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Biden: Trump 'Consumed' by Ego, Not Leading During Crisis

Biden: Trump 'Consumed' by Ego, Not Leading During Crisis

NEWS | By Steve Peoples and Will Weissert | Jun 2
Joe Biden blistered President Trump a day after police drove back peaceful protesters near the White House so Trump could pose with a Bible before a damaged church. Biden said Trump's "narcissism has become more important than the nation that he leads."

Dying Virtually: Pandemic Drives Medically Assisted Deaths Online

Dying Virtually: Pandemic Drives Medically Assisted Deaths Online

Medically assisted deaths in America are increasingly taking place online, from the initial doctor's visit to the ingestion of life-ending medications.

In Britain's Second Phase, Meeting Up with Strangers Still Not Allowed

In Britain's Second Phase, Meeting Up with Strangers Still Not Allowed

In the second phase of the lockdown in Britain, meeting up between strangers is still prohibited and subject to fine.

US Ambassador to Germany Resigns from Post, Deputy Stands In

US Ambassador to Germany Resigns from Post, Deputy Stands In

NEWS | Jun 2
The U.S. ambassador to Germany has resigned from his post and the State Department after two years in the job.

Anderson Cooper Critiques Trump Harshly for Attack Against Peaceful Protestors

Anderson Cooper Critiques Trump Harshly for Attack Against Peaceful Protestors

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 2
Out CNN anchor Anderson Cooper dragged President Trump during his June 1 broadcast for declaring himself an "ally" to peaceful protestors at very moment he was attacking them.

After Complaints, Grindr Will Finally Remove its 'Ethnicity Filter'

After Complaints, Grindr Will Finally Remove its 'Ethnicity Filter'

NEWS | Jun 2
The gay dating and hookup app Grindr took to social media this week to announce it is removing its "ethnicity filter" from the next version app after it drew criticism from its users.

Slightly Used News :: June 1, 2020

Slightly Used News :: June 1, 2020

NEWS | Jun 2
One Million Moms clutch their pearls over Disney's latest short, openly-gay PA Rep. Brian Sims rages, and EDGE says farewell to Larry Kramer. All this and more in this week's "Slightly Used News" - tune in now!

Provincetown Theater Reschedules 2020 Season to 2021; Virtual Programming Continues

Provincetown Theater Reschedules 2020 Season to 2021; Virtual Programming Continues

In adherence to Massachusetts government guidelines, the board of directors of the Provincetown Theater has made the decision to reschedule all 2020 productions to the 2021 season.

'Glee' Actor Samantha Marie Ware Says Costar Lea Michele Made  Work on Show 'a Living Hell'

'Glee' Actor Samantha Marie Ware Says Costar Lea Michele Made Work on Show 'a Living Hell'

Actor Samantha Marie Ware is calling out her former "Glee" costar Lea Michele after she shared a tweet in which she offered her support for Black Lives Matter and condemned police brutality.

Judge Gives Control of Joe Exotic's Zoo to Carole Baskin

Judge Gives Control of Joe Exotic's Zoo to Carole Baskin

NEWS | Jun 2
A federal judge in Oklahoma has awarded ownership of the zoo made famous in Netflix's "Tiger King" docuseries to Joe Exotic's chief rival.


Technology

Gilead Says Drug Helped Moderately Ill Coronavirus Patients

Gilead Says Drug Helped Moderately Ill Coronavirus Patients

TECHNOLOGY | By Marilynn Marchione | Jun 2
A California biotech company says its experimental drug remdesivir improved symptoms when given for five days to moderately ill, hospitalized patients with COVID-19.



Finance

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio | May 26
Hospitals around the country are afraid to send out hundreds of thousands of bills related to COVID-19 testing. That's because Congress mandated there would be no copays and no out-of-pocket costs for patients. But who's paying?



Travel

Greek Tourism Minister Says All Foreign Visitors Welcome

Greek Tourism Minister Says All Foreign Visitors Welcome

TRAVEL | Jun 2
Greece is ready to welcome tourists from all over the world this summer but will be adhering to the advice of health experts to ensure it remains a safe destination in terms of the risk of coronavirus spread.



Nightlife

Interim Mr. Gay World a Heroic Doctor Who Battled COVID-19

Interim Mr. Gay World a Heroic Doctor Who Battled COVID-19

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 28
When Mr. Gay World 2020 had to be put off to next year, the plan was for first runner-up from 2019 to serve an interim term. Then an ironic twist emerged - one with a heroic tinge.