<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbcbayarea.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area https://www.nbcbayarea.comen-usTue, 16 Jan 2018 11:38:28 -0800Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:38:28 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Suzanne Somers to Auction Off SoCal Compound — No Reserve!]]> Wed, 10 Jan 2018 08:54:29 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/knbc-suzanne-somers-palm-springs-home-tn.jpg
The roughly 70-acre mountainside compound features multiple villas on five levels.

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<![CDATA[$55,000 in Counterfeit Air Jordans Seized at DC Airport]]> Wed, 10 Jan 2018 17:07:45 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Counterfeit+Jordans+IAD+Nike9M+121517.jpg
Tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of counterfeit Nike Air Jordan sneakers were identified by U.S. Customs and Border Protection at Dulles International Airport in Virginia, 26 miles west of downtown...

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<![CDATA[How to Order 'Secret' Harry Potter Drinks at Starbucks]]> Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:02:51 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-823982772.jpg
If you see coffee when you look into the Mirror of Erised, then we have some great news for you. Fans of “Harry Potter” will be thrilled to know that Starbucks offers a “secret menu” with drinks inspired by the...

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<![CDATA[Taco Bell Will Launch Nacho Fries in Bid to Win Dollar Menu]]> Wed, 03 Jan 2018 10:36:05 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/TacoBellnachofries_1200x675.jpg
Taco Bell announced that it will begin selling Nacho Fries this month for $1 in the Dollar Menu war with fast food giants, CNBC reported. The newest addition to Taco Bell's menu is part of a strategy for...

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<![CDATA[Celebrate the Who-lidays With Grinchmas at Universal Studios]]> Sun, 31 Dec 2017 00:18:36 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/The+Grinch+and+Max.jpg
There's still time to celebrate the Who-lidays with the Grinch, his faithful dog Max and the Whos from Who-ville at Universal Studios Hollywood. The annual event dubbed "Grinchmas" runs through Dec. 31.

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<![CDATA['What Do I Want for Christmas' and More Top Holiday Googles]]> Mon, 25 Dec 2017 10:35:34 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/621330416-Christmas-Tree-Generic.jpg
People can be hard to please when it comes to buying Christmas presents. Especially if they don't know what they want themselves. A lot of people apparently turned to Google this year when they didn't know what...

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<![CDATA[It's The Langham, but in Delicious Gingerbread Form]]> Fri, 22 Dec 2017 08:43:44 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/langhamgingerbread123.jpg
The holidays are in full spicy flavor at the Pasadena landmark.

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<![CDATA[Cookies for Santa: A Breakdown of Christmas Calories]]> Thu, 21 Dec 2017 07:41:26 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GingerBettysQuincy+Christmas+Tree+Cookie.jpg
Between holiday parties, baking cookies for Santa, and office treats, the holidays can be a time for celebration through food. But do you know how many calories you are actually consuming with those holiday...]]>
<![CDATA[Carson Kressley: How to Properly React to Any Gift]]> Wed, 20 Dec 2017 14:57:14 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/crarson-kressley-surprise.jpg
Let's face it: Gift-giving can be nerve-wracking. Will your uncle’s new life coach like this aromatherapy diffuser? What if your nephew’s step-uncle already has a theft-proof backpack? And then, there’s...

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<![CDATA[See What's on the Menu for the 75th Golden Globe Awards]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:21:12 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Golden+Globes+11.jpg
The 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards are on the way and of course there is food involved.

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<![CDATA[Friday Is Free Shipping Day for Hundreds of Retailers]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 05:31:17 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/package-delivery.jpg
Online retailers are bringing some much-needed relief for late shoppers: free shipping. Friday is the 10th annual Free Shipping Day. More than 960 retailers, including Macy's, Nordstrom, Amazon, Kate Spade and...

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<![CDATA[Deion Sanders' Texas Mansion Going Up for Auction: See Inside]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:56:51 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/deion-sanders-house-montclair-+%282%29.JPG
The Texas mansion once home to NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders, aka Prime Time, aka Neon Deion, is up for auction Thursday. The 29,000-square-foot home, now called Chateau Montclair, has nine bedrooms,...

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<![CDATA[Photos: Inside Elvis and Priscilla Presley's Honeymoon Home]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:16:51 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/knbc-elvis-presley-palm-springs-home-tn.jpg
Elvis Presley's honeymoon hideaway in the Southern California desert is back on the market.

Photo Credit: The Associated Press/Rodeo Realty]]>
<![CDATA[Toddler's Distress Signal From Mall Santa's Lap Goes Viral]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 07:47:18 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kerry-spencer-santa.jpg
A mother in Utah taught both of her children to sign using American Sign Language before they could speak. What she didn't expect was for her son to use his skill to communicate that he really didn't enjoy...

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<![CDATA[See Inside the $2.5 Million ‘Saturday Night Fever’ House]]> Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:25:40 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/saturday+night+live+house.jpg
The Bay Ridge house from the iconic disco film “Saturday Night Fever” is up for sale.

Photo Credit: AP/Ben Bay Realty Co.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: National Zoo Pandas Tumble and Play in the Snow]]> Sun, 10 Dec 2017 21:23:28 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/166*120/5372165463_c280e3e589_z.jpg
After a weekend filled with snowflakes, hibernating and binge-watching - it's back to the daily grind. Getting some Monday motivation is never easy, but there's one thing that may get you into better spirits:...

