Gay San Francisco: The Latest

Guess Who's Coming to Windsor? Royal Ceremony Weds Cultures

Guess Who's Coming to Windsor? Royal Ceremony Weds Cultures

NEWS | By Errin Haines Whack | May 20
With a gospel choir, black cellist and bishop, Oprah, Serena and Idris Elba in the audience and an African-American mother-of-the-bride, Saturday's wedding of Prince Harry to American actress Meghan Markle was a blend of the solemn and the soulful.

Working Families Party Formally Endorses Cynthia Nixon

Working Families Party Formally Endorses Cynthia Nixon

NEWS | By Verena Dobnik | May 20
New York's progressive Working Families Party formally endorsed "Sex and the City" actress Cynthia Nixon on Saturday as its gubernatorial candidate - challenging incumbent Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Filmmaker Luc Besson Targeted in Paris Rape Complaint

Filmmaker Luc Besson Targeted in Paris Rape Complaint

NEWS | By Angela Charlto | May 20
French authorities said Saturday they are investigating a rape accusation against "Valerian" filmmaker Luc Besson, who denies wrongdoing.

Japanese Drama 'Shoplifters' Wins Cannes' Palme d'Or

Japanese Drama 'Shoplifters' Wins Cannes' Palme d'Or

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle and Thomas Adamson | May 19
Japanese director Hizokazu Kore-eda's tender portrait of a poor, improvised family "Shoplifters" has won the Palme d'Or, the top award at the Cannes Film Festival.

Oprah to Idris: Celebrities Spice Up Royal Wedding

Oprah to Idris: Celebrities Spice Up Royal Wedding

NEWS | By Leanne Italie | May 19
Oprah Winfrey seemed a tad confused about her seating assignment. Serena Williams documented her journey to St. George's Chapel on Instagram. Idris Elba smiled broadly as he escorted his fiancee, model Sabrina Dhowre, who wore the obligatory hat.

Lawmakers Repel Challenge to Sugar Program

Lawmakers Repel Challenge to Sugar Program

STYLE | By Andrew Taylor | May 19
The U.S. sugar industry on Thursday won an easier-than-expected victory over food processors, soft drink manufacturers and candy makers trying to rewrite the government's much-criticized sugar program.

3 Prides on the Rise: Richmond, St. Louis & Colorado Springs

3 Prides on the Rise: Richmond, St. Louis & Colorado Springs

TRAVEL | By Jill Gleeson | May 19
Three cities forge a path for Pride celebrations, proving that you don't need to be on either coast to revel in rainbow realness.

FDA Approves First Drug to Prevent Chronic Migraines

FDA Approves First Drug to Prevent Chronic Migraines

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Linda A. Johnson | May 19
U.S. regulators Thursday approved the first drug designed to prevent chronic migraines.

Lawmakers Look to Ban Pet Leasing

Lawmakers Look to Ban Pet Leasing

STYLE | By Mary Esch | May 19
How much is that maltipoo in the window? It could end up costing twice what it says on the price tag if the buyer is enticed into signing a pet leasing contract.

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Smile with Joy at the Altar

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Smile with Joy at the Altar

NEWS | By Gregory Katz, Danica Kirka and Jill Lawless | May 19
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle gazed into each other's eyes at the altar in St. George's Chapel as a soprano sang a work by Handel to celebrate their trans-Atlantic union in front of hundreds of celebrity guests and millions of viewers around the world.


News

Meghan Markle Wears Dress by UK Designer Clare Waight Keller

Meghan Markle Wears Dress by UK Designer Clare Waight Keller

INTERNATIONAL | By Raphael Satter and Sylvia Hui | May 19
British designer Clare Waight Keller is the master designer behind the silk boat-necked gown and long veil worn by Meghan Markle as she walked down the flower-bedecked nave of St. George's Chapel for her wedding to Prince Harry.


Technology

Science Says: Green-Blooded Lizards Pose Evolutionary Puzzle

Science Says: Green-Blooded Lizards Pose Evolutionary Puzzle

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein | May 19
For some lizards it's easy being green. It's in their blood. Six species of lizards in New Guinea bleed lime green thanks to evolution gone weird.


Finance

Trip to Space Offered with $85M NYC Apartment Sale

Trip to Space Offered with $85M NYC Apartment Sale

HOME | May 17
The owner for a New York City condominium is offering a trip to outer space included with the purchase of an $85 million dollar apartment.


Cars

AP FACT CHECK: Tesla Safety Claims Aren't Quite Right

AP FACT CHECK: Tesla Safety Claims Aren't Quite Right

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | May 19
For years, Tesla has boasted that its cars and SUVs are safer than other vehicles on the roads, and CEO Elon Musk doubled down on the claims in a series of tweets this week.


Style

Clocks May Go a Little Cuckoo with Power Grid Change

Clocks May Go a Little Cuckoo with Power Grid Change

HOME | By Seth Borenstein | May 18
Running late for work or just miss that bus? You could have a good excuse: Your electric clock might be running a bit cuckoo.


Health/Fitness

Lovato has Concert Activities for Mental Health Awareness

Lovato has Concert Activities for Mental Health Awareness

CELEBRITIES | By John Carucci | May 18
Demi Lovato, who says that she "thrives" with bipolar disorder, held what can be described as one-hour therapy sessions for a few hundred fans before she taking the stage.


Travel

Slumber Party: The Judy Garland Suite at Boston's Lenox Hotel

Slumber Party: The Judy Garland Suite at Boston's Lenox Hotel

CELEBRITIES | May 18
June 10 would have marked Judy Garland's 96th birthday, and if you're looking to become bedfellows with the legendary Hollywood star, there is no better place than Boston's Lenox Hotel.


Nightlife

Pose Premiere @ Hammerstein Ballroom NYC :: May 17, 2018

Pose Premiere @ Hammerstein Ballroom NYC :: May 17, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 18
Creator and producer, Ryan Murphy, joined with FX channel for the new series Pose. Set in the 1980's, Pose explores the ballroom scene featuring a large cast of transgender actors including Evan Peters, Kate Mara, James Van Der Beek, and Billy Porter.