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Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 11:46 PM PDT

Transformer Fire in SF Prompts Brief Shelter in Place

Transformer Fire in SF Prompts Brief Shelter in Place

A transformer fire in San Francisco's Central Richmond neighborhood caused fire officials to briefly order a shelter in place for residents Thursday evening.

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 08:35 PM PDT

Family of Woman Who Died After Drinking Tea Files Suit

Family of Woman Who Died After Drinking Tea Files Suit

The family of a woman who died after drinking a toxic tea in San Francisco's Chinatown has filed a lawsuit against the herbal store who sold it.

Friday, Mar 24, 2017 at 05:57 PM PDT

Highly-Anticipated Warm Springs BART Station Unveiled

Highly-Anticipated Warm Springs BART Station Unveiled

It's a day Bay Area commuters have been waiting on for years: the Warm Springs BART station will be unveiled Friday.

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 04:01 PM PDT

Man Arrested After Alleged Threats Against Muslim Woman

Man Arrested After Alleged Threats Against Muslim Woman

San Francisco police have arrested a man who they say threatened to shoot a Muslim woman wearing a veil last week as she played with her son in a South of Market neighborhood park.

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 11:45 PM PDT

Suspect in Sacramento Quadruple Homicides Detained in SF

Suspect in Sacramento Quadruple Homicides Detained in SF

A suspect was detained in San Francisco on Thursday after four people were found dead in a Sacramento house, police said.

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 10:48 AM PDT

2 Witnesses Help SFPD Arrest Attempted Kidnapping Suspect

2 Witnesses Help SFPD Arrest Attempted Kidnapping Suspect

A San Francisco man was arrested early Thursday morning in connection with an attempted kidnapping in the city's West Portal neighborhood the day before.

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 08:22 AM PDT

SF Sheriff's Department to Get Body Cameras For Jail Guards

SF Sheriff's Department to Get Body Cameras For Jail Guards

San Francisco supervisors on Thursday voted in favor of a body-worn camera pilot program that they hope will improve accountability and transparency within the sheriff's department and city jails.

Friday, Mar 24, 2017 at 09:39 AM PDT

Anti-Trump Images Projected Onto SF Federal Building to Oppose Budget Cuts

Anti-Trump Images Projected Onto SF Federal Building to Oppose Budget Cuts

A group of art advocates on Thursday shone a bright light on President Donald Trump's plans to cut funding to art programs.

Friday, Mar 24, 2017 at 09:29 AM PDT

Former Falcon Robinson Adds Speed to 49ers

Former Falcon Robinson Adds Speed to 49ers

Shanahan says Robinson can "be valuable for us" in 2017

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 11:11 PM PDT

Tow Truck Crashes Into Hwy. 101 Divider in SF, Injuring One

Tow Truck Crashes Into Hwy. 101 Divider in SF, Injuring One

A tow truck driver suffered major injuries Wednesday night in San Francisco after crashing into a cement center divide at a high rate of speed, according to the California Highway Patrol.