After nearly 30 years, Dream Syndicate back on tour

San Francisco will always hold a special significance for Los Angeles-bred, New York-based Steve Wynn: It’s where his 1980s neo-psychedelic…

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Dec. 14-15: Garrett + Moulton Productions, Band Together 2, Smuin Christmas Ballet, Night at the Jewseum, Roxie Mixtape, There Is Not Alas Where I Live, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale, Alfredo Rodriguez

THURSDAY, DEC. 14 Garrett + Moulton Productions: The dance troupe’s 15th anniversary season features three premieres: a large-scale ball-passing work…

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‘Last Jedi’ vies for best of ‘Star Wars’ status

If the new trilogy of “Star Wars” sequels is deliberately mirroring the original 1977-83 trilogy, then “Star Wars: The Last…

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Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton appoints Tina Smith to US Senate

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Wednesday appointed Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to the U.S. Senate, where she’ll replace…

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As Thomas blaze grows, firefighters continue the battle: ‘This fire is a beast and you’re gonna kill it’

LOS ANGELES — The Thomas fire, which has burned through Ventura County for more than a week and entered Santa…

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GOP leaders reach deal to cut corporate rate to 21%, lower top individual rate to 37%

WASHINGTON — Republican leaders on Wednesday agreed on a final tax cut plan that would lower the corporate rate to…

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Sadness hangs in the air as SF presses on, one day after Mayor Ed Lee’s death

One day after the unexpected death of Ed Lee, a somber tone permeated City Hall Wednesday while day-to-day duties of…

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Jack Del Rio, Raiders intent on getting back on track, ignoring ‘outside noise’

The Oakland Raiders started this week angry. They had just lost a crucial divisional game to the Kansas City Chiefs.…

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