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San Francisco, CA

Operation Warm Wishes Presents Shopping Spree for Families in Need

NEWS | By EDGE | Jan 15
On Monday, January 16, California kids and families can receive a free shopping spree, courtesy of Operation Warm Wishes.

King Day Highlights Transition From Obama to Trump

| By Bill Barrow | Jan 16
As Americans celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., civil rights leaders and activists are trying to reconcile the transition from the nation's first black president to a president-elect still struggling to connect with most non-white voters.

US Official Says Orlando Gay Club Shooter's Widow was Arrested

| By Eric Tucker | Jan 16
A U.S. law enforcement official says the FBI has arrested the wife of the Orlando nightclub shooter.

Revelers and Rally Goers to Clog DC for Trump Inauguration

| By Jessica Gresko | Jan 16
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to clog the nation's capital for Donald Trump's inauguration and a major demonstration the day after, but how many will actually arrive to party or protest is an open question.

King's Daughter: Fight 'No Matter Who is in White House'

| By Bill Barrow | Jan 16
As civil rights leaders and activists gather at sites across the country to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., the civil rights leader's daughter is encouraging Americans to fight for his vision "no matter who is in the White House."

Passion for Toys Fills Mexico Museum

| By Dario Lopez | Jan 16
Tucked in the middle of the Mexico City's historic but seedy Doctores neighborhood, the Antique Toy Museum is stuffed with Legos, superhero action figures, robots, model airplanes, trains and Hello Kitty.

Watch: Protester Apparently Throws Dog Poop at Martin 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli's Face

| Jan 16
Martin Shkreli was at a speaking event at the University of California, Davis Friday night, unsurprisingly sparking protests. One protester apparently thew dog poop at the Pharma Bro's face.

Eddie Long, Anti-LGBT Megachurch Pastor Embroiled in Scandal, Dies

| Jan 16
Eddie Long, the flamboyant megachurch pastor whose reputation was tarnished after former congregants accused him of sexual misconduct, has died. He was 63.

Inauguration in Sight, Trump Continues Twitter Assault

| By Steve Peoples | Jan 16
His inauguration days away, President-elect Donald Trump is continuing to lash out at critics in the intelligence community and Democrats in Congress who are vowing to skip his swearing-in ceremony.

Who are the 8 Richest People? All Men, Mostly Americans

| Jan 16
The eight individuals who own as much as half of the rest of the planet are all men, and have largely made their fortunes in technology. Most are American, with one European and one Mexican in the mix. Several have pledged to give it all to charity.

AP Interview: Lynch Defends Push for Police Accountability

| By Eric Tucker | Jan 16
Lynch won praise from civil liberties advocates for suing North Carolina over a bill the Justice Department said discriminated against transgender individuals.


News

President Obama: 'Don't Underestimate" President-Elect Trump

| Jan 16
President Obama leaves office in one week. For his final network TV interview as commander-in-chief, Mr. Obama sat down with "60 Minutes" correspondent Steve Kroft.


Entertainment

San Francisco, CA

Early New Year Gallery Roundup

ART | By Sura Wood | Jan 15
It's officially winter, and baby, is it ever cold outside. But gallery-wise, the year is heating up what might otherwise be a dreary season. Throw on the parka and grab the umbrella, there are places to go and things to see.

Jude Law Discusses HBO's 'The Young Pope'

| Jan 15
Jude Law joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss his latest role in HBO's "The Young Pope," where he plays plays a fictional American pontiff.


Finance

Woodstock, VT, Fights to Save Its Charm, One Shutter At a Time

| By Wilson Ring | Dec 31
Some property owners are questioning the community's requirement, arguing that the regulations are enforced irregularly, and that some buildings look better without shutters.


Cars

France Investigating Renault for Possible Emissions Fraud

| Jan 16
French authorities are investigating carmaker Renault for suspected fraud in its diesel emissions controls, denting the company's share price as the global fallout spreads from revelations of emissions cheating at Volkswagen.


Nightlife

San Francisco, CA

The 17th Annual Edwardian Ball to Honor Late Artist Edward Corey

LOCAL EVENTS | Jan 13
The annual Edwardian Ball will pay homage to macabre cult artist Edward Gorey. Tickets on sale now.

ArtDeco Weekend 2017 In Miami Beach :: January 13- 15, 2017

| Jan 15
The 40th annual Art Deco weekend, The Jazz Age Lawn Party, was held in Miami Beach. This is the world's largest prohibition era inspired gathering, with 1920's and 1930's style entertainment.