<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcbayarea.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.comen-usThu, 22 Jun 2017 17:24:08 -0700Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:24:08 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Burger King Shakes Up Menu with Lucky Charms Beverage]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:44:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/armus-lucky-charms-shake.jpg
They're magically delicious — and now, they're in a milkshake. Lucky Charms cereal will appear in a limited-edition shake at select Burger King locations, the fast-food chain announced Tuesday. At $2.99,...

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<![CDATA[Chick-Fil-A To Offer Gluten-Free Buns]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:14:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_CHICK_FIL_A_GLUTEN_FREE_061917_1-149790016143700001.jpg
Chick-Fil-A has become the latest fast food chain to offer gluten-free options to its customers. The new gluten-free bun will come wrapped in plastic since the kitchens are not gluten-free. Customers who pay the]]>
<![CDATA[Five Times Athletes Have Challenged Animals]]> Sat, 17 Jun 2017 03:36:07 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/DIT_SPO_5_TIMES_ATHLETES_VS_ANIMALS_061617-149765207316100001.jpg
With the announcement that Michael Phelps will race a shark for Discovery Channel's "Shark Week," we take a look back at five times athletes competed against animals.]]>
<![CDATA[Advertisers Strive to Show 'Real Dads']]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 20:57:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-657869706-withchild.jpg
"Diapers don’t care who change them." That's the attitude companies are increasingly adopting when advertising products for dads. The diaper phrase, part of Procter & Gamble's #WeSeeEqual campaign from March,...

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<![CDATA[The Costs Of Being A Dad]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 10:57:45 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dad-generic-and-son-shaving.jpg
Welcome to parenthood. You are a proud new father, simultaneously overjoyed and terrified. Since you are now responsible for another human being, you should know that the estimate of what it will cost to...

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<![CDATA['White Skittles' for U.K. Pride Month Are Drawing Backlash]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:07:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/skittles-and-tesco-crop.jpg
An all-white, limited edition of Skittles sold in the U.K. has ignited internet debate over what some critics are calling a tone-deaf marketing scheme to celebrate LGBT Pride month. Skittles partnered...

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<![CDATA['Boy Meets World' House Finds a Buyer]]> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:15:21 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/knbc-boy-meets-world-house-for-sale-tn-3.jpg
A Studio City house featured in the 1990s TV sitcom "Boy Meets World" has sold for $1.29 million, a spokeswoman for the real estate agency said.

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<![CDATA[Seattle’s Space Needle Set for Renovation]]> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 15:10:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/SAMPLE+TIMELINE.00_00_02_21.Still002.jpg
Starting in September, the 55-year-old Space Needle will undergo renovations to add a floor-to-ceiling glass observation deck and a glass restaurant floor.

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<![CDATA[Warriors' Game 3 Win Earns America a Free Taco Tuesday]]> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 07:29:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/taco-bell-doritos.jpg
Taco Bell challenged the Eastern and Western Conference winners to "steal a road game" during the tournament and offered to give free Doritos Locos Tacos to everyone in return. Thanks to the Warriors' 118-113

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<![CDATA[Bon Jovi's Sublime NYC Duplex Is on the Market -- See Inside]]> Fri, 09 Jun 2017 06:35:16 -0700 according to Curbed. It's now on the market for $17.25 million. The property is listed by the Robby Browne Team at Corcoran. See the full listing here.]]> according to Curbed. It's now on the market for $17.25 million. The property is listed by the Robby Browne Team at Corcoran. See the full listing here.]]> http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/150CharlesSt4BSFOR+PRINTS4.jpg
Rocker Jon Bon Jovi has put his sublime West Village duplex on the market. Take a look inside.

Photo Credit: The Corcoran Group]]>
<![CDATA[Check Out the Eiffel Tower’s Zip Line]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 08:51:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/ziplinefrenchtower.jpg
A half-mile zip line from the second floor of the Eiffel Tower lets people zoom over the City of Light, as a way to celebrate the French Open, being held in Paris.]]>
<![CDATA[The Right Paint Color Can Increase Your Home's Value: Zillow]]> Tue, 06 Jun 2017 05:44:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/suburban+home+generic.png
A blue bathroom instantly increases a home's value, "Today" reported, citing a Zillow analysis that found the color adds $5,440 more than expected to home sale prices. "Color can be a powerful tool for...

