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HRC's Groundbreaking Conference Supporting LGBTQ Youth to Be Held April 28-30 in Washington, D.C.

HRC's Groundbreaking Conference Supporting LGBTQ Youth to Be Held April 28-30 in Washington, D.C.

NEWS | Apr 26
In its fourth year, this premier event of the HRC Foundation will address safety, inclusion and well-being for LGBTQ and questioning youth, and bring together a wide range of youth-serving professionals.

Suspended Alabama Chief Justice to Announce Future Plans

Suspended Alabama Chief Justice to Announce Future Plans

NEWS | Apr 26
Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is preparing to announce his plans for the future.

Oops! Serena Williams Made Pregnancy Public by Accident

Oops! Serena Williams Made Pregnancy Public by Accident

NEWS | Apr 26
Serena Williams says she was taking a personal photo of her progressing pregnancy on Snapchat when she accidentally pressed the wrong button and made the post public.

Lawsuit Filed Against Fox Alleges Racial Discrimination

Lawsuit Filed Against Fox Alleges Racial Discrimination

NEWS | By David Bauder | Apr 26
An expanded lawsuit filed Tuesday accuses Fox News Channel of racial discrimination "that appears more akin to Plantation-style management than a modern-day work environment."

Aretha Blasts Dionne Warwick but She Declines to Fire Back

Aretha Blasts Dionne Warwick but She Declines to Fire Back

ENTERTAINMENT | By Nekesa Mumbi Moody | Apr 26
The Queen of Soul is coming out swinging against fellow legend Dionne Warwick, accusing her of making up a story that she was Whitney Houston's godmother, even though the alleged offense happened five years ago at Houston's funeral.

All in the Family: Trump's Potent Mix of Blood, Business

All in the Family: Trump's Potent Mix of Blood, Business

NEWS | By Nancy Benac | Apr 26
Not since John F. Kennedy appointed his brother Bobby to be attorney general and his brother-in-law as director of the Peace Corps has a president leaned so heavily on his family. Even Donald Trump's 5-year-old granddaughter Arabella has pitched in.

Sondheim an Honoree, Trump a Target at Annual Pen Gala

Sondheim an Honoree, Trump a Target at Annual Pen Gala

ENTERTAINMENT | By Hillel Italie | Apr 26
Stephen Sondheim, whose fellow honorees at Tuesday night's gala for PEN America included an imprisoned Ukrainian filmmaker and the organizers of the women's marches in January, was in a humble mood.

S. Korean Presidential Hopeful Accused of Anti-Gay Comments

S. Korean Presidential Hopeful Accused of Anti-Gay Comments

NEWS | By Kim Tong-Hyung | Apr 26
South Korean presidential front-runner Moon Jae-in outraged persecuted sexual minority groups by saying during a television debate that he opposes homosexuality, something his supporters say he had to do to win office in the deeply conservative country.

Lawmakers: Faith-Based Adoption Groups can Spurn Gay Couples

Lawmakers: Faith-Based Adoption Groups can Spurn Gay Couples

NEWS | By Kim Chandler | Apr 26
Alabama lawmakers on Tuesday gave final approval to a bill protecting faith-based adoption organizations that refuse to place children with gay parents, or other households, because of their religious beliefs.

GOP Senator Regrets Saying Guy in Tutu 'Kind of Asks for It'

GOP Senator Regrets Saying Guy in Tutu 'Kind of Asks for It'

NEWS | By Mary Clare Jalonick and Mead Gruver | Apr 26
A Republican senator from Wyoming said Tuesday he regrets his poor choice of words after telling students a man who wears a tutu to a bar and gets into fights "kind of asks for it."


News

Massive Trump Tax Cuts Face Big Hurdles as Debt Mounts

Massive Trump Tax Cuts Face Big Hurdles as Debt Mounts

POLITICS | By Stephen Ohlemacher and Josh Boak | Apr 26
President Donald Trump is proposing tax cuts for individuals and businesses even as Washington struggles with mounting debt and the populist president tries to make good on promises to bring jobs and prosperity to the middle class.


Entertainment

 Review :: Like Foam (MiFo Film Festival)
Miami, FL

Review :: Like Foam (MiFo Film Festival)

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Apr 25
This delightful Spanish romantic comedy has the unlikely setting of an orgy -- one which has never been so much fun and so full of love.

 Review :: Taekwondo

Review :: Taekwondo

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Apr 25
It is the most tenderest of tales, so beautifully told, that it's impossible to not become completely invested in the outcome.


Business

Doctor's Arrest Brings Attention to U.S. Female Circumcisions

Doctor's Arrest Brings Attention to U.S. Female Circumcisions

LEGAL | By Jeff Karoub | Apr 25
Zehra Patwa learned only a few years ago that during a family trip to India at age 7, she was circumcised, which is common for girls in parts of Asia, Africa and the Middle East.


Technology

Icelandic Language at Risk; Robots, Computers Can't Grasp It

Icelandic Language at Risk; Robots, Computers Can't Grasp It

PERSONAL TECH | By Egill Bjarnason | Apr 25
When an Icelander arrives at an office building and sees "Solarfri" posted, they need no further explanation for the empty premises: The word means "when staff get an unexpected afternoon off to enjoy good weather."


Cars

Rural Electric Drivers Face 'Range Anxiety'

Rural Electric Drivers Face 'Range Anxiety'

AUTO NEWS | By Michael Hill | Apr 24
Sunita Halasz has tips for "driving electric" along lonely roads in New York's Adirondack Mountains: Know the locations of charging stations, bring activities for the kids during three-hour recharges... and have a backup plan.


Style

Hawaii Reassures Tourists After Reported Brain Parasite Cases

Hawaii Reassures Tourists After Reported Brain Parasite Cases

FOOD/DRINK | By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Apr 25
A California couple on their honeymoon and two people who drank a homemade herbal beverage are among the rising number of victims in Hawaii falling ill with a potentially deadly brain parasite.


Health/Fitness

HRC Announces Fellowships for 10 Young Nonprofit Leaders Working to End HIV in Hardest-Hit Areas

HRC Announces Fellowships for 10 Young Nonprofit Leaders Working to End HIV in Hardest-Hit Areas

AIDS | Apr 25
HRC announced the selection of ten outstanding, young leaders for the second year of its fellowship program focused on elevating the work of young people on the front lines of the HIV and AIDS epidemic.


Travel

Puerto Rico Adventures by Day and Night

Puerto Rico Adventures by Day and Night

By Jill Gleeson | Apr 26
Puerto Rico is chock-full of non-nocturnal adventures so epic and singular that you're not only going to want to rest up for them, you won't even mind putting that Latin lothario on ice for a couple evenings.


Nightlife

OUTshine Film Festival @ Miami's Scottish Rite Temple :: April 21, 2017
Miami, FL

OUTshine Film Festival @ Miami's Scottish Rite Temple :: April 21, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Apr 22
OUTshine Film Festival, formerly known as MiFo Film Festival, was held at Miami's Scottish Rite Temple and honored former festival directors Carol Coombes and Jaie Laplante.

AIDS Walk For Life In Providence :: April 23, 2017

AIDS Walk For Life In Providence :: April 23, 2017

AIDS | Apr 24
The 31st Annual Walk for Life stepped off from the State Capital grounds under a clear blue sky of a wonderful warm spring day.