Gay Philadelphia: The Latest

Time Magazine Honors Sex Assault Survivors and Women at Gala

Time Magazine Honors Sex Assault Survivors and Women at Gala

NEWS | By John Carucci | Apr 25
Fresh from winning a Pulitzer Prize for helping to expose the Harvey Weinstein scandal, Ronan Farrow was honored as one of this year's 100 most influential people at the annual Time 100 Gala.

Out Rugby Player Kisses Boyfriend in the Wake of Folau's Anti-Gay Comments

Out Rugby Player Kisses Boyfriend in the Wake of Folau's Anti-Gay Comments

NEWS | Apr 25
After Australian rugby player Israel Folau recently made headlines when he said he believes gay people who don't repent will go to hell, an openly gay rugby player is protesting the athlete by sharing his kiss with his boyfriend on Twitter.

Hank Azaria Willing to Stop Voicing Apu on 'The Simpsons'

Hank Azaria Willing to Stop Voicing Apu on 'The Simpsons'

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 25
Hank Azaria is ready to stop voicing Kwik-E-Mart owner Apu on "The Simpsons" in the wake of criticism that it's a stereotype.

After Twitter Gets Excited Over Photo, Parkland Students Apparently Not Going to Prom

After Twitter Gets Excited Over Photo, Parkland Students Apparently Not Going to Prom

NEWS | Apr 25
The Internet got super excited Tuesday when two outspoken Parkland students suggested they'd be attending Marjory Stoneman Douglas High's prom together. But apparently that's not the case.

Florida Republicans May Be Forced to Act on Voting Rights

Florida Republicans May Be Forced to Act on Voting Rights

BUSINESS | By Gary Fineout | Apr 25
Confronted with a federal judge's looming deadline, Florida Gov. Rick Scott called an extraordinary late-night meeting of top state officials Wednesday to decide what to do about the state's process for restoring voting rights to former prisoners.

Summer Movie Preview: 'Deadpool 2' is About Kindness (Truly)

Summer Movie Preview: 'Deadpool 2' is About Kindness (Truly)

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Apr 25
"Deadpool" broke box-office records and shattered preconceived notions about what an R-rated superhero movie could do. Now the foul-mouthed mercenary is back with a sequel that's gearing up to play in the summer movie season.

WayBack Machine Denies Joy Reid's Claims Anti-Gay Blog Posts Were Fabricated, PFLAG Nixes Award

WayBack Machine Denies Joy Reid's Claims Anti-Gay Blog Posts Were Fabricated, PFLAG Nixes Award

NEWS | Apr 25
The company behind the digital Internet archive the Wayback Machine is responding to MSNBC's Joy Reid, who claimed the recently discovered anti-gay posts from her now defunct blog were fabricated.

Trump's Tariffs Risk Jobs and Profits in Working-Class Areas

Trump's Tariffs Risk Jobs and Profits in Working-Class Areas

BUSINESS | By Richard Lardner | Apr 25
President Donald Trump's escalating dispute with China over trade and technology is threatening jobs and profits in working-class communities where his "America First" agenda hit home.

Jury Deliberates After Cosby Painted As Predator

Jury Deliberates After Cosby Painted As Predator

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 25
Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial are poised to start deliberating after a marathon day of closing arguments that portrayed the comedian both as a calculating predator as well as the victim of a multimillion-dollar frame-up.

All Future 'Avengers' Movies Affected by 'Infinity War'

All Future 'Avengers' Movies Affected by 'Infinity War'

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 25
Cast and crew of Marvel's superhero mash-up movie "Avengers: Infinity War" discuss the themes of the upcoming release, with co-director Joe Russo revealing "all stories moving forward will be affected by this movie."


News

Does Anyone Still Wear a Hat? Yes, Melania Trump

Does Anyone Still Wear a Hat? Yes, Melania Trump

FASHION | Apr 25
The media and the Twitterverse had a big time Tuesday with the first lady's I-spy chapeau, a wide-brim number designed by Herve Pierre that would have been perfect had the sun been out in Washington.


Entertainment

 Review :: Avengers: Infinity War

Review :: Avengers: Infinity War

MOVIES | By Kevin Taft | Apr 25
A masterpiece of character, story, and filmmaking, "Infinity War" does for the "Avengers" franchise what "The Empire Strikes Back" did for "Star Wars."


Business

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Iran Cash Story Oft-Told, Still Bogus

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Iran Cash Story Oft-Told, Still Bogus

CORPORATE | By Calvin Woodward | Apr 25
President Donald Trump likes to tell a story about the U.S. paying out billions of dollars to Iran as part of the multinational deal freezing its nuclear program. What he doesn't say is that most of that money was Iran's to begin with.


Technology

Facebook Launches Transparency Tool Before Irish Referendum

Facebook Launches Transparency Tool Before Irish Referendum

PERSONAL TECH | Apr 25
Facebook is launching a pilot program in Ireland ahead of a referendum on abortion which it hopes will ensure greater transparency in political advertising.


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

Beijing Auto Show Highlights E-Cars Designed for China

Beijing Auto Show Highlights E-Cars Designed for China

AUTO NEWS | By Joe McDonald | Apr 25
Volkswagen and Nissan have unveiled electric cars designed for China at a Beijing auto show that highlights the growing importance of Chinese buyers for a technology seen as a key part of the global industry's future.


Style

Men's Hair Loss Treatment Options Get a Makeover

Men's Hair Loss Treatment Options Get a Makeover

GROOMING | By Andy Smith | Apr 25
Online men's wellness brand hims takes a fresh approach to hair loss, offering a new complete hair kit with powerful results.


Health/Fitness

After a Death, How Much Can 'Broken Heart' Hurt Survivors?

After a Death, How Much Can 'Broken Heart' Hurt Survivors?

HEALTH | By Marilynn Marchione | Apr 25
Stress might not be to blame for former President George H.W. Bush's hospitalization a day after his wife's funeral, but it does the body no favors, and one partner's health clearly affects the other's.


Nightlife

Furball @ Analog BKNY :: April 21, 2018

Furball @ Analog BKNY :: April 21, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Apr 25
Joe Fiore Presented Furball Brooklyn: Black Edition held at Analog BKNY, with music by Michel Mizrahi from London and Keenan Orr from DC. Check out these photos of all the furry fun.