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A Chinese woman walking past a Foxconn factory sign in an industrial district of Foshan City, in southern China's Guangdong province, June 17, 2010. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Apple Workers In China To Have OT Hours Reduced, Pay Increased

Chinese workers who often spend more than 60 hours per week assembling iPhones and iPads will have their overtime hours curbed and their pay increased after a labor auditor hired by Apple Inc. inspected their factories.

03/29/2012

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PG&E To Offer Bills In Spanish, Chinese

Pacific Gas and Electric will soon start sending out bills printed in Spanish or Chinese to customers who request it as part of a settlement reached with several consumer advocacy groups.

03/09/2012

Jeremy Lin (Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images), Floyd Mayweather (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Floyd Mayweather: ‘I Stand By’ Controversial Tweets On Lin, Race

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is making no apologies for posting a racially charged comment on Twitter about Knicks star Jeremy Lin, a Palo Alto native.

02/29/2012

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Alameda County Scrambles To Add Mandated Ballots In Tagalog, Vietnamese

The growing number of Tagalog and Vietnamese speakers in Alameda County has elections officials scrambling to translate ballots, signage and other voter information in order to comply with federal law.

10/13/2011

China Camp State Park (California State Parks)

Future Uncertain For China Camp’s Last Resident If San Rafael Park Closes

Frank Quan has lived nearly his entire life in a small wooden house on the shores of San Pablo Bay inside what is today China Camp State Park.

09/15/2011

A tourist takes a photograph of Sea Lions as they sunbathe on a dock at Pier 39 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Chinese Tourists Flock To US, San Francisco

Chinese tourism in the United States is skyrocketing and San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee wants to be sure the city grabs its share of tourist dollars.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/16/2011

Minamoto Kitchoan

Eye On The Bay: Cultural Sweets – 8/8/11

Cultural Sweets The San Francisco Bay Area is one of the best places in the nation to experience cuisines from around the world thanks to the region’s large multicultural population.   Neighborhood bakeries, snack carts, ice […]

KPIX 5–08/07/2011

Phil Matier: Bay Bridge Workers Party It Up In China

A group of state and regional transportation officials recently traveled to China where they participated in a $200,000 celebration of the final fabrication of the new $6.3 billion eastern span of the Bay Bridge.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/13/2011

Vote ballot machine, election, generic

Alameda County Settles Lawsuit Over Bilingual Voter Help

The Department of Justice announced a settlement over a lawsuit alleging Alameda County failed to provide adequate assistance for Spanish and Chinese-speaking voters.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/06/2011

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San Francisco Chinatown Travel Agent To Stand Trial For Fraud

A San Francisco woman was ordered to stand trial for accusations that she cheated customers out of money through her travel agency.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/16/2011

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