San Francisco City Hall

In this Dec. 20, 2013 photo, typhoon survivor Eledio Moro stands inside his destroyed house, with a shipping vessel that remains grounded after being washed ashore during Typhoon Haiyan, seen in background,  in Tacloban, Philippines. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)

In typhoon’s wake, Christmas infused with tragedy

TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — Christmas lights blink in a handful of restaurants in Tacloban, but at nightfall, much of this city flattened by Typhoon Haiyan slips into darkness. A few downtown shops have reopened. Roadside […]

12/24/2013

Occupy Oakland protesters stand atop a railroad scaffold at the Port of Oakland, California. (AP Photo)

Oakland agrees to settle Occupy suit

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – The Oakland City Council has agreed to pay more than $1 million to settle a lawsuit filed by a dozen Occupy Oakland protesters who said they were the victims of excessive […]

07/03/2013

(AP Photo)

Justice Kennedy denies motion to halt gay marriage

WASHINGTON (AP) – Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has denied a request from Proposition 8 supporters in California to halt the issuance of same-sex marriage licenses in the nation’s most populous state. Kennedy turned away […]

06/30/2013

(AP Photo)

Calif. gay marriage likely delayed 25 days or more

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court spokesman said Wednesday that the court will likely take at least 25 days before gay marriages resume in California. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals spokesman […]

06/26/2013

Cable car in SF

SF police chief wants more cameras after Boston

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In the wake of the Boston bombings, San Francisco’s police chief wants more security cameras along a major thoroughfare that hosts city parades.

04/22/2013

SF City Hall ruins from 1906 quake are unearthed

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Construction crews have unearthed the massive foundations of the old San Francisco City Hall destroyed in the disastrous 1906 earthquake. The wreckage of City Hall and its 300-foot dome became a […]

09/25/2012

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 28,185 other followers