News

Warriors sweep Portland to advance to record fifth-straight finals

Triple-doubles by Draymond Green and Stephen Curry power Golden State to conference finals sweep

  • May 20, 2019

“Human composting” is about to become legal in Washington

As Washington prepares to become the first state to legalize “human composting,” not everyone is dying to turn their loved ones’ bodies into garden-variety soil.

Transgender woman who was beaten in April found dead

A transgender woman who was attacked in April was found fatally shot Saturday morning in Texas.

Curry scores 37 as Golden State completes 17-point comeback

Golden State takes 2-0 lead in Western Conference Finals thanks to 37-point game from Steph Curry

Trump administration ends $929-million pact to build California high-speed

Federal grants crucial to plan for 171-mile partial bullet-train segment from Bakersfield to Merced

Warriors run away with Game 1 win over Blazers as Curry goes off

Stephen Curry scores 36 points in Game 1 Western Conference Finals win over Portland Trail Blazers

Gavin Newsom to repurpose Schwarzenegger’s Capitol smoking tent

As Gavin Newsom’s team prepared for him to take office last fall, Ann O’Leary brought her two children with her to work.

California sues Trump administration to recover $1 billion high-speed rail grant

Lawsuit links decision to restrict state funding to Newsom’s criticism of Trump’s immigration plan

Actress Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college admissions scam

Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty in a Boston courtroom Monday.

Curry flurry powers Warriors to Game 6 series-clinching win

Stephen Curry scores 23 fourth-quarter points to will Golden State past Houston

Life expectancy differs dramatically by race in San Francisco

African Americans are expected to live to age 72, 15 years less than their Asian counterparts.

Students, faculty demand more funding for City College

Students and faculty demanded Friday that college and city leaders find alternatives to reducing the cash strapped City College of San Francisco’s class offerings.

Uber stock sinks more than 7 percent on first day of trading

Uber Technologies Inc. stock hit public markets with a sigh Friday, trading below its initial public offering price.

San Francisco City Hall to host its first-ever Ramadan iftar dinner

San Francisco City Hall will host its first-ever Ramadan iftar dinner for the city’s Muslim community Friday

Warriors endure loss of Durant to beat back Rockets in Game 5

Kevin Durant goes down with right calf strain in nightmare third, but Curry and Thompson come up big

Mike Fiers is lights out in second career no-hitter

Oakland Athletics right-hander Mike Fiers tosses second A’s no-hitter in as many years

San Mateo County leader calls for free community college program like SF’s

Supervisor David Canepa suggests partnership similar to Free City program

The Examiner, SF Weekly, win awards from California publishers

At a ceremony held in Long Beach on Saturday, California’s publishers recognized both SF Weekly and the San Francisco Examiner.

Surge admission fees proposed for four San Francisco tourist attractions

San Francisco Recreation and Parks officials want to switch to a flexible pricing model

Controversial navigation center on the Embarcadero approved to house homeless

Amid unrelenting opposition from nearby residents, the San Francisco Port Commission Tuesday unanimously approved plans for a navigation center.