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LGBTQ Nonprofits Join Forces for Give OUT Day

LGBTQ Nonprofits Join Forces for Give OUT Day

NEWS | Jun 24

Give OUT Day, the only national day of giving for the LGBTQ community, will be held on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, the 24-hour culmination of a month-long campaign during which over 400 LGBTQ nonprofits are raising funds to support their critical work.

'Loki' Officially Bisexual As of Episode 3

'Loki' Officially Bisexual As of Episode 3

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 24

Halfway through the six-episode inaugural season of "Loki," Tom Hiddleston's trickster god has been confirmed as bisexual, becoming the first character in the MCU to be canonically established as LGBTQ.

Luxembourg's Leader Fears for Minors Over Hungary LGBTQ Law

Luxembourg's Leader Fears for Minors Over Hungary LGBTQ Law

NEWS | By Lorne Cook | Jun 24

Xavier Bettel is a jaunty, sharply-dressed man with a keen sense of humor who leads one of Europe's smallest but richest countries. But on Thursday, Luxembourg's first openly gay prime minister looked deflated and disappointed.

New York Court Suspends Rudy Giuliani's Law License

New York Court Suspends Rudy Giuliani's Law License

NEWS | Jun 24

An appeals court suspended Rudy Giuliani from practicing law in New York because he made false statements while trying to get courts to overturn Donald Trump's loss in the presidential race.

Vatican Moves to Tamp Down Spat with Italy Over LGBTQ Rights

Vatican Moves to Tamp Down Spat with Italy Over LGBTQ Rights

NEWS | By Colleen Barry | Jun 24

The Vatican's Secretary of State tried to tamp down controversy over a Vatican diplomatic communication to Italy, saying the Holy See wasn't trying to block passage of a law that would extend protections from discrimination to the LGBTQ community.

Watch: After Coming Out, 'American Idol' Star David Archuleta Opens Up

Watch: After Coming Out, 'American Idol' Star David Archuleta Opens Up

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 24

"American Idol" star David Archuleta is opening up about his sexuality not long after he came out as gay during Pride Month.

PM Draghi Defends Italy from Vatican Objections to LGBTQ Law

PM Draghi Defends Italy from Vatican Objections to LGBTQ Law

NEWS | Jun 24

Premier Mario Draghi defended the independence of Italy's parliament on Wednesday in the face of formal objections by the Vatican to a proposed law that would extend additional discrimination protections to the LGBTQ community.

Zac Posen Launches 'Genderless' Wedding Ring Collection

Zac Posen Launches 'Genderless' Wedding Ring Collection

STYLE | Jun 24

Out fashion designer and cookbook author Zac Posen has shifted his gaze toward the wedding market, launching a new "non-gendered" wedding band and engagement ring collection in collaboration with Blue Nile.

After Coming Out in Interview, Singer Joshua Bassett Confirms He's Queer

After Coming Out in Interview, Singer Joshua Bassett Confirms He's Queer

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 24

Actor-singer Joshua Bassett has confirmed he's queer after seemingly coming out in a previous interview last month.

'Midsommar' Director Ari Aster's Upcoming Film Adds LGBTQ Icons Nathan Lane & Patti LuPone

'Midsommar' Director Ari Aster's Upcoming Film Adds LGBTQ Icons Nathan Lane & Patti LuPone

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 24

LGBTQ and Broadway icons Nathan Lane and Patti LuPone have been cast in director Ari Aster's upcoming film, "Disappointment Blvd."

Entertainment

Celebs Show Their Support for Britney Spears

Celebs Show Their Support for Britney Spears

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 24

Britney Spears has received overwhelming support on social media after her impassioned plea to end her years-long conservatorship yesterday, with numerous celebrities rallying behind her.

Business

American Airlines Cutting Flights as Summer Season Starts

American Airlines Cutting Flights as Summer Season Starts

BUSINESS | By David Koenig | Jun 23

American Airlines will cut hundreds of flights over the next three weeks to avoid overloading its operation as demand for summer air travel rises faster than once expected.

Finance

Liz Weston: How to Harness Your HSA's Superpowers

Liz Weston: How to Harness Your HSA's Superpowers

FINANCE | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Jun 22

High-deductible health insurance plans have hidden superpowers that make them a great way for some people to create a tax-free pot of money for retirement or other long-term goals.

Cars

Nissan CEO Promises Turnaround for Disgruntled Shareholders

Nissan CEO Promises Turnaround for Disgruntled Shareholders

CARS | By Yuri Kageyama | Jun 22

Nissan Chief Executive Makoto Uchida pleaded for patience from disgruntled shareholders Tuesday and promised a turnaround at the Japanese automaker.

Style

Summer Skincare and the Secret of HOCl

Summer Skincare and the Secret of HOCl

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jun 24

With Summer upon us and layers of sunscreen and other protectants, a high-quality skin spray is essential as part of a daily skincare regiment. HOCl is simple and effective for a variety of uses.

Health/Fitness

What to Know About the Delta Variant

What to Know About the Delta Variant

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Aniruddha Ghosal | Jun 24

Viruses constantly mutate, and most changes aren't concerning. But there is a worry that some variants might evolve enough to be more contagious, cause more severe illness or evade the protection that vaccines provide.

Travel

As Pandemic Restrictions Wane, Hope Rises for Europe Travel

As Pandemic Restrictions Wane, Hope Rises for Europe Travel

TRAVEL | By Urooba Jamal | Jun 24

As pandemic restrictions start to ease, travelers and the businesses in Europe that rely on them are eager for a return to something resembling normal.

Nightlife

Political Donations Lead Stonewall Inn to Ban some Beers

Political Donations Lead Stonewall Inn to Ban some Beers

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 21

The Stonewall Inn's owners say they won't serve certain beers at the famous LGBT bar during Pride weekend to protest manufacturer Anheuser-Busch's political contributions to some politicians who have supported anti-LGBT legislation.