COVID-19 Masks Pose Unique Problem For Deaf, Hard Of Hearing CommunityThe coronavirus pandemic has forced the deaf and hard of hearing community to confront a unique challenge. With more people wearing masks, it’s even more difficult for them to communicate.
Police Searching For Blind, Deaf Man Missing In San LeandroPolice were asking for the public's assistance in locating Burnis Johnson, 59, a blind and deaf man who was reported missing in San Leandro.
Deaf Publix Worker Says Shopper Punched Her For Not Hearing QuestionA Virginia supermarket employee, who has gone deaf due to a rare disease, says a woman attacked her for not responding to the shopper's question.
McDonald's Paying $56K After Deaf Job Applicant Denied InterviewMcDonald’s will pay a $56,500 settlement after a southeast Missouri restaurant manager refused to interview a deaf job applicant.
Ousting Of Deaf School's Superintendent Not Enough For Fremont StudentsAt the California school for the deaf in Fremont, the big lesson of the day was civil disobedience.
Hayward Musician Inspires As Guitarist For All-Deaf Rock BandA man who was inspired by The Beatles as a kid did not let his deafness stop him from pursuing a career in music. Mike Sugerman reports in his About The Bay segment.
Contra Costa Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Hailed As Hero For Rescuing Teens From Bus FireA Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy is being hailed as a hero for responding to a weekend bus fire on the side of the freeway in Walnut Creek that was far more dangerous than previously believed.
Student, Teacher At Fremont School Play Role In Sign Language Version Of ‘Happy’ Going ViralA group of deaf film students have a hit music video on their hands, as their version of Pharrell Williams’ hit “Happy” has generated hundreds of thousands of views on YouTube.
Animal Update: Deaf Animals Can Still Make Great Pets What exactly causes deafness in pets? We asked Dr. Jennifer Scarlett from the San Francisco SPCA. She says it’s conductive problems that are usually acquired.
Canine Companion Becomes Newest Teacher At Berkeley School For Deaf Children A Berkeley school for deaf children has a new K-9 staff member that is helping bring joy to a silent world.
Former Giants Player Jeff Francouer Tricked Into Thinking Teammate Was Deaf