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Supervisor floats 2020 ballot measure to boost sheriff oversight

Walton calls Hennessy plan for independent investigations a ‘good start’ but wants more

School board working to put ethnic studies at heart of district curriculum

Efforts to educate students on concepts such as structural racism, identity and…

Heart transplant patient raring to ‘have a second lease on life’

Mitch Peterson waited years for the breath he took Wednesday when he…

In traffic we become something bigger

Everything hit at once last weekend. Besides Outside Lands, the Giants were…

San Francisco’s oldest working cable car rides again

Vehicle rebuilt, returns after decades in obscurity

SFMTA to take second vote on Rose Pak Central Subway name

It’s deja vu time for Chinatown. Next Tuesday, for a second time,…

PG&E is holding up energy improvements in San Francisco

SFUSD’s goal may be difficult to achieve while PG&E still owns the distribution network.

Golden Gate Transit considers discount fares for low-income riders

Golden Gate Transit may soon offer a half-off fare discount to low-income…

Journalist targeted in contested SF police raids speaks out

Months after the highly publicized police raids on the home and office…

School board votes to cover controversial mural rather than paint over it

Board faced intense political backlash, threat of a ballot measure and lawsuit

Concord man arrested in connection with Hunters Point homicide

Suspect identified as 38-year-old Sauntek Harris

New name for Julius Kahn Park to be unveiled

A new, community-chosen name for Julius Kahn Park will finally be unveiled…

Santa Clara Co., SF sue to challenge new ‘public charge’ rule for legal immigrants

Santa Clara County and the city of San Francisco sued the administration…

SJ mayor calls for legislation requiring gun owners to buy insurance

All San Jose gun owners could be required to purchase liability insurance…

DA: No charges for officers in 2017, 2018 shootings

The San Francisco District Attorney’s Office on Monday said it will not…

Report: When Lyft and Uber decrease pay, driver health suffers

Fatigue. Muscle pain. Depression. Dehydration. Kidney issues. The ailments of Uber and…

Buses are back at the Salesforce Transit Center

Service resumes at transbay transit station nearly a year after closure due to a cracked steel beam

Muni subway service shutting down early for maintenance work

Trains to stop running at 9:30 p.m. for next two weeks

Department of Police Accountability to take over misconduct investigations for sheriff

San Francisco’s Department of Police Accountability will now be tasked with investigating…

Market Street hit-and-run victim id’ed as 79-year-old SF woman

A pedestrian who was struck and killed in a traffic collision at…