Simon Was 'The Man' At 60 Minutes - Berkeley Professor Explains What Made CBS Correspondent ‘The Best’Lowell Bergman, a former "60 Minutes" producer played by Al Pacino in "The Insider", remembers Bob Simon's legendary career at CBS News.
Arsenic Found In Rice Cereal - And Other Rice Products You Feed Your Kids!Generations of moms in my family have sworn by mixing a tablespoon of rice cereal into a baby’s breast milk before bed to...
Why My Kid Has A Credit Card It was the final straw. I was reporting on a family that was unable to insure three out of four kids because their social security numbers were already in use—by a thief in another state.
About 'NewsMom'For as long as I can remember “news” was my life. As both a consumer of news and a reporter of news, it was my passion, my hobby and my job. Then I got pregnant, and suddenly my second passion/hobby/job became preparing for my child. As I explain on NewsMom.com, all of my “free time” was consumed with researching car seats, cord blood storage, vaccinations… the list goes on.
Washington Post Journalist From Marin To Stand Trial In Iran For Undisclosed ChargesA Washington Post journalist from Marin County detained in Iran for months has been indicted and will stand trial, Iran's state news agency reported Wednesday, without elaborating on what charges he faced.
Black Reporter, Police Lieutenant Open Up About Being Called 'Sellouts' By Police Brutality Protesters In Oakland, San FranciscoA local reporter who's been covering the Bay Area protests against police brutality opens up about something she was shocked to hear from other people of color.
Santa Cruz Man Who 'Hates Fox News' Arrested In Alleged Attack On Halloween Reveler Dressed As Fox ReporterA man wearing a Fox News reporter costume on Halloween was assaulted by a man told him he “hates Fox News,” police said.
Long-Time KCBS Reporter Bob Safford Dead After A Fall Veteran KCBS newsman Bob Safford died at home last week, apparently after a fall. Bay Area listeners knew Safford for his distinctive voice on KCBS 740 AM and KFRC 106.9 FM.
KPIX's Ben Williams, One Of Nation's 1st African-American Reporters, Dead At 85Ben Williams, a retired KPIX-TV staffer who was one of the first African-American television reporters in the nation, has died at the age of 85.
Police Union Calls For Investigation of Berkeley Chief’s ActionsThe 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.
Berkeley Chief's Message To Reporter Upsets Police UnionBerkeley Police Chief Michael Meehan has been apologizing for ordering his department’s spokeswoman to go to a Bay Area News Group reporter’s home to request changes to an article.
Berkeley Police Chief Under Fire For Sending Officer To Reporter's HomeBerkeley’s police chief has come under fire after he sent an officer to a newspaper reporter’s home in the middle of the night to demand changes to a story.