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  1. Audit Cites Flaws In Costly California Bullet Train ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | CBS Local

    Flawed decision-making and poor contract management contributed to billions in cost overruns and years of delays in the as-yet unbuilt California's high-speed rail line between Los Angeles and San Francisco, state auditors said Thursday. State auditor Elaine Howle faulted the California High-Speed Rail Authority for starting limited construction in 2013 before it completed critical tasks like buying land, relocating utilities or obtaining agreements from outside groups including local governments and other railroad operators.

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  2. Gas Tax, Trump, Housing Drive Race For California GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | CBS Local

    California's race for governor pits Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, a Democrat and former San Francisco mayor, against Republican businessman John Cox. 2 comments

  3. Pipe Bombs Found Addressed To Billionaire Activist Tom Steyer, Sen. Kamala HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 27 | CBS Local

    Two additional pipe bomb packages have been discovered addressed to California Sen. Kamala Harris and the Bay Area home of billionaire activist Tom Steyer, the latest high-profile critics of President Donald Trump targeted in a wave of suspected pipe bomb mailings. Law enforcement sources told KPIX 5 the package addressed to Steyer was intercepted by authorities at a Burlingame mail distribution center near San Francisco International Airport.

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  4. Middle School Girls Planned To Cut Classmates Up, Drink Their Blood As Sacrifice To SatanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | CBS Local

    Apple CEO Warns Data Is Being Weaponized Against Users The head of Apple on Wednesday endorsed tough privacy laws for both Europe and the U.S. and renewed the technology giant's commitment to protecting personal data California High-Speed Rail Settles Environmental Lawsuit It brings an end to one of seven environmental lawsuits filed against the ambitious project to build a high-speed train between San Francisco and Los Angeles. Bombs Highlight Danger Of Violent Rhetoric As Elections Near The discovery of pipe bombs targeting prominent Democratic politicians and CNN is raising the threat of election-season violence.

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  5. San Francisco Is Allowing Noncitizens To Vote, But Few WillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | CBS Local

    San Francisco has become the largest U.S. city to give people in the country illegally and other noncitizens the right to vote in a local election, but the possibility of the Trump administration learning their identities appears to have kept people away: only 35 noncitizens have registered. It is among a handful of cities nationwide to allow people who aren't citizens to vote, which is illegal in state and federal elections.

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  6. Fifth Grader Runs 50 5K's In 50 Days For Grandpa's Lung CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | CBS Local

    For the last seven weeks, a San Francisco fifth grader has embarked on a physical challenge that most adults wouldn't consider trying, all of his own accord. It all began when ten-year-old Niall McDermott watched a movie about a man called the "Iron Cowboy" who completed 50 triathlons in 50 days and was inspired.

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  7. Fifth Grader Runs 50 5K's In 50 Days For Grandpa's Lung CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | CBS Local

    For the last seven weeks, a San Francisco fifth grader has embarked on a physical challenge that most adults wouldn't consider trying, all of his own accord. It all began when 10-year-old Niall McDermott watched a movie about a man called the "Iron Cowboy" who completed 50 triathlons in 50 days and was inspired.

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  8. Obamacare Premiums Will Get Cheaper For The First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | CBS Local

    Elk Grove Parents Concerned About Gay Rights Lessons Parents are getting a sneak peek at new textbooks heading to Elk Grove Unified School District. But some say a lesson on honesty about a San Francisco drag queen caught them off guard.

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  9. Newsom, Cox To Debate In Race For California GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2018 | CBS Local

    Newsom, Cox To Debate In Race For California Governor Republican John Cox and Democrat Gavin Newsom will square off at San Francisco public radio station KQED. The hourlong session will not be televised but will be broadcast on public radio stations around the state.

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  10. New Trial Ordered In 'Stairway To Heaven' Copyright LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2018 | CBS Local

    SAN FRANCISCO - A U.S. appeals court on Friday ordered a new trial in a lawsuit accusing Led Zeppelin of copying an obscure 1960s instrumental for the intro to its classic 1971 rock anthem "Stairway to Heaven." A federal court jury in Los Angeles two years ago found Led Zeppelin did not steal the famous riff from the song "Taurus" by the band Spirit.

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  11. LA Officials Seek To Transform Hoover Dam Into A Giant BatteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | CBS Local

    Built during the Great Depression, it was the biggest public works project in the country. Now, as California and the West expand into renewable energy, there's a $3 billion plan to bring the power plant into the 21st century.

