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Health Watchdog Group Finds Cancer-Causing Chemicals E-Cigarettes

Smoking e-cigarettes or “vaping” is hazardous to your health according to a Bay Area health watchdog group.

09/02/2015

An Uber application is shown on a smartphone. (Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Filed By California Drivers Against Uber Gets Class-Action Status

A federal judge has granted class-action status to a case in California against Uber over payment of drivers.

09/01/2015

Chipotle restaurant workers fill orders for customers on the day that the company announced it will only use non-GMO ingredients in its food. The company announced, that the Denver-based chain would not use the GMO's, which is an organism whose genome has been altered via genetic engineering in the food served at Chipotle Mexican Grills.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Says Chipotle Falsely Claims To Be GMO-Free And Dupes Consumers Into Paying More

A lawsuit accuses restaurant Chipotle Mexican Grill of falsely advertising its food is free of genetically modified organisms or GMOs.

09/01/2015

Kathryn Steinle (Family photo/CBS)

Family Of Woman Killed In SF Pier Shooting To File Suit Against Sheriff Mirkarimi, ICE

The family of Kate Steinle, gunned down by an illegal immigrant while walking with her family at San Francisco’s Pier 14, plans to file a lawsuit against San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement , according to attorneys for the family.

08/31/2015

Recording artist Chris Brown performs onstage during iHeartRadio Live with special guest T.I. at the iHeartRadio Theater Los Angeles.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images  for iHeartMedia)

Man Shot At Chris Brown Concert In San Jose Sues Singer, Venue For Not Providing Security For Fans, PTSD

A man shot and wounded at a private party hosted by R & B singer Chris Brown at a San Jose nightclub last January has filed a lawsuit against the singer and the venue.

08/31/2015

Graffiti on the wall of Salumeria restaurant in San Francisco. (Rob Angermuller)

San Francisco Suing Alleged Tagger For $50K Instead Of Seeking Criminal Charges

San Francisco is using a new tactic in its continuing battle against graffiti by suing the alleged taggers.

08/25/2015

Customers at Costco. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

SF Lawsuit Accuses Costco Of Selling Shrimp Caught By Slave Labor

Lawyers in San Francisco have filed a lawsuit against Costco – on a claim the retail giant sells shrimp produced by slave labor in Thailand.

08/20/2015

An Uber car.

Ex-Kidnappers, Sex Offenders, Murderer Among Uber Drivers Picking Up Passengers, District Attorney Finds

Uber drivers include ex-kidnappers, sex-offenders, and even a murderer, according to evidence gathered by the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office.

08/19/2015

Wide receiver Steve Smith #2 of the USC Trojans makes a 10 yard reception tackled by Bernard Hicks #2 of the California Golden Bears during the game held on November 18, 2006 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Former Cal Football Player Sues University Over Head Injuries

A former player on the Cal Bears football team is suing the university over concussions he sustained on the field.

08/15/2015

Image from a firefighter's helmet cam shows Asiana Airlines Flight 214 burning following a crash landing at San Francisco International Airport, July 6, 2013. (San Francisco Fire Dept.)

Family Drops Lawsuit Over SFO Runway Death In Asiana Crash

The parents of a teenage girl run over and killed by emergency vehicles after an Asiana Airlines crash landing at the San Francisco airport dropped their lawsuit against the city on Friday.

08/07/2015

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