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Central Valley School Vandalized With Pro-Trump Graffiti On Cinco De MayoA high school in the Central Valley was vandalized with presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s name, along with campaign slogans on Cinco de Mayo.
Glitch Takes Down Oakland Police Radio System, Computer DispatchThe Oakland Police radio system failed Thursday afternoon, and it isn't the first time. It has a rocky history, at times leaving officers unable to communicate with each other during emergencies.
Famed Pierre The Penguin Dies At Academy Of SciencesA San Francisco penguin who gained famed when he was forced to sport a wetsuit and also starred in a children's book has died at the age off 33.
Elon Musk's SpaceX Launches Satellite, Lands Rocket At Sea For 2nd TimeFor the second month in a row, the aerospace upstart SpaceX landed a rocket on an ocean platform early Friday, this time following the successful launch of a Japanese communications satellite.
Gilroy Schools Sued Over Handling Of Sexual Harassment Case Involving Ex-TeacherA lawsuit filed Thursday against the Gilroy Unified School District alleges school authorities failed to protect children from an ex-high school teacher accused of sending sexually explicit text messages to a girl.
Sleep Mask Uses Light Therapy To Battle Jet Lag, Irregular SleepResearchers at Stanford and at a Menlo Park startup have come up with a wearable device that appears to limit the effects of jet lag.

Sports Headlines & Scores

Sharks Fall To Predators In Triple OT, Series Tied 2-2The Predators beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3, the longest game in Nashville franchise history.
Giants Give Up 13 Runs In 5th, Lose To RockiesNolan Arenado and Trevor Story each homered and drove in three runs, and the Colorado Rockies set a franchise record with a 13-run fifth inning in a 17-7 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday night.
Oakland Native Marshawn Lynch Officially Retires From NFLThe Seattle Seahawks placed running back Marshawn Lynch on the NFL's reserve/retired list on Thursday.
How I'd Bet $100 On The Kentucky DerbyHandicappers will call Nyquist - the favorite in this Saturday’s Kentucky Derby - a bad bet because he will offer little value at odds that could go as low as 2-1.
Curry Held Out Of Practice; Out For Game 3Stephen Curry did not practice Thursday with the Golden State Warriors and is unlikely to play in Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals at Portland.
Caitlyn Jenner To Pose Nude For Sports Illustrated CoverShe will reportedly be wearing "nothing but an American flag and her Olympic medal"...

Politics

Central Valley School Vandalized With Pro-Trump Graffiti On Cinco De MayoA high school in the Central Valley was vandalized with presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s name, along with campaign slogans on Cinco de Mayo.
San Francisco Sues Academy Of Art University Over Non-Permitted PropertiesAfter a KPIX 5 investigation into the Academy of Art University, San Francisco is filing a lawsuit alleging unfair business practices.
Cupertino Mayor Wants Apple To Be A Better NeighborThe mayor of Cupertino is feeling the bite of Apple and wants the tech giant to be a better neighbor.
911 Dispatchers In San Francisco Fight For ‘Junk Food’ LoopholeWhile San Francisco is talking about banning sugary treats in vending machines on city property, one group city workers fought back and got a special exemption.
East Bay Rep. DeSaulnier Reveals Leukemia DiagnosisA longtime East Bay politician announced Thursday that he has been battling a chronic form of leukemia.
Jamba Juice Moving Headquarters From Emeryville To TexasKnown for their fruit smoothies, Jamba Juice announced Thursday that it plans to move the company’s headquarters from the Bay Area to a suburb of Dallas, Texas.

KPIX 5 Original Reports

Sleep Mask Uses Light Therapy To Battle Jet Lag, Irregular SleepResearchers at Stanford and at a Menlo Park startup have come up with a wearable device that appears to limit the effects of jet lag.
Fines Over Permits Piling Up For Academy Of Art In San FranciscoIf you live or work in San Francisco, it's hard to miss the Academy of Art.
LSD Micro-Doses Unleash Creativity, Problem-Solving For Bay Area ProfessionalsA growing number of Bay Area professionals are taking tiny doses of LSD to ramp up their job performance and stoke their problem-solving abilities.
Scavengers May Be Only People Profiting In Current Recycling MarketIn the dead of night, five nights a week, a man we'll call "Daniel" goes to work at a San Francisco Dumpster.
Weight Of Cheap Commodities Crushing North Bay Recycling CompanyFor 60 years, Joe Garbarino has been moving Marin’s trash, and for many of those years he could do it at a healthy profit. Not any more.
Bay Area Woman Survives Terrifying Free Fall From Zip Line In MexicoA Bay Area woman is recovering from what she describes as a harrowing near death escape while zip lining in Mexico.

From The KCBS Newsroom

Marijuana Legalization Gets Early Support Among Bay Area VotersA majority of Bay Area residents polled support Lt. Governor Newsom's state initiative to legalize the recreational use of marijuana.
$10K Reward Offered In 2013 Berkeley Hills MurderUC Berkeley police are offering a $10,000 reward for information in the 2013 murder of an aspiring paramedic at a lookout on Grizzly Peak, the victim’s family said Wednesday.
Massive Wind Farm Project May Be Allowed To Kill Eagles Without Breaking LawThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to seek public comments on whether to allow what could be the biggest wind farm in the U.S. to kill a limited number of bald and golden eagles without breaking the law, the agency announced Wednesday.
$5 Adoptions! Big Dogs Piling Up At East Bay Animal SheltersBig dogs are creating crowded conditions at Contra Costa County animal shelters, and shelter officials are hoping some animal lovers will take advantage of a special offer to adopt them.
Hulu To Live-Stream Sports, News In 2017Hulu will offer a live-streaming service in 2017 that will offer a mix of cable and broadcast programming as well as news, sports and events.
Cheese Overload: U.S. Sitting On 1.2 Billion PoundsAn abundance of milk in Europe, combined with high demand in the United States is adding up to a cheese surplus in America.

Eye On The Bay

Best Mother's Day Spa Deals In the Bay AreaMother's Day offers the perfect opportunity to thank hard-working moms by treating them to a day at the spa. Here are five of the best day spa deals around the Bay perfect for a little Mother's Day indulgence.
Best Open Mic Comedy Shows In San FranciscoSan Francisco is no stranger to comedy. Open mic nights are one of the best ways to see new talent and get a good laugh or grumble. Here are some of the best open mic comedy shows in San Francisco that will get you laughing without the expensive cover charge.
Best Wine Tasting Bars In San FranciscoSan Francisco wine bars are welcoming spots offering enjoyment beyond pure wine tasting. Most wine bars highlight their kitchens as well, pairing cheese plates, flatbreads and tapas with wine recommendations. Monthly wine events enhance the wine bar experience.
Best Ways To Celebrate National Star Wars Day In The Bay AreaSan Francisco Bay Area connections to Lucasfilms and Star Wars runs deep. Explore some of these connections on Star Wars Day, "always pass on what you have learned" and May the Fourth be with you.
Alice@97.3's Sarah & Vinnie Morning Show Celebrates 'Star Wars' DaySarah and Vinnie, Alice@97.3's morning show took things to another level! Check out their Star Wars videos using J.J. Abrams' Action Movie smart phone app...
Classic Southern Recipes For Your Next PartyLooking for a dash of southern flavor? Try these recipes from Mary Alice Monroe, author of "A Lowcountry Wedding."

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