Rematch with Lincecum goes A’s way

ANAHEIM — Marcus Semien and Khris Davis homered to help Kendall Graveman get the first win by an Oakland starter in more than three weeks as the Athletics beat Tim Linecum the Angels 5-4 Thursday night. Graveman (3-6) gave up...

Warriors draft Vandy big man Damian Jones

NEW YORK — The Golden State Warriors got the big man they were looking for and then went looking for a supplemental pick. The Warriors locked in on Damian Jones early, grabbing him with the 30th overall pick of the first round...


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Global stocks tumble after Britain votes to leave EU

NEW YORK — Stocks plunged in the U.S. and worldwide Friday after Britain voted to leave the European Union. The result stunned investors, who reacted by rushing to the safety of gold and U.S. government bonds as they wondered...



This Day in History

In 1788, Virginia ratified the U.S. Constitution. In 1876, Lt. Col. Colonel George A. Custer and his 7th Cavalry were wiped out by Sioux and Cheyenne Indians in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in Montana. In 1910, President...

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‘The Neon Demon’ a perverse thriller

LOS ANGELES — Nicolas Winding Refn is pressed for time. He has two premieres to get to for his film “The Neon Demon,” a stylish and perverse thriller about an aspiring teenage model (Elle Fanning), which struts into U.S....



Crisis has many causes, and no clear solution

The housing crisis in California and the Bay Area is being acutely felt in San Mateo County, which is proving to be a petri dish for the situation. It’s not a new thing, in fact, it’s been happening for quite some time. But, in...

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