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Sex offender arrested after allegedly swapping pornographic images with kids

In 1994, a man made the Oregon state sex offender’s registry for…

Civil liberties lawyer files to take on Pelosi

A San Francisco-based civil liberties lawyer, progressive advocate, DJ and poet is…

Uber data shows 3,000 sexual assaults involving passengers or drivers in 2017-2018

Company calls safety issues ‘exceptionally rare’. Here’s what the data says.

MUNI train strikes pedestrian near ballpark

A 61-year-old woman suffered life-threatening injuries Thursday evening when she was struck…

Mission cannabis lounge wins planning approval

Union Station dispensary only second equity applicant approved by city

BART director wants police citations audited for bias

A dispute over a sandwich may spur a deeper look into BART’s…

Supes sound off against bill increasing housing density near transit hubs

Senator Wiener calls resolution opposing SB 50 ‘little more than symbolic political theater’

Man sues Catholic archdiocese over child sexual abuse by priest in SF

Plaintiff Genaro Licea calls for release of names of abusive priests

House has ‘no choice’ but to move to impeach Trump, Pelosi says

(WASHINGTON) Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday that she is asking House committees…

Teens accused of dragging woman during North Beach robbery

Police arrest Kevin Andrew Perry, 18, and an unidentified 17-year-old boy

Tenderloin stabbing leaves man in life-threatening condition

A 25-year-old man was seriously injured in a stabbing on Wednesday night…

BART fares going up in January

BART fares are going up in January, but not for everyone. While…

Lawsuit alleges Lyft failed to protect passengers from being sexually assaulted by drivers

Twenty women have sued ride hailing service company Lyft in San Francisco…

Homeless swept from Polk Street alley despite lack of shelter beds

On one of the first rainy days of the fall season, San…

SF prosecutors ‘step aside’ as federal case moves to trial in Kate Steinle shooting

A years-long legal battle that garnered the attention of President Donald Trump…

How to fix San Francisco’s poop problem

Yes, our glorious city is recognized the world over as the premier defecation destination

Rooftop park the latest point of conflict between Muni and Central Subway contractor

Bills, bills, bills. They’re a common household headache, but on the $1.6…

Will the ban on real estate ‘pocket listings’ help or hurt?

Last month, during its annual meeting in San Francisco (where else?), the…

New skyscraper to rise in city’s skyline

A proposed 800-foot tower could soon rise in downtown San Francisco’s rapidly…