Gay Provincetown: The Latest

Story About Affair Takes Fox News Correspondent Off Air

NEWS | May 5
Fox News Channel's chief White House correspondent, Ed Henry, is "taking some time off" following publication of a magazine story alleging an affair with a Las Vegas woman, the network said Wednesday.

Sean Penn Settles Defamation Suit Against Lee Daniels

NEWS | By Colleen Long | May 5
"Empire" co-creator Lee Daniels apologized to Sean Penn in a statement made public Wednesday as part of a confidential settlement in a defamation lawsuit over comments Daniels made comparing the actor to the show's star Terrence Howard.

Sex Abuse Victims, Lawmakers Push for Right to Sue Molesters

NEWS | By Michael Virtanen | May 5
New Yorkers who were molested as children joined lawmakers and advocates in a two-day rally for lifting the state's statute of limitations on suing abusers, saying the law closing the window at age 23 guarantees many more young victims.

North Carolina Leaders Denounce Federal Threat on LGBT Law

NEWS | By Gary D. Robertson and Emery P. Dalesio | May 5
Giving no indication of yielding to pressure, North Carolina's Republican leaders called a federal warning about the legality of the state's new law limiting LGBT anti-discrimination rules a broad overreach by the government.

Illinois Families Sue Over Transgender Access to Locker Room

NEWS | By Michael Tarm | May 5
Dozens of families took legal action Wednesday in a bid to stop a suburban Chicago school district from allowing a transgender student to use a girls' locker room and restroom, arguing the policy trampled on the privacy rights of other students.

Sidelined: LGBT Laws, NCAA Policy Could Keep Teams at Home

NEWS | By Joedy McCreary | May 5
Teams could pull out of scheduled NCAA events this spring because of new state laws in North Carolina, Mississippi and Tennessee while the sport's governing body's demands for discrimination-free environments.

Alabama City's Leaders Vote to Recall Bathroom Ordinance

NEWS | By Phillip Lucas | May 5
Leaders of an east Alabama city Wednesday repealed an ordinance that would have imposed criminal penalties on people for using a restroom that doesn't match their gender at birth.

Coach: NC Travel Ban to Cost Minnesota Athletes Opportunity

NEWS | May 5
Minnesota State-Mankato's baseball coach on Wednesday lamented the lost opportunity for his team if it were to qualify for the NCAA Division II championship and couldn't play because the tournament is in North Carolina.

US Government: North Carolina LGBT Law Violates Civil Rights

NEWS | May 4
The U.S. Justice Department says a North Carolina law that limits protections to LGBT people violates federal civil rights laws.

Ariana Grande Performs at 10th Annual Delete Blood Cancer Gala  

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | May 4
On May 5, Arian Grande will perform at the 10th Annual DKMS Gala, at Cipriani Wall Street.


News

Boston Traffic Reporter Comes Out as a Woman

NATIONAL | By Mark Pratt | May 4
The familiar voice coming over the radios of tens of thousands of Boston area drivers on the way to work Wednesday was the same. But the name had changed.


Business

Attorney: Prosecutors Dropping Marijuana Dispensary Case

LEGAL | By Sudhin Thanawala | May 5
Federal prosecutors have agreed to drop a nearly four-year effort to seize the property of a California medical marijuana dispensary billed as the nation's largest, the dispensary's attorney said Tuesday.


Technology

Dish Techs Now to Fix iPhones

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jasdanun | May 5
When Dish technicians aren't busy installing satellite TV services in people's homes, they'll be making house calls to replace iPhone batteries and broken screens.


Cars

Auto Sales Hit April Record on Trucks and SUVs

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin | May 5
America's love of trucks and SUVs helped push the auto industry to its best April ever, with most automakers reporting healthy increases.


Travel

Insider Tips for Changing Flights for Free

By Scott Mayerowitz | May 5
Savvy travelers realize that sometimes schedule changes - usually an hour or more - allow the freedom to make itinerary adjustments without paying hundreds of dollars in fees.


Nightlife

Dance to Unite 3rd Annual Benefit Features Debbie Harry

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | May 3
On Tuesday, May 3, Dance to Unite presents the 3rd Annual Benefit: One Way or Another featuring live music from Debbie Harry at Avenues: The World School, located in Chelsea.