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Cable Car, Market Street SF
Scott Lettieri
October 15, 2019 - 10:24 am
San Francisco's plan to close a large stretch of Market Street to private vehicles is moving closer to becoming reality.
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he Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) logo is displayed on a sign in front of the PG&E Service Center on January 15, 2019 in San Rafael, California.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 15, 2019 - 10:10 am
PG&E is trying to emerge from an avalanche of public criticism about last week's power outage by emphasizing that there were no major wildfires in its territory despite a red-flag warning. "First and most important, during the Public Safety Power Shutoff, there were no catastrophic wildfires...
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e "Painted People" of San Francisco and New York, dance while wearing only paint for clothing September 2, 2000 at the15th annual Burning Man festival in the Black Rock Desert near Gerlach, Nevada.
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Kim Wonderley
October 15, 2019 - 9:30 am
Nothing can replicate the experience of attending Burning Man in person. However, there is an art exhibit open now in the Bay Area that is sure to dazzle festival participants and those who are merely Burning Man-curious. Kim Wonderley has the details in the Road Report . Burning Man has been a...
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Leonardo Urena celebrates winning $15,000 and a stay in a Ritz Carlton after winning the heaviest pumpkin contest in Half Moon Bay on Oct. 14, 2019 with a specimen weighing 2,175 pounds.
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Carrie Hodousek
October 15, 2019 - 8:53 am
The winner of the 2019 World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay is from the Bay Area and presented a specimen weighing 2,175 pounds.
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Seismic Earthquake or Lie Detector Test
KCBS Radio Overnight News
October 15, 2019 - 3:02 am
(KCBS Radio) - A 4.5 earthquake shook the Bay Area at 10:35 p.m. Monday. The USGS says the epicenter was in Pleasant Hill and was 14.6 km below the surface, or about 9 miles. It was felt in all nine Bay Area counties and the USGS says Californians reported feeling the quake all the way east to...
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Travelers sit on a bench at San Francisco International Airport on September 09, 2019 in San Francisco, California.
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Kim Wonderley
October 14, 2019 - 2:27 pm
Flying in and out of SFO can be stressful. If you have an early morning flight, it may behoove you to spend the night at an hotel near the airport. Kim Wonderley takes a closer look at your options in this version of the Road Report . Staying at an airport hotel may not seem terribly sexy, but it...
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 Traffic moves across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge on September 17, 2019 in Mill Valley, California.
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Margie Shafer
October 14, 2019 - 1:43 pm
A new walking and biking path is scheduled to open on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge this fall. “Sometime in November, they’re targeting,” said Bike East Bay Advocacy Director Dave Campbell. “We’re feeling more encouraged about the timing of that.” Bike East Bay has been working on the path with...
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Matt Bigler
October 14, 2019 - 10:49 am
Native American activists in San Francisco mark Indigenous Peoples Day and the 50th Anniversary of the Indians of All Tribes Occupation of Alcatraz.
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athy Sanchez bartends at The Town Square bar where the lights are out on October 10, 2019 in Sonoma, California.
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Jeffrey Schaub
October 14, 2019 - 8:48 am
The California Public Utilities Commission will be investigating PG&E’s massive power outage last week, according to state Senator Jerry Hill. Hill (D-San Mateo), a frequent critic of the huge gas and electric company, said the intentional blackouts affecting parts of Northern California to the...
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State lawmakers have approved a fee that would impose a fee to drive on Lombard Street in San Francisco.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 14, 2019 - 8:19 am
There will be no toll for drivers using San Francisco's popular crooked street. A plan to impose an unprecedented reservation and fee system on Lombard Street was vetoed by Governor Gavin Newsom. In rejecting the bill, Newsom said he wants to keep the street accessible to everyone regardless of...
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