Gay Detroit: The Latest

Trump Teases State Dept. Search, Says Romney Still in Mix

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire | Dec 7
Now Person of the Year as well as president-elect, Donald Trump said Wednesday he expects to select his secretary of state next week and former rival Mitt Romney still has a chance to win the post.

Report Says Dole Facilitated Trump Call with Taiwan's Leader

NEWS | Dec 7
Last week's telephone call between President-elect Donald Trump and Taiwan's president was the result of six months of behind-the-scenes work by former Sen. Bob Dole acting on behalf of the Taiwanese government, The New York Times reported Wednesday.

Report: LGBT Students Face Discrimination at US Schools

NEWS | By Regina Garcia Cano | Dec 7
A report from an international human rights organization concludes many public schools are still hostile environments for LGBT students.

Shortage of Injectable Estrogen A Health Emergency, Say Public Health Experts

A new policy brief warns of the public health emergency created by a shortage of injectable estrogen, and calls on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to be more proactive in resolving the crisis.

New Study: Shaving Pubic Hair May Increase Chance of Catching STDs

NEWS | Dec 7
A new study from the University of California-San Francisco published in "Sexually Transmitted Infections" found that people who shave their pubic hair increase their chances of contracting a sexually transmitted disease.

Lea DeLaria Is VIP Headliner for San Diego Human Dignity Foundation Gala

NEWS | By EDGE | Dec 7
On Saturday, December 10, The San Diego Human Dignity Foundation (SDHDF) holds their third annual Aston-Brooks Awards Gala at the Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa.

New HIV Infections Three Times National Average in South Florida

NEWS | By EDGE | Dec 7
The rate of new HIV infections in South Florida has risen to more than three times the national average in 2015, according to the latest data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's annual HIV Surveillance Report.

Watch: Bishop Claims He Can Make Penises Larger By Rubbing Them

NEWS | Dec 7
A bishop from Ghana is making headlines this week after claiming he can increase the size of men's penises by... rubbing them with his hands.

Carolina Herrera Says It's an Honor to Dress Melania Trump

STYLE | By Nekesa Mumbi Moody | Dec 7
While a few designers have made news saying they would not dress the future first lady, Carolina Herrera said she'd be honored if Melania Trump wore one of her outfits.

Puttin' on the Ritz: Chanel's Mid-Season Fashion Show

STYLE | By Thomas Adamson | Dec 7
Pharrell Williams put on the Ritz for Chanel's scintillating mid-season fashion show Tuesday - donning pearls on the "Cafe Society" catwalk at the restaurant of the newly refurbished Ritz Paris.


Entertainment

Review :: Darkness And Light

MUSIC | By Bill Biss | Dec 7
It must be said that John Legend is a phenomenal songwriter. When combined with his rich voice and styling's as a vocalist, this comes to fruition more than once on "Darkness and Light."


Business

Trump Threatens Payback for U.S. Companies That Move Abroad

CORPORATE | By Paul Wiseman | Dec 7
President-elect Donald Trump is threatening to impose heavy taxes on U.S. companies that move jobs overseas and still try to sell their products to Americans.


Technology

Gamers Convention to Stay in Indianapolis Despite LGBT Rights Flack

VIDEO GAMES | By Brian Slodysko | Dec 7
A massive video game convention that once threatened to leave Indianapolis during an intense public debate over LGBT rights announced Tuesday that it has signed a contract that will keep the event in the city through 2021.


Finance

Giving the Gift of Financial Well-Being at the Holidays

SAVING | By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Dec 3
Instead of the latest toy or gadget, some people are trying to give their loved ones more financial security this holiday season.


Cars

Cars Without Drivers Scoot Around Nissan Plant, Towing Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Dec 6
Nissan Motor Co. is testing self-driving cars at one of its plants in Japan that can tow vehicles on a trailer to the wharf for loading on transport ships.


Style

Mexico's Pulque Makes a Comeback

FOOD/DRINK | By Teresa de Miguel | Dec 7
The nutrient-rich drink is making a comeback among a new generation of Mexicans.


Health/Fitness

Can Magic Mushrooms Help Cancer Patients?

HEALTH | Dec 6
The hallucinogenic drug psilocybin, the active ingredient in certain mushrooms, is being used to reduce anxiety and depression in cancer patients.


Nightlife

Art Basel Miami Beach 2016

PHOTO ALBUMS | Dec 5
This year's ArtBasel, held all around Miami and Miami Beach, was amazing. With artwork from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa.