Oakland Athletics: Daniel Mengden to DL, A’s call up Chris Bassitt

The Oakland Athletics have recalled right-handed pitcher Chris Bassitt from Triple-A Nashville, placing right-handed pitcher Daniel Mengden on the 10-day…

7 months ago

California bill would ban local soda taxes through 2030

SACRAMENTO, Calif. _ California would prohibit its cities and counties from enacting taxes on soda and other sugary drinks for…

7 months ago

Supreme Court deals sharp defeat to public employee unions, banning mandatory fees

(WASHINGTON) The Supreme Court dealt labor unions a sharp defeat Wednesday, ruling that teachers, police officers and other public employees…

7 months ago

Federal judge dismisses climate change lawsuits filed by SF, Oakland against oil companies

A federal judge in San Francisco has dismissed a pair of climate change lawsuits filed by the cities of Oakland…

7 months ago

Plans for Hunters Point Shipyard, Candlestick Point developments get update

City leaders fast-tracked residential and commercial re-development at Candlestick Point and the Hunters Point Shipyard Tuesday, approving amendments to development…

7 months ago

Sheehy moves to preserve controversial parking lot in Glen Park owned by Hayes family

A long-running quasi-legal parking lot in Glen Park owned by the family of fire chief Joanne Hayes-White was legalized Tuesday,…

7 months ago

Commentary: Want to change police abuse laws? Here’s a pro tip: Stop shouting everyone down

Shouting down speakers is inconsistent with the most basic values of freedom of speech and often is counter-productive in that…

7 months ago

SF to expand street safety program to more than 100 schools

A program intended to encourage children and families to walk and take public transit to school is expanding its reach…

7 months ago