Gay San Francisco: The Latest

LGBT Groups Call for Full Investigation into Deaths At Gay LA Donor's Home
San Francisco, CA

LGBT Groups Call for Full Investigation into Deaths At Gay LA Donor's Home

NEWS | By Cynthia Laird | Jan 19
LGBT groups issued statements Thursday calling on Los Angeles County authorities to investigate the death of a second black man at the West Hollywood home of gay Democratic donor Ed Buck.

'Green Book' Takes Top Honor at the Producers Guild Awards

'Green Book' Takes Top Honor at the Producers Guild Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jan 20
The Oscars race may have gotten a little clearer Saturday night as the race-themed road trip drama "Green Book" drove off with the top honor at the Producers Guild Awards, winning out over presumed front-runners like "Roma" and ''A Star Is Born."

Timberlake Pops in on Patients at Texas Children's Hospital

Timberlake Pops in on Patients at Texas Children's Hospital

NEWS | Jan 20
Justin Timberlake has pulled some sunshine from his pocket for the patients at a Texas children's hospital.

World's Oldest Man, 113, Dies at His Home in Northern Japan

World's Oldest Man, 113, Dies at His Home in Northern Japan

NEWS | By Mari Yamaguchi | Jan 20
The world's oldest man has died at his home — a hot springs inn — in northern Japan at the age of 113.

Students in 'MAGA' Hats Mock Native American After Rally

Students in 'MAGA' Hats Mock Native American After Rally

NEWS | By Adam Beam and Brian Melley | Jan 20
A diocese in Kentucky apologized Saturday after videos emerged showing students from a Catholic boys' high school mocking Native Americans outside the Lincoln Memorial after a rally in Washington.

GOP Senators Try to Figure How Out Closely to Run with Trump

GOP Senators Try to Figure How Out Closely to Run with Trump

NEWS | By Nicholas Riccardi, Adam Beam and David Sharp | Jan 20
Republican Sen. Cory Gardner helped mastermind the GOP's midterm strategy of pushing Senate candidates closer to President Donald Trump.

Democrats Aren't Buying Trump's Shutdown-Ending 'Compromise'

Democrats Aren't Buying Trump's Shutdown-Ending 'Compromise'

NEWS | By Jill Colvin, Catherine Lucey and Zeke Miller | Jan 20
In a bid to break the shutdown stalemate, President Donald Trump offered to extend temporary protections for young people brought to the U.S. illegally as children and those fleeing disaster zones in exchange for his long-promised border wall.

A Crisis in the Making for Immigrant Healthcare

A Crisis in the Making for Immigrant Healthcare

NEWS | Jan 20
While the Trump administration decides whether to adopt a controversial policy that could jeopardize the legal status of immigrants who use public programs like Medicaid, doctors and clinics are torn between informing patients about the potential risks.

Could 1st Tangible Signs of Shutdown Progress be Emerging?

Could 1st Tangible Signs of Shutdown Progress be Emerging?

NEWS | By Jill Colvin, Lisa Mascaro, Zeke Miller and Catherine Lucey | Jan 19
The first tangible signs of movement may be emerging in the impasse that has shut down the government for weeks.

In 1975 Time Offered Lily Tomlin a Cover if She Would Come Out; She Refused

In 1975 Time Offered Lily Tomlin a Cover if She Would Come Out; She Refused

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
Time Magazine offered Lily Tomlin its cover with the tag line, "Yep, I'm Gay" in 1975. She refused.

Life in Limbo: Leftover Embryos Vex Clinics, Couples

Life in Limbo: Leftover Embryos Vex Clinics, Couples

TECHNOLOGY | By Marilynn Marchione | Jan 19
Tens of thousands of embryos are stuck in limbo in fertility clinics, leftovers from pregnancy attempts and broken dreams of parenthood.


News

Multiple Women Eyeing 2020 Hands Dems 'Wonderful Challenge'

Multiple Women Eyeing 2020 Hands Dems 'Wonderful Challenge'

POLITICS | By Elana Schor and Juana Summers | Jan 19
Advocates for gender equality are reckoning with what one called a "wonderful challenge" — four or more women running for president in 2020.


Entertainment

Susan Werner - Somewhere under the Radar
San Francisco, CA

Susan Werner - Somewhere under the Radar

NIGHTLIFE | By Jim Gladstone | Jan 17
Susan Werner is waxing lyrical about Carmen Cusack, the Tony-nominated singer-actress (Bright Star) with whom she'll share a sublime Bay Area Cabaret double-bill at the Venetian Room this Sunday afternoon.

Anthony Rapp Hopes He Did His Part to 'Change the Culture'

Anthony Rapp Hopes He Did His Part to 'Change the Culture'

CELEBRITIES | By John CaruccI | Jan 19
Actor Anthony Rapp said he came forward with sexual misconduct allegations against Kevin Spacey because he feared assaults could "keep happening" if he said nothing.


Business

EU Wants to Exclude Agriculture from Trade Talks with U.S.

EU Wants to Exclude Agriculture from Trade Talks with U.S.

LEGAL | Jan 19
The European Union insisted Friday that agriculture be kept out of the EU-U.S. trade negotiations, despite Washington's wishes to include the vast sector, and said any overall deal will be limited in scope.


Technology

Researchers Come Face to Face with Huge Great White Shark

Researchers Come Face to Face with Huge Great White Shark

SCIENCE | By Caleb Jones | Jan 19
Two shark researchers who came face-to-face with what could be one of the largest great whites ever recorded are using their encounter as an opportunity to push for legislation that would protect sharks in Hawaii.


Finance

Liberal Lawmakers Challenge Trump with Drug Cost Legislation

Liberal Lawmakers Challenge Trump with Drug Cost Legislation

HEALTH | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jan 10
Challenging the Trump administration on a top consumer issue, leading congressional liberals are proposing legislation that would radically reduce U.S. prescription drug bills by linking prices to lower costs in other countries.


Health/Fitness

Meth's Resurgence Spotlights Lack of Meds to Combat Addiction

Meth's Resurgence Spotlights Lack of Meds to Combat Addiction

HEALTH | By Carmen Heredia Rodrigue | Jan 18
Even as the opioid epidemic continues, the toll of methamphetamine use, also known as meth or crystal meth, is on the rise, too.


Travel

Japan Reports Record-Breaking Tourism in 2018

Japan Reports Record-Breaking Tourism in 2018

Jan 19
The Japan National Tourism Organization announced that more than 30 million overseas travelers visited Japan in 2018, an all-time record.


Nightlife

Nightlife Events Jan 17-24 2019
San Francisco, CA

Nightlife Events Jan 17-24 2019

NIGHTLIFE EVENTS | By Events Editor | Jan 17
Follow a popular New Year's resolution into 2019; sweat off a bit of winter weight on the dance floor, or stack it on at a food truck outside the club. No judgment.

GLAM Awards @ Sony Hall NYC :: January 14, 2019

GLAM Awards @ Sony Hall NYC :: January 14, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jan 16
The 20th edition of the GLAM Awards celebrated the best of NYC nightlife. Hosted by Ru Paul's Drag Race's Bob The Drag Queen and Peppermint, this was a night full of amazing performances, camaraderie and so much creativity!