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Jaymes Young is promoting his debut full length "Feel Something."

Jaymes Young finds success with DIY recording

Jaymes Young literally recorded in a bedroom studio in Seattle, where he…

 

Under San Francisco’s mandatory composting law, the Department of Environment has the authority to fine residents who don’t comply. (Courtesy photo)

Fines, foodies and Airbnb could get San Francisco closer to ‘Zero Waste’

San Franciscans don’t all cheer for the Giants, stand in line for…

 

Tenderloin health efforts break from tradition as support for supervised injection sites grows

Tenderloin health efforts break from tradition as support for supervised injection sites grows

Solving intractable problems in an urban environment like the Tenderloin takes some…

 

Ashante Jones stands outside of San Francisco’s one and only Navigation Center in the Mission district on Wednesday. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco struggling to open additional Navigation Centers

One day after San Francisco swept the homeless and their tents from…

Ashante Jones stands outside of San Francisco’s one and only Navigation Center in the Mission district on Wednesday. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
An Uber-branded vehicle. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Seattle approves letting Uber drivers unionize

SEATTLE - Seattle has become the first city in the nation to…

An Uber-branded vehicle. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
The ticket booths are closed and the parking lot empty at the company offices of Ride the Ducks after one of their amphibious tour vehicles was involved in a deadly crash Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, in Seattle. (Elaine Thompson/AP)

Washington state suspends operations of duck tour company

SEATTLE — Washington state regulators have suspended the operations of a Seattle…

The ticket booths are closed and the parking lot empty at the company offices of Ride the Ducks after one of their amphibious tour vehicles was involved in a deadly crash Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, in Seattle. (Elaine Thompson/AP)
Police officers and other officials watch as a "Ride the Ducks" tourist vehicle is loaded onto a flatbed tow truck in the late evening Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, after it was involved in a fatal crash with a charter passenger bus earlier in the day in Seattle. (Ted S. Warren/AP)

Critics say duck boats are too dangerous for city streets

SEATTLE — Even before a duck boat crashed into a charter bus…

Police officers and other officials watch as a "Ride the Ducks" tourist vehicle is loaded onto a flatbed tow truck in the late evening Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, after it was involved in a fatal crash with a charter passenger bus earlier in the day in Seattle. (Ted S. Warren/AP)
Emergency personnel work at the scene of a fatal collision involving a charter bus, center left, and a "Ride the Ducks" amphibious tour bus on the Aurora Bridge in Seattle on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015. (Ken Lambert/The Seattle Times via AP)

Tour vehicle, charter bus collide on Seattle bridge; 4 dead

SEATTLE — A "duck boat" tour vehicle and a charter bus carrying…

Emergency personnel work at the scene of a fatal collision involving a charter bus, center left, and a "Ride the Ducks" amphibious tour bus on the Aurora Bridge in Seattle on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015. (Ken Lambert/The Seattle Times via AP)
Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks at a U.S.-China business roundtable, comprised of U.S. and Chinese CEOs, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, Pool)

Xi says ‘without reform’ no progress for business in China

SEATTLE — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday addressed Amazon founder Jeff…

Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks at a U.S.-China business roundtable, comprised of U.S. and Chinese CEOs, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, Pool)
Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, and his wife Peng Liyuan wave upon arrival Tuesday at Boeing Field in Everett, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Meetings with Chinese leader bring agreement on tech firms

SEATTLE — Leaders from Michigan to Beijing attended meetings Tuesday with Chinese…

Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, and his wife Peng Liyuan wave upon arrival Tuesday at Boeing Field in Everett, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Marx Gutierrez, 39, and his son William, 2, show their supports as Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti signs into law an ordinance that will gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2020, at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Los Angeles, Saturday, June 13, 2015. The ordinance makes Los Angeles the largest city in the U.S. to gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour. PHOTO: Ringo H.W. Chiu/AP

Los Angeles raises minimum wage to $15 per hour

LOS ANGELES — Mayor Eric Garcetti signed into law on Saturday an…

Marx Gutierrez, 39, and his son William, 2, show their supports as Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti signs into law an ordinance that will gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2020, at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Los Angeles, Saturday, June 13, 2015. The ordinance makes Los Angeles the largest city in the U.S. to gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour. PHOTO: Ringo H.W. Chiu/AP
Mark Mulligan /The Herald via APBeekeepers along with firefighters and WSDOT workers attempt to clear the freeway of bee hives that spilled off of a semitruck along northbound Interstate 5 on Friday

Highway abuzz with millions of bees after semitruck tips

A semitruck carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of…

Mark Mulligan /The Herald via APBeekeepers along with firefighters and WSDOT workers attempt to clear the freeway of bee hives that spilled off of a semitruck along northbound Interstate 5 on Friday
AP Photo/KOMONews.comThis image made from a video provided by KOMO shows emergency personnel responding after reports of a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville

Police: Student shooter dead after school attack near Seattle

MARYSVILLE, Wash. — A lone student shooter was dead Friday after an…

AP Photo/KOMONews.comThis image made from a video provided by KOMO shows emergency personnel responding after reports of a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville
Marcio Jose Sanchez/2013 AP file photoGiants general manager Brian Sabean knows his team may need a boost at the trading deadline

Seattle a secondary market in every way

A friend of mine is a public-relations professional, and Monday he texted…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/2013 AP file photoGiants general manager Brian Sabean knows his team may need a boost at the trading deadline
Stephen Lam/Getty Images file photoAnthony Wilkerson (32) scores a touchdown against Arizona State last week. The Cardinal look to continue their win streak against Washington State on Saturday.

Stanford looks to continue recent dominance of Washington State

Washington State coach Mike Leach, the innovator of the air-raid offense, brings…

Stephen Lam/Getty Images file photoAnthony Wilkerson (32) scores a touchdown against Arizona State last week. The Cardinal look to continue their win streak against Washington State on Saturday.

Cespedes does it to Seattle again with go-ahead homer

SEATTLE — Since he’s played more games against Seattle than any other…

Mastodon returns this fall with ‘The Hunter’

There are many ways to currently show your support for anvil-heavy prog-metal…

Universal Music celebrates anniversary of Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’

Pearl Jam is in anniversary overload this year, Soundgarden is recording again…

Pearl Jam celebrates 20 years of grungy rock ’n’ roll

Thought Eddie Vedder would be completely spent and desperate for some R…

San Francisco International Airport unveils glass murals at Terminal 2

Two hand-painted glass panels, each 16 feet high and 150 feet across,…