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The Real Cost Of 10 Iconic TV Show Apartments

One of the world's greatest mysteries is how the <i>hell</i> Carrie Bradshaw could afford that gorgeous Upper East Side apartment (and many a Manolo …

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Meet Britain’s First HIV-Positive Parliamentary Candidate

In a poignant interview, Adrian Hyyrylainen-Trett, the Lib Dem candidate for Vauxhall, reveals the extraordinary, harrowing story of how he contracted the virus, and explains why he felt compelled to speak out.<p>A 14-year-old boy – skinny, cropped hair, in a crumpled school uniform – sits on a window …

Downing Street

A Muslim Cleric Walks Into a Gay Bar...

No, non-discrimination laws don’t just affect Christian bakers. Everyone deserves equal treatment, and businesses should be forced to serve …

LGBTQI

What Every European Country Is The Worst At

By: Kate Peregrina<p>The European Union has 28 member countries. And kinda like Captain Planet, when their powers combine, they make for a pretty great place to live.<p>But that doesn't mean each country is without its flaws. It's like the Planeteer who controlled the element of Heart. Sure, he helped …

Europe

The Neuroscience Of “Harry Potter”

Or, what happens to your brain when you’re lost in a book.<p>Let’s do a casual experiment. Here’s a brief passage from the first book in some obscure fiction series called <i>Harry Potter:</i><p>A bush on the edge of the clearing quivered. … Then, out of the shadows, a hooded figure came crawling across the …

Books

Adele's manager: 'Streaming's the future, whether people like it or not'

But Jonathan Dickins wants Spotify to change policy of not allowing some albums to be restricted to paying subscribers only<p>Adele’s manager has backed streaming services like Spotify as the future of music, but warned the company that it may need to change its policy of insisting all albums be made …

BREAKING: Marriage Equality Just Got A First Class Ticket To The Supreme Court

On Thursday afternoon, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit just became the first federal appeals court in the country to side …

The 16 Wisest Things Men Have Ever Said About Style

From the likes of Cary Grant, Tom Ford, Charles Bukowski, Ralph Lauren, and Charles Dickens<p><b>"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn."<br>– Gore Vidal, Writer</b><p>"A man should look as if he had bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care, and then forgotten …

Men's Fashion

Malaysian transgender people win key court ruling against Islamic law banning cross-dressing

Three Malaysian Muslim transgender people on Friday won a landmark court ruling that challenged a religious law banning them from cross-dressing. Activists called it a victory for human rights in a conservative Southeast Asian nation.<p>A three-judge panel of the Court of Appeals unanimously ruled …

LGBTQI

Gay marriage on way back to US Supreme Court

CINCINNATI (AP) — A month after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to rule on gay marriage, the issue is headed its way again.<p>A federal appeals court Thursday halted a run of rulings supporting same-sex marriage by the U.S. courts that are the last line for appeals just below the Supreme Court. The …

Judge overturns Missouri ban on gay marriage

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A state judge overturned Missouri's constitutional ban on gay marriage Wednesday in a ruling that immediately set off a rush among some same-sex couples to apply for marriage licenses.<p>St. Louis Circuit Judge Rex Burlison said in a written ruling that Missouri's measure recognizing …

A Chinese Startup Just Made The Thinnest Smartphone In The World, And It Looks Gorgeous

China-based Oppo recently unveiled its new R5 smartphone, which is more than two millimeters thinner than Apple's iPhone 6.<p>The sleek Oppo R5 measures just 4.85mm thin, compared to the 6.9mm iPhone 6. It's the thinnest smartphone in the world, and it's even too slim to fit a traditional headphone …

Phones

Muddled souls – Britain is a non-religious, Christian-ish country

Listen<p>A new survey of British religious attitudes is out. It reveals a surprising degree of hostility to religion, and an unsurprising degree of muddle.<p>David Cameron’s claim that Britain is a Christian country looks refuted, for more than 60 per cent of respondents said they are ‘not religious at …

'You don't frighten me': Jean-Claude Juncker taunts David Cameron

Jean-Claude Juncker has taunted David Cameron, boasting that the British leader does not scare him and mocked the Prime Minister for failing to win his battles with the European Union<p>Speaking after the first weekly meeting of his new Brussels administration, the president of the European Commission …

Samsung is falling, but who is rising?

