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Lyft driver who allegedly raped intoxicated passenger arrested

San Bruno police arrested a 46-year-old male Lyft driver on suspicion of…

Police investigate quadruple shooting in Western Addition

Four people were injured in a late Saturday night shooting in San…

Nonprofit launches manufacturing training facility in Design District

A nonprofit offering hands-on training in design and manufacturing is set to…

SF school board president proposes covering, not destroying, mural

Board of Education President Stevon Cook said he will introduce the proposal at Tuesday’s board meeting.

  • Aug 9, 2019

39th ‘Escape from the Rock’ duathlon to take place Saturday

Hundreds of athletes are expected to “Escape from the Rock” on Saturday…

Three-alarm fire burns workplaces in Oakland

Firefighters on Friday morning were battling a smoky three-alarm blaze at a…

Mayor London Breed touts safety improvements along Valencia Street

Mayor London Breed and transit officials touted Friday significant safety improvements on…

Neighborhood groups push for 100 percent affordable housing at Excelsior site

A proposed 193-unit market-rate housing development in the Excelsior District is facing…

U.S. appeals court allows lawsuit challenging Facebook facial recognition program

A federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled on Thursday that Facebook…

City breaks ground on new police facility in Bayview District

The San Francisco Police Department broke ground on a new facility Thursday…

Hit-and-run driver strikes motorcyclist in SoMa

A driver struck a motorcyclist and fled the scene Thursday morning in…

Audit: Small local businesses increasingly left behind at SFO

San Francisco International Airport says it wants more small, local businesses operating…

Protesters rally against shooting of journalist in the Philippines

Brandon Lee, a San Francisco native, was shot four times as he was coming home in the Ifugao province in the Philippines

Mural controversy prompts two SF school board candidates to join race

Jenny Lam’s seat will be the only one on the board open for election this November.

BART police shoot dog in SF

A BART police officer shot and wounded a dog Friday in front…

Suspect in California stabbing rampage is gang member with criminal history, police say

LOS ANGELES — Authorities said the 33-year-old man accused of stabbing four…

State legislation could give school district more leverage against charter schools

SFUSD officials hoping to increase oversight over schools operating within city boundaries

Outside Lands becomes first SF event to get permit for legal sales and consumption of cannabis

San Francisco hit a major cannabis milestone Wednesday when the Outside Lands…

Lyft fined $200k for bike shortages, but may not need to pay

Lyft was smacked with a $209,000 penalty earlier this month for a…