Gay Philadelphia: The Latest

Sacramento Kings Build World's First Arena to Fully Accommodate Transgender Fans

NEWS | Sep 28
Two of the nation's largest LGBT organizations, Equality California and Transgender Law Center, today commended the Sacramento Kings for building the world's first entertainment and sports arena to fully accommodate transgender fans.

5 South Beach Sites with Zika-Infected Mosquitoes Identified

NEWS | By Jennifer Kay | Sep 28
The first Zika-infected mosquitoes to be trapped on the U.S. mainland were caught in residential South Beach neighborhoods, Miami-Dade County officials announced Wednesday.

Alabama Justice 'Urged Defiance, Not Compliance' On Marriage

NEWS | By Kim Chandler | Sep 28
Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore should be removed from office for defying the U.S. Supreme Court on gay marriage, a lawyer for a disciplinary commission argued on Wednesday.

Pro Skateboarder Brian Anderson Comes Out as Gay

NEWS | Sep 28
Professional skateboarder Brian Anderson has publicly come out as gay.

Disney to Make Live-Action 'Lion King,' Favreau Directing

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 28
The animated classic "The Lion King" will be the latest Disney film to get a live-action remake.

Here's Your Chance to Punch Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli in the Face

NEWS | Sep 28
There's a possibility you could slap or punch Martin Shkreli in his smug face.

Pa. Man Accused of Raping Women Says He's Gay, Innocent

NEWS | Sep 28
A Pennsylvania man awaiting trial on charges he raped two elderly women tells reporters he's "an innocent gay guy."

Gender-Neutral Homecoming 'Queen,' Female 'King'

NEWS | Sep 28
Students at a Maryland high school will get to choose whether they want to be considered as a king or queen, regardless of their gender, as part of a gender-neutral homecoming court.

Sorry, But You Can't Watch Rick Perry Make a Fool of Himself On 'DWTS' Anymore

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 28
Just when you thought you had a reason to watch "Dancing With the Stars"...

Tom Ford on Jake Gyllenhaal: 'You Should See What's Down There'

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 28
Fashion designer and director Tom Ford is a big fan of Jake Gyllenhaal's chest and pubic hair, and really, who isn't?!


Entertainment

Dolly Parton to Appear on 'The Talk,' and 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

By EDGE | Sep 28
On Monday, Oct. 3, Dolly Parton will be the lead guest and perform as part of the Outdoor Concert Series on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live," as well as featured guest on "The Talk."


Business

Nebraska Town Considers Banning Smoking in Apartments

By Margery M. Beck | Sep 28
Some leaders in a blue-collar Nebraska suburb that's home to Offutt Air Force Base are borrowing an idea from a vastly more liberal state: Ban apartment renters from smoking cigarettes and e-cigarettes inside.


Technology

NY Senator: Wireless Emergency Alerts Must Include Photos

By Michael Belsamo | Sep 28
Sen. Charles Schumer argues the Wireless Emergency System is using outdated infrastructure and is in desperate need of an upgrade.


Cars

Diesels Take Back Seat, Electrics Up Front At Paris Car Show

By David McHugh | Sep 28
Carmakers are finding the Paris auto show, held in a city whose mayor wants to ban diesels to reduce pollution, to be a fine place to show off new zero-emission electric vehicles.


Travel

Indonesia Evacuates Tourists After Mount Barujari Eruption

Sep 28
Indonesian authorities say they have evacuated most tourists from Mount Barujari on Lombok island after it spewed a massive column of ash into the atmosphere.


Nightlife

Samantha Bee, Sarah Silverman at Lady Parts Justice Golden Probe Awards

By EDGE | Sep 28
On October 2, Lady Parts Justice will present their Golden Probe Awards, a satirical awards ceremony honoring "Outstanding Achievements" in sexism and anti-choice extremism.