Gay Los Angeles: The Latest

LVMH Sells Donna Karan Brand to US Group G-III Apparel

STYLE | Jul 25
French luxury giant LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton is selling its Donna Karan and DKNY clothing brands to U.S. group G-III Apparel in a $650 million deal.

'Looking' Cast Looks Back, Finds Closure as Movie Ends Series

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jim Halterman | Jul 25
Cast members of the recently aired HBO film "Looking," including Jonathan Groff, Russell Tovey and Raúl Castillo, spoke with EDGE about finding closure with the series finale.

Marni Nixon, Voice Of Classic Movie Songs, Has Died At 86

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Jul 25
Hollywood voice double Marni Nixon, whose singing was heard in place of the leading actresses in such classic movie musicals as "West Side Story," ''The King and I" and "My Fair Lady," has died. She was 86.

FBI Investigates DNC Hacking; Clinton Campaign Blames Russia

NEWS | By Vivian Salama and Jack Gillum | Jul 25
The FBI said Monday it is investigating how thousands of Democratic National Committee emails were hacked, a breach that Hillary Clinton's campaign maintains was committed by Russia to benefit Donald Trump.

'Shame!' Dems' Division Roils Party On Day 1 of Convention

NEWS | By Ken Thomas and Kathleen Hennessey | Jul 25
Angry Democrats heckled outgoing party chief Debbie Wasserman Schultz with boos and cries of "shame!" on Monday as the party tried to recover from an embarrassing email hack that ripped open primary wounds.

MTV's Docuseries 'True Life' to Air Episode About Pulse Survivors

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 25
MTV's long-lasting docuseries "True Life" will air a special episode next month that follows survivors of the Pulse gay club shooting in Orlando, Fla. - the country's deadliest mass shooting in modern history.

Former Houston Mayor Annise Parker to Dedicate Historic Marker to 'Mother of the LGBT Civil Rights Movement'

NEWS | By EDGE | Jul 25
On July 26, former Houston Mayor Annise Parker, the first openly LGBT mayor of a major American city, will serve as the keynote speaker for the Barbara Gittings' Residence Historic Marker Dedication ceremony slated for Tuesday, July 26 in Philadelphia.

Over 3,000 Expected to Attend Viva La Glam, GMHC's 26th Annual Latex Ball

NEWS | By EDGE | Jul 25
On Saturday, July 30, over 3,000 people will head to NYC's Terminal Five for the 26th Annual Latex Ball, produced by Gay Men's Health Crisis.

UK Man Accused of Killing 4 Gay Men Hit With Several New Charges

NEWS | Jul 25
A man from the U.K. accused of drugging and murdering four gay men he met online was hit with an additional 17 sexual charges against eight men who are alive.

Broadway Bound? 'Lube: A Modern Love Story'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Stacey Blanchet | Jul 25
Novelist Jack Turner is setting out on a mission to bring his musical "Lube: A Modern Love Story" to the bright lights of Broadway.


News

Act Up Stages Tug of War Outside Clinton Campaign Headquarters

AIDS | By EDGE | Jul 25
The NYC and Philly chapters of ACT Up teamed up with allies UAEM (Universities Allied for Essential Medicines) to stage a tug-of-war with pharma bro's outside Hillary Clinton's Philadelphia campaign headquarters.


Technology

'Pokemon Go' Players Stumble On Hidden History

VIDEO GAMES | By Matt O'Brien | Jul 25
Historical markers have long dotted the landscape, often barely noticed by passers-by - until they became treasure-filled stops this month on the "Pokemon Go" trail.


Finance

Airbnb Sues San Francisco Over Rental Regulation

REAL ESTATE | By Janie Har | Jul 25
San Francisco wants people who rent out their homes through Airbnb and other online platforms to follow some rules, and it wants the platforms to advertise only those rule-abiding listings - or face steep fines.


Cars

Autopilot technology drives Teslas but comes with warnings

AUTO NEWS | By Justin Pritchard and Joan Lowy | Jul 23
A Tesla in Autopilot mode can drive itself but it's not a "self-driving" vehicle, at least as far as safety regulators are concerned.


Style

Breaking Down the Gender Stereotype in Kids' Clothing

FASHION | By Anne D'Innocenzo | Jul 25
Pink for girls. Truck motifs for boys. A growing number of parents want to get outside those parameters when it comes to dressing their kids.


Health/Fitness

The Murky Role of Mental Illness in Extremism, Terror

HEALTH | By Maria Cheng | Jul 24
After family members of the driver who slammed a truck into a holiday crowd in the French city of Nice said he suffered from depression, questions have been raised again about the links between mental illness, extreme ideology and mass violence.


Travel

Cabin Crew Strike to Disrupt Air France Flights This Week

Jul 25
Air France warns some of its flights are expected to be cancelled later this week due to a seven-day strike of some cabin crew members.


Nightlife

Philly4Pulse :: July 21, 2016

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 24
The entire Gayborhood came together for the victims of the Pulse nightclub massacre. Area dignitaries acted as guest bartenders, along with two bartenders from Pulse Nightclub. Thousands of people helped to raise money for the victims.