Walter Becker, co-founder of Steely Dan, dies at 67

Walter Becker, the co-founder, guitarist and bassist of Steely Dan, an act known for its wry nature and its low-key…

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‘No Wall on the Waterfront’ trial delayed until early next year

Those hoping for an outcome on the battle between the gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom-chaired State Lands Commission and San Francisco’s…

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Wiener’s late-night bar bill ‘gutted’ by Assembly committee

Frequent bar-goers should take a shot if they saw this one coming. A California Assembly committee Friday stalled a bill…

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38 hospitalized for heat-related illnesses in SF

Temperatures shattered records in San Francisco on Friday, reaching 106 degrees in the usually foggy city. The scorching weather continued…

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SF’s political watchdog agency proposes sweeping reforms, nonprofits cry foul

San Francisco’s reinvigorated political watchdog agency is taking on the notorious pay-to-play culture at City Hall with proposed sweeping reforms.…

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Sept. 4-5: SF Mime Troupe, Hamlet, Golden Gate Park Band, Sausalito Art Festival, El Rio Cowgirlpalooza, Gira di San Francisco, Tigertown

MONDAY, SEPT. 4 San Francisco Mime Troupe: The acclaimed musical comedy group’s timely satire, “Walls,” addresses immigrant issues in the…

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A’s finish winless road trip

The home team has won the Oakland Athletics’ last ten games. The problem is that the Athletics have only been…

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North Korea’s 6th nuclear test challenges Trump, sends signal to China

BEIJING — North Korea’s claim that it had successfully tested a hydrogen bomb raised the stakes on  Sunday in its…

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