- Business Insider 01:01September 21, 2021San Francisco Mayor London Breed says she was 'feeling the spirit' during rare Tony! Toni! Toné! performance to defend violating her own indoor mask mandateBreed emphasized the significance of seeing Tony! Toni! Toné!, who are a product of the Bay Area and broke up in the 1990s - in rationalizing her decision.
< Politics, London Breed, San Francisco, mask mandates, COVID-19 >
- Business Insider 21:23September 20, 2021Remote work didn't wipe out big cities - it made them even biggerThe guy who literally wrote the book on superstar cities like NYC and San Francisco says they're here to stay. Remote work is widening them.
< Economy, Markets, Superstar Cities, New York, San Francisco, Economy, WFH, Remote Work, remote worker, remote working, Remote Workers, Metro Area >
- New York Magazine 21:00September 20, 2021San Francisco Mayor Defends Going Maskless at ClubLondon Breed was seen singing and dancing without a mask on at the city’s Black Cat nightclub last week.
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- Breitbart News 18:17September 20, 2021San Francisco Mayor Defends Maskless Night Out: 'We Don’t Need the Fun Police' to 'Micromanage'San Francisco Mayor London Breed (D) responded to criticisms to her night out partying, violating the city's mask mandate, contending that people "don't need to fun police" to "micromanage" what they should be doing.
< Health, Politics, Science, coronavirus, London Breed, mask mandates, masks, San Francisco >
- Business Insider 18:11September 16, 2021The Silicon Valley wealthy have become super doomsday preppers by buying remote New Zealand properties, getting eye surgeries, and stockpiling ammo and foodMany are gearing up for uncertain times amid the pandemic and a divisive political climate. But none are preparing quite like society's wealthiest.
< Tech Insider, Life, News, Visual Slideshow, Features, San Francisco, San Francisco Bay Area, Silicon Valley, coronavirus, doomsday prepping, Preppers, Tech >
- Huffington Post UK 16:25September 15, 2021Woman Pulled To Her Death After Train Doors Close Between Her And Dog
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- Business Insider 19:52September 13, 2021A house in San Francisco sold for $2.1 million over asking price, proving that the real estate frenzy isn't over yetDespite some signs that the US real estate market is cooling down, this $5.6 million home sale shows how competitive it can still be to buy a house.
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- New York Magazine 15:30September 12, 2021‘A Complete Perversion of Our Democracy’Gavin Newsom may yet win California’s recall election. But how did it get this close?
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- The Guardian 03:49September 12, 2021US Evangelical Lutheran Church installs first openly transgender bishopThe Rev Megan Rohrer will lead nearly 200 congregations of one of the largest Christian denominations in the US The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America has installed its first openlytransgender bishop in a service held in San Francisco’s Grace Cathedral on Saturday.The Rev Megan Rohrer will lead one of the church’s 65 synods, overseeing nearly 200 congregations in northern California and northern Nevada. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 23:28September 9, 2021Economic inequality robbed the US of $23 trillion over the last 3 decades, study saysGiving people an equal shot expands the economic pie for everyone, economists said in a Thursday paper.
< Economy, Markets, Economy, Inequality, Economic inequality, economic research, Brookings Institution, inequity, wage inequality, Labor Market, Racial Inequality, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco >
- Business Insider 19:14September 9, 2021San Francisco's massive Salesforce Tower, the city's tallest building, stars in the new 'Matrix' movieThe trailer for "The Matrix 4: Resurrections" shows its main characters leaping from a skyscraper in San Francisco, with Salesforce Tower in view.
< Tech Insider, Entertainment, News, Salesforce, San Francisco, Salesforce Tower, The Matrix >
- Business Insider 16:01September 2, 2021Meet the 9 Bay Area biotechs VCs say are poised to take offThese are Insider's biggest healthcare stories for September 2.
< Healthcare, Insider Healthcare, Dispensed, Newsletters, San Francisco, Biotech, Psychedelics >
- Observer 21:44August 31, 2021The Magnificent Judy Chicago Gets Her First RetrospectiveThe de Young Museum in San Francisco is showing a retrospective of Judy Chicago's work until January 2022.
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- Business Insider 20:36August 31, 2021Remote workers from San Francisco flocked to Lake Tahoe during the pandemic. Now, thousands of people are being forced to evacuate as the Caldor fire bears down on the serene Northern California enclave.The Caldor fire has burned through more than 191,000 acres in Northern California and is now headed toward Lake Tahoe.
