Students

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Margie Shafer
February 09, 2019 - 8:30 am
In a reflection of just how dire the state’s housing crisis has become for its young residents, a Palo Alto legislator has proposed allowing community college students to sleep overnight in their cars in school parking lots.
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Attorney General Xavier Becerra
Attorney General Xavier Becerra (Photo credit: Julia Cheever)
June 14, 2018 - 4:52 pm
The California Attorney General announced that the state has reached a settlement of $67 million in loan forgiveness for 35,000 students who took out private loans to attend programs of the now-defunct Corinthian Colleges...
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Self defense - aiming pepper spray
(Photo credit: Markus Schnessl)
May 10, 2018 - 11:44 am
School officials notified emergency medical services and the San Jose Fire Department to report a foreign smell in a biology classroom around 3 p.m.
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Teacher sitting with high school students using tablets
Jenna Lane
April 12, 2018 - 5:36 pm
A San Francisco school has so many homeless families that it’s considering opening one of its gyms as an overnight shelter for them. KCBS Radio's Jenna Lane reports on the idea that could become reality as soon as this fall -- if the city funds it and parents approve.
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Students eating green apples (Photo credit: Syda Productions)
February 27, 2018 - 9:44 pm
With college textbook prices through the roof and tuition and fees on a steady incline, families and students are facing some tough decisions. KCBS Radio's Scott Lettieri reports on a Bay Area food bank that's doing its part to keep students from having to chose between nutrition for the brain or...
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Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives
Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives (Photo credit: Anthony Behar/Sipa USA)
Bob Butler
February 21, 2018 - 5:59 pm
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said she's hopeful recent events may break the log-jam in Congress. KCBS Radio's Bob Butler reports President Trump has hinted he may be willing to consider new legislation.
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