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San Francisco Firefighters Mourn Firefighters Killed 3-Years Ago In Diamond Heights Fire

Monday marked the somber three-year anniversary of a fire that led to two firefighter deaths in San Francisco’s Diamond Heights neighborhood.

06/02/2014

San Francisco: Living On Borrowed Time?

Remembering The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake On April 18th

Friday marks 108 years since the most devastating disaster in Bay Area history. Sirens wailed at 5 a.m. as a remembrance, but the two remaining survivors were unable to show up this year. Events continue around the city.

04/18/2014

Courtney Love (credit: Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Not Fade Away: It Wasn’t Just Music that Made Hole’s ‘Live Through This’ So Iconic

Released in 1994, Hole’s landmark ‘Live Through This’ is an album that is inherently female…

04/12/2014

A catastrophic tsunami – caused by an undersea earthquake with a 9.0 magnitude – destroyed the coast of Japan. Almost 16,000 were killed by the resulting flash floods, with thousands more injured or missing. The devastating earthquake and tsunami caused a meltdown at the Fukushima nuclear power plant. (Photo credit by Noboru Hashimoto/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Fukushima Protest Marks Japan Earthquake Anniversary

Bay Area residents were marking the third anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear accident Tuesday with events including a protest outside the Japanese consulate in San Francisco – one of many planned at consulates across the United States.

03/11/2014

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KCBS Cover Story: Two Different Paths For Two Bay Area Same-Sex Couples

Some couples have been in the spotlight, fighting for the legalization of same-sex marriage, while others have laid back, living a fairly normal life in the Bay Area.

02/12/2014

Crew of Space Shuttle Columibia, Killed On Reentry February 1st, 2003 (Credit: NASA)

NASA Begins ‘Day Of Remembrance’ For Columbia, Challenger, Apollo 1 Disasters

Friday, NASA is remembering three dark days in the history of human space flight–the launch pad fire of Apollo 1, the explosion of the Space Shuttle Challenger just after “throttle up,” and the disintegration on reentry of Columbia.

01/30/2014

Ilene Misheloff

Vigil Planned To Mark 25-Years Since Ilene Misheloff Went Missing From Dublin

It has been 25 years since 13-year-old Ilene Misheloff was kidnapped while walking home from school in Dublin and her family is holding an annual candlelight vigil, walk and service this evening to mark the somber anniversary.

01/30/2014

Oscar Grant III (CBS)

Demonstration Planned In Oakland To Mark 5th Anniversary Of Oscar Grant Shooting

Oakland city officials are alerting residents about demonstrations planned in the city tonight and Wednesday afternoon.

12/31/2013

President Kennedy Meets with Civil Rights Leaders

Pleasant Hill’s John F. Kennedy University Honoring Slain President On 50th Anniversary

Friday marks 50 years since President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, and the only university in the country bearing his name is honoring the slain leader at its Pleasant Hill campus.

11/22/2013

Volunteers unfurl the National 911 Flag (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Thousands Volunteering To Honor September 11 victims

Thousands of volunteers will honor Sept. 11 victims on Wednesday with good deeds performed around the globe…

09/10/2013

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