Gay San Francisco: The Latest

San Francisco, CA

There's More to Cary Leibowitz Than Just Candyass

ARTS & CULTURE | By Sura Wood | Jan 22
Droll humor, self-deprecation, a bundle of insecurities and stand-up comedy shtick characterize his work, as do self-loathing, Jewish neuroses and a queer sensibility that's difficult to define.

Idaho Man Charged with Federal Hate Crime in Fatal Beating of Gay Man

| Jan 24
An Idaho man has been charged with a federal hate crime after prosecutors said he lured a gay man to a remote location and then beat him to death.

Diversity and 'La La Land' Ready for their Close-Ups

| By Jack Coyle | Jan 24
After two straight years of all-white acting nominees and an overhauling of the motion picture academy, the Oscars were poised to trend in a different direction Tuesday.

Trump Bridge-Building Overshadowed by False Voter Fraud Line

| By Julie Pace | Jan 24
Even as President Donald Trump starts reaching out to lawmakers and business and union leaders to sell his policies, he's still making false claims about election fraud.

Photos from Women's March in Washington, D.C. :: January 21, 2017

| Jan 23
Women from across the nation marched to show our new administration that women's rights are human rights!

Bush Ready to Leave Intensive Care, Wife Barbara Goes Home

| By Michael Graczyk | Jan 23
Former President George H.W. Bush is still suffering from pneumonia, but is well enough to leave the intensive care unit at a Houston hospital, doctors said Monday. His wife, Barbara, has been discharged from the same facility.

Alec Baldwin to Host 'SNL' for Record-Setting 17th Time

| Jan 23
At the dawn of the Donald Trump administration, "Saturday Night Live's" own Trump - Alec Baldwin - will be back as the show's guest host for the 17th time.

Fox Cutting Ties with Stacey Dash, George Will, 2 Others

| Jan 23
Fox News Channel is cutting ties with some of its paid contributors, including former "Clueless" actress Stacey Dash and veteran conservative columnist George Will.

'The Last Jedi' Revealed as Title for 'Star Wars' VIII

| Jan 23
"Star Wars: Episode VIII" finally has a title: "The Last Jedi."

Trump Moves to Pull US Out of Pacific-Rim Trade Deal

| By Julie Pace and Jill Colvin | Jan 23
President Donald Trump moved to pull the United States out of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact Monday, fulfilling a campaign promise as he began his first full week in office.

Gayborhood Racism is Long-Standing, Philadelphia Report Says

| By Errin Haines | Jan 23
Women, minorities and transgender people have felt unwelcome and unsafe in Philadelphia's gay neighborhood for decades, according to a city report issued Monday.


News

U.S. Lawmakers Call for Action on Venezuelan Food Corruption

| By Hannah Dreier, Joshua Goodman | Jan 23
Venezuelan officials may face U.S. sanctions for profiting from food shortages that have exacerbated hunger in the South American country.


Entertainment

San Francisco, CA

Thrillpeddlers in Peril!

THEATER | By Richard Dodds | Jan 22
As 1950s horror movies liked to conclude, "The End - or is it?" so it is with Thrillpeddlers: The 26-year-old troupe that has shed buckets of stage blood is losing its home known as the Hypnodrome.

No More Nerds, Sex Bombs: Female Animators Draw Away Clichés

| By John Rogers | Jan 23
The California Institute of the Arts was created partly by Walt Disney's desire to bring more top-flight animators into the profession. And it has during its 47 years, though for a long time almost all were men.


Business

Lawsuit: Trump Businesses Violate Constitution

| By Bernard Condon and Mae Anderson | Jan 23
A lawsuit Monday alleged that President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by allowing his business to accept payments from foreign governments.


Technology

How A.I. Can Be Most Intelligent Defense Against Hackers

| Jan 23
Cybersecurity expert Stuart McClure tells CBS News that who did the hacking is a less important question than how to stop the hacking.


Finance

Woodstock, VT, Fights to Save Its Charm, One Shutter At a Time

| By Wilson Ring | Dec 31
Some property owners are questioning the community's requirement, arguing that the regulations are enforced irregularly, and that some buildings look better without shutters.


Cars

Honda Ridgeline AWD Shines!

| By Robin Gray | Jan 22
They (whoever they are) say black is slimming. Black is the New Orange. The blacker the berry, the sweeter the juice (to quote "Hairspray"). For the 2017 Honda Ridgeline All-Wheel-Drive Black Edition, all of that blackness is true -and more.


Style

Goodwill and Roadie Partner to Make Donating Hassle-Free

| By EDGE | Jan 24
A new partnership between Goodwill and Roadie, Inc. aims to make it easier for people to donate items they no longer use or need, from clothes to couches to dressers and bicycles.


Health/Fitness

Itchy Skin? Dermatologists Share Tips for Relief

| Jan 23
If an itch lasts for more than six weeks, say dermatologists from the American Academy of Dermatology, it is considered a chronic itch and is more likely to disrupt your life.


Travel

Company Hopes to Build Pot-Friendly RV Park in Oregon

| Jan 23
An Oregon company wants to build a pot-friendly RV park. A company that supplies warehouse space for marijuana growers is eyeing property near Lake Selmac in Josephine County.


Nightlife

San Francisco, CA

On the Tab :: Jan. 19 - 26

Favorite watering holes get wet for the urinauguration and protests. Get ready for the cartoon dictatorship with a stiff drink, a biting comedy show, or a relentless dervish on the dance floor.

The Dinah 2017 Celebrates Women Who Shattered Glass Ceiling

| Jan 20
Kicking off at the close of Women's History month on March 29 and wrapping on Sunday, April 2, the Dinah 2017 will celebrate and honor the trailblazing women in the Arts, Sports and Entertainment industry who have achieved historic firsts.