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Bay Area Startup Writes ‘Breakup Letter’ To Facebook After Timeline Changes

A San Bruno-based food delivery service say it’s letting go if its Facebook account after the latest round of changes to the timeline feature.

03/31/2014

Naomi Richmond reads a letter to the crooks who struck her home. (CBS)

Defiant NorCal Widow Pens ‘Thank You’ Note To Burglars Who Struck As Husband Was Dying

Sunday evening Naomi Richmond’s husband David died of a massive heart attack in their home in Lake County. As she followed the ambulance to the hospital, someone used the tragedy to break in and ransack her home.

02/21/2014

A woman shopping online. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: State Warns Californians To Pay Overlooked ‘Use Tax’

A lot of Californians got a surprise in the mail as 2013 came to a close. The state has been sending out hundreds of thousands of letters to residents telling them there’s a good chance they probably owe “Use Tax” and will have to pay it when they file their 2013 state tax return.

01/06/2014

The Apple logo is seen September 11, 2012 at the Yerba Buena Center for Arts in San Francisco. (Kimhiro Hoshino/AFP/GettyImages)

Sunnyvale Apple Warehouse Evacuated After Suspicious Letter Received

Officers from the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety were dispatched to the warehouse building at 1324 Kifer Road around 11 a.m. after receiving a report of possible hazardous materials found there, Capt. Jeff Plecque said.

05/09/2013

Evie's letter to Yosemite. (Yosemite National Park/Facebook)

Junior Ranger Writes Heartwarming Apology Letter To Yosemite After Taking Sticks Home

A man who says he works as a ranger in Yosemite National Park turned to the internet to share a story of one very honest junior ranger.

02/27/2013

Mark Christopher Gurries

Sex Offender Volunteering At SJ School Event Avoids Arrest With Mystery Permission Slip

A California registered sex offender convicted of molesting a child wasn’t arrested when he was caught volunteering at a Catholic elementary school festival.

11/15/2012

11-year-old Max Boddington of San Rafael reads aloud his essay, "When I Look at the Moon." A copy was given to astronaut Neil Armstrong a few weeks before his death. (CBS)

Weeks Before Death, Neil Armstrong Writes To San Rafael Boy

Three weeks before he died, legendary astronaut Neil Armstrong wrote a letter of encouragement to a San Rafael boy.

08/28/2012

A sign is posted on a tent at the Occupy Oakland encampment on November 2, 2011. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Occupy Oakland Protesters Warned To Clear Out Immediately

Oakland police served anti-Wall Street protesters with written notice that they must disband their camp immediately Friday night.

11/11/2011

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Protesters Take Grievances Over Local Foreclosures Directly To San Francisco Banks

Dozens of protesters marched into national banks in San Francisco’s Excelsior District Saturday and gave them a letter of demands in response to the number of impending foreclosures in the neighborhood.

11/05/2011

Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Yahoo Investor Demands Board Ouster Of Co-Founder Yang

A major Yahoo shareholder is demanding that the slumping Internet company oust co-founder Jerry Yang from its board to clear the way for directors more likely to protect shareholders’ interests.

11/04/2011

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