Awwww well this is kind of adorable. Apparently 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is a professed fan of Red Robin, and the chain has taken out an ad in the Chronicle offering him free food for life if the 49ers win the Super Bowl on Sunday. Even better, Red Robins in the Bay Area will be offering 2 ... More >>
Trey, one of the hustlers in last week's feature story, "Black Market Street," was excited that the Giants won the World Series. He's not really a baseball fan, and admits without shame that he is unable to name the team's batting line-up off the top of his head.
But San Francisco Giants champions ... More >>
Broken bottles, used fireworks shells, stray tortillas, water balloons, and raging bonfires fueled by lawn chairs and wooden street barricades filled the intersection at Third and King streets last night. The police were chill about it for the first couple hours, watching in riot gear from half a bl ... More >>
The first knock down came in a flash, a lightning bolt on a clear night, one Andre "Son of God" Ward punch and "Bad" Chad Dawson fell to the canvas.
Ooooohhhhhffffff! the hometown crowd roared.
Oracle Arena hadn't made that noise since Baron Davis Boom-Dizzled Andrei Kirilenko in the 2007 NBA pla ... More >>
Update (9:45 p.m.): BART officials say all stations have been reopened except for Richmond.Update (9:35 p.m.): News outlets are reporting that tons of people are flooding emergency rooms complaining of breathing problems. Update (9:17 p.m.): Chevron officials just held a short news conference, sayin ... More >>
A vacant police station erupted in flames this afternoon in the city's Dogpatch neighborhood. SF Weekly Staff Writer Albert Samaha was at Third Street near 20th Street when he spotted the fire, which started on the second floor of the building. Fire spokeswoman Mindy Talmadge told Samaha that the bu ... More >>
Update, 5:55 p.m. SF Weekly's Albert Samaha estimates about 70 cops in riot gear, about a dozen on motorbikes, and six axe-wielding firefighters are on the scene. About two dozen bystanders are observing from Jefferson Square Park nearby. No move to storm the building yet following the object-tossin ... More >>
(Update 5:15 p.m.): Police identified the suspect in today's shooting as 43-year-old One Goh, and Oakland resident and student at the private university. (Update 3:20 p.m.): Police told reporters that the death toll in the Oakland mass killing has now risen to seven. (Update 2 p.m): City Councilm ... More >>