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Woman Sells Bernie Doll for Over $20K, Donates to Charity

Woman Sells Bernie Doll for Over $20K, Donates to Charity

STYLE | Jan 28
Bernie Sanders went from becoming a hit meme to a nearly $20,000-crochet doll in less than a week.

Explainer: Why It's Hard to Make Vaccines and Boost Supplies

Explainer: Why It's Hard to Make Vaccines and Boost Supplies

NEWS | By Lauren Neergaard | Jan 28
With demand for COVID-19 vaccines outpacing the world's supplies, a frustrated public and policymakers want to know: How can we get more? A lot more. Right away.

Will a 'Vaccine Passport' Be More Valuable Than TSA Pre-Check for Future Travel?

Will a 'Vaccine Passport' Be More Valuable Than TSA Pre-Check for Future Travel?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Matthew Wexler | Jan 28
A vaccine passport "could be the golden ticket to rebooting travel," but how long will it take to get the double dose, and what technology is being developed to prove it?

Watch: From Rom-Coms to Joining the Marvel Universe, Out Actor Haaz Sleiman Pushes Boundaries

Watch: From Rom-Coms to Joining the Marvel Universe, Out Actor Haaz Sleiman Pushes Boundaries

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 28
Out actor Haaz Sleiman is part of Marvel Universe history in the upcoming "Eternals," playing the husband of gay superhero Phastos. He's more down-to-earth is his current role in the gay-rom com "Breaking Fast."

Larger than Life: 'Dirtwoman' Documentary Recalls Counterculture Drag Queen

Larger than Life: 'Dirtwoman' Documentary Recalls Counterculture Drag Queen

ARTS & CULTURE | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jan 27
No one who's lived in Richmond, Virginia during the past fifty years will ever forget Dirtwoman. Donnie Corker was a colorful counterculture drag character in a town that is filled with counterculture eccentrics.

Pulling at Heartstrings: 'Violins of Hope' Live at Kohl Mansion

Pulling at Heartstrings: 'Violins of Hope' Live at Kohl Mansion

ARTS & CULTURE | By Philip Campbell | Jan 27
The touring concert 'Violins of Hope' brought a collection of instruments retrieved and restored from the Holocaust to Northern California a year ago. One of the most memorable concerts in the triumphant tour is now available as a download and CD.

Oscar and Emmy-Winning Actor Cloris Leachman Dies at 94

Oscar and Emmy-Winning Actor Cloris Leachman Dies at 94

NEWS | By Lynn Elber | Jan 27
Cloris Leachman, an Oscar-winner for her portrayal of a lonely housewife in "The Last Picture Show" and a comedic delight as the fearsome Frau Bl├╝cher in "Young Frankenstein" and self-absorbed neighbor Phyllis on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," has died.

'The Walking Dead' Cuts Homophobic Trolls on Social Media

'The Walking Dead' Cuts Homophobic Trolls on Social Media

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 27
"The Walking Dead" just took a proverbial hatchet to brain-eating homophobia on social media.

Virus May Kill More Than 90K in the Next Month, White House Projects

Virus May Kill More Than 90K in the Next Month, White House Projects

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Zeke Miller, Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jan 27
The Biden administration launched its new level-with-America health briefings Wednesday with a projection that as many as 90,000 more in the U.S. will die from the coronavirus in the next four weeks.

Australia Open Declines Invite to Anti-LGBTQ Grand Slam Winner Margaret Court

Australia Open Declines Invite to Anti-LGBTQ Grand Slam Winner Margaret Court

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 27
Australian tennis champ Margaret Court, often cited for her anti-LGBTQ rhetoric, wasn't invited to this year's Australia Open. The Grand Slam winner says she wouldn't go anyway.


Business

Amid COVID-19 Travel Restrictions, United Airlines Launches Travel-Ready Center

Amid COVID-19 Travel Restrictions, United Airlines Launches Travel-Ready Center

PERSONAL TECH | By Matthew Wexler | Jan 26
You may have a mask and hand sanitizer in hand, but if you're planning on traveling any time soon, you'll also have to navigate the maze of pandemic rulesl. United Airlines has launched a digital hub to help customers easily track what may be required.


Technology

UK Chief Scientist Says New Virus Variant May be More Deadly

UK Chief Scientist Says New Virus Variant May be More Deadly

SCIENCE | By Jill Lawless | Jan 22
There is some evidence that a new coronavirus variant first identified in southeast England carries a higher risk of death than the original strain.


Cars

Stellantis CEO: New Car Company Will Protect Jobs and Brands

Stellantis CEO: New Car Company Will Protect Jobs and Brands

AUTO NEWS | By Colleen Barry and Tom Krisher | Jan 21
The CEO of Stellantis, the carmaker created from the merger of PSA Peugeot and Fiat Chrysler, said Tuesday that the tie-up will help preserve jobs, factories and the 14 storied brands.


Style

Julien Fournie Brings Cinematic Marvel to Paris Fashion Week

Julien Fournie Brings Cinematic Marvel to Paris Fashion Week

FASHION | Jan 27
With shows taking place behind closed doors due to the coronavirus pandemic, designers such as Julien Fournie are becoming versatile: getting their designs out to the public by making a film of their collection and streaming it online.


Health/Fitness

'It's A Sin' Star: I Became HIV-Positive after My First Sexual Experience

'It's A Sin' Star: I Became HIV-Positive after My First Sexual Experience

CELEBRITIES | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 27
Actor and AIDS activist Nathaniel Hall, a star of the '80s-set miniseries "It's A Sin," became positive after his very first sexual relationship. That eventually led to his one-man show and his efforts to combat stigma.


Travel

Palm Springs: A Winter Getaway Like None Other

Palm Springs: A Winter Getaway Like None Other

By Matthew Wexler | Jan 27
Here's a look at why Palm Springs is on the top of our destination list for the coming year and what makes the desert dream the ideal getaway.


Nightlife

In LA, Gay Bars, Restaurants Look to Crowdfunding to Survive

In LA, Gay Bars, Restaurants Look to Crowdfunding to Survive

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26
LGBTQ bars and restaurants in greater Los Angeles are struggling to survive the second, and latest, COVID lockdown. Crowdfunding has proven to be a lifeline for many.