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Redwood forests in the Santa Cruz mountains are protected under a deal involving the Peninsula Open Space Trust and and a logging company.
Peninsula Open Space Trust
Jennifer Hodges
March 27, 2019 - 2:20 pm
More than 900 acres of redwood forests in the Santa Cruz mountains will be protected under a deal that will allow some logging on the land.
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One Goh, who was convicted of killing seven people at Oikos University, died in prison on March 20, 2019.
California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
March 27, 2019 - 1:06 pm
One Goh, the shooter convicted of killing seven people at Oikos University in Oakland in 2012, has died in prison. Goh, 50, died on March 20, according to a statement from the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. "He passed away...while in custody," the brief statement said. He...
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fishermans wharf
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Margie Shafer
March 27, 2019 - 10:53 am
A legal settlement means the California Dungeness crab season is ending early this year to protect whales and sea turtles.
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Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill.
Diablo Valley College/ Facebook
KCBS Radio Midday News
March 27, 2019 - 10:42 am
Racist graffiti was discovered at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, the second such incident this month at the East Bay school.
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David Bernhardt was President Trump's nominee to become Secretary of the Interior.
David Bernhardt/Twitter
Doug Sovern
March 27, 2019 - 9:09 am
Salmon fishers and dozens of California environmental groups oppose President Trump's nomination of David Bernhardt to lead the Interior Department.
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Vanden High School in Fairfield.
Vanden High School
KCBS Radio Morning News
March 27, 2019 - 8:22 am
Vanden High School in Fairfield will be closed on Wednesday as school district officials and police investigate a threat of violence.
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President Donald Trump accompanied by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., left, and Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., right, arrives for a Senate Republican policy lunch on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
March 26, 2019 - 4:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — An exuberant President Donald Trump took a victory lap on Capitol Hill Tuesday, emboldened by the end of the special counsel's Russia probe, even as Democrats pressed insistently for Robert Mueller's full report and Justice Department officials said more information could be...
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Dreamstime
Holly Quan
March 26, 2019 - 2:28 pm
Earthquake scientists will be focused on downtown Oakland on Wednesday when they launch the first public test of the early warning system. About 40,000 people in a 60-square-block area of the city will receive the test message on their smartphones and other devices when the notice goes out between...
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Joseph Cress/Iowa City Press-Citizen
Doug Sovern
March 26, 2019 - 2:26 pm
California Sen. Kamala Harris rolled out the first major policy proposal of her nascent presidential campaign by calling for giving teachers a significant raise with federal tax revenue.
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Kate Steinle was killed while walking on a San Francisco pier in 2015.
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KCBS Radio Midday News
March 26, 2019 - 11:15 am
The parents of Kate Steinle cannot sue San Francisco and the city's former sheriff Ross Mirkarimi for negligence over their daughter's killing by an undocumented immigrant, a federal appeals court upheld.
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