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Seizures of these unregistered firearms, known as “ghost guns,” have spiked in Oakland, accounting for 22% of the guns confiscated this year trib.al/vcQKwRI
"Let me ask you this question directly: How do I know you’re not an abusive chef, too?" @hooleil dives into the latest high-profile fine dining abuse allegation. trib.al/L7mq5tb
“A high influx of ghost guns means there’s less people legally owning them or legally purchasing them,” said Oakland Police Sgt. Steve Valle. “The concern is, anybody can get these.” trib.al/ziRpt6K
“Now that a lot of people can live anywhere they want for their job, making the region affordable is key to making sure a lot of people want to live and work here." trib.al/Jdy61Tm
The risks to athletes from across the globe, low vaccination rates and local opposition to the delayed 2020 Summer Olympics show we’re not yet in a post-pandemic world, putting the XXXII Olympiad in Tokyo in jeopardy. Story by @annkillion trib.al/WDWSfvo
If trends continue, move-outs will soon return to close to their 2019 numbers trib.al/mIxhpKp
"Uber's new headquarters in San Francisco’s Mission Bay shows that sometimes, disruption can be a good thing," writes @JohnKingSFChron trib.al/Ljc0fVV
Russell Lewis, 70, was the first in line as San Francisco Public Library opened for the first time in almost 14 months: “The library is like my best friend.” Story by @peterhartlaub: trib.al/toyFMoH
"Uber's new headquarters in San Francisco’s Mission Bay shows that sometimes, disruption can be a good thing," writes @JohnKingSFChron trib.al/Esg5G0N
The firearms are sometimes called “80% receivers” because they can be purchased with enough missing components to evade state and federal regulations trib.al/kGOcGOQ
Back in the fifth month of the pandemic, when the city needed joy more than ever, Kiri the Japanese Fire Truck arrived in San Francisco trib.al/mjATMND
Experience the features that make this region special: the land’s natural beauty, a rich tradition of artisanal craftsmanship and a deep, abiding love for eating and drinking deliciously trib.al/PDDC1A1
Find bánh mì, hand-pulled noodles, roasted crab, Sicilian pizza and more trib.al/kWeAeyW
San Francisco wasn’t the only California city to see move-outs spike during the pandemic, though it might have been the most extreme trib.al/iiimCS1
7 Bay Area arts and entertainment events to check out this week trib.al/n0dXEn3
Willie Mays, who turns 90 on Thursday, made a distinct impression on young Jack Nicklaus trib.al/cTkBjY4
The Peninsula and South Bay restaurant scenes are humming, with numerous businesses opening their doors there in recent weeks trib.al/8EiAIjm
The flood of move-outs has slowed to near pre-pandemic levels trib.al/YDgRqPu
California’s coronavirus case rates are approaching an all-time low, but in one county on the North Coast, the numbers are moving in the wrong direction. trib.al/jfEQvs6
I wrote a story too! And it’s even more 🥲🥲🥲 Wisdom and hope from Russell Lewis, a man who doesn’t go online and was first in line wh@SFPublicLibraryary opened its doors for the first time in 14 months. “The library is like my best friend.sfchronicle.com/local/article/…75x
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Overtime loss to Avs makes it official: @SanJoseSharks will miss the playoffs again. Story by @rossmckeon: trib.al/Z2PvElL
BREAKING: An overpass in Mexico City's metro collapsed Monday night, sending a train plunging downward, trapping cars under rubble and killing at least 13 people, authorities said. trib.al/zYPmRON
California updated its guidance on face coverings for fully vaccinated people. Here are the details: trib.al/D2sZ29F
A high school in the Tahoe area reported a coronavirus outbreak with more than 30 active cases, accounting for 26% of all active cases in Nevada County. trib.al/nYMhw3q
#Athletics edge Blue Jays with another Ramón Laureano home run the difference. Story by @matthewkawahara: trib.al/VoXDbky
Why @warriors' Steve Kerr's new nickname for Andrew Wiggins is "Mr. Consistent." via @Rusty_SFChron: trib.al/0YzCH2r
UPDATE: The Livermore City Council decides not to remove a planning commissioner who had suggested affordable housing would create a "ghetto" in the city’s downtown. trib.al/M7beMVm
California’s main rebate program to coax more drivers to buy electric has run out of money trib.al/EWsbdMX
Shooting incidents have spiked recently in San Francisco, with the number of gun violence victims to date rising by 181% — 26 to 73 as of April 19 — since last year, according to data trib.al/imDYXch
Suit challenges California rules on pet exams by vets trib.al/sxsh1O0
The Peninsula and South Bay restaurant scenes are humming, with numerous businesses opening their doors there in recent weeks trib.al/kJd3imB
Alameda County district attorney charges a parolee with felony assault and a hate crime in connection with a startling attack on the president of the Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce. via @rachelswan: trib.al/1Ic7mbr
Another allegation of an abusive chef surfaces. Will the fine dining world do anything this time? trib.al/tfdoZvx
The committee would examine how slavery, segregation, redlining, predatory financial practices, and other social and political ills contributed to the mistreatment and subsequent wealth gap and other disparities affecting Black people in the city trib.al/wdTezhA
In a letter to parents, school officials said “the majority, if not all of the positive cases, are a result from exposure during non-school related activities." trib.al/0heFGhG
“I am writing about my father in the past tense, and I cannot believe I am writing about my father in the past tense,” writes Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in “Notes on Grief" trib.al/a9pdtEg
Shooting incidents have spiked recently in San Francisco, with the number of gun violence victims to date rising by 181% — 26 to 73 as of April 19 — since last year, according to data trib.al/yQufNMq
A high school in the Tahoe area reported a coronavirus outbreak with more than 30 active cases, accounting for 26% of all active cases in Nevada County. trib.al/pgbJGdy
"Uber's new headquarters in San Francisco’s Mission Bay shows that sometimes, disruption can be a good thing," writes @JohnKingSFChron trib.al/clQvr4M
Marcus Semien, now a Blue Jay, returns to Oakland to face #Athletics. via @matthewkawahara: trib.al/1Cv2NiQ
Paula Creamer found her way back home to the Bay Area trib.al/6OXejiy
FINAL: Warriors get a 123-108 win over the Pelicans. Golden State played with the urgency this high-stakes game warranted, and that's a sign of progress for an inconsistent bunch.
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Over the next two years, the committee plans to explore possible financial compensation and other recommendations for the descendants of enslaved people trib.al/nAmSPqw
Idaho law banning transgender females from girls' and women's sports teams reaches appeals court. Story by @BobEgelko: trib.al/GOKqbus
Man who spent 17 years in prison for Orinda burglary is freed under new law. Story by @rachelswan: trib.al/0Bzn9qt
The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco re-examining the history of a dozen artworks in its collection, following a recent inquiry by a publication that raised questions about whether some of the institution’s holdings may have ties to Nazi-era art looting. trib.al/mIpE2cp
Oakland police say the untraceable guns are a key part of what has been a historic burst of violence over the past year, where shootings are up by 131% this year. trib.al/7yM1cJI
These "spunky" twin baby lemurs are a big deal at a Bay Area zoo. Here's why: trib.al/XDFWJ9E
Another allegation of an abusive chef surfaces. Will the fine dining world do anything this time? More in @hooleil's Bite Curious newsletter: trib.al/zcrOTlK
Police said a loaded handgun fell out of the man’s fanny pack as officers restrained him on the ground. trib.al/xVGiild
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