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CBS San Francisco–04/11/2013

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2 Drivers Shot Near San Francisco’s Alamo Square

The two victims were in separate cars and stopped at a red light near San Francisco’s Alamo Square, when a passenger in another vehicle opened fire.


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Police Arrest Vallejo Man After Standoff In San Francisco

Police have arrested a 28-year-old Vallejo man after a standoff Sunday morning at a San Francisco home.


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San Francisco Bicyclist Robbed At Gunpoint

A bicyclist was robbed at gunpoint in San Francisco’s Alamo Square neighborhood early Monday morning, police said Tuesday.


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Woman Injured In Alamo Square Shooting In SF

A woman was wounded in a shooting in San Francisco’s Alamo Square neighborhood on Saturday night, a police spokesman said.


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San Francisco Taxi Passenger Robbed At Knifepoint By Driver

A San Francisco taxi driver was being sought for allegedly robbing a passenger after a dispute over payment on Saturday night, police said Monday.


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Man Struck, Killed By San Francisco Muni Bus

A man was hit by a bus Sunday morning near Alamo Square and died later at San Francisco General Hospital.


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5-Alarm San Francisco Fire Started In Garbage Chute

Investigators are still trying to determine whether the fire, which displaced 41 people, was intentional or an accident.


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San Francisco 5-Alarm Fire Leaves Dozens Homeless For The Holidays

More than 40 people have been displaced by a five-alarm fire that damaged three buildings near San Francisco’s Alamo Square on Thursday.


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Massive Fire Engulfs San Francisco Apartment Buildings

Three people have suffered minor injuries in a five-alarm fire that was burning in three buildings near San Francisco’s Alamo Square.