'Friend' Lures Gay Texas Teen to Skate Park, Beats Him

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 31
A gay teen from Texas was lured to a skate park in Baytown, Texas, on Oct. 12 by his "friend" and then brutally beaten by the girl and two others because of his sexuality.

Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine for Nurse

By Robert F. Bukaty | Oct 31
Kaci Hickox can travel unrestricted after a Maine judge rejected the state's bid to limit her movements as a medical worker who has treated Ebola patients

Brittany Maynard: New Face of Right-to-Die

By Sharon Cohen | Oct 31
Saturday was supposed to be the day that Brittany Maynard killed herself. She still might do it, but her latest message seems to suggest she intends to live, at least for a while.

Philly Close to Passing Hate Crime Measure

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 31
In the wake of the Sept. 11 hate crime that gained national attention, Philadelphia's City Council unanimously approved a hate crime measure Thursday that would protect LGBT community and people with disabilities.

'Drag Race' Stars Featured in Starbucks's 1st LGBT-Friendly Ad

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 31
"Drag Race" stars Bianca Del Rio and Adore Delano are featured in Starbucks' first LGBT-friendly commercial.

Annie Lennox's "Nostalgia" Hits No. 1

By EDGE | Oct 31
"Nostalgia," Annie Lennox's seventh solo album and first release on Blue Note Records, hits No. 1 on Billboard's Top Jazz Albums chart, jumps to No. 10 on the Billboard 200 and is No. 6 on both the Digital Albums and Internet Albums charts.

Foreplay @ the Manhunt Mansion :: October 30, 2014

By Robert Nesti | Oct 31
The Theater Offensive held its annual fundraiser Foreplay @ the Manhunt Mansion on October 30, 2014. Check out who wore what.

Horns

By Charlie Nash | Oct 31
Despite a strong performance from Daniel Radcliffe, "Horns" is a sloppy, tonally jarring and misogynistic piece of work.

Laggies

By Roger Walker-Dack | Oct 31
It's more than obvious how the plot of this somewhat likable, but very predictable, lightweight romantic comedy will end: With yet another inappropriate and unlikely relationship.

Pumpkinhead II

By Ken Tasho | Oct 31
Apart from a few scenes with murky atmosphere, the 1994 film won't scare you as much as how many 1980's actors you will recognize. From Soleil Moon Frye ("Punky Brewster") to Kane Hodder ("Jason X"), this bloody feature has it all.