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Divisional Playoffs - Green Bay Packers v San Franciso 49ers

Vernon Davis Holdout Sends Stock In 1st Publicly-Traded Player Sliding

Less than two months after becoming the first professional athlete to sell shares in his future earnings, 49er tight end Vernon Davis says he’s unwilling to join the San Francisco 49ers until a more lucrative contract can be worked out.

06/17/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Man Tries To Ram San Francisco Police Car As Officers Respond To Car Theft

A man tried to ram into a San Francisco police car in the city’s Western Addition neighborhood Saturday night, police said Monday.

06/02/2014

San Francisco Homes For Sale

Bay Area Home Buyers Need Four Times Income Of Some Other U.S. Residents To Afford Average Home

A study from home mortgage tracker HSH.com indicates the average worker in the San Francisco Bay Area needs to earn $137,129 a year to buy the median-priced home in the region, more than four times the salary required in the five cheapest metropolitan areas: Cleveland ($29k), Pittsburgh ($30k), St. Louis ($31), Cincinnati ($31) and Detroit ($32k).

05/20/2014

Warriors Arena Artist Rendering

KPIX 5 Poll: San Franciscans Overwhelmingly Want Ballot Measure For Warriors Arena

The survey of 500 San Francisco residents found overwhelming support remains for the team crossing the bay from Oakland. Only 17 percent of respondents said they opposed the move, with 68 percent of those polled saying they were in favor of welcoming the Warriors. However, an even larger segment – 72 percent – said the arena project should be voted on by San Franciscans before it can be built.

03/06/2014

A boat cruises under a bank of fog near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook Joins Google In Providing Worker Commute Ferry On San Francisco Bay

Following in the footsteps of Google, Facebook is now shuttling workers to the South Bay via luxury catamaran.

02/13/2014

An artist's rendition of the future of Candlestick Point (Lennar Urban)

Developer Offers Vision For The Future Of Candlestick Park

The development company that will reshape the Candlestick Park area after the structure is demolished has released a video of what they expect the site to look like upon completion.

01/21/2014

America’s Cup: World Series 2012 II

Shortened America’s Cup Schedule Impacts Bay Area Businesses

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is optimistic about the shortened schedule for this summer’s America’s Cup races, but many small businesses feel as if they have been left to take on water in choppy seas.

06/12/2013

Women work at the Hayes Valley Farm in San Francisco. (Hayes Valley Farm/Tumblr)

Activists Occupying SF Hayes Valley Farm Turn Back Tree-Cutters, Vow To Stay

Activists occupying the former site of Hayes Valley Farm in San Francisco said they locked out workers sent to cut trees down Friday morning and that they plan a live music event and neighborhood barbecue this weekend.

06/07/2013

Harvey Milk

San Francisco Events Mark Harvey Milk Day

The late San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk was being remembered in a series of events Wednesday, on what would have been his 83rd birthday.

05/22/2013

BART train (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: BART Considering $900M Renovation Of 2 SF Stations

BART is considering rebuilding and expanding the Embarcadero and Montgomery St. stations in downtown San Francisco.

02/11/2013

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