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The Village Voice’s Sept. 21, 2001, cover shows a hand holding up a postcard of the Twin Towers against a the lower Manhattan skyline. (Courtesy Village Voice)

Measuring the half-life of Sept. 11

Fifteen years ago today, I was on the sidewalk in lower Manhattan…

 

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California’s death row dilemma

Of the 2,943 inmates awaiting the death penalty in the United States,…

 

SF Examiner wins top honors at California newspaper awards

The San Francisco Examiner netted top state awards at this year’s Better…

 

ESPN commentators and former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Steve Young, left, former Baltimore Ravens quarterback Trent Dilfer, former Baltimore Ravens Ray Lewis and Suzy Kolber talk prior to an NFL football game between the Arizona Cardinals and the Baltimore Ravens in 2015. (Ross D. Franklin/AP)

ESPN sliding ‘back, back, back’

LOS ANGELES — ESPN, the sports network that drives Disney’s profit engine,…

ESPN commentators and former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Steve Young, left, former Baltimore Ravens quarterback Trent Dilfer, former Baltimore Ravens Ray Lewis and Suzy Kolber talk prior to an NFL football game between the Arizona Cardinals and the Baltimore Ravens in 2015. (Ross D. Franklin/AP)
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Space shuttle Endeavour flies over San Francisco

The space shuttle Endeavour flies over San Francisco on its way to…

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Doug Ko/Special to The SF ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral running back Valentino Miles ran for a city-high 1

Sacred Heart Cathedral's Valentino Miles earns prep Player of the Year honors

It’s almost hard to put into words just how important Valentino Miles…

Doug Ko/Special to The SF ExaminerSacred Heart Cathedral running back Valentino Miles ran for a city-high 1

San Francisco has done much to address homeless issue

I have read your Friday cover story, “Hopeless with homeless.” As the…

Illinois can no longer afford to bury indigent dead

DIM BULB: Illinois is so broke that as of Monday, it won’t…

Broken escalator adds blight to train station

For more than a month now, the escalator at the Civic Center…

25,000 US airport security breaches recorded since 9/11

WHAT: Since November 2001 — when extra security measures were established in…

Mrlik’s leadership, strong shooting earns SI senior Player of the Year

Brenden Glapion, Johnny Mrlik and Noah Springwater really have a lot in…

Wildcats ace defending champs en route to school’s first CCS title

Sacred Heart Cathedral came into the CIF Central Coast Section Division III…

Letters from our readers: MTA determined to improve bicycle routes

In response to the Sept. 26 letter regarding The City’s effort to…

Credo: Robert S. MacIntosh, president and chief executive of Pier 39

Robert S. MacIntosh has 40 years experience in the real estate management…

Health officials respond to dialysis shortage

Health officials felt obligated to take a minute from their regularly scheduled…

Disneyland for adults

It used to be that Las Vegas was Disneyland for adults. But…

Examiner columnist Michael Barone wins prestigious Bradley Prize

Congratulations are in order. It was just announced that Examiner’s very own…

Day 2: Spillane, Bilodeau end droughts for US, Canada

Johnny Spillane ended an 86-year drought that few Americans even knew existed.…

NBA: Record crowd sees East edge West, 141-139

<p>The largest crowd to watch a basketball game saw an all too…

Best ideas of the week: Nov. 15, 2009

American works without pay to bring wheelchairs to disabled Iraqi children, new…