Gay Boston: The Latest

Kathryn Knott Sentenced in Philly Gay Bashing Case

NEWS | Feb 8
Kathryn Knott, 25, was sentenced to five to ten months in jail for her role in a 2014 beating of a gay couple in Philadelphia's Center City on Monday afternoon.

In Archie Comic Reboot, Jughead Comes Out As Asexual

The beloved and always hungry Archie Comics character Jughead Jones has some big news: he's asexual.

Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus and Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Mark National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

NEWS | By EDGE | Feb 8
Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13), co-chair of the bipartisan and bicameral Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus, speaks out on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.

LGBT Artistic Activism: ACT UP and Dyke Action Machine! in Conversation

NEWS | By EDGE | Feb 8
On February 11, The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation will bring together leaders of two key organizations -- ACT UP and Dyke Action Machine! -- to talk about how their artistic practice affects LGBT policy.

Porn Actress Drops $500K Assault Lawsuit Against Josh Duggar

NEWS | Feb 8
A porn actress has dropped her $500,000 assault lawsuit against reality TV personality Josh Duggar amid evidence that her claims were fabricated.

PopUps: Twitter Shocked Lady Gaga is an Amazing Singer

Twitter was shocked Sunday night that Lady Gaga is an amazing singer.

TV Producers May Start Making You Wait for New Shows Online

ENTERTAINMENT | By Anick Jesdanun | Feb 8
The Golden Age of Online Television may be in peril.

Ways to Love Your Heart During Heart Health Month

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | Feb 8
On Heart Health Month, Jacob Teitelbaum, MD, shares a few top tips on "'Ways to Love Your Heart."

To Relieve Stress, Ted Cruz Sings Show Tunes

NEWS | Feb 8
GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz apparently really loves Broadway. So much so that his wife, Heidi Cruz, said last week that her husband calls her up to sing show tunes as a way to cope with stress.

Watch: Elton John is Latest Celeb for Corden's #CarpoolKaraoke

Elton John is the latest celeb to appear on James Corden's "Carpool Karaoke" skit.


News

Woman Convicted in Group Attack on Gay Men Awaits Sentence

Feb 8
A police chief's daughter will be sentenced Monday in an attack on a gay couple that prompted Philadelphia to expand its hate crime laws to include sexual orientation.


Entertainment

Kiehl's and Derek Zoolander Partner in the 'Noble Fight Against Aging'

Feb 8
Kiehl's Since 1851, the official beauty partner for "Zoolander No. 2," has joined forces with the film's star Derek Zoolander in the noble fight against aging.


Technology

Kik Messenger App Scrutinized Following 13-Year-Old's Death

By Ron Harris | Feb 8
Kik Messenger, a smartphone app popular among younger teens, is on the defensive following the stabbing death of a 13-year-old girl in Virginia who told friends she was using Kik to connect with an 18-year-old man.


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.


Travel

Political Tourists Flock to New Hampshire

By Kathleen Ronayne | Feb 8
Many voters have flocked to New Hampshire as political tourists in the week leading up to the state's Feb. 9 presidential primary.