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San Francisco: Consolidated city-county in California, US
San Francisco, officially the City and County of San Francisco and colloquially known as The City, SF, or Frisco and San Fran, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California. San Francisco is the 16th most populous city in the United States, and the fourth most populous in California, with 881,549 residents as of 2019. It covers an area of about 46.89 square miles (121.4 km2), mostly at the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula in the San Francisco Bay Area, making it the second most densely populated large U.S. city, and the fifth most densely populated U.S. county, behind only four of the five New York City boroughs. San Francisco is the 12th-largest metropolitan statistical area in the United States by population, with 4.7 million people, and the fourth-largest by economic output, with GDP of $549 billion in 2018. With San Jose, it forms the fifth most populous combined statistical area in the United States, the San Jose–San Francisco–Oakland, CA Combined Statistical Area.

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Watch: Northern Californian skies turn orange as smoke rages from wildfires [Video]

Watch: Northern Californian skies turn orange as smoke rages from wildfires

Smoke from raging wildfires blanketed parts of Northern California. San Francisco witnessed a hazy orange-coloured sky. Dense smog covered the skyline of the California city. Netizens took to Twitter..

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Orange skies in San Francisco's Bay Area as smoke blocks out the sun [Video]

Orange skies in San Francisco's Bay Area as smoke blocks out the sun

Skies were so dark at times that it appeared more night than day.View on euronews

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Wildfire smoke turns skyline of San Francisco orange [Video]

Wildfire smoke turns skyline of San Francisco orange

San Francisco in United States is witnessing unusual sky colour, a hazy orange due to wildfire smoke. Fog blankets the skyline of California's city. Series of wildfires broke out in bay area in August...

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Pelosi defends salon visit, says she was 'set up' [Video]

Pelosi defends salon visit, says she was 'set up'

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pushed back on criticism Wednesday that she flouted local health regulations by getting her hair done at a San Francisco salon, arguing she was "set up."

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Pelosi's Hair Appointment Violates COVID Restrictions [Video]

Pelosi's Hair Appointment Violates COVID Restrictions

On Monday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi got her hair styled inside a San Francisco hair salon. CNN reports that this visit was a violation of the city's Covid-19 safety regulations that enraged the..

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No Good Deed? California Firefighters Beg Residents To Stop 'Helping' [Video]

No Good Deed? California Firefighters Beg Residents To Stop 'Helping'

With hundreds of fires blazing across California, firefighters are strapped for both resources and manpower. In response, residents have organized to put out flames themselves in a large swath of land..

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California seeks help as wildfires threaten communities [Video]

California seeks help as wildfires threaten communities

Nearly two dozen massive wildfires continued to ravage parts of California on Saturday, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CalFire) said. Edward Baran reports.

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New video shows altercation involving NBA's Masai Ujiri and San Francisco sheriff''s deputy [Video]

New video shows altercation involving NBA's Masai Ujiri and San Francisco sheriff''s deputy

Raptors President files countersuit in courtside altercation

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Raptors' Ujiri countersues over altercation [Video]

Raptors' Ujiri countersues over altercation

The Toronto Raptors President of Basketball Operation, Masai Ujiri has filed a countersuit against San Francisco deputy Alan Strickland over an altercation the two had after the Raptors won Game 6 of..

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'I'm surprised': Trump on Biden picking Kamala Harris as VP candidate [Video]

'I'm surprised': Trump on Biden picking Kamala Harris as VP candidate

US President Donald Trump launched a scathing attack on Kamala Harris, after Joe Biden picked her as his running mate for the US Presidential polls scheduled for later this year. President Donald..

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Morikawa holds off England’s Casey to claim US PGA Championship [Video]

Morikawa holds off England’s Casey to claim US PGA Championship

Courtesy: PGA of America American Collin Morikawa holds a press conferenceafter winning the US PGA Championship in sensational fashion after a thrillingfinal round in San Francisco. Morikawa emerged..

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Woman shares bed with partner, pig and his French bulldog [Video]

Woman shares bed with partner, pig and his French bulldog

When Maddie Johnson is rudely awoken from her slumber by the noise of snoring'like a pig,' it gives a whole new meaning to 'hogging the duvet,' as it isnot her partner Stephen, but her pet porker who..

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A Bus Driver Tried To Protect His Passengers. He Was Beaten With A Baseball Bat [Video]

A Bus Driver Tried To Protect His Passengers. He Was Beaten With A Baseball Bat

San Francisco, California, was an early adopter of mandatory preventative measures to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19. One mandate called for the wearing of masks on all public..

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