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Broadway, Hollywood Costumes Go on Exhibit in Heart of NYC

Broadway, Hollywood Costumes Go on Exhibit in Heart of NYC

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Aug 5
Most Broadway stages may still be dark, but there's a place in Times Square where the costumes shine.

'Trauma as his Shield': Cuomo's Apology, Defense Criticized

'Trauma as his Shield': Cuomo's Apology, Defense Criticized

NEWS | By Jocelyn Noveck and Mallika Sen | Aug 5
He said his actions had been misconstrued, his words misunderstood. He said it was cultural: He hugs, he kisses, he says "Ciao, bella." He said it was generational: Sometimes he lapses into "honey" or "sweetheart" or tells bad jokes.

Don't Want a Vaccine? Be Prepared to Pay More for Insurance

Don't Want a Vaccine? Be Prepared to Pay More for Insurance

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Elisabeth Rosenthal, Glenn Kramon | Aug 5
In 2020, before covid vaccines, most major private insurers waived patient payments — from coinsurance to deductibles — for covid treatment. But many if not most have allowed that policy to lapse.

US Plans to Require COVID-19 Shots for Foreign Travelers

US Plans to Require COVID-19 Shots for Foreign Travelers

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Zeke Miller | Aug 5
The Biden administration is taking the first steps toward requiring nearly all foreign visitors to the U.S. to be vaccinated for the coronavirus, a White House official said.

Sleuths in Spain Sniff Out Ibiza's Illegal COVID-19 Parties

Sleuths in Spain Sniff Out Ibiza's Illegal COVID-19 Parties

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 5
Some of the summer hires on the Mediterranean party island of Ibiza are different this year: they include private detectives posing as tourists who tip off police about illegal parties during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pandemic Travel Bans Divide Loved Ones Across Borders

Pandemic Travel Bans Divide Loved Ones Across Borders

NEWS | By Tali Arbel | Aug 5
Since the start of the pandemic, a constantly changing and confusing web of travel restrictions have separated loved ones around the world.

Q-Music: Family Jewels: Songwriting Siblings, Sons and Daughters

Q-Music: Family Jewels: Songwriting Siblings, Sons and Daughters

ARTS & CULTURE | By Gregg Shapiro | Aug 5
Sons and daughters, sisters and brothers of prominent musicians have long shared their own talents. Our music columnist offers a few new bests.

Shai Vanderpump Shot, Killed in NJ, 32nd Trans Murder of 2021

Shai Vanderpump Shot, Killed in NJ, 32nd Trans Murder of 2021

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 5
Trans equality advocate Shai Vanderpump, 23, was shot and killed in Trenton, New Jersey on July 30. Her murder was the 32nd known incident of deadly anti-trans violence this year.

Who Will Die in Premiere of 'And Just Like That?'

Who Will Die in Premiere of 'And Just Like That?'

Expect a major player from "And Just Like That," the "Sex and the City" reboot, to be killed off on the first episode of the new HBO Max series.

Reviews: @ the Hollywood Bowl — Cynthia Erivo & 'Princess Bride in Concert'

Reviews: @ the Hollywood Bowl — Cynthia Erivo & 'Princess Bride in Concert'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Taft | Aug 4
The summer season at the Hollywood Bowl continued with Cynthia Erivo and a presentation of the classic fantasy "The Princess Bride" in concert.


Entertainment

'Zaddy' Christopher Meloni: 'I Catch Flies With my Ass Cheeks'

'Zaddy' Christopher Meloni: 'I Catch Flies With my Ass Cheeks'

CELEBRITIES | Aug 4
Christopher Meloni never thought he'd be on the cover of Men's Health at the age of 60, or that his butt would become a meme. But the actor is enjoying his success as a zaddy.


Business

Spirit Cancels Half Its Flights; American Also Struggling

Spirit Cancels Half Its Flights; American Also Struggling

By David Koenig | Aug 3
Spirit Airlines canceled nearly half its schedule for Tuesday, the third straight day of extremely high cancellation numbers at the budget airline.


Technology

Dating Changed During the Pandemic; Apps are Following Suit

Dating Changed During the Pandemic; Apps are Following Suit

CULTURE | By Urooba Jamal | Aug 3
Despite the social distancing of the past 18 months, the use of dating apps in general has surged as people sought connections amid their isolation and dating apps are responding by rolling out new features.


Finance

Study: Gay and Bi Men Earn Less, Lesbians Earn More, Than Straight Counterparts

Study: Gay and Bi Men Earn Less, Lesbians Earn More, Than Straight Counterparts

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 30
The tattered myth that gays are generally better off than their heterosexual peers took another hit with a new study that reconfirms gay and bisexual men earn less than straight men do.


Cars

Henry Ford Museum's New Exhibit Celebrates Motorsports

Henry Ford Museum's New Exhibit Celebrates Motorsports

AUTO NEWS | By Jenna Fryer | Aug 4
The national landmark museum, founded in 1929 by the creator of the Model T and father of Ford Motor Co., houses some of the most historic items in U.S. history.


Style

Celeb Dermatologist Arrested for Homophobic Rant

Celeb Dermatologist Arrested for Homophobic Rant

CRIME | Jul 31
Celebrity dermatologist Dr. Alex Khadavi was arrested and booked for felony criminal threats. The arrest came as a result of a homophobic rant that Khadavi made in a posh LA condo lobby on July 7.


Health/Fitness

Delta Variant Upends Politicians' COVID Calculus

Delta Variant Upends Politicians' COVID Calculus

POLITICS | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Zeke Miller | Aug 4
President Joe Biden's administration drew up a strategy to contain one coronavirus strain, then another showed up that's much more contagious.


Travel

Provincetown Plans 'Safe and Celebratory' Annual Carnival

Provincetown Plans 'Safe and Celebratory' Annual Carnival

LOCAL | Aug 3
One of Provincetown's most anticipated theme weeks of the season returns August 15-21 as the Provincetown Business Guild (PBG) announces the schedule for the 42nd annual Carnival.


Nightlife

Lollapalooza @ Grant Park Chicago :: July 29-August 1, 2021

Lollapalooza @ Grant Park Chicago :: July 29-August 1, 2021

PHOTO ALBUMS | Aug 2
Lollapalooza returned to Chicago in Grant Park to celebrate 30 years as a music festival. LGBTQIA+ representation was not only in the crowd, but the performers as well.