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Storms causes 315 flight delays at SFO, 115 flights canceled

Since Wednesday's storm broke 115 flights have been canceled at San Francisco…

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State bill would end gun sales at Cow Palace, hand over control to local officials

Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco, and Assemblymember Phil Ting, D-San Francisco, have…

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A police issued Taser X26 stun gun and two cartridges are displayed on a table for inspection. (Courtesy photo)

Axon defends Taser safety at public hearing after series of deaths in custody

Representatives of Axon, the company that manufacturers Taser stun guns, defended the…

A police issued Taser X26 stun gun and two cartridges are displayed on a table for inspection. (Courtesy photo)
Chinedu Okobi and his mother, Amaka Okobi, in 2012. (Courtesy Law Offices of John Burris.)

A series of Taser deaths leaves San Mateo County searching for answers

Four law enforcement deaths in 2018 have ignited debate on the Peninsula…

Chinedu Okobi and his mother, Amaka Okobi, in 2012. (Courtesy Law Offices of John Burris.)
Plastic shotgun wads, used to separate the shot from powder, litter beaches. (Courtesy photo)

It’s too early to ban environmentally-damaging shotgun shell components

On Baker Beach last week, Anna Kauffman picked up 23 pieces of…

Plastic shotgun wads, used to separate the shot from powder, litter beaches. (Courtesy photo)
Christa Jade Mahoney (Courtesy of Paula Lykins)

Daly City woman reported missing in San Francisco

Daly City police are looking for a 37-year-old woman who was reported…

Christa Jade Mahoney (Courtesy of Paula Lykins)

Woman arrested after found soaking wet on Half Moon Bay beach with infant

HALF MOON BAY - A 36-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of…

The roadway atop the Crystal Spring Dam has reopened after an eight-year project. (Courtesy San Mateo County)

Roadway atop Crystal Springs Dam reopens after 8-year project

The Lower Crystal Dam and the roadway that runs over it have…

The roadway atop the Crystal Spring Dam has reopened after an eight-year project. (Courtesy San Mateo County)
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Teen shot, killed in front of Belmont elementary school

A 17-year-old Redwood City boy was shot and killed in front of…

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Home sought for cat that survived rat poison ingestion

The Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA is seeking an owner for a…

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South SF crash leaves pedestrian with major injuries

A 37-year-old man was transported Wednesday morning to a hospital with injuries…

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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…