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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

(CBS)

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

People watch a traditional lion dance in front of a bank on the first day of Chinese New Year on January 29, 2006 in Chinatown, San Francisco. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

KCBS Cover Story: Concerns In SF Chinatown Over Immigration Reform

A coalition of local organizations have aligned themselves against a part of the federal immigration reform proposal that would change the existing family reunion program.

05/30/2013

San Francisco Central Subway

Tunneling Work Set To Begin On San Francisco’s Central Subway Project

Tunneling work for the Central Subway project in San Francisco is set to begin in the coming weeks, with the underground work beginning at 4th and Harrison streets.

05/30/2013

(Assurance Wireless)

San Francisco Homeless, Seniors May Qualify For Free Cell Phone Plan

Phone company workers will be at various San Francisco homeless shelters and senior centers this week signing people up for free cell phones under a new program launched in California.

04/17/2013

Smoke rises from a manhole following an underground explosion and fire on the 600 block of Bush St. in San Francisco. (CBS)

SF Underground Explosion Blows Manhole Cover Off; Knocks Out Power

Some 2,100 PG&E customers were without power Friday afternoon in San Francisco’s Chinatown and North Beach neighborhoods after a manhole exploded, authorities said.

04/05/2013

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