Gay News: The Latest

Patricia Clarkson, Mario Lopez in Pre-Mardi Gras Parades

Patricia Clarkson, Mario Lopez in Pre-Mardi Gras Parades

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 24
New Orleans-born actress Patricia Clarkson, "Supernatural" star Jensen Ackles and "ExtraTV" host Mario Lopez are among the stars headlining New Orleans parades leading up to Mardi Gras.

Carrie Underwood, Mike Fisher Welcome Baby Boy, Jacob Bryan

Carrie Underwood, Mike Fisher Welcome Baby Boy, Jacob Bryan

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 24
Carrie Underwood says her heart is full after the arrival of her second son.

Sanders Says it's Laughable that White House is Inaccessible

Sanders Says it's Laughable that White House is Inaccessible

NEWS | By David Bauder | Jan 24
Following the apparent demise of the traditional afternoon briefing of reporters, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told Fox News Channel any notion the Trump administration is not accessible to the press is "absolutely laughable."

Ending Showdown with Pelosi, Trump Postpones State of Union

Ending Showdown with Pelosi, Trump Postpones State of Union

NEWS | By Kevin Freking, Matthew Daly and Catherine Lucey | Jan 24
President Donald Trump said he is postponing his State of the Union address until the partial government shutdown ends, yielding after a weeklong showdown with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Bryan Singer Faces Allegations of Sexual Assault with Minors

Bryan Singer Faces Allegations of Sexual Assault with Minors

NEWS | By Jake Coyle | Jan 23
Bryan Singer, the director of the Oscar-nominated "Bohemian Rhapsody," has been accused of sexually assaulting minors in an expose published by the Atlantic.

Oscar Snubs: And the Winner Isn't...

Oscar Snubs: And the Winner Isn't...

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Jan 23
As always, there are those left out of the Oscar nominations. Here are some from this year.

Alec Baldwin Taking Anger Class in Parking Dispute Plea Deal

Alec Baldwin Taking Anger Class in Parking Dispute Plea Deal

NEWS | By Michael R. Sisak | Jan 23
Days after appearing as President Trump in a "Deal or No Deal" parody on "Saturday Night Live," Alec Baldwin took a deal of his own, agreeing to attend an anger management class to resolve a criminal case stemming from a skirmish over a parking spot.

PopUps: Former Rep. Aaron Schock Resurfaces on Instagram, Shares Pic with Sam Smith

PopUps: Former Rep. Aaron Schock Resurfaces on Instagram, Shares Pic with Sam Smith

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 23
Former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock has been out of the spotlight for some time now but recently resurfaced on Instagram, sharing videos of an Elton John concert and a photo with Sam Smith.

Former 'Conversion Therapy' Practitioner: It's Not for Me After All, but You All Go On and Try It

Former 'Conversion Therapy' Practitioner: It's Not for Me After All, but You All Go On and Try It

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 23
Dave Matheson, one of the country's foremost practitioners of so-called "conversion therapy," has a message: It didn't work for him. But he stops short of admitting it just doesn't work, period.

Watch: YouTuber Logan Paul Apologizes for 'Going Gay' Comments

Watch: YouTuber Logan Paul Apologizes for 'Going Gay' Comments

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 23
Controversial YouTuber Logan Paul is apologizing for comments he made on his podcast earlier this month in which he said he planned on "going gay" in the month of March for a New Year's resolution.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Kid Who Would Be King

Review :: The Kid Who Would Be King

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | Jan 23
A complete 180 from his debut film, 2011's "Attack the Block," Joe Cornish's 8-years-later sophomore effort "The Kid Who Would Be King" is a pedestrian blockbuster that is fine family fare despite its lack of aesthetic pleasures.


Business

Trump's Shutdown Gift to Pelosi: A Unified Democratic Caucus

Trump's Shutdown Gift to Pelosi: A Unified Democratic Caucus

LEGAL | By Lisa Mascaro | Jan 24
President Donald Trump has done something remarkable in the government shutdown: He's unified the diverse new House Democratic majority firmly behind Speaker Nancy Pelosi.


Technology

Huawei Announces 5G Smartphone Based on Own Technology

Huawei Announces 5G Smartphone Based on Own Technology

PERSONAL TECH | By Joe McDonald | Jan 24
Chinese tech giant Huawei announced plans Wednesday for a next-generation smartphone that will use its own technology instead of U.S. components, maneuvering to gain a competitive edge and sidestep U.S. complaints it is a security risk.


Finance

Patients Turn to GoFundMe When Money and Hope Run Out

Patients Turn to GoFundMe When Money and Hope Run Out

HEALTH | By Mark Zdechlik, Minnesota Public Radio | Jan 22
GoFundMe, the largest online, crowdsourced fundraising platform, says contributors have raised more than $5 billion, all told, from 50 million donations in the eight years it has been in business.


Cars

Google Self-Driving Spinoff Waymo to Put Factory in Michigan

Google Self-Driving Spinoff Waymo to Put Factory in Michigan

AUTO NEWS | By David Eggert and Tom Krisher | Jan 23
Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo said Tuesday it will bring a factory to Michigan, creating up to 400 jobs at what it describes as the world's first plant "100 percent" dedicated to the mass production of autonomous vehicles.


Style

A Tired Lagerfeld Skips Paris Chanel Show

A Tired Lagerfeld Skips Paris Chanel Show

FASHION | Jan 23
Chanel's octogenarian designer Karl Lagerfeld, who has looked increasingly frail in recent seasons, did not come out to take a bow at the house's couture show in Paris, something the company attributed to him being tired.


Travel

Seeking the Mystery of Vortexes in Sedona, Arizona

Seeking the Mystery of Vortexes in Sedona, Arizona

By Joseph Gedeon | Jan 23
Many visitors to Sedona come looking for something in addition to its beauty. Native American legend recounts a spot where the earth's energy is supposedly concentrated and crackling. The vortex.