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<![CDATA[$8 Rosé Named One of the Best Wines in the World]]> Mon, 05 Jun 2017 14:49:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_WINE_CHEAP_ROSE_060517-149669901030500001.jpg
The International Wine Challenge has named an $8 bottle of rosé from Aldi as one of the best in the world.]]>
<![CDATA[What Goes on Before Sunrise at LA Landmark Randy's Donuts]]> Fri, 02 Jun 2017 13:36:33 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/06-02-2017-doughnut-donut-randy+%284%29.jpg
Take a look at what goes on behind the counter at one of Los Angeles' most familiar landmarks, Randy's Donuts in Inglewood. These photos, taken Friday June 2, 2017 on National Doughnut Day, show what goes...

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<![CDATA[Every Day Should Be National Doughnut Day]]> Fri, 02 Jun 2017 05:45:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_DOUGHNUT_DAY_060217_FINAL-149636400204800001.jpg
Friday is National Doughnut Day, but Americans are not the only ones who like a nice piece of fried dough. Here is a look at similar treats around the world.]]>
<![CDATA[How to Make a Belmont Jewel]]> Thu, 01 Jun 2017 14:35:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/belmont.jpg
The Belmont Jewel is the official drink of the Belmont Stakes. Here's how to make one.]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrate 2017 National Doughnut Day With Free Treats]]> Fri, 02 Jun 2017 05:31:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-458335978.jpg
It's here. National Doughnut Day, a day devoted to getting your hands on free doughnuts, has arrived -- and some of the biggest names in doughnuts are celebrating with special giveaways.

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<![CDATA[See Inside Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Museum]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 07:15:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/VSECRET7.JPG
A museum featuring the costumes worn by supermodels in the Victoria's Secret fashion show is hidden inside the lingerie brand's Manhattan flagship store.

Photo Credit: Brittany Bone ]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside: 'Breaking Bad' Pop-Up Bar Coming to NYC]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 12:03:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/press+1+bb.jpg
Take a look inside ABQ, the "Breaking Bad"-themed pop-up cocktail bar coming to New York City this summer after a two-year stint in the UK. All photos courtesy Lollipop UK.]]>
<![CDATA['Breaking Bad' Pop-Up Bar Is Rolling Into NYC in a Lab RV]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 06:43:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/ABQ-Awards6.jpg
Four years after the last episode of "Breaking Bad" aired, fans in New York City are apparently still crazy enough about the show to clamor for a chance to get into a pop-up bar inside a trailer based on the TV...

Photo Credit: Lollipop]]>
<![CDATA[Top 10 Beaches in the US for 2017 Revealed]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 04:31:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/216*120/74170556_11.jpg
Florida’s Siesta Beach, “with some of the finest, whitest sand in the world,” has been selected as the number one beach in America on “Dr. Beach's” 27th annual Top 10 Beach List. Florida International University

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<![CDATA[Eerie Pics Show Abandoned Disney Park 15 Years Later]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 06:14:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/disneywater38.jpg
Walt Disney World's first water park, Disney River Country, closed 25 years after debuting in 1976. It has remained shut for more than 15 years.

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<![CDATA[Sale Pending for Walt Disney's Technicolor Desert Retreat]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 04:02:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/knbc-walt-disney-palm-springs-house-tn-2.jpg
A Palm Springs home where Walt Disney and his wife spent their twilight years is in the process of being sold.

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<![CDATA[See Inside Cyndi Lauper's Connecticut Estate, Now for Sale]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 04:53:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Cyndi+Lauper+and+house+1.jpg
Cyndi Lauper’s home in Stamford, Connecticut, is for sale, listed at $1.25 million. The French Country Colonial-style estate sits on the 1.58-acre property. The 3885-square-foot home's interior was designed...

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<![CDATA[April the Giraffe's Baby Is Probably Bigger Than You]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 07:23:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_17105735261797.jpg
In just over a month, the baby giraffe that gained a following when his mother, April, was pregnant with him, is growing up big and strong.

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<![CDATA[7-Eleven's Bring Your Own Cup Day Returns This Weekend]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 11:18:05 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/byocslurpee.jpg
Slurpee fans, rejoice! 7-Eleven is celebrating the start of "Slurpee season" with Bring Your Own Cup Day.

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<![CDATA[Customers Getting Chance at 'Marshmallow Only' Lucky Charms]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 10:15:45 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-455979736.jpg
For fans of one classic cereal, your dream has come true: Lucky Charms is giving away boxes full of just marshmallows. General Mills announced that, starting this month, 10,000 boxes of the sweet...

