Mission District Bonfire

SF Giants Celebrations Spark Bonfires, Traffic Disruptions

Police in riot gear attempted to disperse crowds of people in the Mission District where several large piles of burning debris were dotting Mission and Valencia streets hours after the San Francisco Giants’ World Series victory against the Detroit Tigers Sunday night.


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Live Big Screen Broadcast Of World Series Game 4 At SF Civic Center Plaza

Following the San Francisco Giants’ 2-0 victory Saturday night against the Detroit Tigers in the third game of the World Series, San Francisco city officials plan to broadcast Game Four live in Civic Center Plaza on Sunday.


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Cultures Collide In World Series

Both Detroit and San Francisco are fantastic cities with great Americans who are wonderful sports fans. As always in these things, many pundits and commentators try to argue which city is better.


Toyota Prius 2011

Toyota Widens Global Sales Lead Over General Motors

Toyota has widened its global sales lead over General Motors because its factories have recovered from last year’s earthquake.


Fans wave towels as the San Francisco Giants take on the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Seven of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 22, 2012 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants Fever Hits Bay Area As World Series Begins

The San Francisco Giants have dubbed their quest for a World Series win “The Hunt for Orange October,” and the city is jumping on board as Game 1 got underway Wednesday evening against the Detroit Tigers.


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Pelosi, SF Mayor Lee Place World Series Bets With Detroit Counterparts

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco is placing a bet with colleagues in Detroit over the World Series. Earlier on Wednesday, Mayor Ed Lee placed a bet with Detroit’s mayor while also engaging in some good-natured trash-talking.


Josh Reddick #16 of the Oakland Athletics makes a diving catch in on a fly out hit by Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers during Game One of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 6, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Parker’s Error Helps Tigers Beat A’s, 3-1

Jarrod Parker’s error allowed the Tigers to score a go-ahead run in the third inning of a 3-1 win over the A’s Saturday night in Game 1 of their AL division series.


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Opinion: Mitt Romney’s Bailout Double Standard

Romney negotiated a $10 million federal bailout for his company, but has called for foreclosures to be allowed to “hit bottom” and letting Detroit go bankrupt.


The Yahoo logo is seen on a sign outside of the company's headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mortgage Lender Wooing Laid-Off Yahoo Workers To Detroit

A financial company that is betting on a Detroit turnaround is trying to lure laid-off Yahoo workers to Michigan.


Ryane Clowe of the San Jose Sharks. (Scott A. Schneider/Getty Images)

Sharks Without Injured Clowe For Game 6

Coach Todd McLellan said Ryane Clowe didn’t make the trip to Detroit for Tuesday’s night’s game because of an upper-body injury. Clowe leads San Jose with 13 points this postseason.

CBS San Francisco–05/10/2011