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11-year-old Aaron Hern of Martinez, who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombings, shakes hands as he tours the site of the explosion on April 25, 2013. (CBS)

Martinez Boy Hurt In Boston Marathon Bombings Returns Home

A Bay Area boy injured in the Boston Marathon bombings has returned home — just one day before his 12th birthday.

04/30/2013

11-year-old Aaron Hern of Martinez, who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombings, shakes hands as he tours the site of the explosion on April 25, 2013. (CBS)

Martinez Boy Hurt In Boston Bombings Out Of Hospital, Revisits Scene

An 11-year-old Bay Area boy who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombing has visited the scene of the devastation following his hospital discharge.

04/25/2013

11-year-old Aaron Hern of Martinez was visited by Josh Reddick and Brandon Moss of the Oakland A's at Boston Children's Hospital on April 22, 2013. Hern was injured in the bombings at the Boston Marathon. (Twitter)

A’s Players Visit Martinez Boy Injured In Boston Bombing

Josh Reddick and Brandon Moss of the Oakland Athletics visited an 11-year old Bay Area boy Monday who was injured a week ago in the bombings at the Boston Marathon.

04/22/2013

A view of Market Street heading east toward the Ferry Building in San Francisco. (CBS)

After Boston Blasts, SFPD Chief Wants Cameras On Market Street

In the wake of the Boston bombings, San Francisco’s police chief wants more security cameras along a major thoroughfare that hosts parades and other big events.

04/22/2013

The two men identified as suspects by the FBI in the Boston Marathon bombings. (FBI)

FBI Releases Images Of Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects

The FBI released photos and video Thursday of two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing and asked for the public’s help in identifying them, zeroing in on the two men on surveillance-camera footage less than three days after the deadly attack.

04/18/2013

Carmelo Anthony v. Celtics (credit: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Melo, Knicks Get Rival Celtics In 1st Round

The Knicks should have their size back in time for their playoff opener, with Tyson Chandler and Kenyon Martin both on the mend.

04/17/2013

Paul Baier's contract with his daughter to stay off Facebook.  (Source: Paul Baier, Practical Sustainability)

Father Pays Daughter $200 To Stay Off Facebook

A father has used a powerful incentive to lure his teenage daughter off of the Palo Alto-based social networking site Facebook: money.

02/08/2013

NTSB Materials Engineer Matt Fox examines the casing from the battery involved in the Japan Airlines Boeing 787 fire in a plane that had already landed in Boston at NTSB headquarters in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. (NTSB)

NTSB Says Boeing 787 Battery Shows Signs Of Short-Circuiting

A Boeing 787 Dreamliner battery that caught fire earlier this month shows evidence of short-circuiting and a chemical reaction known as “thermal runaway,” in which an increase in temperature causes progressively hotter temperatures, federal accident investigators said Thursday.

01/24/2013

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A Tour Of America’s Roadside Attractions – Part 2

Continuing our journey a little further east, check out part two of our state-to-state guide to America’s roadside attractions!

07/11/2012

The 4th of July Taste of America and AmericaFest

Breaking From The Usual On The Fourth Of July

Fireworks displays happen everywhere on July 4th. But some cities and towns put a unique spin on this American holiday.

06/25/2012

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