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How Will We Know That a COVID-19 Vaccine is Safe and Effective?

How Will We Know That a COVID-19 Vaccine is Safe and Effective?

HEALTH/FITNESS | Sep 23

According to one expert, it's likely that not just one but several of the competing COVID-19 vaccines will be shown to be safe and effective by the end of 2020. But which one should you receive, if any?

Not His First Time at the Rodeo — Photographer Reconnects with His Cowboy Past

Not His First Time at the Rodeo — Photographer Reconnects with His Cowboy Past

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 23

Photographer Luke Gilford is often seen in public dressed as a cowboy, a nod to his Colorado roots. But it wasn't until he came across the Int. Gay Rodeo Association did he realize he could reconcile his queer identity with the macho image of the cowboy.I

Disney Delays 'Black Widow,' Spielberg's 'West Side Story'

Disney Delays 'Black Widow,' Spielberg's 'West Side Story'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Sep 23

The Walt Disney Co. has further postponed its next mega-movies from Marvel, including "Black Widow," while also postponing Steven Spielberg's "West Side Story" a full year in the company's latest recalibration due to the pandemic.

1 Officer Indicted in Breonna Taylor Case; Not for Her Death

1 Officer Indicted in Breonna Taylor Case; Not for Her Death

NEWS | Sep 23

A Kentucky grand jury on Wednesday indicted a single former police officer for shooting into neighboring apartments but did not move forward with charges against any officers for their role in Breonna Taylor's death.

Actors Who Played Brothers on Long-Running UK Soap Talk About Dating in Real Life

Actors Who Played Brothers on Long-Running UK Soap Talk About Dating in Real Life

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 23

Two actors who played brothers on the long-running British soap opera "Emmerdale" are opening up about the real-life relationship.

Atlanta Pride Announces 2020 Virtual Programming

Atlanta Pride Announces 2020 Virtual Programming

NEWS | Sep 23

Earlier this year, due to concerns around COVID-19, the APC announced that the 50th anniversary festival would be a virtual event. In spite of this change, there is a fantastic lineup of programming that they will stream!

Battle Rages Inside Hospitals Over How COVID Strikes and Kills

Battle Rages Inside Hospitals Over How COVID Strikes and Kills

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Robert Lewis, Christina Jewett | Sep 23

Front-line health care workers are locked in a heated dispute with many infection control specialists and hospital administrators over how the novel coronavirus is spread ? and therefore, what level of protective gear is appropriate.

Out on Film Announces Late Breaking Additions for the Film Festival

Out on Film Announces Late Breaking Additions for the Film Festival

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 23

Out on Film presented by WarnerMedia has announced the late-breaking additions to the already impressive lineup of films and events for the 33rd edition of the Atlanta-based LGBTQIA+ film festival.

Roberts: Ginsburg was 'Tough, Brave, a Fighter, a Winner'

Roberts: Ginsburg was 'Tough, Brave, a Fighter, a Winner'

NEWS | By Mark Sherman and Matthew Barakat | Sep 23

Chief Justice John Roberts says the words that best describe the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg are "tough, brave, a fighter, a winner" but also "thoughtful, careful, compassionate, honest."

Miranda July Dreams Up a Con Family in 'Kajillionaire'

Miranda July Dreams Up a Con Family in 'Kajillionaire'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Sep 23

Miranda July doesn't seem to have fair-weather fans. There are those who are obsessed. And there are those who don't know who she is. There is no in between.

News

200,000 Dead as Trump Vilifies Science, Prioritizes Politics

200,000 Dead as Trump Vilifies Science, Prioritizes Politics

NEWS | By Jason Dearen | Sep 23

Over the past six months, the Trump administration has prioritized politics over science at key moments, refusing to follow expert advice that might have contained the spread of the virus and COVID-19, the disease it causes.

Entertainment

The Aggie and the Ecstasy: An Interview with Filmmaker Catherine Gund

The Aggie and the Ecstasy: An Interview with Filmmaker Catherine Gund

ENTERTAINMENT | By Gregg Shapiro | Sep 23

Lesbian documentary filmmaker Catherine Gund has an exceptional eye for subject matter when it comes to her movie projects. The subject of her new doc "Aggie" is about her mother; art collector-philanthropist Agnes Gund.

Business

US Hotel Industry Projects Further Lay-Offs Amid Pandemic

US Hotel Industry Projects Further Lay-Offs Amid Pandemic

BUSINESS | Sep 23

A new study reveals 68 percent of hotels have less than half of their typical, pre-crisis staff working full time, and without further governmental assistance, 74 percent of respondents said they would be forced to lay off additional employees.

Technology

New App Connects HIV-Positive People During Pandemic

New App Connects HIV-Positive People During Pandemic

TECHNOLOGY | Sep 23

Have you saturated your swipe quotient? Start exercising those fingers because there's a new app in town, focusing on the HIV-positive community.

Finance

Without RBG, Judicial Threats to the ACA, Reproductive Rights Heighten

Without RBG, Judicial Threats to the ACA, Reproductive Rights Heighten

FINANCE | By Julie Rovner | Sep 22

"He doesn't want to crush the virus. He wants to crush the Affordable Care Act," says House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of President Trump. Will his wish come true with a shift in the Supreme Court?

Cars

Tesla CEO Elon Musk's Next Big Bet Rides on Better Batteries

Tesla CEO Elon Musk's Next Big Bet Rides on Better Batteries

CARS | By Michael Liedtke and Tom Krisher | Sep 23

Tesla is working on new battery technology that CEO Elon Musk says will enable the company within the next three years to make more affordable cars that can travel dramatically longer distances on a single charge.

Style

The 10 Best Coffee Cities in America, Revealed

The 10 Best Coffee Cities in America, Revealed

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Sep 23

Have you been leaning into your java fix the past six months? You're not alone. The average coffee drinker consuming more than three cups per day. Here are the country's top coffee cities according to a new study.

Health/Fitness

'Unfathomable': Coronavirus US Death Toll Tops 200K

'Unfathomable': Coronavirus US Death Toll Tops 200K

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Carla K. Johnson | Sep 23

The number of dead is equivalent to a 9/11 attack every day for 67 days. It is roughly equal to the population of Salt Lake City or Huntsville, Alabama.

Travel

Your Ultimate LGBTQ Fall Travel Guide

Your Ultimate LGBTQ Fall Travel Guide

SPONSORED CONTENT | Sep 22

Are you ready for a weekend getaway? We've canvassed the country, looking for the best LGBTQ-friendly fall vacations. Check out our top picks — no passport required!

Nightlife

11 Men in a Tub? Adult Filmmaker Flaunts British Regulations with New Shoot

11 Men in a Tub? Adult Filmmaker Flaunts British Regulations with New Shoot

NIGHTLIFE | Sep 20

Adult Filmmeister Michael Lucas took his latest shoot on the road — to Nottingham, England to be precise, and appears to have flaunted Britain's COVID-19 guidelines.