Officials open ‘fraud investigation’ of World OutGames

Organizers abruptly cancelled sporting events, citing ‘financial challenges’ more…

Sandy Rios: “Greg Gianfortes Hitting Ben Jacobs Was The Right Thing To Do Because He Is A Girly-Man”

  American Family Association’s Sandy Rios went on her radio show on Thursday to defend Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte against accusations that he assaulted Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs, even though there are eyewitnesses and an audio recording. She claims that is all “sounds very grade school playground-y” and said that modern men don’t need [...] more…

After scare, rethinking home security measures

D.C. offers incentives to homeowners who install cameras more…

Signature’s ‘Jesus Christ Superstar,’ Mosaic’s ‘Ulysses’ use story to strong effect

Signature breathes new life into classic rock musical more…

GMHC opens Carl Jacobs Mental Health Clinic

New York-based AIDS agency hopes to ‘wipe out’ virus more…

D.C. moves primary election but fails to end voter ban

Political parties should pay cost of primaries while independents excluded more…

Gender-confirmation procedures up 20 percent

NORWALK, Conn. — Since starting to collect statistics on gender-confirmation surgeries two years ago, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons reports a nearly 20 percent increase in the procedures, HealthDay News reports. More than 3,200 gender-confirmation surgeries of all types were performed in 2016, the plastic surgeons’ group reports. That represents a rise of nearly […] more…

Husband of Luxembourg’s gay prime minister joins NATO spouse photo

Destenay was the only male in the group more…

Mariah Carey honors gay fan who died in Manchester bombing

Martyn Hett was a member of the singer's 'Lambily' more…

Brutally sparse The Wall a haunting psychological battlefield

by Sara Michelle Fetters - SGN AandE Writer THE WALL Now playing For the past 20 hours, two Army Rangers, staff sergeant Shane Matthews (John Cena) and his spotter, Allan 'Ize' Isaac (Aaron Taylor-Johnson), have been hidden on a dusty Iraqi ridge ov... more…

Betsy DeVos OKs anti-LGBT discrimination by schools

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer Trump's Education Secretary, Betsy DeVos, said she would allow schools receiving federal funds to discriminate against LGBT students if parents wanted such discrimination and state rules authorized it. DeVos made th... more…

Scott’s fascinatingly unsettling Covenant doubles down on Prometheus

by Sara Michelle Fetters - SGN AandE Writer ALIEN: COVENANT Now playing The spaceship Covenant carries 2,000 colonists who have left Earth for a new life on a distant planet on the other side of the solar system. There are 16 crew members who have j... more…

Patty Murray introduces federal $15 per hour minimum wage bill

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer Washington Sen. Patty Murray announced on May 25 that she will introduce legislation to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2024. Her colleague, Sen. Maria Cantwell, is a one of 30 co-sponsors of the measure. ... more…

Brandy, Jennifer Hudson and Tinashe headlining Pride celebrations around the country this summer

by Albert Rodriguez - SGN AandE Writer Brandy and Chromeo will headline the LA Pride Festival on June 10 and 11, in West Hollywood, if you happen to be in SoCal at that time. Joining them are former teen heartthrob Aaron Carter, pop singer Kat Dahlia... more…

HUD Secretary Ben Carson to speak at hate group convention

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson is scheduled to deliver a speech at the upcoming World Congress of Families convention in Budapest. The group is listed as an anti-LGBT hate group by the South... more…

Tragedy strikes at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, 22 killed and tour suspended

by Albert Rodriguez - SGN AandE Writer Ariana Grande was just here in Seattle two months ago. She performed before a packed crowd at Key Arena. I was there, sitting, or rather standing at seat 1 in Row 6 of Section 128. I remember a family of women a... more…

New City of Seattle fund seeks new ideas for achieving results and racial equity

The City of Seattle's Human Services Department (HSD) is piloting an Innovation Fund to test new ideas or programs that focus on achieving results and racial equity. This fund will make available $225,000 for new ideas related to one of the department... more…

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo’s sold out performances a delight and a revelation

by Sharon Cumberland - SGN AandE Writer UW WORLD DANCE LES BALLETS TROCKADERO DE MONTE CARLO MEANY HALL May 20 (May 18-20) The beloved, all-male dance company, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, returned to Meany Hall last week for three sold-ou... more…