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# san-francisco - Monday 28 September, 2020

New wildfires hit wine country near San Francisco
# Widlfires
# Widlfires

New wildfires hit wine country near San Francisco

Sep 28th 2020, 8:15 PM 15,893 Views 6 Comments

The fires in the famed Napa-Sonoma wine country came on the third anniversary of deadly wildfires that erupted in 2017.

# san-francisco - Thursday 10 September, 2020

PHOTOS: Wildfires turn sky orange in California
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

PHOTOS: Wildfires turn sky orange in California

Sep 10th 2020, 8:03 AM 33,544 Views 27 Comments

Three people have died in the latest blaze.

# san-francisco - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Solid start for Lowry with 68 as Day the early leader at PGA Championship
# The Majors
From The42
# The Majors

Solid start for Lowry with 68 as Day the early leader at PGA Championship

Aug 6th 2020, 9:57 PM 34,059 Views 7 Comments

The first round is ongoing at TPC Harding Park.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Koepka bidding for PGA Championship 3-in-a-row on 'big-boy course'
# Three-peat
From The42
# Three-peat

Koepka bidding for PGA Championship 3-in-a-row on 'big-boy course'

Aug 5th 2020, 10:41 AM 4,102 Views 5 Comments

Rory McIlroy tees off in a group with Tigers Woods and Justin Thomas at Harding Park on Thursday.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

Officials 'fully prepared' for PGA Championship without fans
# Behind Closed Doors
From The42
# Behind Closed Doors

Officials 'fully prepared' for PGA Championship without fans

Apr 14th 2020, 9:11 PM 4,522 Views 3 Comments

The US PGA Championship is scheduled for 6-9 August in San Francisco.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

US PGA Championship called off amid coronavirus pandemic
# Postponed
From The42
# Postponed

US PGA Championship called off amid coronavirus pandemic

Mar 17th 2020, 9:53 PM 4,418 Views 1 Comment

The organising body said they hoped to reschedule the event at Harding Park later in the year.

# san-francisco - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Cruise ship with 3,500 people held off US coast after passenger on previous voyage dies from Covid-19
# Grand Princess
# Grand Princess

Cruise ship with 3,500 people held off US coast after passenger on previous voyage dies from Covid-19

Mar 5th 2020, 10:30 PM 34,684 Views 30 Comments

Tests are being carried out on the passengers and crew to determine if any have contracted the virus.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

San Francisco becomes first major US city to ban e-cigarette sales
# Banned
# Banned

San Francisco becomes first major US city to ban e-cigarette sales

Jun 26th 2019, 8:56 AM 37,204 Views 91 Comments

The legislation does not restrict the use of vaping products – only sales, manufacturing and distribution.

# san-francisco - Friday 16 November, 2018

California air quality worse than polluted South Asian cities as wildfire death toll hits 63
# Smoggy
# Smoggy

California air quality worse than polluted South Asian cities as wildfire death toll hits 63

Nov 16th 2018, 8:10 PM 11,221 Views 5 Comments

US president Donald Trump is set to visit the tinder-dry state tomorrow.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Google now being sued for tracking phone locations
# Location Location Location
# Location Location Location

Google now being sued for tracking phone locations

Aug 21st 2018, 8:20 AM 15,671 Views 45 Comments

A lawsuit filed in San Francisco is accusing Google of invading people’s privacy.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Excellent season for Ireland shows that 7s is very much here to stay
# Success
From The42
# Success

Excellent season for Ireland shows that 7s is very much here to stay

Jul 24th 2018, 12:44 PM 6,642 Views 4 Comments

Last weekend’s World Cup in San Fran saw the men’s and women’s teams deliver fine performances.

# san-francisco - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Dardis to the rescue for Ireland as late O'Brien try delivers win over Chile
# Captain Fantastic
From The42
# Captain Fantastic

Dardis to the rescue for Ireland as late O'Brien try delivers win over Chile

Jul 21st 2018, 12:36 AM 8,475 Views 5 Comments

A thundering run from Pedro Verschae threatened to derail Ireland’s World Cup campaign.

# san-francisco - Thursday 19 July, 2018

'When I first began, I was like '7 minutes, this will be handy...' it's not handy when you're out there'
# Sevens Francisco
From The42
# Sevens Francisco

'When I first began, I was like '7 minutes, this will be handy...' it's not handy when you're out there'

Jul 19th 2018, 7:00 AM 9,599 Views 1 Comment

Lucy Mulhall leads Ireland’s challenge at the Sevens World Cup in San Francisco.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Ambulances called to Dublin Airport after Aer Lingus crew became ill on flight
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Ambulances called to Dublin Airport after Aer Lingus crew became ill on flight

Jul 11th 2018, 3:12 PM 129,596 Views 64 Comments

Passengers were kept on the plane as a precaution until the HSE assessed the situation.

