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LA Police Probe Claim Roman Polanski Molested Girl in '75

LA Police Probe Claim Roman Polanski Molested Girl in '75

NEWS | By Michael Balsamo | Dec 13
Los Angeles detectives they are investigating a woman's claim that Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski molested her in 1975, when she was 10 years old. But the allegations are so old that criminal charges couldn't be brought, even if proven.

The AP Names its Breakthrough Entertainers of 2017

The AP Names its Breakthrough Entertainers of 2017

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 13
The overnight success story in Hollywood is as much of a fairytale as its movies. Years of training, sacrifice and failed attempts at stardom typically define the experience of entertainers before that breakthrough moment occurs.

Democrat Doug Jones Defeats Roy Moore in Alabama Senate Race

Democrat Doug Jones Defeats Roy Moore in Alabama Senate Race

NEWS | Dec 12
In a stunning victory aided by scandal, Democrat Doug Jones won Alabama's special Senate election on Tuesday, beating back history, an embattled Republican opponent and President Donald Trump, who urgently endorsed GOP rebel Roy Moore f

Sage Toys Party @ Chelsea Piers, Pier 60 :: December 10, 2017

Sage Toys Party @ Chelsea Piers, Pier 60 :: December 10, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 12
Sage held their annual Toys Party at Chelsea Piers, Pier 60 with special guest Whoopi Goldberg.

As Trump Admin Dreams of a White Only Christmas, National LGBTQ Task Force Throws a Media Party for All

As Trump Admin Dreams of a White Only Christmas, National LGBTQ Task Force Throws a Media Party for All

NEWS | Dec 12
In response to the White House snubbing LGBTQ and black reporters, the National LGBTQ Task Force is hosting its own holiday party for the press, titled "Not The White House Holiday Party."

Smoker Arrested After Yelling Death Threats on Plane

Smoker Arrested After Yelling Death Threats on Plane

NEWS | Dec 12
Officials say a woman caught trying to smoke on a Southwest flight has been arrested after shouting she was going to kill everyone on the plane.

Bloomberg 50 Honors Gender/Wage Activist Natasha Lamb

Bloomberg 50 Honors Gender/Wage Activist Natasha Lamb

NEWS | Dec 12
The Bloomberg 50 list recognizes the work of investor activist and sustainable wealth manager Natasha Lamb, managing partner at Arjuna Capital.

Dems Accuse Trump of Unsavory Insinuations About Gillibrand

Dems Accuse Trump of Unsavory Insinuations About Gillibrand

NEWS | By Nancy Benac and Jonathan Lemire | Dec 12
Plowing into the sexual harassment debate in a big way, President Donald Trump laced into Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, tweeting that the New York Democrat would come to his office "begging" for campaign contributions and "do anything" to get them.

Watch: Harry Styles & James Corden Kiss for 'Carpool Karaoke' Holiday Special

Watch: Harry Styles & James Corden Kiss for 'Carpool Karaoke' Holiday Special

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 12
This is one way to celebrate the holidays.

Teen Trans Trailblazer Gavin Grimm to Receive Honor from HRC

Teen Trans Trailblazer Gavin Grimm to Receive Honor from HRC

NEWS | Dec 12
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC), the educational arm of civil rights organization HRC, announced that it will honor transgender advocate Gavin Grimm with an Upstander Award.


News

Watch: Liberal Redneck Tells Alabama to Reject 'Yosemite Sham'

Watch: Liberal Redneck Tells Alabama to Reject 'Yosemite Sham'

POLITICS | Dec 12
Calling Sessions "a hobbit from an alternate universe where JRR Tolkien own slaves," Crowder called Moore "an unbelievable bag of shit" and a "poorly-written villain from a 'Dukes of Hazard' episode."


Entertainment

'A John Waters Christmas' Interview
Charlotte, NC

'A John Waters Christmas' Interview

THEATRE | By Jerry Yelton | Dec 9
Acclaimed and renown filmmaker John Waters ("Female Trouble," "Hairspray," "Pink Flamingos") brings his annual holiday show to Asheville, N.C. on Dec. 18.

 Review :: My Love

Review :: My Love

MUSIC | By JC Alvarez | Dec 12
On her latest EP "My Love" Ria Mae offers up some heartfelt pop without having to compromise herself in the process, producing some perfect precision production that is elating as well as deep.


Business

Bitcoin Futures Soar Amid Frenzy Over Virtual Currency

Bitcoin Futures Soar Amid Frenzy Over Virtual Currency

FINANCE | Dec 12
Bitcoin's debut on a major U.S. exchange is a hit so far, with the price of the first-ever futures contract for the virtual currency rising 18 percent.


Technology

New Planetarium Seeks to Put NJ Science Center on Travel Map

New Planetarium Seeks to Put NJ Science Center on Travel Map

PERSONAL TECH | By Shawn Marsh | Dec 12
New Jersey's Liberty Science Center in Jersey City is aiming to take visitors into space in what they are billing as the largest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere.


Finance

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

REAL ESTATE | Dec 7
The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) senior community is currently a very important part of the American population, and the struggle for resources and housing can sometimes be difficult.


Style

8 Gear Gift Ideas for the Gnarly Girl Adventurer

8 Gear Gift Ideas for the Gnarly Girl Adventurer

HOME | By Jill Gleeson | Dec 13
Whether your honey is a hardcore outdoor warrior who chuckles at subzero temperatures or a more casual weekend adventurer who's never heard of a Shewee and doesn't want to, great gear always makes the going better.