Gay Baltimore: The Latest

Mormon Leader: We Didn't Leave Boy Scouts, They Left Us

Mormon Leader: We Didn't Leave Boy Scouts, They Left Us

NEWS | By Gary Fields and Brady McCombs | Nov 15
A high-ranking leader with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said Friday the church severed its century-long tie with the Boy Scouts of America because the organization made changes that pushed it away from the church.

Pope Denounces Anti-Gay 'Persecution' as Recalling Nazi Era

Pope Denounces Anti-Gay 'Persecution' as Recalling Nazi Era

NEWS | Nov 15
Pope Francis has denounced anti-gay discrimination as reminiscent of Nazi-era persecutions and evidence of a "culture of hatred" that has re-emerged today.

Texas Archdiocese Challenges LGBT Anti-Discrimination Rights

Texas Archdiocese Challenges LGBT Anti-Discrimination Rights

NEWS | Nov 15
A Texas archdiocese wants to become a foster care provider, but only if it can be excused from federal rules protecting against anti-LGBT discrimination.

Clive Owen to Play Bill Clinton on 'Impeachment: American Crime Story'

Clive Owen to Play Bill Clinton on 'Impeachment: American Crime Story'

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 15
Variety is reporting that actor Clive Owen has been tapped to play former President Bill Clinton in the upcoming third season of "American Crime Story," which will be titled "Impeachment."

Missouri Police Officer Agrees to Mediation After $20M Award

Missouri Police Officer Agrees to Mediation After $20M Award

NEWS | Nov 15
A St. Louis County police officer has agreed to mediation to reach a settlement and avoid court appeals, weeks after a jury awarded him $20 million to resolve his lawsuit alleging he suffered discrimination because he is gay.

Roger Stone Guilty of Witness Tampering, Lying to Congress

Roger Stone Guilty of Witness Tampering, Lying to Congress

NEWS | By Michael Balsamo and Ashraf Khalil | Nov 15
Roger Stone, a longtime friend and ally of President Donald Trump, was found guilty Friday of witness tampering and lying to Congress about his pursuit of Russian-hacked emails damaging to Hillary Clinton's 2016 election bid.

Ousted Ambassador Felt 'Big Threat;' Trump Assails Her Anew

Ousted Ambassador Felt 'Big Threat;' Trump Assails Her Anew

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro and Mary Clare Jalonick | Nov 15
Former U.S. Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch provided chilling detail in Trump impeachment hearings of the "big threat" she felt upon suddenly being ousted from her post.

Listen: Taylor Swift Shares Original Song for Upcoming 'Cats' Film

Listen: Taylor Swift Shares Original Song for Upcoming 'Cats' Film

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 15
Taylor Swift is sharing a new original song for the upcoming live-action musical "Cats" called "Beautiful Ghosts."

PopUps: Let Wilson Cruz's Sexy Workout Pic Motivate Your Day

PopUps: Let Wilson Cruz's Sexy Workout Pic Motivate Your Day

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 15
Need a little motivation today? Allow Wilson Cruz to pump you up.

'American Horror Story' Co-Creator Ryan Murphy Opens Up About Show's Fate, Season 10 & Other Projects

'American Horror Story' Co-Creator Ryan Murphy Opens Up About Show's Fate, Season 10 & Other Projects

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 15
After its Season 9 finale, "American Horror Story" co-creator Ryan Murphy opened up about the fate of the popular anthology series and its tenth season, which could be the show's last, and a number of his other projects that air on FX and Netflix.


Entertainment

 Review :: Boston Lyric Opera's LGBTQ-themed 'Fellow Travelers' Succeeds on Virtually Every Level

Review :: Boston Lyric Opera's LGBTQ-themed 'Fellow Travelers' Succeeds on Virtually Every Level

THEATRE | By Ed Tapper | Nov 15
In addition to its superlative staging of "Fellow Travelers," BLO must be credited for having the courage to present a large-scale, gay-themed, operatic work, and for treating the subject with dignity and compassion.


Business

Walmart Offers Holiday Cheer As Traditional Peers Struggle

Walmart Offers Holiday Cheer As Traditional Peers Struggle

CORPORATE | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Nov 15
Walmart is offering some holiday cheer heading into the crucial Christmas shopping season even as many of its traditional peers struggle.


Technology

China Tests Mars Lander in International Cooperation Push

China Tests Mars Lander in International Cooperation Push

SCIENCE | By Samuel McNeil | Nov 15
China plans to launch a lander and rover to Mars next year to explore parts of the planet, one of four scheduled missions. The U.S. and Europe are also sending rovers to Mars next year, and the United Arab Emirates plans to launch an orbiter.


Finance

Warren's Math Adds Up: Says Out-Of-Pocket Health Spending Will Total $11 Trillion In The Next Decade

Warren's Math Adds Up: Says Out-Of-Pocket Health Spending Will Total $11 Trillion In The Next Decade

INSURANCE | By Shefali Luthra | Nov 13
If true, it would be a figure both staggering and significant to the unfolding debate, as Americans try to understand how Warren's brand of a single-payer health system could affect their pocketbooks.


Cars

Ferrari Aims to Entice New Clients with Roma Coupe

Ferrari Aims to Entice New Clients with Roma Coupe

AUTO NEWS | By Colleen Barry | Nov 15
Ferrari unveiled Thursday a new, easy-driving coupe dubbed Roma aimed at attracting buyers who have been intimidated by sports cars and perhaps even the Prancing Horse's racing heritage.


Style

Here's How Much the Average American Spends to Host Parties

Here's How Much the Average American Spends to Host Parties

HOME | Nov 15
When counting food, drinks and décor, the average American party host will spend $1,422.65 a year on party-planning, according to new research.


Travel

3 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Getaways

3 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Getaways

Nov 15
Ready to dodge the family for a last-minute getaway? Check out these three destinations and be thankful for a long weekend packed with new discoveries.


Nightlife

Watch: Police Investigate Assault on 3 Men Outside Boston's Iconic Gay Bar Jacque's Cabaret

Watch: Police Investigate Assault on 3 Men Outside Boston's Iconic Gay Bar Jacque's Cabaret

CRIME | Nov 5
Boston police are investigating an alleged assault on three men which took place early Saturday morning outside Jacque's Cabaret, Boston's oldest gay bar.