Gay News: The Latest

Fantasy Fest in the Florida Keys

Fantasy Fest in the Florida Keys

NIGHTLIFE | Oct 23
The Florida Keys' wacky and often-decadent costuming and masking festival is kicking off with a coronation ball to crown the 10-day festival's king and queen.

Bible Museum Admits Some of Its Dead Sea Scrolls Are Fake

Bible Museum Admits Some of Its Dead Sea Scrolls Are Fake

NEWS | By Ashraf Khalil | Oct 23
Technical analysis by a team of German scholars has revealed that at least five of the museum's 16 scroll fragments are apparent forgeries.

Sandra Day O'Connor Announces Likely Alzheimer's Diagnosis

Sandra Day O'Connor Announces Likely Alzheimer's Diagnosis

NEWS | By Jessica Gresko | Oct 23
Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman on the Supreme Court, announced Tuesday that she has the beginning stages of dementia, "probably Alzheimer's disease."

Reports: Man Behind 'Erase Trans People' Memo Longtime Foe of LGBTQs

Reports: Man Behind 'Erase Trans People' Memo Longtime Foe of LGBTQs

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23
Roger Severino, a longtime foe of LGBTQ equality, has a long history of working with fringe-right groups, including the Heritage Foundation, where he was a senior staffer, media sources report.

Lost Searching on Netflix? Here's a Solution

Lost Searching on Netflix? Here's a Solution

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
The streaming giant has so much content that finding what you are looking for is in itself a time-consuming task. But if you know what you are looking for — no matter what genre — there's a solution — and it is in the URL.

Ellen Reveals Death Threats, Bomb Scare After She Came Out

Ellen Reveals Death Threats, Bomb Scare After She Came Out

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23
Ellen DeGeneris revealed in a new interview that she endured death threats and even a bomb threat after she came out in 1997.

Man Allegedly Gropes Woman on Airliner, Says Trump Has Made It Okay

Man Allegedly Gropes Woman on Airliner, Says Trump Has Made It Okay

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23
A man accused of sexual assault by a fellow passenger on a flight from Texas to New Mexico reportedly told arresting officers that Trump "says it's okay" to molest women.

Marnie Meets Marnie at the Met

Marnie Meets Marnie at the Met

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
Tippi Hedren stole the show at the Metropolitan Opera's premiere of out composer Nico Muhry's new opera "Marnie" at the Metropolitan Opera this past Friday night.

Amy Schumer Took Long Way Around to Announce She's Pregnant

Amy Schumer Took Long Way Around to Announce She's Pregnant

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
Amy Schumer took the long way around to announce she's pregnant with husband Chris Fischer.

Anywhere but Washington: Why DC Stories Rarely Film in DC

Anywhere but Washington: Why DC Stories Rarely Film in DC

ENTERTAINMENT | By Ashraf Khalil | Oct 23
It's a hobby among District of Columbia locals: Picking apart glaring geographic and architectural inaccuracies in movies and television shows set in Washington.


News

Sen. Corey Booker Target of Anonymous, Evidence-Free Assault Claims

Sen. Corey Booker Target of Anonymous, Evidence-Free Assault Claims

POLITICS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23
Sen. Corey Booker, an African American politician and Democrat from New Jersey, has been accused on an anonymous Twitter account of sexually assaulting a man in a restroom in 2014, multiple media sources reported.


Entertainment

 Review :: TransMilitary

Review :: TransMilitary

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Oct 23
An excellent look at the attempts to lift the ban on transgender men and women serving in the Armed Forces that is being imposed by the current transphobic Administration.


Business

Starkist Admits Fixing Tuna Prices, Faces $100 Million Fine

Starkist Admits Fixing Tuna Prices, Faces $100 Million Fine

FOOD/DRINK | By Paul Elias | Oct 23
StarKist Co. agreed to plead guilty to a felony price fixing charge as part of a broad collusion investigation of the canned tuna industry, the U.S. Department of Justice announced last week.


Technology

Science Says: Sex and Gender Aren't the Same

Science Says: Sex and Gender Aren't the Same

SCIENCE | By Lauran Neergaard | Oct 23
Anatomy at birth may prompt a check in the "male" or "female" box on the birth certificate — but to doctors and scientists, sex and gender aren't always the same thing.


Style

Neiman Marcus Reveals 2018 Fantasy Gift List

Neiman Marcus Reveals 2018 Fantasy Gift List

HOME | By Leanne Italie | Oct 22
Need a $7.1 million yacht? How about jumping out of a plane on a top secret spy mission with a $315,000 price tag? Perhaps a backyard luxury clubhouse sounds better, or a million pieces of candy.


Health/Fitness

Immunotherapy Scores a First Win Against Some Breast Cancers

Immunotherapy Scores a First Win Against Some Breast Cancers

HEALTH | By Marilynn Marchione | Oct 23
For the first time, one of the new immunotherapy drugs has shown promise against breast cancer in a large study that combined it with chemotherapy to treat an aggressive form of the disease.


Travel

Walking London in a Day

Walking London in a Day

Oct 23
Avoid the London Underground as you explore London. This video details how to get around the capital city of England in a day.