Gay San Francisco: The Latest

CBS Says 'The Good Wife' Will End Its Run in May

CBS used the Super Bowl as a platform to announce the imminent end of the network's most critically-acclaimed show, the Sunday night drama "The Good Wife" starring Julianna Margulies.

Sanders Campaign Plans Clash With Political Realities

NEWS | By Lisa Lerer and Catherine Lucey | Feb 8
Bernie Sanders promises voters a "political revolution" that will fundamentally remake the American economy and its education and health care systems.

Arkansas Supreme Court Race Pits Judge vs Little Rock Lawyer

NEWS | By Andrew Demillo | Feb 8
The race for an open seat on the Arkansas Supreme Court pits a state judge who once advocated banning gays and lesbians from fostering and adopting children against a Little Rock lawyer who touts his lack of political experience as an asset.

Florida Considers Anti-Discrimination Bill for LGBT Rights

NEWS | By Brendan Farrington | Feb 8
Some Republican lawmakers from Florida are backing a bill that would give lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents the protection against discrimination.

Debate Continues Over Tenn. High School's Gay-Straight Alliance

NEWS | Feb 8
Supporters and critics of Franklin County High School's Gay-Straight Alliance have picked the county school board's upcoming meeting to discuss the organization.

Ind. Lawmakers to Take Up Bill Recognizing Hate Crimes

NEWS | Feb 8
Indiana is one of five states without hate crime laws, but that could soon change under a bill advancing in the Legislature.

Review: Coldplay Lets Beyonce, Bruno Mars Overshadow Band

NEWS | By David Bauder | Feb 8
Give Chris Martin and Coldplay credit: It takes a certain lack of ego for musicians to essentially let themselves be upstaged at their own Super Bowl show.

Beyonce Announces 2016 Formation World Tour

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Feb 8
Beyonce is working overtime this weekend: After releasing a new song Saturday and performing at the Super Bowl on Sunday, she's announced a new stadium tour.

Super Bowl 50 Advertising Winners and Losers

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mae Anderson | Feb 8
The Denver Broncos defeated the Carolina Panthers during Super Bowl 50 - and there were clear winners and losers off the field, too.

Trump Aiming for New Hampshire Win, Rivals Aim to Survive

NEWS | By Sergio Bustos and Bill Barrow | Feb 8
GOP front-runner Donald Trump is aiming for his first win in New Hampshire's fast-approaching primary, while rival Republican candidates, including Jeb Bush, said their campaigns will go on no matter what the outcome Tuesday.


News

Clinton Making a Personal Pitch to New Hampshire Voters

POLITICS | By Lisa Lerer and Ken Thomas | Feb 8
From a Michigan pulpit to New Hampshire's town halls, Hillary Clinton is working to establish a personal connection with voters as she faces an increasingly difficult struggle against Bernie Sanders for the Democratic nomination.


Entertainment

Kung Fu Panda 3' Tops Super Bowl Weekend At Box Office

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle | Feb 7
The Coen brothers' "Hail, Caesar!" and the Jane Austen-monster mashup "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" followed distantly behind "Kung Fu Panda 3," which remained on top of the box office over Super Bowl weekend.


Business

Indiana Culture War Over Gay Rights Worries Business Leaders

CORPORATE | By Brian Slodysko | Feb 8
Downtown Indianapolis was once so desolate that men armed with shotguns hunted pigeons on Sundays among empty buildings and a trash-strewn river canal.


Technology

Kik Messenger App Scrutinized Following 13-Year-Old's Death

PERSONAL TECH | By Ron Harris | Feb 8
Kik Messenger, a smartphone app popular among younger teens, is on the defensive following the stabbing death of a 13-year-old girl in Virginia who told friends she was using Kik to connect with an 18-year-old man.


Finance

Is That Credit Card With the Annual Fee Really Worth It?

SAVING | By Ken Sweet | Jan 31
The biggest months for adding and dropping credit cards are December and January, so now's the time to make sure that $95 annual fee is really worth it.


Style

An Edible Anniversary: The Berkshires' Mezze Bistro Celebrates 20 Years

FOOD/DRINK | Feb 8
Proprietor Nancy Thomas of Mezze Bistro + Bar, a contemporary restaurant with a focus on seasonal ingredients, will commemorate 20 years in business this year.


Travel

Tattoos, Martial Arts and Poker? Casinos Woo Millennials

Feb 8
Casinos worried that millennials aren't getting into traditional gambling like their parents and grandparents are bringing in tattoo studios, mixed martial arts competitions and other offbeat attractions to attract a younger clientele.


Nightlife

Mardi Gras Season Rolls into Last Big Weekend in New Orleans

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Bill Fuller | Feb 7
The Mardi Gras season entered its last big weekend of parades and galas in New Orleans before its end at midnight Fat Tuesday, when Ash Wednesday ushers in the period of Lent leading to Easter.