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'The Crown's' Josh O'Connor Reunites with Director Frances Lee for Queer Horror Film

'The Crown's' Josh O'Connor Reunites with Director Frances Lee for Queer Horror Film

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 10

This week it was announced that actor Josh O'Connor ("The Crown") and writer/director Frances Lee ("God's Own Country," "Ammonite") are planning to work again, this time on a gay horror film.

Watch: Soccer Star Sebastian Lletget Apologizes For Trolling Teammate with Homophobic Slur

Watch: Soccer Star Sebastian Lletget Apologizes For Trolling Teammate with Homophobic Slur

NEWS | Apr 10

Why would USMNT and LA Galaxy player soccer star Sebastian Lletget post a video of himself using a gay slur on teammate Julian Araujo to his 689,000 Instagram followers?

In GOP Strongholds, a Big Push on 'Culture War' Legislation

In GOP Strongholds, a Big Push on 'Culture War' Legislation

NEWS | By Andrew DeMillo | Apr 10

An ardent abortion foe who once opposed allowing gay couples to be foster parents, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson is the unlikeliest figure to complain about bills on the "culture wars" reaching his desk.

After Scott Rudin Bullying Exposé, There Are Mostly Crickets

After Scott Rudin Bullying Exposé, There Are Mostly Crickets

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle, Lindsey Bahr and Mark Kennedy | Apr 10

How have Hollywood and Broadway responded to an exposé detailing routine abuse and bullying by producer Scott Rudin? Mostly, with crickets.

'Sparkle, Channing! Sparkle!' Actor Finds the 'Little Girl in Me' with New Book

'Sparkle, Channing! Sparkle!' Actor Finds the 'Little Girl in Me' with New Book

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 10

When Channing Tatum divorced Jenna Dewan, he was afraid he'd lose touch with his 7-year-old daughter. But the pandemic brought them together and led Tatum to write a children's picture book.

Amid 'Gladiator' Sequel Talk, Chris Hemsworth Says Bodybuilding Keeps Him from Being Taken Seriously as an Actor

Amid 'Gladiator' Sequel Talk, Chris Hemsworth Says Bodybuilding Keeps Him from Being Taken Seriously as an Actor

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 10

With talk of a sequel to "Gladiator" in the works, Chris Hemsworth says that being a bodybuilder keeps him from being taken seriously as an actor.

See Where 'Sugar Daddy' Matt Gaetz Looked for 'Sugar Babies'

See Where 'Sugar Daddy' Matt Gaetz Looked for 'Sugar Babies'

NEWS | Apr 10

Matt Gaetz used "Seeking Arrangement, a dating website dedicated to matching financially well-off 'sugar daddies' with attractive 'sugar babies' seeking partners who can provide them with "the finer things in life."

'Queer as Folk' Reboot Heads to Peacock, Promises to be Diverse

'Queer as Folk' Reboot Heads to Peacock, Promises to be Diverse

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 10

A new and diverse take on "Queer as Folk" is being rebooted for the recently-launched streaming service Peacock.

Watch: 'Glee' Cast and Demi Lovato Honor Late Naya Rivera At GLAAD Awards

Watch: 'Glee' Cast and Demi Lovato Honor Late Naya Rivera At GLAAD Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Brendan Walker | Apr 10

On Thursday night, the cast of Fox's "Glee" and former guest star Demi Lovato reunited to pay their respects to their late co-star Naya Rivera.

Booty Watch: Twitter Goes Wild Over Christopher Meloni's Melonis

Booty Watch: Twitter Goes Wild Over Christopher Meloni's Melonis

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 10

When Christopher Meloni bent over, the world took notice.

News

'Clear the Capitol,' Pence Pleaded, Timeline of Riot Shows

'Clear the Capitol,' Pence Pleaded, Timeline of Riot Shows

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro, Ben Fox and Lolita C. Baldor | Apr 10

From a secure room in the Capitol on Jan. 6, as rioters pummeled police and vandalized the building, Vice President Mike Pence tried to assert control. In an urgent phone call to the acting defense secretary, he issued a startling demand.

Business

After Amazon: Labor Tries to Regroup in Wake of Alabama Loss

After Amazon: Labor Tries to Regroup in Wake of Alabama Loss

BUSINESS | By Paul Wiseman and Anne D'Innocenzio | Apr 10

Despite the strongest public support and the most sympathetic president in years, the American labor movement just suffered a stinging defeat -- again.

Technology

COVID-19 Patient Receives Lung Transplant From Living Donors

COVID-19 Patient Receives Lung Transplant From Living Donors

TECHNOLOGY | By Mari Yamaguchi | Apr 9

Doctors in Japan announced Thursday they have successfully performed the world's first transplant of lung tissue from living donors to a patient with severe lung damage from COVID-19.

Finance

6 Ways to Increase Your Social Security Benefits

6 Ways to Increase Your Social Security Benefits

FINANCE | By Emily Guy Birken | Apr 9

Unlike investment portfolios, annuities or pensions, Social Security is the only retirement income that is guaranteed for life and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States government.

Cars

Edmunds: The Most Affordable New SUVs for 2021

Edmunds: The Most Affordable New SUVs for 2021

CARS | By Ryan ZumMallen, Edmunds | Apr 10

Edmunds' experts have compiled a list of five SUVs that come in a variety of sizes and have unusually low starting prices for their competitive segments.

Style

Pandemic-Weary Chefs, Cooks Enjoy Serving From Home

Pandemic-Weary Chefs, Cooks Enjoy Serving From Home

STYLE | By Terry Tang | Apr 9

Beaten down by the pandemic, many laid-off or idle restaurant workers have pivoted to dishing out food with a taste of home. Some have found their entrepreneurial side, slinging culinary creations from their own kitchens.

Health/Fitness

They Tested Negative, But Still Have Long COVID Symptoms

They Tested Negative, But Still Have Long COVID Symptoms

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lydia Zuraw | Apr 10

people who didn't test positive for COVID face difficulty getting treatment and disability benefits. And, sometimes as aggravating, many find that family, friends or even doctors have doubts they contracted COVID at all.

Travel

YouTubers Tokyo BTM Offer Top-Notch Tips for Visiting Japan

YouTubers Tokyo BTM Offer Top-Notch Tips for Visiting Japan

TRAVEL | By Lawrence Ferber | Apr 9

LGBTQ YouTube series Tokyo BTM takes a tourist-friendly, cheeky, and honest approach to exploring all that Tokyo has to offer.