Black Lives Matter

Facebook beating of disabled white teen becomes conservative rallying cry

CHICAGO — A depraved attack on a mentally disabled white teen broadcast…

 

Scoop: Rihanna receives MTV VMAs’ top honor, here’s why it makes sense

Only MTV would consider giving its top career achievement award to Rihanna,…

 

Baltimore prosecutors abandon case against police in Gray’s death

BALTIMORE — More than a year after a young black man suffered…

 

Gunman’s manifesto describes actions as ‘necessary evil’

BATON ROUGE, La. — The man who ambushed and killed three law…

Second threat made against SFPD this week

Days after a man allegedly threatened to kill acting San Francisco Police…

Three Baton Rouge officers killed in shooting; suspect dead

BATON ROUGE, La. — Three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers were killed…

Obama: Still far from solving police, community issues

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama, concluding a more than three-hour meeting Wednesday…

Divide between Black, Blue movements widens after shootings

WASHINGTON — Kaylin Luces found herself in a difficult position last week:…

Mayor Lee: ‘We need to come together’ following Dallas ambush

Mayor Ed Lee joined a chorus of voices Friday morning calling for…

San Francisco police ask protesters to remain peaceful

San Francisco police are asking those who attend a protest in The…

SF feels impact of Dallas police deaths

Interim Chief Toney Chaplin stood at podium inside the Scottish Rite Masonic…

Heightened security, terror fear, prompts some to skip SF Pride

The green newsrack shook as three teenagers climbed atop it. They smiled…

After Baltimore officer acquittal, residents negotiate hope for change

BALTIMORE — It was supposed to be an open-and-shut case: The 25-year-old…

Protesters who blocked highway off-ramp near SFO reach plea deal

Eight women who blocked a highway off-ramp to San Francisco International Airport…

Bay Area artist’s portraits serve as backdrop to Black Lives Matter movement

The black and white images — all faces — look like cartooned…

Anti-Black Lives Matter article prominently posted in SF police station

An anti-Black Lives Matter opinion article that labels an epidemic of police…

Rise up, San Francisco: This is your Citizen Advocacy Guide

There’s a current running through San Francisco. Dissatisfaction is boiling. You can…

Mario Woods autopsy shows meth and antidepressants in system, suffered more than 20 bullet wounds

Mario Woods had methamphetamine and antidepressants in his system, and suffered 20…

Police turn out in droves to support officers involved in fatal shooting of Mario Woods

More than 70 off-duty San Francisco police officers who filled a Tenderloin…

MLK protesters who blocked Bay Bridge cited and released

Ten protesters who chained themselves across a part of the Bay Bridge's…