Gay Baltimore: The Latest

Stories of Stonewall: How the LGBTQ Rebellion Left a Legacy

Stories of Stonewall: How the LGBTQ Rebellion Left a Legacy

NEWS | By Jennifer Peltz | Jun 24
Many details of what happened at the Stonewall are enveloped in differing perspectives, disputes and the uncertainty of half-century-old memories.

Huge Crowds for LGBT Pride Parade in Brazil's Biggest City

Huge Crowds for LGBT Pride Parade in Brazil's Biggest City

NEWS | By Anna Jean Kaiser | Jun 24
Hundreds of thousands of people filled a main São Paulo thoroughfare for one of the world's largest LGBT pride parades — the first since the election of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro.

Gay Prisoners of Buchenwald Remembered at Nazi Camp Site

Gay Prisoners of Buchenwald Remembered at Nazi Camp Site

NEWS | Jun 24
A ceremony has been held at the former site of Germany's Buchenwald concentration camp to remember people imprisoned there because they were thought to be gay.

Buttigieg Criticized at Emotional Town Hall After Shooting

Buttigieg Criticized at Emotional Town Hall After Shooting

NEWS | Jun 24
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg faced criticism Sunday from angry residents of South Bend, Indiana, at an emotional town hall meeting a week after a white police officer fatally shot a black man in the city where he is mayor.

BET Awards Honor Mary J. Blige, Nipsey Hussle, Tyler Perry

BET Awards Honor Mary J. Blige, Nipsey Hussle, Tyler Perry

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Jun 24
The 2019 BET Awards featured a number of contemporary pop and rap stars who are dominating the charts, from Cardi B to Lil Nas X.

New Phase in 2020 Presidential Race Tests Dems' Aggression

New Phase in 2020 Presidential Race Tests Dems' Aggression

NEWS | By Steve Peoples | Jun 24
The unwritten rules that have so far prevented the Democratic presidential contest from devolving into all-out conflict are about to be tested.

'Toy Story 4' Opens Below Expectations with $118 Million

'Toy Story 4' Opens Below Expectations with $118 Million

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Jun 23
"Toy Story 4" brought the box office to life with a $118 million opening weekend after a three-week slump of underperforming sequels, but the Pixar film's below-expectations debut didn't quell continuing concerns about a rocky summer movie season.

Trump: 'Surprise' Question About Pence Led Him to Hesitate

Trump: 'Surprise' Question About Pence Led Him to Hesitate

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | Jun 23
President Donald Trump says he hesitated when he was asked about backing Vice President Mike Pence if Pence runs for president in 2024 because the question caught him off-guard.

Michael Jackson's Popularity Endures, Even After New Scandal

Michael Jackson's Popularity Endures, Even After New Scandal

NEWS | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Jun 23
The documentary "Leaving Neverland" presented a disturbing depiction of Michael Jackson as a child molester, but the initial wave of negative publicity hasn't greatly diminished the King of Pop's image or the enduring popularity of his music.

Trump's Popularity Could be Tested if Sanders Runs in 2022

Trump's Popularity Could be Tested if Sanders Runs in 2022

NEWS | By Andrew DeMillo | Jun 23
Press secretary Sarah Sanders seems to be in an enviable position as she leaves the White House for a possible run for governor in her home state of Arkansas.


News

A Retail Rainbow: Vendors Mark LGBTQ Pride on Sales Racks

A Retail Rainbow: Vendors Mark LGBTQ Pride on Sales Racks

NATIONAL | By Verena Dobnik | Jun 23
Major retailers have diversified their inventory for Pride month, selling apparel and other goods that celebrate LGBTQ culture to mark the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising.


Entertainment

 Review :: Socrates

Review :: Socrates

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Jun 23
When the mother of 15-year-old Socrates dies, he's left alone to survive and deal with his sexuality in one of Sao Paulo's roughest ghettos in this very unforgettable film.


Business

New York Lawmakers OK Pot Decriminalization

New York Lawmakers OK Pot Decriminalization

LEGAL | By David Klepper | Jun 23
Lawmakers in New York state have voted to eliminate criminal penalties for public possession and use of marijuana after efforts to legalize pot stalled.


Technology

Is Earth's Ozone Layer Still At Risk? 5 Questions Answered

Is Earth's Ozone Layer Still At Risk? 5 Questions Answered

SCIENCE | By A.R. (Ravi) Ravishankara | Jun 23
Curbing damage to Earth's protective ozone layer is widely viewed as one of the most important successes of the modern environmental era. Congratulations may have been premature: Ozone concentrations in the lower stratosphere are falling.


Finance

Car Payment Trouble? How to Turn It Around

Car Payment Trouble? How to Turn It Around

AUTO NEWS | By Sean Pyles | Jun 21
Your monthly car payment is not only a ticket to freedom, letting you enjoy summer road trips, but also a lifeline that gets the kids to school and you to work. But if it consumes too much of your budget, that ticket can lead to financial trouble.


Cars

Waymo Teams Up with Renault, Nissan on Robotaxis Outside U.S.

Waymo Teams Up with Renault, Nissan on Robotaxis Outside U.S.

AUTO NEWS | By Michael Liedtke | Jun 20
Self-driving car pioneer Waymo is teaming up with automakers Renault and Nissan to make its first journey outside the U.S. with a ride-hailing service that will dispatch a fleet of robotaxis in France and Japan.


Style

The Extreme Things People Will Do to Avoid a Bad Hair Day

The Extreme Things People Will Do to Avoid a Bad Hair Day

GROOMING | Jun 21
Sitting in traffic, being in the line at the DMV, and walking around with toilet paper on their shoes are some of the things people would rather do than have a bad or unflattering hairstyle, according to new research.


Travel

Hawaiian Airlines Celebrates 'Ha'aheo' Through Inclusivity and Innovation

Hawaiian Airlines Celebrates 'Ha'aheo' Through Inclusivity and Innovation

CORPORATE | By Jill Gleeson | Jun 22
Hawaiian Airlines has grown to serve more than 10 million passengers annually, making it the largest and longest-serving carrier based in the 50th state. And Hawaiian shows no signs of slowing down — or altering its commitment to excellence.


Nightlife

Shared fantasies: Justin Lehmiller on the science of sexual desire

Shared fantasies: Justin Lehmiller on the science of sexual desire

SEX | By Race Bannon | Jun 23
In this column, I'll share some insights from Justin Lehmiller, an esteemed Research Fellow at The Kinsey Institute and author of the book 'Tell Me What You Want: The Science of Sexual Desire.'