Uber, Lyft Drivers Hold Rally To Support Bill Clarifying Them As EmployeesUber and Lyft drivers held a rally Tuesday outside of Uber's San Francisco headquarters to support new state legislation that could convert drivers from gig workers to employees.
Muni Transit Supervisor On Leave After Investigation Revealed Public Safety ConcernsA transit supervisor for Muni is now on administrative leave following a KPIX 5 investigation in which a whistleblower said favoritism in training was putting public safety at risk.
Hit-And-Run Crash Ties Up Eastbound Bay Bridge TrafficA hit-and-run on the Treasure Island off-ramp from the lower deck of the Bay Bridge Tuesday morning created a traffic jam on the way out of San Francisco, according to the California Highway Patrol.
'Allie' The Wayward Whale Seen In Islais Creek In San FranciscoA wayward whale which has been dubbed "Allie" for swimming around Alameda has left the area and may have been spotted across the Bay.
San Francisco LGBT Pride Parade & Celebration - Event InformationMore than 280 contingents, including community groups, affinity organizations, city agencies, local businesses, and corporate groups will march in this year's San Francisco LGBT Pride Parade. Here's a weekend event guide.
Unresponsive Man Pulled From San Francisco Bay Near Pier 27Rescue crews pulled an unresponsive man from the water near San Francisco’s Pier 27 on Monday afternoon, according to the fire department.
2 Hurt In Separate San Francisco ShootingsTwo men were injured in separate shootings in San Francisco on Friday evening and early Saturday morning, police said.
Uber, Lyft Use Apps To Get Drivers To Oppose Employee StatusFearing a proposed California law that would clarify that drivers for Uber and Lyft are employees, the companies are sending messages to drivers through the apps they use to work asking them to oppose the law.
Hundreds Of Food Service Workers At SFO Prepared To StrikeAs many as 1,500 food and beverage workers that serve three major airlines at SFO are prepared to go on strike once their union is released by the National Mediation Board.
Palo Alto Passes Sweeping Ban On Single-Use PlasticsThe city of Palo Alto has joined San Francisco in passing a sweeping ban on plastics that will eventually eliminate nearly all non-recyclable plastic from the restaurant and service industry.
High Rents Taking Toll On LGBT Bar Scene In San FranciscoLike other cultural facets of the San Francisco lifestyle, high rents have also had a major impact on the city's once bustling LGBT bar scene.
India's Biggest Ride-Hailing Firm Sets Up Shop In Uber's Backyard With San Francisco HubIndia’s biggest ride-hailing firm is setting up shop in Uber’s backyard.
Boy Survives Fall From 3-Story Apartment In San Francisco's Mission DistrictA 5-year-old boy survived a fall from a third-story apartment in San Francisco’s Mission District late Wednesday afternoon, police said.
San Francisco Announces Plan To Stop Charging Jail Inmates For Phone CallsSan Francisco Mayor London Breed and Sheriff Vicki Hennessy on Wednesday announced plans to stop charging inmates to make phone calls from jail.
San Francisco Police Officers Sue City, Claiming Bias Against Whites In PromotionsThirteen present and former San Francisco police officers sued the city in federal court Tuesday, claiming that they have been discriminated against in promotions because they are white.