Are Gays And Lesbians Less Prepared For Retirement Than Their Hetero Counterparts?We hear a lot about Americans not being prepared enough for their retirement, but there is now word that gays and lesbians are even less prepared than people who identify as straight.
Bay Area Tech Companies Strategize To Scrub Internet Of ISIL Beheading Videos YouTube and Twitter say they’ve closed the accounts of anyone who tries to post video showing the beheading of American journalists Steven Sotloff and James Foley.
Yosemite Grant Act’s 150th Anniversary Brings Park Renovations And Tree Protections The National Park Service marked the 150th anniversary of the Yosemite Grant Act, by breaking ground Monday on a landmark project that aims to protect ancient sequoia trees.
Analysis: The Paradox Of Humanely Conducting Death Penalty Executions KCBS interviews Stanford Law Professeor Robert Weisberg who says the death penalty is highly paradoxical since the U.S. allows executions, but then says it should be done humanely.
Hawaii Law Allowing Police To Have Sex With Prostitutes Condemned By SF Advocacy GroupA law that allows Hawaii police officers to have sex with prostitutes while working undercover investigations allows women to be further abused by police, according to a San Francisco research group working to abolish prostitution and human trafficking.
Sexual Cannibalism: Who Are The Most Feared Lovers In The Animal Kingdom?Pat Benatar famously sang "Love is a Battlefield”, but for some species that practice sexual cannibalism, it couldn't be clearer.
Condoms No Longer Allowed As Evidence In San Francisco Prostitution CasesAfter pressure from human rights organizations and health officials, a decision was made by the San Francisco's District Attorney to no longer allow condoms as evidence in cases of prostitution.
Plan To Transform SF's Market Street Would Eliminate Buses To Accommodate BicyclesThe latest plan to revamp San Francisco's Market Street would take all buses off Mission Street and move the bicycle lanes from Market to Mission.
Survey Finds Doctors Split On Ethical Issues, Stanford Expert Weighs InA new nationwide survey has attempted to find out what doctors will do when faced with key medical ethical issues.
California Senate Bill Would Require More Space When Cars Pass BicyclesThe state Senate was scheduled to vote Thursday on legislation that would require drivers to allow at least three feet of clearance when passing bicyclists from behind.
Golden Gate Bridge E-Book Highlights 75-Year History Of Landmark Span
Experts Search Monterey Coast To Save Whale Entangled In Fishing NetsA specially trained team of disentanglement experts searched the waters off the Monterey County coast Thursday for a gray whale spotted earlier in the week caught up on fishing nets.
Unique Partnership Aims To Fight Crime In OaklandBusiness leaders in Chinatown and the Fruitvale District are joining together to help fight crime in the city.
Assembly Bill Would Make California Traffic Stops A High Tech ExperienceThe flashing police lights in the rearview mirror could soon be a reason to reach for the smartphone rather than hide it, if a bill to make vehicle registration and insurance forms electronic becomes law.
San Francisco May Require Safe Bike Parking For WorkersOne of the strongest pro-bicyclist laws in the country could soon be adopted in San Francisco. It would require owners of commercial buildings in San Francisco to provide secure bicycle parking for employees.