THE LATEST

Fed Report Shows Autos and Housing Fueling US Growth

BUSINESS | By Martin Crutsinger | Sep 5
While U.S. housing and auto sales showed strength over the summer, manufacturers were feeling pressure from China's economic slowdown and the oil industry was squeezed by lower energy prices.

Clinton: I Didn't 'Stop and Think' About Email System

NEWS | Sep 5
Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday her use of a private email system at the State Department wasn't the "best choice" and acknowledged she didn't "stop and think" about her email set-up

With VMAs Performance, Justin Bieber Cries His Way Into a Second Pop Life

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 5
Trying to shed his annoying celebrity image, Justin Bieber is giving his career a much needed jolt by leaving the world of teen pop and diving head first into EDM and music authenticity.

Miley Cyrus Releases Free Single About Lesbian Sex

ENTERTAINMENT | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 5
Singing, "I want you to bang my box," Miley Cyrus has released a new single about having Sapphic sex. And luckily for the lesbians, it's a free download, so it won't cut into that huge cat food budget.

Fall Film Previews

ENTERTAINMENT | By David Lamble | Sep 5
The fall film season is unusually promising for LGBTQ filmgoers. Here are at least two dozen reasons for making moviegoing a regular habit from now until Christmas.

AIDS Funding Sought from CA Legal Marijuana Measures

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Sep 5
A San Francisco-based AIDS agency is calling on the proponents of legalizing marijuana use in California to direct a portion of the tax revenues generated by doing so toward HIV, hepatitis C, and other health needs.

Gay Rights Advocates: Jailed Kentucky Clerk Is No Martyr

NEWS | By Claire Galofaro | Sep 4
As a defiant Kentucky clerk sat in jail Friday, choosing indefinite imprisonment over licensing gay marriages, her lawyers approached the microphones outside and compared her to Dr. Martin Luther King.

Is Caitlyn Jenner Lukewarm on Same Sex Marriage?

NEWS | By EDGE | Sep 4
Caitlyn Jenner opened up about same sex marriage to Ellen DeGeneres in a taping of the first show of her 13th season and, in an excerpt released by TMZ, showed her more conservative roots. When she was Bruce, she confessed to being a Republican.

Truvada Is Working, But Users Show Spike in STDs

NEWS | By EDGE | Sep 4
Truvada, the prescription drug used to prevent HIV transmission, is said to be working, according to a report in the SF Gate.

3 Gay Couples Get Marriage Licenses in Kentucky County

NEWS | By Adam Beam | Sep 4
At least three gay couples received marriage licenses Friday in Rowan County, embracing and celebrating as the defiant clerk sat remained jailed because she refuses to issue the licenses or allow her deputies to hand them out.


Entertainment

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Summer Lovers

MOVIES | By Jake Mulligan | Sep 5
We're watching an unabashedly straight-male sexual fantasy, and the fact that "I'm So Excited!" plays on the soundtrack is enough to confirm that the film is self-aware about that.


Finance

A Q&A with Wall Street's Top Psychiatrist on Market Turmoil

RETIREMENT | By Matthew Craft | Sep 3
When it seems like the stock market has lost its mind, big banks and investment firms often turn to one particular psychiatrist: Richard Peterson, CEO of MarketPsych, a firm that applies research from behavioral science to financial markets.


Cars

Court Sides with Uber Drivers to Expand Case Over Pay

AUTO NEWS | By Sudhin Thanawala | Sep 2
A federal judge granted class-action status Tuesday to a lawsuit in California against Uber over the payment of its drivers, upping the stakes for the ride-hailing company in the case.


Health/Fitness

Oral Cancer is Now Plaguing Younger Generations

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 4
Once the disease of older people who regularly drink and smoke, oral cancer is now plaguing younger generations, causing facial deformities, and, in some cases, death.