Woman Pleads Guilty to Killing Stranger in Supermarket

NEWS | By Patrick Whittle | Oct 8
A woman, who previously identified herself as a transgender man, accused of stabbing a stranger in a Maine supermarket after allegedly planning for a month to attack people at random pleaded guilty to murder Thursday over the objections of her lawyer.

Judge Says Georgia's Gay Marriage Ban Can't Be Enforced

NEWS | Oct 8
A federal judge in Georgia has ruled that the state's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage cannot be enforced.

Alabama Judge: Feds Should Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

NEWS | Oct 8
An Alabama probate judge is asking the state's Supreme Court for a way out of issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

Pennsylvania College Rescinds Degree Awarded to Bill Cosby

NEWS | Oct 8
A university in northeastern Pennsylvania has become the latest school to rescind an honorary degree it granted Bill Cosby.

Vatican Defends Reports of Synod After Pope's Words Disputed

NEWS | Oct 8
The Vatican press office is defending its reporting of a big meeting on family issues after a dispute arose over what Pope Francis told bishops behind closed doors about his hopes for a free and open debate.

Pop Star Selena Gomez has Gotten Chemotherapy to Treat Lupus

Selena Gomez has revealed that she's battling the debilitating immune system disorder lupus.

Andrew Rannells to Temporarily Star in Broadway's 'Hamilton'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Oct 8
Andrew Rannells has a new gig - and it's a royal one.

Charges Dropped Against Kentucky Gay Rights Activists

NEWS | Oct 8
Prosecutors have dismissed charges against three gay rights activists arrested this summer for standing silently in matching orange T-shirts in protest of an event at the Kentucky State Fair.

Melissa Etheridge Sings for Inmates at Ohio Women's Prison

NEWS | Oct 8
A video of female inmates singing one of her songs led to Melissa Etheridge performing with the group at an Ohio prison.

Watch: UK Student Documents Transition With Over 1,400 Selfies

NEWS | Oct 8
A British student documented his transition from female to male by taking a selfie every single day for the last three years.


Savoring Cinema in Mill Valley

MOVIES | By David Lamble | Oct 8
The 2015 Mill Valley Film Festival, running Oct. 8-18 at Mill Valley's Sequoia Cinemas, Throckmorton Center, Lark Cinema and Rafael Film Center, has an unusually rich lineup of queer films.


VW, With Limited DC Lobbying Footprint, Braces for Congress

CORPORATE | By Ronnie Greene and Michael Biesecker | Oct 8
For the first time, Volkswagen Group of America President and CEO Michael Horn will appear before a congressional investigative committee this week. He, and the company, will bring little Washington political clout to the table.


Clinton Subject to Hack Attempts From China, Korea, Germany

PERSONAL TECH | By Ken Dilanian, Jack Gillum and Stephen Braun | Oct 8
Hillary Rodham Clinton's private email server, which stored some 55,000 pages of emails from her time as secretary of state, was the subject of attempted cyberattacks originating in China, South Korea and Germany after she left office in early 2013.


A Look At Some of the Safety Technologies in New Cars

With automakers offering an increasing array of safety technologies, drivers sometimes find themselves struggling to stay up to speed with the systems in their cars.


Paris Fashion Week: Chanel, Protests & More

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Oct 8
The sky was the limit for Karl Lagerfeld, who re-created an entire airport under Paris' Grand Palais in Chanel's blockbuster aviation-themed show at Paris Fashion Week - just as violent protests by real-life aviation workers were taking place elsewhere.


Aquafest Sets Sail to Mark 15 Years of GLBT Cruises and Events

Oct 8
The company is pleased to offer its 15th Annual Halloween cruise on Royal Caribbean International's largest ship in the world, Oasis of the Seas, sailing from Fort Lauderdale roundtrip October 29-November 4.


On the Tab :: Oct. 8 - 15

Fundraisers, galas and literary fests offer opportunities for social fabulism. Have fun while supporting the arts. Or just get down with some groovy local and visiting bands.