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    People Behaving Badly: Mind Your P’s and Q’s

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- An accident involving a pedestrian who was hit by a car in San Francisco on Wednesday afternoon comes on the same day officers were out in full force cracking down on distracted drivers on a stretch Full Article

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    Tech Report: Google Maps Takes You Back In Time

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Google maps has unveiled a new feature for their street view mapping that let's you travel back in time and see what a place looked like in the past. KRON 4 tech reporter Gabe Slate shows Full Article

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    Dine and Dish: Saint Frank

    By Candice Naranjo

    KRON 4's Vicki Liviakis visits Saint Frank. A San Francisco coffee shop voted among the top 50 places for coffee in the United States. Mobile App users click here to view the video (Copyright 2014, KRON 4, All rights reserved.) Full Article

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    VIDEO: Amazon Prime Adding HBO to Its Video Service

    By Candice Naranjo

    NEW YORK -- Non-HBO subscribers will soon be able to watch some of the network's old TV shows, like "The Sopranos" and "The Wire," on Amazon Prime's streaming video service. Amazon described the deal as a first for HBO, which Full Article

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    Tech Report: Tech Invasion in San Francisco

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- The tech invasion continues in San Francisco. LinkedIn has leased the skyscraper that is being built at Howard and 2nd Street. It's going to be a big building which will feature 450,000 square feet of Full Article

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    People Behaving Badly: Fake Charity Bins

    By Mario Sevilla

    OAKLAND (KRON) – Donations are springing up all over the city of Oakland, and many of them are unattended. So, Oakland is now considering banning donation bins and here’s why: Donations bins -- which are only for clothes, shoes and Full Article

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    People Behaving Badly: The Magical Land of 420

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- San Francisco police arrested at least 12 people during Sunday's 4/20 event, the annual marijuana celebration in Golden Gate Park. The date -- 4/20 -- typically draws thousands of people to the park for Full Article

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    Tech Report: Easy Steps to Help Make Your iPhone Battery Last Longer

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Reports that the Facebook app has been draining battery life in iPhones has people experimenting in their settings menu and making things worse. KRON 4's Gabe Slate shows us that it's not all that hard, actually. Full Article

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    People Behaving Badly: Big Cleanup

    By Mario Sevilla

    OAKLAND (KRON) -- We return to a corner dumping ground on Friday and see if anything is being done to clean up the act. Officials launched an investigation Thursday to determine how so much garbage ended up on one street Full Article

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    Tech Report: Skully Motorcycle Helmet with Rear View Camera

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON)- A local startup has invented a new high-tech motorcycle helmet that is generating a lot of buzz. Tech reporter Gabe Slate got his hands on one and he shows us how it could save lives. Mobile Full Article

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    People Behaving Badly: Mega Dump Site

    By Mario Sevilla

    OAKLAND (KRON) -- There is an investigation underway to determine how so much garbage ended up on one street in Oakland. It was more than anyone has seen at one time which had investigators and city officials scratching their head. Full Article

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    Tech Report: Facebook’s Nearby Friends Feature

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Facebook has announced a new feature that will let others on Facebook know exactly where you are at all times by tracking the GPS built into your phone. Our tech reporter Gabe Slate has the details. Full Article

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    DOG BLOG: Rescue Me: Pug Rescue of Sacramento

    By Mario Sevilla

    (Note: KRON 4's Chief Meteorologist Jacqueline Bennett writes on her personal blog, yellowdogblog.net, and posts on pet health, activities and more.)   By Jacqueline Bennett Yellow Dog Blog is a huge fan of legitimate, hard-working rescue groups. After all, Full Article

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    People Behaving Badly: It Just Got Real

    By Mario Sevilla

    OAKLAND (KRON) -- Oakland's dumping amnesty days are over for now, however new video you will only see on KRON 4 catches people in the act of illegally dumping in Oakland. The video was captured on cell phone and turned Full Article

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    Tech Report: 1-800 Phish Alert

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Fake phishing pages are hiding all over the internet. They look like real log in pages for online services you use like Comcast, Netflix, or Aol. The page appears to be where you would log into Full Article

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    PHOTOS: For Rivalry Week, We Show Why the Bay Area is Hella Better than Los Angeles #BeatLA

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- In the spirit of rivalry week, here's a little look at the many ways the Bay Area beats Los Angeles. From sports venues to the shores of the Pacific, NorCal wins in every category. Except amusement Full Article