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D'Lo Headlines Dixon Place HOT! Festival With 'To T, Or Not to T'
New York City, NY

D'Lo Headlines Dixon Place HOT! Festival With 'To T, Or Not to T'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 27
Dixon Place proudly presents the 26th Annual HOT! Festival, the NYC annual celebration of LGBTQ culture. Headlining the festival is D'Lo's solo work "To T, Or Not to T," which begins performances on Friday, July 7.

Mormon Church Now Allows Female Employees to Wear Pants

Mormon Church Now Allows Female Employees to Wear Pants

STYLE | By Brady McCombs | Jun 29
Women who work at Mormon headquarters in Salt Lake City will be allowed to wear pantsuits and dress slacks instead of only skirts or dresses.

Designated Anti-LGBT Hate Group Hits Charity Monitoring Website with Lawsuit

Designated Anti-LGBT Hate Group Hits Charity Monitoring Website with Lawsuit

NEWS | Jun 29
Charity monitoring website GuideStar is in hot water with hate groups again.

Over 200 German Cops Expelled for Throwing Wild Sex Party

Over 200 German Cops Expelled for Throwing Wild Sex Party

NEWS | Jun 29
Over 200 police officers in Germany have been expelled for bad behavior after they were caught throwing a wild party that included a couple having sex in public, men urinating in public and one officer performing a striptease, using a gun as a prop.

20 Years Later, New Generation of Harry Potter Fans

20 Years Later, New Generation of Harry Potter Fans

ENTERTAINMENT | By Deepti Hajela | Jun 29
As the 20th anniversary of the initial publishing of the first Harry Potter book is celebrated this week, another generation is being introduced to Harry, Hogwarts and all the rest of the magical world created by author J.K. Rowling.

Cardinal Takes Leave from Vatican After Sex Assault Charges

Cardinal Takes Leave from Vatican After Sex Assault Charges

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield | Jun 29
Cardinal George Pell, one of Pope Francis' top advisers, took a leave of absence as the Vatican's financial czar on Thursday to fight multiple criminal charges in his native Australia that allege he committed sexual assault years ago.

Online Hate Speech May Soon Incur a Hefty Bill in Germany

Online Hate Speech May Soon Incur a Hefty Bill in Germany

NEWS | By Frank Jordans | Jun 29
German lawmakers are poised to pass a bill designed to enforce the country's existing limits on free speech - including the long-standing ban on Holocaust denial - in social networks.

Adele Hints '25' Tour is Her Last

Adele Hints '25' Tour is Her Last

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 29
Pop superstar Adele has hinted that her current tour for Grammy-winning album "25" will be her last.

Limits on Travel to US Issued After Supreme Court Ruling

Limits on Travel to US Issued After Supreme Court Ruling

NEWS | By Matthew Lee | Jun 29
The Trump administration has set new criteria for visa applicants from six mainly Muslim nations and all refugees that require a "close" family or business tie to the United States.

Rob Lowe Says He Feared Death During Bigfoot-Like Encounter

Rob Lowe Says He Feared Death During Bigfoot-Like Encounter

NEWS | Jun 29
Rob Lowe says he thought he was going to be killed during an encounter with a bigfoot creature while filming his new A&E docuseries.

Justice Dept. Group Honors Transgender Teen in Bathroom Case

Justice Dept. Group Honors Transgender Teen in Bathroom Case

NEWS | By Sadie Gurman | Jun 29
A transgender teen who sued to be able to use the boys' bathroom was honored Wednesday by members of a Justice Department whose leadership undercut his landmark case before it could be heard by the Supreme Court.


Entertainment

 Review :: Anything Goes
New York City, NY

Review :: Anything Goes

THEATRE | By J. Peter Bergman | Jun 27
"Anything Goes," now on stage at the Mac-Haydn Theater in Chatham, NY seems bent on proving that charm and wit are so, so worthwhile.

Watch: In 'I Am Jazz' Preview, Jazz Jennings Opts to Skip Surgery

Watch: In 'I Am Jazz' Preview, Jazz Jennings Opts to Skip Surgery

TELEVISION | Jun 28
Jazz Jennings has hit a breakthrough in her self-perception as she continues to transition to her most authentic self.


Business

Debt, Protectionism Could Drag Down Improving Global Economy

Debt, Protectionism Could Drag Down Improving Global Economy

FINANCE | By David McHugh | Jun 28
The global economy's recovery is maturing and faces risks from populist rejection of free trade and from high debt that could burden consumers and companies as interest rates rise.


Technology

Number of People Using Facebook Reaches 2 Billion

Number of People Using Facebook Reaches 2 Billion

PERSONAL TECH | Jun 29
CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the new marker was reached early Tuesday and in a Facebook post said that he's proud of the role his company is playing in connecting people around the world.


Finance

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

SAVING | By Beth J. Harpaz, Emily Swanson | Jun 20
Forget frequent flier miles, last-minute getaways and even road trips. Nearly half of Americans say they won't be taking a vacation this summer, mostly because they can't afford it.


Cars

Edmunds: Deals for July Fourth Car Shoppers

AUTO NEWS | By Matt Jones, Edmunds | Jun 28
With the July Fourth holiday approaching, car dealership advertisements flood the airwaves and every deal sounds better than the one before it. Given all that noise, you might have a case of car-deal information overload.


Travel

Rick Steves' Summer Travel Tips: How to Handle Heat & Crowds

Rick Steves' Summer Travel Tips: How to Handle Heat & Crowds

By Beth J. Harpaz | Jun 29
Travel expert Rick Steves , the guidebook writer, public radio and TV show host, offers tips to make the most of your summer vacation.


Nightlife

Levity & Justice for All 2 Honors Kate Clinton
New York City, NY

Levity & Justice for All 2 Honors Kate Clinton

On June 22, LPAC again will gather the top lesbian comics in New York City to celebrate our community, stand up to those who would ignore our power, and laugh at Donald Trump.

Listen: Bruno Mars and David Guetta Unveil 'Versace on the Floor'

Listen: Bruno Mars and David Guetta Unveil 'Versace on the Floor'

MUSIC | Jun 28
Multiple Grammy Award-winning musicians/producers Bruno Mars and David Guetta announce the release of "Versace on the Floor (Bruno Mars vs. David Guetta)"