The City

Father, child rescued from cliff

A Father and child were rescued Friday from a Waterfront cliff.

Pedestrian struck and killed at Fifth and Market streets

A pedestrian was killed in a traffic collision at Fifth and Market…

Department of Police Accountability to take over misconduct investigations for sheriff

San Francisco’s Department of Police Accountability will now be tasked with investigating…

New Central Subway director shares his strategy to speed up project

San Francisco’s new director in charge of the Central Subway, Nadeem Tahir,…

39th ‘Escape from the Rock’ duathlon to take place Saturday

Hundreds of athletes are expected to “Escape from the Rock” on Saturday…

City breaks ground on new police facility in Bayview District

The San Francisco Police Department broke ground on a new facility Thursday…

U.S. appeals court allows lawsuit challenging Facebook facial recognition program

A federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled on Thursday that Facebook…

Three-alarm fire burns workplaces in Oakland

Firefighters on Friday morning were battling a smoky three-alarm blaze at a…

Mayor London Breed touts safety improvements along Valencia Street

Mayor London Breed and transit officials touted Friday significant safety improvements on…

Hit-and-run driver strikes motorcyclist in SoMa

A driver struck a motorcyclist and fled the scene Thursday morning in…

Neighborhood groups push for 100 percent affordable housing at Excelsior site

A proposed 193-unit market-rate housing development in the Excelsior District is facing…

Audit: Small local businesses increasingly left behind at SFO

San Francisco International Airport says it wants more small, local businesses operating…

BART police shoot dog in SF

A BART police officer shot and wounded a dog Friday in front…

Police stop offering one-night shelter stays to homeless after realizing ‘it doesn’t work’

One-night shelter stays that San Francisco police offer the homeless have been…

State legislation could give school district more leverage against charter schools

SFUSD officials hoping to increase oversight over schools operating within city boundaries

Outside Lands becomes first SF event to get permit for legal sales and consumption of cannabis

San Francisco hit a major cannabis milestone Wednesday when the Outside Lands…

Lyft fined $200k for bike shortages, but may not need to pay

Lyft was smacked with a $209,000 penalty earlier this month for a…

Treasure Island charter school opens new dorm for students in need of a home

Life Learning Academy gives students with troubled academic histories a second chance

One of only two candidates pulls out of SF sheriff race

Lt. Ron Terry out of contest to replace Sheriff Vicki Hennessy