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Appeals Court Rules for Transgender Man in Bathroom Case

Appeals Court Rules for Transgender Man in Bathroom Case

NEWS | By Brendan Farrington | Aug 11
A Florida school district was wrong when it forced a transgender high school student to either use the girls bathroom or a single-stall gender neutral bathroom, a federal appeals court ruled.

Liberty University Names Acting Leader with Falwell on Leave

Liberty University Names Acting Leader with Falwell on Leave

NEWS | Aug 11
Liberty University in Virginia announced Monday that its board had chosen an interim president to lead the school days after Jerry Falwell Jr. began an indefinite leave of absence after one of his posts on social media created an uproar.

Money Offered for Info on Former 'Tiger King' Star Husband

Money Offered for Info on Former 'Tiger King' Star Husband

NEWS | By Tamara Lush | Aug 11
The family of a Florida man who disappeared in 1997 and who appeared on the hit TV series "Tiger King," has hired a lawyer and is offering $100,000 in exchange for information to help solve the case.

Politically Charged 'black-ish' Episode Gets Belated Home

Politically Charged 'black-ish' Episode Gets Belated Home

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lynn Elber | Aug 11
A politically charged episode of "black-ish" from 2017 that was shelved by ABC has found a home on Hulu, a corporate sibling of the Disney-owned broadcast network.

Chris Pratt, Katherine Schwarzenegger Greet Baby Daughter

Chris Pratt, Katherine Schwarzenegger Greet Baby Daughter

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 11
Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger say they are "beyond thrilled" and "extremely blessed" after she gave birth to their first child together.

Over 900 Health Workers Have Died of COVID-19. And the Toll Is Rising.

Over 900 Health Workers Have Died of COVID-19. And the Toll Is Rising.

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Danielle Renwick, The Guardian, and Shoshana Dubnow | Aug 11
As coronavirus cases surge — and dire shortages of lifesaving protective gear like N95 masks, gowns and gloves persist — the nation's health care workers are again facing life-threatening conditions in Southern and Western states.

Global Coronavirus Cases Top 20M as Russia Registers Vaccine

Global Coronavirus Cases Top 20M as Russia Registers Vaccine

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield, Elaine Kurtenbach, Mark Stevenson | Aug 11
It took six months or so to get to 10 million cases after the virus first appeared in central China late last year. It took just over six weeks for that number to double.

Celebs, Gay Porn Actors & Twitter React to Cardi B's New Song 'WAP'

Celebs, Gay Porn Actors & Twitter React to Cardi B's New Song 'WAP'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10
A roundup of the best reactions, memes, and videos to Cardi B's new song "WAP," featuring Megan Thee Stallion.

Did Ex-Pro Wrestler Confess to Gay Man's Murder in FB Post?

Did Ex-Pro Wrestler Confess to Gay Man's Murder in FB Post?

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 10
Georgia police are investigating whether a former WWE wrestler's claims on Facebook that he "made a man disappear" constitute a confession about murdering a gay co-worker as a teenager.

Watch: Madonna is Working on a Screenplay with 'Juno' Writer Diablo Cody

Watch: Madonna is Working on a Screenplay with 'Juno' Writer Diablo Cody

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10
Taking to Instagram over the weekend, Madonna revealed she's working on a screenplay with "Juno" writer Diablo Cody.


News

Gay Trump Supporter Takes Exception to Slur Hurled at 'Back the Blue' Rally

Gay Trump Supporter Takes Exception to Slur Hurled at 'Back the Blue' Rally

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 10
An openly gay Trump supporter attending an Aug. 1 "Back the Blue" rally in Frederick, Maryland, says he was subjected to an anti-LGBTQ slur hurled by a founding member of a local rights organization.


Entertainment

Watch: Randy Rainbow Wishes Chris Cuomo A Happy 50th with Musical Video Message

Watch: Randy Rainbow Wishes Chris Cuomo A Happy 50th with Musical Video Message

CELEBRITIES | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 10
Crooning political satirist Randy Rainbow served up a very special video with a "Grease"-Inspired 50th birthday wish for CNN correspondent - and brother to New York's governor - Chris Cuomo.


Business

McDonald's Sues Ousted CEO, Alleging Employee Relationships

McDonald's Sues Ousted CEO, Alleging Employee Relationships

WORKPLACE | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Aug 10
McDonald's says it's suing Stephen Easterbrook, the CEO it ousted last year over an inappropriate relationship with an employee, alleging Monday that he covered up relationships with other employees and destroyed evidence.


Technology

JustForFans Founder Accused of Inappropriate Sexual Behavior with Models, Intimidation

JustForFans Founder Accused of Inappropriate Sexual Behavior with Models, Intimidation

JustForFans has become one of the web's leading sites for adult male performers to distribute their content to fans. But its founder, Dominic Ford, has been accused of inappropriate sexual behavior by two of his former models.


Cars

Edmunds: With Low Interest Rates, Should You Lease or Buy?

Edmunds: With Low Interest Rates, Should You Lease or Buy?

AUTO NEWS | By Will Kaufman of Edmunds | Aug 10
With interest rates at record lows, is it still worth leasing a new car? We took a look at the financial outcomes of buying and leasing to see how current finance trends might affect your decision.


Style

Mexico City Lets Bars 'Change' to Restaurants to Reopen

Mexico City Lets Bars 'Change' to Restaurants to Reopen

FOOD/DRINK | Aug 11
The government of Mexico City will allow bars to operate as restaurants starting Monday in order to reopen as part of an easing of the coronavirus lockdown.


Health/Fitness

Are Gender-Diverse People More Likely to be Autistic?

Are Gender-Diverse People More Likely to be Autistic?

HEALTH | Aug 10
Researchers gained access to five datasets, where participants had provided information about their gender and diagnostic information of autism and other neuro-developmental and psychiatric conditions.


Travel

US Stops Advising Against Global Travel, but Hits Mexico

US Stops Advising Against Global Travel, but Hits Mexico

Aug 7
The U.S. State Department dropped its global "Level 4" health warning urging people not to travel abroad Thursday, but promptly re-imposed that same advisory level on Mexico.


Nightlife

Summer Flashback: Ptown Carnival, Part 1

Summer Flashback: Ptown Carnival, Part 1

CULTURE | Aug 10
Provincetown Carnival attracts somewhere near 80,000 people to the town for the celebrations - something impossible in this year of COVID. The event was scheduled to begin this Friday. Here's a look back at carnival past - part 1 of 2.