San Francisco News for June 27th 2013

Microsoft to unveil latest Windows adjustments
SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft on Wednesday released a preview version of an update to Windows 8, aiming to address some of the gripes people have with the company's flagship operating system. At a conference in San Francisco, Microsoft CEO Steve More…

Best Gay & Lesbian Bars In San Francisco: SFist
Speaking of San Francisco Pride and newfound marriage legality, the city (in)famous for being gay rights ground zero also has some of the greatest LGBT bars in the world. Yes, the world. Here are our favorites. (We're sure you'll let us know
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San Francisco celebrates gay marriage rulings
San Francisco began celebrating the Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage the moment the news came out. Skoor. Michelle and Rebekah Skoor of Oakland drove with their infant daughter Avila to San Francisco City Hall to witness the Supreme Court More…

Watch: San Francisco Celebrates Proposition 8 and Defense of
Hundreds gathered at San Francisco's City Hall this morning to witness announcements of the Supreme Court's historic rulings which overturned California's More…

San Francisco Film Society Selects Four New Filmmakers for Its
The San Francisco Film Society announced the recipients of its FilmHouse residency program today, a center offering free office space and project development for selected filmmakers. The four lucky individuals are Grainger David, a South
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San Francisco Revels in Ruling; 'We'll Marry Anyone Who Wants To'
It will take about a month before same-sex marriages can resume, according to San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera's office. Governor Jerry Brown, 75, said he ordered the Health Department to advise county clerks, registrars and recorders they More…

San Francisco celebrates gay marriage rulings
San Francisco is "one of the gayest cities in the country," said Gary J. Gates, a demographer with the Williams Institute, a research center on gay and lesbian law and policy at the University of California-Los Angeles. He estimates that 18% of San More…

SF Examiner sues SF Chronicle, alleging predatory ad-pricing scheme
The parent company of the San Francisco Examiner sued the Hearst Corporation Tuesday, accusing its San Francisco Chronicle of illegally targeting Examiner More…

Hot Mess SF: Recipe for Regret, A Sketch Show in San Francisco
San Francisco-based sketch comedy group Hot Mess SF is back with “Recipe for Regret” which promises to stir the “sketch comedy pot with some dance and music sprinkled in to create a show smothered in bad choices with a side of
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Power Rankings: Seattle Seahawks leapfrog San Francisco 49ers
Elliot Harrison tops the Power Rankings with a pair of NFC West squads for the second time in a row. But who's No. 1: Marshawn Lynch's Seattle Seahawks or More…

San Francisco transit workers authorize strike
OAKLAND, Calif.–San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit workers moved a step closer to a work stoppage after voting overwhelmingly to allow union officials to call a strike if contract negotiations fail, union leaders said Wednesday. Members of BART's More…

Review: Windows 8.1 widens gap with older PCs
Microsoft Surface Pro tablets are seen at a demo table at a Microsoft event in San Francisco, Wednesday, June 26, 2013. Microsoft on Wednesday released a preview version of an update to Windows 8, aiming to address some of the gripes people have with More…

' Anna Nicole ' Lifetime movie is a sad mess
SAN FRANCISCO — Lifetime's “Anna Nicole” is a pretty sad affair. It's sad because some surprisingly skilled actors agreed to be in the cast, and it's sad because Anna Nicole Smith's life was one big trailer tragedy. But it's also sad because six years More…

San Francisco Cheers Prop 8 Ruling | NBC Bay Area
The city of San Francisco was the epicenter of gay marriage debate Wednesday as the nation finally heard from the highest court in the land on California's Prop 8 initiative.
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Finding the Fits: Reid brings speed to San Francisco – CBSSports
It's hard for a rookie to make an impact for a club as talented as the 49ers. Take last year, for example, when not a single start was made by a first-year player for More…

SF Examiner Is Suing Chronicle Over Ads – Business Insider
The SF Examiner is suing the Chronicle for slashing its ad prices to stiff the competition.
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MICROSOFT EVENT: Microsoft unveils latest Windows adjustments at San
SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft is using a three-day conference this week to give people a peek into Windows 8.1, a free update that promises to address some of the gripes people have with the latest version of the company's flagship operating system. More…

San Francisco Revels in Supreme Court Gay Marriage Ruling
San Franciscans erupted in cheers after the U.S. Supreme Court's decision potentially clearing the way for same-sex marriage to resume in California. The ruling was greeted with applause and hugs among a crowd filling the rotunda of the Beaux Arts City More…

San Francisco Giants swept by Los Angeles Dodgers
LOS ANGELES — Even under the best of circumstances, the Giants have never had much of a shot against Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw. Banged-up and reeling, the Giants are far from their best right now, and Kershaw handled them as he More…

San Francisco Triumph | High Times
This event, our fourth in the San Francisco Bay Area, was by far the most successful, with three "medication" areas packed with the top cannabis companies of More…

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