Death

FACT/SF turns 10 with premiere of ‘death’

San Francisco choreographer Charles Slender-White’s upcoming premiere “death” at CounterPulse represents the…

 

Muni tunnel death: Breed orders better ‘checks and balances’ after company’s safety record revealed

After the San Francisco Examiner uncovered the checkered safety record of a…

 

Fats Domino leaves rockin’ piano legend behind

Ain’t that a shame: Antoine “Fats” Domino, the pioneering "Blueberry Hill" piano…

 

Demetri Martin chats about his directorial debut ‘Dean’

Demetri Martin was inspired by the great standup comic Steven Wright, but…

Stars remember Don Rickles, ‘Mr. Warmth,’ with mirth

Even though he was known for harshness, comedian Don Rickles is being…

Man pinned between BART car and platform Wednesday evening dies

A 31-year-old man who became pinned between a BART platform and a…

Arson found to be cause of fire that killed 70-year-old woman

A fire late last month in San Mateo that killed a 70-year-old…

SFSU alum dead in Oakland ‘Ghost Ship’ fire

A graduate student at San Francisco State University is among the missing…

UPDATE: Cirque du Soleil cancels more SF shows after death of co-founder’s son

Cirque du Soleil performances in San Francisco were canceled Thursday for the…

Man hit by truck on SF’s Central Freeway dies, but gunshot wound to his leg remains a mystery

Early-morning commuters heading into central San Francisco encountered an injured man walking…

Two men killed in separate violent incidents in SF

Two San Francisco men died in separate violent incidents over the weekend…

Scoop: Warrant reveals doctor prescribed Prince drugs just before he died

The latest in the investigation of Prince’s death: A search warrant reveals…

Man killed doing electrical work at South Beach construction site

The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health is investigating the death…

Scoop: Mighty Merle played honest country music

No one was quite like country great Merle Haggard. The grizzled “Okie…

Decade of tracking homeless deaths in SF sheds light on imperfect system

Note to Readers: This story is part of a package investigating the…

Scoop: Garry Shandling redefined the TV sitcom

Rest in peace, Garry Shandling. The actor and comedian who masterminded the…

Scoop: Remembering ‘fifth Beatle’ George Martin with love

George Martin, the Beatles’ urbane producer who quietly guided the band’s swift,…

The Crimes of ‘Dr. Grant’

Is abortion murder? Today, the answer depends on your religious and moral…

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia dead at 79

Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme…

Scoop: Details of 911 call about Scott Weiland’s body revealed

A 911 transcript reveals the moment when Scott Weiland’s bandmates found the…