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Burning Man Draws Peak Crowd of 66,000
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Burning Man Draws Peak Crowd of 66,000

The Burning Man counterculture festival drew a peak crowd of nearly 66,000 celebrants as it neared an end Monday on the northern Nevada desert. Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Rain Closes Main Gate at Burning Man

Rain Closes Main Gate at Burning Man

California may be in a drought but there's too much rain in northern Nevada. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Young Jeezy Arrested in Concert Shooting Probe

Young Jeezy Arrested in Concert Shooting Probe

Rapper Young Jeezy has been arrested in Southern California on weapons charges by police investigating a... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
A Day in the Life: Remembering The Beatles’ 1966 Candlestick Concert

A Day in the Life: Remembering The Beatles’ 1966 Candlestick Concert

August 29, 1966, stands out for Rich Bandoni. Even among all the days since, that day of his life returns with ease.... Watch »

Aug 14, 2014
Aerosmith Concord Pavilion Concert Canceled

Aerosmith Concord Pavilion Concert Canceled

Bad news for Aerosmith fans: Tuesday night’s Bay Area concert has been canceled. Live Nation, the... Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Robin Williams Was

Robin Williams Was "Fixture" in Bay Area Comedy Scene

Robin Williams' roots were in the City’s standup comedy scene. Comedian Debi Durst first met Williams in the 1970s. Watch »

Aug 15, 2014

Memorials for Robin Williams

A collection of memorials to the Oscar-winning actor and comedian who died on Monday, August 11, 2014 at the age of... View »

Aug 12, 2014
As RatDog Nixes Tour Dates, Deadheads Worry About Bob Weir

As RatDog Nixes Tour Dates, Deadheads Worry About Bob Weir

Bob Weir, the former Grateful Dead guitarist, has canceled all upcoming tour dates of RatDog, his current... Read »

Aug 11, 2014
Sir Patrick Stewart Attends, Enjoys Outside Lands

Sir Patrick Stewart Attends, Enjoys Outside Lands

There was at least one famous person in the audience at Outside Lands this past weekend: Sir Patrick Read »

Aug 11, 2014
Janis Joplin Stamp On Sale This Weekend

Janis Joplin Stamp On Sale This Weekend

Take a little piece of her heart. There’s a special tribute to iconic singer Janis Joplin at this year’s... Read »

Aug 9, 2014
Reports: Next

Reports: Next "True Detective" To Be Filmed in Big Sur

Municipal corruption, choking traffic, and the scenic coast: the next edition of "True Detective"... Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Prince Asks Fans to Wear Purple

Prince Asks Fans to Wear Purple

Purple Rain star Prince is headlining this weekend’s Essence Fest in New Orleans’ Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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Jul 4, 2014
New Transformers Movie is a Bay Area Job Creator

New Transformers Movie is a Bay Area Job Creator

In the Bay Area, the latest Transformers movie is more than a box-office smash: It’s a job creator. Watch »

Jun 30, 2014
Hardcore Devo at Fox Theater Saturday

Hardcore Devo at Fox Theater Saturday

Post-punk, new wave rockers Devo had their first hit song “Whip It” in 1980, but years before that the group... Read »

Jun 30, 2014
Oakland Actress Cast in Aaliyah Biopic Sees Backlash

Oakland Actress Cast in Aaliyah Biopic Sees Backlash

Zendaya Coleman’s casting as the late R&B singer; Aaliyah, in the upcoming Lifetime dramatization of her life is... Read »

Jun 24, 2014
Chicago Lands Lucas Cultural Arts Museum

Chicago Lands Lucas Cultural Arts Museum

Chicago has come out on top in the intense competition for the Lucas Cultural Arts Museum. Watch »

Jun 24, 2014
Matrix Creators Begin Filming Netflix Series in SF

Matrix Creators Begin Filming Netflix Series in SF

The Matrix creators start filming of new Netflix series Sense8 Wednesday in SF. Read »

Jun 19, 2014
Dome Theater Granted Historic Status

Dome Theater Granted Historic Status

On Tuesday, the San Jose City Council voted 7-4 to grant the domed Century 21 theater built in 1964... Watch »

Jun 11, 2014

2014 World's Ugliest Dog Contestants

Some of the world's ugliest dogs are high-tailing it to Sonoma for the annual "Ugliest Dog Contest.” View »

Jun 21, 2014

Sense8 Behind the Scenes

Wachowskis start Netflix series production in San Francisco. View »

Jun 19, 2014
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