Gay Seattle: The Latest

Tech Company Settles Transgender Discrimination Complaint

NEWS | May 5
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says a technology services company working in Minnesota has agreed to pay $140,000 to settle a transgender discrimination complaint.

Only in Florida: Woman Tells Cops KFC Sandwiches 'Contained Semen'

NEWS | May 5
A Florida woman contacted police this week to report her chicken sandwiches from KFC allegedly "contained semen," a police report obtained by The Smoking Gun states.

Man Named Avril Lavigne Arrested for Not Registering as Sex Offender

NEWS | May 5
Police from Portland, Ore. arrested a man, who legally changed his name to Avril Lavigne, Tuesday for failing to register as a sex offender.

Cyndi Lauper Kicks Off Her Detour Tour in Nashville

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 5
On May 9, iconic performer and musical chameleon Cyndi Lauper kicks off her Detour Tour in support of her upcoming studio album "Detour," available May 6 on Sire Records.

Dolly Parton To Stream Homecoming Parade on Facebook

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 5
On Friday, May 6, Dolly Parton's Homecoming Parade winds through Pigeon Forge. And now, you can watch as they live stream the parade from Dolly's float!

Reid Ewing Teams Up With SAMHSA To Help Mentally Ill Youth

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 5
Actor Reid Ewing of the ABC hit series "Modern Family" will join the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to celebrate National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day on Thursday, May 5, at the Jack Morton Auditorium in DC.

Jodie Foster Finally Gets Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 5
Despite a long career in acting, starting when she was just three years old, Oscar-winning actress Jodie Foster has never been honored with her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

After Responding to Escort Ad, Idaho Man Viciously Killed

NEWS | May 5
A gay man from Idaho was brutally beaten to death and robbed last week after responding to a male escort ad online.

Candace Cameron Bure Helps Kick Off 'Eating Recovery Day'

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | May 5
On Tuesday, May 3, Candace Cameron Bure and Eating Recovery Center (ERC) hosted the first-ever "Eating Recovery Day" to discuss the pervasive nature of eating disorders and to inspire hope for recovery for those who are suffering.

Watch: Randy Rainbow Sends Up Cruz, Kasich With 'GOP Dropout' Videos

NEWS | May 5
Randy Rainbow's "GOP Dropout" song parody series ended Thursday with dual entries for failed presidential hopefuls Ted Cruz and John Kasich.


News

FDA Launches Campaign to Prevent and Reduce Smoking Among LGBT Young Adults

NATIONAL | May 5
Of the more than 2 million LGBT young adults in the U.S., more than 800,000 smoke occasionally. "This Free Life" campaign encourages lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young adults to live tobacco free.


Entertainment

Review :: Hopelessness

MUSIC | By Noe Kamelamela | May 5
ANOHNI ruminates on the choices we've made as a society through inaction or ignorance and has made music about causes and effects.


Business

4 Reasons Why Aeropostale Lost Its Cool

CORPORATE | By Anne D'Innocenzio | May 5
Aeropostale Inc., once a popular mall destination for teens, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, becoming the latest victim in the fast-changing retail landscape.


Technology

Dish Techs Now to Fix iPhones

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jasdanun | May 5
When Dish technicians aren't busy installing satellite TV services in people's homes, they'll be making house calls to replace iPhone batteries and broken screens.


Cars

Auto Sales Hit April Record on Trucks and SUVs

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin | May 5
America's love of trucks and SUVs helped push the auto industry to its best April ever, with most automakers reporting healthy increases.


Travel

Insider Tips for Changing Flights for Free

By Scott Mayerowitz | May 5
Savvy travelers realize that sometimes schedule changes - usually an hour or more - allow the freedom to make itinerary adjustments without paying hundreds of dollars in fees.


Nightlife

Dance to Unite 3rd Annual Benefit Features Debbie Harry

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | May 3
On Tuesday, May 3, Dance to Unite presents the 3rd Annual Benefit: One Way or Another featuring live music from Debbie Harry at Avenues: The World School, located in Chelsea.