Peninsula Things To Do, April 21 and beyond

The Magicflutes Flute Orchestra spring concert is slated for 2:30 p.m. April 30 at St. Matthew’s Church in San Mateo. The group includes, front...

Duterte doesn’t ‘give a heck’ about honorary degrees – Paolo Duterte

'To the so-called learned individuals who frown upon the plan of the University of the Philippines to grant an honorary doctorate degree to the...

Stanford ventures to regain relevance in Pac-12

STANFORD — May 3 is significant within the Stanford softball program. On that date in 1995, the Cardinal lost to Santa Clara. It...

27 of the Funniest Parenting Tweets That Will Have You LOL

1. Selective hearing Save your voice calling for your kids. Just open a bag of chips and they'll materialize out of nowhere. ...

I’ve Got Hope For The Starving People Of South Sudan –...

vlad_karavaev via Getty Images South Sudan stands on the brink of disaster - with famine declared in two regions and thousands fleeing their homes...

Are these TV’s best-ever putdowns? Not without Malcolm Tucker they’re not

A list supposedly detailing the 20 best put-downs from television history has been put together by the on-demand service UKTV Play. You can scroll...

Morning Spin: From street lights to party buses: Here’s what the...

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, seen here Tuesday talking about gun legislation, will preside over Wednesday's Chicago City Council meeting. Welcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin,...

Prosecutors move to toss more than 21,000 tainted drug cases

(David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2013 file photo, former state chemist Annie Dookhan sits...

Fox News Appears Set to Fire Bill O’Reilly After Sexual Harassment...

Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesBill O'Reilly, host of FOX News Channel's The O'Reilly Factor, at the White House Feb. 27, 2014 in Washington, DC. It took...

5 things you didn’t know about Tears for Fears

EightiesJukebox/YouTube 36 years ago, synth-pop greats Tears For Fears rose from their unassuming hometown of Bath to become one of the defining groups of...

Heart’s Wilson sisters pursuing separate projects while Heart on hiatus

Ann and Nancy Wilson, the founders of classic rock hit makers Heart, are currently pursuing individual side projects while Heart is on hiatus. Nancy...

Man sentenced for shooting wife, her cousin and killing her aunt,...

Sammuel Ejaz stands during his arraignment at the Monterey County Courthouse in Salinas on August 31, 2015. (David Royal – Monterey Herald file) Salinas...

Unions urge parents to turn education cuts into election battleground

Teaching unions say they will carry the fight against “huge budget cuts” affecting schools directly to parents and voters, with the National Union of...

Pot smoking common among pregnant teens: survey

© iStockphoto.com / Ron Hilton HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Adding to concerns about the harms of teenage pregnancy are new U.S. survey results...

6 proven ways to make a marriage last

Jo Piazza and her husband, Nick Aster, on their wedding day in September 2015. (Courtesy Jo Piazza) When Jo Piazza...

Baseball: Another no-hitter for Los Altos junior Alex Reelfs

It was supposed to be a simple tune-up for the home stretch. Just a couple of innings on the mound to stay sharp. Instead,...

April 18: Your daily horoscope

Aries IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY Stand up for yourself when challenged, both in your personal life and professionally. Your birthday chart warns that...

Labour benefits boost pledge to ‘unsung heroes’ who care for relatives

Around one million "unsung heroes" who care for vulnerable relatives will be given a £10 a week benefits boost under the first year of...

Arkansas judge barred from execution cases after protest

A judge who lay on a cot as though he were a condemned man on a gurney after issuing an order halting Arkansas' multiple...

Conservative Watchdog Group Requests Investigation Into Top House Intel Democrats

Conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch on Friday called for a preliminary investigation into two top Democratic members of the House Intelligence Committee for potentially...