< Tech Insider, News, Features, Lake Tahoe, Caldor Fire, Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Ellison, Real Estate, Pandemic, San Francisco Bay Area, Tech workers >
- Business Insider 18:34August 27, 2021A luxury high-rise in San Francisco is sinking even deeper, pausing a $100 million engineering plan to fix itMillennium Tower in San Francisco has been sinking for over a decade. This plan was supposed to fix it for good - so far, it's not working.
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- The Guardian 23:33August 26, 2021San Francisco luxury tower still sinking even as engineers work on $100m fixA project to reinforce the Millennium tower foundation came to a halt after it was found the building had sunk an inchSan Francisco’s notorious sinking luxury high-rise is still sinking, even amid a $100m project designed to fix the issue.Work to reinforce the foundation of Millennium tower in the city’s downtown came to a halt this week, after engineers found the building had sunk 1in in the months since work began. Engineers were working on reinforcing the foundation of the tower to prevent additional tilting and sinking. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 21:22August 26, 2021Local taxes in NYC and San Francisco counties are the 6 highest in the country. Nowhere else even comes close.Coming in seventh place is Fairfield County, Connecticut, which is a commuter district for NYC.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, SALT Cap, Taxes, State and Local Tax Deduction, Income, NYC, San Francisco, Trump, TCJA, Nancy Pelosi, AOC, Reconciliation >
- Business Insider 18:10August 26, 2021The CEO of a Silicon Valley startup sees a future where global employees in locations like India make the same salary as those in San FranciscoMany workers left expensive big city hubs last year. Now, a CEO argues all employees in the US and world should get San Francisco-level salaries.
< Economy, Markets, Economy, Migration, San Francisco, remote, Remote Workers, Salary Cap, salary cut, pay equity >
- Business Insider 20:37August 24, 2021It's more expensive to rent an apartment in New York City than San Francisco for the first time since at least 2014Zumper reports that while median one-bedroom rent in San Francisco has risen this year, it's up only 4.5% compared to New York's 19.6% jump.
< Real Estate, News, Real Estate, Real estate 2021, Rental Market, New York City, San Francisco, apartment rentals >
- Business Insider 16:15August 18, 2021A restaurant in San Francisco's Chinatown is paying staff $1.6 million over claims that it stole their tips and failed to pay wagesZ & Y stole tips and paid some staff below minimum wage, California's labor commissioner said. The restaurant owners deny the allegations.
< Retail, News, California, San Francisco, Chinatown, Hospitality, Restaurants, labor laws >
- Business Insider 21:33August 12, 2021San Francisco will mandate proof of full COVID-19 vaccination for some indoor activities, including going to bars or gymsSan Francisco's two-shot mandate will be more strict than New York City's, which only requires proof of at least one shot.
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- Breitbart News 20:22August 12, 2021Report: San Francisco to Require Vaccine Papers for Many Indoor ActivitiesSan Francisco will mandate proof of full coronavirus vaccination for various indoor activities such as restaurants, bars, and gyms, according to a local report.
< Health, Politics, Science, coronavirus, San Francisco, vaccine passport >
- Business Insider 18:54August 9, 2021One person was shot dead at an Airbnb house party in California where up to 200 guests showed upAirbnb said the property host did know know about, or consent to, the party in Sunnyvale, Santa Clara.
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- Breitbart News 15:30August 8, 2021San Francisco Sheriff's Deputies Threaten to Resign over Vaccine MandateThe San Francisco Sheriff’s Association, the union representing officers in the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department, said that many sheriff’s deputies would resign if the department sought to enforce a new coronavirus vaccine mandate. In a Facebook post on Friday, the
< Crime, Law and Order, Politics, police unions, San Francisco, Vaccine, vaccine mandates >
- Business Insider 01:41August 4, 2021A San Francisco hospital is offering a dose of Pfizer's or Moderna's vaccine to people who got J&JJ&J's shot may be the least effective against the Delta variant, but US regulators haven't recommended boosters for any Americans yet.
< Science, News, coronavirus, COVID-19 vaccine, Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, Moderna, booster shot, San Francisco, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital >
- New York Magazine 15:00August 3, 2021Everyone in San Francisco Has Something to Say About ChesaChesa Boudin is the nation’s most progressive prosecutor in one of the country’s most liberal cities. Now, many residents are trying to throw him out.
