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A meeting of the 'Radical Brownies' in Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland’s ‘Radical Brownies’ Troop To Change Name After Getting A Call From The Girl Scouts

The “Radical Brownies,” a troop of Oakland girls focused on social justice issues, announced they would change their name following a notice from the Girl Scouts.

02/24/2015

Cody Gintz was identified as a suspect in the theft of a girl scout's money box in San Jose. (Source: Bay City News)

10-Year-Old Girl Scout Selling Cookies Robbed; Suspect Arrested After She Records License Plate

Police say a quick-thinking 10-year-old Girl Scout wearing her badge for cleverness recorded the license plate number of a man who swiped her money box from outside a supermarket in San Jose Sunday afternoon.

02/22/2015

A meeting of the 'Radical Brownies' in Oakland. (CBS)

Young Oakland Girls Called ‘Radical Brownies’ Learn Social Justice Instead Of Selling Cookies

After the recent Black Lives Matter protests, there is a new brownie troop in Oakland. Instead of selling cookies, they are spreading a message.

02/10/2015

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Oakland Jury Finds Raiders Didn’t Engage In Age Discrimination

A jury that deliberated for only a few hours found Wednesday that the Oakland Raiders didn’t engage in age discrimination when they fired two veteran scouts three years ago.

02/04/2015

The alleged sexual offenses took place over three or four years until the victim, who was not a Cub Scout, was 16. (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

California Proposal Wants To Ban Judges From Serving As Boy Scout Leaders

If adopted affiliating with the Scouts could led to a removal from the bench.

05/15/2014

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5 Possible Outcomes Of The Proposition 8 Hearing

The Supreme Court has the opportunity to issue a landmark ruling this year as it considers the constitutionality of Proposition 8, California’s ban on same-sex marriage.

03/26/2013

A detail view of a Boy Scout uniform. (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

California Bill Would Remove Tax Break For Boy Scouts Over Gay Exclusions

A state lawmaker has introduced a bill that would allow California to strip the tax exempt status from youth groups, including the Boy Scouts of America, if they have policies that exclude gay members.

02/20/2013

Melky Cabrera #53 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Buster Posey #28 after Cabrera hit a two run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the fifth inning of the Opening Day game at Chase Field on April 6, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: The Unlikely Success Of Melky Cabrera

San Francisco Giants outfielder Melky Cabrera has been the brightest star for the team’s sometimes struggling offense this season.

05/29/2012

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