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HIV Prevention Study Seeks Native American Male Participants
Seattle, WA

HIV Prevention Study Seeks Native American Male Participants

NEWS | Jun 20
The Virtual Two-Spirit project is a culturally-grounded, online HIV prevention intervention for Native American and Alaska Native men who have sex with men.

Coal Company Sues HBO's John Oliver for Defamation

Coal Company Sues HBO's John Oliver for Defamation

NEWS | Jun 22
Coal company Murray Energy has sued HBO and its Sunday-night host, John Oliver, for what it says was a "false and malicious broadcast" last Sunday evening.

Tim and Tyne Daly Set to Make First Stage Appearance Together

Tim and Tyne Daly Set to Make First Stage Appearance Together

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 22
Dorset Theatre Festival opens its 40th Anniversary Season with the World Premiere of Theresa Rebeck's "Downstairs," starring brother and sister Tim Daly and Tyne Daly, who will be appearing together for the first time on the stage.

After Outcry, an LGBT Survey Question is Restored by HHS

After Outcry, an LGBT Survey Question is Restored by HHS

NEWS | By Matt Sedensky | Jun 22
A question on sexuality slated for deletion from a federal survey has been restored, officials said Thursday, responding to an outcry from LGBT advocates who said the Trump administration was trying to erase data on their community.

Watch: Anti-Gay Preacher Not In On The Joke As He Gets Punked By Enthusiastic 'Follower'

Watch: Anti-Gay Preacher Not In On The Joke As He Gets Punked By Enthusiastic 'Follower'

NEWS | Jun 22
"There's a lot of gayness going on here," said an anti-LGBT preacher on the grounds of the University of California in San Diego. Unbeknownst to him, there was a lot of comedy going on too.

'Glee' Star Who Came Out as Trans Reveals New Identity

'Glee' Star Who Came Out as Trans Reveals New Identity

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 22
After coming out as transgender in a 2014 interview with Oprah, a star of the hit Fox musical-comedy "Glee" is revealing his new identity.

Watch: Australian Sports Host Apologizes for Transphobic Caitlyn Jenner Rant

Watch: Australian Sports Host Apologizes for Transphobic Caitlyn Jenner Rant

NEWS | Jun 22
An Australian sports TV host is apologizing after he came under fire for spewing a transphobic rant about Caitlyn Jenner.

Trump Typo 'Covfefe' is Subject of Gay Erotic Novel

Trump Typo 'Covfefe' is Subject of Gay Erotic Novel

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 22
Has the mystery of "Covfefe" finally been solved?

Shakina Nayfack (from 'Difficult People) Brings 'Manifest Pussy' to Oberon this Weekend

Shakina Nayfack (from 'Difficult People) Brings 'Manifest Pussy' to Oberon this Weekend

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 22
Oberon, the American Repertory Theater's (A.R.T.) second stage and club theater venue, presents Manifest Pussy, created and performed by Shakina Nayfack. Performances will be held on Friday, June 23 and Saturday, June 24 at Oberon, 2 Arrow St, Cambridge.

HIV-Positive Women with CMV Likelier to Pass AIDS Virus to Infants

HIV-Positive Women with CMV Likelier to Pass AIDS Virus to Infants

NEWS | Jun 22
HIV-positive women with cytomegalovirus in their urine at the time of labor and delivery are more than five times likelier than HIV-positive women without CMV to transmit HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, to their infants, according to a UCLA-led study.

PopUps: Is Madonna Dating Hunky International Male Model Kevin Sampaio?

PopUps: Is Madonna Dating Hunky International Male Model Kevin Sampaio?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 22
Reports from U.K. tabloids claim Madonna has ended things with her model boyfriend and is currently dating...another male model.


Entertainment

Seattle Men's Chorus Boldly Belts out Bette, Babs & Beyoncé for Pride Month
Seattle, WA

Seattle Men's Chorus Boldly Belts out Bette, Babs & Beyoncé for Pride Month

NATIONAL | Jun 19
Seattle Men's Chorus (SMC) proudly takes the McCaw Hall stage for Bette, Babs &Beyoncé, belting out many of the songs made famous by this beloved trio of divas: Bette Midler, Barbra Streisand, and Beyoncé Knowles.

Rita Ora on London Fire, Paying for Her Tour and 'Boy Band'

Rita Ora on London Fire, Paying for Her Tour and 'Boy Band'

CELEBRITIES | By Mesfin Fekadu | Jun 22
For British singer Rita Ora, this week is both emotional and exciting.


Business

A Look at Illinois' Budget Mess as Lawmakers Head to Capitol

A Look at Illinois' Budget Mess as Lawmakers Head to Capitol

FINANCE | By Sophia Tareen | Jun 22
Already holding the title for longest state budget stalemate, Illinois is poised to enter a third year without a spending plan as the feud between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrats controlling the Legislature drags on.


Technology

Google's Search Engine Aims to Become Employment Engine

Google's Search Engine Aims to Become Employment Engine

PERSONAL TECH | Jun 22
Job hunters are able to go to Google and see help-wanted listings that its search engine collects across the internet. The results aim to streamline such listings by eliminating duplicate jobs posted on different sites.


Finance

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

SAVING | By Beth J. Harpaz, Emily Swanson | Jun 20
Forget frequent flier miles, last-minute getaways and even road trips. Nearly half of Americans say they won't be taking a vacation this summer, mostly because they can't afford it.


Cars

Ford to Move Focus Production to China, Sees No U.S. Job Loss

Ford to Move Focus Production to China, Sees No U.S. Job Loss

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jun 22
Ford said Tuesday it plans to move production of its Ford Focus small car from the U.S. to China, where it already makes the Focus for Chinese buyers.


Style

Summer Vacation: Never Mind the Hike, Where's the Hammock?

Summer Vacation: Never Mind the Hike, Where's the Hammock?

FOOD/DRINK | By Emily Swanson and Beth J. Harpaz | Jun 22
Never mind the hike. Where's the hammock? A new poll about summer travel finds that the No. 1 thing Americans want to do on vacation is ... nothing.


Travel

Visiting Peru's Machu Picchu? New Restrictions Await

Visiting Peru's Machu Picchu? New Restrictions Await

Jun 22
Travelers wanting a glimpse of Peru's famed Machu Picchu will be restricted to visiting during morning or afternoon tours in a move aimed at conserving the site's archaeological splendor.


Nightlife

Rhode Island Pride's Illuminated Nighttime Parade :: June 17, 2017

Rhode Island Pride's Illuminated Nighttime Parade :: June 17, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 21
Rhode Island Pride's Nighttime Parade offered a fun time for all after the Festival and before the Club Parties started. If you haven't been to an Illuminated Parade you need to see this!