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Rebecca Corral

An artist's rendering of the proposed Bay Bridge bike lane. (CBS)

San Francisco May Require Safe Bike Parking For Workers

One of the strongest pro-bicyclist laws in the country could soon be adopted in San Francisco. It would require owners of commercial buildings in San Francisco to provide secure bicycle parking for employees.

02/24/2012

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Legislation Takes Aim At Food Trucks Operating Near Schools

An assemblyman concerned about childhood obesity introduced a bill that would prohibit food trucks from operating within 1,500 feet of elementary and secondary schools.

02/18/2012

Michaela Garecht

Convicted Killers Probed In 1988 Disappearance Of Hayward Girl

The newest development into the disappearance of Michaela Garecht involves two convicted killers known as the “Speed Freak Killers.”

02/01/2012

girls computer, media

Stanford Study Links Electronic Media Usage With Girls’ Social, Emotional Development

The study by two Stanford professors found that the amount of media multitasking correlated negatively with their social success.

01/30/2012

Examination in a doctor's office. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

State Consumer Group Proposes New Approach To Health Insurance Rate Hikes

Non-profit Consumer Watchdog is looking for more transparency in how health insurance companies justify rate hikes and wants to give states rights to approve or reject them.

01/08/2012

San Francisco: Living On Borrowed Time?

UC Berkeley Awarded Millions For Quake Early Warning Research

Berkeley scientists studying earthquake early warning in the United States have received a financial boost.

11/30/2011

Alzheimer's

Bay Area Expert Weighs In On GPS Shoes For Alzheimer’s Patients

There’s good news for families of Alzheimer’s patients now that two companies are collaborating on a shoe with GPS technology.

10/30/2011

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San Francisco Girls Chorus Receives International Honor

Winners of five Grammy Awards, the San Francisco Girls Chorus has been honored again. The group placed second in the “Let the Peoples Sing” international youth choir competition.

10/19/2011

Anna Deavere Smith

One-Woman Show Addresses Health Care At Berkeley Rep

Anna Deavere Smith’s one-woman performance takes on the nation’s health care industry and politics though language and a multitude of impersonations drawn from numerous interviews.

09/04/2011

Magnolia flowers. (AP Photo)

Oakland Guerrilla Gardener Beautifies the Streets

An Oakland guerrilla gardener is making the street medians in Oakland beautiful simply for the love of his neighborhood.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/28/2011

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