Pressure Builds on Paul Ryan to Run for House Speaker

NEWS | Oct 9
The pressure is on Rep. Paul Ryan, the GOP vice presidential nominee in 2012, to run for House speaker in the chaotic aftermath of Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's sudden decision to abandon his campaign for the post.

Watch: 'Same Old Love' Single from Selena Gomez Album 'Revival' Released

Multi-platinum singer and actress Selena Gomez today releases her new album "Revival" via Interscope Records.

PopUps: Justin Bieber's Dad is #Proud of Son's Penis

After Justin Bieber's nudes hit the web this week, the singer's father took to Twitter to tell his son he is a "proud daddy."

Aspen Gay Ski Week Announces 2016 Events

NEWS | Oct 9
Aspen Gay Ski Week (AGSW), the nation's largest and oldest gay ski event, returns for its 39th year from January 17 to 24, 2016. Here are the details!

UN Declares October 11 International Day of the Girl

NEWS | By EDGE | Oct 9
On International Day of the Girl Child, UNAIDS is calling for the end to gender inequalities and the protection of the human rights of young women and girls everywhere.

Marine in 2012 Viral Kiss Photo Ties the Knot

NEWS | Oct 9
The Marine sergeant and his boyfriend who were immortalized in a 2012 viral photo that showed the couple kissing at a homecoming event in Hawaii, tied the knot last weekend.

Hero Servicemember Stabbed Months After Thwarting French Train Attack

NEWS | By Don Thompson and Julie Watson | Oct 9
Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone, hailed as a hero after he was severely cut while helping stop a terror attack on a French train in August, was repeatedly stabbed in what police said was an alcohol-fueled, late-night brawl.

Video Indicates California Officers Ignored Dying Man's Distress

NEWS | By Amanda Lee Myers | Oct 9
Police officers in the California desert city of El Centro repeatedly ignored signs of medical distress in a man they suspected of being a drug dealer, even telling a 911 dispatcher to ignore calls from his family for help, video records suggest.

Steve Jobs Plays Dual Role of Hero, Villain in the Movies

ENTERTAINMENT | By Michael Liedtke | Oct 9
If he were still around, it's easy to imagine that Steve Jobs would be summoning all his powers of persuasion to protect a legacy that's getting muddied with each cinematic take on his fascinating life.

North Dakota Fraternity Cleared of Hate Crime Accusation

NEWS | Oct 9
A monthlong police investigation has concluded that a gay man who reported being the victim of a hate crime at a University of North Dakota fraternity invented the story and actually instigated the fight.


Mother Dresses Son in Drag as Punishment for Anti-Gay Remarks

A South Carolina mother took public humiliation to a new level when she dressed her son in bad drag that included a tutu and had him parade around Wal-Mart as punishment for fighting and making anti-gay comments.


Theatre Review :: A Midsummer Night's Dream

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 9
Actors From the London Stage bring a fast, frenetic, and fittingly autumnal "Midsummer Night's Dream" to Wellesley College -- but only for a few nights. Catch them if you can!


Wal-Mart Expands Protein Bars to Main Grocery Aisles

CORPORATE | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Oct 9
The world's largest retailer plans to expand its offering of protein bars like Special K and Clif beyond the over-the counter section that features diet supplements to the more visible main grocery aisles of some of its stores.


Disaster Plan Developed in Case Fire Reaches Nuclear Waste

SCIENCE | By Jim Salter | Oct 9
A 15-year-old Florida boy is recovering from burns after he asked a friend to ignite his clothes in a social media stunt called "the fire challenge."


VW May Compensate Owners of Diesel Cars for Loss of Value

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Oct 9
Volkswagen could compensate owners of diesel-powered cars that emit high levels of pollutants, possibly by paying them for the lost value of their vehicles, the company's top U.S. executive said Thursday.


Paris Fashion Week: Balenciaga, Louis Vuitton & Miu Miu

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Oct 9
The chicest celebrities in the business rocked the final day of Paris Fashion Week on Wednesday as powerhouse Louis Vuitton and Miuccia Prada's VIP-magnet Miu Miu presented their spring-summer 2016 collections.


Adirondacks Rail Bikes: Popular, But Short-Lived?

By Mary Esch | Oct 9
Long-unused and deteriorating railroad tracks in the Adirondacks have been put to use by a new tourist attraction imported from South Korea - pedal-powered rail-riding vehicles called rail bikes.


Gay Days Anaheim 2015 :: Disney's California Adventure

Gay Days Anaheim rocked California Adventure from sunup to sundown Sunday, from wild rides to a bear-themed water coaster to a Mad "T" Party closing event. Check out the pics!