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San Francisco Mayor London Breed Requests Brother's Early Release
San Francisco Mayor London Breed has written a letter asking for outgoing Gov. Jerry Brown’s help to free her brother, who is not eligible for parole for another 15 years in a notorious homicide case.
Yemeni mother wins visa fight to see her dying child in a California hospital
(CNN)The US State Department granted a Yemeni mother, whose 2-year-old son is on life support in an Oakland hospital, a waiver Tuesday to travel to the United States, according to officials with the Council on American-Islamic Relations.
Accuweather Forecast: Mildest today, rain tomorrow
SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- We begin today milder and end today with our warmest highs this week. Temperatures during the morning commute stretch from the middle 40s to middle 50s. Watch out for scattered dense fog and mist. Our sky becomes partly cloudy this afternoon and fills with highs in the lower t
SF attorney found not guilty of murder three years after fatal Sixth Street stabbing
Jurors in San Francisco found a 34-year-old attorney not guilty of murder and manslaughter on Tuesday for fatally stabbing a man on Sixth Street after Public Defender Jeff Adachi argued the killing was an accident.
Voters to decide fate of free City College extension in SF
SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) San Francisco supervisors voted six to one today on a charter amendment to let voters decide during next year's November election whether to extend City College of San Francisco's free tuition program through the next decade.
Last refuge: A Bay Area RV community bands together to fight City Hall
EAST PALO ALTO – Lisa Cosey-Stevens works for San Mateo County. She loves her job. But despite steady work and little debt, she trudges back and forth to the office every day from a dark RV trailer, packed floor to ceiling with bags of clothes, pet supplies for her seven dogs, thriller novels and fo
Benioffs’ $15 million gift to bolster children’s hospital mental health services
OAKLAND — UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland has received a $15 million gift from Lynne and Marc Benioff to address a shortage of mental health services for children and adolescents in Oakland and the East Bay.
Bay Area political events: Rafael Mandelman, socialist review
Upcoming political events in the Bay Area. THURSDAY Rafael Mandelman: San Francisco Supervisor Rafael Mandelman is featured in Manny’s Local Leaders series. Free. 6 p.m., 3092 16th St., San Francisco. More information is here. FRIDAY Socialist year in review: A socialist review of 2018 and look ahea
Man attacked, robbed in San Francisco apartment
SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - San Francisco Police say while a 32-year-old man was sleeping in his Parkmerced apartment Friday afternoon a pair of thugs broke in, beat him up and stole several things.
Video Captures California Man Detailing Plans for ISIS-Supported Terror Attacks That Would 'Redefine Terror'
A California man, who pleaded guilty to providing support to a terrorist organization, was caught on camera discussing plans for attacks that would "redefine terror." Amer Alhaggagi, 23, pleaded guilty to charges of attempting to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organizatio
Ride Muni Free on New Year’s Eve
SAN FRANCISCO - The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) will offer free rides on New Year’s Eve from 8 p.m. on Monday, December 31 through 5 a.m. on Tuesday, January 1. This year’s Ride Muni Free New Year’s Eve is sponsored by 76.
Legal cannabis lounges booming in San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- San Francisco is already known for its lively bar scene and now it has some new competition. Cannabis dispensaries are opening pot lounges, where people can buy weed and smoke it, too.
A special performance held at San Francisco City Hall to get people in the holiday mood
SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- The holiday spirit was on full display Tuesday afternoon at San Francisco City Hall- with Mayor London Breed and ABC7's Dan Ashley playing a part. Ashley said it was wonderful to be in the City Hall Rotunda to perform with the fantastic choir from Lafayette Elementary School.
$3 Million Settlement In Lawsuit Over Teen Killed By Sonoma County Deputy
SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) — The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors Tuesday morning announced a $3 million settlement of a federal excessive force civil lawsuit filed by the family of 13-year-old Andy Lopez, who was fatally shot by a county sheriff’s deputy in 2013.
Video shows Oakland man telling FBI he wanted to kill 10,000 people
SAN FRANCISCO — An Oakland man hoped to kill 10,000 Bay Area residents, according to court records that reveal a chilling plan of planting bombs around Oakland and UC Berkeley, blowing up a gay bar in San Francisco, setting arson fires around the Berkeley hills and distributing poisoned cocaine in l
Heavy Traffic Advisory Set For Sunday's 49er Game
SANTA CLARA, CA -- The police department is warning motorists to either avoid or be aware of increased traffic around Levi's Stadium Sunday, when the San Francisco 49ers will take on the Chicago Bears at 1:05 p.m.
Man who ‘illegally’ razed his historic San Francisco home must rebuild an exact replica
Richard Neutra’s legacy of modernist architecture, marbled throughout southern California, has a quieter history in San Francisco. The Austrian-born architect designed just five homes in the city, including a Victorian rowhouse for refugees from Nazi Germany, his first redwood building, along with h
Hayward Man Found Guilty Of Attempted Murder Of SF Cops
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – A 35-year-old Hayward man was found guilty today of attempted murder and other felonies for shooting at two San Francisco police officers in the Castro District last year, prosecutors said.
SF High School Bomb Threat: All Clear At Lowell H.S.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – San Francisco police this afternoon declared Lowell High School to be "safe and clear" following their investigation of a bomb threat earlier in the day, spokesman Officer Robert Rueca said.
Your Week's Weather Forecast For South San Francisco
Today, partly cloudy throughout the day. Mostly cloudy throughout the day. High 59, low 51. Chance of precipitation: 18%. Wind 4 mph from the NE. Mostly cloudy throughout the day. High 56, low 49.