Lee makes friendly wager over 49ers game

The mayors of San Francisco and New Orleans today agreed on a friendly wager for Saturday’s NFL playoff game between the 49ers and Saints…

Google Science Fair

Google is announcing an open call for global entries to its second annual online Science Fair competition….

Police identify couple found dead in murder-suicide

Police have identified a couple who died in an apparent murder-suicide in Vacaville on Tuesday as 47-year-old Erik Mesick and 40-year-old Jerrica Chou…

2 officers disciplined for Occupy Oakland actions

Two Oakland police officers have been disciplined for violating policy during Occupy protests…

THE KARATE KID actor Wang Zhenwei visits the Bay Area

In the climax scene of THE KARATE KID, Jaden Smith fights Wang Zhenwei…

Intel Science Talent Search Semifinalists

Twenty-nine high-school students were named semifinalists in the Intel Science Talent Search of 2012. Over half of them are Chinese…

Oakland ranked a top tourism destination of 2012

Listed ahead of Tokyo and behind London, Oakland, Calif., ranked No. 5 among must-visit global destinations for 2012 by the New York Times’ Travel section…

Chinatown street side shopping during CNY

During Chinese New Year, a section of San Francisco’s Chinatown will be available for street side shopping…

Counterfeit bills sentence

A San Francisco judge has sentenced a Chinatown merchant, Peter Cheng, to three years and four months of incarceration due to ten counts of counterfeit bill charges…

SF D.A.’s office training Chinese consulates’ staff

The purpose of the training is to empower consul general staffs to recognize these crimes and assist victims…