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For the homeless some of the city's biggest businesses including amazon and starbucks are now funding november referendum to repeal the tax jim shanavie cbs news it's twelve oh five at the bay area's news station kcbs partly to mostly cloudy again today with fog at the coast good morning i'm leery sharoni here's what's happening is our news watch continues the forty niners refused to vote for the new policy the nfl approved yesterday regarding the national anthem kcbs reported accelerated says the compromise would force players to stand for the star spangled banner or stay in the locker room there was a time when this version of the star spangled banner was considered subversive now guitarists routinely emulate jimi hendrix before ball games but the nfl says kneeling during the national anthem remains disrespectful and players who are on the field must stand or their team will be fine this all began of course when forty niners quarterback colin kaepernick neil not the protest the military or veterans but racial inequality in police brutality in america there are a lot of things that are going on there unjust people aren't being held accountable for and that's something that needs to change now cabinet is unemployed richard lap chick head of the institute for diversity and in sport at the university of central florida tells kcbs the nfl won't make things better with this new approach i don't see it as much of a compromise them more than disappointed with the decision it certainly gives the peer instead of trying to silence the players after time when it seemed like relationship with players had improved lap chick says players are likely to find some other way to protest in the locker room or in the tunnel is really not an answer they the players need to find a way to get their voice back forty niners owner jed york of stained from the vote because he didn't feel the players were consulted enough doug sovereign kcbs wednesday was a big day for forty niners linebacker ruben foster kcbs is my cogan says a domestic violence charge was facing was dismissed by a south bay judge the.

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