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San Francisco Deploys An Army Of ‘Trained Witnesses’ To Hinder ICE Operations - Fox Nation

<b>By Jazz Shaw, Hot Air</b><p>Every week it seems more and more as if San Francisco doesn’t really want to be part of the United States anymore. Perhaps that Calexit thing needs a second look…<p>Out in the City by the Bay, activists are very concerned that Donald Trump will be “George W. Bush on steroids” when …

San Francisco Bay Area

Arrests after scuffle breaks out at California Trump rally

A scuffle broke out on a Southern California beach where President Donald Trump supporters were marching as counter-protesters doused organizers with pepper spray, authorities said Saturday.<p>The violence erupted when the march of about 2,000 people at Bolsa Chica State Beach reached a group of about …

San Francisco Politics

San Francisco trivia brunch -- March 26, 2017

So you think you know San Francisco? Well, here is your chance to find out, again.<p>It's our SF Trivia Brunch, our weekly buffet of tidbits about the city served here for you every Sunday morning. It is extremely random and extremely short because trivia is best served while your coffee is still …

San Francisco Bay Area

Man Shot Three Times Along San Francisco Freeway

A man was shot three times along a freeway in San Francisco early Sunday, police said.<p>The shooting, which happened on southbound Interstate 280 near …

San Francisco Politics

“Building destroyed. Vault intact. Credit unaffected.”

San Francisco’s Place in US Banking<p>Nearly everyone assumes that New York is the banking capital of North America. It wouldn’t be surprising if …

Banking

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Left Arrow Right Arrow<p>21 of 25<p>Grid View See All<p>November: San Francisco<p>Domestic: San Francisco<p>The week before Thanksgiving is the cheapest for hotels …

Travel

Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon set for SF streets

Crews are getting ready to shut down two lanes of the Golden Gate Bridge Saturday night ahead of Sunday's Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon.<p>Runners will …

Oakland

SFFD: Man in critical condition following SOMA fire

A man was critically injured Saturday in a fire that broke out in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood, officials said.<p>The man was transported to a hospital with severe smoke inhalation injuries, according to the San Francisco Fire Department. He was not identified, and an update on his …

San Francisco Bay

Violent Crime In 2017: Central City Gets Relief, But Upward Trend From Castro To Haight

San Francisco has begun the year with a broad drop in crime, according to official reports, including property crimes and most violent …

Golden Gate Park

10 Most Popular Places In The World According To Tourist Photos

<b>The world abounds with beautiful places waiting to be discovered and viewed. It is the desire of which are driven and tourists who travel and try</b> …

Travel

SF's Professional Soccer Team Kicks Off Inaugural Campaign

The Bay Area on Saturday welcomed its newest member to the professional sports community.<p>The San Francisco Deltas from the North American Soccer …

San Francisco Bay Area

Bay Area political events: climate change, sanctuary

Political events<p>in the Bay Area<p>Rallies and protest events are a part of political life in the Bay Area. Here’s a roundup of what’s happening:<p>Monday<p><b>Climate change discussion:</b> Occupy Sonoma County asks, “Is Global Climate Disruption Happening to Us or for Us?” The event is free and will focus on how …

San Francisco Politics

Violence erupts at pro-Trump rally in Huntington Beach

Violence erupted at a Make America Great Again rally in Huntington Beach on Saturday after a protester opposed to President Trump allegedly doused a female organizer of the event with pepper spray, sparking a brawl that ended with several arrests.<p>A group of flag-waving Trump supporters tackled the …

San Francisco Politics

Here's what BART looked like on the original 1972 opening day

The future rolled into the Bay Area 45 years ago when the first BART line began operation between Fremont and Oakland. This weekend the transit system finally inches further south with the opening of the Warm Springs/South Fremont Station.<p>How does the initial fanfare compare to that first train out …

Oakland

7 Places To Go Without Leaving The Inner Sunset This Weekend

The Inner Sunset's central location makes it an ideal point of departure, but we found plenty activities within walking distance this weekend — …

