Possible risks while plane landing in bad weather

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The cause of TransAsia Airways plane crash is yet under investigation. However, what are possible risks…

San Francisco to vote on 2-cent-per-ounce soda tax

San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved to place soda tax on the November ballot (KTSF)

San Francisco voters will be asked this fall to approve a 2-cent-per-ounce tax on sugary drinks sold in the city…

Chinese game of mah jongg in Jewish American community

Jewish American and American women are playing Mah Jongg at Contemporary Jewish Museum (KTSF)

From the 1920s through the 1960s, the living rooms of many Jewish American homes resounded with lively …

Advanced recycled water plant opens in Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley Advanced Recycled Water Plant (KTSF)

Santa Clara Valley Water District celebrates the grand opening of the Silicon Valley Advanced…

Airlines avoid flying over Ukraine airspace after Malaysian flight crash

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The FAA had issued a notice prohibiting U.S. flight operations over eastern Ukraine until further notice…

California approves fines for water-wasters

浪費水的用戶每天最高罰款500美元 (KTSF)

California water regulators have voted to approve fines up to $500 a day for residents who waste water…

Three charged in disabled parking permit crackdown

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San Francisco prosecutors have charged three people with applying for disabled placards permits they did not need…

Isla Vista shooting rampage victim George Chen’s burial service

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One of Chinese victims in Isla vista shooting rampage George Chen’s burial service is held today…

How to identify and treat youth depression

患有抑鬱症且接受心裡輔導的雷蓮花Lena Lei (KTSF)

According to Young Minds Advocacy Project, children and youth have higher risk of depression than adult? …

San Francisco considers using eminent domain to fight foreclosures

舊金山市政府計劃仿效東灣列治文市使用土地徵用權, 協助無法負擔房貸的屋主 (KTSF)

San Francisco Board of Supervisors will consider forming a joint powers authority with the City of Richmond to carry out local mortgage principal reduction programs through eminent domain proceedings…

Fremont’s State Street Project to help downtown economy

東灣Fremont市府籌備State Street商業開發計劃 (KTSF)

The City of Fremont plans to turn an empty parcel near the City Hall into a retail-housing development…

Japanese and Chinese Americans comment on history of WW II

日裔音樂家Melody Takata教學生打日本太鼓 (KTSF)

It’s been the 77th anniversary since the Marco Polo Bridge incident. What are Japanese Americans’ views about the history of World War II…

Number of Chinese obtaining green card has dropped

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According to the Immigration Office statistics, there are more than 990,000 people last year to become a lawful permanent U.S. resident, which topped the number from Mexico, China ranked second…

Quitline increases chances of quitting among Asian smokers

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The Asian Smokers’ Quitline is a free nationwide Asian-language quit smoking service. It helps to increase smokers’ possibility of quitting…

Future development in wearable applications

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CASPA will feature the technology of wearable applications in their annual symposium next Saturday, July 12…

Waldorf education in San Francisco and China

成都華德福學校的學生參加運動比賽 (圖片: 成都華德福學校)

Waldorf education is to educate students using an approach that fosters independent thought and a sense of personal responsibility. Chengdu Waldorf School was established in 2004…

George Chen’s mother comments on Peter Rodger’s interview

王堯, 陳喬其的母親接受本台專訪 (KTSF)

Kelly Wang, the mother of one of Chinese victims in Isla Vista shooting rampage comments on ABC’s interview with Peter Rodger, the father of the man who went on the rampage…

Fans take day off to watch World Cup USA vs. Germany

World Cup USA vs. Germany watch party at San Francisco Civic Center Plaza (KTSF)

Team USA lost to three-time champion Germany 1-0 Thursday but still earned a spot in the World Cup’s knockout round. Some of fans took time off from work to watch the game at SF Civic Center…

Milpitas couple found dead in park identified

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A woman and man found dead of gunshot wounds in a park in Milpitas have been identified…

Two Asiana passengers who didn’t fasten seatbelts died from crash

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The NTSB’s investigation found that two of three Chinese students who died from Asiana flight 214 crash didn’t fasten seatbelts…

SFPUC has no mandatory water rationing this summer

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San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC)has no plan to make water rationing mandatory this summer according to its latest water supply update…

SF’s housing battle measure

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San Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim proposes a November ballot measure designed to ensure that 30% of all new units are below market rate…

San Francisco’s solutions to sea level rise

South Ocean Beach in San Francisco, one of most vulnerable areas to sea level rise (KTSF)

The City of San Francisco is along both coastline and shoreline. To find solutions to sea level rise is a very important issue…

Local governments prepare for rising sea levels

Breuner Marsh Restoration project in Richmond, California (KTSF)

Many cities in the Bay Area are along the shoreline. How are those local government preparing for rising sea levels…

Chinese family go to Brazil for World Cup

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The 2014 FIFA World Cup will kick off in Brazil on Thursday, June 12. The game has drawn numerous soccer fans including a Chinese family going to Brazil…

Most vulnerable areas in Bay Area when sea level rises

The projections of sea level rise are 14 inches by 2050 and 55 inches by 2100. (KTSF)

As things warming up, the glacier and the land ice in Greenland and Antarctica is starting to melt. When sea level rises, where are the most vulnerable areas in the Bay Area…

Walnut Creek’s all girl youth soccer team

Walnut Creek Soccer Club Youth Team: Infinity U12 Girls (KTSF)

Youth soccer has become more popular in the Bay Area because many current and former league soccer players also teach youth to play soccer…

Major League soccer development in the Bay Area

The U.S. Soccer Team training session at Candlestick Park (KTSF)

The 2014 FIFA World Cup will kick off on June 12. One of the US team players is from San Jose Earthquakes, one of Major League Soccer teams…

SF Prop A & B and Alameda Measure E approved

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San Francisco Proposition A, earthquake safety and emergency response bond, which is to improve and replace deteriorating cisterns, pipes…

Drop off your Vote-by-Mail ballot at polling station

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If you chose vote by mail and haven’t sent out your ballot yet, you can drop off your ballot at any polling station…