Elderly man victimized in blessing scam

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An elderly man in Oakland Chinatown became the latest victim in blessing scam and lost $30,000 to the scammers…

“The Dressmaker” mixes fashion and revenge in an Australian town

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You can rely on Kate Winslet to give a nuanced performance for whatever kind of role she accepts…

Millennium Tower investigation triggered by 311 complaint

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City building officials Thursday said they did not launch an investigation into structural problems in the Millennium Tower…

“Blair Witch” returns to simple, effective scares

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[zh:]1999年的首部《Blair Witch 》電影,憑著超低成本拍攝,更以突破性的手持攝影機拍攝,在票房上大有作為,更開創了“found footage”的劇種…
[en:]The super low budget of the original “Blair Witch” movie in 1999 created the shakey handheld “found footage” genre…

Oakland: victim in police sex scandal returns to Bay Area

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Attorneys for a woman at the center of a police sex scandal said that law enforcement has failed to hold officers accountable…

San Francisco needs to hire 2,500 poll workers

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The City of San Francisco needs to hire 2,500 poll workers in the upcoming election…

Thick ballot awaiting SF voters in November

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From letter A to letter X. there will be 24 San Francisco propositions on the November ballot…

SF: Traffic control measures may enforce on Lombard

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SF city officials are considering options for managing the flow of traffic on the famous “crooked” section of Lombard Street…

The story behind the miracle on Hudson River told in “Sully”

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Reliably, Clint Eastwood directs the movie with a steady hand, telling us that although it may seem the “Sully” has indeed created a miracle…