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Economic

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