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The touring company of the revival of “Cats” is onstage in San Jose. (Courtesy Matthew Murphy)

Relive the memory at ‘Cats’ revival

People love their cats. It’s the only explanation for the success of…

 

From left, Daryl Hall, John Oates and Charlie DeChant played favorite hits at SAP Center. (Mira Laing/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Hall & Oates, Tears for Fears gleefully bring back the ‘80s

It was a rockin’ 1980s revival at SAP Center in San Jose…

 

Helen Mirren, recently in San Jose filming the upcoming thriller "Winchester," plays Sarah Winchester in the movie. (Courtesy photo)

Helen Mirren offers sneak peek of ‘Winchester’

Helen Mirren didn’t see any ghosts during her time at San Jose’s…

 

First baby of 2017 born seconds after midnight to Marine family

A baby girl was born in San Jose 12 seconds after midnight…

Red Hot Chili Pepper bassist Flea had some quality time with Koko the gorilla over the weekend. (Courtesy Instagram)

Scoop: Chili Pepper bassist Flea jams with Koko the gorilla

Ordinarily, nothing could be more of a nuisance to a hairy gorilla…

Red Hot Chili Pepper bassist Flea had some quality time with Koko the gorilla over the weekend. (Courtesy Instagram)
Barbra Streisand nicely covers her career in her 2016 tour “Barbra: The Music... The Mem’ries....The Magic!” (Courtesy Steve Jennings)

Barbra Streisand’s SAP Center show goes down like buttah

It’s always a big deal when Barbra Streisand comes to town and…

Barbra Streisand nicely covers her career in her 2016 tour “Barbra: The Music... The Mem’ries....The Magic!” (Courtesy Steve Jennings)
Adele served up hits and conversation at SAP Center in San Jose on Saturday. (Leslie Katz/S.F. Examiner)

Adele, the personable superstar, sings, chats in California

Adele, bringing her wildly popular “Adele Live 2016” tour to town, simply…

Adele served up hits and conversation at SAP Center in San Jose on Saturday. (Leslie Katz/S.F. Examiner)
Simone Biles competes in the floor exercise during the U.S. women's gymnastics championships in June. (Jeff Roberson/AP)

Country’s top gymnasts take stage in South Bay

San Jose will transform into Gymnastics City this weekend as it hosts…

Simone Biles competes in the floor exercise during the U.S. women's gymnastics championships in June. (Jeff Roberson/AP)

State tax credit for third California electric car company

SACRAMENTO — A state board has approved $10 million in tax credits…

The NFL ruled James Jones' hooded sweatshirt look illegal for next season. (Jeff Haynes/AP Images for Panini)

NFL rules against Cali swag

The NFL has found a new way to crack down on its…

The NFL ruled James Jones' hooded sweatshirt look illegal for next season. (Jeff Haynes/AP Images for Panini)
A makeshift memorial of roses and prayer candles is seen Thursday outside the home of Shamima and Golam Rabbi, a couple found shot to death in San Jose on Sunday. (AP Photo/Paul Elias)

San Jose brothers arrested in parents’ shooting deaths

SAN JOSE — Two San Jose brothers were arrested Thursday in connection…

A makeshift memorial of roses and prayer candles is seen Thursday outside the home of Shamima and Golam Rabbi, a couple found shot to death in San Jose on Sunday. (AP Photo/Paul Elias)
Jeff Morales, chief executive officer of the California High-Speed Rail Authority discusses the bullet train's revised business plan Thursday in Sacramento. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

California bullet train officials push plan to head north

SACRAMENTO — The decision to build the first leg of California's bullet…

Jeff Morales, chief executive officer of the California High-Speed Rail Authority discusses the bullet train's revised business plan Thursday in Sacramento. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Powerball ticket worth $1.9M sold at Wine Rack Liquor Store

A Powerball ticket sold in San Jose turned out to be worth…

Madonna’s “Rebel Heart” tour begins with a big number featuring warrior-like dancers. (Rich Fury/Invision/AP)

Madonna takes control in San Jose

It’s really hard to determine exactly which part of Madonna’s “Rebel Heart”…

Madonna’s “Rebel Heart” tour begins with a big number featuring warrior-like dancers. (Rich Fury/Invision/AP)
Three California correctional deputies have been arrested on suspicion of murder in the death of an inmate at a county jail, Santa Clara County Sheriff's spokesman Sgt. James Jensen said Thursday. (Karl Mondon(/San Jose Mercury News via AP)

California guard says he did not touch inmate found dead

DUBLIN — One of three California jail guards arrested on suspicion of…

Three California correctional deputies have been arrested on suspicion of murder in the death of an inmate at a county jail, Santa Clara County Sheriff's spokesman Sgt. James Jensen said Thursday. (Karl Mondon(/San Jose Mercury News via AP)

British Airways launches non-stop service from San Jose to London

British Airways is launching the first-ever non-stop flights between London and San…

Joey Chestnut, left, and Matt Stonie compete in Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest men's competition Saturday. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg)

Matt Stonie tops Joey Chestnut in hot dog eating contest

NEW YORK — Matt Stonie shocked the competitive eating world Saturday by…

Joey Chestnut, left, and Matt Stonie compete in Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest men's competition Saturday. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg)
From left, Kelly, Julian, and Chris Yeo, of the Straits Restaurant Group, and bar consultant Helen Diaz, far right, observe Fifty-Fifty Cocktail co-founder Anthony Parks create mixed drinks at Bergera at 11th and Folsom streets.

San Francisco cocktail culture finally finds its way to San Jose

Somebody’s gotta do it. Spread this culture of fine drinking. Show new…

From left, Kelly, Julian, and Chris Yeo, of the Straits Restaurant Group, and bar consultant Helen Diaz, far right, observe Fifty-Fifty Cocktail co-founder Anthony Parks create mixed drinks at Bergera at 11th and Folsom streets.
Aaron Kehoe/2013 AP File PhotoSan Jose's antitrust lawsuit against MLB in trying to bring the A's to San Jose and leave O.co Coliseum in Oakland is expected to have it's final chapter Thursday

San Jose appeals MLB antitrust exemption to U.S. Supreme Court

An antitrust lawsuit filed by the city of San Jose against Major…

Aaron Kehoe/2013 AP File PhotoSan Jose's antitrust lawsuit against MLB in trying to bring the A's to San Jose and leave O.co Coliseum in Oakland is expected to have it's final chapter Thursday
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Man wanted in shooting of daughter's mother

A Sacramento man suspected of shooting the mother of his infant daughter…

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