California lawmakers are rolling out a series of new bills aimed at easing the state's housing crisis by helping renters who face eviction.
California employers can't voluntarily let immigration officials access private employee records other than I-9 employment eligibility verification forms without a subpoena or a warrant signed by a judge, according to a new state law that went into effect Jan. 1.
A total of eight candidates people filed papers to run for San Francisco's June 5 mayoral election by Tuesday's 5 p.m. deadline.
Acting Mayor London Breed Friday declared her intention to run in a special election scheduled for June.
Around 65,000 students and teachers head back to school today in San Francisco.
In the face of intense public pressure, National Park Service officials Wednesday said they are reviewing a permit application for a right-wing rally planned for later this month.
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Board of Directors gave a warm sendoff to retiring director Tom Nolan Tuesday.
San Francisco and San Jose could be among the first cities in California to install automated speed enforcement cameras under a five-year pilot.
Nearly $3 million in state funding will help complete the restoration of a former hospital on Angel Island.
Bright, shiny, and more reliable light rail vehicles are on their way to San Francisco by year's end.
Bay Area legislators gathered Monday in San Francisco to call for the passage of a package of gun control legislation they say could help prevent mass shootings.
San Francisco assemblyman David Chiu is seeking to further expand California's ban on assault weapons.
Aaron Peskin appears to have come out ahead of Julie Christensen in the San Francisco race for District 3 supervisor.
A program that uses cameras on the front of Muni buses to ticket drivers will become permanent.
Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed a bill by San Francisco Assemblyman David Chiu allowing domestic violence victims to break a lease in order to move to safer housing.
A new California bill introduced this week aims to stop crisis pregnancy centers from giving out false information.
Supervisor Katy Tang has been elected to the position of interim president of the Board of Supervisors.
San Francisco Supervisor David Campos has conceded the race for the District 17 state assembly seat.
Board of Supervisors president David Chiu introduced legislation that would require pharmaceutical companies to fund a drug take-back program.
Two San Francisco supervisors named David will square off against each other in November.
About 70 women protested against ads targeting David Campos' stance on domestic violence.
Following numerous complaints from residents, legislation has been introduced to ban any new bars on Polk Street.
David Chiu was re-elected Tuesday afternoon to his third term as president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.
As it turns out, the yellow pages clogging up your front door are two pounds of bound and printed free speech.
Supervisor David Chiu wants more green thumbs and less red tape around San Francisco's urban gardens.