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Gwyneth Paltrow Tackles Bedroom Taboos in Netflix Series

Gwyneth Paltrow Tackles Bedroom Taboos in Netflix Series

ENTERTAINMENT | By Brooke Lefferts | Oct 21

Six couples of varying ages, races, and sexual orientations work with experts to learn new ways to see each other and increase intimacy on Gwyneth Paltrow's new Netflix series "Sex, Love & goop."

S Korean Military to Appeal Ruling on Transgender Soldier

S Korean Military to Appeal Ruling on Transgender Soldier

NEWS | By Hyung-Jin Kim | Oct 21

South Korea's military said it will appeal a landmark court ruling that struck down its decision to discharge the country's first known transgender soldier before she was found dead earlier this year.

Chappelle Special Spurs Netflix Walkout; 'Trans Lives Matter'

Chappelle Special Spurs Netflix Walkout; 'Trans Lives Matter'

NEWS | By Alex Veiga and Lynn Elber | Oct 20

Netflix employees who walked out Wednesday in protest of Dave Chappelle's special and its anti-transgender comments were joined by allies who chanted "Trans lives matter," getting pushback from counterprotesters who also showed up.

Homocom Brandon Straka Pleaded Guilty to Insurrection Charges

Homocom Brandon Straka Pleaded Guilty to Insurrection Charges

NEWS | Oct 20

Homocon and social media activist Brandon Straka pleaded guilty Wednesday to disorderly conduct during the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.

Ruby Rose Alleges CW's 'Batwoman' had Toxic Workplace, Execs Respond

Ruby Rose Alleges CW's 'Batwoman' had Toxic Workplace, Execs Respond

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Oct 20

Ruby Rose says a toxic work environment is the real reason they walked away from CW's "Batwoman." Execs respond and reveal complaints against the actor.

Jamie Lee Curtis Is a "Grateful Student" After Daughter Ruby's Transition

Jamie Lee Curtis Is a "Grateful Student" After Daughter Ruby's Transition

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Oct 20

The 'Halloween Kills' star shared how much she has learned from her daughter about gender and why daughter Ruby wants to share her story now.

Ahead of New Album 'Blue Banisters,' We Rank Lana Del Rey's Discography

Ahead of New Album 'Blue Banisters,' We Rank Lana Del Rey's Discography

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 20

We're ranking Lana Del Rey's albums ahead of her new album "Blue Banisters," which arrives Friday.

US Gov't Targeted Canadian WWE Hall of Famer for Deportation, Fearing He Might be Gay

US Gov't Targeted Canadian WWE Hall of Famer for Deportation, Fearing He Might be Gay

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 20

The United States government had WWE great Pat Patterson in its sights for deportation in the 1960s because, newly uncovered documents indicate, there were fears that he might be gay.

'THTH' star Harry Jowsey Apologizes for Homophobic Slur Against James Charles

'THTH' star Harry Jowsey Apologizes for Homophobic Slur Against James Charles

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20

"Too Hot to Handle" star Harry Jowsey apologized for a homophobic comment he made about popular YouTube personality James Charles.

Superman's Not the First Bisexual Hero, But He'll Bring Hope to LGBTQ+ Fans

Superman's Not the First Bisexual Hero, But He'll Bring Hope to LGBTQ+ Fans

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20

The new Superman storyline allows bisexual teens to see themselves reflected in a world-famous character.

News

Brazil Senate Urges Charges Against Bolsonaro over Pandemic

Brazil Senate Urges Charges Against Bolsonaro over Pandemic

NEWS | By Debora Alvares and Diane Jeantet | Oct 21

A Brazilian Senate report recommended Wednesday pursuing crimes against humanity and other charges against President Jair Bolsonaro for allegedly bungling Brazil's response to COVID-19.

Entertainment

Review: 'Dune' a Mesmerizing, Absorbing Spectacle

Review: 'Dune' a Mesmerizing, Absorbing Spectacle

ENTERTAINMENT | By Megan Kearns | Oct 20

Denis Villeneuve's mesmerizing, gorgeous adaptation of Frank Herbert's novel stars a great cast. Ambitious and absorbing, it explores politics, colonialism, oppression, and power dynamics.

Business

Rare Coin Made in Colonial New England Could Fetch $300,000

Rare Coin Made in Colonial New England Could Fetch $300,000

BUSINESS | By Mark Pratt | Oct 21

An extraordinarily rare coin with a face value of just pennies when it was minted in mid-17th century New England could sell for the equivalent of about $300,000 when it's put up for auction.

Technology

S Korea Test Launches 1st Domestically Made Space Rocket

S Korea Test Launches 1st Domestically Made Space Rocket

TECHNOLOGY | By Kim Tong-Hyung | Oct 21

South Korea's first domestically produced space rocket reached its desired altitude but failed to deliver a dummy payload into orbit in its first test launch on Thursday.

Finance

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

FINANCE | By Randa Kriss | Oct 21

Here are some of the government funding options that are still available to help small businesses in the time of COVID — and how to get them.

Cars

Edmunds: The Five to Drive in 2022 are Worth the Wait

Edmunds: The Five to Drive in 2022 are Worth the Wait

CARS | By Ryan ZumMallen, Edmunds | Oct 16

There are a number of new models on the horizon that promise big improvements. Here are five of them coming out in the next three to six months that Edmunds' experts believe will be worth the wait.

Health/Fitness

FDA OK's Mixing COVID Vaccines, Backs Moderna and J&J Boosters

FDA OK's Mixing COVID Vaccines, Backs Moderna and J&J Boosters

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Matthew Perrone, Lauran Neergaard | Oct 21

U.S. regulators signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or J&J vaccine, saying anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received initially.

Nightlife

Treat Yourself to a Pleasure Trip with Tracy's Dog® Turboo

Treat Yourself to a Pleasure Trip with Tracy's Dog® Turboo

NIGHTLIFE | Oct 18

Just because you are in the middle of staying healthy and safe during the pandemic does not mean you have to forget about your sex life; you are your safest sex partner, and this toy can help you become your best partner, too.