Gay Atlanta: The Latest

1st Hearing Set for Prince's Estate in Suburban Minneapolis

NEWS | May 2
Attorneys are tackling the complicated job of dividing up Prince's estate.

Confident Trump Seeks Knockout of Cruz in Indiana

NEWS | By Thomas Beaumont and Jill Colvin | May 2
Back in the part of the country where he last lost to Ted Cruz, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is confidently pushing for a win Tuesday in Indiana that he argues ought to knock the Texas senator out of the race.

Gender Politics Playing a Big Role for Trump, Clinton

NEWS | By Nancy Benac | May 2
Donald Trump, after toying with gender politics off and on during the campaign, is all in on a mission to undercut Hillary Clinton's credentials by syncing up his say-anything campaign strategy with his alpha-male persona.

LGBT Inclusion in Films Static, Diversity Drops, Study Says

NEWS | By Lindsey Bahr | May 2
Hollywood films remained static in their inclusiveness of LGBT characters in 2015, but the racial diversity of those characters fell dramatically, according to the findings of GLAAD's annual study.

Fears of Trump Drive Immigrants to Become Citizens

NEWS | By Sergio Bustos | May 2
On a recent Saturday morning in South Florida, 50-year-old Edgar Ospina stood in a long line of immigrants to take the first step to become an American.

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.

Carson Kressley Makes the World Over... One Person at a Time

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | May 2
Emmy-winning television star, celebrity stylist, author and fashion designer, Carson Kressley is out to make over the world one person at a time.

'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.


News

Malia Obama to Take Gap Year Before Entering Harvard in 2017

NATIONAL | 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.


Business

Tracking the Flow of Guns Used in Crime is Inexact Science

CORPORATE | 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

PERSONAL TECH | 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

REAL ESTATE | 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.


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.


Nightlife

'A Night of Broadway Stars' Supports Atlanta's Covenant House and Homeless Youth

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Apr 27
On April 28, performers from some of the best known productions on Broadway will appear in Atlanta at a benefit supporting Covenant House Georgia (CHGA) and the homeless youth it serves.