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Witch Killers Face Early Parole Hearing

Witch
SAN FRANCISCO—A couple that owns the nickname, "The San Francisco Witch Killers" may soon receive early parole hearings under a new California law that affords older inmates special consideration. During a disturbing television interview in January 1983, Michael Bear Carson and his wife Suzan Carson confessed to one in a series of three murders they committed in the name of...

“PLL” Recap: ‘Songs Of Innocence’

HOLLYWOOD—The liars have escaped “A’s” dollhouse, but the remnants of his torture have side effects that have left the liars in a troubled state of mind. Those aftershocks were resonated in the latest episode ‘Songs of Innocence’ which saw the ladies dealing with the emotional fallout in a variety of ways. The episode opened with the liars being treated in...

Team USA Wins, 3-1

WINNIPEG—Southern California soccer fans had plenty to cheer about—along with the rest of the world—while watching the US women’s national soccer team defeat Australia, 3-1, on Monday, June 8, inside Winnipeg Stadium. The American team, who has never lost an opening World Cup match, escaped an impressive effort early on from the Australians in Game 1 of this years World...

Warriors Lose Game 2 In OT

OAKLAND—LeBron James’ candid emotion as the buzzer sounded Sunday night, revealed to the world all it took for his team to win on the road inside Oracle Arena. The four-time league MVP’s honest celebration projected a sense of triumph and relief all in the same moment after earning a 95-93 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of...

Hyde Returns To Practice With Big Shoes To Fill

Hyde
SAN FRANCISCO—Carlos Hyde has some big shoes to fill when the 2015 season kicks off. Expected to be the first 49ers running back not named Frank Gore to start a season in a decade, the second-year tailback returned to practice for the first time on June 5 after missing all of OTA's and voluntary workouts with a leg injury. Now healthy,...

Punter Andy Lee Traded To Browns

Punter
SAN FRANCISCO—The mass exodus that began with head coach Jim Harbaugh continued with Saturday's news that punter Andy Lee has been traded from the San Francisco 49ers to the Cleveland Browns. Lee, an 11-year NFL veteran, was traded to Cleveland in exchange for a seventh round draft choice in 2017. A three-time Pro Bowl selection, Lee became expendable after the team...

I-80 Crash: Man Killed Driving Stolen Vehicle

I-80
SAN FRANCISCO—A suspect driving at speeds as high as 100 mph was killed after he crashed a stolen vehicle into a concrete pillar on Highway I-80 in San Francisco on June 6. Per the California Highway Patrol, a man driving at high speeds in a 1998 Acura Integra on the eastbound portion of Highway I-80 crashed lost control of the...

Rape Kits Dating Back To 2003 Remain Untested

Rape kits
SAN FRANCISCO—Citing a "maxed out" crime lab in a state of disarray, San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr has rejected an offer by the District Attorney's office to apply for grants that will fund the testing of old rape kits. Prosecutors in District Attorney George Gascón's office wanted to submit applications for two such grants this spring, funds that would...

Bicyclist Struck, Killed By Police Vehicle

Bicyclist
SAN FRANCISCO—A bicyclist was struck and killed by a San Francisco Police Department patrol car near John McLaren Park late on June 5. The accident took place at approximately 9 p.m. at a bend in Persia Avenue near the crossing of Sunnydale Avenue. Immediately after the crash, the officers called for an ambulance. Paramedics responded to the scene, where they pronounced...

Eight Suspects Carry Out Home Invasion

Eight
SAN FRANCISCO—Authorities are searching for a group of eight armed suspects who broke into a Parkmerced home and robbed six victims at gunpoint. The robbery took place on Friday, June 5 on 100 block of Crespi Drive near the San Francisco State University campus. At approximately 1 a.m., a male occupant of the home opened the door to discover eight male...
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