Gay San Francisco: The Latest

Out There ::  Season Opens with Real Panache
San Francisco, CA

Out There :: Season Opens with Real Panache

ARTS & CULTURE | By Roberto Friedman | Sep 23
It was the San Francisco Symphony's Opening Night Gala Concert in Davies Symphony Hall that took the cake pop for starriest opener.

US First Lady, Prince Harry Meet Before Invictus Games

US First Lady, Prince Harry Meet Before Invictus Games

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | Sep 23
U.S. first lady Melania Trump met Saturday with Britain's Prince Harry as she led a delegation to Toronto for the opening of an Olympic-style competition for wounded service members and veterans that he founded several years ago.

Montenegro: Gay Pride Event Urges Less Violence, More Rights

Montenegro: Gay Pride Event Urges Less Violence, More Rights

NEWS | Sep 23
About 200 people have gathered at an LGBT pride event in Montenegro urging more rights and zero tolerance for violence against gay people in the conservative Balkan country.

Gender Showdown on the Tennis Court

Gender Showdown on the Tennis Court

ARTS & CULTURE | By David Lamble | Sep 23
For LGBTQ movie-lovers, "The Battle of the Sexes" scores with a worthy ensemble. Co-directors Valerie Feris and Jonathan Dayton serve up their thoughts.

Folsom Fair Nixes Beer Partner
San Francisco, CA

Folsom Fair Nixes Beer Partner

EVENTS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Sep 23
If you were hoping to purchase a cold one at this Sunday's Folsom Street Fair served up by hot men (or women) wearing wrestling singlets, you're out of luck.

Officials Set to Help Homeless at BART Stations
San Francisco, CA

Officials Set to Help Homeless at BART Stations

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Sep 23
Officials in San Francisco are working to help homeless people and drug offenders while cleaning up several BART transit stations.

Log Cabin Republicans Mark 40th Anniversary
San Francisco, CA

Log Cabin Republicans Mark 40th Anniversary

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Sep 23
40 years ago LGBT Republicans and their straight allies in California launched what would become known as Log Cabin Republicans.

The Big Question: Will Cancer Immune Therapy Work for Me?

The Big Question: Will Cancer Immune Therapy Work for Me?

NEWS | By Marilynn Marchione | Sep 23
People with the most messed-up genes often are the ones who do best on cancer treatments that enlist the immune system.

6 Bi Musicians You Can Hear On The Radio Right Now

6 Bi Musicians You Can Hear On The Radio Right Now

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emily Bloch | Sep 23
Pop singer Aaron Carter was one song into his nostalgic set at the LGBTQ nightclub Hamburger Mary's when he made a bold statement. "Yes, I am a bisexual man," he told the crowd.

September 23rd is Celebrate Bisexual Visibility Day

September 23rd is Celebrate Bisexual Visibility Day

Celebrate Bisexuality Day is observed on September 23 by members of the bisexual community and their supporters. Find out what's happening in your community!

Joann Girl Scout Day Offers Crafting Discounts and Meet & Greets

Joann Girl Scout Day Offers Crafting Discounts and Meet & Greets

NEWS | Sep 23
Girl Scout troops will head to JOANN Stores across the nation on Saturday, September 23 to kick off the fall 2017 season with crafts.


News

Trump Says Protesting Players in NFL Should be Fired

Trump Says Protesting Players in NFL Should be Fired

SPORTS | By Jill Colvin and Catherine Lucey | Sep 23
President Donald Trump says National Football League owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem. And he's encouraging spectators to walk out in protest.


Entertainment

 Review :: A Tale of Autumn
San Francisco, CA

Review :: A Tale of Autumn

THEATRE | By Adam Brinklow | Sep 21
Crowded Fire Theater stages the heartwrenching love story "A Tale of Autumn" through October 7 at the Potrero Stage.

 Review :: Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Review :: Kingsman: The Golden Circle

MOVIES | By Kevin Taft | Sep 23
The Kingsman are back, and they've brought their American counterparts with them. If they could have brought a better villain, that might have helped this feel like a step up instead of a sideways leap.


Business

Prospects for Air Traffic Control Privatization Appear Slim

Prospects for Air Traffic Control Privatization Appear Slim

LEGAL | By Joan Lowy | Sep 23
President Donald Trump has made airlines' longtime goal of privatizing air traffic control a key part of his agenda to boost America's infrastructure. But his prospects for closing the deal with Congress appear slim.


Technology

Islamic State Backers Find Ephemeral Platform in Instagram

Islamic State Backers Find Ephemeral Platform in Instagram

PERSONAL TECH | By Lori Hinnant | Sep 23
Researchers say Islamic State supporters have found an ephemeral platform to share propaganda: Using Instagram's "stories" feature, which causes posts to disappear in 24 hours.


Finance

Trump's Childhood Home Becomes Showcase for Refugees

Trump's Childhood Home Becomes Showcase for Refugees

NATIONAL | By William Mathis | Sep 18
Trump's childhood home in New York had some new occupants over the weekend - refugees who shared their stories as a way to draw attention to the refugee crisis as the United Nations General Assembly convenes this week with Trump in attendance.


Cars

Mazda 6 Recalled; Wiring Short Can Knock Out Power Steering

Mazda 6 Recalled; Wiring Short Can Knock Out Power Steering

AUTO NEWS | Sep 22
Mazda is recalling more than 60,000 midsize cars in the U.S. and Canada because a wiring problem can knock out power-assisted steering and the passenger air bag.


Travel

Swingers: Autumn Golfing in San Diego

Swingers: Autumn Golfing in San Diego

SPORTS | By John Marshall | Sep 22
Summer sends vacationers flocking to the San Diego area, many of them bringing their golf clubs with them. Mild temperatures, great courses, superb conditions. What's not to love?


Nightlife

On the Tab :: Sept. 21 - 28
San Francisco, CA

On the Tab :: Sept. 21 - 28

NIGHTLIFE | Sep 21
Whether you're strapped and chapped or a vanilla vixen, Folsom Street Fair weekend provides entertainment suitable for every taste, even if you're not a strappy chappie. Unleash your inner kink, unzip your inhibitions and enjoy.

Tennessee City Seeks to Ban Drag Shows

Tennessee City Seeks to Ban Drag Shows

NATIONAL | Sep 21
The city council of a tiny city in Tennessee is considering a law that many locals hope will sashay away.