THE LATEST

High court Nixes Quick Release of Health Care Argument Audio

NEWS | Mar 2
The Supreme Court is saying no to calls for the speedy release of the audio of Wednesday's high-stakes argument about tax subsidies that are critical to President Barack Obama's health overhaul.

Mom Convicted of Killing Son, 5, By Poisoning Him With Salt

NEWS | By Jim Fitzgerald | Mar 2
A woman who blogged for years about her son's constant health woes was convicted Monday of poisoning him to death by force-feeding heavy concentrations of sodium through his stomach tube.

Neb. Man Arrested for Allegedly Burning Lesbian Neighbors' Rainbow Flag

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 2
A man from Omaha, Neb., was arrested Sunday after allegedly setting his neighbors' rainbow flag on fire.

Bill Gates Repeats at Top of Forbes' List of Billionaires

NEWS | Mar 2
The world's richest person got even richer this year. And a basketball superstar-turned-owner made the list for the first time.

Clive Owen to Make Broadway Debut in Pinter's 'Old Times'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Mar 2
Clive Owen will make his Broadway debut in "Old Times" by Harold Pinter.

22 Gay Rights Activists Protesting in Idaho House and Senate

NEWS | Mar 2
More than 20 gay rights activists are protesting in the Idaho House and Senate chambers in an attempt to pressure lawmakers into passing anti-discrimination protections.

US Automakers Improve in Annual Brand Rankings

BUSINESS | By Tom Krisher | Mar 2
Buick is the first U.S.-based automotive brand to crack the top 10 in Consumer Reports magazine's annual brand report cards. U.S. automakers also placed three vehicles on the magazine's list of "top picks" for vehicles.

Women Find a Place at Miami's Winter Party Festival

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 2
As an inclusive celebration for the entire LGBTQ community, Winter Party Festival has announced an exciting lineup of events tailored specifically for women and their admirers. The 2015 Winter Party Festival will run March 4-9 in Miami.

IPERGAY PrEP Study Reduces HIV Risk By 86 Percent in MSM

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 2
Last week at CROI, researchers showed that the IPERGAY trial, which evaluated a three-day PrEP regimen for MSM before and after sex, reduced HIV risk by an average of 86 percent.

Family Says Bullying Lead to NC Trans Teen to Commit Suicide

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 2
The family of a North Carolina transgender student says that bullying caused the young teenager to take his own life.

'Looking' Star Russell Tovey Comes Under Fire for Comments on Effeminate Men

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 2
"Looking" star Russell Tovey is getting a wave of Twitter backlash this week after making comments about effeminate gay men in an interview with the British newspaper The Guardian.

Rose Royce and Crystal Waters Rock Dinah Dance Floor

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 2
Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend is celebrating its 25th Anniversary with two of the biggest dance-floor legends: Rose Royce and Crystal Waters.

Madonna's 'Rebel Heart' Tour Dates Announced

NEWS | By EDGE | Mar 2
The list of Madonna concert dates for her highly anticipated 35-city 'Rebel Heart' Tour were officially announced today by Live Nation with the opening night scheduled for August 29th in Miami, Florida.

High Court Rejects California Dispute Over Disclosing Donors

NEWS | Mar 2
The Supreme Court has turned away an appeal from same-sex marriage opponents in California who want to keep the identities of their campaign donors secret.

Federal Judge Blocks Nebraska's Gay Marriage Ban

NEWS | By Margery Beck | Mar 2
A federal judge on Monday blocked Nebraska's gay marriage ban, but the decision will not take effect for a week and the state plans to appeal.


Entertainment

Theatre Review :: Stage Kiss

THEATRE | By Matthew Martello | Mar 2
Cockroach Theatre in Las Vegas offers another comedic hit with Sarah Ruhl's "Stage Kiss."


Business

NASA Caught on Video: Giant Fireball over Pittsburgh

LEGAL | Mar 2
NASA cameras captured a very bright meteor at the Allegheny Observatory near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The fireball was seen over New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania.


Technology

Nation's Internet Vulnerability Exposed by Vandalism

PERSONAL TECH | By Felicia Fonseca | Feb 27
Computers, cellphones and landlines were knocked out of service for hours, ATMs stopped working, 911 systems were disrupted and businesses were unable to process credit card transactions - all because of a vandal in Arizona.


Finance

Tech Stocks Soar Again, but with Stronger Wings

SAVING | By Stan Choe | Feb 27
When it comes to technology stocks, which are flying at levels unseen since the dot-com boom was about to go bust, mutual-fund managers are insisting that this time really is different. And they're largely right.


Cars

Consumer Reports' Top Vehicle Picks by Category

Consumer Reports released its annual list of top auto brands and individual vehicles. The top picks in each of ten categories must score well in a road test and perform well in government and insurance industry crash tests.


Style

Milan Fashion Week: Kendall Jenner Struts for Fendi

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Mar 2
Shape and color engaged designers on the second day of Milan Fashion Week of womenswear previews for next autumn and winter, featuring shows by Fendi, Max Mara, Just Cavalli and Prada.


Health/Fitness

Porn Star Killian James Talks Barebacking and PrEP

HEALTH | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Mar 1
James was voted Best Bottom 2014 at the Hookies, the International Escort Awards. A former accountant, James is immensely proud of the recognition, and he is now speaking up about the rise in bareback film production.


Travel

A St. Patrick Irish Adventure

Mar 2
Shrouded in mist, the sacred mountain rises above the countryside, majestic, mysterious and a little foreboding. Here, on this rocky west coast promontory overlooking the Atlantic, St. Patrick is said to have fasted for 40 days and nights.