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Zelda Williams with her father Robin Williams (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Robin Williams’ Wife, Children Head To Court In Estate Fight

Eight months after Robin Williams’ suicide, his family is still arguing over who gets some of his belongings.

03/30/2015

Medical Generic, caduces

Using Polio To Kill Cancer: A Producers’ Notebook

Every once in a while, a story comes through 60 Minutes that has the potential to change lives. This week, Scott Pelley’s report on a new medical treatment using the polio virus to kill cancer is that kind of story.

03/30/2015

(Photo credit: ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Supervisors Propose Ban On Wild & Exotic Animals For Entertainment Purposes

A group of San Francisco supervisors has proposed a ban on wild and exotic animals for entertainment purposes. The ban would apply to movie shoots, circus acts and street performers, although domesticated horses are exempt.

03/30/2015

Jay Mariotti

Controversial Sportswriter Jay Mariotti Brings His Firebrand Style To SF Examiner, KPIX 5 Interview

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A longtime sports columnist who’s been a lightning rod for controversy, not only for his blunt and opinionated style but also for accusations of domestic violence, will now be covering […]

03/30/2015

The southern portal of the Waldo Tunnel in Marin County. (Edward Betts/Wikimedia Commons)

Here’s What’s Happening With That Robin Williams Tunnel Petition

Have you been wondering over the last couple months about whatever happened with that petition to rename the tunnel on the Golden Gate Bridge after Robin Williams? Here’s your answer.

03/30/2015

Screenshot of Silk Road, a black market marketplace of drugs and other illegal services. The website has been closed after the arrest of Ross William Ulbricht in San Francisco on October 1, 2013. (CBS)

DEA, Secret Service Agents Charged With Stealing Digital Currency During Silk Road Investigation

Two former federal agents have been charged with stealing digital currency during their investigation into an online black market that allowed users to buy and sell drugs and other illegal items.

03/30/2015

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San Francisco Is 2nd Leading City In U.S. For Ivory Imports Despite California Ban On Elephant Parts

The ivory trade continues to thrive and is certainly having an impact on the elephant population, but the SF SPCA’s Dr. Jennifer Scarlett informs that San Francisco is the second leading city in the United States for ivory imports.

03/30/2015

A rendering of the Mercedes-Benz F 015. (Photo credit: Mercedes-Benz)

Self-Driving Mercedes Benz Back In San Francisco For TV Commercial Shoot

If you missed Mercedes Benz testing out its new self-driving car in San Francisco earlier this month, don’t fret.

03/30/2015

Bunny Car Parade

Best Easter Day Events In San Francisco

Looking for a mix of solemn and sweet this Easter weekend? Look no further than our own back yard as Bay Area Easter events cover it all.

03/30/2015

A USGS map of an earthquake that hit Papua New Guinea. (Source: USGS)

Magnitude 7.7 Earthquake In Papua New Guinea Prompts Tsunami Warning

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 7.7 earthquake has struck in Papua New Guinea. The earthquake prompted a tsunami warning.

03/29/2015

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