Gay News: The Latest

Trans Woman Who Fled Chechnya Targeted by Hitmen

Trans Woman Who Fled Chechnya Targeted by Hitmen

NEWS | By Brittany Ferrendi | May 28
Forced to flee the Russian republic of Chechnya, the first openly Chechen transgender woman stepped forward to share her experience.

International Mr. Leather Market @ The Congress Plaza Hotel :: May 27, 2017

International Mr. Leather Market @ The Congress Plaza Hotel :: May 27, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | May 28
This year's International Mr. Leather Market was held at The Congress Plaza Hotel in Chicago.

'Pirates Of The Caribbean' Tops Box Office, 'Baywatch' Sinks

'Pirates Of The Caribbean' Tops Box Office, 'Baywatch' Sinks

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | May 28
It was smooth sailing to the top spot at the box office for "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales," but the waters were choppier for the Dwayne Johnson comedy "Baywatch."

Cannes Palme d'Or goes to Ruben Ostlund's "The Square"

Cannes Palme d'Or goes to Ruben Ostlund's "The Square"

ENTERTAINMENT | May 28
The Cannes Film Festival awarded its coveted Palme d'Or award to Ruben Ostlund's Swedish comedy "The Square" on Sunday, while Sofia Coppola became only the second woman to win the best director award.

World OutGames 2017 Athletes: Federico Garcia and Tyler King

World OutGames 2017 Athletes: Federico Garcia and Tyler King

NEWS | By Tucker Berardi | May 28
Federico Garcia and Tyler King are two runners that will be competing in the 10K event at this year's World OutGames Miami. The two will also have been engaged for two years come this October.

Stonewall Pride 2017: Five Questions with Jeff Sterling

Stonewall Pride 2017: Five Questions with Jeff Sterling

PRIDE | By Scott Holland | May 28
Jeff Sterling tells us about this year's Stonewall Pride.

Modern-Day Revolution Celebrated in Philadelphia Street Art

Modern-Day Revolution Celebrated in Philadelphia Street Art

NEWS | By Natalie Pompilio | May 28
"Revolutionary: A Pop-Up Street Art Exhibition," on display until July 4, features 13 artists who created 13 works that challenge the status quo.

BWM Exclusive: Prince Charmings's Sam Provenzano

BWM Exclusive: Prince Charmings's Sam Provenzano

ENTERTAINMENT | By Alexander Rodriguez | May 28
When the first episode of Logo TV's "Finding Prince Charming" hit the airwaves as the first gay version of "The Bachelor," viewers rallied against the show claiming it wasn't a true representation of the diversity in the gay community...

orld OutGames 2017 Athletes: Chris Manning

orld OutGames 2017 Athletes: Chris Manning

NEWS | By Ryan Lynch | May 28
It took some time for Chris Manning to become comfortable with who he is, but basketball played a huge role in helping him figure it out.

Hot Bodies: The Benefit of Massage Therapy

Hot Bodies: The Benefit of Massage Therapy

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Tom Bonanti | May 28
Therapeutic massage is increasingly being recommended by doctors and other health care professionals as research continues to document that it is a powerful and cost effective way to bring healing and relief to myriads of populations of people.


Entertainment

 Review :: Mike Watt and The Meat Puppets
Chicago, IL

Review :: Mike Watt and The Meat Puppets

MUSIC | By Louise Adams | May 23
On May 19, Chicago's Lincoln Hall presented another welcome spritz in American ur-indie/post-punk: Mike Watt and the Meat Puppets.

Not Exactly Cannes, this Film Fest Is Fargo - with Drones

Not Exactly Cannes, this Film Fest Is Fargo - with Drones

MOVIES | By Dave Kolpack | May 28
The festival is nothing like those put on for traditional film. Entries had to be 5 minutes or less, with at least half the footage from drone cameras.


Business

Financial Spring Cleaning

Financial Spring Cleaning

FINANCE | May 28
No matter what your age, you should always be preparing for retirement. Hilary Kramer from GameChangerStocks.com discusses why it is a good time to start investing.


Technology

Debate Rages in India on IVF for Women Over 50

Debate Rages in India on IVF for Women Over 50

PERSONAL TECH | By Muneeza Naqvi | May 28
While there are no reliable statistics for how many Indian women undergo fertility treatments each year at what age, tens of thousands of IVF clinics have sprouted up in the country over the last decade.


Finance

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

HOME | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | May 24
What exactly is cohousing? It's a community-focused living arrangement, where residents share space, chores and fellowship. The idea started in Denmark in the 1960s and has spread across Europe and the U.S.


Cars

Small Cars Have Highest Traffic Deaths Rates, Report Says

Small Cars Have Highest Traffic Deaths Rates, Report Says

AUTO NEWS | May 28
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety says mini and small cars topped their list of vehicles with the highest number of driver deaths.


Style

Summer Fashion: Focus on Fashionistas

Summer Fashion: Focus on Fashionistas

FASHION | By Torie Dominguez | May 28
The cartoonish gay man playing dress-up with straight women has become the fashion world's most wearisome cliché. Now qnotes' summer style issue introduces some of the real-life figures breaking ground in a rapidly diversifying industry.


Health/Fitness

Supplements 101: The Price of Powders and Pills Can Add Up

Supplements 101: The Price of Powders and Pills Can Add Up

FITNESS | By Stephen Mosher | May 28
There it is again: that cupful of pills on the counter just waiting for you. How many pills do you think are in that cup? How much do you estimate you've spent on all those supplements -- and are you even getting results?


Travel

Sun, Surf, and Rainbows in San Diego

Sun, Surf, and Rainbows in San Diego

NEWS | By Heather Cassell | May 28
It goes without saying - you can get that lovin' feeling in San Diego. It's fun, sun, and playing in the sand in America's Finest City.