A look back at the chaos, coverage of Loma Prieta earthquake

Thirty years after the ground shook for 15 seconds, take a look back at some of the damage that the...

Thirty years after the ground shook for 15 seconds, take a look back at some of the damage that the 6.9-magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake caused and how the Examiner staff covered it as things unfolded back on Oct. 17, 1989.

After mob thefts, Black Friday offers glimmers of hope for retailers

Shoppers hunted for deals amidst heightened security

By Sydney Johnson
SF unveils plan to encourage holiday shopping at small businesses

Effort includes trolley to take shoppers into neighborhoods

By Bay City News
California leaders must crack down on brazen ‘flash mob’ retail looting and robbery

Group robbery in Union Square and in other cities requires strategic response

By The Examiner Editorial Board