Gay New Orleans: The Latest

Canadian Police Charge Alleged Killer with Another Murder

Canadian Police Charge Alleged Killer with Another Murder

NEWS | By Rob Gillies | Feb 25
Canadian police charged an alleged serial killer on Friday with another murder, bringing the total to six.

NRA, Florida Face Backlash After Latest School Shooting

NRA, Florida Face Backlash After Latest School Shooting

NEWS | By Ken Sweet, Damian Troise and Alexandra Olson | Feb 25
The National Rifle Association, and now the State of Florida, faced a growing backlash Saturday as companies cut ties to the gun industry following the latest school massacre, and student survivors called for tourism boycotts of their home state.

Congress Has Ideas on Gun Violence, but No Consensus

Congress Has Ideas on Gun Violence, but No Consensus

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro and Matthew Daly | Feb 25
After a 10-day break, members of Congress are returning to work under hefty pressure to respond to the outcry over gun violence. But no plan appears ready to take off despite a long list of proposals, including many from President Donald Trump.

Judge Dismisses Coal Company Suit Against HBO's John Oliver

Judge Dismisses Coal Company Suit Against HBO's John Oliver

NEWS | Feb 25
A West Virginia judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by coal company Murray Energy against HBO host John Oliver.

Nanette Fabray, Star of Stage, Screen and TV, Dies at 97

Nanette Fabray, Star of Stage, Screen and TV, Dies at 97

NEWS | By John Rogers | Feb 25
Nanette Fabray, the vivacious actress, singer and dancer who became a star in Broadway musicals, on television as Sid Caesar's comic foil and in such hit movies as "The Band Wagon," has died at age 97.

SF Mayor to Form Trans Advisory Panel

SF Mayor to Form Trans Advisory Panel

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 24
San Francisco Mayor Mark Farrell plans to form a transgender advisory panel to assist the city in meeting the community's needs, the Bay Area Reporter has learned.

Trans Woman Sues SF over Bathroom Use

Trans Woman Sues SF over Bathroom Use

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 24
A transgender woman who claims a San Francisco city worker blocked her from using a women's bathroom and called her a "fucking freak" is suing the city.

Democratic Memo Details Alleged Efforts to Recruit Spy

Democratic Memo Details Alleged Efforts to Recruit Spy

NEWS | Feb 24
A memo released by House Democrats details alleged efforts by Russian operatives to recruit a former Trump campaign aide as a spy.

'The Post' Renews Attention for Pentagon Papers Ruling

'The Post' Renews Attention for Pentagon Papers Ruling

NEWS | By Hillel Italie | Feb 24
Steven Spielberg's Oscar-nominated "The Post" has revived interest in the newspaper battles of the 1970s, the lives of Washington Post publisher Katharine Graham and executive Ben Bradlee and the risks of publishing the top-secret documents.

Adine Pintilie's 'Touch Me Not' wins Berlin's Golden Bear

Adine Pintilie's 'Touch Me Not' wins Berlin's Golden Bear

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 24
Director Adine Pintilie's "Touch Me Not" has won the top Golden Bear prize at the Berlin International Film Festival.


News

Indictment of Missouri Governor Could Have Political Ripples

Indictment of Missouri Governor Could Have Political Ripples

POLITICS | By David A. Lieb, Jim Salter and Blake Nelson | Feb 24
It didn't take long after Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens was indicted for alleged invasion of privacy for Missouri Democrats to tie him to Attorney General Josh Hawley, the presumed GOP front runner in Missouri's hotly contested U.S. Senate race.


Entertainment

Nanette Fabray, Star of Stage, Screen and TV, Dies at 97

Nanette Fabray, Star of Stage, Screen and TV, Dies at 97

MOVIES | By John Rogers | Feb 24
Nanette Fabray, the vivacious actress, singer and dancer who became a star in Broadway musicals, on television as Sid Caesar's comic foil and in such hit movies as "The Band Wagon," has died at age 97.


Business

Indochino Set to Open Four New Locations This Spring

Indochino Set to Open Four New Locations This Spring

FASHION | Feb 25
INDOCHINO, a leader in made to measure apparel, has announced that its "designed by you" showroom experience will launch this spring in key business centers in the southern United States in Charlotte, Houston, Austin and Dallas.


Technology

Stores Make Push in Scan and Go Tech, Hope Shoppers Adopt It

Stores Make Push in Scan and Go Tech, Hope Shoppers Adopt It

PERSONAL TECH | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Feb 24
Shoppers at self-checkout lanes scanning all their groceries after they're done shopping? Old school. More stores are letting customer tally their choices with a phone app or store device as they roam the aisles.


Finance

Buying A Home As An Unmarried Couple? Do These 3 Things

Buying A Home As An Unmarried Couple? Do These 3 Things

REAL ESTATE | By Beth Buczynski | Jan 27
Love and marriage don't always go together, no matter what Sinatra says. If you're in a committed relationship but nuptials are on the back burner, just know your dream of buying a home doesn't have to be.


Style

Toy Makers Turn to the Toilet for Poop-Inspired Toys

Toy Makers Turn to the Toilet for Poop-Inspired Toys

HOME | By Joseph Pisani | Feb 24
Toy makers have gone to the toilet for their latest creations. Mattel, a company best known for its clean-cut Barbie dolls, is set to release a game called Flushin' Frenzy that sends a brown plastic poop flying into the air.


Travel

On the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera Art Trail in Mexico City

On the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera Art Trail in Mexico City

FINE ARTS | By Anita Snow | Feb 23
All around Mexico City, Frida and Diego-philes can find the couple's work at over a dozen museums and public spaces. Here are some stops on the Kahlo-Rivera trail.


Nightlife

Gay Day at the Circus Spectacular!

Gay Day at the Circus Spectacular!

What could be better that nimble athletic bodies performing acrobatic feats for your thrills, pleasure and delight? Join us for "GAY DAY AT THE CIRCUS SPECTACULAR!"