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San Francisco's Chinatown neighborhood. (CBS)

Guide Goes On Videotaped Racist, Expletive-Laced Rant To Tourists Aboard Chinatown Bus In San Francisco

A tour-guide in San Francisco’s Chinatown was filmed during a racist and expletive-laden rant about the neighborhood and its inhabitants, and garnered applause tourists.

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San Francisco Jail Inmates Getting iPads For Homework, Criminal Cases In Part Of $275K Pilot Program

Some jail inmates in San Francisco will soon have access to about 100 iPads.

7 hours ago

Artist rendering of proposed Golden State Warriors arena in San Francisco Mission Bay. (Snøhetta)

Warriors’ Release More Details Of ‘Troublesome’ Arena Development In San Francisco’s Mission Bay

The Golden State Warriors and Salesforce still haven’t closed their deal for the land the team needs to build its arena in San Francisco’s Mission Bay, but the team still plans to open the new building within four years.

9 hours ago

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SF City Attorney To Appeal Court’s Ruling To End Ellis Act-Relocation Payments

San Francisco’s City Attorney Dennis Herrera announced on Wednesday that they would appeal a federal court’s ruling that quashes mandatory relocation payments for the city’s tenants evicted through California’s Ellis Act.

10 hours ago

San Francisco's BART Embarcadero station was closed due to a medical emergency Wednesday. (Courtesy: Nicole Jones)

San Francisco Embarcadero BART Station Reopens After Person Reportedly Hit By Train

All service in and out of San Francisco’s Embarcadero BART station was shut down after a person was reportedly hit by a Richmond-bound train Wednesday afternoon.

10 hours ago

Model of nugget. (Photo by Universal History Archive/UIG/Getty Images)

6-Pound Gold Nugget Going Up For Sale In San Francisco

One of the biggest gold nuggets found in modern times in Northern California’s historic Gold Country is going up for sale.

12 hours ago

A Look Back At 2011: Bay Area & The World

Beaten Giants Fan Bryan Stow Speaks Publicly For First Time Since Dodger Stadium Attack

Bryan Stow, the Giants fan beaten in a Dodger Stadium parking lot on Opening Day 2011, is speaking publicly for the first time since the attack.

18 hours ago

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Best Restaurants With Organic Food In The Bay Area

Finding a restaurant focused on organic ingredients can sometimes be challenging. Here is a list of five of the best Bay Area restaurants with organic food.

20 hours ago

An Uber passenger (L) demonstrates to KPIX 5 reporter Joe Vazquez how she claims the driver pulled her out of his car. (CBS)

Driver Disputes Passenger Version Of San Francisco Uber Ride Gone Wrong; ‘I Did Not Touch That Woman’

A San Francisco Uber driver has disputed a passenger’s claim that he forcibly removed her from his car and smashed her smartphone when she tried to record the alleged incident.

10/21/2014

Prescription Drugs

San Francisco Looks To Require Pharmaceutical Companies To Fund Drug Take-Back Program

San Francisco Board of Supervisors president David Chiu introduced legislation Tuesday that would require pharmaceutical companies distributing their drugs within the city to fully fund and administer a permanent citywide drug take-back program.

10/21/2014

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