San Francisco News for May 26th 2013

San Francisco State Basketball Player Accused Of Murder In Georgia
Decensae White, a basketball player at San Francisco State University, is accused in the 2012 Georgia murder of rapper Lil' Phat, also known as Melvin Vernell III. (Fulton County Sheriff's Office) More…

How wealth of Silicon Valley's tech elite created a world apart
Every morning and every evening the fleet glides through the city, hundreds of white buses with tinted windows navigating San Francisco’s rush hour. From the pavement you can see your reflection in the windows, but you can’t see in. The buses have no … More…

San Francisco struggles to match California's gains on black infant
But in San Francisco, home to sweeping public health programs and an affluent population, the story is different. Health officials here are struggling to reduce a black infant mortality rate of 16.2 deaths per 1,000 births, compared with the white
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Recap: San Francisco vs. Colorado
Chatwood (3-0) won his third straight start as he gave up just four hits and a walk while striking out four for the Rockies, who snapped a nine-game losing streak in San Francisco. Carlos Gonzalez hit a solo homer and DJ LeMahieu drove in a run in the win. More…

Giants torn about whether to start Gaudin
SAN FRANCISCO — Giants manager Bruce Bochy dropped conflicting hints about the possibility that right-hander Chad Gaudin will replace the injured Ryan Vogelsong for Tuesday's start at Oakland. Bochy said that he has discussed the issue with Gaudin, More…

Penthouse Club in San Francisco Presents Memorial Day Penthouse Sunday
Penthouse Club, a premier San Francisco adult club, is hosting a special Penthouse Sunday celebration on Memorial Day weekend, Sunday, May 26, 2013 from 8:00 pm to 2:00 am. Presented by Christian Pineiro, Trevor Hewitt and Brendan Coen, this event … More…

SF officials describe 'apartheid' label as 'intolerance alienating the
Coalition supporting apartheid ads on SF buses urges campaign to stop official action to label their ads hate speech.
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Rockies beat Giants for fourth straight time
San Francisco Giants' Tim Lincecum works against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game on Friday, May 24, 2013, in San Francisco. Ben Margot — AP Photo. Story Photos: Rockies Giants Baseball. Previous PageNext Page More…

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh prepared to drive Indianapolis 500
The coach of the San Francisco 49ers will drive the pace car for the start of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, and while he won't be behind the wheel during in-race cautions — when the yellow flag comes out — you can be sure he'll have a wry smile on More…

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh prepared to drive Indianapolis 500
INDIANAPOLIS – Jim Harbaugh is finally going to get to see a yellow flag. The coach of the San Francisco 49ers will drive the pace car for the start of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, and while he won't be behind the wheel during in-race cautions More…

The 50th Super Bowl goes to the San Francisco Bay Area; 2017 title game to be
The San Francisco area, where a new stadium is being built in Santa Clara, and South Florida are competing for the the 50th edition, to be held in February 2016. The loser in that bidding will go against Houston to host the 51st game the following year. More…

Team New Zealand in the America's Cup: Kiwis arrive in San Francisco Bay with
SAN FRANCISCO — Sailing is a national pastime in New Zealand, where moms pack their kids off with sandwiches for a day on the water and dads run the committee boats for the dinghy races. So perhaps no country was more elated when the New Zealand More…

Colorado Rockies (27-21) at San Francisco Giants (26-22), 4:05 pm (ET)
Solid pitching and timely hitting sounds more like San Francisco's recipe for success, but that is the formula fueling Colorado right now. The Rockies look to best their division rivals for a fifth straight time on Saturday afternoon in the second of More…

Tim Lincecum roughed up by Rockies again
0 Comments E-mail Print. Rockies Giants Baseball. San Francisco Giants’ Pablo Sandoval pops out on a pitch from Colorado Rockies’ Tyler Chatwood in the third inning of a baseball game on Friday, May 24, 2013, in San Francisco. Ben Margot ??? AP Photo … More…

Through A Submarine Periscope Is The Best Way To View San
San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. But there's one unique perspective you probably haven't seen its vistas fr…
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Blown umpire calls have San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy calling for
SAN FRANCISCO — Saturday's Giants win was one of the wildest in years, ending on Angel Pagan's walk-off inside-the-park home run. But if manager Bruce Bochy had his way, Pagan's extra-innings heroics never would have been needed. Bochy has long More…

2013 Fantasy Football Stock Report: San Francisco 49ers WR Anquan Boldin
The San Francisco 49ers lost a key offensive weapon this week, as wide receiver Michael Crabtree suffered a torn right Achilles’ tendon on Tuesday during an OTA practice. He reportedly underwent surgery on Wednesday and will be sidelined for at least … More…

San Francisco Giants reliever Santiago Casilla may need surgery
SAN FRANCISCO — Relief pitcher Santiago Casilla could miss up to a month if he has surgery on his injured right knee, Giants manager Bruce Bochy said Friday night. Casilla was placed on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday after lingering discomfort More…

San Francisco's design, transit initiatives worth emulating here
The receptionist at the San Francisco chapter of the American Institute of Architects was amused when I told her I was a Vancouver architect looking for interesting new projects to visit. "Why would you come here?" she asked. "Most San Francisco More…

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh prepared to drive
Jim Harbaugh is finally going to get to see a yellow flag. More…

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