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NYPD Searching for Suspect Who Hurled Gay Slur in Hate Crime Assault

NYPD Searching for Suspect Who Hurled Gay Slur in Hate Crime Assault

CRIME | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 27, 2021

The NYPD is looking for a suspect who allegedly punched a man in the face while using a gay slur.

'It's A Sin' Star: I Became HIV-Positive after My First Sexual Experience

'It's A Sin' Star: I Became HIV-Positive after My First Sexual Experience

AIDS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 27, 2021

Actor and AIDS activist Nathaniel Hall, a star of the '80s-set miniseries "It's A Sin," became positive after his very first sexual relationship. That eventually led to his one-man show and his efforts to combat stigma.

Malaysian Official Says Anti-LGBTQ Laws Aren't Strict Enough

Malaysian Official Says Anti-LGBTQ Laws Aren't Strict Enough

INTERNATIONAL | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 27, 2021

Putrajaya, a Malaysian city located south of capital Kuala Lumpur, is considering even harsher punishments for LGBTQ people than already-existing law.

Disney Updates Jungle Cruise After Insensitivity Criticism

Disney Updates Jungle Cruise After Insensitivity Criticism

NATIONAL | Jan 27, 2021

Jungle Cruise, one of the original Disney parks' rides, is getting a 21st century remodel in yet the latest update to a legacy theme park ride that has been criticized in years past for being racially insensitive.

Why Even Presidential Pressure Might Not Get More Vaccine to Market Faster

Why Even Presidential Pressure Might Not Get More Vaccine to Market Faster

POLITICS | By Liz Szabo, Sarah Jane Tribble, Jay Hancock | Jan 27, 2021

Americans are dying of COVID-19 by the thousands, but efforts to ramp up production of potentially lifesaving vaccines are hitting a brick wall.

South Dakota Lawmakers Revive Bill Decried by LGBTQ Groups

South Dakota Lawmakers Revive Bill Decried by LGBTQ Groups

LOCAL | By Stephen Groves | Jan 26, 2021

South Dakota Republican lawmakers on Tuesday revived a proposed law that would ban people from changing the sex designation on their birth certificates, even after a House committee rejected the bill.

Mossimo Giannulli Loses Bid to Finish Prison Term at Home

Mossimo Giannulli Loses Bid to Finish Prison Term at Home

CRIME | By Alanna Durkin Richer | Jan 26, 2021

Fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli's request to serve the remaining three months of his prison term in the college admissions bribery scheme at home was denied Tuesday by a federal judge.

In Unusual Deal, 'Modern Family' to Stream on Both Hulu and Peacock Next Month

In Unusual Deal, 'Modern Family' to Stream on Both Hulu and Peacock Next Month

PRIDE | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 26, 2021

All eleven seasons of "Modern Family" will be available next month on both Disney's Hulu and NBCUniversal's Peacock in what appears to be a unique and unusual deal.

Tuesdays with the Conways: A Hacked Account, a Nude Pic, Police, Accusations and an Apology

Tuesdays with the Conways: A Hacked Account, a Nude Pic, Police, Accusations and an Apology

FAMILY | Jan 26, 2021

The very public battle between Kellyanne Conway and her 16-year old daughter Claudia came to a head this week.

Gay Trumper Brandon Straka Arrested for Participating in Capitol Insurrection

Gay Trumper Brandon Straka Arrested for Participating in Capitol Insurrection

CRIME | Jan 26, 2021

Gay Trump supporter Brandon Straka was arrested as part of the Capitol insurrection three weeks ago.

New Governor of Puerto Rico Declares State of Emergency Due to Anti-Trans, Misogynistic Violence

New Governor of Puerto Rico Declares State of Emergency Due to Anti-Trans, Misogynistic Violence

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26, 2021

The newly-installed governor of Puerto Rico has declared a state of emergency due intense anti-trans and misogynistic violence.

Twitter Permanently Bans My Pillow CEO

Twitter Permanently Bans My Pillow CEO

NATIONAL | By Zen Soo | Jan 26, 2021

Twitter has permanently banned My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell's account after he continued to perpetuate the baseless claim that Donald Trump won the 2020 U.S. presidential election.

Pioneering AIDS Researcher Joseph Sonnabend Dies at 88

Pioneering AIDS Researcher Joseph Sonnabend Dies at 88

AIDS | Jan 26, 2021

Pioneering AIDS researcher and clinician Joseph Sonnabend, 88, died January 24, 2021, at the Wellington Hospital in London, after suffering a heart attack on January 3, 2021.

Watch: NYC Restaurant Fires Anti-LGBTQ Worker After Verbal Attack on Married Couple

Watch: NYC Restaurant Fires Anti-LGBTQ Worker After Verbal Attack on Married Couple

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26, 2021

The New York restaurant where a same-sex married couple was told to leave by an anti-LGBTQ employee says that the worker in question has been let go, and that the couple has been invited to return as customers.

Norway Fines Grindr $11.7 Million Over Privacy Breach

Norway Fines Grindr $11.7 Million Over Privacy Breach

INTERNATIONAL | Jan 26, 2021

Norway is fining gay dating app Grindr $11.7 million for failing to get consent from users before sharing their personal information with advertising companies, in breach of stringent European Union privacy rules.

Watch: 'It's a Sin' Trailer for HBO Max Miniseries

Watch: 'It's a Sin' Trailer for HBO Max Miniseries

AIDS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 26, 2021

The trailer for the new British miniseries "It's a Sin," which will debut on HBO Max on February 18, has just dropped.

Bodybuilder Joseph Baena Celebrates Film Role with Speedo Thirst Trap

Bodybuilder Joseph Baena Celebrates Film Role with Speedo Thirst Trap

SPORTS | Jan 26, 2021

There's little doubt that a pic of Joseph Baena will bring to mind his famous dad — Arnold Schwarzenegger.

UK Census Change May Impact Transgender Inclusion

UK Census Change May Impact Transgender Inclusion

INTERNATIONAL | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 26, 2021

Transgender advocates in the U.K. are questioning changes to the census, which will ask Brits to declare their "legal sex" and not their gender identity.

Watch: Mom Takes Credit for Her OnlyFans Star Son's Biggest Asset

Watch: Mom Takes Credit for Her OnlyFans Star Son's Biggest Asset

FAMILY | Jan 26, 2021

A British OnlyFans star posted a sweet video of support from his mother.

Watch: Giant Snow Penis Appears in Swedish Town, Ruled Safety Hazard

Watch: Giant Snow Penis Appears in Swedish Town, Ruled Safety Hazard

INTERNATIONAL | Jan 26, 2021

In the Swedish town of Borås a tradition has grown over the past five years of building a large snow sculpture in a roundabout after a snowstorm. The latest has gone viral.

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