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FILE- In this March 27, 2019, file photo, Jake Patterson appears for a hearing at the Barron County Justice Center, in Barron, Wis. Patterson could spend the rest of his life behind bars for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents after his sentencing hearing Friday, May 24. Patterson pleaded guilty in March to two counts of intentional homicide and one count of kidnapping. He admitted to abducting Jayme after killing her parents, James and Denise Closs, in October. (T'xer Zhon Kha/The Post-Crescent via AP, Pool)
May 24, 2019 - 3:31 pm
A Wisconsin man could spend the rest of his life behind bars for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents. Twenty-one-year-old Jake Patterson pleaded guilty in March to two counts of intentional homicide and one count of kidnapping. He admitted to abducting Jayme after killing her...
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May 24, 2019 - 2:15 pm
Former 49er Jeremy Newberry has found that farming can be a lot harder than blocking a blitzing linebacker. After a rains imperiled his new cherry crop, someone ripped out 2,000 trees at his orchard.
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 27: San Francisco police cars sit parked in front of the Hall of Justice on February 27, 2014 in San Francisco, California. A federal grand jury has indicted five San Francisco police officers and one former officer in two cas
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KCBS Radio Morning News
May 24, 2019 - 11:41 am
San Francisco police have arrested suspects in connection with a dismembered body that was discovered this week in a city home.
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Downtown San Jose
Matt Bigler
May 24, 2019 - 10:12 am
A plan to increase security at San Jose City Hall is getting heavy pushback from local activists. Some city leaders have proposed installing metal detectors outside of the council chambers after a protest in December revealed what they call an oversight in the building’s security.
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President Donald Trump delivers a statement in the Rose Garden of the White House, Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 24, 2019 - 6:50 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new Trump administration rule would roll back sex discrimination protection for transgender people in health services. In the proposed rule issued Friday, the Health and Human Services Department says laws banning sex discrimination in health care don't apply to people's "gender...
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President Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr shake hands during a Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor presentation ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 22, 2019.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
May 24, 2019 - 5:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has granted Attorney General William Barr new powers to review and potentially release classified information related to the origins of the Russia investigation, a move aimed at accelerating Barr's inquiry into whether U.S. officials improperly surveilled...
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The Bay Bridge.
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Bob Pryor
May 24, 2019 - 3:07 am
It's the unofficial start of summer this weekend with the Memorial Day holiday. What better way to finalize your plans than by consulting KCBS Radio's indispensable Major Timesaver report? Every Friday, traffic reporter Bob Pryor publishes this guide to the weekend's biggest events and offers tips...
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Bird e-scooters in San Jose.
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Carrie Hodousek
May 23, 2019 - 8:12 pm
A new study from the Mineta Transportation Institution at San Jose State finds there aren’t any definitive regulations for riders of e-scooters and other devices.
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Mineta San Jose International Airport
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Mike Colgan
May 23, 2019 - 7:33 pm
Mineta San Jose International Airport is adding six more gates. They are scheduled to be revealed at a grand opening next month.
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The remains of gray whale were found at Point Reyes National Seashore.
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Jeffrey Schaub
May 23, 2019 - 7:27 pm
Another dead grey whale has washed up on a Bay Area beach, this time at Point Reyes National Seashore. It is the 13th to die in the region this year.
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