Gay Chicago: The Latest

Watch: Catholic School Students Stand Up, Sit In for Gay Teachers

Watch: Catholic School Students Stand Up, Sit In for Gay Teachers

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 21
Students at a Seattle-area Catholic high school have made their feelings known about two popular teachers being reportedly "forced out" of their jobs after getting engaged to their same-gender life partners.

'West Side Story' Opening Draws Protesters on Broadway

'West Side Story' Opening Draws Protesters on Broadway

ENTERTAINMENT | By John CaruccI | Feb 21
There was a chorus outside the Broadway Theatre on Thursday at the opening night of a new revival of "West Side Story" but what was being sung was a protest chant.

Stress, Rumors, Even Violence: Virus Fear Goes Viral

Stress, Rumors, Even Violence: Virus Fear Goes Viral

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Foster Klug | Feb 21
You might have heard that the fear of a new virus from China is spreading faster than the actual virus.

What the Trump Budget Says About the Administration's Health Priorities

What the Trump Budget Says About the Administration's Health Priorities

NEWS | Feb 21
A health policy expert says the vision brought forward by the Trump administration is deeply concerning. Cuts to virtually all important health-related programs bode ill for nations future.

China's Leaders Say Nation Yet to Turn Corner in Virus Fight

China's Leaders Say Nation Yet to Turn Corner in Virus Fight

NEWS | By Ken Moritsugu | Feb 21
China's leadership sounded a cautious note Friday about the country's progress in halting the spread of the new virus that has now killed more than 2,200 people, after several days of upbeat messages.

Wear Red This June 1 to Celebrate 30 Years of Gay Disney!

Wear Red This June 1 to Celebrate 30 Years of Gay Disney!

NEWS | Feb 21
In honor of the 30th anniversary of "Gay Disney," the KindRED Pride Foundation has launched an international campaign to inspire one million people to wear RED on the first Saturday in June 2020.

Miami Beach: Get Your Art On at These 4 Must-See Spots

Miami Beach: Get Your Art On at These 4 Must-See Spots

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jill Gleeson | Feb 21
Step out of the sun to check out South Beach's diverse art scene, featuring old masters, modern marvels, Instagram-worthy murals, and a high-tech video installation.

Watch: Michigan Student Told She Can't Write Essay About Marriage Equality

Watch: Michigan Student Told She Can't Write Essay About Marriage Equality

NEWS | Feb 21
The assignment was to "Take a Stand" by writing a speech on something the students felt strongly about. But the daughter of two women was denied her topic of choice: Marriage equality.

Watch: Pete Buttigieg Appears on 'Ellen,' Takes Aim at Limbaugh Again

Watch: Pete Buttigieg Appears on 'Ellen,' Takes Aim at Limbaugh Again

NEWS | Feb 21
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg stopped by "The Ellen Show" this week where he once again took aim at conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh, who recently made headlines for questioning if a gay man could debate President Donald Trump.

Alleged Dating App Killer, Cannibal Reportedly Not Eating; Passes Out in Jail Cell

Alleged Dating App Killer, Cannibal Reportedly Not Eating; Passes Out in Jail Cell

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 21
A 50-year-old Michigan man dubbed by the press as the "Grindr Cannibal" was found apparently unconscious in his jail cell after declining to eat.


News

Polish Mayor Tries to Make Amends for Other Town's Misstep

Polish Mayor Tries to Make Amends for Other Town's Misstep

INTERNATIONAL | Feb 21
A Polish mayor is trying to make amends with a French community that broke formal ties with another Polish town because the latter adopted a declaration against "LGBT ideology."


Entertainment

 Review :: Ivo van Hove's 'West Side Story' Captivates and Confuses

Review :: Ivo van Hove's 'West Side Story' Captivates and Confuses

THEATRE | By Matthew Wexler | Feb 21
Director Ivo van Hove strips much of its original creators' DNA with the force of a New York City street-sweeping truck. What rises from the gravel pulsates like a ticking time bomb.


Business

Struggling Victoria's Secret Sold as Women Demand Comfort

Struggling Victoria's Secret Sold as Women Demand Comfort

FASHION | By Anne D'Innocenzio, Michelle Chapman | Feb 21
Victoria's Secret, which once defined sexy with its leggy supermodels in their lacy bras and oversized angel wings, has a new owner.


Technology

New Mexico Sues Google over Collection of Children's Data

New Mexico Sues Google over Collection of Children's Data

PERSONAL TECH | By Susan Montoya Brian | Feb 21
New Mexico's attorney general sued Google Thursday over allegations the tech company is illegally collecting personal data generated by children in violation of federal and state laws.


Cars

Lawsuit: 52 People Faked Uber Accidents for Insurance Money

Lawsuit: 52 People Faked Uber Accidents for Insurance Money

AUTO NEWS | Feb 21
Some South Carolina residents deliberately caused hit-and-run accidents while in Uber rides as part of an insurance scam, a car insurance company says in a lawsuit.


Style

Milan Fashion Week: Benetton, Prada and More

Milan Fashion Week: Benetton, Prada and More

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Feb 21
The frills are on at Milan Fashion Week, where "pretty" is womenswear watchword of the next cold weather season. Embellishments appeared even on brands known for their spare lines, mostly in the form of constructed ruffles, gathering and tiers.


Health/Fitness

How Lifesaving Organs For Transplant Go Missing In Transit

How Lifesaving Organs For Transplant Go Missing In Transit

HEALTH | By JoNel Aleccia | Feb 20
Scores of organs — mostly kidneys — are trashed each year and many more become critically delayed while being shipped on commercial airliners, a new investigation finds.


Nightlife

The Glam Awards @ Sony Hall

The Glam Awards @ Sony Hall

PHOTO ALBUMS | Feb 8
The 21st Annual Glam Awards celebrates the best of New York City Nightlife, it is also an incredible display of creativity, talent and camaraderie.