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Vegas Odds Makers: Los Angeles, Boston Have Better Shot Than San Francisco To Host 2024 Olympics

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — Mike Sugerman Mike is one of the best storytellers in the United States, and has the... SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) - The United States hasn't hosted the Summer Olympics since Atlanta in 1996. San Francisco could be in the running for the games that will take place 10 years from now, but odds makers said other U.S.
Dec 19, 2014

RT @DaveWedge: Vegas Odds Makers: Los Angeles, Boston Have Better Shot Than San Francisco To Host 2024 Olympics cbsloc.al/1zdrcyQ @boston2024

Dec 19, 2014

Vegas Odds Makers: Los Angeles, Boston Have Better Shot Than San Francisco To Host 2024 Olympics cbsloc.al/1zdrcyQ @boston2024

Our Homeless Schoolkids

Dec 19, 2014

RT @First5CoCo: Listen to this excellent @SovernNation series examining impact of homelessness on children: cbsloc.al/1GVbR56

Why Is Mount Diablo Wearing A Cap Today?

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — KPIX 5 Morning Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers the questions you never get to ask on-air. Q: Why is Mt. Diablo wearing a "cap" today? (from viewer "Jeff") A: Jeff, thank you and your wife Stephanie for the awesome picture!

Driver Survives After GPS Leads Him In Front Of Speeding Caltrain In Atherton

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — ATHERTON (CBS SF ) - The driver of a car that was hit by a Caltrain train on Tuesday in Atherton accidentally turned onto the tracks and got the vehicle stuck, firefighters said. There were no reported injuries in the crash. Emergency crews responded at 7:31 p.m.
Dec 19, 2014

Amazing backstory to flaming Caltrain vs. car wreck: GPS told driver to turn onto tracks. sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2014/12/18/dri…

Venomous Scorpion Falls Out Of Dress When Woman Tries It On At Hayward JC Penney Store

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — HAYWARD (CBS SF) - A woman trying on a dress in a Hayward JC Penny store found an unwelcome companion in the dressing room when a scorpion fell out of the garment onto the floor at her feet.
Dec 19, 2014

Venomous Scorpion Falls Out Of Dress When Woman Tries It On At Hayward JC Penney Store cbsloc.al/1JnfYuO

Caught On Video: Deer Slams Into Cyclist Riding Near Golden Gate Bridge

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — SAUSALITO (CBS SF) - A Bay Area bicyclist said he is ok after a deer slammed into him during a ride near the Golden Gate Bridge over the weekend, in a crash caught on video. Silas Patlove was riding along Alexander Avenue near Sausalito when a deer jumped over the guardrail, right into his path on Sunday.
Dec 18, 2014

Caught On Video: Deer Slams Into Cyclist Riding Near Golden Gate Bridge « CBS San Francisco cbsloc.al/1Jccnj4

12-Inch Knife Removed From Man’s Skull After San Rafael Domestic Violence Attack

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — SAN RAFAEL (CBS SF) - A San Rafael man says he is amazed that he is still alive after a domestic violence incident left him with a 12-inch knife sticking out of his skull. 47-year old Glenda Ann Bernardini stabbed the knife into 40-year old Jimmy McIntosh's head during an alleged domestic dispute, according to San Rafael police.

How Bay Area School Districts Are Coping With The Growing Number Of Homeless Students

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — Doug Sovern Doug began his career as a copy boy at the New York Times, and then... KCBS Cover Story Series: Our Homeless Schoolkids A five-parts series, running through Friday, December 19. Airing on KCBS 740/106.9 at 6:30am, 8:30am, 12:30pm, 4:30pm and 9:30pm.
Dec 18, 2014

RT @CBSSF: So how are Bay Area school districts coping w/ the growing number of homeless kids? KCBS' @SovernNation takes a look cbsloc.al/1z9gIQP

Dec 18, 2014

RT @SovernNation: The teacher is #homeless, So are 4% of her students. And the schools superintendent used to be. Part 4 of our series:cbsloc.al/1z1tA6J

Dec 18, 2014

The teacher is #homeless, So are 4% of her students. And the schools superintendent used to be. Part 4 of our series:cbsloc.al/1z1tA6J

