Gay News: The Latest

GOP Woman Gets Outsized Role At Impeachment Hearing

GOP Woman Gets Outsized Role At Impeachment Hearing

NEWS | By Alan Fram | Nov 16
It didn't take long at Friday's impeachment hearing before Rep. Elise Stefanik, the House Intelligence Committee's only Republican woman, was gaveled down by the panel's Democratic chairman.

Chinese Troops Join Hong Kong Cleanup as Protesters Retreat

Chinese Troops Join Hong Kong Cleanup as Protesters Retreat

NEWS | By Ken Moritsugu and Patrick Quinn | Nov 16
Chinese troops came out of the barracks in Hong Kong on Saturday — not to quell protests but to help clean up.

Ex-ambassador's Testimony Shines Light on Conservative Media

Ex-ambassador's Testimony Shines Light on Conservative Media

NEWS | By David Bauder | Nov 16
Former Ukrainian Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch's impeachment testimony on Friday spotlighted the role of conservative media in her downfall and the chilling reminder that she remains a social media target.

Man, Young Boy Shot at New Jersey High School Football Game

Man, Young Boy Shot at New Jersey High School Football Game

NEWS | Nov 16
Players and spectators ran for cover Friday night when a gunman opened fire at a New Jersey high school football game, wounding two people.

 AP Fact Check: Impeachment Hearings and that Trump Tweet

AP Fact Check: Impeachment Hearings and that Trump Tweet

NEWS | By Hope Yen And Calvin Woodward | Nov 16
President Donald Trump said he was just exercising his right to free speech. Democrats said he was intimidating a witness.

Hulu Again Raising Prices for Online Live-TV Service

Hulu Again Raising Prices for Online Live-TV Service

BUSINESS | By Tali Arbel | Nov 16
Hulu is again raising prices for its online TV bundle, as other streaming-TV providers do the same.

Prince Andrew Again Denies Having Sex with Epstein Victim

Prince Andrew Again Denies Having Sex with Epstein Victim

NEWS | Nov 16
Britain's Prince Andrew says he doesn't remember a woman who has accused him of sexually exploiting her in encounters arranged by Jeffrey Epstein.

Chinese Swimming Star Defends Failure to Take Doping Test

Chinese Swimming Star Defends Failure to Take Doping Test

NEWS | By Graham Dunbar | Nov 16
One of China's biggest Olympic stars fought Friday for his right to compete at the 2020 Tokyo Games during a rare public hearing that turned combative at times.

AP Fact Check: Trump Twists Ex-Ambassador's Record

AP Fact Check: Trump Twists Ex-Ambassador's Record

NEWS | By Calvin Woodward and Hope Yen | Nov 16
President Donald Trump suggested Friday that a U.S. diplomat was responsible for Somalia's descent into chaos decades ago, distorting her record.

Historic Flooding Highlights Venice's Vulnerability

Historic Flooding Highlights Venice's Vulnerability

NEWS | By Colleen Barry | Nov 16
The historic lagoon city of Venice exists on the edge of a double threat: As it sinks, the seas rise.


News

Diplomat Says He Overheard Trump Call About 'Investigations'

Diplomat Says He Overheard Trump Call About 'Investigations'

NATIONAL | By Alan Fram and Mary Clare Jalonick | Nov 16
A State Department official told impeachment investigators Friday that he overheard President Donald Trump talking with a U.S. ambassador about "investigations" in Ukraine, according to people familiar with the testimony.


Business

Sour Grapes: Trade War Puts Cork in U.S. Wine Sales to China

Sour Grapes: Trade War Puts Cork in U.S. Wine Sales to China

FINANCE | By Terence Chea and Paul Wiseman | Nov 16
Caught in the crossfire of President Donald Trump's trade war with China, U.S. vineyards are struggling to sell Syrah in Shanghai and Chardonnay in Shenzhen. They risk losing their foothold in one of the world's fastest-growing wine markets.


Technology

Free Broadband? UK Labour Party Promises Nationalization

Free Broadband? UK Labour Party Promises Nationalization

PERSONAL TECH | By Danica Kirka | Nov 16
The British Labour Party's latest plan for public ownership of big industries sent shivers through the telecoms sector Friday with an electoral promise to nationalize part of the former phone monopoly BT to provide free fiber optic broadband.


Finance

Warren's Math Adds Up: Says Out-Of-Pocket Health Spending Will Total $11 Trillion In The Next Decade

Warren's Math Adds Up: Says Out-Of-Pocket Health Spending Will Total $11 Trillion In The Next Decade

INSURANCE | By Shefali Luthra | Nov 13
If true, it would be a figure both staggering and significant to the unfolding debate, as Americans try to understand how Warren's brand of a single-payer health system could affect their pocketbooks.


Cars

Edmunds Compares the 2019 Audi Q7 and 2020 Lincoln Aviator

Edmunds Compares the 2019 Audi Q7 and 2020 Lincoln Aviator

AUTO NEWS | By Travis Langness | Nov 16
To find out how far Lincoln has come, Edmunds has compared the Aviator to its top-ranked midsize three-row luxury SUV, the 2019 Audi Q7.


Style

Here's How Much the Average American Spends to Host Parties

Here's How Much the Average American Spends to Host Parties

HOME | Nov 15
When counting food, drinks and décor, the average American party host will spend $1,422.65 a year on party-planning, according to new research.


Travel

3 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Getaways

3 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Getaways

Nov 15
Ready to dodge the family for a last-minute getaway? Check out these three destinations and be thankful for a long weekend packed with new discoveries.


Nightlife

Watch: Police Investigate Assault on 3 Men Outside Boston's Iconic Gay Bar Jacque's Cabaret

Watch: Police Investigate Assault on 3 Men Outside Boston's Iconic Gay Bar Jacque's Cabaret

CRIME | Nov 5
Boston police are investigating an alleged assault on three men which took place early Saturday morning outside Jacque's Cabaret, Boston's oldest gay bar.