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Hate Group Leader Running Out of Places to Shop and Eat, Boycotts McDonalds Over Rainbow Fry Boxes

Hate Group Leader Running Out of Places to Shop and Eat, Boycotts McDonalds Over Rainbow Fry Boxes

NEWS | Jun 26
This hate group leader thinks a rainbow French fry box turned a Happy Meal into a crappy meal.

Trump Travel Ban Partly Reinstated; Fall Court Arguments Set

Trump Travel Ban Partly Reinstated; Fall Court Arguments Set

NEWS | By Mark Sherman | Jun 26
The Supreme Court is letting a limited version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries take effect, a victory for Trump in the biggest legal controversy of his young presidency.

Plans for LGBT Memorial Unveiled by New York's Governor Cuomo

Plans for LGBT Memorial Unveiled by New York's Governor Cuomo

NEWS | Jun 26
New York's Governor Andrew Cuomo kicked off LGBT Pride on Sunday by unveiling design plans for a monument honoring the LGBT community.

Threats to Employees from Supporters of Hate Groups Prompt GuideStar to Remove SPLC Label

Threats to Employees from Supporters of Hate Groups Prompt GuideStar to Remove SPLC Label

NEWS | Jun 26
Citing backlash from supporters of designated hate groups that included threats to its employees, charity tracker GuideStar removed the SPLC warning label it implemented earlier this year.

Watch: Gus Kenworthy Strips Down for ESPN's Body Issue

Watch: Gus Kenworthy Strips Down for ESPN's Body Issue

NEWS | Jun 26
Out Olympic freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy is ditching his clothes for a revealing photoshoot for ESPN's upcoming Body issue.

Watch: Gay Pentatonix Members of Superfruit Promote A.S.S.

Watch: Gay Pentatonix Members of Superfruit Promote A.S.S.

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 26
Pop duo Superfruit have announced release dates for their two-part debut studio album, "Future Friends," available on all digital providers.

Fantasy: Men At Work  @ Highline Ballroom :: June 23, 2017

Fantasy: Men At Work @ Highline Ballroom :: June 23, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 26
NYC Pride and Brian Rafferty Productions presented Fantasy: Men At Work, held at Highline Ballroom, with DJ's Eddie Martinez and Ralphi Rosario.

Real-Life Drama in Age of Trump Challenges TV's Storytellers

Real-Life Drama in Age of Trump Challenges TV's Storytellers

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frazier Moore | Jun 26
Whether portraying the noble geopolitics of "Madam Secretary" or the dirty deeds on "House of Cards," script writers have always faced the challenge of staying topical yet inventive without straying outside the bounds of plausibility.

Equality Groups Cry Foul Over Christian Night Appearance by Anti-LGBT MLB All-Star

Equality Groups Cry Foul Over Christian Night Appearance by Anti-LGBT MLB All-Star

NEWS | Jun 26
LGBT groups in St. Louis , Mo. are hoping organizers of "Christian Night at Busch Stadium" next month say "you're out!" to retired All-Star Lance Berkman.

Str8UpGayPorn Awards @ Stage 48 :: June 17, 2017

Str8UpGayPorn Awards @ Stage 48 :: June 17, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 26
Hosted by Sandra Bernhard, the Str8UpGayPorn Awards brought together the biggest gay porn stars and their adoring fans to Stage 48 in NYC. This year's performing guests included Detox and Trinity Taylor from RuPaul's Drag Race.


Entertainment

 Review :: Ultralife

Review :: Ultralife

MUSIC | By JC Alvarez | Jun 26
The London-based singing and songwriting team Oh Wonder return with a new album "Ultralife," their first proper full-length assortment of tracks featuring their unique melodies.


Business

529s Make It Easier to Ask Family, Friends for College Cash

529s Make It Easier to Ask Family, Friends for College Cash

FINANCE | By Joseph Pisani | Jun 26
People have used crowdfunding sites to raise money for business ideas, help afford medical emergencies and even to pay for vacations. Now the concept is coming to college savings.


Technology

Cyprus Uses High-Tech Tools to Speed Search for Its Missing

Cyprus Uses High-Tech Tools to Speed Search for Its Missing

SCIENCE | By Menelas Hadjicostis | Jun 26
With glue gun in hand, Turkish Cypriot anthropologist Sinem Hossoz meticulously pieces together tiny fragments - the pulverized skull of a child, one of the youngest victims of conflict on ethnically divided Cyprus.


Finance

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

SAVING | By Beth J. Harpaz, Emily Swanson | Jun 20
Forget frequent flier miles, last-minute getaways and even road trips. Nearly half of Americans say they won't be taking a vacation this summer, mostly because they can't afford it.


Style

Summer of Slime: DIY Goo Takes Over Tweens' Lives

Summer of Slime: DIY Goo Takes Over Tweens' Lives

HOME | By Tamara Lush | Jun 26
The slime trend is probably happening right now in your home, if you live with a tween girl. Or maybe it's on your phone, in endless video loops that crackle and pop on Instagram and YouTube.


Health/Fitness

Judge Sides with AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Dismisses Suit

Judge Sides with AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Dismisses Suit

AIDS | Jun 26
A federal judge ruled in favor of one of the nation's largest suppliers of HIV and AIDS medical care, clearing it of wrongdoing in an alleged $20 million scam to bilk the federal government.


Travel

Flower Lovers Flock to Vermont Bog for Wild Orchids

Flower Lovers Flock to Vermont Bog for Wild Orchids

By Lisa Rathke | Jun 26
Each spring and summer, a Vermont bog yields a rare spectacle - hundreds of wild orchids in bloom, drawing visitors from around the country.