Author: Karen Rose

Trump plan fails to cut immigration court backlog; caseload soars 26 percent

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration’s controversial plan to shrink the ballooning backlog of immigration cases by pushing judges to hear…

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City workers rally as contract negotiations begin

Hundreds of union members who work for The City of San Francisco rallied on the steps outside City Hall on…

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Suspended SFPD officer pleads guilty to robbing two banks

A suspended police officer pleaded guilty Thursday to robbing two banks in San Francisco, according to federal prosecutors. Ofc. Rain…

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Can Trump take back California’s high-speed rail money? A look at the political and legal battle ahead

LOS ANGELES — The Trump administration’s decision to cancel a $927 million grant to California’s troubled high speed rail project…

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Tenderloin police arrest 50 in five-hour operation targeting fugitives

A San Francisco police operation focused on apprehending fugitives netted 50 arrests in the Tenderloin on Wednesday in connection with…

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City workers rally for higher wages amid contract negotiations

More than a thousand San Francisco city employees and nonprofit workers contracted by the city -- fed up with low…

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SFGH could cap out-of-pocket payments for privately insured patients after outcry over billing practices

San Francisco Health officials are considering a cap on out-of-pocket payments made by insured patients receiving emergency services at Zuckerberg…

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Pope presents 21-point reform road map at Vatican anti-abuse summit

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has presented a 21-point plan to combat child sexual abuse in the Catholic Church that…

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