Politics

Trump signs order targeting social media companies

By Chris Megerian Los Angeles Times President Donald Trump signed an executive…

Texts show Mayor Breed ordering police chief to ‘clear’ out homeless

Newly released text messages are offering the public a behind-the-scenes glimpse of…

Republicans sue Newsom over vote-by-mail order for November election

By Laura Newberry Los Angeles Times Three Republican groups have sued Gov.…

Uber, Lyft and DoorDash initiative seeking labor law exemption heads to California voters

An expensive ballot measure championed by Uber, Lyft and DoorDash to exempt…

Court upholds California governor’s coronavirus ban on in-person church services

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Gov. Gavin Newsom’s ban on…

Supervisors push ballot measure mandate police foot beats across SF

Law would set requirements for patrols in 10 districts

Breed orders departments to make 15 percent budget cuts to close deficit

Supes raise concerns about impacts on mental health services

Ballot measure would give supes more power over Muni

Supervisors hurry to make deadline for November ballot

Mar wants voters to approve $20M a year for CCSF to sustain job training programs

Supervisor argues fiscally troubled college is key to economic recovery after coronavirus

SF’s first sanctioned camping site for the homeless gives residents a safe place to sleep

Additional locations are in the works as city struggles to care for most vulnerable during pandemic

Caravan rally calls on CCSF to save Fort Mason campus

About 30 people gathered in a parking lot on Friday near the…

Coronavirus shutdown means less money for schools, healthcare in California budget, Newsom says

With California’s economy hobbled by the impacts of the long coronavirus shutdown,…

Nick Bovis to plead guilty in SF public corruption scandal

The restaurateur charged alongside former high-ranking city official Mohammed Nuru in a…

SF to release guidelines on reopening of retail shops

San Francisco will allow most retail to reopen with curbside sales and…

Supes reject SFMTA board appointment after fare hikes approved against their wishes

A disability activist’s reappointment to serve a third and final four-year term…

Feds charge former SF building commissioner Rodrigo Santos with bank fraud

A former San Francisco building commissioner has been charged with bank fraud…

Police Commission cleared to meet for first time in months

Face mask controversy highlighted absence of disciplinary panel

SF proposes $438.5M November bond measure to fund streets, parks, mental health and homeless services

San Francisco plans to ask voters this November to approve a $438.5…

Every registered voter to receive a vote-by-mail ballot for November’s election

State to issue in-person voting requirements by May 30