San Francisco Mayor

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, in 2006. (CBS)

San Francisco Judge Denies ‘Shrimp Boy’ Request To Have Racketeering Charges Tossed

The criminal case against a former San Francisco Chinatown gangster will continue after a federal judge denied his request to have the charges thrown out.

08/27/2015

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton Visits Bay Area With Stops At Former Facebook Exec’s Home, Mayor Ed Lee Hosted Event

Hillary Clinton is paying a visit to the Bay Area to raise campaign funds Wednesday.

08/05/2015

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee speaks with KPIX 5 reporter Anne Makovec about the arrest of State Sen. Leland Yee, March 26, 2014. (CBS)

Lawsuit By ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow Attorney Accuses SF Mayor Lee Of Accepting Illegal Campaign Contributions

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has been hit with a civil lawsuit accusing him of accepting illegal campaign donations from an undercover FBI agent involved in the corruption probe and State Sen. Leland Yee, Raymond ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow, and 26 other defendants.

09/22/2014

Maya Angelou (credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images for AWRT)

Maya Angelou Life Celebration To Be Held At Glide Memorial Church

A celebration of life for poet Maya Angelou will be held on Sunday…

06/10/2014

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee speaks with KPIX 5 reporter Anne Makovec about the arrest of State Sen. Leland Yee, March 26, 2014. (CBS)

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee “Shocked” By News Of State Sen. Yee Arrest

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said he was “shocked’ by news of the arrest of State Sen. Leland Yee Wednesday.

03/26/2014

Formor San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown (Trisha Leeper/Getty Images)

KCBS In Depth: Willie Brown – Politician, Film Buff

Does graphic violence in movies contribute to violence in society? It’s a question that comes up from time to time, and is again being asked in light of action-packed blockbusters like Argo and Zero Dark Thirty topping the list of notable films during the 2013 awards season.

02/25/2013

A Chick-fil-A restaurant. (CFA Properties, Inc.)

NYC Mayor Disagrees With SF Mayor Lee On Chick-Fil-A Flap

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg saids he strongly disagrees with the mayors of Boston, Chicago and San Francisco over Chick-fil-A’s position on gay marriage.

07/27/2012

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Ed Lee Takes Commanding Lead In San Francisco Mayor’s Race

San Franciscans appeared poised late Wednesday afternoon to elect their first Asian-American mayor as a result of an instant ranked-choice voting system that was launched when no candidate got a majority of Tuesday’s vote.

11/09/2011

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and Public Defender Jeff Adachi (CBS)

SF Mayor Lee Declines Adachi Challenge On Pension Debate

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi sent a letter Thursday to Mayor Ed Lee challenging him to a public debate later this month on dueling pension reform measures that will appear on the city’s November ballot, but the mayor said he’s not interested.

09/08/2011

Ed Lee, San Francisco Mayor

San Francisco Activists Call On Candidates To Stop Bashing Ed Lee

Activists in San Francisco’s large Chinese American community gathered in Chinatown Wednesday to call on mayoral candidates to stop bashing Mayor Ed Lee.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/11/2011

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