Seal gets back to basics, and up close and personal

Call it an inevitability: His new “Standards” is the album Grammy-winning soul stylist Seal has been threatening to make throughout…

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‘Bright Star’ musical inspired by bluegrass and banjos

Folk artist Edie Brickell believes that “Bright Star” — the Tony-nominated, bluegrass-fueled musical that she developed with actor-musician Steve Martin…

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Prince Harry to marry US actress Meghan Markle

The royal family is expanding. Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, Prince Philip, said they were “delighted” for their grandson,…

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Family appeals ruling against lawsuit claiming SF’s sanctuary city policy led to killing of Kate Steinle

Attorneys for the family of Kate Steinle are appealing a federal judge’s decision to dismiss their claims against San Francisco…

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Nov. 28-29: Gordon Parks — Legacy, A John Waters Christmas, Trivium, Diane Cramer, Ron Ross, 555 California Tree Lighting Ceremony, Stereophonics

Tuesday, Nov. 28 Gordon Parks-Legacy: On view through Dec. 9, the multimedia exhibition explores the relationships between the works of…

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Documents reveal which streets SF is considering for Uber, Lyft curb pilot

A list of areas where parking spaces may be converted into Uber and Lyft loading zones has been narrowed to…

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White House is said to weigh personal mobile phone ban for staff

WASHINGTON — The White House may ban its employees from using personal mobile phones at work, raising concerns among staff…

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Sen. Schumer warns that companies providing at-home DNA tests can sell genetic info

At-home ancestry testing kits are popular presents this holiday season — but Sen. Charles Schumer cautioned Sunday that companies providing…

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