Gay News: The Latest

At 100 Days in, Trump Seems Both Outsider and Insider

At 100 Days in, Trump Seems Both Outsider and Insider

NEWS | By Laurie Kellman | Apr 30
President Donald Trump is turning from his dramatic debut as an outsider president to focus on advancing his plans to cut taxes and get tough on trade deals.

Fyre Fest Fiasco: Bahamas Party Lives, Dies on Social Media

Fyre Fest Fiasco: Bahamas Party Lives, Dies on Social Media

NEWS | By Tamara Lush | Apr 30
In this day and age, the young and beautiful live and die on social media.

Hacker Claims Release of Stolen Copies of 'OITNB'

Hacker Claims Release of Stolen Copies of 'OITNB'

NEWS | By Michael Liedtke | Apr 30
A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black."

Ohio Family Surprised When Mark Zuckerberg Comes to Dinner

Ohio Family Surprised When Mark Zuckerberg Comes to Dinner

NEWS | Apr 30
An Ohio family says they learned just 20 minutes before dinner this week that a planned mystery guest would be Facebook founder and billionaire Mark Zuckerberg.

Absent Glitter and Trump, Journalists Honor Press Freedom

Absent Glitter and Trump, Journalists Honor Press Freedom

NEWS | By Jack Gillum | Apr 30
Prominent Washington journalists, if not Hollywood stars, celebrated the First Amendment during the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner, an event that lacked the glitter of past years because of the absence of the president of the United States.

White Party Palm Springs 2017 :: Jeffrey Sanker's Hot Time in the Desert

White Party Palm Springs 2017 :: Jeffrey Sanker's Hot Time in the Desert

NIGHTLIFE | By Joel Martens | Apr 29
It's a place to see, know and understand another piece of who we are and how we fit into the larger community... and, as a favorite friend once said, "A place to dance your tits off."

LGBT Organizations Mobilizing to Keep Gay Chechens Safe

LGBT Organizations Mobilizing to Keep Gay Chechens Safe

NEWS | By Tucker Berardi | Apr 29
Grindr has begun helping gay men in Chechnya by using the app's location services to update users who may be in danger. They have also provided Chechen users with news reports of the progressing situation.

Concert Fans Angry as Hyped Bahamas Festival is Canceled

Concert Fans Angry as Hyped Bahamas Festival is Canceled

NEWS | Apr 29
Organizers of a much-hyped music festival in the Bahamas canceled the weekend event at the last minute Friday after many people had already arrived and spent thousands of dollars on tickets and travel.

Hacker Threatens to Release Stolen Copies of 'OITNB'

Hacker Threatens to Release Stolen Copies of 'OITNB'

NEWS | By Michael Liedtke | Apr 29
A hacker claims to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black," and is demanding that the video streaming service pay an unspecified ransom to prevent all the new episodes from being prematurely released online.

England 2 Ways: Pub-Crawling Through Kensington & Day-Tripping in York

England 2 Ways: Pub-Crawling Through Kensington & Day-Tripping in York

NIGHTLIFE | By Andy Smith | Apr 29
Heading to England? Here are two easy-to-follow itineraries that highlight some of the best offerings throughout Kensington and York.


News

Is North Korea Really a Threat to American Lives?

Is North Korea Really a Threat to American Lives?

POLITICS | Apr 29
Scott Pelley spoke to former Ambassador Chris Hill, who led the 2005 delegation in talks with North Korea over curtailing its nuclear program, about the latest developments from the Korean Peninsula.


Technology

Coming Out Swinging: Fans and Developers Push to Make Blockbuster Games More Inclusive

Coming Out Swinging: Fans and Developers Push to Make Blockbuster Games More Inclusive

VIDEO GAMES | By Tucker Berardi | Apr 29
When people think about social progression and equal rights, the video game industry is certainly not the first place considered to be a forefront of change - if it is even considered at all.


Cars

Old Car, New Tricks: Adding Safety Tech to an Older Car

Old Car, New Tricks: Adding Safety Tech to an Older Car

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Apr 29
Old cars can learn new tricks. For a few hundred dollars, drivers can add new safety technology - like forward collision warning systems or backup cameras - to older cars.


Style

Las Vegas Insider: Where to Nosh, Nightlife and Nod

Las Vegas Insider: Where to Nosh, Nightlife and Nod

FOOD/DRINK | By Jill Gleeson | Apr 28
The latest in our "Las Vegas Insider" series features tips from André C. Wade, the new executive director of The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada.


Health/Fitness

UK Jury Convicts Doctor of Performing Unneccesary Surgeries

UK Jury Convicts Doctor of Performing Unneccesary Surgeries

INTERNATIONAL | By Danica Kirka | Apr 28
A prominent breast surgeon whose victims accused him of playing God with their lives faces a life sentence after a jury convicted him Friday of carrying out unnecessary operations that maimed some of his victims for life.


Travel

LGBT Israel: Down and Dirty in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem

LGBT Israel: Down and Dirty in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem

By Jill Gleeson | Apr 29
Heading to Israel? Here are our insider tips on how to explore two of its most popular cities: Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.


Nightlife

Latino Commission on AIDS' Cielo Gala Honors 'Hamilton' Star Javier Muñoz

Latino Commission on AIDS' Cielo Gala Honors 'Hamilton' Star Javier Muñoz

AIDS | Apr 27
On Friday, April 28, the Latino Commission on AIDS will held their Cielo Gala 2017, honoring HIV/AIDS activist Javier Muñoz, star of Broadway's hit show "Hamilton" with the Ilka Award.