Gay Providence: The Latest

Watch: Tan France Gives John Mulaney a "F**kable" Makeover

Watch: Tan France Gives John Mulaney a "F**kable" Makeover

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sam Cronin | Jun 24
Watch Tan France from "Queer Eye" give John Mulaney a makeover attempting to make him more "fuckable."

Surgeons' Opioid-Prescribing Habits Are Hard To Kick

Surgeons' Opioid-Prescribing Habits Are Hard To Kick

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Julie Appleby, Elizabeth Lucas | Jun 24
As opioid addiction and deadly overdoses escalated into an epidemic across the U.S., thousands of surgeons continued to hand out far more pills than needed for postoperative pain relief.

Florida Woman Ordered by HOA to Remove Pride Flag

Florida Woman Ordered by HOA to Remove Pride Flag

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 24
Residents of the Coquina Key Condominiums, where Robin Chipman lives in St. Petersburg, Florida, are allowed to put up flags in support of their favorite sports teams... but, apparently, not in support of their LGBTQ friends.

Keep Your Canine Out of Your Cannabis

Keep Your Canine Out of Your Cannabis

STYLE | By Laura Klivans, KQED | Jun 24
As weed has become easier for people to get, it has also become a hazard for dogs.

Indiana School Firing Gay Teacher to Keep Archdiocese Ties

Indiana School Firing Gay Teacher to Keep Archdiocese Ties

NEWS | Jun 24
A private high school is firing an educator to avoid having its ties cut with the Archdiocese of Indianapolis.

In Moving Post, 'American Crime' Star Connor Jessup Comes Out as Gay

In Moving Post, 'American Crime' Star Connor Jessup Comes Out as Gay

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 24
Actor Connor Jessup, who starred in two seasons of ABC's critically acclaimed series "American Crime" and the queer film "Closet Monster," took to Instagram Sunday night to come out as gay.

GoFundMe Takes Down Anti-LGBTQ Athlete Israel Folau's Page, Cites Policies

GoFundMe Takes Down Anti-LGBTQ Athlete Israel Folau's Page, Cites Policies

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 24
Top Australian rugby player Israel Folau managed to scuttle his career by posting anti-LGBTQ messages on social media in violation of sport policies. Now GoFundMe says he violated their standards, too - and have yanked his page.

Intense Heat Wave Hits Paris and Shimmers Across Europe

Intense Heat Wave Hits Paris and Shimmers Across Europe

NEWS | By Sylvie Corbet | Jun 24
Authorities around the French capital have issued an orange alert for intense heat — the second-highest level on its scale — as very hot temperatures are expected across continental Europe this week.

'Transparent' Creator Jill Soloway Replaces Director Bryan Singer for 'Red Sonja'

'Transparent' Creator Jill Soloway Replaces Director Bryan Singer for 'Red Sonja'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 24
Jill Soloway, the Emmy Award-winning creator of "Transparent," has found their next gig: They will be writing and directing the upcoming action film "Red Sonja," which was previously helmed by disgraced filmmaker Bryan Singer.

Stories of Stonewall: How the LGBTQ Rebellion Left a Legacy

Stories of Stonewall: How the LGBTQ Rebellion Left a Legacy

NEWS | By Jennifer Peltz | Jun 24
Many details of what happened at the Stonewall are enveloped in differing perspectives, disputes and the uncertainty of half-century-old memories.


News

Huge Crowds for LGBT Pride Parade in Brazil's Biggest City

Huge Crowds for LGBT Pride Parade in Brazil's Biggest City

INTERNATIONAL | By Anna Jean Kaiser | Jun 24
Hundreds of thousands of people filled a main São Paulo thoroughfare for one of the world's largest LGBT pride parades — the first since the election of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Rocky Horror Show
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Review :: The Rocky Horror Show

THEATRE | By Joe Siegel | Jun 18
"The Rocky Horror Show" is another huge triumph for Out Loud, which specializes in creating offbeat and edgy entertainments.

 Review :: Beetlejuice - Original Broadway Cast Recording

Review :: Beetlejuice - Original Broadway Cast Recording

MUSIC | By Kitty Drexel | Jun 24
The musical is based on the 1988 Tim Burton and Warner Bros movie. It has original music and lyrics by Eddie Perfect, a book by Scott Brown, and music supervision, orchestrations and incidental music by Kris Kukul.


Business

Abandoned Tents, Human Waste Piling Up on Mount Everest

Abandoned Tents, Human Waste Piling Up on Mount Everest

CORPORATE | By Binaj Gurubacharya | Jun 24
The record number of climbers crowding the world's highest mountain this season has left a government cleanup crew grappling with how to clear away everything from abandoned tents to human waste that threatens drinking water.


Technology

Aerial Photos Help Census Officials Pinpoint Faraway People

Aerial Photos Help Census Officials Pinpoint Faraway People

PERSONAL TECH | By Russell Contreras | Jun 24
The U.S. Census Bureau is using new high-tech tools to help get an accurate population count next year as its faces challenges tallying people of color who live in remote places and can be wary of the federal government.


Finance

Car Payment Trouble? How to Turn It Around

Car Payment Trouble? How to Turn It Around

AUTO NEWS | By Sean Pyles | Jun 21
Your monthly car payment is not only a ticket to freedom, letting you enjoy summer road trips, but also a lifeline that gets the kids to school and you to work. But if it consumes too much of your budget, that ticket can lead to financial trouble.


Cars

Daimler Issues Profit Warning over Diesel Issues

Daimler Issues Profit Warning over Diesel Issues

AUTO NEWS | By David McHugh | Jun 24
Automaker Daimler said Sunday that profits for the second quarter will be hit by troubles with diesel vehicles from its Mercedes-Benz brand and downgraded its earnings forecast for the full year.


Style

16 Looks From Paris Fashion Week

16 Looks From Paris Fashion Week

FASHION | Jun 24
It was quite literally the final curtain for Kenzo's Carol Lim and Humberto Leon at Paris Fashion Week on Sunday, after the duo's eight successful years at the creative helm of the house came to a close.


Travel

Skydiving Plane that Crashed in Hawaii had 2016 Scare

Skydiving Plane that Crashed in Hawaii had 2016 Scare

NATIONAL | By Audrey McAvoy and Andrew Selsky | Jun 23
Casey Williamson's love of adventure led him to winter snowboarding in Vail, Colorado, and summer skydiving in Moab, Utah. A year-and-a-half ago, he found his way to Hawaii, where he could skydive year-round.


Nightlife

Shared fantasies: Justin Lehmiller on the science of sexual desire

Shared fantasies: Justin Lehmiller on the science of sexual desire

SEX | By Race Bannon | Jun 23
In this column, I'll share some insights from Justin Lehmiller, an esteemed Research Fellow at The Kinsey Institute and author of the book 'Tell Me What You Want: The Science of Sexual Desire.'