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San Francisco Pedestrians Could Be Fined For Violating Crosswalk Countdown Rules

While San Francisco cracks down on dangerous drivers in an attempt to increase pedestrian safety, it may come as a surprise to some that the last minute dash some pedestrians make to cross a street can them some hefty fines as well.

05/14/2014

Dog owners in SF were warned after possibly poisoned meatballs were left on city streets. (CBS)

More Possibly Tainted Meatballs Found In SF’s Sunset By Dog Walker

More meatballs apparently left out to poison dogs were discovered Monday morning in San Francisco’s Sunset District, according to police.

05/05/2014

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Antioch City Council Votes To Ban Feeding Of Stray Cats

Animal advocates were left disappointed Tuesday after the Antioch city council approved a new ordinance that outlaws feeding abandoned cats on public property.

04/09/2014

In this photo illustration a woman smokes an electronic cigarette. (Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

SF Supervisor Wants E-Cigarettes Regulated Like Other Tobacco Products

San Francisco Supervisor Eric Mar planned to introduce legislation to regulate the use and sale of electronic-cigarettes in the city.

03/03/2014

Meron Tesfamariam (San Francisco Police Dept.)

Man Arrested For Homicide After Woman Found Dead On SF Sidewalk

A 30-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of homicide after a woman was found dead on a sidewalk in San Francisco’s Mission District on Monday morning, police said Tuesday.

01/28/2014

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Separate Oakland Shootings

One man was killed and another seriously injured in two separate shootings in Oakland Thursday night.

10/19/2012

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San Rafael Passes Strict New Smoking Ban

The San Rafael City Council on Monday evening unanimously approved a strict new ordinance that prohibits smoking in multi-family housing with two or more units and in certain outdoor public places.

10/02/2012

People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Berkeley Council Approves Public Vote On Sit-Lie Ban

After a lengthy debate, the Berkeley City Council voted 6-3 early Wednesday morning in favor of putting a measure on the November ballot that would prohibit sitting on sidewalks near businesses during daytime hours.

06/13/2012

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West Sidewalk On Golden Gate Bridge To Close For Retrofitting

The entire length of a Golden Gate Bridge sidewalk will close for several months starting Tuesday for a retrofitting construction project, bridge district officials said.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/30/2011

A cherry picker teeters on a collapsed sidewalk at Grant Ave. and Kearny St. in San Francisco, March 1, 2011. (CBS)

Cherry Picker Caves Into San Francisco Sidewalk

A cherry picker caved into a small sinkhole on Sutter Street overnight, shutting down the street between Grant Avenue and Kearny Street, a police spokesman said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/01/2011

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