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Virgin Holidays Announces First-Ever Pride Flight
Buffalo, NY

Virgin Holidays Announces First-Ever Pride Flight

TRAVEL | Oct 15
Together with Virgin Atlantic, the airline is staging the UK's first-ever Pride Flight from London to NYC in June 2019 to celebrate World Pride, including special host Tituss Burgess and other glittering guests.

Director Bryan Singer Takes Aim at Upcoming Esquire Piece Calling it 'False'

Director Bryan Singer Takes Aim at Upcoming Esquire Piece Calling it 'False'

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 15
Director Bryan Singer is getting ahead of an upcoming Esquire piece that the filmmaker says will be negative and is a "reckless disregard for the truth."

Watch: Lindsey Graham Responds to Chelsea Handler's National Coming Out Day Tweet

Watch: Lindsey Graham Responds to Chelsea Handler's National Coming Out Day Tweet

NEWS | Oct 15
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is responding to comedian Chelsea Handler, who fired off a tweet suggesting the lawmaker come out as gay on National Coming Out Day last week.

Warren's DNA Test: 'Pocahontas' Pushback, Possible 2020 Prep

Warren's DNA Test: 'Pocahontas' Pushback, Possible 2020 Prep

NEWS | By Laurie Kellman | Oct 15
Sen. Elizabeth Warren's release Monday of a DNA analysis that she does indeed have Native American ancestry is a pointed pushback to Donald Trump's derisive nickname for her.

Hate Crime? Openly Gay Candidate Reportedly Harassed with Vandalism, Epithet

Hate Crime? Openly Gay Candidate Reportedly Harassed with Vandalism, Epithet

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 15
Anti-gay vandalism targeted an openly gay Democratic City Council candidate in Redwood City, California. Police are investigating the incident as a hate crime.

50 Unfollow Openly Gay British Athlete After He Posts Pic of Gay, Married Peck

50 Unfollow Openly Gay British Athlete After He Posts Pic of Gay, Married Peck

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 15
The shocker wasn't that very openly gay British Olympic race walker Tom Bosworth took to Instagram to post a photo of himself giving his husband a peck on the lips; the shocker was that 50 followers hastily unfollowed him.

The Lessons After Threats Drive a Black Legislator to Quit

The Lessons After Threats Drive a Black Legislator to Quit

BUSINESS | By Lisa Rathke | Oct 15
Voters in this very liberal, very white state made Kiah Morris a pioneer when in 2014 they elected her as its first black female legislator. Not long after, another Vermont surfaced: racist threats that eventually forced her to leave office.

Netflix Deal Could Boost All Parts of New Mexico

Netflix Deal Could Boost All Parts of New Mexico

BUSINESS | Oct 15
Over the course of 12 months, the U.S. Army discharged more than 500 immigrant enlistees who were recruited across the globe for their language or medical skills and promised a fast track to citizenship.

Army Expelled 500 Immigrant Recruits in 1 Year

Army Expelled 500 Immigrant Recruits in 1 Year

BUSINESS | By Martha Mendoza and Garance Burke | Oct 15
Over the course of 12 months, the U.S. Army discharged more than 500 immigrant enlistees who were recruited across the globe for their language or medical skills and promised a fast track to citizenship.

In New Interview, Adam Rippon Says He was Called Gay Slur for Holding Hands with BF

In New Interview, Adam Rippon Says He was Called Gay Slur for Holding Hands with BF

NEWS | Oct 15
In a new interview with Attitude magazine, Olympic figure skater opened up about recently being hit with anti-gay rhetoric.

Abrams Makes Historic Appearance at Atlanta LGBT Parade

Abrams Makes Historic Appearance at Atlanta LGBT Parade

NEWS | Oct 15
Stacey Abrams has become the first major-party nominee for the Georgia governorship to participate in the Atlanta Pride Parade, one of the largest LGBT parades in the Southeast.


News

Episcopal Church Confronts Past Role in Sexual Exploitation

Episcopal Church Confronts Past Role in Sexual Exploitation

RELIGION | By David Crary | Oct 15
With striking displays of candor, the Episcopal Church is acknowledging the potency of the #MeToo movement by officially lamenting its past role in sexual exploitation and pledging steps to combat it.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Resident - The Complete Season One
Buffalo, NY

Review :: The Resident - The Complete Season One

TELEVISION | By Michael Cox | Oct 15
Now out on DVD, Season One of this medical drama provides all the heart-stopping and heart-warming moments that you expect, while also exploring the malfeasance lurking under the lifesaving.

 Review :: Troye Sivan. Wang Theatre/Boston. October 12, 2018

Review :: Troye Sivan. Wang Theatre/Boston. October 12, 2018

MUSIC | By Christopher Ehlers | Oct 15
"Let's turn this gorgeous theater into a club," ordered Troye Sivan from the stage of Boch Center's Wang Theatre Friday night as his Bloom Tour arrived in Boston. And for the next 90 minutes, the crowd of over three thousand was happy to oblige.


Finance

Staying Warm This Winter May Cost More for American Families

Staying Warm This Winter May Cost More for American Families

HOME | By David Sharp | Oct 13
The cost of staying warm this winter is going to grow for the average American, and it's going to be especially painful for those who rely on heating oil, a federal agency said.


Cars

European Officials Seek Tougher Emissions Rules for Cars

AUTO NEWS | By David McHugh | Oct 11
European Union officials are working on tougher car emissions standards aimed at fighting global warming — but which the auto industry cautions could hurt workers and consumers.


Style

5 Rum Cocktails to Spice Up Your Fall

5 Rum Cocktails to Spice Up Your Fall

FOOD/DRINK | Oct 15
To celebrate fall's return, Candela Mamajuana spiced rum shares five recipes to keep you toasty as the temperatures drop.


Health/Fitness

Dementia and Guns: When Should Doctors Intervene?

Dementia and Guns: When Should Doctors Intervene?

HEALTH | By Melissa Bailey | Oct 12
Some patients refuse to answer. Many doctors don't ask. As the number of Americans with dementia rises, health professionals are grappling with when and how to pose the question: "Do you have guns at home?"


Travel

Scholars Say U.S. Lacks Latinx Historical Sites and Landmarks

Scholars Say U.S. Lacks Latinx Historical Sites and Landmarks

By Russell Contreras | Oct 15
Across the U.S, many sites historically connected to key moments in Latinx civil rights lie forgotten, decaying or endanger of quietly dissolving into the past without acknowledgment.


Nightlife

Gay Days Anaheim Plunge! Pool Party :: October 7, 2018

Gay Days Anaheim Plunge! Pool Party :: October 7, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Oct 12
Many people came together to take the Plunge at Gay Days Anaheim's annual pool party. There was a pirate, mermaids, cool drinks and fun friends. Check out these photos.