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Civil rights lawyer John Burris confronts police narratives

Sep. 30, 2022 00:03 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Before John Burris became the go-to lawyer for Northern California families grieving a loved one killed by police, the civil rights legend was a child suspicious of the Santa Claus narrative. He didn't understand why Santa was white. He was confused by...

California care home sued over resident's poisoning death

Sep. 29, 2022 20:53 PM EDT

SAN MATEO, Calif. (AP) — The family of a woman who died after she was accidentally served dishwashing liquid as drinking juice at a San Francisco Bay Area care home sued the facility on Thursday. Trudy Maxwell, 93, was served an alkaline liquid “more toxic than Drano," Niall...

49ers LT McKivitz undaunted by replacing Williams

Sep. 29, 2022 19:59 PM EDT

Colton McKivitz is undaunted by the big void he must fill on San Francisco's offensive line. With All-Pro left tackle Trent Williams sidelined for at least a few weeks with a high ankle sprain, McKivitz will be thrown into the starting lineup on Monday night for the 49ers' showdown...

Advocates list 100s of allegedly abusive California priests

Sep. 29, 2022 19:52 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Advocates for victims of clergy sexual abuse delivered a list of more than 300 publicly accused abusers to the Roman Catholic archbishop of San Francisco on Thursday as they urged him to release his “secret” files on credibly accused priests. The Survivors...

Rams visit 49ers in latest installment of fierce rivalry

Sep. 29, 2022 17:34 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The stakes will be far lower when the Los Angeles Rams visit the San Francisco 49ers for the third meeting between the teams this calendar year. The intensity is always high when these NFC West rivals meet. Ever since good friends Sean...

49ers host Rams in rematch of NFC title game

Sep. 29, 2022 15:39 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES RAMS (2-1) at SAN FRANCISCO (1-2) Monday, 8:15 p.m. ET, ESPN OPENING LINE: 49ers by 1 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Los Angeles 1-2; San Francisco 1-2. SERIES RECORD: Raiders lead 69-54-2. ...

Giants beat Rockies 6-3 to keep slim playoff hopes alive

Sep. 29, 2022 01:56 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joc Pederson had a two-run triple and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 6-3 on Wednesday night to keep their slim playoff hopes alive. Mike Yastrzemski, Brandon Crawford and Ford Proctor also drove in runs to help San Francisco beat Colorado...

Unbeaten Dolphins kick off Week 4 as underdogs vs Bengals

Sep. 28, 2022 17:34 PM EDT

Tua Tagovailoa and the unbeaten Miami Dolphins are underdogs in Week 4. The Dolphins (3-0) kick off this week’s schedule against Joe Burrow and the Cincinnati Bengals (1-2) on "Thursday Night Football." The Bengals are 3 1/2-point favorites, according to FanDuel...

Sentencing for man in plot to blow up Democratic HQ delayed

Sep. 28, 2022 15:05 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The sentencing of a California man who pleaded guilty to plotting to firebomb the state Democratic Party’s headquarters and other buildings in Northern California after the defeat of former President Donald Trump was delayed Wednesday after a federal judge rejected a plea...

Logan Webb strikes out seven as Giants beat Rockies again

Sep. 28, 2022 00:59 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joc Pederson won a World Series championship last season with the Atlanta Braves and expected to compete for one this season in San Francisco, only to be out of it in September instead. Logan Webb struck out seven over five innings to win for the fourth time...