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United States Issues its 1st Passport with 'X' Gender Marker

United States Issues its 1st Passport with 'X' Gender Marker

NEWS | By Colleen Slevin | Oct 27
The United States has issued its first passport with an "X" gender designation — a milestone in the recognition of the rights of people who don't identify as male or female.

Billy Porter to Direct 'Camp' Film Version

Billy Porter to Direct 'Camp' Film Version

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 27
Billy Porter has signed on to direct the movie version of Lev Rosen's YA novel "Camp," about first love at a summer camp for LGBTQ+ teens.

In What Country Do Men Have the Most Sexual Partners?

In What Country Do Men Have the Most Sexual Partners?

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 27
A new survey reveals in which country men have the most sexual partners — guess who's on top?

'Dune' to Get Sequel, with Theater-Only Release Set for 2023

'Dune' to Get Sequel, with Theater-Only Release Set for 2023

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Oct 27
"Dune" isn't done.

Chappelle Special Spurs Netflix Walkout and Counter Protests

Chappelle Special Spurs Netflix Walkout and Counter Protests

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 27
Netflix employees who walked out Wednesday in protest of Dave Chappelle's special and its anti-transgender comments were joined by allies who chanted "Trans lives matter."

Blackhawks GM Resigns, Team Fined after Sexual Assault Probe

Blackhawks GM Resigns, Team Fined after Sexual Assault Probe

NEWS | By Jay Cohen and Stephen Whyno | Oct 27
The Chicago Blackhawks mishandled allegations that an assistant coach sexually assaulted a player during the team's Stanley Cup run in 2010, according to an investigation.

Watch: Josh Cavallo Comes Out in a Big Statement Before A-League Season

Watch: Josh Cavallo Comes Out in a Big Statement Before A-League Season

NEWS | By John Pye | Oct 27
Josh Cavallo recorded the statement that he'd been too concerned to talk about publicly for a very long time.

FDA Panel Backs Pfizer's Low-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine for Kids

FDA Panel Backs Pfizer's Low-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine for Kids

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lauren Neergaard, Matthew Perrone | Oct 27
The U.S. moved a step closer to expanding COVID-19 vaccinations as government advisers endorsed kid-size doses of Pfizer's shots for 5- to 11-year-olds.

Enforcement of Indoor Vaccine Mandate Proves Uneven in US

Enforcement of Indoor Vaccine Mandate Proves Uneven in US

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Caleb Jones, Olga Rodriguez | Oct 27
How rigorously vaccination requirements are being enforced varies from place to place, even within the same state or city.

Watch: Beloved Catholic School Music Teacher Fired for Marrying His Partner

Watch: Beloved Catholic School Music Teacher Fired for Marrying His Partner

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Oct 27
A beloved Catholic school music teacher in Queens, New York, has lost his job because he married his partner.


News

New Studies Show LGBTQ+ Mental Health Has Suffered in the Trump Era

New Studies Show LGBTQ+ Mental Health Has Suffered in the Trump Era

HEALTH | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 26
If you feel that your mental health has suffered during the last six years, coinciding with the candidacy — and then the presidency — of Donald Trump, new studies confirm you aren't imagining it.


Finance

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

By Randa Kriss | Oct 21
Here are some of the government funding options that are still available to help small businesses in the time of COVID — and how to get them.


Cars

Toyota Testing Hydrogen Combustion Engines in Race Cars

Toyota Testing Hydrogen Combustion Engines in Race Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Oct 26
Toyota said Monday it is testing hydrogen combustion engines in race cars as it works toward using the technology in commercial products.


Style

Possible Rise in Baguette Prices Poses Crunch for the French

Possible Rise in Baguette Prices Poses Crunch for the French

FOOD/DRINK | By Thomas Adamson | Oct 27
A hike in the cost of wheat is alarming French households who fear a possible rise in the price of the prized baguette, seen by many as a barometer of the country's economic health.


Travel

US Details New International COVID-19 Travel Requirements

US Details New International COVID-19 Travel Requirements

By Zeke Miller, David Koenig | Oct 26
Children under 18 and people from dozens of countries with a shortage of vaccines will be exempt from new rules requiring most travelers to the United States be vaccinated against COVID-19.


Nightlife

Treat Yourself to a Pleasure Trip with Tracy's DogĀ® Turboo

Treat Yourself to a Pleasure Trip with Tracy's DogĀ® Turboo

SEX | Oct 18
Just because you are in the middle of staying healthy and safe during the pandemic does not mean you have to forget about your sex life; you are your safest sex partner, and this toy can help you become your best partner, too.