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Occupy Wall Street anniversary protests in San Francisco (CBS)

Occupy SF Protesters Mark 1st Anniversary Of Movement

Protesters returned to Justin Herman Plaza Monday night following a day of rallies and marches to mark the one-year anniversary since the beginning of the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York.

09/17/2012

(CBS)

27 Arrested In SF Protest By Janitorial Union

Union officials say 27 protesters were arrested during a march by janitors through San Francisco’s financial district.

08/08/2012

Scene at Washington and Davis St. in San Francisco following an officer-involved shooting, July 18, 2012. (CBS)

SFPD Chief Says Fatal Police Shooting Shows Need For Tasers

Police Chief Greg Suhr said the July 18 shooting of Pralith Pralourng, 32, by an officer in the city’s Financial District might have been prevented if the officer had the option of a less-than-lethal weapon.

08/01/2012

Scene at Washington and Davis St. in San Francisco following an officer-involved shooting, July 18, 2012. (CBS)

Stabbing Suspect Fatally Shot By San Francisco Police Identified

A stabbing suspect who was fatally shot by a San Francisco police officer in the city’s Financial District on Wednesday has been identified by the medical examiner’s office as 32-year-old Oakland resident Pralith Pralourng.

07/19/2012

Scene at Washington and Davis St. in San Francisco following an officer-involved shooting, July 18, 2012. (CBS)

San Francisco Police Fatally Shoot Man Who Allegedly Stabbed Co-Worker

A stabbing suspect shot by a San Francisco police officer in the Financial District Wednesday morning has died, police said.

07/18/2012

(CBS)

Dreadlock Wig-Wearing Robber Holds Up San Francisco Bank

A wig-wearing man robbed a bank in San Francisco’s Financial District on Tuesday afternoon, a police spokesman said Wednesday.

06/20/2012

President Barack Obama (L) talks with baseball great Willie Mays. (Pete Souza/The White House via Getty Images)

Say Hey: President Obama Fundraises With Legendary Giant Willie Mays In SF

President Barack Obama left San Francisco Wednesday afternoon after a brief visit for two fundraising events in the city’s Financial District.

06/06/2012

President Barack Obama waves at supporters during a campaign event at the Fox Theatre in Redwood City on May 23, 2012.  (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Returning To Bay Area For Fundraisers Next Week

Two weeks after his most recent fundraising visit to the Bay Area, President Obama will return Wednesday to campaign in San Francisco.

06/01/2012

Firefighters at the scene of a Kokkari restaurant fire in San Francisco's Financial District. (CBS)

Fire Damages Popular Greek Restaurant In SF Financial District

A fire caused damage to the Kokkari Estiatorio restaurant in San Francisco’s Financial District Wednesday afternoon. The fire apparently started in the flue of the 3-story brick building at the corner of front and Jackson street around 1:15 p.m.

05/16/2012

(CBS)

San Francisco’s Financial District Sees Rash Of Bank Robberies

Police in San Francisco are searching for several suspects in a string of back robberies in the city’s Financial District over the past few weeks.

05/15/2012

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