San Francisco News for June 13th 2013

Craig Dahl: San Francisco 49ers tipped plays last year
The 49ers-Seahawks rivalry looms as one of the NFC's juiciest heading into the season, but it was the St. Louis Rams — not Seattle — who went undefeated against San Francisco in 2012. Schein: 49ers remain NFL's best. Yes, Michael Crabtree's injury More…

San Francisco: Food, Drinks, Design – City Notes
It's a boom time in San Francisco, and it feels great. While the city's Internet industry has made apartment shopping a pain, it has also kept the locals incredibly More…

Douchebags Like You Are Ruining San Francisco
My Mea Culpa: I know that it's people like me that started this shit show in SF. I moved to The Mission back in the early 90s. I was part of the gentrification that More…

San Francisco's Kontos, Bochy Disciplined
San Francisco Giants pitcher George Kontos has received a three-game suspension and an undisclosed fine for intentionally throwing a pitch at Andrew McCutchen of the Pittsburgh Pirates in the bottom of the eighth inning of Tuesday's game at PNC Park More…

Hamilton the Mustached San Francisco Hipster Cat – Laughing Squid
Hamilton (the Hipster Cat) is a San Francisco-based feline that was born with the markings of a rockin' white mustache is, according to SFGate, fast becoming the latest viral meme (he's already getting an Urban Outfitters t-shirt deal).
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San Francisco Giants put Pablo Sandoval on DL with foot problem
PITTSBURGH — The San Francisco Giants put third baseman Pablo Sandoval on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday because of a strained left foot. Sandoval will wear a walking boot for one week then be reevaluated. San Francisco Giants manager Bruce More…

Naked nut job runs amok in San Francisco train station, terrorizes commuters
The naked acrobat who turned a San Francisco train station into a three-ring circus pounced on passersby, gyrated on turnstiles and performed a series of gymnastics stunts to the horror of commuters. The bizarre behavior at the 16th Street Mission … More…

2013 San Francisco 49ers minicamp
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) and wide receiver Kyle Williams smile as they run sprints during practice at the team's NFL football training facility in Santa Clara, Calif., Tuesday, June 11, 2013. Marcio Jose Sanchez | AP. 49ers More…

Converse doing 5 insane free shows in San Francisco (Hot Chip
Quicksand @ Webster Hall recently (more by Rebecca Reed) We get a lot of great free shows here in NYC (like The Walkmen and Solange as part of Northside this weekend) but we have to admit this week of free…
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SF's Mayor Lee taps sharing economy startups to prepare city for
The Mayor of San Francisco is using the sharing economy to prepare the city for disaster. Today San Francisco's Mayor Ed Lee and Board President David Chiu announced a partnership between the city of San Francisco and advocacy
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San Francisco Giants banged up, take another beating against Pittsburgh Pirates
PITTSBURGH — Marco Scutaro was diagnosed with mallet finger on Wednesday, an injury that usually takes two months to heal but one Scutaro will try to play through after the discomfort subsides. His first night on the bench did little to ease the pain. More…

San Francisco Mobile Towers Get Prime Real Estate – Ina Fried
Like anyone looking for a home, cell providers are seeking out prime locations with great views and an understanding landlord.
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Uber Confirms UberX Price Cuts In San Francisco To Target Rivals
On-demand transportation startup Uber is making a serious commitment to its UBERx service. Today on the Uber Blog, the company confirmed what we reported last..
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San Francisco 49ers' stadium accident takes life of Sacramento man
SANTA CLARA (BCN) – A Sacramento man has been identified as the victim of a fatal accident Tuesday morning at the San Francisco 49ers’ new under-construction stadium in Santa Clara. The Santa Clara County Coroner named Donald White, 63, as the … More…

Urban ag-tivists take over San Francisco condo construction site | Grist
Activists say they're fighting private development of urban farmland. But is this the best way to do it? More…

San Francisco Chronicle Andrew S. Ross column [San Francisco Chronicle]
That would be Booz Allen Hamilton, which this column featured back in October 2011 when the company announced the expansion of its San Francisco presence to keep up with its work in a variety of fields, including cybersecurity. Who knew that 25 percent More…

19 injured when San Francisco trolley collides with bus | Fox News
A San Francisco trolley collided with a Muni bus Wednesday morning, injuring 19 and shutting down a major city traffic artery, KTVU.com reported. More…

San Francisco: 15 hospitalized after collision involving Muni bus, streetcar
Fifteen people were taken to hospitals — including a number of children — when a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus and a streetcar collided this morning on Market Street. The accident, which involved a 9L-San Bruno bus and the F-Market and Wharves More…

San Francisco regatta turning into a shambles
Desperately in need of an injection of confidence following last month's tragedy on San Francisco Bay, the beleaguered event is reeling from another series of setbacks, from which it is difficult to see it recovering. With Artemis still to launch their More…

GOWEX now beaming free WiFi to San Francisco from 450 smart
Starting today, San Francisco residents will have something else to brag about besides their quality of life and hosting tech extravaganzas: free WiFi. More…

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