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BART supervisor John O'Connor pulls a passenger from the tracks as a train speeds past in the Coliseum station on Nov. 3, 2019.
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Tim Ryan
November 04, 2019 - 11:22 am
A BART employee pulled a passenger to safety who'd fallen onto the tracks moments before a train sped through the Coliseum station Sunday. BART released video footage showing the astonishing rescue from the crowded platform. The rider stumbled on the yellow strip at the edge of the platform and...
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Bay Bridge
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All News KCBS Radio
November 01, 2019 - 8:47 am
A man in a silver SUV shot at another car near the Bay Bridge toll plaza Friday morning, police said. Eastbound traffic was stopped after a California Highway Patrol officer heard gunshots at 6:45 a.m. Scene at Bay Bridge toll plaza as authorities search for evidence. Shots fired, one car struck,...
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Four people were killed in a shooting a Halloween house party in Orinda, police said Nov. 1, 2019.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
November 01, 2019 - 6:02 am
Four people were killed by gunfire late Thursday night at a short-term rental home nestled on a quiet Orinda street, said Contra Costa County Sheriff's officials.
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All News KCBS Radio
November 01, 2019 - 5:58 am
Four people were killed in a shooting at a crowded Halloween party in the Orinda hills, police said Friday. Several other people were wounded, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's office. The ages of the victims and other details was not immediately available. I’m at the scene of a...
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Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday, increasingly celebrated in the U.S., in which family and friends gather to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died, paying homage to their spiritual journey.
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Bob Pryor
November 01, 2019 - 3:23 am
Day of the Dead festivals take center stage this weekend in Oakland’s Fruitvale Village, San Francisco’s Mission District, and San Rafael’s Canal neighborhood, all on Saturday. On Sunday, Cycle of Hope bicyclists will raise money for Habitat for Humanity via bike rides in the Peninsula and South...
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Halloween was the perfect day to get married for some couples in Martinez on Oct. 31, 2019.
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Carrie Hodousek
October 31, 2019 - 10:10 pm
Why have a traditional wedding on Halloween when you can make it memorable by dressing in costume? At the Contra Costa County Clerk’s Office in Martinez, there were couples who had nothing to fear when they tied the knot Thursday. The ghosts and spiderwebs that decorated the clerk's office didn't...
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San Jose police fatally shot a man they say had been carrying a gun on Oct. 31, 2019.
NBC Bay Area
All News KCBS Radio
October 31, 2019 - 5:05 pm
A man was fatally shot by San Jose police who responded to reports of an armed suspect Thursday, according to authorities. The shooting happened around 2:26 p.m. near the intersection of McKee and Jackson Avenue near Independence High School. Witnesses told NBC Bay Area that the man carried a rifle...
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Some pets and their owners were separated during the evacuations and road closures imposed during the Kincade Fire in Sonoma County in October 2019.
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Doug Sovern
October 31, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Two Chihuahuas, a chocolate lab and a cockatiel — those are the family members Linda Dillon packed in the car as she scrambled to get out of fire-threatened Healdsburg as the Kincade Fire raged in Sonoma County. She had to leave her 15 doves behind in their aviary amid the panic of the town’s...
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SF Officials Look To Decreases Car Break-ins
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Melissa Culross
October 31, 2019 - 3:31 pm
With auto burglaries at persistently high levels in San Francisco, officials are trying to crack down on the problem.
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Danny Care lifts a barbell during the England training and weights session held at Pennyhill Park on July 20, 2011 in Bagshot, England.
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Holly Quan
October 31, 2019 - 3:23 pm
A recent study conducted by researchers from Keele University in the UK and Long Island University Brooklyn suggests that swearing during physically extraneous tasks can boost your performance and may even help to manage pain. The secret to the surprising findings is all about distraction. “What we...
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