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Nigerian Judge Strikes Case Against 47 Men Charged with Same-Sex Relationships

Nigerian Judge Strikes Case Against 47 Men Charged with Same-Sex Relationships

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 27

On Tuesday, a Nigerian court judge tossed a case in which 47 men were "charged with public displays of affection with members of the same sex."

Watch: Trailer for 'Saved by the Bell' Reboot

Watch: Trailer for 'Saved by the Bell' Reboot

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 27

The upcoming reboot of "Saved by the Bell" now has a trailer.

CW Drops Two Photos of Javicia Leslie's Season 2 'Batwoman'

CW Drops Two Photos of Javicia Leslie's Season 2 'Batwoman'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 27

The CW has given "Batwoman" fans a glimpse of Ryan Wilder with two brand new photos.

A One-Man 'A Christmas Carol' Fills Theater Need in Pandemic

A One-Man 'A Christmas Carol' Fills Theater Need in Pandemic

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Sherman | Oct 27

What does the theater community desperately need during a time of social distancing? An actor who can play multiple characters onstage every night. Enter Jefferson Mays.

'Voice' Co-Stars Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani Engaged

'Voice' Co-Stars Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani Engaged

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kristin M. Hall | Oct 27

"The Voice" co-stars Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani are engaged and sharing the good news on social media.

Ruby Rose Talks of Kicking Ass in 'The Doorman'

Ruby Rose Talks of Kicking Ass in 'The Doorman'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | Oct 27

Fresh after her stint on "Batwoman," where she played television's first openly lesbian superhero, Ruby Rose is starring in the action thriller "The Doorman." The gender fluid star talks to EDGE about kicking ass in the film.

PopUps: Chris Evans Shares Adorable Dog Pic...Which Also Features His Chest Tattoo

PopUps: Chris Evans Shares Adorable Dog Pic...Which Also Features His Chest Tattoo

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 27

What's better than a cute pup? A cute pup with a shirtless Chris Evans.

Johnny Weir Recalls Being Told 'You Can't Be Gay' in Figure Skating

Johnny Weir Recalls Being Told 'You Can't Be Gay' in Figure Skating

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 27

Champion figure skater Johnny Weir thrilled the audience of "Dancing with the Stars" on the program's Oct. 26 episode. He also shared a sensitive moment from early in his career.

Adam Rippon Developing Figure Skating Series for NBC

Adam Rippon Developing Figure Skating Series for NBC

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 27

Champion figure skater Adam Rippon is developing a comedy series about figure skating at NBC.

PopUps: Did Ryan Phillippe Shade Ellen DeGeneres on Instagram?

PopUps: Did Ryan Phillippe Shade Ellen DeGeneres on Instagram?

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 27

It's been a few weeks since Ellen DeGeneres returned to the airwaves amid her toxic workplace controversy. And though the drama has quieted down, Ryan Phillippe isn't forgetting.

News

If Trump Wins, Don't Hold Your Breath Waiting for That ACA Replacement Plan

If Trump Wins, Don't Hold Your Breath Waiting for That ACA Replacement Plan

NEWS | By Julie Rovner | Oct 27

If President Donald Trump wins reelection next week, it seems unlikely he will unveil the health plan he's been promising since before his election in 2016. Still, other aspects of health care could be featured in his second-term agenda.

Entertainment

Review: The Latest Criterion Release of 'Parasite' is Arguably the Best Yet

Review: The Latest Criterion Release of 'Parasite' is Arguably the Best Yet

ENTERTAINMENT | By Greg Vellante | Oct 27

This is the third at-home release for "Parasite" this year, but Criterion Collection has done this film right with a great presentation, interesting bonus features and even the black-and-white version of the film! It's the clear winner for collectors.

Business

Red State Retreat? LGBTQ Hosts Encourage Regional Travel

Red State Retreat? LGBTQ Hosts Encourage Regional Travel

BUSINESS | By Merryn Johns | Oct 27

How comfortable would you be taking a road trip to a destination with no LGBTQ anti-discrimination laws? It's a conundrum that many LGBTQ travelers face as they choose drivable destinations over long-haul flights.

Technology

Lilly Antibody Drug Fails in COVID-19 Study, Others Go On

Lilly Antibody Drug Fails in COVID-19 Study, Others Go On

TECHNOLOGY | By Marilynn Marchione | Oct 27

U.S. government officials are putting an early end to a study testing an Eli Lilly antibody drug for people hospitalized with COVID-19 because it doesn't seem to be helping them.

Cars

Automaker Daimler Rebounds after Lockdowns, Raises Outlook

Automaker Daimler Rebounds after Lockdowns, Raises Outlook

CARS | By David McHugh | Oct 27

Daimler, the maker of Mercedes-Benz luxury cars and Freightliner trucks, saw third-quarter profit rebound as the company clamped down on costs and auto sales recovered after the coronavirus lockdowns.

Style

Antoni Porowski, J BRAND Collaboration: 'As Classic As Mozzarella Sticks'

Antoni Porowski, J BRAND Collaboration: 'As Classic As Mozzarella Sticks'

STYLE | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 26

Antoni Porowski, the Emmy-nominated food and wine host of Netflix's "Queer Eye," has designed a "sustainably-minded new capsule collection" in collaboration with J BRAND.

Health/Fitness

US Coronavirus Deaths Rise Again

US Coronavirus Deaths Rise Again

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lisa Marie Pane, Mike Stobbe | Oct 27

Deaths per day from the coronavirus in the U.S. are on the rise again, just as health experts had feared, and cases are climbing in practically every state.

Travel

New York State of Mind: A Solo Gay Getaway

New York State of Mind: A Solo Gay Getaway

TRAVEL | By Matthew Wexler | Oct 27

A solo trip to the Hudson Valley offers one writer the opportunity to ponder his queerness among cemeteries, towering sculptures and a stroll down Main Street.