Gay News: The Latest

New Captain America Book Suggests He's A Member of Hydra

BUSINESS | By Jesse J. Holland | May 25
The new "Captain America: Steve Rogers" comic book hits stands Wednesday featuring the return of the original Captain America, Steve Rogers, but with a shocking twist.

Hillary Clinton Says She's a Fan of Beyonce's 'Lemonade'

NEWS | May 25
Hillary Clinton says Beyonce's new visual album "Lemonade" is "great."

Beth Howland, Vera from TV's 'Alice,' Dies at 74

NEWS | May 25
The actress who was best known for her role as a ditzy waitress on the 1970s and '80s CBS sitcom "Alice" has died. Beth Howland was 74.

Watchdogs Say Texas Dodged 'Train Wreck' On Education Board

NEWS | By Paul J. Weber | May 25
When Texas takes up always-contentions revisions of science and social studies coursework in 2017, a former schoolteacher who believes dinosaurs were on Noah's Ark and Democrats killed John F. Kennedy won't have a vote.

PopUps: 'Twilight' Star Kellan Lutz Reportedly Uses Fake Name On Celeb Dating App

Hollywood hunk Kellan Lutz is lookin' for love...under a fake name, according to a report from Page Six.

Alabama Police Call Anti-Trans KKK Fliers a 'Free Speech Issue'

NEWS | May 25
Local police in Dothan, Alabama are shrugging off the threat of transphobic fliers by a group claiming to be from a chapter of the Ku Klux Klan.

Westboro Baptist Church to Protest Indy 500 and Blake Shelton

NEWS | May 25
Who's to blame for raging wild fires, random shootings, the Zika virus and more tragedies? According to the Westboro Baptist Church, it's high-speed motor racing and country music star Blake Shelton.

Christian School Will Deny Admission, Expel Students Who Have Gays Living Under Their Roofs

NEWS | May 25
A private religious high school in Kansas has established a morality clause prohibiting students with any LGBT relatives from attending - even if that student happens to be heterosexual.

Ariana Grande Replaces Whitney Houston Hologram On 'Voice'

Ariana Grande has filled in for a hologram version of Whitney Houston in a duet with Christina Aguilera on the season finale of NBC's "The Voice."

Case Reopened for 'Real Housewives' Star Teresa Giudice

NEWS | May 25
A federal judge has reopened a bankruptcy case for "Real Housewives of New Jersey" cast member Teresa Giudice (JOO'-dys), who pleaded guilty in 2014 to bankruptcy fraud.


Anti-Trump Protests Turn Violent Outside New Mexico Rally

By Jill Colvin and Russell Contreras | May 25
In one of the presidential campaign year's more grisly spectacles, protesters in New Mexico opposing Donald Trump's candidacy threw burning T-shirts, plastic bottles and other items at police officers, injuring several, and toppled trash cans barricades.


Competitive Endurance Tickling Doc at Center of Controversy

May 24
An upcoming HBO documentary called "Tickled," which explores the world of competitive endurance tickling, is at the center of controversy, after its creators were hit with a lawsuit and a website/Twitter account were created to discredit its move-makers.


Republicans Block Stricter Rules on Retirement Savings

By Andrew Taylor | May 25
Republicans controlling the Senate passed legislation Tuesday to block new Obama administration rules that require financial professionals to put their client's best interest first when giving advice on retirement investments.


New NYC Buses Have Wi-Fi but No Tech to Avoid Those on Foot

By Deepti Hajela | May 25
There are some nifty features on New York City's sleek new fleet of more than 2,000 buses, the first of which began hitting the streets this past week.


Study Says Men Need to Catch Up With Skin Cancer Awareness

By EDGE | May 25
Skin cancer can affect anyone, regardless of age, race or gender. When it comes to skin cancer prevention and detection, however, it seems that men need to brush up on their knowledge.


Vermont Support Group Eases the Stigma Faced by LGBTQ Youth

By EDGE | May 24
New Hampshire/Vermont Albert Schweitzer Fellows Ana Rodriguez-Villa and Brendin Beaulieu-Jones are working to address stigma and prejudice against LGBTQ youth in Vermont's Upper Valley with a weekly youth support group at The Junction.


Despite Money Woes, Atlantic City Attractions Are Still Open

May 24
Atlantic City is open for business - and pleasure. That's the message city officials want everyone to know as the holiday weekend approaches, and Atlantic City grapples with severe financial problems.


Pied Bar Hosts Hunter Valentine and 'Real L Word' Star For Memorial Day

By Winnie McCroy | May 24
On Friday May 27 and Saturday, May 28, Hunter Valentine rocks Memorial Day with their Provincetown debut, playing The Pied Bar.