Gay Los Angeles: The Latest

Loud Lesbian Sex Leads to Motel Gunfire

Loud Lesbian Sex Leads to Motel Gunfire

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 16
A bout of loud lesbian sex that was mistaken for fighting led to a totally different fracas in which a motel guard claims one of the women attempted to shoot him in the head.

Watch: Rugby Legend Gareth Thomas Comes Out as HIV-Positive

Watch: Rugby Legend Gareth Thomas Comes Out as HIV-Positive

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 16
Ten years ago, Gareth Thomas, a star rugby players who hails from Wales, made international headlines when he came out as gay. Now Thomas has come out again - as HIV-positive.

Democrats Discussed 'Medicare for All' at Debate, But What About 'Healthy Food for All'?

Democrats Discussed 'Medicare for All' at Debate, But What About 'Healthy Food for All'?

NEWS | Sep 16
The 10 Democrats who took the debate stage on Sept. 12 discussed many critical issues, from health care and climate change. But one important topic they didn't discuss was access to healthy food.

Jane Lynch & Cyndi Lauper Creating 'Golden Girls' Type Comedy for Netflix

Jane Lynch & Cyndi Lauper Creating 'Golden Girls' Type Comedy for Netflix

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 16
"Grace and Frankie" may be approaching its end, but Netflix may have a new series ready to fill its spot.

Rwandan Gospel Singer Comes Out as Gay, to Country's Shock

Rwandan Gospel Singer Comes Out as Gay, to Country's Shock

NEWS | By Ignatius Ssuuna | Sep 16
Albert Nabonibo shocked many Rwandans in August when he revealed in an interview with a Christian YouTube channel that he is gay in a country where such a public assertion of homosexuality is unheard of.

'Handmaid's Tale,' 'Mrs. Maisel' Guest Stars Capture Emmys

'Handmaid's Tale,' 'Mrs. Maisel' Guest Stars Capture Emmys

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 16
A trio of Emmy-honored actors are winners again for their guest performances in TV series, joined by an awards newcomer.

Tony-Winner and Women's Health Advocate Phyllis Newman Dies

Tony-Winner and Women's Health Advocate Phyllis Newman Dies

NEWS | By Mark Kennedy | Sep 16
Phyllis Newman, a Tony Award-winning Broadway veteran who became the first woman to host "The Tonight Show" before turning her attention to fight for women's health, has died. She was 86.

Rocker Ric Ocasek, Frontman of The Cars, Dead at 75

Rocker Ric Ocasek, Frontman of The Cars, Dead at 75

NEWS | By Tom Hays and Andrew Dalton | Sep 16
Ric Ocasek, The Cars frontman whose deadpan vocal delivery and lanky, sunglassed look defined a rock era with chart-topping hits like "Just What I Needed," was discovered dead Sunday afternoon in his Manhattan apartment.

Biden on Racism: White People 'Can Never Fully Understand'

Biden on Racism: White People 'Can Never Fully Understand'

NEWS | By Bill Barrow | Sep 16
Visiting a black church bombed by the Ku Klux Klan during the civil rights era, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden framed current racial tensions as part of an enduring struggle that is older than the nation.

Rise in Health Uninsured May Be Linked to Immigrants' Fears

Rise in Health Uninsured May Be Linked to Immigrants' Fears

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Sep 16
the new numbers suggest that fears of the Trump administration's immigration crackdown may be a significant factor in the slippage.


News

Serbian Police Intervene to Protect Gay Pride Parade

Serbian Police Intervene to Protect Gay Pride Parade

INTERNATIONAL | By Dusan Stojanovic | Sep 16
Police in Serbia briefly clashed with far-right supporters who tried to prevent a gay pride parade attended by the country's openly gay prime minister on Sunday.


Entertainment

 Review :: Sell By

Review :: Sell By

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 16
The characters may feel shallow, hollow, and dull, but there's a sense that everyone is having some fun, and that in turn makes the movie a good — if underwhelming — time.


Business

Warren Offers Anti-Corruption Plan Central to Her Campaign

Warren Offers Anti-Corruption Plan Central to Her Campaign

LEGAL | By Steve Peoples and Will Weissert | Sep 16
Elizabeth Warren has released a sweeping anti-government corruption proposal, providing a detailed policy roadmap for a fight she says is at the core of her presidential campaign.


Technology

Vapes Spiked with Illegal Drugs Show Dark Side of CBD Craze

Vapes Spiked with Illegal Drugs Show Dark Side of CBD Craze

SCIENCE | By Holbrook Mohr | Sep 16
People behind spiked products have operated with impunity, in part because the business has boomed so fast that regulators haven't caught up while drug enforcement agents have higher priorities.


Finance

Groupons for Medical Treatment? Welcome to Today's U.S. Healthcare

Groupons for Medical Treatment? Welcome to Today's U.S. Healthcare

HEALTH | By Lauren Weber | Sep 11
Emory University medical fellow Dr. Nicole Herbst was shocked when she saw three patients who came in with abnormal results from chest CT scans they had bought on Groupon.


Cars

No Deal: Auto Workers Strike Against GM in Contract Dispute

No Deal: Auto Workers Strike Against GM in Contract Dispute

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher and Mike Householder | Sep 16
More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike.


Health/Fitness

New Study Shows Staggering Connection Between Transgender Conversion Therapy and Suicide Attempts

New Study Shows Staggering Connection Between Transgender Conversion Therapy and Suicide Attempts

HEALTH | Sep 14
A new study published in JAMA Psychiatry found that exposure to attempts by professionals to change a person's gender identity from transgender to cisgender is associated with a range of adverse mental health outcomes, including suicide attempts.


Nightlife

Snctm Debuts Infamous Masquerade Party at Art Basel Miami Beach in December

Snctm Debuts Infamous Masquerade Party at Art Basel Miami Beach in December

FINE ARTS | Sep 13
Snctm introduces its first-ever Masquerade party in Miami, expanding the members-only erotic brand's reach during premier art exhibit festival Art Basel Miami Beach, December 6th.