Gay Philadelphia: The Latest

Spreading Joy Chief Among Julianne Hough's Priorities

ENTERTAINMENT | By Alicia Rancilio | May 30
Julianne Hough is defined as much by her sunny disposition as she is her fancy footwork. The actress-dancer's megawatt smile and cheerful persona has made her Hollywood's girl-next-door.

Johnny Depp's Daughter Defends Him After Abuse Allegations

ENTERTAINMENT | May 30
Johnny Depp's 17-year-old daughter has defended him after his wife raised allegations of domestic abuse.

As In 'Celebrity Apprentice,' Trump Fosters Rivalries

NEWS | By Julie Pace and Jeff Horwitz | May 30
Trump's penchant for encouraging rivalries is now roiling his presidential campaign just as he's captured the GOP nomination, creating deep uncertainty among Republicans,

AP-NORC Poll: Interest, Not Excitement In White House Race

NEWS | By Julie Pace and Thomas Beaumont | May 30
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton poses for a photo with Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf at the Home of Chicken and Waffles, Friday, May 27, 2016, in Oakland, Calif.

Trump Rallies Veterans At Annual Rolling Thunder Gathering

NEWS | By Jill Colvin | May 30
Republican Donald Trump told a motorcycle rally on Sunday that people in the U.S. illegally often are cared for better than the nation's military veterans, without backing up his allegation.

Libertarians Pick Ex-New Mexico Gov. Johnson For President

NEWS | By Terry Spencer | May 30
The Libertarian Party again nominated former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson as its presidential candidate Sunday.

Trump's Movement Campaign Needs Adjustments At Margins

NEWS | By Bill Barrow and Sergio Bustos | May 30
Donald Trump calls his presidential campaign a mass movement, but he must show he can coax enough support from voters who twice delivered the White House to Barack Obama.

Depp's 'Alice' Bombs, 'X-Men: Apocalypse' On Top With $65m Jake Coyle, Ap Film Writer

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | May 29
- Johnny Depp's "Alice Through the Looking Glass" bombed over the Memorial Day weekend with just $28.1 million through Sunday in North American theaters, while "X-Men: Apocalypse" debuted on top with an estimated $65 million.

Gay Couple Attacked? In West Virginia, It's Not A Hate Crime

NEWS | By Jonathan Matisse | May 29
Last April, police say, a Marshall University football player saw two men kissing on a Huntington street, left a car, shouted homophobic slurs and attacked the men.

Trailer for Franco's Reboot of '90s Camp Classic Released

ENTERTAINMENT | May 29
James Franco has re-conceived the 1996 Tori Spelling-starring camp horror classic "Mother I Slept With Danger" for 2016 audiences with - surprise - a gay twist. Check out the trailer of the movie to be aired in June.


News

Crowd Thins at North Carolina Furniture Market After Anti-LGBT Law

NATIONAL | By Emery P. Dalesio | May 29
Attendance dipped slightly for North Carolina's world-renowned furniture market this year in an early test of business reaction to the state's new law limiting protections for LGBT people.


Business

How Alibaba Won - and Lost - A Friend in Washington

CORPORATE | By Erika Kinetz and Desmond Butler | May 28
This is the tale of how one of China's corporate giants won - and ultimately lost - a friend in Washington, using legal methods long deployed by corporate America: Money and influence.


Finance

NYC Trophy Apartment Could List for $250M

REAL ESTATE | By Verena Dobnick | May 29
Billionaires' Row: That's what New York real estate experts have dubbed a lineup of a half-dozen new superluxury skyscrapers overlooking Central Park that are home to some of the world's most expensive apartments.


Cars

8 Automakers Recall Over 12M Vehicles for Takata Air Bags

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | May 28
Eight automakers are recalling more than 12 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace Takata air bag inflators that can explode with too much force.


Style

Vuitton Show Draws Fashion World to Crisis-Hit Brazil

FASHION | May 29
The elite of the fashion world flocked to Brazil, defying an outbreak of the Zika virus, an economic meltdown and the deep political crisis afflicting the country to attend a runway show Saturday by revered French label Louis Vuitton.


Health/Fitness

California Rushed to Allow HIV-Infected Organ Transplant

HIV/AIDS | By Jonathan J. Cooper | May 28
California lawmakers are rushing to approve legislation Friday that would allow a man with HIV to receive part of his HIV-positive husband's liver before the surgery becomes too dangerous, possibly within weeks.


Travel

Slumber Party: Where to Stay for LA Pride

May 30
Heading to Los Angeles for LA PRIDE? Check out these three West Hollywood hotels for home base -- but don't plan on getting much sleep!