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Historic Eclipse Turns Day Into Night Across the US

Historic Eclipse Turns Day Into Night Across the US

NEWS | By Marcia Dunn | Aug 21
Millions of Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses Monday as the moon blotted out the sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century.

Watch: A Snake's Tail? A Solar Eclipse. Taylor Swift Teases Fans

Watch: A Snake's Tail? A Solar Eclipse. Taylor Swift Teases Fans

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
Who can eclipse an eclipse? Why, Taylor Swift.

Watch: 'American Horror Story: Cult' Opening Credits Unveiled

Watch: 'American Horror Story: Cult' Opening Credits Unveiled

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
With only a few weeks away from "American Horror Story: Cult," the official Twitter page for the FX anthology series is hyping fans by sharing the the show's opening credits.

'Drag Race All Stars 3' to Debut in Early 2018 on VH1

'Drag Race All Stars 3' to Debut in Early 2018 on VH1

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
The third season of "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" has been confirmed and is set to debut on VH1 in early 2018, Variety reports.

Choose a Qualified Health Care Provider for Dermatologic Procedures

Choose a Qualified Health Care Provider for Dermatologic Procedures

If you're thinking about cosmetic surgery, be sure to do your research; not all doctors are the same.

Back-to-School Busy Schedules Call for Simple Family Meals

Back-to-School Busy Schedules Call for Simple Family Meals

NEWS | Aug 21
With busy work and back-to-school schedules, many parents find it difficult to find the time to make home-cooked meals. Here's some tips to fit in healthy home-cooked meals that are quick to prepare, nutritious, and delicious.

Tips for Maximum Fun During Family Fun Month

Tips for Maximum Fun During Family Fun Month

NEWS | Aug 21
August is Family Fun Month and so it's a great time to remind people that 'family fun' doesn't have to mean extensive trips or expensive outings. It can be simple and easy to manage, with a few tips.

DC Man Sentenced to 30 Years for Killing Transgender Woman

DC Man Sentenced to 30 Years for Killing Transgender Woman

NEWS | Aug 21
A D.C. man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for killing a transgender woman in Montgomery County last April.

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Winner Sasha Velour to Headline Benefit for Homeless LGBTQ Youth

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Winner Sasha Velour to Headline Benefit for Homeless LGBTQ Youth

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
"RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 9 winner Sasha Velour and 30 iconic drag queens and kings will be on hand to perform for an evening benefiting the homeless LGBTQ youth of the Ali Forney Center.

After Being Rescued by Guardian Angel Drag Queens, Man Helps Them with Crowdfunding Page

After Being Rescued by Guardian Angel Drag Queens, Man Helps Them with Crowdfunding Page

NEWS | Aug 21
A trio of drag performers in Sydney, Australia can add the title "hero" to their resumes.


News

Watch: Ariz. Trans Teen Says 20 People Attacked Her at Pool Party

Watch: Ariz. Trans Teen Says 20 People Attacked Her at Pool Party

CRIME | Aug 21
A transgender teen from Arizona says a pool party she was invited to on August 18 turned violent when a group of about 20 people attacked her and recorded the incident.


Entertainment

Beth Malone, Tony Nominee for 'Fun Home,' Debuts at Provincetown's Art House
Boston, MA

Beth Malone, Tony Nominee for 'Fun Home,' Debuts at Provincetown's Art House

MUSIC | Aug 18
Beth Malone, Broadway star and Tony nominee for 2016's smash hit "Fun Home," will make her Broadway @ The Art House series debut on August 20.

After Coming Out as Trans, 'Drag Race' Star Has Gender Corrected on Birth Certificate

After Coming Out as Trans, 'Drag Race' Star Has Gender Corrected on Birth Certificate

CELEBRITIES | Aug 21
After coming out as a transgender woman in April, "RuPaul's Drag Race" star Gia Gunn took to social media this week to reveal the gender on her birth certificate has been corrected.


Business

Skeptics Dismiss Bannon's Call for Economic War with China

Skeptics Dismiss Bannon's Call for Economic War with China

FINANCE | By Matthew Pennington and Paul Wiseman | Aug 21
White House adviser Steve Bannon isn't alone in pondering America's possibly generation-defining question about China's emerging superpower status - but his call for an "economic war" puts him far outside the mainstream.


Technology

Math Experts Join Brainpower to Help Address Gerrymandering

Math Experts Join Brainpower to Help Address Gerrymandering

PERSONAL TECH | By Collin Binkley | Aug 21
Some of the brightest minds in math arrived at Tufts University last week to tackle an issue lawyers and political scientists have been struggling with for decades.


Finance

Officials: 'No Foreigners' Sale Sign Violates Civil Rights

Officials: 'No Foreigners' Sale Sign Violates Civil Rights

HOME | Aug 9
A veteran's front-yard sign advertising the sale of his home violates state and federal anti-discrimination laws because it indicates the owner won't sell to foreigners, according to Michigan Department of Civil Rights officials.


Cars

New Ford CEO Says Company Will Balance Present with Future

New Ford CEO Says Company Will Balance Present with Future

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Aug 21
The new CEO of Ford Motor Co. says the company isn't taking its eyes off the present as it prepares for transportation in the future.


Style

Multipurpose Furniture: When a Couch Isn't Just a Couch

Multipurpose Furniture: When a Couch Isn't Just a Couch

HOME | By Katherine Roth | Aug 21
Sometimes, especially when space is tight, it helps if the couch can double as two armchairs and a coffee table, and even storage shelves, as is the case with one Japanese camping couch popular among city dwellers.


Nightlife

Slay Glow Edition  @ The Monster :: August 18, 2017

Slay Glow Edition @ The Monster :: August 18, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Aug 21
Ruffnite Events presented a special Glow Edition of Slay at the Monster in Manhattan, with hot go-go boys and great music by DJ's Rico Alexis and Ted Bishop, who was also celebrating his birthday!