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HustlaBall Las Vegas

HustlaBall Las Vegas

NIGHTLIFE | Jan 23
HustlaBall Las Vegas was held over MLK weekend with many events including the Real World Suite Party at the Hard Rock Hotel and the main event Kamasutra at the Artisan Boutique Hotel.

GayVN Awards @ The Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel And Casino :: January 20, 2020

GayVN Awards @ The Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel And Casino :: January 20, 2020

NIGHTLIFE | Jan 23
The hottest Porn stars came out to the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino for this year's GayVN Awards. Awards included the hottest body, social media influencer, and best daddy, just to name a few.

Dems' Impeachment Challenge: Making a Case with No New Facts

Dems' Impeachment Challenge: Making a Case with No New Facts

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro, Eric Tucker and Zeke Miller | Jan 23
The Senate headed into the second day of arguments in President Donald Trump's impeachment case as House Democrats argue that he abused the power of his office and obstructed Congress for personal political gain ahead of the 2020 election.

Watch: 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 12 Air Date, Cast Announced

Watch: 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 12 Air Date, Cast Announced

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 23
It's time to start your engines: A new season of "RuPaul's Drag Race" has finally been announced

Ousted Grammy Chief Suggests Awards are Tainted

Ousted Grammy Chief Suggests Awards are Tainted

ENTERTAINMENT | By David Bauder | Jan 23
The ousted head of the Grammy Awards says that music's biggest awards are tainted because of conflicts of interest that infect how certain songs and artists are nominated.

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Goes Public with Alopecia and Baldness

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Goes Public with Alopecia and Baldness

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Leanne Italie | Jan 23
Rep. Ayanna Pressley, whose hair twists have been an inspiration to young girls and part of her personal identity and political brand, said last week that she has gone bald due to the auto immune condition alopecia.

Sundance Festival Kicks Off with Taylor Swift, 'Crip Camp'

Sundance Festival Kicks Off with Taylor Swift, 'Crip Camp'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Jan 23
Plenty of change is in the air at the Sundance Film Festival, where some 118 feature films are set to premiere over the next 10 days beginning Thursday.

Trans YouTube Makeup Artist Tells Ellen About Blackmail Attempt, Coming Out

Trans YouTube Makeup Artist Tells Ellen About Blackmail Attempt, Coming Out

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 23
YouTuber celeb and influential makeup artist Nikkie de Jager, a.k.a. NikkieTutorials, appeared on "Ellen" to tell the openly gay talk show host and comedian about the circumstances that led to her dramatic coming out as trans in an emotional video.

Reports: Video Suggets Man Jumped Overboard to His Death on Gay Cruise

Reports: Video Suggets Man Jumped Overboard to His Death on Gay Cruise

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 23
Surveillance video shows that a man who fell overboard from a ship on a gay cruise seemingly jumped. The body of the unnamed man was later recovered. The fall was reportedly 177 feet.

Watch: Family of Gay Black Teen Seeks Justice After Killing

Watch: Family of Gay Black Teen Seeks Justice After Killing

NEWS | Jan 23
A lawyer representing the family of a gay African American 17-year-old killed in Louisiana says they believe their son's shooting death was a hate crime and are now pressing to "ensure a full, fair, and just investigation is happening."


Entertainment

 Review :: Manic

Review :: Manic

MUSIC | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 23
Aside from the album's impressive musical diversity, Halsey's lyrics throughout "Manic" are compelling, fearless, and vulnerable.


Business

Program Features Teen Who Began Book Club for Black Students

Program Features Teen Who Began Book Club for Black Students

CORPORATE | Jan 23
When a black student from St. Louis created a book club because didn't find books at his majority-white school's library that told stories of people who look like him, he had no idea his initiative would land him on Disney's screen as a hero.


Technology

UK Lays Out Tough Child Data Privacy Rules

UK Lays Out Tough Child Data Privacy Rules

PERSONAL TECH | By Kelvin Chan | Jan 23
Social media sites, games and other online services won't be allowed to "nudge" British kids into revealing personal details or lowering their privacy settings, under tough new rules drawn up by the country's privacy regulator.


Cars

GM's Cruise Heads Down New Road with New Robotaxi Concept

GM's Cruise Heads Down New Road with New Robotaxi Concept

AUTO NEWS | By Michael Liedtke | Jan 23
General Motors' self-driving car company will attempt to deliver on its long-running promise to provide a more environmentally friendly ride-hailing service in an unorthodox vehicle designed to eliminate the need for human operators.


Style

Sale Ending Soon? How Online Stores Trick You Into Buying

Sale Ending Soon? How Online Stores Trick You Into Buying

HOME | By Joseph Pisani | Jan 23
Online stores have adopted tricks used for years by infomercials and home shopping networks. The only difference now: online stores are trying to get you to click the buy button.


Health/Fitness

Chinese City Stop Outbound Flights, Trains to Fight Virus

Chinese City Stop Outbound Flights, Trains to Fight Virus

INTERNATIONAL | By Ken Moritsugu | Jan 23
A Chinese city of more than 11 million people planned to shut down outbound flights and trains Thursday as the world's most populous country battled the spread of a new virus.


Travel

A Venice Alternative? Venetian Islands Revamp Traditions

A Venice Alternative? Venetian Islands Revamp Traditions

By Colleen Barry | Jan 21
Venezia Nativa, an association of entrepreneurs on Burano and two neighboring islands, is trying to breathe fresh life into old trades to attract new residents and persuade young islanders to stay.


Nightlife

Sin City Classic :: January 16-19, 2020

Sin City Classic :: January 16-19, 2020

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jan 22
Las Vegas hosted the Sin City Classic over MLK weekend. Over 8,000 athletes came from around the United States to compete in twenty-four different sports throughout Las Vegas. A great time was had enjoying sports during the day and partying at night.