Gay Providence: The Latest

Oprah Winfrey to Star in HBO's 'Henrietta Lacks' Movie

Oprah Winfrey is expanding her participation in HBO's "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" to an on-screen role.

Hulk Hogan Seeks Rematch With Gawker, Sues Over Transcript

NEWS | By Tamara Lush | May 2
Former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan is suing Gawker again, saying the gossip website leaked sealed court documents that quoted him making racist remarks.

For Jade Genga, 'Anything Goes' Is A Family Affair

ENTERTAINMENT | By Joe Siegel | May 2
Rhode Island actress Jade Genga gets her first big role in Ocean State Theatre Company's production of "Anything Goes." And gets to work with her mother in the process.

Country Stars Plan to Continue Playing in North Carolina

NEWS | By Nicole Evatt | May 2
Several artists plan to skip North Carolina performances as part of a musicians' boycott over a new law that limits protections to LGBT people, but several stars at Sunday's American Country Countdown Awards said they plan to stand by their fans.

Quigley Directs FDA to Remove Discriminatory Language from Blood Donor Questionnaire

NEWS | By EDGE | May 2
U.S. Representative Mike Quigley told the FDA to remove the discriminatory question on sexual orientation from its blood donor questionnaire and replace it with a question that is based on behavioral risk and sound science.

Trans Woman Says She Was Fired From All-Male Barber Shop, Seeks Legal Action

NEWS | May 2
A transgender woman from New Zealand said she was fired from her hairstyling job at an all-male barber shop last year after she told her boss she was transitioning. She is now seeking legal action.

FDA Effort Aims to Curb Smoking in LGBT Community

NEWS | By Matthew Perrone | May 2
The Food and Drug Administration's latest anti-smoking campaign takes aim at young adults in the LGBT community, who officials say are nearly twice as likely to use tobacco as their peers.

Dallas Police Investigate Attack in Possible Gay Hate Crime

NEWS | May 2
Dallas police are currently investigating an attack that occurred Saturday on man that could be a gay hate crime.

Director Richard Linklater: There's Gay Subtext in 'Everybody Wants Some!!'

If you thought there was homoeroticism in Richard Linklater's new film "Everybody Wants Some!!" you aren't wrong.

PopUps: ICYMI, Bieber Shaved Off His Dreads

Over the weekend, Justin Bieber shaved off his dreadful dreadlocks for a much shorter buzzcut.


News

Presidential Candidates Fight to Secure Delegates

POLITICS | May 2
Donald Trump was campaigning in Indiana on Sunday, where a double digit win would put him on track to secure the majority of delegates needed to win the nomination.


Entertainment

Theater Offensive's climACTS :: Thursday, April 28, 2016

THEATRE | May 2
Boston's The Theater Offensive hosted their annual fundraiser climACTS at Icon Nightclub. Amongst those in attendance were Lesbian Brothers and hunky, shirtless miners. Check out who was there.


Business

Tracking the Flow of Guns Used in Crime is Inexact Science

CORPORATE | By Lisa Mare Pane | May 2
The flow of guns from one person to another, and from states with loose gun laws to those with strict ones, has long flummoxed law enforcement and gun-control advocates and is emerging again as a hot topic.


Technology

Mystery Solved? Australian Says He's Bitcoin Founder

PERSONAL TECH | By Gregory Katz | May 2
An Australian man long rumored to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator, a claim that would end one of the biggest mysteries in the tech world.


Finance

Thinking Inside the Box: Shipping Container Homes

REAL ESTATE | By Terry Tang | Apr 29
A stack of shipping containers sitting in a lot in an industrial section of Phoenix has some developers thinking inside the box. The structures usually used to transport cargo have been transformed into eight apartments.


Style

Cover Star: Dutchess Kate Poses for British Vogue

FASHION | May 2
The British edition of Vogue will mark its 100th anniversary with a rare portrait of Kate Middleton looking relaxed in the countryside.


Travel

Slumber Party: Asbury Park's First New Hotel in 50 Years

By Shawn Marsh | May 2
Owners of the first new hotel to open in Asbury Park in more than 50 years hope they can convince locals and tourists alike that what was once considered a slum by the sea is now a destination with a bright future.