Great to have @RizKhanShows as our very first @Uber_Dubai rider! pic.twitter.com/hP2JNmX2ey— Andrew Noyes (@anoyes) August 27, 2013 Just days after receiving a $258 million gift card from Google Ventures and TPG, the San Francisco car-hire start-up has officially launched its service in Duba ... More >>
The BMW comes with just about everything one needs for a comfortable, luxurious ride around town. Except of course, well-mannered drivers. The hypothesis -- largely based on callous sideswipes and general lack of pedestrian-friendly behavior -- that BMW drivers are total jerks has now been backed u ... More >>
The San Francisco police chief has invited everyone to an open forum tonight where they can get all their questions answered about the recent officer-involved shooting, where cops wounded an 18-year-old boy. Police Chief Greg Suhr will recap the Wednesday night incident where the suspect led cops ... More >>
Last night four San Francisco cops shot an 18-year-old man who was wanted in connected with an armed carjacking after the suspect allegedly reversed his car into an officer during a car chase. Sgt. Michael Andraychak says at about 6:49 p.m., four cops were patrolling the housing projects in the Ba ... More >>
This news should bring some long-lasting pleasure to San Francisco's condom crusaders who are trying to blanket the city with free rubbers: The nation's sexually active report being just as excited when using rubbers during sex as they are during bare-backing sessions. A new study published in The ... More >>
San Francisco police have released the mug shot of 22-year-old Oliver Lorenzo Lopez, who was arrested after allegedly getting hammered and crashing into a cop in the Mission District. The incident happened at about 12:48 a.m. on Monday. Lopez was traveling in his BMW west on 19th Street at a "high ... More >>
Turns out BMWs aren't always a chick magnet.Sadly, a San Francisco man had to find out the hard way how unpleasurable a BMW ride can be -- literally. According to a lawsuit filed in San Francisco this week, Henry Wolf says his BMW motorcycle's ridge-like seat gave him a "severe case of priapism," ot ... More >>
(Update) 3:50 p.m.: It looks like the madness is moving down Marker Street, where protesters are blocking traffic. So yeah, your commute home will suck. The Occupy Party bus has arrived, and is headed toward the Civic Center, it appears. Meanwhile, Wells Fargo is playing it smart and has boarded up ... More >>
Baller Status: The JackaHow dope is Pittsburg rap sensation The Jacka ? His latest album Tear Gas continues to build a ferocious buzz after entering the Billboard Hot 200 at #93. According to his publicist Portia Jackson, the video for his single "Glamorous Lifestyles" (featuring Andre Nickatina) ... More >>
Can this woman solve SF's restaurant downturn?Last week the popular Rachael Ray visited SF on her Food Network show Rachael Ray's Vacation -- whose intro makes us giggle, as this show is explained as a way for Rachael to "catch her breath" between working on "30 Minute Meals, ... More >>
The son of a world—renowned chef says he wanted to reform the phone industry. The feds say he wanted to get rich quick.
Attempting romantic comedy, Sir Ridley Scott conquers neither
Jim Carrey's brand of fun warms a reheated Dick and Jane
Jan Decleir shines as a senile hit man in The Memory of a Killer
A state assemblyman explains why our columnist is wrong about legislation that would legalize the cultivation of industrial hemp
With the dough he spent on this film, he could have bought a BMW
Week of October 8, 2003
She's smart, she's experienced, and she's running for DA. But she's Willie Brown's ex-girlfriend, and her opponents are trying to crucify her for that.
Philo Northrup and his wacky automotive tribe take a road trip to places in California you can't even imagine
Two years later, a digital-video short film became an overnight ad sensation
Aisha Tyler wants to be "an action heroine who is funny and witty and sarcastic and sexy and can kick butt."
In answer to the Chronicle, we submit our own list of things that make us cry
Strategic Towing on Valencia
Babaloo does tapas the Cuban way