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A Breakdown of All the Queer Emmy Nominations

A Breakdown of All the Queer Emmy Nominations

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 16
A breakdown of the queer 71st Primetime Emmy nominations.

'Game of Thrones' Earns a Record-Breaking 32 Emmy Award Nods

'Game of Thrones' Earns a Record-Breaking 32 Emmy Award Nods

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jul 16
HBO's "Game of Thrones" slashed its way to a record-setting 32 Emmy nominations Tuesday for its eighth and final season, leading HBO back to dominance over Netflix.

Watch: Sam Smith Teases New Single 'How Do You Sleep?'

Watch: Sam Smith Teases New Single 'How Do You Sleep?'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 16
A new Sam Smith era is upon us.

Watch: Out Billionaire Peter Thiel Says Warren is the Most 'Dangerous' 2020 Candidate

Watch: Out Billionaire Peter Thiel Says Warren is the Most 'Dangerous' 2020 Candidate

NEWS | Jul 16
Openly gay tech billionaire and avid Donald Trump supporter Peter Thiel said that Elizabeth Warren is the most "dangerous" Democratic presidential hopeful.

Trump Defends Tweets About 4 Dem Women of Color

Trump Defends Tweets About 4 Dem Women of Color

NEWS | By Zeke Miller, Jill Colvin, and Jonathan Lemire | Jul 16
President Donald Trump says his tweets telling four female Democratic lawmakers of color to "go back" to the broken countries from which they came were "NOT Racist."

Anti-Gay 'Pop Star Priest' Shoved Off Stage in Brazil

Anti-Gay 'Pop Star Priest' Shoved Off Stage in Brazil

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 16
A hugely popular anti-gay priest in Brazil was in the midst of a public address when he was shoved off the stage by a 32-year-old woman who reports said is mentally disturbed.

Trump Tweets Send Stinging Message to Countless Americans

Trump Tweets Send Stinging Message to Countless Americans

TECHNOLOGY | By Errin Haines Whack | Jul 16
For countless Americans, Trump's words on Sunday sent a stinging message that they are not fully welcome in their own country. But this time, they came not from a stranger or even a political candidate, but straight from the occupant of the Oval Office.

Facebook's New Currency Plan under Scrutiny in Congress

Facebook's New Currency Plan under Scrutiny in Congress

BUSINESS | By Marcy Gordon | Jul 16
Facebook's ambitious plan to create a financial eco-system based on a digital currency faces questions from lawmakers, as it's shadowed by negative comments from President Donald Trump, his treasury secretary and the head of the Federal Reserve.

Jennifer Lopez Makes Up Concert Interrupted by Power Outage

Jennifer Lopez Makes Up Concert Interrupted by Power Outage

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 16
Jennifer Lopez kept her word to fans who were disappointed when a power outage in New York City forced her to postpone her concert over the weekend.

Deals, Protests During Amazon Prime Day

Deals, Protests During Amazon Prime Day

BUSINESS | By Mae Anderson | Jul 16
The company's fifth annual Prime Day now stretches two days, Monday and Tuesday, invented as an effort to try to drum up sales during sluggish summer months and sign up more users for its Prime loyalty program.


News

Former Iowa Official Wins $1.5M in Discrimination Case

Former Iowa Official Wins $1.5M in Discrimination Case

NATIONAL | By David Pitt | Jul 16
Former Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and a staffer discriminated against the state's then-commissioner of workers' compensation in 2011 because he's gay, and the ex-official is entitled to $1.5 million for emotional distress, a jury said Monday.


Entertainment

Network Invites 'The Office' Fans to Aromatic Dinner Party
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Network Invites 'The Office' Fans to Aromatic Dinner Party

FOOD/DRINK | Jul 8
A television network is inviting you to a dinner party with characters from "The Office" — aromatically speaking.

 Review :: Queering The Script

Review :: Queering The Script

MOVIES | By Louise Adams | Jul 16
This documentary talks about the importance of LGBTQ+ television representation, as well as the particularities and power of queer fandom.


Business

Trump signs Order to Make American-Made Goods More American

Trump signs Order to Make American-Made Goods More American

CORPORATE | By Kevin Freking | Jul 16
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday that will require federal agencies to purchase products using more American components.


Style

Venezuelan Migrants Take Arepas to New Lands Amid Crisis

Venezuelan Migrants Take Arepas to New Lands Amid Crisis

FOOD/DRINK | By Christine Armario | Jul 16
Venezuelans like to jest that their beloved arepas are so widely consumed that babies come out of the womb with the corn flatbreads already in hand.


Travel

Atlantia Chosen to Help Relaunch Italy's Alitalia Airline

Atlantia Chosen to Help Relaunch Italy's Alitalia Airline

Jul 16
The state railway running Italy's Alitalia airline chose the Atlantia group of the Benetton empire as the final partner to work with the railway, the Italian treasury and Delta Air Lines on trying once again to relaunch the struggling flagship carrier.


Nightlife

San Diego Pride Parade :: July 13, 3019

San Diego Pride Parade :: July 13, 3019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 15
It was a beautiful sunny day as the crowds came out to enjoy the San Diego Pride Parade and to support the LGBTQ community. People cheered as the participants marched through Hillcrest into Balboa Park for the Pride Celebration.