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SF Bar Allegedly Charging Extra For Female Company Shut Down

The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Thursday closed a San Francisco bar for 45 days, alleging that patrons were being charged a surcharge on drinks in return for female company.

04/10/2014

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Blockbuster Throws In The Towel

The DVD-rental chain will close down its remaining US stores and curtail its DVD-by-mail rental service…

11/06/2013

Police investigate reports of a suspicious device at San Francisco's Union Square. (CBS)

Suspicious Device Temporarily Shuts Down SF Union Square

A suspicious device forced the evacuation of San Francisco’s Union Square and surrounding streets Thursday afternoon.

10/17/2013

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Woman Plunges To Her Death From Highway Overpass In Novato

An apparent suicide briefly shut down U.S. Highway 101 in both directions in Novato Monday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

09/23/2013

The Manteca goodwill store. (CBS)

Bed Bug Scare Shuts Down 2 Bay Area Goodwill Warehouses

A bed bug scare has forced Goodwill Industries to shut down two Bay Area warehouses and dispose of loads of donated goods, a spokesman said Tuesday.

07/30/2013

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Gas Main Rupture Shuts Down Highway In Both Directions

California highway officials have closed Highway 99 in both directions just south of Madera due to a gas main rupture.

11/30/2012

The Drakes Bay Oyster Company. (CBS)

Feds Shutting Down Historic Marin Oyster Farm

U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is shutting down an historic Northern California oyster farm along Point Reyes National Seashore so the area can be returned to wilderness.

11/29/2012

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Crude Unit At Chevron’s Richmond Refinery Sealed Following Fire

Investigators are still trying to figure out if emergency teams at Chevron took the right steps once a leak was discovered at the No. 4 Crude Unit.

08/08/2012

Dental Hygiene Program at the Institute of Medical Education. (CBS)

State Shuts Down Vocational School After ConsumerWatch Investigation

A local Bay Area vocational school is being shutdown by state regulators amidst claims of misleading students with false accreditation. The move follows a recent CBS 5 ConsumerWatch investigation.

02/16/2012

Jars full of medical marijuana at a dispensary. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Judge Rejects Request To Halt California Pot Club Shutdowns

A federal judge has rejected a request from medical marijuana dispensaries and patients to order an immediate halt to U.S. attorneys’ efforts to shut down pot clubs in California.

11/30/2011

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