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Football helmets used by high school teams (KPIX)

Newer, Better High School Football Helmets Still No Guarantee Against Brain Injuries

“If you move from a one-star helmet to some of the better four and five star helmets, you cut your concussion rate in half.” KPIX 5’s comprehensive database reveals which helmets schools are using, and why some may be putting some students at greater risk of brain injuries.


Responders gather at the scene of a mass school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

East Bay Schools Staff Training To Survive Gunman Attack

Teachers and staff at some Bay Area schools are receiving special safety training from a Texas institute on how to respond in the event that a gunman is on campus.


John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: The Best Of Luck

John Madden analyzes the Orange Bowl game: Stanford QB Andrew Luck’s impressive performance shows why he’d be the top choice in the NFL draft.


John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: The Best Of The Playoff Teams

John Madden likes New England, Pittsburgh and Atlanta heading into the playoffs.


Andrew Luck and Tyrod Taylor will lead their teams to the Orange Bowl (Streeter Lecka/Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Stanford To Face Red-Hot Virginia Tech In Orange Bowl

Stanford earned a bid Sunday to face the Hokies in the BCS bowl on Jan. 3. The berth caps a remarkable resurgence for the fifth-ranked Cardinal, who have gone from 1-11 to 11-1 in four years.

CBS San Francisco–12/06/2010