SF says ‘no’ to big tobacco, approves flavored tobacco ban

San Francisco residents on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly to ban flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes and vape liquids, in what…

6 months ago

San Francisco Giants: Madison Bumgarner returns, but gets no run support in loss

AT&T Park — Minutes before Madison Bumgarner delivered his first pitch of 2018, the familiar, folksy twang of “Fire on…

6 months ago

Taser ballot measure fails in face of overwhelming opposition

A ballot measure creating new rules on when police can use stun guns appears to have failed as of late…

6 months ago

Oakland Athletics: Homers sink A’s in Texas, Oakland can’t finish off Matt Moore

Texas Rangers starter Matt Moore entered Tuesday’s game against the Oakland Athletics with an ERA of 7.85. Given the recent…

6 months ago

Incumbent judges set to keep their seats despite challenge from public defenders

Four San Francisco judges appear likely to keep their robes after taking a strong lead over a group of veteran…

6 months ago

Housing tax measure failing, while competing childcare measure remains too close to call

A measure that would have taxed the gross receipts on commercial rents to pay for housing and homeless services failed…

6 months ago

Mandelman takes large lead over Sheehy in early results for District 8

City College board member Rafael Mandelman has taken a strong lead over incumbent Supervisor Jeff Sheehy in early results in…

6 months ago

UPDATE: Breed cautiously optimistic about lead in SF mayor’s race

Update, 10:10 P.M.: With voters from 350 of 604 precincts counted, Breed remained in the lead with 35.68 percent of…

6 months ago