Gay Atlantic City: The Latest

Emmy Nominees Getting Ready for Sunday's Big Night

Emmy Nominees Getting Ready for Sunday's Big Night

ENTERTAINMENT | By Michael Cidoni Lennox | Sep 21
This is the time of year when the cast of HBO's "Veep" would usually be shooting a new season. Now that the show is done, actor Tony Hale says they'll have to settle for getting together at the Emmy Awards.

Big Rise in US Mass Shooting Tips Poses Challenge for Police

Big Rise in US Mass Shooting Tips Poses Challenge for Police

NEWS | By Lisa Marie Pane and Stefanie Dazio | Sep 21
In the weeks since three high-profile shootings in three states took the lives of more than two dozen people in just one week in August, law enforcement authorities nationwide reported a spike in tips.

Steak, Beer And Politics: 2020 Democrats Descend on Iow

Steak, Beer And Politics: 2020 Democrats Descend on Iow

NEWS | By Alexandra Jaffe and Thomas Beaumont | Sep 21
When Barack Obama marched into the 2007 Iowa steak fry flanked by 1,000 supporters, skeptical Iowans were put on notice that he could win the state's caucus.

Rep. Joe Kennedy Formally Announces US Senate Campaign

Rep. Joe Kennedy Formally Announces US Senate Campaign

NEWS | By Steve LeBlanc | Sep 21
U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III formally declared his candidacy for the U.S. Senate on Saturday, becoming the first member of the Kennedy political dynasty to bid for the upper chamber of Congress since Edward M. Kennedy in 1962.

Jonathan Van Ness Wants to Talk About his HIV Status

Jonathan Van Ness Wants to Talk About his HIV Status

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 21
When fans of "Queer Eye's" Jonathan Van Ness read his upcoming memoir "Over the Top," due out on September 24, they will likely be surprised by his frankness, which includes the disclosure that he is HIV+.

Uptick Seen in Rare Mosquito-Borne Virus in Some U.S. States

Uptick Seen in Rare Mosquito-Borne Virus in Some U.S. States

TECHNOLOGY | By Mike Stobbe and Jennifer McDermott | Sep 21
The number of U.S. deaths and illnesses from a rare mosquito-borne virus are higher than usual this year, health officials report.

In New Book, 'Younger' Star Nico Tortorella Identifies as Queer, Shares Ashton Kutcher Story

In New Book, 'Younger' Star Nico Tortorella Identifies as Queer, Shares Ashton Kutcher Story

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 21
"Younger" star Nico Tortorella has a new book in which the actor opens up about sexuality, gender, their love life, substance abuse and run-ins with celebrities, including Ashton Kutcher.

'House Hunters' Host Suzanne Whang Dies at 57

'House Hunters' Host Suzanne Whang Dies at 57

NEWS | Sep 21
Suzanne Whang, whose smooth, calm voice provided the narration for HGTV's "House Hunters" for years, has died. She was 57.

One-Third of Americans Believe They Can Get an STD From a Toilet

One-Third of Americans Believe They Can Get an STD From a Toilet

A third of Americans incorrectly believe you can get a sexually-transmitted disease (STD) from a public toilet seat, according to new research.

Producer Brian Grazer Traces his Success in 'Face To Face'

Producer Brian Grazer Traces his Success in 'Face To Face'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mike Cidoni Lennox | Sep 21
Brian Grazer says that if weren't for Eminem making eye contact with him during a tense meeting a few years ago, the rap film "8 Mile" probably wouldn't exist.


News

Hong Kong Protesters Burn Flag, Police Fire Pepper Spray

Hong Kong Protesters Burn Flag, Police Fire Pepper Spray

INTERNATIONAL | Sep 21
Protesters in Hong Kong burned a Chinese flag and police fired pepper spray Saturday in renewed clashes over grievances by the anti-government demonstrators.


Entertainment

 Review :: Where Do We Go From Here?

Review :: Where Do We Go From Here?

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 21
Writer-director Anthony Meindl puts a human face — a group of human faces, actually — on the epidemic of gun violence that plagues the United States with this anthology film, in which three parallel stories unfold while historic tragedies loom.


Business

Liz Weston: The 6 Biggest Retirement Mistakes, and 1 Defense

Liz Weston: The 6 Biggest Retirement Mistakes, and 1 Defense

FINANCE | By Liz Westonston, Nerdwallet | Sep 21
I regularly hear from people in or near retirement who misunderstand how Social Security works, dramatically underestimate life expectancies or fail to plan for big expenses, such as long-term care or taxes.


Technology

Where Have the Wild Birds Gone? 3 Billion Fewer Than 1970

Where Have the Wild Birds Gone? 3 Billion Fewer Than 1970

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein and Christina Larson | Sep 21
North America's skies are lonelier and quieter as nearly 3 billion fewer wild birds soar in the air than in 1970, a comprehensive study shows.


Cars

AP Source: GM's Offer to UAW Would Add Lower-Paying Jobs

AP Source: GM's Offer to UAW Would Add Lower-Paying Jobs

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Sep 20
A General Motors offer to invest $7 billion in U.S. facilities includes $2 billion from joint ventures and suppliers for new plants that would pay workers less than the top union wage, a person briefed on the matter said.


Style

Milan Fashion: J-Lo Struts Updated Jungle Dress at Versace

Milan Fashion: J-Lo Struts Updated Jungle Dress at Versace

CELEBRITIES | By Colleen Barry | Sep 21
Jennifer Lopez won Milan Fashion Week on Friday, wowing the crowd at Versace when she emerged wearing a version of the jungle dress that nearly broke the internet almost 20 years ago.


Health/Fitness

Will Combo Pill Catch On in U.S. to Prevent Heart Attacks?

Will Combo Pill Catch On in U.S. to Prevent Heart Attacks?

SCIENCE | By Carla K. Johnson | Sep 20
A cheap, daily pill that combines four drugs has been tested for the first time in the United States to see if it works as well among low-income Americans as it has in other countries to treat conditions leading to heart attacks and strokes.


Travel

Carnaval des Couleurs Annonces Preliminary Lineup of Activities

Carnaval des Couleurs Annonces Preliminary Lineup of Activities

PARTIES | By EDGE | Sep 20
The second annual edition of the Carnaval des Couleurs will take pace Oct. 7 - 9. It's a great event that brings together the multi-ethnic and LGBTQ communities of Montreal at the Grande-Place of the Complexe Desjardins, with free access to everyone!


Nightlife

Official Event Lineup of the 2019 Black & Blue Festival

Official Event Lineup of the 2019 Black & Blue Festival

PARTIES | By EDGE | Sep 20
Always a pillar of the house music scene for gay and gay-friendly participants, this festival represents a true cult that continues to attract Canadian, American and European fans.