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From Streaming on HBO Max to a Broadway Musical, Fran Drescher Talks 'The Nanny'

From Streaming on HBO Max to a Broadway Musical, Fran Drescher Talks 'The Nanny'

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 13
Fran Drescher came up with the idea for "The Nanny" in the early 1990s, and the series ran 6 years. This month, it has found a home on HBO Max. Its star talks about the show, its new home and a new musical based on it.

Watch: Chris Crocker's 'Leave Britney Alone!' Video Could Fetch $21,000

Watch: Chris Crocker's 'Leave Britney Alone!' Video Could Fetch $21,000

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Apr 13
The viral YouTuber is selling the moment as a non-fungible token (NFT) to the highest bidder.

Poll: 15% of Americans Worse Off a Year into Pandemic

Poll: 15% of Americans Worse Off a Year into Pandemic

NEWS | By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Apr 13
While most Americans have weathered the pandemic financially, about 38 million say they are worse off now than before the outbreak began in the U.S.

Watch: Bowen Yang Nails the Gayest Character this 'SNL' Season with Hilarious Take on Titanic's Iceberg

Watch: Bowen Yang Nails the Gayest Character this 'SNL' Season with Hilarious Take on Titanic's Iceberg

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 13
"Saturday Night Live" had one of its best episodes this past weekend with plenty of transgressive skits...but what stole the show was Bowen Yang's hilarious take on the very gay iceberg who sank the Titanic.

PopUps: Gaga Thanks Fans Who Got 'Artpop' to Chart Amid Campaign for Album's Sequel

PopUps: Gaga Thanks Fans Who Got 'Artpop' to Chart Amid Campaign for Album's Sequel

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 13
Lady Gaga is thanking fans who are trying to get the pop star to release a so-called sequel to her third album "Artpop," which came out in 2013, after it re-entered the top charts on iTunes this week.

Family of Gay 14-Year-Old Who Died by Suicide is Suing School

Family of Gay 14-Year-Old Who Died by Suicide is Suing School

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 13
The family of a gay Alabama teen who committed suicide in 2019 is bringing suit against the Huntsville City Schools system.

'Montero' by Lil Nas X Hits #1 in Saudi Arabia

'Montero' by Lil Nas X Hits #1 in Saudi Arabia

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 13
It's not just America that Lil Nas X has taken by storm with his latest single, the proudly gay "MONTERO (Call Me by Your Name)." He's notched a Number One hit in Saudi Arabia, where being LGBTQ is illegal.

Watch: 'RuPaul's Drag Race UK' Contestant A'Whora Bursts Out of 15-Foot Padlock

Watch: 'RuPaul's Drag Race UK' Contestant A'Whora Bursts Out of 15-Foot Padlock

STYLE | Apr 13
Now, that's how you break out of lockdown! "RuPaul's Drag Race UK" contestant A'Whora burst out of a giant 15-foot rose gold padlock in East London to celebrate the easing of lockdown restrictions.

Leslie Jordan 'Too Famous' after COVID Instagram Posts

Leslie Jordan 'Too Famous' after COVID Instagram Posts

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 13
Leslie Jordan's comedic anecdotes went viral after he posted them to Instagram in a series of COVID lockdown videos. Now, the out actor jokes, he's gotten "too famous" to go out to gay nightspots.

6 Great Vacation Ideas For Vaccinated Travelers Over 65

6 Great Vacation Ideas For Vaccinated Travelers Over 65

NEWS | By Becky Pokora | Apr 13
Finally, the chance to travel is right around the corner. Not everywhere is open yet, but enough places are that you have a few options if and when you're ready to resume traveling again.


News

What You Need To Know As A Co-Signer

What You Need To Know As A Co-Signer

NATIONAL | By Kiah Treece | Apr 13
If you've been asked to co-sign on a loan, it's vital to first understand how co-signing works and what your responsibilities will be under the arrangement.


Business

California's ArcLight and Pacific Theaters to Close for Good

California's ArcLight and Pacific Theaters to Close for Good

NATIONAL | By Lindsey Bahr | Apr 13
Pacific Theaters, which operates some 300 screens in California, including the beloved ArcLight theaters and the historic Cinerama Dome in Hollywood, said Monday that it will not be reopening.


Technology

Tweaked COVID Vaccines in Testing Aim to Fend Off Variants

Tweaked COVID Vaccines in Testing Aim to Fend Off Variants

HEALTH | By Lauran Neergaard | Apr 13
Dozens of Americans are rolling up their sleeves for a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine -- this time, shots tweaked to guard against a worrisome mutated version of the virus.


Finance

6 Ways to Increase Your Social Security Benefits

6 Ways to Increase Your Social Security Benefits

NATIONAL | By Emily Guy Birken | Apr 9
Unlike investment portfolios, annuities or pensions, Social Security is the only retirement income that is guaranteed for life and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States government.


Cars

GM's Cruise to Operate All-Electric Driverless Cars in Dubai

GM's Cruise to Operate All-Electric Driverless Cars in Dubai

AUTO NEWS | Apr 13
Dubai said Monday that U.S. self-driving car company Cruise will become the first to operate autonomous taxis and ride-hailing services in the United Arab Emirates city of more than three million people.


Style

Frayed or Fab? 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season Recap: Symone

Frayed or Fab? 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season Recap: Symone

FASHION | By Matthew Wexler | Apr 12
Symone owned the runway this season, using it to her advantage to display high fashion, advocate for social justice, and embrace her cultural identity. Emotions occasionally got the best of her, but she's made it to the finale —┬ábut can Symone win?


Health/Fitness

India Reels Amid Virus Surge, Affecting World Vaccine Supply

India Reels Amid Virus Surge, Affecting World Vaccine Supply

INTERNATIONAL | By Sheikh Saaliq, Aniruddha Ghosal | Apr 13
The surge, which can be seen across India, is particularly alarming because the country is a major vaccine producer and a critical supplier to the U.N.-backed COVAX initiative