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No. 18 Saint Mary's beats San Francisco 70-66 for its 14th straight win

Feb. 21, 2024 02:28 AM EST

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — Mitchell Saxen scored 20 points, Alex Ducas added 18 and No. 18 Saint Mary's extended the longest active winning streak in the nation to 14 straight games with a 70-66 victory over San Francisco on Tuesday night. The Gaels (22-6, 13-0 West Coast Conference)...

United flight from San Francisco to Boston diverted due to damage to one of its wings

Feb. 20, 2024 23:32 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A United Airlines cross-country flight was cut short and the jetliner landed in Denver after one of its wings was damaged. A passenger on the San Francisco-to-Boston flight Monday said he had just put in earbuds and started to doze off when he felt the plane...

San Francisco wants to offer free drug recovery books at its public libraries

Feb. 20, 2024 20:24 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The most stolen books from San Francisco public libraries' shelves are not the hottest new novels or juicy memoirs, they are books about recovering from addiction. Now, city officials want to provide universal access to free drug recovery books, including Alcoholics...

San Francisco Opera commissions Huang Ruo's `The Monkey King' for 2025 premiere, based on novel

Feb. 20, 2024 16:40 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Opera commissioned Huang Ruo to compose “The Monkey King,” based on an episode from the 16th century Chinese novel “Journey to the West,” for a fall 2025 premiere. David Henry Hwang, whose “M Butterfly” won the 1988 Tony Award for...

San Francisco visits Marciulionis and No. 18 Saint Mary's (CA)

Feb. 20, 2024 03:56 AM EST

San Francisco Dons (21-6, 10-2 WCC) at Saint Mary's Gaels (21-6, 12-0 WCC) Moraga, California; Tuesday, 11 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Gaels -7; over/under is 133 BOTTOM LINE: No. 18 Saint Mary's (CA) faces the San Francisco Dons after Augustas...

San Francisco visits No. 18 Saint Mary's (CA) after Marciulionis' 28-point performance

Feb. 19, 2024 03:56 AM EST

San Francisco Dons (21-6, 10-2 WCC) at Saint Mary's Gaels (21-6, 12-0 WCC) Moraga, California; Tuesday, 11 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: No. 18 Saint Mary's (CA) faces the San Francisco Dons after Augustas Marciulionis scored 28 points in Saint Mary's (CA)'s 103-59 win over...

Points records fall at the All-Star Game, with the East beating the West 211-186

Feb. 18, 2024 23:40 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NBA wanted more competition. It got more points instead — more than ever before. And once again, the All-Star Game was all offense. All-Star MVP Damian Lillard of the Milwaukee Bucks scored 39 points and the Eastern Conference beat the...

San Francisco tops Loyola Marymount 82-59 for sixth straight victory

Feb. 17, 2024 23:24 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ndewedo Newbury had 16 points and San Francisco beat Loyola Marymount 82-59 on Saturday night to up its win streak to six. Newbury shot 6 for 10, including 3 for 5 from beyond the arc for the Dons (21-6, 10-2 West Coast Conference). Marcus Williams scored 14...

San Francisco visits Loyola Marymount after Johnston's 33-point game

Feb. 17, 2024 03:45 AM EST

San Francisco Dons (20-6, 9-2 WCC) at Loyola Marymount Lions (10-15, 3-8 WCC) Los Angeles; Saturday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Loyola Marymount hosts the San Francisco Dons after Will Johnston scored 33 points in Loyola Marymount's 91-74 loss to the Gonzaga Bulldogs. ...

Sora is ChatGPT maker OpenAI's new text-to-video generator. Here's what we know about the new tool

Feb. 16, 2024 15:10 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The maker of ChatGPT is now diving into AI-generated video. Meet Sora — OpenAI's new text-to-video generator. The tool, which the San Francisco company unveiled Thursday, uses generative artificial intelligence to instantly create short videos based on written...