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Virgin America planes taxi at SFO (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Passenger Fears Force Delay Of San Francisco Flight, Removal Of Traveler

A passenger on a Virgin America flight from San Francisco to Austin, Texas says his flight returned to the gate after another passenger was spotted writing a suicide note.

05/28/2015

The Reverend Jesse Jackson Sr.  (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Jesse Jackson Visiting Oakland Tech To Announce $15,000 In College Scholarships

The Rev. Jesse Jackson is scheduled to visit a high school in Oakland to continue his push for greater diversity in technology.

05/27/2015

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Employers And Educators Seek Soft Skills As A Workforce Solution

Employers and educators are looking to improve future generations in the workforce with the help of technology and active learning.

05/26/2015

Homeless encampment behind homes in South San Jose. (CBS)

Homelessness Costing Santa Clara County $520 Million A Year

Santa Clara County’s homeless situation is proving to be very expensive, costing the country more than half a billion dollars a year.

05/26/2015

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Bronze Statue Of Jesus Ripped Off Cross Outside Castro Valley Church

A bronze statue of Jesus has been stolen off its cross outside the Church of the Transfiguration in Castro Valley.

05/25/2015

Demonstrators hit Oakland streets again last night, upset about the mayor's new tactic to curb out of control protests. (CBS SF)

Protesters Arrested, Cited In Clash With Oakland Police Over Curfew Crackdown

Protesters in Oakland clashed with police over the crackdown on protest marches, which now must be permitted, limited to sidewalks and are subject to curfew. 19 people were cited and four were arrested.

05/25/2015

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus elephants perform during Barnum's FUNundrum. (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

California Could Be First State To Ban Using Bullhooks On Elephants

California would be the first state to ban using bullhooks to guide and discipline elephants, under a bill moving through the Legislature.

05/22/2015

Mia Alamuddin (L), Amal Clooney and actor George Clooney arrive at the premiere of Disney's Tomorrowland in Anaheim, California on May 9, 2015.   AFP PHOTO/ DAVID MCNEW        (Photo: DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Tomorrowland’ And ‘I’ll See You In My Dreams’

For once, the future is not the post-apocalyptic nightmare of today’s science fiction. Jan Wahl reviews “Tomorrowland” starring George Clooney and “I’ll See You In My Dreams” with Blythe Danner.

05/22/2015

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10 Must-Haves For Travel With Toddlers

We travel… A lot.

At 21 months old, my toddler had logged over 60 flight hours and she continues to sleep in her travel crib an average of 2 weekends a month. As a result, I have a lot of experience surviving airports, airplanes, hotels, cabs, and long car rides in foreign countries with a baby.

05/22/2015