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Sara Duchovnay and Michael Dailey are excellent in the premiere of the chamber opera “Howards End, America.” (Courtesy Jasmine Van T)

Operatic ‘Howards End, America’ a refreshing stateside spin on classic story

The world premiere of “Howards End, America,” by Bay Area composer Allen…

 

aiders running back Marshawn Lynch, left, drew the ire of Donald Trump on Monday. The episode led to the question, “How much better would the world be if they traded roles?” (Left: Courtesy Raiders; Right: Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

The President and the Rich Creep

You generally can’t know how history will look back on your own…

 

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign stop Tuesday at Alumisource, a metals recycling facility in Monessen, Pa. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

Trump declares era of ‘Americanism,’ hits Clinton on trade

MONESSEN, Pa. — Donald Trump called for a new era of economic…

 

U.S. President Barack Obama is given flowers by Linh Tran, the ceremonial flower girl, as he arrives on Air Force One at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Obama looks to boost economic, security ties in Asia

HANOI, Vietnam — President Barack Obama's mission in Vietnam and Japan is…

U.S. President Barack Obama is given flowers by Linh Tran, the ceremonial flower girl, as he arrives on Air Force One at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

A decade later, America is an exceptional nation

It is impossible for any American of a certain age to think…

Zucchero ready to bless America with his songs

He hails from Italy, looks like Slash’s eccentric top-hatted uncle, and has…

America set to release new album, ‘Back Pages,’ 40 years after platinum debut

Talk about killer song placement! The band America must still be reeling…

Video: This patriotic guy is really happy that Osama is dead

This YouTube video was posted in celebration of Osama bin Laden's death,…

Remember November? So does Tim Pawlenty

Those of you who saw Tim Pawlenty's epic introduction video yesterday might…

Dale Peterson wants you . . . to save America

Dale Peterson is going national and is recruiting an army of citizens…

Vincenza Scarpaci paints a picture of Italians in America

The author of “The Journey of the Italians in America” will be…

The America-effacing presidency of Obama

On the morning after the deadliest instance of Islamist terrorism in the…