Gay San Francisco: The Latest

Transgender Athletes Seek to Become Defendants in Lawsuit

Transgender Athletes Seek to Become Defendants in Lawsuit

NEWS | By Pat Eaton-Robb | Feb 18
Two transgender high school runners want to become defendants in a federal lawsuit that seeks to block them from participating in girls sports in Connecticut.

President Trump Goes on Clemency Spree, and the List is Long

President Trump Goes on Clemency Spree, and the List is Long

NEWS | By Zeke Miller, Jill Colvin and Michael Tarm | Feb 18
President Donald Trump has gone on a clemency blitz, commuting the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and pardoning former NYPD commissioner Bernie Kerik, among a long list of others.

In New Interview, Rosario Dawson Clarifies Coming Out & Relationship with Cory Booker

In New Interview, Rosario Dawson Clarifies Coming Out & Relationship with Cory Booker

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 18
In a new interview with Bustle, actor Rosario Dawson clarified a 2018 Instagram post in which some assumed she was coming out, saying that wasn't her intention but that she's now officially coming out.

Boy Scouts' Future Uncertain After Bankruptcy Filing

Boy Scouts' Future Uncertain After Bankruptcy Filing

NEWS | By David Crary | Feb 18
Barraged with sex-abuse lawsuits, the Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday in hopes of working out a potentially mammoth victim compensation plan that will allow the 110-year-old organization to carry on.

Trump Calls for Case Against Roger Stone to be Thrown Out

Trump Calls for Case Against Roger Stone to be Thrown Out

NEWS | By Ashraf Khalil | Feb 18
Hours before a court session regarding his longtime ally Roger Stone, President Donald Trump is tweeting that Stone's recent conviction for witness tampering and lying to Congress "should be thrown out."

Gay Doctor Sues, Claims Anti-LGBTQ Harassment at NYC Hospital

Gay Doctor Sues, Claims Anti-LGBTQ Harassment at NYC Hospital

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 18
A gay doctor has brought suit, alleging anti-LGBTQ harassment while a resident at The Brooklyn Hospital Center, which says it is "committed to a healthy and inclusive work environment."

White House Correspondents' Dinner Returns to Comedic Roots

White House Correspondents' Dinner Returns to Comedic Roots

NEWS | By Kevin Freking | Feb 18
Comedians are making their return to the White House Correspondents' Dinner after last year's hiatus.

Watch: Justin Bieber Finally Shaves Mustache, 'Baby Face Bieb' Returns

Watch: Justin Bieber Finally Shaves Mustache, 'Baby Face Bieb' Returns

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 18
Justin Bieber's mustache is no more.

Fighting the Silence: How LGBTQ Native Americans are Making Their Voices Heard

Fighting the Silence: How LGBTQ Native Americans are Making Their Voices Heard

NEWS | By Andy Smith | Feb 18
Life for many of today's LGBTQ Native Americans looks like the worst of queer white America before Stonewall, but grassroots efforts are trying to reconcile and repair centuries of oppression.

Watch: Gay Teacher Reportedly 'Forced Out' of Catholic School Job

Watch: Gay Teacher Reportedly 'Forced Out' of Catholic School Job

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 18
It's either a case of a gay teacher quitting his job at a Catholic school of his own accord just after he got engaged to his male partner, or a classic example of "Engaged in the Morning, Fired in the Afternoon."


News

Jury to Begin Deliberating in Harvey Weinstein's Rape Trial

Jury to Begin Deliberating in Harvey Weinstein's Rape Trial

NATIONAL | Feb 18
A jury is expected to begin deliberations Tuesday in Harvey Weinstein's trial after often-emotional testimony from multiple women who accused him of sexual assault.


Entertainment

Orlando's odyssey across time & gender
San Francisco, CA

Orlando's odyssey across time & gender

ART | By Sura Wood | Feb 11
Tilda Swinton has curated her first art exhibition, a photography show named for "Orlando," a fable she has called a "wild goose chase of a fantasy" and a "magic carpet ride."

 Review :: We Are The Dream: The Kids Of The Oakland MLK Oratorical Fest

Review :: We Are The Dream: The Kids Of The Oakland MLK Oratorical Fest

TELEVISION | By Karin McKie | Feb 18
Need hope? Wanna weep? Watch Emmy award-winner Amy Schatz's inspirational and engaging hour-long documentary, executive produced by Academy Award winner Mahershala Ali.


Business

Oregon Wrestles with Building Facilities in Tsunami Zones

Oregon Wrestles with Building Facilities in Tsunami Zones

FINANCE | By Andrew Selsky | Feb 18
Experts say the big one is coming to the Pacific Northwest: a massive earthquake that will cause buildings and bridges to collapse and unleash a tsunami that will devastate the coast.


Technology

Tech-Starved Government Seeks Industry's Best, Brightest

Tech-Starved Government Seeks Industry's Best, Brightest

PERSONAL TECH | By James Anderson | Feb 18
In this post-impeachment era of divisiveness and deadlock in the nation's capital, Uncle Sam has a message for top U.S. technologists: I Still Want You.


Cars

Nissan Shareholders Furious at Ghosn Scandal, Dismal Results

Nissan Shareholders Furious at Ghosn Scandal, Dismal Results

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Feb 18
Nissan shareholders vented their outrage at the Japanese automaker's top management Tuesday for crashing stock prices, zero dividends and quarterly losses after the scandal-ridden departure of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn.


Style

12 Looks From Burberry's Autumn/Winter 2020 Collection

12 Looks From Burberry's Autumn/Winter 2020 Collection

FASHION | Feb 18
The signature Burberry check was ubiquitous. A three-piece women's suit consisted of a cropped waistcoat, patchwork blazer, skin tight trousers and ankle boots, all in variations of the check.


Health/Fitness

Quarantine on Cruise Ship in Japan Comes Under Question

Quarantine on Cruise Ship in Japan Comes Under Question

HEALTH | By Maria Cheng, Mari Yamaguchi | Feb 18
An extraordinary two-week quarantine of the Diamond Princess cruise ship ends Wednesday, with thousands of passengers and crew set to disembark over the next several days in the port of Yokohama, near Tokyo.


Travel

12 Reasons to Visit Washington, D.C. in 2020

12 Reasons to Visit Washington, D.C. in 2020

By Matthew Wexler | Feb 18
Our nation's capital is bursting at the seams in 2020 with can't-miss happenings and an array of dining and hotel options for every budget and style.


Nightlife

The Glam Awards @ Sony Hall

The Glam Awards @ Sony Hall

PHOTO ALBUMS | Feb 8
The 21st Annual Glam Awards celebrates the best of New York City Nightlife, it is also an incredible display of creativity, talent and camaraderie.