# san-francisco - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Man receives €26,692 mobile bill from Three after returning home from holiday
# Data Roaming
# Data Roaming

Man receives €26,692 mobile bill from Three after returning home from holiday

Apr 19th 2018, 8:30 PM 170,724 Views 125 Comments

Three says it “makes every effort to ensure that customers can manage their roaming charges when abroad”.

# san-francisco - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Suicide survivor Kevin Hines: 'Don't silence the pain. You can get past it, one day at a time'
# Road To Recovery
# Road To Recovery

Suicide survivor Kevin Hines: 'Don't silence the pain. You can get past it, one day at a time'

Jan 14th 2018, 6:30 AM 18,837 Views 11 Comments

Kevin Hines was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 1998. Now, he travels the world sharing his inspirational story.

# san-francisco - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Former US Marine charged over plan to attack popular tourist spot on Christmas Day
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Former US Marine charged over plan to attack popular tourist spot on Christmas Day

Dec 23rd 2017, 7:40 AM 10,143 Views 0 Comments

Everitt Aaron Jameson had expressed support for the so-called Islamic State group.

# san-francisco - Saturday 16 December, 2017

San Francisco Aquatic Park closed to swimmers after two sea lions attacks
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

San Francisco Aquatic Park closed to swimmers after two sea lions attacks

Dec 16th 2017, 3:09 PM 15,959 Views 13 Comments

A sea lion bit a man in the groin area yesterday as he swam in the waters.

# san-francisco - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Leo, Zuckerberg and Tim Cook: Varadkar's mission to woo US tech companies
# Leo Actually
# Leo Actually

Leo, Zuckerberg and Tim Cook: Varadkar's mission to woo US tech companies

Nov 4th 2017, 8:00 AM 10,913 Views 61 Comments

Microsoft, Facebook and Apple – the Taoiseach made pitstop visits to them all this week.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Patriots deal QB Jimmy Garoppolo to 49ers
# JIMMY G
From The42
# JIMMY G

Patriots deal QB Jimmy Garoppolo to 49ers

Oct 31st 2017, 11:51 AM 6,389 Views 13 Comments

Bill Belichick, you evil genius.

# san-francisco - Friday 22 September, 2017

Thursday night record set on the west coast as the Rams edge 80-point thriller
# Shoot-out
From The42
# Shoot-out

Thursday night record set on the west coast as the Rams edge 80-point thriller

Sep 22nd 2017, 10:57 AM 4,673 Views 7 Comments

Jared Goff lit up Levi’s Stadium last night while 49ers QB Brian Hoyer will rue two big interceptions.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

'Where does it end?': Selfie-taking monkey at centre of copyright lawsuit
# Monkey Business
# Monkey Business

'Where does it end?': Selfie-taking monkey at centre of copyright lawsuit

Jul 12th 2017, 10:50 PM 26,659 Views 46 Comments

Pictures taken by the monkey ended up in a wildlife book.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

An Air Canada plane almost landed on crowded taxiway instead of runway in San Francisco
# Near Miss
# Near Miss

An Air Canada plane almost landed on crowded taxiway instead of runway in San Francisco

Jul 11th 2017, 10:49 PM 26,942 Views 14 Comments

“Where’s this guy going? He’s on the taxiway,” one of the pilots on the ground said.

# san-francisco - Monday 3 July, 2017

'They're very affectionate': Rat cafe opens in San Francisco
# Rats In
# Rats In

'They're very affectionate': Rat cafe opens in San Francisco

Jul 3rd 2017, 11:41 AM 33,552 Views 45 Comments

The breakfast will cost you about $50.

# san-francisco - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Three men shot dead by co-worker in San Francisco identified
# UPS
# UPS

Three men shot dead by co-worker in San Francisco identified

Jun 15th 2017, 7:32 AM 14,690 Views 26 Comments

A union official says the gunman had filed a grievance complaining that he was working excessive overtime.

# san-francisco - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Four killed and others injured after San Francisco warehouse shooting
# Potrero Hill
# Potrero Hill

Four killed and others injured after San Francisco warehouse shooting

Jun 14th 2017, 8:00 PM 53,599 Views 32 Comments

The shooter is thought to be an employee at the delivery company.

