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San Francisco’s Latest Pedestrian Death: 72-Year-Old Man Killed on Van Ness

April 7, 2014 | 4:47 pm

San Francisco’s Latest Pedestrian Death: 72-Year-Old Man Killed on Van Ness

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No charges filed in fatal Sunday night crash that caused the city’s seventh pedestrian fatality of 2014.

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San Francisco Smart Cars Upended by Hoodie-Clad Vandals

April 7, 2014 | 9:49 am

San Francisco Smart Cars Upended by Hoodie-Clad Vandals

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A group of six to eight men ‘tips’ four Smart cars in series of overnight curbside pranks.

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Corruption Charges Against Yee Stem From Undercover Operations

March 27, 2014 | 6:17 pm

Corruption Charges Against Yee Stem From Undercover Operations

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A Stanford University legal expert predicts the evidence against State Senator Leland Yee is likely to impress a court.

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Shooting in San Francisco’s Tenderloin Wounds 8, Prompts Call for Action

March 24, 2014 | 3:00 pm

Shooting in San Francisco’s Tenderloin Wounds 8, Prompts Call for Action

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Street fight preceded shooting, which has renewed calls for police to crack down on one notorious block.

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Want a Kitten With Your Latte? Cat Cafes Coming to Oakland, San Francisco

March 13, 2014 | 7:00 am

Want a Kitten With Your Latte? Cat Cafes Coming to Oakland, San Francisco

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Crowd-funded cafes are poised to copy successful establishments in Asia, particularly Japan.

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San Francisco Firefighters Mopping Up Massive Mission Bay Blaze

March 12, 2014 | 9:10 am

San Francisco Firefighters Mopping Up Massive Mission Bay Blaze

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Five-alarm blaze guts sprawling apartment complex under construction near UCSF campus and AT&T Park.

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San Francisco Artists Struggle to Stay in City as Housing Costs Skyrocket

March 5, 2014 | 7:00 am

San Francisco Artists Struggle to Stay in City as Housing Costs Skyrocket

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Less expensive cities are offering incentives so they can cultivate their own cultural brands.

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San Francisco: Ground Zero for Widening Income Gap

February 25, 2014 | 7:00 am

San Francisco: Ground Zero for Widening Income Gap

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The gap between the rich and the poor grew more here in recent years than in any other big U.S. city.

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Latest to Be Displaced in San Francisco’s Tech Boom: Art Galleries

February 24, 2014 | 5:26 pm

Latest to Be Displaced in San Francisco’s Tech Boom: Art Galleries

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Galleries in one Geary Street building forced out in favor of an expanding enterprise computing firm.

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San Francisco Firefighters Control Three-Alarm Bayview Blaze

February 24, 2014 | 1:20 pm

San Francisco Firefighters Control Three-Alarm Bayview Blaze

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Blaze in industrial district produces smoke plume visible through much of Bay Area.

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