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SFPD Probes Racist, Anti-Gay Texts

NATIONAL | Mar 22
The San Francisco Police Department is investigating four officers for allegedly being involved in exchanges of racist and homophobic text messages.

Trial of Alleged Murderer of SF Gay Man Continues

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Mar 15
Jurors in the trial of a man accused of stabbing and beating to death his older gay roommate in 2011 heard testimony this week related to whether the victim had raped the defendant, as the defense claims.

California Dreamin': 3 Destinations for the Ultimate Wedding or Honeymoon

By Matthew Wexler | Mar 12
Worthy of an Emmy award for most drama in the fight for gay marriage, now gay and lesbian couples across the Golden State can get hitched in some of our country's most picture-perfect destinations.

Bruce Vilanch Performs at SF AIDS 'Newsies' Benefit

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 26
On Monday, March 2 at Marines' Memorial Theater in San Francisco, Bruce Vilanch will host a one-night-only benefit cabaret performance of "Newsies." The event will raise funds for The Richmond/Ermet AIDS Foundation (REAF).

Girls That Roam Sponsors 2nd Annual Women's Travel Fest

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 25
From February 27-March 1, women travelers will flock to San Francisco for the Second Annual Women's Travel Fest 2015. Featured speakers include Felicity Aston, Lisa Ling, and Patricia Schultz.

Sisters Pull Out of Pink Saturday

LOCAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 21
The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence have suspended the Pink Saturday street party in San Francisco's Castro district, meaning there may be no planned event in the area the night before the annual LGBT Pride parade.

Plan Calls for Leather-Themed Plaza in SOMA

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 16
A leather-themed public plaza would be built on the roadway outside the Eagle bar in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood under a proposal backed by the developer of a new mixed-use housing and retail development.

San Francisco Trans Activists Hold Die-In Over Murder of Taja DeJesus

CRIME | By EDGE | Feb 9
On Tuesday, February 10 in San Francisco, the Trans* Activists for Justice and Accountability Coalition ("TAJA") will hold a die-in and press conference united in anger and outrage over the murder of Taja DeJesus.

AIDS Activists Zap HRC's NYC Gala and DC Headquarters

AIDS | By EDGE | Feb 2
On Saturday night, activists from the AIDS Coalition To Unleash Power (ACT UP) gathered outside the Waldorf Astoria at a gala sponsored by Human Rights Campaign (HRC) to honor Fortune 500 corporations.

Gay Choking Death Convict Suspected of Castro Arson

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jan 31
A San Francisco man convicted of accidentally choking to death his sexual partner in 2011 pleaded not guilty this week in a case that involves at least one recent fire in the Castro.

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