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New Study Finds That One Third of Gay Youth Have Attempted Suicide

New Study Finds That One Third of Gay Youth Have Attempted Suicide

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Brendan Walker | Apr 21

A new report from the Williams Institute found that that a staggering 30 percent of lesbian, gay and bisexual young adults attempted suicide at least once.

Actors Zoë Kravitz and Taylour Paige Spark Dating Rumors with New Instagram Post

Actors Zoë Kravitz and Taylour Paige Spark Dating Rumors with New Instagram Post

ENTERTAINMENT | By Brendan Walker | Apr 21

Zoë Kravitz and Taylour Paige appeared in a lighthearted Instagram post over the weekend, with fans speculating over their potential relationship status.

Watch: Spanish Water Polo Star Víctor Gutiérrez Pushes Back After Being Called Gay Slur at Match

Watch: Spanish Water Polo Star Víctor Gutiérrez Pushes Back After Being Called Gay Slur at Match

NEWS | Apr 21

Spanish water polo star Víctor Gutiérrez has said enough to homophobic insults after being called one by an opponent this past weekend.

Where's Colton? Ex-Bachelor & Gay Pal Gus Kenworthy Seen at Denver Club

Where's Colton? Ex-Bachelor & Gay Pal Gus Kenworthy Seen at Denver Club

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 21

Colton Underwood was spotted in a Denver club on Sunday with gay pal Gus Kenworthy.

Watch: 'It's a Sin' Star Olly Alexander Wants This Gay Role Next

Watch: 'It's a Sin' Star Olly Alexander Wants This Gay Role Next

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Apr 21

The Years & Years frontman has his next role figured out, but hopes it will be a gay superhero.

'Mean Girls' Star Jonathan Bennett Recalls Gay Bias 'Sucker Punch' While Planning Wedding

'Mean Girls' Star Jonathan Bennett Recalls Gay Bias 'Sucker Punch' While Planning Wedding

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Apr 21

"Mean Girls" actor Jonathan Bennett recently said he believes he and his fiancé were turned away from marrying at a Mexican resort because they are gay.

Families, Doctors Urge Alabama to Reject Trans Treatment Ban

Families, Doctors Urge Alabama to Reject Trans Treatment Ban

NEWS | By Kim Chandler | Apr 21

Transgender youth, parents and advocates on Tuesday urged the Alabama House of Representatives, as well as the state's governor, to reject legislation that would ban the use of puberty-blockers or hormones to treat transgender minors.

Arizona Governor Vetoes Strict Sex Education Legislation

Arizona Governor Vetoes Strict Sex Education Legislation

NEWS | By Bob Christie | Apr 21

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Tuesday vetoed legislation that would have made the state's sex education laws some of the strictest in the nation when it comes to teaching about LGBTQ issues.

Montana Blocks Bill to Ban Gender Affirming Surgery in Youth

Montana Blocks Bill to Ban Gender Affirming Surgery in Youth

NEWS | By Amy Beth Hanson and Iris Samuels | Apr 21

The Montana Senate voted Tuesday to indefinitely postpone a bill that would have banned gender affirming surgery for transgender minors, effectively killing the proposal.

North Carolina Won't Pass Bill to Ban Youth Trans Procedures

North Carolina Won't Pass Bill to Ban Youth Trans Procedures

NEWS | By Bryan Anderson | Apr 21

The office of North Carolina's Republican Senate leader said on Tuesday the chamber won't advance a controversial bill put forward this month by three GOP members that sought to limit medical treatments for transgender people under 21.

News

Was Your Loan Denied? Here's What To Do

Was Your Loan Denied? Here's What To Do

NEWS | By Jerry Brown | Apr 21

It can be a painful experience when a lender rejects your loan application. Although you might not know what to do, you can take steps to increase your approval odds for future applications.

Business

Netflix's Subscriber Growth, Stock Zapped as Pandemic Eases

Netflix's Subscriber Growth, Stock Zapped as Pandemic Eases

BUSINESS | By Michael Liedtke | Apr 21

Netflix's pandemic-fueled subscriber growth is slowing far faster than anticipated as people who have been cooped at home are able to get out and do other things again.

Finance

How To Get A Small-Dollar Mortgage

How To Get A Small-Dollar Mortgage

FINANCE | By Bob Musinski | Apr 20

While these loans are a small share of the overall number of mortgages issued each year, they are vital to low- and middle-income families who are trying to buy a home.

Cars

Scrutiny of Tesla Crash a Sign that Regulation May be Coming

Scrutiny of Tesla Crash a Sign that Regulation May be Coming

CARS | By Tom Krisher | Apr 21

The fiery crash of a Tesla near Houston with no one behind the wheel is drawing scrutiny from two federal agencies that could bring new regulation of electronic systems that take on some driving tasks.

Style

Fashion Industry Evolves, as Virus Forces a Rethink

Fashion Industry Evolves, as Virus Forces a Rethink

STYLE | By Thomas Adamson and Francois Mori | Apr 18

The pandemic has torn a multibillion-dollar bite out of the fabric of Europe's fashion industry, stopped runway shows and forced brands to show their designs digitally instead.

Health/Fitness

The Shock and Reality of Catching Covid After Being Vaccinated

The Shock and Reality of Catching Covid After Being Vaccinated

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Steven Findlay | Apr 20

As more Americans every day are inoculated, a tiny but growing number are contending with the disturbing experience of getting covid despite having had one shot, or even two.

Travel

Prime Minister Hopes to Make Albania a 'Tourism Champion'

Prime Minister Hopes to Make Albania a 'Tourism Champion'

TRAVEL | By Llazar Semini | Apr 21

Albania's prime minister hopes to win reelection this weekend so he can work on making one of Europe's poorest countries a "champion of tourism."