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Top SF news: Saudis recruited Twitter workers to spy on users; mayor appears coasting to victory

Here's the most recent top news you may have missed in San Francisco.

Saudis recruited Twitter workers to spy on users, U.S. prosecutors say

The complaint unsealed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in San Francisco detailed a coordinated effort by Saudi officials to recruit employees at the social media giant to look up the private data of thousands of Twitter accounts.

Read the full story on PBS NewsHour.

Nearly half of San Francisco families are financially insecure: report

Why so many families struggle despite city’s high salaries

Read the full story on The Mercury News.

Disturbing video shows altercation involving 6 minors, security at San Francisco mall

Disturbing cellphone video shows an altercation involving six minors and security at Stonestown Galleria in San Francisco Sunday.

Read the full story on ABC7 News.

The Latest: San Francisco mayor appears coasting to victory

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Latest on election races for San Francisco (all times local): 9:50 p.m. San Francisco Mayor London Breed appears to be coasting to victory while a proposition to overturn a city ban on e-cigarette sales seems destined for defeat in municipal elections. 

Read the full story on SFGATE.

San Francisco moves forward with plan to put carpool, express lanes on Hwy 101, I-280

San Francisco transportation officials have green-lit a $4 million study to look at putting carpool and express lanes on Highway 101 and I-280 into the city.

Read the full story on ABC7 News.

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