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In a Year of Lemons, How Lemonade Insurance Also Supports Vital LGBTQ Organizations

In a Year of Lemons, How Lemonade Insurance Also Supports Vital LGBTQ Organizations

SPONSORED CONTENT | May 13

Lemonade has turned wishful thinking into a reality with a technology-driven business model that makes acquiring various insurance types as easy as a few clicks, as well as a robust social action plan.

The Best (and Worst) Sex Positions if You Have Back Pain

The Best (and Worst) Sex Positions if You Have Back Pain

HEALTH/FITNESS | May 13

If you're a millennial or Gen Z, you may be laughing now, but it's no joke if you find yourself wincing in pain every time you hop in the sack.

Watch: Ellen DeGeneres Says Reports on Toxic Workplace Were 'Too Coordinated'

Watch: Ellen DeGeneres Says Reports on Toxic Workplace Were 'Too Coordinated'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 13

Ellen DeGeneres told the world that she is quitting her daily talk show next year because she is looking to do something different. It had nothing to do with the charges of a toxic workplace environment that her management style contributed to, she said.

2021 Sets Record for Anti-LGBTQ Laws

2021 Sets Record for Anti-LGBTQ Laws

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 13

Equality advocates have taken note of the record-shattering number of anti-LGBTQ laws that have already been passed this year — and the situation is poised to worsen.

Watch: James Charles Resurfaces on Twitter with 'Blackmail' Claims

Watch: James Charles Resurfaces on Twitter with 'Blackmail' Claims

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | May 13

YouTube celebrity and beauty influencer James Charles has resurfaced on social media, claiming in a video posted to Twitter that he feels he is being "blackmailed" by a former employee who is suing him.

London Aquarium Reports They Have TWO Same-Sex Penguin Couples

London Aquarium Reports They Have TWO Same-Sex Penguin Couples

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 13

A London aquarium counts not one, but two same-sex penguin couples, as the new mating season gets underway — and both couples are all-female.

Watch: Instagram Users Can Now Add Pronouns to Bio

Watch: Instagram Users Can Now Add Pronouns to Bio

NEWS | May 13

Instagram is rolling out a new feature in some countries that allow users to add their pronouns to their bio.

Watch: Rina Sawayama & Charli XCX Hint at Remix Album for Gaga's 'Chromatica'

Watch: Rina Sawayama & Charli XCX Hint at Remix Album for Gaga's 'Chromatica'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 13

Rina Sawayama and Charli XCX are both teasing their involvement with a new remix album for Lady Gaga's latest effort, "Chromatica."

Chrissy Teigen Offers Apology to Courtney Stodden, Regrets She Was a 'Troll'

Chrissy Teigen Offers Apology to Courtney Stodden, Regrets She Was a 'Troll'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | May 13

Model and author Chrissy Teigen has offered a public apology to non-binary singer-songwriter and media personality Courtney Stodden for comments she made a decade ago.

Ewan McGregor Won't Soon Forget his Fashion Turn as Halston

Ewan McGregor Won't Soon Forget his Fashion Turn as Halston

ENTERTAINMENT | By Leanne Italie | May 13

Imagine, if you will, a galaxy far, far away where the one-name fashion wonder Halston dresses Obi-Wan Kenobi in something fabulous from the swinging '70s. Ewan McGregor can. Sort of.

News

Vetoed Arizona Sex Education Bill Coming Back with Changes

Vetoed Arizona Sex Education Bill Coming Back with Changes

NEWS | By Bob Christie | May 13

A sex education bill that was vetoed by Arizona's governor is being revived, with the sponsor keeping what she called "the heart" of the proposal, increased parental notifications, but stripping provisions specifically targeting discussion of LGBTQ issues

Technology

Scientists Race to Study Variants in India as Cases Explode

Scientists Race to Study Variants in India as Cases Explode

TECHNOLOGY | By Aniruddha Ghosal, Krutika Pathi | May 12

Sc A potentially worrisome variant of the coronavirus detected in India may spread more easily. But the country is behind in doing the kind of testing needed to track it and understand it better.

Finance

How to Plan an Eco-Friendly Remodel Without Overspending

How to Plan an Eco-Friendly Remodel Without Overspending

FINANCE | By Annie Millerbernd, NerdWallet | May 13

Whether you're incorporating sustainability into your kitchen remodel or making specific changes to lower your utility bills, a green remodel doesn't have to be expensive. It can even save you money in the long term.

Cars

U.S. Opens Probe of Steering Problems in Honda Accord Sedans

U.S. Opens Probe of Steering Problems in Honda Accord Sedans

CARS | May 13

The U.S. government's auto safety agency is investigating multiple complaints about steering failures that could affect more than 1.1 million Honda Accord sedans.

Health/Fitness

Two Classes of Trans Kids  Are Emerging with Puberty Blockers as the Defining Factor

Two Classes of Trans Kids Are Emerging with Puberty Blockers as the Defining Factor

HEALTH/FITNESS | May 12

Unequal access to gender-affirming health care, which occurs across state lines and socioeconomic divides, could cause two "classes" of transgender people in the United States to emerge.

Travel

Germany Eases Travel Rules for Vaccinates as Vacations Loom

Germany Eases Travel Rules for Vaccinates as Vacations Loom

TRAVEL | By Frank Jordans | May 13

The German government has agreed to let travelers who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 or recovered from infection avoid testing and quarantine when entering the country, unless they come from areas where variants of concern are prevalent.