Gay Boston: The Latest

Hillary Clinton Says 'Nobody Likes' Bernie Sanders

Hillary Clinton Says 'Nobody Likes' Bernie Sanders

NEWS | By Will Weissert | Jan 21
Hillary Clinton says "nobody likes" her former presidential rival Bernie Sanders, even as the Vermont senator remains entrenched among the front-runners in the Democratic race, with the Iowa caucus beginning in less than two weeks.

Reports: British HIV Rates Plummet Steeply Since 2014

Reports: British HIV Rates Plummet Steeply Since 2014

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 21
A new report from a government agency reveals that HIV rates in the United Kingdom have plummeted sharply - more than 70%, in fact - thanks to an all-out effort including testing, PrEP, needle exchanges, and other strategies.

Watch: Adult Star Diego Sans Helps YouTuber Davey Wavey with His Gay Kissing

Watch: Adult Star Diego Sans Helps YouTuber Davey Wavey with His Gay Kissing

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 21
YouTube star Davey Wavey has enlisted gay adult performer Diego Sans to help him with his kissing game.

Watch: Providence Gay Bar Claims That Buttigieg's People Canceled Event Due to 'Dancer Pole'

Watch: Providence Gay Bar Claims That Buttigieg's People Canceled Event Due to 'Dancer Pole'

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 21
A gay bar in Providence, RI, says that staffers for the Buttigieg campaign relocated an event that had originally been slated to take place there, and says that the reason for the switch was a "dancer pole" that is part of the venue.

Colton Haynes Lands Role as '#InstaGay' in 'Broad City' Star's Upcoming Comedy Show

Colton Haynes Lands Role as '#InstaGay' in 'Broad City' Star's Upcoming Comedy Show

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 21
Colton Haynes is teaming up with "Broad City" co-creator and star Ilana Glazer for a new comedy called "I Run Hot" where he'll play an "#InstaGay."

Watch: Madonna Canceled Another 'Madam X' Concert for Health Reasons

Watch: Madonna Canceled Another 'Madam X' Concert for Health Reasons

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 21
Madonna is cancelling another concert from her "Madame X" tour for medical reasons, following her decision to nix a Boston show back in November.

Trump Impeachment Trial to Begin with Rules Fight, Long Days

Trump Impeachment Trial to Begin with Rules Fight, Long Days

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro, Eric Tucker and Zeke Miller | Jan 21
President Donald Trump's impeachment trial is set to unfold at the Capitol, a contentious proceeding over whether to remove him from office for pressuring Ukraine to investigate his Democratic rivals and obstructing Congress' ensuing investigation.

Prince Harry Hopes for Calmer Future, but Not Much Chance

Prince Harry Hopes for Calmer Future, but Not Much Chance

NEWS | By Danica Kirka | Jan 21
Prince Harry says he's taking a "leap of faith'' as he steps back from royal duties in an attempt to build a more peaceful life — one free of the journalists who have filmed, photographed and written about him since the day he was born.

NY Times Endorses Klobuchar, Warren in Democratic Contest

NY Times Endorses Klobuchar, Warren in Democratic Contest

NEWS | Jan 21
The New York Times has endorsed not one but two candidates for the Democratic nomination for president, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar from the party's moderate wing and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren from the progressive wing.

Prince Wrongful Death Case Dismissed; Estate Case Continues

Prince Wrongful Death Case Dismissed; Estate Case Continues

ENTERTAINMENT | By Amy Forliti | Jan 20
A wrongful death lawsuit filed by Prince's family members has been quietly dismissed in recent months, suggesting family members have reached settlements with defendants.


News

10 Years after Vatican Takeover, Legion in New Abuse Crisis

10 Years after Vatican Takeover, Legion in New Abuse Crisis

RELIGION | By Maria Verza and Nicole Winfield | Jan 20
The administrator of the elite Catholic school in Cancun, Mexico, used to take the girls out of class and send them to the chapel, where the priest from the Legion of Christ religious order would sexually abuse them.


Entertainment

 Review :: Church & State

Review :: Church & State

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Jan 21
The one time the Mormon Church took on the LGBTQ Community and lost.


Business

Planned Parenthood Endorses Challenger to Sen. Susan Collins

Planned Parenthood Endorses Challenger to Sen. Susan Collins

LEGAL | By David Sharp | Jan 21
Planned Parenthood announced Tuesday that it is endorsing a Democratic challenger to Republican Sen. Susan Collins in Maine, saying Collins "turned her back" on women and citing her vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.


Technology

Abe Says New Unit Will Defend Japan from Space Tech Threats

Abe Says New Unit Will Defend Japan from Space Tech Threats

SCIENCE | By Mari Yamaguchi | Jan 21
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday that Japan will form a space defense unit to protect itself from potential threats as rivals develop missiles and other technology.


Cars

Tesla Disputes Claims Its Cars Can Accelerate on Their Own

Tesla Disputes Claims Its Cars Can Accelerate on Their Own

AUTO NEWS | Jan 21
Tesla is disputing claims by a California man that all three models of the company's cars can suddenly speed up on their own without the driver touching the accelerator pedal.


Style

Last Look: Paris Fashion Week

Last Look: Paris Fashion Week

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Jan 21
On the final day of menswear shows in the French capital, Lanvin put on an ode to contrasting styles, while British designers reigned supreme.


Health/Fitness

China's Xi Says Coronavirus Outbreak Must Be Taken Seriously

China's Xi Says Coronavirus Outbreak Must Be Taken Seriously

INTERNATIONAL | By Yanan Wang and Ken Moritsugu | Jan 20
Chinese President Xi Jinping said Monday that it's "extremely crucial" to take every possible measure to combat a new coronavirus that has infected 217 people in the country.


Travel

A Venice Alternative? Venetian Islands Revamp Traditions

A Venice Alternative? Venetian Islands Revamp Traditions

By Colleen Barry | Jan 21
Venezia Nativa, an association of entrepreneurs on Burano and two neighboring islands, is trying to breathe fresh life into old trades to attract new residents and persuade young islanders to stay.


Nightlife

Franklin Graham Protest @ The Key West Amphitheater :: January 16, 2020

Franklin Graham Protest @ The Key West Amphitheater :: January 16, 2020

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jan 17
Evangelist Franklin Graham, who has condemned gays and lesbians as sinners, tried to bring his anti-LGBT beliefs to Key West. He was met with around 150 protesters who support the LGBT community and welcome them with open arms.