Hillary: serious, funny, warm and real

Returning to standing ovations on D.C. book tour stop more…

PHOTOS: Cornerstone Reception

Point Foundation holds annual event at Room & Board more…

High school soccer season nears halfway point

BLUE HILL — The Hancock County high school soccer season is nearing the halfway point, and the George Stevens Academy boys are the only team to have traversed the early part of the schedule without a loss. GSA is currently 4-0-2 with wins against ... more…

Mexico earthquake kills at least 149 people, causes widespread damage

Buildings in LGBT-friendly Mexico City neighborhoods collapsed more…

The Plan for Transformation has transformed Chicago’s built environment

Over the last decade, photographer David Schalliol has been diligently documenting the demolition and transformation of the city’s public housing. Selections from the series are now on display as part of the Chicago Architecture Biennial. In the aughts, it was possible to observe the past and future of U.S. public housing policy on the same Chicago block.… more…

Davidson man accused of vandalizing Confederate monument in Cornelius

The memorial, an obelisk topped by the statue of a soldier, is privately owned by the Mt. Zion Monumental Association. more…

The Amazon HQ2 deal could sell Chicagoans down the river

If city and state officials are successful in their effort to persuade the behemoth online retailer to build a second headquarters here, Chicagoans can all expect to pay big. It seems like only yesterday, but nearly ten years have passed since the day I was talking politics on a radio show and an editor from a competing paper made a confession that almost sent me to the floor.… more…

LGBT reviews are in for Trump’s U.N. speech — and they’re bad

Experts fear respect for 'sovereignty' will lead to ignoring human rights more…

Hillary Clinton teared up watching Kate McKinnon’s ‘SNL’ tribute

the former secretary of state mentions the comedian in her memoir more…

James Corden jokingly apologizes for Sean Spicer kiss

the late night talk show host blames it on a drunken mistake more…

Washington state school shooting suspect pleads not guilty

Caleb Sharpe, a sophomore at Freeman High School near the small town of Rockford ... Sponsored: Sign up for a free webinar as GSA and the U.S. International Trade Administration examine IT modernization. The school with about 300 students is located ... more…

‘13 Reasons Why’ star Brandon Flynn comes out

the actor stood up for LGBT rights in Instagram post more…

Controversy over N.C. Pride remains as LGBTQ groups call for continued boycott

N.C. Pride came in for criticism for scheduling during Yom Kippur, and its decision to move the event to later in the day is being derided as not enough. more…

A Frontline Activist and a Singularly Joyful Human Being

BY ANDY HUMM | Outside the Upper East Side’s Temple Emanu-El on Fifth Avenue, Edie Windsor’s comrades from the grassroots marriage equality movement lined up more than an hour and a half early to make sure they would get a seat inside for her September 15 memorial service. These were the people from Marriage Equality New […] The post A Frontline Activist and a Singularly Joyful Human Being appeared first on Gay City News. more…

Youth, taking flight amid hazards

The mixing of sex and drugs stirs old memories and new concern more…

D.C. Office on Aging to hold LGBTQ town hall

‘We want to hear from you’ more…

3 arrested during Ga. Tech protests after student killed

Investigators say LGBT leader made 911 call, left suicide notes more…

Mx Manners

BY DAVID KENNERLEY | MCC Theater has long been a champion when it comes to showcasing social, ethnic, and sexual diversity onstage. With its latest offering, “Charm,” based on a true story about a 67-year-old black transgender teacher named Miss Gloria Allen, it’s kicking it up a notch. The lead is played with measured sensitivity by […] The post Mx Manners appeared first on Gay City News. more…