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Tennessee Judge Rules Gay Couples Have Equal Parenting Rights

Tennessee Judge Rules Gay Couples Have Equal Parenting Rights

NEWS | Jul 23
A judge has ruled that same-sex couples in Tennessee have the same rights as heterosexual couples who have children born through artificial insemination.

Watch: Trailer for Season 2 'Stranger Things' Debuts

Watch: Trailer for Season 2 'Stranger Things' Debuts

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 23
The creators of "Stranger Things" premiered a trailer for the show's second season at Comic-Con on Saturday that was so new, even the cast hadn't seen it.

BARchive: Saucy Sausalito

BARchive: Saucy Sausalito

ARTS & CULTURE | By Michael Flanagan | Jul 23
If you have moved to the Bay Area recently, you no doubt think of Sausalito as a quaint touristy town - the perfect sort of place to take visiting relatives. It hasn't always been that way.

Chicago Festival to Mark Pokemon Go Anniversary Goes Awry

Chicago Festival to Mark Pokemon Go Anniversary Goes Awry

NEWS | Jul 23
A major Pokemon Go festival in Chicago Saturday to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the virtual game went badly awry when technical glitches prevented many fans from logging on.

Trump Claims All Agree He Has 'Complete Power' to Pardon

Trump Claims All Agree He Has 'Complete Power' to Pardon

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | Jul 23
President Donald Trump said Saturday that he has "complete power" to issue pardons, an assertion that comes amid investigations into Russian interference in last year's presidential election.

5 Reasons Why Health Care Bill Would Fail, 3 Why It May Not

5 Reasons Why Health Care Bill Would Fail, 3 Why It May Not

NEWS | By Alan Fram | Jul 23
There are many reasons why the Senate will probably reject Republicans' crowning bill razing much of former President Barack Obama's health care law. There are fewer why Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell might revive it and avert a GOP humiliation.

Actor, John Heard, of 'Home Alone' Movies, Dies at 72

Actor, John Heard, of 'Home Alone' Movies, Dies at 72

NEWS | By David Bauder | Jul 22
Actor John Heard, whose many roles included the father in the "Home Alone" series and a corrupt detective in "The Sopranos," has died. He was 72.

Dekkoo's New 'Bromatic' Comedy Series Debuts July 21

Dekkoo's New 'Bromatic' Comedy Series Debuts July 21

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 22
"Stray," a bromantic comedy series, will be released this weekend by gay streaming service Dekkoo.

Trump Has Twitter Tantrum Over Russia Probe

Trump Has Twitter Tantrum Over Russia Probe

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | Jul 22
The tweets were unusual in their breadth and scope, even for Trump

LGBT Community Fights to Be Counted

LGBT Community Fights to Be Counted

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 22
The LGBT community largely remains in the dark when it comes to being visible in government data.


News

What to Expect When You Are An LGBTQ Couple Expecting to Adopt

What to Expect When You Are An LGBTQ Couple Expecting to Adopt

FAMILY | By Penelope L. Hefner | Jul 22
You have decided to pursue adoption - congratulations! The road to adoption can be lengthy, but here's what you can expect from a general standpoint.


Entertainment

 Review :: American Moor
Boston, MA

Review :: American Moor

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 21
Urgent and important, "American Moor" is a rare example of a play about which you can say, without hyperbole, that it's riveting: You hang on every well-chosen, robustly presented word.

First Big Screen Gay Superhero Comes to Florida Supercon in Sequel

First Big Screen Gay Superhero Comes to Florida Supercon in Sequel

MOVIES | By JW Arnold | Jul 22
Big budget sequels are a given for superhero franchises like Spider Man, Iron Man and Superman, but the world's first "out" gay superhero, Surge, is finally returning to the big screen after a 13-year hiatus.


Business

China's 'Intervention' Not Main Culprit in U.S. Trade Deficit

China's 'Intervention' Not Main Culprit in U.S. Trade Deficit

FINANCE | By Joe McDonald | Jul 23
Is the outsize role played by China's government in its economy to blame for its multibillion-dollar trade surpluses with the United States?


Technology

What Drug-Dealing 'Darknet' Sites Have in Common with eBay

What Drug-Dealing 'Darknet' Sites Have in Common with eBay

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | Jul 23
AlphaBay, the now-shuttered online marketplace that authorities say traded in illegal drugs, firearms and counterfeit goods, wasn't all that different from any other e-commerce site, court documents show.


Cars

Audi to Update 850,000 Cars as Diesel Recalls Widen

Audi to Update 850,000 Cars as Diesel Recalls Widen

AUTO NEWS | Jul 23
German automaker Audi says it will fit up to 850,000 diesel cars with new software to improve their emissions performance, following a similar move by rival Daimler as the auto industry tries to get ahead of public controversy over the technology.


Health/Fitness

New amfAR Research Grants Advance Gene Therapy and Other Innovative Approaches to HIV Cure

New amfAR Research Grants Advance Gene Therapy and Other Innovative Approaches to HIV Cure

AIDS | Jul 21
amfAR has awarded more than $3.5 million for 13 new research grants to support innovative approaches to depleting or eliminating the persistent reservoirs of HIV not cleared by antiretroviral therapy.


Travel

Richmond's Confederacy Statues Spur Soul-Searching

Richmond's Confederacy Statues Spur Soul-Searching

By Sarah Rankin | Jul 21
Mayor Levar Stoney recently announced he thinks the monuments should stay put but appointed a commission to study adding historical context, likely with new signs or new statues.


Nightlife

Paula Poundstone Performs at Cape Cod Melody Tent
Boston, MA

Paula Poundstone Performs at Cape Cod Melody Tent

Fresh on the heels of the release of her hilarious new book, "The Totally Unscientific Study Of The Search For Human Happiness," comedian Paula Poundstone is performing on Saturday, July 22, at The Cape Cod Melody Tent in Hyannis, MA.

San Diego Pride Parade Part Two :: July 15, 2017

San Diego Pride Parade Part Two :: July 15, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 18
Here is part two of the San Diego Pride Parade!