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San Francisco City Hall (Hector Mata/Getty Images)

SF Shops For Socially Responsible Bank To Handle City’s Billions

Banks vying for the chance to manage San Francisco’s municipal accounts will have to answer hard questions about how they have handled foreclosures, said City Treasurer Jose Cisneros.

02/09/2012

A foreclosed Stockton home. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California To Sign Mortgage Settlement, Source Says

California and New York have agreed to sign the proposed settlement between U.S. states and the nation’s biggest mortgage lenders over foreclosure abuses, according to a source close to the negotiations.

02/08/2012

A foreclosed Stockton home. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Deadline At Hand For California To OK Mortgage Relief Deal

As recently as two weeks ago, California Attorney General Kamala Harris rejected the plan, saying banks were asking to be absolved from any further action, something she described as too lenient.

02/06/2012

Sept. 17: The Occupy Wall Street movement began in Zuccotti Park, near New York City’s financial district and iconic Wall Street. A protest of economic inequality, the movement has spread internationally, with “Occupy” offshoots found in cities across the world. (Photo credit by  Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

SF Bayview Man Joins ‘Occupy Kids’ Over Threats Of Losing Home

A growing number of elderly protesters are joining the Occupy Movement. One Vietnam vet from San Francisco’s Bayview District fights with them against his own possible eviction.

01/21/2012

Occupy protest sign.  (CBS SF)

Occupy SF Protesters Target Bank Foreclosures In Excelsior

Occupy SF joined forces with other community activists to protest bank foreclosures in the city’s hard-hit Excelsior District.

01/07/2012

A group calling themselves 'Wild Old Women' protest outside the Bank of America Bernal Heights branch in San Francisco, January 5, 2012. (CBS)

‘Wild Old Women’ Close San Francisco Bank Of America Branch

It was a slow-moving Occupy Wall Street protest, but it was an effective one. A dozen senior citizens calling themselves “the wild old women” succeeded in closing a Bank of America branch in Bernal Heights Thursday.

01/05/2012

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Walnut Creek Banks Vandalized With ‘Foreclosure’ Tag

Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a suspect who repeatedly vandalized two banks, scrawling the word “Foreclosure” over a Bank of America branch and a Chase bank branch over the last two weeks.

11/21/2011

Henry Albert Smith, Vallejo Police officer shooting suspect

Alleged Vallejo Cop Killer Makes 1st Court Appearance

The man accused of fatally shooting Vallejo police Officer James Capoot during a chase that followed a bank robbery last week made his first appearance in Solano County Superior Court Monday afternoon.

11/21/2011

Investigators at the scene of a Vallejo officer shooting (CBS)

Vallejo Police Officer Killed In Shootout With Suspected Bank Robbers

A Vallejo police officer was shot and killed in a shootout with a pair of suspected bank robbers, law enforcement officials said.

11/17/2011

Bank Of America Protesters Pitch Tent

Occupy SF Protesters Arrested After Swarming Downtown Bank Lobby

Police arrested dozens of Occupy SF protesters who stormed a Bank of America branch on California Street in San Francisco during a march Wednesday afternoon, and refused to leave.

11/16/2011

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