Stan Bunger

Hayward marshland (CBS)

The Slow-Moving Disaster: Rising San Francisco Bay Levels

It’s a multi-billion dollar problem, it’s sure to happen, it’ll affect almost everyone in the Bay Area, and nobody is in charge of planning for it.

08/24/2015

Jarryd Hayne #38 of the San Francisco 49ers returns a punt against linebacker Kyle Wilber #51 of the Dallas Cowboys in the first quarter of a preseason game on August 23, 2015 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara. (Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Jarryd Hayne Mania Growing; Madden Says 49ers Can’t Cut Him Now

Jarryd Hayne’s second straight attention-grabbing preseason performance for the 49ers has coach Jim Tomsula continuing his “let’s not get ahead of ourselves here” routine, but the reality is on the edge of inescapable: this guy is going to make the team.

08/24/2015

John Madden. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

John Madden Headed To ‘Happiness’ Hall of Fame?

Former Oakland Raiders coach John Madden is already in the Pro Football Hall of Fame and next month will be inducted into the Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame.

08/21/2015

Oakland Raiders fans during the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at O.co Coliseum on November 20, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Raiders Gone? John Madden’s Not Ready For That

The writing on the wall seems to be getting more legible, and it spells trouble for Oakland Raiders fans. NFL owners plan to meet in October to hear proposals from cities hoping to build new stadiums to keep their teams from relocating, and Oakland hasn’t been invited.

08/12/2015

Under orders of the US First Army, German civilians prepare to use a stretcher to remove corpses of victims of the Dora-Mittelbau concentration camp, near Nordhausen. Germany, April 13–14, 1945. (Photo Credit: US Holocaust Memorial Museum)

70th Anniversary Of WWII Concentration Camp Liberation; Remembrance Of Bay Area Men’s Fateful Day

KCBS Special Report: ‘The Liberator And The Liberated’ – The story of two Bay Area men from very different places, thrown together by fate as World War II wound down.

04/10/2015

Computer User

‘Women Make 60 Percent Less’ Statistic Is Troubling When Used As ‘Fact’

Once a soundbite or buzz phrase escapes into the wild, it’s pretty tough to shove it back into its cage.

02/25/2015

An unidentified man left a $3,000 tip at Roka Akor restaurant in San Francisco on January 14, 2013. The man also wrote "Tips for Jesus" on the bill. (CBS)

Time To End Tips? There Must Be A Better Way To Compensate Restaurant Workers

When San Francisco Chronicle restaurant critic Michael Bauer speaks, people tend to listen. I’m thrilled to see Bauer call for an end to the practice of tipping in restaurants, but I wonder if his call will be heard by the right people.

02/18/2015

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Presenting ‘Both Sides’ Of Vaccine Debate Gets Tricky During KCBS Interview With ‘Age Of Autism’ Author

After weeks of listening to people revile the parents who don’t get their kids vaccinated, I thought it would be a good idea to ask the people who question the childhood vaccination program why they think the way they do.

02/05/2015

West Valley College (West Valley College)

Commentary: Community Colleges Are Valuable, Not ‘High Schools With Ashtrays’

I’m going to sidestep the question of how we pay for this (and I realize that’s a pretty big step) to focus on what’s at the core of this: a recognition that community colleges are more than just “high schools with ashtrays”, as they’ve often been called. Way more.

01/22/2015

Cooked Turkey

The ‘KCBS Thanksgiving Kitchen’ With Stan Bunger

KCBS’s Morning Anchor Stan Bunger shared a turkey recipe for the Thanksgiving holiday…

11/12/2014

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