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Guest essay by Jim Steele Director emeritus Sierra Nevada Field Campus, San Francisco State University and author of Landscapes & Cycles: An Environmentalist’s Journey to Climate Skepticism Dansgaard Oeschger Events and the Arctic Iris Effect During the last Ice Age, Greenland’s average temperatures dramatically rose on average every 1500 years by 10°C +/- 5°C…
Peyton Manning’s preseason is over, and the results were not as positive as some had hoped. In nine preseason drives over two games (Houston Texans, San Francisco 49ers), Manning and the first-team offense generated only two field goals. Compare that to the other preseasons that Manning has been in Denver. Show More Summary
We're still not all the way there with social networking. Facebook knows who I'm friends with, at least in a Facebook sense. Now let's say I'm driving into San Francisco, going over the Golden Gate Bridge and wondering as I look at the...Show More Summary
In domestic route news, Southwest Airlines is adding a pair of destinations from Washington D.C., United will start a key business route from San Francisco, Spirit expands at Atlanta and Los Angeles, American will deploy A321s on more...Show More Summary
David Nayfeld and Matt Brewer may not be names most San Franciscans recognize, but the two have worked in some of the best restaurants in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles — and are now poised to add their stamp on the San Francisco dining scene. Next spring they plan to open Che Fico in
The parents of Kate Steinle plan to file legal claims against city and federal officials in their daughter’s murder.
The 2015 MLB waiver trade deadline provided contending clubs with that last chance to find those elusive missing pieces. Some teams made great use of the opportunity. The Texas Rangers snagged Mike Napoli, and the San Francisco Giants...Show More Summary
If the Dodgers' series opener against the San Francisco Giants had lasted a couple of more innings, outfielder Scott Van Slyke would have pitched.
I just had a dining experience straight out of "The Jetsons." Futuristic fast-food chain Eatsa opened today near San Francisco’s Embarcadero Center. The vegetarian restaurant, which specializes in quinoa bowls that cost about $7, uses technology to automate the ordering and pick-up processes. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she's pregnant with identical twins. Mayer says on a posting on her blog that she and her husband are expecting the twin girls in December.
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Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer’s pregnancy comes at a critical time for the internet company. ||| San Francisco - Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer announced she is pregnant with identical twin girls, likely due in December. Not that it's going to slow her down much. Show More Summary
Adrian Gonzalez singled in the winning run with the bases loaded in the 14th inning, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers over the San Francisco Giants 5-4 early Tuesday in the opener of a crucial series between the NL West's top two tea...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft's new Windows 10 system offers more personalization than before, but it also collects more data than people might be used to on PCs, from contacts and appointments to their physical location and even Wi-Fi...Show More Summary
David Gockley, head of San Francisco Opera, has hit out at New York critics for praising anything foreign and ignoring US composers. His particular target was British composer George Benjamin’s ‘Written on Skin’ which left him (and many others) unmoved but was raved over in NY media as the hottest thing since Lulu. Gockley on […]
Why is New York so much cleaner than San Francisco? It’s a question you hear all the time, even as some New Yorkers swear that Mayor Bill de Blasio’s lighter
The San Francisco Giants acquired outfielder Alejandro De Aza late Monday from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for minor league left-handed pitcher Luis Ysla, the Giants announced. The Giants will also receive $650,000 from the Red Sox, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Show More Summary
Most of the top preseason takeaways for the San Francisco 49ers have been negative. First, the passing game seems awful. Through three games, starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick has completed just five passes and taken three sacks, including a safety. Next, the run defense seems shaky. Show More Summary
ModCloth, the spunky, vintage-inspired retailer for Zooey Deschanel devotees, has until recently only been accessible online. But the July opening of their first brick-and-mortar store in San Francisco signaled the company’s plans for expansion: more physical stores, athletic wear, even a bridal collection. Read more...