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Don't Worry Be Happy: Smilyn's Optimistic Take on the CBD Industry

Don't Worry Be Happy: Smilyn's Optimistic Take on the CBD Industry

SPONSORED CONTENT | Apr 15

Smilyn combines scientific data with health-based knowledge to deliver an expansive CBD collection that celebrates and supports an active, new-age lifestyle.

Watch: Lil Nas X Hilariously Explains 'Coming Out' to Kids

Watch: Lil Nas X Hilariously Explains 'Coming Out' to Kids

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Apr 15

"It means you're like, 'Hey everybody, I'm this thing, and you guys didn't even know that, but now you know," Lil Nas X, born Montero Hill, told the young hosts of the hit YouTube series "Arts & Raps."

Awkward! Remembering When James Franco and Anne Hathaway Hosted the Oscars

Awkward! Remembering When James Franco and Anne Hathaway Hosted the Oscars

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 15

It was 10 years ago when James Franco and Anne Hathaway made unlikely hosts at one of the worst Oscar telecasts in history.

Disney's New 'Gender-Inclusive' Policies Modernize the Family-Friendly Theme Parks

Disney's New 'Gender-Inclusive' Policies Modernize the Family-Friendly Theme Parks

TRAVEL | By Matthew Wexler | Apr 15

Mickey's high-waisted red shorts and Minnie's polka-dot flared skirt with a sensible yellow heel won't be changing any time soon, but for Disney Park "cast members" (aka employees), new policies indicate that times are changing.

'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's' 'Gay Mac' Gets Seriously Ripped

'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's' 'Gay Mac' Gets Seriously Ripped

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 15

On the FXX series "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia," fans have watched the radical physical transformation of actor Rob McElhenney. This week he shows off his new ripped look.

Trolls Attack Valentino's Not-So-Revealing Nude Photo, Creative Director Claps Back

Trolls Attack Valentino's Not-So-Revealing Nude Photo, Creative Director Claps Back

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 15

A photo of a nude male model holding a handbag that was part of an ad campaign by fashion brand Valentino sparked a hate storm on social media. Creative Director Pierpaolo Piccioli clapped back at the trolls.

Watch: 'Bachelor' Star Colton Underwood Responds to Family, Fans' Reaction to His Coming Out

Watch: 'Bachelor' Star Colton Underwood Responds to Family, Fans' Reaction to His Coming Out

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 15

After coming out as gay on "Good Morning America" Wednesday, "Bachelor" star Colton Underwood is responding to the reaction from fans.

Watch: Gay Doctor Takes to Social Media to Increase Representation

Watch: Gay Doctor Takes to Social Media to Increase Representation

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 15

A gay physician is making virtual house calls, of a sort, in the digital realm with social media posts that reassure LGBTQ people and model what out professionalism looks like.

Natural Wonders: The Best National Parks for LGBTQ Travelers

Natural Wonders: The Best National Parks for LGBTQ Travelers

TRAVEL | By Kelsy Chauvin | Apr 15

National Park Week is a chance to celebrate more than 84 million acres of land that span the country and U.S. territories — and with a bit of digging, reveal our park system's LGBTQ legacy.

Reports: Hackers Hit Hookup App Manhunt, Steal User Info

Reports: Hackers Hit Hookup App Manhunt, Steal User Info

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 15

Hackers cracked a database belonging to gay hookup app Manhunt, and stole the information of more than a half million users, including "usernames, email addresses and passwords," the company confirmed.

Entertainment

Allen Ginsberg's First Recorded "Howl"

Allen Ginsberg's First Recorded "Howl"

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason Victor Serinus | Apr 15

It was the poem that defined a generation. "Howl," Allen Ginsberg's defiantly gay manifesto, and other poems, will be released on audio by Omnivore Recordings on CD, LP, and in multiple streaming and download formats.

Technology

Tweaked COVID Vaccines in Testing Aim to Fend Off Variants

Tweaked COVID Vaccines in Testing Aim to Fend Off Variants

TECHNOLOGY | By Lauran Neergaard | Apr 13

Dozens of Americans are rolling up their sleeves for a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine -- this time, shots tweaked to guard against a worrisome mutated version of the virus.

Finance

Does Your Business Checking Account Have These 7 Helpful Features?

Does Your Business Checking Account Have These 7 Helpful Features?

FINANCE | By E. Napoletano | Apr 14

Did you ever consider that your business checking account could offer features designed to help grow, manage and streamline your business?

Cars

GM's Cruise to Operate All-Electric Driverless Cars in Dubai

GM's Cruise to Operate All-Electric Driverless Cars in Dubai

CARS | Apr 13

Dubai said Monday that U.S. self-driving car company Cruise will become the first to operate autonomous taxis and ride-hailing services in the United Arab Emirates city of more than three million people.

Style

Gucci Heirs Worry Over Family Depiction in Ridley Scott Film Starring Gaga

Gucci Heirs Worry Over Family Depiction in Ridley Scott Film Starring Gaga

STYLE | By Colleen Barry | Apr 15

The great-grandchildren of Guccio Gucci, who founded the luxury fashion house that bears his name nearly a century ago in Florence, are appealing to filmmaker Ridley Scott to respect their family's legacy in a new film that focuses on a sensational murder

Travel

UK Travel Urges Clarity From Government

UK Travel Urges Clarity From Government

TRAVEL | Apr 14

Leaders from Britain's aviation industry joined forces Wednesday to urge the British government to ensure that popular European destinations face the least onerous coronavirus travel restrictions when holidays are allowed again.