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Woman Becomes Girl Scout After Discrimination

Woman Becomes Girl Scout After Discrimination

The woman said she was denied the chance to become a Girl Scout in the 1960s because she was black. Watch »

Feb 14, 2015
Disabled Woman's Ordeal Changes Shopping Center Policy

Disabled Woman's Ordeal Changes Shopping Center Policy

One couple said security shut down the escalators and elevators before the late showing of a movie ended, leaving... Watch »

Feb 14, 2015
Sea Lion Rescues Up in 2015

Sea Lion Rescues Up in 2015

It was there long enough for a five-year-old granddaughter to give it a name. Watch »

Feb 15, 2015

"I Can't Believe It!": Woman Overjoyed at Sight of Obama in SF

President Barack Obama's Bay Area visit included signing an executive order, attending a fundraiser and helping... Watch »

Feb 14, 2015
Some Ski Resorts Struggle From Drought

Some Ski Resorts Struggle From Drought

"We're basically the canary in the coal mine," one owner said. Read »

Feb 13, 2015
Shot San Diego Sportscaster Will Be Back on Air, Family Says

Shot San Diego Sportscaster Will Be Back on Air, Family Says

“Stay tuned, San Diego. Kyle will be back on the air.” That’s the statement from the family of CBS 8 sportscaster... Read »

Feb 15, 2015
Body Found Near U-Haul at Hayward Chiropractic College

Body Found Near U-Haul at Hayward Chiropractic College

Hayward police are investigating how a man's body was found behind a U-Haul truck that crashed into a chiropractic... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015

"Shrimp Boy" Pleads Not Guilty to Revised Indictment

A lawsuit filed Thursday against San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee by Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow and Alfred... Read »

Feb 12, 2015
Ex-Sony Chief Acknowledges she Was Fired at SF Event

Ex-Sony Chief Acknowledges she Was Fired at SF Event

In her first interview since her exit as co-chairman of Sony Pictures, Amy Pascal acknowledged she was fired. Read »

Feb 12, 2015
No Parking, But SF Condo Offers 1 Year of Unlimited Uber Rides

No Parking, But SF Condo Offers 1 Year of Unlimited Uber Rides

So what if it doesn't have parking? There's free Uber for a year. A $799K one-bedroom condo in San Francisco's Cow... Read »

Feb 13, 2015
Sportscaster Was in Business Spat With Alleged Shooter: Officials

Sportscaster Was in Business Spat With Alleged Shooter: Officials

A painter suspected of shooting and wounding a TV sportscaster was in a dispute with him over painting work done on... Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Real-Life Batman Patrols San Diego in Custom Batmobile

Real-Life Batman Patrols San Diego in Custom Batmobile

You could call Chris Banner’s love of Batman a true passion. Well, it’s actually more of an obsession. Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Target Agrees to Pay $3.9M in False-Advertising Suit

Target Agrees to Pay $3.9M in False-Advertising Suit

Target agreed to pay nearly $4 million to settle a lawsuit filed by Northern California prosecutors saying that... Read »

Feb 11, 2015
Police: Man Gropes Another Man in Macy's Bathroom

Police: Man Gropes Another Man in Macy's Bathroom

Palo Alto police have released a surveillance image of a man who they say groped another man inside a Macy’s... Read »

Feb 11, 2015
Ex-Chargers QB Found Dead in Backseat: Police

Ex-Chargers QB Found Dead in Backseat: Police

Petaluma police said a man found dead in the backseat of his vehicle Sunday afternoon has been identified as... Read »

Feb 12, 2015
Suit Seeks to Exempt Physicians From Assisted Suicide Law

Suit Seeks to Exempt Physicians From Assisted Suicide Law

A group of cancer patients and doctors has filed a lawsuit seeking to exempt physicians who help terminally ill... Watch »

Feb 11, 2015
Santa Clara University Launches Marijuana Policy Class

Santa Clara University Launches Marijuana Policy Class

Marijuana shops have rolled out in Colorado and Washington. Oregon and Alaska just passed recreational pot laws... Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Storms Bring Some Drought Relief, Fail to Pack Sierra Snow

Storms Bring Some Drought Relief, Fail to Pack Sierra Snow

The first significant rainfall since mid-December brought improved drought conditions to parts of California, but... Read »

Feb 12, 2015
Survival for Endangered Species Hinges on 'Frozen Zoo'

Survival for Endangered Species Hinges on 'Frozen Zoo'

Whenever an endangered animal dies at the San Diego Zoo, researchers race out, regardless of the hour, to remove its... Read »

Feb 12, 2015
CA Continues to Lead Nation in Charter School Growth

CA Continues to Lead Nation in Charter School Growth

California continues to far outpace the rest of the nation in charter school enrollment and growth, a study released... Read »

Feb 11, 2015

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