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DC Man Sentenced to 30 Years for Killing Transgender Woman

DC Man Sentenced to 30 Years for Killing Transgender Woman

NEWS | Aug 21
A D.C. man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for killing a transgender woman in Montgomery County last April.

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Winner Sasha Velour to Headline Benefit for Homeless LGBTQ Youth

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Winner Sasha Velour to Headline Benefit for Homeless LGBTQ Youth

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
"RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 9 winner Sasha Velour and 30 iconic drag queens and kings will be on hand to perform for an evening benefiting the homeless LGBTQ youth of the Ali Forney Center.

After being Rescued by Guardian Angel Drag Queens, Man Helps Them with Crowdfunding Page

After being Rescued by Guardian Angel Drag Queens, Man Helps Them with Crowdfunding Page

NEWS | Aug 21
A trio of drag performers in Sydney, Australia can add the title "hero" to their resumes.

Rostock, Germany Hosts CrossFit Challenge

Rostock, Germany Hosts CrossFit Challenge

Rostock, Germany, hosted a CrossFit Challenge: "Battle of Rostock."

Watch: Ariz. Trans Teen Says 20 People Attacked Her at Pool Party

Watch: Ariz. Trans Teen Says 20 People Attacked Her at Pool Party

NEWS | Aug 21
A transgender teen from Arizona says a pool party she was invited to on August 18 turned violent when a group of about 20 people attacked her and recorded the incident.

Slay Glow Edition  @ The Monster :: August 18, 2017

Slay Glow Edition @ The Monster :: August 18, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 21
Ruffnite Events presented a special Glow Edition of Slay at the Monster in Manhattan, with hot go-go boys and great music by DJ's Rico Alexis and Ted Bishop, who was also celebrating his birthday!

Former Gay Porn Actor's Cancer Battle Updated with New Funding Page

Former Gay Porn Actor's Cancer Battle Updated with New Funding Page

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
After launching a crowd funding page to help a popular gay porn star from the 2000s battle cancer, an update on his condition has been posted.

Gay Rights is Personal for Florida Gubernatorial Candidates

Gay Rights is Personal for Florida Gubernatorial Candidates

NEWS | By Brendan Farrington | Aug 21
The leading Democrats running for Florida governor met with gay party members in an event that at times was touching and personal, and served as a reminder that Florida is a place where people can still be discriminated against because of who they love.

After Coming Out as Trans, 'Drag Race' Star Has Gender Corrected on Birth Certificate

After Coming Out as Trans, 'Drag Race' Star Has Gender Corrected on Birth Certificate

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
After coming out as a transgender woman in April, "RuPaul's Drag Race" star Gia Gunn took to social media this week to reveal the gender on her birth certificate has been corrected.

PopUps: Watch One Direction's Liam Payne Workout in Underwear

PopUps: Watch One Direction's Liam Payne Workout in Underwear

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 21
One Direction member Liam Payne took to Instagram over the weekend to tease his 14 million followers with a video of him working out in his Emporia Armani underwear.


News

UK Promises to Prosecute Online Hate Crimes Vigorously

UK Promises to Prosecute Online Hate Crimes Vigorously

INTERNATIONAL | By Danica Kirka | Aug 21
British authorities are promising to prosecute hate crimes committed online as vigorously as those that take place face-to-face, recognizing the growth of hate speech on social media and the potential for such crimes to affect large numbers of people.


Entertainment

The Sounds of Seniors
Orlando, FL

The Sounds of Seniors

MUSIC | By Gregg Shapiro | Aug 13
Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, now in their 70s, remain productive and continue to tour on a regular basis.

Legendary Comedian Jerry Lewis Knew How to Laugh and Cry

Legendary Comedian Jerry Lewis Knew How to Laugh and Cry

CELEBRITIES | By Hillel Italie | Aug 21
Jerry Lewis sometimes didn't know whether to laugh or cry.


Business

Skeptics Dismiss Bannon's Call for Economic War with China

Skeptics Dismiss Bannon's Call for Economic War with China

FINANCE | By Matthew Pennington and Paul Wiseman | Aug 21
White House adviser Steve Bannon isn't alone in pondering America's possibly generation-defining question about China's emerging superpower status - but his call for an "economic war" puts him far outside the mainstream.


Technology

Math Experts Join Brainpower to Help Address Gerrymandering

Math Experts Join Brainpower to Help Address Gerrymandering

PERSONAL TECH | By Collin Binkley | Aug 21
Some of the brightest minds in math arrived at Tufts University last week to tackle an issue lawyers and political scientists have been struggling with for decades.


Finance

Officials: 'No Foreigners' Sale Sign Violates Civil Rights

Officials: 'No Foreigners' Sale Sign Violates Civil Rights

HOME | Aug 9
A veteran's front-yard sign advertising the sale of his home violates state and federal anti-discrimination laws because it indicates the owner won't sell to foreigners, according to Michigan Department of Civil Rights officials.


Cars

New Ford CEO Says Company Will Balance Present with Future

New Ford CEO Says Company Will Balance Present with Future

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Aug 21
The new CEO of Ford Motor Co. says the company isn't taking its eyes off the present as it prepares for transportation in the future.


Style

Multipurpose Furniture: When a Couch Isn't Just a Couch

Multipurpose Furniture: When a Couch Isn't Just a Couch

HOME | By Katherine Roth | Aug 21
Sometimes, especially when space is tight, it helps if the couch can double as two armchairs and a coffee table, and even storage shelves, as is the case with one Japanese camping couch popular among city dwellers.


Nightlife

Montreal Pride Parade 2017

Montreal Pride Parade 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Aug 20
Thousand gathered in Montreal, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, to celebrate "Fierte Montreal," the city's Pride celebration. Diversity reigned supreme as the LGBT community and its allies showed solidarity that transcended race, gender and age.