Racial Slur

Google Photos director Anil Sabharwal announces Google Photos during the 2015 Google I/O conference on May 28, 2015 in San Francisco, California. The annual Google I/O conference runs through May 29.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Apologizes After Photo App Tagged Black People ‘Gorillas’

Google is apologizing after reports surfaced that an automatic image-recognition feature in its Photos application was identifying images of some black people as “gorillas.”

07/02/2015

(CBS)

Transient Man Arrested After Attacking Man At SF’s UN Plaza With Garden Shears, Hammer

A transient man who brutally assaulted another man with a pair of gardening shears and a hammer at San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza on Thursday night was arrested.

01/07/2015

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers gets hit during the second quarter of their game against the Chicago Bears at Levi's Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Kaepernick Has Fine For ‘Inappropriate Language’ Cut In Half

San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s $11,025 fine from the NFL for what a game official called “inappropriate language” during the 49ers’ loss to the Chicago Bears last month was cut in half Wednesday.

10/15/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 22: Senator Ted W. Lieu arrives at the Human Rights Campaign Los Angeles Gala Dinner at JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE on March 22, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

California State Senator Calls For Fox TV Host’s Resignation After Xenophobic Remarks

A California State Senator is calling for a Fox TV host to resign after using a racial slur on his show.

07/13/2014

The N-word is blurred out on a headstone at an El Dorado County cemetery (CBS)

Battle Waged Over Removal Of N-Word From NorCal Graves

A serious mistake by the government more than a half century ago led to dozens of graves being engraved with a racial slur, but an effort by a local Eagle Scout to replace the markers has been blocked.

CBS San Francisco–02/24/2011