LGBTQ Minneapolis-St. Paul: The Latest

Short-Video App Quibi Shutting Down Just Months After Launch

Short-Video App Quibi Shutting Down Just Months After Launch

ENTERTAINMENT | By Tali Arbel | Oct 22

Short-video app Quibi said it is shutting down just six months after its early April launch, having struggled to find customers.

Viewers' Guide: After Chaotic Debate, Trump, Biden Try Again

Viewers' Guide: After Chaotic Debate, Trump, Biden Try Again

NEWS | By Michelle L. Price | Oct 22

After meeting last month in perhaps the most chaotic debate in modern history, President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, will take the stage Thursday to give it another go.

Desperate (for Trump) Housewives and Gays Plan Very Short March on Friday

Desperate (for Trump) Housewives and Gays Plan Very Short March on Friday

NEWS | Oct 21

LA Log Cabin Republicans are urging gay Trump supporters and housewives to meet for a very short march in West Hollywood on Friday.

Deafness, Disasters and Difference: The Lavender Tube on Deaf U., Cobra, and 'First Day'

Deafness, Disasters and Difference: The Lavender Tube on Deaf U., Cobra, and 'First Day'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Victoria A. Brownworth | Oct 21

Nyle DiMarco's new show gives Gallaudet students a deaf reality show, COBRA's futuristic disaster series chills, and "First Day" introduces a trans teenager to high school life.

Interview: Boulet Brothers Bringing Authentic Queer Stories (with Scares) on 'Dragula: Resurrection'

Interview: Boulet Brothers Bringing Authentic Queer Stories (with Scares) on 'Dragula: Resurrection'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Oct 21

Halloween is synonymous with The Boulet Brothers, the LA-based duo whose "Dragula" competition show is a Netflix hit. This year they are doing something different & talk about their Shudder special, 'Dragula: Resurrection.'

CDC Redefines 'Close Contact'

CDC Redefines 'Close Contact'

HEALTH/FITNESS | Oct 21

U.S. health officials Wednesday redefined what counts as close contact with someone with COVID-19 to include briefer but repeated encounters.

Next in Hunt for COVID-19 Vaccine: Testing Shots in Kids

Next in Hunt for COVID-19 Vaccine: Testing Shots in Kids

TECHNOLOGY | By Lauran Neergaard | Oct 21

The global hunt for a COVID-19 vaccine for kids is only just beginning — a lagging start that has some U.S. pediatricians worried they may not know if any shots work for young children in time for the next school year.

Americans' Support for Same-Sex Marriage at All-Time High, Survey Finds

Americans' Support for Same-Sex Marriage at All-Time High, Survey Finds

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 21

A new survey found that seventy percent of Americans support same-sex marriage, the highest figure up to this point conducted by a major national polling organization.

Sam Smith Opens up About Dysmorphia, Coming Out as Non-Binary

Sam Smith Opens up About Dysmorphia, Coming Out as Non-Binary

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 21

British pop singer Sam Smith recently opened up about how their struggle with body dysmorphia led to coming out as non-binary last year.

TikTok Bans Anti-LGBTQ, Pro-Conversion Therapy Content

TikTok Bans Anti-LGBTQ, Pro-Conversion Therapy Content

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 21

Today, TikTok announced in a statement that the social media platform will ban anti-LGBTQ content, including that which promotes conversion therapy.

News

Giuliani Caught in Hotel Bedroom Scene in New 'Borat' Film

Giuliani Caught in Hotel Bedroom Scene in New 'Borat' Film

NEWS | Oct 21

Rudy Giuliani is shown with his hand down his pants after flirting with an actress playing a young woman pretending to be a television journalist in a scene in Sacha Baron Cohen's latest mockumentary, a sequel to his hit "Borat" film.

Business

How Stoli is Breathing Life Into our LGBTQ Legacy

How Stoli is Breathing Life Into our LGBTQ Legacy

SPONSORED CONTENT | Oct 21

Stoli commemorates LGBTQ History Month by presenting The Legacy Project's LIVE Global Broadcast on October 11 and releasing a new music single and video, "Stoli Serves Pride" by #1 Billboard artist Debby Holiday.

Finance

Judge Slams DeVos for Rejecting 94% of Loan Relief Claims

Judge Slams DeVos for Rejecting 94% of Loan Relief Claims

FINANCE | By Collin Binkley | Oct 21

Months after vowing to process a backlog of 160,000 requests for loan forgiveness from students who say they were defrauded by their schools, the U.S. Education Department has rejected 94% of claims it has reviewed.

Cars

An Electric Hummer? Battery-Powered Trucks Head to Showrooms

An Electric Hummer? Battery-Powered Trucks Head to Showrooms

CARS | By Tom Krisher | Oct 21

Seven auto companies have plans to roll out new battery-powered pickup trucks over the next two years, aiming to cash in on a popular and lucrative market for expensive vehicles.

Style

5 Halloween Cocktails Straight Out of Your Nightmares

5 Halloween Cocktails Straight Out of Your Nightmares

STYLE | Oct 21

It's that time of the year again! In case 2020 isn't scary enough for you - here are five Halloween cocktails straight out of your nightmares!

Health/Fitness

Worsening Opioid Crisis Overshadowed in Presidential Race

Worsening Opioid Crisis Overshadowed in Presidential Race

HEALTH/FITNESS | Oct 21

"I just think that Trump doesn't understand addiction," said Diane Urban, 53, a Republican from Delphos, Ohio, who voted for the president in 2016 and whose son died from an overdose in 2019.

Travel

LGBTQ Leaf Peeping: 5 Destinations to Take in Fall

LGBTQ Leaf Peeping: 5 Destinations to Take in Fall

TRAVEL | By Merryn Johns | Oct 20

Grab your weekender bag and get out of town. The leaves are turning, and there's a small window of time to take in Mother Nature's annual fashion makeover.