5 LGBT things you need to know today, Aug. 2

1. Rainbow emojis will finally arrive on iPhones this fall.

2. Grassroots efforts are underway to organize a replacement event for Cleveland Pride, which was abruptly canceled last week.

3. An Uber driver in Memphis is being accused of shouting anti-gay slurs at a passenger and trying to hit him with his car.

4. Experts are puzzled as to why gay and bi men are disproportionately affected by the meningitis outbreaks in New York, Chicago and Southern California.

5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: Check out the trailer for “The Handmaiden” about an heiress in 1930s Korea who falls in love with her maid. The film, from acclaimed director Park Chan-wook (“Oldboy”), comes to theaters in October.