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Theater Listings: May 21 – 27, 2014

Stage listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Performance times may change; call venues to confirm. Reviewers are Robert Avila, Rita Felciano, and Nicole Gluckstern. Submit items for the listings at [Read entire story]

Theater Listings: May 21 – 27, 2014

Stage listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Performance times may change; call venues to confirm. Reviewers are Robert Avila, Rita Felciano, and Nicole Gluckstern. Submit items for the listings at [Read entire story]

Film Listings: May 21 – 27, 2014

Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see Rep Clock. OPENINGRead more [Read entire story]

Film Listings: May 21 – 27, 2014

Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see Rep Clock. OPENINGRead more [Read entire story]

Gettin’ festy

Summer in the Bay means music festival season — hold on to your butts (and your wallets) Nighttime at Hickey Fest PHOTO BY GINGER FIERSTIEN [Read entire story]

Gettin’ festy

Gettin' festy

Summer in the Bay means music festival season — hold on to your butts (and your wallets) JJAAXXNN at Hickey Fest. PHOTO BY GINGER FIERSTIEN [Read entire story]

A New Proposal To Un-Suck Muni: Tie Funding To S.F. Population Growth

A New Proposal To Un-Suck Muni: Tie Funding To S.F. Population Growth

District 8 Supervisor Scott Wiener is taking a hard look at ways to funnel more funding to the city's forever-ailing transit system. His latest proposal: a city charter amendment that would increase the Muni budget [Read entire story]

San Francisco To Close Popular ‘Crookedest’ Stretch Of Lombard Street To Cars In Summer

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — San Francisco will temporarily close a popular tourist spot that’s known as the “Crookedest Street in The World.” The city’s Municipal Transportation Agency unanimously voted on [Read entire story]

Family Of Teen Killed By Train In San Leandro Fundraising For Funeral, Peers Recall Her Drive

SAN LEANDRO (KCBS)— The family of an 18-year-old aspiring doctor is trying to raise money for her funeral after she was hit and killed by an Amtrak train in San Leandro on Monday. The family plans to set up an account [Read entire story]

Photo Du Jour: Smell A Rat

Photo Du Jour: Smell A Rat

"Alone" shot by George Buchholz [ more › ] [Read entire story]

Marinwood Firefighters Rescue Baby Bird With Garden Hose And Vacuum

MARINWOOD (CBS SF) — Marinwood firefighters came to the aid of a baby bird after it fell from a nest and into a drain pipe on Monday by attaching a garden hose to a vacuum cleaner. Firefighter Brian Smith first saw [Read entire story]

Gavin Newsom Now Accepts Contributions in Bitcoin

Gavin Newsom Now Accepts Contributions in Bitcoin

California's lieutenant governor is now accepting contributions via the digital crypto-currency Bitcoin.Photo Credit: Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch [Read entire story]

School’s Out For San Jose Medical School After Being Served Eviction Notice

SAN JOSE (KCBS)— There were no classes Tuesday at a Bryman College in San Jose after the medical school was served with an eviction notice. Students who paid hefty tuition appear to have been left in the lurch by the [Read entire story]

The Coming El Niño Could Lead To Warmest Year On Record

The Coming El Niño Could Lead To Warmest Year On Record

Climate scientists are all pretty well on board with the prediction that this coming winter is going to be a severe El Niño season, and this one could potentially lead to a decade of warming like the world has never [Read entire story]

Silicon Valley Girl, 11, Qualifies for U.S. Open

Silicon Valley Girl, 11, Qualifies for U.S. Open

Lucy Li -- an 11-year-old girl from Silicon Valley -- has become the youngest player to qualify for the U.S. Women's Open by winning the sectional qualifier at Half Moon Bay in California.Photo Credit: AP [Read entire story]

Silicon Valley Girl, 11, Qualifies for U.S. Open

Lucy Li -- an 11-year-old girl from Silicon Valley -- has become the youngest player to qualify for the U.S. Women's Open by winning the sectional qualifier at Half Moon Bay in California.Photo Credit: AP [Read entire story]

World’s Crookedest Street Might Close to Cars

Tourists could see a kink in their vacation plans if the most famous crooked street shuts down over four weekends this summer while they are visiting San Francisco.Photo Credit: Christie Smith [Read entire story]

World’s Crookedest Street Might Close to Cars

World's Crookedest Street Might Close to Cars

Tourists could see a kink in their vacation plans if the most famous crooked street shuts down over four weekends this summer while they are visiting San Francisco.Photo Credit: Christie Smith [Read entire story]

Virtual Party: Oculus Rift To Chuck E. Cheese

Chuck E. Cheese to test Oculus RiftPhoto Credit: AP [Read entire story]

Virtual Party: Oculus Rift To Chuck E. Cheese

Chuck E. Cheese to test Oculus RiftPhoto Credit: AP [Read entire story]