THE LATEST

'Birdman' Wins Producers Guild's Top Trophy

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 25
"Birdman" received a welcome lift on its flight to the Oscars after winning the Producers Guild of America's highest film award Saturday night at a ceremony in Los Angeles.

'Birdman'? 'Boyhood'? SAG Awards To Offer Oscar Preview

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Jan 25
The 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards should offer a low-key preview to the Academy Awards and a chance for favorites to begin polishing up their acceptance speeches.

Angel Rock is Conquering the World

ENTERTAINMENT | By Scott Holland | Jan 25
Angel Rock is not only sexy on the outside, but on the inside as well. It was a pleasure to sit down with Angel for this exclusive Hotspots interview.

First Look: Gerwig Shines In A Delightful 'Mistress America'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jan 25
Noah Baumbach and Greta Gerwig, the crack-pot team behind "Frances Ha," have proven their delightful screwball talents once more with "Mistress America," which premiered Saturday at the Sundance Film Festival.

Transgender Teen's Death Stirs Action in US and Beyond

NEWS | By Dan Sewell | Jan 25
Although many details about her life and tragic end are still unclear, the transgender Ohio 17-year-old became, within days of her death Dec. 28, the new face of a growing movement of people hungering for acceptance.

Six Gay Cruises Leaving Florida This Winter

TRAVEL | By Mike Halterman | Jan 25
Florida already feels like paradise in the wintertime, so the only way you can add on to perfection during these beautiful months is to take a cruise and visit the Caribbean!

The Imperial Court of San Francisco, Part 3: Mid-1980s to Mid-1990s

ENTERTAINMENT | By Donna Sachet | Jan 25
The history of the Imperial Court of San Francisco continues in this unique contribution to GLBT History.

PrEP: Tipping Point to Put the Sex Back in Leathersex?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Race Bannon | Jan 24
In the late 1980s and early 1990s, as HIV was beginning to decimate the gay men's community, many people began to embrace BDSM and other forms of kink as "safer" alternatives to insertive sex.

Okla. Career Bigot Files 3 Anti-LGBT Measures With State Legislature

NEWS | By EDGE | Jan 24
An Oklahoma State Representative is looking to score a hat trick of hate with the introduction of three anti-gay bills.

Thailand's Leading Modeling Agency Announces Transgender Board

NEWS | By EDGE | Jan 24
Apple Model Management Agency, Thailand's leading modeling agency, has announced the worldwide launch of its new Transgender board.

Aniston Talks Oscar Snub, Razzie Nom and Acting Cred

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mike Cidoni Lennox | Jan 24
At long last, critics saw Jennifer Aniston fulfill potential first revealed in 2002's art-house hit "The Good Girl" in an even darker, more daring role in the drama "Cake," in which she plays a drug-addicted woman in chronic physical and emotional pain.

Snooki Becomes Ordained Minister to Marry Her Hairdressers

NEWS | By EDGE | Jan 24
Pint-sized "Jersey Shore" star Nicole Polizzi just announced on Twitter that she is now an ordained minister and will officiated the June 19 wedding of her hairstylists Bradly Moreland (left) and Luis Miller.

California Bars Judges From Boy Scout Membership

NEWS | By Olga R. Rodriguez | Jan 24
California's Supreme Court voted Friday to prohibit state judges from belonging to the Boy Scouts on grounds that the group discriminates against gays.

GOP's Christie Brings New Jersey Candor to Iowa Evangelicals

NEWS | By Thomas Beaumont and Catherine Lucey | Jan 24
Christie will venture into new Iowa territory on Saturday, speaking to an audience full of the kinds of strict social conservatives who have held sway in the state's leadoff presidential caucuses for a generation.

PrEP Open House Promotes Access

NEWS | By Liz Highleyman | Jan 24
Nearly 100 people gathered at the Eureka Valley Recreation Center in the Castro recently to learn about the latest research on HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, and how they can get it.


News

Alabama Seeks to Stay Order Overturning Gay Marriage Ban

By Kim Chandler | Jan 24
The Alabama attorney general is asking a federal judge to stay a ruling that overturned Alabama's ban on gay marriage, as advocates cheer what once seemed an improbable victory in the deeply conservative state.


Entertainment

Theatre Review :: Bedlam's Saint Joan

By Clinton Campbell | Jan 24
This fast paced, witty, tragic, and impeccably performed show will convert even the most jaded. It is not to be missed.


Business

Measles Outbreak Tied to Disneyland Grows to 70 Illnesses

By Alicia Chang | Jan 23
A measles outbreak traced to Disney theme parks in CA led to warnings against visiting the happiest place on Earth if tourists or their children have not been vaccinated against the highly contagious respiratory disease that has sickened 70 people.


Technology

New Link Between Pneumonia and Other Serious Illnesses

Jan 23
Health Headlines: Patients hospitalized for pneumonia have a significantly higher risk for heart attack or stroke, according to a new study. Also, a new warning about products with BPA. Eboni Williams reports on the day's top health stories.


Finance

Complete Text of President Obama's State of the Union Address

Jan 22
Text of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night, as prepared for delivery and provided by the White House.


Cars

Gay Car Geek :: 2015 Ford Mustang GT Coupe - Come 'n Play With Its Big Fat Stick

By Steve Siler | Jan 24
There is no car so loved as the Ford Mustang. And for 2015, just as the perennial pony car celebrated its 50th birthday, it has been redesigned and reengineered into the best damn pony car in history.


Style

The Best Real Estate Markets in Florida

By Mike Halterman | Jan 24
Everyone agrees that this is the perfect time to buy a new home. Interest rates are low and the construction industry, which fizzled during the recession, is now stronger than ever in Florida. Here are ten Florida cities to look at.


Health/Fitness

Transgender Adolescents More Likely to Be Depressed

By EDGE | Jan 23
A new study based on data from the Sidney Borum Jr. Health Center shows what a handful of local and regional studies on transgender youth have long suggested: Transgender youth have disparately negative mental health outcomes.


Travel

Lesbian Surf Camp in Brazil

By EDGE | Jan 23
Brazil Ecojourneys invites women to catch some of the sweetest waves in the country, during South America's first-ever lesbian surf camp May 9-16, 2015.