Gay Palm Springs: The Latest

Not Real News: A Look At What Didn't Happen This Week

Not Real News: A Look At What Didn't Happen This Week

NEWS | By Beatrice Dupuy, Arijeta Lajka, and Amanda Seitz | Oct 19
None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the real facts.

Some Worries About Nuclear Weapons at Turkey Base

Some Worries About Nuclear Weapons at Turkey Base

NEWS | By Robert Burns | Oct 19
Frayed U.S. relations with Turkey over its incursion in Syria raise a sensitive question rarely discussed in public: Should the United States remove the nuclear bombs it has long stored at a Turkish air base?

38 People Cited for Violations in Clinton Email Probe

38 People Cited for Violations in Clinton Email Probe

NEWS | By Matthew Lee and Mary Clare Jalonick | Oct 19
The State Department has completed its internal investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of private email and found violations by 38 people, some of whom may face disciplinary action.

Lady Gaga Falls off Stage While Dancing with Fan

Lady Gaga Falls off Stage While Dancing with Fan

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 19
During her Las Vegas show Thursday night, Lady Gaga invited a fan onstage who picked her up and lost balance. Both plunged to the floor as a result.

Adam Lambert: Happy to See More LGBTQ Artists Find Success

Adam Lambert: Happy to See More LGBTQ Artists Find Success

ENTERTAINMENT | By Gary Gerard Hamilton | Oct 19
Adam Lambert, who rose on the music scene as the runner-up on "America Idol" in 2009, says he's happy to see more mainstream LGBTQ artists find major success.

Homage to Judy: Sam Smith on Singing 'Get Happy' with Renée Zellweger

Homage to Judy: Sam Smith on Singing 'Get Happy' with Renée Zellweger

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 18
Sam Smith explains how he came to sing a duet of "Get Happy" with Renée Zellweger for the film "Judy."

Britney Spears Shares Pics of Hunky Beau Sam Asghari

Britney Spears Shares Pics of Hunky Beau Sam Asghari

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 18
It was Throwback Thursday for Britney Spears and boyfriend Sam Asghari yesterday as pics of the couple taken on a Maimi boat trip this past June hit the Internet yesterday.

Energy Secretary Perry Says He Is Resigning by Year's End

Energy Secretary Perry Says He Is Resigning by Year's End

NEWS | By Jill Colvin and Matthew Daly | Oct 18
Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced Thursday that he will leave his job by the end of the year, saying that under President Donald Trump the nation is nearing energy independence.

Vaping-Related Illnesses Still Rising, Though at a Slower Pace

Vaping-Related Illnesses Still Rising, Though at a Slower Pace

Health officials of Thursday said there have been 1,479 cases and at least 33 deaths in the mysterious outbreak.

Michael Jordan Opens First of Two Medical Clinics in Charlotte

Michael Jordan Opens First of Two Medical Clinics in Charlotte

NEWS | Oct 18
An emotional Michael Jordan unveiled the first of two medical clinics he and his family funded to provide care to underprivileged members of the community.


Entertainment

2019 Greater Palm Springs Pride Closes Pride Season with Epic Lineup
Palm Springs, CA

2019 Greater Palm Springs Pride Closes Pride Season with Epic Lineup

PRIDE | Oct 11
Live your truth and no one else's. Gather your friends and together let's celebrate our fearlessly authentic lives. Embrace diversity and advance individual freedom for all.

 Review :: National Tour of 'The SpongeBob Musical' Will Make You Smile

Review :: National Tour of 'The SpongeBob Musical' Will Make You Smile

THEATRE | By Clinton Campbell | Oct 18
Take a break from work, or the news, and travel to Bikini Bottom for a couple hours of vacation. You will be glad you did.


Business

U.S. Officials Propose Less Paperwork for Mineral Royalty Cuts

U.S. Officials Propose Less Paperwork for Mineral Royalty Cuts

FINANCE | By Mead Gruver | Oct 19
Mining companies filing for lower royalty rates wouldn't have to describe exactly where the minerals would be mined or how much they've mined recently.


Technology

Facebook CEO Defends Refusal to Take Down Some Content

Facebook CEO Defends Refusal to Take Down Some Content

PERSONAL TECH | By Marcy Gordon | Oct 18
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday defended the social media platform's refusal to take down content it considers newsworthy "even if it goes against our standards."


Finance

Patients Eligible For Charity Care Instead Get Big Bills

Patients Eligible For Charity Care Instead Get Big Bills

HEALTH | By Jordan Rau | Oct 16
Under the Affordable Care Act, nonprofit hospitals are required to provide free or discounted care to patients of meager incomes — or risk losing their tax-exempt status. These price breaks can help people avoid financial catastrophe.


Cars

Workers Celebrate Deal with GM, Show Union Power in Industry

Workers Celebrate Deal with GM, Show Union Power in Industry

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Oct 17
On the picket lines at a General Motors transmission plant in Toledo, Ohio, passing cars honked and striking workers celebrated a tentative contract deal by munching on 10 pizzas dropped off by a supporter.


Health/Fitness

Researchers Find Drug Can Help Reverse Liver Disease in HIV-Positive People

Researchers Find Drug Can Help Reverse Liver Disease in HIV-Positive People

AIDS | By Sam Cronin | Oct 17
National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers have identified a new use for tesamorelin which may help reverse liver disease in those living with HIV. Read the highlights of the NIH press release here.


Travel

Oahu: 72 Hours in the Heart of Hawaii

Oahu: 72 Hours in the Heart of Hawaii

By Matthew Wexler | Oct 18
Our essential guide for things to do on Oahu, from shopping and beaches to terrific restaurants and one of the best beachfront hotels.


Nightlife

Frank Ocean To Launch LGBTQ Dance Night in NYC in Honor of PrEP

Frank Ocean To Launch LGBTQ Dance Night in NYC in Honor of PrEP

CELEBRITIES | By Sam Cronin | Oct 17
Frank Ocean's Blonded brand is set to host a queer club night called PrEP+, so named for the HIV prevention drugs, and to imagine what the 80s would have been like if PrEP had existed then.