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Protests in Berkeley
1/15/2015

  From the moment that a Missouri grand jury announced its failure to indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of unarmed... More»

BART train
1/14/2015

  There are two questions that writers get asked over dinner: They are: “Are you going to pay for your food this time? We’ve been... More»

The Lumina building
1/14/2015

  In the past 12 months, 775 new condo units have been built in San Francisco, according... More»

David Saucier and Harith Atchan
1/13/2015

  Last night, at a community vigil mourning the victims of... More»

Then-District Attorney Kamala Harris in her office in the Hall of Justice
1/13/2015

  Editor's Note: This story by former San Francisco editor Nina Martin, now of ProPublica, was originally published in August 2007... More»

Kamala Harris
1/12/2015

  And then there was one: Barring a hugely unexpected development, state Attorney General Kamala Harris is now the front-runner to replace... More»

Barbara Boxer during the 2010 campaign
1/8/2015

  Ending weeks of speculation, California Senator Barbara Boxer announced that her fourth term would be her last.... More»

Closing ceremony at the 2012 Olympics.
1/6/2015

  Former San Francisco Supervisor Chris Daly is many things, but coy about his opinions is not one of them. So when he put Mayor Ed Lee and... More»

Pictured: The fire-belching snail car made from a VW that the Oakland mayor like
1/6/2015

  The most important question about Oakland’s new mayor, Libby Schaaf, isn’t what she plans to do about policing. It isn't about... More»

Mark Zuckerberg
1/5/2015

  Attention, San Francisco. Your neighbor Mark Z.—you know, the white guy who lives in the Mission and works in tech? Wears a lot of... More»

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick
12/24/2014

  Prosecutors in Seoul, South Korea gave an early Christmas present to beleaguered cabbies—an indictment of Uber and its CEO Travis... More»