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- Business Insider 20:15August 2, 2021Wall Street's return to work is saving NYC while Big Tech is letting Silicon Valley empty outBanks urged workers to return to New York City offices, while tech giants delayed return-to-work plans. It's creating a huge divergence in city life.
< Economy, Markets, Real Estate, Economy, Real Estate, exurbs, Silicon Valley, San Francisco, New York, Manhattan, Offices, Jefferies, Moving, moving trends, Housing Market >
- Breitbart News 21:31August 1, 2021WATCH: Activists Descend on Nancy Pelosi's Home to Serve 'Eviction Notice'Activists protested at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-CA) San Francisco home on Saturday demanding she reconvene Congress and pass an extension to the eviction moratorium.
< Politics, Pre-Viral, Social Justice, California, eviction, Nancy Pelosi, Protesters, San Francisco >
- Business Insider 16:33August 1, 2021Protesters stick 'eviction notice' on Nancy Pelosi's California home as moratorium expiresAround 40 activists protested outside Nancy Pelosi's San Francisco home and called on her to push for an extension to the federal eviction moratorium.
< Politics, News, Real Estate, Nancy Pelosi, eviction moratorium, Eviction ban, evictions, San Francisco, Pelosi, UK Weekend, News UK >
- Breitbart News 16:28August 1, 2021Foreign Tourists Return to U.S. but Avoid San Francisco; Arrivals Drop 93% from 2019Foreign tourists are returning to the U.S. with the gradual opening of international travel, but are avoiding San Francisco, where the number of arrivals from overseas has dropped by a staggering 93% from 2019.
< Economy, Health, Politics, California, San Francisco, tourism >
- Business Insider 06:35August 1, 20212 major San Francisco hospitals reported that 233 staff members tested positive for COVID-19Hospital officials said the vast majority of those staff members were vaccinated and most were cases of the highly contagious Delta variant.
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- Business Insider 15:11July 30, 2021Tesla agrees to pay $625 each to more than 1,700 Model S owners over claims it throttled their batteries with a software updateA Tesla Model S owner filed the class-action lawsuit in August 2019, claiming a software update had reduced his battery's maximum voltage.
< Transportation, Tech Insider, News, News, Tesla, Class-action Lawsuit, Settlement, California, San Francisco, Model S, Model X, Battery fires >
- Business Insider 16:36July 29, 2021How a US Navy submarine survived a full-speed collision with an undersea mountainThe 2005 incident revealed what the Navy had learned from previous mistakes and how it had applied those lessons to its submarine fleet.
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- Business Insider 23:25July 27, 2021The CDC now recommends masks for vaccinated people - but at least 6 major cities had already told residents to mask up againLos Angeles and St. Louis both require vaccinated people to wear masks indoors. New Orleans, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Seattle recommend it.
< Science, News, coronavirus, covid-19 cases, masks, mask mandate, Los Angeles, New Orleans, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Seattle, Vaccine, St. Louis >
- Business Insider 18:02July 27, 2021A group of 500 San Francisco bars will require proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test to drink insideSome municipalities are considering reinstating mask mandates as the Delta variant spreads.
< Retail, News, Retail, Restaurants, Bars, San Francisco, COVID, delta variant, mask mandate >
- Business Insider 17:39July 20, 2021The 8 best cheap hotels in San Francisco that cost less than $200 a nightThese are the best cheap hotels in San Francisco near places like Union Square, Pier 39, and Fisherman's Wharf.
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- Business Insider 15:47July 17, 2021Walgreens thief who faked a COVID-19 diagnosis and coughed on staff faces up to 20 years in prisonA woman reportedly told Walgreens staff she had COVID-19, cough over them and then fled the store with products worth $90.
< Retail, Weekend BI UK, Retail, Walgreens, News, San Francisco, California, COVID, weekend BI US >
- Business Insider 21:27July 16, 2021Uber's CEO 'nearly got killed' while delivering for UberEats on bike in San FranciscoDara Khosrowshahi told the New York Times that San Francisco "traffic was nuts" when he was delivering near the Giants baseball park.
< Tech Insider, Transportation, News, Uber, tech companies, Dara Khosrowshahi, San Francisco >
- Business Insider 23:21July 13, 2021The Fed could start tapering bond purchases this year, San Francisco Fed President Mary Daly says'We'll still be in a very accommodative position with a low funds rate,' SF Fed President Mary Daly said about the Fed's asset purchases.
