Financial District

The body of a gunman lays next to an overturned Cadillac Escalade at Battery and California streets in San Francisco following a police chase and shooting, September 25, 2014. (CBS)

Carjacking Suspect Killed By Police In San Francisco Financial District Identified

A carjacking suspect who was killed after crashing in San Francisco’s Financial District and then turning a gun on officers after a high-speed chase through three counties last week has been identified, according to the medical examiner’s office.

10/07/2014

The body of a gunman lays next to an overturned Cadillac Escalade at Battery and California streets in San Francisco following a police chase and shooting, September 25, 2014. (CBS)

Carjacking Suspect Killed by SFPD Officers Last Week Shot 32 Times, Had Prior Convictions

Six San Francisco police officers fired 32 times at a carjacking suspect who crashed in the city’s Financial District and turned a gun on the officers after a high-speed chase through three counties early Thursday morning, police Chief Greg Suhr said Monday afternoon.

09/29/2014

(CBS/ J. Seelig)

Minivan Slams Into Subway Sandwich Shop In San Francisco’s Financial District

A minivan crashed into Subway Sandwich shop in San Francisco’s Financial District Friday morning.

09/12/2014

Cars are triple-parked in front of The Battery on the 700 block of Battery St. in San Francisco. (Carlos E. Castañeda/CBS)

Valet Double-Parking At Private San Francisco Club The Battery Creates Traffic Aggravation For Drivers

Double-parking seems like a way of life for some parts of busy downtown San Francisco. Now a private club near the waterfront is adding to the aggravation of drivers because of its valet parking service.

06/26/2014

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LinkedIn To Lease 26-Story Building In Downtown San Francisco

The professional networking company LinkedIn has signed a lease for an entire 26-story building under construction in San Francisco.

04/22/2014

Streets were closed in San Francisco's Financial District due to a dangling window from one of the towers of Embarcadero Center. (CBS)

SF Streets Reopen After Broken Window Removed From Downtown High-Rise

Police have shut down the 200 block of Battery Street Thursday afternoon due to a glass window that is about to fall from a building, authorities said.

03/13/2014

A still image taken from a YouTube video of water falling from the top of a building in SF after a sprinkler malfunctioned. (Source: YouTube user Axelexic)

Broken Sprinkler Sends Waterfall From Top Of SF FiDi Building

A broken sprinkler system at the top of an office building in San Francisco’s Financial District sent water pouring onto the street below Friday morning, according to fire officials.

03/07/2014

PG&E crews investigate a fire underneath Montgomery St. in San Francisco's Financial District. (CBS)

Underground Vault Fires In San Francisco Financial Dist. Extinguished

A fire in an underground vault was quickly extinguished Wednesday afternoon in San Francisco’s Financial District, fire and PG&E officials said.

11/20/2013

San Francisco police officers atop a police vehicle prepare to approach a naked man standing atop a traffic sign (upper left), September 13, 2013. (CBS)

Man Who Threatened To Jump From SF Hi-Rise Removed Pants Atop Street Sign A Week Ago

A man who threw concrete and bricks at police while on a building’s ledge in San Francisco’s Financial District on Monday afternoon is the same person who stood nude atop a signpost for hours last week.

09/17/2013

Window-Washing Scaffold

Dangling Window-Washing Rig Secured On San Francisco High-Rise

A street reopened in San Francisco’s Financial District Friday morning after being closed beneath a window-washing scaffold that was hanging unsafely from a high-rise. That rig has since been secured, a fire official said.

09/13/2013

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