Mayor taps Toney Chaplin, 26-year veteran of SFPD, to lead department

Toney Chaplin, an Oklahoma native and 26-year veteran of the San Francisco Police Department, has been tapped to head the…

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King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard keeps on experimenting

At first, Melbourne native Stu Mackenzie didn’t notice that King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, the septet he formed for…

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Three injured in Sunnydale vehicle collision

Three people were injured late Thursday afternoon during a fiery vehicle collision near Sunnydale, police said. Police responded to the…

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Mayor Lee announces resignation of Chief Suhr

Hours after the latest police shooting in San Francisco, Mayor Ed Lee announced Thursday afternoon that Police Chief Greg Suhr…

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Trump, Clinton speeches to highlight US divisions on guns

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will court voters on opposite sides of the gun debate over the next two days…

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Congress, White House strike rescue deal for Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON — House Republicans and Democrats reached a rare, election-year deal with the White House to try to rescue Puerto…

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Scaffolding collapses in Anza Vista neighborhood

Construction scaffolding collapsed Thursday afternoon outside a residence in the Anza Vista neighborhood, according to the San Francisco Fire Department.…

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Egyptian plane with 66 aboard crashes; terrorism suspected

CAIRO — An EgyptAir jetliner bound from Paris to Cairo with 66 people aboard crashed in the Mediterranean Sea early…

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