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4:51pm

Thu February 19, 2015
Technology

Teens digitally detox


Hundreds of students at Schools of the Sacred Heart in San Francisco are taking part in a nationwide Tech Timeout, challenging students to unplug from digital devices for 72 hours. The private school is laced with technology: more than 700 students from fifth to 12th grade received an iPad in 2013 and most assignments are done digitally, through apps or Google docs. But now they want to teach kids the value of unplugging.

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2:50pm

Wed October 30, 2013

East Bay Express: What's driving Oakland's robbery epidemic?

From our partners at the East Bay Express.
On a Wednesday evening, just a few weeks before the November 2012 election, Oakland City Council candidate Dan Kalb was robbed while on his way home from a local neighborhood meeting.

1:00pm

Wed March 28, 2012
TURNSTYLE NEWS

YI: Young People Of Color Need Health Care Access Via Smartphones

This week the Supreme Court began hearing arguments that affirm or deny the constitutionality of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA)—that started taking effect a little more than a year ago.

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