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Leon Hendrix stands with a wax figure of his legendary  brother Jimi Hendrix after seeing it for the first time at Madame Tussauds in honor of Jimi Hendrix Day and the 44th anniversary of his death on Thursday, September 18, 2014 in San Francisco, Calif. (Beck Diefenbach / Madame Tussauds)

Jimi Hendrix Memorialized With Wax Statue In SF On Anniversary Of Death

In honor of the 44th anniversary of his death Thursday, a likeness of rocker Jimi Hendrix was unveiled for the first time at Madame Tussauds gallery in San Francisco.

09/18/2014

Los Angeles Lakers forward Jeremy Lin smiles as he observes a wax statue of himself unveiled Thursday at Madame Tussauds at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. (CBS)

Real Jeremy Lin Startles Fans At SF Wax Statue Gallery

Linsanity overtook the new Madame Tussauds gallery at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf when the wax exhibit fans were checking out turned out to be the real Lakers star.

09/10/2014

(CBS SF)

Penny Pitching Tradition Chips Away At Historical Sculpture In Sacramento

Let the finger-pointing begin — lawmakers and lobbyists honoring a tradition at California’s Capitol may have made a million dollar mistake.

09/02/2014

Los Angeles Lakers forward Jeremy Lin smiles as he observes a wax statue of himself unveiled Thursday at Madame Tussauds at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. (CBS)

Wax Figure Of Bay Area Basketball Star Jeremy Lin Unveiled At San Francisco Fisherman’s Wharf

Bay Area basketball star Jeremy Lin gave another reminder to Warriors fans what they’re missing as he unveiled a wax figure of himself in his new Los Angeles Lakers uniform at Madame Tussauds at Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco.

08/21/2014

San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds watches his ball fly over the right field wall after hitting his 73rd record breaking homerun of the season off Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Dennis Springer during the first inning 07 October 2001. (Monica M. Davey/AFP/Getty Images)

Kickstarter Campaign Seeks To Fund Barry Bonds Statue Outside AT&T Park

Fans attending San Francisco Giants games at AT&T Park are greeted by bronze statues of the team’s all-time greats: Willie Mays, Willie McCovey, Juan Marichal and Orlando Cepeda. Now a group of fans wants to add one more statue – that of controversial superstar Barry Bonds.

07/22/2014

A wax figure of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in San Francisco. (CBS)

Mark Zuckerberg Immortalized In Wax At New Madame Tussauds In San Francisco

Even before the latest branch of Madame Tussaud’s famed wax museum officially opens on San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf, one of tech’s biggest name has checked in at the wax statue museum.

04/23/2014

Bronze renderings of Indiana Jones and Yoda at Imagination Park. (CBS)

Lucas Unveils Yoda, Indiana Jones Statues In San Anselmo

Filmmaker George Lucas has unveiled statues of two of his most iconic and popular characters at a San Anselmo’s new Imagination Park.

06/21/2013

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Ronald Reagan Statue To Be Built In Sacramento Capitol Building

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill authorizing construction of a Ronald Reagan statue inside the California Capitol in Sacramento.

09/28/2012

The statue of St. Bernadette that was stolen from St. Mary's Assyrian Chaldean Catholic Church in Campbell. (CBS)

Police Recover Statue Stolen From Campbell Church

A statue of Saint Bernadette was stolen sometime between Thursday night and Friday Morning from the Saint Mary Assyrian Chaldean Catholic Church. According to church members, a thief unbolted the statue and carried it off. The statue has stood outside the church for 15 years. The church sits just 100 yards from a police station.

08/02/2012

Lucasfilm's Yoda Statue Considered A Mecca

Star Wars Fans Flock To Yoda Statue In San Francisco’s Presidio

Within sight of the Golden Gate Bridge lies another landmark cherished by a small but fervent group of travelers: a life-sized replica of Yoda, George Lucas’ master of the Force.

CBS San Francisco–08/07/2011

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