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18-year-old Akintunde Ahmad, who is graduating from Oakland Technical High School on Wednesday, June 11, 2014. (Jeffrey Schaub/CBS)

KCBS Cover Story: Standout Oakland Student Reflects On High School Career On Graduation Day

18-year-old Akintunde Ahmad said graduation on Wednesday will be filled with mixed emotions, as he’s leaving high school behind, but excited about his opportunities at Yale.

06/11/2014

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Students Could Find Debt Relief In Program Expanded By President Obama

Up to 5 million Americans struggling to make their monthly student loan payments could find relief under a program President Barack Obama expanded Monday, part of an election-year push by Democrats to paint Republicans as blocking common-sense steps that could help the middle class.

06/09/2014

Residents watch on May 24, 2014, as a suspected gunman's car is removed after a drive-by shooting in Isla Vista, California, a beach community next to the University of California Santa Barbara. Seven people, including the gunman, were killed and seven others wounded in the May 23 mass shooting, Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said Saturday. Brown said at a pre-dawn press conference that the shooting in the town of Isla Vista "appears to be a mass murder situation." Driving a black BMW, the suspect opened fire on pedestrians from his vehicle at several locations in the town. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Alamo Man Recovering After Being Run Down By Suspect In Isla Vista Rampage

An Alamo man was badly injured, but survived a rampage in Isla Vista over the weekend.

05/26/2014

Cloverdale High School aide faces 11 years in prison for molesting three students. (Royalty free image)

Sonoma County Special Ed Teacher’s Aide Gets 11 Years In Prison For Molesting Teens

A former Cloverdale High School teacher’s aide will be sentenced in July to more than 11 years in prison for molesting three teenage boys.

05/16/2014

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Graduating San Francisco Catholic School Girl’s Photo Yanked From Yearbook For Wearing Tuxedo

A San Francisco teen girl who chose to wear a tuxedo for her senior picture is allegedly being discriminated against over the choice.

05/15/2014

Police and fire units outside Kennedy High School in Richmond after a student was shot in front of the school, May 14, 2014. (CBS)

Richmond School Lockdown Lifted After Shooting Sends 14-Year-Old To Hospital

A lockdown prompted by a shooting across from Kennedy High School in Richmond Wednesday morning has been lifted and the student who was shot is being treated for wounds that are not believed to be life-threatening.

05/14/2014

Roger Lopez, a sex offender is suspected of sexually battering a UC Berkeley student near People's Park. (Source: Berkeley PD)

Sex Offender Suspected Of Sexually Battering UC Berkeley Student

University of California at Berkeley police are seeking the public’s help in finding a sex offender who is suspected of sexually battering a female student near People’s Park on Monday night.

05/13/2014

Princess Paulmerie of Oakland has been running a successful bakery business named Sweet Tooth. (CBS)

Oakland 7th Grader Running Successful Bakery Business

A seventh grader in Oakland is already on her way to accomplishing a goal many adults never achieve by owning her own business.

05/06/2014

San Leandro High School teacher Leon Chang was arrested for an alleged sexual relationship with a teenager. (Source: San Leandro Police)

San Leandro Teacher Arrested For Alleged Sexual Relationship With Teen

A teacher at San Leandro High School has been arrested and charged for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a teenager, police said Thursday.

04/17/2014

Burned wreckage of the tour bus and FedEx truck on Interstate 5 in Orland after the fiery crash that killed 10 people on April 10, 2014. (CBS)

I-5 Crash Survivor Credited With Saving Students Recalls Moments Of Fire

A young survivor of the I-5 bus crash that killed ten people is still recovering in the hospital, and telling his story of heartbreak and heroism during the moments after the crash.

04/14/2014

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