| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:06 PM
America’s worst fans? Right now, it’s a close race between the folks who “root” for the Houston Texans and those who “occupy” the seats at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park to cheer on the 49ers. With a “...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:08 AM
A homeless woman's longtime drug dealer was found guilty Tuesday of dousing her with gasoline and burning her alive in a parking lot at Candlestick Park in San Francisco.
Mia Sagote, 36, of San Francisco was found guilty of murder, robbery and...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 9:44 AM
When Jay-Z was ruling the Billboard charts in 1998 –– the year of the multiplatinum album “Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life,” and its hit singles "Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)" and "Can I Get A..." –– a band called...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Candlestick Park, home of the San Francisco 49ers, is slated for demolition in 2014. The football team will move to a new Santa Clara stadium after its 2013 season....
| Nov 24, 2012
| 4:26 PM
The second and final day of the world’s largest music and memorabilia expo continues today in Montgomery County, but one of its biggest draws has canceled. The Not Just Rock Expo, a 26-year Thanksgiving weekend tradition that brings together fans......
| Nov 19, 2012
| 10:37 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — It's too bad Colin Kaepernick wasn't available when Phil Emery set out to find a backup quarterback.
The first-year general manager had to strike quickly to find an experienced No. 2. The Bears invested big money in Jason Campbell,...
| Sep 17, 2012
The San Francisco 49ers topped the Detroit Lions 27-19 on Sunday night at Candlestick Park in San Francisco.
Niners' quarterback Alex Smith was 20-31 for 226 yards and two touchdown passes, both were to tight end Vernon Davis.
The first came just 2:35...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 1:38 PM
SAN FRANCISCO – Penalties and self-inflicted blunders did the Miami Dolphins in again.
Due largely to miscues the 49ers defeated the Dolphins, 27-13, on Sunday at Candlestick Park, a loss that practically ends Miami's slim playoff hopes.
| Feb 20, 2013
| 12:24 PM
The grand old names—the ones we gave to places before somebody invented “naming rights” for sports venues—can still stir the American spirit with their roughhewn poetry: Camden Yards, Fenway Park, Yankee Stadium, Candlestick Park,...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 2:57 PM
The Chicago Tribune photo team employs a full-on blitz for Chicago Bears Monday Night Football appearances -- we'll have three staff photographers on the field at Candlestick Park and photo editors ready to receive their images back in Chicago.
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Greetings from Candlestick Park, where it’s suddenly summer again and the NFC West co-leading Seahawks and 49ers are preparing for what should one very hot Thursday night matchup, regardless of the temperature.
The 49ers have won the past three...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 9:37 PM
Two more men have been arraigned in the slaying of a known Compton gang member, the man a San Francisco couple believe was their 17-year-old daughter’s pimp. Antonio Gilton, 26, and Alfonso Williams, 35, both pleaded not guilty Thursday to......