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Double red rainbow spotted over San Jose Saturday evening. The same rainbow was likely what was seen over the Grateful Dead concert, sparking speculation it was artificially created, but numerous photos like this prove that it was a real weather phenomenon enjoyed by those inside and outside the concert area. (Photo: RJ, via cbsSF.com/photos)

Rainbow Over Grateful Dead Concert Evokes Visions Of Jerry Garcia, Gay Pride During Epic Weekend

During an epic week in America that saw same sex couple gain equal rights to marriage on the eve of Pride weekend, and an epic week in music as the Grateful Dead play their final concerts with a show Saturday night and again Sunday at Levi’s Stadium, fans couldn’t help but embrace a rainbow over the concert as a sign of the late Jerry Garcia looking down on them, and celebrating pride.

06/28/2015

Patrick Macnee (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Television’s Original ‘Avenger’ Patrick Macnee Dies

As the dapper secret agent John Steed in the long-running 1960s TV series “The Avengers”…

06/25/2015

Christopher Lee (credit: VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

British Actor Christopher Lee Dies at 93

The prolific, aristocratic British actor who brought dramatic gravitas to the low-budget thrills…

06/11/2015

Notable Deaths 2015

‘Goonies’ Mother & ‘Lethal Weapon’ Actress Dead at 62

San Francisco native Mary Ellen Trainor was best known for her roles in several 80’s films…

06/08/2015

Notable Deaths 2015

Actress, Comedian Anne Meara Dies at 85

Wife to Jerry Stiller & mother of Ben Stiller has passed away in Los Angeles at the age of 85…

05/24/2015

(CBS SF)

Palo Alto Hiker Found Dead After Going Missing In Sunol Regional Wilderness

Irwin “Don” Meyers had left his home at about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday to take a hike on the Maguire Peak Trail.

04/16/2015

Grateful Dead band members

YEAR OF THE DEAD: Grateful Dead Sing National Anthem At Giants Opening Day, 1993

This is the year of the Dead, as America says farewell to the Grateful Dead 50 years after the band was founded, marks the 20th year since the passing of lead singer Jerry Garcia, and anticipates the triumphal and final return of the band to the Bay Area stage June 27th and 28th at Levi’s Stadium. This recording is a great way to count down to that concert.

04/13/2015

The pool at Piedmont High School in San Jose. (CBS)

Man’s Body Found Floating Face Down In San Jose High School’s Swimming Pool

San Jose’s Piedmont Hills High School was shutdown Friday morning when the San Jose Police Department responded to a call that a body was discovered in a campus swimming pool.

03/20/2015

An Antioch Police cruiser. (CBS)

Dead Body Discovered After Sound Of Gunshot Leads To Police Chase In Antioch; 3 Arrested

Police in Antioch are investigating an apparent homicide that took place late Monday. According to police, an officer on patrol heard a gunshot at 11:18 p.m., which led to a chase, a crash and the arrest of three suspects.

03/03/2015

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Man Found Dead Near U-Haul Truck, Broken Windows Outside Hayward School

Police are investigating a dead body found near a U-Haul truck backed into a Hayward building.

02/13/2015

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