Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to remove California Juvenile Justice Division from corrections officials’ control

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Tuesday that he intends to shift control of the state's Juvenile Justice Division away from…

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SF’s windfall funds should be spent to help end homelessness

For the past 30 years, I have dedicated my career to serving the thousands of young people who find themselves…

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Elder abuse a growing concern for SF seniors

Cases of elder and dependent adult abuse in the City jumped 18 percent in 2017, according to an annual report…

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Attorney argues self-defense as Twin Peaks double homicide trial opens

Three years ago next month, gunfire interrupted a romantic morning at one of San Francisco’s most popular tourist attractions. As…

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SF Opera’s 97th season spans centuries

San Francisco Opera is staging eight operas spanning from Baroque through Romantic periods and into the contemporary era -- including…

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Supreme Court says Trump administration can ban military service by transgender people while legal challenges continue

The Trump administration can move forward with plans to restrict transgender people from serving in the military following a ruling…

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English prog rockers Soft Machine play on

Although none of Soft Machine’s original 1966 lineup (of Mike Ratledge, Hugh Hopper, Robert Wyatt and Elton Dean) will be…

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Newsom names SF doctor state’s first surgeon general

A nationally recognized doctor based in San Francisco has been appointed as California's first surgeon general, Gov. Gavin Newsom's office…

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