Best and worst airlines for Bay Area travelers

We’d all likely love to fly on an airline like Delta all the time, but the problem for Bay Area travelers is that it does not fly to enough places from here. None of its hubs are in Northern California. So to get anywhere on Delta you have to fly from here and connect in […]

Routes: SIA to SEA, United at SFO, Southwest’s Bay Area changes, California Pacific + more

Let’s start by updating a couple of items we covered last week. First, we said reports from southeast Asia hinted that Singapore Airlines had its eye on Seattle as a new U.S. destination, and this week the airline confirmed it. Singapore said it will begin flying between Singapore and Seattle on September 3 of next […]

Las Vegas Raiders? Not so fast, Oakland says

San Francisco Chronicle columnists Phillip Matier and Andrew Ross appear Sundays, Mondays and Wednesdays. Matier can be seen on the KPIX TV morning and evening news. He can also be heard on KCBS radio Monday through Friday at 7:50 a.m. and 5:50 p.m. Got a tip? Call (415) 777-8815, or email [email protected] Twitter: @matierandross

What time is the Feb. 19 Democratic presidential debate in Las Vegas?

What else is at stake Wednesday night? The Nevada caucuses and the South Carolina primary could be the one-two punch that knocks a few candidates out of the race. As Klobuchar demonstrated earlier this month, a stellar debate performance and the buzz that follows can give a candidate a meaningful boost.

NFL Playoffs Picture 2019: Seedings and Matchups

The Kansas City Chiefs’ win over the San Diego Chargers, combined with the Patriots loss, moved the Chiefs into the second seed in the AFC, giving them a first-round bye and hosting a divisional round game. The Patriots now play in the wild card weekend as the No. 3 seed.

Pre-election opening for Warm Springs BART looks unlikely

The BART bond measure, which would fund improvements to electrical and train-control systems, rails and stations, needs a cumulative two-thirds majority approval in San Francisco, Alameda and Contra Costa counties. Measure RR is polling well in communities along BART lines, but support falls off in areas that are farther from stations.

Tom Brady free agency 2020: Top landing spots, projected contract, latest updates, rumors and more

Pats willing to pay $30 million a year to keep BradySunday, Feb. 2: According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the New England Patriots are intent on keeping Brady in Foxborough and are even willing to pay $30 million a season to do so. If this comes to fruition, this would be the highest […]

NFL Free Agency 2020: Ranking the 100 best free agents, where do Dak Prescott and Tom Brady land?

He proved last season that after his devastating knee injury he is still capable of being a quality starter. He came off the bench when Drew Brees got hurt to lead the Saints to a 5-0 record. It’s time he gets a real chance to start. 20 Bud Dupree Pittsburgh Steelers OLB

Eastern Caribbean’s top 10 beach hotels and places to stay on a budget, from Grenada to Dominica

Beachcombers, St Vincent Together with neighbouring Indian Bay, Villa Beach is one of St Vincent’s finest beaches, and is where you will find the colourful Beachcombers, a family-run hotel, bar and restaurant. Standard rooms are the best budget options – they are comfortable, have air-con, TV, private bathroom and veranda. The restaurant is reasonably priced […]

Prubechu’s Guamanian cuisine is multifaceted and complicated

Speaking of that fryer: The crispy fried snapper (price varies with market) cuts straight to the point of this restaurant. You won’t find perfectly square, boneless fish fillets here. Instead you get to choose between the animal’s head or tail. The hulking head, its jaw frozen in a deep-fried grimace (perhaps in reaction to its […]