Gay Los Angeles: The Latest

Come to the 'Fun Home' :: Robert Petkoff
Los Angeles, CA

Come to the 'Fun Home' :: Robert Petkoff

ENTERTAINMENT | By Bill Biss | Jul 22
An innovative musical hit the "Great White Way" in 2015, "Fun Home," was nominated for twelve Tony Awards and won five of the highest honors for a musical. A star of the show's national tour talks "Fun Home."

Cowboy Reminisces About Village People Career

Cowboy Reminisces About Village People Career

ENTERTAINMENT | By JW Arnold | Jul 23
It's been 40 years since the Village People began their meteoric rise up the disco charts, ultimately earning a permanent place in American pop culture history.

Hot Bodies: Here's to Refreshing H20

Hot Bodies: Here's to Refreshing H20

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Tom Bonanti | Jul 23
Drinking more water can help you with nagging daily problems. Bothered by food cravings even though you are eating healthy? Try drinking some water instead of grabbing for the chips or M&M's.

LGBTQ Divorce in Marriage Equality

LGBTQ Divorce in Marriage Equality

NEWS | By Maria Dominguez | Jul 23
Divorce between any couple is one of the most painful transitions confronted in a lifetime; but with LGBTQ couples, this process can be particularly challenging.

San Jose Trans Woman Describes Shooting Ex

San Jose Trans Woman Describes Shooting Ex

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 23
The transgender San Jose woman who's in jail for allegedly shooting her ex-partner in a Costco parking lot said that she did it after years of fear and frustration, and that she hadn't been trying to kill him.

DC Creates Genderfluid Superhero

DC Creates Genderfluid Superhero

NEWS | By Brittany Ferrendi | Jul 23
DC Comics is introducing Doctor Endless, the company's first genderfluid character in the new DC Universe, according to media news website Bleeding Cool.

Tennessee Judge Rules Gay Couples Have Equal Parenting Rights

Tennessee Judge Rules Gay Couples Have Equal Parenting Rights

NEWS | Jul 23
A judge has ruled that same-sex couples in Tennessee have the same rights as heterosexual couples who have children born through artificial insemination.

Watch: Trailer for Season 2 'Stranger Things' Debuts

Watch: Trailer for Season 2 'Stranger Things' Debuts

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 23
The creators of "Stranger Things" premiered a trailer for the show's second season at Comic-Con on Saturday that was so new, even the cast hadn't seen it.

BARchive: Saucy Sausalito

BARchive: Saucy Sausalito

ARTS & CULTURE | By Michael Flanagan | Jul 23
If you have moved to the Bay Area recently, you no doubt think of Sausalito as a quaint touristy town - the perfect sort of place to take visiting relatives. It hasn't always been that way.

Chicago Festival to Mark Pokemon Go Anniversary Goes Awry

Chicago Festival to Mark Pokemon Go Anniversary Goes Awry

NEWS | Jul 23
A major Pokemon Go festival in Chicago Saturday to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the virtual game went badly awry when technical glitches prevented many fans from logging on.

Trump Claims All Agree He Has 'Complete Power' to Pardon

Trump Claims All Agree He Has 'Complete Power' to Pardon

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | Jul 23
President Donald Trump said Saturday that he has "complete power" to issue pardons, an assertion that comes amid investigations into Russian interference in last year's presidential election.


News

5 Reasons Why Health Care Bill Would Fail, 3 Why It May Not

5 Reasons Why Health Care Bill Would Fail, 3 Why It May Not

NATIONAL | By Alan Fram | Jul 23
There are many reasons why the Senate will probably reject Republicans' crowning bill razing much of former President Barack Obama's health care law. There are fewer why Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell might revive it and avert a GOP humiliation.


Entertainment

 Review :: Heisenberg
Los Angeles, CA

Review :: Heisenberg

THEATRE | By Dale Reynolds | Jul 17
How does a free-acting woman hold onto a man almost twice her age? A: Very carefully.

Dekkoo's New 'Bromatic' Comedy Series Debuts July 21

Dekkoo's New 'Bromatic' Comedy Series Debuts July 21

TELEVISION | Jul 22
"Stray," a bromantic comedy series, will be released this weekend by gay streaming service Dekkoo.


Business

Planning Panel OKs Sunset Pot Dispensary in SF

Planning Panel OKs Sunset Pot Dispensary in SF

NEWS | By Sari Staver | Jul 23
The Apothecarium is moving full speed ahead to open a new medical marijuana dispensary in the Sunset, following the July 13 San Francisco Planning Commission vote approving its proposal.


Technology

Possible Melted Fuel Seen for First Time at Fukushima Plant

Possible Melted Fuel Seen for First Time at Fukushima Plant

SCIENCE | By Mari Yamaguchi | Jul 23
An underwater robot captured images of lava-like lumps Thursday inside a damaged reactor at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, spotting for the first time what is believed to be nuclear fuel that melted six years ago.


Cars

Audi to Update 850,000 Cars as Diesel Recalls Widen

Audi to Update 850,000 Cars as Diesel Recalls Widen

AUTO NEWS | Jul 23
German automaker Audi says it will fit up to 850,000 diesel cars with new software to improve their emissions performance, following a similar move by rival Daimler as the auto industry tries to get ahead of public controversy over the technology.


Health/Fitness

New amfAR Research Grants Advance Gene Therapy and Other Innovative Approaches to HIV Cure

New amfAR Research Grants Advance Gene Therapy and Other Innovative Approaches to HIV Cure

AIDS | Jul 21
amfAR has awarded more than $3.5 million for 13 new research grants to support innovative approaches to depleting or eliminating the persistent reservoirs of HIV not cleared by antiretroviral therapy.


Travel

Richmond's Confederacy Statues Spur Soul-Searching

Richmond's Confederacy Statues Spur Soul-Searching

By Sarah Rankin | Jul 21
Mayor Levar Stoney recently announced he thinks the monuments should stay put but appointed a commission to study adding historical context, likely with new signs or new statues.