World / Crime & Legal Feb 1, 2018

San Francisco to dismiss thousands of marijuana convictions

Thousands of San Francisco residents convicted of marijuana offenses since 1975 will see those convictions dismissed or reduced under an effort announced on Wednesday by the city's district attorney. California's Proposition 64, which legalized recreational pot use and possession and reduced criminal penalties, allowed people ...

Tilting, sinking San Francisco high-rise raises alarm

World Oct 24, 2016

Tilting, sinking San Francisco high-rise raises alarm

Pamela Buttery noticed something peculiar six years ago while practicing golf putting in her 57th-floor apartment at the luxurious Millennium Tower. The ball kept veering to the same corner of her living room. Those were the first signs for residents of the sleek, mirrored high-rise ...