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Sacred Heart Backpack Giveaway Sends San Jose Students To School With Confidence

Parents from low-income families lined up in San Jose Friday morning to register their kids for a free backpack giveaway.

07/11/2014

Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images

Best Summer Backpacking Trips In America

While it’s important to understand how to be prepared and stay safe during a backpacking trip, even if it’s only for the day, there’s a wealth of natural beauty to explore throughout the country. The following are just five of the best summer backpacking trips in America.

04/22/2014

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Couple Says Feds Came Knocking After Google Search For Pressure Cooker

It’s something you probably do a dozen times a day — jump on your computer and enter a search into Google – but one Long Island couple did just that, and then heard a knock on the door from police, reports CBS New York.

08/02/2013

A Hiker watches the lava flow in Volcano National Park. (Phil Mislinski / Getty Images)

Hawaii Hiking Trails To Appear On Google Street View

The Mountain View company is lending its backpack cameras to a Hawaii trail guide company to capture panoramic images of Big Island hiking trails.

06/27/2013

Matthew Austin Abraham.

Missing Santa Cruz County Man Located In Salt Lake City

A Scotts Valley man reported missing after he suffered a head injury earlier this week has been found by police in Salt Lake City, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office.

03/15/2013

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Gun, Pot Found On Student Near San Leandro High School Campus

A juvenile boy was arrested Thursday afternoon in San Leandro after a high school security official found a loaded gun in his backpack, police said.

09/16/2011

The San Francisco Police Dept. Bomb Squad at work. (CBS file photo)

Suspicious Bag Found Near SF Federal Building Deemed Harmless

A suspicious backpack found near San Francisco’s federal courthouse building Friday afternoon has been deemed harmless and the all-clear signal has been given.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/08/2011

PLACE @ Prescott, Elementary School, students

Gun Found In Oakland 1st Grader’s Backpack Was Loaded

A gun that was unknowingly brought to West Oakland’sPrescott Elementary School in a first grader’s backpack on Tuesday was loaded, a school district spokesman said Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–05/05/2011

Providing Backpacks for Kids

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KCBS) _ Bay Area charities are struggling to meet the enormous demand for back-to-school backpacks this year.

08/03/2010

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