Skip navigation

Top Story

In-Depth: The Crystal Meth Epidemic Makes Comeback in Gay Community

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 21
Over the past few years, there has been a resurgence of methamphetamine use in the gay community; some have even called it an epidemic.

News

[View RSS]

Patricia Ariza Wins LPTW Gilder/Coigney Award

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
On Monday, October 27, The League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW) and its International Committee will honor Patricia Ariza from Colombia with the LPTW Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award 2014.

In-Depth: The Crystal Meth Epidemic Makes Comeback in Gay Community

By Jason Parsley | Oct 21
Over the past few years, there has been a resurgence of methamphetamine use in the gay community; some have even called it an epidemic.

Cowboys Release Michael Sam From Practice Squad

Oct 21
The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player tries to make an active roster during the regular season for the first time.

Wyoming Becomes Latest to Legalize Gay Marriage

By Bob Moen | Oct 21
Wyoming has become the latest state to allow gay marriage, bringing the national wave of expanded rights for same-sex couples to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard still influences national perceptions.


More News »

Entertainment

[View RSS]

Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood

By Lewis Whittington | Oct 22
William J. Mann forwards an exposé of 1920s Hollywood moguls and grifters, starlets and pimps, drugs and sex, some stars enjoying thriving careers, some on the lam from the law.

Fargo - Season One

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 22
"Fargo" carries a charge of Coen-esque absurdity mixed with crime drama, making it a mixture of morality play and thriller, but it also takes on a "Twin Peaks"-ish edge in its languor, its visual palette, and its dry, tongue-in-cheek stylings.

Snowpiercer

By Jake Mulligan | Oct 22
Earlier this year, the release of "Snowpiercer" was the center of the film world's attentions -- and for all the wrong reasons.

Kingpin

By Michael Cox | Oct 22
What offends people is just plain old bad taste, in the cult classic, buddy comedy "Kingpin," which comes to Blu-ray for the first time, in both the theatrical version and the extended director's cut, with new bonus material.


More Entertainment »

Group Drafts Agenda for AIDS Survivors

By Matthew S. Bajko | Oct 4
A San Francisco-based group is putting forth an agenda for long-term survivors of the AIDS epidemic it hopes will gain traction among local and national leaders.…

North Carolina Pride Parade And Festival :: September 27, 2014

Thursday Oct 2, 2014
The 30th North Carolina Pride parade and festival was held in Durham, N.C. The event drew a record number of participants, including a performance by native North Carolinian and original member of the Village People Randy Jones.


America Says Yes to Wasabi Ginger Potato Chips

By Candice Choi | Oct 22
Frito-Lay says "Wasabi Ginger" won its contest that gives people a chance to create a new flavor, beating out the coffee-flavored chips and the two other finalists - "Mango Salsa" and "Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese."

More»
More»

Court Justice Suspended Over Role in Porn Scandal

By Mark Scolforo | Oct 22
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday suspended one of its members over his participation in a state government pornographic email scandal that involved employees of the attorney general's office.

More»

IBM 3Q Disappoints as it Sheds 'Empty Calories'

By Michelle Chapman | Oct 21
IBM disappointed investors, reporting weak revenue growth again and a big charge to shed its costly chipmaking division as the tech giant tries to steer its business toward cloud computing and social-mobile services. Shares fell more than 7 percent.

More»

Kyle Busch, Wife Expecting 1st Child in 2015

Oct 21
NASCAR driver Kyle Busch and his wife are expecting their first child. They made the announcement Saturday on Twitter with a professionally done photograph. The couple called it: "Now announcing our plans for the 2015 race season!"

More»

Obama Announces Plan to Tighten Card Security

By Marcy Gordon, Josh Lederman | Oct 20
Saying more must be done to stop data breaches affecting consumers, President Barack Obama announced on Friday a government plan to tighten security for the debit cards that transmit federal benefits like Social Security to millions of Americans.

More»

New England Rakes in Millions from Leap Peepers

By Tracee M. Herbaugh | Oct 22
On Mount Monadnock, hikers file up the 3,165-foot peak in lockstep, protected from drizzling rain by a luminous golden canopy of leaves. They're not just gazing at foliage - they're looking at cold, hard cash.

More»
More»