Gay News: The Latest

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Tease Sequel, Disneyland Ride

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jul 24
Next summer the "Guardians of the Galaxy" are taking over theaters and Disneyland.

Clinton Says Veep Pick Kaine is Everything GOP Ticket Isn't

NEWS | By Ken Thomas and Lisa Lerer | Jul 24
Hillary Clinton debuted running mate Sen. Tim Kaine on Saturday as a can-do progressive committed to social justice and equality - "everything Donald Trump and Mike Pence are not" - at a boisterous rally ahead of next week's Democratic National Convention

Six Healthy Foods That Satisfy Every Urge!

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Troy Maillis | Jul 24
Regardless of one's motivation, getting in great shape is always a good idea and can only improve one's quality of life-especially in the bedroom. A healthy diet is key.

Business Was Booming for Cleveland's Gay Escorts During the GOP Convention

NEWS | Jul 24
Although the Democrats' convention is in Philadelphia, closeted Republicans turned Cleveland into another "city of brotherly love" this week.

Testimony Heard in San Francisco Lesbian Murder Trial

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 24
Friends of a lesbian who was shot to death in a parking lot near a gay San Francisco nightclub in 2013 described in court how she had put up her hands and pleaded with the suspect before he shot her and a friend.

International AIDS Conference Looks at Advances and Barriers

NEWS | By Liz Highleyman | Jul 24
While remarkable gains have been made in preventing and treating HIV over the past 16 years, this progress could be reversed without adequate funding and respect for the human rights of the people most at risk.

Gay Victim of Trump Rally Violence Sues San Jose

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 24
A gay Latino Republican is among the 14 people who filed a lawsuit last Thursday, July 14, against the city of San Jose, its mayor and police chief due to being attacked after attending a Donald Trump rally.

The Murky Role of Mental Illness in Extremism, Terror

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Maria Cheng | Jul 24
After family members of the driver who slammed a truck into a holiday crowd in the French city of Nice said he suffered from depression, questions have been raised again about the links between mental illness, extreme ideology and mass violence.

Queerly Digital: Remembering F.W. Murnau

ENTERTAINMENT | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jul 24
Unknown at the time but fairly common knowledge now is the fact that F.W. Murnau was a gay man. His death in a 1931 car accident was said to have been caused by an act of fellatio he was giving to his young driver.

Clinton and Kaine Debut as Democratic Ticket in Florida

NEWS | By Ken Thomas | Jul 23
Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as "a progressive who likes to get things done," joining the Virginia senator in the crucial battleground state of Florida to help kick off next week's Democratic National Convention.


Business

Second Former Ole Miss Student Sentenced in Statue Vandalism

CORPORATE | Jul 24
A former University of Mississippi student was sentenced Thursday to a year's probation plus 50 hours of community service for placing a noose on the statue of the school's first black student.


Technology

Colorado Town's Water May Be Tainted With Marijuana Chemical

SCIENCE | Jul 24
Officials told residents of a small Colorado community not to drink or shower in tap water Thursday because one of the town's wells may have been contaminated with THC, marijuana's intoxicating chemical.


Cars

Autopilot technology drives Teslas but comes with warnings

AUTO NEWS | By Justin Pritchard and Joan Lowy | Jul 23
A Tesla in Autopilot mode can drive itself but it's not a "self-driving" vehicle, at least as far as safety regulators are concerned.


Style

Style or Sexism? Female Leaders Face Focus on Appearance

FASHION | By Jill Lawless | Jul 22
For Margaret Thatcher, it was handbags. For Theresa May, it's shoes. Female leaders are still scrutinized as much for style as for substance, and invariably compared to one another - a sign they are considered exceptions, rather than the rule.


Nightlife

Bear TDance @ Club Cafe :: Sunday, July 17, 2016

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 20
With Bear Week coming to an end in Ptown, it was time to party again in Boston at Club Cafe's Sunday Bear TDance. See who came out.