San Francisco News for May 29th 2013

3 wounded in San Francisco shooting
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Three suspects were in custody, three other men were hospitalized and a police officer was hurt when his car with rammed after a robbery attempt in San Francisco's Mission District early Tuesday, police said. The three men were More…

Wal-Mart pleads guilty in Calif hazardous waste
SAN FRANCISCO — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will pay $81 million after pleading guilty to criminal charges the company dumped hazardous waste across California, a company spokeswoman said Tuesday. Wal-Mart entered the plea in San Francisco federal More…

Exotic lice causing balding in California deer
SAN FRANCISCO — An invasion of aggressive lice appears to be behind the balding of deer across California and may even be linked to deer deaths, according to state wildlife officials who are studying the hair loss. Since 2009, researchers have More…

Star Trek Into Darkness — San Francisco Pursuit – Intl Eng
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Apple's Plans for New Flagship San Francisco Store Receiving Criticism
Earlier this month, Apple filed plans for a relocated flagship retail store in San Francisco, proposing to close its existing store at 1 Stockton Street in favor of the new store three blocks north directly on Union Square. The filing was accompanied … More…

Netflix stock sinks on mixed reviews of 'Arrested'
SAN FRANCISCO ??? The hoopla surrounding the return of “Arrested Development” on Netflix’s Internet video service has quickly dissolved into a letdown on Wall Street. Netflix’s stock fell by more than 6 percent Tuesday as investors reacted to critics … More…

San Francisco Pedicabbers Pick Up Speed
Jordan Polythress came to San Francisco from North Carolina a few months ago for his dream job: ferrying tourists around on a bike taxi. It may not sound sexy, but he likes it more than his previous jobs as a Christmas tree harvester, a white water More…

Danger levels high for America's Cup sailors
The margin for error is exceedingly small for a sailor sitting three stories above the San Francisco Bay on the side of a high-tech catamaran as it leans toward the water literally flying along the surface like a giant stingray at 40 mph. It doesn’t … More…

San Francisco burlesque performer killed in California party bus crash
SAN FRANCISCO — A celebrated burlesque performer was killed and her husband critically injured in a crash over the weekend, when a party bus ran head-on into the couple's car as it was stopped on a highway south of San Francisco, authorities said. More…

San Francisco 49ers to Sign Devery Henderson? – Canal Street
The San Francisco 49ers are in the market for a new wide receiver following the loss of Michael Crabtree. Is Devery Henderson their answer?
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3 wounded in San Francisco shooting
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco police have arrested three people in connection with an early morning robbery attempt that left three others with gunshot wounds. The shooting occurred around 3:50 a.m. Tuesday on a street in the city's Mission More…

San Francisco 49ers trying to find WR to fill Michael Crabtree's role
81 jersey — and later in a San Francisco Giants cap walking out of the locker room. Coach Jim Harbaugh has decided to put veterans on one side of the field and have an open competition among younger players such as A.J. Jenkins, Ricardo Lockette and More…

Athletics-Giants Preview
While the surging Oakland Athletics have regrouped from a poor stretch, San Francisco Giants starter Tim Lincecum can't seem to solve his inconsistency. Oakland seeks a sixth consecutive win as it visits Lincecum and the Giants on Wednesday night. More…

Breaking down the San Francisco Giants' new 'sushi burrito'
By Ted Berg ??? May 27, 2013 at 4:39pm EDT. Share on: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email. The San Francisco Giants have introduced a concession item billed as ???a sushi burrito??? to AT&T Park this season. Here’s what it looks like: (PHOTO: MLB.com) … More…

Oakland A's beat San Francisco Giants in Bay Bridge Series opener
Oakland Athletics' Josh Donaldson is congratulated by Oakland Athletics third base coach Mike Gallego (2) after hitting a 2 run home run against San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner during the fourth inning of a baseball game in More…

San Francisco 49ers trying to find WR to fill Michael Crabtree's role
The second week of organized team activities began for the San Francisco 49ers without Michael Crabtree but with the tough task of replacing the team's top wide receiver. Anquan Boldin sure seemed up for the challenge. As for the other wideouts, they More…

Giants-Athletics Preview
With an injury disrupting the San Francisco Giants' rotation, they'll have to rely on a rookie left-hander in his first big league start. It's a matchup Oakland Athletics slugger Josh Donaldson – who has excelled against southpaws during a breakout More…

'French San Francisco' braces for first gay wedding
International media have begun converging on the “French San Francisco” where the country’s first official gay wedding is due to take place Wednesday amid tight security and fears of protests after months of opposition that saw tens of thousands take … More…

Muni Delays Have Huge Negative Impact On San Francisco Economy, Report
"We have not invested in this transportation system over the last generation," said San Francisco Municipal Transportation Chief Ed Reiskin. "We're nowhere close to being able to meet the 85 percent performance goal [imposed by San Francisco voters in More…

SAN FRANCISCO – Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will pay $81.6 million after pleading
SAN FRANCISCO – Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will pay $81.6 million after pleading guilty on Tuesday to criminal charges of improperly disposing of fertilizer, pesticides and other hazardous products that were pulled from stores in California and Missouri More…

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