Gay Chicago: The Latest

Adele to Perform at the Grammy Awards Next Month

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Jan 20
Adele is set to take the stage at next month's Grammy Awards, where she is nominated for album, song and record of the year.

Americans Have 20 Negative Thoughts About Their Body Every Week

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | Jan 20
If you're feeling self-conscious about your body you're not alone -- Americans criticize their own body more than 20 times a week, according to a new study.

Crystal Gayle To Be Inducted Into Grand Ole Opry

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Jan 20
Grammy-winning songstress Crystal Gayle will be formally inducted into the Opry on January 21 by her sister, Opry legend Loretta Lynn.

Marlo Thomas Launches New Ready-to-Wear Accessories

STYLE | By Mark Kennedy | Jan 20
Thomas is this week debuting her ready-to-wear and accessories collection for HSN called "That Woman " targeting older woman with clothes in vivid colors and nice fabrics.

What's On the Trump Menu? Lobster, Steak and Chocolate

STYLE | By Mark Kennedy | Jan 20
Donald Trump's first meal as president of the United States isn't too far from the typical power lunch for a billionaire businessman - lobster, beef and a rich chocolate dessert.

Watch: Cher Speaks at Anti-Trump Rally in NYC

NEWS | Jan 20
Cher, the ultimate Donald Trump clap-backer, was one of the many celebrities to attend the We Stand United rally in New York City Thursday evening.

Watch: Troye Sivan Celebrates LGBTQ History with New Music Video 'Heaven'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 20
Out pop star Tryoe Sivan released a new music video Thursday for his song "Heaven," featuring Betty Who. The black-and-white-clip finds the singer taking a more serious note, as the video celebrates moments of LGBTQ history.

Obama to Vacation with Gay Couple in Palm Springs

NEWS | Jan 20
After Donald Trump's inauguration Friday, the Obama family is jetting off to Palm Springs to vacation with their longtime friends U.S. ambassador to Spain James Costos and his husband Michael Smith, the interior designer for the White House.

Inauguration Day: Trump to Become America's 45th President

NEWS | By Julie Pace | Jan 20
Donald Trump, the real estate mogul and reality television star who upended American politics and energized voters angry with Washington, will be sworn in Friday as the 45th president of the U.S., putting Republicans in control of the White House.

Madonna on Trump: 'We Have Gone as Low as We Can Go'

NEWS | By Neska Mubi Moody | Jan 20
Madonna, an outspoken critic of President-elect Donald Trump, is trying to put a positive spin on his Friday inauguration.


Entertainment

Chicago, IL

Review :: Psychonaut Librarians

THEATRE | By Christine Malcom | Jan 17
"Psychonaut Librarians" not only opens the ninth season for The New Colony, it also marks the group's twenty-seventh world premiere.

Denzel Washington on 'Fences,' Directing and Family

MOVIES | Jan 20
Washington directed and starred in his latest film, "Fences." It's expected to have a successful night at the Academy Awards.


Business

U.S. Sues Oracle, Says It Pays White Men More Than Others

CORPORATE | Jan 20
The Labor Department is suing Oracle, claiming that the technology giant pays white male workers more than their non-white and female counterparts with the same job titles.


Technology

For Driverless Cars, A Moral Dilemma: Who Lives or Dies?

PERSONAL TECH | By Matt O'Brien | Jan 20
Imagine you're behind the wheel when your brakes fail. As you speed toward a crowded crosswalk, you're confronted with an impossible choice: Veer right and mow down a large group of elderly people or veer left into a woman pushing a stroller.


Finance

Woodstock, VT, Fights to Save Its Charm, One Shutter At a Time

HOME | By Wilson Ring | Dec 31
Some property owners are questioning the community's requirement, arguing that the regulations are enforced irregularly, and that some buildings look better without shutters.


Cars

VW Will Appeal Court Order to Buy Back Customer's Diesel Car

AUTO NEWS | By Frank Jordans and David McHugh | Jan 20
Volkswagen says it will appeal a court ruling that it must buy back a German customer's diesel car rigged to cheat on emissions tests.


Style

Star Power at Paris Men's Fashion Week

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Jan 20
Travel, trekking and urban exploration defined Thursday's installment of Paris Menswear Week. And did someone mention celebrities? Here are the highlights of the day's fall/winter 2017 shows


Travel

Gottlieb Native Garden: A Southern Californian Oasis

By Solvej Schou | Jan 20
Spread out along a hillside near the Beverly Hills Hotel, Susan Gottlieb's baseball-field-size home garden - dubbed the Gottlieb Native Garden - boasts more than 100 species of native plants and brims with wildlife activity.


Nightlife

LGBT Activists Hold Dance Party Near Mike Pence's Home

POLITICS | Jan 19
With glow sticks, hula hoops and rainbow flags, protesters took a dance party to the streets near the vice president-elect's temporary home to oppose his positions on LGBT issues.