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Local News


  • Tuesday Must Reads: Massive, Mostly Peaceful Protests in Oakland;...
    published on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:59:00 GMT
    Stories you shouldn't miss: 1. Thousands of protesters demonstrated in Oakland last night, in a mostly peaceful reaction to a Missouri grand jury's decision to not indict white police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Mike Brown. Oakland protesters shut down Interstate 580 for a time, shouting "Shut It Down for Mike Brown."...
  • The Seasoned Collector: Holiday shopping, teas in Bay Area, plus history exhibit
    published on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 05:09:00 GMT
    Since we tend to reminisce at year end, now is a fitting time to experience "Now and Then" at the Los Altos History Museum on Dec. 7 and 14. First, check out the big exhibit, "Silicon Valley: The Lure and the Legends" , which explores the pioneers who turned this region into one of the most dynamic places on the planet. Afterward, return to another era by going on a docent-led tour of the J. Gilbert Smith House, replete with holiday finery....
  • Rx for Better Health Care: Kindness and Compassion
    published on Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:00:00 GMT
    Various studies suggest that when health care workers approach patients with compassion, patients often heal faster, have less pain and anxiety, and even bounce back faster from common colds. "When health care is delivered with kindness and compassion, it has a significantly greater effect than when it is given in a dispassionate fashion that assumes that the human connection has no benefit," said Dr. James Doty, founder and director of Stanford University School of Medicine's Center for Compass...
Regional News


  • Wayne State University Appoints First Associate Provost for Diversity ...
    published on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:30:18 GMT
    Marquita Chamblee was selected for the position following a national search seeking someone to lead the university's efforts in all aspects of diversity, inclusion, educational opportunity, cultural understanding and competency, and civil and human rights. Marquita Chamblee has been appointed Wayne State University's first associate provost for diversity and inclusion and chief diversity officer....
  • Universal Preschool is No Panacea
    published on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:45:54 GMT
    To hear mainstream media tell it, everyone's a fan of universal preschool. Of course, there are numerous reasons why parents are second-guessing all the hype , including the desire for more effective, individualized, and nurturing options for their young children....
  • Rallies across UC system protest tuition hikes
    published on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:44:23 GMT
    In a loud but peaceful march, students march through the campus of UC San Diego as part of a system-wide day of action protesting a proposed tuition increase. In a loud but peaceful march, students march through the campus of UC San Diego as part of a system-wide day of action protesting a proposed tuition increase....
Sports News


  • 7 cars that cost more than a house
    published on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:57:02 GMT
    Ever weighed the decision between buying a Porsche 918 Spyder and a home in Berkeley, Calif.? Probably not, but they cost about the same. Next to paying for a house or college, a car is among the most expensive items many of us will buy....
  • Do Your Hobby at Work
    published on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:30:30 GMT
    A salesman at the Edelweiss jewelry store in Berkeley, California played the violin when business was slow. It passed the time while attracting customers....
  • Pac-12: replay crew erred in Stanford-Cal game
    published on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:34:31 GMT
    The Pac-12 Conference says its replay crew made two errors during Stanford's 38-17 win at California on Saturday. The officiating crew overturned a Cal touchdown on three consecutive plays in the third quarter of the Big Game....

Local Area Videos


  • Students at Martin Luther King jr Middle School Providence RI

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    Students breaking to the the new PPWN Positive Mouth Peace Mixtape.
  • City Year Miami's 2014 Martin Luther King jr Day Service Project

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    January 20th, 2014 - We thank the 1000+ volunteers who joined us at Homestead Middle School for our national day of service! Thank you for helping us #makebe...
  • The Edible Schoolyard Martin Luther King Junior Middle School

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    A video from a school in the USA showing how students learn valuable lessons through growing a garden and cooking using the garden produce.
  • Richmond Girls For a Change _ Martin Luther King Middle School

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    Richmond Middle and High School Girls Showcase Their Social Change Projects May 24 as part of Girls For A Change Afterschool Program RICHMOND, VA -- Girls Fo...
  • Martin Luther King Middle School Jazz Band Playing Jungle Boogie (Freight & Salvage, Berkeley, CA)

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    Martin Luther King Middle School Jazz Band playing Jungle Boogie (Cool and the Gang) featuring Zack 'Tap' McQuaig on drums at the Freight and Salvage Coffeeh...
  • Martin Luther King Jr Middle School Chorus(Berkeley, California)- June Concert 2013/6/5

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    Hi again with another chorus video... 1:28 Blackbird 4:13 Dirait-on 8:34 A Change Is Gonna Come looking back on this video really reminds me of so many memor...
  • "Feel Good" arr. Barbara Baker | Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School Girls Choir

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    The 2000-01 Girls Choir from Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School in Beltsville, Maryland perform this upbeat arrangement by Barabara Baker and David J. Ell...
  • 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratorical Speech Contest winner, Dharbi Jens

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    County Dr. Martin Luther King Speech contest middle school winner, Dharbi Jens Theme: Dream with a Vision, Live with a Purpose. Congratulations!
  • Hamady Middle/ High School , Martin Luther King Jr.Celebration, 2010

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    Guest speaker.....Blake E. Odum, Alummni, Hamady High School, Class of 2007 Mrs. Salli Steven Supt. and Brenda Battle Jordan, Westwood Heights School Board P...
  • Martin Luther King Middle School Sustainability Outdoor Classroom

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    Martin Luther King Middle Sustainability Outdoor Classroom allow students to observe animals and insects life cycles. Also, this project will allow students ...
  • Martin Luther King Jr. College Prep middle school

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    6th, 7th, & 8th graders. cute. Go Panthers.

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