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Causing cyclists to celebrate, San Francisco transportation officials voted to ban private cars from much of Market Street. #inktober  Story: 🎨: @MarkFiore 

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The employer of the contract bulldozer operator killed while fighting 2016 Soberanes Fire has been found guilty of violating several labor laws.

Fire crews remain on the scene of Tuesday's explosion and hours-long fire at NuStar Energy's storage facility in Crockett, where two large storage tanks that held ethanol burned almost entirely.

Can new engineering techniques help prevent deadly bridge collapses? Tune in or stream "Why Bridges Collapse" tonight at 9 pm on KQED 9 to find out:

"The idea was for sovereignty, education. All those things that seemed easy for other people to get that we never have." 50 years ago next month, a group of Native Americans took over Alcatraz. Here's a brief history, told by past and present generations:

“She makes me want to be more civically engaged. She also makes me want to do more push ups and outlive all of my nemeses.” -- #TheCoolerPodcast ’s @xcusemybeauty  on #RBG . The show’s back for a FIFTH season! Listen and subscribe today:

Seeing an artist like @Pharrell  humbly acknowledge problems with their own musical output is incredibly refreshing. In an interview with GQ, he says that "Blurred Lines" changed his view on sexism, "chauvinist culture" and toxic masculinity.

No matter where he broadcasts from, it’s clear Sway Calloway’s heart is in #Oakland  💙 On Oct. 18, one of the rap world’s most respected interviewers, @RealSway , returns to The Town for the first edition of #SwayFest , a live talk show and block party.

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FYI if you're seeing #BlackPanthersPBS  tweets but don't have TV, the full film will be available FREE afterwards on

These power outages have PG&E on people's minds. This story, from @KQEDnews  earlier in 2019, is currently one of the most read on our site🔌 #PGEpowershutdown  #poweroutage 

"Shame is a cruel thing," writes @GeorgeTakei  in his new graphic novel about his childhood years in an American internment camp during WWII. "It should rest on the perpetrators, but they don't carry it the way the victims do."

LAX Immigration Agents Asked Detainees to Sign Away Their Legal Residency Status, Attorneys Say

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⚠️ P A S S I T O N Think you own a bona fide #earthquake  kit? You may actually just own the *beginnings* of an earthquake kit. (...and after tonight’s shaking, you MAY want to address that.)

Sesame picked these issues—homelessness, foster care, and substance abuse—because it heard from these partner organizations that they didn’t have many resources addressing these things from a child's perspective. (via @TheAtlantic )

What remains of the Santa Rosa Hilton. (📸: A. Grossberg/KQED) #NapaFire  #SonomaFire  updates from :

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#Breaking : The Napa County Sheriff's department is telling people to stay away from the area around the Yountville Veteran's Home after gunfire was reported.

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