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The White House in Washington, District of Columbia, USA.  (Getty Images)

White House Threatens To Veto Bill That Would Crack Down On Sanctuary Cities

An Obama administration statement says the legislation being voted on Thursday would threaten civil rights by allowing law enforcement officials to gather immigration status information from any person at any time.

07/23/2015

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Bay Area Couple Says They Were Attacked By Lyft Passengers Sharing Ride

A Bay Area couple said their experience with Lyft became a nightmare when they were attacked by two men sharing a ride with them in San Francisco early Wednesday morning.

07/23/2015

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Woman Gets Arm Stuck In San Francisco BART Station Escalator

A woman who got her arm stuck in a San Francisco BART station escalator Wednesday afternoon was taken to a hospital but was not seriously injured, BART police and San Francisco fire officials said.

07/22/2015

Michael Swaine works at his "Mending Library" in the Tenderloin. (CBS)

Professor-Turned-Tailor Mends Clothes And Community

While riding home one day, a man picks up an old-fashioned sewing machine he found dumped in a trash heap. What he’s done with it the last 14 years makes him this week’s Jefferson Award winner.

07/22/2015

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San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Fighting Plan To Crack Down On Cyclists Breaking Rules Of The Road

The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition is pushing back against an anticipated crackdown on bicyclists who flout the rules of the road from the San Francisco Police Department’s Park Station officers.

07/22/2015

Chef Richard Blais' Beer Battered Fish Taco (credit: Steve Jennings/Getty Images)

Top 5 Must-Have Fish Tacos In San Francisco

A look at five of the best places to find tasty fish tacos in San Francisco

07/22/2015

Mark Okoh, Camera Press London. Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait. On view July 23–November 1, 2015. The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

CJM’s ‘Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait’ Invokes The Young Soul Of The Artist

The Contemporary Jewish Museum gave CBS and Radio.com a look into Winehouse’s youth in London.

07/21/2015

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BART Closing Transbay Tube During First Weekend In August, Labor Day Weekend For Repairs

People who rely on BART to travel between San Francisco and the Peninsula to the East Bay will have to find alternate ways across the bay later this summer. The transit agency will close the Transbay tube for repairs during the first weekend in August and over Labor Day weekend.

07/21/2015

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Muni To Shut Down Subway Service Every Night To Upgrade Equipment Downtown

Downtown subway service on all light-rail lines will shut down early every night from Friday July 31 until January 2016 to allow for upgrades to radio and emergency communications systems, according to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.

07/21/2015

Three people were attacked by an escaped pit bull puppy outside the San Francisco Mint building. (CBS)

Escaped Pit Bull Shot In Leg After Attacking U.S. Mint Employee, 2 Others Outside San Francisco Coin Factory

A pit bull’s leg will likely be amputated after the dog allegedly attacked a U.S. Mint employee and two other people outside the Mint building in San Francisco and was shot by federal police.

07/21/2015

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