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A sign stands in front of a home for sale in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Doubling Loan Amount For First-Time Home Buyers

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is doubling the amount the city and county is willing to lend to first-time home-buyers.

03/17/2014

San Francisco Municipal Railway #1061, a rebuilt PCC streetcar painted in honor of the Pacific Electric Railway , is seen in service on the F Market heritage line in December, 2004. (Robert A. Estremo/Wikimedia Commons)

Phil Matier: Opposition Mounting To Price Hike For San Francisco’s Historic Streetcars

A proposal by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency to triple the cost to $6 to ride the city’s historic streetcars is being meet with opposition from a volunteer group that helps preserve the line cars along commuters, merchants and tourism officials.

03/11/2014

Whole Foods Market

Market Street Whole Foods Market Opens

Wednesday marked the official grand opening of Whole Foods Market’s 7th store located in San Francisco’s Mission Dolores…

11/06/2013

Imported Beers (Leon Neal/Getty Images)

Man, Woman Allegedly Attack Security Guard While Stealing Beer From SF Store

San Francisco police were seeking a man and woman who attacked a security guard while stealing beers from a supermarket along Market Street on Monday night.

08/13/2013

A sold sign stands in front of a home for sale in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Home Prices Rise 10.5 Percent In Biggest Gain Since 2006

A survey shows U.S. home prices rose 10.5 percent in March compared with a year ago, the biggest gain since March 2006.

05/07/2013

A Chevron sign at a Bay Area gas station. (CBS)

Chevron’s Income Jumps 41 Percent In 4th Quarter

Chevron says net income rose 41 percent in the fourth quarter as the company produced more oil and gas, improved performance of its refinery business and realized a gain from swapping assets in an Australian natural gas field.

02/01/2013

California State Capitol in Sacramento (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California Given Green Light To Run Own Health Insurance Market

The federal government has approved California’s plan to run its own health insurance market, a milestone in the state’s effort to meet the national health care reform law.

01/03/2013

An Apple iPhone 5. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Sells 2 Million iPhone 5s In 1st 3 Days In China

Apple is reporting sales of more than two million iPhone 5s in China during its first three days on the market.

12/17/2012

Facebook

Flood Of Facebook Shares Hit Market, Price Jumps

Facebook’s biggest lock-up period – a time following an IPO that prevents insiders from selling stock – expires on Wednesday.

11/14/2012

(CBS)

Petaluma Teen Arrested For Attempted Burglary

A teenager was arrested early Wednesday morning on suspicion of trying to break into a Petaluma market, a police sergeant said.

09/19/2012

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