Films opening Friday, Aug. 3, 2018

Christopher Robin: Winnie the Pooh’s friend, now grown (Ewan McGregor) is stressed and overwhelmed by life, but his childhood stuffed…

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Despite injury attrition, San Francisco Giants beat Arizona Diamondbacks for fourth straight win

With news of critical injuries to Johnny Cueto (Tommy John surgery) and Pablo Sandoval (torn hamstring), it would have been…

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Derek Carr takes advantage of Peyton Manning’s visit to Oakland Raiders training camp

NAPA, Calif. -- Both Jon Gruden and Peyton Manning got their big breaks in 1998. Manning was drafted first overall…

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Vatican calls for abolition of death penalty in new hard-line stance

ROME — Pope Francis on Thursday hardened the Catholic Church’s stance against the death penalty, with the church saying it…

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Congress sends firefighting planes to California, but they won’t help this year

WASHINGTON — More help is on the way for the increasingly devastating California fire season, thanks to Congress. Only trouble…

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49ers Training Camp: Fred Warner gets off to a physical start

By: C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The San Francisco 49ers have managed to avoiding big…

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Hurricane Maria claimed 1,139 lives in Puerto Rico over 3 months, new report estimates

It’s been almost a year since Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, battering the U.S. territory with heavy rain, flash…

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Chiu, Breed call on San Franciscans to oppose census citizenship question

Mayor London Breed joined Assemblymember David Chiu in Chinatown Thursday to encourage the public to oppose a question about citizenship…

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