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Bernal Heights (Wikimedia Commons)

Salon.com Founder’s Speech Blasts His New Bernal Heights Techie Neighbors For Ruining The Vibe

Bernal Heights, once home to artists and blue-collar workers is now “the hottest zip code in town.” David Talbot says that’s a bad thing and blames the techies who moved in.

01/29/2015

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Documentary ‘Hotel 22′ Captures Life On Silicon Valley’s De Facto Homeless Shelter On Wheels

A new documentary airing at the Sundance Film Festival chronicles how a public bus in Silicon Valley has turned into an unofficial shelter for the homeless.

01/29/2015

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Stanford Researchers Find Telecommuters More Productive, But Workers At Home May Be More Lonely

With more companies looking at allowing their employees to work from home, a team of researchers from Stanford found home-based workers are more productive, but also found telecommuting is not for everyone.

01/26/2015

Camera strapped onto a Humboldt squid. (Stanford University)

Stanford Researchers Strap ‘Crittercam’ Onto Squid, Discover How They Speak, Hide Themselves

Researchers at Stanford University strapped cameras on squid off the coast of Mexico and found the sea creatures likely use visual patterns to communicate and to camouflage themselves, according to a study released this week.

01/23/2015

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Want To Fight Cancer & Alzheimer’s? Stanford Professor’s App Lets You Help

A new app developed by a Stanford professor is giving smartphones the power to help fight Alzheimer’s disease and cancer.

01/13/2015

Angel Gomez was born with a mass in his chest. Doctors at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital were able to successfully remove the tumor. (CBS)

Stanford Surgeons Save Premature Baby; Removing Large Tumor After Doctor Had Recommended Abortion

A Bay Area baby is alive and expected to live a normal life after doctors initially gave him little chance to survive and even told his mother it would be better to have an abortion.

01/08/2015

Pete Carroll and Jim Harbaugh (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seattle Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll Is Glad To See Jim Harbaugh Leave The NFL

They clashed at both the college and the pro levels but now that Jim Harbaugh has left the 49ers and the NFC West, it appears he will not be missed by Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll.

12/31/2014

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Weekend Magazine: Blue Mind, Big Trees, And Deciphering The Menu

You can listen to the broadcast of Weekend Magazine with KCBS Public Affairs Director Liz Saint John every Sunday morning from 3:00am-4:00am and again from 5:00am-6:00am on KCBS All News 740 AM and 106.9 FM. […]

12/31/2014

An exterior view of Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. (CBS)

Parking Passes More Expensive Than Resale Tickets For Stanford Bowl Game At Levi’s Stadium

Folks looking for tickets to Tuesday night’s Foster Farms Bowl at Levi’s Stadium can find resale tickets for less than $50 bucks, but finding a place to park your car could cost you more than that.

12/30/2014

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A Few Predictions For 2015

We asked a few of our KPIX and KCBS reporters for some predictions for 2015, and here’s what they said:

12/24/2014

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