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NYC Man Who Uses Walker Becomes Victim of Post-Pride Anti-Gay Attack

NYC Man Who Uses Walker Becomes Victim of Post-Pride Anti-Gay Attack

NEWS | Jun 27
Hate took an even uglier turn in New York City's Chelsea neighborhood on Monday when a man who used a walker was beaten in an anti-gay attack as he waited for bus in broad daylight.

NYC Subway Train Derails, Scaring Passengers and Injuring 34

NYC Subway Train Derails, Scaring Passengers and Injuring 34

ENTERTAINMENT | By David Porter | Jun 27
A subway train derailed near a station in Harlem on Tuesday, frightening passengers and resulting in minor injuries as hundreds of people were evacuated from trains along the subway line.

PopUps: Lady Gaga Will Not Return to 'AHS,' New Monster Revealed

PopUps: Lady Gaga Will Not Return to 'AHS,' New Monster Revealed

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 27
Despite rumors claiming Lady Gaga would return to scare your socks off on the upcoming season of "American Horror Story," Entertainment Weekly reports that unfortunately won't be the case.

Fenway Says 22M Would Lose Health Insurance Under Senate Plan

Fenway Says 22M Would Lose Health Insurance Under Senate Plan

The CBO projects that the Better Care Reconciliation Act, a U.S. Senate bill to repeal and replace the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), would result in 22 million Americans losing their health insurance by 2026.

Trump Holds First Talks with Ireland's New Prime Minister

Trump Holds First Talks with Ireland's New Prime Minister

NEWS | Jun 27
President Donald Trump has held his first telephone conversation with Ireland's new prime minister, Leo Varadkar.

Watch: Nick Jonas' New Video 'Remember I Told You'

Watch: Nick Jonas' New Video 'Remember I Told You'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 27
Just in time for summer, heartthrob Nick Jonas has released the music video for this single "Remember I Told You."

Lacking Full GOP Support, Senate Delays Trumpcare Vote

Lacking Full GOP Support, Senate Delays Trumpcare Vote

NEWS | By Alan Fram and Erica Werner | Jun 27
In a bruising setback, Senate Republican leaders are delaying a vote on their prized health care bill until after the July 4 recess, forced to retreat by a GOP rebellion that left them lacking enough votes to even begin debating the legislation

Game Show @ Hammerstein Ballroom NY :: June 24, 2017

Game Show @ Hammerstein Ballroom NY :: June 24, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 27
Masterbeat celebrated NYC Pride with Game Show at Hammerstein Ballroom. This annual epic party had DJ's Micky Friedmann and Ivan Gomez spinning the music.

Want to See Justin Theroux Naked? You Better Hope 'The Leftovers' Gets an Emmy Nom

Want to See Justin Theroux Naked? You Better Hope 'The Leftovers' Gets an Emmy Nom

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 27
If "The Leftovers" gets an Emmy nomination, actor Justin Theroux may be ditching his sweatpants.

More Than 50 Medicines and Vaccines in Development for HIV Infection, Treatment and Prevention

More Than 50 Medicines and Vaccines in Development for HIV Infection, Treatment and Prevention

NEWS | Jun 27
America's biopharmaceutical companies are continuing the fight to conquer HIV, with 52 medicines and vaccines currently in development to help treat and prevent the infection.


Entertainment

 Review :: It Came from the Neo-Futurarium
Chicago, IL

Review :: It Came from the Neo-Futurarium

THEATRE | By Christine Malcom | Jun 26
The Neo-Futurists demonstrate that the company is doing more than still standing with the twelfth incarnation of its "festival of the best bad movies of all time."

 Review :: Irving Berlin's 'Holiday Inn' - Original Broadway Cast Recording

Review :: Irving Berlin's 'Holiday Inn' - Original Broadway Cast Recording

MUSIC | By Steven Bergman | Jun 27
Nothing deep to contemplate, this Broadway cast recording is a light-on-the-ears listen that will bring back memories to those who recall the film, and will familiarize those not with an exposure to one of America's most famous 20th century composers.


Business

5 Rare Barbary Lion Cubs Go on Show at Zoo in Germany

CORPORATE | Jun 27
Five rare Barbary lion cubs have been shown to the public for the first time at a zoo in southwestern Germany, delighting visitors as they clumsily plodded through their enclosure.


Technology

Video of Gaming Seattle Officer Discussing Shooting Removed

Video of Gaming Seattle Officer Discussing Shooting Removed

VIDEO GAMES | Jun 27
After an online outcry, a Seattle Police Department video in which an officer playing a video game discussed the recent fatal police shooting of a pregnant mother has been removed from social media.


Finance

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

SAVING | By Beth J. Harpaz, Emily Swanson | Jun 20
Forget frequent flier miles, last-minute getaways and even road trips. Nearly half of Americans say they won't be taking a vacation this summer, mostly because they can't afford it.


Cars

Male, Female, X: DC Gives Drivers a New Option on Licenses

Male, Female, X: DC Gives Drivers a New Option on Licenses

NATIONAL | Jun 27
The District of Columbia is giving residents a new gender option on their driver's licenses or identification cards issued by the city's department of motor vehicles.


Style

After Greek and Icelandic, is French the New Trendy Yogurt?

After Greek and Icelandic, is French the New Trendy Yogurt?

FOOD/DRINK | By Candice Choi | Jun 27
There's Greek yogurt, Icelandic yogurt and Australian yogurt. Now, the U.S. maker of Yoplait is hoping to revive its declining sales by marketing yet another culture in the yogurt section.


Health/Fitness

June 27 is National HIV Testing Day; Show Your Pride By Getting Tested!

June 27 is National HIV Testing Day; Show Your Pride By Getting Tested!

AIDS | By Eric Brus | Jun 27
National HIV Testing Day is an annual observance to promote HIV testing in the U.S. The 23rd annual HIV Testing Day will be held on Tuesday, June 27. The theme for the 2017 campaign is "Test Your Way, Do It Today!"


Travel

Alaska Air Offers Charter Flight for Solar Eclipse Viewing

Alaska Air Offers Charter Flight for Solar Eclipse Viewing

Jun 27
Alaska Airlines said Monday it will charter a flight over the Pacific Ocean this Aug. 21 so select passengers can view the astronomical event from the sky.


Nightlife

Chicago Women Celebrate Pride at The Back Lot Bash
Chicago, IL

Chicago Women Celebrate Pride at The Back Lot Bash

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 20
Things are swinging for Pride in Chicago, and the Back Lot Bash is there to make sure it's not just a Boys Town! This Friday and Saturday, June 23-24 in the Andersonville neighborhood of Chicago.

NYC Pride March 2017 Part One :: June 25, 2017

NYC Pride March 2017 Part One :: June 25, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 27
New York came out by the thousands to celebrate this year's Pride and to support the LGBT community. Here is Part One of three filled with plenty of Pride fun.