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Police seeking suspects who allegedly shot, robbed victim Saturday

A man was hospitalized Saturday after two assailants kidnapped him and then…

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Lemur (Courtesy SF Zoo)

Zoo officials honor boy who found stolen lemur

In the spirit of World Lemur Day, San Francisco city officials and…

Lemur (Courtesy SF Zoo)
The newly renovated Margaret Hayward Playground includes a new children’s play area, a community clubhouse with a kitchen and extra space for senior and youth programs, and a plaza that can also be used as a stage. (Courtesy SF Rec and Park)

City unveils newly renovated Western Addition playground

A park and community center in San Francisco’s Western Addition reopened Friday…

The newly renovated Margaret Hayward Playground includes a new children’s play area, a community clubhouse with a kitchen and extra space for senior and youth programs, and a plaza that can also be used as a stage. (Courtesy SF Rec and Park)
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Antioch man, 41, shot and killed in Bayview

A man killed in a shooting in the Bayview on Saturday afternoon…

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East Bay hills and Port of Oakland visible from Point San Bruno Park jetty. (Shutterstock)

East Bay agencies urge precautionary evacuations ahead of wind event

At least two East Bay jurisdictions suggested Sunday that residents in the…

East Bay hills and Port of Oakland visible from Point San Bruno Park jetty. (Shutterstock)
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U.S. District Court denies Trump request to shutdown WeChat app

A federal judge in San Francisco denied a request by the U.S.…

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In this handout image provided by the California Department of Corrections, convicted murderer Scott Peterson poses for a mug shot March 17, 2005 in San Quentin, California. Judge Alfred A. Delucchi sentenced Peterson to death March 16 for murdering his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn child. (California Department of Corrections via Getty Images/TNS)

Prosecutors to retry penalty phase of Scott Peterson trial

2003 discovery of Laci Peterson’s body led to sensational high-profile murder trial of husband

In this handout image provided by the California Department of Corrections, convicted murderer Scott Peterson poses for a mug shot March 17, 2005 in San Quentin, California. Judge Alfred A. Delucchi sentenced Peterson to death March 16 for murdering his wife, Laci Peterson, and their unborn child. (California Department of Corrections via Getty Images/TNS)
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Muni bus hits, injures cyclist

A collision involving a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus on Friday afternoon…

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Public observation pier at the new Judge John Sutter Regional Shoreline.

New regional park officially opens next to Bay Bridge toll plaza

The East Bay Regional Park District opened a new shoreline park Wednesday,…

Public observation pier at the new Judge John Sutter Regional Shoreline.
A union representing nurses allege that city hospitals and clinics are routinely and systemically understaffed. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Nurses sue city health department over understaffing, unpaid overtime

Nurses employed by the city of San Francisco on Thursday announced they’ve…

A union representing nurses allege that city hospitals and clinics are routinely and systemically understaffed. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
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Missing SF Zoo lemur recovered in Daly City

San Francisco police said Thursday evening that a 21-year-old lemur, stolen from…

(Courtesy SF Zoo)
Sections of the AIDS Memorial Quilt are displayed outside the Mayor’s balcony at City Hall on Monday, July 6, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Virtual exhibition of AIDS memorial quilt starting next month

The San Francisco-based National AIDS Memorial organization is hosting a 50-state AIDS…

Sections of the AIDS Memorial Quilt are displayed outside the Mayor’s balcony at City Hall on Monday, July 6, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Robert F. Smith, a private equity investor, is sometimes described as the wealthiest Black American. (Shutterstock)

Feds in SF announce tax enforcement actions against two billionaires

Federal authorities in San Francisco on Thursday announced tax enforcement actions against…

Robert F. Smith, a private equity investor, is sometimes described as the wealthiest Black American. (Shutterstock)
Lemur (Courtesy SF Zoo)

SF Zoo officials seek missing lemur

Officials with the San Francisco Zoo and Gardens announced Wednesday a male…

Lemur (Courtesy SF Zoo)
A PG&E logo on a work truck parked outside the Embarcadero substation at Folsom and Fremont streets San Francisco on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

PG&E plans rolling blackouts due to high winds

PG&E warned ratepayers this week that it may need to proactively issue…

A PG&E logo on a work truck parked outside the Embarcadero substation at Folsom and Fremont streets San Francisco on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
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2 injured in separate shootings overnight

Two people were injured in separate shootings Tuesday night and early Wednesday…

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A rally outside Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s offices at 1 Post Plaza protested the confirmation hearings for potential Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett on Monday, Oct. 12, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Activists urge Feinstein to take actions to stop supreme Court confirmation hearings

Activists in San Francisco rallied outside the office of Sen. Dianne Feinstein…

A rally outside Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s offices at 1 Post Plaza protested the confirmation hearings for potential Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett on Monday, Oct. 12, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Firefighter died after high-pressure water knocked him off third-story railing

Firefighter died after high-pressure water knocked him off third-story railing

A San Francisco Fire Department firefighter-paramedic suffered fatal injuries Wednesday after he…

Firefighter died after high-pressure water knocked him off third-story railing
Bay Area hits record for number of Spare the Air alerts in 2020

Bay Area hits record for number of Spare the Air alerts in 2020

Smoke from wildfires has pushed the number of Spare the Air alerts…

Bay Area hits record for number of Spare the Air alerts in 2020
A man convicted in a credit card scheme used other people’s identities to pay for rooms at San Francisco hotels including the Fairmont Hotel, Hotel Nikko, the Hilton Union Square, the Grand Hyatt and the Hotel Metropolis. (Samantha Laurey/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF man sentenced to 100 months in prison for credit card scheme

Marcus Felder convicted of using id theft to pay for first class flights, hotel rooms

A man convicted in a credit card scheme used other people’s identities to pay for rooms at San Francisco hotels including the Fairmont Hotel, Hotel Nikko, the Hilton Union Square, the Grand Hyatt and the Hotel Metropolis. (Samantha Laurey/Special to S.F. Examiner)