Gay News: The Latest

After Danica Roem's Win, GOP Wants to End Gendered Titles

After Danica Roem's Win, GOP Wants to End Gendered Titles

NEWS | Nov 23
House Leader Kirk Cox told The Washington Post through a spokesman Tuesday that if Republicans maintain control of the House, lawmakers will be referred to as "delegate" instead of "gentleman" or "gentlewoman."

David Cassidy: A Rocking Romancer to Millions of Young Fans

David Cassidy: A Rocking Romancer to Millions of Young Fans

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frazier Moore | Nov 23
"The Partridge Family" aired from 1970-74 and was intended at first as a vehicle for Shirley Jones, the Oscar-winning actress and Cassidy's stepmother. Jones played Shirley Partridge, a widow with five children with whom she forms a popular act that trave

Operation Warm Wishes Hosts Thanksgiving Spectacular

Operation Warm Wishes Hosts Thanksgiving Spectacular

NEWS | Nov 23
On Thanksgiving Day, November 23, Operation Warm Wishes will host The 9th Annual Unity in the Community Thanksgiving Spectacular at Peppertree Park in Tustin, California.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous Thanksgiving Meetings

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous Thanksgiving Meetings

On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23, Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) will host three special Thanksgiving Day free, public meetings in the Boston area.

For Franken a Rising Trajectory, and Then the Accusations

For Franken a Rising Trajectory, and Then the Accusations

NEWS | 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

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.

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.


News

UN Court Convicts Ratko Mladic of Genocide

UN Court Convicts Ratko Mladic of Genocide

POLITICS | 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.


Entertainment

Watch: P!nk Goes Bettie Page on Channing Tatum in New 'Beautiful Trauma' Video

Watch: P!nk Goes Bettie Page on Channing Tatum in New 'Beautiful Trauma' Video

MUSIC | Nov 22
Days after wowing audiences with her performance at the American Music Awards, Grammy-winning recording artist P!nk is back with a spectacular second 1950s-inspired video for her single "Beautiful Trauma."


Technology

Sports Betting Case Could Pay Off for Internet Gambling

Sports Betting Case Could Pay Off for Internet Gambling

PERSONAL TECH | By Wayne Parry | Nov 23
Internet gambling in the United States has been limited to just three states since it began in 2013, but it could soon get a big boost from an unlikely source: the U.S. Supreme Court.


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.


Health/Fitness

After Aggressive Breast Cancer Surgery, Women Miss More Work

After Aggressive Breast Cancer Surgery, Women Miss More Work

HEALTH | Nov 22
A new study reveals that patients with breast cancer who received more aggressive treatments were more likely to experience disruptions in employment.


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.