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Pier 39 is celebrating its 39th birthday; Dianne Feinstein is pictured at the opening on Oct. 4, 1978. (Courtesy photo)

Jason Aldean, J Lo deservedly taking breaks

It’s no surprise to hear Jason Aldean is taking a bit of…

 

The main entrance of City Hall  is seen in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, May 31, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Measure to create an elected public advocate heading to November ballot

San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to create an elected…

 

Sen. Chris Murphy, center, and other Democratic senators call for gun control legislation at the Capitol in Washington on Thursday in the wake of the mass shooting in an Orlando LGBT nightclub last Sunday. Murphy is joined by, from left, Sen. Cory Booker, Rev. Sharon Risher, Tina Meins, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Sen. Ed Markey. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP)

The United States and its gun problem

The United States has a gun problem. Will the mass shooting in…

 

The Hunters Point Shipyard project, a development with a projected 12,000 housing units, is led by Golden Gate Global — an EB-5 Immigrant Investment Regional Center. (Mike Koozmin/2015 S.F. Examiner file photo)

Green cards for the wealthy

If you have access to $500,000, it is possible to buy your…

The Hunters Point Shipyard project, a development with a projected 12,000 housing units, is led by Golden Gate Global — an EB-5 Immigrant Investment Regional Center. (Mike Koozmin/2015 S.F. Examiner file photo)

What was ‘Camp Agnos’ anyway?

The proliferation of “tent camps” on city streets periodically resurrects the image…

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is sworn in for his second term by Gov. Jerry Brown in City Hall Friday, January 8, 2016. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Protest, celebration mark Mayor Ed Lee’s inauguration to second full term

Mayor Ed Lee’s inauguration to his second four-year term was lauded with…

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is sworn in for his second term by Gov. Jerry Brown in City Hall Friday, January 8, 2016. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
Mayor “Sunny Jim” Rolph and his wife Annie Marshall Reid celebrate City’s Hall’s opening in 1915. (Courtesy S.F. History Room/S.F. Public Library)

‘People’s Palace’ tells story of S.F. City Hall

San Francisco City Hall is turning 100, with a birthday celebration including…

Mayor “Sunny Jim” Rolph and his wife Annie Marshall Reid celebrate City’s Hall’s opening in 1915. (Courtesy S.F. History Room/S.F. Public Library)
The E line, set to launch on August 1 this year, will run along the F line’s route, from the Wharf to the Ferry Building. Wednesday June 15, 2015. (Special to S.F. Examiner/Natasha Dangond)

Muni set to roll out long-planned waterfront streetcar, the E-line

The year was 1987. People grooved to the synth sounds of Whitney…

The E line, set to launch on August 1 this year, will run along the F line’s route, from the Wharf to the Ferry Building. Wednesday June 15, 2015. (Special to S.F. Examiner/Natasha Dangond)
AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteSenate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Feinstein against legalizing pot

Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Wednesday joined Gov. Jerry Brown in expressing skepticism…

AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteSenate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein
AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteSenate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Senator: CIA improperly searched computer network

The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee accused the CIA Tuesday of…

AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteSenate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSen. Dianne Feinstein serves the 40 millionth meal at St. Anthony's Dining Room in the heart of San Francisco's Tenderloin district on Friday

Sen. Dianne Feinstein serves historic 40 millionth meal at St. Anthony's in SF

U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein, D-San Francisco, served the 40 millionth meal at…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSen. Dianne Feinstein serves the 40 millionth meal at St. Anthony's Dining Room in the heart of San Francisco's Tenderloin district on Friday
Photo by Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty ImagesPresident Barack Obama waves to the photographers as he departs the White House in Washington

President Barack Obama arrives in Bay Area for immigration speech, fundraisers

President Barack Obama has arrived in the Bay Area, and is heading…

Photo by Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty ImagesPresident Barack Obama waves to the photographers as he departs the White House in Washington
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White House, lawmakers reject clemency for Edward Snowden

The White House and the heads of the intelligence committees in Congress…

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AP Photo/City of San DiegoSan Diego Mayor Bob Filner apologizes for his behavior in this frame from a video produced by the city of San Diego Thursday

Feinstein calls for San Diego mayor's resignation

SAN DIEGO — California Sen. Dianne Feinstein is the latest Democrat to…

AP Photo/City of San DiegoSan Diego Mayor Bob Filner apologizes for his behavior in this frame from a video produced by the city of San Diego Thursday
AP file photoU.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s proposed ban on assault weapons failed last week

Gun lobby wins round, but may lose war

Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s proposal to regulate assault weapons was considered Wednesday in…

AP file photoU.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s proposed ban on assault weapons failed last week
Getty Images File PhotoSenator and San Francisco native Diane Feinstein has called a special meeting of the Senate Intelligence Committee to examine contact between government officials and the filmmakers of 'Zero Dark Thirty.'

Dianne Feinstein wants to get to the bottom of torture depictions in “Zero Dark Thirty”

S.F. hottie Dianne Feinstein is incensed over the so-called erroneous depictions of…

Getty Images File PhotoSenator and San Francisco native Diane Feinstein has called a special meeting of the Senate Intelligence Committee to examine contact between government officials and the filmmakers of 'Zero Dark Thirty.'
S.F. Examiner File Photo“As I near the end of my two-year term as presiding judge

Katherine Feinstein set to leave San Francisco Superior Court post

San Francisco Superior Court Presiding Judge Katherine Feinstein has announced that she…

S.F. Examiner File Photo“As I near the end of my two-year term as presiding judge
S.F. Examiner File PhotoDrain it? Restore Hetch Hetchy is backing a measure to study the feasibility of reconfiguring The City’s drinking water system.

Hetch Hetchy ballot fight heats up as election nears

The latest battle in the intermittent centurylong war to drain the Hetch…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoDrain it? Restore Hetch Hetchy is backing a measure to study the feasibility of reconfiguring The City’s drinking water system.

Dianne Feinstein for fourth term in Senate

Dianne Feinstein is seeking a fourth term in the U.S. Senate, and…

Getty Images File PhotoAction: U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein

San Francisco City Hall honors immigrant youths

Two years ago, a nursing student was arrested at his San Francisco…

Getty Images File PhotoAction: U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein