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KCBS Cover Story: The Dangers Of Living In SF's Sunnydale Housing ProjectsThere have been at least 10 murders in and around the Sunnydale this year, and countless more shootings. San Francisco's Sunnydale-Velasco Housing Project hides its residents in dilapidated apartments from what occurs in the streets right outside.
Oakland Congresswoman: Democrats Won’t Budge In Fiscal Cliff NegotiationsCongresswoman Barbara Lee remains cautiously optimistic that a deal will get done before the New Year's deadline.
Governor Brown Offers Preview For Next State BudgetAt a UC Regents meeting, Governor Brown said more cuts can be expected despite voters approving his tax measure, Proposition 30, in November.
Gov. Brown Ratchets Up Prop. 30 Campaign As Support SlipsCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown is intensifying his campaign to pass Proposition 30, which has fallen below 50 percent support for the first time according to the latest statewide poll.
KCBS Investigation: Watching What You EatBay Area foodies love to eat out, but how safe is it? Especially when inspectors struggle to keep up with the proliferation of new restaurants and food trucks.
KCBS Cover Story: Libertarian Candidate Hopes To Play SpoilerIn the 1990s it was Ross Perot. In 2000 it was Ralph Nader. Now in 2012, the former governor of New Mexico could be the spoiler in the presidential campaign and help determine who wins the White House.
Bay Area Campaign Volunteers Head To Swing States To Get Out The VoteBay Area volunteers for the Obama and Romney campaigns are headed to states like Nevada and Colorado, hoping to swing voters in their direction.
KCBS Cover Story: Truth And Lies On The Campaign TrailAs Campaign 2012 continues, undecided voters across the country are having a hard time deciphering truth from fiction from both parties.
Nancy Pelosi Confident Democrats Will Regain Control Of CongressThe House Minority Leader drummed up support from the California delegation, expressing confidence in her party come November.
KCBS Exclusive: California Dems Leader Compares GOPs To Nazi Joseph GoebbelsThe Chairman of the California Democratic Party already has political pundits, delegates and rivals buzzing a day before the Democratic National Convention formally opens in Charlotte, North Carolina, after telling KCBS Radio exclusively that Republican tactics were akin to Nazi propaganda.
KCBS Exclusive: Small Vendors Barred From Republican National Convention By Romney CampaignIn this KCBS exclusive, reporter Doug Sovern at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, found out that the Romney campaign has barred merchants from selling their wares at the event, instead setting up their own store.
California Delegates Applaud Ryan, Rice Convention SpeechesCalifornia delegates gave rave reviews to Wednesday night’s big speeches at the Republican National Convention from Stanford’s Condoleezza Rice and vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan.