White House Watch

  • A Closer Look at Obamacare’s Marketplace

    Open enrollment begins November 1

  • Adele Announces North American Tour Dates For 2016, Coming to Miami

    Adele will return to North America for her first tour in five years. The North American tour dates begin on July 5 in St. Paul, MN at Xcel Energy Center and run through November 15 in Mexico City at Palacio de los Deportes.

  • After Paris US Political Shift On Privacy Vs. Security

    WASHINGTON -- The Paris attacks have renewed debate on the U.S. government's post-Sept. 11 domestic surveillance laws, leading to efforts to revive the issue on Capitol Hill and handing Marco Rubio an opening against Ted Cruz in the Republican presidential race.

  • Colombia High Court Rules for Adoptions By Same-Sex Couples

    In a historic decision, Colombia's constitutional court opened the door Wednesday for same-sex couples to legally adopt children in the conservative South American nation.

  • Column: 5 Reasons Celebrities Should Embrace The ‘B’ Word

    LGBT visibility in Hollywood and the entertainment world is at an all-time high. Not only in fictional characters but also due to out and proud celebrities. Celebs like Caitlyn Jenner, Ellen Page, and Ricky Martin are announcing their gay, lesbian, and trans identities on magazine covers and in keynote speeches at LGBT galas. Being LGBT in Hollywood is becoming less and less of a taboo – unless you’re bisexual.

  • Column: Finding Mr. Right, Not Mr. Perfect

    Adam4Adam? Scruff? The bars? The beach? The Publix at Five Points? Exactly where does a gay man, particularly of a certain age, find that "special someone" in South Florida?

  • Feature: White House Watch

    Here is a collection of on-going weekly articles by John McDonald highlighting the presidential candidates for 2016.

  • Food: A New Spin on Pizza

    A while ago we rated pizzas from a number of Wilton Manors restaurants. While those places all had their pluses and minuses, there are two new pizza places in Fort Lauderdale that are following a new business model. These restaurants are similar to many, such as the California-based chain Pieology, which follow the same format as Subway and Chipotle; you step up to the counter and pick the ingredients from fresh selections on display. The pizza is assembled right in front of you, popped into a super-heated oven and within 10 minutes, you’ve got your own personal pizza creation in front of you.

  • Food: The Brunch Bunch

  • Ghana Presidential Candidate Promises to Execute All Gays if Elected

    One of Ghana's presidential candidates promises to execute all gay people via firing squad if he's elected, Gay Star News reports.

  • Horror Master Wes Craven Dies at 76

    It's hard enough to redefine a genre once in a career, but horror virtuoso Wes Craven managed to do it twice.

  • Houston Equal Rights Measure in Hands of Voters

    HOUSTON -- The latest on voting on the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (all times local):

  • Indiana Governor Discusses Division On LGBT Protections

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Mike Pence says he’s considering if the concerns of religious conservatives can be reconciled with those of gay rights supporters who want LGBT protections in law.

  • Larry Kramer is Boycotting 'Stonewall' Boycott

    The movement to boycott the upcoming historic pic "Stonewall" received some major backlash from an unlikely source Friday, when ACT UP founder Larry Kramer chimed with this opinion via social media, saying those who say the film is "whitewashed" have no way of proving their claim.

  • New Jersey Candidate Quits Race After Book of Rants Surfaces

    A Republican candidate for the state Assembly dropped out of the race after a book he wrote surfaced that includes rants against Asians, gays, immigrants, breast-feeding moms and others.

  • No Battle Over Invocations in Wilton Manors

    Activist wanted to open meeting with prayer to Satan

  • Review: Tiger Orange

    Former gay porn star Johnny Hazzard co-stars in gay family drama

  • School Suspends All Clubs After Parents Question LGBT Club

    LAKE LURE, N.C. (AP) — After parents complained about a newly formed Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Club at Rutherford County K-12 public charter school, the school's board of directors suspended all clubs' activities.

  • White House Watch for August 19, 2015

    On the Republican front Donald Trump continues to suck up all of the oxygen in the race. And despite numerous unfavorable stories and attacks from the other republican candidates his poll numbers are remaining steady…with him on top of the latest polls. Insiders still hesitate to call him the frontrunner because they don’t believe people will end up voting for him.

  • White House Watch: All Eyes on the Dems

    After months of the focus being on billionaire Donald Trump, that shifts a bit this week to the democratic race with their first debate taking place last night (the debate took place after SFGN went to print, so check SFGN.com for our coverage).