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News crew guard dies after being shot in attempted robbery

Nov. 27, 2021 14:00 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A security guard has died after he was shot while he protected a San Francisco Bay Area television news crew covering a smash-and-grab theft, part of a rash of organized retail crime in the region. “We are devastated by the loss of security...

Bosa is back at rookie level, leading 49ers' defense

Nov. 26, 2021 17:22 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Nick Bosa was pretty dominant as a rookie in 2019 when his pass rush skills helped the San Francisco 49ers make it to the Super Bowl. Here's some bad news for the rest of the NFL: Bosa feels he's even better this season, a year removed from...

Vikings, 49ers head into meeting on upswings in NFC

Nov. 26, 2021 11:57 AM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and San Francisco 49ers found themselves in similar predicaments a few weeks ago after seasons that began with high hopes saw both teams struggling at the midpoint. Both have responded with back-to-back wins to get into...

Man killed by San Francisco police was ex-Afghan interpreter

Nov. 25, 2021 00:19 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police on Wednesday released video of officers shooting a knife-wielding man who charged at them in a residential hotel. Ajmal Amani, 41, was shot Friday morning in the narrow corridor of the building on South of Market after threatening several...

Latest grab-and-run theft hits Southern California Nordstrom

Nov. 25, 2021 00:08 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thieves rushed into a Southern California Nordstrom store the night before Thanksgiving and ran off with pricey goods in the latest of a string of organized retail thefts. Five people, one wearing an orange wig, entered the open store shortly before 7...

Packers host Rams, rematch of playoff game from last season

Nov. 24, 2021 17:05 PM EST

LOS ANGELES RAMS (7-3) at GREEN BAY (8-3) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE: Packers by 1, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Rams 4-6; Packers 9-2 SERIES RECORD: Tied 47-47-2. ...

San Francisco officials call for 10% reduction of water use

Nov. 24, 2021 12:42 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco officials have declared a water shortage emergency and are asking customers in four counties to voluntarily reduce their water use by 10% due to California’s lengthening drought. The request made Tuesday took effect immediately and...

LA luxury mall latest to be hit by smash-and-grab thieves

Nov. 23, 2021 23:13 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A group of thieves smashed windows at a department store at a luxury mall in Los Angeles, triggering a police pursuit just days after high-end stores throughout the San Francisco Bay Area were targeted. The latest incident in a national trend of...

3 fishermen rescued after boat capsizes

Nov. 23, 2021 13:52 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Three fishermen were rescued after their boat capsized off Tomales Bay, north of San Francisco, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The boat began taking on water before capsizing Monday about a half-mile off the coast, the Coast Guard said in a news...

Bouyea sparks San Francisco past Morgan State 83-67

Nov. 23, 2021 00:34 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jamaree Bouyea had 22 points as San Francisco beat Morgan State 83-67 on Monday night. Julian Rishwain had 18 points for the Dons (6-0). Khalil Shabazz added 11 points, while Josh Kunen snagged nine rebounds. Isaiah Burke had 19...