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'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's' 'Gay Mac' Gets Seriously Ripped

'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's' 'Gay Mac' Gets Seriously Ripped

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 15

On the FXX series "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia," fans have watched the radical physical transformation of actor Rob McElhenney. This week he shows off his new ripped look.

Trolls Attack Valentino's Not-So-Revealing Nude Photo, Creative Director Claps Back

Trolls Attack Valentino's Not-So-Revealing Nude Photo, Creative Director Claps Back

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 15

A photo of a nude male model holding a handbag that was part of an ad campaign by fashion brand Valentino sparked a hate storm on social media. Creative Director Pierpaolo Piccioli clapped back at the trolls.

Watch: 'Bachelor' Star Colton Underwood Responds to Family, Fans' Reaction to His Coming Out

Watch: 'Bachelor' Star Colton Underwood Responds to Family, Fans' Reaction to His Coming Out

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 15

After coming out as gay on "Good Morning America" Wednesday, "Bachelor" star Colton Underwood is responding to the reaction from fans.

Watch: Gay Doctor Takes to Social Media to Increase Representation

Watch: Gay Doctor Takes to Social Media to Increase Representation

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 15

A gay physician is making virtual house calls, of a sort, in the digital realm with social media posts that reassure LGBTQ people and model what out professionalism looks like.

Natural Wonders: The Best National Parks for LGBTQ Travelers

Natural Wonders: The Best National Parks for LGBTQ Travelers

TRAVEL | By Kelsy Chauvin | Apr 15

National Park Week is a chance to celebrate more than 84 million acres of land that span the country and U.S. territories — and with a bit of digging, reveal our park system's LGBTQ legacy.

Reports: Hackers Hit Hookup App Manhunt, Steal User Info

Reports: Hackers Hit Hookup App Manhunt, Steal User Info

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 15

Hackers cracked a database belonging to gay hookup app Manhunt, and stole the information of more than a half million users, including "usernames, email addresses and passwords," the company confirmed.

J-Rod are Done: Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez have Split

J-Rod are Done: Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez have Split

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 15

J-Lo and A-Rod are no longer J-Rod — officially.

12-Time Oscar Nominee Diane Warren Hopes for 'Awesome' Win

12-Time Oscar Nominee Diane Warren Hopes for 'Awesome' Win

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lynn Elber | Apr 15

For a dozen and more reasons, Diane Warren would be overjoyed to win a best original song Oscar for her work in "The Life Ahead" starring Sophia Loren.

Florida House Moves to Limit Transgender Students in Sports

Florida House Moves to Limit Transgender Students in Sports

NEWS | By Bobby Caina Calvan | Apr 15

Florida lawmakers moved closer to requiring transgender athletes to undergo testosterone or genetic testing — as well as submit to having their genitalia examined — to participate on sports teams in public schools and colleges.

Gucci Heirs Worry Over Family Depiction in Ridley Scott Film Starring Gaga

Gucci Heirs Worry Over Family Depiction in Ridley Scott Film Starring Gaga

ENTERTAINMENT | By Colleen Barry | Apr 15

The great-grandchildren of Guccio Gucci, who founded the luxury fashion house that bears his name nearly a century ago in Florence, are appealing to filmmaker Ridley Scott to respect their family's legacy in a new film that focuses on a sensational murder

News

Balancing Pent-Up Consumer Demand With Savings Goals As COVID-19 Restrictions Ease

Balancing Pent-Up Consumer Demand With Savings Goals As COVID-19 Restrictions Ease

NEWS | By Ben Gran | Apr 15

As the economy starts to reopen, many Americans may be sitting on more savings than usual. We're all waiting to see how they spend it.

Entertainment

Allen Ginsberg's First Recorded "Howl"

Allen Ginsberg's First Recorded "Howl"

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason Victor Serinus | Apr 15

It was the poem that defined a generation. "Howl," Allen Ginsberg's defiantly gay manifesto, and other poems, will be released on audio by Omnivore Recordings on CD, LP, and in multiple streaming and download formats.

Technology

Tweaked COVID Vaccines in Testing Aim to Fend Off Variants

Tweaked COVID Vaccines in Testing Aim to Fend Off Variants

TECHNOLOGY | By Lauran Neergaard | Apr 13

Dozens of Americans are rolling up their sleeves for a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine -- this time, shots tweaked to guard against a worrisome mutated version of the virus.

Finance

Does Your Business Checking Account Have These 7 Helpful Features?

Does Your Business Checking Account Have These 7 Helpful Features?

FINANCE | By E. Napoletano | Apr 14

Did you ever consider that your business checking account could offer features designed to help grow, manage and streamline your business?

Cars

GM's Cruise to Operate All-Electric Driverless Cars in Dubai

GM's Cruise to Operate All-Electric Driverless Cars in Dubai

CARS | Apr 13

Dubai said Monday that U.S. self-driving car company Cruise will become the first to operate autonomous taxis and ride-hailing services in the United Arab Emirates city of more than three million people.

Style

Ralph Lauren Unveils Crisp White Team USA Olympic Uniforms

Ralph Lauren Unveils Crisp White Team USA Olympic Uniforms

STYLE | By Leanne Italie | Apr 14

With a crisp white graphic look and roomy pockets, the uniforms to be worn by Team USA at the closing ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics were unveiled Wednesday by official outfitter Ralph Lauren.

Travel

Japanese Artist Yayoi Kusama Gives Nature a 'Twist' in NY Garden Show

Japanese Artist Yayoi Kusama Gives Nature a 'Twist' in NY Garden Show

TRAVEL | By Katherine Roth | Apr 14

An expansive new show featuring works by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, famous for mesmerizing polka dots, speckled pumpkins and fascination with the natural world, has opened at The New York Botanical Garden.