Local

Carnaval parade carries water conservation message to thousands

“Sacred Water” was the theme underpinning the 37th annual Carnaval celebration in San Francisco, and it brought tantalizing ocean-themed floats to the Mission District on ...

A quest for photos of every soldier who fell in Vietnam

On Memorial Day there are flags, a soldier plays taps, the saddest of bugle calls; and sometimes there is a reading of the names of ...

Chinatown’s “House of Cards”

by Joel P. Engardio If Netflix wants to produce a “House of Cards” based on San Francisco politics, the race to win Chinatown has plenty ...

Party bus collides with pedestrian Saturday night, police investigating

by Bay City News A party bus struck a pedestrian Saturday evening in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood, police said Sunday. Officers responded at ...

Free publication delivery leads council to consider restrictions

by Brendan P. Bartholomew The San Francisco Examiner’s practice of providing free home delivery of its Thursday and Sunday Peninsula editions has aroused the ire ...

View More Local

Technology

iOS developer weighs in on how Apple HomeKit tools work, what lies ahead

While the first HomeKit-compatible accessories finally get ready to ship, developers have had a good bit of time to tinker around with Apple’s software tools ...

Myo armband makes hands-free motion control real

Gesture-controlled computing is well on its way to transitioning from fantasy to reality It’s most often accomplished via vision sensors that watch you or your ...

GoCardless Founder Tom Blomfield’s New Startup Is A “Full Stack” Mobile-First Bank

 We already knew that GoCardless co-founder Tom Blomfield was working on a new U.K. banking startup, but now, thanks in part to a noisy series ...

What could launch at Google I/O 2015: Android M, Chromecast 2, standalone photos product, more (Ron Amadeo/Ars Technica)

Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica:What could launch at Google I/O 2015: Android M, Chromecast 2, standalone photos product, more  —  Google Tracker 2015 (I/O edition): ...

Instagram sends "Highlights" email digests to re-engage users, its first promotional emails (Josh Constine/TechCrunch)

Josh Constine / TechCrunch:Instagram sends “Highlights” email digests to re-engage users, its first promotional emails  —  An Aging Instagram Tries To Win Us Back With ...

View More Technology

Money

Bernanke Says "No Large Mispricings In US Securities"; These 5 Charts Say Otherwise

Retired central banker, blogger, bond guru and hedge fund consultant Ben Bernanke just uttered the following total rubbish… *BERNANKE: NO LARGE MISPRICINGS IN U.S. SECURITIES, ...

MeMORiaL DaY 2015: THe LaND OF THE FRee

.   Once alienated, an “unalienable right” is apt to be forever lost, in which case we are no longer even remotely the last best ...

Another Decapitator-in-Chief Of America's Working Class

Submitted by Ben Tanosborn, It is not Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders who don’t get it.  It is our near-sighted Globalist-in-Chief who really doesn’t ...

WoRLD TuRTLe DaY 2015

Never Forget The Price Of Freedom

Presented with no comment…     Source: Investors.com

View More Money

Living

Positive Steps To Protect Yourself Against Breast Cancer

Last week, the food media celebrity Sandra Lee shared that at the age of 48 she had been diagnosed with breast cancer. She joins my ...

LGBT Wellness Roundup: May 24

Each week HuffPost Gay Voices, in a partnership with blogger Scout, LGBT HealthLink and researcher Susana Fajardo, brings you a round up of some of ...

We Tend to Talk Alike When We Think Alike

People are more likely to mimic how other people talk if their views on social issues align, new research shows. “Few people are aware that they alter their ...

Frequent Moves Make School Tough for Foster Kids

Foster children are four times more likely to move and change elementary schools during an academic year than children not in foster care. All those ...

Long-Time Actress And Comedian Anne Meara Dies

Meara, who was married to Jerry Stiller and mom to Ben Stiller, had roles on Rhoda, Alf, Sex and the City and The King of ...

View More Living

Sports

Curry 'comfortable,' prepared to end Rockets' season

Just hours after routing the Rockets, Steph Curry was again focused on the task at hand, which is eliminating Houston and entering the Finals.

Hawks' Horford ejected from Game 3 for elbowing Dellavedova

Hawks forward Al Horford was ejected in the second quarter of Game 3 against the Cavaliers after dropping an elbow on Cleveland guard Matthew Dellavedova.

LeBron's triple-double helps Cavs top Hawks in thriller

LeBron James battled for four quarters, posting a triple-double, en route to a nail-biting Game 3 victory, to give the Cavs a 3-0 series lead ...

New-look 49ers' defense aims to cause confusion

Under Vic Fangio, the 49ers’ defense ran a basic scheme with few blitzes. But with Eric Mangini in charge, expect lots of movement and interchangeable ...

Giants' Krukow selected for CCAA Hall of Fame induction

Giants broadcaster Mike Krukow has been selected for induction in the Hall of Fame for his college baseball career…

View More Sports

Entertainment

George Clooney's Changing Looks!

From sexy bachelor to dashing newlywed, check out the star’s amazing transformation

Keeping Up with the Kardashians Recap: Kylie Jenner: 'I Go Through These Times Where I Hate My Life'

“Kylie’s the one we’re worried about,” says Bruce Jenner of the family’s reaction to his transition

Game of Thrones Recap: 'The Gift'

Two icons meet, Sansa suffers and Cersei’s luck changes

Indianapolis 500 Pays Tribute to David Letterman

In David Letterman’s first weekend as a retiree, the now-former Late Show host slipped into the role of IndyCar team co-owner by appearing at Sunday’s Indianapolis 500. Making the ...

Game of Thrones Recap, Episode 507: Danaerys and Tyrion Finally Meet

HBO viewers were rewarded with something book readers are still waiting to see.

View More Entertainment

The Mix

24 Reasons Man Of Steel Is Passion Of The Christ

By Couch Tomato  Published: May 24th, 2015 

If Famous Pop Culture Had Been Made 20 Years Earlier

By CRACKED Readers  Published: May 24th, 2015 

Bracket

5 Things You Learn After Getting Shingles

By Gladstone  Published: May 23rd, 2015 

22 Beloved Franchises That Completely Went Off The Rails

By CRACKED Readers  Published: May 23rd, 2015 

View More The Mix

Politics

Stop comparing Washington to Game of Thrones

The series is just the latest way for D.C. to pretend it’s way more glamorous that it really is.

Pope's pronouncements making trouble for GOP Catholics

Francis may be popular with the general public, but key Republican primary constituencies are wary.

What liberals still don't understand about Fox News

Fox News isn’t just bad for America. It’s also bad for the Republican Party.

The GOP's debate problem

Forget about early state chicken dinners and candidate meet-and-greets. For many Republican White House hopefuls, their time might be better spent working cable TV green ...

View More Politics

Opinion

'Just Asking'

In a recent panel discussion on poverty at Georgetown University, President Barack Obama gave another demonstration of his mastery of rhetoric –…

Race, Politics and Lies

Among the many painful ironies in the current racial turmoil is that communities scattered across the country were disrupted by riots and looting…

Anti-Trust Law and Lawlessness

We all make mistakes and some of us learn from them. What is even better is to learn from other people’s mistakes, where they pay ...

Chaos in the Primaries

Painful as it is to realize that both the Democrats and the Republicans will still be holding their primaries a year from now, that is ...

View More Opinion
Google+