LGBTQ News and More

Testosterone Rule Keeps Transgender Runner out of Trials

Testosterone Rule Keeps Transgender Runner out of Trials

NEWS | Jun 24

Transgender runner CeCe Telfer will not be allowed to compete in the women's 400-meter hurdles at U.S. Olympic trials.

Expert: Transgender Olympic Athlete Could Polarize Opinion

Expert: Transgender Olympic Athlete Could Polarize Opinion

NEWS | By Steve McMorran | Jun 24

An expert on transgender rights says the participation of trans weightlifter Laurel Hubbard at the Tokyo Olympics might inspire others, but could also become a focus for anti-LGBTQ activists.

Britney Spears Asks Judge to Free Her from Conservatorship

Britney Spears Asks Judge to Free Her from Conservatorship

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrew Dalton | Jun 23

Britney Spears asked a judge Wednesday to end court conservatorship that has controlled her life and money since 2008.

Gus Kenworthy Off Skiing After 2022 Olympics; Will Focus on Acting

Gus Kenworthy Off Skiing After 2022 Olympics; Will Focus on Acting

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 23

Gus Kenworthy is pretty booked into the New Year when he will participate in the Olympic Games, which he says will be his last. Check out what's next for the Olympian.

After Coming Out as Gay, Sales for Carl Nassib's Jersey Skyrocket

After Coming Out as Gay, Sales for Carl Nassib's Jersey Skyrocket

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Jun 23

After coming out as gay in an Instagram post this week, sales for Carl Nassib's Las Vegas Raiders jersey have since skyrocketed.

87-Year-Old Duke Joins Late in Life Come-Outers

87-Year-Old Duke Joins Late in Life Come-Outers

NEWS | Jun 23

Duke François of Bavaria has joined the ranks of late-in-life come-outers when he posted a photo of himself and his companion, Thomas Greinwald.

Watch: Netflix Shares Trailer for LGBTQ Spy Series 'Q-Force'

Watch: Netflix Shares Trailer for LGBTQ Spy Series 'Q-Force'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Jun 23

Netflix has released the trailer for "Q-Force," an animated series about a once celebrated spy who is blacklisted from his agency after coming out as gay.

Hungary Fans Bemused by Rainbow-Flag Reception in Munich

Hungary Fans Bemused by Rainbow-Flag Reception in Munich

NEWS | By Ciarán Fahey | Jun 23

Rainbow flags outnumbered German flags when soccer fans arrived for a European Championship game in Munich on Wednesday.

PM Draghi Defends Italy from Vatican Objections to LGBTQ Law

PM Draghi Defends Italy from Vatican Objections to LGBTQ Law

NEWS | Jun 23

Premier Mario Draghi defended the independence of Italy's parliament on Wednesday in the face of formal objections by the Vatican to a proposed law that would extend additional discrimination protections to the LGBTQ community.

Watch: After Coming Out, 'American Idol' Star David Archuleta Opens Up

Watch: After Coming Out, 'American Idol' Star David Archuleta Opens Up

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 23

"American Idol" star David Archuleta is opening up about his sexuality not long after he came out as gay during Pride Month.

Business

American Airlines Cutting Flights as Summer Season Starts

American Airlines Cutting Flights as Summer Season Starts

BUSINESS | By David Koenig | Jun 23

American Airlines will cut hundreds of flights over the next three weeks to avoid overloading its operation as demand for summer air travel rises faster than once expected.

Finance

Liz Weston: How to Harness Your HSA's Superpowers

Liz Weston: How to Harness Your HSA's Superpowers

FINANCE | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Jun 22

High-deductible health insurance plans have hidden superpowers that make them a great way for some people to create a tax-free pot of money for retirement or other long-term goals.

Cars

Nissan CEO Promises Turnaround for Disgruntled Shareholders

Nissan CEO Promises Turnaround for Disgruntled Shareholders

CARS | By Yuri Kageyama | Jun 22

Nissan Chief Executive Makoto Uchida pleaded for patience from disgruntled shareholders Tuesday and promised a turnaround at the Japanese automaker.

Style

In a Sea of Rosé, These Pinks Pop

In a Sea of Rosé, These Pinks Pop

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jun 22

Don't worry if pink isn't your color. In the steamy days of summer, rosé is the perfect wine to revive and refresh, whether you're sipping poolside or at a beach, picnic or barbecue.

Health/Fitness

Thousands of Young Children Lost Parents to Covid. Where's Help for Them?

Thousands of Young Children Lost Parents to Covid. Where's Help for Them?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By JoNel Aleccia | Jun 23

In a nation where researchers calculate that more than 46,000 children have lost one or both parents to COVID since February 2020, finding basic services has been difficult, if not impossible.

Travel

Rainbow Road Trip: The Ultimate Green Mountain Adventure

Rainbow Road Trip: The Ultimate Green Mountain Adventure

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jun 23

Few destinations throughout the United States have been as progressive, welcoming and humble about their LGBTQ heritage and presence as the picturesque state of Vermont. Well... pack a weekender; it's time to head to the Green Mountain State.

Nightlife

Submerge Swim Party @ The W Hollywood :: June 19, 2021

Submerge Swim Party @ The W Hollywood :: June 19, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 20

Over the unofficial LA Pride weekend, the hot men and women of Southern California showed off their summer bodies at the Submerge Swim Party, part of the Velvet Dreams weekend at the W Hollywood.