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Weekend Magazine: Info Equity, Cost Of Courage, And Oldest Cold Case

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. […]

07/01/2015

Kylie Jenner (L) and Kendall Jenner take selfies at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for MTV)

Survey: Millennial Millionaires Feel Most Pressure To ‘Keep Up With The Joneses’

A survey of millenial millionaires reveals they are the most insecure generation of them all.

05/06/2015

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WWII-Era Hand Grenade Found In Car Sold To Fairfield Auto Salvage Yard

Solano County sheriff’s deputies Wednesday afternoon located a hand grenade inside a vehicle sold to an auto salvage yard in unincorporated Fairfield, a sheriff’s spokesman said.

04/29/2015

Lieutenant William Cook. (CBS)

Alameda Airman Laid To Rest 70-Years After Being Shot Down Over Germany In WWII

After seven decades, an airman from Alameda who was shot down in World War II was finally given a proper burial.

10/26/2014

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Stanford Professor Arrested With WWII-Era Grenade At Los Angeles Airport; Charges To Be Dropped

A Stanford University professor arrested at Los Angeles International Airport for allegedly having a grenade in his luggage says he was returning from his late father’s home with the World War II-era souvenir.

06/01/2014

Retired U.S. Navy Lieutenant Commander Ted Robinson. (CBS)

WWII Veteran Recounts Story Of Saving JFK From PT 109 During San Rafael Event

A retired Lieutenant Commander credited with rescuing John F. Kennedy during World War II recounted his experience in front of a packed crowd in San Rafael Monday.

05/26/2014

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Bomb Squad Detonates WWII Grenade Found In South San Francisco Home

A bomb squad was called to a South San Francisco home on Friday after a live World War II-era hand grenade was discovered in a garage, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.

07/31/2012

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Bay Area WWII Soldier’s Remains Returning Home

A Bay Area soldier who died during World War II will be buried near his boyhood home after his remains were discovered on a remote island in the South Pacific.

07/09/2012

Claudia and Charles de Gull, have two eggs in a nest they built atop a 5-inch cannon on the SS Jeremiah O'Brien in San Francisco Bay.

Pair Of Gulls Nesting On WWII Ship In SF Bay Expecting Chicks

A pair of Western Gulls with a nest on a famous World War II ship docked along San Francisco’s waterfront are about to become parents.

07/06/2012

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Sausalito Homeowner Finds WWII Grenade In Front Yard

A Sausalito resident replacing a mailbox post found a potentially explosive surprise on Wednesday – a World War II-era grenade buried in the front yard, police said.

06/08/2012

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