Ed Lee

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, in 2006. (CBS)

San Francisco Judge Denies ‘Shrimp Boy’ Request To Have Racketeering Charges Tossed

The criminal case against a former San Francisco Chinatown gangster will continue after a federal judge denied his request to have the charges thrown out.

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Super Bowl City. (CBS)

San Francisco Mayor Says Homeless Must Leave Streets For Super Bowl Festivities

In about six months, San Francisco is going to transform into the center of the football universe for Super Bowl 50. With part of Market Street being converted to Super Bowl City, the mayor said the homeless in the area must clear out.

08/24/2015

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, in 2006. (CBS)

Prosecutors Claim Chow Filing Violated Protective Order, Seek To Have Documents Sealed

Federal prosecutors have asked a U.S. judge in San Francisco to seal documents in which defense attorneys for Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow claim prosecutors unfairly targeted him while avoiding a possible probe of city officials whose names surfaced in wiretaps.

08/06/2015

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is interviewed by KPIX 5 and KCBS Radio reporter Phil Matier, August 5, 2015. (CBS)

San Francisco Mayor Lee Responds To Corruption Allegations By ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow’s Lawyers

Mayor Ed Lee’s squeaky clean image is under fire. The mayor talked exclusively to KPIX 5 about allegations that he was the target of an undercover FBI sting.

08/05/2015

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton Visits Bay Area With Stops At Former Facebook Exec’s Home, Mayor Ed Lee Hosted Event

Hillary Clinton is paying a visit to the Bay Area to raise campaign funds Wednesday.

08/05/2015

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayor Lee, City Leaders Accused Of Corruption In Court Filing By ‘Shrimp Boy’ Lawyers

Lawyers defending Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow in his corruption case have filed an affidavit which cites FBI documentation accusing San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other city and state officials of participating in alleged bribery schemes, contract rigging and money laundering.

08/04/2015

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayor Lee Signs Budget Without Cuts, Money For 400 More Police Officers

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and members of the Board of Supervisors gathered at City Hall Wednesday for the signing of a no-cut budget that will allow for expansion of many city departments during the city’s fiscal year 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.

07/29/2015

(L-R) San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, San Francsico Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi (CBS)

SF Mayor Lee, Sheriff Mirkarimi Play Blame Game Over Pier 14 Shooting

In his first public comments about the shooting death of a woman by an illegal immigrant at Pier 14, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee blasted Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi over the handling of the suspect’s detainment, and the sheriff responded in kind

07/08/2015

Father Cameron Faller (C), associate pastor at the Church of the Epiphany, and Julio Escobar (L) with the Archdiocese of San Francisco Restorative Justice Ministry conduct a prayer service at the site where 32-year-old Kathryn Steinle was killed on July 6, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayor Says Sanctuary Law Never Intended To Protect Repeat, Violent Felons

The Mayor of San Francisco is calling for an investigation of how suspected killer Francisco Sanchez was set free under the city’s immigrant sanctuary law.

07/06/2015

Black Hawk Jazz Club (Photo: San Francisco History Center, SF Public Library)

Surviving In A Sea Of Wealth: San Francisco’s Tenderloin Endures Change, Protects Housing, And Looks To The Future

Randy Shaw, executive director for the Tenderloin Housing Clinic, talks about the district’s history, how it got it’s name, what led up to its seedy reputation and how it deals with gentrification while protecting housing.

06/15/2015

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