Steve June 20, 2021

Civil rights advocates on Saturday welcomed an announcement from U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Denis McDonough that the agency will move to offer gender confirmation surgery to transgender veterans. “This… will ensure we don’t turn our backs on transgender veterans who served our country when they need lifesaving medically necessary health care.”—Sasha Buchert, Lambda […]

Steve June 20, 2021

4. The cutest idea for a pop-culture candle set I can possibly imagine, inspired by the century’s greatest (fictional) girl group. “Dynamos! Dynamites! Sleep all day, and wapoo all night!” Bijou Candles Each votive is inspired by a different dynamic Dynamo lady: Donna’s smells like sea salt and pink sand, Rosie’s like rose honey and filo, […]

Steve June 20, 2021

One person was killed and another injured after a 77-year-old man participating in an LGBTQ Pride parade drove into other participants near Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on Saturday night, officials said. The incident occurred at the city of Wilton Manors’ Stonewall Pride Parade, where several Democratic politicians were in attendance. The exact cause of the crash […]

Steve June 20, 2021

Microsoft OneNote is an easy go-to for those looking to bring some organization into their lives. It’s a recognizable brand, it’s free, and it’s integrated into the world’s most popular operating system. But maybe you want to break out of Microsoft’s watchful ecosystem and try one of the OneNote alternatives for something a little different? […]

Steve June 20, 2021

EDEN, N.C. — The body of a fourth tuber has been found in a North Carolina river following a deadly accident in which a family on a recreational float went over a dam, local officials said Sunday. The Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office confirmed in a news release that Isiah Crawford, 7, was the person who […]

Steve June 20, 2021

A deadly car crash at a Pride event in Florida over the weekend was unintentional and a “tragic accident,” authorities said Sunday. Gary Blocker, police chief in Wilton Manors, where the Stonewall Pride Parade was scheduled to take place, said investigators from Fort Lauderdale and the FBI helped local police reach their conclusion. “Today we […]

Steve June 20, 2021

President Pinera says assembly drafting new constitution to replace Pinochet-era charter will begin work on July 4. Chilean President Sebastian Pinera has said the assembly to draft a new constitution will hold its first session on July 4, as the South American country moves towards replacing its current conservative, dictatorship-era charter. The re-writing of the […]

Steve June 20, 2021

By: Christina Santi  BNC wrapped up its multi-day Juneteenth coverage with live presentation coverage of the championship rounds of Kevin Garnett’s “Hoop It Up Juneteenth Jamboree,” which took place on Sunday at Marietta High School in Atlanta.   Play-by-play coverage of the 3-on-3 basketball tournament was provided by BNC’s Anthony Amey and NBA TV analyst Sam Mitchell. BNC correspondent Aiyana Cristal […]

Steve June 20, 2021

Source: AP By JEFF AMY and AMY FORLITI ATLANTA (AP) — Eight children in a van from a youth home for abused or neglected children were killed in a fiery multi-vehicle crash on a wet interstate that also killed a man and his baby in another vehicle, the most devastating blow from a tropical depression […]

Steve June 20, 2021

More than four months after the military seized power in Myanmar, the United Nations General Assembly took the rare step on Friday of voting to formally condemn the February 1 coup and called for an end to arms dealing with the country. The condemnation comes as UN officials express concern that the nation is on […]