Warriors waive center Hilton Armstrong
Center Hilton Armstrong, who played late in regular season and in playoffs last season for Golden State Warriors, is waived
Cal's injury-plagued defense mended, ready to go
Cal's Brennan Scarlett, Mustafa Jalil, Nathan Broussard, Stefan McClure, Avery Sebastian combined for just six games in 2013 due to injuries
Former A's star Eric Chavez retires
Eric Chavez, who spent 13 seasons with Oakland A's, retires with Arizona Diamondbacks
San Jose State not taking itself lightly, even if others do
San Jose State Spartans look to improve upon 6-6 football season without bowl bid.
Stanford receiver Ty Montgomery says he's close to being ready
Stanford senior receiver Ty Montgomery hopes to be ready for season opener Aug. 30 as recovery from shoulder surgery is ahead of schedule
A's lose to Astros; Jason Hammel roughed up again
New starter Jason Hammel gives us six runs in first inning in Oakland A's loss to Houston Astros
College football: Key dates for Cal, Stanford, San Jose State
Cal, Stanford, San Jose State football training camp opening dates, season-opening games
Fugitive ex-cheerleader accused of sex trafficking a minor caught in San Francisco
The FBI says an Oregon woman accused of sex trafficking a minor has been arrested a month after she removed an ankle monitoring device and failed to show for a court hearing.
A's Bob Melvin takes low-key approach as trade deadline nears
Oakland A's manager Bob Melvin sounding even-keeled as MLB trade deadline could bring some action from GM Billy Beane
Kawakami: Early trade put A's in driver's seat
Billy Beane traded for Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel on July 4, the A's still have the best record in baseball, and if Beane wants to try to make another deal by Thursday, he can. If he doesn't make a deal, that's fine, too.
49ers' Colin Kaepernick enjoys bounty of receiver options
Colin Kaepernick excited Stevie Johnson, Brandon Lloyd now part of San Francisco 49ers' wide receiver mix with Michael Crabtree, Anquan Boldin
Pirates send Giants to sixth straight loss
San Francisco Giants have lost six in a row to fall three games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League West.
Mexican national soccer team to play Chile at Levi's Stadium on Sept. 6
Mexico-Chile game will be the first international game to be played at the San Francisco 49ers' new home.
Oakland A's rally past Houston Astros, win 7-4
Oakland A's use a six-run ninth inning to beat Houston Astros.
Sports digest: NCAA agrees to help athletes with head injuries
The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn't go nearly far enough
Venus Williams shakes off rust, wins at Bank of the West Classic
Venus Williams powers past Paula Kania in her first-round match at the Bank of the West Classic.
Coco Crisp avoids DL; Cespedes doesn't want to play center
Oakland A's slugger Yoenis Cespedes tells Josh Reddick that he isn't 'very fond of playing center field anymore; Reddick will play center for now is a platoon with Billy Burns.
UFC: Anderson Silva to make return Jan. 31
Former UFC champion Anderson Silva to make return to octagon against Nick Diaz after shattering his left shin in December
Raiders' Mark Davis confirms San Antonio visit but not talks of relocation
Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis said he was already in town for a celebration of San Antonio native Cliff Branch.
Giants ace Matt Cain to visit Tommy John specialist Dr. James Andrews
San Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Cain doesn't think he has anything more serious than bone chips in his elbow, but the team recently acquired Jake Peavy and there has been no move to take Cain off the disabled list.
Josh Reddick to play center field for A's Tuesday
With Coco Crisp hurting, Craig Gentry on disabled list, Josh Reddick will play center field Tuesday vs. Astros
Earthquakes Yannick Djalo named MLS player of week
Portuguese striker Yannick Djalo named MLS player of week after big game against Chicago Fire
Could A's deal Tommy Milone, get Jon Lester from Boston Red Sox in return?
Oakland A's busy shopping as trade deadline approaches; they have talked to Boston Red Sox about Lester, and second base and center field also high on list.
Sleeker Marcel Reece good for Raiders?
Oakland's two-time Pro Bowl fullback comes into camp 15 pound slighter.
NBA players union elects woman as new executive director
The National Basketball Players Association has elected Michele Roberts as executive director, making her the first woman to lead a North American male sports union
Mexico, Chile to play soccer friendly at Levi's Stadium
World Cup teams Mexico and Chile to meet Sept. 6 in first international game at Levi's Stadium
NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules
The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports.
Donald Trump says his Buffalo Bills bid unlikely to win
Donald Trump says he'll submit a bid to buy the Buffalo Bills but that it's unlikely his offer will be the winner
Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham charged with DUI
Authorities say Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham was arrested on a drunken driving charge a month ago in the Atlanta area
Thompson: Playoffs!? Raiders should be content with 8-8
Oakland Raiders should be improved with additions such as Matt Schaub, Justin Tuck and LaMarr Woodley, but playoffs might be raising the bar a little too high.
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives
Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.
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Move over, Fernet. Refreshing, house-made seasonal aperitifs are finding their way into low-alcohol cocktail programs from San Mateo to Berkeley and San Francisco. With the launch of Sonoma Aperitifs in Penngrove and the rerelease of a classic 1997 book about these fortified libations, we'd say the trend is about to overflow from its tiny cordial glass.
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Robert Pattinson talks Kristen Stewart split
“Twilight” actor also says he is more relaxed with being famous.