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CHP Patrol Car

Plainclothes CHP Officer Who Pulled Gun On Oakland Protesters Remains On Active Duty

A CHP officer who pulled his gun on protesters in Oakland Wednesday night is still on active duty and his supervisor says it doesn’t appear that the officer did anything wrong.

12/12/2014

Bank Vault

4 San Francisco Banks Robbed During Thanksgiving Week, Police Seek Suspects

Police are investigating at least four bank robberies that took place across San Francisco during the week of Thanksgiving.

12/01/2014

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Best Local San Francisco Businesses To Shop On Black Friday 2014

Camping out at the mall through pre-dawn opening hours to snag the Black Friday discounts on blenders and televisions at the big box stores isn’t everyone’s cup of tea. Do remember our small independent retailers and SFMade while you’re out there.

11/18/2014

Stanley Kwan pleaded guilty to grand theft for defrauding dozens of couples through his wedding planning business. (CBS)

San Francisco Wedding Planner Who Ripped Off Dozens Of Couples Begins 4-Year Prison Sentence

A San Francisco wedding planner who ripped off dozens of couples surrendered Wednesday to serve a four-year prison sentence for grand theft, the district attorney’s office said Thursday.

11/13/2014

San Francisco's Chinatown neighborhood. (CBS)

San Francisco Chinatown Leaders Urge Better Training After Tour Guide’s Racist Rant

City officials and Chinatown community leaders rallied Thursday in response to an expletive-filled speech by a tour guide denigrating the neighborhood and its residents and called for better training and oversight by the tour industry.

10/23/2014

Comedian Katt Williams (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Rappers, Comedians Involved Leland Yee Case

The plot thickens. Suge Knight, Kat Williams & Too Short mentioned in Yee case…

10/23/2014

San Francisco's Chinatown neighborhood. (CBS)

Guide Goes On Videotaped Racist, Expletive-Laced Rant To Tourists Aboard Chinatown Bus In San Francisco

A tour-guide in San Francisco’s Chinatown was filmed during a racist and expletive-laden rant about the neighborhood and its inhabitants, and garnered applause tourists.

10/22/2014

Bank Vault

Old-School Bank Robber Hits 2 SF Chinatown Banks Thursday Afternoon

The robberies occurred within minutes of each other at banks in the 700 and 900 blocks of Washington Street.

10/11/2014

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San Francisco Ivory Demand Helping Drive Slaughter Of African Elephants

San Francisco is the second-largest market in the country for ivory trinkets.

09/28/2014

Stockton Tunnel Crash Scene

Neighbors Say Intersection Where Elderly Woman Was Killed Crossing Street Near Stockton Tunnel Is Unsafe Due To Impatient Drivers

The accident happened just before 10 a.m. near the intersection of Stockton and Sacramento streets. Neighbors say the intersection is notorious for congestion, speeding and impatient drivers.

09/20/2014

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