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In first big vote of Senate trial, Republicans kill effort to subpoena White House records

The effort came as Republicans backed off a plan to restrict the arguments from both House Democrats and President Donald Trump’s lawyers

 

Supervisor Sandra Fewer won’t run for re-election

Well, there it is. After four years of fighting for the Richmond…

 

San Francisco 49ers dominate Vikings, head to NFC Championship game

With a suffocating effort from their own defense to boot, San Francisco won its first playoff game in six years

 

Leaders break ground for affordable housing project in the Mission

Community leaders paid homage to a center of community service that will now provide homes to homeless seniors.

Homeland Security easing facial recognition rule for airports

The Trump administration’s proposed mandatory use of the technology was included in the so-called unified agenda

Sordid details emerge in abuse of patients at Laguna Honda Hospital

19 patients were photographed without their consent. Three of them were naked.

Oakland teens arrested in series of shotgun robberies

San Francisco police have arrested two Oakland teenagers in connection with a…

SFPUC to retire grease recycling program after 12 years

After 12 years, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission will retire its…

Mayor London Breed taps Dr. Anton Nigusse Bland as SF’s first director of mental health reform

Dr. Anton Nigusse Bland, medical director for Psychiatric Emergency Services at Zuckerberg…

DA: Homeless man was fatally stabbed in broad daylight with machete-style knife

The killing was the sixth reported homicide in San Francisco this year

Family confirms body found at Fort Funston is that of woman buried in landslide

Discovery more than a month after disappearance is ‘bittersweet news’

Mario Woods police shooting lawsuit settles shortly before trial was set to begin

Widely seen on social media, Woods’ death galvanized public opinion and triggered major reforms

Suspect in South of Market shooting shot by police, arrested in Southern California

A suspect in a South of Market shooting that injured one person…

Google reports 2016 search trends, with Trump, Powerball, and Olympics taking the lead

Google has released 2016 trending results for its search engine. Various categories…

Facebook cracks down on fake news

After accusations of being passive in the face of fake news arose…

San Francisco Examiner, SF Weekly win top awards in Bay Area journalism contest

The San Francisco Examiner and SF Weekly took home top awards in…

Newspaper deliveryman tells robbers he lacks the desired technology

A San Francisco newspaper deliveryman reportedly disappointed two would-be robbers last week…

AP Source: Obama nominating 3 to US appeals court

President Barack Obama plans to jointly name three nominees to the federal…

Facebook co-founder agrees to fine for lavish wedding

Facebook billionaire Sean Parker's lavish, $10 million Big Sur wedding got even…

New IRS head says taxpayers no longer trust agency

His agency under relentless fire, the new head of the Internal Revenue Service acknowledged…