Gay Key West: The Latest

Scammer Attempts to Steal Law Degree by Claiming Sex Change Operation

Scammer Attempts to Steal Law Degree by Claiming Sex Change Operation

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 22
Higher education is expensive. So is gender reassignment. But a scammer hit upon a way to have both for free... sort of.

Ronaldo Asks US Court to Dismiss Rape Case or OK Mediation

Ronaldo Asks US Court to Dismiss Rape Case or OK Mediation

NEWS | By Ken Ritter | Oct 22
Cristiano Ronaldo's lawyers have filed court documents asking a U.S. judge in Las Vegas to either dismiss a Nevada woman's lawsuit alleging the soccer star raped her in 2009, or to order closed-door settlement talks.

Trans Man Sues Rosario Dawson & Family, Alleges Transphobic Assault

Trans Man Sues Rosario Dawson & Family, Alleges Transphobic Assault

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 22
A transgender man filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles court last week, alleging actor Rosario Dawson and her family used transphobic language towards him as well as subjected him to violent abuse.

Nicki Minaj Indicates She's Now a Married Woman

Nicki Minaj Indicates She's Now a Married Woman

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 22
Ms. Minaj wants you to know she's now officially Mrs. Petty.

André Aciman Discusses Follow-Up Book to 'Call Me By Your Name' in New Interviews

André Aciman Discusses Follow-Up Book to 'Call Me By Your Name' in New Interviews

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sam Cronin | Oct 22
André Aciman, author of "Call Me By Your Name," is writing a follow-up story to give "a sense of closure and finality" to the characters of Elio and Oliver. Check out some highlights from two new interviews with the author here.

Watch: Tenn. County Commissioner Uses Gay Slur When Referencing Buttigieg

Watch: Tenn. County Commissioner Uses Gay Slur When Referencing Buttigieg

NEWS | Oct 22
A commissioner in Sevier County, Tenn. is making headlines this week for controversial comments he made Monday that caused quite a reaction.

Judge Allows Chicago Suit Against Jussie Smollett to Proceed

Judge Allows Chicago Suit Against Jussie Smollett to Proceed

NEWS | Oct 22
A federal judge on Tuesday refused to dismiss Chicago's lawsuit against former "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett.

Jimmy Carter Hospitalized After Fall at Georgia Home

Jimmy Carter Hospitalized After Fall at Georgia Home

NEWS | Oct 22
Former President Jimmy Carter had another fall at his home in Plains, Georgia, fracturing his pelvis and going to the hospital for treatment and observation, a spokeswoman said Tuesday.

Trump Likens House Impeachment Inquiry to 'a Lynching'

Trump Likens House Impeachment Inquiry to 'a Lynching'

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | Oct 22
President Donald Trump injected racial overtones into the House impeachment inquiry Tuesday by comparing the Democratic-led investigation into his handling of U.S. policy toward Ukraine to a "lynching."

Florida Teacher: Taxpayer-Funded Christian School Fired Me for Being Gay

Florida Teacher: Taxpayer-Funded Christian School Fired Me for Being Gay

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 22
Florida dramatic arts teacher Monica Toro-Lisciandro says that the taxpayer-funded private Christian school where she taught a class fired her after school officials received a tip from an unknown caller that she is a lesbian.


News

Transgender Woman's Attacker Convicted of Assault

Transgender Woman's Attacker Convicted of Assault

CRIME | Oct 22
A man charged with felony aggravated assault in the beating of a Dallas transgender woman has been convicted of misdemeanor assault.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Kitchen

Review :: The Kitchen

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | Oct 22
An unintentional parody of the gangster film, "The Kitchen" ends up being one of the funniest films of the year despite its desire to be gritty and dramatic.


Business

AP-NORC Poll: Americans Agree on Many Aspects of U.S. Identity

AP-NORC Poll: Americans Agree on Many Aspects of U.S. Identity

LEGAL | By Anita Snow and Hannah Fingerhut | Oct 22
Majorities of Americans agree that diversity strengthens the country and that values such as constitutional rights, a fair judicial system and the American dream are key to the nation's identity. But the poll also reveals some striking divisions.


Technology

U.S.: Russian Hackers Use Iranians to Mask Their Identities

U.S.: Russian Hackers Use Iranians to Mask Their Identities

PERSONAL TECH | Oct 22
The United States and the U.K. say they have exposed how a group of Russian hackers hijacked the tools of their Iranian counterparts to attack dozens of countries around the world.


Finance

More Choices and Stable Premiums for Obamacare Next Year

More Choices and Stable Premiums for Obamacare Next Year

HEALTH | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Oct 22
Consumers will have more health insurance choices next year under the Obama-era health care law and premiums will dip slightly for many customers, the Trump administration announced Tuesday.


Cars

Truck Driver Indicted on 23 Counts in Motorcyclist Deaths

Truck Driver Indicted on 23 Counts in Motorcyclist Deaths

AUTO NEWS | Oct 22
A pickup truck driver accused of causing a collision that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire has been indicted on 23 charges saying he negligently caused the deaths and was under the influence of one or more drugs at the time.


Nightlife

Frank Ocean To Launch LGBTQ Dance Night in NYC in Honor of PrEP

Frank Ocean To Launch LGBTQ Dance Night in NYC in Honor of PrEP

CELEBRITIES | By Sam Cronin | Oct 17
Frank Ocean's Blonded brand is set to host a queer club night called PrEP+, so named for the HIV prevention drugs, and to imagine what the 80s would have been like if PrEP had existed then.