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'Dynasty' Actor Gordon Thompson Looks Back at Playing Show's Sexy, Amoral Villain

'Dynasty' Actor Gordon Thompson Looks Back at Playing Show's Sexy, Amoral Villain

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | Dec 2
On the iconic 1980s soap "Dynasty," actor Gordon Thompson played the villain you loved to hate, but lusted after. Now the actor looks back at playing the character as he mounts a reunion show with 2 co-stars.

'And Just Like That...' Showrunner: New Series Never Included Samantha

'And Just Like That...' Showrunner: New Series Never Included Samantha

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 2
Michael Patrick King, writer and director of "Sex and the City" as a TV series and movie franchise and now a writer on "And Just Like That..." says the new show was never planned to include Samantha Jones.

Cuomo's Suspension Means More Anderson Cooper for CNN Viewers

Cuomo's Suspension Means More Anderson Cooper for CNN Viewers

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 2
Anderson Cooper will be stepping in for Chris Cuomo during the latter's suspension from CNN.

Review Round-Up: Critics Ecstatic about 'West Side Story'

Review Round-Up: Critics Ecstatic about 'West Side Story'

The delayed, highly anticipated remake of "West Side Story," directed by Steven Spielberg and adapted by Tony Kushner, hits screens next week. And early reviews are raving.

'Real Housewives of Miami' Gets Real with Lesbian Cast Member

'Real Housewives of Miami' Gets Real with Lesbian Cast Member

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 2
It's been a long eight years since "The Real Housewives of Miami" graced TV screens, but now the reality show is back — and better than ever with a lesbian cast member.

Crash, Cookies & Colton: The Lavender Tube on TV Bad Guys and Good Shows

Crash, Cookies & Colton: The Lavender Tube on TV Bad Guys and Good Shows

ARTS & CULTURE | By Victoria A. Brownworth | Dec 2
Holiday baking shows, an anti-vax soap actor's fired, a reality show hunk goes gay, and plane crash survivors share a lurid secret; all this and more in our TV column.

7 of the Best LGBTQ+ TikToks to Watch this Week

7 of the Best LGBTQ+ TikToks to Watch this Week

Check out some of the best TikToks from LGBTQ+ creators this week.

Watch: The Transformation of 'West Side Story's' Anybodys — from Tomboy to Trans

Watch: The Transformation of 'West Side Story's' Anybodys — from Tomboy to Trans

In the original "West Side Story," the character of Anybodys, the tomboy who wants to be part of the Jets, had no sexual identity. Not so in the new Steven Spielberg/Tony Kushner adaptation.

Light the Grove :: November 30, 2021

Light the Grove :: November 30, 2021

NEWS | Dec 2
On the eve of World AIDS day, a ceremony was held at the National AIDS memorial in San Francisco. Guest speakers talked about their experience during the HIV/AIDS pandemic, the progress that has been made, and the hope of reaching zero new cases.

Robin de Jesús: From Camp to Boom

Robin de Jesús: From Camp to Boom

ARTS & CULTURE | By Gregg Shapiro | Dec 2
Robin de Jesús discusses his new more mature role in the film "tick, tick... Boom," plus his earlier work onstage and film in "Rent," "The Boys in the Band," and "In the Heights."


News

Smollett Defense Set to Cross-Examine Star State Witness

Smollett Defense Set to Cross-Examine Star State Witness

NATIONAL | By Don Babwin and Sara Burnett | Dec 2
Jussie Smollett's legal team Thursday will seek to dent the credibility of a star state witness who the day before testified about how he said the former "Empire" actor recruited him and his brother to stage a racist, homophobic attack on Smollett.


Entertainment

Review: 'Single All the Way' Serves Up Feel-Good Holiday Cheer

Review: 'Single All the Way' Serves Up Feel-Good Holiday Cheer

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 2
With "Single All the Way," Netflix delivers an early present that's heartfelt and just a little bit different from all the other Christmas cookie-cutter movies out there.


Business

Airlines Told to Keep Data on Travelers From Southern Africa

Airlines Told to Keep Data on Travelers From Southern Africa

Dec 2
Federal health officials are requiring airlines to gather contact-tracing information on passengers heading to the U.S. who have been in southern Africa in the previous two weeks.


Finance

'Buy Now, Pay Later' Catches On Just in Time For Holidays

'Buy Now, Pay Later' Catches On Just in Time For Holidays

HOME | By Ken Sweet | Dec 2
As Americans shop for the holidays, they will likely see a swarm of offers to get their gifts now but pay for them later in fixed monthly installments.


Cars

Congress Mandates New Car Technology to Stop Drunken Driving

Congress Mandates New Car Technology to Stop Drunken Driving

AUTO NEWS | By Hope Yen and Tom Krisher | Nov 9
Congress has created a new requirement for automakers: Find a high-tech way to keep drunken people from driving cars.


Health/Fitness

Omicron and Other Coronavirus Variants: What You Need to Know

Omicron and Other Coronavirus Variants: What You Need to Know

HEALTH | By Louis Jacobson, Politifact | Dec 2
Scientists caution that it's still too early to say whether omicron will prove as dangerous as delta. For now, here's what we know, and don't know, about the omicron variant.


Travel

Japan Retracts New Flight Bookings Ban After Criticisms

Japan Retracts New Flight Bookings Ban After Criticisms

By Mari Yamaguchi | Dec 2
Japan has retracted a ban on new incoming international flight bookings to defend against the new variant of the coronavirus a day after the policy was announced.