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Anti-Israel Divestment Push Gains Traction At US Colleges

NEWS | By Rachel Zoll | Feb 28
In the United States, Israel's closest ally, the decade-old boycott-divestment-sanctions, or BDS, movement is making its strongest inroads by far on college campuses.

Osbourne Exiting 'Fashion Police' After Zendaya Hair Flap

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 28
Kelly Osbourne is exiting "Fashion Police," days after complaining about co-host Giuliana Rancic's comments on Zendaya's dreadlocks.

Mississippi Justices Dislike Delay in Gay Divorce Ruling

NEWS | By Bobby McGuire | Feb 28
Two Mississippi Supreme Court justices say the court should find the state's ban on same-sex marriageunconstitutional and not wait for a gay marriage ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court.

Stockholm by Design

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Feb 28
There is something for every location and occasion in Stockholm with street chic and smart casual fashions, sleek modern jewelry and gloves that literally fit you like a glove.

After 7 Seasons, 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Not Slowing Down

ENTERTAINMENT | By Derrik J. Lang | Feb 28
Despite strutting along for seven seasons, as well as an all-star edition and the makeover spin-off "Drag U," "RuPaul's Drag Race, still feels fresh.

Michael Alig Interview: The Taming of a Party Monster

NEWS | By JC Alvarez | Feb 28
Like Rip Van Winkle awakened from his slumber, former nightlife czar Michael Alig has emerged from 17 years in prison to survey his former kingdom

Tulsa Amputee Gets Protection From Penis-Biting Ex

NEWS | By EDGE | Feb 28
An Oklahoma amputee whose girlfriend awoke him by allegedly trying to bite his penis off is now getting 300-feet of protection from the weiner-chomping woman, thanks to a court order secured this week.

Dems Call GOP Homeland Security Strategy A Political Blunder

NEWS | By Charles Babington | Feb 28
Democrats are losing some skirmishes over the Department of Homeland Security, but many feel they are winning a political war that will haunt Republicans in 2016 and beyond.

Obama, Netanyahu On Collision Course 6 Years In The Making

NEWS | By Julie Pace, Matthew Lee | Feb 28
For six years, President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have been on a collision course over how to halt Iran's nuclear ambitions, a high-stakes endeavor both men see as a centerpiece of their legacies.

Wesleyan Overdoses Happened As School Stepped Up Efforts

NEWS | By Michael Melia | Feb 28
As drug overdoses left two Wesleyan students fighting for their lives, witnesses helped investigators quickly identify the suspects: The drug-dealing was an open secret, according to court documents, even as the university has gotten tougher on drug viola

Dress That 'Greatly Resembles' Stolen Nyong'o Gown Recovered

ENTERTAINMENT | By Tami Abdollah | Feb 28
A white dress that strongly resembles the custom gown taken from Lupita Nyong'o's hotel room earlier this week turned up Friday under a bathroom sink in the same hotel, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's official said.

Look At Me, I'm Sandra B. -- A Conversation with A Career Iconoclast

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 28
Sandra Bernhard always swims against the tide. The epitome of an iconoclast, Bernhard revels in being the edgy provoker to a complacent society.

Spock's Ears: A Pointy Trademark For Leonard Nimoy

ENTERTAINMENT | By Derrick J. Lang | Feb 28
Leonard Nimoy, who died Friday at age 83, likely had the most famous lobes in Hollywood. As the logical half-human, half-alien Mr. Spock in "Star Trek," his pointy Vulcan appendages became a signature - and a nuisance - for the actor. Here's a few facts a

Your Guide to LGBTQAA Dating in College

ENTERTAINMENT | By Nicole Wiesenthal | Feb 28
Throwing dating into the mix of college life can get especially complicated, especially if you identify as transgender, agender, asexual, or another sexual minority. Here are some tips.

Chatting Up Wanda Sykes

ENTERTAINMENT | By Peter Clark and Mike Halterman | Feb 28
Combine everything Wanda Sykes has done as writer, standup, and equality activist, and you have one of the funniest, most accomplished, and most revered LGBT celebrities out there today.


News

Kaiser Removes HIV Meds from 'Specialty' Tier; CA Bills Seek Drug Cost Curbs

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 28
Kaiser Permanente has stopped charging people more for HIV drugs and is offering refunds for the exorbitant copays some of its patients faced. The decision comes as two CA state lawmakers have introduced bills meant to address high drug prices.


Entertainment

Out There :: Trying On Alternative Lives

By Roberto Friedman | Feb 28
Biographies can be great reads. They let you walk a mile in another woman's shoes. Here are brief mentions of three new bios that have recently come across our desk. Look for reviews to come.


Business

How to Find Out if a Used Car has an Unrepaired Recall

Feb 28
About 5 million used cars under recall were sold last year before the recalled parts were fixed. No matter the problem, if you're shopping for a used car, you want to make sure a recalled part has been repaired. Here's how to protect yourself.


Technology

Did 'Sexually Graphic Photos' Lead to WhatsApp Suspension?

By Stan Lehman | Feb 27
A judge says he has ordered the suspension of the globally popular instant messaging system WhatsApp across Brazil because it has allegedly failed to help in an investigation.


Finance

New AGS Guidelines for Care of Older LGBT Adults

By EDGE | Feb 27
A new position statement focused on LGBT elder care aims to be a "rising tide that lifts all ships" in push for health equality.


Cars

Consumer Reports' Top Vehicle Picks by Category

Feb 27
Consumer Reports released its annual list of top auto brands and individual vehicles. The top picks in each of ten categories must score well in a road test and perform well in government and insurance industry crash tests.


Style

Don't Tell Madonna: The Cape is Making a Comeback

By Colleen Barry | Feb 28
The cape is making a comeback in Milan this season - even though Madonna may have something to say about that.


Health/Fitness

Aggressive Cuban HIV Strain Becomes AIDS in Three Years

By EDGE | Feb 27
A new study published in EBioMedicine reveals an aggressive new strain of HIV in Cuba, which can develop into AIDS within three years of infection.


Travel

Discovering the World is a Family Affair

By Kelsy Chauvin | Feb 27
Gay and lesbian travelers have a world of choices available. No longer is venturing to faraway lands commonly hindered by safety concerns, or feeling misunderstood at the hotel check-in desk.


Nightlife

Winter Party Festival 2015: 19 Talented DJs Spinning For Your Enjoyment

By Mike Halterman | Feb 28
The Winter Party Festival has been a Miami Beach staple for the past 22 years. The fun annual event has raised nearly $2 million for local LGBT projects.