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Chinatown

FBI agents search a home on the 600 block of 42nd Ave. in San Mateo, part of a number of raids in the Bay Area and Sacramento, March 26, 2014. (CBS)

Phil Matier: FBI Raids Stem From Longstanding Investigation With Possible Gang Ties

The series of raids across the Bay Area on Wednesday which included the arrest of State Sen. Leland Yee may be related to organized crime in the Chinese-American community in San Francisco.

03/26/2014

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Man Jumps Counter, Robs San Francisco Chinatown Bank

Police are trying to identify a man who robbed a bank in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood on Tuesday morning.

03/05/2014

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Cable Car Collides With Automobile In San Francisco

A cable car collided with a car Thursday morning, resulting in minor injuries and traffic disruption near San Francisco’s Chinatown, transit officials said.

02/06/2014

Chinese New Year

Bay Area Rings In Year Of The Horse

Kicking off the Year of the Horse, a parade with lion dancers and firecrackers marched through San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood Friday morning.

01/31/2014

17-year-old Justice Toliver was fatally shot in her Oakland apartment on January 23, 2014. Her 14-year-old brother is a suspect in the case. (Facebook/CBS)

17-Year-Old Oakland Mother Shot Dead, Police Search For Younger Brother

A 17-year-old mother was shot dead inside an Oakland apartment Thursday afternoon and police said the suspect is her younger brother.

01/23/2014

Tribune Tavern's Cola Braised Beef (credit: Akilah Monifa-Bolden/CBS Local)

Oakland’s Restaurant Week Review: Tribune Tavern

CBSSF’s Akilah Bolden-Monifa describes her foodie experience at Oakland’s Tribune Tavern…

01/22/2014

San Francisco Central Subway

SF’s Central Subway Construction Halted For Some Holiday Shoppers

The streets around San Francisco’s bustling Union Square are back in order after a temporary construction moratorium on the Central Subway Project was called for holiday shoppers. Critics say that consideration wasn’t extended to North Beach and Chinatown.

12/02/2013

San Francisco's Chinatown. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s Chinatown Named As One Of America’s 10 Great Neighborhoods

San Francisco’s Chinatown has been honored by the American Planning Association by being named one of the 10 Great Neighborhoods of 2013.

10/05/2013

A San Francisco Police cruiser. (CBS)

Woman Hit Over Head With Flower Pot, Robbed In SF’s Chinatown

A woman was hit over the head with a flowerpot and robbed near Portsmouth Square in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood late Wednesday night, police said Thursday.

08/08/2013

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Car Plows Into Home In Oakland’s Chinatown

A man crashed into a house in Oakland’s Chinatown neighborhood Wednesday afternoon, prompting a gas leak and evacuations, a fire captain said.

07/24/2013

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