Union Square

Tour bus that crashed in Union Square not registered, inspected by state

An out-of-control double-decker City Sightseeing tour bus that left 20 people injured…

Early morning dumpster fires in Union Square investigated as arsons

Dumpsters in Union Square were set aflame early Friday morning by an…

The Safeway Holiday Ice Rink has been operating since 2007. (Courtesy photo)

Holiday ice rink opens in Union Square

Snoopy, California Assemblymember David Chiu, D-San Francisco, and other special guests this…

The Safeway Holiday Ice Rink has been operating since 2007. (Courtesy photo)

5 stabbed in multiple SF incidents since last Friday

Five stabbing victims were reported to police in San Francisco since last…

Gunman pulls handgun from backpack, shoots teen near Union Square

A 19-year-old man was shot in the hip on Powell Street Friday…

Union Square bicycle rental robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight

A Union Square bicycle-renting booth attendant was robbed at gunpoint by a…

Gun violence prevention group holds day of action

Members of a group dedicated to preventing gun violence descended on Union…

Lil Miss Hot Mess competes in the amateur division of the 52nd Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest at Union Square on Thursday, July 9, 2015. (Michael Ares/Speical to the S.F. Examiner)

2015 Cable Car bell ringing contest

Hundreds of people gather at Union Square for the 52nd Cable Car…

Lil Miss Hot Mess competes in the amateur division of the 52nd Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest at Union Square on Thursday, July 9, 2015. (Michael Ares/Speical to the S.F. Examiner)
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Police release sketch of Union Square violent assault suspect

Police are searching for a man who allegedly seriously injured a woman…

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Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerGeary Street near Leavenworth Street features a mix of businesses and housing. Being close to touristy Union Square has attracted restaurants and bars to the corridor.

Geary Street begins to brush off grit

Long laden with drug-dealing transients and homeless people, the intersection of Geary…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerGeary Street near Leavenworth Street features a mix of businesses and housing. Being close to touristy Union Square has attracted restaurants and bars to the corridor.

Security guard stabbed at Union Square

A security guard at Union Square park was injured in a stabbing…

Union Square jewelry store robbed at gunpoint

A jewelry store in the Union Square area was robbed at gunpoint…

HANNAH ALBARAZI/Bay City NewsPolice Chief Greg Suhr announced at a news conference Monday that 79 people were arrested and five police officers were injured in connection with a San Francisco demonstration Friday in response to the Ferguson

Police: 79 arrested during SF protests prompted by Ferguson decision

Seventy-nine people were arrested and five police officers were injured in San…

HANNAH ALBARAZI/Bay City NewsPolice Chief Greg Suhr announced at a news conference Monday that 79 people were arrested and five police officers were injured in connection with a San Francisco demonstration Friday in response to the Ferguson
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSuperior Court Judge Curtis Karnow handed down a tentative decision Friday that many see as key to keeping the school's accreditation.

Popular downtown parking garage beset by break-ins

When Gabrielle Naughten pulled her car into the Stockton-Sutter Garage near Union…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSuperior Court Judge Curtis Karnow handed down a tentative decision Friday that many see as key to keeping the school's accreditation.

Woman robbed of tablet in lobby of Union Square building

A woman was robbed at gunpoint in the lobby of a Union…

Flooding closes some high-end Union Square shops

Water that burst from a main at San Francisco's Union Square on…

Alleged panty bandit released on his own recognizance over prosecutors’ objections

Anthony Robinson, the man suspected by police of being the "underwear burglar"…

COURTESY RENDERINGA rendering shows the proposed Apple store at Union Square.

Approval finalized for Apple’s Union Square store

Apple’s planned Union Square flagship store was finally allowed to proceed Tuesday…

COURTESY RENDERINGA rendering shows the proposed Apple store at Union Square.

Water main leak closes Stockton Tunnel

San Francisco’s Stockton Tunnel near Union Square was closed to all vehicles…

COURTESY RENDERINGA rendering shows the proposed Apple store at Union Square.

Revised Union Square Apple store plan moves forward

Despite concerns from the Planning Commission on a required code change, a…

COURTESY RENDERINGA rendering shows the proposed Apple store at Union Square.