Bay Area News

State legislation could give school district more leverage against charter schools

SFUSD officials hoping to increase oversight over schools operating within city boundaries

SF Chinese group promotes gun ownership after community crime scare

San Franciscans, would you believe there’s a renewed gun rights movement rooted…

The real impact of Uber and Lyft on traffic

You don’t need an independent transportation firm to know that Uber and Lyft are mucking up traffic.

Outside Lands becomes first SF event to get permit for legal sales and consumption of cannabis

San Francisco hit a major cannabis milestone Wednesday when the Outside Lands…

Lyft fined $200k for bike shortages, but may not need to pay

Lyft was smacked with a $209,000 penalty earlier this month for a…

Treasure Island charter school opens new dorm for students in need of a home

Life Learning Academy gives students with troubled academic histories a second chance

One of only two candidates pulls out of SF sheriff race

Lt. Ron Terry out of contest to replace Sheriff Vicki Hennessy

Giants offensive woes continue in Dickerson’s absence

The San Francisco Giants will have to wait a little bit longer…

Federal agents launch crackdown on Tenderloin crime

Northern California U.S. Attorney Dave Anderson announced in San Francisco Wednesday that…

DA candidates take aim at each other during debate

A defense attorney born to incarcerated radical activists, Chesa Boudin entered San…

Transbay BART service is back after ‘major’ medical emergency — residual delay will follow

BART has resumed full service across the Bay and through Montgomery Station…

FBI opens domestic terror investigation into Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting

Family of suspected gunman issues statement apologizing to community

SF to launch 24-hour toilet pilot in Tenderloin, SoMa, Castro

Pit Stop program provides monitored public restrooms to help keep urine and feces off the street

Officials cut ribbon on new Muni platform for Warriors’ games — but they didn’t take the train to get there

Beefed up transit stop part of push to get Chase Arena visitors out of their cars, alleviate traffic

Movement to preserve controversial mural gets support from NAACP

Black community leaders say mural was intended to ‘critique American history’

Judge had ‘ample facts’ to know search warrant targeted journalist, records show

Unsealed search warrant application offers new details in Adachi leak investigation

Candidates for District Attorney set to debate

Four candidates vying for the post of San Francisco district attorney are…

Uber and Lyft traffic impacts double SF’s own estimates

Uber and Lyft are causing even more traffic congestion in San Francisco than local experts once thought.

SFPD to conduct five-day traffic ticket blitz to enforce bicycle and pedestrian safety

SFPD not meeting stated goals to ticket speedsters, red-light runners.