Entertainment

Tens Of Thousands Expected At 41st Annual Carnaval San Francisco Grand Parade & FestivalThousands of people gathered for a huge block party as the 41st annual Carnaval San Francisco kicked off Saturday in the Mission District. An even bigger crowd is expected to attend Sunday for the Grand Parade at 9:30 in the morning.
3-Day BottleRock Festival Kicks Off In NapaThe BottleRock Napa Valley music, food and drink festival returns Friday through Sunday at the Napa Valley Expo.
Pioneering '60s SF Rockers Play Classic Album At SweetwaterPioneering '60s rock icons the Flamin' Groovies return to the Chapel this Friday with original lead singer Roy Loney to play the band's classic album 'Teenage Head' in its entirety.
Repair Of Iconic '60s Era Synthesizer Turns Into Long, Strange Trip For EngineerFor years, an urban legend circulated online and in documentaries purporting how part of a groundbreaking musical instrument -- versions which are stored at a Bay Area university and other institutions -- was dipped in LSD.
Dave Chappelle Urges San Francisco To Save Punch Line Comedy ClubDave Chappelle and other comics assembled at San Francisco City Hall Tuesday to try to save the Punch Line comedy club, which has its lease expiring in August.
Megan 'Monster' Hawkins, Star Of Netflix's 'Jailbirds,' Back Behind Bars After Arrest In Elk GroveMegan "Monster" Hawkins, one of the stars of the hit Netflix show "Jailbirds," is back behind bars after being arrested in Elk Grove on Friday.

Health

Double Amputee Veteran's Resilience Sparked By YogaA special yoga class in Santa Rosa was offered to help show veterans and their supporters that even life’s most difficult problems can be overcome--the man leading the class was living proof of that.
Trump's Proposed Transgender ACA Rollback Prompts LGBT Community ResistanceLGBT advocates are vowing to fight back against a Trump Administration proposal to roll back protections for transgender people in the Affordable Care Act.
State Lawmakers Want Gov. Newsom to Keep Health Tax That Trump May NixState lawmakers are headed toward a confrontation with Gov. Gavin Newsom over whether to keep a tax that can generate nearly $2 billion for low-income health benefits but means approval from the Trump administration amid a feud between state and federal officials.
California Bill To Require Warning Labels On Sodas, Other Sugary Drinks AdvancesSodas and other sugary drinks sold in California could soon require a health warning label to alert consumers of the risk of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay.
Hayward Company Says It May Be On The Verge Of Cancer Treatment BreakthroughHayward company Reflexion says it's on the verge of getting federal approval for what it believes will be a groundbreaking new treatment for late-stage cancers.
Tougher Vaccine Rules Advance In California LegislatureCalifornia lawmakers have advanced tougher rules for vaccinations even as opponents shouted "we will not comply" from the Senate gallery.