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Steven Carrillo was arrested June 6 on suspicion of fatally shooting a Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputy in Ben Lomond, California. (Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Department/TNS)
Steven Carrillo was arrested June 6 on suspicion of fatally shooting a Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputy in Ben Lomond, California. (Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Department/TNS)
The Public Defender’s Office released surveillance video footage on Thursday April 8, 2021 showing new details in a Civic Center attack that drew widespread media attention. (Courtesy photo)

Video shows suspect in attack on elderly Asians was beaten by multiple assailants moments earlier

New video released Wednesday by the San Francisco Public Defender’s Office shows…

The Public Defender’s Office released surveillance video footage on Thursday April 8, 2021 showing new details in a Civic Center attack that drew widespread media attention. (Courtesy photo)
San Francisco police on Thursday released a sketch of what Arianna Fitts might look like as a 7-year-old. (Courtesy image)

Police release updated sketch of Arianna Fitts 5 years after she went missing

Five years after the remains of 32-year-old Nicole Fitts were found in…

San Francisco police on Thursday released a sketch of what Arianna Fitts might look like as a 7-year-old. (Courtesy image)
An Uber driver waits in traffic near a Yellow Taxi at San Francisco International Airport on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
An Uber driver waits in traffic near a Yellow Taxi at San Francisco International Airport on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
A cyclist rides near multiple Muni buses along Market Street on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Collision along Market Street injures five, including police officer

Five people, including a San Francisco police officer, were hospitalized following a…

A cyclist rides near multiple Muni buses along Market Street on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
While activists support San Francisco’s ban on the sale of fur products, the fur industry has sued The City in an attempt to head off enforcement. (Shutterstock)

San Francisco ban on sale of fur products survives legal challenges

In a complaint that ridiculed San Francisco’s ban on the sale of…

While activists support San Francisco’s ban on the sale of fur products, the fur industry has sued The City in an attempt to head off enforcement. (Shutterstock)
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Pedestrian killed in Outer Mission collision identified

San Francisco’s Medical Examiner’s Office on Tuesday identified a 79-year-old pedestrian killed…

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Four pedestrians struck by vehicle at Mission sideshow

Police in San Francisco are seeking a vehicle that fled after striking…

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BART has installed dispensers that provide free short stories to riders. (Courtesy BART)

BART distributing short stories for free at three stations

Looking for something to read on BART? The transit agency has installed…

BART has installed dispensers that provide free short stories to riders. (Courtesy BART)
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City announces expanded efforts to vaccinate Chinatown seniors through mobile event

The city of San Francisco plans to vaccinate 1,000 senior citizens living…

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Lifelong Medical Care staff member, Genette Miller, gets vaccinated for COVID-19 at a Lifelong clinic on February 25, 2021. (Photo courtesy of Lifelong Medical Care)

UCSF medical experts warn pandemic’s end not yet in sight

Structural changes necessary for post-COVID society

Lifelong Medical Care staff member, Genette Miller, gets vaccinated for COVID-19 at a Lifelong clinic on February 25, 2021. (Photo courtesy of Lifelong Medical Care)
Kenneth Humphrey smiles while speaking with members of the media alongside his attorney Anita Nabha following his release on bail in 2018. Humphreys’ case has proved pivotal to criminal justice reform in California, as it helped bring about a reassessment of how the state handles bail. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

CA Supreme Court rules judges must consider defendant’s ability to pay bail

The California Supreme Court ruled on Thursday in favor of upholding a…

Kenneth Humphrey smiles while speaking with members of the media alongside his attorney Anita Nabha following his release on bail in 2018. Humphreys’ case has proved pivotal to criminal justice reform in California, as it helped bring about a reassessment of how the state handles bail. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
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Historic Liberty Ship SS Jeremiah O’Brien returns to Pier 45

Tug boats towed the historic Liberty Ship SS Jeremiah O’Brien back to…

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A view of Treasure Island from Yerba Buena Island on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

New vaccine site to open exclusively for Treasure Island residents on Saturday

Pleas from residents and Supervisor Matt Haney to bring a vaccine site…

A view of Treasure Island from Yerba Buena Island on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Janitors on strike and members of SEIU Local 87 hold a demonstration in front 101 California St. due to alleged unfair labor practices on Wednesday, March 24, 2021. (Jordi Molina/ Special to the S.F. Examiner)

More than 700 janitors strike, alleging unfair labor practices amid contract negotiations

More than 700 San Francisco janitors walked off the job Wednesday for…

Janitors on strike and members of SEIU Local 87 hold a demonstration in front 101 California St. due to alleged unfair labor practices on Wednesday, March 24, 2021. (Jordi Molina/ Special to the S.F. Examiner)
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Enrollment declines at California’s community colleges far greater than earlier predictions

Steep drops threaten ‘viability’ of some colleges, college administrators say

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Assemblymember Phil Ting speaks alongside Assemblymember David Chiu and state Sen. Scott Wiener at a news conference in support of the Asian American Pacific Islander community at Portsmouth Square in Chinatown on Monday, March 22, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

State, city leaders hold Chinatown rally to call for unity against racist attacks

State and city leaders gathered in San Francisco’s Chinatown on Monday morning…

Assemblymember Phil Ting speaks alongside Assemblymember David Chiu and state Sen. Scott Wiener at a news conference in support of the Asian American Pacific Islander community at Portsmouth Square in Chinatown on Monday, March 22, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
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California adopts CDC’s recommendation to reduce social distancing in school to 3 feet

By John Fensterwald EdSource In alignment with new federal guidance, Gov. Gavin…

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Assemblymember David Chiu speaks at a news conference following a discussion between Asian-American and Pacific Islander community leaders and Gov. Gavin Newsom at the Chinese Culture Center in Chinatown on Friday, March 19, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Newsom, AAPI community leaders condemn spike in anti-Asian hate crimes

By Eli Walsh Bay City News Foundation Gov. Gavin Newsom joined local…

Assemblymember David Chiu speaks at a news conference following a discussion between Asian-American and Pacific Islander community leaders and Gov. Gavin Newsom at the Chinese Culture Center in Chinatown on Friday, March 19, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
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D.A. Boudin announces legal action against company over worker misclassification

San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin announced that he and his predecessor,…

(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)