SFPD shoots, kills armed robbery suspect hidden in trunk of car

San Francisco police shot and killed an armed robbery suspect allegedly hidden in the trunk of a car late Tuesday…

7 months ago

Wu Man brings a Chinese village ensemble to the Bay

Wu Man, the best known virtuoso player of the pipa, a lute-like four-stringed Chinese instrument, is also an acclaimed ethnomusicologist.…

7 months ago

The Naked and Famous goes acoustic

From their current base of Los Angeles, Thom Powers and Alisa Xayalith -- co-vocalists for New Zealand electro-rock outfit The…

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March 7-8: Jeff Dunham, CIFIKA, Jospeh Lease, Janet Napolitano, Vegas Tenold, Betty Reid Soskin, Effie Lee Morris tribute, ZZ Ward, Schwabacher Recital, Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle, Walk Off the Earth, Tatiana Maslany

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7 Jeff Dunham: The ventriloquist from Texas, a comic known for his politically incorrect characters, brings his “Passively…

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Weinstein Co. deal collapses in yet another twist, pushing studio closer to bankruptcy

The deal for an investor group to acquire Harvey Weinstein’s former movie and TV studio has collapsed in yet another…

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Warriors hit 50-win plateau for 5th consecutive season

OAKLAND — Near the close of the opening quarter on Tuesday night, Stephen Curry found himself racing up the court…

7 months ago

Aldon Smith’s fall makes for profoundly sad tale

On April 28, 2011, the San Francisco 49ers used their seventh overall pick on a linebacker out of Missouri named…

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US wants ‘concrete steps’ from Pyongyang as Koreas plan summit

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has agreed to halt nuclear and missile tests if it can hold talks with…

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