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  1. Watch: 'Hamilton' creator Lin-Manuel Miranda raps on Puerto Rico crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | The Bennington Banner

    Now "Hamilton" creator Lin Manuel-Miranda joins forces with John Oliver to break down the catastrophic Puerto Rican debt crisis for us all -- rap style. As Oliver quipped on "Last Week Tonight": "Look, there are certainly better voices than mine to speak on behalf of Puerto Rico.

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  2. 'Games of Thrones' Peter Dinklage gets waxedRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 19 | The Bennington Banner

    "I didn't believe this was real, and now I do believe it's real. I haven't told anyone but my wife because maybe I'm going to just invite them to San Francisco and freak them out," Dinklage said, in a press release sent out by the museum.

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  3. Carlos Santana to NFL: Super Bowl should have included classic Bay Area actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | The Bennington Banner

    Carlos Santana didn't seem to a problem per se with Coldplay, Beyonce and Bruno Mars performing during Super Bowl 50's halftime show. But he said the show would been truly amazing if it had included local iconic bands like Metallica, Steve Miller, Journey and "yours truly."

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  4. Super Bowl 50: Taste of the NFL draws stars lobbying for hunger reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | The Bennington Banner

    At the Taste of the NFL party at the Cow Palace, talk turned to the cause of hunger relief with hosts Andrew Zimmern, Alyssa Milano and Larry the Cable Guy. "In the midst of all the glitz and glam" of Super Bowl week, she said, "you can step away and join top chefs in the cause and raise awareness and money.

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  5. Super Bowl 50: 50 Cent, Mark Cuban, J.B. Smoove among celebrities at Playboy partyRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2016 | The Bennington Banner

    Things were so chaotic at Playboy's Super Bowl party Friday night in the tented parking of AT&T Park in San Francisco that, at one point, the young woman manning the check-in desk announced she couldn't handle it anymore, gathered up her belongings, and walked off the job. Nevertheless, the spectacle was fun to watch, as well-proportioned ladies dressed in colorful bunny outfits escorted celebrities down the red carpet and into the giant, deafening spectacle beyond.

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  6. Dan Hicks, Bay Area music icon, dies at age 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | The Bennington Banner

    Marin singer-songwriter Dan Hicks, who blended a host of Americana music styles and injected a wry wit into hits like "Canned Music" and "I Scare Myself" over a more than 40-year career, died early Saturday at his home in Mill Valley after a long bout with cancer, a family spokesman announced. He was 74. Hicks was best known as the quirky leader of Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks, a jazzy acoustic band that featured a gypsy-jazz violinist and a bevy of female background singers.

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  7. Super Bowl 50: Celebrity sightings and sounds of Super Bowl weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | The Bennington Banner

    What a week. The Bay Area has been overrun by aggressive people who want to win and further their careers on one the biggest media stages on the planet.

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  8. Super Bowl 50: Inside the Bleacher Ball red carpetRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Bennington Banner

    Celebrities, including Alyssa Milano, Miss America Kira Kazantsev and past and present NFL stars, arrived for Bleacher Report's Bleacher Ball at the Mezzanine in San Francisco. San Jose Mercury News reporter Sal Pizarro brings us inside the Super Bowl party,where the ZacBrown Band was scheduled to perform.

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  9. Super Bowl 50: John Madden feted at star-studded bashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Bennington Banner

    One of John Madden's former players might have a special plan to celebrate if another one of the legendary coach's players gets into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend. "We might be able to dig him up and prop him up for the ceremony," said Fred Biletnikoff of his late friend and former quarterback Ken Stabler, who is up for enshrinement.

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  10. Super Bowl 50 celebrity sighting: Bruno Mars, sporting A's gear, has dinner in San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Bennington Banner

    Most of the celebs in town for Super Bowl 50 seem to be in San Francisco, but if you were looking for entertainer Bruno Mars on Wednesday night, San Jose was the place to be. The Grammy Award winner, who will be performing during the halftime show at Levi's Stadium on Sunday with Coldplay and Beyonce, was spotted having dinner at the Grill on the Alley at the downtown Fairmont Hotel.

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  11. Super Bowl 50 Party: Reggie McKenzie, other Raider greats hit Glazer PaloozaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | The Bennington Banner

    Reggie McKenzie, Raider Taiwan Jones and celebrity chef Guy Fieri were among the celebrities walking the red carpet Wednesday night for the Glazer Palooza Suits & Sneakers Super Bowl Kick Off at Pier 27 in San Francisco. Bay Area News Group columnist Tony Hicks was there to capture -- and tweet -- it all.

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  12. ZomBee Watch helps scientists track honeybee killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    In this file photo, a honeybee works atop gift zinnia in Accord, N.Y. While scientists have documented cases of tiny flies infesting honeybees, causing the bees to lurch and stagger around like zombies before they die, researchers don't know the scope of the problem. Now they are getting help in tracking the honeybee-killing parasite from ZomBee Watch, created in 2012 by John Hafernik, a biology professor at San Francisco State University.

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  13. Janet Jackson announces Concord Pavilion dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    Can't get tickets for Janet Jackson's sold-out shows next month in San Francisco? Don't worry, Rhythm Nation, because the R&B-pop singer is already planning to bring her Unbreakable World Tour back to the Bay Area in 2016. Jackson performs May 19 at Concord Pavilion.

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  14. Ellie Goulding gearing up for NFL kickoff concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    Ellie Goulding won't just be performing at the NFL's season kickoff concert. The British singer-songwriter will also be using it as an opportunity to learn more about American football.

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  15. Owner of wayward chicken in San Francisco comes forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    The owner of a wayward chicken that fouled up traffic at the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Bridge last week reclaimed his bird Tuesday and planned to take it to an elementary school garden like he intended to do the day the chicken escaped from a cardboard box in his pickup truck. Former Oakland mayoral candidate Ken Houston says he was taking two of his chickens to donate them to a nearby school garden last Wednesday when he stopped his pickup truck at the Oakland Army Base, near the toll plaza, to check on a work project.

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  16. Review: Billy Joel makes triumphant return to San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    "I'm finally playing San Francisco," the legendary Long Islander said near the start of his show on Saturday night. "I haven't played here in 40 years."

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  17. Judge may set murder trial in San Francisco pier shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    In this July 7, 2015 file photo, Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez, right, is lead into the courtroom by San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi, left, and Assistant District Attorney Diana Garciaor, center, for his arraignment at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco. The parents of Kathryn Steinle filed a wrongful death claim Tuesday, Sept.

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  18. $20 found in San Francisco leads to $1 million lottery winRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    A San Francisco Bay Area man won $1 million in the California Lottery after buying a winning ticket with money he found at the airport. When he found a $20 bill on the street outside San Francisco International Airport last week, he used it to buy two scratch-off tickets at a market in Millbrae.

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  19. Hearing set for immigrant charged in San Francisco slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    A San Francisco judge is set to hear evidence in a shooting death at a local pier that became a flashpoint in the national immigration debate because federal authorities had requested city officials keep the suspect locked up. Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez is due in court on Tuesday for a preliminary hearing to determine whether there is enough evidence to try him on a murder charge in the July slaying of Kathryn Steinle, 32. Steinle was shot during an evening stroll with her father and a family friend.

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  20. Western wildfires: Wind, heat, dry land fueling large blazesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    Scenes Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, from the Canyon Creek Complex fire south of John Day. Winds are helping stoke wildfires sweeping across the West, posing problems for firefighters trying to contain the flames fed by drought.

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