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Seven LGBT Films to Cozy Up to This Fall

Seven LGBT Films to Cozy Up to This Fall

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mikey Rox | Nov 18
Over network TV? Tired of Hulu? Seen everything on Netflix? Dig a little deeper to find meaningful and surprisingly well-executed LGBT films making the festival rounds this fall.

Filmmaker Debra Chasnoff Dies

Filmmaker Debra Chasnoff Dies

NEWS | By Sari Staver | Nov 18
Documentary filmmaker Debra Chasnoff, who made history when she publicly thanked her female then-partner from the stage at the Academy Awards in 1992, died November 7 of metastatic breast cancer.

Roem Lays Out Agenda

Roem Lays Out Agenda

NEWS | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Nov 18
Danica Roem, who made history last week when she became the first out transgender person to win and serve in a state legislature, held a conference call with reporters last week to lay out her agenda once she assumes office.

Health Director Apologies for Saying HIV Rates High Because Charlotte's A 'Party Town'

Health Director Apologies for Saying HIV Rates High Because Charlotte's A 'Party Town'

NEWS | By Jeff Taylor | Nov 18
Mecklenburg County Health Director Gibbie Harris has apologized for putting part of the blame for Charlotte's high HIV rate on it being a "party town."

Vegas Shooting Lawsuits Mount, 14 More Filed

Vegas Shooting Lawsuits Mount, 14 More Filed

NEWS | Nov 18
Legal action stemming from the mass shooting at a Las Vegas concert is picking up with lawsuits filed on behalf of 14 concertgoers.

Ryan Rose Gets Candid About Adult Film Industry

Ryan Rose Gets Candid About Adult Film Industry

ENTERTAINMENT | By Scott Holland | Nov 18
He is tall, he is handsome, he has the body of a Greek God and he is an adult male superstar. Who else can we be talking about other than Ryan Rose?

'Bad Moms' Stars Mila Kunis & Kristen Bell Talk Gay Bars, 'Frozen' Drag

'Bad Moms' Stars Mila Kunis & Kristen Bell Talk Gay Bars, 'Frozen' Drag

ENTERTAINMENT | By Chris Azzopardi | Nov 18
The "Bad Moms" cast settle in for some good dish about the movie, motherhood, and their gay fans.

Germany Votes to Recognize Third Gender

Germany Votes to Recognize Third Gender

NEWS | By Ryan Lynch | Nov 18
German lawmakers are clearing the way for people to officially identify in a third gender category.

California Approves LGBT-Inclusive Textbooks in Elementary, Middle School Curriculums

California Approves LGBT-Inclusive Textbooks in Elementary, Middle School Curriculums

NEWS | By Brittany Ferrendi | Nov 18
LGBT people are a part of history. Now California is encouraging schools to make that a known fact. California is now the first and only state to include LGBT-inclusive textbook recommendations.

WW1 German Submarine Found off Belgian Coast

WW1 German Submarine Found off Belgian Coast

NEWS | Nov 18
Nearly 100 years after it sank, Belgian underwater explorer Tomas Termote has identified a World War I German submarine off the coast of Belgium.


News

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

NATIONAL | Nov 18
None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts:


Entertainment

Bill Larkin Brings 'The Agony and the Ivories' to Club Café on November 21
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Bill Larkin Brings 'The Agony and the Ivories' to Club Café on November 21

MUSIC | Nov 15
Comedian, pianist, and award winning actor Bill Larkin brings his show "The Agony and the Ivories" to The Napoleon Room at Club Café on Tuesday, November 21 at 8 p.m.

Kelly Clarkson : The Girl Next Door All Grown Up

Kelly Clarkson : The Girl Next Door All Grown Up

MUSIC | By Joel Martens | Nov 18
It's hard to believe it's been 15 years since Kelly Clarkson burst on the scene at the tender age of 20, in the inaugural season of "American Idol" back in 2002. Clarkson talks with The Rage Monthly about her music and new album.


Business

Envoy Says U.S. to Keep Fighting Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Envoy Says U.S. to Keep Fighting Greenhouse Gas Emissions

CORPORATE | By Frank Jordans | Nov 18
The United States is still committed to reducing greenhouse gas even though the Trump administration still plans to pull out of the Paris accord fighting global warming, the top U.S. representative at international climate talks told other delegates.


Technology

Tech Experts Doubt AI-Reliant 'Extreme Vetting' Plan

Tech Experts Doubt AI-Reliant 'Extreme Vetting' Plan

PERSONAL TECH | By Matt O'Brien | Nov 18
Leading researchers castigated a federal plan that would use artificial intelligence methods to scrutinize immigrants and visa applicants, saying it is unworkable as written and likely to be "inaccurate and biased" if deployed.


Cars

Electric Trucks Emerging but Still Have A Long Haul

Electric Trucks Emerging but Still Have A Long Haul

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Nov 18
Electric trucks are having a moment in the spotlight, but they won't replace diesel-powered trucks in big numbers until they overcome costs and other limitations.


Style

First Look: Christian Siriano - Dresses to Dream About

First Look: Christian Siriano - Dresses to Dream About

FASHION | Nov 17
"Dresses To Dream About" details the creative journey of some of Siriano's most noteworthy designs, starting from an original sketch and ending with a dreamy, finished gown.


Nightlife

Bachelor Auction @ Rise Bar :: November 15, 2017

Bachelor Auction @ Rise Bar :: November 15, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Nov 17
Hosted by Dan Castiglione, Trey Denton, and Darren J. Major, Rise Bar in NY held the NYGFL & NY Ramblers Charity Bachelor Auction, with all proceeds going to Trinity Place Shelter.