UCSF patient care workers launch 3-day strike

More than 15,000 technical care workers employed at 10 University of California campuses and five medical centers across the state…

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Simple Minds’ Jim Kerr, rocker and hotelier

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Oakland officials ask public for help in solving suspicious five-alarm fire, series of arson targeting housing projects

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Inner Sunset house fire kills woman, injures man

An Inner Sunset house fire killed a woman and sent a man to the hospital early Tuesday morning, according to…

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Back for a week, e-scooters in San Francisco draw fewer complaints this time around

Zip. Zero. Nada. That’s the number of e-scooters San Francisco Public Works has confiscated from city streets since the powered…

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Muni cuts ties with contractor who pleaded guilty to bid-rigging, federal fraud

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Dance pop great Lisa Stansfield goes deeper

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Golden State Warriors rout Phoenix Suns as Thompson breaks out of shooting funk

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