The fleet of classic DeLoreans that Uber sent tooling through San Francisco this weekend provided just a small glimmer of techno-fantasies to come. And while years may pass before cars can actually fly, we can comfort ourselves knowing that Google's new line of self-driving robo-vehicles is already ... More >>
A San Francisco man was fatally hit by a truck as he darted across Cesar Chavez Street early this morning. The accident shut down local streets for several hours, according to police. The victim -- who has not yet been identified -- had been walking about 12:30 a.m. when he ran across the road in fr ... More >>
A San Francisco man with "extensive history with police" was booked into Santa Cruz jail last night after police found him hiding bloody clothes shortly after a woman was stabbed to death in broad daylight.Police arrested the 44-year-old man, who has not yet been identified, and charged him with bru ... More >>
View Larger Map The man killed by a car careening through North Beach after its driver and passenger allegedly fired off rounds near a strip club was identified by the city's Medical Examiner as 21-year-old San Franciscan Luis Prieto. Prieto was crossing the street at Vallejo and Columbus at around ... More >>
After two cars went up in flames at 5:15 this morning on the 500 block of Jesse Street in SoMa, it seemed that the arsonist might have aimed for double the fun. Not so, says SFPD spokesman Samson Chan."The vehicle next to the black Nissan pickup didn't appear to be a target," Chan said. ... More >>
David Dondero and Adam Gnade hit the road
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The enormous costs -- human and financial -- of bad drivers and lax discipline at the San Francisco Municipal Railway
Folk singer David Dondero finds his songs the old-fashioned way -- by roaming the country's highways and byways
Detroit automakers have spent millions attempting to unplug California's effort to put electric cars on the road. And so far, Detroit's succeeding.
What does it mean when your documentary wins at Sundance? It means schoolyard bullies and Hollywood producers treat you nicer.
Driven by ego and anger, kids are turning some city neighborhoods into racetracks -- with deadly results
Actor and rock video director Spike Jonze's Being John Malkovich is an odd masterpiece. So why is Jonze scared of his own shadow?
Who really played behind Vince Guaraldi on the soundtrack to A Charlie Brown Christmas?
So many San Franciscans live in cars, vans, campers, and buses that the city wants to create a "vehicular community" where they could legally park. But if we build it, will the "houseless" come?
If you're good at pushing a shopping cart - really good - and establish a lucrative route, you too can make minimum wage by heisting bottles, cans, and newspapers from the blue recycling bins. And incur the wrath of the cops in the process.