James Schoenfeld

Gov. Brown Allows Parole For Notorious 1976 Chowchilla Kidnapper

California’s governor is allowing parole for one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago.


(L-R) John Holland, Frank Holland talk about being reunited following a 70-year separation. (Logan Foll/Chattanooga Times Free Press)

Marin County Man Reunited With Long-Lost Brother After 70 Years Apart

Two brothers who had not seen each other in 70 years were reunited after a North Bay man’s hospital visit prompted a nurse to help him find his long-lost sibling in Tennessee.


Zach Greene and his younger brother Spencer have both been diagnosed with Oligodendroglioma or “Oligo,” a rare brain cancer. (CBS)

Marin Family Rallies After Brothers Struck With Rare Brain Cancer

There are more than 100 types of brain tumors. So when a North Bay family was told that both of their children had the exact same form of rare cancer it was both surprising and devastating.


The cast of the 22nd season of "The Amazing Race" (credit: Sonja Flemming/CBS)

‘The Amazing Race’ Winners Revealed

The show’s 22nd season came to an end Sunday night during a two-hour finale that took teams to Belfast, Northern Ireland, and then to the finish line in Washington…



Brothers Stab Each Other In San Francisco Hotel Room

A domestic dispute turned violent when brothers stabbed each other in a hotel room in San Francisco on Tuesday evening, a police officer said.


Richmond Police Cruiser, patrol car

Argument Over Spilled Breakfast Syrup Leads To Richmond Shooting

An argument between two brothers over spilled syrup on Sunday escalated into a physical fight before one of the brothers left the room, returned with a gun and fired at the other brother, Richmond police said.


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HealthWatch: UC Davis Study Finds Higher Autism Rate Among Siblings

A new study suggests that nearly 20 percent of children who have an autistic older brother or sister will develop the disorder too. That’s a rate much higher than previously thought.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/15/2011


Oakland Brothers Convicted Of 2006 Thanksgiving Triple Murder

Two Oakland brothers were convicted Tuesday of three counts of first-degree murder and other charges for killing their brother’s wife and two of her family members on Thanksgiving Day 2006 in what a prosecutor said was a misguided act of revenge.

CBS San Francisco–05/31/2011


3 Brothers, 4th Suspect Arraigned In San Francisco Robbery Spree

Four Hayward men, three of them brothers identified by distinctive ponytails, appeared in court Wednesday morning in connection with a series of armed street robberies in San Francisco last week.

CBS San Francisco–09/29/2010