San Francisco Chronicle

Washington Redskins helmets lay on the ground during their game against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on September 29, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

San Francisco Chronicle Will Not Use Washington Redskins Name

The newspaper is the latest to refuse to use the name Redskins.

10/30/2013

Scripps National Spelling Bee

Chronicle Drops Sponsorship For National Spelling Bee

Children from the Bay Area may not be able to compete in the upcoming Scripps National Spelling Bee, after the San Francisco Chronicle suddenly dropped its sponsorship.

09/24/2013

Patrick Wilson & Vera Farmiga (credit: Warner Bros. Pictures)

‘The Conjuring’ Scares Up Hauntingly Good Reviews

The new supernatural horror film stars Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Lili Taylor and Ron Livingston…

07/19/2013

Print editions of the San Francisco Chronicle roll off the printing press (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Examiner Accuses Chronicle Of Stifling Competition

The San Francisco Examiner has filed a lawsuit alleging that the city’s dominant daily newspaper the San Francisco Chronicle slashed advertising prices to stifle competition.

06/25/2013

David Perlman

About The Bay: 94-Year-Old Bay Area Journalist Defies Odds

A San Francisco newspaper reporter is still on the beat at an age when most of his colleagues are just plain beat, if alive at all.

05/20/2013

San Francisco Chronicle newspaper vendor Dallas Ayers waits for customers February 24, 2009 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Murder Charges Filed In Death Of SF Chronicle Vendor; Defense Claims It Was Accident

San Francisco prosecutors have filed murder charges against a man accused of killing a newspaper vendor in an attack in January, a district attorney’s office spokesman said Monday.

03/25/2013

San Francisco Chronicle newspaper vendor Dallas Ayers waits for customers February 24, 2009 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

DA’s Office Drops Case In Killing Of SF Chronicle Vendor

A man who was arrested on suspicion of killing a newspaper vendor in San Francisco in January has had his case discharged pending further investigation, a district attorney’s office spokesman said Tuesday.

03/20/2013

Notable Deaths 2013

SF Chronicle’s ‘Dear Abby’ Creator Dies At 94

Pauline Friedman Phillips, who under the name of Abigail Van Buren, wrote the long-running “Dear Abby” advice column that was followed by millions of newspaper readers throughout the world, has died. She was 94.

01/17/2013

Larry and Barbara Richardson. (CBS)

Couple Who Built Replica Golden Gate Bridge Making First SF Visit

The City by the Bay has rolled out the red carpet for some unlikely VIP’s. A Kansas couple, who built a large replica of the Golden Gate Bridge, is visiting San Francisco for the first time.

06/05/2012

Ross Mirkarimi

Suspended SF Sheriff Appears In Court; Wife Pens Op-Ed

The suspended Sheriff of San Francisco made an exceptionally brief court appearance, to confirm that he’s taking domestic violence classes as required by the terms of his plea deal in his much-publicized domestic violence case.

04/06/2012

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