Gay Los Angeles: The Latest

Liberal Activists, New DNC Chief Face a Trump-Era Reckoning

Liberal Activists, New DNC Chief Face a Trump-Era Reckoning

NEWS | By Bill Barrow | Feb 26
When Tom Perez stepped to the stage as the newly elected Democratic national chairman, his first official act was to invite his vanquished rival to join him as deputy chairman.

Academy Revokes '13 Hours' Sound Mixer's Oscar Nomination

Academy Revokes '13 Hours' Sound Mixer's Oscar Nomination

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 26
One day before the Oscars, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has voted to rescind the sound mixing nomination for Greg P. Russell for his work on "13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi."

Trump Says He Won't Attend Correspondents Dinner This Spring

Trump Says He Won't Attend Correspondents Dinner This Spring

NEWS | Feb 26
President Donald Trump, who has been criticizing the news media and is famously thin-skinned, says he won't be attending the White House Correspondents' Association dinner - sparing himself the dubious honor of being an in-the-house target of jokes.

Arizona Recruit to be First Openly Gay Scholarship Player

Arizona Recruit to be First Openly Gay Scholarship Player

NEWS | Feb 26
University of Arizona recruit My-King Johnson is set to become the first active openly gay scholarship player in major-college football history.

Transgender Boy Wins Controversial Girls State Title

Transgender Boy Wins Controversial Girls State Title

NEWS | By Kristie Rieken | Feb 25
A 17-year-old transgender boy completed an undefeated season Saturday by winning a controversial Texas state girls wrestling title in an event clouded by criticism.

'Moonlight' Sweeps Spirit Awards; Affleck Wins Best Actor

'Moonlight' Sweeps Spirit Awards; Affleck Wins Best Actor

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 25
Sunday might be dominated by "La La Land," but Saturday belonged to "Moonlight."

Democrats Elect Perez Party Chairman on Second Ballot

Democrats Elect Perez Party Chairman on Second Ballot

NEWS | By Bill Barrow | Feb 25
Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman on Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman after a divisive campaign that reflected the depths of the party's electoral failures.

Tony Moran's 'Moodswings'

Tony Moran's 'Moodswings'

NIGHTLIFE | By JC Alvarez | Feb 25
Renowned DJ, remixer and producer releases epic CD that's rhythmically and emotionally all over the musical map.

In Trump's First Speech to Congress, Will Decorum Hold?

In Trump's First Speech to Congress, Will Decorum Hold?

NEWS | By Nancy Benac and Jill Colvin | Feb 25
A presidential speech to Congress is one of those all-American moments that ooze ritual and decorum.

'Moonlight,' 'American Honey' to Vie at Spirit Awards

'Moonlight,' 'American Honey' to Vie at Spirit Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Feb 25
The last three best-feature winners at the Film Independent Spirit Awards have gone on to win best-picture the next day at the Academy Awards, but that streak appears likely to snap this year.


News

Celebrities Launch Pot Brands as California Legalizes Drug

Celebrities Launch Pot Brands as California Legalizes Drug

NATIONAL | By Paul Elias | Feb 25
Country singer Willie Nelson, the children of the late reggae icon Bob Marley and comedian Whoopi Goldberg are just a few of the growing number of celebrities publicly jumping into the marijuana industry and eyeing the California pot market.


Entertainment

 Review :: Free Outgoing
Los Angeles, CA

Review :: Free Outgoing

THEATRE | By Dale Reynolds | Feb 24
What happens when a teen-daughter of an Indian/Tamil family is caught on tape having sex. Not good, is what.

 Review :: Trolls

Review :: Trolls

MOVIES | Feb 25
Get ready to glitter and sparkle with this fairy-tale-rave-party featuring the voice talents of Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake.


Business

Doubts Grow Over Stock Market's Trump-Inspired Surge

Doubts Grow Over Stock Market's Trump-Inspired Surge

FINANCE | By Stan Choe and Pan Pylas | Feb 25
U.S. stocks have screamed to records since Election Day, but investors around the world are questioning whether the rally is exhausting itself.


Technology

Lawmakers Renew Push for Drilling in Alaska Wildlife Refuge

Lawmakers Renew Push for Drilling in Alaska Wildlife Refuge

PERSONAL TECH | By Dan Joling | Feb 25
Former U.S. Sen. Frank Murkowski in 2001 gave a speech urging colleagues to approve oil drilling in America's largest wildlife refuge. The Alaska Republican held up a blank sheet of paper to illustrate his point.


Finance

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

NATIONAL | Feb 9
Grey Gardens, the Hamptons home once owned by eccentric relatives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, is for sale. It was featured in a documentary, HBO movie and Broadway musical.


Cars

GMC Cuts Size and Cost of Acadia Mid-Size SUV for 2017

GMC Cuts Size and Cost of Acadia Mid-Size SUV for 2017

AUTO NEWS | By Ann M. Job | Feb 25
GMC has given the Acadia the biggest makeover in its 10-year history, shrinking the size and the price of its best-selling SUV while making it more fuel efficient and giving it new technology.


Style

Milan Fashion Week: Pucci, Max Mara & More

Milan Fashion Week: Pucci, Max Mara & More

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Feb 24
Red accents are lighting up the Milan runway, from blood red ensembles to red contrasts in footwear or a simple stripe of color. But not on the lips.


Travel

Photo Essay: Discovering South Africa

Photo Essay: Discovering South Africa

By Matthew Wexler | Feb 26
Over two decades of political change and a burgeoning LGBT scene make South Africa a must for the adventurous queer traveler.