Entertainment :: Culture
From the bands, to the floats, to the beads, New Orleans is the nation’s party destination this week. Omar Villafranca reports on the Mardi Gras festivities from the French Quarter.
Ellen DeGeneres’ goal of setting a retweet record with her star-studded selfie was achieved before the Oscars telecast was even over.
Black History Month is observed every February to commemorate the important people and momentous events in African-American history. This week’s profile: Raven-Symoné.
Here’s the lowdown on the eleven dance parties at the Winter Party Festival, all happening in honor of great LGBT causes, so you know where to go and what to expect.
Few have more connections in the Broadway ecosystem than Seth Rudetsky. He played the piano for Audra McDonald’s senior recital at Juilliard. He’s Patti LuPone’s go-to accompanist and Tina Fey came to the opening night of his new Off-Broadway show.
Quentin Elias, the leader of the popular 90s French boy band Alliage, reportedly died in his New York City home Thursday of a heart attack. He was 39.
Parents in Sterling, Conn. are demanding answers from school officials following a harrowing mix-up. A 5-year old son was mistakenly picked up from school by an elderly man who mistook the boy for his great-grandson.
Former offensive lineman for the New York Giants and Washington Redskins, Roy Simmons, who made NFL history in 1992 for coming out as gay and later in 1997 for coming out as HIV positive, died Thursday in his New York Home. He was 57.
Jen Welter became the first female to play in a contact position in a men’s pro-football game. Her playing marked the first time a woman has played professional football in any position other than a kicker. KTVT’s Steve Dennis reports.
Hotspots honors Black History Month by profiling black LGBT people who have made noteworthy achievements in their personal or professional lives. This week’s profile: Football star Michael Sam.