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Lowell High School in San Francisco's Sunset district Tuesday, December 13, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Bomb threats prompt evacuations at Lowell High School, Lakeshore Elementary

Lowell High School and the neighboring Lakeshore Elementary were evacuated this afternoon…

Lowell High School in San Francisco's Sunset district Tuesday, December 13, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Kelly Cutler, right, with the Coalition on Homelessness and other Prop C advocates arrive at the traditional Election Day lunch at John's Grill on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Prop. C approved by voters, but opponents say city will never get funds for homeless services

By far the most controversial measure on the local ballot, San Francisco’s…

Kelly Cutler, right, with the Coalition on Homelessness and other Prop C advocates arrive at the traditional Election Day lunch at John's Grill on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Examiner file photo (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Women killed in North Beach collisions Monday identified as Concord, SF residents

Two women killed in fatal collisions just blocks away from each other…

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

Decayed human skull found in Oakland back yard

A decayed human skull was found in Oakland Friday morning, according to…

Judge upholds verdict in Monsanto Roundup trial involving California groundskeeper

Judge upholds verdict in Monsanto Roundup trial involving California groundskeeper

A judge on Monday upheld pesticide manufacturer Monsanto's liability in a lawsuit…

Judge upholds verdict in Monsanto Roundup trial involving California groundskeeper
San Francisco Firefighters peer up at the charred section of a residential high-rise at 405 Davis Court shortly after crews extinguished the three-alarm blaze on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Three-alarm fire in downtown high rise contained without injuries

San Francisco firefighters battled a three-alarm fire in a 25-story residential high-rise…

San Francisco Firefighters peer up at the charred section of a residential high-rise at 405 Davis Court shortly after crews extinguished the three-alarm blaze on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
UCSF (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

UCSF health care workers to strike Oct. 23

Health care workers at all University of California medical centers including UCSF…

UCSF (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
SFPD (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Passenger arrested in Polk Street fatal shooting of driver

Police have arrested a man in a fatal shooting on Polk Street…

SFPD (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco fighters responded to a fire in the Richmond District Friday that injured five people and killed a service dog. (Jessica Christian/2016 S.F. Examiner)

5 injured, 1 critical in Richmond District apartment building fire

Five people were injured in a Richmond District fire Friday, at least…

San Francisco fighters responded to a fire in the Richmond District Friday that injured five people and killed a service dog. (Jessica Christian/2016 S.F. Examiner)
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SF courts to cut hours due to budget, staffing reductions

San Francisco’s court clerks’ offices will be closing early starting next month…

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Syed Abid Muzaffar, a former Uber driver from Union City, is accused of negligently running over six-year-old Sophia Liu as she crossed with her family at Polk and Ellis streets on New Year’s Eve in 2013. (Courtesy SFPD)

Former Uber driver convicted in death of 6-year-old girl

A former Uber driver was convicted of misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter Thursday in…

Syed Abid Muzaffar, a former Uber driver from Union City, is accused of negligently running over six-year-old Sophia Liu as she crossed with her family at Polk and Ellis streets on New Year’s Eve in 2013. (Courtesy SFPD)
Wakeen Best was convicted of al charges in connection with the death of a dog during an auto burglary. (Courtesy SFPD)

Wakeen Best found guilty in death of dog during auto burglary

Jurors today found a woman accused of killing a small dog by…

Wakeen Best was convicted of al charges in connection with the death of a dog during an auto burglary. (Courtesy SFPD)
Two men in a silver Honda Civic crashed through a fence and roller door and landed inside the San Francisco Examiner's printing press building in the Bayview on Thursday. (Courtesy David Ceccarelli)

Car crashes into Examiner’s Bayview printing press

Two men crashed a speeding vehicle into The San Francisco Examiner’s printing…

Two men in a silver Honda Civic crashed through a fence and roller door and landed inside the San Francisco Examiner's printing press building in the Bayview on Thursday. (Courtesy David Ceccarelli)

Judge refuses to dismiss lawsuit challenging termination of temporary protected status for immigrants

A federal judge in San Francisco on Monday turned down a U.S.…

San Mateo County Sue’s McKesson, drug distributors over role in opioid crisis

San Mateo County sued McKesson Corp. and two other drug distribution companies…

Attorney: Murder suspect ‘devastated’ over elderly victim’s death

A man charged with first degree murder for allegedly knocking an elderly…

San Francisco General Hospital was put on lockdown Thursday afternoon after a shooting on Treat Avenue near Cesar Chavez that killed one man and injured two others. (Examiner file photo)

UPDATED: 1 dead, 2 injured in second deadly shooting of the day

UPDATED Friday June 8 6:30 a.m.: The San Francisco medical examiner's office…

San Francisco General Hospital was put on lockdown Thursday afternoon after a shooting on Treat Avenue near Cesar Chavez that killed one man and injured two others. (Examiner file photo)
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Modesto man pleads guilty to planning to aid terrorist group with SF Pier 30 attack

A Modesto man accused of planning a Christmas Day attack on Pier…

Examiner file photo
A tour bus fire in North Beach sent two people to the hospital with smoke inhalation injuries. (Courtesy SF Fire Department)

3 injured as firefighters battle flames in tour bus, Lone Mountain homes

A tour bus caught fire in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood Wednesday…

A tour bus fire in North Beach sent two people to the hospital with smoke inhalation injuries. (Courtesy SF Fire Department)
(Examiner file photo)

Bay Area mayors pledge support for bridge toll hike

The mayors of the three largest Bay Area cities today announced their…

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