Gay Nashville: The Latest

Out Pol Brian Sims Calls Republicans 'Callous Liars' in Not Reporting Colleague's Positive COVID-19 Status for a Week

Out Pol Brian Sims Calls Republicans 'Callous Liars' in Not Reporting Colleague's Positive COVID-19 Status for a Week

NEWS | By Robert Nesti | May 29
After one of his colleague's withheld his positive COVID-19 status for week, out Pennsylvania pol Brian Sims lashed back.

Listen: Lady Gaga Releases New Album 'Chromatica'

Listen: Lady Gaga Releases New Album 'Chromatica'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 29
Lady Gaga has finally released her sixth studio album "Chromatica."

With A Gay Protagonist, Pixar Short 'Out' Makes History

With A Gay Protagonist, Pixar Short 'Out' Makes History

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | May 29
"Out" is a small movie on a streaming service, not one of Pixar's global blockbusters. But it has already had an outsized impact and been celebrated as a milestone.

Antibody Tests Were Hailed As Way To End Lockdowns. Instead, They Cause Confusion.

Antibody Tests Were Hailed As Way To End Lockdowns. Instead, They Cause Confusion.

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Christie Aschwanden | May 29
Researchers tested twelve different antibody tests and found all but one turned up false positives — implying that someone had antibodies when they didn't ? with false-positive rates reaching as high as 16%.

Friday Fitness: Leg and Trap Workout with Greg O'Gallagher

Friday Fitness: Leg and Trap Workout with Greg O'Gallagher

Fitness expert Greg O'Gallagher guides us through a detailed at-home workout with a few historical bodybuilding anecdotes for good measure.

Going The Distance By Bus Through A Pandemic

Going The Distance By Bus Through A Pandemic

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Heidi de Marco | May 29
Despite the risk of the coronavirus in public places, people are still boarding public buses and trains because they have no other options to get to work, go shopping and fill prescriptions.

Fox's Sean Hannity Emerges as Critic of Minneapolis Police

Fox's Sean Hannity Emerges as Critic of Minneapolis Police

NEWS | By David Bauder | May 29
Fox News Channel's Sean Hannity has emerged as an unexpected critic of the Minneapolis police for their actions in the Memorial Day death of George Floyd.

Activists Criticize New Anti-Violence Campaign in Mexico

Activists Criticize New Anti-Violence Campaign in Mexico

NEWS | By Maria Verza | May 29
Activists criticized a new Mexican government ad campaign on violence against women Thursday, saying it minimizes the problem and depicts women as aggressors, too.

Minneapolis Police Station Torched Amid George Floyd Protest

Minneapolis Police Station Torched Amid George Floyd Protest

NEWS | By Tim Sullivan and Amy Forliti | May 29
Cheering protesters torched a Minneapolis police station that the department abandoned as three days of violent protests spread to nearby St. Paul and angry demonstrations flared across the U.S over the death of George Floyd.

North Carolina Governor: RNC Hasn't Submitted Safety Plan

North Carolina Governor: RNC Hasn't Submitted Safety Plan

NEWS | By Jonathan Drew | May 29
North Carolina's governor said his administration hasn't received the written safety plan for the upcoming Republican National Convention requested by his health secretary in response to President Trump's demands for a full-scale event.


News

Twitter Adds 'Glorifying Violence' Warning to Trump Tweet

Twitter Adds 'Glorifying Violence' Warning to Trump Tweet

TECHNOLOGY | May 29
Twitter has added a warning to one of President Donald J. Trump's tweets about protests in Minneapolis, saying it violated the platform's rules about "glorifying violence."



Business

Trump's Fossil Fuel Agenda Gets Pushback from Federal Judges

Trump's Fossil Fuel Agenda Gets Pushback from Federal Judges

BUSINESS | By Matthew Brown | May 29
Federal courts have delivered a string of rebukes to the Trump administration over what they found were failures to protect the environment and address climate change.



Finance

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio | May 26
Hospitals around the country are afraid to send out hundreds of thousands of bills related to COVID-19 testing. That's because Congress mandated there would be no copays and no out-of-pocket costs for patients. But who's paying?



Cars

Nissan Plans to Close Barcelona Factories, 3,000 Jobs Lost

Nissan Plans to Close Barcelona Factories, 3,000 Jobs Lost

CARS | May 28
Spain's government says that Japanese carmaker Nissan Motor Co. has decided to close its manufacturing plants in the northeastern Catalonia region.



Style

Levi's Launches Pride Collection and OutRight Action International Partnership

Levi's Launches Pride Collection and OutRight Action International Partnership

BUSINESS | By Matthew Wexler | May 28
Levi's has released its latest Pride collection, adopting "Use Your Voice!" as a rallying cry, stating that this year's collection is all about maximizing self-expression.



Health/Fitness

New Studies Find Cancer and Coronavirus Are a Dangerous Mix

New Studies Find Cancer and Coronavirus Are a Dangerous Mix

TECHNOLOGY | By Marilynn Marchione | May 29
New research shows how dangerous the coronavirus is for current and former cancer patients. Those who developed COVID-19 were much more likely to die within a month than people without cancer who got it, two studies found.



Travel

TAP Air Portugal Resumes Service June 4

TAP Air Portugal Resumes Service June 4

TRAVEL | May 29
Following Portugal's completion of its three phases of re-opening next week, TAP Air Portugal is recommencing air service from North America from June 4, with twice-weekly flights between Newark Liberty and Lisbon.



Nightlife

COVID-19 Leads to Closure of the Stud, SF's Oldest LGBT Bar

COVID-19 Leads to Closure of the Stud, SF's Oldest LGBT Bar

| By John Ferranini | May 21
The Stud, San Francisco's oldest continuously-operating LGBT club, will be closing its doors permanently, according to a news release from Honey Mahogany, a co-owner of the South of Market establishment.