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Ranks of Bay Area police departments largely white
Eighty-three percent of large cities in region have a higher percentage of white officers in their police forces than they do white residents. Minority police recruitment called a problem.
Dramatic decline in California's teen birthrates over 22 years
According to the annual Kids Count Data Book report released Tuesday, the teen birthrate for females ages 15 to 19 in the state has dropped 63 percent between 1990 and 2012. Experts attribute the drop to a variety of factors, including statewide policies and funding aimed at pregnancy prevention, as well as increased access to contraceptives and abortions.
For the first time, census shows numbers of same-sex couples raising kids in California.
New Census data shows where the Asian population has concentrated throughout the greater Bay Area.
New Census data shows where the Latino population has concentrated throughout the greater Bay Area.
Reefer madness: That smell of skunk may be skunk weed
The smell of skunk one woman has been smelling may not be the skunk at all, but blooming marijuana.
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President Obama's tan suit becomes Internet sensation
Obama discusses Syria, Iraq and Ukraine, wearing a suit no one expected.