US officials call airstrikes on Syrian chemical-weapons facilities a success, report no casualties

WASHINGTON — U.S. and allied attacks on three suspected Syrian chemical and biological weapons facilities degraded President Bashar Assad’s ability…

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Free agency finds give 49ers, Raiders flexibility in NFL Draft

For NFL front offices, weaving through free agency is like a game of chess. They search for places where they…

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Sheehy, Mandelman paint themselves as independent in District 8 supervisor race

Both the appointed incumbent and the challenger seeking to represent the Castro District and Noe Valley on the Board of…

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Despite outhitting Padres, Giants lose 5-1 on road

The Giants avoided a shutout on the road for the first time this season in a 5-1 loss to the…

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McCutchen already has that Giants DNA

On the far side of the narrow channel of water that runs along the shores of China Basin stands a…

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Aldon Smith ordered into in-custody treatment facility

A San Francisco Superior Court judge on Friday ordered former Oakland Raider Aldon Smith to be placed at an in-custody…

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Students learn traffic safety in new SF streetscape

Supervisor Norman Yee on Friday unveiled "Ed’s Neighborhood," a custom-built San Francisco streetscape named after the late Mayor Ed Lee…

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