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Hundred of supporters cheer Netherlands to victory in Women’s World Cup semifinal

Hundred of supporters cheer Netherlands to victory in Women’s World Cup semifinal

As many as 3,000 expected to watch final on Sunday at Civic Center

Hundred of supporters cheer Netherlands to victory in Women’s World Cup semifinal
Victim in fatal shooting identified as SF resident

Victim in fatal shooting identified as SF resident

Donte Hayes sixth person killed in Bayview District this year

Victim in fatal shooting identified as SF resident
Protesters marched down Market Street from the offices of U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein to the Federal Building Tuesday afternoon to call for the closure of immigrant detention centers. (All photos by Théophile Larcher/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Hundreds block streets with protest of immigrant detentions

Groups call on Feinstein, Pelosi to cut off funding for facilities

Protesters marched down Market Street from the offices of U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein to the Federal Building Tuesday afternoon to call for the closure of immigrant detention centers. (All photos by Théophile Larcher/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
The empty gondola descends from Salesforce Park atop the Salesforce Transit Center back to street level as it debuts during the transit center’s reopening to the public after a nine-month closure on Monday, July 1, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Salesforce Transit Center quietly reopens after nearly 10-month closure

Park and gondola are open to the public but buses have yet to arrive

The empty gondola descends from Salesforce Park atop the Salesforce Transit Center back to street level as it debuts during the transit center’s reopening to the public after a nine-month closure on Monday, July 1, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco police hold a protester blocking the Pride Parade to the ground on June 30, 2019 (Theophile Larcher /Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Two detained after anti-police protesters temporarily block SF Pride Parade

San Francisco’s Pride Parade came to a halt Sunday morning when a…

San Francisco police hold a protester blocking the Pride Parade to the ground on June 30, 2019 (Theophile Larcher /Special to the S.F. Examiner)
A young girl marching in the SF Pride Parade high-fives a spectator. (Lola Chase / Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Pride Parade draws thousands to downtown SF

50 years after the Stonewall riots, the annual celebration is themed ‘Generations of Resistance’

A young girl marching in the SF Pride Parade high-fives a spectator. (Lola Chase / Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Jocelyn Shieh of San Jose stirs her fresh milk black sugar boba tea with a plastic straw at Black Sugar Boba on O’Farrell Street. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

The last straw

Businesses say goodbye to plastic disposables as ban takes effect

Jocelyn Shieh of San Jose stirs her fresh milk black sugar boba tea with a plastic straw at Black Sugar Boba on O’Farrell Street. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Mathieu Biletic, 24, and Pia Ramadier, 25, watch the French national women’s team play the U.S. on Friday June 28, 2019. (Theophile Larcher/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Local French supporters disappointed after defeat in World Cup

Facebook page brings fans together at the Golden Gate Tap Room

Mathieu Biletic, 24, and Pia Ramadier, 25, watch the French national women’s team play the U.S. on Friday June 28, 2019. (Theophile Larcher/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Zach Holman, a U.S. Soccer fan and part of a group of SF fans known as the American Outlaws, at McTeague’s Saloon before the U.S. Men’s Soccer team takes on Panama in a CONCACAF Gold Cup game on Wednesday, June 26, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

US soccer is a top priority for the American Outlaws

Polk Gulch bar is home to passionate group of local supporters

Zach Holman, a U.S. Soccer fan and part of a group of SF fans known as the American Outlaws, at McTeague’s Saloon before the U.S. Men’s Soccer team takes on Panama in a CONCACAF Gold Cup game on Wednesday, June 26, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
High-rises in downtown San Francisco were obscured by unhealthy air by smoke from the Camp Fire in Butte County on Nov. 15, 2018. Mayor Breed called for updated plans for responding to air quality in the wake of the Camp Fire. (Eric Pratt/SF Weekly)

Mayor Breed strengthens air-quality emergency plan

San Franciscans will be better prepared and informed in case of a…

High-rises in downtown San Francisco were obscured by unhealthy air by smoke from the Camp Fire in Butte County on Nov. 15, 2018. Mayor Breed called for updated plans for responding to air quality in the wake of the Camp Fire. (Eric Pratt/SF Weekly)
Two injured in China Basin stabbing, carjacking

Two injured in China Basin stabbing, carjacking

Police still searching for suspects in the crimes near Oracle Park

Two injured in China Basin stabbing, carjacking
A man plays with his dog at the Upper Douglass Dog Park in Noe Valley on Thursday, June 20, 2019. (Théophile Larcher/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Rec and Park cuts operating hours at Noe Valley dog park

Neighbors complained of noise, conflict with dog owners

A man plays with his dog at the Upper Douglass Dog Park in Noe Valley on Thursday, June 20, 2019. (Théophile Larcher/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Cyclist attacked by skateboard-wielding teens

Cyclist attacked by skateboard-wielding teens

Man hospitalized after Mission District attack

Cyclist attacked by skateboard-wielding teens
Members of People Protected form a protected bike lane along Howard Street between First and Second streets on Friday March 15, 2019, one week after the death of cyclist Tess Rothstein. The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Board on Tuesday approved a $35 million safety project for the area that includes protected bike lanes.                                 Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner

City approves protected bike lanes, transit improvements for Howard and Folsom streets

Safety improvements target areas where three cyclists have been killed since 2013

Members of People Protected form a protected bike lane along Howard Street between First and Second streets on Friday March 15, 2019, one week after the death of cyclist Tess Rothstein. The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Board on Tuesday approved a $35 million safety project for the area that includes protected bike lanes.                                 Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner