Gay News: The Latest

Rick Perry Blasts Election of First Gay Texas A&M Student President

Rick Perry Blasts Election of First Gay Texas A&M Student President

NEWS | By Will Weissert | Mar 23
Energy Secretary Rick Perry, whose agency oversees the nation's nuclear arsenal, is inserting himself into an unusually small political dispute: an election for student body president at Texas A&M.

GOP HealthBill Vote Delayed in House in Setback for Trump, Ryan

GOP HealthBill Vote Delayed in House in Setback for Trump, Ryan

NEWS | By Erica Werner and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Mar 23
GOP House leaders delayed their planned vote Thursday on a long-promised bill to repeal and replace "Obamacare," in a stinging setback for House Speaker Paul Ryan and President Donald Trump in their first major legislative test.

Watch: James Corden Felt a 'Long Way From Home' Amid London Attack

Watch: James Corden Felt a 'Long Way From Home' Amid London Attack

NEWS | Mar 23
James Corden has taken a moment to pay respects to his native London following a deadly attack there.

On April 21, Women Will Send Trump Giant Vagina Full of Letters

On April 21, Women Will Send Trump Giant Vagina Full of Letters

NEWS | Mar 23
A new global campaign is inviting women from around the world to write the president with their concerns regarding women's rights and health priorities under his administration, to be delivered in a giant vagina.

Michele Lee Honored With Cabaret Lifetime Achievement Award

Michele Lee Honored With Cabaret Lifetime Achievement Award

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 23
On Tuesday, March 28, the The Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs (MAC) will present Michele Lee with its 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award.

The Elizabeth Taylor Aids Foundation Named Presenting Sponsor of Aidswatch 2017

The Elizabeth Taylor Aids Foundation Named Presenting Sponsor of Aidswatch 2017

NEWS | Mar 23
Organizers are thrilled to announce The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation (ETAF) as Presenting Sponsor for AIDSWatch 2017, to be held March 27-28 in Washington, D.C.

IS Group Claims Responsibility for London Car, Knife Attack

IS Group Claims Responsibility for London Car, Knife Attack

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Mar 23
The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for an attack by a man who plowed an SUV into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death on the grounds of Parliament.

Author, Psychotherapist Who Coined the Term 'Homophobia' Dies at 86

Author, Psychotherapist Who Coined the Term 'Homophobia' Dies at 86

NEWS | Mar 23
The psychotherapist who created the word that defines the prejudice that gays and lesbians experience died Monday. He was 86.

Legendary Entertainer Dionne Warwick Renews Fight Against HIV/AIDS With New PSAs

Legendary Entertainer Dionne Warwick Renews Fight Against HIV/AIDS With New PSAs

NEWS | Mar 23
Legendary entertainer Dionne Warwick has released three new PSAs designed to heighten public awareness about the devastating impact of HIV/AIDS on older adults and women over the age of 50, especially African-American women.

Report Says Melania and Donald Keep Separate Beds

Report Says Melania and Donald Keep Separate Beds

NEWS | Mar 23
He walks ahead of her. He won't open a car door for her. Then there's that whole small hands thing. No wonder she doesn't want to sleep with him.


News

Gorsuch to Democrats: No Return to 'Horse and Buggy' Era

Gorsuch to Democrats: No Return to 'Horse and Buggy' Era

NATIONAL | By Mark Sherman and Erica Werner | Mar 23
Every time Democrats tried to draw him out on a range of serious issues, including abortion and gay rights, Neil Gorsuch answered in the same way: "I have declined to offer any promises, hints or previews of how I'd resolve any case."


Technology

Google Opens 'Shortcuts' to Information, Tools on Phones

Google Opens 'Shortcuts' to Information, Tools on Phones

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Liedtke | Mar 23
Google wants to make it easier for you to find answers and recommendations on smartphones without having to think about what to ask its search engine.


Cars

French Emissions Probe Clears Opel; Others Accused of Fraud

French Emissions Probe Clears Opel; Others Accused of Fraud

AUTO NEWS | Mar 21
French investigators say they have found evidence of possible emissions fraud in Fiat, Renault, Peugeot-Citroen and Volkswagen cars sold in France, but have found no proof of fraud in Opel vehicles.


Style

The Secrets of Decluttering Diva Marie Kondo

The Secrets of Decluttering Diva Marie Kondo

HOME | Mar 23
It's time for spring cleaning! And who better to instruct us than New York Times bestselling author Marie Kondo, internationally renowned for lessons on how to "de-clutter" your life?


Health/Fitness

Ask the Doc: Hepatitis C and Heart Health

Ask the Doc: Hepatitis C and Heart Health

AIDS | By Dr. Peter Meacher | Mar 22
In this edition of Ask the Doc, Dr. Peter Meacher takes a look at some of the increased risks of contracting Hepatitis C, especially among people living with HIV.


Travel

Into the Night: 24 Hrs in Puerto Vallarta

Into the Night: 24 Hrs in Puerto Vallarta

By Matthew Wexler | Mar 23
Heading to Riviera Nayarit? Be sure to include extra time for a rendezvous in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico's bustling hub for LGBT nightlife.


Nightlife

Lambda Legal's Nowruz :: March 21, 2017

Lambda Legal's Nowruz :: March 21, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Mar 23
Lambda Legal, the oldest and largest legal organization in the USA working for LGBTQ legal rights, celebrated Nowruz, the Persian New Year, in solidarity with the thousands of immigrants and their families affected by the current discriminatory policies.