# san-francisco - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'The depression was just gone': People are microdosing LSD to try to improve their lives
# New Trend
# New Trend

'The depression was just gone': People are microdosing LSD to try to improve their lives

Apr 23rd 2017, 9:10 AM 32,838 Views 51 Comments

Microdosing acid is becoming increasingly popular in the US.

# san-francisco - Thursday 9 February, 2017

'See you in court!' - US appeals court upholds suspension of Trump travel ban
# Travel Unbanned
# Travel Unbanned

'See you in court!' - US appeals court upholds suspension of Trump travel ban

Feb 9th 2017, 11:22 PM 27,844 Views 98 Comments

The US president’s controversial ban was suspended by a federal judge last week.

# san-francisco - Thursday 29 December, 2016

This fancy restaurant is serving food on iPads and we have had it, officially
# We Want Plates
From The Daily Edge
# We Want Plates

This fancy restaurant is serving food on iPads and we have had it, officially

Dec 29th 2016, 2:03 PM 6,524 Views 3 Comments

Yes, on iPads. Real iPads.

# san-francisco - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Uber has put the brakes on its self-driving cars in California
# Uber Unhappy
# Uber Unhappy

Uber has put the brakes on its self-driving cars in California

Dec 22nd 2016, 12:55 PM 6,160 Views 14 Comments

Self-driving Uber cars were being tested in defiance of a state order to halt the programme.

# san-francisco - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Death toll from California dance party fire rises to 24
# Oakland
# Oakland

Death toll from California dance party fire rises to 24

Dec 4th 2016, 5:25 PM 22,829 Views 7 Comments

The search for bodies is expected to continue for at least 48 hours.

# san-francisco - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Health officials investigate after Thanksgiving meal linked with three deaths
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

Health officials investigate after Thanksgiving meal linked with three deaths

Dec 3rd 2016, 7:10 AM 13,647 Views 2 Comments

At least 14 others were sick after the church-sponsored meal.

# san-francisco - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Watch out Apple - Google has finally hit the market with an uber smartphone of its own
# Google Pixel
# Google Pixel

Watch out Apple - Google has finally hit the market with an uber smartphone of its own

Oct 4th 2016, 10:55 PM 26,951 Views 50 Comments

Google’s Pixel smartphone range, along with all sorts of other tech tidbits, launched in San Francisco today.

# san-francisco - Monday 8 August, 2016

Young man shot dead while playing Pokemon Go at San Francisco tourist attraction
# Aquatic Park
# Aquatic Park

Young man shot dead while playing Pokemon Go at San Francisco tourist attraction

Aug 8th 2016, 2:55 PM 21,374 Views 22 Comments

The 20-year-old and his friend had noticed someone watching them from the top of a hill.

# san-francisco - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment
# Living In A Box
# Living In A Box

Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment

Apr 2nd 2016, 6:00 PM 51,978 Views 59 Comments

If you think the rents in Dublin are crazy, you should see what they’re like in San Francisco, California…

# san-francisco - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Homeless man gets $100k reward for helping police capture fugitives
# California
# California

Homeless man gets $100k reward for helping police capture fugitives

Mar 16th 2016, 1:11 PM 16,926 Views 15 Comments

Matthew Hay-Chapman recognised the stolen white van from news reports and pointed the men out to police.

# san-francisco - Friday 11 March, 2016

This animal control officer's Twitter account is an absolute joy
# Officer Edith
From The Daily Edge
# Officer Edith

This animal control officer's Twitter account is an absolute joy

Mar 11th 2016, 11:00 AM 5,538 Views 1 Comment

Officer Edith, out there saving the raccoons, skunks and ducks of San Francisco.

# san-francisco - Monday 22 February, 2016

British tourist fighting for life after being stabbed in the head in San Francisco
# Attack
# Attack

British tourist fighting for life after being stabbed in the head in San Francisco

Feb 22nd 2016, 9:00 AM 19,976 Views 38 Comments

He was walking with his niece when the incident occurred.

# san-francisco - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Man charged with assault after choking a woman for reclining her seat on an airplane
# United States
# United States

Man charged with assault after choking a woman for reclining her seat on an airplane

Dec 17th 2015, 9:00 AM 23,498 Views 0 Comments

Lawrence Wells, 54, faces up to 10 years in prison.

# san-francisco - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Parole hearing brings back dark memories of the notorious "San Francisco witch killers"
# California Nightmares
# California Nightmares

Parole hearing brings back dark memories of the notorious "San Francisco witch killers"

Dec 5th 2015, 9:00 PM 34,342 Views 8 Comments

In the early 1980s, Suzan and Michael Carson went on a religious, drug-fuelled mission to rid the world of “witches” in California.

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