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Phil Matier: ‘Rainbow Girls’ Repeatedly Rob San Francisco Union Square Stores

Phil Matier says a group called the “Rainbow Girls” has San Francisco’s high-end retailers on high alert after taking Union Square by storm in a recent rash of brazen robberies.

12/08/2014

SFPD Officer Injured In Black Friday Ferguson Protests (Photo: SFPD)

SFPD Officer May Be Disfigured For Life After Attack With Tequila Bottle During Ferguson Protest Violence

Violent protesters slash an officer’s face, leaving a significant gash across his nose and mouth.
“This march, if it ever was a First Amendment march, got hijacked by a criminal fringe element bent on destruction and criminal conduct. Were it not for the efforts of the officers and the leadership on the ground, it could have been far worse,” Suhr said.

12/02/2014

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79 Arrests In San Francisco Union Square Black Friday Protests, 5 Officers Injured

San Francisco’s police chief says 79 people in all were charged in connection with a protest at Union Square during Black Friday that turned violent. At least five SFPD officers were injured during their response.

12/01/2014

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13-Year-Old Singing Phenom Quintavious Johnson Delights Fans At SF Union Square Tree Lighting

Singing sensation Quintavious Johnson, who just turned 13, warmed up a crowd gathered in San Francisco’s Union Square for the annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremony.

11/29/2014

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Black Friday Protest Over Ferguson Decision Turns Ugly, Clashes In Union Square, Mission District

An initially peaceful Black Friday protest over a grand jury’s decision not to indict a Ferguson, Missouri police officer in the Michael Brown case turned ugly. Stores in San Francisco’s Union Square were vandalized and protesters clashed with police in multiple locations.

11/28/2014

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Protests In Solidarity With Michael Brown Planned In Bay Area Shopping Areas On Black Friday

On Black Friday protesters will gather at San Francisco’s Union Square and in Emeryville to speak out against police brutality.

11/28/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Survey Says Twitter Headquartered In San Francisco’s ‘Dirtiest’ Commercial Corridor

The four-block stretch of San Francisco’s Market Street from 7th to 11th streets is the dirtiest commercial corridor according to a new survey by city controller’s office.

11/24/2014

Union Square (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

A Day In San Francisco’s Union Square

Here’s a quick guide on where to shop and dine in Union Square.

08/30/2014

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Paul Rudd Filming ‘Ant-Man’ in San Francisco Next Week

Will filming cause headaches or will our latest superhero save the day? Live 105 reports…

08/15/2014

'Painted Ladies' of Alamo Square (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Stray From The Tourist Traps: Spend A Weekend In San Francisco Like a Local

Refer to this weekend guide to San Francisco covering some other areas not as touristy but equally entertaining.

08/12/2014

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