Former TOWIE star Charlie King says he struggled to see the point in life when he was still in the closet. ...

Celebrate your Thanksgiving by watching Shia LaBeouf be silent for an hour. In the Winter 2014 issue of Dazed, writer Aimee Cliff chronicled her time arranging an “interview” with LaBeouf. They emailed at length about his recent projects including the “I Am Sorry” installation in LA, “Fury,” “Nymphomaniac” and “his newfound affinity with metamodernism.” He suggested that when they met in person, they wouldn’t speak. When they finally did sit down in a London hotel, LaBeouf...

Older men are more likely to have had sexual contact with another man than those in their teenage years or twenties, according to a new study. ...

New crime figures released as part of a report this week show a rise in the number of homophobic offences in over half of UK police forces. ...

The 88th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade ran through New York City on Thursday, bringing Snoopy, Hello Kitty and Spider-Man along with it. Hosted by “The Today Show’s” Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie and Al Roker, the legendary parade featured marching bands, Broadway casts, Quvenzhané Wallis and some of the biggest names in pop music. From Idina Menzel to Lucy Hale, Sting to Nick Jonas, here’s a look at this year’s highlights. KISS was typical KISS. …And then hung out with Idina Menzel. Just...

The President of Uganda has said his country is a “better destination” for tourists than Spain. ...

A senior Tory MSP has claimed allowing congregations the discretion to appoint ministers in same-sex relationships “ultimately” weakens the Church of Scotland. ...

In 2005, Bill Cosby testified under oath that he gave The National Enquirer an exclusive interview in exchange for the tabloid’s promise to spike a story about a previously undisclosed sexual assault allegation from a woman named Beth Ferrier. “I would give them an exclusive story, my words,” Cosby said in the testimony. “[And in return, The Enquirer] would not print the story of — print Beth’s story.” Cosby’s statements, obtained by The New York Times and Associated Press, came during a...

BBC Newsnight presenter Evan Davis has spoken of his fondness for taxis in a feature about the recent faux pas of David Mellor. ...

This is how crazily anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII is: On Friday morning, an Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Austin is screening the new teaser trailer not just before every movie, but also in a separate stand alone screening where it will play 17 times in a row. ...

Since its launch last October, the Serial podcast has taken the country by storm. Reporter Sarah Koenig’s gripping investigation into the 1999 murder of high schooler Hae Min Lee, and the subsequent conviction of her ex-boyfriend Adnan Syed for the killing — a crime for which he maintains his innocence to this day — has set records and spurred conversation with how it combines the intrigue of a weekly procedural with broader questions about cultural assimilation and the peculiarities of the legal system. For this...

A new social media campaign to fight the stigma people living with HIV face, in which people take a photo of themselves in the shower using the hashtag ‘#weareALLclean’. ...

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Box office figures have been down this year to such an extent that even the hits are considered a disappointment. “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1,” which scored the year’s biggest opening at $121.8 million, made 23 percent less during its debut weekend than last year’s “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.” It’s a figure that has caused some to question the franchise’s future viability — “Can the franchise rebound?” wrote Steven Zeitchik in a sky-is-falling piece...

For “Interstellar,” director Christopher Nolan created worm holes, planets made of ice and water, robots that look like Kit Kat bars and even a fifth-dimensional tesseract. So asking cinematographer Hoyte van Hoytema to pick the biggest challenge he had in bringing Nolan’s film to visual life amounts to a fool’s errand. “What I should tell you about it is that I’ve never been involved in a film where every single day we did something new,” van Hoytema told HuffPost Entertainment in a recent interview...