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Blistering city report rips Housing Authority

The Housing Authority has lost out on $7.5 million in federal subsidies…

 

Chain store law may be changed to block more stores

A chain store that sneaked into Hayes Valley by not falling under…

 

Complaint about CCSF accreditation found to be ‘without merit’

A complaint filed against an accreditation agency for its evaluation of City…

 

June 4: Fantastical 'Terminus' at Magic Theatre and more San Franciso events

Who’s in town Biological anthropologist Helen Fisher, who has written five books…

Pedestrian safety law package takes step ahead in S.F.

Last year, 964 people were hit by vehicles in San Francisco —…

San Mateo County’s economic inequality growing, new report says

San Mateo County shed more than 7,000 middle- and low-income households during…

Seismic fixes still far off at ‘dangerous’ Hall of Justice

Top San Francisco officials say the Hall of Justice would be dangerously…

Zynga lays off 18 percent of its workforce

Social-gaming giant Zynga slashed 18 percent of its workforce Monday, raising questions…

Arrests after paintball gun attacks

A series of paintball gun attacks in San Francisco over the weekend…

Crook lies about heart surgery to delay sentencing

The prosecutor had his finger on the pulse of the fraud case…

One arrested, another wanted in Jahmad Karriem killing

Marcellis Williams, 20, of San Francisco, was arrested last week in connection…

Tenderloin ice cream sandwich scuffle ends in two arrests

What would you do for an ice cream sandwich? San Francisco police…

Xue Zhong Mi, 67, found murdered in Outer Sunset garage

Police are hunting for a murderer after a 67-year-old man was found…

Car barrels into a cafe in Excelsior; 2 detained

Police have detained two men they say may have been in a…

Facebook embroiled in multiple free speech battles

Facebook landed in the crosshairs of a fiery hate-speech protest last week…

June 3: A conversation with Gloria Steinem and other San Francisco events

Who’s in town Women’s-rights activist and Ms. Magazine co-founder Gloria Steinem appears…

New Bay shipping lanes meant to protect whales

Large vessels traveling to ports on the California coast will begin using…

Peninsula welcomes tech firms’ shuttles

Even amid concerns from San Francisco residents and officials about the impact…

Report on Muni’s light-rail trains is latest bad news for agency

Muni’s light-rail trains, which collectively carry more than 150,000 passengers each day,…

S.F. boom leaving many behind

Amid a rebounding San Francisco economy, attention is being brought to the…