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Kirstie Alley, Emmy-Winning 'Cheers' Star, Dies at 71

Kirstie Alley, Emmy-Winning 'Cheers' Star, Dies at 71

NEWS | By Andrew Dalton and Alicia Rancilio | Dec 5

Kirstie Alley, who won an Emmy for her role on "Cheers" and starred in films including "Look Who's Talking," died Monday. She was 71.

Fathom Events Brings Critically Acclaimed 'The Hours' to Theaters in 'Met: Live in HD' Broadcast December 10 & 14

Fathom Events Brings Critically Acclaimed 'The Hours' to Theaters in 'Met: Live in HD' Broadcast December 10 & 14

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 5

After playing to sold-out audiences since its widely acclaimed premiere last week, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Kevin Puts's "The Hours" transmits live to cinemas nationwide through Fathom Events on December 10 & 14.

Watch: 'White Lotus' Star Theo James Reveals How He Got His 'Donkey' Dick

Watch: 'White Lotus' Star Theo James Reveals How He Got His 'Donkey' Dick

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 5

"White Lotus" star Theo James reveals how he got his pro "donkey" dick on the show during an episode of "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon." The host said it looked like the Loch Ness Monster.

Gay Twitter Reacts to the Penultimate Episode of 'The White Lotus'

Gay Twitter Reacts to the Penultimate Episode of 'The White Lotus'

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 5

Gay Twitter's vacation at "The White Lotus" will soon come to end. The penultimate episode of the popular HBO comedy aired Sunday night and it again featured another full frontal scene — and a lot more.

Meet Stefano Gianino — the Sicilian Hunk Who Bares it All on 'The White Lotus'

Meet Stefano Gianino — the Sicilian Hunk Who Bares it All on 'The White Lotus'

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 5

On the penultimate episode of the second season of HBO's "The White Lotus," there was a full frontal moment that rivaled that of Theo James's in the show's first episode involving Sicilian hunk Stefano Gianino.

Justices Spar in Latest Clash of Religion and Gay Rights

Justices Spar in Latest Clash of Religion and Gay Rights

NEWS | By Jessica Gresko | Dec 5

The Supreme Court 's conservative majority sounded sympathetic Monday to a Christian graphic artist who objects to designing wedding websites for gay couples, a dispute that's the latest clash of religion and gay rights to land at the highest court.

Same-Sex Couples Wary Despite Federal Marriage Rights Bill

Same-Sex Couples Wary Despite Federal Marriage Rights Bill

NEWS | By Tammy Webber | Dec 5

Couples are happy that Congress is moving swiftly to ensure nationwide recognition of same-sex and interracial marriages but many in the LGBTQ community are frustrated it's even necessary after so many years and are unsure whether it's enough.

Memphis Hospital: Halt to Trans Procedures is Temporary

Memphis Hospital: Halt to Trans Procedures is Temporary

NEWS | By Kimberlee Kruesi | Dec 5

A Memphis hospital says it has paused, not stopped, its gender-affirming services in response to possible legal action by civil rights advocates who argue the hospital's move is illegal and discriminatory.

Putin Signs Law Expanding LGBTQ 'Propaganda' Restrictions

Putin Signs Law Expanding LGBTQ 'Propaganda' Restrictions

NEWS | Dec 5

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday signed a law that significantly expands restrictions on activities seen as promoting LGBT rights in the country.

Thinking about Grooming Gifts this Holiday Season? Consider Van Der Hagen

Thinking about Grooming Gifts this Holiday Season? Consider Van Der Hagen

SPONSORED CONTENT | Dec 5

When it comes to shopping for men, high-quality shaving products are a tried-and-true way to go, especially from a century-old brand like Van Der Hagen.

News

Supreme Court Taking Up Clash of Religion and Gay Rights

Supreme Court Taking Up Clash of Religion and Gay Rights

NEWS | By Jessica Gresko | Dec 5

The Supreme Court is hearing the case Monday of a Christian graphic artist who objects to designing wedding websites for gay couples, a dispute that's the latest clash of religion and gay rights to land at the highest court.

Entertainment

Watch: Mayim Bialik Memorializes Co-Star Leslie Jordan in TikTok Video

Watch: Mayim Bialik Memorializes Co-Star Leslie Jordan in TikTok Video

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 5

"Call Me Kat" star Mayim Bialik took to TikTok after the sitcom's Dec. 1 episode to memorialize co-star Leslie Jordan. The episode was the last one the out comedian completed before his death on Oct. 24.

Business

Russia Rejects $60-a-barrel Cap on Its Oil, Warns of Cutoffs

Russia Rejects $60-a-barrel Cap on Its Oil, Warns of Cutoffs

BUSINESS | By Jamey Keaten | Dec 4

Russian authorities rejected a price cap on the country's oil set by Ukraine's Western supporters and threatened Saturday to stop supplying the nations that endorsed it.

Technology

With Passage of Respect for Marriage Act, Searches Surge for 'Gay Superheroes'

With Passage of Respect for Marriage Act, Searches Surge for 'Gay Superheroes'

TECHNOLOGY | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 4

The internet lit up after the Senate passed the Respect for Marriage Act, which provides protections for same-sex and interracial couples. People were searching for information on... gay superheroes?

Finance

6 Ways to Boost your Credit Card Rewards this Holiday Season

6 Ways to Boost your Credit Card Rewards this Holiday Season

FINANCE | By Craig Joseph | Dec 3

Get your wallet ready — it's that time again with the holidays right around the corner. And for most people, celebration means spending.

Cars

Edmunds: Toyota RAV4 Prime vs. Hyundai Tucson Plug-in

Edmunds: Toyota RAV4 Prime vs. Hyundai Tucson Plug-in

CARS | By Alex Nishimoto, Edmunds | Dec 3

The Toyota RAV4 Prime has served as a benchmark for what a small SUV with a plug-in hybrid powertrain can be. But now SUV shoppers have another choice to consider: The Hyundai Tucson PHEV.

Style

Ho Ho Ho: 10 Sexy Gifts for the Men on Your Naughty List

Ho Ho Ho: 10 Sexy Gifts for the Men on Your Naughty List

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Dec 5

Whether you've got one guy on your naughty list or have a few in rotation, everyone deserves a little ho ho ho this holiday season.

Health/Fitness

FDA Change Ushers in Cheaper, Easier-to-get Hearing Aids

FDA Change Ushers in Cheaper, Easier-to-get Hearing Aids

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Tom Murphy | Dec 4

Over-the-counter, or OTC, hearing aids started hitting the market in October at prices that can be thousands of dollars lower than prescription hearing aids.

Travel

Hawaii Eruption Brings Tourism Boon During Slow Season

Hawaii Eruption Brings Tourism Boon During Slow Season

TRAVEL | By Andrew Selsky, Audrey McAvoy, and Haven Daley | Dec 2

The spectacle of incandescent lava spewing from Hawaii's Mauna Loa has drawn thousands of visitors and is turning into a tourism boon for this Big Island town near the world's largest volcano.

Nightlife

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar, Chicago :: December 3, 2022

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar, Chicago :: December 3, 2022

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 4

Santa Speedo Run returned to Sidetrack the Video Bar. This Year's proceeds went to Center on Halsted's youth housing project. The event, where participants run around the neighborhood in festive attire, has raised over $600,000 since beginning in 2011.