Winners and “dishonorable mentions” in the annual writing contest for bad opening sentences to imaginary novels. How life expectancy in U.S. counties compares to other countries. Drake, meet Tchaikovsky — composer does mashups because he wants pop-music lovers to gain an appreciation for classical music. And a $180 sandwich made with Japanese wagyu beef is coming to San Francisco.
Photo: Rapper Drake sports a Warriors’ Kevin Durant jersey as he performs in concert during the Summer Sixteen Tour with Future at the Oracle Arena in Oakland on Sept. 13, 2016. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group)