Gay Atlantic City: The Latest

Virus May Kill More Than 90K in the Next Month, White House Projects

Virus May Kill More Than 90K in the Next Month, White House Projects

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Zeke Miller, Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jan 27
The Biden administration launched its new level-with-America health briefings Wednesday with a projection that as many as 90,000 more in the U.S. will die from the coronavirus in the next four weeks.

Australia Open Declines Invite to Anti-LGBTQ Grand Slam Winner Margaret Court

Australia Open Declines Invite to Anti-LGBTQ Grand Slam Winner Margaret Court

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 27
Australian tennis champ Margaret Court, often cited for her anti-LGBTQ rhetoric, wasn't invited to this year's Australia Open. The Grand Slam winner says she wouldn't go anyway.

See Why Apt. Seeking Out Dancer Was Labeled 'NYC Hottest Roommate'

See Why Apt. Seeking Out Dancer Was Labeled 'NYC Hottest Roommate'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 27
An out, hunky dancer went looking for a place to live this week and found himself in the New York Post labeled "NYC's hottest roommate."

Black, Gay SF Firefighter Sues City for Discrimination, Harassment

Black, Gay SF Firefighter Sues City for Discrimination, Harassment

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 27
A Black, gay firefighter in San Francisco has filed a lawsuit against the city citing harassment and discrimination in the work place.

Hate Crime Charges Added in Case of La. Man's Brutal Attack on Grindr Date

Hate Crime Charges Added in Case of La. Man's Brutal Attack on Grindr Date

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 27
Chance Seneca has been arrested and charge with the attempted second degree murder of Holden White in Louisiana last year.

Watch: Gaga Soundtracks Viral Vid of Packed Gay Club that Sparks Envy on Twitter

Watch: Gaga Soundtracks Viral Vid of Packed Gay Club that Sparks Envy on Twitter

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 27
A video of a packed dance floor in an Australian gay club soundtracked by Lady Gaga is going viral, sparking social media to long for the pandemic to end and even earning a response from the pop star herself.

What to Watch at the Reimagined Sundance Film Festival

What to Watch at the Reimagined Sundance Film Festival

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Jan 27
This year's "reimagined" Sundance Film Festival, like most Film Festivals during COVID, will take place both digitally and in person across the country from January 28 through February 3, 2021.

Out Pop Star Halsey Announces She's Pregnant: 'Surprise!'

Out Pop Star Halsey Announces She's Pregnant: 'Surprise!'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 27
Pop star Halsey surprised fans Wednesday when she announced that she's pregnant.

In Battle Over GameStop Shares, Two Big Players Flinch

In Battle Over GameStop Shares, Two Big Players Flinch

NEWS | By Michelle Chapman and Stan Choe | Jan 27
A David and Goliath saga is unfolding in financial markets over the stock price of struggling retail chain GameStop. On Wednesday, Goliath walked away from the battle. Two Goliaths, actually.

Biden Pick for Transportation, Buttigieg, Advances in Senate

Biden Pick for Transportation, Buttigieg, Advances in Senate

NEWS | By Hope Yen | Jan 27
A Senate panel easily advanced President Joe Biden's nomination of Pete Buttigieg to be transportation secretary, setting up a final confirmation vote for a key role in Biden's push to rebuild the nation's infrastructure and confront climate change.


News

Homophobic Political Pundit Makes Wild Claims About Trump Election Loss

Homophobic Political Pundit Makes Wild Claims About Trump Election Loss

RELIGION | By Brendan Walker | Jan 27
In a video obtained by LGBTQ Nation via Rightwing Watch, anti LGBTQ activist Scott Lively made the bold claim that former President Trump was removed from office by God due to his support of gay men.


Business

Amid COVID-19 Travel Restrictions, United Airlines Launches Travel-Ready Center

Amid COVID-19 Travel Restrictions, United Airlines Launches Travel-Ready Center

PERSONAL TECH | By Matthew Wexler | Jan 26
You may have a mask and hand sanitizer in hand, but if you're planning on traveling any time soon, you'll also have to navigate the maze of pandemic rulesl. United Airlines has launched a digital hub to help customers easily track what may be required.


Technology

Will a 'Vaccine Passport' Be More Valuable Than TSA Pre-Check for Future Travel?

Will a 'Vaccine Passport' Be More Valuable Than TSA Pre-Check for Future Travel?

HEALTH | By Matthew Wexler | Jan 25
A vaccine passport "could be the golden ticket to rebooting travel," but how long will it take to get the double dose, and what technology is being developed to prove it?


Cars

Stellantis CEO: New Car Company Will Protect Jobs and Brands

Stellantis CEO: New Car Company Will Protect Jobs and Brands

AUTO NEWS | By Colleen Barry and Tom Krisher | Jan 21
The CEO of Stellantis, the carmaker created from the merger of PSA Peugeot and Fiat Chrysler, said Tuesday that the tie-up will help preserve jobs, factories and the 14 storied brands.


Style

Julien Fournie Brings Cinematic Marvel to Paris Fashion Week

Julien Fournie Brings Cinematic Marvel to Paris Fashion Week

FASHION | Jan 27
With shows taking place behind closed doors due to the coronavirus pandemic, designers such as Julien Fournie are becoming versatile: getting their designs out to the public by making a film of their collection and streaming it online.


Health/Fitness

Why Even Presidential Pressure Might Not Get More Vaccine to Market Faster

Why Even Presidential Pressure Might Not Get More Vaccine to Market Faster

HEALTH | By Liz Szabo, Sarah Jane Tribble, Jay Hancock | Jan 27
Americans are dying of COVID-19 by the thousands, but efforts to ramp up production of potentially lifesaving vaccines are hitting a brick wall.


Travel

Palm Springs: A Winter Getaway Like None Other

Palm Springs: A Winter Getaway Like None Other

By Matthew Wexler | Jan 27
Here's a look at why Palm Springs is on the top of our destination list for the coming year and what makes the desert dream the ideal getaway.


Nightlife

In LA, Gay Bars, Restaurants Look to Crowdfunding to Survive

In LA, Gay Bars, Restaurants Look to Crowdfunding to Survive

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26
LGBTQ bars and restaurants in greater Los Angeles are struggling to survive the second, and latest, COVID lockdown. Crowdfunding has proven to be a lifeline for many.