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  1. SF police used force on teen for spitting on officersRead the original story

    10 min ago | SFGate

    This 10-minute video, taken by Alex Orozco from a building across from the smoke shop on Market St. in San Francisco, shows a red-haired juvenile, described by her friends as a 14-year-old, leaning up against a fire hydrant in the moments after witnesses say police slammed her into the ground and into a car. She appears not to be moving.

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  2. A girl friends said is 14 years old was arrested at this smoke shop...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    This 10-minute video, taken by Alex Orozco from a building across from the smoke shop on Market St. in San Francisco, shows a red-haired juvenile, described by her friends as a 14-year-old, leaning up against a fire hydrant in the moments after witnesses say police slammed her into the ground and into a car. She appears not to be moving.

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  3. Witnesses: Teen girl slammed unconscious in arrest by SF policeRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | SFGate

    A girl whom friends said is 14 years old was arrested at this smoke shop shown here moments after the incident on Aug. 13, 2018. Witnesses said San Francisco police officers slammed the girl against the ground and a car and she went limp.

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  4. San Francisco welcomes clear skies after days of fog and wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | SFGate

    After multiple dismal days of fog and wildfire smoke, downtown San Francisco finally sat under a clear blue sky Friday morning. A light layer of fog rolled through the Golden Gate and blanketed Ocean Beach, but the sky was bright with signs of the clouds breaking.

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  5. Condo owners jeopardize new housing in Central SoMaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 19 | SFGate

    The Central SoMa Plan, seven years in the making, will leverage the area's robust public transit infrastructure to deliver in the core of the city much-needed housing, as well as employment and visitor facilities. It's one of San Francisco's most important development visions ever.

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  6. From business to real estate, Oakland is boomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | San Francisco Chronicle

    These days, the Oakland skyline - long shaped by iconic skyscrapers, green rolling coastal hills and Port cranes - is currently home to about a dozen construction cranes, emblematic of the surge of new investment spawning commercial and residential projects now underway. According to Harry Hamilton, marketing coordinator for the city's Economic & Workforce Development Department, more than $1.5 billion in active commercial and residential construction projects are currently in progress.

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  7. Four Bay Area homeless outreach groups that are changing livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | SFGate

    Eradicating homelessness in the Bay Area is an incredibly difficult task, in part because the reasons people find themselves on the street are so varied. But there is no shortage of solutions being discussed, and a diverse cast of women and men are taking practical steps to save lives in their respective communities.

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  8. Gateways to new livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | SFGate

    After 10 years of hiding under bushes, down dank alleys and bouncing in and out of crowded homeless shelters, Sabrina Jones had had enough. The street counselor who'd been bugging her since last year to give San Francisco's Mission Street Navigation Center a try won out.

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  9. From boozy to brunchable, where to eat and drink at the Pride...From...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | SFGate

    Pedestrians walk past at Marvelous Coffee Bar and Little Griddle on Market St. in San Francisco, Calif., on Thursday May 24, 2018. Pedestrians walk past at Marvelous Coffee Bar and Little Griddle on Market St. in San Francisco, Calif., on Thursday May 24, 2018.

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  10. Craigslist founder gives $20M to journalism schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | SFGate

    MARCH 21: Craigslist founder, Craig Newmark, poses in front of the Craigslist office March 21, 2006 in San Francisco, California. Craig Newmark, a former computer programmer, started craigslist.org in 1995 as an e-mailed dispatch to friends of local San Francisco jobs and apartment vacancies.

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  11. Embarcadero Center Brings Total Wellness Back for 15th YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | SFGate

    Being happy is all about being healthy. Everything from the food we eat to the activities we enjoy contributes to our total feeling of wellness.

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  12. It's raining today, but Monday could be in the 90sRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | SFGate

    File photo: Rain is in the forecast for San Francisco Friday and early Saturday. Skies will clear Saturday afternoon and the weather will be warm and sunny through the Memorial Day holiday weekend.

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  13. Man's broken arm another possible problem with scootersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | SFGate

    A person rides a Bird Rides Inc. shared electric scooter on the Embarcadero in San Francisco on Friday, April 13, 2018. GPS-enabled scooters and bicycles are spreading across several major U.S. cities, driven by a wave of venture capital into a handful of companies.

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  14. A blueprint for change in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | SFGate

    A man in a wheelchair not far from heroin users on Mission near Eighth streets. City Hall has taken decisive action on scooters plaguing sidewalks but has done little on the homeless, drug use and problems with garbage and human waste.

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  15. Exhibit on famous Chicano murals of LA comes to SFRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | SFGate

    A reproduction of Barbara Carrasco's mural "L.A. History: A Mexican Perspective" is on display in the new exhibition of the California Historical Society. The San Francisco show celebrates the important Chicano murals of Los Angeles in photos, drawings, reproductions and video interviews with the artists.

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  16. Bay Area's air quality near nation's worst mostly due toRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | SFGate

    Morning traffic heading toward the Bay Bridge begins to pile at Interstate 101 on Thursday, March 30, 2017 in San Francisco, Calif. Morning traffic heading toward the Bay Bridge begins to pile at Interstate 101 on Thursday, March 30, 2017 in San Francisco, Calif.

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  17. SF's big seismic gamble: How safe are our skyscrapers?Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | SFGate

    An aerial view of the South of Market, or SoMa, district, including the Salesforce Tower, the tallest building in the right half of the photo, in San Francisco, Feb. 8, 2018. After decades of public hostility toward skyscrapers, the city has been advocating a more dense and more vertical downtown.

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  18. Temperatures around the Bay Area drop up to 25 degrees in 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | SFGate

    FILE photo: A family dressed for cold weather walks down a path in front of the San Francisco skyline near Sausalito, Calif., Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. FILE photo: A family dressed for cold weather walks down a path in front of the San Francisco skyline near Sausalito, Calif., Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018.

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  19. Professional photographer Hannah Pence captured Tahoe's snowy beauty amid a storm on March 1, 2018.Read the original story

    Mar 21, 2018 | SFGate

    A March storm brought lots of fresh snow to the Tahoe Basin on March 15, 2018. This photo was taken on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe.

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  20. Some driverless car damage appears to be from angry peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | SFGate

    In this Tuesday, June 13, 2017, file photo, a self-driving Chevrolet Bolt EV that is in General Motors Co.' s autonomous vehicle development program appears on display at GM's Orion Assembly in Lake Orion, Mich.

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