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‘Lucy’ is no brain food
So let’s start with the enticing premise of Luc Besson’s “Lucy,” starring Scarlett Johansson: Human beings only use 10 percent of their brain capacity. Imagine what it would be like if we could access all of it? Well, wow. It would be sort of like ... nothing new. Because, it turns out, in...
By Jocelyn Noveck The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Sweet ‘Great Pretender’ premieres at TheatreWorks
In “The Great Pretender” by David West Read, a grieving man begins to recover from his wife’s untimely death and to connect with people other than his wife for the first time in his adult life. The middle-aged man, Roy Felt (Steve Brady), has been the low-key host of a TV hand-puppet show fo...
By Judy Richter Daily Journal correspondent FULL STORY
Get your accordi-on!: Annual festival fills the air in Burlingame
Whether it’s the rapid-fire fingers of Milwaukee’s Stanislav Venglevski, whose repertoire includes classical and ethnic music that will leave audiences mesmerized, or the cool and smooth melodies of Los Angeles’ Frank Petrilli and his jazz quartet that induce snapping sensations, the 74th Annu...
By Samson So Daily Journal correspondent FULL STORY
 
Museum gotta see ‘um
THE PENINSULA MUSEUM OF ART IN BURLINGAME OPENS NEW EXHIBITS WITH A PUBLIC RECEPTION ON AUG. 3. Spero Anargyros (1915-2004) was a prominent local and international sculptor whose pieces include a bronze bust of former San Francisco Mayor George Moscone which still graces the City Hall rotunda; an im...
By Susan Cohn Daily Journal Senior Correspondent FULL STORY
Fox, Arnett share ‘TMNT’ love with Comic-Con crowd
SAN DIEGO — For the human stars of “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” it’s all about Michelangelo. When asked by a fan during a Comic-Con panel which member of the sewer-dwelling, pizza-loving superhero team was their favorite, Megan Fox and Will Arnett both picked the nunchaku-wielding member...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Malkovich, Cumberbatch make Comic-Con premieres
SAN DIEGO — John Malkovich and Benedict Cumberbatch each made their Comic-Con debuts — as themselves and as their first animated characters. The two actors were in San Diego Thursday to offer an early look at DreamWorks Animation’s “Penguins of Madagascar,” a sequel to 2012’s “Madagas...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Baldwin, LaBeouf share a role — defendant— in NYC
NEW YORK — Alec Baldwin and Shia LaBeouf never ended up sharing a Broadway stage as planned last year, but real-life dramatics landed both of them Thursday in a distinctly less celebrated venue: Manhattan criminal courts. Both stars appeared in courtrooms a few blocks apart for separate disorderl...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Fox won’t air men’s retry of failed Knievel jump
TWIN FALLS, Idaho — Fox Broadcasting officials say they will not televise two daredevils’ efforts to jump southern Idaho’s Snake River Canyon where Evel Knievel failed 40 years ago. A spokeswoman told The Times-News. Wednesday that the television network opted out because of budget concerns b...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
  


 
 
 
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Leland Yee charged with racketeering
SAN FRANCISCO — A California state senator charged in a sweeping organized crime and public corrup..
Mosquito fogging scheduled for San Mateo
San Mateo County mosquito officials will fog again in North Central San Mateo Monday night because W..
Stolen Toyota driver flees after hitting Porsche on San Mateo Bridge
The driver and passengers of a stolen car fled the scene after hitting a Porsche on the San Mateo-H..
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