Gay News: The Latest

Animal Treatment Questions Cancel 'A Dog's Purpose' Premiere

| Jan 20
This weekend's premiere of "A Dog's Purpose" has been canceled following the release of a video that appears to show a frightened dog being forced into churning water during production of the film.

Smashed Windows, Chaotic Confrontation Near Inauguration

| By Jessica Gresko, Michael Biesecker and Jeff Horwitz | Jan 20
Police deployed pepper spray and made numerous arrests in a chaotic confrontation blocks from Donald Trump's inauguration Friday as protesters registered their rage against the new president.

On Inauguration Day, 'House of Cards' Announces May Return

| Jan 20
"House of Cards" will return in May for a fifth season.

A Year Later, Sundance Grapples with 'Birth of a Nation'

| By Lindsay Bahr | Jan 20
What started as a Sundance celebration turned into a cautionary tale.

Trump Takes Charge: Sworn in as Nation's 45th President

| By Julie Pace | Jan 20
Pledging to empower America's "forgotten men and women," Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a deeply divided nation and ushering in an unpredictable era in Washington.

Texas Court Hearing Case to Limit Gay Marriage Legalization

| By Will Weissert | Jan 20
The Texas Supreme Court has reversed its previous ruling and will hear a Houston case that top conservatives hope will let the state limit the impact of 2015's federal legalization of gay marriage.

Appeals Court Tells Judge to Allow Transgender Name Changes

| By Kate Brumback | Jan 20
A Georgia appeals court has overturned a lower court judge's orders denying legal name changes to two transgender men.

PopUps: Excuse Me but Did Cameron Dallas 'Steal' Britney Spears' People's Choice Awards?

| Jan 20
Umm, did Cameron Dallas take Britney Spears' People's Choice Award?

The Dinah 2017 Celebrates Women Who Shattered Glass Ceiling

| Jan 20
Kicking off at the close of Women's History month on March 29 and wrapping on Sunday, April 2, the Dinah 2017 will celebrate and honor the trailblazing women in the Arts, Sports and Entertainment industry who have achieved historic firsts.

Women's March on Washington Shows Solidarity with 600 'Sister Marches'

| By Winnie McCroy | Jan 20
The inauguration of President Donald J. Trump happens today, but across the country and around the globe, the largest groundswell of opposition ever seen is coming together on Saturday, January 21, for the Women's March on Washington.


News

Man Sues Evanston Police Over Violent Arrest Caught on Video

Jan 20
A black man in Illinois is suing police after he says he was falsely and violently arrested. The 2015 encounter in Evanston was captured on several cameras.


Entertainment

Review :: Starless Dreams

By Roger Walker-Dack | Jan 20
Mehrdad Oskouei's unflinching and extremely personal documentary will unquestionably be one of the saddest stories to hit our screens this year.


Business

U.S. Sues Oracle, Says It Pays White Men More Than Others

Jan 20
The Labor Department is suing Oracle, claiming that the technology giant pays white male workers more than their non-white and female counterparts with the same job titles.


Technology

For Driverless Cars, A Moral Dilemma: Who Lives or Dies?

By Matt O'Brien | Jan 20
Imagine you're behind the wheel when your brakes fail. As you speed toward a crowded crosswalk, you're confronted with an impossible choice: Veer right and mow down a large group of elderly people or veer left into a woman pushing a stroller.


Finance

Woodstock, VT, Fights to Save Its Charm, One Shutter At a Time

By Wilson Ring | Dec 31
Some property owners are questioning the community's requirement, arguing that the regulations are enforced irregularly, and that some buildings look better without shutters.


Cars

VW Will Appeal Court Order to Buy Back Customer's Diesel Car

By Frank Jordans and David McHugh | Jan 20
Volkswagen says it will appeal a court ruling that it must buy back a German customer's diesel car rigged to cheat on emissions tests.


Style

Star Power at Paris Men's Fashion Week

By Thomas Adamson | Jan 20
Travel, trekking and urban exploration defined Thursday's installment of Paris Menswear Week. And did someone mention celebrities? Here are the highlights of the day's fall/winter 2017 shows


Travel

Gottlieb Native Garden: A Southern Californian Oasis

By Solvej Schou | Jan 20
Spread out along a hillside near the Beverly Hills Hotel, Susan Gottlieb's baseball-field-size home garden - dubbed the Gottlieb Native Garden - boasts more than 100 species of native plants and brims with wildlife activity.


Nightlife

LGBT Activists Hold Dance Party Near Mike Pence's Home

Jan 19
With glow sticks, hula hoops and rainbow flags, protesters took a dance party to the streets near the vice president-elect's temporary home to oppose his positions on LGBT issues.