Gay Chicago: The Latest

Supreme Court Won't Hear Case of Anti-Gay Marriage Florist

Supreme Court Won't Hear Case of Anti-Gay Marriage Florist

NEWS | Jun 25
The Supreme Court is ordering Washington courts to take a new look at the case of a florist who refused to provide services for the wedding of two men because of her religious objection to same-sex marriage.

Michelin Starry Nights: A Taste of Iceland and the Faroe Islands

Michelin Starry Nights: A Taste of Iceland and the Faroe Islands

STYLE | By Jill Gleeson | Jun 25
Nordic cuisine continues to reign supreme with new Michelin restaurants emerging in Iceland and the Faroe Islands.

Betty Buckley Joins 'Preacher,' Says 'Dolly!' Tour Will 'Make America Happy Again'

Betty Buckley Joins 'Preacher,' Says 'Dolly!' Tour Will 'Make America Happy Again'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 25
Actress-singer Betty Buckley joins AMC's drama 'Preacher,' sings songs of 'Hope' on new album and heads upcoming 'Hello, Dolly!' tour she says will 'make America happy again.'

Democratic NYC Pol Under Fire for Creating Fake Grindr Profiles to Gain Support: 'It's Kinda Like Catfishing'

Democratic NYC Pol Under Fire for Creating Fake Grindr Profiles to Gain Support: 'It's Kinda Like Catfishing'

NEWS | Jun 25
A Democratic congressional candidate in New York City is coming under fire for creating fake profiles, using fake photos, on gay hookup apps like Grindr to gain support from voters.

Kathy Griffin and Stormy Daniels Team Up to Give Trump the Finger

Kathy Griffin and Stormy Daniels Team Up to Give Trump the Finger

NEWS | Jun 25
Kathy Griffin and Stormy Daniels - two women who have been embroiled with President Donald Trump for various reasons - teamed up last week to send a loud and clear message to the Commander in Chief.

Trump Trash Talks Restaurant that Booted Sanders

Trump Trash Talks Restaurant that Booted Sanders

NEWS | Jun 25
President Donald Trump is trash-talking a restaurant that refused to serve his press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

Street Artist Banksy Splashes Paris with Works on Migrants

Street Artist Banksy Splashes Paris with Works on Migrants

NEWS | Jun 25
Banksy is believed to have taken his message on migration to Paris, which has seen seven works attributed to the provocative British street artist.

Dick Leitsch, Gay Activist Who Led 'Sip-In,' Dies at 83

Dick Leitsch, Gay Activist Who Led 'Sip-In,' Dies at 83

NEWS | Jun 25
A pioneering gay activist who led a 1966 "sip-in" at a New York City bar has died at the age of 83.

'Bathroom Bill' Fight Returns to a North Carolina Courtroom

'Bathroom Bill' Fight Returns to a North Carolina Courtroom

NEWS | Jun 25
Transgender plaintiffs who think the compromise that replaced North Carolina's so-called "bathroom bill" is still discriminatory are heading back to court.

Celebration, Defiance Mix at New York City Gay Pride Parade

Celebration, Defiance Mix at New York City Gay Pride Parade

NEWS | By Rebecca Gibian | Jun 25
Celebration and pride mixed with defiance in New York City on Sunday as throngs of people crowded the streets, rainbow flags waving, for the annual gay pride march.


Entertainment

 Review :: U2. TD Garden. Boston. June 22, 2018

Review :: U2. TD Garden. Boston. June 22, 2018

MUSIC | By Clinton Campbell | Jun 25
Over the last few years, U2 seems to have hit a bit of a creative renaissance. They're on their latest tour, "Songs of Experience," which came through Boston last Thursday and Friday.


Technology

Net Neutrality Backers Fume as California Bill Watered Down

Net Neutrality Backers Fume as California Bill Watered Down

PERSONAL TECH | By Jonathan J. Cooper | Jun 24
California legislation that was billed as one of the nation's most aggressive efforts to revive net neutrality was watered down during a tense legislative hearing Wednesday, leading the author to repudiate what he called a "mutilated" bill.


Cars

Chevrolet Goes After Jeep Grand Cherokee with New Blazer

Chevrolet Goes After Jeep Grand Cherokee with New Blazer

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Jun 24
Because these days you can't have too many SUVs, General Motors is bringing back the Chevrolet Blazer. Only this time it's not a thirsty and boxy truck.


Style

U.S. Restaurants Host Refugee Chefs Who Offer a Taste of Home

U.S. Restaurants Host Refugee Chefs Who Offer a Taste of Home

FOOD/DRINK | By Lorin Eleni Gill | Jun 25
The Refugee Food Festival -- a joint initiative of the United Nations Refugee Agency and a French nonprofit, Food Sweet Food -- started in Paris in 2016 and came to the U.S. for the first time this year, with restaurants in New York participating as well.


Health/Fitness

Nearly 400 People Used California Assisted Death Law in 2017

Nearly 400 People Used California Assisted Death Law in 2017

NATIONAL | By Don Thompson | Jun 23
California health officials reported Friday that 374 terminally ill people took drugs to end their lives in 2017, the first full year after a law made the option legal.


Travel

Inbound U.S. Flights Soon to Screen Powdered Substances

Inbound U.S. Flights Soon to Screen Powdered Substances

INTERNATIONAL | Jun 22
U.S. security officials will require more screening of powdered substances in carry-on bags on international flights headed to the United States starting June 30.