Black Reporter, Police Lieutenant Open Up About Being Called ‘Sellouts’ By Police Brutality Protesters In Oakland, San Francisco

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — (KPIX 5) - A local reporter who's been covering the Bay Area protests against police brutality opens up about something she was shocked to hear from other people of color. It started the night of Black Friday, days after the grand jury declined to indite Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson for fatally shooting unarmed teenager Michael Brown.
Dec 18, 2014

Unique perspective: 'We are ashamed of you.' Black reporter, cop talk about their treatment by protesters. cbsloc.al/1z90tmY

Dec 18, 2014

Black Reporter, Police Lieutenant Open Up About Being Called ‘Sellouts’ By Protesters In Oakland, SF cbsloc.al/1x2zOIf

GameDay: The 49ers In Free Fall

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — Dennis O'Donnell Dennis O'Donnell is the Sports Director at KPIX 5. He has receiv... (KPIX 5) - Has any organization in sports fallen so far and fast as the San Francisco 49ers? Two years ago they were within five yards of winning a Super Bowl.
Dec 18, 2014

GameDay: The 49ers In Free Fall « CBS San Francisco cbsloc.al/1z9lCxj my blog on the 49ers

Harbaugh Reportedly Offered $8 Million-A-Year To Coach At Michigan

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) - San Francisco 49er Head Coach Jim Harbaugh has been offered a $48 million contract to become the new head coach of the Michigan Wolverines, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com.

Hackers Reference 9/11 In Threats Against Sony's 'The Interview'

SF Startup Using Fake Tinder Account To Catch Office Thief

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — A startup in San Francisco plagued by office robberies is using a fake Tinder account to help catch the thief. Andria Borba reports. (12/16/14)

Oakland Mayor Says Police Body Cameras Have Cut Use-Of-Force Incidents Significantly In 5 Years

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — OAKLAND (CBS SF) - Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Wednesday that there's been a "significant decrease" in use-of-force incidents by her city's police officers since they began wearing body cameras four years ago.
Dec 17, 2014

RT @KCBSNews: Mayor: #Oakland Police body cameras have cut use of force incidents significantly in 4 years. cbsloc.al/1AJw0sx

NightBeat Mix: Tuesday December 16th

San Jose Police Serve Search Warrant At Home of 49er Ray McDonald Following Rape Allegation

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — SAN JOSE (CBS SF) - The San Jose Police Department is investigating San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald for an alleged sexual assault at his home in San Jose. Police said they were called on Tuesday morning by a local area hospital regarding a possible sexual assault victim who was receiving treatment.
Dec 17, 2014

RT @KCBSNews: UPDATE: More on the sexual assault accusation against 49er #RayMcDonald. No arrests made and investigation ongoing. cbsloc.al/1uTtSKq

Dec 17, 2014

RT @KCBSNews: UPDATE: More on the sexual assault accusation against 49er #RayMcDonald. No arrests made and investigation ongoing. cbsloc.al/1uTtSKq

Bake And Bend: San Francisco Yoga Class Adds Pot To Practice

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) - Instead of finishing a Vinyasa flow sequence by relaxing in child's pose, imagine taking a puff of a joint or a vaporizer filled with cannabis. That's just what one San Francisco yoga studio is advertising for students wishing to "elevate" their practice of deep stretching and relaxation.
Dec 17, 2014

When something that's been happening for literally half a century becomes commercial because laws are slow sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2014/12/17/bak…

U.S. Investigation Links North Korea To Sony Hacking

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — A U.S. official said federal investigators have now connected the Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. hacking to North Korea and are expected to make an announcement in the near future. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the official was not authorized to openly discuss an ongoing criminal case.

20,000 Homeless Bay Area Schoolchildren - How Did We Get Here?

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com — Doug Sovern Doug began his career as a copy boy at the New York Times, and then... SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) - More Bay Area students are homeless than ever before, with 20,000 schoolchildren having no fixed place to sleep at night.
Dec 17, 2014

Domestic violence, soaring rents, job cuts combine to create surge in homeless families,schoolkids. Part 3 of series: cbsloc.al/1uZZxea