U.S.-China deal on Hunter’s Point project collapses

A $1.7 billion deal with China Development Corp., the Chinese national railway and Lennar Corp. to construct homes on the former Hunters Point Naval Shipyard in San Francisco has collapsed…

Next generation cardiac risk test

While high cholesterol level is generally seen as indicative of a higher risk of heart attack, in 50% of cases, the patient actually had normal cholesterol levels. A more accurate risk test aimed for people identified as the medium risk group is available nation-wide…

Hearing starts on farmer’s market jewelry scam

The trial of an Asian jewelry scam case started Monday…

Better work prospects prompts increase in H1B applications

有協助辦理H1B非移民工作簽證的移民律師表示,今年申請人數是近4、5年最多,反映對美國就業巿道的信心回升…

U.S. Supreme Court hearing on DOMA

Scholar said the U.S. Supreme Court may not have a clear ruling on the same sex marriage lawsuit…

Opposing voices over acupuncture licensing exam

加州計劃廢除中文的針灸中醫師執照考試。加州針灸局在三藩巿舉行首場公聽會,發言人士一面倒表示反對…

Stopping Saturday mail delivery triggers SF protest

Postal workers gathered in San Francisco to criticize the state of the postal service…

The Chinese Zodiac of Snake

What it means to be born on the year of snake…

SF Chinatown restaurant pays $525K in back wages

A San Francisco restaurant in Chinatown is paying $525,000 in back wages and penalties for forcing employees to work long hours…

Another jewelry scam suspect arraigned

涉及舊金山(三藩巿)祈福黨騙案、在洛杉磯機場被截到的女疑犯,今日提堂…

S.F. 49er fever

People in San Francisco are supporting the 49ers in the upcoming Superbowl match in various ways…

Apartment fire in San Francisco Chinatown

A fire erupted in a residential building in San Francisco Chinatown Monday morning…

Airline safety ranking 2012

Finnair, the largest airline of Finland is the world’s safest airline followed by New Zealand’s Air New Zealand, Cathay Pacific and Emirates…

SF police seek public’s help in fatal beating of elderly man

San Francisco police are asking for the public’s help in solving the case of an elderly man who was fatally beaten by a group of teenage boys in the city’s Bayview District three years ago…

Subway footlong lawsuit

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A Subway customer has filed a federal lawsuit in Chicago, saying the sandwich store’s popular “Footlong” subs aren’t really a foot long…

Oakland Council approves four crime-fighting measures

The Oakland City Council approved four crime-fighting measures, including a controversial measure to hire former New York and Los Angeles police chief William Bratton as a consultant…

Bay Area Chinese American invited to attend President’s Inauguration

年輕華裔劉思慧Erica Chain,印證奧巴馬第一任期政績,更以”典禮民眾主席”身份出席連任就職典禮…

Hayward: Worker killed by tractor-trailer

A man was killed Tuesday morning when he was crushed by a tractor-trailer backing into a loading dock at a Hayward warehouse…

Oil tanker hit Bay Bridge

An oil tanker hit one tower of the Bay Bridge this morning, causing no oil spill or injuries…

Exploratorium’s last day at Palace of Fine Arts

San Francisco’s Exploratorium is offering free admission today, its last day at the Palace of Fine Arts before the popular science museum moves down the waterfront to Pier 15 in April…

Fiscal cliff and the economy

Fiscal cliff and the economy…

The controversy on circumcision

在美國,應否為初生男嬰做這手術的爭論,一直未有定論…

121212 newborns in San Francisco

舊金山(三藩巿)有最少10個嬰兒,在今天這特別日子出生…

Asian groups serve 3000 hot meals to the needy

聖誕節將到,多個華裔團體在舊金山(三藩巿)Glide Memorial教堂,為弱勢族群提供約3,000份免費節慶大餐…

Burmese group protests to Chinese Consulate

A recent crackdown following 11 days of protest s in Sagaing Region, Burma, lead to a protest here in front of the Chinese Consulate in San Francisco. Protesters were demanding responsible acts by Chinese companies investing in Burma…

Program helping homeowners with foreclosure ends Dec. 31

在強制拍賣程序中,因貸款機構失當行為而蒙受損害的法拍屋(銀主盤)業主,追討賠償的援助措施年底便結束…

Leland Yee to run for Secretary of State

State Sen. Leland Yee announced his intent to run for California secretary of state in the 2014 election…

San Jose rewards $20,000 for arrest of murder and robbery suspect

南灣San Jose 週末發生連環持械劫案,兩名疑犯在個半小時內…

SF: Nudists file lawsuit to stop vote on nudity ban

A group of nudists today filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking to stop the San Francisco Board of Supervisors from passing an ordinance next week that would ban nudity in the city…

Sugar cane in season

食用時令食材是中華飲食文化特點之一。11月當造的食物,包括清甜可口的甘蔗……