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SF: New ordinance would ban plastic straws

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An ordinance proposed in SF would ban the use of plastic straws and eliminate toxic fluorinated chemicals from foodware…

SF: Homeless man attacked while sleeping on Market Street

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A 50-year-old homeless man suffered life-threatening injuries in an attack in which his bicycle was stolen…

California state controller Betty Yee hurt in car crash

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California State Controller Betty Yee has been hurt in a car crash but authorities say her injuries are non-life threatening…

Alameda Co.: Battalion chief attacked by pit bull at house fire

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An Alameda County Fire Department battalion chief was seriously injured Saturday by a pit bull as fire crews fought a house fire…

SF: Alleged rapist who posed as rideshare driver arrested

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Police on Thursday arrested a man who allegedly posed as a rideshare driver near downtown San Francisco nightclubs…

More DMV locations open on Saturday

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DMV is increasing the number of Saturday service offices to 60 and offering service every Saturday…

Fremont: Suspect arrested for series of indecent exposure incidents

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A 31-year-old transient who works as a car mechanic has been arrested in connection with a series of indecent exposure incidents…

Alameda Marina development project gets green light

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The Alameda City Council has approved a master plan and EIR for the redevelopment of the marina…

Plane headed for Sydney returns to SFO with engine issue

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A United Airlines Flight headed to Sydney, Australia had to return to San Francisco International Airport shortly after takeoff…

800-unit condo to be built in SSF near BART

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A development project in South San Francisco will build close to 800 codo units on a big lot near a BART station…