Budget analyst wants SF to cap spending on gasoline

San Francisco’s budget analyst wants to reduce the proposed five-year, $40 million gas contract being voted on Thursday to ensure…

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A very strange reaction

“Hey, cabbie! Can you turn up the music?” “Oh, sure,” I grumble and twist the volume knob to the right.…

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‘Blaze’ tells little-known story of country great

“Blaze,” directed by Ethan Hawke, is a free-flowing, honey-colored, emotionally satisfying ramble of a movie about Blaze Foley, the singer-songwriter…

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‘House with a Clock’ a magical family-friendly adventure

Based on a 1973 novel by John Bellairs, “The House with a Clock in Its Walls” is one of those…

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SF Prep Football Preview: Lincoln travels to El Camino, Sacred Heart Cathedral tangles with Valley Christian

Lincoln (3-0) @ El Camino (1-2), Friday, 7:30 p.m. Already boasting solid wins over Capuchino and Piedmont, the Mustangs have…

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Stephen Piscotty drives in five as Oakland Athletics snap three-game skid

By John Hickey Special to S.F. Examiner OAKLAND – Think of Wednesday's 10-0 Oakland Athletics win over the Angels as…

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Rapper, ‘Frisco Five’ protester Equipto arrested in Mission District confrontation with police

Protesters gathered at Mission Police Station Wednesday evening following the arrest of Bay Area hip-hop artist and activist Equipto during…

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