Gay Key West: The Latest

'Parasite' Director Bong Greeted by Applause in South Korea

'Parasite' Director Bong Greeted by Applause in South Korea

NEWS | Feb 16
Director Bong Joon-ho smiled and waved at a waiting crowd on Sunday as he arrived home in South Korea, his first trip back since he won four Oscars for his movie "Parasite," including the award for Best Picture.

Democratic Hopefuls Now Test Strength Among Minority Voters

Democratic Hopefuls Now Test Strength Among Minority Voters

NEWS | By Bill Barrow and Tom Foreman Jr. | Feb 16
For I.S. Leevy Johnson, the Democrats' search for a challenger to take on President Donald Trump is personal.

Buttigieg Says He's Proud of His Husband

Buttigieg Says He's Proud of His Husband

NEWS | Feb 16
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg says he's proud of his marriage and his husband.

At a Catholic Seminary, Hope for Church Beyond Scandals

At a Catholic Seminary, Hope for Church Beyond Scandals

NEWS | By Matt Sedensky | Feb 16
The seminarians walk along a hallway lined with photos of classes of priests who came before them. Some are pious alumni who have become their teachers and mentors; others climbed the Catholic hierarchy to be revered as bishops and cardinals.

Protests Demand 'West Side Story' Actor Be Dismissed

Protests Demand 'West Side Story' Actor Be Dismissed

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 16
Protestors have picketed outside the Broadway revival of "West Side Story" on three occasions, taking issue with the casting of actor Amar Ramasar (who plays Bernardo, the leader of the Sharks) and demanding his dismissal.

Fans Told to Remove Rainbow Flags on Israel Folau's Debut

Fans Told to Remove Rainbow Flags on Israel Folau's Debut

NEWS | By Jerome Pugmire | Feb 16
As Israel Folau made a try-scoring debut for his new club Catalan Dragons on Saturday, a man watching from the stands was told to remove a rainbow flag unfurled in support of the LGBT movement.

Boyfriend of British TV Presenter Heartbroken by Her Death

Boyfriend of British TV Presenter Heartbroken by Her Death

NEWS | By Pan Pylas | Feb 16
The boyfriend of Caroline Flack, the British TV host for the controversial reality show "Love Island," said Sunday that his "heart is broken" at her death as criticism swelled at her treatment by some British media.

Bansky's Valentine's Day Mural Covered After it was Defaced

Bansky's Valentine's Day Mural Covered After it was Defaced

NEWS | Feb 16
The family who owns a house in southwest England where an artwork from Banksy appeared in time for Valentine's Day has covered the mural after it was defaced.

Virginia a Key State in Bloomberg's Super Tuesday Strategy

Virginia a Key State in Bloomberg's Super Tuesday Strategy

NEWS | By Alexandra Jaffe | Feb 16
If there is a state where Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg could expect a return on investment, it is Virginia.

Biden in Vegas Takes on Sanders' Gun Votes in Fiery Speech

Biden in Vegas Takes on Sanders' Gun Votes in Fiery Speech

NEWS | By Michelle L. Price and Steve Peoples | Feb 16
Joe Biden, standing on a Las Vegas stage roughly 1,000 feet from the scene of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, took on White House rival Bernie Sanders for his past vote to exempt gun manufacturers from liability for shootings.


Entertainment

3 Shot at Eatery Owned by Kandi Burruss of 'Real Housewives'

3 Shot at Eatery Owned by Kandi Burruss of 'Real Housewives'

CRIME | Feb 15
Three people were shot and wounded on Valentine's Day at a restaurant just outside Atlanta that's owned by singer and "Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Kandi Burruss.


Technology

Facebook's Influencers Nod Shows Murky Side of Campaign Ads

Facebook's Influencers Nod Shows Murky Side of Campaign Ads

PERSONAL TECH | By Barbara Ortutay and Amanda Seitz | Feb 16
Facebook's green light for political campaigns to pay prominent social media users to spread their messages is highlighting the difficulties around setting rules for the fast-changing world of online political campaigning.


Cars

64 U.S. Vehicles Get Insurance Group's Top Safety Rating

64 U.S. Vehicles Get Insurance Group's Top Safety Rating

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Feb 16
Sixty-four cars and SUVs sold in the U.S. earned Top Safety Pick awards from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.


Style

Ryan's Secret Fashion Show Brings Awareness to Male Body Positivity

Ryan's Secret Fashion Show Brings Awareness to Male Body Positivity

FASHION | By Aron Ranen | Feb 14
Ryan's Secret creative director and designer Myriam Chalek wants to bring awareness to young men who experience depression and commit suicide because of body shaming and bullying.


Health/Fitness

Virus Renews Safety Concerns About Slaughtering Wild Animals

Virus Renews Safety Concerns About Slaughtering Wild Animals

HEALTH | By Sam McNeil, Candice Choi | Feb 14
With more than 60 million people under lockdown in more than a dozen Chinese cities, the new outbreak is prompting calls to permanently ban the sale of wildlife.


Nightlife

The Glam Awards @ Sony Hall

The Glam Awards @ Sony Hall

PHOTO ALBUMS | Feb 8
The 21st Annual Glam Awards celebrates the best of New York City Nightlife, it is also an incredible display of creativity, talent and camaraderie.