Gay Atlanta: The Latest

White Woman Charged After Racist Central Park Confrontation

White Woman Charged After Racist Central Park Confrontation

NEWS | Jul 6
A white woman who called the police during a videotaped dispute with a Black man over walking her dog without a leash in Central Park was charged Monday with filing a false police report.

What is the Queerest House in Cambridge? Find out in ZOOM Discussion

What is the Queerest House in Cambridge? Find out in ZOOM Discussion

Join The History Project and Hilary Iris Lowe of Temple University and Nicole Mello of the Longfellow House - Washington's Headquarters National Historic site for a presentation on house museums and a case study of the interpretation of LGBTQ+ history.

Watch: Twitter Reacts to July 4th Partying on Fire Island as Attendee Recovering from COVID Lashes Out

Watch: Twitter Reacts to July 4th Partying on Fire Island as Attendee Recovering from COVID Lashes Out

NEWS | Jul 6
Photos and videos of people partying, which were purportedly taken at the gaycation hotspot Fire Island in New York, went viral over the July 4th weekend.

This Week with The Gronk: Butt Balloon Bursting

This Week with The Gronk: Butt Balloon Bursting

After his graceful turn dancing with a rainbow ribbon, Rob Gronkowksi (aka The Gronk) returned to the CBS show "Game On" where he attempted to make Guinness Book of World Records history this week.

After RuPaul, 'Drag Race' Judge Michelle Visage Wipes Twitter Account

After RuPaul, 'Drag Race' Judge Michelle Visage Wipes Twitter Account

Not long after RuPaul deleted his Twitter account (and wiped his Instagram account), "RuPaul's Drag Race" judge Michelle Visage has done the same, again without any explanation.

Watch: ABC News Reporter James Longman Proposes to Boyfriend in Adorable Vid

Watch: ABC News Reporter James Longman Proposes to Boyfriend in Adorable Vid

NEWS | Jul 6
ABC News reporter James Longman announced last week that he is engaged.

No More Delays: What to Know About the July 15 Tax Deadline

No More Delays: What to Know About the July 15 Tax Deadline

NEWS | By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Jul 6
As the coronavirus pandemic took hold this spring, the federal government postponed the traditional April 15 filing deadline until July 15.

Celebs React to the Death of Broadway Actor Nick Cordero

Celebs React to the Death of Broadway Actor Nick Cordero

Celebrities are taking to social media this week to share their condolences after it was announced Sunday that Broadway actor Nick Cordero died after suffering severe medical compilations from contracting COVD-19.

Watch: 'High School the Musical' Star Says He 'Doesn't Know' If He'd Play Gay Character Today

Watch: 'High School the Musical' Star Says He 'Doesn't Know' If He'd Play Gay Character Today

"High School the Musical" star Lucas Grabeel said he's unsure if he'd play the character Ryan, who was recently confirmed to be gay by the film's director, so an out actor could take on the role.

Tell-All Book by Trump Niece to be Released Next Week

Tell-All Book by Trump Niece to be Released Next Week

NEWS | Jul 6
A tell-all book by President Donald Trump's niece that has been the subject of a legal battle will be released next week.


News

Maxwell Moved to NY for Epstein-Related Sex Abuse Charges

Maxwell Moved to NY for Epstein-Related Sex Abuse Charges

NATIONAL | By Michael Balsamo and Michael R. Sisak | Jul 6
Jeffrey Epstein's longtime confidante Ghislaine Maxwell was transferred Monday to New York to face charges that she recruited women and girls, one as young as 14, for him to sexually abuse, the Bureau of Prisons confirmed.


Business

Infusing the CBD Industry with Style and Substance

Infusing the CBD Industry with Style and Substance

HEALTH | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 6
CBD products are appearing everywhere, from your local drugstore to ads in your social media feeds. CBD Marketplace is a family-owned business that's building relationships and trust with a clientele that appreciates its curated collection.


Finance

If You've Lost Your Health Plan In The COVID Crisis, You've Got Options

If You've Lost Your Health Plan In The COVID Crisis, You've Got Options

HEALTH | By Julie Appleby | Jun 19
Some newly unemployed people are taking advantage of special enrollment periods to sign up for plans offered on the Affordable Care Act's insurance marketplaces, while others find they qualify for Medicaid.


Style

As Paris Fashion Week is Streamed, Critics Look to Future

As Paris Fashion Week is Streamed, Critics Look to Future

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Jul 6
After first canceling the July shows for menswear and Haute Couture, the French fashion federation has now organized an unprecedented schedule of digital-only events instead.


Health/Fitness

Coronavirus Crisis Disrupts Treatment For Another Epidemic: Addiction

Coronavirus Crisis Disrupts Treatment For Another Epidemic: Addiction

HEALTH | By Giles Bruce | Jul 6
Drug rehabs around the country have experienced flare-ups of the coronavirus or COVID-related financial difficulties that have forced them to close or limit operations. Centers that serve the poor have been hit particularly hard.


Travel

Mona Lisa Back at Work, Visitors Limited, as Louvre Reopens

Mona Lisa Back at Work, Visitors Limited, as Louvre Reopens

Paris' Louvre Museum, which houses the world's most famous portrait, reopened Monday after a four-month coronavirus lockdown and without its usual huge throngs.


Nightlife

LGBTQ Nightlife in NYC Faces a Long Road Ahead

LGBTQ Nightlife in NYC Faces a Long Road Ahead

BARS | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 5
"The outpouring of love and donations on the various platforms has been incredible. But we need continued support until we reopen," says Henrietta Hudson owner Lisa Cannistraci. "I'm not going to lose the bar. I'm not going to let it happen."