San Francisco Wants To Ban Vehicle Traffic From Twin Peaks' East SideEfforts are underway to ban vehicle traffic on the eastern side of San Francisco’s Twin Peaks.
Studies Link Energy Drinks To Risky Behavior; University Bans Sales On CampusAn east coast university has decided to ban the sale of energy drinks on campus after studies linked the caffeinated beverages to high-risk sexual activity, and alcohol abuse.
Sorry, McFly; SF State Bans Hoverboards Over Fire ConcernsStudents at San Francisco State University will have to come back from the future, as hoverboards have been banned from campus due to fire concerns.
Airlines Ban Hoverboards Due To Concerns They Can Burst Into FlamesIf you're traveling by air this holiday season, don't pack your hoverboard. Several airlines have issued bans on the popular self-balancing scooters due to concerns they may spontaneously ignite.
EPA Considers Ban On Pesticide That Sickens Farmworkers, Infants, Threatens WildlifeThe EPA may ban the use of chlorpyrifos, a widely used insecticide that is sprayed on a variety of crops including oranges, apples, cherries, grapes, broccoli and asparagus.
SeaWorld Vows To Fight State Ban On Breeding Killer Whales At Theme ParkThe California Coastal Commission issued a series of restrictions on SeaWorld, including a ban on breeding and prohibitions on the sale, trade or transfer of killer whales. SeaWorld announced Thursday that it will challenge the ban.
California First State To Ban School Teams From Using 'Redskins'California will become the first state in the nation to ban schools from using the name 'Redskins' for teams and mascots.
Jackie Speier Moves To End Ban On Shipping Alcohol Through Postal ServiceSpeier’s office said the bill would end a Prohibition-era ban.
Industry Referendum Delays California’s Plastic Bag Ban Until NovemberTuesday was supposed to be the last day for plastic grocery bags in California, but an industry-financed referendum has delayed the ban until after next November's election.
Uber Drivers, Users Petition To Allow Driving On Market Street In San FranciscoA plan to close part of Market Street to private cars has prompted Uber drivers to start petition to grant them an exemption.
San Jose Bans Filling Hot Tubs, Pools Amid California's Historic DroughtSan Jose is the latest big city in the state to ban filling outdoor swimming pools, and business at hot tub stores in the city has gone cold.
Golf Reporter Claims Periscope Broadcast From San Francisco Got Her Tour Privileges RevokedA golf reporter and writer had her media credential pulled by the PGA Tour after using Twitter’s live-streaming app Periscope during a practice round at the World Golf Championship Match Play event at Harding Park in San Francisco this week.
Smokeless Tobacco Ban Approved For Sports Fields In San Francisco, Including AT&T ParkThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved a ban Tuesday on smokeless tobacco use at sports fields, including AT&T Park.
SF Supes To Vote On Ban Of Performances Using Wild AnimalsSan Francisco is poised to ban performances using bears, lions, elephants and other wild animals.
Lawsuit Challenging New Jersey Ban On Gay Conversion Therapy DismissedA judge's decision to dismiss a lawsuit challenging New Jersey's ban on gay conversion therapy was upheld Monday by a federal appeals court.