Gay News: The Latest

Official: Device Explodes on NYC Subway Platform

Official: Device Explodes on NYC Subway Platform

NEWS | By Colleen Long | Dec 11
A law enforcement official says what is believed to be an explosive device has been set off on Manhattan subway platform.

Will Misconduct Scandals Make Men Wary of Women at Work?

Will Misconduct Scandals Make Men Wary of Women at Work?

NEWS | By Jennifer Peltz | Dec 11
Some women, and men, worry the same climate that's emboldening women to speak up about sexual misconduct could backfire by making some men wary of female colleagues.

Maine GOP Senator Says Roy Moore was Never Fit for US Senate

Maine GOP Senator Says Roy Moore was Never Fit for US Senate

NEWS | Dec 11
Maine's Republican U.S. senator said on Sunday that Alabama politician Roy Moore was unfit to serve in the Senate even before sexual-misconduct allegations against him came to light.

Jane Fonda Raises $1.3 Million at 80th Birthday Fundraiser

Jane Fonda Raises $1.3 Million at 80th Birthday Fundraiser

NEWS | Dec 10
Jane Fonda used her 80th birthday celebration to raise $1.3 million for her foundation.

Northern Ireland Has Its Own Civil Law Cake Battle

Northern Ireland Has Its Own Civil Law Cake Battle

NEWS | By Donyae Lewis | Dec 10
This week, the U.S. Supreme court heard arguments on a 2012 discrimination case involving a bakery denying service to a gay couple due to religious beliefs. But there's a similar battle in Northern Ireland.

Hot Bodies :: Holiday Drinking: Five Guidelines for Your Well-Being

Hot Bodies :: Holiday Drinking: Five Guidelines for Your Well-Being

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Tom Bonanti | Dec 10
Here are five rules for the holiday drinking season. Drink up, enjoy, but be responsible!

Russia Allows Rainbow Flags at 2018 FIFA World Cup

Russia Allows Rainbow Flags at 2018 FIFA World Cup

NEWS | By Ryan Lynch | Dec 10
Russia will allow rainbow flags to be displayed during the 2018 FIFA World Cup despite a anti-gay propaganda law that makes the display of these symbols in public illegal.

Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis Meets Opponent

Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis Meets Opponent

NEWS | Dec 10
David Ermold returned to the Rowan County courthouse Wednesday, nearly two years after Clerk Kim Davis refused to give him a marriage license because he was gay. This time he's seeking Davis' job.

Four Very Merry Beats This Season

Four Very Merry Beats This Season

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jimmy Newsum | Dec 10
If you need a break from all the inescapable holiday racket and crave something fresh and hi energy to listen to, try some of these gay dance floor-approved gems.

Man's Fall From Cliff Ruled a Hate Crime 30 Years Later

Man's Fall From Cliff Ruled a Hate Crime 30 Years Later

NEWS | By Donyae Lewis | Dec 10
With his clothes folded neatly into a pile and student I.D. left out along with other miscellaneous items, young gay teen Scott Johnson fell to his death from a cliff in Sydney, Australia. The year was 1988.


News

Marines' Punishment Included Forced Masturbation to Gay Pornography

Marines' Punishment Included Forced Masturbation to Gay Pornography

INTERNATIONAL | By Donyae Lewis | Dec 10
A trial is currently underway for two British Royal Marine corporals who are accused of administering hazing punishments that included being whipped and forced to strip and masturbate to gay pornography.


Entertainment

Early Praise for 'The Last Jedi' After Elaborate Premiere

Early Praise for 'The Last Jedi' After Elaborate Premiere

MOVIES | By Ryan Pearson and Nicole Evatt | Dec 10
There were cheers, gasps, droid photo opportunities, casino games and more than a few standing ovations at the jam-packed world premiere of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" Saturday night in Los Angeles, which many are already praising online.


Business

Stocks Around the World Push Higher on U.S. Jobs, Brexit Talks

Stocks Around the World Push Higher on U.S. Jobs, Brexit Talks

FINANCE | By Stan Choe | Dec 10
Stocks around the world climbed on Friday following a stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs report and a breakthrough in talks for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union.


Technology

Blood Test May Help Predict which Breast Cancers Will Recur

Blood Test May Help Predict which Breast Cancers Will Recur

SCIENCE | By Marilynn Marchione | Dec 10
A blood test five years after breast cancer treatment helped identify some women who were more likely to relapse, long before a lump or other signs appeared, a preliminary study found.


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

Lucky 7: The Ultimate Lesbian Holiday Gift Guide

Lucky 7: The Ultimate Lesbian Holiday Gift Guide

HOME | By Kelsy Chauvin | Dec 11
What to get your favorite lesbian this holiday season? Here's our tip sheet with seven gift ideas from women-owned or LGBTQ-friendly companies.


Health/Fitness

Health & Fitness Lover Gift Guide

Health & Fitness Lover Gift Guide

FITNESS | By Jay Jones and Brad Hart | Dec 9
Looking for that special something to give that special someone? Never fear, our Gift Guides are here! Help your gym bunny get hopping and keep your Jack jumping for joy with these fitness-conscious notions.


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.