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Thursday, Aug 01, 2013 -- 7:45 AM

White House Honors Two Techies for Making Programming Cool

By Francesca Segre

Bay Area residents Carlos Bueno and Kimberly Bryant are helping to prepare kids to use programming concepts in daily life and work.

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013 -- 7:44 PM

SF Supes Support Black-Owned Marcus Books

By Alex Emslie

Supervisors are expressing support for a noted African-American bookstore facing eviction after it lost ownership of its building through foreclosure.

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013 -- 6:03 PM

A Year After Richmond Refinery Fire, Community Air Monitors Still Not Working

By KQED News Staff and Wires

Inadequate air monitoring systems near the Bay Area's five refineries remain a big concern for local communities.

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2013 -- 5:17 PM

Crowdfunding to Buy Back Guns

By Aarti Shahani

Local tech entrepreneurs are turning to crowdfunding to get guns off the streets. A new gun buyback campaign is aiming to raise $20,000 online.

Monday, Jul 29, 2013 -- 6:00 PM

Pope Francis Expresses Acceptance of Gay Catholics

By KQED News Staff and Wires

Pope Francis made headlines around the world Monday with his expression of acceptance toward gay people in the Catholic Church.

Friday, Jul 26, 2013 -- 5:52 PM

Bay Area Football Teams Gear Up for Preseason

By KQED News Staff and Wires

Both the San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders began training for the upcoming preseason this week.

Thursday, Jul 25, 2013 -- 5:34 PM

East Palo Alto Becoming Less Affordable for Working Class Families

By KQED News Staff and Wires

East Palo Alto has been one of the most affordable communities in the Bay Area, but housing activists wonder whether that will remain true.

Wednesday, Jul 24, 2013 -- 5:46 PM

Study Finds Bay Area Residents Live Longer

By KQED News Staff and Wires

A report from the University of Washington's Institute for Health Metrics finds life expectancies in the Bay Area are among the highest in the U.S.

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 -- 5:40 PM

BART and Unions Still at Bargaining Table

By KQED News Staff and Wires

BART management and union representatives are back at the bargaining table this week, but with little indication of agreement.

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 -- 7:38 AM

San Francisco Considers Ban on Aerial Ads

By Francesca Segre

Some residents complain about excessive noise from airplanes towing commercial banners.

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