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Smoky BART Train At San Francisco’s 16th Street Station Prompts Evacuation, Major Delays

BART service is recovering Monday morning after a mechanical problem on a train caused smoke to fill the 16th Street Mission station platform.

04/27/2015

San Francisco Police on the scene of an officer-involved shooting near 26th Street and Folsom in the Mission District on February 26, 2015. (CBS)

Police Shooting Death Of Immigrant Suspect Prompts Federal Lawsuit Against San Francisco, Police Chief

Family members of a Guatemalan immigrant shot and killed by police earlier this year are the plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit filed against the city and county of San Francisco, as well as Police Chief Greg Suhr on Friday.

04/24/2015

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Small Fire Sends Smoke Over San Francisco SoMa District

San Francisco firefighters were attempting to put down a one alarm fire at Mission St. and Beale St. in the South Of Market area Friday morning.

04/17/2015

Mission District Fire

Massive Mission District Fire That Killed 1 Person May Have Been Electrical

The San Francisco Fire Department has determined that a major apartment fire in San Francisco’s Mission District in January that claimed the life of one man was not intentionally set and may have been the result of an electrical fault

04/01/2015

An artist's rendering of an asteroid field (CBS)

NASA Reveals Plan To Redirect Asteroid Chunk Into Moon’s Orbit

NASA revealed its plans Wednesday to fly robotic spacecraft to asteroids by the end of the decade.

03/25/2015

Scene of a fire on the 3000 block of 24th St. in San Francisco's Mission District, March 11, 2015. (CBS)

13-Year-Old Girl Dies Of Injuries From San Francisco Mission District Fire Which Killed Father

A 13-year-old girl trapped with her family as her second story home burned in San Francisco’s Mission District earlier this month has died.

03/19/2015

San Francisco Police on the scene of an officer-involved shooting near 26th Street and Folsom in the Mission District on February 26, 2015. (CBS)

Religious Leaders Condemn Fatal SFPD Shooting of Man Witnesses Say Was Real Robbery Victim

The demands of justice for Amilcar Perez-Lopez, the 21-year-old Guatemalan man shot and killed by two San Francisco police officers last month continued outside City Hall on Wednesday.

03/11/2015

San Francisco's Dolores Park after vandals smashed beer bottles in the playground. (photo credit: Chris Filippi/ KCBS)

Building Supplier Donates 20 Tons Of Sand To SF’s Dolores Park After Vandals Shattered Glass In Playground

Cemex, an international building materials supplier, has donated 20 tons of sand to refill the sandbox at Mission Dolores Park in San Francisco after vandals broke glass in the playground last month.

03/09/2015

People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Pilot Program In SF Mission Fast Tracks Homeless To Rehab, Housing Opportunities

A first-of-its kind center in San Francisco’s Mission District has the goal of connecting homeless to drug treatment, rehab or unique housing opportunities in just 10 days as part of an 18-month pilot program.

03/06/2015

ceres nasa planet space dwarf

NASA Spacecraft Slips Into Ceres’ Orbit For First-Ever Visit To Dwarf Planet

A NASA spacecraft for the first time has arrived at a dwarf planet to begin a 16-month exploration, and scientists are eager to learn more about the mysterious bright spot discovered last month.

03/06/2015

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