Politics

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Protesters Plan To Block Google, Apple & Facebook Shuttle Buses In Oakland Friday

The symbolic move is intended to show disdain over the growing income disparity in Oakland which critics largely blame on the tech industry in Silicon Valley.

14 hours ago

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Now That Chipotle Is GMO-Free, Will More Restaurant Chains Follow Suit?

Chipotle says it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food.

16 hours ago

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GOP Budget Targets Boosts War Spending, Takes Aim At Affordable Care Act

House and Senate GOP negotiators are sealing agreement on a budget blueprint that would enable Republicans to more easily target the Affordable Care Act while delivering an almost $40 billion budget boost to the Pentagon.

17 hours ago

People walk through the ruins of Bhaktapur's Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on the outskirts of Kathmandu. (PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP/Getty Images)

How To Help Victims Of Quake-Ravaged Nepal Desperately In Need

The massive earthquake centered in Nepal has killed more than 3,900 people and the number continues to rise. Here are some of the organizations that are already in the region and working with the victims who are desperately in need of help:

18 hours ago

A message left on the Heald College campus window in Milpitas. (CBS)

‘Single Moms,’ Bay Area Classmates Put Heald College On Notice: ‘U Failed Us’

Some former Bay Area college students are trying to figure out what to do next after learning this weekend that there would be no class anytime soon at Heald College, WyoTech or other educational institutions run by Corinthians College.

19 hours ago

Mud Cracks

California’s Central Valley Sinking Faster Than Ever Before As Farmers Drill For Water During Drought

California’s Central Valley is sinking at a rate never before seen during the state’s historic drought, and farmers are shouldering some of the blame for the damage that sinking is causing.

04/26/2015

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After More Than 100 Years, San Francisco’s Shreve & Company Jeweler Priced Out Of Union Square Building Bearing Its Name

After more than 100 years doing business in the same spot, San Francisco jeweler Shreve & Company has been priced out of the building bearing its name.

04/26/2015

California’s Drought Won’t Stop Multi-Billion Dollar Salmon Restoration Project On Dried-Up River

A multi-billion dollar project to bring salmon back to a dried-up section of California’s second-longest river is moving forward despite the state’s historic drought.

04/26/2015

Tom Del Beccaro

In KPIX Interview, Former California GOP Chairman Launches Campaign For U.S. Senate

Tom Del Beccaro, former chairman of the California Republican Party, announced on KPIX Sunday that he’s launching a longshot bid to succeed Barbara Boxer as California’s next U.S. senator

04/26/2015

A gathering in San Francisco City Hall to mark 100 years since the Armenian genocide on April 24, 2015. (CBS)

Armenian Community Gathers At San Francisco City Hall To Mark 100 Years Since Genocide

Lines wrapped around the block outside San Francisco City Hall on Friday night as people marked 100 years since the Armenian genocide. City Hall was packed, not for a gala or celebration, but a remembrance.

04/24/2015