The news that Samsung’s profits are in decline as mobile sales slump has caused a bit of a stir. Samsung is still the world’s biggest smartphone manufacturer. When you hear that the last quarterly profit was $4 billion you’d be forgiven for wondering how big the problem is, but that represents a …

Mobile

Turkey's president moves into world's biggest palace costing £384 million

Recep Tayyip Erdogan's new residence is four times the size of Versailles, comfortably exceeding the grandeur of Louis XIV of France<p><b>Turkey</b>’s new president has been accused of behaving like a “sultan” after he installed himself in the biggest residential palace in the world, built for a price tag of …

North Africa

Lea T, the transgender hair-care model who’s shifting our perception of beauty norms

Beauty brands are catching up with the fashion world’s stance on diversity as Redken announces its surprise new face<p>The appointment of Brazilian model Lea T as “the face” of American hair-care brand Redken, might not sound like headline news. Except that Lea, 33, was in fact born Leandro, making …

Judge rules against Kansas gay marriage ban on same day culture warrior Sam Brownback may lose

U.S. District Judge Daniel Crabtree says state’s gay marriage ban violates the Constitution<p>On the same day that voters headed to the polls to decide fiercely contested gubernatorial and Senate races in Kansas, a federal judge on Tuesday struck down the state's ban on same-sex marriage.<p>U.S. District …

Has Kate Middleton promoted her PA to her stylist?

Don't think you can switch stylists, and keep it a secret, Kate Middleton!<p>Since returning to her royal duties, Kate has nailed her public appearances …

Google Nexus 9 head to head: coming straight from a year with the iPad Air

I’ve been an iPad Air user for a solid year. Sure, I’ve tried tried and reviewed other devices, but my go-to device for reading at night, some light work on the train or plane and just brain dead playing Facebook/Twitter/G+/Reddit/Email/Video chatting has been the Space Gray iPad Air 16GB.<p>Before …

Generation Rent: ignored, insecure – and on the rise

Politicians ignore the number of people renting property at their peril – they could become a hugely powerful political faction<p>Interesting to see the predicted figures from campaign group Generation Rent, saying that renters could outnumber homeowners in 104 out of the 650 UK constituencies by the …

Why Apple's Tim Cook was right to come out publicly

The news that Apple CEO Tim Cook is homosexual may not come as a surprise, but that doesn't detract from the bravery and importance of his announcement, writes Chris Mandle<p>To some, it will have come as a shock. To others, it was the elephant in the room, something frequently speculated upon within …

Apple Has Forced A Huge Change At Samsung — As These 2 Phones Unveiled Last Night Show

The reason: Consumers held off buying them ahead of the launch of Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in September in big-screen sizes that competed directly with the Galaxy S5 and the Galaxy Note 3 and 4, Samsung's other giant-size high-end models, the Financial Times says.<p>Now, Samsung has …

Mobile

Uganda holds first pride rally after 'abominable' anti-gay law overturned

Activists gather on shores of Lake Victoria to celebrate gay pride after law that gave homosexuals life sentence is thrown out<p>Uganda has hosted its first gay pride rally since a draconian anti-homosexuality law was overturned by the courts.<p>Sandra Ntebi, organiser of the rally held on Saturday in …

NSW moves to expunge historical convictions for gay sex

Government MP Bruce Notley-Smith introduces private member’s bill to ‘right wrongs of the past’<p>A NSW government MP has introduced a bill to clear the records of men convicted of having gay sex under historical laws.<p>Thirty years ago gay men faced jail time for homosexuality-related offences in …

Serbia Gay Pride march returns after four years

<b>Serbia's first Gay Pride march for four years has been held in the capital Belgrade, amid huge security, including special forces and armoured vehicles.</b><p>Waving rainbow flags, hundreds took the short march through empty streets.<p>Authorities had cancelled the event every year since marchers were …

LGBTQI
LGBTQI

Bishops scrap welcome to gays in sign of split

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Catholic bishops scrapped their landmark welcome to gays Saturday, showing deep divisions at the end of a two-week meeting sought by Pope Francis to chart a more merciful approach to ministering to Catholic families.<p>The bishops approved a final report covering a host of issues …