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‘Star Wars’ Fan Clubs Honor Carrie Fisher At Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Four Star Wars costuming clubs held a tribute to their favorite fallen princess at Comic-Con. The fan groups celebrated the life and work of Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia at the pop-culture convention [Read entire story]

Michelle Pfeiffer Joins ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Michelle Pfeiffer is joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Marvel Studios announced Saturday at Comic-Con that Pfeiffer has been cast in the “Ant-Man” sequel “Ant-Man and the [Read entire story]

Creators, Cast Of ‘Stranger Things’ Debut Season 2 Trailer

VIDEO: Stranger Things | Season 2 Comic Con “Thriller” Trailer | Netflix SAN DIEGO (AP) — The creators of “Stranger Things” premiered a trailer for the show’s second season at Comic-Con [Read entire story]

Bay Area Runners Win 40th San Francisco Marathon

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Two Bay Area residents, one from Marin County and one from the Peninsula, won the 40th annual San Francisco Marathon Sunday. Jorge Maravilla, 39, of Mill Valley, won the men’s [Read entire story]

Minerva’s horoscope for July 23

Action centers in both creative and romantic arenas. Happily, Mercury’s shift into practical Virgo adds realism to the stew. Aries (March 20-April 18) The new moon’s mischievous sortie into your fun sector [Read entire story]

Minerva’s Sunday Horoscope: 7/23/17

STARCAST: Tonight's fateful new moon eyeballs the sun in lusty Leo. Expect nothing less than transformation. Action centers in both creative and romantic arenas. Happily, Mercury's shift into practical Virgo adds [Read entire story]

HBO film reveals the unknown ‘Diana’

The film, premiering Monday, July 24, on HBO is likely to be the most important hour of the anticipated saturation TV coverage of the 20th anniversary of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales. The film, produced and [Read entire story]

‘Wandering’ puts Seiwert on the map

The sought-after freelance choreographer triumphed this spring with her first narrative work, in Opera Parallèle’s production of Philip Glass’ “Les Enfants Terribles,” and she was recently announced as the next [Read entire story]

Ben Affleck Clears Up ‘Batman’ Rumors At ‘Justice League’ Panel

VIDEO: Justice League – Comic-Con Sneak Peek SAN DIEGO (CBS SF) — On Friday, reports surfaced that Warner Bros. was planning to “usher Ben Affleck out as Batman” and that it may happen before the [Read entire story]

Actor John Heard Found Dead At Palo Alto Hotel

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — Actor John Heard, whose many roles included the father in the “Home Alone” series and a corrupt detective in “The Sopranos,” has died. He was 71. Actor John Heard [Read entire story]

Steven Spielberg Reveals ‘Ready Player One’ Footage At Comic-Con

VIDEO: Ready Player One – SDCC Teaser – Warner Bros. UK SAN DIEGO (CBS SF) — On Saturday, as part of the Warner Bros. panel, director Steven Spielberg revealed footage from his latest movie, Ready Player [Read entire story]

Dear Abby: Dad can’t be thanked enough for helping pay bills

Dad can’t be thanked enough for helping pay bills Since our wedding, my father-in-law continually “reminds” us that he helped my wife financially after her divorce. To him what that means is when he calls on the [Read entire story]

Horoscope for Saturday, 7/22/17 by Christopher Renstrom

ARIES. (March 20 - April 18): You're eager to sign on to a variety of ventures, but can you finish each and every one of them? You need to be honest with yourself about what you can (and cannot) do. [Read entire story]

Netflix Surprise ‘Defenders’ Fans At Comic-Con With First Episode

VIDEO: Marvel’s The Defenders | Official Trailer 2 SAN DIEGO (CBS SF/AP) — The head of Marvel Television surprised fans at Comic-Con Friday by showing the entire first episode of the new Netflix series “The [Read entire story]

‘Butterflies’ are not free in reality-based Strand show

Lauren Spencer had rolled up the cuffs of her jeans and kicked off her shoes to move around the Rueff, a black box performance space perched above ACT’s Strand Theater. Spencer is directing “Black Butterflies,” a [Read entire story]

Merola artists shine in marriage-themed triple bill

Even if you’re just after good value for your operatic dollar, the excellent new production by the Merola Opera Program is hard to beat: not one, not two, but three one-act works, all available for the price of a [Read entire story]

Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ director recalls discovering the superhero as a child in Oakland

"Black Panther" and "Fruitvale Station" director Ryan Coogler has been vocal about his life growing up in Oakland. [Read entire story]

Casey Affleck takes on haunting role in ‘A Ghost Story’

LOS ANGELES — Casey Affleck plays the ghost in the new David Lowery film, “A Ghost Story.” For most of the movie, which expanded wide Friday, he’s silent and cloaked in a white sheet with eye holes cut out as he [Read entire story]

Madam Tussauds Yanks Beyoncé Waxwork Amid Criticism

By Hayden Wright (RADIO.COM) – It’s hard to imagine a more famous, recognizable likeness than Beyoncé’s—she’s one of the planet’s biggest stars and millions of fans follow her every move. When Madam Tussauds [Read entire story]

Essentials: Rugged shoes for trekking

Rugged shoes for trekking When you’re packing light, you can’t afford to bring along a shoe type for every adventure, so you need to choose versatile shoes that can go from trail to tavern, or mountain to museum, or [Read entire story]