Gay Boston: The Latest

John Stamos Gets Engaged to Girlfriend at Disneyland

John Stamos Gets Engaged to Girlfriend at Disneyland

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
John Stamos picked "the happiest place on earth" to get engaged over the weekend.

Milo Yiannopoulos Tries to Disrupt Drag Show, Gets Booed

Milo Yiannopoulos Tries to Disrupt Drag Show, Gets Booed

NEWS | Oct 23
"My thinking is that they came there to cause a commotion and when they didn't (get) it they had to make one."

 Kelly on O'Reilly: Abuse, Shaming of Women Has to Stop

Kelly on O'Reilly: Abuse, Shaming of Women Has to Stop

NEWS | Oct 23
Former Fox News Channel anchor Megyn Kelly says she complained to her bosses about Bill O'Reilly's behavior, and that the abuse and shaming of women has to stop.

Well-Known Moscow Journalist Stabbed at Work, Put in Coma

Well-Known Moscow Journalist Stabbed at Work, Put in Coma

NEWS | By Nataliya Vasilyeva | Oct 23
A well-known journalist for Russia's top independent radio station was stabbed in the throat Monday by an unidentified attacker who burst into her studio - the latest in a string of attacks on journalists and opposition activists in Moscow.

Elton John Condemns Ga. Lawmaker for Suggesting People with HIV Should be Quarantined

Elton John Condemns Ga. Lawmaker for Suggesting People with HIV Should be Quarantined

NEWS | Oct 23
Elton John called Georgia State Representative Betty Price's comments that people living with HIV should be quarantined as "horrific, discriminatory, and astonishingly ill-informed."

Only in Florida: Teacher Fired After Throwing Penis-Themed Party

Only in Florida: Teacher Fired After Throwing Penis-Themed Party

NEWS | Oct 23
A teacher from South Florida has been fired after she threw a penis-themed party for a former student.

Kobe Bryant Says He'd Decline Trump WH Invite

Kobe Bryant Says He'd Decline Trump WH Invite

NEWS | Oct 23
Basketball legend Kobe Bryant said on Saturday he would turn down an invitation to the White House if Donald Trump invited him. He made the remarks during a visit to a sports hall in Paris.

TomboyX's Fran Dunaway Inducted into Competitive EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women Program

TomboyX's Fran Dunaway Inducted into Competitive EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women Program

NEWS | Oct 23
Fran Dunaway, CEO/Co-Founder of TomboyX, has been chosen as one of 13 entrepreneurs admitted into the EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women™ 2017 North America class.

Former Adult Star, Playboy Model Jenna Jameson Slams 1st Trans Playmate

Former Adult Star, Playboy Model Jenna Jameson Slams 1st Trans Playmate

NEWS | Oct 23
While many lauded Playboy magazine for announcing its first transgender Playmate last week, Jenna Jameson, a former porn star and Playboy model, isn't too happy with the move.

Positive Women's Network USA Launches Interactive Multimedia Series

Positive Women's Network USA Launches Interactive Multimedia Series

Positive Women's Network - USA Launches #PWNCares, featuring a series of short videos in which real women living with HIV address important topics, followed by virtual coffee table chats offering real-time conversation and Q&A.


News

Trial in Killing of Iowa Teenager to Focus on Gender Motive

Trial in Killing of Iowa Teenager to Focus on Gender Motive

CRIME | By Ryan J. Foley | Oct 23
The March 2016 death of 16-year-old Kedarie Johnson stunned the city of 25,000. It also raised fears that the popular Burlington High School student was the victim of a hate crime because the teenager was gender-fluid.


Entertainment

 Review :: Fun Home
Boston, MA

Review :: Fun Home

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 19
The new season of Lexus Broadway in Boston commences with "Fun Home," the acclaimed musical by Janine Tesori and Lisa Kron, based on lesbian cartoonist Allison Bechdel's autobiographical 2006 graphic novel.

Bananarama Recall Celebrating Chart Success in Their '80s Heyday

Bananarama Recall Celebrating Chart Success in Their '80s Heyday

MUSIC | Oct 23
Reunited 80s pop act Bananarama on celebrating their number one hit 'Venus' at Prince's club; one member of the trio reveals a surprising place she heard one of their songs being played.


Business

Google Parent Leads $1B Lyft Investment, Deepening Uber Rift

Google Parent Leads $1B Lyft Investment, Deepening Uber Rift

CORPORATE | By Michael Liedtke | Oct 23
Google's parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, deepening its rift with market leader Uber.


Finance

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

REAL ESTATE | By Marjorie Miller | Oct 6
I had filled out a form to win a Whole Foods gift certificate. Instead I got a phone call from "Hannah" at FantaSea Resorts congratulating me on winning a travel package.AP Photo/Julio Cortez


Cars

Older Vehicles in London to Be Charged More for Polluting

Older Vehicles in London to Be Charged More for Polluting

AUTO NEWS | Oct 23
Drivers of older, more polluting cars will face an additional charge when entering central London as the city battles air pollution blamed for thousands of premature deaths each year.


Style

Recipe: Roasted Sweet Potato and Brussels Sprouts Hash

Recipe: Roasted Sweet Potato and Brussels Sprouts Hash

FOOD/DRINK | By Melissa d'Arabian | Oct 23
Brussels sprouts and their ever-popular companion bacon are teamed up with sweet potato to make a tasty oven-roasted hash that requires just minutes of prep time to cube the veggies, all of which can be done a day in advance.


Health/Fitness

Univ. Students Given Incentives to Stay Healthy

Univ. Students Given Incentives to Stay Healthy

HEALTH | Oct 22
The University of Vermont has created a Wellness Environment for students that encourages a healthy lifestyle. The program originally started with 120 students and has grown to 1200 this semester.


Travel

New Orleans Halloween Tour Highlights the Macabre

New Orleans Halloween Tour Highlights the Macabre

By Janet McCounnaughey | Oct 23
Talk about spooky: a Halloween-themed tour of New Orleans' grisly history opens next week and it's not for the squeamish.


Nightlife

20th Annual Lesbians & Friends Dance: A Party for Prevention
Boston, MA

20th Annual Lesbians & Friends Dance: A Party for Prevention

On Saturday, October 21, the Lesbians & Friends Dance: A Party for Prevention will benefit the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC).

NewFest  Opening Night @ SVA Theatre :: October 19, 2017

NewFest Opening Night @ SVA Theatre :: October 19, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Oct 20
Opening night of NewFest, at SVA Theatre NYC, screened the documentary "Susanne Bartsch: On Top," with the directors and subject on hand for a moderated Q&A.