CIA director nominee wins key Democratic support

WASHINGTON — Gina Haspel, President Donald Trump’s nominee to run the CIA, is on track to be confirmed by the…

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Folk rocker Laura Veirs writes songs and children’s books

Two years ago, nine albums into her classy career, Portland folk-rocker Laura Veirs got a surprise career boost. Oregon transplant…

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Mary Steenburgen on ‘Book Club’: Nothing ‘remotely like it’

In “Book Club,” Mary Steenburgen plays a woman who’s having problems in the bedroom with her husband, played by Craig…

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May 16-17: Dead Horses, Jack Challoner, Jeffrey Thomas Long, Ehud Barak, Margaret Jenkins Dance Company, Stand Up for Heroes, Animal Years, David Henry Hwang, Jeanine Tesori

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16 Dead Horses: Opening for Horse Feathers, the folk duo -- singer-songwriter Sarah Vos and bassist Daniel Wolff…

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San Francisco Giants: Daring move puts Giants on top against Reds

AT&T Park — Moments after Kelby Tomlinson spun to his knees, punctuating his bases-loaded strikeout, Pablo Sandoval emerged from the…

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Oakland Athletics: Piscotty homers as A’s clinch series in Boston for first time since 2012

A few exorcised demons, a sentimental moment and a tight finish all added up to give the Oakland Athletics a…

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Supes approve warning for non-citizen voters

San Francisco will begin non-citizen voting this November for school board elections, but those who register will be warned that…

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