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PATF Announces Dr. Larry Leahy as 2017 Kerry Stoner Award Recipient
Philadelphia, PA

PATF Announces Dr. Larry Leahy as 2017 Kerry Stoner Award Recipient

NEWS | Apr 24
Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force announces that Larry Leahy, DMD is the winner of this year's Kerry Stoner Award.

'So Sad He's Gone' - Fans React to Death of Jonathan Demme

'So Sad He's Gone' - Fans React to Death of Jonathan Demme

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 26
Some reaction to the death of filmmaker Jonathan Demme.

'Bachelor' Star Called 911 Before Allegedly Fleeing Scene

'Bachelor' Star Called 911 Before Allegedly Fleeing Scene

NEWS | Apr 26
Former "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules called 911 to report his rear-end crash that killed a fellow Iowa farmer, seeking medical help for the man before authorities say he left the scene.

Report: Justin Bieber's Former Neighbors Accuse Singer of Hate Crime

Report: Justin Bieber's Former Neighbors Accuse Singer of Hate Crime

NEWS | Apr 26
Justin Bieber's former neighbors are alleging the "Sorry" singer committed a hate crime by spewing anti-Semitic comments against them, according to a report from TMZ.

Attorney: Officials Denied Hernandez's Request for Cellmate

Attorney: Officials Denied Hernandez's Request for Cellmate

NEWS | Apr 26
A jailhouse friend of Aaron Hernandez says prison officials denied the former NFL star's request for a cellmate months before he hanged himself.

Pastor Who Praised Pulse Massacre Gets 35 Years for Child Molestation

Pastor Who Praised Pulse Massacre Gets 35 Years for Child Molestation

NEWS | Apr 26
The sentence has been handed down, and the Georgia pastor who said that the victims of last year's Pulse massacre in Orlando "what they deserved," got what he deserved: Life behind bars.

Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' Director, Dead at 73

Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' Director, Dead at 73

NEWS | By Jake Coyle | Apr 26
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," and whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died. He was 73.

Oh, Canada! Montreal Prepares for an Epic Pride

Oh, Canada! Montreal Prepares for an Epic Pride

TRAVEL | By Kelsy Chauvin | Apr 26
LGBT travelers have even more reason to head north this year, with the first-ever Canada Pride happening in Montreal from August 11 to August 20.

Madonna Isn't Too Happy About Unauthorized Biopic

Madonna Isn't Too Happy About Unauthorized Biopic

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 26
Madonna lashes out against news that an unauthorized biopic about the Material Girl is in the works.

Watch: Partner of Slain Paris Officer Gives Moving Eulogy

Watch: Partner of Slain Paris Officer Gives Moving Eulogy

NEWS | Apr 26
The husband of a gay Paris police officer who died last Thursday in what is believed to be a terrorist attack carried out by ISIS delivered a moving eulogy Tuesday.

Democrats Reboot Effort for National Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy

Democrats Reboot Effort for National Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy

NEWS | Apr 26
As states and municipalities around the country adopt measures banning the practice of gay conversion therapy on minors, Congressional Democrats are taking a second shot at making the ban national.


News

Watch: Gay Baseball Player Comes Out to Mom on Live TV

Watch: Gay Baseball Player Comes Out to Mom on Live TV

SPORTS | Apr 26
An American athlete playing professional baseball in Australia is making headlines this week after coming out as gay on live TV Monday night.


Entertainment

 Review :: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Philadelphia, PA

Review :: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

THEATRE | By Andrew Clark | Apr 25
The much lauded musical about a punk rocking transwoman roars into the Forrest Theatre.

Is Caitlyn Jenner Considering a Political Career?

Is Caitlyn Jenner Considering a Political Career?

POLITICS | Apr 26
While promoting her new book this week, Caitlyn Jenner revealed to CNN Tuesday she may consider a political career and run for public office.


Business

Oklahoman Author, Texas Dispute Ownership of 'Lunar Bibles'

Oklahoman Author, Texas Dispute Ownership of 'Lunar Bibles'

LEGAL | By Justin Juozapavicius | Apr 26
Ten microfilm Bibles once launched hundreds of thousands of miles into space sit landlocked today inside an Oklahoma courthouse while a legal battle rages in two states over who is the rightful owner of the celestial keepsakes.


Technology

Taiwan's 'Hacker Minister' Reshaping Digital Democracy

Taiwan's 'Hacker Minister' Reshaping Digital Democracy

PERSONAL TECH | By Youkyung Lee | Apr 26
Taiwan's "digital minister" Audrey Tang, a computer prodigy and entrepreneur who taught herself programming at age 8, says she's a "civic hacker," who like a locksmith uses specialized skills to help rather than harm.


Cars

Rural Electric Drivers Face 'Range Anxiety'

Rural Electric Drivers Face 'Range Anxiety'

AUTO NEWS | By Michael Hill | Apr 24
Sunita Halasz has tips for "driving electric" along lonely roads in New York's Adirondack Mountains: Know the locations of charging stations, bring activities for the kids during three-hour recharges... and have a backup plan.


Style

Hawaii Reassures Tourists After Reported Brain Parasite Cases

Hawaii Reassures Tourists After Reported Brain Parasite Cases

FOOD/DRINK | By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Apr 25
A California couple on their honeymoon and two people who drank a homemade herbal beverage are among the rising number of victims in Hawaii falling ill with a potentially deadly brain parasite.


Health/Fitness

HRC Announces Fellowships for 10 Young Nonprofit Leaders Working to End HIV in Hardest-Hit Areas

HRC Announces Fellowships for 10 Young Nonprofit Leaders Working to End HIV in Hardest-Hit Areas

AIDS | Apr 25
HRC announced the selection of ten outstanding, young leaders for the second year of its fellowship program focused on elevating the work of young people on the front lines of the HIV and AIDS epidemic.


Travel

Puerto Rico Adventures by Day and Night

Puerto Rico Adventures by Day and Night

By Jill Gleeson | Apr 26
Puerto Rico is chock-full of non-nocturnal adventures so epic and singular that you're not only going to want to rest up for them, you won't even mind putting that Latin lothario on ice for a couple evenings.


Nightlife

NYC LGBT Center Honors Hillary Rodham Clinton
Philadelphia, PA

NYC LGBT Center Honors Hillary Rodham Clinton

NYC's LGBT Center Will honor Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at its annual Center Dinner at Cipriani Wall Street.

AIDS Walk For Life In Providence :: April 23, 2017

AIDS Walk For Life In Providence :: April 23, 2017

AIDS | Apr 24
The 31st Annual Walk for Life stepped off from the State Capital grounds under a clear blue sky of a wonderful warm spring day.