Gay Dallas: The Latest

Depp's 'Alice' Bombs, 'X-Men: Apocalypse' On Top With $65m Jake Coyle, Ap Film Writer

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | May 29
- Johnny Depp's "Alice Through the Looking Glass" bombed over the Memorial Day weekend with just $28.1 million through Sunday in North American theaters, while "X-Men: Apocalypse" debuted on top with an estimated $65 million.

Gay Couple Attacked? In West Virginia, It's Not A Hate Crime

NEWS | By Jonathan Matisse | May 29
Last April, police say, a Marshall University football player saw two men kissing on a Huntington street, left a car, shouted homophobic slurs and attacked the men.

Trailer for Franco's Reboot of '90s Camp Classic Released

ENTERTAINMENT | May 29
James Franco has re-conceived the 1996 Tori Spelling-starring camp horror classic "Mother I Slept With Danger" for 2016 audiences with - surprise - a gay twist. Check out the trailer of the movie to be aired in June.

Crowd Thins at North Carolina Furniture Market After Anti-LGBT Law

NEWS | By Emery P. Dalesio | May 29
Attendance dipped slightly for North Carolina's world-renowned furniture market this year in an early test of business reaction to the state's new law limiting protections for LGBT people.

Ohio Zoo Kills Gorilla to Protect Small Child in Enclosure

NEWS | May 29
The Cincinnati Zoo's director says zoo security officers killed a 17-year-old gorilla that had grabbed a small boy who fell into the gorilla exhibit moat.

Judge Orders Release of Documents in Trump University Suit

NEWS | May 29
A federal judge is ordering the release of Trump University internal documents in a class-action lawsuit against the now-defunct real estate school owned by presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.

3 People Still Missing After Floods in Kansas and Texas

NEWS | By Juan A. Lozano | May 29
At least three people were still missing on Sunday after torrential rain in Texas and Kansas flooded rivers, washed out roads and left four people dead.

UNC System Says It Won't Enforce Transgender Bathroom Rules

NEWS | May 29
The University of North Carolina system told a federal court Friday that it won't enforce a law requiring transgender students to use bathrooms corresponding to the sex on their birth certificates.

New York City's Storied Four Seasons Restaurant Relocating

NEWS | May 29
The Four Seasons has been a favorite of celebrities and business titans since it opened in the landmark Seagram Building in 1959. It is scheduled to close in July. The building's owner said last year he was not renewing the lease.

Transwoman Speaks About Supermarket Restroom Trauma

NEWS | By Fallon Forbush | May 29
A transwoman with Parkinson's disease who says she was assaulted by a supermarket patron in the women's room speaks out about the experience.


News

Atlanta is Awarded Super Bowl LIII Following Deal's Veto of Anti-Gay Bill

By John Riley | May 29
Atlanta is being richly rewarded with the chance to host a Super Bowl following a skirmish earlier this year over a bill that was being pushed by some lawmakers in the Georgia legislature.


Business

How Alibaba Won - and Lost - A Friend in Washington

By Erika Kinetz and Desmond Butler | May 28
This is the tale of how one of China's corporate giants won - and ultimately lost - a friend in Washington, using legal methods long deployed by corporate America: Money and influence.


Finance

NYC Trophy Apartment Could List for $250M

By Verena Dobnick | May 29
Billionaires' Row: That's what New York real estate experts have dubbed a lineup of a half-dozen new superluxury skyscrapers overlooking Central Park that are home to some of the world's most expensive apartments.


Cars

8 Automakers Recall Over 12M Vehicles for Takata Air Bags

By Tom Krisher | May 28
Eight automakers are recalling more than 12 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace Takata air bag inflators that can explode with too much force.


Style

Vuitton Show Draws Fashion World to Crisis-Hit Brazil

May 29
The elite of the fashion world flocked to Brazil, defying an outbreak of the Zika virus, an economic meltdown and the deep political crisis afflicting the country to attend a runway show Saturday by revered French label Louis Vuitton.


Health/Fitness

California Rushed to Allow HIV-Infected Organ Transplant

By Jonathan J. Cooper | May 28
California lawmakers are rushing to approve legislation Friday that would allow a man with HIV to receive part of his HIV-positive husband's liver before the surgery becomes too dangerous, possibly within weeks.


Travel

Slumber Party: Where to Stay for LA Pride

May 30
Heading to Los Angeles for LA PRIDE? Check out these three West Hollywood hotels for home base -- but don't plan on getting much sleep!


Nightlife

Pied Bar Hosts Hunter Valentine and 'Real L Word' Star For Memorial Day

By Winnie McCroy | May 24
On Friday May 27 and Saturday, May 28, Hunter Valentine rocks Memorial Day with their Provincetown debut, playing The Pied Bar.