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Sullivan’s Funeral Home and Cremation Services in San Francisco, California. (CBS)

San Francisco Funeral Home Could Close Soon Following Big Rig Crash

Sullivan’s Funeral Home and Cremation Services owner Jim Sullivan said he has been thinking of retiring and selling the valuable plot of land, now that his kids are grown and have their own careers.

05/15/2014

(CBS/ Holly Quan)

Big Rig Crashes Into Funeral Home Causing Fire In San Francisco

A big-rig crashed into a funeral home and caused a fire in San Francisco’s Castro District early Thursday morning, police said.

05/15/2014

A drone of the Delta drone company. (PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images)

Universities Train Next Generation Of Drone Operators As FAA Considers Their Commercial Regulation

The recent revelation that a U.S. commercial jet nearly collided with a drone is adding urgency to the need for new FAA rules governing commercial drones. Meanwhile, universities are training their next generation of operators for journalistic practice.

05/13/2014

A rendering of the prvious arena plan (credit: AECOM - official architecture team)

Warriors Tout Transit Benefits Of New ‘Inland’ Arena; Some Former Opponents Agree

The Golden State Warriors now plan to build their new arena in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood and Rick Welts, the team’s president and chief of operations, said that besides a view, the new site has everything needed.

04/22/2014

A sprinkler waters a lawn in the Bay Area. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

East Bay Water District Officials Recommend Voluntary Conservation, Despite Drought

Officials with the East Bay Municipal Utility District have recommended to continue asking residents to reduce their water use by 10 percent, without mandatory water rationing.

04/21/2014

Kieren Brewer (San Francisco Police Dept.)

San Francisco Man Sentenced To 6 Months For DUI Crash That Killed Teen Girl On Her Birthday

A man who fatally struck a high school girl on her 17th birthday on San Francisco’s Sloat Boulevard last year was sentenced Tuesday morning to six months in jail following an emotional court hearing.

04/08/2014

Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, in 2006. (CBS)

KCBS Interview: Investigative Journalist Gerald Posner On Raymond ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow, Chinese Gangs

Taking a closer look at the influence of Chinese gangs, KCBS’ Stan Bunger and Holly Quan spoke with investigative journalist and author Gerald Posner, who wrote “Warlords of Crime: Chinese Secret Societies–The New Mafia.”

03/27/2014

MK Nobilette from San Francisco, performing on the 2014 season of American Idol. (Facebook Fan Page)

San Francisco Woman Competes In ‘American Idol’ Finals; 1st Openly Gay Contestant

MK Nobilette performs Wednesday night, looking to advance in the competition.

03/19/2014

Wal-Mart employee checks the stock in a food aisle. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Richmond Moves Closer To Having State’s Highest Minimum Wage

On a first reading of the proposal Tuesday night, the Richmond City Council voted to hike the minimum wage to $12.30 an hour.

03/19/2014

Crews began tearing down a massive fire-damaged structure in Mission Bay on March 12, 2014. (CBS)

Investigators: Daunting Task To Find Cause Of San Francisco Mission Bay Fire

San Francisco fire crews were on scene Thursday at the site of Tuesday’s massive apartment-complex fire in Mission Bay as they attempt to stabilize what’s left of the structure so arson investigators can get inside.

03/13/2014

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