Gay News: The Latest

Balloons, Broadway Stars and Security for Macy's Parade

Balloons, Broadway Stars and Security for Macy's Parade

NEWS | Nov 23
New faces and old favorites will fly, float and march in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade as police go all-out to secure it in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots.

Smooth Sailing So Far On $7.5 Makeover of Pilgrim Ship

Smooth Sailing So Far On $7.5 Makeover of Pilgrim Ship

NEWS | By William Kole | Nov 23
If you're a fan of the Mayflower II, here's something that will float your boat.

Education Dept. Wants to Narrow Civil Rights Work in School

Education Dept. Wants to Narrow Civil Rights Work in School

NEWS | By Maria Danilova | Nov 23
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Education Department wants to narrow the scope of civil rights investigations at schools, focusing on individual complaints rather than systemic problems, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press.

Retailers Look to Woo Shoppers from Rivals as Amazon Grows

Retailers Look to Woo Shoppers from Rivals as Amazon Grows

NEWS | By Todd D'Innocenzo | Nov 23
Toys and TVs at J.C. Penney, Barbies at Best Buy, kitchen appliances like wine refrigerators at B.J.'s. As the holiday shopping season officially kicks off Thursday, shoppers may find some surprises at their favorite stores.

For Franken a Rising Trajectory, and Then the Accusations

For Franken a Rising Trajectory, and Then the Accusations

NEWS | By Alan Fram and Kyle Potter | Nov 23
Now, Franken's rising trajectory has been interrupted by allegations he had physical contact with two women without their permission. He faces a Senate ethics investigation for improper conduct and hasn't been seen publicly since

Travel Books to Inspire Trips or Give as Gifts

Travel Books to Inspire Trips or Give as Gifts

ENTERTAINMENT | By Beth J. Harpaz | Nov 23
Here are a few books out this season to consider buying for your own use and entertainment, or to give as a gift for Christmas, Hanukkah or whatever you might be celebrating in the coming months.

Dumb-Ass Lists: Five Real Trump Toys for Tots

Dumb-Ass Lists: Five Real Trump Toys for Tots

NEWS | Nov 23
Well, he did promise that we'd all be saying "Merry Christmas" again.

How Not to Gain Weight Over the Holidays

How Not to Gain Weight Over the Holidays

With the holidays coming up, how can a person avoid gaining a few pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day?

UN Court Convicts Ratko Mladic of Genocide

UN Court Convicts Ratko Mladic of Genocide

NEWS | Nov 22
Former commander of the Bosnian Serb army, Ratko Mladic, sentenced to life imprisonment after a UN special court finds him guilty of genocide and crimes against humanity. The court labeled the crimes as some of the "most heinous" in history.

Three Ways to Eliminate Holiday Relationship Drama

Three Ways to Eliminate Holiday Relationship Drama

NEWS | Nov 22
Author Ava Miles suggests some strategies for reducing drama so we can all have happier family time this holiday season.


News

New York Tabs Share 'I'm With Perv' Headlines on Trump

New York Tabs Share 'I'm With Perv' Headlines on Trump

NATIONAL | Nov 22
President Donald Trump's hometown tabloids have nearly identical front cover headlines to report his endorsement of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore. They say, "I'm With Perv" and I'm With the Perv!"


Entertainment

 Review :: The Color Purple

Review :: The Color Purple

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 22
The empowerment of women is the focus -- forcefully so -- in the Menier Chocolate Factory's Tony Award-winning revival of the acclaimed stage musical.


Technology

Uber Reveals Cover-Up of Hack Affecting 57M Riders, Drivers

Uber Reveals Cover-Up of Hack Affecting 57M Riders, Drivers

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Liedke | Nov 22
Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers.


Finance

Woman Must Pay Katy Perry for Interfering with Convent Sale

Woman Must Pay Katy Perry for Interfering with Convent Sale

CELEBRITIES | By Andrew Dalton | Nov 18
A jury has found that a businesswoman must pay $5 million to singer Katy Perry and the archdiocese of Los Angeles, finding that the woman intentionally interfered with the sale to Perry of a hilltop property that was once a convent.


Cars

Volvo to Supply Uber with Thousands of Self-Driving Cars

Volvo to Supply Uber with Thousands of Self-Driving Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Jari Tanner | Nov 22
Volvo Cars said Monday it will sell tens of thousands of self-driving cars to Uber, which is expanding to become an operator and owner of its own car fleet.


Style

9 Sweet Gifts for the Home Baker

9 Sweet Gifts for the Home Baker

FOOD/DRINK | By Kim Cook | Nov 23
If you've got home bakers on your holiday gift list, there are plenty of attractive and functional items on the market to help them whip up delectable goodies.


Travel

Watch: An Insider's Look at 5 Unique NYC Hotels

Watch: An Insider's Look at 5 Unique NYC Hotels

Nov 22
A look at five New York City hotels, each with something fun and unique to offer: coolest coworking spaces, best historic restoration, most playful, most luxurious look and best theme.


Nightlife

Marquee Mondays @ Rebar NYC :: Nov 20, 2017

Marquee Mondays @ Rebar NYC :: Nov 20, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Nov 22
Sherry Pie and Danny Marandola presented Marquee Mondays at Rebar in NYC, where anything can happen with an open mic. Music and Video were by DJ Eugene.