Hampton

US jazz great musician Lionel Hampton plays his vibraphone during ceremonies in which he donated the instrument for display 30 January, 2001 at the Smithsonian Institution's American History Museum in Washington, DC.  (MARIO TAMA/AFP/Getty Images)

East Bay Jazz Enthusiast Unearths Long-Lost Symphony Of Music Legend Lionel Hampton

Lionel Hampton was a jazz bandleader and “king of the vibraphone” for half a century. But when a five-alarm fire ripped through his Manhattan apartment in 1997, the 83-year-old lost everything, including his prized symphony.

05/04/2015

San Francisco, Golden Gate Bridge, and Bay shot from airplane at takeoff (credit: NASA/Northrop Grumman)

NASA Testing One of Several Futuristic Hybrid Aircraft

Get a glimpse of NASA’s new futuristic and environmentally conscious project…

12/08/2014

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Top-Seeded Stanford Women Pull Away From Hampton For 73-51 Win

Nnemkadi Ogwumike scored 22 of her 28 points in the first half Saturday and top-seeded Stanford pulled away before halftime and beat Hampton 73-51 in the first round of the women’s NCAA tournament.

03/17/2012