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Dan Levy Is Joining 'Sex Education' Season 4

Dan Levy Is Joining 'Sex Education' Season 4

TELEVISION | By Emell Adolphus | Aug 19, 2022

In a reoccurring role, the "Schitt's Creek" star Dan Levy will play Thomas, a tutor at an Ivy League School in season 4 of "Sex Education."

Reports: Dustin Lance Black Called Cops after Media Personality Gave Him 'A Tap on the Head' at London Club

Reports: Dustin Lance Black Called Cops after Media Personality Gave Him 'A Tap on the Head' at London Club

CELEBRITIES | Aug 19, 2022

Dustin Lance Black found himself at the center of a controversy over an altercation that took place early Thursday morning at a London club.

WWII Hero and LGBTQ+ Equality Advocate Celebrates 100th Birthday

WWII Hero and LGBTQ+ Equality Advocate Celebrates 100th Birthday

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 19, 2022

He helped fend off fascism and keep the world safe for democracy in World War II, winning a Bronze Star for his heroism. He kept up the fight for freedom here at home, as an advocate for LGTBQ+ equality.

Stans Go Wild Over Andrew Garfield's Shirtless Thirst Trap

Stans Go Wild Over Andrew Garfield's Shirtless Thirst Trap

CELEBRITIES | Aug 19, 2022

Andrew Garfield dropped a thirst trap on Thursday and his fans went wild. In the pic, the buff and scruffy 38-year-old actor is seen shirtless in a pair of gym shorts with his arm around an unseen companion.

EU Regulator OKs Plan to Increase Monkeypox Vaccine Supplies

EU Regulator OKs Plan to Increase Monkeypox Vaccine Supplies

INTERNATIONAL | Aug 19, 2022

A smaller dose of the monkeypox vaccine appears to still be effective and can be used to stretch the current supply by five times, the European Medicines Agency said Friday, echoing a recommendation made earlier this month by the U.S. Food and Drug Admini

Armani, Others Flee Wildfire on Sicilian Island Retreat

Armani, Others Flee Wildfire on Sicilian Island Retreat

FASHION | Aug 19, 2022

Fashion designer Giorgio Armani and dozens of others were forced to flee from their vacation villas overnight as firefighters worked to extinguish the remnants of two wildfires.

For 1st Month Ever, Streamers Rule Broadcast, Cable Networks

For 1st Month Ever, Streamers Rule Broadcast, Cable Networks

TELEVISION | By David Bauder | Aug 19, 2022

This summer has been a breakthrough for streaming, with the time viewers spent watching services like Netflix and Hulu outpacing broadcast and cable television networks in July for the first month ever.

Watch: R&B Star Tevin Campbell Comes Out

Watch: R&B Star Tevin Campbell Comes Out

CELEBRITIES | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 19, 2022

Tevin Campbell has been a recording star in the R&B world since the age of 12. Now, at 45, he's decided it's time to leave the closet behind and come out publicly.

Gay Twitter's 49 Funniest Tweets This Week

Gay Twitter's 49 Funniest Tweets This Week

CULTURE | Aug 19, 2022

This week's Gay Twitter includes hilarious reactions to "Drag Race," Andrew Garfield, Ross Lynch, Lady Gaga's Chromatica Ball, Grindr screenshots and more!

Out 'Bodies Bodies Bodies' Actor Responds after Backlash to Her Note to Critic

Out 'Bodies Bodies Bodies' Actor Responds after Backlash to Her Note to Critic

CELEBRITIES | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 19, 2022

Out actor Amandla Stenberg sent a teasing message to a movie critic and the note went viral. Stenberg has responded to the backlash her missive sparked.

Review: 'House of the Dragon' More Ice than Fire

Review: 'House of the Dragon' More Ice than Fire

TELEVISION | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 19, 2022

HBO Max's 'Game of Thrones' prequel drills down into the politics, sexual entanglements, and political scheming of its intricately built fantasy realm, but forsakes the sprawl of the original.

'Game of Thrones' Prequel Keeps Dragons, Adds Diversity

'Game of Thrones' Prequel Keeps Dragons, Adds Diversity

TELEVISION | By Brooke Lefferts and Mike Cidoni Lennox | Aug 19, 2022

The prequel to "Game of Thrones'' is set to forge its own storytelling path, with a new set of characters and a more diverse team behind the scenes.

George Miller, Tilda Swinton, Idris Elba Talk Power of Story

George Miller, Tilda Swinton, Idris Elba Talk Power of Story

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle | Aug 19, 2022

George Miller's "Three Thousand Years of Longing" spans millennia, but it can often feel longer waiting in between films from the "Mad Max" director.

Backyard Mosquito Spraying Booms, but May be too Deadly

Backyard Mosquito Spraying Booms, but May be too Deadly

SCIENCE | By John Flesher | Aug 19, 2022

Chemical bombardment to keep mosquitoes in check is beginning to worry scientists who fear over-use of pesticides is harming pollinators and worsening a growing threat to birds that eat insects.

Biden Bill to Help Millions Escape Higher Health Care Costs

Biden Bill to Help Millions Escape Higher Health Care Costs

FINANCE | By Amanda Seitz | Aug 19, 2022

Millions of people will be spared increases in health care costs next year after President Joe Biden signed legislation extending subsidies for those who buy plans through federal and state marketplaces.

Unions Push Airlines to Promise They'll Avoid Stock Buybacks

Unions Push Airlines to Promise They'll Avoid Stock Buybacks

TRAVEL | By David Koenig | Aug 19, 2022

Labor unions are pressuring U.S. airlines not to buy back their own stock but instead spend the money on hiring more workers and fixing problems that caused widespread flight delays and cancellations.

Google Workers Demand Abortion Protections, Data Privacy

Google Workers Demand Abortion Protections, Data Privacy

BUSINESS | Aug 19, 2022

Hundreds of Google employees are petitioning the company to extend its abortion healthcare benefits to contract workers and to strengthen privacy protections for users searching for abortion information.

Starbucks Must Reinstate Fired Workers, Federal Judge Rules

Starbucks Must Reinstate Fired Workers, Federal Judge Rules

BUSINESS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Aug 19, 2022

A federal judge is ordering Starbucks to reinstate seven employees in Memphis who were fired earlier this year after leading an effort to unionize their store.

Apple Warns of Security Flaw for iPhones, iPads and Macs

Apple Warns of Security Flaw for iPhones, iPads and Macs

PERSONAL TECH | Aug 19, 2022

Apple disclosed serious security vulnerabilities for iPhones, iPads and Macs that could potentially allow attackers to take complete control of these devices.

Review: 'Beast,' with Idris Elba, Has B-movie Bite

Review: 'Beast,' with Idris Elba, Has B-movie Bite

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle | Aug 19, 2022

This man-versus-nature flick is a surprisingly agile and nifty B-movie graced by Idris Elba's formidable presence, fluid camerawork, and tolerable levels of implausibility.

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