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    'Being Mary Jane': Gabrielle Union relishes a career high point

    Losing the role of Olivia Pope on 'Scandal' 'happened for a reason,' says Pleasanton native, who also talks of how Whitney Houston's death altered her focus. 
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    With its all-star veteran cast, which includes Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Dev Patel and the welcome addition of Richard Gere, this follow to 2012, is a pleasant return trip to India.  
     
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    New drama with stellar cast tells story of home-invasion that rocks community. Plus, 10-part 'Dig' debuts with 'Da Vinci Code'-like vibe.  
     
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    Sailing across the Pacific Ocean helps woman regain her marriage and sense of self.  
     
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    DEAR JOAN: We have two male cats. One sleeps in our bedroom nightly. The other one, who is close to 15 years old, chooses to sleep in a spare bedroom downstairs for most of the night.  
     
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    The touring Broadway musical includes some contemporary messages about girl power, but it's the traditional fairy tale that makes the show worthwhile; it plays at Broadway San Jose through March 8.  
     
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    The ultimate comfort food? Grilled cheese and its favorite sidekick, a nice creamy soup that's a perfect complement to that oozy, melty sandwich. We're talking Grilled Cheese with Caramelized Onions and Fig Preserves, Pepper Jack with Mango-Tomato Chutney, Gouda with Fresh Herbs -- and tips from Cowgirl Creamery.  
     
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    Continental Bar brings retro charm, vibe to San Jose  
     
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    Forget the casino buffet. These days Reno's all about craft distilleries, farm-to-fork restaurants and a buzzy art scene.  
     
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    'CSI: Cyber' focuses on high-tech cyber threats. Plus, 'Broadchurch' returns for Season 2.  
     
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    A Northern California man has filed a class-action suit against the makers of Beneful that alleges the dry food is making dogs sick and killing some.  
     
    New ABC drama from John Ridley is set in Modesto, filmed in Texas.  
     
    Asian street food served up with a Latin twist in San Francisco's Mission district at ¡Chino!  
     
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    Subscriptions go on sale March 2 for new season that also includes Bernstein's 'On the Town' and a new work by Mason Bates, among many other highlights.  
     
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    The names may be similar, but don't confuse macarons with dense, chewy macaroons. Macarons are colorful, meringue-like confections made with ground almonds, sugar and egg whites and the fillings range from jam to ganache or buttercream. Here's the scoop on the best -- and ickiest.  
     
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    Plus, 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' returns with Skye coping with her new powers.  
     
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    Reader recounts her experience with a stray cat that showed up and made herself at home 13 years ago. Advice from an expert has helped her keep the cat healthy all these years.  
     
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    A walking tour app from the founder of Groupon takes you time-traveling through San Francisco neighborhoods.  
     
    The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer has turned out dozens of gems over his celebrated career, here is our list of his 10 best.  
     
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    The cool marine climate of Mendocino's Anderson Valley is a natural for Alsatian grape varietals. What better place to throw an International Alsace Festival, with wines from California, Oregon, New York and -- of course -- Alsace.  
     
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    Plus, Chris Soules faces female firing squad on 'The Bachelor: The Women Tell All.'  
     
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    Readers who had similar experiences with odd scratching sounds offer their thoughts on what might be causing them.  
     
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    Rick and his fellow survivors adjust to life in a new and very different community.  
     
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    It's Christmas, circa 1924, and the Crawleys have reason to celebrate.  
     
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    SNL funnyman stars as the lone survivor of a deadly virus in this hilarious new sitcom. Plus, expect lot of drama -- and hopefully answers -- in the 'Downton Abbey' Season 5 finale.  
     
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    A Piglet cookbook bracket, burger contest and the early opening of Amador's Daffodil Hill.  
     
    PBS
    'American Crime,' 'Battle Creek' among the week's TV highlights.  
     
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    Ready to go sipping? Wine Enthusiast magazine touts its top 10 wine regions for 2015.  
     
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    A weekend getaway to Big Sur marries luxury and rugged wilderness trail when the day's delights include stops at the Ventana Inn, Big Sur Bakery and a trail that goes straight up.  
     
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    'Sex Box' takes couple counseling to a whole new level. Plus, things get even worse on the island in 'Helix.'
     
     
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    'Being Mary Jane': Gabrielle Union relishes a career high point

    Losing the role of Olivia Pope on 'Scandal' 'happened for a reason,' says Pleasanton native, who also talks of how Whitney Houston's death altered her focus. 
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    Update: Harrison Ford plane crash injuries 'moderate'; engine failure cited

    The “Star Wars” actor crash-landed a small vintage plane on a Venice Beach golf course. Reports say he was taken to a hospital with bloody gashes on his head.