Author: Chris Roberts

Chris Roberts is a general assignment reporter for the San Francisco Examiner.

At least 4 critically injured in tour bus crash at Stockton and Post streets

Five people suffered critical injuries after a double-decker tour bus lost control in traffic near Union Square on Friday afternoon, striking…

3 years ago

‘Shrimp Boy’ put scare into politician David Chiu

David Chiu had been on the Board of Supervisors for less than two months when he first encountered Raymond “Shrimp…

3 years ago

Twitter’s ‘skybridge’ gets initial approval

Plans to build a “skybridge” connecting Twitter’s headquarters in Mid-Market with another, smaller building used by the social media giant…

3 years ago

Sky bridge planned for Twitter building up for approval

To prepare the massive Furniture Mart building for its new life as the headquarters of Twitter, the impressive Art Deco…

3 years ago

Popular medical marijuana event kiboshed by SF

The organizer of a popular event last month in San Francisco that offered medical marijuana cookies, brownies and drinks for…

3 years ago

Sinbad’s struggle to stay costing SF money

Sinbad’s Pier 2 restaurant is starting to get expensive for The City – and that’s without dinner or drinks. The…

3 years ago

SF records all-time low in HIV infections, deaths

Fourteen years after his death sentence, Randy Silva is in the best shape of his life. Silva, 51, was diagnosed…

3 years ago

Alleged Union Square shoplifters arrested after fight with police

A pair of alleged shoplifters were in police custody Tuesday after a brief fight with police outside of a Union…

3 years ago