San Francisco police have arrested two more people on in connection with the killing of a homeless man who was found brutally beaten and drowned in a lake. Michael Grasso, 26, was arrested in San Francisco on Tuesday and jailed on suspicion of homicide and death of an elder adult. Sahmanntha Rundstrom,...
Volkswagen, dealers reach tentative deal in cheating scandal SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Volkswagen has reached a tentative deal with its U.S. dealers to compensate them for losses they said they suffered as a result of the company's emissions cheating scandal.
“I remember incredibly vividly when I first saw it. I was on a trip to the States, in a video game shop in San Francisco. They had a demo unit with SMW. It was on the third level, the first level that has some water… It wasn’t out in the UK for quite awhile after that. Show More Summary
If you want something done right, do it yourself It’s the dream of every San Francisco commuter: Sit down with a map of San Francisco and a box of crayons and draw in a new subway line wherever you like. Well brace yourselves, workaday Muni riders, because your dream is coming true. For the most part. First off, no crayons. Show More Summary
There's no place like home, but which one? Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a regular column exploring what you can rent for a set dollar amount in different neighborhoods. Is one person's studio another person's townhouse? Let's find out.Today's price: $2,500. ? We'll start, as we often do, in the Castro. Show More Summary
If you’re a ribs fan, you have to give this dish a try. Urban Tavern in San Francisco shared its secret to spice-braised pork ribs with us a few years ago, and it’s been one of our favorite rib recipes ever since. Tender, slow-cooked ribs are coated with a spice blend that is rich and bright with...
Andrew Sheppard has been appointed CEO of Gree International Entertainment, the U.S.-based division of Japan’s mobile gaming giant Gree. Based in San Francisco, Shepppard will focus on creating games that reflect a broader view of gaming entertainment. Ryotaro Shima has been appointed chief operations officer, and Naoki Aoyagi, the former CEO of Gree International, will […]
TweetHere it is, the data from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016: BUT, this chart excludes “3 pedestrian light rail vehicle (LRV)-related deaths, which are not routinely reported to SWITRS, to ensure comparability between data,” whatever that means. I think it means that if the SFMTA runs you over, it shouldn’t be counted as […]
Says daughter Pia Hinckle: "He had a great, great time. No regrets."
Warren Hinckle, a happily hard-drinking swashbuckler of San Francisco journalism who mixed leftist leanings with an everlasting contempt for the powerful, died early Thursday. Mr. Hinckle had been in declining health and died of complications...Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Global messaging service WhatsApp says it will start sharing the phone numbers of its users with Facebook, its parent company. [...] Facebook has pledged not to interfere with a longstanding promise by WhatsApp's...Show More Summary
Denali CEO Ryan Watts Denali Therapeutics, the stealthy South San Francisco biotech startup that raised $217 million last year to fight Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and ALS, is finally lifting the curtain on its plans this morning. It is also announcing that it has raised another $130 million from investors in a private [...]
At Inman Connect San Francisco, Bill Lublin, Samantha DeBianchi, Laurie Weston Davis and Becky Barrick debated the merits of real estate coaches while Brad Inman moderated...
In 1895, 30-year-old John P. Dunning and his wife Elizabeth Mary, the daughter of ex-congressman John Pennington of Dover, Delaware, were living in San Francisco. In September of that year, John, while riding his bicycle, spotted an attractive woman sitting on a park bench not far from his home. Show More Summary
The second half of the season has not been kind to the San Francisco Giants, to put it mildly. Since the All-Star break, they've gone 11-25 with a minus-29 run differential and watched a 6.5-game lead over the archrival Los Angeles Dodgers evaporate into a three-game deficit. Show More Summary
Maxine McCormick recently became the youngest gold medal winner at a world-class sporting event when she won gold at the World Championships of Fly Casting held in Estonia. McCormick, San Francisco’s 12-year-old fly-casting prodigy, tied with her coach, Chris Korich, … more ?
SAN FRANCISCO, CA—August 19, 2016—At the 2016 Pokémon World Championships today, The Pokémon Company International gave its passionate fans a first look at new Pokémon coming to the highly anticipated Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon video games, available exclusively on the Nintendo 3DS family of systems. Show More Summary
Rich Hill pitched six dominant innings in his first start with Los Angeles and Justin Turner hit his 24th homer, lifting the Dodgers over the San Francisco Giants 1-0 on Wednesday night.
Steven Lugerner, Jacknife: The Music Of Jackie McLean (Primary Records) After his studies at The New School in New York ended a couple of years ago, alto saxophonist Steven Lugerner returned home to the San Francisco Bay area and took Jackie McLean with him. Not in person, of course; McLean died in 2006, and Lugerner […]
The owner of a San Francisco company gets a big-league shout-out from the NBA star on social media.