A man in his mid-20s on Market Street was shot in the leg Saturday night, one year since another man was shot and killed on Pink Saturday.
Octavio Meza said he was bullied into a corner by a mixed-martial-arts buff last year and was forced into nearly killing him — and now his attorney accuses prosecutors of bullying him into a plea deal.
Ed Lee’s mayoral campaign kickoff Saturday had signs, buttons, balloons, stickers, speeches and spirited chants of “Run, Ed, run!” — all the fanfare you could think of such an event having, except for one critical element. Ed Lee.
Call it the search for the “magic” bat. The never-ending debate over that one hitter who will turn the Giants into an offensive threat again is all Giants fans can talk about.
‘You don’t move your guys around?” the assistant coach asked, poking his head around the visitor’s dugout fence.
“I’ll come and talk to you when I’m done talking to my team,” the visiting manager said. “Now get out of my dugout.”
Rachelle “Rocky” McCann just wanted to play baseball. This was back in the 1970s, years before Colorado Silver Bullets coach Joe Pignatano nicknamed her Rocky and, of course, long before she married Robert Henley.
A.J. Allmendinger is back in the Bay Area, competing in today’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota-Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway and doing what he’s done all of his life: simply drive cars.
Dennis Desjardin, a San Francisco State University researcher, helped discover Spongiforma squarepantsii, a new mushroom species he named after Spongebob Squarepants, the children’s cartoon character.