A & E

‘Nancy’ isn’t a person, it’s a podcast. Oh, and it’s super, super gay.

By MJ Franklin When I ask the creators of new LGBTQ podcast Nancy how gay…

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ gets its first photo and there’s not a white guy in sight, for once

By Proma Khosla We’re months away from CBS’s return to the final frontier, but the…

Watch Solange, Gillian Anderson, Steve Buscemi’s five-word Webbys speeches

By USATODAY Solange, Gillian Anderson and Steve Buscemi were honored at Monday night’s Webby Awards.…

Indian Americans Reckon With Reality Of Hate Crimes

By Arun Venugopal Unaccustomed to being targets, they are organizing and marshalling resources after one…

Amandla Stenberg ‘Infiltrates’ Teen Romance World In ‘Everything, Everything’

By Denise Guerra Amandla Stenberg stars in Everything, Everything as teenage girl who is forbidden…

Leslie Jones and Kyle Mooney see their relationship tested on ‘SNL’

By Adam Rosenberg Leslie Jones didn’t just steal Kyle Mooney’s virginity; she also stole his…

NEWS NOW

Drake just broke the record for the most Billboard Music Award wins in a single night

By Tricia Gilbride Hold on, Drake’s going home with 13 Billboard Music Awards tonight. He just broke Adele’s record for the most wins for an artist in a single year. …read more…

North Korea ready to mass produce medium-range missile as ‘answer’ to Trump

By The Associated Press North Korea says it’s ready to deploy and start mass producing a new medium-range missile capable of reaching Japan and major U.S. military bases. North Korea test launched the missile Sunday, and says it confirmed its combat readiness and is an “answer” to U.S. President Donald Trump’s policies. …read more…

How This Lawyer Created an Online Beauty Destination for All Women of Color

By Lisa Fraser Brands like Maréna Beauté are featured on Marjani’s website (Image: Marjani Beauty Co.) Remember the name Marjani Beauty because it just might be the black and brown girl’s answer to Sephora.com. …read more…

‘Nancy’ isn’t a person, it’s a podcast. Oh, and it’s super, super gay.

By MJ Franklin When I ask the creators of new LGBTQ podcast Nancy how gay their show is, they’re caught a little off guard. “We’ve never been asked that,” laughs Kathy Tu, one-half of the friend duo that hosts the show. But co-host Tobin Low has it figured out: “We’re ‘Rachel Maddow’s haircut’ gay,” …read…

‘Nancy’ isn’t a person, it’s a podcast. Oh, and it’s super, super gay.

By MJ Franklin When I ask the creators of new LGBTQ podcast Nancy how gay their show is, they’re caught a little off guard. “We’ve never been asked that,” laughs Kathy Tu, one-half of the friend duo that hosts the show. But co-host Tobin Low has it figured out: “We’re ‘Rachel Maddow’s haircut’ gay,” …read…

WORLD NEWS NOW

North Korea ready to mass produce medium-range missile as ‘answer’ to Trump

By The Associated Press North Korea says it’s ready to deploy and start mass producing a new medium-range missile capable of reaching Japan and major U.S. military bases. North Korea test launched the missile Sunday, and says it confirmed its…

Venezuelans shut down streets in Caracas to protest Maduro government

By The Associated Press Masses of protesters with white shirts, homemade gas masks and flags…

Moderate Hassan Rouhani wins Iran’s presidential election

By The Associated Press Iran’s moderate president has won a second term in office. Vote…

Montreal to lift state of emergency on Sunday as water recedes

By CBC News Water levels are receding rapidly enough around Montreal that city officials have…

SCIENCE & TECH

Facebook vs. the internet cesspool: The ugly fight of our ugly times

By Kerry Flynn Where platforms, social technology, and the internet at large are concerned, over…

Instagram and Snapchat don’t pay. Patreon does and it’s growing like crazy.

By Patrick Kulp There’s money in those grainy homemade podcasts. Patreon, a platform where DIY…

Media Invited to Demonstration of NASA UAS Traffic Management Technologies

Media are invited to see the latest technologies NASA is working on as part of its Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Traffic Management (UTM) project Thursday, May 25, at the Reno-Stead Airport in Reno, Nevada. …read more…