Indictment Expected to be Revised in Chamberlain Case
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Indictment Expected to be Revised in Chamberlain Case

A federal judge heard arguments but deferred ruling today on whether a San Francisco political consultant accused of possessing a homemade bomb can be released…

BART to Step Up Enforcement of Rules Against Sleeping, Lying in Stations
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BART to Step Up Enforcement of Rules Against Sleeping, Lying in Stations

BART is warning the Bay Area’s homeless population that stricter enforcement started today to stop people from sleeping and lying down in BART station corridors….

Woman Charged with Robbery and Child Endangerment After Allegedly Mugging Girl Selling Candy
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Woman Charged with Robbery and Child Endangerment After Allegedly Mugging Girl Selling Candy

A woman who allegedly robbed an 8-year-old girl selling candy in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood last week has been charged with robbery and child…

Police Impersonator Who Sexually Targeted Immigrants Pleads Not Guilty
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Police Impersonator Who Sexually Targeted Immigrants Pleads Not Guilty

A man who dressed and acted like a police officer and allegedly coerced immigrants into committing sex acts in San Francisco pleaded not guilty earlier…

Bernal Heights Marijuana Grow Operation Suspect Identified
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Bernal Heights Marijuana Grow Operation Suspect Identified

A man arrested after a fire broke out early Friday morning at his home in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood where he was allegedly growing…

Immigration Reform Rally Held Monday Morning
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Immigration Reform Rally Held Monday Morning

Immigrant groups held a rally in San Francisco today to vocalize their dissatisfaction with how the Democratic Party has handled immigration reform. The Immigrant Youth…

Teen Shot in Hayes Valley
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Teen Shot in Hayes Valley

A 16-year-old boy was shot in the leg and then arrested after he was found with a gun in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley late Friday…

Infamous SF Eviction Lawyers Use DMCA Claim to Silence Protest Video
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Infamous SF Eviction Lawyers Use DMCA Claim to Silence Protest Video

Please scroll down for an update to this story. Not content to help landlords evict tenants from their homes and businesses, Daniel Bornstein at the…

Man Killed in Tenderloin Hotel Stabbing Identified
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Man Killed in Tenderloin Hotel Stabbing Identified

A 40-year-old Sausalito man stabbed to death during an argument with a woman in a hotel room in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Friday morning has…

Victim Identified in Mission Shooting
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Victim Identified in Mission Shooting

A man who was fatally shot in San Francisco’s Mission District on Saturday morning has been identified, according to the medical examiner’s office. Benjamin Martinez,…

Demonstration Against Israeli Military Action in Gaza Draws Hundreds
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Demonstration Against Israeli Military Action in Gaza Draws Hundreds

Hundreds of protesters in San Francisco marched together from the Ferry Building to City Hall this afternoon joining demonstrators in other cities around the world…

Demonstration Against Israeli Military Action In Gaza Planned For Sunday

Arab community groups and anti-war activists in San Francisco plan to join other cities protesting around the world against Israeli military action in Gaza on…

Man Killed In Shooting At 16th And Valencia
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Man Killed In Shooting At 16th And Valencia

A male victim died at a hospital from multiple gun shot wounds fired by an unknown assailant this morning in the Inner Mission neighborhood, a…

SF General’s Mystery Man Reunited With Family After Month In Hospital
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SF General’s Mystery Man Reunited With Family After Month In Hospital

Family members have identified a man who showed up at San Francisco General Hospital more than a month ago but could not recall his name,…

Annual AIDS Walk To Close Golden Gate Park Entrances Sunday

The annual AIDS Walk will take place this Sunday in Golden Gate Park, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency said in a statement. The 6.2…

Caltrain Strikes Vehicle Between South SF And Bayshore Stations Friday Night

Caltrain officials report a northbound train struck a vehicle on the tracks between the South San Francisco and Bayshore stations this evening. The vehicle was…

San Rafael Man Allegedly Tries To Block Golden Gate Bridge With U-Haul, Takes Off On Bike
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San Rafael Man Allegedly Tries To Block Golden Gate Bridge With U-Haul, Takes Off On Bike

A San Rafael man driving a U-Haul truck and trailer allegedly stopped his vehicle on the Golden Gate Bridge this afternoon, blocking several lanes, and…

Woman Arrested After Argument Ends In Fatal Stabbing
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Woman Arrested After Argument Ends In Fatal Stabbing

A San Francisco woman allegedly stabbed a man to death during an argument this morning, according to police. Police were called to the area of…

Governor Signs Sexual Assault Counseling Bill
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Governor Signs Sexual Assault Counseling Bill

Gov. Jerry Brown today signed a bill authored by state Senator Mark DeSaulnier, D-Concord, and sponsored by Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley that ensures…

Restaurants Sue US Interior Department Over Potential Drakes Bay Oyster Co. Closure
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Restaurants Sue US Interior Department Over Potential Drakes Bay Oyster Co. Closure

A Tomales Bay oyster business and several Marin County restaurants have sued the U.S. Interior Department in federal court in San Francisco in a bid…

Fugitive Found on Facebook Pleads Guilty to Failing to Appear in Court in 1993
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Fugitive Found on Facebook Pleads Guilty to Failing to Appear in Court in 1993

A fugitive who was found on Facebook after eluding authorities for 20 years has pleaded guilty in federal court in San Francisco to a charge…

49ers’ Aldon Smith Sentenced to 3 Years Probation for Misdemeanor Gun, DUI Charges
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49ers’ Aldon Smith Sentenced to 3 Years Probation for Misdemeanor Gun, DUI Charges

A judge in Santa Clara County Superior Court in San Jose this afternoon sentenced San Francisco 49ers player Aldon Smith to 11 days in a…

Bucking State Trend, Bay Area Unemployment Rates Rise
Bay Area

Bucking State Trend, Bay Area Unemployment Rates Rise

Unemployment rates in the Bay Area increased slightly from May to June, bucking a downward trend statewide, according to data released today by California’s Employment…

Arrest Made In June Shooting Death in Mission District
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Arrest Made In June Shooting Death in Mission District

A San Francisco resident has been arrested in connection with a June homicide in the city’s Mission District, San Francisco police said today. Justin Howard,…

Suspect Arrested In Bernal Heights Marijuana Grow Operation Fire
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Suspect Arrested In Bernal Heights Marijuana Grow Operation Fire

A suspect was arrested in the wake of a one-alarm fire at an illegal marijuana grow in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood this morning, according…