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New York City, NY

Open Finance Networking Party @ The Attic :: January 18, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Jan 19
Open Finance, a volunteer network looking to drive forward LGBT equality and diversity, kicked off 2017 with its networking party at The Attic in NYC's Hell's Kitchen.

Trump Takes Charge: Sworn in as Nation's 45th President

NEWS | By Julie Pace | Jan 20
Pledging to empower America's "forgotten men and women," Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a deeply divided nation and ushering in an unpredictable era in Washington.

Texas Court Hearing Case to Limit Gay Marriage Legalization

NEWS | By Will Weissert | Jan 20
The Texas Supreme Court has reversed its previous ruling and will hear a Houston case that top conservatives hope will let the state limit the impact of 2015's federal legalization of gay marriage.

Appeals Court Tells Judge to Allow Transgender Name Changes

NEWS | By Kate Brumback | Jan 20
A Georgia appeals court has overturned a lower court judge's orders denying legal name changes to two transgender men.

PopUps: Excuse Me but Did Cameron Dallas 'Steal' Britney Spears' People's Choice Awards?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 20
Umm, did Cameron Dallas take Britney Spears' People's Choice Award?

The Dinah 2017 Celebrates Women Who Shattered Glass Ceiling

NIGHTLIFE | Jan 20
Kicking off at the close of Women's History month on March 29 and wrapping on Sunday, April 2, the Dinah 2017 will celebrate and honor the trailblazing women in the Arts, Sports and Entertainment industry who have achieved historic firsts.

Women's March on Washington Shows Solidarity with 600 'Sister Marches'

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 20
The inauguration of President Donald J. Trump happens today, but across the country and around the globe, the largest groundswell of opposition ever seen is coming together on Saturday, January 21, for the Women's March on Washington.

Adele to Perform at the Grammy Awards Next Month

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Jan 20
Adele is set to take the stage at next month's Grammy Awards, where she is nominated for album, song and record of the year.

Americans Have 20 Negative Thoughts About Their Body Every Week

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | Jan 20
If you're feeling self-conscious about your body you're not alone -- Americans criticize their own body more than 20 times a week, according to a new study.

Crystal Gayle To Be Inducted Into Grand Ole Opry

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Jan 20
Grammy-winning songstress Crystal Gayle will be formally inducted into the Opry on January 21 by her sister, Opry legend Loretta Lynn.

Marlo Thomas Launches New Ready-to-Wear Accessories

STYLE | By Mark Kennedy | Jan 20
Thomas is this week debuting her ready-to-wear and accessories collection for HSN called "That Woman " targeting older woman with clothes in vivid colors and nice fabrics.


News

Man Sues Evanston Police Over Violent Arrest Caught on Video

NATIONAL | Jan 20
A black man in Illinois is suing police after he says he was falsely and violently arrested. The 2015 encounter in Evanston was captured on several cameras.


Entertainment

New York City, NY

Review :: Hotsy Totsy Burlesque's Tribute to The Muppets

THEATRE | By Daniel Neiden | Jan 18
"The Hotsy Totsy Burlesque Show's Tribute to The Muppets" took over The Slipper Room, where they've run their standing-room-only burlesque installments over the last three years.

Review :: Starless Dreams

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Jan 20
Mehrdad Oskouei's unflinching and extremely personal documentary will unquestionably be one of the saddest stories to hit our screens this year.


Business

U.S. Sues Oracle, Says It Pays White Men More Than Others

CORPORATE | Jan 20
The Labor Department is suing Oracle, claiming that the technology giant pays white male workers more than their non-white and female counterparts with the same job titles.


Technology

For Driverless Cars, A Moral Dilemma: Who Lives or Dies?

PERSONAL TECH | By Matt O'Brien | Jan 20
Imagine you're behind the wheel when your brakes fail. As you speed toward a crowded crosswalk, you're confronted with an impossible choice: Veer right and mow down a large group of elderly people or veer left into a woman pushing a stroller.


Finance

Woodstock, VT, Fights to Save Its Charm, One Shutter At a Time

HOME | By Wilson Ring | Dec 31
Some property owners are questioning the community's requirement, arguing that the regulations are enforced irregularly, and that some buildings look better without shutters.


Cars

VW Will Appeal Court Order to Buy Back Customer's Diesel Car

AUTO NEWS | By Frank Jordans and David McHugh | Jan 20
Volkswagen says it will appeal a court ruling that it must buy back a German customer's diesel car rigged to cheat on emissions tests.


Style

Star Power at Paris Men's Fashion Week

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Jan 20
Travel, trekking and urban exploration defined Thursday's installment of Paris Menswear Week. And did someone mention celebrities? Here are the highlights of the day's fall/winter 2017 shows


Health/Fitness

New York City, NY

Hartford Gay & Lesbian Health Collective Wants You to Have a Healthy New Year

AIDS | By EDGE | Jan 19
Now is the time to make that appointment for STD testing. While you're there, get your teeth cleaned, get a pelvic exam or Pap test, even meet up with a support group. All for a healthier you!


Travel

Gottlieb Native Garden: A Southern Californian Oasis

By Solvej Schou | Jan 20
Spread out along a hillside near the Beverly Hills Hotel, Susan Gottlieb's baseball-field-size home garden - dubbed the Gottlieb Native Garden - boasts more than 100 species of native plants and brims with wildlife activity.


Nightlife

New York City, NY

Drenched : A Men's Pool Party @ The Room Mate Grace Hotel :: January 15, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jan 18
Speedos in the middle of winter? You bet! Joe Fiore just gave his burly, hot and furry following, Drenched, a pool party like no other in NYC.

LGBT Activists Hold Dance Party Near Mike Pence's Home

POLITICS | Jan 19
With glow sticks, hula hoops and rainbow flags, protesters took a dance party to the streets near the vice president-elect's temporary home to oppose his positions on LGBT issues.