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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

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

Ed Lee Grilled In First San Francisco Mayoral Debate

Mayoral candidates came out swinging tonight against San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee in his first debate since joining the race.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/09/2011

Interim San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

Ed Lee Heckler Linked To Ex-San Francisco Supervisor Daly

A man arrested after interrupting Mayor Ed Lee on Monday as he filed papers at City Hall to run for mayor has been identified as Charles Kalish, a 72-year-old with ties to former Supervisor Chris Daly.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/08/2011

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

San Francisco Interim Mayor Ed Lee Announces He’s Running

Interim San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is expected to announce Monday that he will, after all, run for mayor in November.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/08/2011

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