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Chautauqua County: Where to Celebrate (and Laugh) after WorldPride

Chautauqua County: Where to Celebrate (and Laugh) after WorldPride

TRAVEL | By Sarah Jaquay | May 23
For kicks and giggles, head to pastoral Chautauqua County to discover the Chautauqua Institution and Jamestown's National Comedy Center.

Like Alabama, Arkansas Public TV Didn't Air Gay Wedding 'Arthur' Episode

Like Alabama, Arkansas Public TV Didn't Air Gay Wedding 'Arthur' Episode

ENTERTAINMENT | May 23
Following in the footsteps of Alabama Public Television, Arkansas Educational Television Network announced that it did not air the premiere episode of "Arthur" Season 22 because it features a gay cartoon character marrying his partner.

What's Wrong With Those Anti-Vaxxers? They're Just Like the Rest of Us

What's Wrong With Those Anti-Vaxxers? They're Just Like the Rest of Us

The year is not half over, and the number of measles cases has now exceeded highs not seen since the U.S. was declared measles-free in 2000.

Watch: On 'SNL,' Paul Rudd & Pete Davidson Rap About 'Grace and Frankie'

Watch: On 'SNL,' Paul Rudd & Pete Davidson Rap About 'Grace and Frankie'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 23
On last week's "Saturday Night Live," host Paul Rudd teamed up with Pete Davidson to rap about their favorite TV shows, including "Grace and Frankie."

Mayor Pete: I Have Things to Repent For - But Loving Chasten Isn't One of Them

Mayor Pete: I Have Things to Repent For - But Loving Chasten Isn't One of Them

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 23
Openly gay Democratic 2020 hopeful Pete Buttigieg stood strong in the face of attacks from the Christian right during a May 22 Q&A event, declaring he does have things to repent for - but his devotion to husband Chasten is hardly one of them.

GLAAD: LGBTQ Representation in Film is Up, but Not for All

GLAAD: LGBTQ Representation in Film is Up, but Not for All

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | May 23
The advocacy organization GLAAD says that LGBTQ representation is up for major studio films released in 2018, but that none included transgender characters.

Making History: Rihanna Launches Fenty in Paris

Making History: Rihanna Launches Fenty in Paris

STYLE | By Thomas Adamson | May 23
Rihanna, the first black woman in history to head up a major Parisian luxury house, is unveiling her first fashion designs for Fenty at a pop-up store in Paris.

'The L Word' Sequel Series Gets A Title

'The L Word' Sequel Series Gets A Title

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | May 23
Fans of 'The L Word' rejoice! The iconic series about a group of lesbian friends that ran for six seasons on Showtime and concluded in 2009 is slated for the sequel treatment in the form of a miniseries: "The L Word: Generation Q."

Faces of Concussions: NHL's Head-On Battle with an Epidemic

Faces of Concussions: NHL's Head-On Battle with an Epidemic

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Stephen Whyno | May 23
Various studies have tried to determine how many concussions there are in any given season in the NHL. There's little doubt to retired players that the total among 700-plus players over nearly 1,300 regular-season games, whatever it may be, is too much.

Ralph Lauren Unveils Gender Neutral Pride Collection

Ralph Lauren Unveils Gender Neutral Pride Collection

STYLE | May 23
This year, Polo Ralph Lauren will unveil the Pride capsule collection, a five-piece gender-neutral collection for adults and children.


News

Stonewall Generation Confronts Old Age, Sickness — And Discrimination

Stonewall Generation Confronts Old Age, Sickness — And Discrimination

HEALTH | By JoNel Aleccia, Melissa Bailey | May 23
LGBTQ baby boomers, dubbed "the Stonewall Generation," came of age just as the 1969 New York uprising galvanized a push for gay rights. After living through an era of unprecedented social change, they're facing new challenges as they grow old.


Business

China Has More Weapons in U.S. Tariff War - but Do They Work?

China Has More Weapons in U.S. Tariff War - but Do They Work?

FINANCE | By Joe McDonald and Michael Liedtke | May 23
China's role as the main global supplier of rare earths used in smartphones, lightweight magnets, batteries and other components is leverage over Washington.


Technology

Mobile App to Warn Gropers, Get Help Proves Popular in Japan

Mobile App to Warn Gropers, Get Help Proves Popular in Japan

PERSONAL TECH | By Mari Yamaguchi | May 23
A smartphone app developed by Japanese police is being widely downloaded by women trying to protect themselves from gropers on packed rush-hour trains.


Finance

Getting Real About Health Costs in Retirement

Getting Real About Health Costs in Retirement

HEALTH | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | May 21
You won't pay for health care in retirement with one lump sum. That's the way these expenses are often presented, though, and the amounts are terrifying.


Cars

Report: Many Uber, Lyft Drivers Fail to Respond to Recalls

Report: Many Uber, Lyft Drivers Fail to Respond to Recalls

AUTO NEWS | By Cathy Bussewitz | May 22
One out of six Uber and Lyft drivers in the New York City and Seattle areas are driving vehicles with outstanding recalls, according to Consumer Reports.


Style

'Chick-fil-A' Bill Reignites LGBT Opposition in Texas

'Chick-fil-A' Bill Reignites LGBT Opposition in Texas

NATIONAL | By Paul J. Weber | May 22
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signaled he will sign legislation that Republicans say is a defense of Chick-fil-A and religious freedom, but gay lawmakers sometimes tearfully railed against it on the House floor as a license to discriminate.


Health/Fitness

Pot 'Legalization 2.0': Social Equity Becomes A Key Question

Pot 'Legalization 2.0': Social Equity Becomes A Key Question

LEGAL | By Jennifer Peltz | May 22
Advocates for legalizing marijuana have long argued it would strike a blow for social justice after a decades-long drug war that disproportionately targeted minority and poor communities.


Travel

6 Brazilian Tourists Die of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Chile

6 Brazilian Tourists Die of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Chile

May 23
Six Brazilian tourists were found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning Wednesday inside an old apartment where they were staying in central Santiago.


Nightlife

GLSEN Respect Awards @ Cipriani 42nd Street :: May 20, 2019

GLSEN Respect Awards @ Cipriani 42nd Street :: May 20, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 21
The annual GLSEN Respect Awards were held at Cipriani 42nd Street to honor the work of student leaders, educators, community organizers, influencers, and corporations who serve as exemplary role models and have made an impact on LGBTQ youth.