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Record Number of LGBTQ Candidates Running for Office in US

Record Number of LGBTQ Candidates Running for Office in US

NEWS | By David Crary | Jul 16
The number of openly LGBTQ elected officials in the U.S. has more than doubled in the past four years — and those ranks could soon grow, thanks to a record field of LGBTQ candidates this year, according to new data from an advocacy and research group.

Male Model Pietro Boselli Covers GQ Italia Along with Michelangelo's David

Male Model Pietro Boselli Covers GQ Italia Along with Michelangelo's David

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 16
Male fashion model Pietro Boselli, once known as the world's hottest math teacher, is gracing the cover of GQ Italia where he's being compared with Michelangelo's David.

Paint Dumped on Black Lives Matter Mural in Cincinnati

Paint Dumped on Black Lives Matter Mural in Cincinnati

NEWS | Jul 16
Police in Cincinnati are asking the public for help in identifying the man who poured red paint on the block-long "Black Lives Matter" mural in front of city hall.

Queer Eye Launches Home Collection on Walmart.com

Queer Eye Launches Home Collection on Walmart.com

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 16
The Fab Five have arrived at your doorstep by way of Walmart.com with an 80-piece furniture collection.

SD Police Didn't Arrest Man Who Unleashed Homophobic & Racist Slurs, Calls it 'Free Speech'

SD Police Didn't Arrest Man Who Unleashed Homophobic & Racist Slurs, Calls it 'Free Speech'

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 16
Police in Sioux Falls, South Dakota declined to arrest an unidentified man who stood in a public area and unleashed a torrent of racist and homophobic abuse, saying the man was within his free speech rights.

Nick Cannon Apologizes to Jewish Community for Hurtful Words

Nick Cannon Apologizes to Jewish Community for Hurtful Words

NEWS | By Luis Andres Henao | Jul 16
Nick Cannon apologized to the Jewish community late Wednesday for his "hurtful and divisive" words, a day after ViacomCBS severed ties with him for the remarks made on a podcast.

Megan Thee Stallion Says She was Shot, Expects to Recover

Megan Thee Stallion Says She was Shot, Expects to Recover

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrew Dalton | Jul 16
Rapper Megan Thee Stallion said Wednesday that she was shot multiple times on Sunday, but expects to fully recover.

Rapper Kanye West Files for Oklahoma Presidential Ballot

Rapper Kanye West Files for Oklahoma Presidential Ballot

NEWS | Jul 16
Rap superstar Kanye West has qualified to appear on Oklahoma's presidential ballot, the first state where he met the requirements before the filing deadline.

Experts Say Twitter Breach Troubling, Undermines Trust

Experts Say Twitter Breach Troubling, Undermines Trust

TECHNOLOGY | By Zen Soo | Jul 16
A breach in Twitter's security that allowed hackers to break into the accounts of leaders and technology moguls is one of the worst attacks in recent years and may shake trust in the platform.

Four More Years? Trump Struggles to Outline Second Term Plan

Four More Years? Trump Struggles to Outline Second Term Plan

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire | Jul 16
President Donald Trump is adamant that he wants another four years in office. It's less clear what he would do with them.


News

In the Open: White House Advisers Tussle Over Virus Response

In the Open: White House Advisers Tussle Over Virus Response

NEWS | By Jill Colvin and Zeke Miller | Jul 16
Infighting over the White House's handling of the coronovirus pandemic is spilling further into public view, with trade adviser Peter Navarro panning Dr. Anthony Fauci as President Donald Trump stands watch.



Entertainment

'Glee' Creators Launch College Fund for Naya Rivera's Son, Pay Tribute to Late Actor

'Glee' Creators Launch College Fund for Naya Rivera's Son, Pay Tribute to Late Actor

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jul 15
The creators of "Glee" — Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuck and Ian Brennan — released a statement on Tuesday> honoring the memory of series star Naya Rivera and announced the creation of a college fund for the late actor's son.



Business

Maine to Use Ranked Voting for President After Repeal Fails

Maine to Use Ranked Voting for President After Repeal Fails

BUSINESS | Jul 16
Maine voters are poised to become the first group of voters in U.S. history to be able to use a ranked style of voting for president, following a ruling by the secretary of state Wednesday.



Technology

Can A Pregnant Woman Spread the Coronavirus to Her Fetus?

Can A Pregnant Woman Spread the Coronavirus to Her Fetus?

TECHNOLOGY | Jul 16
Can a pregnant woman spread the coronavirus to her fetus? It's possible, but it seems to be relatively rare and scientists think they know why that is.



Finance

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Elisabeth Rosenthal | Jul 10
A COVID-19 vaccine will have an actual price tag. And given the prevailing business-centric model of American drug pricing, it could well be budget breaking, perhaps making it unavailable to many.



Cars

Nissan Rolls Out New Electric Crossover, Aims to Boost Image

Nissan Rolls Out New Electric Crossover, Aims to Boost Image

CARS | By Yuri Kageyama | Jul 15
Nissan unveiled an electric crossover vehicle Wednesday, the Japanese automaker's first major all-new model since getting embroiled in the scandal surrounding its former chairman, Carlos Ghosn.



Style

Dolce&Gabbana Preserve the Live Fashion Show During Pandemic

Dolce&Gabbana Preserve the Live Fashion Show During Pandemic

STYLE | By Colleen Barry | Jul 16
An operatic pop trio belted out song from the center of a medical university plaza Wednesday while Dolce&Gabbana's showed its latest men's collection in tones of summer blues and geometric prints.



Health/Fitness

Oklahoma's Governor Says He has Tested Positive for COVID-19

Oklahoma's Governor Says He has Tested Positive for COVID-19

NEWS | By Sean Murphy | Jul 15
Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt announced Wednesday that he's the first governor in the United States to test positive for the coronavirus and that he is isolating at home.



Travel

Tourists Face Restrictions Amid Fear of New Virus Spikes

Tourists Face Restrictions Amid Fear of New Virus Spikes

TRAVEL | By Aritz Parra, Mike Corder, Elaine Kurtenbach | Jul 16
"Let's not forget that the coronavirus was and continues to be a cold, cruel and wrecking executioner," Hernando Calleja said at a solemn ceremony commemorating COVID-19 victims at Madrid's Royal Palace.