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Contra Costa Superior Courthouse, where jury trials resume after a 60 day freeze due to the coronavirus pandemic
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Melissa Culross
June 16, 2020 - 3:22 am
Researchers at University of California, Berkeley suggests that racial discrimination is an ongoing problem in the jury selection process in California. The study’s lead author spoke with KCBS Radio to explain.
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Doctor holds oxygen over ICU patient
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Holly Quan
April 13, 2020 - 8:32 am
There are encouraging numbers coming out of Bay Area ICUs. The state says Bay Area hospitals have seen a 13% drop in ICU patients since Tuesday and a 9.6% drop in overall hospitalizations.
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Kaiser Permanente Opens Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Station In San Francisco
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All News KCBS Radio
March 24, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Bay Area county health officials have launched an initiative to include both positive and negative coronavirus test results to better understand the pandemic's spread and curve.
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Classes canceled at Stanford University After Faculty Member Tests Positive For Coronavirus
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KCBS Radio Morning News
March 10, 2020 - 10:43 am
Universities and colleges across the Bay Area move classes online in response to growing concerns over the spread of coronavirus.
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Sather Gate entrance to the University of California, Berkeley. The UC Berkeley campus is located in Berkeley, CA, just outside of San Francisco.
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Bob Butler
February 04, 2020 - 4:40 pm
The city of Berkeley is considering banning cars on Telegraph Avenue near the UC Berkeley campus.
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A California Live Oak tree spreads its limbs across the golden grassy hills of California
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
November 07, 2019 - 4:38 pm
A deadly disease could mean the end for millions of oak trees stretching from the Bay Area to Baja California.
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 A shopper carries a shopping bag while walking in the Union Square district on February 27, 2018 in San Francisco, California.
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Matt Bigler
July 31, 2019 - 3:11 pm
A new study out of UC Berkeley finds about half of California workers have no retirement savings and experts are warning the state may be heading toward a retirement crisis. The study looked at private sector workers in California and found not only are they not saving enough for retirement, many...
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Traffic backs up on Interstate 80 at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge as the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) strike snarls the morning commute on October 21, 2013 in Oakland, California.
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Jeffrey Schaub
July 25, 2019 - 4:38 pm
UC Berkeley and U.S. Department of Energy researchers have teamed up to develop a new way to track black carbon, better known as soot, in and around West Oakland.
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Stern Hall at University of California, Berkeley is in a state of disrepair, according to students.
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Jeffrey Schaub
April 08, 2019 - 9:34 pm
Students residing at two UC- Berkeley residence halls say they are frightened and “grossed out” over a rat infestation.
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Paige Cornelius, a former Cal student, appeared on "The Today Show" to discuss her Facebook post accusing members of the football team of sexual harassment.
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Matt Bigler
March 28, 2019 - 1:36 pm
The former UC Berkeley student who made explosive sexual assault allegations against the Cal football team is now speaking out about what happened to her.
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