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As American cities recover from floods, hurricanes and violent political demonstrations, we take a look at one of San Francisco’s more unusual tools for disaster response.

Daily news roundup for Wednesday, October 28

Oct 28, 2015
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Here's what's happening in the Bay Area, as curated by KALW news:

S.F. Fire Department Removes Chief Arson Investigator // KQED News

“The San Francisco Fire Department has removed the head of its arson task force after he voiced repeated public complaints that the unit was understaffed and overwhelmed by hundreds of uncompleted investigations.