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Crisis Deepens for Cuomo; AG Wants to Lead Harassment Probe

Crisis Deepens for Cuomo; AG Wants to Lead Harassment Probe

NEWS | By Karen Matthews nd Marina Villeneuve | Feb 28

The crisis enveloping Gov. Andrew Cuomo deepened Sunday as the state's attorney general demanded he grant her the authority to investigate claims he sexually harassed at least two women who worked for him.

Watch: TJ Osborne Tells CBS This Morning He's Experienced a 'Tsunami of Love' Since Coming Out

Watch: TJ Osborne Tells CBS This Morning He's Experienced a 'Tsunami of Love' Since Coming Out

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 28

Country star TJ Osborne went on CBS This Morning to talk about how gratifying coming out has been for him.

French Military Man-Turned-Escort-Turned Tattoo Artist Clément Grobotek's Revealing Book to be Filmed

French Military Man-Turned-Escort-Turned Tattoo Artist Clément Grobotek's Revealing Book to be Filmed

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 28

Last summer tattoo artist Clément Grobotek turned heads in France with the publication of "Moi, j'embrasse" ("Me, I Embrace"), his account of his escort days. It looks like it will soon be a six-part television series.

Out Actor Nathaniel Curtis Expresses Separation Anxiety from 'It's a Sin' Cast

Out Actor Nathaniel Curtis Expresses Separation Anxiety from 'It's a Sin' Cast

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 28

Out actor Nathaniel Curtis expressed separation anxiety about his cast mates from "It's a Sin."

Report: GOP Golden Boy Madison Cawthorn Allegedly Sexually Harassed Women in College

Report: GOP Golden Boy Madison Cawthorn Allegedly Sexually Harassed Women in College

NEWS | Feb 28

GOP Congressman Madison Cawthorn had quite a reputation while in college, and it wasn't for being a conservative firebrand.

Is the Fashion Industry Capitalizing on 'Gender Neutral'?

Is the Fashion Industry Capitalizing on 'Gender Neutral'?

STYLE | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Feb 28

As fashion brands like Girlfriend Collective, Entireworld, and PANGAIA release gender-neutral collections, questions arise as to whether designers and companies are missing a larger point when gendered clothing categories still exist.

How a Gay-Owned Michigan Campground Exposed Anti-Trans Bias in the Queer Camping Community

How a Gay-Owned Michigan Campground Exposed Anti-Trans Bias in the Queer Camping Community

NEWS | By Dan Allen | Feb 28

Soon-to-open Camp Boomerang RV Park and Campground announced it would open this spring and cater exclusively to gay men, setting off a controversy about transgender guests that's reverberating through the queer camping community.

Is KJ Apa Seeking a 'Get Out of Jail' (i.e. 'Riverdale') Card?

Is KJ Apa Seeking a 'Get Out of Jail' (i.e. 'Riverdale') Card?

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 28

In an interview this week, KJ Apa says working on "Riverdale," where the 23-year old New Zealand actor stars as Archie Andrews, is like being in jail.

Ryan Reynolds Spars With David Beckham Over His Sore Wrist on Instagram

Ryan Reynolds Spars With David Beckham Over His Sore Wrist on Instagram

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 28

When Ryan Reynolds posted a pic of himself singing bottles of gin, David Beckham hit back with a cheeky comment.

'RuPaul's Drag Race All-Stars 6' Moves to Paramount+

'RuPaul's Drag Race All-Stars 6' Moves to Paramount+

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Feb 28

"RuPaul's Drag Race All-Stars 6" is moving from VH1 to parent company Viacom's new Paramount+ next month.

Business

Highlights of the COVID-19 Relief Bill Advancing in Congress

Highlights of the COVID-19 Relief Bill Advancing in Congress

BUSINESS | By Kevin Freking | Feb 27

The House passed a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package early Saturday, 219-212, that includes $1,400 checks for most Americans and billions of dollars for schools, state and local governments and businesses.

Technology

US Advisers Endorse Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine from J&J

US Advisers Endorse Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine from J&J

TECHNOLOGY | By Lauran Neergaard and Matthew Perrone | Feb 27

U.S. health advisers endorsed a one-dose COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson on Friday, putting the nation on the cusp of adding an easier-to-use option to fight the pandemic.

Finance

What NY Prosecutors Could Learn from Trump's Tax Records

What NY Prosecutors Could Learn from Trump's Tax Records

FINANCE | By Jim Mustian and David B. Caruso | Feb 23

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. fought for a year and a half to get access to former President Donald Trump's tax records.

Cars

Edmunds: Three Smart Ways to Get Out of Your Car Lease

Edmunds: Three Smart Ways to Get Out of Your Car Lease

CARS | By Brent Romans, Edmunds | Feb 20

On the surface, getting out of a car lease isn't difficult. It's the potential financial penalties for doing so that are the issue. Minimizing this financial fallout is key.

Style

Borsalino Looks Ahead with Cool Bucket Hats, Baseball Caps

Borsalino Looks Ahead with Cool Bucket Hats, Baseball Caps

STYLE | By Colleen Barry | Feb 27

The new collection displayed during Milan Fashion Week takes inspiration from the Arts & Crafts design movement in mid-19th century Britain

Health/Fitness

Could Your Trip to the Gym Become a Superspreader Event?

Could Your Trip to the Gym Become a Superspreader Event?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Feb 28

This week, the CDC said gym users should wear masks while working out and urged gyms to improve ventilation and encourage outdoor physical activities whenever possible.

Travel

Watch: Mexican Police Arrest Gay Couple for Kiss: 'Children are Present'

Watch: Mexican Police Arrest Gay Couple for Kiss: 'Children are Present'

TRAVEL | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 27

Police arrested a same-sex couple for sharing a kiss on a public beach, declaring that the reason the men were being handcuffed was that the display of affection took place where "children are present."

Nightlife

SF Queer Bar Virgil's is Permanently Closing

SF Queer Bar Virgil's is Permanently Closing

NIGHTLIFE | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Feb 26

Virgil's Sea Room, a queer bar that opened in 2013 in the Mission District of San Francisco, is permanently closing.