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SAN FRANCISCO - JULY 05: Commuters walk off of a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train July 5, 2005 in San Francisco, California. With a strike deadline looming at the end of the July 5, BART management and union representatives are trying to hammer out a c
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
January 16, 2019 - 3:10 pm
The Civic Center BART station in downtown San Francisco closed Wednesday afternoon because of flooding on the platform.
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Matt Bigler
January 16, 2019 - 2:46 pm
The Raiders might play the 2019 season in Oakland despite acrimony with city officials over their planned move to Las Vegas. Team owner Mark Davis and members of the Oakland Alameda County Coliseum Authority plan to resume negotiations on Friday, according to a Bay Area News Group report. The...
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In this image made from a pool video by KSTP-TV, Jake Thomas Patterson, 21, who is accused of abducting 13-year-old Jayme Closs and holding her captive for three months, makes his initial court appearance Monday, Jan 14, 2019, via video feed from the Barron County jail during his bond hearing in Barron, Wis. Judge James Babler set his bail at $5 million. (KSTP-TV via AP, Pool)
January 16, 2019 - 1:37 pm
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Defense attorneys for the man accused of kidnapping a Wisconsin teenager and killing her parents acknowledged Wednesday that they're starting the case at a disadvantage after their client gave detectives a detailed confession and said they're not sure he can get a fair trial in...
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San Francisco Police Department via AP, File
January 16, 2019 - 12:38 pm
A Mexican man who touched off a fierce immigration debate over his role in the shooting death of a woman walking on a San Francisco pier is seeking to overturn his felony gun possession conviction. It was the only charge he was found guilty of after a jury acquitted him of murder.
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Vacaville police department
January 16, 2019 - 10:12 am
Authorities say a stabbing suspect who was shot by a Fairfield police officer on Monday has died of his injuries. Nathaniel Holland, 37, was accused of stabbing a woman and her teenage daughter and then setting their house on fire in Vacaville. Holland was hiding in a creek bed when officers found...
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KCBS Radio Morning News
January 16, 2019 - 8:35 am
The United States Geological Survey downgraded the magnitude of an early morning earthquake that rattled the Bay Area on Wednesday to 3.4 from 3.7. The quake on the Hayward Fault was centered near the junction of state Highway 24 and 13 in Oakland at 4:42 a.m. The USGS received reports from people...
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SFO
Matt Bigler
January 16, 2019 - 8:01 am
Travelers from around the world may someday see the name "Edwin Lee" emblazoned somewhere at the International Terminal of San Francisco International Airport. The San Francisco Airport Commission is searching for a way to honor San Francisco's late mayor , who died suddenly in office in December...
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Dreamstime
Jeffrey Schaub
January 15, 2019 - 8:00 pm
A coalition of parents, educators and civil rights advocates are urging San Rafael's Dixie School District to change its name.
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Margie Shafer
January 15, 2019 - 7:16 pm
Bay Area residents mourned the death of Broadway icon Carol Channing, who grew up in San Francisco and started her stage career here. She died today at the age of 97.
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In this image made from a pool video by KSTP-TV, Jake Thomas Patterson, 21, who is accused of abducting 13-year-old Jayme Closs and holding her captive for three months, makes his initial court appearance Monday, Jan 14, 2019, via video feed from the Barron County jail during his bond hearing in Barron, Wis. Judge James Babler set his bail at $5 million. (KSTP-TV via AP, Pool)
January 15, 2019 - 4:27 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The criminal complaint charging a Wisconsin man with abducting 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents laid out the case in detail and offered a possible road map for how prosecutors will seek a conviction in the girl's 88-day ordeal. The 12-page complaint against Jake...
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