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Officials: Deadly Pride Parade Crash Appears Unintentional

Officials: Deadly Pride Parade Crash Appears Unintentional

NEWS | By Kelli Kennedy | Jun 20
Wilton Manors Vice Mayor Paul Rolli and Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis said the early investigation of a vehicle's having slammed into Pride parade participants shows it was an accident.

Official: Crash, 'Likely' Due to Storm, Kills 10 in Alabama

Official: Crash, 'Likely' Due to Storm, Kills 10 in Alabama

NEWS | By Jeff Amy | Jun 20
Tropical Depression Claudette claimed 12 lives in Alabama as the storm swept across the southeastern U.S., causing flash flooding and spurring tornadoes that destroyed dozens of homes.

Australia Accused of 'Excessive and Unnecessary' Secrecy

Australia Accused of 'Excessive and Unnecessary' Secrecy

NEWS | By Rod McGuirk | Jun 20
Australia's suppression of information seen as pivotal to a free and open media is at the center of accusations that the country has become one of the world's most secretive democracies.

Southwest U.S. States Bake, Wildfire Threatens Arizona Towns

Southwest U.S. States Bake, Wildfire Threatens Arizona Towns

NEWS | By Ken Ritter | Jun 20
The Southwest U.S. continued to bake Saturday, and weather forecasters kept warnings in effect for excessive heat in Arizona, Nevada and desert areas, at least through the weekend.

Women's College Sports Get Boost in TV Ratings, Visibility

Women's College Sports Get Boost in TV Ratings, Visibility

NEWS | By Cliff Brunt | Jun 20
ESPN's has been experimenting in recent years with showing more women's sports on its various platforms, and good numbers have led the network to become more aggressive.

Munich Wants Rainbow-Colored Stadium for Game with Hungary

Munich Wants Rainbow-Colored Stadium for Game with Hungary

NEWS | By Ciarán Fahey | Jun 20
Hungary may play its final group game at the European Championship in a stadium lit up in rainbow colors as a sign against that country's homophobia and intolerance.

Gay Days Heading Back to Magic Kingdom

Gay Days Heading Back to Magic Kingdom

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 20
Gay Days is headed back to Disneyland as the world opens up again. The event is slated for Sept. 17-19.

As Brazil Tops 500,000 Deaths, Protests Against President

As Brazil Tops 500,000 Deaths, Protests Against President

NEWS | By Marcelo Silva de Sousa | Jun 20
Anti-government protesters took to the streets in more than a score of cities across Brazil on Saturday as the nation's confirmed death toll from COVID-19 soared past half a million.

15 Months Later, Radio City Reopens with Dave Chappelle

15 Months Later, Radio City Reopens with Dave Chappelle

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Jun 20
Fifteen months after shuttering for the pandemic, New York's Radio City Music Hall reopened its doors Saturday for the Tribeca Festival premiere of a new Dave Chappelle documentary.

Brothers Set Record Crossing Large Gap in Park on a Highline

Brothers Set Record Crossing Large Gap in Park on a Highline

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 20
Two brothers from San Francisco say they have set a record for the longest highline ever walked in both Yosemite National Park and California, the San Francisco Chronicle reported.


News

VA Moves to Offer Gender Confirmation Surgery to Vets

VA Moves to Offer Gender Confirmation Surgery to Vets

NATIONAL | By Alexandra Jaffe | Jun 20
The Department of Veterans Affairs is moving to offer transgender veterans gender confirmation surgery, Secretary Denis McDonough announced at a Pride Month event in Orlando.


Business

Federal Holiday Pressures Companies to Give Juneteenth Off

Federal Holiday Pressures Companies to Give Juneteenth Off

By Alexandra Olson | Jun 19
The declaration of Juneteenth as a federal holiday is putting the pressure on more U.S. companies to give their employees the day off, accelerating a movement that took off last year


Technology

Take 2: Spacewalking Astronauts Tackle Solar Panel Work

Take 2: Spacewalking Astronauts Tackle Solar Panel Work

SCIENCE | By Marcia Dunn | Jun 20
Astronauts ventured out on their second spacewalk in less than a week Sunday to install powerful new solar panels outside the International Space Station.


Finance

Millennial Money: It's Time for Better Employee Benefits

Millennial Money: It's Time for Better Employee Benefits

By Kelsey Sheehy, NerdWallet | Jun 20
As the world fo work gets back on track, some employees may want a new normal — one that includes flexible scheduling and benefits that align with their needs and values.


Cars

Edmunds: How to Pick the Right Axle Ratio for Your Truck

Edmunds: How to Pick the Right Axle Ratio for Your Truck

AUTO NEWS | By Travis Langness | Jun 19
There are a number of design choices to consider when you're shopping for a full-size pickup truck. One that's important if you plan on towing with your truck is the axle ratio.


Style

Dolce&Gabbana's 'Light Therapy'' Collection Celebrates Life

Dolce&Gabbana's 'Light Therapy'' Collection Celebrates Life

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Jun 19
Dolce & Gabbana are coaxing men off their sofas and back into the world with a resplendent collection inspired by the extravagant lighting installations of southern Italian street festivals.


Travel

Put a Rainbow Stamp in Your Passport with ToursByLocals

Put a Rainbow Stamp in Your Passport with ToursByLocals

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 19
ToursByLocals brings LGBTQ travelers together with knowledgeable guides who offer personal perspectives on the LGBTQ culture and history of destinations around the world.


Nightlife

Wynwood Pride Miami @ The Oasis :: June 18, 2021

Wynwood Pride Miami @ The Oasis :: June 18, 2021

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 19
Wynwood Pride in Miami, Florida kicked things off with a music festival at The Oasis. The area was packed with eager LGBTQIA+ fans who were treated to various drag performances throughout the night along with a performance by Charli XCX.