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Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 03:44 PM PST

Species of Tarantula Native to Folsom Area Named in Honor of Johnny Cash

Researchers have named a species of black tarantula native to the Sierra Nevada foothills around Folsom after country music legend Johnny Cash, who dressed in black and sang "Folsom Prison Blues." »

Local Artist's New Shirt Eulogizes a Changing SF

Local Artist's New Shirt Eulogizes a Changing SF

Artist Joshua Bruner's new "I Miss SF" t-shirt for True Clothing offers up a wearable tribute to a changing San Francisco. »

50 Cent Will Sign Vodka Bottles at San Francisco BevMo

50 Cent Will Sign Vodka Bottles at San Francisco BevMo

50 Cent will appear at a San Francisco BevMo on Saturday to sign bottles of his Effen Vodka. »

'Making a Murderer' Creators to Appear at Bay Area JCC

'Making a Murderer' Creators to Appear at Bay Area JCC

"Making a Murderer" creators Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos will appear at SF's Jewish Community Center on Feb. 28. »

Cat Gets Head Stuck in Vase, Becomes Internet Sensation

Cat Gets Head Stuck in Vase, Becomes Internet Sensation

A Reddit user this week posted a photo of a cat looking like an Egyptian goddess, but the shiny collar in the photo was not supposed to be around the cat's neck. The cat, which is doing fine, got the accessory... »

Burberry to Sell Straight From Catwalk

Burberry to Sell Straight From Catwalk

Luxury retailer Burberry says it will combine its menswear and womenswear catwalk shows into a single presentation twice a year and allow buyers to purchase items right off the runway. »

New McDonald's Salad Has More Fat, Calories Than a Big Mac

New McDonald's Salad Has More Fat, Calories Than a Big Mac

McDonald’s has put a lot of marketing dollars behind revamping their image to become a “healthy” fast food option, but one of their newest “simple” and “fresh” options for clean-eaters will do more caloric... »

Snoop Dogg Deletes 'Ganja' Tweet

Snoop Dogg Deletes 'Ganja' Tweet

Snoop Dogg turned into a Super Bowl 50 “reporter” during the Broncos and Panthers press conference in Santa Clara Thursday, chatting up Broncos QB Peyton Manning and telling Panthers Thomas Davis to “go to work”... »

Subway Says Goodbye to the $5 Footlong

Subway Says Goodbye to the $5 Footlong

So long to the catchy “$5 footlong” jingle, because Subway's iconic deal just got a dollar more expensive. Customers will now have to shell out $6 for "ALL of your favorite classic footlongs," the restaurant... »

Bill Graham Retrospective Heads to Jewish Museum

Bill Graham Retrospective Heads to Jewish Museum

The Contemporary Jewish Museum will mount a comprehensive retrospective of late Bay Area concert promoter Bill Graham in March. »

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