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Walmart fires Bay Area workers after strike

After working for nearly two years at Walmart in San Leandro, Dominic Ware said he'd witnessed too many co-workers struggle to make ends meet,...

Petition to name Bay Bridge after Emperor Norton gains 1,000 signatures

San Francisco freelance writer John Lumea disagrees with California state legislators who want to name the western span of the Bay Bridge after former...

Bay Area Walmart employees say they were fired in retaliation for striking

After working for nearly two years at Walmart in San Leandro, Dominic Ware said he’d witnessed too many co-workers struggle to make ends meet,...

Mime Troupe debuts its usual political satire in stripped down fashion

The San Francisco Mime Troupe overcame its recent financial troubles and debuted the SFMT's latest season of free, socially-relevant theater in Dolores Park yesterday...

City budget boosts homelessness spending, but not enough to meet demand

The city budget that is now awaiting approval by the Board of Supervisors includes new funding for individuals and families facing homelessness, but community...