Gay Indianapolis: The Latest

Is It Time to Change the Definition of 'Fully Vaccinated'?

Is It Time to Change the Definition of 'Fully Vaccinated'?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Victoria Knight | Dec 6
It's been more than six months since many Americans finished their vaccination course against covid; statistically, their immunity is waning.

Fauci Says Early Reports Encouraging About Omicron Variant

Fauci Says Early Reports Encouraging About Omicron Variant

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Gene Johnson | Dec 6
U.S. health officials said early indications suggest omicron may be less dangerous than delta, which continues to drive a surge of hospitalizations.

Dictionary.com Anoints Allyship Word of the Year for 2021

Dictionary.com Anoints Allyship Word of the Year for 2021

NEWS | By Leanne Italie | Dec 6
Allyship, an old noun made new again, is Dictionary.com's word of the year.

Justin Bieber Performs at Saudi F1 Race after Boycott Calls

Justin Bieber Performs at Saudi F1 Race after Boycott Calls

NEWS | Dec 6
Justin Bieber performed to a packed crowd in the Red Sea city of Jiddah in Saudi Arabia despite human rights campaigners and activists called on Bieber to cancel his performance to protest the kingdom's arrests and crackdown of critics.

Tom Holland's Next Dance: Playing Fred Astaire

Tom Holland's Next Dance: Playing Fred Astaire

ENTERTAINMENT | By Hilary Fox | Dec 6
Tom Holland is trading in his Spidey suit for some tap shoes. The "Spider-Man" star told The Associated Press Sunday that he plans to play Fred Astaire in an upcoming biopic.

Turning Outrage into Power: How Far Right is Changing GOP

Turning Outrage into Power: How Far Right is Changing GOP

NEWS | By Brian Slodysko | Dec 6
The path to power for Republicans in Congress is now rooted in the capacity to generate outrage.

Don't Miss BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon Holiday Show (And It's Streaming This Week)

Don't Miss BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon Holiday Show (And It's Streaming This Week)

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Dec 5
In their bigger and better holiday show, BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon deck the halls with drag delirium.

Rosalia, Lizzo, Cardi B Wrap Up Over The Top Miami Art Week

Rosalia, Lizzo, Cardi B Wrap Up Over The Top Miami Art Week

NEWS | By Kelli Kennedy | Dec 5
The over-the-top parties and star-studded shows surrounding Miami's Art Basel wrapped up this weekend with performances by Rosalia, Lizzo, Cardi B and rocker Lenny Kravitz.

Audiences Go for a Second Helping of 'Encanto'

Audiences Go for a Second Helping of 'Encanto'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Dec 5
Leftovers were on the menu for moviegoers in North America this weekend. "Encanto," "Ghostbusters: Afterlife" and "House of Gucci" repeated in the top three spots, according to studio estimates on Sunday.

Kennedy Center Honors and its Traditions Are Back Once More

Kennedy Center Honors and its Traditions Are Back Once More

NEWS | By Ashraf Khali | Dec 5
The Kennedy Center Honors is returning to tradition this year.


News

Senate Leader, Presidential Candidate Bob Dole Dies at 98

Senate Leader, Presidential Candidate Bob Dole Dies at 98

OBITUARIES | By John Hanna and Cal Woodward | Dec 5
Bob Dole, who overcame disabling war wounds to become a sharp-tongued Senate leader from Kansas, a Republican presidential candidate and then a symbol and celebrant of his dwindling generation of World War II veterans, has died. He was 98.


Business

Pipeline: Cascade of White Owners Has Slowed NFL Change

Pipeline: Cascade of White Owners Has Slowed NFL Change

SPORTS | By Eddie Pells | Dec 4
Over the past 100 years, around 110 people have owned controlling portions of NFL teams. Of that select group, all but two have been white.


Finance

'Buy Now, Pay Later' Catches On Just in Time For Holidays

'Buy Now, Pay Later' Catches On Just in Time For Holidays

HOME | By Ken Sweet | Dec 2
As Americans shop for the holidays, they will likely see a swarm of offers to get their gifts now but pay for them later in fixed monthly installments.


Cars

Edmunds: Ford Bronco Versus Jeep Wrangler

Edmunds: Ford Bronco Versus Jeep Wrangler

AUTO NEWS | By Miles Branman, Edmunds | Dec 5
The new 2021 Bronco SUV pays homage to its predecessors and serves as an intriguing alternative to a well-known off-roading icon: The Jeep Wrangler.


Style

Holiday Shoppers Navigate Shortages with Mixed Results

Holiday Shoppers Navigate Shortages with Mixed Results

HOME | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Dec 3
The pandemic-induced supply chain snarls have created unprecedented shortages across all types of products for holiday gift-giving.


Health/Fitness

Both Sides Planning for New State-by-State Abortion Fight

Both Sides Planning for New State-by-State Abortion Fight

NATIONAL | By Ashraf Khalil | Dec 5
As the Supreme Court court weighs the future of the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, a resurgent anti-abortion movement is looking to press its advantage in state-by-state battles while abortion-rights supporters prepare to play defense.


Nightlife

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar Chicago :: December 4, 2021

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar Chicago :: December 4, 2021

PHOTO ALBUMS | Dec 5
Sidetrack the Video Bar hosted their 10th Santa Speedo Run to benefit Center on Halsted, the LGBTQ+ community center. Registration began at noon and after a singalong of "Jingle Balls" participants ran a mile through Lakeview East.