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A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

Samsung Ordered To Pay Apple $290 Million For Copying Smartphone Features

A Silicon Valley jury on Thursday ordered Samsung Electronics to pay Apple $290 million for copying vital iPhone and iPad features.

11/21/2013

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Girls, Parents Found Liable For Branding South Bay Teacher As ‘Perv’

A Santa Clara jury that found three schoolgirls and their parents liable for defaming a Catholic school teacher they branded as a “perv,” is about to decide how much one of the students should pay in punitive damages.

11/18/2013

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

2nd Apple-Samsung Trial In US Gets Underway In San Jose

A federal judge and lawyers for the world’s two biggest smartphone makers have begun picking a jury to determine how much Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying vital iPhone and IPad features.

11/12/2013

A tree crashed into this Antioch home during a wind storm. (CBS)

Trees, Big Rigs Toppled As Fierce Winds Batter Bay Area

Bay Area residents took stock Monday morning of the damage from high winds that blew through the region Sunday night, knocking over trees and causing power outages.

10/28/2013

Hayward Firefighters on the scene of a fire.

Man, 92-Year Old Mother Hospitalized After 1 Of 2 Hayward Fires

Hayward’s fire department had a busy morning containing two separate fires, one of which sent a man and his 92-year old mother to nearby hospital burn unit.

03/10/2012

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San Francisco Landlord Deals With Nightmare After Tenant Pot Bust

Landlord Najib Batshson is now looking at thousands of dollars in damages and the loss of rent after his house on Noriega Street was busted for housing an indoor pot growing operation.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/19/2011

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Men Strip Searched In Public By Oakland Police Awarded Damages

A federal judge has ruled that Oakland police unlawfully strip-searched two men in public in 2005 and ordered the city to pay them a total of at least $200,000 in damages.

CBS San Francisco–08/05/2011

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Kitchen Fire Damages San Rafael Home

San Rafael fire officials are investigating the cause of a kitchen fire that damaged a home in an unincorporated area near the city Sunday morning.

CBS San Francisco–05/08/2011

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Santa Cruz Harbor Partially Reopens For Business

Part of the Santa Cruz Harbor reopened on Sunday, only to have Mother Nature halt boat traffic for the day.

KPIX 5–03/20/2011

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Former San Jose Cop To Pay Damages For DUI Crash

A former San Jose police officer who was involved in a DUI injury accident in 2008 will have to pay nearly $248,000 in punitive damages.

CBS San Francisco–02/24/2011