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Blue Bottle Coffee Co.'s New Orleans-style Iced Coffee will be available at grocery stores nationwide. (photo via Bluebottlecoffee.com)

4-Hour Wait For Blue Bottle Coffee In Tokyo

The company, which began in Oakland, California in 2002, hopes its early popularity is more than a passing fad.

05/25/2015

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to members of the media after taking a test drive with Tesla CEO Elon Musk at Tesla's headquarters in Palo Alto, California on April 30, 2015. AFP PHOTO / JOSH EDELSON (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Rides In Tesla With Elon Musk, Brings Bullet Train Simulator For Jerry Brown To Try

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made stops in San Francisco and Silicon Valley in part of a three day trip to focus on tech ties between his country and Silicon Valley.

04/30/2015

Internees with their luggage arriving at internment camp.  (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

Protests Force Auction House To Cancel Sale Of Hundreds Of Photos From Japanese WWII Internment Camps

Protests by Japanese-American groups has pushed an East Coast auction house to cancel a planned sale of 450 photos and artifacts from World War II camps.

04/16/2015

The container ship MSC Fabiola (R) is seen docked at the Port of Oakland on March 22, 2012, in Oakland, California. The MSC Fabiola is the largest container ship ever to dock at any seaport in North America with an overall length of nearly one quarter mile long. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Japanese McDonald’s Running Out Of French Fries Due To Ongoing Labor Dispute At West Coast Ports

Operations at West Coast ports, including Oakland, are expected to resume Monday morning after a weekend shutdown that was the latest turn in an on-going labor dispute.

02/09/2015

World Series - San Francisco Giants v Kansas City Royals - Game Seven

World Series Opponent Aoki May Land Giants Left Fielder Job After $4 Million Deal

The San Francisco Giants have agreed to term with free agent outfielder Nori Aoki on a one-year contract, according to a published report.

01/16/2015

The Japanese Dodder plant takes over an oak tree in Oakland. (CBS)

Killer Alien Weed Invades Bay Area, Sucking Life Out Of Trees, Other Plants

An invasive, parasitic plant which grows lengthy vines and overwhelms native plants to the point of sucking the life out of them is invading the Bay Area, according to county officials.

11/03/2014

Motoko Higashiyama went missing from Palo Alto. (Source: Palo Alto Police)

Palo Alto Police Find Missing Elderly Woman Safe

Palo Alto police said a woman missing from Palo Alto since Wednesday morning has been found safe.

07/09/2014

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San Francisco Needs Bilingual Poll Workers For June Election

The department is hoping to hire more bilingual residents who speak Chinese, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Korean or Japanese, along with English.

04/18/2014

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Bay Area’s 5 Best Sushi Spots

While we humans stress about our San Francisco schedules, there are millions of fish waiting in the bay, just wishing they could jump onto our plates and roll around in some rice.

08/29/2011

Minamoto Kitchoan

Eye On The Bay: Cultural Sweets – 8/8/11

Cultural Sweets The San Francisco Bay Area is one of the best places in the nation to experience cuisines from around the world thanks to the region’s large multicultural population.   Neighborhood bakeries, snack carts, ice […]

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/07/2011

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