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New Governor of Puerto Rico Declares State of Emergency Due to Anti-Trans, Misogynistic Violence

New Governor of Puerto Rico Declares State of Emergency Due to Anti-Trans, Misogynistic Violence

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26, 2021

The newly-installed governor of Puerto Rico has declared a state of emergency due intense anti-trans and misogynistic violence.

Twitter Permanently Bans My Pillow CEO

Twitter Permanently Bans My Pillow CEO

NATIONAL | By Zen Soo | Jan 26, 2021

Twitter has permanently banned My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell's account after he continued to perpetuate the baseless claim that Donald Trump won the 2020 U.S. presidential election.

Pioneering AIDS Researcher Joseph Sonnabend Dies at 88

Pioneering AIDS Researcher Joseph Sonnabend Dies at 88

AIDS | Jan 26, 2021

Pioneering AIDS researcher and clinician Joseph Sonnabend, 88, died January 24, 2021, at the Wellington Hospital in London, after suffering a heart attack on January 3, 2021.

Watch: NYC Restaurant Fires Anti-LGBTQ Worker After Verbal Attack on Married Couple

Watch: NYC Restaurant Fires Anti-LGBTQ Worker After Verbal Attack on Married Couple

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26, 2021

The New York restaurant where a same-sex married couple was told to leave by an anti-LGBTQ employee says that the worker in question has been let go, and that the couple has been invited to return as customers.

Norway Fines Grindr $11.7 Million Over Privacy Breach

Norway Fines Grindr $11.7 Million Over Privacy Breach

INTERNATIONAL | Jan 26, 2021

Norway is fining gay dating app Grindr $11.7 million for failing to get consent from users before sharing their personal information with advertising companies, in breach of stringent European Union privacy rules.

Group of U.S. Catholic Bishops Urges Support for LGBT Youth

Group of U.S. Catholic Bishops Urges Support for LGBT Youth

RELIGION | By David Crary | Jan 26, 2021

Declaring "God is on your side," a Roman Catholic cardinal, an archbishop, and six other U.S. bishops issued a statement of support for LGBT youth and denouncing the bullying often directed at them.

Watch: 'It's a Sin' Trailer for HBO Max Miniseries

Watch: 'It's a Sin' Trailer for HBO Max Miniseries

AIDS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 26, 2021

The trailer for the new British miniseries "It's a Sin," which will debut on HBO Max on February 18, has just dropped.

Meet Jen Ellis, the Teacher Who Made Bernie Sanders' Mittens

Meet Jen Ellis, the Teacher Who Made Bernie Sanders' Mittens

PRIDE | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 26, 2021

Ellis is an out school teacher raising a five-year-old daughter with her partner in Vermont.

Bodybuilder Joseph Baena Celebrates Film Role with Speedo Thirst Trap

Bodybuilder Joseph Baena Celebrates Film Role with Speedo Thirst Trap

SPORTS | Jan 26, 2021

There's little doubt that a pic of Joseph Baena will bring to mind his famous dad — Arnold Schwarzenegger.

La. Man Arrested, Charged in Brutal Attack on Gay Man Last Year

La. Man Arrested, Charged in Brutal Attack on Gay Man Last Year

CRIME | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 26, 2021

Chance Seneca has been arrested and charge with the attempted second degree murder of Holden White in Louisiana last year.

UK Census Change May Impact Transgender Inclusion

UK Census Change May Impact Transgender Inclusion

INTERNATIONAL | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 26, 2021

Transgender advocates in the U.K. are questioning changes to the census, which will ask Brits to declare their "legal sex" and not their gender identity.

Watch: Mom Takes Credit for Her OnlyFans Star Son's Biggest Asset

Watch: Mom Takes Credit for Her OnlyFans Star Son's Biggest Asset

FAMILY | Jan 26, 2021

A British OnlyFans star posted a sweet video of support from his mother.

Watch: Giant Snow Penis Appears in Swedish Town, Ruled Safety Hazard

Watch: Giant Snow Penis Appears in Swedish Town, Ruled Safety Hazard

INTERNATIONAL | Jan 26, 2021

In the Swedish town of Borås a tradition has grown over the past five years of building a large snow sculpture in a roundabout after a snowstorm. The latest has gone viral.

In LA, Gay Bars, Restaurants Look to Crowdfunding to Survive

In LA, Gay Bars, Restaurants Look to Crowdfunding to Survive

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26, 2021

LGBTQ bars and restaurants in greater Los Angeles are struggling to survive the second, and latest, COVID lockdown. Crowdfunding has proven to be a lifeline for many.

Thomas Keeps Citi Sponsorship with Money Donated to LGBTQ

Thomas Keeps Citi Sponsorship with Money Donated to LGBTQ

SPORTS | By Doug Ferguson | Jan 26, 2021

Investment bank Citi decided Monday to keep its sponsorship of Justin Thomas, condemning the anti-gay slur he muttered and requiring him to donate a "meaningful portion" of his deal as part of an active role in LGBTQ causes.

Pets are Back: Biden's 2 Dogs Settle in at White House

Pets are Back: Biden's 2 Dogs Settle in at White House

NATIONAL | By Darlene Superville | Jan 26, 2021

The patter of paws is being heard in the White House again following the arrival of President Joe Biden's dogs Champ and Major. The two German shepherds are the first pets to live at the executive mansion since the Obama administration.

Trump Impeachment Goes to Senate, Testing His Sway Over GOP

Trump Impeachment Goes to Senate, Testing His Sway Over GOP

POLITICS | By Lisa Mascaro and Mary Clare Jalonick | Jan 26, 2021

House Democrats delivered the impeachment case against Donald Trump to the Senate for the start of his historic trial, but Republican senators were easing off their criticism of him and shunning calls to convict him over the deadly siege at the Capotol.

California Reverses Stay-at-Home Order as Conditions Improve

California Reverses Stay-at-Home Order as Conditions Improve

LOCAL | By Kathleen Ronayne | Jan 26, 2021

Business owners hailed Gov. Gavin Newsom's decision to lift stay-at-home orders across California in response to improving coronavirus conditions, but local health officials expressed concern that it may cause residents to let down their guard.

COVID-19 Variant Brings New Dimension to Europe's Pandemic

COVID-19 Variant Brings New Dimension to Europe's Pandemic

INTERNATIONAL | By Barry Hatton | Jan 26, 2021

The pandemic's spread across Europe is increasingly being powered by an especially contagious virus mutation first detected last year in southeast England. The threat is prompting governments to introduce harsh new lockdowns and curfew.

Transgender Youth Bills in US States Reflect Deep Divisions

Transgender Youth Bills in US States Reflect Deep Divisions

POLITICS | By Iris Samuels | Jan 25, 2021

There are bills in more than a dozen states where lawmakers are proposing restrictions on athletics or gender-confirming health care for trans minors this year.

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