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Lisa Fernandez

New York Pride marchers target Trump as San Francisco parties

Jun 26 2017

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO Large crowds turned out for Pride marches on Sunday in New York City and San Francisco, the two U.S. places most associated with the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights movement, with the East Coast city bringing a more political flavor to the event sparked by events there almost 50 years ago. | Video

New York Pride marchers target Trump, San Francisco parties

Jun 25 2017

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO, June 25 Large crowds turned out for Pride marches on Sunday in New York City and San Francisco, the two U.S. places most associated with the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights movement, with the East Coast city bringing a more political flavor to the event sparked by events there almost 50 years ago.

Anti-abortion activists lose bid to dismiss California privacy case

Jun 21 2017

SAN FRANCISCO Two anti-abortion activists charged with felony eavesdropping for secretly filming abortion providers in California lost their bid for dismissal of the case on Wednesday, but the judge ordered prosecutors to amend a criminal complaint he deemed too vague.

Anti-abortion activists seek dismissal of California privacy case

May 04 2017

SAN FRANCISCO Lawyers for two anti-abortion activists who secretly filmed a conference of abortion providers while pretending to work for a fetal-tissue procurement company asked a California judge on Wednesday to dismiss eavesdropping charges against the pair.

Ann Coulter cancels speech at Berkeley amid safety dispute

Apr 27 2017

BERKELEY, Calif. Conservative commentator Ann Coulter said she had scrapped plans to speak on Thursday at the University of California at Berkeley in defiance of campus officials, who had barred her original engagement this week out of concerns about inciting violent protests.

March for Science draws big crowds, clever signs across U.S.

Apr 22 2017

WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO Tens of thousands of people turned out in cities across the United States and beyond on Saturday for Earth Day events billed as a "celebration of science" to counter what organizers say is a growing disregard for evidence-based knowledge in Washington. | Video

California mosque led by women opens doors to all

Apr 18 2017

BERKELEY, Calif. The second mosque in the United States led solely by women held its inaugural service in California on Friday, but unlike a Los Angeles congregation that opened two years ago, the new female-led Muslim house of worship in Berkeley is open to both genders.

World War Two Rosies celebrated on U.S. day of recognition

Mar 21 2017

RICHMOND, Calif. They welded pipes. They drew blueprints. And, of course, they fastened munitions and machine parts together with rivets.

Orlando nightclub gunman's widow ordered to remain jailed

Mar 10 2017

A federal judge in Florida on Friday revoked the bail and release order previously granted the widow of the gunman who killed 49 people at an Orlando nightclub, ruling that she remain jailed for the duration of criminal proceedings against her.

Women worldwide rally for equality, and against Trump in U.S.

Mar 09 2017

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO Women protested around the world on Wednesday for equal rights and in the United States against President Donald Trump, with many Americans skipping work or boycotting stores to demand economic fairness on International Women's Day. | Video

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