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In Illinois, State-Mandated LGBTQ History for Students Becomes a Reality

In Illinois, State-Mandated LGBTQ History for Students Becomes a Reality

NEWS | By Dan Allen | Oct 24
LGBTQ History Month is having a much broader impact in Illinois this year, thanks to a new law that mandates the teaching of LGBTQ heritage in public schools across the state.

Watch Rudy Giuliani 'Tuck in His Shirt' in New 'Borat' Film

Watch Rudy Giuliani 'Tuck in His Shirt' in New 'Borat' Film

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 24
See the cringe-worthy sequence from the new "Borat" film that Rudy Giuliani calls a "hit job."

Jennifer Lawrence Said She Confronted Anderson Cooper at a Party Over Comments He Made About Her

Jennifer Lawrence Said She Confronted Anderson Cooper at a Party Over Comments He Made About Her

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 24
During her appearance on the podcast "Absolutely Not," Jennifer Lawrence revealed that she used to have beef with CNN's Anderson Cooper... and called him out at a Christmas party.

Director David Fincher Says Netflix's 'Mindhunter,' Starring Jonathan Groff, is Likely Over

Director David Fincher Says Netflix's 'Mindhunter,' Starring Jonathan Groff, is Likely Over

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 24
Netflix's "Mindhunter," the serial killer drama series starring out actor Jonathan Groff, will likely not return for a third season, says filmmaker David Fincher.

7 Tips for Staying Safe as COVID-19 Cases Rise

7 Tips for Staying Safe as COVID-19 Cases Rise

As temperatures fall, people are spending more time indoors. That heightens the risk of the coronavirus spreading, but there are some simple steps you can take to help protect yourself and everyone around you.

Sick of COVID-19? Here's Why You Might Have Pandemic Fatigue

Sick of COVID-19? Here's Why You Might Have Pandemic Fatigue

As the pandemic drags on, following COVID-19 prevention guidelines can feel like more and more of a challenge.

Art Exhibit in Chadwick Boseman's Hometown Honors Legacy

Art Exhibit in Chadwick Boseman's Hometown Honors Legacy

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sarah Blake Morgan | Oct 24
There's a hole in Anderson, South Carolina. It opened suddenly in August when Chadwick Boseman, one of the city's favorite sons and an international star for his role as the Black Panther, died after a quiet battle with cancer at just 43 years old.

Arnold Schwarzenegger Feels 'Fantastic' After Heart Surgery

Arnold Schwarzenegger Feels 'Fantastic' After Heart Surgery

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 24
Arnold Schwarzenegger says he is feeling "fantastic" after his recent heart surgery.

As Trump Casts Doubt on Election, New Agency Contradicts Him

As Trump Casts Doubt on Election, New Agency Contradicts Him

NEWS | By Ben Fox | Oct 24
Earlier this month, President Donald Trump was predicting on Twitter that this election would be "the most corrupt" in American history. A day later, the head of an obscure government agency he created offered a much different message.

Thirstrapping: Russell Tovey's Engagement Woes

Thirstrapping: Russell Tovey's Engagement Woes

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 24
Out British actor Russell Tovey isn't sure if he's engaged to personal trainer Steve Brockman.


News

Washington State Discovers First 'Murder Hornet' Nest in US

Washington State Discovers First 'Murder Hornet' Nest in US

NATIONAL | By Nicholas K. Geranios | Oct 23
Scientists have discovered the first nest of so-called murder hornets in the United States and plan to wipe it out Saturday to protect native honeybees, officials in Washington state said.


Entertainment

Watch: Sacha Baron Cohen & Maria Bakalova Talk Rudy, Borat & Tutar

Watch: Sacha Baron Cohen & Maria Bakalova Talk Rudy, Borat & Tutar

MOVIES | Oct 23
Sacha Baron Cohen and his break-out co-star Maria Bakalova visited "Good Morning America" on Friday to talk about the new "Borat" film & whether or not to believe Rudy Giuliani.


Finance

Even With ACA's Fate in Flux, Open Enrollment Starts Soon. Here's What's New.

Even With ACA's Fate in Flux, Open Enrollment Starts Soon. Here's What's New.

HEALTH | By Julie Appleby | Oct 23
Facing a pandemic, record unemployment and unknown future costs for COVID-19 treatments, health insurers selling Affordable Care Act plans to individuals reacted by lowering rates in some areas and, overall, issuing only modest premium increases for 2021.


Cars

Edmunds: What Is the Best Vehicle for a Family of Five?

Edmunds: What Is the Best Vehicle for a Family of Five?

AUTO NEWS | By Rex Tokeshi-Torres of Edmunds | Oct 24
Trucks and SUVs are the de facto family vehicles. But what about the go-to family vehicle from a generation ago, the minivan? Edmunds' experts set out to determine what type of family vehicle is the most versatile.


Style

5 Halloween Cocktails Straight Out of Your Nightmares

5 Halloween Cocktails Straight Out of Your Nightmares

FOOD/DRINK | Oct 23
It's that time of the year again! In case 2020 isn't scary enough for you - here are five Halloween cocktails straight out of your nightmares!


Travel

New York State of Mind: A Solo Gay Getaway

New York State of Mind: A Solo Gay Getaway

By Matthew Wexler | Oct 23
A solo trip to the Hudson Valley offers one writer the opportunity to ponder his queerness among cemeteries, towering sculptures and a stroll down Main Street.


Nightlife

ACLU Analysis Finds Decriminalizing Sex Work Improves Public Health and Public Safety

ACLU Analysis Finds Decriminalizing Sex Work Improves Public Health and Public Safety

CRIME | Oct 21
Sex workers have been saying they face significant violence from police and clients for decades and it is time that we all listen to these voices when determining how to improve safety for sex workers," says an ACLU representative.