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MTV VMAs to Feature Cardi B, J. Lo and Aretha Tribute

MTV VMAs to Feature Cardi B, J. Lo and Aretha Tribute

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Aug 20
Cardi B will make her first public appearance as a mom at the MTV Video Music Awards, and it might be worth it: She could be the night's big winner.

Watch: Older Gay Men React to Watching Troye Sivan Music Vids

Watch: Older Gay Men React to Watching Troye Sivan Music Vids

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 20
Grindr's queer magazine Into recently released a new video in which they ask older gay men to react to music videos by out pop singer Troye Sivan.

Giuliani Clarifies His 'Truth Isn't Truth' Puzzler

Giuliani Clarifies His 'Truth Isn't Truth' Puzzler

NEWS | Aug 20
President Donald Trump's personal attorney says he wasn't trying to make an existential point about the meaning of veracity when he declared "truth isn't truth."

3 New Approaches to Autism Revealed

3 New Approaches to Autism Revealed

The painful truth, right now, is that we can't solve autism. So how we can better support children with autism and their families today?

Transgender Pakistanis Demand Protection After Killing

Transgender Pakistanis Demand Protection After Killing

NEWS | Aug 20
Dozens of transgender people in Pakistan have held a protest demanding more protection after a transgender woman was shot dead and dismembered last week.

Watch: UK 'Celeb Big Brother' Fans Upset with 'Human Ken Doll' for Using N-Word on Show

Watch: UK 'Celeb Big Brother' Fans Upset with 'Human Ken Doll' for Using N-Word on Show

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 20
The U.K.'s latest edition of its hit reality show "Celebrity Big Brother" just started, but one of its houseguests is already drawing the ire of fans.

Guess How Many People Saw Kevin Spacey's New Movie This Weekend

Guess How Many People Saw Kevin Spacey's New Movie This Weekend

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 20
Believe it or not, Kevin Spacey has a new movie and it quietly hit theaters this weekend.

Watch: First Male NFL Cheerleader Makes Debut for New Orleans Saints

Watch: First Male NFL Cheerleader Makes Debut for New Orleans Saints

NEWS | Aug 20
The NFL welcomed its first male cheerleader Friday night when Jesse Hernandez performed for the New Orleans Saints' Saintsations team.

On Sunday, Catholics React to Abuse Report

On Sunday, Catholics React to Abuse Report

NEWS | Aug 20
Some Catholics across the U.S. shaken by the latest revelations of priests sexually abusing children say they will stand behind the church while encouraging efforts to hold leaders accountable.

Cardinal McCarrick Scandal Inflames Debate Over Gay Priests

Cardinal McCarrick Scandal Inflames Debate Over Gay Priests

NEWS | By David Crary | Aug 20
Allegations that disgraced ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick engaged in sex with adult seminarians have inflamed a long-running debate about the presence of gay men in the Roman Catholic priesthood.


News

Project Uncovering South's Hidden LGBTQ History

Project Uncovering South's Hidden LGBTQ History

NATIONAL | By Jay Reeves | Aug 20
A new project is documenting the history of LGBTQ people in the Deep South, a region that once all but forced gays, lesbians and others to live in hiding.


Entertainment

 Review :: Down A Dark Hall

Review :: Down A Dark Hall

MOVIES | By Kevin Taft | Aug 20
A hodgepodge of horror clich├ęs, the stylistic "Down a Dark Hall" is notable for Uma Thurman's painful French accent and the craziness that ensues in the last twenty minutes.


Business

Born Out of the Financial Crisis, Bull Market Nears Record

Born Out of the Financial Crisis, Bull Market Nears Record

FINANCE | By Bernard Condon | Aug 20
If stocks don't drop significantly by the close of trading Wednesday, the bull market that began in March 2009 will have lasted nine years, five months and 13 days, a record that few would have predicted.


Finance

9 Expenses to Pack Into Your Moving Budget

9 Expenses to Pack Into Your Moving Budget

HOME | By Lauren Schwahn, NerdWallet | Aug 8
The average cost for a local move from a two-bedroom apartment or three-bedroom house ranges from $400 to $1,000, according to HomeAdvisor's True Cost Guide.


Cars

License to Guzzle :: Forget Oil Conservation, Trump Admin Says

AUTO NEWS | By Ellen Knickmeyer | Aug 20
Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major new policy statement that threatens to undermine decades of government campaigns for gas-thrifty cars.


Style

Culinary Greats Honor Late French Master Chef Joel Robuchon

Culinary Greats Honor Late French Master Chef Joel Robuchon

FOOD/DRINK | Aug 20
Hundreds of people, among them scores of chefs and students of the culinary arts from around the world, gathered Friday to pay their respects to one of the masters of French cuisine, the late French chef Joel Robuchon.


Health/Fitness

Study Reveals Blood Test and New Treatment for Depression

Study Reveals Blood Test and New Treatment for Depression

HEALTH | Aug 20
A major new study by investigators with the Hope for Depression Research Foundation at Rockefeller University shows definitive proof in humans that low blood levels of a naturally-occurring substance, Acetyl-L-Carnitine, can diagnose depression.


Travel

Pilot Suspended Over Threat to Oklahoma Transgender Student

Pilot Suspended Over Threat to Oklahoma Transgender Student

Aug 20
Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot accused of threatening on Facebook to harm a 12-year-old transgender girl for using the girls bathroom at her Oklahoma school.


Nightlife

LGBTQ Art Installation Revealed at Chicago's Northalsted Market Days

LGBTQ Art Installation Revealed at Chicago's Northalsted Market Days

LOCAL EVENTS | Aug 15
The Illinois Office of Tourism debuted a new larger-than-life art installation celebrating its "Amazing for All" LGBTQ and diversity campaign during Northalsted Market Days in Chicago's Boystown neighborhood.