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Black Lives Matter protesters at Oakland City Hall during a national day of shutdown. April 14, 2015. (photo credit: Anna Duckworth)

Demonstrators In Oakland And SF Participate in Shutdowns, Day Of Action Against Police Brutality

Massive rallies were held in Oakland and San Francisco to demonstrate against police brutality as part of a national day of action calling to put a stop to police killings of unarmed minorities.

04/14/2015

An undated photo of Michael Brown, Jr. who was killed by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Mo., Aug. 9. (CBS)

Michael Brown’s Father Speaks In San Francisco During Weekend Of Mass Protest

The father of the young unarmed black man killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri this summer was in San Francisco Sunday as part of a city-to-city speaking tour across the country.

12/15/2014

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Murder Victim In Playground Shooting Was A Community Outreach Worker In San Francisco

A 32-year-old former gang member has been identified as the victim of a fatal shooting that was witnessed by dozens of children at a playground San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley.

07/01/2014

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other dignitaries attend a groundbreaking for the remodeling of the Bayview Opera House and the Ruth Williams Memorial Theatre. (CBS)

San Francisco’s Oldest Theater Is In The Bayview; Will Undergo Renovation

Not many realize San Francisco’s oldest theater is located in the Bayview District. Built in 1888, the Bayview Opera House and Ruth Williams Memorial Theatre will undergo a $5.3 million renovation.

03/12/2014

Bottles of Coca Cola and Pepsi soft drinks sit in a cooler at a 76 gas station on March 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Supervisors Look To Put Sugary Drink Tax On Ballot

San Francisco supervisors on Tuesday introduced a measure for the November ballot that would impose a 2 cents per ounce tax on sugary drinks sold in the city.

02/05/2014

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San Francisco Supervisor Gets Chuckle From Homeless Man Using Cellphone

A San Francisco supervisor is getting criticism over her social media posting which seems to make fun of a homeless man cellphone use.

04/22/2013

Two boxes of Winchester Black Talon 10mm SXT. (Wikimedia Commons)

San Francisco Supervisors Approve Restrictions On Ammunition

Two ordinances targeting the sale and possession of certain ammunition in San Francisco were given unanimous initial approval Tuesday by the city’s Board of Supervisors.

03/05/2013

Defender 120-grain .308 Winchester bullets. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

San Francisco Supes Move Closer To Restricting Ammunition

A San Francisco Board of Supervisors committee Thursday approved two pieces of legislation targeting the sale and possession of certain ammunition in the city.

02/21/2013

Defender 120-grain .308 Winchester bullets. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

San Francisco May Ban Military-Grade Ammo, Track Big Purchases

Two pieces of legislation announced Thursday by San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee could make buying ammunition in the city more difficult.

12/20/2012

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Grocery Outlet Chain Signs Lease To Open Two SF Stores

Berkeley-based grocery chain, Grocery Outlet, signed a lease Wednesday to open two stores in San Francisco.

10/17/2012

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