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Starbucks near Pacific and Battery closed on April 24, 2015 due to a nationwide computer outage. (Tim Fang / CBS)

Starbucks Computer Glitch Disrupts Stores In Bay Area, Throughout U.S. And Canada

Starbucks locations in the Bay Area and throughout the United States and Canada were impacted by a computer glitch that lasted for several hours on Friday.

04/24/2015

A gathering in San Francisco City Hall to mark 100 years since the Armenian genocide on April 24, 2015. (CBS)

Armenian Community Gathers At San Francisco City Hall To Mark 100 Years Since Genocide

Lines wrapped around the block outside San Francisco City Hall on Friday night as people marked 100 years since the Armenian genocide. City Hall was packed, not for a gala or celebration, but a remembrance.

04/24/2015

A PG&E utility truck.  (CBS)

California Consumers Can Collect Up To $600 If Repair Person Doesn’t Show

It’s a huge pain to wait hours for a repair person who doesn’t show up. But California consumers can get paid, in the case of a no-show.

04/24/2015

Standing Desks

Marin County School Nixes Sedentary Education With Standing Desks For Students

4th graders and some 1st graders at an elementary school in San Rafael are using standing desks and it seems to be helping the students to maintain focus and dissipate excess energy.

04/24/2015

Missing Cupertino teenager Connor Sullivan. (Source: Cupertino Police)

Parents Of Cupertino Teen Who Disappeared For 3 Days Describe Reunion With Missing Son

The parents of a Cupertino teen who returned home after missing for more than three days this week released a statement Friday about their son’s disappearance.

04/24/2015

Petaluma Burglary

Burglar Gets Cozy At Petaluma Home With Tater Tots And Naptime

Police say a would-be burglar was sidetracked by snack and naptime Thursday afternoon, heating up some tater tots and then taking a snooze on the sofa of the house he broke into.

04/24/2015

Samantha Romero with Mexica Ballet Folclorico performs during Cinco De Mayo festivities on May 5, 2011 at El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historic Site on Olvera Street in downtown Los Angeles, California. Cinco de Mayo celebrates the 1862 Mexican victory over the French in the Battle of Puebla. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Narsai’s Chicken Mole Recipe Adds Spice To Your Cinco De Mayo Menu

With Cinco de Mayo just on the horizon, I’ve been thinking about chicken mole, one of my favorite Mexican dishes. It’s a complex dish to make, but there are some fairly simple adaptations.

04/24/2015

Screen image of  the Enlighten mobile app. (CBS)

Mobile App Linked To Traffic Signals Unveiled In Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek has unveiled a mobile app for drivers that is tied into the city’s traffic lights, providing drivers with audible cues on how long before the lights will change.

04/24/2015

San Francisco Police on the scene of an officer-involved shooting near 26th Street and Folsom in the Mission District on February 26, 2015. (CBS)

Police Shooting Death Of Immigrant Suspect Prompts Federal Lawsuit Against San Francisco, Police Chief

Family members of a Guatemalan immigrant shot and killed by police earlier this year are the plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit filed against the city and county of San Francisco, as well as Police Chief Greg Suhr on Friday.

04/24/2015