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Stephen Colbert & Jon Stewart (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert Duel Over ‘Star Wars’ Fan Supremacy

The two face off to promote Disney/Lucasfilm’s contest benefitting UNICEF…

07/18/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (L) and California gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari visit a flower shop in San Francisco, June 13, 2014 (CBS)

NJ Gov. Chris Christie Raising Cash In Bay Area, Boosting Kashkari’s Gubernatorial Campaign

Governor Chris Christie continued his California swing in the Bay Area Friday by touring San Francisco with California gubernatorial challenger Neel Kashkari. The Republican duo visited a local flower shop on Seventh Street. The visit was expected to give added visibility to Kashkari’s campaign against Jerry Brown.

06/13/2014

Franco Finn & Cheryl Burke (credit: CBS Local)

Pro-Dancer Cheryl Burke Explains Why ‘You Should Be Dancing!’

The “DWTS” champion talks Franco Finn on her return home to the Bay Area…

06/04/2014

Businessman Warren Buffett

Auction For Lunch With Billionaire Buffett To Benefit San Francisco’s Glide Memorial Church

An auction for a lunch with billionaire investor Warren Buffett that benefits a San Francisco church kicked off its 15th year Sunday night.

06/01/2014

"Darth Vader" & "Stormtroopers" (credit: Sascha Steinbach/Getty Images)

‘Star Wars’ Creators Offering Shot At Role In Latest Film For Donation To Unicef

Fans can win a spot on the set w/ proceeds benefitting UNICEF’s Innovation Labs program…

05/21/2014

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$10 Million Raised In Two Months As Part of Salesforce CEO’s Anti-Poverty Campaign

Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff’s SF Gives initiative raised $10 million in two months as part of an anti-poverty campaign with the help of 20 local companies.

05/07/2014

President Barack Obama speaks about the government shutdown and debt ceiling standoff in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC, October 16, 2013. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Returning To Bay Area On Fundraising Trip

President Barack Obama will be returning to the Bay Area next month for a fundraising trip, Democratic National Committee officials said.

04/17/2014

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California State Senate Democrats Cancel Golf Fundraiser Over Scandals

The state Senate leader has canceled a high-profile golfing fundraiser in the wake of criminal proceedings against three state senators.

04/01/2014

Marines, friends and family run in formation to honor Andrew Silva, in Fremont.

Hundreds Run In Fremont To Honor Marine Killed By Suspected Drunk Driver

Several hundred family, friends, and fellow Marines ran in formation Saturday morning to honor Andrew Silva who was killed by suspected drunk driver in Fremont this week.

03/29/2014

Giants mascot Lou Seal rappelled down the Hyatt Regency in San Francisco on March 27, 2014, as part of the "City Skyline Challenge" fundraiser for Outward Bound. (Sascha Lekach at Bay City News Service)

Leaders, Giants Mascot Rappel Down San Francisco Hotel For Charity

A state senator, a San Francisco supervisor, a former 49ers football player—even the Giants mascot Lou Seal—jumped off a downtown hotel building Thursday afternoon as part of a fundraiser for Outward Bound California.

03/27/2014

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