THE LATEST

WATCH: 'Drag Race' Starts March 2, Loaded with Guest Judges

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 28
Season Seven of "RuPaul's Drag Race" will air on March 2!

Nat'l LGBT Cancer Network Goes 'Behind Closed Drawers' on Anal Cancer

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 28
The National LGBT Cancer Network has launched Behind Closed Drawers, a national campaign to raise funds and awareness for anal cancer prevention.

Tony Nominee John Tartaglia is the cast of 'Buyer & Cellar'

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Jan 28
George Street Playhouse and Artistic Director David Saint have announced that New Jersey native John Tartaglia, from the original Broadway cast of "Avenue Q," will be appearing in New Brunswick as the sole cast member of "Buyer & Cellar."

Google Nixes Gay Slurs From Translate

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 28
Google will scrub out Google Translate's gay slur synonym suggestions for the word "gay" thanks to a 51,000 petition created by LGBT group All Out.

Enjoy Speed Dating at Love Machine Valentine's Party

NEWS | By EDGE | Jan 28
On Saturday, February 14, Dyke Night welcomes you to find your true love at Boston's Largest LGBT women's Valentine's Event, featuring speed dating.

'Red Hots Burlesque' Moves to Oasis

NIGHTLIFE | By EDGE | Jan 28
Red Hots Burlesque, the United States' longest running queer burlesque show, has found a new home with Oasis, San Francisco's newest lush cabaret and nightclub.

'Christian' Duggars Shun Unwed Mother; & She's a Relative

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Jan 28
This should make LGBT Duggars fans feel better about watching "19 Kids and Counting." Apparently they treat some straight people like garbage too.

Diversity at Sundance Doesn't Carry Over to Hollywood

NEWS | By Sandy Cohen | Jan 28
While films by and about black people fare well at the independent festival, that success rarely translates to the Hollywood mainstream.

Kate McKinnon Joins All-Female Cast of 'Ghostbusters' Reboot

ENTERTAINMENT | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 28
"SNL" star Kate McKinnon joins the all-female reboot of the "Ghostbusters" franchise. I ain't afraid of no girls!

Kneehigh's 'Tristan & Yseult' Elevates this Classic Love Triangle

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Jan 28
ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage announces "Tristan & Yseult," by Kneehigh (U.K.) for a two‐week limited engagement.

French Court Allows Gay Marriage Between French, Moroccan

NEWS | Jan 28
France's highest court has ruled that a gay French-Moroccan couple are allowed to marry despite the North African kingdom's refusal to recognize marriages between two men.

Oscar/Tony Winning Actor Joel Grey Comes Out

NEWS | By EDGE | Jan 28
In an exclusive interview with People Magazine out this Friday, Joel Grey talks the first time about his sexuality. "I don't like labels," says the Oscar & Tony winner, "but if you have to put a label on it, I'm a gay man."

Japanese Ladies Okanami-Yank It At Female Masturbation Bars

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 28
Japanese women are taking their pleasure into their own hands, so to speak, with female masturbation bars -- places for women to have a drink, browse sex toys and dig the vibes.

Snails Slither Into Thailand's Spa Scene

STYLE | By Denis D. Gray | Jan 28
The latest addition to the global beauty and wellness craze - snail facials - has surfaces in the hills of northern Thailand.

Gay Rights Groups Denounce Okla. Bills as Anti-Gay

NEWS | By Sean Murphy | Jan 28
Gay rights supporters say Oklahoma is at the forefront of a wave of anti-gay legislation that is unfairly discriminatory and they plan to launch a campaign to oppose more than a dozen bills introduced for the session that begins next week.


Entertainment

Theatre Review :: Sondheim Unplugged

THEATRE | By Jamison Karon | Jan 28
"Sondheim Unplugged" is mostly for the diehard fans, but it's still pretty good even if you're not. With an incredible space like 54 Below, a few glasses of wine and live music, it can't be that bad


Business

Taking a Test Drive in a 3D-Printed Car

CORPORATE | Jan 28
Taking a test drive in a 3D-printed car It may sound far-fetched, but a driveable vehicle made almost entirely in a 3D printer is in development. The inventors showed it off at the North American Auto Show in Detroit.


Technology

Low Gas Prices, Incentives Change Math for Electric Cars

PERSONAL TECH | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 27
Drivers trying to calculate whether it's practical to own an electric car are facing a new math. U.S. gas prices have fallen more than $1 per gallon over the last 12 months, to a national average of $2.06, according to AAA.


Finance

US Average Rate on 30-Year Home Loan 3.63 Percent

REAL ESTATE | Jan 28
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell for the fourth straight week, with the benchmark 30-year rate again marking its lowest level since May 2013. Here's a look at rates for fixed and adjustable-rate mortgages this week and over the past year.


Cars

Chevrolet Polishes its Mid-Size Truck

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jan 26
In a year where attention is focused on big, full-size pickup trucks, the revamped-for-2015 Chevrolet Colorado arrives as a fine, mid-size pickup that's arguably the first major redesign in the smaller truck segment in a decade.


Health/Fitness

Measles Outbreak Could Spread to New States

HEALTH | Jan 27
The number of measles cases from the outbreak that started in Disneyland in December has nearly doubled. At least 85 cases are now confirmed in seven states -- the latest in Nebraska. And as Carter Evans reports, the outbreak could spread even further.