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S.F. Mayor Responds to Credit Union Lawsuit Over Taxi MedallionsAs KPIX reported on Wednesday, a San Francisco credit union is suing the city for $28 million for loans they made to cab drivers to buy medallions -- medallions made nearly worthless by the rise of Uber and Lyft. Wilson Walker talked with interim S.F. mayor Mark Farrell. (3-29-18)
Berkeley Cuts Cannabis Tax in HalfBerkeley pot users got a tax break on Thursday. The city dropped its taxes on marijuana from 10 to five percent. Susie Steimle reports. (3-29-18)
China Tariffs Threaten California Wine IndustryIn response to Pres. Trump’s new tariffs on Chinese steel and aluminum, China is now threatening to increase tariffs on certain U.S. imports, including a 15 percent tax on wine. Melissa Caen reports. (3-29-18)
California Could Cut Marijuana Taxes to Help Cannabis IndustryIn Sacramento, Republican Assemblyman Tom Lackey and Democratic Assemblyman Rob Bonta proposed a plan Thursday to dial back the state tax rates on marijuana to encourage buyers to patronize legal shops. Wilson Walker reports. (3-15-18)
Sausalito Fears Ferry Stop at Fort Baker Would Bring Traffic WoesSausalito is already a top tourist destination -- now the city is worried that a new ferry stop could make traffic even worse. Emily Turner reports. (3-8-18)
San Francisco North Beach Losing Longtime Local BusinessesThere are now four empty storefronts in a row on Columbus Ave in San Francisco's famed North Beach and locals fear it may be because the neighborhood is falling out of favor with the city's changing demographics. Joe Vazquez reports. (3-2-18)

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Alternative Medicine

Berkeley Cuts Cannabis Tax in HalfBerkeley pot users got a tax break on Thursday. The city dropped its taxes on marijuana from 10 to five percent. Susie Steimle reports. (3-29-18)
Acupuncture: The Non-Invasive Alternative To Cosmetic SurgeryKim Peirano tells Michelle Griego about non-invasive acupuncture, an alternative to cosmetic surgery.
Feds Target Cannabis Chemical CBD Despite Proven Medical BenefitThe DEA asserts all cannabis extracts - including CBD - are controlled substances and illicit. Parents of children who benefit from the drug, like Zachary hope a lawsuit filed in an SF court, will change that.

Gov't, Politics & Law

To Protect Consumers, California Is Requiring Cannabis TestingCalifornia's first legal 4/20 festivities kick off on Friday, but do you really know what you're smoking? Betty Yu reports. (4/18/18)
Oakland Company Accused Of Illegal Debris Hauling, Causing Toxic DustNeighbors say a hauling company is continuing to illegally haul, potentially blowing dust into the community. (4/18/18)
Immigration Crackdown Has Support In California, UC Survey ShowsUC researchers found that over half of Californians support President Trump's Muslim travel ban and favor deporting undocumented immigrants. Phil Matier reports. (4/18/18)

Local News

La Peña Cultural Center Thrives As A Berkeley Gathering PlaceJefferson Award Winners Expand Scope of La Peña
Bay Area Property Owners Call For Repeal Of Costa Hawkins Act Limiting Rent ControlJackie Ward reports on local landlords demanding rent-control limits be repealed to help solve housing crisis (4-19-2018)
Homeless Orders To Clear Out Of Santa Rosa EncampmentKatie Nielsen reports on group of 80 homeless people packing up to clear out of Santa Rosa camp (4-19-2018)

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La Peña Cultural Center Thrives As A Berkeley Gathering PlaceJefferson Award Winners Expand Scope of La Peña
Bay Area Property Owners Call For Repeal Of Costa Hawkins Act Limiting Rent ControlJackie Ward reports on local landlords demanding rent-control limits be repealed to help solve housing crisis (4-19-2018)
FAA Plans To Order Hundreds Of Jet Engine InspectionsKris Van Cleave reports on government officials calling for additional jet engine inspections (4-19-2018)

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