Gay News: The Latest

Police Launch Tear Gas as Hong Kong Protest Turns Violent

Police Launch Tear Gas as Hong Kong Protest Turns Violent

NEWS | By Alice Fung and Yanan Wang | Jul 21
Hong Kong's protest movement took a violent turn on Sunday, as police launched tear gas at protesters after a massive march continued late into the evening.

Hotels Become Latest Battleground over Immigration Detention

Hotels Become Latest Battleground over Immigration Detention

NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jul 21
There's a new target in the clash over immigration: hotels.

Military Studies 'Hyperfit' Women who Pass Grueling Courses

Military Studies 'Hyperfit' Women who Pass Grueling Courses

NEWS | By Lolita C. Baldor | Jul 21
Army medical researchers hope to uncover answers in a just-launched voluntary study.

Moon Back in NASA's Court 50 Years after 1st Lunar Landing

Moon Back in NASA's Court 50 Years after 1st Lunar Landing

NEWS | By Marcia Dunn | Jul 21
Fifty years after humanity's first lunar footsteps, the moon is back in NASA's court.

Sanders' Early Life in Brooklyn Taught Lessons, some Tough

Sanders' Early Life in Brooklyn Taught Lessons, some Tough

NEWS | By Adam Geller | Jul 21
Back on Brooklyn College's red brick campus this winter to launch his second bid for the White House, Bernie Sanders set aside rhetoric for a few minutes to acknowledge the neighborhood where he grew up.

'Game of Thrones' Cast Talks Divisive Finale, Water Bottles

'Game of Thrones' Cast Talks Divisive Finale, Water Bottles

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jul 21
"Game of Thrones" may be over but the cast can't seem to get away from stray coffee cups.

Ali Called Marvel about 'Blade' after 'Green Book' Win

Ali Called Marvel about 'Blade' after 'Green Book' Win

ENTERTAINMENT | By Ryan Pearson | Jul 21
Mahershala Ali made the first move with Marvel Studios and "Blade." Comic-Con audiences learned on Saturday night that Ali would be playing the Marvel Comics character in a reboot.

UK Treasury Chief Vows to Quit if Boris Johnson Becomes PM

UK Treasury Chief Vows to Quit if Boris Johnson Becomes PM

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Jul 21
British Treasury chief Philip Hammond said Sunday that he will quit if — as widely expected — Boris Johnson becomes prime minister this week on a promise to leave the European Union with or without a divorce deal.

Co-stars Say Huffman Remorseful for Role in College Case

Co-stars Say Huffman Remorseful for Role in College Case

ENTERTAINMENT | By Michael Cidoni Lennox | Jul 21
Felicity Huffman's co-stars in a new Netflix movie say they found her remorseful about her role in a college admissions scandal.

Ukrainians Vote, Leader Seeks Support to Fight Corruption

Ukrainians Vote, Leader Seeks Support to Fight Corruption

NEWS | By Yuras Karmanau | Jul 21
Ukrainians are voting in an early parliamentary election in which the new party of President Volodymyr Zelenskiy is set to take the largest share of votes.


Business

Q&A: Newly Public Data Maps Opioid Crisis Across U.S.

Q&A: Newly Public Data Maps Opioid Crisis Across U.S.

CORPORATE | By Angie Wang and John Minchillo | Jul 21
The release of a massive trove of data from lawsuits over the nation's opioid crisis provides the most detailed accounting to date of the role played by the major pharmaceutical companies and distributors.


Cars

Corvette Goes Mid-Engine for First Time to Raise Performance

Corvette Goes Mid-Engine for First Time to Raise Performance

AUTO SHOWS | By Tom Krisher | Jul 20
When you first lay eyes on the new 2020 Corvette, a modern version of the classic American sports car isn't the first thing that pops into your head. Instead, you think Lamborghini, Lotus, McLaren.


Style

These Purchases Give American Shoppers the Greatest Rush of Happiness

These Purchases Give American Shoppers the Greatest Rush of Happiness

FASHION | Jul 20
Have you ever bought something just to feel that sudden rush of post-purchase happiness? According to new research, 66 percent of Americans have bought an item solely to feel the rush of buying something.


Travel

At 301 Years Old, New Orleans Never Looked So Good

At 301 Years Old, New Orleans Never Looked So Good

By Joseph Pedro | Jul 19
New Orleans may reign supreme as the South's go-to party destination, but its history, diversity of cultures, LGBTQ friendliness, and "lay-say le bon tom roo-lay" attitude keeps visitors coming back.


Nightlife

San Diego Pride Celebration  @ Balboa Park :: July 13 -14, 2019

San Diego Pride Celebration @ Balboa Park :: July 13 -14, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 16
San Diego held its LGBTQ Pride celebration at Balboa Park with four stages and over 100 performers and community activists.