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Activists, Celebs and More Pay Tribute to Larry Kramer on Social Media

Activists, Celebs and More Pay Tribute to Larry Kramer on Social Media

NEWS | May 27
After it was announced that AIDS and LGBTQ activist Larry Kramer died Wednesday at 84, tributes from fellow activists, celebrities and others soon came pouring in on social media.

Interim Mr. Gay World a Heroic Doctor Who Battled COVID-19

Interim Mr. Gay World a Heroic Doctor Who Battled COVID-19

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 27
When Mr. Gay World 2020 had to be put off to next year, the plan was for first runner-up from 2019 to serve an interim term. Then an ironic twist emerged - one with a heroic tinge.

Journalist Accuses Ronan Farrow (& Family) of Trying to Kill Her Soon-Yi Previn Profile

Journalist Accuses Ronan Farrow (& Family) of Trying to Kill Her Soon-Yi Previn Profile

ENTERTAINMENT | May 27
A journalist who wrote a 2018 profile of Soon-Yi Previn in New York magazine claims that Ronan Farrow and his family tried to get the publication to kill the piece.

Watch: Shirtless Jason Derulo Goes Viral for Eye-Popping 'Wipe it Down' TikTok Challenge

Watch: Shirtless Jason Derulo Goes Viral for Eye-Popping 'Wipe it Down' TikTok Challenge

ENTERTAINMENT | May 27
Jason Derulo is once again going viral — this time it's thanks to his hilarious response to the popular "Wipe it Down" challenge on TikTok.

Chechen Leader Resurfaces After COVID-19 Infection Reports

Chechen Leader Resurfaces After COVID-19 Infection Reports

NEWS | May 27
The strongman leader of Russia's province of Chechnya went live on Instagram Wednesday to insist that he was feeling well, in an apparent attempt to dispel media reports about his hospitalization with COVID-19.

NASA Chief 'All In' for Tom Cruise to Film on Space Station

NASA Chief 'All In' for Tom Cruise to Film on Space Station

NEWS | By Marcia Dunn | May 27
NASA is rolling out the International Space Station's red carpet for Tom Cruise to make a movie in orbit.

AIDS Activist, Playwright Larry Kramer Dies at 84

AIDS Activist, Playwright Larry Kramer Dies at 84

NEWS | May 27
Larry Kramer, one of the most prominent activists to the AIDS crisis in the 80s and 90s, died Wednesday in Manhattan, according to The New York Times. He was 84.

Trump Threatens Social Media After Twitter Fact-Checks Him

Trump Threatens Social Media After Twitter Fact-Checks Him

NEWS | By Zeke Miller | May 27
President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering after Twitter added fact checks to two of his tweets.

Fallon Apologizes for Using Blackface in 20-Year-Old Skit

Fallon Apologizes for Using Blackface in 20-Year-Old Skit

NEWS | May 27
NBC "Tonight" show host Jimmy Fallon has apologized for doing an impersonation of fellow comic Chris Rock while in blackface during a 2000 episode of "Saturday Night Live."

Wednesday Workout: Cole Baker Tackles Spartan "300" Workout

Wednesday Workout: Cole Baker Tackles Spartan "300" Workout

Cole Baker tackled 300 reps of six different exercises. Can you handle it, too?


News

Zambian Gay Couple, Sentenced to 15 Years for Love, Pardoned by President

Zambian Gay Couple, Sentenced to 15 Years for Love, Pardoned by President

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 27
The president of Zambia has announced a pardon for a same-sex couple that had been sentenced to 15 years in prison for the crime of being in a loving relationship.



Entertainment

Review: 10! 10! 10s Across the Board for HBO Max' 'Legendary'

Review: 10! 10! 10s Across the Board for HBO Max' 'Legendary'

ENTERTAINMENT | By JC Alvarez | May 27
HBO Max takes to the runway in the new reality competition series "Legendary," promises to burn Paris down and bring the houses of the underground ball scene back into the mainstream!



Business

Biden Campaign Names National Director for Voter Protection

Biden Campaign Names National Director for Voter Protection

BUSINESS | By Kat Stafford | May 27
Joe Biden has hired a national director for voter protection, a role his campaign says will focus broadly on voter rights, including the disenfranchisement of people of color amid the COVID-19 pandemic.



Technology

American Virus Deaths At 100,000: What Does A Number Mean?

American Virus Deaths At 100,000: What Does A Number Mean?

TECHNOLOGY | By Ted Anthony | May 27
This is the week when America's official coronavirus death toll reaches six digits. One hundred thousand lives wiped out by a disease unknown to science a half a year ago. What does the number mean?



Finance

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio | May 26
Hospitals around the country are afraid to send out hundreds of thousands of bills related to COVID-19 testing. That's because Congress mandated there would be no copays and no out-of-pocket costs for patients. But who's paying?



Cars

Nissan-Renault Alliance to Share More Parts, Technology

Nissan-Renault Alliance to Share More Parts, Technology

CARS | By Yuri Kageyama | May 27
The auto alliance of Nissan and Renault said Wednesday it will be sharing more vehicle parts, technology and models to save costs as the industry struggles to survive the coronavirus pandemic.



Style

Slather, Lather and Rinse: Best Summer Grooming Products for Men

Slather, Lather and Rinse: Best Summer Grooming Products for Men

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | May 27
As temperatures rise, so does the beating on our skin. Fortunately, there's an arsenal of skincare lines to tackle the daily grind.



Health/Fitness

Dangerous Blood Clots Pose a Perplexing Coronavirus Threat

Dangerous Blood Clots Pose a Perplexing Coronavirus Threat

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Lindsey Tanner | May 27
Blood clots that can cause strokes, heart attacks and dangerous blockages in the legs and lungs are increasingly being found in COVID-19 patients, including some children.



Travel

Latam Airlines Seeks Bankruptcy Protection as Travel Slumps

Latam Airlines Seeks Bankruptcy Protection as Travel Slumps

TRAVEL | By Adam Schreck | May 26
Latam Airlines, South America's biggest carrier, sought U.S. bankruptcy protection Tuesday as it grapples with a sharp downturn in air travel sparked by the coronavirus pandemic.



Nightlife

COVID-19 Leads to Closure of the Stud, SF's Oldest LGBT Bar

COVID-19 Leads to Closure of the Stud, SF's Oldest LGBT Bar

| By John Ferranini | May 21
The Stud, San Francisco's oldest continuously-operating LGBT club, will be closing its doors permanently, according to a news release from Honey Mahogany, a co-owner of the South of Market establishment.