Gay Atlantic City: The Latest

Doctors Treating Trans Youth Grapple With Uncertainty, Lack of Training

Doctors Treating Trans Youth Grapple With Uncertainty, Lack of Training

NEWS | May 17
One researcher says medical providers often have trepidation about working with trans people, even if they recognize it is in the best interests of their patients to do so.

Giant Marilyn Monroe Moons Palm Springs Museum; Some Want It Canceled

Giant Marilyn Monroe Moons Palm Springs Museum; Some Want It Canceled

ENTERTAINMENT | May 17
A 26-foot statue of Marilyn Monroe that has been placed outside a Palm Springs art museum in under fire. Critics say that the statue, a recreation of an iconic Monroe image from "The Seven Year Itch," is mooning the museum visitors.

Tennessee Gov Signs Transgender 'Bathroom Bill' for Schools

Tennessee Gov Signs Transgender 'Bathroom Bill' for Schools

NEWS | By Jonathan Mattise | May 17
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee signed legislation that puts public schools and their districts at risk of losing civil lawsuits if they let transgender students or employees use multi-person bathrooms or locker rooms that do not reflect their gender at birth.

Loss, Resilience and Activism: The Early Years of Canada's AIDS Epidemic

Loss, Resilience and Activism: The Early Years of Canada's AIDS Epidemic

NEWS | May 17
Many early depictions of HIV/AIDS focus on the experience of gay communities in the U.S. or UK. However, HIV/AIDS has deeply affected, and continues to affect, many different communities in Canada.

New Research Shows More Than Half of LGBTQ Youth Bullied at School, and Teachers Often Do Nothing

New Research Shows More Than Half of LGBTQ Youth Bullied at School, and Teachers Often Do Nothing

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 17
New research shows more than half of LGBTQ youth report having been bullied at school, with 58% of those who are bullied saying they don't bother to report to teachers because they often do nothing — even when they see it happening.

Nick Jonas Hospitalized for Injury on Set of Mystery Project

Nick Jonas Hospitalized for Injury on Set of Mystery Project

ENTERTAINMENT | May 17
Nick Jonas has been hospitalized after suffering an injury late Saturday night while filming a new mystery show, TMZ has learned.

Watch: 'Pose' Star Dominique Jackson to Appear on HGTV's 'House Hunters'

Watch: 'Pose' Star Dominique Jackson to Appear on HGTV's 'House Hunters'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 17
Dominique Jackson, best known for her role as Electra on "Pose," is heading to the world of...real estate!

Will Sherlock Be Bisexual In Netflix's 'Enola Holmes' Sequel?

Will Sherlock Be Bisexual In Netflix's 'Enola Holmes' Sequel?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | May 17
Enola Holmes is headed back to Netflix for a sequel to the 2020 film of the same name — and reports say that this time, her famed big brother might be depicted as bisexual.

Family of Trans Woman Who Died in ICE Custody Adds US Gov't to Suit

Family of Trans Woman Who Died in ICE Custody Adds US Gov't to Suit

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 17
The family of Roxsana Hernández — a Honduran transgender woman who died while in ICE custody, and may have been beaten while handcuffed — has requested the U.S. government be added to their lawsuit.

Andrea Meza of Mexico Crowned 69th Miss Universe

Andrea Meza of Mexico Crowned 69th Miss Universe

NEWS | May 17
Andrea Meza of Mexico has been crowned Miss Universe.


News

Vacation Redux: British Tourists Return to Portugal Beaches

Vacation Redux: British Tourists Return to Portugal Beaches

INTERNATIONAL | May 17
British vacationers began arriving in large numbers in southern Portugal on Monday for the first time in more than a year, after governments in the two countries eased their COVID-19 pandemic travel restrictions.


Entertainment

Review: 'Marvel's M.O.D.O.K.' Explores the MCU's Sitcom Potential

Review: 'Marvel's M.O.D.O.K.' Explores the MCU's Sitcom Potential

TELEVISION | By JC Alvarez | May 17
So you want to rule the world? In the new Hulu original animated series, even a supervillain can get the rug pulled out from under him when a large conglomerate takes over his evil organization.


Business

Florida's Amusement Parks Loosen Pandemic Mask Requirements

Florida's Amusement Parks Loosen Pandemic Mask Requirements

NATIONAL | May 16
Florida's major theme parks are adjusting their face mask policies after the federal government loosened its recommendations as more people get vaccinated for the coronavirus.


Technology

Watch: Who Knew? TikTok Comic Identifies LGBTQ Pokémon Universe

Watch: Who Knew? TikTok Comic Identifies LGBTQ Pokémon Universe

CULTURE | May 15
Trying to figure out the sexuality of Pokémon may not be high on most people's agenda, but Boston-based comedian Connor Diddle is using his TikTok account to tell the world which characters of the popular Japanese game franchise are LGBTQ.


Finance

In a Year of Lemons, How Lemonade Insurance Also Supports Vital LGBTQ Organizations

In a Year of Lemons, How Lemonade Insurance Also Supports Vital LGBTQ Organizations

HOME | By Matthew Wexler | May 13
Lemonade has turned wishful thinking into a reality with a technology-driven business model that makes acquiring various insurance types as easy as a few clicks, as well as a robust social action plan.


Cars

Edmunds: 2021 Ford Bronco Sport vs the Subaru Forester

Edmunds: 2021 Ford Bronco Sport vs the Subaru Forester

AUTO NEWS | By Ryan ZumMallen, Edmunds | May 17
The launch of Ford's Bronco, its highly anticipated Jeep Wrangler-like SUV, won't likely happen until late this year. But there is already a Bronco-badged alternative at dealer lots.


Health/Fitness

CDC Director Defends Decision to Ditch Masks

CDC Director Defends Decision to Ditch Masks

NATIONAL | By Kimberlee Kruesi | May 16
The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Sunday defended the decision to ease mask-wearing guidance for fully vaccinated people, stressing that increasing political pressure had nothing to do with the abrupt shift in guidelines.


Travel

90% of Americans Have Taken a Road Trip in the Past Year

90% of Americans Have Taken a Road Trip in the Past Year

May 17
Nearly seven in 10 Americans are yearning to escape from the people they've been quarantining with by taking a much-deserved road trip this summer, according to new research.


Nightlife

Watch: High Roads and Low: Inside Jack Mackenroth & Dolf Dietrich's Very Messy Break-up

Watch: High Roads and Low: Inside Jack Mackenroth & Dolf Dietrich's Very Messy Break-up

CULTURE | May 13
Their break-up may not have gotten the headlines that J-Lo and Arod may have gotten recently, but gay Manhattan was abuzz this week about the break-up of LGBTQ influencer Jack Mackenroth and adult star Dolf Dietrich that went very public this past weekend