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    March 27, 2014

    Marilyn Hartman, Woman Arrested for Sneaking Onto Hawaii-Bound Flight, Busted at SFO Yet Again

    Marilyn Hartman is quickly becoming our new favorite local scofflaw-- and we use the word "scofflaw" lightly here. Hartman, the 62-year-old woman who was arrested after attempting to board a Hawaii-bound plane on three different occasions, was busted a fifth time this week at San Francisco Interna ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2013

    Kwame Harris, Former 49er, Accused of Assaulting "Ex-Boyfriend"

    Kwame Harris, a former offensive lineman for the 49ers and Raiders, made headlines today because he was in San Mateo Superior Court for an assault charge. It was a hackneyed narrative, the kind we gawk at for some minutes before moving on and forgetting about it: "retired pro athlete accused of beat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2012

    Federal Grand Jury Digs Into Mendocino Marijuana Growers

    Maybe it's the helicopters flying overhead from April to November, or maybe it's their cash crop. Whatever it is, marijuana growers love rumors. And a big one -- that the United States attorney had convened a grand jury, and was poking around state-legal medical cannabis operations, looking for crim ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2011

    A Charlie Brown Christmas Composer Vince Guaraldi's Heirs Suing for $2M in Unpaid Royalties

    Given the time of year, you've probably seen -- and heard -- A Charlie Brown Christmas recently. The 1965 animated TV special's celebrated soundtrack was performed by noted San Francisco jazzman Vince Guaraldi's trio, and recorded at Fantasy Studios in Berkeley. But for the pianist and composer's c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2010

    Lance Armstrong Lawyers Up; Doper Teammate Tyler Hamilton Spills to Feds

    What's in the cup, Lance? ‚ÄčThe criminal investigation into the U.S. Postal Service-sponsored team of cycling champion Lance Armstrong took a vast leap forward today with reports that former teammate Tyler Hamilton has agreed to speak with federal investigators. Hamilton, an Olympic gold medal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2009

    More on Yesterday's Columbus Salame Fire

    Julie Watts/ Yesterday's fire at Columbus Salame plant in South San Francisco left $5 million worth of damages, reports CBS5. The cause of the blaze is not yet known. A spokesman told the Early Edition Morning News that the company is currently trying to at least temporarily relocate af ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2009

    Update: City Money Going To Media Outlets That Print Public Notices Isn't Chump Change After All

    There's gold in them thar public notices...A previous post about a resolution under consideration Wednesday by the Board of Supervisors to hand out public notice money to news Web sites closely allied with the board's progressive wing wrongly conveyed the idea that we're talking about chump change. ... More >>

  • News

    May 27, 2009

    Trial by Fire

    A jury considers whether a store clerk in the Bayview acted in cold blood or in self-defense when he shot a woman he accused of shoplifting.

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2008

    Chevron's Prince of Darkness

    By John GeluardiThe Chevron Corporation has exposed its pestilent underbelly by hiring William J. Haynes II, a Department of Defense attorney who compiled lists of violent interrogation techniques for shadowy U.S. detention centers. Chevron hired Haynes on as its chief corporate council in April ... More >>

  • News

    March 12, 2008


    The Guardian hits the jackpot — but don't count the money yet, Bruce.

  • News

    September 27, 2006
  • News

    January 18, 2006

    Let It Bleed

    Prosecutors' reluctance to charge murder suspects in S.F. leaves alleged killers on the street, flush with bravado

  • News

    September 10, 2003

    Son of Super Swindler

    The unsettling link between a group of firms that sell financial planning services to elderly Californians and one of the most notorious con men in U.S. history

  • News

    August 7, 2002

    Idiocy Inc.

    Jon Brumit and Marc Horowitz have made it their business to be the best-known art idiots in San Francisco.

    So ... y'wanna ride a Big Wheel down Lombard?

  • News

    March 29, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters from March 29, 2000

  • News

    August 28, 1996

    Totems Are Taboo

    But if the court's crucifixation is overblown, let a thousand icons bloom

  • News

    May 15, 1996
  • News

    April 12, 1995

    Budget Lotto

    Supervisor Alioto's potential conflict of interest

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