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A paralympian's blade-style prosthetic leg was stolen from his car parked in San Francisco's Mission District. (Courtesy: Ranjit Steiner)

$25,000 Blade-Style Prosthetic Leg Stolen From Paralympian’s Car In San Francisco

A Paralympian sprinter’s blade-style prosthetic was stolen out of his car in San Francisco’s Mission District, and he needs it to compete for next year’s games in Rio De Janeiro.

03/03/2015

Scene of car vs. bike accident at 14th and Folsom St. in San Francisco. (Photo by Margie Shafer)

First Responders Busy With 2 Separate San Francisco Traffic Incidents; Cyclist Hit By Car Has Life-Threatening Injuries

First responders in San Francisco are dealing with two separate traffic incidents that happened around the same time Monday afternoon, one of which sent a bicyclist away in an ambulance after colliding with a car.

03/02/2015

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Crucified ‘Cheetos Jesus’ Parody On SF Muni Bus Stop Raises Eyebrows, Ire

A San Francisco Muni bus stop “advertisement” in the Mission District depicts Chester Cheetah as Jesus, drawn hanging from a rough sketch of a cross with the words, “He Died For Our Snacks.”

02/25/2015

(NASA)

NASA To Study Mysterious ‘Magnetic Explosions’ Between Earth, Sun That Unleash Dangerous X-Rays

Earth and the Sun may be 93 million miles apart, but cosmic explosions between the two celestial spheres occur often and with devastating effects–unleashing waves of radiation and disrupting GPS communications, and it is with this danger in mind that next month, NASA will launch four “Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission” satellites, studying these “magnetic reconnections” and better predicting the consequences of these cosmic phenomena.

02/24/2015

The San Francisco Police Department logo (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

2 Shot In San Francisco’s Mission District

San Francisco police are searching for a suspect who shot two males in the Mission District Wednesday evening during an argument, leaving them with life-threatening injuries.

02/18/2015

Mars. (NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS)

Bay Area Residents Among 100 Selected For Mission To Colonize Mars

Several Bay Area residents and natives are among 100 people selected worldwide to begin training for a planned mission to colonize Mars in 2024.

02/17/2015

Mission District Fire

San Francisco Writer Raises Over $160K For Mission District Apartment Fire Victims

A San Francisco writer has raised over $150,000 for victims of a massive apartment fire in the city’s Mission District.

02/09/2015

(Wise Sons Deli)

Popular Jewish Deli In San Francisco Struggles After Mission Fire; Gets Help From Food Community

The four-alarm fire that devastated a three-story building in San Francisco’s Mission District has had a big impact on dozens of small businesses. Among those hit hard, is one of city’s best known delis.

01/30/2015

Alessandro Gonzalez (CBS)

Boy Throws Dog, Himself Out Of 2nd Story Window To Survive Mission District Fire

A 13-year-old San Francisco boy says he was told to throw his dog from a burning San Francisco building during Wednesday’s deadly inferno.

01/29/2015

16th Mission BART station in San Francisco. (Marcin Wichary/Wikimedia Commons)

2 People Stabbed Near San Francisco’s 16th Street BART; One Victim Not Cooperating With Police

Two people were injured over the weekend near the 16th and Mission Street BART station in separate stabbing incidents, one of which where the victim is not cooperating with police.

01/26/2015

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