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Trans Activists, Journalists Discuss Coverage Issues
Orlando, FL

Trans Activists, Journalists Discuss Coverage Issues

NEWS | By John McDonald | Dec 10
Transgender life stories and community issues were discussed last Thursday evening inside a petite gallery space on Wilton Drive.

Jane Fonda Raises $1.3 Million at 80th Birthday Fundraiser

Jane Fonda Raises $1.3 Million at 80th Birthday Fundraiser

NEWS | Dec 10
Jane Fonda used her 80th birthday celebration to raise $1.3 million for her foundation.

Northern Ireland Has Its Own Civil Law Cake Battle

Northern Ireland Has Its Own Civil Law Cake Battle

NEWS | By Donyae Lewis | Dec 10
This week, the U.S. Supreme court heard arguments on a 2012 discrimination case involving a bakery denying service to a gay couple due to religious beliefs. But there's a similar battle in Northern Ireland.

Hot Bodies :: Holiday Drinking: Five Guidelines for Your Well-Being

Hot Bodies :: Holiday Drinking: Five Guidelines for Your Well-Being

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Tom Bonanti | Dec 10
Here are five rules for the holiday drinking season. Drink up, enjoy, but be responsible!

Russia Allows Rainbow Flags at 2018 FIFA World Cup

Russia Allows Rainbow Flags at 2018 FIFA World Cup

NEWS | By Ryan Lynch | Dec 10
Russia will allow rainbow flags to be displayed during the 2018 FIFA World Cup despite a anti-gay propaganda law that makes the display of these symbols in public illegal.

Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis Meets Opponent

Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis Meets Opponent

NEWS | Dec 10
David Ermold returned to the Rowan County courthouse Wednesday, nearly two years after Clerk Kim Davis refused to give him a marriage license because he was gay. This time he's seeking Davis' job.

Four Very Merry Beats This Season

Four Very Merry Beats This Season

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jimmy Newsum | Dec 10
If you need a break from all the inescapable holiday racket and crave something fresh and hi energy to listen to, try some of these gay dance floor-approved gems.

Man's Fall From Cliff Ruled a Hate Crime 30 Years Later

Man's Fall From Cliff Ruled a Hate Crime 30 Years Later

NEWS | By Donyae Lewis | Dec 10
With his clothes folded neatly into a pile and student I.D. left out along with other miscellaneous items, young gay teen Scott Johnson fell to his death from a cliff in Sydney, Australia. The year was 1988.

Marines' Punishment Included Forced Masturbation to Gay Pornography

Marines' Punishment Included Forced Masturbation to Gay Pornography

NEWS | By Donyae Lewis | Dec 10
A trial is currently underway for two British Royal Marine corporals who are accused of administering hazing punishments that included being whipped and forced to strip and masturbate to gay pornography.

God Goes Gender-Neutral... in Sweden

God Goes Gender-Neutral... in Sweden

NEWS | By Donyae Lewis | Dec 10
Is God a man? Or a woman? Or neither? Or both? Humans may never truly know the answer to that. But the Church of Sweden recently decided their God is going gender-neutral.

Mosul Eye Blogger Reveals Identity

Mosul Eye Blogger Reveals Identity

NEWS | Dec 10
The blogger known as Mosul Eye kept his identity a secret as he documented life in Mosul, Iraq under Islamic State rule. Now, he has revealed his identity in an interview with The Associated Press.


News

Most Alabama GOP Leaders Say They are Voting for Roy Moore

Most Alabama GOP Leaders Say They are Voting for Roy Moore

POLITICS | By Kim Chandler | Dec 10
Most Republican leaders in Alabama say they plan to vote for Roy Moore on Tuesday, despite sexual misconduct allegations against the former judge that have prompted others around the country to say he should never be allowed to join the U.S. Senate.


Entertainment

Early Praise for 'The Last Jedi' After Elaborate Premiere

Early Praise for 'The Last Jedi' After Elaborate Premiere

MOVIES | By Ryan Pearson and Nicole Evatt | Dec 10
There were cheers, gasps, droid photo opportunities, casino games and more than a few standing ovations at the jam-packed world premiere of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" Saturday night in Los Angeles, which many are already praising online.


Business

Stocks Around the World Push Higher on U.S. Jobs, Brexit Talks

Stocks Around the World Push Higher on U.S. Jobs, Brexit Talks

FINANCE | By Stan Choe | Dec 10
Stocks around the world climbed on Friday following a stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs report and a breakthrough in talks for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union.


Technology

Blood Test May Help Predict which Breast Cancers Will Recur

Blood Test May Help Predict which Breast Cancers Will Recur

SCIENCE | By Marilynn Marchione | Dec 10
A blood test five years after breast cancer treatment helped identify some women who were more likely to relapse, long before a lump or other signs appeared, a preliminary study found.


Finance

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

REAL ESTATE | Dec 7
The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) senior community is currently a very important part of the American population, and the struggle for resources and housing can sometimes be difficult.


Style

Gift Guide for the Fashion Lover

Gift Guide for the Fashion Lover

FASHION | By Korie Houston | Dec 10
Looking for that special something to give that special someone? Never fear, our Gift Guides are here! These are some thoughts on what to stuff in your favorite fashionista's holiday stocking... or whatever... this year.


Health/Fitness

Health & Fitness Lover Gift Guide

Health & Fitness Lover Gift Guide

FITNESS | By Jay Jones and Brad Hart | Dec 9
Looking for that special something to give that special someone? Never fear, our Gift Guides are here! Help your gym bunny get hopping and keep your Jack jumping for joy with these fitness-conscious notions.


Travel

48 (Gay-ish) Hours in Richmond

48 (Gay-ish) Hours in Richmond

By April Stamm | Dec 9
Richmond is welcoming, quirky, extraordinarily creative and diverse. Here's how writer April Stamm spent 48 hours.


Nightlife

Miami's Winter Party Festival 25th Edition - the Biggest Yet!

Miami's Winter Party Festival 25th Edition - the Biggest Yet!

PARTIES | Dec 7
For this fantastic event lineup, the Task Force is partnering with Masterbeat, which specializes in conceptualizing and producing theme events that go above the ordinary