Closer Look: San Francisco Hookah Lounges Snuffed Out

San Francisco’s Department of Health has snuffed out the city’s burgeoning hookah scene. Last month, nearly two dozen hookah lounges were told to close their doors.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/03/2011

Bulos “Paul” Zumot and Jennifer Schipsi (San Francisco Chronicle)

Palo Alto Hookah Bar Owner Guilty Of Girlfriend’s Murder

A Santa Clara County Superior Court jury has found a Palo Alto hookah bar owner guilty of murder for killing his girlfriend and setting her body on fire in October 2009.

CBS San Francisco–02/10/2011