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The life, and death, of Kitty Genovese is examined in the fascinating documentary “The Witness.” (Courtesy photo)

‘Witness’ sheds light on 1964 murder of Kitty Genovese

In 1964, Kitty Genovese was stabbed to death in Kew Gardens, Queens,…

 

After Kim Kardashian posted video of a call between Kanye West and Taylor Swift that seems to suggest she knew about the infamous line in his "Famous" song, Swift took to Instagram to defend herself and says audio proves she's right. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

Scoop: Taylor Swift considers legal action against Kim Kardashian, Kanye West

Taylor Swift is reportedly considering legal action against Kim Kardashian and Kanye…

 

Ben Affleck, left, pictured promoting “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” in China with Zack Snyder, center, and Henry Cavill, told the New York Times it was “fine” that his ex-wife gave interviews about their breakup. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

Scoop: Ben says Jen can comment as she likes

So Ben Affleck’s reaction to Jennifer Garner’s candid Vanity Fair interview about…

 

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Arbitration agreements tend to favor authors

After my article on arbitration in the Oct. 29 issue of the…

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An Airbnb ad sent to SF Weekly.

Airbnb’s ads make them fools in national news

Well, that escalated quickly. Airbnb's recent ad-campaign rained on San Francisco to…

An Airbnb ad sent to SF Weekly.
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Now champion and MVP, Curry positioned to be American treasure

It was a bleak November evening in 2009, and the Warriors had…

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Greg Allen/Invision/APTom Hanks attends the 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors in 2014. In a New York Times opinion piece

Tom Hanks thanks alma mater, Hayward's Chabot College

Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks made his alma mater, Hayward's Chabot College, very…

Greg Allen/Invision/APTom Hanks attends the 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors in 2014. In a New York Times opinion piece
AP Photo/Alastair GrantIn this Wednesday

NYTimes site inaccessible, 2nd disruption in August

Readers who tried to click on the New York Times' website got…

AP Photo/Alastair GrantIn this Wednesday
Getty ImagesAnn Curry fans left the "Today Show" with her

Ann Curry’s alleged bad treatment by ‘Today Show’ brass

The New York Times ran an in-depth piece on the trials and…

Getty ImagesAnn Curry fans left the "Today Show" with her
Joanna Rees (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

Occupy SF gains support from Joanna Rees — venture capitalist and San Francisco mayoral candidate

Your attention please, demonstrators of Occupy SF – otherwise known as the…

Joanna Rees (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

Budget’s deadly impact greatly exaggerated

‘To be a little melodramatic, the budget would kill people,” New York…

The California 36 special election

The Los Angeles County elections director has tweeted that Democrat Janice Hahn…

“Are you better off than you were four years ago?”

Nate Silver has an excellent post on his New York Times blog, explaining…

Jon Stewart defends friend Congressman Weiner: 'No fu-king way!'

"For a program like this, the phrase sweet spot comes to mind."…

About that NYT poll

Another day, another small sample size poll showing a larger Osama bump…

Does Justice Department know identity of Blago leaker?

Next Monday, former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is scheduled to go on…

Jon Stewart mocks NBC for GE ownership

It's tough working for NBC as a journalist, especially when GE has…

Would you pay to read the New York Times?

The New York Times today warned readers that starting March 28, they…

NY Times wrings hands over state pensions but still has barbs for Walker

In today's lead editorial, The New York Times wrings its hands over…

Westboro Baptist decision reveals that press only supports inconsequential speech

Only ineffective speech should be protected, according to the scribes at major…