THE LATEST

amfAR Announces New Round of GMT Grants

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 22
amfAR has awarded substantial new research grants to study the impact of innovative HIV service delivery models for gay men, MSM and transgenders in low- and middle-income countries.

Debunking Skincare Myths With Dr. Susan Stuart

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | Dec 22
La Jolla, California dermatologist Dr. Susan Stuart definitively debunks skincare myths.

Lawyers' Fees on Hold in SC Gay Marriage Cases

NEWS | By Bruce Smith | Dec 22
Requests for tens of thousands of dollars in legal fees from attorneys who argued to overturn the South Carolina's gay marriage ban are on hold even as same-sex weddings continue in the state.

Indiana Pastor Accused of Gay Crotch Grab

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 22
A pastor from southern Indiana was arrested earlier this month and is being accused of soliciting and sexually harassing a gay man by grabbing the victim's genitals.

Video: Sarah Palin's Last Minute Gift Idea

NEWS | By EDGE | Dec 22
Sarah Palin is hoping that you're looking for a last minute gift for that not so special someone on your holiday ... uh .. Christmas list this year.

TLC to Air 'My Husband's Not Gay' Special

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 22
TLC is going to ring in the New Year with a new special called "My Husband's Not Gay" -- a reality program that follows a group of Mormon men who are all in relationships with women but are attracted to men.

Tick Tock: Tips for Last-Minute Shoppers

STYLE | By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Dec 22
The National Retail Federation found that only about half of shoppers had finished shopping as of Dec. 10. That means tens of millions will be ticking those final items off their lists in the coming days.

Two US. Pastors Share 'Golden Enema' in Russia

NEWS | By EDGE | Dec 22
Two anti-gay U.S. pastors were among the many recipients of Russia's Straight Alliance for LGBT Equality's "Golden Enema Award" for 2014 at a gala ceremony held in St. Petersburg on December 18.

'Two Mothers' Available on DVD January 13th

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Dec 22
Canteen Outlaws has announced the DVD release of Anne Zohra Berrached's "Two Mothers," a brazen, timely and heart-wrenching exploration of the trials and tribulations a same sex couple encounter in their desire to become loving parents.

Analysis: Uncertainty Surrounds Gay Marriage Case

NEWS | By Andrew DeMillo | Dec 22
The Arkansas Supreme Court's biggest piece of unfinished business as it wraps up 2014 - whether the state's ban on same-sex marriage is constitutional - is the one that will have the most far-reaching effects for the state.


Entertainment

'Hobbit' Goes Out On Top With $90.6 Million 5-Day Debut

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle | Dec 21
While Hollywood continued to wrestle with the fallout of the Sony hacking scandal, the weekend box office offered the solace of a moviegoing truism: Hobbits sell.


Business

Gift Guide: Strong Photo, Video Gear Options

CORPORATE | By Ron Harris | Dec 22
What to buy an experienced photographer or video shooter? There is some strong gear on the market from Nikon, GoPro and Domke.


Technology

Storms Could Slow Down Christmas Travel

SCIENCE | Dec 22
Millions of people will be on the road this week, and some storms are possible. Meteorologist Ed Curran of CBS Station WBBM TV in Chicago has his eye on it.


Finance

Average US 30-Year Loan Rate Falls to 3.80 Percent

REAL ESTATE | Dec 19
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week, with the benchmark 30-year loan rate reaching a new low for the year. The rates' historically low levels could be a boon to potential homebuyers.


Cars

After 19 Years, Alfa Romeo is Back in US

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Dec 19
After a 19-year absence, Italian carmaker Alfa Romeo is back in the United States and wowing Alfa enthusiasts with the sexy, fun-to-drive 2015 4C two seater.


Style

Online Pricing Stumps Holiday Shoppers

HOME | Dec 22
Online shopping has become as volatile as stock market trading. Wild, minute-by-minute price swings on everything from clothes to TVs have made it difficult for holiday shoppers to "buy low."


Health/Fitness

Humana Agrees to Serious Cuts in HIV Drug Costs for Florida

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Dec 19
The AIDS Institute welcomes an agreement between Humana Medical Plan and the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation that significantly reduces patient cost-sharing for all HIV drugs on qualified health plans offered by Humana in the Florida marketplace.


Travel

Detroit: Motown, Coney Dogs and Art

By Beth J. Harpaz | Dec 22
Sure, you'll have to meander through blocks of abandoned houses and lots, but look beyond and discover a city on the brink of a new generation. And grab a Coney dog while you're at it.