How a wannabe banking magnate from S.F. built an empire on deception.
Two rebels take on America's most beloved computer company.
The struggle between Bay Area law enforcement and the Black Panthers is still going on after 35 years
A look inside the grandiose cinematic dreams -- and genuine transcendent joy -- at Voice of Pentecost Church
Once you learn the full story of the mom-and-pop cult known as "The Family," you'll understand an unsettling reality: Any of us might have joined in.
With Earthtones, Oakland hip-hoppers the Crown City Rockers deliver on the promise of their energetic live show
Arts gadfly Jonathon Keats tries to map the one true Lord on the genetic tree of life via fruit flies, prayer, and KGO radio
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Fishing with Morgan Spurlock, survivor of the 30-day McDonald's diet
Santa Rosa's charismatic Catholic bishop got busted shaking down a priest for sex. But he had friends in high places -- and they served him well.
Under coach George Rush, City College regularly wins national football titles. But is community college really the place for big-time sports?
Detroit automakers have spent millions attempting to unplug California's effort to put electric cars on the road. And so far, Detroit's succeeding.
With Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Ang Lee reinvents the martial arts movie for the art house crowd
Decades after he left the stage to teach math in Santa Cruz, the voice of legendary satirist Tom Lehrer still echoes
How the SFO construction program went $1 billion over budget. Yes, billion. With a B.
In China, Falun Gong practitioners are beaten and persecuted, so the U.S. is granting them asylum. But is this movement as harmless as it seems?
Bad music. Bad press. Bad hair. Sammy Hagar's heard the insults. But for the Bay Area's Red Rocker, the best revenge is living well.
For three decades, Mariedi Anders has used Old World grace and negotiating acumen to create significant American careers for serious European musicians. Now, the doyenne of West Coast classical music agents faces a new challenge: the globalization of the