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<![CDATA[Lucky Charms to Give Away Boxes with Marshmallows Only]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 10:45:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/luckycharms.jpg
General Mills is holding a contest to give away 10,000 boxes of Lucky Charms filled with only marshmallows.]]>
<![CDATA[200 Nude Models to Descend on Times Square]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 07:47:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/173*120/7916naked.jpg
Nude and semi-nude people in Times Square, no big deal. Two hundred nude people in Times Square ... that's a little less ordinary. A non-profit called Human Connection Arts said Tuesday it plans a "public art...]]>
<![CDATA[Frank Lloyd Wright's Home in Chicago Suburb Listed at $1.07M]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 18:37:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/flw+house+thumb.jpg
Frank Lloyd Wright's iconic Laura Gale house is up for sale in a Chicago suburb, with an asking price of $1.075 million.

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<![CDATA[Ducklings Waddle Up New Ramp at US Capitol Reflecting Pool]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 17:33:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cms-%281%294.jpg
Ducklings are in luck! Two new ramps have been installed at the U.S. Capitol Reflecting Pool to provide easier water access to families of ducks -- and the ducklings have already figured out how to use the...

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<![CDATA[The 'Donut Man' Draws Crowds to His Route 66 Shop]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 00:48:32 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-566026249.jpg
Nearly every morning since 1972, Jim Nakano has started his day at his Glendora doughnut shop with a cup of coffee and a fresh buttermilk doughnut. The two in hand, he greets new and longtime customers as they...

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<![CDATA[How to Make a Black-Eyed Susan]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 15:14:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/blackeyedsusan.jpg
The Black-Eyed Susan is the official drink of the Preakness. Find out how you can make one of your own while watching the race.

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<![CDATA[Girl's Wedding Photos With Burrito]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 10:13:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/051217+main+burrito+wedding+photo.jpg
What if you loved a burrito so much you married it? A teenager in Loudoun County, Virginia, loved a burrito so much she had beautiful, backlit "wedding" photos taken with it. Her mother, a professional...

Photo Credit: Laura René Photography]]>
<![CDATA[How to Write a Good Mother's Day Card]]> Fri, 12 May 2017 09:48:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cardsGettyImages-488591684.jpg
You may not have decided on what to do for Mother's Day. But at least your mom can expect a card. Nearly 80 percent of Americans plan on purchasing greeting cards for the special women in their lives...

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<![CDATA[See Inside: Chris Bosh's Pacific Palisades Estate]]> Tue, 09 May 2017 15:54:59 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Chris+Bosh+Pacific+Palisades.jpg


Photo Credit: Sotheby’s International Realty/Shen Schulz/Getty]]>
<![CDATA[New Dove Campaign for Shaped Bottles Gets Backlash]]> Tue, 09 May 2017 09:56:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dovecampaign_1200x675.jpg
Dove debuted six body wash bottles in different shapes and sizes as part of the company's latest campaign to celebrate women and their bodies. But rather than celebrate the campaign, social media handed Dove a...

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<![CDATA[What Do Moms Really Want for Mother's Day?]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 05:19:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NC_momsday0505_1500x845.jpg
A recent RetailMeNot.com survey reveals what most moms really want for Mother's Day. NBC's Chris Clackum reports.]]>
<![CDATA['Beats the Traffic': Karlie Kloss Takes Pedicab to Met Gala]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 19:07:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/GettyImages-675618534.jpg
Rush-hour traffic in New York City is rough. Now add a star-studded fête, a swarm of star-gazing fans and a queue of luxury SUVs lining the city streets, and Manhattan is paralyzed.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Unveils 'Supremely Superfluous' Utensil, the Frork]]> Tue, 02 May 2017 03:19:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/mcdonalds_frork1.jpg
McDonald's has unveiled a "supremely superfluous" utensil designed to help customers scoop up any toppings that may fall as they enjoy on of the fast food restaurant's new premium sandwiches.

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<![CDATA[See Inside: Obama's One-Time Brooklyn Brownstone Hits Market]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 11:31:51 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/obama+house+bhs.jpg
Former President Barack Obama's one-time Park Slope brownstone is on the market, and it can be yours for a shade over $4 million. See the full listing with Brown Harris Stevens here.

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<![CDATA[2017 Met Gala: 7 Things to Know About Rei Kawakubo]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 07:04:37 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632048934.jpg
When it comes to Rei Kawakubo, expect the unexpected.

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<![CDATA[Stars on the Carpet for 'Not the WH Correspondents' Dinner']]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 22:49:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/not+whcd.jpg
Late-night TV star Samantha Bee of "Full Frontal" pulled in celebrities for the first "Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner," at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, DC, briefly upstaging the traditional...]]>