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Suspended State Sen. Leland Yee Faces New Racketeering Charges In San Francisco Chinatown Probe

Suspended state Senator Leland Yee, along with Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow and 27 other defendants, have had new charges filed against them in federal court Friday, including racketeering in a Chinatown probe-political scandal.

07/25/2014

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A’s Minor League All-Star Suspended For Banned Drug Use

Herschel “Boog” Powell, a Midwest League All-Star outfielder in the Oakland Athletics’ system, has been suspended for 50 games following a positive test for a banned amphetamine under baseball’s minor league drug program.

07/07/2014

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Tinder Dating App’s Co-Founder Suspended From Company In Wake Of Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

IAC/InterActiveCorp has suspended a co-founder of its popular dating app Tinder in the wake of a lawsuit accusing him of sexually harassing a female executive of the company.

07/01/2014

Manny Machado #13 of the Baltimore Orioles argues with catcher Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics during the eighth inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on June 8, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. Machado was ejected from the game. (Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Baltimore’s Machado Suspended 5 Games For Tossing Bat At A’s

Orioles third baseman Manny Machado has been suspended for five games and fined for throwing his bat toward A’s third baseman Alberto Callaspo during Sunday’s game in Baltimore.

06/10/2014

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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

State Sen. Leland Yee is surrounded by members of the press as he leaves the federal courthouse in San Francisco, March 31, 2014. (CBS)

State Sen. Yee Makes Brief Court Appearance, Expected To Plead Not Guilty

Suspended state Sen. Leland Yee briefly appeared in a federal courtroom in San Francisco Monday morning for his bond hearing.

03/31/2014

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4th Student Suspended From SJSU Amid Hate Crime Allegations

A fourth student was suspended Friday from San Jose State University in the wake of alleged hate crimes by white students against a black student at a residence hall, a university spokeswoman said.

11/22/2013

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SF Ethics Commission To Make Recommendation On Suspended Sheriff Mirkarimi’s Job

Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi returns one last time in front of the city’s Ethics Commission Thursday when the commission would make a recommendation on whether he should be removed from office.

08/16/2012

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Giants Star Melky Cabrera Suspended For Season After Positive Drug Test

The Major League Baseball Commissioner’s Office said Wednesday that San Francisco Giants outfielder Melky Cabrera has received a 50-game suspension without pay after testing positive for Testosterone, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of Major League Baseball’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

08/15/2012

Ross Mirkarimi

SF Mayor Calls Sheriff Mirkarimi A Wife Beater As Ethics Probe Begins

“As one of the top law enforcement officials for the city, he ought not to have engaged in the beating of his wife,” Mayor Ed Lee told reporters at an impromptu news conference shortly before the city’s Ethics Commission opened a multi-day administrative hearing on official misconduct charges.

06/19/2012

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