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The Cliff House overlooks Ocean Beach in San Francisco.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
March 18, 2019 - 9:38 am
Authorities used a helicopter to save a surfer stranded on the rocks north of Ocean Beach in San Francisco on Sunday afternoon.
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California Highway Patrol CHP (Photo credit: Michael Ludwig)
KCBS Radio Morning News
March 18, 2019 - 8:34 am
A woman riding in a car on I-580 near Livermore was shot on Sunday afternoon, which came a day after a woman was shot and killed while driving on Highway 4 in Concord.
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A mourner lights a candle during a vigil to commemorate victims of Friday's shooting, outside the Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, March 18, 2019. Three days after Friday's attack, New Zealand's deadliest shooting in modern history, relatives were anxiously waiting for word on when they can bury their loved ones. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
March 18, 2019 - 6:08 am
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — They came together as one, more than 1,000 students from rival Christchurch schools and different religions, joining voices to honor the 50 lives lost in a massacre that has deeply wounded the cozy New Zealand city. In a park across from the Al Noor mosque, where...
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FILE - In this May 27, 2007 file photo, Dick Dale, known as "The King of the Surf Guitar," performs at B.B. King Blues Club in New York. Dale has died at age 81. His former bassist Sam Bolle says Dale passed away Saturday night, March 16, 2019. No other details were available. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
March 17, 2019 - 5:12 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dick Dale, whose pounding, blaringly loud power-chord instrumentals on songs like "Miserlou" and "Let's Go Trippin'" earned him the title King of the Surf Guitar, has died at age 83. His former bassist Sam Bolle says Dick Dale passed away Saturday night. No other details were...
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Former Vice President Joe Biden greets members of the audience after speaking to the International Association of Firefighters at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, amid growing expectations he'll soon announce he's running for president. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
March 17, 2019 - 3:04 am
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Did Joe Biden accidentally reveal his plans to run for the White House? Or was it just another slip of the tongue by the former vice president with a reputation for veering off script? In a keynote speech at a dinner for the Delaware Democratic Party, Biden boasted Saturday that...
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President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
March 16, 2019 - 10:46 am
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump played down any threat posed by white nationalism after the gunman accused of the New Zealand mosque massacre called the president "a symbol of renewed white identity." Trump, whose own previous responses to the movement have drawn scrutiny, expressed sympathy...
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Two gray whales were recently stranded in the San Francisco Bay, according to the Marine Mammal Center.
Marine Mammal Center
Melissa Culross
March 15, 2019 - 8:07 pm
An unusually high number of gray whales have recently been observed in the San Francisco Bay, but two of the marine mammals died last week.
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A departure sign at an airport.
Alexey Novikov | Dreamstime.com
Kim Wonderley
March 15, 2019 - 2:51 pm
Nervous flyers may need look no further than at the screen of their smartphone for a little airborne relief.
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Carrie Hodousek
March 15, 2019 - 10:41 am
A San Francisco Catholic Church is reeling after burglars stole church records dating back to the late 1800s.
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Three homes were damaged by a fire on Bethel Island in eastern Contra Costa County on March 14, 2019.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
March 15, 2019 - 9:42 am
A fast-moving fire burned three homes on remote Bethel Island last night in eastern Contra Costa County on Thursday night.
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