SF preparing to assume control of troubled Housing Authority in face of federal takeover threat

San Francisco’s Housing Authority is in “substantial default” of its obligations to administer low-income housing programs like Section 8 vouchers…

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Paul Manafort, former Trump campaign manager, faces likely prison term at sentencing

WASHINGTON — Paul Manafort, who guided President Donald Trump's campaign through the tumultuous Republican National Convention in 2016, faces a…

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San Francisco 49ers officially say goodbye to Pierre Garcon, tender offers and pick up options on seven more

As expected, the San Francisco 49ers are moving on from veteran wide receiver Pierre Garçon. In a flurry of moves…

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‘Google train?’ Caltrain puts naming rights up for bid

Google San Francisco Station? Facebook Menlo Park Station? Names like this may be in Caltrain’s future after its governing board…

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Millions of eligible arrests, convictions could be expunged with new automated system

In an effort to restore housing, education and job opportunities, District Attorney George Gascon and Assemblymember Phil Ting announced legislation…

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Man seriously injured in Bernal Heights stabbing

A man suffered life-threatening injuries in a stabbing on the edge of San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood Wednesday evening. The…

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SF Preps Baseball: Marin Catholic spins combined no-hitter

On Wednesday, the Marin Catholic Wildcats opened MCAL play with a bang, or, rather, without allowing a bang. Junior left-hander…

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Increasing standing space on Muni trains is not the answer

The SFMTA’s incoming LRV fleet of new Siemens cars clearly represents a major step forward. However two aspects of the…

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