Darrell HorstPeople with no or limited vision may have trouble telling when they are six feet from others. Advocates say sighted people have a responsibility to help.

Story by Sammy Caiola.

(Photo: Portrait of Darrell Horst - Courtesy of Society for the Blind)






San Francisco and San Jose saw the biggest drop in rent nationwide over the last year. Meanwhile, Sacramento and San Bernadino/Riverside topped the list for annual rent increases, with a jump of roughly four percent.

Story by Scott Rodd.

California education experts are warning that kids who’ve missed school because of COVID-19 may have learning challenges.

Story by Pauline Bartolone.




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