CNY burning incense tradition

Chinese worshippers burn incense at temples to wish good luck for themselves and their loved ones in the new year ahead…

What is a snake like?

Snakes are elongate, legless, carnivorous reptiles of the suborder Serpentes…

Chef Yan shows how to cook a Chinese New Year dish

Renowned chef Martin Yan demonstrates how to cook a special Chinese New Year dish…

Lunar New Year crime prevention

San Francisco police and city officials warned merchants and residents in Chinatown to not fall victim to scams and other crimes…

2013 new laws for state drivers

Texting while driving, red-light cameras and party buses are among the targets of new driving-related laws that took effect in California today…

One fatal crash, 208 DUI arrests over new year’s weekend

The California Highway Patrol is reporting that it made the same number of DUI arrests in the Bay Area over the holiday compared to the same period last year while fatal collisions were down…

New laws go into effect on New Year’s Day

Many new laws go into effect on New Year’s day including to increase california sales tax one quarter of one percent, and rise San Francisco’s minimum wage again to $10.55…

What is your new year resolution?

What is your new year reolution…

Christmas travel forecast

AAA predicts an estimated 11.7 million Californians will travel during the end-of-the-year holiday season, representing an overall increase of 1.8 percent compared to 2011…

DUI arrests over holiday period

Bay Area counties reported varying results for the number of people arrested on DUI during the New Year’s holiday enforcement period…

Top 10 New Year hopes revealed in HK

Top 10 New Year hopes for 2012 were revealed on Monday in Hong Kong…

Emergency rooms prepare for a busy New Year’s Eve

Emergency rooms prepare for a particularly busy New Year’s Eve, as falls on a weekend this year…