Journalist

Gayle King (credit: John Paul Filo/CBS)

Gayle King Crowned ‘The Queen of Instagram’

The “CBS This Morning” co-anchor may have filled up your Instagram feed with posts, but according to BuzzFeed, it was all worth it…

10/24/2014

An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 is seen on the runway at San Francisco International Airport after crash landing on July 6, 2013. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

NorCal Society Of Journalists Awards KCBS Radio With Excellence In Journalism Award For Asiana Crash Coverage

The SPJ said the coverage was “an amazing record of what happened during the Asiana crash with riveting first-hand accounts.”

10/21/2014

Kurdish Peshmerga forces monitor positions of Islamic State (IS) fighters during a battle to retake the eastern town of Jalawla, 130 kilometres (80 miles) northeast of Baghdad.  (Photo credit should read JM LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

East Bay Congressman Visits Middle-East Capitals As Another American Journalist Is Beheaded

ISIS, a growing terrorist group, claimed responsibility Tuesday for the beheading of another American journalist. Meanwhile, East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell is visiting capitals in the Middle East to put together an international alliance to defeat the group.

09/02/2014

California State Capitol in Sacramento (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bill Would Protect California Reporters’ Phone Records

State agencies would be required to give journalists five days’ notice before they issue subpoenas to a third-party company for telephone records under legislation announced Thursday by a state senator.

05/23/2013

Ed Wasserman

KCBS In Depth: New Dean Settles Into Role at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism

The sky is the limit for those who want to get into the news business. So says Edward Wasserman, who is clearly enjoying his new role as Dean of UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism. The new digital age of information may make our heads spin at times, but Wasserman sees it as a time of unlimited potential for his students.

02/18/2013

Berkeley Police Chief Michael Meehan (City of Berkeley)

Police Union Calls For Investigation of Berkeley Chief’s Actions

The Berkeley Police Association is calling for a formal investigation into Police Chief Michael Meehan for ordering a sergeant to make a late night visit to a reporter’s house to change a news story.

03/16/2012

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas was raised by his grandparents in Mountain View. Vargas has recently revealed that he is an undocumented immigrant. (YouTube / Define American)

Journalist Who Grew Up In Bay Area Admits Being Undocumented Worker

A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who grew up in the Bay Area made a startling admission, outing himself as an undocumented worker.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/23/2011

Chauncey Bailey murder defendant Antoine Mackey (Alameda County Sheriff)

Co-Defendant Takes The Stand In Yusuf Bey Trial

Your Black Muslim Bakery associate Antoine Mackey testified Tuesday that he didn’t have anything to do with the murders of journalist Chauncey Bailey and two other men in Oakland in the summer of 2007.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/17/2011

Yusuf Bey IV. (AP)

Oakland Cop Denies Promise To Protect Bakery Head

An Oakland police sergeant who handled the murder investigation of a former community group leader denies claims that he promised to protect the defendant against charges.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/04/2011

Former Your Black Muslim Bakery handyman Devaughndre Broussard (CBS)

Confessed Killer Testifying In The Chauncey Bailey Murder Case

The confessed killer of an Oakland journalist took the stand Thursday to testify against two other men accused of taking part in the murder.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/24/2011

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