The night we drove Yellow around

It was just like the old days. Before the taxi industry went to shit. Back when people still called cab…

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SF supervisors criticize PG&E response to Bernal Heights gas explosion

The nearly three hours it took Pacific Gas and Electric Co. to shut off the gas leak  that caused an…

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‘Shape of Water’ a gorgeous romance about monsters and outcasts

By now, many know of filmmaker Guillermo del Toro’s Bleak House, the name he has given his museum-sized collection of…

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Offbeat ‘Hope’ describes immigrant experience in Finland

Kindness flows beneath pokerfaced demeanors in the fable-like films of Finland’s Aki Kaurismaki. The writer-director’s “The Other Side of Hope”…

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Obama recalls Hitler, advocates democracy

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Dec. 8-9: Irene Tu, Andrew Orolfo, SoundBox, Adler Fellows Concert, Tommy Castro, John McLaughlin, Neo-Futurists, Norm Lewis, Sharp & Fine, Devon Allman, Aurora Mandolin Orchestra

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‘Darkest Hour’ cohorts amazed as Oldman becomes Churchill

Joe Wright, director of “Pride and Prejudice,” “Atonement,” “Hanna,” “Anna Karenina” and the new “Darkest Hour,” loves Kristin Scott Thomas’…

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Prosecutor accused of misconduct no longer employed by SF DA

A San Francisco prosecutor who was accused by the Public Defender’s Office of prosecutorial misconduct earlier this year is no…

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