Gay News: The Latest

Libraries to Celebrate June as GLBT Book Month

Libraries to Celebrate June as GLBT Book Month

NEWS | May 27
The American Library Association (ALA) and hundreds of libraries will celebrate June 2017 as GLBT Book Month™, a nationwide celebration of authors and writings that reflect the lives and experiences of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community.

Middle Age in Midtown

Middle Age in Midtown

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andy Smith | May 27
Gay buddies take Gotham gayborhood life to the small screen with new web series "West 40s."

Porn Site Data Shows Searches for 'MILF' Spiked on Mother's Day

Porn Site Data Shows Searches for 'MILF' Spiked on Mother's Day

ENTERTAINMENT | May 27
For any mom out there who didn't get a phone call from their son on Mother's Day, we have good news and bad news.

Lawyer Says Kushner Stands Ready to Talk to Investigators

Lawyer Says Kushner Stands Ready to Talk to Investigators

NEWS | By ERIC TUCKER and EILEEN SULLIVAN | May 27
One likely area of interest for investigators would be Kushner's own meetings with Russians, given that such encounters with a variety of Trump associates are at the root of the sprawling probe, now overseen by former FBI director Robert Mueller.

French Designer Shows Off DIY Robot in Public for 1st Time

French Designer Shows Off DIY Robot in Public for 1st Time

NEWS | May 27
"This is a little bit like Geppetto building Pinocchio. You make a robot and you send it in the world and you see what the others are going to do with it," he said.

Texas 'Bathroom Bill' Near Collapse Over GOP Standoff

Texas 'Bathroom Bill' Near Collapse Over GOP Standoff

NEWS | By Paul Weber and Will Weissert | May 27
A proposed Texas "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people neared collapse Friday over a deadlock between Republicans heeding warnings from big businesses and sports leagues including Google and the NFL and social conservatives

Ariana Grande Planning Benefit Concert in Manchester

Ariana Grande Planning Benefit Concert in Manchester

ENTERTAINMENT | May 27
Ariana Grande has vowed to return to Manchester, England, to give a concert to raise money for the victims of Monday's deadly bombing at her show there.

Only in Florida: Man Fishing Finds Swan Statue Stolen by Naked Bandit

Only in Florida: Man Fishing Finds Swan Statue Stolen by Naked Bandit

NEWS | May 27
A large, black-and-white checkered statue of a swan that was stolen in Florida by a naked man was found on Friday.

After Trip's Final Day, Trump to Return to Tumult at Home

After Trip's Final Day, Trump to Return to Tumult at Home

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace | May 27
Down to the final day of his lengthy first international trip, President Donald Trump will lift off for Washington having rattled some allies and reassured others, returning to a White House that sits under a cloud of scandal.

Melania's Pricey Jacket Draws Attention in Sicily

Melania's Pricey Jacket Draws Attention in Sicily

NEWS | By Colleen Barry | May 27
Melania Trump's first outing in the Sicilian sunshine was in a colorful floral applique jacket by Dolce & Gabbana that sells for $51,000, or several thousand dollars below the median U.S. income in 2015.


Business

Holland's Treasured Tulips

Holland's Treasured Tulips

FINANCE | May 27
Hidden in the shadow of a church in the Dutch town of Limmen is Hortus Bulborum, established in the 1920s by tulip enthusiast Peter Boschman.


Technology

Life on A Manmade Island

Life on A Manmade Island

PERSONAL TECH | May 27
Artists Wayne Adams and Catherine King have constructed a floating island they call Freedom Cove, a multicolored floating refuge tucked away in rugged Clayoquot Sound off the west coast of British Columbia's Vancouver Island.


Finance

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

HOME | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | May 24
What exactly is cohousing? It's a community-focused living arrangement, where residents share space, chores and fellowship. The idea started in Denmark in the 1960s and has spread across Europe and the U.S.


Cars

Hyundai Ioniq: 2017's Top Fuel-Efficient Gas-Electric Hybrid

Hyundai Ioniq: 2017's Top Fuel-Efficient Gas-Electric Hybrid

AUTO NEWS | By Ann M. Job | May 27
The 2017 Ioniq Hybrid is Hyundai's fuel-efficient challenger to the Toyota Prius, America's best-selling gasoline-electric hybrid.


Travel

Hiking the Inca Trail and 4 Must-Pack Essentials

Hiking the Inca Trail and 4 Must-Pack Essentials

By Matthew Wexler | May 27
This nine-day itinerary from Out Adventures includes Lima's world-famous Peruvian cuisine (ceviche, anyone?) and nightlife, followed by four days hiking the Inca Trail.


Nightlife

Girl-on-Girl Porn Action Wicked Hawt, Say Boston Women

Girl-on-Girl Porn Action Wicked Hawt, Say Boston Women

SEX | By Winnie McCroy | May 26
A new study by Pornhub shows that while Bostonians watch slightly less porn that the average American, they are big fans of girl-on-girl action.