Gay News: The Latest

Watch: 90-Year-Old WWII Veteran Comes Out as Transgender Woman

Watch: 90-Year-Old WWII Veteran Comes Out as Transgender Woman

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 30
An English World War II veteran has come out as a transgender to her community, after a lifetime of knowing that she was living a lie.

'Bathroom Bill' Could Cost North Carolina More NCAA Events

'Bathroom Bill' Could Cost North Carolina More NCAA Events

NEWS | By Jonathan Drew and Emery P. Dalesio | Mar 30
Basketball-mad North Carolina is bracing for what could be another costly hit from its "bathroom bill" as the NCAA selects four years of championship sites for a variety of sports.

Listen: Did Mike Huckabee Suggest Lindsey Graham is Gay?

Listen: Did Mike Huckabee Suggest Lindsey Graham is Gay?

NEWS | Mar 30
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee chatted with conservative radio host Laura Ingraham Wednesday where the failed GOP presidential candidate seemed to imply Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) is gay.

Deal to End 'Bathroom Law' Under Fire From LGBT People

Deal to End 'Bathroom Law' Under Fire From LGBT People

NEWS | By Gary D. Robertson | Mar 30
North Carolina's top Republican legislators and the Democratic governor say they have a deal to end the state's LGBT "bathroom law," which has brought negative national attention and made it harder to attract businesses and sporting events.

National Tour of 'Menopause The Musical' Celebrates 16th Anniversary

National Tour of 'Menopause The Musical' Celebrates 16th Anniversary

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 30
GFour Productions, winner of 54 Drama Desk Awards and 44 Tony Awards, proudly celebrates the 16th anniversary of their international hit show 'Menopause The Musical' on March 28, 2017.

Enhancing Patient Engagement for LGBT Populations

Enhancing Patient Engagement for LGBT Populations

AHIMA's newest practice brief, "Improved Patient Engagement for LGBT Populations," provides guidelines and a range of suggestions for enhanced HIM practices for the LGBT community, plus those on a spectrum of sexual orientations and gender identities.

LCR Head Blasts 'Gay Left' Over Census Outrage, Calls LGBTQ Question 'Outing'

LCR Head Blasts 'Gay Left' Over Census Outrage, Calls LGBTQ Question 'Outing'

NEWS | Mar 30
Gregory T. Angelo, president of Log Cabin Republicans, continued his ongoing feud with LGBTQ rights groups Wednesday over their outrage stemming from the Trump administration's decision to remove LGBTQ demographic questions from the 2020 census.

NYC Rapper Charged with Hate Crime for Attacking 3 Men Outside Gay Club

NYC Rapper Charged with Hate Crime for Attacking 3 Men Outside Gay Club

NEWS | Mar 30
A rapper from Brooklyn, New York was indicted on hate crime charges for allegedly attacking three men outside a gay nightclub and shouting gay slurs.

ACLU Opposes HB2 Proposal that Would Continue Discrimination

ACLU Opposes HB2 Proposal that Would Continue Discrimination

NEWS | Mar 30
The American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina released the following statement on H.B. 142, a new legislative proposal to address House Bill 2, North Carolina's anti-LGBT law.

International Travelers Cite Politics as Factor in U.S. Trips

International Travelers Cite Politics as Factor in U.S. Trips

NEWS | By Beth J. Harpaz | Mar 30
Some international travelers are citing politics as a factor in whether to visit the U.S. this year, according to survey research by the tourism marketing agency Brand USA.


News

What's 'Fake News?' 60 Minutes Investigates

What's 'Fake News?' 60 Minutes Investigates

POLITICS | Mar 30
What surprised 60 Minutes producers who reported on "stories that are provably false" -- and why arguing about it "is like going down the rabbit hole."


Entertainment

Watch: 'Drag Race' Winner Says 'America's Got Talent' Producers Tried to Mock Him

Watch: 'Drag Race' Winner Says 'America's Got Talent' Producers Tried to Mock Him

TELEVISION | Mar 30
"RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 2 winner Tyra Sanchez says "America's Got Talent" planned to mock him on TV after initially reaching out to him to do a bit with the show's new host Tyra Banks.


Business

China Affirms Climate Pledge After Trump Rolls Back Rules

China Affirms Climate Pledge After Trump Rolls Back Rules

CORPORATE | By Joe McDonald | Mar 30
China promised Wednesday to stick to its climate commitments after President Donald Trump eased U.S. curbs on coal and oil use, opening the way for Beijing to assert itself as a leader in environmental policy.


Finance

Homeowners at San Francisco Sinking High Rise Sue Developer

Homeowners at San Francisco Sinking High Rise Sue Developer

HOME | By Kristin J. Bender | Mar 30
A homeowners association representing property owners at a downtown San Francisco high-rise sued the developers on Wednesday for failing to tell residents the condominium tower was sinking at an unexpected rate.


Travel

11 Tips for Digital Travel Safety

11 Tips for Digital Travel Safety

PERSONAL TECH | By EDGE | Mar 29
The lack of secure Internet access, revealing social media posts, and haphazard habits online can wreak havoc lasting long after beach tans fade away. Here are 11 tips to avoid tech trauma on your next trip.