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  1. Suspect identified in dump truck rampageRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    Colma police on Friday identified a man who allegedly tried to ram a patrol car with a stolen Mack dump truck before leading officers on a chase through three cities and hitting another occupied vehicle, leaving a woman in critical condition. Mark Edward Hill , 36, was booked into the San Mateo County Jail on suspicion of felony hit and run, assault on an officer, evading police and driving under the influence of a controlled substance, among other charges, police said.

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  2. Genentech unveils eco-friendly office buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Sun-blocking fins that look like DNA were just one of the unusual aspects that stood out Thursday when Genentech unveiled Building 35, a 255,000-square-foot office structure that will be the most eco-friendly on its South San Francisco campus. The building was the first to be tested at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 's Flexlab, where workers built a 600-square-foot model of the new building that allowed them to test lighting, heating, ventilation, air conditioning and other energy use.

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  3. A look at the Bay Area's history of tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | SFGate

    An aerial view of a neighborhood in Sunnyvale, Calif., after a strong wind hit the area in May 1998. A possible tornado damaged rooftops and uprooted trees in a Silicon Valley neighborhood, authorities said.

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  4. The fight between Airbnb and San Francisco just got nastierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | SFGate

    Airbnb housing could be cutting into San Francisco's rental market, taking as much as 40 percent of potential rentals off the market in some neighborhoods, according to a new report released yesterday by the city. The report calculated that approximately 2,000 entire housing units, or 23 percent of current available vacant units, have been removed from the housing market because of Airbnb rentals.

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  5. A mountain man's flawed attempt at peace with California...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | SFGate

    San Franciscans in the crazy Gold Rush year of 1850 were used to unusual sights, but even they gaped at the party that marched down Montgomery Street in the middle of October. At the head of the group was a mountain man and Indian trader named James Savage .

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  6. Big Bucks @ ACT, the Zoo & Academy of SciencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | SFGate

    SF Zoo trustee Elizabeth Orsi Revetria and her husband, SF Giants VP Stephen Revetria with Zoo Director Tanya Peterson and Giants Mascot Lou Seal, served as co-chairs ZooFest 2015. SF Zoo trustee Elizabeth Orsi Revetria and her husband, SF Giants VP Stephen Revetria with Zoo Director Tanya Peterson and Giants Mascot Lou Seal, served as co-chairs ZooFest 2015.

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  7. S.F. judges to open themselves up for questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | San Francisco Chronicle

    San Franciscans have a chance to question local legal authorities in a friendlier setting than the courtroom Thursday when the Superior Court holds its first "Meet the Judges" session in more than a decade. The forum, scheduled from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at UC Hastings College of the Law, will include judges who hear cases on housing, traffic, family law and restraining orders, areas in which individuals commonly represent themselves without lawyers, said the court's presiding judge, John Stewart .

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  8. Facebook raises wages to $15 an hour for contracted workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | SFGate

    Vinnel Dona , a two-year Compass Transport ation shuttle bus driver, chats with a colleague after voting in a union election in February in South San Francisco. Facebook will require its U.S. vendors to provide greater benefits to service workers, including a minimum wage of at least $15 an hour for contracted positions at its offices.

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  9. Steph Curry: Things you didn't knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | SFGate

    Baby-faced Stephen Curry looks so young that he was carded by a pizza parlor recently when he tried to buy a beer. Curry, who had forgotten his ID, had to quietly find a store manager who recognized him so he could get his drink.

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  10. I-280 near Mission Bay would be razed in Caltrain tunnel planRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | SFGate

    Interstate 280 at Mission Bay would be torn down and a rail tunnel built in a plan being shopped by S.F. Mayor Ed Lee. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is quietly shopping plans to tear down Interstate 280 at Mission Bay and build an underground rail tunnel through the area - complete with a station between the proposed Warriors arena and AT&T Park.

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  11. S.F. volunteers lend ears to strangers on the streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | San Francisco Chronicle

    San Franciscans were offered something free on the streets Thursday - just the opportunity to talk and be listened to for a few minutes - but most simply rushed by, burying their faces in their smartphones or wondering what the catch was. A few, though, noticed the "You Talk, We Listen" signs, saw an opportunity and sat down in a folding chair across from a stranger.

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  12. '5 Flights Up' agreeable, yet blandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | SFGate

    "5 Flights Up" takes on a subject near and dear to the heart of any San Franciscan or New Yorker - the blood sport of real estate - and anchors it with appealing performances from Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton . But as interesting as open houses, bidding wars and gentrification may be at the water cooler, these topics do not lend themselves to easy cinematic translation.

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  13. Dumbarton Quarry is a missing link for East Bay Regional ParksRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | SFGate

    This aerial photo shows the Dumbarton Quarry before the East Bay Regional Park Districts renovates the site and turns it into the Bay Area's newest park, scheduled to open in 2017. In the missing link for thousands of acres of contiguous parkland on the edge of South San Francisco Bay.

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  14. Giants propose 'affordable' housing, but for whom?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | SFGate

    The San Francisco Giants ' plan to build 33 percent "affordable" units in a multibillion-dollar mixed-use development across from AT&T Park was warmly received by housing advocates, who had criticized the team's earlier plan to build only the mandatory 15 percent. But the announcement also set off a round of questions.

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  15. Landlords fined $276,000; evicted tenants to make vacation rentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | SFGate

    City Attorney Dennis Herrera reached a $276,000 settlement with the landlords, who used the Ellis Act to jettison long-term tenants. Two San Francisco landlords who evicted tenants and then turned their home into a lucrative vacation rental must pay $276,000 in penalties and abide by a tough injunction, according to the terms of a settlement with City Attorney Dennis Herrera.

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  16. 5 tips to write the best online dating profile, from writer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | SFGate

    Writing a dating profile is much like writing an article or a novel - if I haven't grabbed you by now, you've already swiped left and clicked to the next best thing to read. On Saturday, author and editor Dave Eggers helped San Franciscans increase their chances of a lifelong match by editing their online dating profiles at a National Independent Bookstore Day event at Books Inc. in the Castro district.

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  17. Giants' Butler: 'A lot of Christians on this club'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | SFGate

    Here's a look at the past. Items have been culled from The Chronicle's archives of 25, 50, 75 and 100 years ago.

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  18. Judge sentences gang member, questions agents' tactics in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | SFGate

    A federal judge sentenced a South San Francisco gang member to life in prison Friday for a triple murder in 2010, and also questioned federal agents' military-style tactics that led to a near-fatal shootout when they went to arrest him. Victor Flores , 23, is one of four members of the 500 Block/C Street gang, an affiliate of the NorteA os in South San Francisco, found guilty in the December 2010 killings.

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  19. T-bird evokes special memoriesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | SFGate

    John Hall and his 2005 Ford Thunderbird Convertible 50th Anniversity Model, photographed at Oceana High School, Pacifica, California on February 7, 2015. John Hall and his 2005 Ford Thunderbird Convertible 50th Anniversity Model, photographed at Oceana High School, Pacifica, California on February 7, 2015.

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  20. Some neighborhoods go in reverse on parking stickersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | SFGate

    If it has to do with parking, you can be sure San Franciscans will argue. As mentioned in our Monday story on residential parking permits, the 39-year-old city program is pitting neighbor against neighbor.

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