Gay Dallas: The Latest

FBI Investigates DNC Hacking; Clinton Campaign Blames Russia

NEWS | By Vivian Salama and Jack Gillum | Jul 25
The FBI said Monday it is investigating how thousands of Democratic National Committee emails were hacked, a breach that Hillary Clinton's campaign maintains was committed by Russia to benefit Donald Trump.

'Shame!' Dems' Division Roils Party On Day 1 of Convention

NEWS | By Ken Thomas and Kathleen Hennessey | Jul 25
Angry Democrats heckled outgoing party chief Debbie Wasserman Schultz with boos and cries of "shame!" on Monday as the party tried to recover from an embarrassing email hack that ripped open primary wounds.

MTV's Docuseries 'True Life' to Air Episode About Pulse Survivors

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 25
MTV's long-lasting docuseries "True Life" will air a special episode next month that follows survivors of the Pulse gay club shooting in Orlando, Fla. - the country's deadliest mass shooting in modern history.

Former Houston Mayor Annise Parker to Dedicate Historic Marker to 'Mother of the LGBT Civil Rights Movement'

NEWS | By EDGE | Jul 25
On July 26, former Houston Mayor Annise Parker, the first openly LGBT mayor of a major American city, will serve as the keynote speaker for the Barbara Gittings' Residence Historic Marker Dedication ceremony slated for Tuesday, July 26 in Philadelphia.

Over 3,000 Expected to Attend Viva La Glam, GMHC's 26th Annual Latex Ball

NEWS | By EDGE | Jul 25
On Saturday, July 30, over 3,000 people will head to NYC's Terminal Five for the 26th Annual Latex Ball, produced by Gay Men's Health Crisis.

UK Man Accused of Killing 4 Gay Men Hit With Several New Charges

NEWS | Jul 25
A man from the U.K. accused of drugging and murdering four gay men he met online was hit with an additional 17 sexual charges against eight men who are alive.

Broadway Bound? 'Lube: A Modern Love Story'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Stacey Blanchet | Jul 25
Novelist Jack Turner is setting out on a mission to bring his musical "Lube: A Modern Love Story" to the bright lights of Broadway.

It's Not a Good Idea to Play 'Pokemon Go' at Beyonce & Rihanna Shows

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 25
You should really take a break from playing "Pokemon Go" while you're at a Beyonce or Rihanna concert. Just a thought!

PopUps: Is Lindsay Lohan OK?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 25
Lindsay Lohan accused her fiancé of cheating on her via social media amid a report from a British tabloid claiming London police visited the "Mean Girls" star's home.

Rachael Sage Charity Song and Concert Benefits Orlando LGBT Community

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Jul 25
On August 2 at Rockwood Music Hall on New York City's Lower East Side, OutMusic & Independent Award-winning songstress Rachael Sage presents A Benefit for Orlando.


News

Act Up Stages Tug of War Outside Clinton Campaign Headquarters

By EDGE | Jul 25
The NYC and Philly chapters of ACT Up teamed up with allies UAEM (Universities Allied for Essential Medicines) to stage a tug-of-war with pharma bro's outside Hillary Clinton's Philadelphia campaign headquarters.


Technology

MH370 Mystery Spurred Efforts to Improve Aircraft Tracking

By Kelvin Chan | Jul 25
As investigators prepare to wind down the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 search after more than two fruitless years, the airline industry is still working to raise safety standards to prevent another plane from going missing.


Finance

Airbnb Sues San Francisco Over Rental Regulation

By Janie Har | Jul 25
San Francisco wants people who rent out their homes through Airbnb and other online platforms to follow some rules, and it wants the platforms to advertise only those rule-abiding listings - or face steep fines.


Cars

Autopilot technology drives Teslas but comes with warnings

By Justin Pritchard and Joan Lowy | Jul 23
A Tesla in Autopilot mode can drive itself but it's not a "self-driving" vehicle, at least as far as safety regulators are concerned.


Style

Breaking Down the Gender Stereotype in Kids' Clothing

By Anne D'Innocenzo | Jul 25
Pink for girls. Truck motifs for boys. A growing number of parents want to get outside those parameters when it comes to dressing their kids.


Health/Fitness

The Murky Role of Mental Illness in Extremism, Terror

By Maria Cheng | Jul 24
After family members of the driver who slammed a truck into a holiday crowd in the French city of Nice said he suffered from depression, questions have been raised again about the links between mental illness, extreme ideology and mass violence.


Nightlife

Philly4Pulse :: July 21, 2016

Jul 24
The entire Gayborhood came together for the victims of the Pulse nightclub massacre. Area dignitaries acted as guest bartenders, along with two bartenders from Pulse Nightclub. Thousands of people helped to raise money for the victims.