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Narsai David Book Review: A History Of Food In 100 Recipes

BERKELEY (KCBS) – William Sitwell’s History Of Food In 100 Recipes is an utterly fascinating hybrid of a cook book and a history book. Of course, no two people trying to write the history of […]

05/25/2013

Google chairman Eric Schmidt (C) leaves after talking to the media with former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson (not pictured) upon arriving at Beijing airport from North Korea on January 10, 2013. Richardson and Schmidt met with reporters following their visit to secretive North Korea calling for greater internet freedom for the welfare of its people. (Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)

Google’s Schmidt Chinese Cybertheft In Forthcoming Book

It’s a sentiment that, reportedly, is shared by a number of Silicon Valley executives; but one that few, if any, have shared publicly.

02/19/2013

Students design, create and build through the Studio H curriculum. (Studio H)

Community Corner: Design-Based Education In Berkeley

A local designer and educator based in Berkeley describes her unique curriculum in her newly released book “Tell Them I Built This: Transforming Schools, Communities, and Lives with Design-based Education.”

01/20/2013

Carolyn Jones photographs nurse Germaine Williams at Johns Hopkins Hospital OR. (The American Nurse)

Community Corner: From San Francisco To New York, Celebrating Heroes In Hospitals

A new book celebrates the lives and work of those who often go unnoticed. ‘The American Nurse’ features 75 unforgettable women and men at the heart of America’s healthcare system.

11/10/2012

Mildred Baena reportedly gave birth to a child fathered by former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. (MySpace)

Schwarzenegger Says Maid Affair Was Stupid In Tell-All Book

Arnold Schwarzenegger is acknowledging that having an affair and producing a child with his housekeeper inflicted great pain on his wife, Maria Shriver, and the four children he had with her.

09/28/2012

Archival sketches of a suspect in the Zodiac Killings (CBS)

Former CHP Officer Says Zodiac Killer Is Alive, Living In Solano County

A former California Highway Patrol officer claims he knows the identity of the Zodiac Killer, a serial murderer who terrorized the Bay Area decades ago.

05/15/2012

'Wondla' Author Tony Di Terlizzi Discusses New Picture Book

‘Wondla’ Author Tony Di Terlizzi Discusses New Picture Book

Picture book author Tony Di Terlizzi joins Anne Makovec to discuss his new novel ‘A Hero For Wondla’

05/12/2012

iPad

Apple, Publishers May Face Suit Over E-Book Pricing

The Justice Department has threatened to sue Apple and five other major publishers for allegedly colluding to raise the price of e-books.

03/08/2012

Michael Hingson and his guide dog Roselle

Bay Area 9/11 Survivor Fondly Remembers His Special Hero

In this KCBS Cover Story, reporter Doug Sovern tells the story of Michael Hingson and his former guide dog Roselle, who saved him from the World Trade Center on 9/11.

09/07/2011

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South Bay’s Best Independent Bookstores for Kids

The independent bookstore has practically gone the way of mix tapes and dial-up in the United States, many having been gobbled up by chains and Internet booksellers. However, in the Bay Area the spirit of independent bookstores lives on. If you’re a book-lover and coming to the South Bay, check out these favorites

CBS San Francisco–07/26/2011

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