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Terry Anders (left) with a participant in the CityBuild Academy pre-apprenticeship program. (CBS)

Judge’s Trust Inspires Bank Robber To Turn His Life Around

A quarter century ago, a San Francisco man was looking at spending the rest of his life in prison. Today, he’s spending his life trying to keep ex-offenders from winding up back behind bars.

07/23/2014

The campus of San Jose State University (SJSU)

San Jose State Kicks Off $126 Construction Project To Add More Dorms

Construction is underway at San Jose State University where a new $126 million student dormitory tower is being built.

07/09/2014

A general view during the Oakland Athletics game against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum on June 16, 2013 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland Reportedly In Talks To Level Coliseum In 2015

The A’s have been in turbulent talks for weeks with Oakland and Alameda County officials over a new 10-year-lease at the aging O.Co Coliseum, but that may be moot if Raiders representatives can push through a plan to tear down the stadium and get a new NFL venue built in half that time.

07/09/2014

An EarthCam shoots the progress of the Calaveras Dam Replacement Project. (Photo courtesy of Water System Improvement Program Sunol Valley)

20 Million-Year-Old Fossils Discovered At Fremont Dam Construction Site

Giant teeth from a 40-foot-long shark and portions of what could turn out to be an entire whale skeleton are among the hundreds of fossils being carefully unearthed at a dam construction site in Fremont.

07/07/2014

Crews working on the Interstate Highway 280 retrofit Memorial Day weekend. (CBS SF)

Crews Finish I-280 Construction Project Ahead Of Schedule

A portion of Interstate Highway 280 in San Francisco reopened Sunday evening after being closed for construction during the holiday weekend, Caltrans officials said.

07/06/2014

Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. (CBS)

Massive $6.5 Billion Santa Clara Development Approved Near New 49ers Stadium

The Santa Clara city council on Wednesday enthusiastically approved the next steps for a massive development project right next to Levi’s Stadium that could change the face of the city.

07/03/2014

Artist rendering of a California High-Speed Rail trail. (CA High-Speed Rail Authority)

Feds Approve Work To Begin On 2nd Leg Of California High-Speed Rail Line

The U.S. Department of Transportation is giving its approval for work to begin on the second leg of California’s proposed high-speed rail line.

06/27/2014

Four workers were injured in Foster City when a building under construction partially collapsed. (photo credit: Mike Colgan)

4 Construction Workers Injured In Foster City Partial Building Collapse

Four construction workers were injured Monday morning when a building they were working on in Foster City partially collapsed,

06/16/2014

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Two Men Stabbed In Richmond District Construction Site Fight

Two men were stabbed during an argument that turned violent at a construction site in San Francisco’s Richmond District on Wednesday afternoon.

06/05/2014

Two Bay Area men were killed in a crane accident while working to build a new bridge in the Yolo County city of Winters on Friday, fire officials said today. Construction. Caution sign

Two Los Gatos Men Die From Fall At Winters Construction Site

Two Bay Area men were killed in a crane accident while working to build a new bridge in the Yolo County city of Winters on Friday.

06/02/2014

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