Soulskin Dance’s Adrianna Thompson takes on text in ‘Hero’

Soulskin Dance founder Adrianna Thompson’s first plan to follow up her dystopian-themed piece “To Command,” which premiered in March in…

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Vanessa Hua tells immigrants’ stories in debut novel

With two pregnant Chinese women on the run as her first novel’s protagonists, East Bay writer Vanessa Hua laughs when…

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Paul Young: Being on the road ‘eases the pain’

After losing his wife Stacey to brain cancer earlier this year, singer Paul Young says he was forced to push…

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Oakland A’s win behind Jonathan Lucroy’s big night

Jonathan Lucroy and the rest of the Oakland Athletics’ catchers have struggled offensively this year. In fact, if Lucroy was…

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San Francisco 49ers: Five takeaways from Indianapolis, including Alfred Morris and the right guard competition

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan called Saturday’s preseason game against the…

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Twin Peaks Tunnel reopens after months of construction, worker fatality

Muni service connecting West Portal to the Castro District resumed Saturday, wrapping up two-months of construction that included seismic upgrades,…

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Andrew Suarez returns to form as Hunter Pence, Brandon Crawford club homers in Giants win over Rangers

AT&T PARK -- Twice, on Saturday, the AT&T Park crowd bubbled to its feet in anticipation. The first was before…

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Buster Posey set for Monday surgery, San Francisco Giants to call up Aramis Garcia

AT&T PARK -- Though he's flying out to Colorado on Sunday to have season-ending hip surgery on Monday, San Francisco…

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