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7 hrs ago | San Francisco Magazine

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Yes, the city we know is going away. But, as has happened throughout its history, a new one will arise.


Wed Apr 23, 2014

Daily Mail

Meet 12 girls 'duped' by show which promises chance to marry Prince Harry

Chinatown's American Dream: Meet the migrant workers who sleep packed into tiny $9-a-night New York cubicles, while families share meals in a space the size of a cupboard Heartbroken mother sues FedEx for $100M amid claims the delivery truck that slammed into a bus killing her teenage daughter and nine others could have been on fire BEFORE the ... (more)


Sun Apr 20, 2014

Leland Yee Received Bloody Pig's Head with Meat Cleaver in 1990s

One Friday afternoon, the San Francisco Chronicle recalls, , who was sitting at the reception desk, received a large cardboard box addressed to Yee that was dropped off by an Asian man.


Sat Apr 19, 2014

Northwest Asian Weekly

New charges coming in San Francisco Chinatown case

Federal prosecutors said on April 11 that more charges and defendants are expected to be added to a sweeping organized crime and public corruption case centered in San Francisco's Chinatown.


Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Search for General Tso

A new documentary premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival explores how and why General Tso's chicken became a cultural touchstone.


Thu Apr 17, 2014


Food & Spirituality: A Visit to Charles Phan's Home Kitchen

Charles Phan is a local boy, through and through: before he became a celebrity chef with the runaway success of the Slanted Door , he went to UC Berkeley and Mission High School.


Tue Apr 15, 2014


Take a Crooks Tour Through San Francisco's Seedy Past

At a time when so much attention is focused on the Bay Area's future, Emma Donoghue's new novel Frog Music , set in San Francisco at the tail end of the Gold Rush, looks far back into the city's early history.



'Shrimp Boy' Chow, other defendants plead not guilty

In this image provided by Jen Siska, Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, is seen posing for a portrait in San Francisco in July 2007.


Hotel Interactive

Le Meridien San Francisco Unveils Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

Le Meridien San Francisco announced today the completion of a $3.5 million dollar renovation further bringing to life the hotel's public spaces.


Mon Apr 14, 2014

Weekend Balita

Sen. Leland Yee denies gun-running plot after FBI sting

California State Senator Leland Yee with co-accused Dr. Wilson Lim during a recent in Southern California, where Yee has been courting votes from the Filipino-American community for his supposed run for the California Secretary of State post.


Sacramento Bee Newspaper

The Buzz: ‘Shrimp Boy’ off the hook for legal fees, attorneys say

Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow is shown after being sworn in as the "Dragon Head" of the Chee Kung Tong in Chinatown Aug. 6, 2006 in San Francisco.


Fri Apr 11, 2014

A new vision for Chinatown's cultural renaissance

Yesterday, the Chinese Culture Center sponsored an press event, which spoke to the emerging visibility and pride of their community.


Thu Apr 10, 2014

Washington Times

Lawyer: FBI probe fails without link to politician

A lawyer for a key figure in a sweeping investigation of organized crime in San Francisco's Chinatown argued Thursday that the FBI probe appeared to be failing until a state senator was ensnared in the case.


In Celebration of Earth Day, Recology Exhibits at Hyatt Regency San Francisco

In celebration of Earth Day , Hyatt Regency San Francisco is teaming up with Recology to showcase the organization's Artist in Residence program, with a selection of ten sculptures, which will be on display in the hotel's Guinness Book of World Records' "Largest Atrium" through May 5, 2014, 24-hours a day/seven days a week.


Wed Apr 09, 2014


Lawyer says Shrimp Boy a victim of entrapment and racism

Suspended California state Sen. Leland Yee arrives at the Phillip Burton Federal Building and United States Courthouse for an arraignment on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in San Francisco, Calif.


Tue Apr 08, 2014

Yee enters plea, Holder gets bolder

California State Sen. Leland Yee , arrested and charged with gun trafficking and other crimes, today entered a "not guilty" plea , according to the Sacramento Bee, at about the same time that, on the far side of the country, Attorney General Eric Holder had the audacity to refer to a member of Congress during questioning as "buddy," and it was not ... (more)


Daily Mail

Shrimp Boy says he's been 'ensnared' by racist undercover agents as...

Shrimp Boy says he's been 'ensnared' by racist undercover agents as he and disgraced California lawmaker plead not guilty to conspiracy charges 'Shrimp Boy' Chow's lawyer says he's the victim of entrapment by FBI agents eager to prove Chinese gangster run San Francisco's Chinatown Among them was California state senator Leland Yee, who's accused of ... (more)


Free Republic

(RAT) Lawmaker Yee Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Charges

Suspended state Sen. Leland Yee pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to bribery and gun charges two weeks after he was arrested as part of an FBI sting targeting political corruption and an alleged organized crime syndicate based in San Francisco's Chinatown.


WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Lawmaker Yee pleads not guilty to federal charges

The Rev. Al Sharpton says a report that he spied on New York Mafia figures for the FBI in the 1980s is old news.


USA Today

A look at Calif. lawmaker's arms smuggling charges

California State Sen. Leland Yee was indicted April 4 on charges of international arms trafficking in exchange for campaign contributions.



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