THE LATEST

U.S.-Raised Organic Seafood Coming Soon

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Apr 18
After more than a decade of delays, the government is moving toward allowing the sale of U.S.-raised organic fish and shellfish. But don't expect it in the grocery store anytime soon.

Fly the Coop: Helping Your Kids Buy a Home

STYLE | Apr 18
Rising prices and a dearth of homes for sale in many markets have made it harder for many looking to buy their first home. Some parents are stepping in to help their kids

This "Virtual Pizza" Supports LGBT Equality

NEWS | By Jason Parsley | Apr 18
More than $840,000 was raised in only 4 days to support an anti-gay Indiana pizzeria. In response, two counter campaigns continue to raise funds for LGBT causes.

Worker Sues US for Same-Sex Benefits Back Pay

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 18
A longtime federal employee is accusing the government of not paying her back for health care costs because she's married to a woman, despite a 2013 U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

'Now I Can Get Married... What Happens If I Get Divorced?'

NEWS | By Philip M. Snyder | Apr 18
As a South Florida family law attorney, I am encountering more and more individuals (straight and gay) who enter into marriage completely naïve about the financial ramifications of a divorce. Here's brief primer.

Dykes to Watch Out For... When You're on Broadway

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 18
Alison Bechdel's autobiographical graphic novel "Fun Home" goes from the page to the stage.

Savor the Music :: A Moment with Michael Feinstein

ENTERTAINMENT | By Joel Martens | Apr 18
At this point, he really has done almost all of it. Now Michael Feinstein sits down for a chat about his music and career.

CIA Battles Misconceptions To Keep Nation Safe

NEWS | By John McDonald | Apr 18
Of the 17 U.S. intelligence agencies, the CIA, Charles says is leading the way in terms of accepting LGBT people. However, the agency does deal with misconceptions.

Reality Check: 'Drag Race' Underwhelms in Season Seven

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 18
Checking in at the halfway point of the Season Seven of "RuPaul's Drag Race." And the temperature is luke-warm.

Former NOM Head Won't Attend a Gay Wedding: Potentially Overworked Caterers Rejoice

NEWS | By Bobby McGuire | Apr 17
Former NOM head Maggie Gallagher stated the obvious in a National Review opinion piece where she said that unlike Marco Rubio, she would not attend the wedding of a gay or lesbian loved one.

'Duck Dynasty' Family Debuts Musical in Las Vegas

NEWS | Apr 17
There is no shortage of beards, camo, hunting and God alongside a bit of recent real-life scandal in "Duck Commander Musical."

Colorado GOP Invites Snubbed Gay Group to Summit

NEWS | Apr 17
The Colorado Republican Party has invited a gay GOP group that was barred from setting up a table at the Western Conservative Summit to share its booth.

Intersex Surgeries Spark Move Away From Drastic Treatment

NEWS | Apr 17
Some people are born intersex, an umbrella term for several conditions in which an infant's reproductive anatomy doesn't conform to standard definitions of male or female. The physical effects can be subtle, or very obvious.

Kentucky Judge Rejects State's Gay Marriage Ban

Apr 17
A Kentucky judge has ruled in favor of two same-sex couples who were denied marriage licenses but put the ruling on hold until the U.S. Supreme Court considers a similar challenge to gay marriage bans.

Kim Richards of 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' Arrested

NEWS | Apr 17
Kim Richards - one of the "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" - has been arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.

Spanish Language 'Sabado Gigante' Ends 53-Year Run

NEWS | Apr 17
Television's longest-running variety show is calling it a wrap after 53 years.


News

Laverne Cox Poses Nude to Empower Black Trans Women

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 17
Actress and transgender activist Laverne Cox is hoping to empower black trans women with her stunningly beautiful black and white nude photos shoot for Allure magazine.


Entertainment

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: The Babadook

MOVIES | By Ken Tasho | Apr 18
Believe the hype: This IFC Films movie really can lay claim to being the scariest in years.


Business

Dermatologists Share Tips for Treating Cold Sores

CORPORATE | Apr 18
If you have a cold sore - small blisters on the lip or around the mouth - you're not alone. More than half of Americans ages 14 to 49 carry the virus that causes cold sores. The American Academy of Dermatology offers some advice.


Technology

Stock of Online Marketplace Etsy Surges in Trading Debut

PERSONAL TECH | By Mae Anderson | Apr 17
Shares of arts and crafts retailer Etsy surged in opening trading on the Nasdaq Thursday. After pricing at $16 late Wednesday the stock opened at nearly double that level, and hit a high of $35.73 in morning trading.


Finance

House Passes Bill to Repeal Estate Tax

RETIREMENT | By Stephen Ohlemacher | Apr 17
The House voted to repeal the federal tax on estates, a politically volatile issue that affects few inheritances. Republicans say it prevents small business owners and family farmers from passing businesses on to their heirs.


Cars

Dashcam Video: Police Cruiser Runs Over Armed Suspect

AUTO NEWS | Apr 16
There are new questions about why an Arizona police officer used his squad car to take down a gunman. The incident happened in February, but the Marana police department just released the video. Heroic policing or crazy cop?


Style

Supermodel Gisele Takes Last Stroll Down Catwalk

FASHION | By Jenny Barchfield, Nelson Antoine | Apr 17
Gisele Bundchen bid adieu to the catwalk Wednesday night, strutting her stuff at an emotionally charged show in Sao Paulo that she said will be her last stroll down a runway in a 20-year career that has made her a fashion legend.


Health/Fitness

Physicians Want Dr. Oz Gone From Columbia Medical Faculty

HEALTH | By Verena Dobnik | Apr 17
Columbia University has not removed TV celebrity doctor Mehmet Oz from his faculty position as a group of top doctors has demanded, citing his "egregious lack of integrity" for promoting what they call "quack treatments."


Nightlife

Rosie O'Donnell, Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka, Audra McDonald and more in PTown this Summer

MUSIC | By EDGE | Apr 16
The Broadway @ The Art House series returns to its annual summer home for its fifth season with another lineup of Broadway's brightest stars, some performances feature the series' long-time host and Sirius XM radio star Seth Rudetsky at piano.