Gay Atlantic City: The Latest

Candidate: Michigan City Should Be As White 'As Possible'

Candidate: Michigan City Should Be As White 'As Possible'

NEWS | Aug 24
A city council candidate in Michigan said Friday she has no plans to end her campaign after shocking a public forum when she said she wants to keep her community white "as much as possible."

Pop Culturing: 'On Becoming a God in Central Florida,' with Kirsten Dunst, is a Bonkers Ride

Pop Culturing: 'On Becoming a God in Central Florida,' with Kirsten Dunst, is a Bonkers Ride

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 23
"On Becoming a God in Central Florida," starring Kirsten Dunst and debuting on Showtime Sunday, is a twisted take on the American dream.

PopUps: Justin Bieber Shows Off 'Impeccable' Style

PopUps: Justin Bieber Shows Off 'Impeccable' Style

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 23
Taking to Instagram earlier this week, pop star Justin Bieber shared a few photos with his fans, declaring his "style is impeccable."

Printer Who Nixed Gay Pride Shirt Goes to Ky. Supreme Court

Printer Who Nixed Gay Pride Shirt Goes to Ky. Supreme Court

NEWS | Aug 23
A Kentucky print shop owner who refused to make a gay pride T-shirt argued before the Kentucky Supreme Court that he shouldn't be compelled to promote messages that go against his religious beliefs.

Special Prosecutor Named to Look into Jussie Smollett Case

Special Prosecutor Named to Look into Jussie Smollett Case

NEWS | By Michael Tarm | Aug 23
A Chicago judge on Friday named a special prosecutor to look into why state prosecutors abruptly dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett that accused him of staging a racist, anti-gay attack against himself.

Revived 'Designated Survivor' Shows How TV World has Changed

Revived 'Designated Survivor' Shows How TV World has Changed

ENTERTAINMENT | By David Bauder | Aug 23
Anthony Edwards walks briskly through the White House in the opening scene of Netflix's "Designated Survivor," spraying comments and commands to the people he comes across as the camera wheels through the set to keep up.

'Trump of the Tropics' Yanks Funding for LGBTQ Films

'Trump of the Tropics' Yanks Funding for LGBTQ Films

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 23
Brazil's autocratic president has announced that the government of that nation will no longer provide funds for movies with LGBTQ content.

Ohio Man, 18, Indicted for Terroristic 'Army of Christ' Mass Shooting Threats

Ohio Man, 18, Indicted for Terroristic 'Army of Christ' Mass Shooting Threats

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 23
An 18-year-old Ohio man who posted threats online under the moniker "Army of Christ" about mass shootings targeting a gay bar and a Planned Parenthood clinic has been indicted by a Federal grand jury.

Watch: 'Riverdale' Actor K.J. Apa Stars in Trailer for Christian Film 'I Still Believe'

Watch: 'Riverdale' Actor K.J. Apa Stars in Trailer for Christian Film 'I Still Believe'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 23
Most people may know New Zealand actor K.J. Apa as Archie Andrew in the moody and sexy teen series "Riverdale" but the young celeb has found a new role: Starring in the new Christian film "I Still Believe."

Molly to Treat PTSD? Some Experts Say Yes

Molly to Treat PTSD? Some Experts Say Yes

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Will Stone | Aug 23
Scientists are testing how pharmaceutical-grade MDMA can be used in combination with psychotherapy to help patients with a severe form of PTSD that has not responded to other treatments.


News

Buttigieg's Campaign Still Struggling to Connect with African-American Voters?

Buttigieg's Campaign Still Struggling to Connect with African-American Voters?

POLITICS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 23
Pete Buttigieg's campaign has struggled to reach African-American voters. A recent campaign event in a historically African-American neighborhood that drew mostly whites was a reminder of that persistent disconnect.


Entertainment

 Review :: John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum

Review :: John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum

MOVIES | By Kevin Taft | Aug 23
Cartoonish and over-the-top as expected, the third chapter in the John Wick franchise impresses with its fight choreography, but proves that there can be too much of a good thing.


Business

After 45 Years, G-7 Endures Despite the Trump Tweets

After 45 Years, G-7 Endures Despite the Trump Tweets

FINANCE | By David McHugh | Aug 23
For the 45th year in a row, seven of the most powerful people in the world will get together for an informal summit that has weathered everything from the Cold War through the global financial crisis to U.S. President Donald Trump's Twitter feed.


Technology

Climate Change Turns Arctic into Strategic, Economic Hotspot

Climate Change Turns Arctic into Strategic, Economic Hotspot

SCIENCE | By David Rising | Aug 24
When Donald Trump floated the idea of buying Greenland, it was met with derision, seen as an inappropriate approach of an erstwhile ally. But it might also be an Aladdin's Cave of oil, natural gas and rare earth minerals just waiting to be tapped.


Finance

A Brush With a Notorious Cat, My Rabies Education and the Big Bill That Followed

A Brush With a Notorious Cat, My Rabies Education and the Big Bill That Followed

HEALTH | By Caitlin Hillyard | Aug 22
What I learned, besides fascinating facts about rabies, its transmission and the horrible ways one can die from it, was that any one of us is a mere cat scratch away from financial peril if we aren't lucky enough to have good health insurance.


Style

Off the Hook: California King Salmon Rebounds

Off the Hook: California King Salmon Rebounds

FOOD/DRINK | By Terence Chea | Aug 23
The salmon rebound comes after three years of extremely low catches that resulted from poor ocean conditions and California's five-year drought, which drained the state's rivers and reservoirs.


Health/Fitness

U.N. Says Don't Worry About Drinking Microplastics in Water

U.N. Says Don't Worry About Drinking Microplastics in Water

HEALTH | By Jamey Keaten, Maria Cheng | Aug 23
The World Health Organization says the levels of microplastics in drinking water don't appear to be risky, but that research has been spotty and more is needed into their effects on the environment and health.


Travel

My 'LGBTQIAPK' Week at Sea with VACAYA

My 'LGBTQIAPK' Week at Sea with VACAYA

By Matthew Wexler | Aug 23
VACAYA's inaugural cruise offered a catch-all for queer travelers. Here's one guest's experience of his week at sea.


Nightlife

'RuPaul' Stars Headline 22nd Annual Gay Days at Disneyland

'RuPaul' Stars Headline 22nd Annual Gay Days at Disneyland

For its 22nd year, the event is expected to attract more than 30,000 LGBT park-hoppers from California and all over the country. They will enjoy Disneyland in a way that it can only be experienced during Gay Days.