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SF e-scooters burst into flames in Golden Gate Park, ex-contractor reveals

Photographs obtained Wednesday by the San Francisco Examiner show the charred remains of at least two Skip e-scooters

SF politico who authored vape ban takes money from JUUL lobbyist, returns it after media call

Supervisor Shamann Walton made national news after he proverbially smoked e-cigarette company…

DA Boudin orders prosecutors to stop seeking cash bail

Newly elected District Attorney Chesa Boudin took a step toward ending San…

8 months later, SF has yet to put new conservatorship program into effect

Implementation of SB1045 delayed by need for superior court approval

Chinatown fixture Yuet Lee prepares for New Year with new leadership in the kitchen

Although Chinese New Year is a holiday, at newly anointed legacy business…

Miss Chinatown USA pageant first step to successful careers for San Francisco sisters

Local contest opened doors for women in Chinese community when they were barred from other events

Calendar of Events: San Francisco celebrates the Year of the Rat

JAN. 25 Choy Sun Doe Day: The San Francisco Chinese Chamber of…

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The 29-Sunset could become a ‘rapid’ route

Muni weighing change after Lowell students advocated for improved service on line

Oakland man fatally shot in SF’s Sunnydale neighborhood

An Oakland man was shot and killed early Tuesday morning in Sunnydale,…

From auto burglaries to homicides, crime fell in 2019

Yet S.F. police chief, mayor point to ‘more work ahead’

Supes give final approval to expansion of proposed vacancy tax

In a second and final vote Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors expanded…

Chinese coronavirus outbreak has reached the U.S.

The patient, who recently traveled to the outbreak’s epicenter, was hospitalized last week with pneumonia-like symptoms.

Body found on Treasure Island prompts homicide investigation

A homicide investigation has been launched into the discovery of a body…

Thin margin in SF police union election triggers runoff

Police in San Francisco are deeply divided over who should be the…

Former Caltrans property could become Bayview ‘gateway’

Third Street project with sign, landscaping could be first of several to mark neighborhood entrances

BART to vote this week on Market Street station canopy project

Shelters for station entrances expected to reduce escalator breakdowns

Driver fatally strikes pedestrian while fleeing police in Berkeley

A vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian on a sidewalk in Berkeley…

Deal reached to purchase home at center of Moms 4 Housing protest

Oakland Community Land Trust to buy property under agreement with investment firm

The Niners faithful recall a different time as they celebrate their team’s victory

Minutes from Candlestick Park, the ancestral home of the 49ers, several of…

The Niners are going to the Super Bowl

With a 37-20 win over the visiting Green Bay Packers, the 49ers punched their tickets to Miami, FL