Gay Minneapolis-St. Paul: The Latest

Flesh Queer Festival and 4 More Can't-Miss UK LGBTQ Events in 2022

Flesh Queer Festival and 4 More Can't-Miss UK LGBTQ Events in 2022

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 18
The Flesh Queer Festival featuring EDM and camping is among the UK's best LGBTQ+ events of 2022, which also includes anniversary Pride celebrations in Birmingham and London.

Philly's Arden Theatre's Run of 'Streetcar' Back on Track

Philly's Arden Theatre's Run of 'Streetcar' Back on Track

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lewis Whittington | Jan 18
The Arden Theatre Company reopens its doors this month with Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire" after being shut down in March 2020 due to COVID.

Jim Obergefell, Face of Gay Marriage, to Run for Ohio House

Jim Obergefell, Face of Gay Marriage, to Run for Ohio House

NEWS | By John Seewer | Jan 18
Gay rights advocate Jim Obergefell, whose name was atop the U.S. Supreme Court case legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide, announced Tuesday that he's running for a seat in the Ohio legislature.

Actor Julian Morris Celebrates Birthday with Sexy Tattoo

Actor Julian Morris Celebrates Birthday with Sexy Tattoo

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 18
"Pretty Little Liars" actor Julian Morris turned 39 last Thursday (January 13) and celebrated it with a new tattoo — a sexy, naked cowboy on one of his lower legs.

Out Athlete to Rep U.S. in Skeleton Sledding at Winter Olympics

Out Athlete to Rep U.S. in Skeleton Sledding at Winter Olympics

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 18
Out athlete Andrew Blaser will represent the U.S. at the Winter Olympics in Beijing next month in the sport of skeleton sledding. He's the first openly gay man to do so.

Israel Study: 4th Vaccine Shows Limited Results with Omicron

Israel Study: 4th Vaccine Shows Limited Results with Omicron

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Josef Federman | Jan 18
Preliminary research indicates a fourth dose of the coronavirus vaccine provides only limited defense against the omicron variant.

Soccer Official Vows Five-Year Ban as Punishment for Homophobic Chants

Soccer Official Vows Five-Year Ban as Punishment for Homophobic Chants

NEWS | Jan 18
Soccer fans in Mexico who utter anti-LGBTQ+ chants will be banned from attending games for five years, the head of the Mexican Football Federation vowed.

Biden Year One Takeaways: Grand Ambitions, Humbling Defeats

Biden Year One Takeaways: Grand Ambitions, Humbling Defeats

NEWS | Jan 18
Joe Biden's long arc in public life has always had one final ambition: to sit behind the Resolute Desk of the Oval Office.

Latinx Love: Edgar Gomez' 'High-Risk Homosexual'

Latinx Love: Edgar Gomez' 'High-Risk Homosexual'

ARTS & CULTURE | By Jim Piechota | Jan 18
In his outstanding new coming-of-age memoir, Florida-born queer Latinx author Edgar Gomez navigates a modest 13-year-old adolescence dominated by poverty and cultural machismo.

'White Lotus' Hunk Lukas Gage Wants to Normalize Rimming

'White Lotus' Hunk Lukas Gage Wants to Normalize Rimming

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 18
Lukas Gage and Murray Bartlett had one of television's most hilarious moments last year when their sex was interrupted on "The White Lotus." This past weekend, Gage explained the rimming was his idea.


Technology

New Zealand Sends Flight to See Damage from Pacific Volcano

New Zealand Sends Flight to See Damage from Pacific Volcano

INTERNATIONAL | By Nick Perry | Jan 17
New Zealand's military on Monday morning was able to send a surveillance flight to Tonga to assess the extent of the damage from a huge undersea volcanic eruption.


Finance

Goodbye 'Godsend': Expiration of Child Tax Credits Hits Home

Goodbye 'Godsend': Expiration of Child Tax Credits Hits Home

By John Raby, Fatima Hussein, and Josh Boak | Jan 14
For the first time in half a year, families on Friday are going without a monthly deposit from the child tax credit.


Style

K-Way Windbreaker Brand Taps Hip New Market with R&D Line

K-Way Windbreaker Brand Taps Hip New Market with R&D Line

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Jan 18
K-way, the Franco-Italian brand synonymous with windbreakers, stepped into luxury fashion with its first live runway show on closing day of Milan Fashion Week.


Health/Fitness

What Patients Can Learn From One Negative Rapid Test (Hint: Very Little)

What Patients Can Learn From One Negative Rapid Test (Hint: Very Little)

HEALTH | By Julie Appleby, Phil Galewitz | Jan 15
While home antigen testing remains a useful — and underutilized — tool to curb the pandemic, experts say, it is often misused and may provide false confidence.


Travel

3 Women Charged with Beating Airline Security Officer at JFK

3 Women Charged with Beating Airline Security Officer at JFK

CRIME | Jan 15
Three women are facing federal charges of attacking an airline security worker who tried to block them from boarding a flight at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport.