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Eggs From Young Asian Women In High Demand

It’s the hot new item in the fertility industry. More and more infertile Asian couples want eggs, but few young Asian women sign up to donate.

11/14/2011

A man handles gold chains at a jewelry shop. (Noah Seelam/AFP/Getty Images)

Fremont Police Say Soaring Gold Prices Make South Asians A Target

With gold selling for more than $1,600 an ounce, a South Asian tradition of wearing gold jewelry has made Asian Indians a target for thieves, Fremont police said Friday.

09/30/2011

Panda Express

San Jose Panda Express Accused Of Latino Worker Discrimination

Federal officials are suing a San Jose Panda Express, accusing the restaurant of making Latino workers clean toilets and perform other menial work while Asian employees stood around and watched.

CBS San Francisco–08/18/2011

Bo Derek Backs Banning Shark-Fin Trade Bill

Bo Derek Backs Banning Shark-Fin Trade Bill

Actress Bo Derek joined lawmakers at the California state Capitol on Monday promoting a bill that would ban selling, trading or possessing shark fins…

CBS San Francisco–08/15/2011

A person walking with a cane. (AP)

IRS Warns Of Scam Targeting Elderly Bay Area Residents

The Internal Revenue Service is warning Northern California residents of a scam that targets the elderly and disabled. IRS authorities have received reports of incidents in Fresno, Sacramento, Stockton, and places within the San Francisco Bay Area, including San Jose, but do not know the extent of the scam.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/11/2011

The San Leandro Police shield (San Leandro PD)

Asians Victimized In String Of San Leandro Street Robberies

Detectives in San Leandro are investigating a string of street robberies that occurred over the past three weeks that may be related, a police sergeant said.

KPIX 5–08/05/2011

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New HIV Statistics Alarm San Francisco Officials

Asian and Pacific Islander women had the highest rate of increase for HIV infection in the U.S., that according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/17/2011

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