Gay San Diego: The Latest

Openly Gay Texas City Councilman Pushes Back at Recall Vote

Openly Gay Texas City Councilman Pushes Back at Recall Vote

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 19
For openly gay city councilman Cross Coburn, Nov. 6 wasn't an election day but rather a recall election, following an "anonymous" leak to city officials and the media of a private Grindr exchange. Now Coburn is pushing back.

How to Get PrEP Without Ever Leaving Your Home

How to Get PrEP Without Ever Leaving Your Home

Consumer healthcare company Nurx lets you complete all of the testing required before initiating PrEP from the comfort and convenience of your own home.

Suspect in Alleged Gay Bashing Charged with Hate Crimes, Could Do 15 Years

Suspect in Alleged Gay Bashing Charged with Hate Crimes, Could Do 15 Years

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 19
The suspect in an alleged gay bashing incident in New York City now faces hate crimes charges and could face a prison sentence of up to 15 years.

Watch: Out Rugby Player Gareth Thomas Says He's 'the Victim of a Hate Crime'

Watch: Out Rugby Player Gareth Thomas Says He's 'the Victim of a Hate Crime'

NEWS | Nov 19
Former Whales rugby captain Gareth Thomas, who made international headlines when he came out as gay in 2009, took to Twitter Sunday and told his fans he was the victim of an anti-gay hate crime.

Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin Confirm Marriage on Instagram

Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin Confirm Marriage on Instagram

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 19
Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are confirming their long rumored marriage. On Instagram, at least.

A Few Honorary Oscars Firsts at this Year's Governors Awards

A Few Honorary Oscars Firsts at this Year's Governors Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Nov 19
Steven Spielberg, Cicely Tyson and publicist Marvin Levy were honored at this lively Governors Awards Sunday night.

'An Elephant Sitting Still' Wins Top Prize at Golden Horse

'An Elephant Sitting Still' Wins Top Prize at Golden Horse

NEWS | Nov 19
"An Elephant Sitting Still" won the top prize Saturday night at the Golden Horse Awards, the Chinese-language version of the Oscars.

Will Kelly Stay or Won't He? Trump Praises, Criticizes Aide

Will Kelly Stay or Won't He? Trump Praises, Criticizes Aide

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire | Nov 19
President Donald Trump isn't committing to a previous pledge to keep chief of staff John Kelly for the remainder of his term, part of widespread speculation about staffing changes that could soon sweep through his administration.

African Singer Makes Persecution of Fellow Albinos Visible

African Singer Makes Persecution of Fellow Albinos Visible

ENTERTAINMENT | By Barbara Ahmed | Nov 19
Singer-songwriter and albino activist Salif Keita assembled an international forum on protecting albino people in Africa and dedicated a benefit concert to a 5-year-old albino girl who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in Mali in May.

House Win Part of Major Realignment in Southern California

House Win Part of Major Realignment in Southern California

NEWS | By Michael R. Blood | Nov 18
Democrat Gil Cisneros captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat in Southern California on Saturday, capping a Democratic rout in which the party picked up six congressional seats in the state.


News

GOP Legislatures Try to Curb Democratic Governors' Power

GOP Legislatures Try to Curb Democratic Governors' Power

POLITICS | By David Eggert | Nov 18
With their grip on power set to loosen come January, Republicans in several states are considering last-ditch laws that would weaken existing or incoming Democratic governors and advance their own conservative agendas.


Entertainment

'Fantastic Beasts' Flies to Top of Weekend Box Office

'Fantastic Beasts' Flies to Top of Weekend Box Office

MOVIES | By Andrew Dalton | Nov 18
"Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" crawled, slithered and flew its way to the top of the weekend box office with a $62.2 million opening in the U.S. and Canada, according to studio estimates Sunday.


Business

Watch Geeks Drive Booming Trade in Preowned Pieces

Watch Geeks Drive Booming Trade in Preowned Pieces

FINANCE | By Amir Bibawy | Nov 19
Even though watches have been disappearing from people's wrists with the spread of mobile phones, luxury watches remain a popular status symbol. In fact, sales have slightly crept up in the last two years.


Technology

Yellowstone Investigating Illegal Drone Photo Taken in Park

Yellowstone Investigating Illegal Drone Photo Taken in Park

PERSONAL TECH | Nov 19
Yellowstone National Park officials say they're investigating after a photo was posted online showing one of the park's geothermal features from a drone, which is illegal.


Cars

Nissan Chairman Ghosn to Be Dismissed for Misconduct

Nissan Chairman Ghosn to Be Dismissed for Misconduct

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Nov 19
Nissan Motor Co.'s high-flying chairman Carlos Ghosn is to be dismissed after the company said an internal investigation found he under-reported his income by millions of dollars and engaged in other "significant misconduct."


Health/Fitness

People Living with HIV: Take the 'Good Health Is More Than Health Care' Quiz!

People Living with HIV: Take the 'Good Health Is More Than Health Care' Quiz!

HIV/AIDS | Nov 17
As part of a continuing effort to assist people living with HIV who are affected by social determinants of health, Illinois HIV Care Connect today introduced "Good Health Is More Than Health Care" web content.


Nightlife

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball  And Island House Pool Party

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball And Island House Pool Party

PHOTO ALBUMS | Nov 8
Check out these photos from the 35th Annual Headdress Ball which is the annual fundraising event for the Key West Business Guild, and some pool fun from Island House.