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New Technology Program Challenges Conventional Teaching

Many educators are taking a closer look at methods like Design Thinking as a teaching tool that can reach beyond the classroom by helping students build lifelong-thinking skills.

05/05/2015

Lucious, the 1-year-old Siberian Husky killed in a machete attack. (photo courtesy YourCentralValley.com)

Vicious Machete Attack On Dog Sparks Animal Abuse Rally In Merced

Dozens gathered in Merced to protest animal abuse after a Siberian Husky was tied to a fire hydrant and slashed by two men with machetes.

05/04/2015

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Why Napa Is The Best Place To Get Your Exercise This Weekend

KPIX 5 Morning Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers the questions you never get to ask on-air. Q: Roberta, heard you on KCBS Radio this morning and you were talking about cycling. Where are you riding this […]

05/01/2015

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Kentucky Derby: How I’d Bet $100

When betting the Derby, you have to take a stand against colts that some very sharp handicappers will pick to win.

04/30/2015

Rents are soaring in Lafayette, and complaints from residents are prompting city leaders to consider a moratorium on increases. Renters in one complex say neighbor after neighbor are getting notices of hefty rent increases from […]

04/29/2015

Rob Richard Chapman, a 47 year old San Mateo man, was caught on store surveillance cameras at Sigona's Farmers Market in the Stanford Shopping Center on Sunday. (Bay City News Service)

Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Groping 12-Year-Old Girl At Palo Alto Market

A man suspected of groping a 12-year-old at a Palo Alto market last weekend has turned himself in to the police. A huge public response on social media forced him to surrender after police released his photo from surveillance video of the incident.

04/29/2015

An Oakland Raiders fan and a San Francisco 49ers fan watch their teams play each other on December 7, 2014 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Raiders won 24-13. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Raider Nation Schools Niner Faithful When It Comes To Online Comments

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – Chardonnay-sipping 49er fans have long looked down their noses at the face painted hooligans who inhabit the Black Hole on Sundays, but a study of who writes a better sentence found […]

04/29/2015

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This Week In Baseball: ‘Unwritten’ Rules Pose A Problem

We need to talk about baseball’s “unwritten” rules. The ones that lead to the biggest farce in sports, the bench clearing brawl.

04/28/2015

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New Video Shows BART Cop Slamming Drunk Woman To Floor In Federal Lawsuit

Bay Area Rapid Transit police face a lawsuit claiming they used excessive force on a drunken woman last year.

04/27/2015