Films opening, film festivals Nov. 8-9, 2018

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs: Joel and Ethan Coen take on tales of the American West in this theatrical release…

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Rosamund Pike brings reporter Marie Colvin to life in ‘A Private War’

In “A Private War,” Rosamund Pike gives a committed, convincing performance as intrepid, eyepatch-wearing war correspondent Marie Colvin, who died…

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Academic Athletic Association football enters final week, as Central Coast Section starts playoffs

The Central Coast Section and North Coast Section playoffs will see their quarterfinals this week, and the Academic Athletic Association…

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Kolsky: Farhan Zaidi’s blend of traditional scouting and new-age baseball analytics will move Giants forward

I won’t lie to you here, I was hoping the Giants would hire Kim Ng for no reason more clever…

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SF Preps: St. Ignatius volleyball season ends in 3-0 loss to Marin Catholic

KENTFIELD, Calif. — As Lizzie Fleming approached the net, readying to leap up for a block, the Duke-bound St. Ignatius…

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Newsom intervenes in dispute over San Francisco’s water rights

In one of his first acts after securing the gubernatorial election, newly-minted Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom waded into a years-long dispute…

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New progressive board majority could shape mayor’s race

The progressives have the strongest membership on the Board of Supervisors in more than a decade following election night and…

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Benioff urges city to forge ahead with implementing Prop. C despite legal concerns

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff on Wednesday dismissed concerns that a measure passed Tuesday that stands to tax wealthy businesses such…

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