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Why Australia Needs a National Ban on Conversion Therapy

Why Australia Needs a National Ban on Conversion Therapy

NEWS | Sep 20
In recent weeks, Queensland and the ACT became the first Australian jurisdictions to ban conversion therapy but a national approach is needed.

Watch: Melania Resurrected, This Time in Bronze & with Controversy

Watch: Melania Resurrected, This Time in Bronze & with Controversy

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
Two months after a wooden statue of Melania Trump was destroyed by arsonists near her hometown in Slovenia, it's been resurrected, this time in bronze.

Watch: RuPaul Wins Record-Breaking 5th Emmy, Gets Political & Honors Chi Chi DuVane

Watch: RuPaul Wins Record-Breaking 5th Emmy, Gets Political & Honors Chi Chi DuVane

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
RuPaul broke an Emmy's record with his fifth consecutive win for Outstanding Host in a Reality Competition Series. In his thank you speech, Ru gets political and dedicates the award to the late Chi Chi DuVane.

Gay Couple Recalls Being Married by RGB

Gay Couple Recalls Being Married by RGB

NEWS | Sep 20
A New York couple recall their wedding officiated by Ruth Gater Ginsburg.

Pogacar Rides to Victory at COVID-defying Tour de France

Pogacar Rides to Victory at COVID-defying Tour de France

NEWS | Sep 20
Riding high on a performance for the ages, 21-year-old Tour de France rookie Tadej Pogacar was cruising into Paris with the race leader's iconic yellow jersey Sunday, on his way to becoming the youngest post-war winner of the showpiece event.

Sunday's Virtual Emmy Awards Set Bar High with Live Telecast

Sunday's Virtual Emmy Awards Set Bar High with Live Telecast

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lynn Elber | Sep 20
The glitch at the virtual creative arts Emmy telecast was minor, but it may have provoked flashbacks for the host of Sunday's more ambitious main TV awards ceremony.

GOP Hopeful Supreme Court Battle Will Help Shift Election

GOP Hopeful Supreme Court Battle Will Help Shift Election

NEWS | By Steve Peoples and Lisa Mascaro | Sep 20
Now, just 44 days before Trump's reelection will be decided, Republicans are again looking to a Supreme Court nomination fight to unite a deeply fractured party as it faces the very real possibility of losing the White House and control of the Senate.

Oops, Says Emmy: 'This Is Us' Actor Gets Award After Mix-Up

Oops, Says Emmy: 'This Is Us' Actor Gets Award After Mix-Up

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lynn Elber | Sep 20
In a virtual Emmys version of the wrong-winner Oscars gaffe, Ron Cephas Jones' guest actor award for "This Is Us" was announced for another nominee, Jason Bateman.

Pop Culturing: Bullying, Boys and BFFs in the Wonderful 'PEN15' Season 2

Pop Culturing: Bullying, Boys and BFFs in the Wonderful 'PEN15' Season 2

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 20
The second season of Hulu's wonderful comedy "PEN15," which stars Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle playing preteens in the early 00s, is quite an achievement and one of the best shows of 2020.

Arizona Senate Race Could Impact Confirmation of New Justice

Arizona Senate Race Could Impact Confirmation of New Justice

NEWS | By Jonathan J. Cooper | Sep 20
If Arizona Democrat Mark Kelly wins a seat in the U.S. Senate, he could take office as early as Nov. 30, shrinking the GOP's Senate majority at a crucial moment and complicating the path to confirmation for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee.


News

Sweden Spared Surge of Virus Cases but Many Questions Remain

Sweden Spared Surge of Virus Cases but Many Questions Remain

NEWS | By David Keyton | Sep 20
When most of Europe locked down their populations early in the pandemic by closing schools, restaurants, gyms and even borders, Swedes kept enjoying many freedoms.



Entertainment

Review: 'Los Fuertes' a Tender Same-Sex Love Story

Review: 'Los Fuertes' a Tender Same-Sex Love Story

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 20
González and Altamirano share a palpable chemistry, whether their characters are sneaking passionate kisses, having passionate sex, or cuddling up contentedly for a good night's sleep.



Business

Park MGM and NoMad Las Vegas Reopen as Strip's First Smoke-Free Resort

Park MGM and NoMad Las Vegas Reopen as Strip's First Smoke-Free Resort

TRAVEL | Sep 20
It took a pandemic with high incidence of respiratory symptoms to nudge Las Vegas toward a smoke-free environment, but Park MGM and NoMad Las Vegas are hopefully setting a trend that other casinos and resorts will soon follow.



Technology

Trump Backs Proposed Tiktok Deal with Oracle, Walmart

Trump Backs Proposed Tiktok Deal with Oracle, Walmart

NEWS | By Stan Choe | Sep 20
President Donald Trump said Saturday he's given his "blessing" to a proposed deal between Oracle and Walmart for the U.S. operations of TikTok, the Chinese-owned app he's targeted for national security and data privacy concerns.



Cars

Edmunds Compares New Kia K5 Against Honda Accord

Edmunds Compares New Kia K5 Against Honda Accord

CARS | By Mark Takahashi of Edmunds | Sep 19
Edmunds' experts performed a full evaluation of the Kia K5 to answer the question: Is it better than the Honda Accord?



Style

8 Must-Watch Videos From New York Fashion Week

8 Must-Watch Videos From New York Fashion Week

STYLE | Sep 20
All dressed up and no place to go seems to be the theme of New York Fashion Week 2020. While the high impact of in-person presentations has mostly come to a halt, there's still plenty to see from veteran as well as up-and-coming designers.



Health/Fitness

Making Gyms Safer: Why the Virus Is Less Likely to Spread There Than in a Bar

Making Gyms Safer: Why the Virus Is Less Likely to Spread There Than in a Bar

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Will Stone | Sep 20
The fitness industry has begun to push back at the pandemic-driven perceptions and prohibitions. "We should not be lumped with bars and restaurants," says an executive from the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association.



Nightlife

The Phoenix: Erectile Dysfunction Has Met Its Match

The Phoenix: Erectile Dysfunction Has Met Its Match

For the first time, acoustic wave technology for treating ED is now available in an at-home product, The Phoenix. The results? Let's just say they rise above expectation.