< Markets, MI Exclusive, Bond Market, Federal Reserve, Fed bond purchases, Mary Daly, San Francisco Fed President Mary Daly, Economy, COVID, inflation and bonds >
- Business Insider 17:46July 13, 2021The 10 unexpected cities where tech workers are flockingOver the past five years, tech workers have moved from major cities to smaller markets - two of which are in Canada.
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- Breitbart News 22:43July 8, 2021San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus Hides ‘We'll Convert Your Children' Video After BacklashThe San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus unpublished a music video promising to "convert" children to a "tolerant" pro-LGBT worldview after it went viral Wednesday, thanks to its unabashed repurposing of rhetoric attributed to Christians, playfully declaring: "the gay agenda is here," "we'll corrupt your kids," and "we're coming for them."
< Entertainment, Faith, Social Justice, LGBT, San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus >
- Breitbart News 00:36July 7, 2021WATCH: Alleged Looters Flee San Francisco Neiman MarcusPolice in San Francisco are investigating an apparent handbag robbery that occurred at a Neiman Marcus store on Monday.
< Crime, Law and Order, Pre-Viral, looters, Neiman Marcus, Police, San Francisco, San Francisco Police Department >
- Breitbart News 05:01July 3, 2021San Francisco Crime Wave: Rampant Shoplifting, Theft Forces Stores to Cut Hours or CloseThe crime wave in San Francisco, California, continues as police presence dwindles and thieves brazenly loot stores, causing Target properties in the Bay Area to announce they are cutting hours to reduce losses.
< Crime, Law and Order, Politics, Crime wave, London Breed, Looting, San Francisco, shoplifting, Target, Walgreens >
- Business Insider 14:26July 1, 2021Uber and Lyft face up to 1,000 lawsuits claiming drivers sexually assaulted or harassed passengers, sometimes when the passengers were asleepLevin Simes Abrams LLP said it had filed 85 lawsuits against Uber, with 321 cases pending. Some suits claim drivers assaulted sleeping women, it said.
< Transportation, News, Tech Insider, News, Lyft, Uber, San Francisco, Sexual Assault, ride-hailing >
- Breitbart News 23:24June 27, 2021Car Burglaries Rise 753% in San Francisco as City ReopensThe reopening of San Francisco, California, means restaurants and hotels are back in business, but criminals have also stepped up their activities, burglarizing cars at a 753 percent higher rate in June over last month.
< Crime, Health, Law and Order, car burglaries, coronavirus, reopening, San Francisco, tourists >
- Business Insider 13:00June 26, 2021Sky-high California rents persuaded a tech exec to live in her $25K secondhand van and work remotely from national parks. Take a look at her new nomadic life."I was tired of being stuck in the vicious cycle of San Francisco rent," 32-year-old tech worker Erica Horn told Insider.
< Life, Transportation, Weekend BI UK, Remote Work, Mapbox, Mercedes, Mercedes Sprinter, Van, Office, San Francisco >
- Business Insider 17:42June 23, 2021Tech legend Marc Andreessen says the rise of remote work might be more important than the internet: 'A permanent civilizational shift'Remote work freed up opportunities, which could lead to shared prosperity. Marc Andreesen said it "may shatter the geographic lottery."
< Economy, Markets, Tech Insider, Economy, Remote Work, Marc Andreesen, Migration, Pandemic, Housing, Restaurants, San Francisco, New York, Tech Insider, Working From Home >
- Business Insider 13:59June 21, 2021Houses are selling in just 6 days on average in a red-hot market, and just 3 days in some Midwest cities, an industry report saysNewly listed homes typically took six days to go under contract in May - one day less than April even as prices rise, a Zillow report said.
< Economy, Markets, News, News, Zillow, House Prices, Housing Market, Real Estate, San Francisco, San Jose >
- Breitbart News 01:09June 19, 2021Gavin Newsome Assaulted by ‘Aggressive’ Homeless Man on Oakland StreetA man has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting Gov. Gavin Newsom during his visit to downtown Oakland, authorities said Friday.
< Local, Politics, California, Gavin Newsom, homeless, homelessness, Oakland, San Francisco >
- Breitbart News 23:14June 15, 2021Nolte: Shock Video of Brazen Shoplifting in Democrat-Run San FranciscoWatch this shocking video of a brazen shoplifter on a bike filling a trash bag with merchandise in front of a security guard.
< Politics, John Nolte, San Francisco, shoplifting >