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Oakland School Ranked ‘Most Challenging’ In The Nation

For the second consecutive year, a Washington Post survey of the most difficult high schools in America reveals that a small Oakland public charter school the most challenging institution for young minds.

04/08/2014

California Gov. Jerry Brown discusses pension reform during a news conference on August 28, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Poll Shows Approval Of Governor Brown, Likelihood Of Re-Election

A new Field Poll finds that 51 percent of California voters say they approve of the job Gov. Jerry Brown is doing and that most are inclined to re-elect him next year.

07/24/2013

Wide receiver Calvin Johnson appears on the Madden13 NFL video game cover. (EA Sports)

Daily Madden: Players Complaining About Their Madden NFL Ratings

Madden NFL 13, the latest edition of John Madden’s popular video game, was released this week. It didn’t take long for NFL players to complain about their ratings.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/28/2012

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ConsumerWatch: Cost And Quality Don’t Always Add Up At The Vet

In many cases, it’s the local family run practices that rate higher than the big national chains, according to research from the non-profit Consumer’s Checkbook.

05/21/2012

Dublin High School. (CBS)

Math Error Hands Dublin High School Elite National Ranking

U.S. News and World Report recently released its list of the best high schools in the country, with Dublin High School topping the Bay Area at number 12. As it turns out, the celebration at the East Bay school was short lived.

05/11/2012