento police officers won't face criminal charges for the fatal shooting of a black man following a chase that ended in his grandparents' yard and started a series of angry protests that roiled California's capital city, the county's top prosecutor announced...
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FILE-In this Thursday, June 14, 2012 file photo, James Stern of Jackson, Miss., at a news conference in Jackson, Miss. One of the largest and oldest neo-Nazi groups in the U.S. appears to have an unlikely new leader: Stern, a black activist who has vowed to dismantle it. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
March 02, 2019 - 2:34 pm
MORENO VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A black activist said he has taken the helm of what has been billed as one of the nation's largest neo-Nazi groups to put it out of business. Corporate records show James Stern of Moreno Valley, California, is now president of the National Socialist Movement. He...
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FILE - In this May 2, 2015 file photo, Jerry Lee Lewis performs at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in New Orleans. Rock ’n’ roll pioneer Lewis is recovering after a minor stroke, but he’s expected to make a full recovery. A statement from his publicist says the 83-year-old Rock & Roll Hall of Famer had the stroke Thursday night, Feb. 28, 2019, and is recuperating in Memphis. (Photo by John Davisson/Invision/AP, File)
March 01, 2019 - 7:09 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rock 'n' roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis is recovering after a minor stroke, but he's expected to make a full recovery. A statement from his publicist says the 83-year-old Rock & Roll Hall of Famer had a stroke Thursday night and is recuperating in Memphis. His publicist,...
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UC-Berkeley police want to arrest this unnamed suspect seen punching a conservative activist on campus.
UC-Berkeley
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
March 01, 2019 - 6:14 pm
UC-Berkeley's police department announced that officers had arrested the suspect who was recorded punching a volunteer with a conservative student group last month. Zachary Greenberg was apprehended on Friday afternoon, university police said, after the Alameda County district attorney's office...
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San Francisco Giants CEO Larry Baer
John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
March 01, 2019 - 3:06 pm
Larry Baer, the San Francisco Giants chief executive, was recorded in a physical altercation with his wife at a plaza in the city's Hayes Valley neighborhood.
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In this Dec. 13, 2017 file photo, Peter Frampton attends the 2017 Ripple of Hope Awards in New York. Doctors at Johns Hopkins University hope to raise awareness and funds for research following Frampton’s announcement that he has a rare muscular disease.
(Photo credit: Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)
February 28, 2019 - 10:10 pm
Doctors at Johns Hopkins University hope to raise awareness and funds for research following famed guitarist Peter Frampton's announcement that he has a rare muscular disease.
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