Gay News: The Latest

'Revolution' in Poland As Nation Confronts Priestly Abuse

'Revolution' in Poland As Nation Confronts Priestly Abuse

NEWS | By Vanessa Gera | May 25
Poland thought it had started confronting the problem of clerical abuse and its cover-up by church authorities. Then a bombshell came: A documentary with victim testimony so harrowing it has forced an unprecedented reckoning with pedophile priests.

Amidst the Chaos, Sara Bareilles Finds a New Voice

Amidst the Chaos, Sara Bareilles Finds a New Voice

ENTERTAINMENT | By Gary Gerard Hamilton | May 25
Feeling "lost" after Donald Trump won the U.S. presidential election, Sara Bareilles found herself in a meditation class to help deal with the new American reality.

Mexican American Sisters of 'Vida' Back Amid Gentrification

Mexican American Sisters of 'Vida' Back Amid Gentrification

ENTERTAINMENT | By Russell Contreras | May 25
The Starz drama "Vida" returns for its second season on Sunday with an even deeper exploration of an issue facing many U.S. Latino communities: gentrification.

Trump Arrives in Tokyo for State Visit,Golf and Sumo

Trump Arrives in Tokyo for State Visit,Golf and Sumo

NEWS | By Jill Colvin and Darlene Superville | May 25
Under the threat of potentially devastating U.S. tariffs on autos, Japan is ready to roll out the newest phase of its charm offensive targeting President Donald Trump as it welcomes him on a state visit tailor-made to his whims and ego.

Authorities Raid 247 Colorado Homes Growing Black Market Pot

Authorities Raid 247 Colorado Homes Growing Black Market Pot

NEWS | By Dan Elliott | May 25
Authorities said Friday they raided hundreds of black market marijuana operations in Colorado that flouted the state's cannabis law by growing tens of thousands of plants in Denver-area homes and selling the drugs out of state.

'Here We Go Again': Judge Blocks Mississippi Abortion Ban

'Here We Go Again': Judge Blocks Mississippi Abortion Ban

NEWS | By Emily Wagster Pettus | May 25
A federal judge on Friday temporarily blocked a Mississippi law that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, at about six weeks of pregnancy.

GOP Conservative Temporarily Blocks $19B Disaster Bill

GOP Conservative Temporarily Blocks $19B Disaster Bill

NEWS | By Andrew Taylor | May 25
A House GOP conservative blocked a long-overdue $19 billion disaster aid bill Friday, complaining it leaves out money needed to address the migrant crisis at the border and extending a tempest over hurricane and flood relief.

Administration Moves to Revoke Transgender Health Protection

Administration Moves to Revoke Transgender Health Protection

NEWS | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | May 25
The Trump administration moved Friday to revoke newly won health care discrimination protections for transgender people, the latest in a series of actions that aim to reverse gains by LGBTQ Americans.

Chef Mario Batali Pleads Not Guilty to Felony Charges

Chef Mario Batali Pleads Not Guilty to Felony Charges

STYLE | By Alanna Durkin Richer | May 24
Celebrity chef Mario Batali, whose career crumbled amid several sexual misconduct accusations, pleaded not guilty Friday to a charge that he forcibly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017.

Adam Levine Leaving 'The Voice' After 16 Seasons

Adam Levine Leaving 'The Voice' After 16 Seasons

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
Adam Levine is leaving NBC's "The Voice" after 16 seasons.


Entertainment

Quentin Tarantino Wins Top Dog Award at Cannes Film Festival

Quentin Tarantino Wins Top Dog Award at Cannes Film Festival

MOVIES | May 24
Whether or not Quentin Tarantino wins the Palme d'Or this year, at least he's not coming home without a trophy.


Business

China Ramps Up War of Rhetoric in Trade Standoff with U.S.

China Ramps Up War of Rhetoric in Trade Standoff with U.S.

FINANCE | By Christopher Bodeen | May 24
Stepping up Beijing's propaganda offensive in the tariffs standoff with Washington, Chinese state media on Friday accused the U.S. of seeking to "colonize global business" with moves against Huawei and other Chinese technology companies.


Finance

Getting Real About Health Costs in Retirement

Getting Real About Health Costs in Retirement

HEALTH | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | May 21
You won't pay for health care in retirement with one lump sum. That's the way these expenses are often presented, though, and the amounts are terrifying.


Cars

Threat or Promise? E-Auto Boom Could Cost Industry Jobs

Threat or Promise? E-Auto Boom Could Cost Industry Jobs

AUTO NEWS | By David McHugh | May 24
The world's largest carmaker is creating its first all-electric plant and phasing out production of the internal combustion-engine cars built by generations of local workers.


Travel

34 Ways to Celebrate NYC Pride, WorldPride and Stonewall50

34 Ways to Celebrate NYC Pride, WorldPride and Stonewall50

By Kelsy Chauvin | May 24
Overwhelmed by all of the offerings for NYC Pride, WorldPride and Stonewall50? We've got you covered with the ultimate list of what not to miss.


Nightlife

GLSEN Respect Awards @ Cipriani 42nd Street :: May 20, 2019

GLSEN Respect Awards @ Cipriani 42nd Street :: May 20, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 21
The annual GLSEN Respect Awards were held at Cipriani 42nd Street to honor the work of student leaders, educators, community organizers, influencers, and corporations who serve as exemplary role models and have made an impact on LGBTQ youth.