San Francisco Giants call up catcher Aramis Garcia to replace Buster Posey, who goes on 10-day DL

By Doug Bruzzone Special to S.F. Examiner AT&T PARK --  Just a few months ago, Aramis Garcia's call-up to the…

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John McCain, war hero, political maverick and GOP standard-bearer, dies at 81

Arizona Sen. John McCain, who survived 5 years as a prisoner of war in Vietnam to become one of the…

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Last baby born at St. Luke’s hospital as new CPMC campus opens

He won't realize it until much later, but Francis Peterson will eventually be able to brag that he was just…

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Gun violence prevention worker fatally shot ‘point blank’ during lunch break

The gun-violence prevention worker fatally shot in the Bayview earlier this month was outside his home when he was struck…

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Game of the Week: San Mateo-Serra can’t overcome injuries in Honor Bowl loss to Gardena-Serra

MOUNTAIN VIEW -- With its top two defenders sidelined and constant rotation on both offensive and defensive fronts, reigning CIF…

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Campaign contributions pour into school board race

Front runners are emerging as campaign cash and endorsements are trickling into the school board race, narrowing down an exceptionally…

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Iconic Adelaida Cellars

I recently spent some time in Paso Robles visiting old favorites like Adelaida Cellars and Tablas Creek from the Adelaida…

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Scraping the bottom of the barrel to argue against rent control

In November, California votes on Proposition 10. Opponents have deployed arguments so bizarre they don’t pass the straight face test…

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