Gay News: The Latest

On Eve of Special Election, Roy Moore Releases Statement on NYC Explosion

On Eve of Special Election, Roy Moore Releases Statement on NYC Explosion

NEWS | Dec 11
Hoping to drum up some eleventh hour xenophobic votes, the campaign for Alabama US Senate hopeful pre-wrote a statement in response to Monday's terror-related explosion in New York City.

3 Trump Accusers Speak Out, Call for Congressional Probe

3 Trump Accusers Speak Out, Call for Congressional Probe

NEWS | By Zeke Miller | Dec 11
Three women who have previously accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment shared their stories on NBC's "Megyn Kelly Today."

Philanthropic Funding for HIV/AIDS Reached Highest Level to Date in 2016

Philanthropic Funding for HIV/AIDS Reached Highest Level to Date in 2016

NEWS | Dec 11
Funders Concerned About AIDS (FCAA) released its 15th annual Philanthropic Support to Address HIV/AIDS report, showing that HIV/AIDS philanthropic disbursements increased 2% in 2016.

The Most Popular Governor in America to Face Primary Challenge from Hate Group Leader

The Most Popular Governor in America to Face Primary Challenge from Hate Group Leader

NEWS | Dec 11
In a move nothing short of a political "Hail Mary pass," Scott Lively (whose 2014 campaign for governor of Massachusetts failed to get even one percent of the vote), is throwing his hat in the ring again.

Oklahoma College Board Member Chided for Anti-Gay Comments

Oklahoma College Board Member Chided for Anti-Gay Comments

NEWS | Dec 11
A former Oklahoma City mayor and member of the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents is being criticized for comparing gay people to pedophiles.

Former Christian Rocker Elle G Becomes LGBT Sensation

Former Christian Rocker Elle G Becomes LGBT Sensation

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jenny Block | Dec 11
When renowned Christian recording artist Elle G came out in 2009, she lost it all. Now she's back as an LGBT sensation, with a new album and a video helping kids.

Mario Batali Tripped Up by Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Mario Batali Tripped Up by Sexual Misconduct Allegations

NEWS | Dec 11
Mario Batali is giving up oversight of the daily operations at his restaurant empire following reports of sexual misconduct by the celebrity chef over a period of at least 20 years.

Mary Blige, Mariah Carey, Nick Jonas Get Golden Globe Nods

Mary Blige, Mariah Carey, Nick Jonas Get Golden Globe Nods

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Dec 11
Pop stars are invading the Golden Globes again this year with nominees such as Mariah Carey, Nick Jonas and Mary J. Blige, who is up for two awards.

Boston LGBTQ Health Org CEO Resigns Over Handling of Harassment Complaints

Boston LGBTQ Health Org CEO Resigns Over Handling of Harassment Complaints

NEWS | Dec 11
The CEO of Fenway Community Health Center, a LGBTQ health organization in Boston, resigned Sunday due to the way in which he handled sexual harassment complaints against a prominent doctor.

Tina Turner Writing Sequel to Memoir 'I, Tina'

Tina Turner Writing Sequel to Memoir 'I, Tina'

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 11
Tina Turner is not done telling her story.


News

Pipe bomb Strapped to Man Explodes in NYC Subway, Injuring 2

Pipe bomb Strapped to Man Explodes in NYC Subway, Injuring 2

NATIONAL | By Colleen Long | Dec 11
A pipe bomb strapped to a man went off in the New York City subway near Times Square on Monday, injuring the suspect and another person at the height of the morning rush hour, law enforcement officials said.


Entertainment

Watch: Justine Skye Premieres Music Video for 'Don't Think About It'

Watch: Justine Skye Premieres Music Video for 'Don't Think About It'

MUSIC | Dec 11
Helmed by renowned director and choreographer Laurieann Gibson and Life Garland, the clip evokes classic nineties hip-hop and R&B videos with its impressive dance choreography and futuristic visual sensibility.


Business

5 Top EU Economies Warn U.S. About Tax Plans

5 Top EU Economies Warn U.S. About Tax Plans

FINANCE | By Raf Casert | Dec 11
The European Union's top five economies are warning the United States that its massive tax overhaul could violate some of its international obligations and risks "having a major distortive impact" on trade.


Technology

German Intelligence Warns of Increased Chinese Cyberspying

German Intelligence Warns of Increased Chinese Cyberspying

PERSONAL TECH | By Kirsten Greishaber | Dec 11
The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency warned Sunday that China allegedly is using social networks to try to cultivate lawmakers and other officials as sources.


Finance

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

REAL ESTATE | Dec 7
The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) senior community is currently a very important part of the American population, and the struggle for resources and housing can sometimes be difficult.


Style

A Man For All Seasons: EDGE's Essential Gift Guide

A Man For All Seasons: EDGE's Essential Gift Guide

HOME | By Matthew Wexler | Dec 11
EDGE's holiday giving continues with this collection of unique gifts for your favorite guy. We've got it all, whether you're looking for an affordable stocking stuffer, a practical accessory, or a wow-factor piece that is sure to make an impression.


Travel

New Planetarium Seeks to Put NJ Science Center on Travel Map

New Planetarium Seeks to Put NJ Science Center on Travel Map

By Shawn Marsh | Dec 11
New Jersey's Liberty Science Center in Jersey City is aiming to take visitors into space in what they are billing as the largest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere.