George Lucas In Talks To Bring Movie-Memorabilia Museum To S.F. Treasure IslandStar Wars creator George Lucas is considering Treasure Island for his proposed Museum of Narrative Art. Mayor Ed Lee and supervisor Aaron Peskin are hopeful negotiations with the filmmaker will deliver a landmark attraction to the Bay Area.
Where's Ed? San Francisco Mayor Lee Keeping Low Public ProfileSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has been keeping a rather low public profile lately, especially when you compare him to the mayors of San Jose and Oakland.
Video: 2 Views On Use Of Deadly Force By SFPDAmid the controversy surrounding a fatal police shooting, Phil Matier spoke with Martin Halloran, president of the S.F. Police Officers Association and with S.F. supervisor David Campos about officers' use of deadly force.
Lawmakers Agree Fixing California's Roads And Bridges Is Essential But Not On How To Pay For ItThe state legislature is talking transportation -- specifically how to pay for much-needed repairs to the infrastructure. On Sunday, state senator Mark Leno discussed the challenges with KPIX 5's Phil Matier.
Talking Politics: An Unsweet Sixteen Versus The Donald; City Cyclists Keep On Rollin'Topic A among politics analysts remains Donald Trump's surprising rise in national voter-opinion polls... In San Francisco, bicyclists demand the freedom to roll past stop signs.
L.A., Bay Area Consider Joint Bid To Bring 2024 Olympics To CaliforniaWith Boston out of the bidding, the dream of the 2024 Olympic games in California could still become a reality.
Could BART Finally Reopen Its Bathrooms At Underground Stations?The bathroom at the 10 stations have been closed since the September 11 terrorist attacks.
Former Mayor Willie Brown Basks In Glow Of City Hall Centennial AnniversaryKCBS, KPIX and Chronicle Insider is joined by former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown who played a pivotal role in getting San Francisco's City Hall in the tip-top shape it's in today as the building celebrates its 100-year anniversary.
San Francisco Eliminating Nearly 1,600 Parking Spots To Make Room For Pedestrians, Cyclists And ParkletsSan Francisco is scheduled to remove almost 1,600 parking spaces over the next few years for projects ranging from the new Van Ness Bus Rapid Transit line to more parklets
California Democrats And Republicans Could Agree To Hike Gas TaxCalifornia's $59 billion backlog of roadway maintenance projects has Governor Jerry Brown fed up and seeking to raise the state’s gas tax, which hasn't been increased since the early '90s.
Two Sides Clash Over Conflicting Reports On Airbnb’s Impact On SF’s Housing MarketTwo new reports looking into the impact short-term rental companies such as Airbnb have had on housing in San Francisco have come to different conclusions.
Coliseum Official: Deal For New Oakland Raiders Stadium 'Gurgling Blood'A Coliseum official close to the talks for a new Raiders stadium in Oakland is saying the deal is "gurgling blood", according to the San Francisco Chronicle.