Suspect in ‘heinous’ beating of grandmother linked to SF crime spree

The brutal beating of an 88-year-old grandmother in Visitacion Valley was only the first in a series of crimes that…

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Suspicious device prompts partial Potrero Avenue closure

Southbound Potrero Avenue was closed between 20th and 21st streets Wednesday afternoon after workers reported a possible incendiary device inside…

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San Francisco Giants sign former A’s left-hander Drew Pomeranz

The San Francisco Giants have officially announced the signing of left-handed starting pitcher Drew Pomeranz to a one-year major league…

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Car company money at issue in SF Bike Coalition board election

The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition is considered one of the fiercest transportation advocacy groups in city politics — but as…

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Wiener legislation seeks to end ‘blatant discrimination’ in sex offender registry laws

A new state bill introduced by Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco, could possibly change the way young offenders, specifically those…

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Yes, Barry Bonds does belong in the Hall of Fame: A begrudging case for baseball’s villain

On Tuesday evening, the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum announced its newest class of inductees: Unanimously-elected closer Mariano…

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A couple’s lifetime of possessions find new homes

Refusing plastic straws and carrying a reusable water bottle is good for the environment. But to reduce unnecessary consumption and…

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Tax on vacant housing, storefronts proposed for November ballot

Plans are in the works to place a vacancy tax on the November ballot for both residential and commercial properties…

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