Gay Philadelphia: The Latest

Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force Announces Name Change to Allies for Health + Wellbeing
Philadelphia, PA

Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force Announces Name Change to Allies for Health + Wellbeing

NEWS | Sep 19
Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force (PATF) is pleased to announce that the organization will be renamed Allies for Health + Wellbeing, effective September 26, 2017.

Genetic Counselors Help Transgender Patients Understand Cancer Risks Associated with BRCA Mutations Before Transition

Genetic Counselors Help Transgender Patients Understand Cancer Risks Associated with BRCA Mutations Before Transition

Transgender individuals should be aware of their family history of cancer or any cancer-related gene mutations that run in their family before hormones or surgery.

Watch: Out Pro-Wrestler Anthony Bowens and Boyfriend Explain How they Met

Watch: Out Pro-Wrestler Anthony Bowens and Boyfriend Explain How they Met

NEWS | Sep 20
Professional wrestler and WWE star Anthony Bowens, who came out as bisexual last year, reveals how he and his boyfriend Michael Pavano first met.

Watch: Fox News-Rejected Ad on LGBTQ Adoption Discrimination

Watch: Fox News-Rejected Ad on LGBTQ Adoption Discrimination

NEWS | Sep 20
On Wednesday, civil rights advocates publicly unveiled a TV ad challenging adoption discrimination that was rejected by Fox News.

AP Exclusive: Clinton Book has Sold More than 300,000 Copies

AP Exclusive: Clinton Book has Sold More than 300,000 Copies

NEWS | By Hillel Italie | Sep 20
Hillary Clinton's "What Happened" had a big debut.

Pair of Pro-LGBTQ Ordinances Fast-Tracked by Birmingham City Council

Pair of Pro-LGBTQ Ordinances Fast-Tracked by Birmingham City Council

NEWS | Sep 20
As voters in Alabama prepare to cast their ballots in a run-off election between two staunchly conservative candidates, a glimmer of hope for LGBTQ equality occurred in the Cotton State's largest city.

Watch: Ellen Freaks Out Sarah Paulson with... Clowns

Watch: Ellen Freaks Out Sarah Paulson with... Clowns

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
Ellen DeGeneres scares the crap out of Sarah Paulson by... sending in the clowns.

Man Who Attacked Gay Couple in San Diego Sentenced to 3 Years Probation

Man Who Attacked Gay Couple in San Diego Sentenced to 3 Years Probation

NEWS | Sep 20
A man who attacked a married gay couple earlier this month in San Diego's gayborhood of Hillcrest was sentenced to three years probation after pleading guilty to assaulting the men because of their race and sexual orientation.

Gay Porn Star Turned German Spy Found Guilty of Working with Islamic Extremists

Gay Porn Star Turned German Spy Found Guilty of Working with Islamic Extremists

NEWS | Sep 20
The German spy and former gay porn star was found guilty of sharing state secrets with Islamic extremists and was hit with a one-year suspended sentence, the International Business Times reports.

Watch: Nick Jonas Releases Video for Single 'Find You'

Watch: Nick Jonas Releases Video for Single 'Find You'

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
Grammy nominated and multi-platinum-selling pop starNick Jonas released the accompanying music video for his new single, "Find You" Tuesday.

Kiehl's Partners With Matthew McConaughey for 'Autism Speaks' Campaign

Kiehl's Partners With Matthew McConaughey for 'Autism Speaks' Campaign

STYLE | By EDGE | Sep 20
Kiehl's Since 1851 announced that it will partner with Academy Award-Winning actor Matthew McConaughey for its 2017 Global Philanthropic Program to benefit Autism Speaks.


News

Trump Mocks Emmy Ceremony for Low Ratings

Trump Mocks Emmy Ceremony for Low Ratings

NATIONAL | Sep 20
President Donald Trump is mocking Sunday's Emmy Awards ceremony - where he himself was frequently mocked by host Stephen Colbert, presenters and prize-winners.


Entertainment

 Review :: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Philadelphia, PA

Review :: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

THEATRE | By Andrew Clark | Sep 20
The classic comedic Stephen Sondheim musical is staged by the Walnut Street Theatre with a stellar cast of Philadelphia stalwarts.

 Review :: The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye

Review :: The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye

BOOKS | By Christopher Verleger | Sep 20
Lisbeth's brief stint in prison reopens old wounds about her upbringing and uncovers additional disturbing detail in the highly engaging fifth novel of the "Millenium" series.


Business

Equifax Says It Had A Security Breach Earlier in the Year

Equifax Says It Had A Security Breach Earlier in the Year

FINANCE | By Ken Sweet | Sep 20
Equifax, under pressure from a massive data breach, says it had a separate incident earlier this year. That may mean even more scrutiny as the company deals with the aftermath of a security failure that exposed the information of 143 million Americans.


Technology

Alexa, What Do You See? Amazon Said to Be Working on Glasses

Alexa, What Do You See? Amazon Said to Be Working on Glasses

PERSONAL TECH | Sep 20
Amazon is attempting to develop glasses that pair with Alexa and would allow users to access the voice-activated assistant outside the home, according to a newspaper report.


Finance

Trump's Childhood Home Becomes Showcase for Refugees

Trump's Childhood Home Becomes Showcase for Refugees

NATIONAL | By William Mathis | Sep 18
Trump's childhood home in New York had some new occupants over the weekend - refugees who shared their stories as a way to draw attention to the refugee crisis as the United Nations General Assembly convenes this week with Trump in attendance.


Cars

Edmunds: 8 New Cars, SUVs Coming to the U.S. in 2018

Edmunds: 8 New Cars, SUVs Coming to the U.S. in 2018

AUTO NEWS | By Ed Hellwig | Sep 20
Edmunds chose some highlights of this year's Frankfurt auto showshow to give consumers a preview of what they might see on U.S. roads in 2018.


Health/Fitness

Action Alert: Oppose Graham/Cassidy Bill Repealing the ACA and Cutting Medicaid

Action Alert: Oppose Graham/Cassidy Bill Repealing the ACA and Cutting Medicaid

POLITICS | Sep 19
On Friday, September 15, Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and others introduced new legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Amida Care says it's time to let your elected officials know it's not enough.


Travel

Water, Fire & Stone: Spain's Beguiling Island of Menorca

Water, Fire & Stone: Spain's Beguiling Island of Menorca

By Albert Stumm | Sep 20
Locals say Menorca can be reduced to three words: water, fire and stone. Here's a quick look at Menorca and its vibrant cities, Mahon and Ciutadella, at a time of year when you just might have them to yourself.


Nightlife

Pam Ann's Creator Bares Her Dating Calamities in New Stand-Up Show
Philadelphia, PA

Pam Ann's Creator Bares Her Dating Calamities in New Stand-Up Show

THEATRE | Sep 14
Caroline Reid, the comedian behind the beloved, brash flight attendant, Pam Ann, is stripping off her stewardess uniform this fall and performing in her brand new, bare-all, stand up comedy show, "TINDER, COKE, F#CK...REPEAT!"

Dallas Pride 34th Annual Alan Ross Freedom Parade Part One

Dallas Pride 34th Annual Alan Ross Freedom Parade Part One

PHOTO ALBUMS | Sep 19
MC'd by Patti Le Plae Safe, 40,000+ people celebrated this year's Dallas Pride. Persons with disabilities were given access to a platform for better viewing, and ten-year-old Mattie came from Longview Texas to enjoy a peaceful, bully-free, celebration.