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After 18 years, BART says it will finally reopen Powell Station bathrooms

BART plans to reopen its Powell Station restrooms in San Francisco for…

BART homicide suspect charged with murder in fatal stabbing on train

Jermaine Brim, 39, allegedly walked away from San Leandro hospital

Former SF deputy sentenced to prison for fraud after reporting gun stolen

A former San Francisco sheriff’s deputy has been sentenced to 14 months…

State high court strikes down law that would have required Trump to disclose tax returns

The California Supreme Court in San Francisco on Thursday struck down a…

New SFMTA director’s tweets show aversion to free parking, cars

The City’s new transit leader has a bumpy relationship with cars. Jeffrey…

Advocates say Academy of Art deal ignores needs of students with disabilities

The needs of students with disabilities are being ignored in a proposed…

SF to ward off emerging technology dangers by launching new regulatory office

Board president Norman Yee says innovation must ‘provide a net common good’

AIDS Memorial Quilt to return permanently to Bay Area

A quilt paying tribute to the thousands of people who have died…

Examiner honored for its excellence in journalism

The San Francisco Press Club honored Examiner staff writer Michael Barba with…

  • Nov 20, 2019

City stalls request for more parking for 911 dispatchers, citing ‘Transit First’ policy

SFMTA board says city staff should be ‘leading by example,’ discouraged from driving

Recall effort against Fewer panned as ‘PR stunt’

Signature drive inspired by anti-SFPOA chant faces ‘procedural hurdles,’ little support

Judge blocks federal rule allowing health care workers to refuse care

A U.S. judge in San Francisco on Tuesday struck down a new…

Mission school gets control of building after legal battle

Community groups unite to purchase historic property with help of city funds

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Muni aims to end operator shortage by summer 2021

Director of Transit warns that further service improvements may not be possible until then

Two rescued in one-alarm Sunset District fire

Two people have been rescued from a fire in the Sunset District…

Supes approve Mayor Breed’s appointee to the Planning Commission

Long-time land use attorney Susan Diamond was approved Tuesday to become San…

Drivers looking for a shortcut to get steered off Page Street

Drivers be warned: If you’re looking to circumvent Oak Street traffic to…

Man fatally stabbed during fight on BART train in Hayward

A man in his 40s was fatally stabbed in a fight on…

Cow Palace board votes to maintain ban on gun shows

Gun shows will continue to be banned from taking place at the…