Gay News: The Latest

Stan Lee's Former Manager Arrested on Elder Abuse Charges

Stan Lee's Former Manager Arrested on Elder Abuse Charges

NEWS | May 27
A former business manager of Stan Lee was arrested Saturday on elder abuse charges involving the late comic book legend.

Impeach Trump? Most 2020 Democrats Tiptoe Past the Question

Impeach Trump? Most 2020 Democrats Tiptoe Past the Question

NEWS | By Elana Schor and Juana Summers | May 26
Democratic leaders in Congress have argued that impeaching President Donald Trump is a political mistake as the 2020 election nears. Most of the candidates running to succeed him seem to agree, for now.

'Aladdin' Soars, but 'Booksmart' Barely Passes at Box Office

'Aladdin' Soars, but 'Booksmart' Barely Passes at Box Office

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | May 26
Moviegoers voted with their dollars and chose the familiar over the new this Memorial Day weekend.

Odyssey Wellness Tattoo: The Healing Power of Ink

Odyssey Wellness Tattoo: The Healing Power of Ink

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Jill Gleeson | May 26
Odyssey Wellness Tattoo's Darlene DiBona shares her insights on how tattoos can offer healing and hope beyond their cosmetic appeal.

Taiwanese Same-Sex Couples Wed at Vibrant Banquet

Taiwanese Same-Sex Couples Wed at Vibrant Banquet

NEWS | By Taijing Wu | May 26
More than 1,000 people attended a mass wedding banquet in Taiwan's capital to celebrate the marriage of same-sex couples after a landmark decision legalizing the unions.

N Carolina Transgender Inmate to Transfer to Women's Prison

N Carolina Transgender Inmate to Transfer to Women's Prison

NEWS | May 26
Prison officials in North Carolina are honoring the wishes of a transgender inmate and transferring her to a women's prison.

Trump's Trophy Day of Sumo, Golf and Cheeseburgers in Japan

Trump's Trophy Day of Sumo, Golf and Cheeseburgers in Japan

NEWS | By Darlene Superville and Jill Colvin | May 26
President Donald Trump presented a special U.S.-made trophy to the winner of a sumo tournament Sunday as he got a taste of one of Japan's most treasured cultural institutions.

Pop Culturing: In 'Vida' Season 2, Sisters Doing it for Themselves (& the Community)

Pop Culturing: In 'Vida' Season 2, Sisters Doing it for Themselves (& the Community)

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | May 26
Returning for its second season on Starz Sunday (or you can binge the entire season via the network's app on Friday), "Vida" is more confident, proud and thrilling than its excellent freshman effort.

Brut IML Party @ Fantasy Nightclub :: May 24, 2019

Brut IML Party @ Fantasy Nightclub :: May 24, 2019

NIGHTLIFE | May 25
Check out these photos from the Brut IML party at Fantasy Nightclub in Chicago.

FAA Investigating Chick-fil-A's Exclusion at Texas Airport

FAA Investigating Chick-fil-A's Exclusion at Texas Airport

NEWS | May 25
The Federal Aviation Administration says it's investigating a decision to exclude Chick-fil-A from an airport concession contract in San Antonio over opposition to the fast-food chain owners' record on LGBT issues.


News

New Candidates Vie to Succeed UK's May with Focus on Brexit

New Candidates Vie to Succeed UK's May with Focus on Brexit

INTERNATIONAL | By Gregory Katz | May 25
The race to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May is heating up, the field of Conservative contenders is quickly growing and the focus is squarely on how to handle Brexit.


Business

Black Dems in Vastly White Iowa Poised to Play 2020 Role

Black Dems in Vastly White Iowa Poised to Play 2020 Role

LEGAL | By Thomas Beaumont | May 27
In Iowa, one of the whitest states in the nation, more than 100 black Democrats who expect to attend the 2020 caucuses crammed into a tiny community center in the capital city to position themselves as a force.


Technology

SpaceX Launches 60 Little Satellites, 1st of Thousands

SpaceX Launches 60 Little Satellites, 1st of Thousands

PERSONAL TECH | By Marcia Dunn | May 26
SpaceX has launched 60 little satellites, the first of thousands that founder Elon Musk plans to put in orbit for global internet coverage.


Finance

Young Homebuyers Scramble as Prices Rise Faster than Incomes

Young Homebuyers Scramble as Prices Rise Faster than Incomes

NATIONAL | By Josh Boak and Larry Fenn | May 25
In the seven years since the housing crash ended, home values in more than three-quarters of U.S. metro areas have climbed faster than incomes, according to an Associated Press analysis of real estate industry data provided by CoreLogic.


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

Theme Park Attendance Crosses Half-Billion Mark for First Time

Theme Park Attendance Crosses Half-Billion Mark for First Time

By Mike Schneider | May 27
Worldwide attendance at the 10 biggest operators of amusement parks increased 4% last year and crossed the half-billion-visitors mark for the first time, according to an industry report released this week.


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.