Gay Dallas: The Latest

LGBT Rights Protesters Vow to Keep Fighting Mississippi Law

NEWS | By Jeff Amy | May 2
Hundreds of supporters of lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender rights protested Sunday against a new Mississippi law they call discriminatory, saying they're not giving up their fight.

Longtime Chef: Prince Fought Throat, Stomach Pains Recently

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Burbach | May 2
On stage, Prince was still captivating audiences at recent performances in Australia and California. He hosted a pop-up party at his Paisley Park studio, and there were few outward signs in his final months that anything was wrong.

'Jungle Book' Rules Box Office Again; 'Civil War' Looms

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | May 1
Disney's "The Jungle Book" trounced a handful of underperforming new releases to rule the box office for a third consecutive week, while next week's certain champ, "Captain America: Civil War," began setting records overseas.

Elephants to Perform for Final Time at Ringling Bros. Circus

NEWS | By Michelle R. Smith | May 1
Elephants will perform for the last time at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday, as the show closes its own chapter on a controversial practice that has entertained audiences since circuses began in America two centuries ago.

Malia Obama to Take Gap Year Before Entering Harvard in 2017

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | May 1
President Barack Obama's daughter Malia will take a year off after graduating high school in June before attending Harvard University in 2017, the president and his wife said Sunday in a long-awaited announcement.

Openly Gay Rock Singer Changing Tune on Mormon Religion

Two years after coming out as gay and praising the Mormon church for offering support, the lead singer of a popular rock band is denouncing his faith in his latest music video.

Judge: California Police Targeted Gays in Sting Operations

NEWS | May 1
A judge who said police improperly targeted gay men in sting operations has dismissed charges of lewd conduct and indecent exposure against a man who was arrested in a public bathroom.

Obama Out: President Closes Out His Run as Comedian-in-Chief

NEWS | By Douglass K. Daniel | May 1
President Barack Obama performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents' Dinner for the last time - wrapping up with "Obama out" and dropping the mic while the crowd cheered.

Thousands March in Moscow's Red Square for May Day Rally

NEWS | May 1
Trade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day. A look at some May Day events:

New Documentary Takes A Look LGBT Youth Homelessness

ENTERTAINMENT | By Christiana Lilly | May 1
Moved statistics about GLBT homeless youth and the fact that he had walked by these kids so many times, the founder of Lumiere Productions, decided to spread the word by making a documentary -- "A Road to Home."


News

Vexing Year for Lesbian GGNRA Superintendent

By Matthew S. Bajko | May 1
Since being named the GGNRA's superintendent last May, Christine Lehnertz's life has been far from tranquil. Over the last 12 months she has been at the center of a number of public controversies.


Business

Tracking the Flow of Guns Used in Crime is Inexact Science

By Lisa Mare Pane | May 2
The flow of guns from one person to another, and from states with loose gun laws to those with strict ones, has long flummoxed law enforcement and gun-control advocates and is emerging again as a hot topic.


Technology

Russia's Nuclear Nightmare Flows Down Radioactive River

By Katherine Jacobsen | May 2
At first glance, Gilani Dambaev looks like a healthy 60-year-old man and the river flowing past his rural family home appears pristine. But Dambaev is riddled with radiation-linked diseases.


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

Cinco de Mayo Recipes From Mexico's St. Regis Hotels

May 2
Those looking to have Cinco de Mayo fun can re-create these recipes from The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort and The St. Regis Mexico City.


Travel

Ballooning Over Luxor, Egypt

By Amr Nabil | May 2
Only from a balloon high in the sky, in the clear air of the early morning, can a visitor begin to grasp the beauty of antiquities on the ground in this one-time Egyptian capital known in ancient times as Thebes.