Gay Los Angeles: The Latest

Too Much TV? Enter HBO Max, the Latest Streaming Wannabe

Too Much TV? Enter HBO Max, the Latest Streaming Wannabe

ENTERTAINMENT | By Tali Arbel | May 27
Is a pandemic the perfect time to launch a new and relatively expensive streaming service? AT&T sure hopes so.

Kathy Griffin Charges Back into Controversy with 'Air-Filled Syringe' for Trump Joke

Kathy Griffin Charges Back into Controversy with 'Air-Filled Syringe' for Trump Joke

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 27
Kathy Griffin has charged back into controversy with a wisecrack about a "Syringe with nothing but air inside it" — seemingly, her prescription for the current president.

Watch: Current & Former 'Queer Eye' Fab Fives to Battle on 'Celebrity Family Feud'

Watch: Current & Former 'Queer Eye' Fab Fives to Battle on 'Celebrity Family Feud'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 27
The original Fab Five of "Queer Eye" will soon face off against on the reality show's current Fab Five on an upcoming episode of "Celebrity Family Feud."

Dangerous Blood Clots Pose a Perplexing Coronavirus Threat

Dangerous Blood Clots Pose a Perplexing Coronavirus Threat

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lindsey Tanner | May 27
Blood clots that can cause strokes, heart attacks and dangerous blockages in the legs and lungs are increasingly being found in COVID-19 patients, including some children.

Watch: Gaga and Ariana Grande Team Up for Hilarious 'Rain on Me' Promo Vid

Watch: Gaga and Ariana Grande Team Up for Hilarious 'Rain on Me' Promo Vid

ENTERTAINMENT | May 27
Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande are sharing a new promo video for their new single "Rain on Me" where they act like meteorologists on local news.

Online Therapy is Having Its Moment

Online Therapy is Having Its Moment

For clients in need of warmth and reassurance, does online therapy work? Studies and one psychologist's experience suggest it does.

Virginia School Board Defends Transgender Bathroom Ban

Virginia School Board Defends Transgender Bathroom Ban

NEWS | May 27
A Virginia school board defended its transgender bathroom ban before a federal appeals court, as a transgender man barred from using the boys bathroom in high school argued that the policy discriminated against him and violated his constitutional rights.

Idaho State Track Athletes Want Transgender Lawsuit Tossed

Idaho State Track Athletes Want Transgender Lawsuit Tossed

NEWS | May 27
Two female athletes at Idaho State University want a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit challenging a new state law banning transgender women from competing in women's sports, the first such law in the nation.

Swift firings for Minneapolis Officers in Death of Black Man

Swift firings for Minneapolis Officers in Death of Black Man

NEWS | By Amy Forliti and Jeff Baenen | May 27
To the general public, the video of a white police officer pressing his knee into the neck of a black man prone on the street, crying out for help until he finally stopped moving, was horrifying.

In A First, Twitter Adds Fact-Check Warnings to Trump Tweets

In A First, Twitter Adds Fact-Check Warnings to Trump Tweets

TECHNOLOGY | By Barbara Ortutay | May 27
For the first time, Twitter has flagged some of President Donald Trump's tweets with a fact-check warning.


Entertainment

Review: 10! 10! 10s Across the Board for HBO Max' 'Legendary'

Review: 10! 10! 10s Across the Board for HBO Max' 'Legendary'

TELEVISION | By JC Alvarez | May 27
HBO Max takes to the runway in the new reality competition series "Legendary," promises to burn Paris down and bring the houses of the underground ball scene back into the mainstream!


Business

Biden Campaign Names National Director for Voter Protection

Biden Campaign Names National Director for Voter Protection

LEGAL | By Kat Stafford | May 27
Joe Biden has hired a national director for voter protection, a role his campaign says will focus broadly on voter rights, including the disenfranchisement of people of color amid the COVID-19 pandemic.


Technology

American Virus Deaths At 100,000: What Does A Number Mean?

American Virus Deaths At 100,000: What Does A Number Mean?

SCIENCE | By Ted Anthony | May 27
This is the week when America's official coronavirus death toll reaches six digits. One hundred thousand lives wiped out by a disease unknown to science a half a year ago. What does the number mean?


Finance

1st Deadlines for Laid-Off Workers to Get Health Insurance

1st Deadlines for Laid-Off Workers to Get Health Insurance

NATIONAL | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | May 25
Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable Care Act.


Cars

Nissan-Renault Alliance to Share More Parts, Technology

Nissan-Renault Alliance to Share More Parts, Technology

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | May 27
The auto alliance of Nissan and Renault said Wednesday it will be sharing more vehicle parts, technology and models to save costs as the industry struggles to survive the coronavirus pandemic.


Style

Slather, Lather and Rinse: Best Summer Grooming Products for Men

Slather, Lather and Rinse: Best Summer Grooming Products for Men

GROOMING | By Matthew Wexler | May 27
As temperatures rise, so does the beating on our skin. Fortunately, there's an arsenal of skincare lines to tackle the daily grind.


Travel

Latam Airlines Seeks Bankruptcy Protection as Travel Slumps

Latam Airlines Seeks Bankruptcy Protection as Travel Slumps

FINANCE | By Adam Schreck | May 26
Latam Airlines, South America's biggest carrier, sought U.S. bankruptcy protection Tuesday as it grapples with a sharp downturn in air travel sparked by the coronavirus pandemic.


Nightlife

COVID-19 Leads to Closure of the Stud, SF's Oldest LGBT Bar

COVID-19 Leads to Closure of the Stud, SF's Oldest LGBT Bar

LATEST NEWS | By John Ferranini | May 21
The Stud, San Francisco's oldest continuously-operating LGBT club, will be closing its doors permanently, according to a news release from Honey Mahogany, a co-owner of the South of Market establishment.