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Back in 2006, Towleroad reported on the story of Laurel Hester, a lesbian with terminal cancer that had spread from her lungs to her brain, who was fighting the Ocean County freeholders in order to leave her pension benefits to her partner. Show More Summary
The NYPD is searching for a suspect who attacked a man on the NYC subway last week, the NY Daily News reports: The victim had just exited a train at the 50th St. No. 1 train station and was approaching the turnstiles when the creep kicked him from be… The post Cops Hunt Suspect in Anti-Gay NYC Subway Attack appeared first on Towleroad.
Pope Francis had a private meeting with a gay couple of 19-years during his visit to the U.S., CNN reports: Yayo Grassi, an openly gay man, brought his partner, Iwan, as well several other friends to the Vatican Embassy on September 23 for a brief vi… The post Pope Francis Met Privately with Gay Couple During U.S. Visit: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Madrid is both vibrant and international, a melting pot like New York and London, and worthy of the comparison. Think of Madrid as a sort of world stage where the best of the country has come to play, cook, perform, and do whatever it takes to stand… The post 5 Hotels We Love: Madrid appeared first on Towleroad.
Kim Davis’s attorneys at the Liberty Counsel are pushing back after a Vatican statement this morning that Pope Francis did not request a meeting with Kim Davis, nor did he offer her unconditional support. The Liberty Counsel posted several phot… The post After Pope Pushback, Attorneys Post Photos of Kim Davis in Vatican Embassy Waiting Room appeared first on Towleroad.
Mark Byron, a contestant on the UK’s Big Brother, was attacked with a friend in the city center of Liverpool, UK after leaving a pub, the Liverpool Echo reports: Mark, 25, was leaving the Black Rabbit, on Fleet Street, with friends when...Show More Summary
The Red Inn, one of our favorite Provincetown spots, is having a 100th anniversary this month, so we wanted to mark the occasion by celebrating a gay-owned business we love, and an historic destination in this gorgeous Cape Cod, Massachusetts town wh… The post Provincetown’s Iconic Red Inn Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary appeared first on Towleroad.
So how did Kim Davis get that meeting with the Pope? ‘She used PopeMeet, the new app that matches the Pope with everyday Americans for one-on-one meetings – as long as they are Kim Davis and not any of the volunteer workers, humanitarians… The post Here’s How Kim Davis Beat Out Others to Meet the Pope: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
THE WALK begins in mid air with a jaunty circus-like score from composer Alan Silvestri accompanying the clouds. Our birds-eye view is quickly revealed as just above Manhattan, perched on no less a tourist icon than the Statue of Liberty. That we… The post Movie Review: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Walks ‘The Walk’ appeared first on Towleroad.
Pennsylvania Rep. Brian Sims may be exploring a run for Congress, specifically a run for the seat of U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah, who was indicted in July on charges of bribery, racketeering, money laundering, bank fraud, mail and wire fraud, and filing f… The post Pennsylvania Rep. Brian Sims Exploring Congressional Run appeared first on Towleroad.
Lady Gaga has released a cover of the Chic Nile Rodgers disco classic “I Want Your Love” in a new fashion film directed by Nick Knight for Tom Ford‘s S/S 16 collection. The clip was released in conjunction with Paris Fashion Week a… The post Lady Gaga Covers Chic’s Classic ‘I Want Your Love’ for Tom Ford Fashion Film: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Hillary Clinton reportedly turned down the chance to give the keynote address at this Saturday’s Human Rights Campaign gala in Washington D.C. for the opportunity to appear on Saturday Night Live, the NYT reports: In a top-secret appearance tha… The post Hillary Clinton Turned Down Human Rights Campaign Keynote for SNL: REPORT appeared first on Towleroad.
The Vatican is pushing back on some of the claims made by lawyers for Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis regarding her alleged meeting with Pope Francis in Washington D.C., Reuters reports: Looking to limit controversy after last week’s meeting in Wa… The post Pope Francis Did Not Ask to Meet Kim Davis, Did Not Offer Unconditional Support, Vatican Says appeared first on Towleroad.
Last week we learned that Nick Jonas’ character on Ryan Murphy’s soapy horror show Scream Queens is gay. It’s the second gay role for Jonas, following his turn as a closeted boxer in the MMA drama Kingdom. Jonas, who has spoken of h… The post Nick Jonas Says He’s Not Intentionally Queerbaiting You appeared first on Towleroad.
No doubt referencing Kim Davis as well as other so-called defenders of ‘religious liberty’, 700 Club host and noted bigot Pat Robertson today said that gays are on a vindictive mission to go after anyone “who disagrees with them.… The post Pat Robertson: Gays Want to Bankrupt, Jail, Persecute ‘Anyone Who Disagrees With Them’ – VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
In their latest video, the guys at ASAPScience wonder whether science can tell us anything about optimism and pessimism in humans. “Can science explain your emotional perspective and outlook on life?” they ask. As it turns out, whether y… The post Is The Glass Half Full or Half Empty? ASAPScience Has The Answer: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
> Up to 13 reported dead and 20 injured in mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon. Via USA Today: “Oregon State Police said they believe there only one shooter and that he is ‘no longer a threat,’ The Register-Guard… The post News: Umpqua Community College, LGBT Refugees, North Carolina, Colton Haynes, Human Ken Doll appeared first on Towleroad.
Kim Kardashian-West appeared on Ellen yesterday, revealing interesting tidbits on how she discovered in her early 20s that Caitlyn Jenner is transgender. Kardashian says she had an inkling that Jenner was hiding something, and describes how...Show More Summary
Multi-millionaire and former HP CEO Carly Fiorina claims she’s part of a group getting crushed by a system that benefits the wealthy, Right Wing Watch reports. Fiorina, who with her husband is worth nearly $60 million, sat down with Glenn Beck… The post Carly Fiorina Claims She’s Getting Crushed by System That Benefits the Wealthy: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
New Britain, Connecticut Police Officer Matt Sulek is the latest hot cop to show he has skills beyond protecting and serving. Recently, Sulek saw a young man, Matt Tyler Johnson, busting some serious moves at a car show and decided to challenge him t… The post Watch This Hunky Connecticut Cop Bust a Move in Epic Dance-Off: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.