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SF Playhouse’s ‘Cabaret’ dazzling and timely

Nationalistic numbers reflect today’s America

July 5, 2019 / by Jean Schiffman

Giants meet with Larry Baer, plus Bergen injury update

President and CEO Larry Baer meets with players, plus updates on top prospects and Travis Bergen

July 5, 2019 / by Ryan Gorcey

SF Mime Troupe takes witty trip to Treasure Island

Environmental issues abound in fun political comedy

July 5, 2019 / by Jean Schiffman

Liam Hendriks added to American League All-Star roster

Australian reliever has gone from designated for assignment to All-Star in less than a year

July 5, 2019 / by Ryan Gorcey

Judge upholds legality of SF tax measures funding childcare, homelessness services

Business, anti-tax groups argued two-thirds majority required for approval

July 5, 2019 / by Laura Waxmann

SF saw a big increase in homelessness this year. But exactly how big depends on who counts as homeless.

City count identifies 1,700 more homeless people than official numbers based on federal guidelines.

July 5, 2019 / by Joshua Sabatini

Assault suspect struck, killed on freeway

Suspect was seen running on to I-280 after officers responded to Balboa Park Station

July 5, 2019 / by Theophile Larcher

Films open Friday, July 5, 2019

Acclaimed Mexican observational drama ‘Chambermaid’ at Roxie

July 5, 2019 / by Wire Service

Semien slam seals A’s series win

Marcus Semien goes yard twice as Oakland clinches series

July 4, 2019 / by Andrew Tan

Small Business Commission backs plans to charge consumers 25 cents per checkout bag

Increase intended to encourage the use of reusables

July 4, 2019 / by Joshua Sabatini

A’s Chad Pinder available after twisting ankle

Oakland catcher Nick Hundley on his way back in pregame notebook

July 4, 2019 / by Andrew Tan

Athletics top prospect Jesus Luzardo suffers injury setback

The lefty pitcher is out indefinitely with a Grade 2 lat strain

July 4, 2019 / by Alex Hall

If you support the detention camps, you’re a bad person

Driving down Interstate 10 toward the hotel I could see the border…

July 4, 2019 / by Stuart Schuffman

ZSFGH patient stabbed on hospital campus

ZSFGH stabbing victim was already a patient at the hospital

July 4, 2019 / by Laura Waxmann

State bar issues fraud alert concerning immigration attorneys, consultants

Immigrants who may be seeking legal aid are warned of fraud alert

July 4, 2019 / by Wire Service

Good Day July 4-6, 2019

Peninsula Family Fourth, SF Fourth at the Wharf, Pier 39 Fourth, Menlo Park Parade, San Mateo Fourth in the Park, SF Symphony, Howard Jones & Men Without Hats, Laborfest 2019, SF Ethnic Dance Festival

July 4, 2019 / by Wire Service

‘Maiden’ a dazzling doc about female sailors

Film thrillingly details history-making Whitbread race

July 4, 2019 / by Anita Katz

Amy Taylor fronts Amyl and the Sniffers with gusto

Former deli worker brings energy to Austrialian punk outfit

July 4, 2019 / by Tom Lanham

What’s Pride got to do with it?

‘Does that make me jaded?’ asks the guy in the back of my taxi

July 4, 2019 / by Kelly Dessaint

Blake Treinen returns for A’s, gives up winning run to Twins

Athletics closer Blake Treinen comes off injured list, falters in extra-inning affair

July 4, 2019 / by Alex Hall