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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 09: Musician Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead performs with The National at the Lands End Stage during day 1 of the 2013 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival at Golden Gate Park on August 9, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic/Getty Images)

Grateful Dead Ticket Costs For Levi’s Stadium Shows Dip As Low As $15

It hasn’t really been all that long since Grateful Dead ticket prices were being priced in the thousands, and yet, now you can buy a ticket for not much more than the cost of an IMAX movie ticket.

06/23/2015

A San Francisco city worker was fatally struck by a trolley while she was crossing the street near City Hall on October 23, 2014. (CBS)

San Francisco Tour Bus Drivers Forced To Decide Between Driving, Narrating After New Rule Passes

An ordinance prohibiting tour bus drivers from narrating while driving in San Francisco was unanimously approved by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors Tuesday, less than six months after a city hall employee was fatally struck by a tour bus outside City Hall.

04/07/2015

Bargain hunters eying the gowns at a Brides Against Breast Cancer sale.

‘Brides Against Breast Cancer’ Bringing Truck Full Of Drastically Reduced Gently Used Designer Bridal Gowns To Emeryville

Bay Area brides-to-be can help in the fight against breast cancer and save big bucks on their bridal gown. The Brides Against Breast Cancer Nationwide Tour is coming to Emeryville on Saturday, March 7.

03/06/2015

James Hahn holds the trophy on the 18th hole after putting in for the win on the 14th hole during the third round playoff during the Final Round of the Northern Trust Open at the Riviera Country Club on February 22, 2015 in Pacific Palisades, California. (Photo by JD Cuban/Getty Images)

Alameda Native James Hahn Gives Twitter Shout Out To Hometown, Steph Curry After Cinderella PGA Win

Alameda High grad James Hahn says many people watching the action didn’t know who he was as he started a playoff with Dustin Johnson and Paul Casey at the Northern Trust Open Sunday.

02/23/2015

Sheffield born soul rock singer Joe Cocker on stage and mid-song at the Isle of Wight Festival.   (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)

Joe Cocker, Rock Legend, Dead at 70

Joe Cocker has died after a long battle with lung cancer. He was 70 years old.

12/22/2014

A San Francisco city worker was fatally struck by a trolley while she was crossing the street near City Hall on October 23, 2014. (CBS)

Victim ID’d In Fatal Tour-Bus Accident; SF City Hall Aware Pedestrian-Safety Measures Need Improvement

The investigation continues into Thursday’s deadly crash in the crosswalk in front of San Francisco City Hall where a motorized-cable car ran over an accountant from the City Controller’s Office.

10/24/2014

San Francisco's Chinatown neighborhood. (CBS)

San Francisco Chinatown Leaders Urge Better Training After Tour Guide’s Racist Rant

City officials and Chinatown community leaders rallied Thursday in response to an expletive-filled speech by a tour guide denigrating the neighborhood and its residents and called for better training and oversight by the tour industry.

10/23/2014

San Francisco's Chinatown neighborhood. (CBS)

Guide Goes On Videotaped Racist, Expletive-Laced Rant To Tourists Aboard Chinatown Bus In San Francisco

A tour-guide in San Francisco’s Chinatown was filmed during a racist and expletive-laden rant about the neighborhood and its inhabitants, and garnered applause tourists.

10/22/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Airbnb, Pinterest & Twitter Among SF Startups Giving Free Public Tours In Citywide Festival

For a third consecutive year, some of San Francisco’s biggest names in the startup world will open their doors to the public for free tours Thursday and Friday.

09/11/2014

NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View (NASA)

First Public Tours Of NASA Ames In Nearly 2 Decades, Tickets Available

For the first time in 17 years, NASA Ames Research Center will open its normally well-secured gates to the public, allowing behind the scenes tours of the wind tunnels, laboratories, and even a simulated Martian landscape.

09/02/2014

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