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Julius' Bar in New York City Designated A Landmark

Julius' Bar in New York City Designated A Landmark

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 7

New York City's Landmarks Preservation Commission has voted on Tuesday to designate the bar as an individual landmark.

Breaking Down the Most Homoerotic Moments in 'Top Gun' and 'Top Gun: Maverick'

Breaking Down the Most Homoerotic Moments in 'Top Gun' and 'Top Gun: Maverick'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Timothy Rawles | Dec 7

With "Top Gun: Maverick" hitting streaming for the first time on Dec. 22, we are breaking down the most homoerotic moments from the blockbuster and its 1986 predecessor "Top Gun."

This Holiday, Redefine Masculinity with Adonis Arcana

This Holiday, Redefine Masculinity with Adonis Arcana

SPONSORED CONTENT | Dec 7

Both makeup and skincare are tried-and-true gifts any holiday season, but chances are you haven't considered makeup for the men in your life. With Adonis Arcana, that may be about to change.

The Best Blankets for Cozy Season

The Best Blankets for Cozy Season

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Dec 7

There's nothing like a cold winter night snuggle, whether it be with someone special, a pet, or just your handsome self.

Friction over LGBTQ+ Issues Worsens in Global Anglican Church

Friction over LGBTQ+ Issues Worsens in Global Anglican Church

NEWS | By Chinedu Asadu and David Crary of The Associated Press and Catherine Pepinster of Religious News Service | Dec 7

Friction has long-simmered within the global Anglican Communion over its 42 provinces' sharp differences on whether to recognize same-sex marriage and ordain LGBTQ clergy.

Watch: Gay California Lawmaker Targeted with Death Threats, Vows to Stand Firm

Watch: Gay California Lawmaker Targeted with Death Threats, Vows to Stand Firm

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 7

Openly gay California lawmaker Scott Weiner has been targeted once again with death threats, even as far-right figures like Marjorie Taylor-Greene and Charlie Kirk have baselessly called him a "groomer."

Elliot Page Shares Cover for Memoir, 'Pageboy'

Elliot Page Shares Cover for Memoir, 'Pageboy'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 7

Transgender actor Elliot Page shared the cover of his upcoming memoir, "Pageboy," in an Instagram post.

HBO Cancels Queer Voguing Competition Show 'Legendary'

HBO Cancels Queer Voguing Competition Show 'Legendary'

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 7

After three seasons, HBO Max has pulled the plug on its queer voguing competition series "Legendary."

Democratic Sen. Warnock Wins Georgia Runoff Against Walker

Democratic Sen. Warnock Wins Georgia Runoff Against Walker

NEWS | By Bill Barrow and Jeff Amy | Dec 7

Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock defeated Republican challenger Herschel Walker in a Georgia runoff election Tuesday, ensuring Democrats an outright majority in the Senate.

Anthony Rapp and Fiancé Ken Ithiphol Are Proud Parents

Anthony Rapp and Fiancé Ken Ithiphol Are Proud Parents

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 6

Baby boy Rai Larson was born via surrogate on Friday, and the proud pair revealed their bundle of joy to their Instagram followers.

News

Colorado Gay Club Shooting Suspect Charged with Hate Crimes

Colorado Gay Club Shooting Suspect Charged with Hate Crimes

NEWS | By Colleen Slevin | Dec 6

The suspect accused of entering a Colorado gay nightclub clad in body armor and opening fire with an AR-15-style rifle, killing five people and wounding 17 others, was charged by prosecutors with 305 criminal counts including hate crimes and murder.

Technology

Meta Oversight Board Urges Changes to VIP Moderation System

Meta Oversight Board Urges Changes to VIP Moderation System

TECHNOLOGY | Dec 7

Meta's oversight board said an internal system that exempted high-profile users, including Donald Trump, from some or all of Facebook's content moderation rules needs a major overhaul.

Finance

Millennial Money: How Credit Can Beat Buy Now, Pay Later

Millennial Money: How Credit Can Beat Buy Now, Pay Later

FINANCE | By Melissa Lambarena | Dec 7

At first glance, a "buy now, pay later" plan's promise of no interest or upfront fees can seem more appealing than a credit card's terms - but these plans lack certain consumer protections.

Health/Fitness

Speedier Drug Approvals Hit Slowdown as FDA Faces Scrutiny

Speedier Drug Approvals Hit Slowdown as FDA Faces Scrutiny

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Matthew Perrone | Dec 7

Expedited drug approvals slowed this year as the Food and Drug Administration's accelerated pathway came under new scrutiny from Congress, government watchdogs, and the agency's own leaders.

Travel

Hawaii Eruption Brings Tourism Boon During Slow Season

Hawaii Eruption Brings Tourism Boon During Slow Season

TRAVEL | By Andrew Selsky, Audrey McAvoy, and Haven Daley | Dec 2

The spectacle of incandescent lava spewing from Hawaii's Mauna Loa has drawn thousands of visitors and is turning into a tourism boon for this Big Island town near the world's largest volcano.