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Adam Silver suggested Kevin Durant teaming up with the Warriors was wrong. He must not be paying attention to his own league’s history. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Warriors are too good? Silver needs to do his homework

So Adam Silver doesn’t like the idea of a Warriors super team,…

 

This Tuesday, March 17, 2015, file photo shows Robert Durst is transported from Orleans Parish Criminal District Court to the Orleans Parish Prison after his arraignment on murder charges in New Orleans.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Fugitive real estate heir agrees to Los Angeles extradition

LOS ANGELES — A New York real estate heir has agreed to…

 

Levi’s Stadium has been selected to host the College Football Playoff National Championship in January 2019. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Levi’s right fit for 2019 college football title game

Unlike the 49ers, Levi’s Stadium is having no trouble winning its competitions.…

 

In this Dec. 17. 2005 file photo, St. Bernard Parish Deputy Fire Chief A.J. Seruntine, right, talks with Rocky Morales and Suzanne Guidroz as they clean up their destroyed home in Delacroix Island in St. Bernard Parish, La. south of New Orleans.  (Gerald Herbert/AP, 2005)

Gulf eats away at coast outside levee-protected New Orleans

DELACROIX, La. — Rocky Morales is watching his small Louisiana town of…

In this Dec. 17. 2005 file photo, St. Bernard Parish Deputy Fire Chief A.J. Seruntine, right, talks with Rocky Morales and Suzanne Guidroz as they clean up their destroyed home in Delacroix Island in St. Bernard Parish, La. south of New Orleans.  (Gerald Herbert/AP, 2005)
In this April 21, 2010, file photo, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig burns in the Gulf of Mexico, more than 50 miles southeast of Venice, La. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

$18.7B deal clears path for BP to close books on Gulf spill

NEW ORLEANS — Trying to close the books on the worst offshore…

In this April 21, 2010, file photo, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig burns in the Gulf of Mexico, more than 50 miles southeast of Venice, La. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
AP Photo/Mohan ChoppalaIn this Friday

Neighborhood watch saves Banksy painting

Neighbors in New Orleans foiled what police say was an attempt to…

AP Photo/Mohan ChoppalaIn this Friday
AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman

Ex-New Orleans mayor convicted of taking bribes

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was convicted Wednesday on charges that…

AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman
Associated PressNew Orleans Police Superintendent Ronal Serpas presented a photo of 19-year-old Akien Scott who is wanted in the Mother's Day shootings during a news conference in front of police headquarters in New Orleans

Police ID suspect in New Orleans mass shooting

Police late Monday identified a 19-year-old man as a suspect in the…

Associated PressNew Orleans Police Superintendent Ronal Serpas presented a photo of 19-year-old Akien Scott who is wanted in the Mother's Day shootings during a news conference in front of police headquarters in New Orleans
Associated PressNew Orleans Police investigate shooting at the intersection Frenchman Street at N. Villere on Mother's Day in New Orleans

19 New Orleans shooting victims included 2 kids

Gunmen opened fire on people marching in a neighborhood Mother's Day parade…

Associated PressNew Orleans Police investigate shooting at the intersection Frenchman Street at N. Villere on Mother's Day in New Orleans
AP File PhotoCoach Lindsay Gottlieb and the Cal women's basketball team already won a title this season

Cal women looking to crash the Big East party in Final Four

NEW ORLEANS — The subtitle to the 2013 women's Final Four might…

AP File PhotoCoach Lindsay Gottlieb and the Cal women's basketball team already won a title this season
Patrick Smith/Getty ImagesRavens linebacker Ray Lewis screams in front of thousands of fans at M&T Bank Stadium

Fans enjoy spoils of Ravens’ championship march

BALTIMORE — Baltimore celebrated with its Super Bowl champion Ravens on Tuesday,…

Patrick Smith/Getty ImagesRavens linebacker Ray Lewis screams in front of thousands of fans at M&T Bank Stadium
Charlie Riedel/APThe power outage at the Superdome has yet to be explained.

Cause of Super Bowl power outage still a mystery

NEW ORLEANS — Who turned out the lights? The day after the…

Charlie Riedel/APThe power outage at the Superdome has yet to be explained.
Beyonce performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVII Halftime Show at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Beyonce reunites with Destiny's Child to deliver at Super Bowl halftime show

Beyonce sang like she had something to prove at the Super Bowl,…

Beyonce performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVII Halftime Show at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APA power failure in the Superdome in the second half of Super Bowl XLVII lasted over 30 minutes.

Blackout at Superdome adds to Super Bowl wild night

By Dylan KruseS.F. Examiner Staff WriterNEW ORLEANS — A city and stage…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APA power failure in the Superdome in the second half of Super Bowl XLVII lasted over 30 minutes.
Matt Slocum/APField judge Craig Wrolstad stands on the field after the lights went out during the second half of NFL Super Bowl XLVII.

Power goes out for 34 minutes at Superdome during Super Bowl

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Super Bowl was delayed because of a…

Matt Slocum/APField judge Craig Wrolstad stands on the field after the lights went out during the second half of NFL Super Bowl XLVII.
Courtesy Taylen Peterson's TwitterA fan displays his Kapernicking skills before the Super Bowl

Super Bowl fans show 49ers spirit via social media before big game

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Courtesy Taylen Peterson's TwitterA fan displays his Kapernicking skills before the Super Bowl
Getty Images File PhotoExtra steps were taken to ensure the Ravens and 49ers were not able to view each others practice in New Orleans.

49ers share practice spot with Ravens in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS — Jim and John Harbaugh hardly needed anything else to…

Getty Images File PhotoExtra steps were taken to ensure the Ravens and 49ers were not able to view each others practice in New Orleans.
Christopher Polk/Getty ImagesBeyoncé was quick to shut the media up with her live singing of the National Anthem during a news conference in New Orleans.

Postcard from New Orleans: Beyoncé sizzles silencing critics at the Super bowl

NEW ORLEANS — I have to admit, I probably can’t name three…

Christopher Polk/Getty ImagesBeyoncé was quick to shut the media up with her live singing of the National Anthem during a news conference in New Orleans.
AP File PhotoOffensive tackle Joe Staley (74) and guard Mike Iupati (77) are part of what John Madden calls the best offensive line in the NFL. This line has given offensive coordinator Greg Roman and QB Colin Kaeprnick serious breathing room.

Strong secondary gives 49ers edge over Ravens in Super Bowl

Only two of the 49ers five Super Bowl wins have been close.…

AP File PhotoOffensive tackle Joe Staley (74) and guard Mike Iupati (77) are part of what John Madden calls the best offensive line in the NFL. This line has given offensive coordinator Greg Roman and QB Colin Kaeprnick serious breathing room.
AP File PhotoNational Guardsmen patrol the area outside the Superdome

New Orleans preps for big celebrations with Super Bowl and pre-Mardi Gras crowds

NEW ORLEANS — A New Orleans police force famed for its crowd…

AP File PhotoNational Guardsmen patrol the area outside the Superdome