Community & Charity

"Avengers: Endgame" cast members, Paul Rudd, from left, Scarlett Johansson, Robert Downey Jr., Robert Iger, Brie Larson, Chris Hemsworth and Jeremy Renner appear at an event announcing the Universe Unites Charity at Disney California Adventure Park on Fri

'Avengers' Help Unveil $5 Million Donation For Seriously Ill Children

Some of Marvel's top Avengers have assembled to support a $5 million donation to benefit seriously ill children in hospitals around the globe.
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ARF Breaks Ground On Pets & Vets Center In Walnut Creek (Photo credit: Carrie Hodousek/KCBS Radio)

ARF Breaks Ground On Pets & Vets Center In Walnut Creek

A new pets and vets center is coming to Walnut Creek. Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation broke ground on the $18 million dollar facility Tuesday. KCBS Radio's Carrie Hodousek says the expansion will allow more veterans to be paired with a rescued service dog.
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In this Dec. 12, 2018 file photo, Laverne Cox poses at the nominations announcement for the 25th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in West Hollywood, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

Actress Laverne Cox To Discuss Gender Equity at Harvard

Cox is scheduled to speak at a conference on gender equality, Tuesday at Harvard University in Cambridge.
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Kanye West Sells Shoes at 'Lemonade Stands' For Charity

Several Mid-West cities were the cites where Hip Hop star Kanye West sold some of his rare 'Yeezy' line of sneakers via lemonade stands, all for charity.
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Paws And Pucks at SAP Center San Jose (Photo credit: Mike Colgan/KCBS Radio)

Dog Days of Winter at San Jose Hockey Game

It's not every day that you get to take your best four-legged friend to a hockey game, but that's what happened at Sunday's Pucks and Paws promotion at a San Jose hockey game.
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How To Minimize The Impacts of The Upcoming Time Change

A lot of people are going to be in the fog next week. Daylight Saving Time starts this weekend. But KCBS Radio reporter Mike Colgan says there are things you can do to lessen the impact.
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In this Feb. 27, 2005 file photo, singer Prince arrives with his wife Manuela Testolini for the 77th Academy Awards in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian, File)

Foundation of Prince's Second Wife To Honor Him at Gala

Manuela Testolini, who was married to the late megastar from 2001 to 2007, said performances will be heavy on Prince music.
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Rain gear Raincoat and umbrella and rubber boots on a white background. Protective, footwear. (Photo credit: Tetiana Rozhnovska/Dreamstime)

San Francisco Family Shelter Seeks Rain Gear Donations

The staff at one of San Francisco’s largest family shelters are looking at the weather forecast ... and asking for help. KCBS Radio’s Jenna Lane reports on their request for rain boots, umbrellas and other donations.
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Stephen Curry, John Legend To Join Barack Obama For 3-Day Event In Oakland

Happening in Oakland from February 18th - 20th.
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In this Nov. 5, 2018 file photo, Craig Newmark attend the 12th annual Stand Up For Heroes benefit red carpet at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. The founder of Craigslist says he will donate $15 million to Columbia University and the

Craigslist Founder Donates $15 Million For Journalism Ethics

The founder of Craigslist says he will donate $15 million to Columbia University and the Poynter Institute for separate efforts promoting ethics in journalism.
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