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SF judge weighs Trump’s order to place restrictions on WeChat

In a rare Saturday afternoon hearing, a federal judge in San Francisco…

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Suspected early morning arson leaves Armenian church badly damaged

Suspected early morning arson leaves Armenian church badly damaged

Police are investigating a suspected arson that took place early Thursday morning…

Suspected early morning arson leaves Armenian church badly damaged
The San Francisco 49ers had sought a 20 percent rent reduction at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara because of COVID-19 closures and cancellations. (Shutterstock)

49ers pay past due rent after dispute with Santa Clara

The San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday made two rent payments for Levi’s…

The San Francisco 49ers had sought a 20 percent rent reduction at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara because of COVID-19 closures and cancellations. (Shutterstock)
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Man suffers life-threatening injuries in Treasure Island street racing crash

A 23-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries in a crash on San Francisco’s…

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Bay Area air quality to remain unhealthy for most of week

By Eli Walsh Bay City News Foundation Air quality in the Bay…

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BART service disrupted by systemwide computer problem

BART service was shut down for much of Sunday morning due to…

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District Attorney to probe forensic lab analyst’s work after arrest

District Attorney to probe forensic lab analyst’s work after arrest

After a San Francisco Medical Examiner’s Office forensic laboratory analyst was arrested…

District Attorney to probe forensic lab analyst’s work after arrest
Muni may add emergency transit-only lanes on Geary Boulevard in the Richmond District. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Muni considering emergency Geary Boulevard bus lanes

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency officials are proposing the installation of temporary…

Muni may add emergency transit-only lanes on Geary Boulevard in the Richmond District. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
A BART train heads toward the Transbay Tube from West Oakland Station. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

BART seeks proposals for reusing old train cars

Majority of older cars will be recycled as agency transitions to ‘Fleet of the Future’

A BART train heads toward the Transbay Tube from West Oakland Station. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
One dead, two injured in Excelsior District shooting

One dead, two injured in Excelsior District shooting

Police investigating whether homicide connected to sideshow reported in area

One dead, two injured in Excelsior District shooting
The view of the Bay Bridge and East Bay from Bernal Heights Park is obscured as smoke from numerous wildfires chokes the Bay Area. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner file photo)

Smog, smoke and heat push Spare-the-Air alert for Bay Area through Wednesday

Record-breaking streak of bad air days for the region in its fourth week

The view of the Bay Bridge and East Bay from Bernal Heights Park is obscured as smoke from numerous wildfires chokes the Bay Area. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner file photo)
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Cal ISO declares statewide power emergency

Transmission line and power plant went offline unexpectedly

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Mayor Breed, Sisters hand out masks at Dolores Park

Mayor Breed, Sisters hand out masks at Dolores Park

City urging residents to stay covered up to avoid a spike in COVID-19 cases

Mayor Breed, Sisters hand out masks at Dolores Park
Former Department of Public Health official charged in corruption case

Former Department of Public Health official charged in corruption case

San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin on Thursday announced that a former…

Former Department of Public Health official charged in corruption case
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City prepares for increase in vote-by-mail ballots

Officials with the San Francisco Department of Elections on Monday morning unveiled…

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Shootings injure two men

Shootings injure two men

Two men were injured in unrelated shootings Sunday afternoon in San Francisco,…

Shootings injure two men
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Enter the multiverse as Burning Man goes virtual for 2020

By Amelia Wiliams Bay City News Foundation This same time last year,…

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Muni driver dies after falling ill, crashing into parked cars

No other injuries reported in crash

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SCU Complex Fires burning in six counties now considered state’s second largest in history

SCU Complex Fires burning in six counties now considered state’s second largest in history

The SCU Lightning Complex fires burning in several East Bay and Central…

SCU Complex Fires burning in six counties now considered state’s second largest in history
From chickens to llamas, animals evacuated due to fires find safety at Peninsula shelters

From chickens to llamas, animals evacuated due to fires find safety at Peninsula shelters

From chickens to donkeys to rabbits, cats, dogs and even llamas, organizations…

From chickens to llamas, animals evacuated due to fires find safety at Peninsula shelters