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Service Dog Helps Scared Victims, Witnesses During San Francisco Court Proceedings

The San Francisco court system has a new, specially-trained assistant to help vulnerable witnesses cope with their situation, and can do it on all fours.

09/19/2014

A chihuahua dog. (Chris Weeks/Getty Images)

Animal Control Rescues 8 Neglected Dogs From San Francisco Outer Mission Home

San Francisco Animal Care & Control rescued eight abandoned dogs in a state of serious neglect from an Outer Mission home on Wednesday. The dogs will likely become available for adoption after they convalesce.

09/19/2014

(Silverwood Films)

San Francisco, Amy Adams Star In New Tim Burton Film ‘Big Eyes’

Walter and Margaret Keane were historically a husband-wife team in the 1950s and 60s who created paintings of children with “big eyes”—only that’s not really what happened.

09/19/2014

Depictions of the new SFMTA (Muni) light-rail vehicles coming to San Francisco starting in 2016. (via SFMTA)

$648 Million Contract Will Buy New Fleet Of San Francisco Muni Light Rail Vehicles

A $648-million contract signed Friday is helping shape the future of San Francisco’s public transportation system. The first of the new Muni LRVs should be ready by the end of 2016.

09/19/2014

(San Francisco County Transportation Authority)

SF’s Folsom Street Off-Ramp Closure Begins Tuesday

As soon as next week, Bay Bridge commuters who use the Folsom Street off-ramp exit will have to use an alternate route due to a partial closure.

09/19/2014

Jack Ma (R), Chairman of Alibaba Group, and Wang Jianlin, Chairman of Dalian Wanda Group, attend the 2013 CCTV's China Economic Person Of The Year Award on December 12, 2013 in Beijing, China. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)

Alibaba Makes IPO History Opening At $92.70 Per Share, Surpassing Amazon, Ebay & Facebook

Alibaba’s stock is surging as the Chinese e-commerce powerhouse’s begins its first day trading as a public company.

09/19/2014

(CBS SF)

Apple Fans Snap Up iPhone 6 After Days-Long Camp Out; CEO Tim Cook Turns Up At Palo Alto Store

It’s the day Apple groupies have been waiting for. On Friday, the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus went on sale across the country.

09/19/2014

(credit: Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images)

Best CrossFit Gyms In San Francisco

The multi-faceted CrossFit program is designed to bring out the best in anyone looking to improve their level of fitness. Here is a list of five of the best CrossFit gyms in San Francisco.

09/19/2014

(CBS SF)

Richmond Restaurant Hacks Yelp By Encouraging Customers To Leave Bad Reviews

Forget impeccable customer service and superb-quality food — one Richmond restaurant is working to become the worst-rated restaurant in the Bay Area as a way to fight back Yelp.

09/18/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Parking Spaces To Be Turned Into Open Space For Annual Park(ing) Day

Some parking spaces in the Bay Area and throughout the world will become mini-parks on Friday, as part of the annual Park(ing) day.

09/18/2014

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