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San Francisco receives a royalty payment for the oil and gas extracted from a city-owned parcel of the Kern River oil field, above.  (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

SF looks to end relationship with oil wells that fund Golden Gate Park, Public Library

San Francisco‚Äôs city budget has benefited from oil drilling for decades through…

 

Climate change activists gathered at the corner of Bush and Montgomery streets Monday, September 28, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Climate change protesters arrested at Financial District intersection

About 100 climate change activists shut down an intersection and bank in…

 

AP Photo/Martha MendozaParmeet Singh

Milpitas store that sold $425M lotto gets $1M

A Northern California convenience store that sold the sole winning ticket to…

 

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerPolice arrested three suspects Tuesday after they allegedly tried to bilk a Bayview gas station with stolen credit cards.

San Francisco men accused in stolen credit card gas scam

Beware of men who pass gas. Police made three arrests at a…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerPolice arrested three suspects Tuesday after they allegedly tried to bilk a Bayview gas station with stolen credit cards.
Getty Images File PhotoRichmond aftermath: Particulate matter spewed into the air by a Chevron refinery fire in Richmond last week caused a variety of nonserious health issues

9,000 sought care after Chevron refinery blaze

More than 9,000 people sought treatment at local hospitals for health problems…

Getty Images File PhotoRichmond aftermath: Particulate matter spewed into the air by a Chevron refinery fire in Richmond last week caused a variety of nonserious health issues
Getty Images File PhotoA Shell refinery in Martinez became "overpessurized" which lead to a short Level 2 health advisory in the city. Last week's Chevron fire was a Level 3 health advisory.

Alert issued at Martinez Shell refinery

A health advisory was issued Tuesday because of flaring at the Shell…

Getty Images File PhotoA Shell refinery in Martinez became "overpessurized" which lead to a short Level 2 health advisory in the city. Last week's Chevron fire was a Level 3 health advisory.
Ali Thanawalla/Special to the S.F. ExaminerChevron has already began to receive claims from victims of the Richmond refinery fire.

Refinery fire claims pile up; Martinez scare just error

About 1,000 claims have been filed since thick smoke and soot from…

Ali Thanawalla/Special to the S.F. ExaminerChevron has already began to receive claims from victims of the Richmond refinery fire.
Ali Thanawalla/Special to the S.F. Examiner350 people went to the Kaiser Permanente Richmond Medical Center with health concerns caused by the Chevron refinery fire.

Chevron refinery limps along without key unit

On Tuesday, Chevron sought to repair the core of its Richmond refinery…

Ali Thanawalla/Special to the S.F. Examiner350 people went to the Kaiser Permanente Richmond Medical Center with health concerns caused by the Chevron refinery fire.

Vallejo police investigate murder of man shot while driving SUV

Vallejo police are investigating the murder of a man who was shot…