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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# San Francisco

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'They're very affectionate': Rat cafe opens in San Francisco
The breakfast will cost you about $50.
Three men shot dead by co-worker in San Francisco identified
A union official says the gunman had filed a grievance complaining that he was working excessive overtime.
Four killed and others injured after San Francisco warehouse shooting
The shooter is thought to be an employee at the delivery company.
'The depression was just gone': People are microdosing LSD to try to improve their lives
Microdosing acid is becoming increasingly popular in the US.
'See you in court!' - US appeals court upholds suspension of Trump travel ban
The US president’s controversial ban was suspended by a federal judge last week.
This fancy restaurant is serving food on iPads and we have had it, officially
Yes, on iPads. Real iPads.
Uber has put the brakes on its self-driving cars in California
Self-driving Uber cars were being tested in defiance of a state order to halt the programme.
Death toll from California dance party fire rises to 24
The search for bodies is expected to continue for at least 48 hours.
Health officials investigate after Thanksgiving meal linked with three deaths
At least 14 others were sick after the church-sponsored meal.
Watch out Apple - Google has finally hit the market with an uber smartphone of its own
Google’s Pixel smartphone range, along with all sorts of other tech tidbits, launched in San Francisco today.
Young man shot dead while playing Pokemon Go at San Francisco tourist attraction
The 20-year-old and his friend had noticed someone watching them from the top of a hill.
Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment
If you think the rents in Dublin are crazy, you should see what they’re like in San Francisco, California…
Homeless man gets $100k reward for helping police capture fugitives
Matthew Hay-Chapman recognised the stolen white van from news reports and pointed the men out to police.
This animal control officer's Twitter account is an absolute joy
Officer Edith, out there saving the raccoons, skunks and ducks of San Francisco.
British tourist fighting for life after being stabbed in the head in San Francisco
He was walking with his niece when the incident occurred.
Man charged with assault after choking a woman for reclining her seat on an airplane
Lawrence Wells, 54, faces up to 10 years in prison.
Parole hearing brings back dark memories of the notorious "San Francisco witch killers"
In the early 1980s, Suzan and Michael Carson went on a religious, drug-fuelled mission to rid the world of “witches” in California.
More passengers are complaining about Aer Lingus than Ryanair
This follows Ryanair’s move towards becoming more customer friendly last year.
A low-fare airline is about to start flying from Ireland to Los Angeles and San Francisco
Are you watching, Michael O’Leary?
Beloved Yes Equality campaigner dies in San Francisco
23-year-old Dean MacCearraín (McCarron), originally from Monaghan, died while visiting the area for his brother’s wedding.
Praise for brave Berkeley survivor who says he feels guilty he survived
Murray is one of seven Irish students who were injured when a balcony collapsed in Berkeley, San Francisco in June.
This €9 million San Francisco home has its own electric car charger
It’s pretty nice.
Man finds $20, plays lottery and wins $1 million
One very lucky guy.
This startup founded by Irish guys is about to be HUGE... and they found a pretty unique way to tell people
Intercom, the “Whatsapp of customer service”, have announced a huge funding and jobs coup… with a cartoon.
San Francisco paints walls with repellent that makes pee spray back on your shoes and pants
San Francisco was forced to tackle public urination after a light pole corroded by urine recently fell on a car.
San Francisco is being sued over its sugary drinks warning labels
It has also banned advertising sugary drinks on city property, like billboards.
Police WILL be investigating the Berkeley balcony collapse after all
They’ll be part of investigations led by the District Attorney’s Office.
Report on Berkeley balcony collapse finds wooden beams had severe dry rot
The City Building and Safety Division issued a summary of initial findings last night from the investigation of the fatal balcony failure a week ago.
Bodies of four Berkeley tragedy victims arrive home
Their families have thanked everyone for their support.
'You're no better than any drug dealer': Life in prison for 'Silk Road' website creator
Ross Ulbricht earned $18 million from commissions on one million online drug deals.
Twitter has painted #HomeToVote on the wall of its San Francisco HQ
The hashtag trended all over the world as Ireland went to the polls last Friday.
Who said BOOM? This San Fran home 'in a deteriorative state' just sold for $1.2 million
We say boom.
PHOTOS: Have a look inside the most expensive Airbnb listing in San Francisco
Going to the West Coast with 15 others? This *could* be an option.
Paul McGinley has Ryder Cup mementos and golf clubs stolen in the US
Europe’s winning captain was only in the country 90 minutes when the incident happened.
US zoo asks jilted lovers to adopt a cockroach in their ex's name this Valentine's Day
Don’t get mad. Get a cockroach.
The 10 most popular comments on in 2014
From Irish Water to John Gilligan, here are the comments which got the most thumbs up from other readers this year.
Police are looking for Santa Claus because he robbed a bank
You’d think he’d stick out, right? Read on…
Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
Everyone’s talking about the cost of water meters, a direct provision priest and unusual robbery in Dublin.
Window cleaner survives 11-story fall onto moving car
The man suffered critical injuries, but he was conscious, police said.
Kaepernick's 80-yard pass swings game for 49ers
Colin had his homework done.