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More rain coming to the Bay Area

Rain will return to the Bay Area Thursday and become more widespread Friday, according to the National Weather Service

BART’s first Latino chief of police will retire next month

Carlos Rojas, BART’s first Latino chief of police, will retire May 6th,…

Person killed on Caltrain tracks in San Mateo

The death is transit agency’s third fatality of 2019

UPDATE: Teen arrested in fatal West Oakland BART parking lot shooting

Officials said it was unclear if the victim was a BART rider

Oikos University shooter dies in prison

One Goh was sentenced in 2017 to seven consecutive terms of life in prison for the Oakland attack

Family confirms body found at Fort Funston is that of woman buried in landslide

Discovery more than a month after disappearance is ‘bittersweet news’

SF, Oakland appeal for reinstatement of climate change lawsuits against oil companies

The cities of San Francisco and Oakland have asked a federal appeals…

Thasher Magazine editor Jake Phelps dies at 56

Jake Phelps, editor of the San Francisco-based Thrasher Magazine, has died, according…

Fire Commission urges Breed to bolster cliffside safety

Almost two years ago San Francisco Fire Commissioner Joe Alioto-Veronese was eating…

‘Ineffective, irreversible and immoral:’ Gavin Newsom gives 737 death row inmates a reprieve

Gov. Gavin Newsom put a moratorium on the death penalty in California…

SF to start permitting cannabis smoking, sales at events — but not in time for this year’s 420

Smoking and selling cannabis at San Francisco events have gone hand-in-hand for…

Mission District cultural district could expand beyond 24th Street

Mission District community advocates are eyeing an expansion of the Calle 24…

First case of measles in more than five years confirmed in SF

The first case of measles in San Francisco since 2013 was confirmed…

Hungry hawk stops traffic in the Tenderloin

A red-tailed hawk brought traffic to a halt Monday morning when it…

Ribbon cut at new Van Ness hospital

City officials gathered Friday, March 1 to celebrate the opening of a…

Search ends for woman buried in Fort Funston landslide

Officials with the Golden Gate National Recreation Area confirmed Friday that the…

Mission District nightclub sued over alleged refusal to pay music licensing fee

Mission District nightclub Roccapulco was one of 13 business named in a…

Flooding complaints are draining away

Flood-related service requests to the city have fallen dramatically below anticipated levels…

Oakland teachers reach tentative agreement with school district to end strike

The Oakland Unified School District and the union that represents 3,000 teachers,…