Peninsula

With more than 18,800 people per square mile, San Francisco’s population density is second only to New York City in the U.S. (Courtesy photo)

San Francisco cannot solve the Bay Area’s affordable housing crisis on its own

In the Follow the Money column published April 29, I argued that…

With more than 18,800 people per square mile, San Francisco’s population density is second only to New York City in the U.S. (Courtesy photo)
Plenty of people in The City, including this man  walking on Market Street, donned a mask Friday  due to bad air quality as smoke from the Camp Fire in Northern California drifts down into the Bay Area 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Smoky air brings out masks, bad air alert extended through weekend

San Francisco school principals instructed students to stay indoors, while bicyclists and…

Plenty of people in The City, including this man  walking on Market Street, donned a mask Friday  due to bad air quality as smoke from the Camp Fire in Northern California drifts down into the Bay Area 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Brisbane Baylands housing project narrowly approved by voters

A measure that would allow for up to 2,200 new residential units…

Tom Steyer helps Kevin Huy Nguyen, 18, fill out paperwork to register to vote at Cal State Fullerton. Steyer's advocacy group, NextGen America, is spending $33 million on youth voter outreach this year. (Kent Nishimura/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Second suspicious package addressed to Tom Steyer intercepted by FBI

A second suspicious package addressed to California billionaire Tom Steyer was intercepted…

Tom Steyer helps Kevin Huy Nguyen, 18, fill out paperwork to register to vote at Cal State Fullerton. Steyer's advocacy group, NextGen America, is spending $33 million on youth voter outreach this year. (Kent Nishimura/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Major outbreak of bacterial disease affects hundreds of California sea lions

The Marine Mammal Center is facing the second largest outbreak of leptospirosis…

Ebele Okobi Ebele, Chinedu Okobi's sister, speaks as attorney John Burris comforts her at a news conference on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Okobi died at age 36 when San Mateo Sheriff's deputies used a Taser on him during a confrontation on Oct. 3. (DavÌd RodrÌguez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Family calls for release of videos in Millbrae Taser death

The family of an 36-year-old unarmed man who died after an altercation…

Ebele Okobi Ebele, Chinedu Okobi's sister, speaks as attorney John Burris comforts her at a news conference on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Okobi died at age 36 when San Mateo Sheriff's deputies used a Taser on him during a confrontation on Oct. 3. (DavÌd RodrÌguez/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Martins Beach at sunset (Photo courtesy Shutterstock)

Supreme Court declines to hear Khosla appeal of Martins Beach public access case

Martins Beach on the San Mateo County coast will remain open to…

Martins Beach at sunset (Photo courtesy Shutterstock)

Motorcyclist leads CHP on chase from Redwood City to SF streets

A motorcyclist was arrested on suspicion of felony evasion early Wednesday morning…

Landlord sued for threatening to turn tenant in to immigration authorities

A Peninsula resident sued her former Burlingame landlord in federal court in…

Naloxone, pictured, is a drug used to reverse the effects of opioid overdose. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

San Bruno police to carry Narcan to reverse opioid overdoses

San Bruno police will soon carry Naloxone Hydrochloride, commonly called Narcan, to…

Naloxone, pictured, is a drug used to reverse the effects of opioid overdose. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Palo Alto police are seeking a man in his 20s who was caught on video peering into the bedroom of a home last week. (Courtesy photo)

Police seeking prowler in Palo Alto

Palo Alto police are seeking a man who was captured on surveillance…

Palo Alto police are seeking a man in his 20s who was caught on video peering into the bedroom of a home last week. (Courtesy photo)
(Courtesy photo)

Using lyrics for prosecution raises First Amendment issues, attorney says

Two convicted felons accused of brandishing guns in a music video despite…

(Courtesy photo)

Report: Only one new home for every 19 new jobs in San Mateo County

Although San Mateo County saw over 72,000 new jobs boost its economy…

Man shot while charging CHP officer with knife convicted of assault

A man who was shot by a California Highway Patrol officer on…

Two men charged with murder for fatal stomping

Two 34-year-old men have been arrested and charged with murder for allegedly…

Man convicted of fiscal elder abuse

A man accused of felony fiscal elder abuse and filing false documents…

49ers linebacker Reuben Foster entered a not guilty plea Tuesday to three charges related to domestic violence. (Stan Olszewski/2017 Special to S.F. Examiner)

49ers’ Reuben Foster pleads not guilty to felony charges

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster entered a not guilty plea in…

49ers linebacker Reuben Foster entered a not guilty plea Tuesday to three charges related to domestic violence. (Stan Olszewski/2017 Special to S.F. Examiner)

Former Netflix VP charged with fraud, money laundering

A lawyer for a former Netflix executive indicted in federal court in…

Data stored on a Tesla is in a proprietary format that can only be accessed by the company. Similarly, the information the vehicles beam to Tesla computers on a regular basis can’t be obtained without the company’s cooperation. (Tesla)

Family of victim in fatal Tesla crash explores legal options

The family of a man who died in a fiery crash involving…

Data stored on a Tesla is in a proprietary format that can only be accessed by the company. Similarly, the information the vehicles beam to Tesla computers on a regular basis can’t be obtained without the company’s cooperation. (Tesla)

Santa Clara sheriff responds to criticism of jail reform report, sexual assault claims

Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith issued statements Tuesday evening after receiving…