From the Hollywood Reporter: Gregg Allman, the soulful singer-songwriter and rock ‘n’ blues pioneer who founded The Allman Brothers Band with his late brother, Duane, and composed such classics as “Midnight Rider,” “Melissa” and the epic concert jam “Whipping Post,” has died at age 69. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has told "confidants," including the head of the Environmental Protection Agency Scott Pruitt, that he plans to leave a landmark international agreement on climate change, Axios news outlet reported on Saturday, citing three sources with direct knowledge.
Islamic State claimed responsibility for an attack on a bus loaded with Coptic Christians the day before near the southern city of Minya, which officials said killed 29 people. “A security team of caliphate soldiers set up an ambush for dozens of Christians as they headed to the church of St. Samuel,”...
Rolling Stone recaps: Donald Trump attempts to make a deal with former FBI director James Comey and is visited by Richard Nixon’s ghost in The Simpsons’ latest biting look into the Trump White House. The “125 Days” short opens with scandal...Show More Summary
CNN reports: Singer Ariana Grande has announced she will return to Manchester, England, for a benefit concert following a terror attack at her concert earlier this week. The event, she said, will honor and raise money for the victims and their families. Show More Summary
Channel News Asia reports: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte joked Friday that soldiers could rape up to three women, as he reassured them of his full support under his newly imposed regional martial law. Duterte, who often peppers...Show More Summary
Gauthier Destenay, the husband of Luxembourg’s gay prime minister Xavier Bettel, joined the spouses of other NATO leaders for a photo op on Thursday. Pictured are Destenay, First Lady Melania Trump, First Lady of France Brigitte Macron, First L… Read The post NATO Summit: Husband of Luxembourg’s Gay PM Joins Women in ‘Spouse’ Photo Op appeared first on Towleroad.
Republican Greg Gianforte beat Democrat Rob Quist by 7 percentage points to win Montana’s special House election late last night just hours after being charged with misdemeanor assault for bodyslamming a reporter from The Guardian newspaper. Th… Read The post Republican Greg Gianforte Wins Montana Special Election Hours After Assaulting Reporter appeared first on Towleroad.
LeBron James scored 35 points and passed Michael Jordan to become the NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 135-102 on Thursday night to claim their third straight Eastern Conference title and a return trip to the NBA Finals. Kyrie Irving added...
Jason Bateman seems like he’ll soon be monopolizing every emotion you want to feel via Netflix binging — bringing the goofy and absurd with another season of Arrested Development, and the brooding and sinister with Ozark, the 10-episode drama whose first teaser trailer was just released. Show More Summary
ABC News reports: Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the Justice Department will ask the Supreme Court to review an appeals court ruling that blocked President Donald Trump’s travel ban. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday ruled 10-3 against the travel ban. Show More Summary
The Associated Press reports: Dani Mathers earned fame posing as a nude model. She gained notoriety on the other side of the camera when she snapped a photo of an unwitting and unwilling subject — a naked 71-year-old woman in a gym locker room. Show More Summary
U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Will Let Schools Discriminate Against Students with LGBTQ Parents (Video) In a congressional hearing yesterday, DeVos said that states should decide whether schools can discriminate against students with different backgrounds Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
Katy Perry’s ‘SNL’ Drag Queens Deny Rumors of Homophobic Mistreatment A rumor had spread that on the season finale of Saturday Night Live, Katy Perry's musical guest, the rap trio Migos, felt uncomfortable with drag queens Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2017-0525-1.mp3"] In the Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte has suggested he might impose martial law across the country, after declaring it... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
Politico Europe reports: U.S President Donald Trump congratulated newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron for his “tremendous victory” and “incredible campaign” as they met for the first time over lunch in Brussels on Thursday. Show More Summary
[Content Note: Violence.]Last night, Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs was asking Greg Gianforte, the Republican nominee running in the special election in Montana to replace Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, about the newly-released CBO score...Show More Summary
Attorney General Jeff Sessions failed to disclose meetings with Russian officials, in his security clearance application, CNN reports: Sessions, who met with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak at least two times last year, didn’t note those inte… Read The post Jeff Sessions Failed to Disclose Meetings with Russians in Security Clearance Application appeared first on Towleroad.
It’s caused a bit of a stir among observers of fashion and culture that both Melania Trump and Ivanka Trump wore veils on their heads to meet Pope Francis — but went bare-headed in Saudi Arabia. If there were any stops on President Trump’s whirlwind “If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium” world...
Our Education secretary won't stand up for LGBT youth, so we must take action ourselves.