Gay Boston: The Latest

NGLCC Urges Charlotte Lawmakers to Pass Non-Discrimination Ordinance

NEWS | Feb 9
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce is urging the Charlotte City Council in North Carolina to approve a non-discrimination ordinance this week.

Michael McElroy Talks Broadway Inspirational Voices on Eve of Big Benefit

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Scott Hall | Feb 9
Tony nominee Michael McElroy talks to EDGE about his career & involvement with Broadway Inspirational Voices, the group he founded, in preparation for a benefit concert on February 15.

Watch: Ian McKellen Gets Emotional Reading Coming Out Letter

NEWS | Feb 9
British actor Ian McKellen got emotional reading a coming out letter from Michael Tolliver, the fictional character from Armistead Maupin's novel series "Tales of the City," during a recent series from "Letters Live."

Only In Florida: Man Charged In Bizarre Alligator Attack at Wendy's

NEWS | Feb 9
A Florida man was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon Monday for an incident last fall where he thew a living alligator through a drive-thru window of a Wendy's restaurant.

Zsa Zsa Gabor Rushed to ER After 99th Birthday

TMZ reports that legendary celebrity/actress Zsa Zsa Gabor was rushed to the emergency room Monday, two days after celebrating her 99th birthday.

Tony-Nominated Actor Ken Watanabe Battling Stomach Cancer

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Feb 9
A publicist for Ken Watanabe says the Tony Award- and Oscar-nominated actor has been forced to delay his return to Broadway's "The King and I" while he battles stomach cancer.

Red Lobster Enjoys Sales Surge After Mention in Beyonce Song

NEWS | Feb 9
Red Lobster says it's feeling the "Beyonce Bounce."

As President, Clinton Promises to Make LGBT Equality a Top Priority

NEWS | Feb 9
During a campaign rally in New Hampshire Sunday, Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton said she promises that LGBT equality is "on the top of my priority list as a president."

Bowie's Former Guard Claims Singer Had 3-Way With Jagger

The former bodyguard for David Bowie claim the late rock star had a drug-fueled threesome inside a walk-in closet with Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger and a female singer.

Trans Male Model Lands Upcoming Men's Health Germany Cover

NEWS | Feb 9
A male model recently made history by becoming the first transgender man to land an upcoming magazine cover for Men's Health Germany.


Entertainment

Theatre Review :: Milk Like Sugar

By Kilian Melloy | Feb 9
"Milk Like Sugar" is a 90-minute blaze that gains heat and ferocity as the play continues. There is no intermission to interrupt its momentum, and the production demonstrates excellence in every facet.


Business

Chipotle Advice to Employees: If You're Sick Stay Home

By Candice Choi | Feb 9
Chipotle repeatedly told employees they need to stay home if they feel sick and the restaurant chain kept all its U.S. locations shuttered early Monday as executives went over new food safety procedures.


Finance

Is That Credit Card With the Annual Fee Really Worth It?

By Ken Sweet | Jan 31
The biggest months for adding and dropping credit cards are December and January, so now's the time to make sure that $95 annual fee is really worth it.


Cars

Honda's Latest Air Bag Recall to Total 5.7 Million Cars

Feb 9
Honda Motor Co. said Friday that it would recall 5.7 million cars worldwide in the latest round of recalls involving Takata Corp. air bag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel into the vehicle.


Travel

A Cold, Fat Tuesday in New Orleans

By Rebecca Santana | Feb 9
Thousands of people bundled up against the cold winds in New Orleans on Tuesday, screaming for beads from passing floats and dancing to marching bands as the city marked the culmination of the famous Mardi Gras celebration.