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Walnut Creek Man Faces Prison After Rare Economic Espionage Conviction For Selling Tech Secrets To China

A jury convicted Walter Liew, 56, of selling DuPont Co.’s secret recipe for making cars, paper and a long list of everyday items whiter to the Chinese government for $28 million. Prosecutors are demanding a prison sentence of up to 22 years.

07/10/2014

Oakland Running Festival

Runners, Shoppers Expected To Pound Pavement For Oakland Marathon

Thousands of runners will make their way through the streets of Oakland this Sunday in the city’s third annual running festival which includes a 5K, a half marathon, a marathon and a kids fun run.

03/22/2012

Pitcher Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants and teammates celebrate defeating the Texas Rangers 3-1 to win the 2010 World Series at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on November 1, 2010. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

World Series Win Could Bring In $35M For Giants Franchise

The Giants baseball success boosted the San Francisco economy while giving the city exposure on the national stage.

CBS San Francisco–11/06/2010

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