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<![CDATA[Legendary Toy Store FAO Schwarz to Get New Home in NYC]]> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:12:28 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-56273259.jpg
Two years after it closed its famed location on Fifth Avenue, FAO Schwarz is reopening a new store in the heart of Midtown, according to reports. The iconic toy store will be moving to a new space at 30...

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<![CDATA[Bride: UPS Lost My Dream Dress Weeks Before the Wedding]]> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 07:58:09 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/120517+lost+wedding+dress.jpg
Just weeks before a Virginia woman's wedding, UPS lost the dress of her dreams, but it looks like this story might have a happy ending. Elementary school teacher Mashaell Abedy couldn't believe her luck...

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<![CDATA[Avoiding a Christmas Tree Fire: Calfire]]> Sun, 03 Dec 2017 21:13:44 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/179*120/ftw-xmas-parade-2008-083.jpg
The holidays can be a joyous time for bringing family together and enjoying festive Christmas traditions, but a house fire can destroy all of that and more.

Photo Credit: Frank Heinz]]>
<![CDATA[How to Pick the Perfect Christmas Tree]]> Sat, 02 Dec 2017 08:00:02 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Produce_Pete_Christmas_Trees.jpg
Produce Pete explains how to pick the perfect tree and how to care for it when you get home.]]>
<![CDATA[Jane Fonda Parts Ways With Her Swanky Beverly Hills Pad]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 20:11:48 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/knbc-jane-fonda-beverly-hills-house-tn.jpg
The two-time Oscar winner says she and her partner Richard Perry browsed through more than 30 houses before they purchased the two-story home in the celebrity-rich enclave of Trousdale Estates.

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<![CDATA[Rockefeller Center Tree Cam]]> Thu, 04 Jan 2018 06:00:24 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rockefeller-tree-plaza-cam-1129.jpg
Watch a live feed of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree around the clock.]]>
<![CDATA[For $250M, You Could Buy T. Boone Pickens' Texas Ranch]]> Wed, 29 Nov 2017 18:18:27 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/188*120/_MG_0845_A.jpg
Famed oilfield wildcatter, financier and corporate raider T. Boone Pickens is selling his prized ranch, which covers more than 100 square miles in the Texas Panhandle, for $250 million.

Photo Credit: Mesa Vista Ranch]]>
<![CDATA[Rihanna's Beautiful NYC Penthouse for Sale for $16.95M]]> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 13:16:49 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rihannas+bed+cropped.jpg
See inside Rihanna's New York City penthouse as it goes up for sale.]]>
<![CDATA[Giving Tuesday: What to Know Before You Donate]]> Tue, 28 Nov 2017 17:57:59 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giving+tuesday+page.png
As thousands prepare to give on Tuesday, officials are warning holiday donors to make sure they aren’t giving their money to scams. The Better Business Bureau urged donors to research charities before giving to...

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<![CDATA[Museum of Failure to Open (Really)]]> Mon, 27 Nov 2017 17:08:23 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/MoF_front_IMG_1107.jpg
Ponder some of the products that didn't quite hit at a new exhibit at the A+D Architecture and Design Museum.

Photo Credit: Fredrik Segerfalk]]>
<![CDATA[Beware Store Makeup Samples That May Harbor Harmful Bacteria]]> Mon, 27 Nov 2017 10:46:31 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tester-makeup.jpg
Contracting the herpes virus from sampling lipstick at a cosmetics store, as one woman has filed a lawsuit alleging happened to her, is "absolutely possible," according to a dermatologist who spoke to "Today"...

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<![CDATA[St. Nick Trick: USPS Lets Kids Get Replies Mailed From Santa]]> Mon, 27 Nov 2017 07:54:58 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/156628983-Santa-Claus-Replies-to-Letters.jpg
Want to give your kids a little extra Christmas magic this year? Now you can have a reply sent with a postmark from the North Pole to their letter to Santa Claus, through the U.S.

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<![CDATA[Lines Down NYC Street for Pornhub's Fashion Store Opening]]> Fri, 24 Nov 2017 14:58:44 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/PORNHUB+DEBUTS+SOHO+-+15554104_WNBC_000000018786536.jpg
New York's Wooster Street is home to some of the world's most coveted luxury fashion brands. But a line down the street on Friday wasn't to get into Moschino or Céline; it was for the fashion pop-up store of...]]>
<![CDATA[Need Ideas for Turkey Day Leftovers? Try 'The Gobbler']]> Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:45:33 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/IMG_05051.jpg
The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but that doesn't mean there isn't any food left to go around. New York City eatery Made Nice has come up with a recipe for a day-after sandwich that's almost as good as...

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<![CDATA[Here's What NYC's $76,000 Thanksgiving Dinner Includes]]> Wed, 22 Nov 2017 20:22:42 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/most-expensive-turkey-1122.jpg
Think your Thanksgiving spread is going to be extravagant? It's got nothing on one New York City restaurant's turkey day offering. CNBC reports that The Old Homestead Steakhouse is offering a $76,000...

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<![CDATA[The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Through the Years]]> Thu, 23 Nov 2017 03:59:05 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cmscroppedparadetbt.jpg
The iconic Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is kicking off the holiday season Thursday for the 91st year in a row.]]>
<![CDATA[Holiday Gift Guide: Fun With Tech]]> Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:55:02 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/188*120/flexi-cam-translator.jpg
Whether we like it or not, technology finds its way into all parts of our lives. From entertainment to health to home security, electronic devices are there to make things sound better, encourage us to...

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