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  12. Gov. Brown Vetoes Bill To Extend Alcohol Service To 4AMRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | CBS Local

    SACRAMENTO - California Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday vetoed a bill that would have extended alcohol sales until 4 a.m. Senate Bill 905, introduced by Sen. Scott Wiener , would have updated the California drinking law on the books since 1913 that ends late-night alcohol service at 2 a.m. "California's laws regulating late-night drinking have been on the books since 1913," Brown said in a statement . "I believe we have enough mischief from midnight to 2 without adding two more hours of mayhem."

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  13. Poll Finds Gas Tax Repeal, Rent Control Measures Lagging In SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | CBS Local

    Murder Suspect's Wife At Center Of Complaint Against Slain Lodi Doctor A doctor was found murdered in his home six years after one of his patients who was treated for a hangnail ended up losing part of her foot. Poll Finds Gas Tax Repeal, Rent Control Measures Lagging In Support Efforts to repeal California's gas tax and repeal a measure barring rent control are both lagging, according to a new poll from the Public Policy Institute of California.

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  14. Uber Reaches $148M Settlement Over Data Breach Cover UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | CBS Local

    Fed Rate Hike: Here's How It Hits Credit Cards, Loans, Savings Accounts The Federal Reserve bumped up its most important interest rate another quarter point on Wednesday, its seventh rate hike since late 2015. The California Attorney General announced Wednesday that the San Francisco-based company will pay $148 million to all 50 states and the District of Columbia to settle a lawsuit alleging that it waited a whole year before notifying an estimated 57 million customers and drivers that their data had been exposed in a breach.

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  15. Colorado 'Wine Sharks' To Swim Alcatraz To San FranciscoRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2018 | CBS Local

    BOW MAR, Colo. - On Saturday, Sept. 29, 17 Coloradans will attempt to escape from Alcatraz in their own way.

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  16. 49ers Fear QB Garoppolo Sustained Season-Ending ACL InjuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2018 | CBS Local

    Turns out it may have been a season-ending knee injury. Florence The Week After: Thousands Brace For More Flooding Thousands of coastal residents remained on edge Sunday, told they may need to leave their homes because rivers are still rising more than a week after Hurricane Florence.

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  17. S.F. City Officials Rally to Support Board and Care Homes That Serve Mentally IllRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | CBS Local

    S.F. City Officials Rally to Support Board and Care Homes That Serve Mentally Ill Officials from different departments at City Hall are now joining forces to save mom and pop board and care homes that shelter mentally ill and elderly people living on the streets of San Francisco. Ford Agrees to Testify Against Kavanaugh but Details Remain Up in the Air Christine Blasey Ford, the Palo Alto University professor who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, has accepted a Senate committee's request to tell her side next week but she wants to resume negotiations over the exact terms of her appearance.

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  18. Pizza Lovers Dream Job: Be A Taste Tester for $1,000 Per DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | CBS Local

    Law Enforcement Blasts Relaxed Rules On Marijuana Home Delivery Nearly a year into marijuana legalization in California, top law enforcement officials are fighting a proposed rule allowing pot deliveries anywhere in the state. Drivers To Pay Toll Entering And Exiting Treasure Island Drivers traveling to and from Treasure Island will eventually be forced to pay toll in both directions, San Francisco city officials announced.

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  19. Move Over Summer, Here Comes The Fall EquinoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | CBS Local

    Drivers To Pay Toll Entering And Exiting Treasure Island Drivers traveling to and from Treasure Island will eventually be forced to pay toll in both directions, San Francisco city officials announced. Computer Issues Fixed; Bay Area DMW Offices Reopen Computer problem that shut down at least 48 Department of Motor Vehicles offices across the state including branches in Concord, Oakland, Fremont, Novato and San Francisco, has been fixed and the offices reopened.

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  20. Japanese Meets Peruvian: Kaiyo Brings Nikkei Cuisine To Cow HollowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | CBS Local

    Mugging Near San Francisco's Dolores Park Caught On Camera Police in San Francisco on Monday were searching for three suspects in a brazen early evening robbery in the Mission District that happened over the weekend, authorities said. SpaceX: Japanese Billionaire To Be First "Private Passenger" On Moon Flight SpaceX founder Elon Musk announced Yusaku Maezawa of Japan will be the first "private passenger" on a moon mission using the promised BFR rocket.

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