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Chicago's Joe Lewis among 14 set to compete in the annual Stoli Key West Cocktail Classic, June 5-11
May 21, 2018

There will be plenty of sun, but Joe Lewis is heading to Key West in early-June to be the won, literally.

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Chicago street renamed in honor of IML founder Chuck Renslow
May 21, 2018

An honorary Chicago street name celebrating the life of gay rights champion, business man, publisher, International Mr. Leather (IML) and Leather Museum & Archives founder Chuck Renslow was dedicated on May 19.

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Lyft driver in Indianapolis kicks out gay couple over kiss
May 21, 2018

A gay couple in Indianapolis, Indiana has come forward with details of being kicked out of a Lyft car earlier this month over a kiss.

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Celebrating CircuitMom – 20 years entertaining Chicago
May 19, 2018

In 1996, Matthew Harvat and a bunch of friends from Chicago went to Hotlanta, a large, long-gone circuit party. They were at the main dance event when the venue ran out of bottled water. The hotel where the party was held rolled out some catering carts with stacks of plastic cups and pitchers of water for people to help themselves.

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First Look: Netflix releases trailer for 'Sense8' series finale
May 18, 2018

Netflix on Thursday released its first trailer for its upcoming Sense8 two-hour series finale.

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Grand Marshal announced for Chicago's 49th Pride Parade
May 18, 2018

Orlando "El Fenomeno" Cruz, the first openly gay active professional boxer, has been named grand marshal of the Chicago 49th Annual Pride Parade, organizers announced Friday.

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Bill Gates says Trump asked the difference between HIV and HPV
May 18, 2018

In an exclusive video aired by MSNBC on Thursday, Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates says that he had to explain to President Donald Trump the difference between HIV and HPV.

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Disney launches first LGBT Pride collection
May 17, 2018

Disney has launched its first LGBT Pride collection.

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Mayor Emanuel proclaims June as LGBTQ Pride Month in Chicago
May 16, 2018

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on May 4 issued a proclamation recognizing June as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Pride Month in Chicago.

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Octane Party packs Fantasy Nightclub for late-night charity dance event
May 16, 2018

DJs Ale Maes and Alberto Ponzo shared the music chores and the dance floor was packed for hours at the monthly Octane Party from SKIN Productions, held Saturday night, May 12, at Fantasy Nightclub in Boystown.

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Rita Ora comes out as bisexual following backlash to new track 'Girls'
May 15, 2018

British singer-songwriter Rita Ora has come out as bisexual following a backlash to her bisexual anthem "Girls."

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DJ Karsten Sollors brings his unique sounds to Chicago and beyond
May 15, 2018

Karsten Sollors keeps expanding his music portfolio, which started as a DJ – as a hobby – in the late-1990s, and a professional DJ for seven years. He also has been producing his own music for four years.

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Andersonville Wine Walk, Sunday, May 20
May 14, 2018

In its 12th year, the Andersonville Wine Walk will once again invite guests to walk, sip, and shop their way through the commercial district on Sunday, May 20 from 3-6PM, but this year, the event is undergoing a growth spurt.

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Kevin McHale says there was 'zero surprise' on social media to his coming out gay
May 14, 2018

In a new interview, Kevin McHale, the 29-year-old actor best known for playing Artie Abrams on the Fox musical-comedy Glee, said there was "zero surprise" on social media to his coming out gay.

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Trump administration rolls back Obama-era rules that protect transgender prisoners
May 14, 2018

The Trump administration on Friday rolled back Obama-era rules that allowed transgender inmates to use facilities, including bathrooms and cell blocks, that match their gender identity.

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Honorary Chicago street to celebrate the life of gay Chicago pioneer
May 13, 2018

An honorary Chicago street name will celebrate the life of gay rights champion, business man, publisher, International Mr. Leather (IML) and Leather Museum & Archives founder Chuck Renslow.

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Four men suspected of beating gay couple charged with hate crime
May 12, 2018

Four men suspected of brutally attacking a gay couple following Miami Beach's annual LGBT Pride have been charged with hate-crime related felony offenses.

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First Look: Netflix's gay teen comedy 'Alex Strangelove' arrives June 8
May 11, 2018

Netflix on Wednesday released its first trailer for its upcoming gay teen comedy Alex Strangelove.

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HRC to honor 'Love, Simon' star Nick Robinson
May 11, 2018

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation's largest LGBT rights advocate, on Thursday announced that it will honor actor Nick Robinson with its Ally for Equality Award at the 13th annual HRC Las Vegas Gala at ARIA Resort & Casino on Saturday, May 12.

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Lightfoot to become first openly lesbian candidate for Chicago mayor
May 10, 2018

Lori Lightfoot is today expected to announce her plans to challenge Rahm Emanuel in next year's mayoral election, making her the first openly lesbian, and the first African-American woman to do so in Chicago.

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Chicago House welcomes springtime with 'Revive' fundraiser
May 9, 2018

Chicago House and Social Service Agency celebrated springtime with its 32nd annual spring brunch and fashion show at the Harold Washington Library on Sunday, May 6.

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Jussie Smollett presents HRC Visibility Award to Queer Eye's Karamo Brown
May 9, 2018

Out actor-singer Jussie Smollett (Empire) presented the HRC Visibility Award to Queer Eye's culture guy Karamo Brown at the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) 21st annual HRC Houston Gala on Saturday.

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Lance Bass says he remained closeted because he feared coming out would hurt NSYNC
May 3, 2018

NSYNC reunited on Monday to receive their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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