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Scene of a fatal crash at Sunset Blvd. and Yorba in San Francisco's Sunset District. February 2014 (CBS)

San Francisco Installs Pedestrian Countdown Signal At One Of City’s Deadliest Intersections

San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee was at the intersection of Sunset Blvd. and Yorba on Monday for the installation of a pedestrian countdown signal as part of the city’s $3.3 million dollar efforts to make city streets safer.

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(San Francisco Housing Authority)

San Francisco Public Housing Authority Behind On List Of Maintenance And Repair Orders

San Francisco’s Housing Authority is behind on a backlogged list of repair and maintenance work orders for their public housing units.

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Cars drive drive along U.S. 101 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mayor Lee Signs $500 Million Bond For Transportation Improvements In San Francisco

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee signed a $500 million transportation infrastructure bond for the November ballot on Monday while also unveiling other initiatives for improving pedestrian safety in the city.

5 hours ago

(CBS SF)

App Lets Riders Connect With Drivers For Late-Night Runs From SF To South Bay

When Caltrain stops running at night, a new ride sharing app called Fleet offers to take people in private cars along the San Francisco to San Jose route.

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 28: Jordy Mercer #10 of the Pittsburgh Pirates tags out Gregor Blanco #7 of the San Francisco Giants attempting to steal second base in the bottom of the sixth inning at AT&T Park on July 28, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Struggle In 5-0 Loss To Pirates

Vance Worley tossed a four-hitter for his first career shutout, and the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded Madison Bumgarner early in a 5-0 win over the struggling San Francisco Giants on Monday night.

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A 266-square foot home in San Francisco's Crocker Amazon with a $379,000 asking price. (CBS)

Sizzling Hot, Or Overcooked? Big Asking Price For Tiny Fixer Upper In San Francisco

San Francisco’s real estate market is sizzling hot, but a tiny home is leaving some neighbors feeling like the market has been overcooked.

17 hours ago

Bryman College (CBS)

Bay Area Bryman For-Profit Colleges Close With Little Notice To Students

Bryman College Monday closed BioHealth College in San Jose and its other for-profit colleges in Hayward, Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Jose, according to the California Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education.

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(Kevork Djansezian/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

San Francisco Water Customers Reduce Consumption By 10 Percent This Summer

Two million customers from San Francisco’s Water Department are getting a collective pat on the back for reducing water consumption by at least 10 percent this summer.

21 hours ago

An overturned car on Lombard St. at Franklin St. in front of the Francisco Bay Inn, July 28, 2014. (Bill Disbrow/ CBS)

Cars Overturns In Crash Along Busy SF Lombard Street; 1 Injured

A woman was hospitalized in a crash along a busy thoroughfare in San Francisco that resulted in one of the cars flipped over.

21 hours ago

A sale pending sign stands in front of a home for sale in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Bayview-Hunters Point Real Estate Prices Soaring; $100,000 Over Asking Price Is Common

One of the most economically disadvantaged neighborhoods of San Francisco is seeing home prices soar as it joins the current real estate boom.

21 hours ago

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