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London Breed has taken on the role after Mayor Ed Lee's sudden death.
Since April 21, the protesters have survived on liquids like coconut water and cups of broth.
A new coalition of city leaders is dedicated to fighting discriminatory policies in North Carolina and Mississippi.
Governor Jerry Brown, pressing the California agenda on renewable energy and climate change, followed up his successful appearance earlier this month at the Climate Summit of the Americas in Toronto with what looks like an even more successful appearance at the Pope's summit.
Will 2014 (or perhaps 2016) become known as the "Year Of The Marijuana Voter"? This question can now be seriously asked, because the issue of radically reforming marijuana laws seems to be growing bigger and more imperative with each passing week.
With New York City's election of progressive Bill de Blasio as mayor, I hear many ask: when will San Francisco get its own progressive mayor? The answer is that the city already has such a mayor in Ed Lee, whose progressive record de Blasio would be fortunate to match.
So Obama, beset by other problems, is heading out to the Asia-Pacific again on a big trip in April. National Security Advisor Susan Rice, not nearly as identified with the Asia-Pacific Pivot as predecessor Tom Donilon, made the announcement in a speech Wednesday at Georgetown University reaffirming the country's commitment to the Pivot.
Many Americans know that Barack Obama spent three years as a community organizer in Chicago, but hardly any Americans know about Fred Ross Sr., perhaps the most influential community organizer in American history.
But the lesser-told story is that of Lee's experience growing up Asian in America. On a recent episode, PBS program Need
Though the World Series showdown this October petered out after four games and had record low TV ratings, things got pretty
With all this turmoil, only one thing is for sure: this is still D5, so all the candidates really love bike lanes. A lot
San Francisco's cuddly relationship with tech firms has been actively cultivated by the mayor, but lately targeted by critics who say tech wealth has made San Francisco even more inhospitable to families and the working class.
Whether you're firing up the grill or want a cold soup, here are five summer recipes from the country's top chefs.
Nancy Keenan, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, said she was "inspired" by the coalition's move. The resolution outlines
"When the question initially came up of us inviting him to speak, there was some intense opposition--I was actually surprised
Another set of jobs Lee said he was interested in bringing into San Francisco are those of the Golden State Warriors. "I
(SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOS) "This is a trip down memory lane for me," said Feinstein, who spoke after Lee. "I remember riding