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Out High School Athlete Targeted By Westboro Baptist Church Celebrates Prom with Boyfriend

Out High School Athlete Targeted By Westboro Baptist Church Celebrates Prom with Boyfriend

NEWS | Apr 18
The high school athlete from Missouri who made headlines earlier this year when the anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church protested his school has moved on to happier times, celebrating prom with his boyfriend.

Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban to Co-Host Tony Awards

Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban to Co-Host Tony Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 18
Pop singers-turned-Broadway-stars Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban will co-host the Tony Awards, the theater industry's biggest ceremony.

Model Alliance Calls for Action Against Karl Lagerfeld for Calling Models 'Sordid Creatures'

Model Alliance Calls for Action Against Karl Lagerfeld for Calling Models 'Sordid Creatures'

STYLE | Apr 18
An organization that protects the rights of models has called for action against outspoken fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld.

Charlize Theron Not Leaving the US Over Concern About Racism, Black Children

Charlize Theron Not Leaving the US Over Concern About Racism, Black Children

ENTERTAINMENT | By Ryan Pearson | Apr 18
Charlize Theron isn't leaving the United States over racism concerns, but the white South Africa-born actress, who has adopted a black daughter and son, says she's "constantly concerned" about her children's safety.

'Aww' or 'Eww?' Flowers from A Male Teacher's Husband Lead to Controversy

'Aww' or 'Eww?' Flowers from A Male Teacher's Husband Lead to Controversy

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 18
For the teacher, a gift of flowers delivered to his classroom by his husband meant a "teachable moment" - but for others? Cue the gay teacher panic!

'Gays Are Going to HELL' Rugby Star Blasted by Sports Colleagues

'Gays Are Going to HELL' Rugby Star Blasted by Sports Colleagues

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 18
Australian rugby star Israel Folau is in the news again, following up on his anti-gay Instagram post with a claim that he'll quit the sport before he compromises his beliefs. Meantime, fellow ruggers are voicing their displeasure.

PopUps: Ariana Grande Teases New Music on Twitter

PopUps: Ariana Grande Teases New Music on Twitter

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 18
New music from pop star Ariana Grande is right around the corner.

Watch: Drag Queen 'American Idol' Contestant Continues to Slay, Sings 'Defying Gravity' with Lea Michele

Watch: Drag Queen 'American Idol' Contestant Continues to Slay, Sings 'Defying Gravity' with Lea Michele

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 18
The drag queen competing on "American Idol" is back in the headlines for another incredible performance. This time Ada Vox is receiving praise from the judges and from fans for her duet of "Defying Gravity" with Lea Michele.

Bills to Curtail LGBT Rights are Failing in US Legislatures

Bills to Curtail LGBT Rights are Failing in US Legislatures

NEWS | By David Carry | Apr 18
In a striking shift from recent years, major legislation curtailing LGBT rights has been completely stymied in state capitols around the country this year amid anxiety by Republican leaders.

Senate Panel Divided Over Pompeo for Secretary of State

Senate Panel Divided Over Pompeo for Secretary of State

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro | Apr 18
Trump's pick for secretary of state, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, is facing so much opposition from Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that the panel could be forced to take the unusual step of sending the nomination to the full Senate.


News

Conservative Enthusiasm Helps 'Roseanne' Continue Domination

Conservative Enthusiasm Helps 'Roseanne' Continue Domination

POLITICS | By David Bauder | Apr 18
As the rebooted "Roseanne" continues to dominate the television landscape, research indicates that enthusiasm expressed for the show's initial success by President Donald Trump and Fox News Channel had an impact on its audience.


Entertainment

 Review :: Timon of Athens
San Francisco, CA

Review :: Timon of Athens

THEATRE | By Adam Brinklow | Apr 10
You can probably shape a pretty good show from the material of "Timon" and, indeed, director Rob Melrose actually does it here. But why bother when we have dozens of other, better plays to choose from?

 Review :: Knowing

Review :: Knowing

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | Apr 18
The Nicolas Cage-starring apocalyptic thriller gets re-released on 4K Ultra HD.


Business

Chinese Exporters Scramble to Cope with Trump Tariff Hike

Chinese Exporters Scramble to Cope with Trump Tariff Hike

FINANCE | By Joe McDonald | Apr 18
Facing a possible U.S. tariff hike, one of China's biggest ball bearing makers, Cixin Group, is weighing plans to rush shipments to American customers before the increase makes its sales unprofitable.


Technology

Scientists Use River Model to Fight Erosion

Scientists Use River Model to Fight Erosion

SCIENCE | Apr 18
Scientists working on ways to fight coastal land loss in Louisiana are using a $4 million model replica of the lower Mississippi River - to isolate the best areas to divert nutrient-rich river water and sediment into rapidly eroding marshes.


Finance

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

HOME | By Marilyn Lewis | Mar 26
A house with a fabulous view can be hard for a homebuyer to resist. But seeing the mountains, water or city lights from the comfort of home comes at a price.


Cars

Toyota to Start Deploying Vehicle-to-Vehicle Tech in 2021

Toyota to Start Deploying Vehicle-to-Vehicle Tech in 2021

AUTO NEWS | Apr 17
Toyota says it will start equipping models with technology to talk to other vehicles starting in 2021, as it tries to push safety communications forward. The company says most of its U.S. models should have the feature by the mid-2020s.


Health/Fitness

Organs From Drug Overdoses Could Help Transplant Shortage

Organs From Drug Overdoses Could Help Transplant Shortage

HEALTH | By Lauran Neergaard | Apr 18
Fatal drug overdoses are increasing organ donations, and researchers reported Monday that people who receive those transplants generally fare as well as patients given organs from more traditional donors.


Travel

For Americans, Big Changes in Travel to Cuba

For Americans, Big Changes in Travel to Cuba

By Michael Weissenstein | Apr 18
Raul Castro's time in office has seen dramatic changes in Americans' ability to travel to Cuba, with a dramatic opening under U.S. President Barack Obama, then a partial reduction under President Donald Trump.


Nightlife

Jeffrey Fashion Cares :: April 11, 2018

Jeffrey Fashion Cares :: April 11, 2018

FASHION | Apr 12
Jeffrey Fashion Cares held it's 15th annual fashion show on the Intrepid featuring cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, silent auction, live auction and men's fashion show with proceeds going to Elton John Aids Foundation, Hetrick Martin Institute and Lambda Legal.