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Paramount Costume Exhibit Satisfies 'New Nostalgia'

Paramount Costume Exhibit Satisfies 'New Nostalgia'

STYLE | By Julie Carr Smyth | May 22
Movie costumes are on display for the first time in "Creating the Illusion: Costumes & Characters from the Paramount Pictures Archive" at the Decorative Arts Center of Ohio and running through Aug. 12.

Settlement Reached in LGBT School Harassment

Settlement Reached in LGBT School Harassment

NEWS | By Andrew Selsky | May 22
An openly gay couple was walking in their Oregon high school parking lot when the principal's son drove up, veered away at the last second and shouted an anti-gay slur at the two girls. In class, a teacher equated same-sex marriage with bestiality.

Michigan Board: Civil Rights Law Bars LGBT Discrimination

Michigan Board: Civil Rights Law Bars LGBT Discrimination

NEWS | By David Eggert and Jeff Karoub | May 22
A Michigan agency will for the first time process complaints of discrimination against LGBT people after a board said Monday that the state's civil rights law prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Miss Nebraska Winner of Miss USA Competition

Miss Nebraska Winner of Miss USA Competition

NEWS | May 22
Sarah Rose Summers from Nebraska has beaten 50 other women to win the crown at this year's Miss USA competition.

Trump Wades Deeper Into Abortion Politics as Midterms Loom

Trump Wades Deeper Into Abortion Politics as Midterms Loom

NEWS | By Jill Colvin | May 22
In the lead-up to the midterm elections, President Trump, the thrice-married ex-Democrat who used to describe himself as "very pro-choice" is offering catnip to conservative voters with a new administration push to strip funding from Planned Parenthood.

Iowa Native Maddie Poppe Wins 'American Idol'

Iowa Native Maddie Poppe Wins 'American Idol'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 22
Iowa native Maddie Poppe has won "American Idol."

A Watchdog Group Asks Netflix to Pull '13 Reasons Why'

A Watchdog Group Asks Netflix to Pull '13 Reasons Why'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 22
A media watchdog group is calling on Netflix to pull its "13 Reasons Why" series because of potentially harmful content.

Voters Choose Nominees in Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Texas

Voters Choose Nominees in Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Texas

NEWS | By Bill Barrow | May 22
Four states will cast ballots Tuesday as the 2018 midterm elections take shape. Voters in Arkansas, Georgia and Kentucky hold primaries, while Texans settle several primary runoffs after their first round of voting in March.

Despite Spotify Change, R. Kelly's Streams Still Intact

Despite Spotify Change, R. Kelly's Streams Still Intact

NEWS | By Mesfin Fekadu | May 22
Streaming numbers for R. Kelly have remained intact a week after Spotify announced it had removed the R&B singer's music from its playlists, citing its new policy on hate content and hateful conduct.

'Gays Going to HELL'  Rugger Loses Sponsor-Provided Luxury Car

'Gays Going to HELL' Rugger Loses Sponsor-Provided Luxury Car

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 21
Israel Folau, the rugby player whose anti-LGBTQ comments have repeatedly stirred up controversy, faced no official sanction from his team or Australian officials of the sport. But team sponsor Land Rover took action.


News

Netflix Says it has Signed Barack and Michelle Obama

Netflix Says it has Signed Barack and Michelle Obama

NATIONAL | By David Bauder | May 21
Barack and Michelle Obama are getting into the television business with Monday's announcement that they had signed a multi-year deal with Netflix.


Business

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and the Washington Blame Game

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and the Washington Blame Game

LEGAL | By Calvin Woodward and Elliot Spagat | May 21
When President Donald Trump and his environmental chief sat down with different audiences this past week, the blame game was on display. So was some chest-thumping.


Finance

Trip to Space Offered with $85M NYC Apartment Sale

Trip to Space Offered with $85M NYC Apartment Sale

HOME | May 17
The owner for a New York City condominium is offering a trip to outer space included with the purchase of an $85 million dollar apartment.


Cars

Toyota Chief Hopes to Help Japan Automakers Keep Tech Edge

Toyota Chief Hopes to Help Japan Automakers Keep Tech Edge

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | May 21
Toyota Motor Corp. chief Akio Toyoda, tapped to head the Japanese auto industry association, promised Friday to lead a push among manufacturers to keep a competitive edge in emerging technologies.


Style

Panda Beer Anyone? Craft Beers Flow in Middle-Class China

Panda Beer Anyone? Craft Beers Flow in Middle-Class China

FOOD/DRINK | By Sam McNeil, Fu Ting | May 22
"Panda Beer," ''Little General," ''Flying Fist IPA," and "Mandarin Wheat" are among the offerings on tap at a craft beer exhibition this week in Shanghai dedicated to expanding the palette of Chinese consumers and promoting sales of high-end brews.


Health/Fitness

Silly Looks in Yoga Classes Targeting the Face

Silly Looks in Yoga Classes Targeting the Face

HEALTH | May 21
Yoga has been said to help the mind and body, but some say it also can help the face. New yoga classes target the face with silly expressions.


Travel

Slumber Party: Puerto Vallarta's Almar Resort

Slumber Party: Puerto Vallarta's Almar Resort

By Ivan Quintanilla | May 22
The newest and only luxury beachfront LGBTQ hotel in Puerto Vallarta will make your cup - make that tub -- bubbleth over.


Nightlife

Vulture Festival @ Milk Studios In Chelsea

Vulture Festival @ Milk Studios In Chelsea

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 21
The Vulture Festival is a weekend of performances, premieres, panels, screenings and live podcasts including John Leguizamo, drag race girls, Hilary Duff, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Wendy Williams, Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness, Claire Danes and many more.