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South Africa's Trailblazing Black Food Writer Dies of Virus

South Africa's Trailblazing Black Food Writer Dies of Virus

NEWS | By Mogomotsi Magome | Jan 19
South Africa's trailblazing Black food writer Dorah Sitole's latest cookbook was widely hailed in December as a moving chronicle of her journey from humble township cook to famous, well-traveled author.

Adult Performer Matthew Camp Narrowly Escaped Death in Arson Attack on Home

Adult Performer Matthew Camp Narrowly Escaped Death in Arson Attack on Home

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
Adult performer Matthew Camp spoke out about the arson fire that nearly killed him last week.

Judge: Alabama Transgender License Policy Unconstitutional

Judge: Alabama Transgender License Policy Unconstitutional

NEWS | By Kim Chandler | Jan 19
Alabama's policy requiring a transgender person to undergo full gender reassignment surgery before they can change the sex on their driver's license is unconstitutional, a federal judge ruled Friday.

Ex-'Bacherlorette' Contestant Josh Seiter Comes Out as Pansexual

Ex-'Bacherlorette' Contestant Josh Seiter Comes Out as Pansexual

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
Ex-"Bachelorette" hunk Josh Seiter came out as pansexual recently.

Biden Picks Transgender Woman as Assistant Health Secretary

Biden Picks Transgender Woman as Assistant Health Secretary

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Will Weissert | Jan 19
President-elect Joe Biden has tapped Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine to be his assistant secretary of health, leaving her poised to become the first openly transgender federal official to be confirmed by the U.S. Senate.

Alec Nysten — Called 'Probably Sexiest Man on Earth' — Gets OnlyFans Pics Hacked

Alec Nysten — Called 'Probably Sexiest Man on Earth' — Gets OnlyFans Pics Hacked

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
OnlyFans has been a boon for some during the Pandemic, including Aussie model Alec Nysten. But the 28-year old is seeing his revenue stream compromised by leaked pics.

What Does 'RPDR13' Contestant Joey Jaye's Tally Mark Tattoo Mean?

What Does 'RPDR13' Contestant Joey Jaye's Tally Mark Tattoo Mean?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
'RPDR13' contestant Joey Jaye posted a pic with a curious tattoo on his arm with X-rated connotations.

More Shocking Social Media Posts of Armie Hammer Emerge

More Shocking Social Media Posts of Armie Hammer Emerge

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
Armie Hammer has ended his very bad week with the shocking contents of his secret Instagram being leaked.

JPMorgan Chase Donates $5 Million to LGBTQ Organizations Amid Pandemic

JPMorgan Chase Donates $5 Million to LGBTQ Organizations Amid Pandemic

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 19
JPMorgan Chase is donating $5 million to LGBTQ organizations that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Lincoln Project's John Weaver Comes Out Amidst Charges of Inappropriate DMs

Lincoln Project's John Weaver Comes Out Amidst Charges of Inappropriate DMs

NEWS | Jan 19
After rumors circulated for days that Lincoln Project co-founder John Weaver had sent inappropriate DMs to young men, the Republican operative came out as gay.


Business

Concerns Grow Over Eurostar Rail Service Linking UK, EU

Concerns Grow Over Eurostar Rail Service Linking UK, EU

Jan 19
The head of France's state rail company has sounded the alarm over the future of the Eurostar train service, which connects the U.K. with continental Europe and has been hurt badly by the halt to travel during the pandemic as well as Brexit.


Technology

A New COVID-19 Challenge: Mutations Rise Along with Cases

A New COVID-19 Challenge: Mutations Rise Along with Cases

SCIENCE | By Marilynn Marchione | Jan 19
The race against the virus that causes COVID-19 has taken a new turn: Mutations are rapidly popping up, and the longer it takes to vaccinate people, the more likely it is that a variant that can elude current tests, treatments and vaccines could emerge.


Finance

2021 Stock Market Outlook: Covid Vaccine, Political Gridlock, Possible Recovery

2021 Stock Market Outlook: Covid Vaccine, Political Gridlock, Possible Recovery

WORKPLACE | By Anna-Louise Jackson and Benjamin Curry | Jan 14
The year that brought so many surprises is shaping up to be a surprisingly good one for investors, and that's a timely reminder for 2021.


Health/Fitness

Coronavirus Deaths Rising in 30 Us States Amid Winter Surge

Coronavirus Deaths Rising in 30 Us States Amid Winter Surge

NATIONAL | By David Crary | Jan 18
Coronavirus deaths are rising in nearly two-thirds of American states as a winter surge pushes the overall toll toward 400,000 amid warnings that a new, highly contagious variant is taking hold.


Travel

Rodin Museum Sculpture Garden Reopens to the Public

Rodin Museum Sculpture Garden Reopens to the Public

Jan 17
There is a ray of light for Parisians who, like the rest of the French nation this weekend, begin to observe a tightened coronavirus curfew: The famous Rodin Museum sculpture gardens is reopening to visitors.


Nightlife

Sexual Fluidity: What We Know and What We Don't

Sexual Fluidity: What We Know and What We Don't

HEALTH | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 9
The term "sexual fluidity" has come under scrutiny as researchers further explore the nuances our sexual expression, attraction and behavior.