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A Bayview district man has been accused of practicing acupuncture in his home without a valid license.

S.F. man accused of practicing acupuncture without a license

Investigators are looking for patients to come forward if they have received…

A Bayview district man has been accused of practicing acupuncture in his home without a valid license.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerMayor Ed Lee’s proposed budget

Tech is giving city budget a big boost

The pivotal role The City’s technology industry has played in turning around…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerMayor Ed Lee’s proposed budget
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerA parklet on Haight Street in front of Martin Macks has gotten a second wind after the bar vowed to start caring for it. Neighbors had called for it to be removed after it languished into disrepair after the former bar owner was told the parklet couldn’t be used as additional seating.

Workers at Haight bar trying to save parklet

Employees of a Haight Street bar say they are working to save…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerA parklet on Haight Street in front of Martin Macks has gotten a second wind after the bar vowed to start caring for it. Neighbors had called for it to be removed after it languished into disrepair after the former bar owner was told the parklet couldn’t be used as additional seating.
S.F. Examiner File PhotoMajor BART delays this morning

BART passengers experiencing major delays as a result of Transbay Tube accident

BART commuters are experiencing major delays this morning commute due to an…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoMajor BART delays this morning

Butts heads list of key robbery evidence

Robbing a pregnant woman made this crook a nervous wretch. A San…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerMayor Ed Lee unveiled San Francisco's two-year budget on Friday

Ed Lee presents balanced two-year San Francisco budget

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee presented his proposed two-year budget Friday morning,…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerMayor Ed Lee unveiled San Francisco's two-year budget on Friday

Karl Mitchell, 18, fatally shot in Visitacion Valley

An 18-year-old man who showed up at San Francisco General Hospital with…

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Lawsuit over high-speed rail hinges on promises to voters

California’s high-speed rail authority is breaking the promises made to voters when…

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Getty Images file photoA man was coerced by a woman into opening the front gate of his Bayview home

Man forced into bath tub during terrifying home invasion

A 62-year-old man endured a harrowing home invasion Thursday. Thieves stormed into…

Getty Images file photoA man was coerced by a woman into opening the front gate of his Bayview home
REUTERS/Alessandro BianchiGrant Dalton

New Zealand's America's Cup team rejects idea of boat overhauls

The head of New Zealand’s America’s Cup team has sharply rejected the…

REUTERS/Alessandro BianchiGrant Dalton
Mike Koozmin/2011 S.f. Examiner File photoThe overhauled Maguire Correctional Facility will include anti-recidivism programs such as a hands-on retail training area for inmates looking beyond their sentences.

Private defense saves public money in San Mateo County

Although it sits cheek-by-jowl with San Francisco, home to one of California’s…

Mike Koozmin/2011 S.f. Examiner File photoThe overhauled Maguire Correctional Facility will include anti-recidivism programs such as a hands-on retail training area for inmates looking beyond their sentences.

Two stabbed in front of Mission pizza parlor

One of two men who were stabbed after an argument in a…

3 suspects in Mission triple shooting are parolees

The three men charged with a triple shooting near the 16th Street…

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Ex-owner of San Francisco dog still soliciting donations

Nearly six months after agreeing to give up the American Staffordshire terrier…

Courtesy PhotoCharlie has new home

Flashlight, brick, hammer, garden hoe used in family fight

A man was attacked with a flashlight, brick, hammer and garden hoe…

Courtesy PhotoIn her first book

June 2: Burlesque books and other San Francisco events

SOMETHING TO READ Behind the Burly Q By Leslie Zemeckis ($24.95)In her…

Courtesy PhotoIn her first book
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Low-flow toilets on a roll in S.F.

This is The City that knows how to save water — with…

Kohler Co. via AP

Man hoping for tryst gets robbed instead

A man hoping to regale listeners with his tale of trysting with…

Tour the Reid Brothers' architectural history on a casually paced group ride.

May 31 -June 2: See S.F. by bike and other weekend events

Weekend events for San Francisco. FRIDAY, MAY 31 On the town Sketch…

Tour the Reid Brothers' architectural history on a casually paced group ride.
Courtesy PhotoAnthony Taylor (pictured)and Rashad Brown were convicted for attempted murder in two separate Hunters Point shootings.

Members of vicious S.F. gang convicted in attempted murder

Two members of the notoriously vicious Westmob gang are facing multiple life…

Courtesy PhotoAnthony Taylor (pictured)and Rashad Brown were convicted for attempted murder in two separate Hunters Point shootings.