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William Chris Wines: A Taste of Texas in Every Bottle

William Chris Wines: A Taste of Texas in Every Bottle

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 1, 2022

The shared philosophy of William Chris Vineyards is "great wines aren't made, but grown in the vineyard." Find out why this Texas winegrower is so worth your while.

Happy Valley Massachusetts Is Doing Cannabis Differently

Happy Valley Massachusetts Is Doing Cannabis Differently

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 1, 2022

We hear plenty about cannabis dispensaries with huge selections of brands and products.Happy Valley Massachusetts, the most consistent, premium-quality cannabis experiences come from within.

Couples Wed as Swiss Same-Sex Marriage Law Takes Effect

Couples Wed as Swiss Same-Sex Marriage Law Takes Effect

INTERNATIONAL | By Jamey Keaten | Jul 1, 2022

Lesbian and gay couples in Switzerland rejoiced as they legally tied the knot Friday when the rich Alpine nation formally joined many other western European countries in allowing same-sex marriage, with some saying better late than never.

WHO: Monkeypox Cases in Europe have Tripled in Last 2 Weeks

WHO: Monkeypox Cases in Europe have Tripled in Last 2 Weeks

INTERNATIONAL | By Maria Cheng | Jul 1, 2022

The World Health Organization's Europe chief warned Friday that monkeypox cases in the region have tripled in the last two weeks and urged countries to do more to ensure the previously rare disease does not become entrenched on the continent.

'QAF' Showrunner Stephen Dunn: It's a Show That 'Cannot Be Silenced'

'QAF' Showrunner Stephen Dunn: It's a Show That 'Cannot Be Silenced'

TELEVISION | Jul 1, 2022

When Stephen Dunn decided to redo the landmark series "Queer as Folk," he insisted on telling many stories of LGBTQ+ representation.

Watch: 10 Songs We'd Love to See in a 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Lip Sync

Watch: 10 Songs We'd Love to See in a 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Lip Sync

MUSIC | By Barry Levitt | Jul 1, 2022

We're breaking down 10 songs we would be gagged to hear during an epic lip sync battle on "RuPaul's Drag Race."

Gay Actor Andrew Scott Joins the Cast of Andrew Haigh's Next Movie

Gay Actor Andrew Scott Joins the Cast of Andrew Haigh's Next Movie

CELEBRITIES | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 1, 2022

Gay actor Andrew Scott has signed on to out filmmaker Andrew Haigh's next project: an adaptation of Taichi Yamada's novel "Strangers."

Honoring Our Past — While Fortifying Our Future

Honoring Our Past — While Fortifying Our Future

PRIDE | By Dr. William Kapfer | Jul 1, 2022

Last week, history was made with the groundbreaking of the Stonewall National Monument Visitor Center in New York City. Dr. William Kapfer, who participated in the event, writes about its importance.

Review: 'The Worst Person In The World' is Joachim Trier's Finest Work

Review: 'The Worst Person In The World' is Joachim Trier's Finest Work

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | Jul 1, 2022

Joining The Criterion Collection this month, Joachim Trier's drama envisions a wholly rich world of feeling, characterization, and storytelling that cuts straight to the center of our innermost struggles.

Review: In 'Rise of Gru,' Minion Mayhem Reigns

Review: In 'Rise of Gru,' Minion Mayhem Reigns

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle | Jul 1, 2022

For a not small segment of the audience for "Minions: Rise of Gru," only one thing really needs to be said. The Minions are in it. That's enough.

Review: 'Mr. Malcolm's List' a Charming, Effervescent Romance 'Bridgerton' Fans Will Enjoy

Review: 'Mr. Malcolm's List' a Charming, Effervescent Romance 'Bridgerton' Fans Will Enjoy

MOVIES | By Megan Kearns | Jul 1, 2022

Emma Holly Jones's breezy Regency Era-romance stars Freida Pinto and Sope Dìrísù. With a racially inclusive cast, the film brims with wonderful performances, scintillating banter, and beautiful costumes.

Conservatives' New Grievance: 'Baymax' Episode Depicts Feminine Hygiene Products, Trans Person

Conservatives' New Grievance: 'Baymax' Episode Depicts Feminine Hygiene Products, Trans Person

TELEVISION | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 1, 2022

"Baymax," the new Disney+ animated series based on the film "Big Hero 6," features a helpful robot doing good deeds. One episode also shows a trans character —¬†and conservatives are losing their minds.

'Tom Swift' Latest in Wave of CW Cancellations

'Tom Swift' Latest in Wave of CW Cancellations

TELEVISION | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 1, 2022

The bloodletting continues at the CW with the cancellation of "Tom Swift" only a handful of episodes into its freshman season. The adventure series centers on a gay Black billionaire inventor.

Family of Boy Killed in Adventureland Accident Sues Park

Family of Boy Killed in Adventureland Accident Sues Park

BUSINESS | By David Pitt | Jul 1, 2022

The family of an 11-year old boy who died on a water ride at an Iowa amusement park a year ago filed a wrongful death lawsuit in state court Thursday.

Crewless Robotic Mayflower Ship Reaches Plymouth Rock

Crewless Robotic Mayflower Ship Reaches Plymouth Rock

PERSONAL TECH | Jul 1, 2022

The sleek Mayflower Autonomous Ship met with an escort boat as it approached the Massachusetts shoreline Thursday, more than 400 years after its namesake's historic journey from England.

Spirit's Delay Allows Airline Bidding War Time to Play Out

Spirit's Delay Allows Airline Bidding War Time to Play Out

TRAVEL | Jul 1, 2022

Shares of Spirit Airlines rose Thursday after it postponed a vote for the second time on a proposed merger with Frontier Airlines, allowing for a bidding war to play out.

California Sets Nation's Toughest Plastics Reduction Rules

California Sets Nation's Toughest Plastics Reduction Rules

BUSINESS | By Kathleen Ronayne | Jul 1, 2022

Companies selling shampoo, food and other products wrapped in plastic have a decade to cut down on their use of the polluting material if they want their wares on California store shelves.

Same-Sex Couples Updating Legal Status after Abortion Ruling

Same-Sex Couples Updating Legal Status after Abortion Ruling

FAMILY | By Jay Reeves | Jul 1, 2022

The Supreme Court's overturning of one of women's key reproductive rights is a warning shot for families headed by same-sex parents who fear their rights could evaporate next.

Going Out, Homing's In, July 1-8, 2022

Going Out, Homing's In, July 1-8, 2022

LOCAL EVENTS | By Jim Provenzano | Jun 30, 2022

Keep on going out, or staying in, but either way, outstanding theater, music, films and podcasts deserve your attention.

Shake Shack Raises Money for The Trevor Project

Shake Shack Raises Money for The Trevor Project

FOOD/DRINK | By Christopher Ehlers | Jun 30, 2022

This Pride, Shake Shack has once again pledged support for The Trevor Project, an organization they've been supporting since 2017.

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