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First Ever Transgender HIV Testing Day Observed

On Monday, April 18, the inaugural National Transgender HIV Testing Day (NTHTD) was observed in the United States.

American Masters Premieres Amy Berg's Documentary, 'Janis: Little Girl Blue'

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 3
American Masters "Janis: Little Girl Blue" premieres nationwide Tuesday, May 3 at 8 p.m. ET on PBS as part of the 30th anniversary season of THIRTEEN's American Masters series.

Radiohead Releases 'Burn The Witch' Ahead of World Tour

Radiohead has put out a new song ahead of a world tour that opens later this month.

Chicago: Students Can AccessBathrooms By 'Gender Identity'

NEWS | May 3
The nation's third-largest school district has outlined new rules allowing students access to bathrooms and locker rooms that correspond to their gender identity.

Guess Which Celebrity Walked Into the Met Gala #PurseFirst

One A-list celebrity just made her fans scream "Yasss!!" in unison after she took to Instagram and proved to be a big "RuPaul's Drag Race" fan.

As 'The Good Wife' Nears Goodbye, Its Co-Creators Look Back

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frazier Moore | May 3
All will be revealed when "The Good Wife" concludes Sunday at 9 p.m. EDT on CBS.

Trump Repeats Unsubstantiated Claim Cruz Dad has Oswald Ties

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire and Jill Colvin | May 3
Republican front-runner Donald Trump rehashed unsubstantiated claims Tuesday that his rival Ted Cruz's father has links to President John F. Kennedy's assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald.

Amy Sedaris Hosts Super 8 Motel Art Giveaway at NY Gallery

ENTERTAINMENT | By Beth J. Harpaz | May 3
You don't expect to find paintings from motel rooms hanging in a New York art gallery. But Openhouse gallery will be showing art from Super 8 motels and giving it away with help from comedian and lifestyle guru Amy Sedaris.

Artist Who Painted Naked Trump Portrait Says She Was Attacked

NEWS | May 3
The Los Angeles-based artist who made headlines this year for her unflattering portrait of GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump said she was attacked by one of his supporters.

PopUps: Which Celeb Did Solange Shade in Her Tweet?

Solange Knowles, Beyonce's younger sister, is always good for some Met Gala drama.


Entertainment

Review :: The 1599 Project

By Brooke Pierce | May 3
With "The 1599 Project," inspired by James Shapiro's book "A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare, 1599," The Irondale Ensemble presents all four of these works in one evening.


Business

British Company Apologizes for Deadly Sterilizers

By Youkyung Lee | May 3
British consumer goods company Reckitt Benckiser apologized Monday for selling deadly disinfectants that killed or injured hundreds of people.


Technology

Physicists Abuzz About Possible New Particle as CERN Revs Up

By Jamey Keaten and Frank Jordans | May 3
Scientists around the globe are revved up with excitement as the world's biggest atom smasher starts whirring again to churn out data that may confirm cautious hints of an entirely new particle.


Finance

Thinking Inside the Box: Shipping Container Homes

By Terry Tang | Apr 29
A stack of shipping containers sitting in a lot in an industrial section of Phoenix has some developers thinking inside the box. The structures usually used to transport cargo have been transformed into eight apartments.


Style

Jewish Leader Asks Michelin to Taste Israeli Cuisine

By Josef Federman | May 3
The leader of an umbrella organization representing world Jewry has asked the Michelin travel guide company to evaluate Israeli restaurants with its famous rating system, implying that the decision to omit the country may be political.


Health/Fitness

Quigley Directs FDA to Remove Discriminatory Language from Blood Donor Questionnaire

By EDGE | May 2
U.S. Representative Mike Quigley told the FDA to remove the discriminatory question on sexual orientation from its blood donor questionnaire and replace it with a question that is based on behavioral risk and sound science.


Travel

DC Celebrates Another Year of Record-Breaking Tourists

By Ben Nuckols | May 3
More than 19 million U.S. tourists visited Washington in 2015, an increase of 1 million over the previous year and a record for the nation's capital as its tourism industry continues to make steady progress since the Great Recession.


Nightlife

Dinah Vegas 2016 :: April 28-May 1, 2016

May 3
Founder & producer Sandy Sachs, and promoter Dr. Robin Gans, in association with Total Rewards by Caesars Entertainment, along with the sexiest Lesbians from around the world, celebrated Dinah Vegas 2016.