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California High-Speed Rail

UC Study Raises Questions About California High-Speed Rail

A new study casts doubt on whether the benefits of California high-speed rail will include the creation of 400,000 permanent jobs promised by boosters of the bullet trains.


Ron Paul

Ron Paul Plans Town Hall At UC Berkeley, Other California Schools

Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul will visit three California public universities this week.


Justin Cobbs #1 of the California Golden Bears. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Cal 1st In Pac-12 After Victory Over UCLA 73-63

Justin Cobbs scored 18 points and California withstood UCLA’s late rally to win 73-63 Saturday, moving the Golden Bears into sole possession of first in the Pac-12 with their 20th victory of the season.


Students walk to class at UC Berkeley (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

UC Sees 13 Percent Jump In Undergrad Applications

The University of California is reporting a big jump in the number of students applying for undergraduate admission.


Food Bank

College Football Stars Serve Meals In SF’s Tenderloin

Players from Illinois and UCLA helped feed the needy in San Francisco on Friday, just a day before their bowl game.


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UCLA Looks For Redemption Against Well-Rested Stanford In Pac-12 Opener

Andrew Luck’s beard made a comeback over the bye week when he took a couple days to be a “bum,” watching football for a change instead of starring on the highlight shows.


An assembly line inside a Ford manufacturing plant.

California Manufacturers Ready To Hire, But Are Applicants Ready To Work?

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – One trend keeping unemployment high two years after the official end of the recession is American companies’ willingness to invest in technology and labor saving equipment to avoid the often costly […]



California Researchers Discover New Info Linked To Alzheimer’s Disease

Research out of UCLA has found that a gene not only increases the risk of Alzheimer’s Disease, but also damages a person’s brain at a young age.


Emily Fennell, 26, of Yuba City, who lost her right hand in an auto accident in 2006, smiles next to a photo of her mother touching her donor hand, taken at the conclusion of her hand transplant surgery, at a news conference at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles Tuesday, April 19, 2011. (AP)

NorCal Woman Shows Off Newly Transplanted Hand

A 26-year-old Northern California single mother, who lost her right hand in a car accident, showed off her newly donated hand Tuesday.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/19/2011

The Stanford Cardinal celebrate after the Cardinal defeat the UCLA Bruins 64-55 to win in the championship game of the 2011 Pacific Life Pac-10 Women's Basketball Tournament on March 12, 2011. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

No. 2 Stanford Beats No. 7 UCLA 64-55 To Win Pac-10

Freshman Toni Kokenis scored 10 of her career-high 17 points in the final 5:17 to rally No. 2 Stanford past No. 7 ranked UCLA 64-55 Saturday for the Pac-10 tournament championship.

CBS San Francisco–03/12/2011