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KCBS Cover Story: Zoo Labs In Oakland Shows Musicians How To Think Like Startups

OAKLAND (KCBS) — Some of Silicon Valley’s greatest companies and some of the world’s most famous rock bands have one thing in common—starting up in garages. But now musicians are applying some of the ideas […]

09/19/2014

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Oakland Mayor, Garbage Companies Reach Deal

A tentative agreement has been reached to settle a dispute over the city of Oakland’s garbage contract.

09/19/2014

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan, candidate and city councilmember Rebecca Kaplan. (CBS)

KPIX 5 Poll: Quan Struggling In Re-Election Bid, Kaplan Has Double-Digit Lead In Oakland Mayor’s Race

With about six weeks to go until Election Day, a new KPIX 5 / Survey USA poll released Thursday finds Oakland Mayor Jean Quan is in trouble as she seeks re-election. The poll finds those who supported her four years ago are abandoning her in droves.

09/18/2014

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Bay Area Parking Spaces To Be Turned Into Open Space For Annual Park(ing) Day

Some parking spaces in the Bay Area and throughout the world will become mini-parks on Friday, as part of the annual Park(ing) day.

09/18/2014

An Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Police Search For 3 Suspects Fleeing From Crashed Vehicle On I-580

Oakland police are searching for three suspects who fled from a crashed vehicle Thursday afternoon on westbound I-580 near the I-980 interchange.

09/18/2014

Dr. Diana Sylvestre leads the education group at the OASIS clinic in Oakland (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Diagnoses Hope In The Midst Of An Epidemic

Hepatitis C is the most common bloodborne infection in the country. In fact, nearly two out of every 100 people have been exposed. This week’s Jefferson Award winner started a clinic in Oakland to help those infected with this liver damaging virus — a unique place where patients are not only changing their lives, but also a community.

09/18/2014

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Jump On Tomorrow: SF Schools Get Tech Boost

Get a jump on what’s happening Thursday around the Bay Area, and beyond.

09/17/2014

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Oakland Neighborhood Sees Crime Decline After Buddhist Shrine Moves In

Residents of a once blighted Oakland neighborhood are crediting a Buddha statue installed in a median for a remarkable change.

09/17/2014

Bryan Cranston  (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Bryan Cranston Dons An Oakland A’s Jersey For MLB Post-Season

The “Breaking Bad” star dons an A’s jersey and premiered his one-man show for the MLB post-season

09/16/2014

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CBS Celebrates Bay Area Latino Leaders During Hispanic Heritage Month

The Bay Area’s Hispanic heritage includes visionary artists and political leaders, authors, activists, and musicians. As the nation celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month September 15th through October 15th, KPIX-TV, KBCW, KCBS Radio, Radio Alice, 99.7 Now and Live105 salute Bay Area Latinos making a difference.

09/16/2014

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