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$900 SF Parking Ticket Leads to Federal Case

$900 SF Parking Ticket Leads to Federal Case

A $900 parking ticket has become a federal lawsuit after a disabled person says that San Francisco won't rescind... Read »

Sep 22, 2014
SF Neighbors Sick of Construction on Zuckerberg's House

SF Neighbors Sick of Construction on Zuckerberg's House

Some Mission Dolores neighbors are sick and tired of Mark Zuckerberg -- and he hasn't even moved into his... Watch »

Sep 23, 2014
Man Seen Tossing Dog Over Gate

Man Seen Tossing Dog Over Gate

A man was seen in surveillance video in Ramona tossing a black pit bull puppy over a gate and then abandoning... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
Gov. Brown Signs Clean Air Vehicle Legislation

Gov. Brown Signs Clean Air Vehicle Legislation

Governor Jerry Brown signed into law several bills designed to boost use of clean air vehicles in California. Read »

Sep 22, 2014
Truck Drops off Freeway 50 Feet Into Dave and Buster’s Parking Lot

Truck Drops off Freeway 50 Feet Into Dave and Buster’s Parking Lot

A truck drove off a San Diego freeway and crashed into a restaurant parking lot below Sunday afternoon — a drop... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
WWII-Era Ship Spills Oil Into SF Bay

WWII-Era Ship Spills Oil Into SF Bay

A cleanup effort by multiple agencies is underway for an oil spill from a World War II-era ship that now serves as a... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
Smoke From Massive King Fire Cancels Ironman Tahoe Races

Smoke From Massive King Fire Cancels Ironman Tahoe Races

Ironman races in Lake Tahoe were canceled on Sunday due smoke and unhealthy air quality from a northern... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
$1.2M in Grants to Help Napa Earthquake Relief

$1.2M in Grants to Help Napa Earthquake Relief

Individuals and families who are recovering from the South Napa Valley earthquake last month will get help immediate... Read »

Sep 21, 2014

"Obama's Blaster" Gun Barrel Is a Joke: Store Owner

An Oceanside-based gun parts store has incited nationwide controversy over an item dubbed “The Obama’s Blaster”... Watch »

Sep 21, 2014
MCRD Graduates New Mascot, Smedley the Bulldog

MCRD Graduates New Mascot, Smedley the Bulldog

Smedley Butler, San Diego’s Marine Corps Recruit Depot’s mascot, graduated on Friday from recruit training. Read »

Sep 21, 2014
Gov. Brown Vetoes Diaper Changing-Station Bills

Gov. Brown Vetoes Diaper Changing-Station Bills

Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed a pair of bills that would have made diaper changing stations available in both... Read »

Sep 21, 2014

"Throw Away" Puppy Rescued from Recycling Plant "Very Happy"

The fluffy white blur tore across the hardwood floors of a Potrero Hill apartment, skidding and tossing a red rubber... Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
King Fire Arson Suspect

King Fire Arson Suspect "Respected Nature More Than People"

The sister and girlfriend of a construction worker arrested on suspicion of intentionally setting a wildfire... Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
Tim Cook Greets iPhone Fans in Palo Alto

Tim Cook Greets iPhone Fans in Palo Alto

If you didn't know any better, you may think that San Francisco's homeless population had skyrocketed on... Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
Sailor Who Saved Marine Under Fire Awarded Silver Star

Sailor Who Saved Marine Under Fire Awarded Silver Star

A Navy hospital corpsman who faced heavy fire to save an injured Marine was presented with the military’s... Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
San Diego Zoo Welcomes Cheetah Cubs

San Diego Zoo Welcomes Cheetah Cubs

The San Diego Zoo Safari Park has welcomed two new cheetah cubs that are being raised by zoo staff. Read »

Sep 20, 2014
Army Opens Ranger School to Women

Army Opens Ranger School to Women

The U.S. Army is opening the door for women to go to Ranger school. Read »

Sep 20, 2014
Gov. Brown Orders Help for Dry Wells

Gov. Brown Orders Help for Dry Wells

Residents in drought-stricken California whose wells have gone dry will soon get help from key state agencies under... Read »

Sep 20, 2014
Exiled from SF, MonkeyParking App Appears in LA

Exiled from SF, MonkeyParking App Appears in LA

MonkeyParking, the app that was run out of San Francisco on a rail, is now trying to startup again in a place... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
95% of California Seniors Pass Exit Exam

95% of California Seniors Pass Exit Exam

New data shows that the percentage of California seniors passing the high school exit exam required for... Read »

Sep 20, 2014
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