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Second generation Microsoft Surface tablet. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Microsoft Surface 3 Tablet, A Hefty-Priced Hybrid

Microsoft’s much talked about Surface Pro 3 tablet is out, but our technology analyst says it could be priced kind of high considering that $899 doesn’t get you the optional keyboard attachment.

06/23/2014

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Animal Update: Avoiding And Treating Heat Stroke For Pets

Summer is here and sometimes it can be a troublesome time for pets (dogs especially) who can easily suffer heat stroke if you don’t take some basic precautions.

06/23/2014

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StarDate: Moon and Venus— A Brilliant Morning Encounter

Early risers are in for a skywatching treat at first light Tuesday morning — a close pairing of the crescent Moon and the planet Venus. Venus looks like a dazzling star just to the left or upper left of the Moon.

06/23/2014

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Narsai David: How To Cook California King Salmon

My favorite fish of all is now in season. There’s a reason Chinook is known as California king salmon. As far as I’m concerned, it’s the king of all fish.

06/20/2014

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Daily Madden: Harbaugh’s Stern Warning To 49ers Players

“Beware with whom you associate,” San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh told his players as the team’s minicamp ended Thursday.

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Family Awarded Posthumous Degree From SF State On Behalf Of Slain Family Member

San Francisco State University held a special graduation ceremony Thursday afternoon for a student who was shot to death last month in his SoMa apartment building.

06/20/2014

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StarDate: Summer Solstice— Plotting The Sun’s Motions

Summer arrives tomorrow in the northern hemisphere, as the Sun stands farthest north for the entire year. It’s also the longest day day of the year with 14 hours of daylight in the U.S.

06/20/2014

Pitcher Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers (C) is mobbed by his teammates and television cameramen after Kershaw pitched a no-hitter against the Colorado Rockies in the MLB game at Dodger Stadium on June 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The Dodgers defeated the Rockies 8-0. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Hats Off To Clayton Kershaw; No-Hitter Even Giants Fan Should Admire

In a near perfect game, Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw threw a no-hitter against the Colorado Rockies in a 8-0 win Wednesday night. “I’ve always respected him,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/19/2014

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Larry Magid: Amazon Enters Smartphone Market

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos showed off his company’s first entry into the smartphone market with features like a 3-D display, tangle-free flat-cord headphones, and it’s own operating system, sort of.

06/18/2014

Fred of Brazil has his shot blocked by Hector Moreno of Mexico at Castelao on June 17, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Jumping On World Cup Bandwagon

Mexico held off Brazil in an action-packed 0-0 draw in World Cup play Tuesday, and well-known soccer unenthusiast John Madden was among the TV spectators.

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