1. Openly gay actor Zachary Quinto is gearing up for the premiere of the action film Star Trek Into Darkness later this month.
8. Quinto’s original coming-out piece was published in New York Magazine:
The star touched upon his role in the Broadway play Angels In America, in which he played a gay man who leaves his AIDS-afflicted boyfriend, for helping him realize his desire to come out publicly.
9. Watch the full interview:
- U.S. presidential candidates are making their final pitches before the New Hampshire Primary, the second voting contest of the nominating season 🇺🇸
- The Pentagon has confirmed that North Korea successfully launched a satellite into orbit on Sunday night.
- President Obama asked Congress for $1.8 billion to fight the spread of the Zika virus across the Americas.