LGBTQ News and More

Bad Bunny Wears a Dress on Harper's Bazaar Cover

Bad Bunny Wears a Dress on Harper's Bazaar Cover

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Aug 17

As one of the biggest stars on the planet right now, it's only fitting that fashion icon Bad Bunny should grace the cover of a major magazine's September issue.

LGBTQ+ Critics Group Announces Winners for Best TV in Multiple Categories

LGBTQ+ Critics Group Announces Winners for Best TV in Multiple Categories

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 17

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics today announced the winners of its 14th Dorian TV Awards for both mainstream and LGBTQIA+ programs.

Adult Star Max Konnor Builds His Brand

Adult Star Max Konnor Builds His Brand

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 17

Max Konnor found the adult film industry five years ago. Since then he has become one of porn's leading stars.

Chloë Sevigny Will Play C.Z. Guest In FX's 'Feud: Capote's Women' Season 2

Chloë Sevigny Will Play C.Z. Guest In FX's 'Feud: Capote's Women' Season 2

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Aug 17

Chloë Sevigny will play lead opposite Naomi Watts in the second season of "Feud," the anthology series from "Glee" creator Ryan Murphy.

Watch: Trailer Drops for Gay Rugby Flick 'In From the Side'

Watch: Trailer Drops for Gay Rugby Flick 'In From the Side'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 17

Film festival hit "In From the Side," about two players on a gay English rugby team becoming involved in an affair, is coming to theaters. A new trailer for the film's UK release has dropped.

Watch: 'Gay Animal Control?' Woman Reports Gay Neighbor to Gay Resource Center

Watch: 'Gay Animal Control?' Woman Reports Gay Neighbor to Gay Resource Center

NEWS | Aug 17

Got a troublesome gay in your life? A woman found a unique solution when a gay neighbor got on her nerves: She called a gay resource center to report them.

Wisconsin School Board Votes in Favor of Pride Flag Ban

Wisconsin School Board Votes in Favor of Pride Flag Ban

NEWS | Aug 17

A Wisconsin school board voted in favor of a policy that prohibits teachers and staff from displaying gay pride flags and other items that district officials consider political in nature.

'The Wendy Williams Show' Staff Reveal Troubling Details About Williams' Daytime Departure

'The Wendy Williams Show' Staff Reveal Troubling Details About Williams' Daytime Departure

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Aug 17

After ruling daytime TV for more than a decade with messy interactions and meme-worthy hot takes, new details are emerging about Wendy Williams' sudden departure from her eponymous talk show.

Tampa Bay Brings Back Out Linebacker Carl Nassib for Depth

Tampa Bay Brings Back Out Linebacker Carl Nassib for Depth

NEWS | Aug 17

Tampa Bay has signed outside linebacker Carl Nassib, who returns after playing for the Buccaneers in 2018 and 2019.

Lady Gaga's Chromatica Ball Tour a Return to Form

Lady Gaga's Chromatica Ball Tour a Return to Form

ENTERTAINMENT | By Nia Hunt | Aug 17

Lady Gaga and fierce fashion are synonymous and the looks for her Chromatica Ball Tour are nothing short of a stunning return to form.

News

Three Dead, One Seriously Injured in Hit-and-Run Outside Chicago Gay Bar

Three Dead, One Seriously Injured in Hit-and-Run Outside Chicago Gay Bar

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 17

Reports and social media posts say that three gay Black men were killed and a fourth seriously injured by a car that struck them as they stood outside a gay bar in Chicago.

Entertainment

Wolfgang Petersen, Blockbuster Filmmaker of 'Das Boot,' Dies

Wolfgang Petersen, Blockbuster Filmmaker of 'Das Boot,' Dies

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Aug 17

Wolfgang Petersen, the German filmmaker whose World War II submarine epic "Das Boot" propelled him into a blockbuster Hollywood career, has died. He was 81.

Business

Planned Parenthood to Spend Record $50M in Midterm Elections

Planned Parenthood to Spend Record $50M in Midterm Elections

BUSINESS | By Brian Slodysko | Aug 17

Planned Parenthood plans to spend a record $50 million ahead of November's midterm elections, pouring money into contests where access to abortion will be on the ballot.

Technology

U.S. Midterms Bring Few Changes from Social Media Companies

U.S. Midterms Bring Few Changes from Social Media Companies

TECHNOLOGY | By Barbara Ortutay | Aug 17

Platforms like Facebook and Twitter are generally staying the course from the 2020 voting season, which was marred by conspiracies and culminated in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.

Finance

Millennial Money: A Scarcity Money Mindset Can Cost You

Millennial Money: A Scarcity Money Mindset Can Cost You

FINANCE | By Sara Rathner | Aug 16

If the current situation has you avoiding any long-term planning or fearing spending any money, even on things you need, you're experiencing a scarcity mindset.

Cars

GM Recalls 484K Big SUVs to Fix Problem Third-Row Seat Belts

GM Recalls 484K Big SUVs to Fix Problem Third-Row Seat Belts

CARS | Aug 16

General Motors is recalling more than 484,000 large SUVs in the U.S. to fix a problem that can cause the third-row seat belts to malfunction.

Health/Fitness

Youth Mental Health is in Crisis. Are Schools Doing Enough?

Youth Mental Health is in Crisis. Are Schools Doing Enough?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Jocelyn Gecker and Dylan Lovan | Aug 17

Many of the pandemic's longer-lasting impacts remain a troubling reality for schools. Among them: The harmful effects of isolation and remote learning on children's emotional well-being.

Travel

Elvis Death Anniversary Increases Tourism at His Birthplace

Elvis Death Anniversary Increases Tourism at His Birthplace

TRAVEL | Aug 17

The Elvis Presley Birthplace and Museum in Tupelo, Mississippi, has welcomed an increasing number of visitors as fans commemorate the 45th anniversary of Presley's death.

Nightlife

Black & Blue Festival is Back and Bold, Oct. 6 - 10

Black & Blue Festival is Back and Bold, Oct. 6 - 10

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 17

The 31st edition of the internationally acclaimed Black & Blue LGBTQ+ Festival will be held during the weekend of Canadian Thanksgiving and American Columbus Day, from October 6 to 10.