San Francisco Bay Area

More rain forecast for Bay Area

The Bay Area will get a one-day break from the rain that swept through the region late this week, but more precipitation is likely on the way this weekend, forecasters said Saturday.<p>After a rainy Friday, Saturday was forecast to be mostly clear and relatively comfortable with temperatures in the …

San Francisco Bay Area

Golden Gate Bridge, Transamerica Pyramid go dark for a cause

When the lights go down in the city — especially when the Golden Gate Bridge and the Transamerica Pyramid go dark — it doesn’t have anything to do with rock ’n’ roll, but with the survival of planet Earth.<p>At 8:30 p.m. Saturday, the lights went dark for one hour at several Bay Area landmarks, along …

San Francisco Bay Area

Photo gallery: Tampa Pride Parade takes over the streets of Ybor

View a gallery of images from Saturday's Tampa Pride Parade. Led by Tampa Bay's Rainbow Pride Marching Band, the parade made its way from Nuccio …

Photojournalism

Parking Changes, Lane Closures, Page Street Neighborway Headed To Hayes Valley

As we reported earlier this month, SFMTA will close the half-block of Octavia Boulevard between Linden and Hayes streets to cars for a one-week test …

San Francisco Bay Area

Clay Matthews Sr., former San Francisco 49ers lineman and football family patriarch, dies at age 88

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Former San Francisco 49ers lineman Clay Matthews Sr., who was the patriarch of a famous football family, has died. He was …

NFL

San Francisco deploys an army of “trained witnesses” to hinder ICE operations

posted at 2:31 pm on March 25, 2017 by Jazz Shaw<p>Every week it seems more and more as if San Francisco doesn’t really want to be part of the United …

San Francisco Bay Area

SF barber shares love, respect with 'TenderCuts'

ABC7 Stars recognizes local people doing extraordinary things, like Raquel Fajardo who offers haircuts to San Francisco's homeless community free of …

San Francisco Bay Area

SFPD responds to barricaded suspect

Authorities responded to a barricaded suspect who had “discharged a round” in San Francisco on Saturday, police said.<p>Officer Grace Gatpandan, a police spokeswoman, said in a tweet that officers were at the scene of the incident at 10:40 a.m. on the 200 block of Turk Street.<p><i>Hamed Aleaziz is a San</i> …

San Francisco Bay

New San Francisco Zoo exhibit shines light on illegal ivory trade

SAN FRANCISCO<p>A new exhibit to educate people, especially young people, on the illegal trade in ivory and other animal parts officially opens at the San Francisco Zoo on Monday, zoo officials said.<p>The exhibit titled "Red Ivory" is a six-minute video about the past, present and future of elephants …

San Francisco Bay Area

State champs! Mission first San Francisco public school to win crown

SACRAMENTO — One of the best stories this season, or any season, in Bay Area high school basketball completed a historic run Friday.<p>Mission-San …

San Francisco Bay Area

FiDi & North Beach Crime: Prowler Nabs Pants, Knife- and Gunpoint Robberies

Chinatown, Embarcadero, Nob Hill, North Beach, Russian Hill, Union SquarePhoto: Geri Koeppel/HoodlineWe're nearing the end of the month, which means …

Crime

First day of service at Warm Springs BART brings local visitors

Saturday was the first full day of service at the new BART station at Warm Springs, but the new station was already proving to be a popular backdrop for selfies, with couples and families taking pictures along the upper-level railing against green hills draped with fog.<p>The land around the station …

Oakland

Meet Saif Babiker: A Sudanese Activist Trying To Bring His Wife To America

<i>This is the fourth in a series highlighting Bay Area people with connections to the seven predominantly Muslim countries affected by President</i> …

San Francisco Bay Area

Police Respond To Barricaded Person, Report Of Gun Going Off

San Francisco police have responded to an incident this morning in which a person barricaded themselves and a gun was fired, police said on …

San Francisco Politics

Upscale Retail Space 'The Academy' To Open In Former Klotz Watches & Clocks

Castro, Duboce TrianglePhoto: Miklos P./YelpAs a reprieve from our report on the state of retail vacancies earlier this week, we've got news of a …

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