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A homeless man sleeps in the doorway of a closed store in San Francisco, California.(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

2 SFPD Northern District Officers Trying To Handle Up To 700 Complaints A Month About Homeless

Last week St. Mary’s Cathedral came under fire for their sprinkler system that doused the homeless as a deterrent. Now

03/23/2015

Pink Saturday 2014. (Screenshot from video by Billy Green)

2015 Pink Saturday Is Rescued By SF LGBT Center, After Being Threatened With Cancellation

The status of the event during Pride weekend was in question after the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence said they were stepping away.

03/19/2015

Scene of car vs. bike accident at 14th and Folsom St. in San Francisco. (Photo by Margie Shafer)

First Responders Busy With 2 Separate San Francisco Traffic Incidents; Cyclist Hit By Car Has Life-Threatening Injuries

First responders in San Francisco are dealing with two separate traffic incidents that happened around the same time Monday afternoon, one of which sent a bicyclist away in an ambulance after colliding with a car.

03/02/2015

22-year-old David M. Diaz of San Francisco, was arrested and booked into San Francisco County Jail on suspicion of arson and homicide, July 23, 2011. (SFPD)

Man Who Set Fire To Former Sex Partner’s Corpse Arrested For Arson In San Francisco’s Castro

A man convicted in one of San Francisco’s most bizarre crimes is under arrest after being tied to at least one recent arson case in the city’s Castro neighborhood.

01/22/2015

Workers remove a poster-banner for "The Interview" from a billboard in Hollywood. (Michael Thurston/AFP/Getty Images)

EXCLUSIVE: The Interview’s Seth Rogen Foreshadows North Korean Hackers Attacking Sony’s Servers In Advance Of Movie’s Release

Sometimes, the truth is stranger than fiction, and when comedian Seth Rogen joked about North Korean hackers breaking into Sony in advance of “The Interview” being released, his “theory” turned out to be dangerously accurate.

12/23/2014

Supporters rally on behalf of imprisioned US citizen Alan Gross, calling for US President Barack Obama to help free Gross during a rally in Lafayette Park December 3, 2013, across the street from the White House, in Washington, DC. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama’s Call To Loosen Cuban Travel And Trade Restrictions Gets Mixed Reactions

The president’s call for loosening travel and trade restrictions with Cuba is an historic shift that many young Cubans living in the U.S. never thought they’d see. An Oakland performer hopes his mom will get to see him dance.

12/17/2014

A damaged jeep that was set on fire at Cumberland and Church streets in San Francisco on December 17, 2014. (Holly Quan/CBS)

Investigators Looking Into 4 Suspicious Car Fires Near Noe Valley Neighborhood In San Francisco

Fire investigators said they believe the fires were set between 3:00 and 4:30 Wednesday morning and all occurred in a 10-15 block area.

12/17/2014

(Castrostreet.org)

SF Castro District Streets Get Splash Of Color With Rainbow Crosswalks

A newly installed rainbow crosswalk is the latest colorful addition to San Francisco’s Castro District.

10/01/2014

(CBS SF)

Glaring Typos Pointed Out In SF’s New Rainbow Walk Honoring LGBT Advocates

Some of 20 bronze plaques commemorating those who have made significant contributions to the LGBT movement are misspelled or have some sort of editorial error.

09/03/2014

A bronze plaque in the sidewalk in San Francisco's Castro District honoring pioneers in the LGBT community is part of the Rainbow Honor Walk. (CBS)

Rainbow Honor Walk Unveiled In San Francisco’s Castro District

A Rainbow Honor Walk was unveiled in the Castro District in San Francisco Tuesday.

09/02/2014

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