National union takes over Muni local in midst of contract talks, citing ‘infighting’ and ‘dysfunction’

The leadership of Muni’s operator union has been kicked to the curb even as contract negotiations for roughly 2,000 drivers…

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SF reaches $13.1M settlement with man framed by police for murder

Attorneys for a San Francisco man who served more than six years in prison after police framed him for murder…

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Chiu bill would prevent cities from towing vehicles for nonpayment of parking tickets, registration

Cities would no longer be allowed to tow vehicles with multiple unpaid parking tickets or overdue vehicle registration fees or…

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Homeland Security secretary connects New Zealand mosque shooting with racist attacks in US

WASHINGTON — Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen connected Friday's New Zealand mosque attacks with acts of racist violence in the…

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Today’s the day to say ‘thank you’ to transit operators

Muni operators hear a lot from riders every day, from the classic “back door!” to four-letter words best left to…

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Golden State Warriors to hold DeMarcus Cousins back after MRI on sore ankle, Andrew Bogut returns

The Golden State Warriors announced on Monday that center DeMarcus Cousins underwent an MRI on his sore right ankle, the…

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Learning not to give in

We give in too often. Whether it is to an injury, disease, age, or loneliness, the affliction overwhelms our potential.…

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San Francisco 49ers officially re-sign safety Jimmie Ward

The San Francisco 49ers today announced that they have re-signed safety Jimmie Ward. Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reported that…

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