To endorse Prop. 10 or no? SF YIMBY faces soul-defining choice

San Francisco’s YIMBY Action is facing a difficult choice, one that may define the group for years to come. Will…

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Fear and Loathing in Frisco

The movie “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas” is currently on Netflix, so the other night my girlfriend and I…

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‘Minding the Gap’ a moving and brilliant skateboard movie

One of the year’s great, small treasures, Bing Liu’s extraordinary documentary “Minding the Gap” is like a deluxe skateboarding video,…

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Aug. 16-18: Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker, Sixto Rodriguez, Erasure, Charlie Puth, Merola Grand Finale, Polk Street Blues Festival, Festival of the Sea, 20th Street Block Party

THURSDAY, AUG. 16 Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker: The country stars co-headline their Summer Plays On Tour with special guest Russell…

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San Francisco Giants can’t complete sweep of Dodgers, waste big homer from Andrew McCutchen

LOS ANGELES -- Going into the final three games of the 2012 season, Derek Holland and the Texas Rangers needed…

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Bochy says the game has changed, with regards to players like Yasiel Puig

LOS ANGELES -- When Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig came out to catch the first pitch from second-year Los…

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Oakland Athletics drop 12-inning finale to Mariners, Astros await

By John Hickey Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND – The preliminaries are out of the way. With Wednesday’s agonizing 2-0…

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Checkered past of contractor in SF Muni tunnel death raises ‘red flag’

Public records reviewed Wednesday revealed another case where the contractor under scrutiny after a steel beam fell and killed a…

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