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David Letterman says goodbye to late-night in star-filled show

NEW YORK (AP) — David Letterman was ushered into retirement Wednesday by…

Ban on flat shoes kicks off furor at Cannes Film Festival

The Cannes Film Festival might represent the cutting edge of cinema, but…

Green Day plays surprise secret show at 924 Gilman

Novelist Thomas Wolfe once said, “You can’t go home again,” but Green…

Taylor Swift shows affection, debuts video at Billboard

Taylor Swift and Chris Brown showed affection at the Billboard Music Awards…

A few tips on how to read a wine label

Wine labels can seem very confusing, but they don’t need to be.…

At Hawker Fare, take your perfectly paired cocktail upstairs or downstairs

In a city as cramped and expensive as San Francisco, businesses need…

Marcella’s joyfully serves the ultimate lasagna

I grew up eating lasagna. The no-cook noodles came out of a…

Stylish, flavorful Indian dining at Rasoi in Burlingame

Aslam’s Rasoi in the Mission has been a favorite Indian and Pakistani…

Australia threatens to euthanize Johnny Depp's dogs

Get out of Australia, Johnny Depp — or the doggies get it.…

Cate Blanchett has had ‘many’ dates with women

In "Carol," a movie debuting at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday,…

Dolan: Green bike boxes make intersections safer for all

Bike To Work Day is today and, according to the San Francisco…

Fox canceling 'American Idol' after 15th season

Say goodbye to cringe-worthy auditions, bickering judges and a progressively bland parade…

Bartender at The Sea in Palo Alto knows the art of cocktails

The Sea by Alexander’s Steakhouse may have an unwieldy name, but every…

Get your tipple on in S.F. cultural institutions

There’s only so much art you can process without taking a break.…

Many tasty sandwiches at Prime Dip and King’s

Sandwiches are the theme this week. Prime Dip, which has three San…

Panchita’s keeps on serving satisfying pupusas on 16th Street

Every night around 6 or so, the women of Panchita's Pupuseria set…

Stone: The end of an era for cortisone

Cortisone is a therapeutic drug used to fight ailments ranging from asthma…

Cartoons can lead kids to bad food habits

Wow! That’s Dora the Explorer on a box of frozen treats. And…

Criteria for brain death differs in other states

This week’s question comes from Mark in Oakland, who asks: Q: “I…

Jennifer Lawrence wants $20 million for next film

Jennifer Lawrence was promised $20 million for her next film, and she’s…