Politics

SF judge allows construction on waterfront homeless shelter to continue

A San Francisco Superior Court judge declined to grant a temporary restraining…

Chinese residents fear they are targeted by criminals, but the data tells a different story

Newly released numbers show black community bears the brunt of many crimes

What happens when union organizing crosses the line?

So what happens when union organizing crosses the line? And by “the…

Supervisor presses for quick reopening of long-term mental health beds

Outraged over plans to close dozens of permanent mental health beds at…

Mayor Breed appoints Ken Nim as director of SF’s celebrated job-training program CityBuild

Mayor London Breed has picked Ken Nim to become the fifth director…

Lawmakers reject Johnson’s election call, block no-deal Brexit

The main opposition Labour Party ordered its 247 lawmakers to abstain.

Some migrants have found jobs, settled into Tijuana

“The majority of migrants want to work and we have work here,” said Jesus Alejandro Ruiz Uribe.

California becomes first state to ban fur trapping

The law followed a public outcry when conservationist Tom O’Key discovered a bobcat trap illegally set on his property near Joshua Tree National Park.

SF declares the National Rifle Association ‘a domestic terrorist organization’

Gun group dismisses move as ‘worthless and disgusting’ ‘soundbite remedy’ to violence

Singer Michael Franti calls on SF to address noisy RV dwellers outside his home

Famed singer Michael Franti may be known for his upbeat melodies, but…

Former SFPD chief returns to political limelight to campaign for Suzy Loftus

Greg Suhr was forced to resign after continuing controversy over police shootings

SF backs off plan to crack down on tech employee cafeterias

Talks on proposal could lead to union representation deal for tech food service workers

Supervisors step up pressure on mayor, DPH to reopen long-term mental health beds

Adding to political pressure on the mayor and health department officials, Supervisor…

Dean Preston’s campaign manager draws fire for flipping SF Democratic Party ‘the bird’

One, solitary finger has some San Francisco Democrats flipping out. Jen Snyder,…

Family, elected officials call for increased security for injured journalist

Brandon Lee allegedly targeted by armed forces in Phillipines over human rights work

Feinstein quietly comes out against JUUL-backed vaping ballot measure

There was no fanfare, no press release, no fiery-denunciation. But with a…

Ronen, Haney to call for hearing on closure of permanent beds for mentally ill

Supervisors Hillary Ronen and Matt Haney are demanding a public hearing on…

Hospital workers protest ICE

Health care workers demonstrated against U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement policy at…

Business groups appeal ruling upholding taxes to fund childcare, homelessness services

Two measures set to generate more than $400 million annually

Trump announces Bay Area fundraising visit

President Donald Trump has announced he’ll visit the Bay Area next month…