San Francisco Judge Denies 'Shrimp Boy' Request To Have Racketeering Charges TossedThe criminal case against a former San Francisco Chinatown gangster will continue after a federal judge denied his request to have the charges thrown out.
San Francisco Mayor Bans City Workers From Indiana Travel After Passage Of Religious Liberty LawSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is forbidding city employees from traveling to Indiana following Thursday's enactment of a ‘religious liberty’ law that opponents say could be used to discriminate against gays.
SF Mayor Lee Calls For Officers To Be Fired Over Racist, Homophobic TextsThe mayor of San Francisco said Tuesday that four police officers under investigation in the sending of racist and homophobic texts will be fired if the probe determines they sent the messages.
KPIX 5 Poll: San Franciscans Grumpier About State Of City; Mayor Lee Approval Ratings DropSan Franciscans are approaching the end of 2014 a bit grumpier about the current state of affairs in the city as compared to a couple of years ago, and may be casting some blame on Mayor Ed Lee, according to the results of an exclusive poll.
San Francisco Flies Chinese Flag At City Hall As Thousands Protest In Hong KongThe city of San Francisco, which has always been known to support human rights causes worldwide, was flying the flag of the People's Republic of China at City Hall just as tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong were protesting against the Chinese government.
San Francisco Supervisor Wiener Urges FDA To Drop Ban On Blood Donations From Gay, Bisexual MenSan Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener will introduce a resolution at this afternoon’s Board of Supervisors meeting asking the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to end its ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.