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Pepe Lives: Cartoonist Resurrecting Frog Hijacked by Trolls

Pepe Lives: Cartoonist Resurrecting Frog Hijacked by Trolls

NEWS | By Michael Kunzelman | Jun 27
Pepe the Frog is coming back from the dead.

Ex-CEO's Reputation Precedes Him, Affects Jury Selection

Ex-CEO's Reputation Precedes Him, Affects Jury Selection

NEWS | By Tom Hays | Jun 27
Several potential jurors at the federal securities fraud trial of Martin Shkreli were excused after telling the judge they couldn't be impartial toward the flamboyant ex CEO because of his notoriety for raising he cost of a life-saving drug 5,000 percent.

Merkel: Gay Marriage Could Get 'Question of Conscience' Vote

Merkel: Gay Marriage Could Get 'Question of Conscience' Vote

NEWS | Jun 27
German Chancellor Angela Merkel for the first time seems to have softened her previous opposition toward legalizing same-sex marriages.

Yale Sues Connecticut Over Gender-Neutral Restrooms

Yale Sues Connecticut Over Gender-Neutral Restrooms

NEWS | Jun 27
Yale University is suing Connecticut over its plan to turn single-user restrooms into gender-neutral bathrooms at its law school.

20-Pound Lobster Found in Luggage at Boston Airport

20-Pound Lobster Found in Luggage at Boston Airport

NEWS | Jun 27
The Transportation Security Administration says a 20-pound (9-kilogram) live lobster has been spotted in a passenger's luggage at Boston's Logan International Airport.

Germany: Merkel's Challenger Sees Quick Vote on Gay Marriage

Germany: Merkel's Challenger Sees Quick Vote on Gay Marriage

NEWS | By Geir Moulson | Jun 27
Chancellor Angela Merkel's center-left rivals said Tuesday they would seek a parliamentary vote this week on legalizing gay marriage after the German leader backed off her conservatives' long-standing refusal to budge on the issue.

Openly Gay Serbia Premier-Designate to Head Pro-Russia Gov't

Openly Gay Serbia Premier-Designate to Head Pro-Russia Gov't

NEWS | By Dusan Stojanovic | Jun 27
Serbia's future prime minister on Tuesday proposed a staunchly pro-Russia official as the defense minister, damping hopes in the West that her nomination signaled a shift away from Moscow's influence.

Male, Female, X: DC Gives Drivers a New Option on Licenses

Male, Female, X: DC Gives Drivers a New Option on Licenses

NEWS | Jun 27
The District of Columbia is giving residents a new gender option on their driver's licenses or identification cards issued by the city's department of motor vehicles.

Wisconsin Wants 'Making a Murderer' Inmate to Stay in Jail

Wisconsin Wants 'Making a Murderer' Inmate to Stay in Jail

NEWS | By Todd Richmond | Jun 27
Wisconsin attorneys asked a federal appeals court Monday to keep an inmate featured in the Netxflix series "Making a Murderer" behind bars while they fight a second ruling overturning his conviction.

Cosby Venue Could Move to California in Sex Abuse Lawsuit

Cosby Venue Could Move to California in Sex Abuse Lawsuit

NEWS | Jun 27
The stage for Bill Cosby's next legal challenge shifts to California with a hearing scheduled Tuesday to set a trial date in a lawsuit accusing him of sexually assaulting a teen at the Playboy Mansion more than 40 years ago.


News

EU Fines Google a Record 2,4 Billion Euros in Antitrust Case

EU Fines Google a Record 2,4 Billion Euros in Antitrust Case

INTERNATIONAL | By Lorne Cook | Jun 27
The European Union has slapped a record 2.42 billion euro ($2.72 billion) fine on internet giant Google on Tuesday for taking advantage of its dominance in online searches to direct customers to its own online shopping business.


Entertainment

Seattle Men's Chorus Boldly Belts out Bette, Babs & Beyoncé for Pride Month
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Seattle Men's Chorus Boldly Belts out Bette, Babs & Beyoncé for Pride Month

NATIONAL | Jun 19
Seattle Men's Chorus (SMC) proudly takes the McCaw Hall stage for Bette, Babs &Beyoncé, belting out many of the songs made famous by this beloved trio of divas: Bette Midler, Barbra Streisand, and Beyoncé Knowles.

 Review :: The Valachi Papers

Review :: The Valachi Papers

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 27
This movie might not warrant classic status in and of itself, but it doesn't fall far short -- and it shares so much DNA with so many other important mob movies that it shouldn't be overlooked. Now, with this great looking edition, it no longer has to be.


Business

5 Rare Barbary Lion Cubs Go on Show at Zoo in Germany

CORPORATE | Jun 27
Five rare Barbary lion cubs have been shown to the public for the first time at a zoo in southwestern Germany, delighting visitors as they clumsily plodded through their enclosure.


Technology

Video of Gaming Seattle Officer Discussing Shooting Removed

Video of Gaming Seattle Officer Discussing Shooting Removed

VIDEO GAMES | Jun 27
After an online outcry, a Seattle Police Department video in which an officer playing a video game discussed the recent fatal police shooting of a pregnant mother has been removed from social media.


Finance

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

SAVING | By Beth J. Harpaz, Emily Swanson | Jun 20
Forget frequent flier miles, last-minute getaways and even road trips. Nearly half of Americans say they won't be taking a vacation this summer, mostly because they can't afford it.


Style

After Greek and Icelandic, is French the New Trendy Yogurt?

After Greek and Icelandic, is French the New Trendy Yogurt?

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Jun 27
There's Greek yogurt, Icelandic yogurt and Australian yogurt. Now, the U.S. maker of Yoplait is hoping to revive its declining sales by marketing yet another culture in the yogurt section.


Travel

Lima Essentials: Pisco, Ceviche & Tips From a Local

Lima Essentials: Pisco, Ceviche & Tips From a Local

By Kelsy Chauvin | Jun 27
Writer Kelsy Chauvin heads to Lima, Peru, to discover pisco sours, ceviche, and a burgeoning LGBT scene.


Nightlife

19th Annual Pride Brunch For Positive Resource Center :: June 24, 2017

19th Annual Pride Brunch For Positive Resource Center :: June 24, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 26
The 19th Annual Pride Brunch for Positive Resource Center was held the morning of Pink Saturday during SF Pride weekend. Gary Virginia and Donna Sachet hosted what is considered one of everybody's favorite events, which raised over $40,000 this year.