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The 'Hook Up Truck.' (Greg Earl/ hookuptruck.org)

Hook Up Truck Hits The Street Offering Haven For Casual, Safe Sex

The Hook-Up truck – a conceptual “art” installation consisting of a box truck converted to a sex suite on wheels, including temperature controls, birth control, safe sex accouterments, and a camera option, in case you and yours decide to make the escapade a YouTube sensation, is finally open for service the weekend of May 2nd and 3rd.

05/01/2014

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San Francisco Looks At Preserving Character Of Mission District

An influx of new people may permanently change the face of San Francisco’s Mission District. One city leader is looking at creating a cultural district to preserve the area’s Latino character.

04/22/2014

A fire burns on the top floor of an apartment building in San Francisco's Mission District. (CBS)

Fire Burns 6-Story Building In San Francisco Mission District At 14th & Dolores

A fire at a building in San Francisco’s Mission District neighborhood was upgraded to a second alarm before firefighters were able to knock it down.

04/15/2014

Google Glass is displayed ahead of a discussion at the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism where participants discussed issues with the gadget and its role in storytelling. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Journalist Wearing Google Glass Claims He Was Attacked; Device Smashed In SF Mission District

A man said he had his Google Glass snatched of his face and smashed to the ground in San Francisco’s Mission District Friday evening.

04/14/2014

The 'Free Yee' t-shirt design and image of the shirts being made. (Sonja Trauss)

Corruption Scandal Inspires ‘Free Yee’ T-Shirts In San Francisco’s Mission District

Some street peddlers in San Francisco’s Mission District have taken advantage of the corruption scandal involving State Sen. Leland Yee by selling “Free Yee” T-Shirts.

04/09/2014

San Francisco Armory

Kink.com May Leave SF Because of Tight California Porn Laws

Pornography purveyor Kink.com has asked San Francisco for permission to convert its Mission District studios to office space because the company feels bound by state restrictions on shooting adult films.

04/03/2014

Artists Return To Restore Women's Building Mural

Protesters Take To San Francisco’s Mission District, Demonstrate Against Ellis Act Evictions

Protesters at 24th and Mission streets in San Francisco loudly demonstrated the latest round of what they call unfair Ellis Act evictions.

04/02/2014

People were seen fleeing this crash scene into a bar at 17th Street and Telegraph Avenue in Oakland. (CBS)

Drivers Flee After Separate Car-Into-Building Incidents In Oakland, SF

Oakland and San Francisco police are looking for hit-and-run suspects that involved is separate incidents in which vehicles were driven into buildings in both cities early Monday morning, police said.

03/31/2014

San Francisco police at the scene of an officer-involved shooting in the Mission District near Florida and 26th streets.

Man Charged With Trying To Ram SFPD Officer After Chase Pleads Not Guilty

A man charged with using his car as a deadly weapon against police and having gun ammunition on him after a high-speed chase through the Bay Area pleaded not guilty in court Tuesday morning.

03/18/2014

San Francisco police at the scene of an officer-involved shooting in the Mission District near Florida and 26th streets.

SFPD Officer Shot Over Weekend Expected To Make Full Recovery

An SFPD officer shot over the weekend is expected to make a full recovery, but according to police, he may have accidentally been shot by his partner.

03/10/2014

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