Gay San Francisco: The Latest

Packing an Emotional Punch
San Francisco, CA

Packing an Emotional Punch

ARTS & CULTURE | By Philip Campbell | Jul 23
Opera Theater Unlimited made good on its name last week with the world premiere of an original opera at Exit Theatre in San Francisco's Tenderloin.

Bieber Cancels Rest of Tour for 'Unforeseen Circumstances'

Bieber Cancels Rest of Tour for 'Unforeseen Circumstances'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 24
Justin Bieber is canceling the rest of his Purpose World Tour "due to unforeseen circumstances."

Trump Tells Reporter to be 'Quiet'

Trump Tells Reporter to be 'Quiet'

NEWS | Jul 24
President Donald Trump told a reporter asking questions Monday to be "quiet."

Hilary Duff Thankful No One Hurt in Burglary at Home

Hilary Duff Thankful No One Hurt in Burglary at Home

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 24
A representative for Hilary Duff calls a burglary at the star's Beverly Hills home "a scary and upsetting situation."

PopUps: Lana Del Rey Confirms She Used Witchcraft Against Trump

PopUps: Lana Del Rey Confirms She Used Witchcraft Against Trump

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 24
Lana Del Rey confirmed that she used witchcraft earlier this year against President Donald Trump.

Watch: Actor Ezra Miller Kisses Fanboy at Comic-Con

Watch: Actor Ezra Miller Kisses Fanboy at Comic-Con

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 24
Ezra Miller made things extra exciting at San Diego Comic-Con this year when he unexpectedly locked lips with a fan.

The Thirst is Real: A Shirtless Bieber Grabs a Slurpee, Internet Explodes

The Thirst is Real: A Shirtless Bieber Grabs a Slurpee, Internet Explodes

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 24
No shirt, no problem!

Britain Eases Rules for MSM to Donate Blood

Britain Eases Rules for MSM to Donate Blood

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 24
The UK government has changed the rules regarding blood donations by men who have sex with men (MSM). From now on, they will be able to donate blood within three months of sexual activity, instead of 12 months.

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

NEWS | Jul 24
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media.

Doctors Without Borders Says New UNAIDS Report Fails Those in West and Central Africa

Doctors Without Borders Says New UNAIDS Report Fails Those in West and Central Africa

NEWS | Jul 24
UNAIDS says that more than half of all people with HIV are now on treatment. But Doctors Without Borders say they are failing to factor continued support for those in West and Central Africa.

GOP Health Bill Still a Mystery Before Planned Vote

GOP Health Bill Still a Mystery Before Planned Vote

BUSINESS | By Hope Yen | Jul 24
The Senate will move forward with a key vote this week on a Republican health bill but it's not yet known whether the legislation will seek to replace President Barack Obama's health care law or simply repeal it.


News

HIV Experts Make Call for Continued Global HIV Funding

HIV Experts Make Call for Continued Global HIV Funding

AIDS | Jul 24
HIV experts joined forces in an official press conference at the 9th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017) today to issue a strong call for a renewed global commitment to funding for HIV research and programs.


Entertainment

 Review :: Lizzie
San Francisco, CA

Review :: Lizzie

THEATRE | By Adam Brinklow | Jul 24
San Jose's City Lights stages "Lizzie," a four-woman rock opera about accused 19th century axe murderer Lizzie Borden.

 Review :: Spoon. Blue Hills Pavilion. July 21, 2017

Review :: Spoon. Blue Hills Pavilion. July 21, 2017

MUSIC | By Brian Schutter | Jul 24
Spoon came on and played an excellent set with a good mixture of songs from their albums.


Business

USS Constitution Returns to Boston's Waters After Repairs

USS Constitution Returns to Boston's Waters After Repairs

CORPORATE | By Crystal Hill | Jul 24
The undocking of "Old Ironsides" on Sunday marked the end of restoration work that started two years ago, officials said. A celebration was held at the USS Constitution Museum.


Technology

Russian Parliament Bans Use of Proxy Internet Services, VPNs

Russian Parliament Bans Use of Proxy Internet Services, VPNs

PERSONAL TECH | Jul 24
Russia's parliament has outlawed the use of virtual private networks, or VPNs, and other Internet proxy services, citing concerns about the spread of extremist materials.


Cars

Lyft Forms Own Autonomous Vehicle Unit, Will Open Network

Lyft Forms Own Autonomous Vehicle Unit, Will Open Network

AUTO NEWS | Jul 24
Lyft said Friday that it is setting up its own unit to develop autonomous vehicle technology, but its approach will be different from other companies and partnerships working on self-driving cars.


Health/Fitness

Girl's HIV Infection Seems Under Control Without AIDS Drugs

Girl's HIV Infection Seems Under Control Without AIDS Drugs

AIDS | By Marilynn Marchione | Jul 24
A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines, more evidence early treatment can occasionally cause a long remission that, if it lasts, would be a form of cure.


Travel

Check In to Get Away: Zion Park Aims to Require Reservations

Check In to Get Away: Zion Park Aims to Require Reservations

By Lindsay Whitehurst | Jul 24
It would be a first for a U.S. national park: requiring reservations to get in. But it's an option that Zion National Park is considering to manage an overwhelming surge of visitors to its sweeping red-rock vistas and canyons in Utah.


Nightlife

On the Tab :: July 20 - 27
San Francisco, CA

On the Tab :: July 20 - 27

NIGHTLIFE | Jul 20
Let's go out and have some fun. You know it is done. Dress up sharp. Don't be so glum!

Watch: Demi Lovato's New Music Video for 'Sorry Not Sorry'

Watch: Demi Lovato's New Music Video for 'Sorry Not Sorry'

MUSIC | Jul 22
Upon release last week, Lovato's new single "Sorry Not Sorry" hit Top 5 on the iTunes US charts.