• One of Los Angeles’ urban coyotes passing by the Hollywood sign in Griffith Park.
    STEVE WINTER
    COVER STORY

    Backyard Beasts

    - Coyotes are among the most adaptive mammals in North America, and now they’re moving into urban areas — threatening pets and humans.
  • Candidate Angela Alioto on the campaign trail.
    POLITICS

    Political Dirt

    - San Francisco politicos are hard at work cleaning up the city's streets — literally. Are these (gloved) hands-on projects campaign stops or sincere efforts to tackle real problems?
  • By 1969, Jann Wenner had turned Rolling Stone into the bible of rock music and popular culture. It was all downhill from there.
    BETTMAN ARCHIVES

    Gathering Dirt

    - ‘Sticky Fingers,’ a new biography of Jann Wenner and Rolling Stone magazine, gets the sordid details right but misses the big picture.