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Watch: Homophobic Lithuanian Pol Caught With Mystery Shirtless Man in Zoom Meeting

Watch: Homophobic Lithuanian Pol Caught With Mystery Shirtless Man in Zoom Meeting

NEWS | Dec 5

Now you see him, now you don't. What was a shirtless, younger man seen in Zoom screen of homophobic Lithuanian MPNow you see him, now you don't. What was a shirtless, younger man seen in Zoom screen of homophobic Lithuanian MP Petras Gra┼żulis?

Tommy Dorfman Posts In and Out of the Bathtub Thirst-traps

Tommy Dorfman Posts In and Out of the Bathtub Thirst-traps

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 5

Check out the pics of genderqueer/nonbinary actor Tommy Dorfman (from Netflix's "13 Reasons Why") in and out of the bathtub.

David Kopay Voices Disappointment at the Lack of Publicly Gay Athletes

David Kopay Voices Disappointment at the Lack of Publicly Gay Athletes

NEWS | Dec 5

David Kopay, America's first openly gay professional athlete has spoken out in disappointment that so few gay athletes still don't feel confident enough to come out.

Adult Star Billy Santoro Booted from Sydney Apartment Complex

Adult Star Billy Santoro Booted from Sydney Apartment Complex

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 5

A removal van was spotted outside the Monument, the exclusive apartment complex in Sydney, Australia in what could be the final chapter in gay male star Billy Santoro's ongoing dispute with management of complex's Horizon tower.

Dolly Parton on 54 Year Marriage in New Podcast Interview

Dolly Parton on 54 Year Marriage in New Podcast Interview

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 5

Dolly Parton spoke of her 54-year marriage to Carl Thomas Dean in an interview with Jessie Ware for the "Table Manners" podcast.

Niece Says 'Cruel and Traitorous' Trump Belongs in Prison

Niece Says 'Cruel and Traitorous' Trump Belongs in Prison

NEWS | By Michael R. Sisak | Dec 5

President Donald Trump's niece says her uncle is "criminal, cruel and traitorous" and belongs in prison after he leaves the White House.

Swiss Slopes Buzz as Those of Neighbors Sit Idle in Pandemic

Swiss Slopes Buzz as Those of Neighbors Sit Idle in Pandemic

NEWS | By Jamey Keaten | Dec 5

While the coronavirus resurgence has led Austria, France, and Italy to shut or severely restrict access to their ski stations this holiday season, Switzerland has kept its slopes open.

High Court to Decide Whether Nazi Art Case Stays in US Court

High Court to Decide Whether Nazi Art Case Stays in US Court

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jessica Gresko | Dec 5

Jed Leiber was an adult before he learned that his family was once part-owner of a collection of centuries-old religious artworks now said to be worth at least $250 million.

California on the Brink: Virus Rages and Closures Imminent

California on the Brink: Virus Rages and Closures Imminent

NEWS | By Olga R. Rodriguez, Juliet Williams and Robert Jablon | Dec 5

Much of California is on the brink of sweeping new restrictions on businesses and activities, a desperate attempt to slow the frighteningly rapid escalation of coronavirus cases that threatens to overwhelm hospitals.

UN Health Chief: World Can Start Dreaming of Pandemic's End

UN Health Chief: World Can Start Dreaming of Pandemic's End

NEWS | Dec 5

The U.N. health chief declared Friday that positive results from coronavirus vaccine trials mean the world "can begin to dream about the end of the pandemic."

News

Pressure Mounts on Biden to Make Diverse Picks for Top Posts

Pressure Mounts on Biden to Make Diverse Picks for Top Posts

NEWS | By Will Weissert, Lisa Mascaro and Steve Peoples | Dec 5

President-elect Joe Biden is facing increasing pressure to expand the racial and ideological diversity in his choices for Cabinet and other top jobs.

Business

How to Get Pep Back in Your Pup: EVO3 CBD Pet Drops

How to Get Pep Back in Your Pup: EVO3 CBD Pet Drops

SPONSORED CONTENT | Dec 5

CBD is one natural option many pet owners are adopting to help ease their furry and feathered friends' discomfort. For EVO3 Oils, giving CBD to animals can bring the same wellness benefits as it does for humans.

Technology

Our Favorite LGBTQ Virtual Experiences to Gift This Holiday Season

Our Favorite LGBTQ Virtual Experiences to Gift This Holiday Season

TECHNOLOGY | By Kelsy Chauvin | Dec 4

Digital experiences are turning our computer screens into portals for all sorts of holiday reunions, group workshops, live entertainment and delightful tours. Here's a rundown of a few faves tilted toward LGBTQ interests.

Finance

Pelosi Optimistic, Says Momentum Growing for COVID-19 Relief

Pelosi Optimistic, Says Momentum Growing for COVID-19 Relief

FINANCE | By Andrew Taylor | Dec 4

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi gave an optimistic assessment of the prospects for a mid-sized COVID-19 relief bill and a separate $1.4 trillion governmentwide spending bill on Friday.

Cars

Edmunds: Some of the Best Cars Cost Less than $399 Per Month

Edmunds: Some of the Best Cars Cost Less than $399 Per Month

CARS | By Cameron Rogers of Edmunds | Dec 5

The COVID-19 pandemic initially slowed car sales, but now many new-car buyers are making more expensive purchases than ever before, according to sales data from Edmunds.

Style

Get Grooming: The Best Men's Skincare Product Gifts of the Year

Get Grooming: The Best Men's Skincare Product Gifts of the Year

STYLE | Dec 5

Dark circle under your eyes? A complexion that says you haven't left the house in days (or weeks). We're with you, which is all the more reason to gift yourself or your loved one of the best grooming brands for men on the market.

Health/Fitness

NYC Hospital Workers, Knowing How Bad It Can Get, Brace for COVID 2nd Wave

NYC Hospital Workers, Knowing How Bad It Can Get, Brace for COVID 2nd Wave

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Fred Mogul, WNYC | Dec 4

Many front-line workers are nervous about hospital preparedness, and many observers are less bullish about the effectiveness of the coronavirus testing and tracing infrastructure.

Travel

Police: Couple Flew to Hawaii Despite Positive Virus Tests

Police: Couple Flew to Hawaii Despite Positive Virus Tests

TRAVEL | By Caleb Jones | Dec 4

A couple were arrested at a Hawaii airport after traveling from the U.S. mainland despite knowing they were infected with COVID-19, authorities said.Kauai Police Department via AP

Nightlife

COVID Rules Dish Up McDonald's at London Gay Club, Patrons Mock Online

COVID Rules Dish Up McDonald's at London Gay Club, Patrons Mock Online

NIGHTLIFE | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 29

Saturdays at London's Heaven Nightclub are getting a little happier - at least, the meals are. New COVID rules say bars must serve "substantial meals" with drinks, and McDonald's is partnering with the club.