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A flag waves outside of a Wells Fargo bank branch in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wells Fargo Sees Rare Profit Dip

First quarter earnings slipped 1.5-percent to $5.8-billion dollars, down from a record $5.9-billion a year earlier, and the first decline in four years for the country’s largest mortgage lender.

04/14/2015

(San Francisco PD)

Man Sporting Faux Mustache, Fedora Wanted By FBI For 6 Bank Robberies In San Francisco

The FBI and San Francisco police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a costumed man believed to be responsible for robberies at six banks and a foreign money exchange kiosk in San Francisco over the past three months.

01/22/2015

A San Francisco Police cruiser. (CBS)

Man Suspected Of Robbing At Least 10 Banks In San Francisco Is Arrested

38-year-old San Francisco resident Frederick Black was arrested on December 27.

12/31/2014

Outkast at the Treasure Island Music Festival, October 18-19, 2014 (credit: Alyssa Pereira/CBS Local)

Treasure Island Music Fest Brings Buzzy Bands To Gorgeous Landscape

Were you at this year’s Treasure Island Music Festival? Live 105 has your review + photos!

10/20/2014

(CBS)

Homeowners With Home Equity Lines Of Credit Could Face Ballooning Monthly Payments

Millions of homeowners who took out Home Equity Lines of Credit during the housing boom are facing a looming deadline that could mean much larger monthly payments.

06/09/2014

A home for sale in Richmond. (CBS)

Richmond’s Eminent Domain Plan Moves Another Step Forward

The Richmond City Council has set up new guidelines for the proposal.

12/18/2013

Foreclosed homes on Lucas Street in Richmond (CBS)

Richmond Reconsidering Eminent Domain Plan For Underwater Homeowners

The Richmond City Council Tuesday evening will consider scrapping the city’s controversial plan to buy struggling homeowners’ underwater mortgages.

09/10/2013

Surveillance photo of 'Button-Down Bandit' (photo courtesy FBI)

Former Boxing Champ Set To Face Charges In East Bay Bank Robbery Spree

James Quindale Page, 42, dubbed by authorities as the “Button Down Bandit,” was indicted by a federal grand jury in Oakland on Thursday on six counts of bank robbery. Each count carries a possible maximum sentence of 20 years in prison if he is convicted.

06/21/2013

A foreclosure sign hangs on a fence in front of a foreclosed home on April 6, 2011. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Richmond Considers Eminent Domain As A Path To Home Loan Restructuring

Despite rising home prices in much of the Bay Area, many home buyers are struggling to wade out from their underwater mortgage – prompting some Richmond city leaders to attempt a unique tactic to provide mortgage relief.

06/18/2013

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

California To Receive More Than $20 Billion From Mortgage Settlement

California should receive at least $20.6 billion from a settlement with the nation’s major mortgage lenders, the largest share of any state and about $2 billion more than expected when the agreement to assist homeowners was announced last year, according to a report released Thursday.

02/21/2013

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