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After Controversial Stint on 'Canada's Drag Race,' Former Judge Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman Speaks Out

After Controversial Stint on 'Canada's Drag Race,' Former Judge Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman Speaks Out

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 16
Out actor Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman speaks out for the first time about his controversial time as a judge on "Canada's Drag Race" in a new interview.

Draft of Cuba's New Family Code Opens Door for Gay Marriage

Draft of Cuba's New Family Code Opens Door for Gay Marriage

NEWS | Sep 16
The draft of a new family code for Cuba released Wednesday proposes allowing same-sex couples to marry and adopt as well as giving children greater participation in decisions that affect them.

Elton John Postpones European Shows after Hip Injury

Elton John Postpones European Shows after Hip Injury

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 16
Elton John says he is postponing European dates on his world tour until 2023 so that he can have an operation on an injured hip.

White House Offers Nicki Minaj Call to Answer Vaccine Questions

White House Offers Nicki Minaj Call to Answer Vaccine Questions

ENTERTAINMENT | By Alexandra Jaffe | Sep 16
The White House offered to connect Nicki Minaj with one of the Biden administration's doctors to address her questions about the COVID-19 vaccine, after the Trinidadian-born rapper's erroneous tweet alleging the vaccine causes impotence went viral.

As COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates Rise, Religious Exemptions Grow

As COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates Rise, Religious Exemptions Grow

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Colleen Long, Andrew Demillo | Sep 16
An estimated 2,600 Los Angeles Police Department employees are citing religious objections to try to get out of the required COVID-19 vaccination. In Washington state, thousands of state workers are seeking similar exemptions.

FDA Strikes Cautious Tone Ahead of Vaccine Booster Meeting

FDA Strikes Cautious Tone Ahead of Vaccine Booster Meeting

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lauran Neergaard, Matthew Perrone | Sep 16
Influential government advisers will debate Friday if there's enough proof that a booster dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective — the first step toward deciding which Americans need one and when.

TIFF Riffs... The Best from the Toronto International Film Festival, Part One

TIFF Riffs... The Best from the Toronto International Film Festival, Part One

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Sep 16
While some of the major films at 46th Toronto International Film Festival are only being screened in person, there is plenty of excellent fare made available for critics. Here are some choices.

Watch: Megan Rapinoe, Julia Garner Sneak Friends Into Rihanna's Met Gala After Party

Watch: Megan Rapinoe, Julia Garner Sneak Friends Into Rihanna's Met Gala After Party

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 16
For celebrities and their posses, the only thing better than the Met Gala are the Met Gala after parties.

Watch: After Losing Calif. Governor Bid, Caitlyn Jenner Says She 'Can't Believe' Results

Watch: After Losing Calif. Governor Bid, Caitlyn Jenner Says She 'Can't Believe' Results

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 15
Caitlyn Jenner earned just one percent of votes in California's recall election.

Watch: Before he Wore Met Gala Black Dress, Troye Sivan Rocked a Jockstrap

Watch: Before he Wore Met Gala Black Dress, Troye Sivan Rocked a Jockstrap

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 15
Before he wore his sexy ankle-length black dress for the Met Gala, Troye Sivan took some pics in his hotel room as he got ready and posted the snaps to Instagram.


Business

Carnival CEO Discusses Cruise Lines, Pandemic and Politics

Carnival CEO Discusses Cruise Lines, Pandemic and Politics

By David Koenig | Sep 15
Carnival Corp., once a $21 billion company, saw revenue plunge to zero overnight last year when the pandemic shut down the cruise industry. It's CEO Arnold Donald's job to navigate uncharted waters for the cruise giant, which operates nine brands.


Technology

Apple's Next iPhone Mirrors Last Year's, Adds More Storage

Apple's Next iPhone Mirrors Last Year's, Adds More Storage

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Liedtke | Sep 14
Apple unveiled its next iPhone line-up, including a model that offers twice the storage available in earlier versions and other modest upgrades to last year's editions that proved to be a big hit among consumers.


Finance

5 Ways to Rein in Impulse Spending

5 Ways to Rein in Impulse Spending

By Melissa Lambarena, NerdWallet | Sep 12
When the nonessentials threaten to put your finances in jeopardy, it's important to keep your financial goals on track. Here are five strategies to help you navigate impulse spending.


Cars

Edmunds Separates Fact from Fiction about Green Cars

Edmunds Separates Fact from Fiction about Green Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Mark Takahashi of Edmunds | Sep 11
With all the developments in the auto industry you may think your next car will be electric. The experts at Edmunds examin some of the most prevalent EV myths.


Style

Sand, Catan, Piñatas Lead Toy Hall of Fame Finalists

Sand, Catan, Piñatas Lead Toy Hall of Fame Finalists

HOME | Sep 16
Cabbage Patch Kids are up for a spot in the National Toy Hall of Fame along with Battleship, Risk, The Settlers of Catan, Mahjong and billiards, as well as the piñata, American Girl Dolls, Masters of the Universe and Fisher-Price Corn Popper.


Health/Fitness

The Life-Saving Impact of Transgender-Affirming Addiction Recovery Treatment

The Life-Saving Impact of Transgender-Affirming Addiction Recovery Treatment

HEALTH | By Merryn Johns | Sep 15
Where does a trans man still dealing with his gender confirmation treatment go to be treated for alcohol addiction? Inspire Recovery offers LGBTQ+-affirming care, which can make all the difference in maintaining long-term sobriety.