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PopUps: Sam Smith Must Pay Tom Petty for 'Stay With Me'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 26
Tom Petty now co-wrote Sam Smith's "Stay With Me."

Idaho Lawmakers Begin Listening to 'Add the Words' Testimony for LGBT Protections

NEWS | By Kimberlee Kruesi | Jan 26
Thousands of Idahoans have flocked to the Statehouse to testify in front of lawmakers concerning a bill that would include sexual orientation and gender identity protections to the state's Human Rights Act.

Ky. School Rejects Yearbook Comments

NEWS | Jan 26
Three western Kentucky high school seniors have begun circulating a petition in an effort to get their quotes published in the yearbook.

Va. Women Win Right to Have Names on Birth Certificate

NEWS | Jan 26
A Virginia lesbian couple has won a legal fight to have both of their names listed on their twins' birth certificates.

Mass. Scores High Marks with National Gay Rights Group

NEWS | Jan 26
A national gay rights organization gives Massachusetts high marks on a report card grading states on legislation affecting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

Rocky Mountain National Park Celebrates 100 Years

TRAVEL | Jan 26
On Monday, the park marks its 100th anniversary, celebrating a record number of visitors last year who were enjoying one of the nation's crown jewels.

Storm of the Century: What You Need to Know

NEWS | Jan 26
A blizzard expected to dump 2 to 3 feet of snow should begin around midday Monday and last through Tuesday night. Nearly 200 Monday flights had already been canceled Sunday night at the three major airports serving the city.

In the Spirit: Some Like it Hot!

STYLE | By Kristen Siebecker | Jan 26
It's cold outside; so let's warm up with some hot cocktails! EDGE rounds up our favorite toasty beverages from cold weather destinations throughout the U.S.

Wisconsin DOJ Didn't Track Gay Marriage Case Hours

NEWS | Jan 26
he state Department of Justice says it doesn't have any records of how many hours it spent defending Wisconsin's gay marriage ban, making the full cost of fighting the case impossible to determine.

Alabama Appeals Decision Blocking Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

NEWS | By Jay Reeves | Jan 26
The state of Alabama is appealing a federal judge's order overturning its ban on same-sex marriage.

New CDC Campaign Encourages Treatment and Care

NEWS | By EDGE | Jan 26
'HIV Treatment Works,' a communication campaign focused exclusively on encouraging treatment and care for people living with HIV was launched today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

SF General Announces Tenth Annual Heroes & Hearts Luncheon

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 26
On February 12, San Francisco General Hospital Foundation will debut the brand new artworks of the 'Hearts in San Francisco' series at their tenth annual Heroes & Hearts Luncheon and Hearts After Dark on the field at AT&T Park.

'Orange Is the New Black' Wins Big at SAG Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 26
The hit Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black" won big at the Screen Actors Guild Awards last night nabbing the Actor awards for ensemble in a comedy series.

More Than Half of States Fail to Protect Women's Reproductive Rights

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 26
NARAL Pro-Choice America found that despite more pro-choice attitudes, most states were failing to protect women's rights.

Miss Colombia Crowned Miss Universe in Miami

NEWS | By Kelli Kennedy | Jan 26
Despite being a relative pageant newcomer, Miss Colombia Paulina Vega has been crowned Miss Universe, beating out first runner-up Miss USA Nia Sanchez and contestants from more than 80 other countries.


News

Debbie Reynolds Honored for Lifetime Achievement

NATIONAL | By Beth Harris | Jan 26
Debbie Reynolds accepted the Screen Actors Guild's lifetime achievement award from her daughter Sunday night, and promptly embarrassed Carrie Fisher with a story.


Entertainment

Theatre Review :: The Life and Sort of Death of Eric Argyl

THEATRE | By Colleen Cottet | Jan 26
Steep Theatre is currently hosting the Midwest premiere of Irish playwright Ross Dungan's "The Life and Sort of Death of Eric Argyle."


Business

Chevrolet Polishes its Mid-Size Truck

CORPORATE | By Ann M. Job | Jan 26
In a year where attention is focused on big, full-size pickup trucks, the revamped-for-2015 Chevrolet Colorado arrives as a fine, mid-size pickup that's arguably the first major redesign in the smaller truck segment in a decade.


Technology

Doomsday Approaching, Say Atomic Scientists

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein | Jan 26
The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists says Earth is now closer to human-caused doomsday than it has been in more than 30 years because of global warming and nuclear weaponry. But other experts say that's way too gloomy.


Finance

Firms Pour Cash on Tech Startups, is Bubble Brewing?

SAVING | By Brandon Bailey | Jan 23
Cash rained down on startups in 2014, as venture capitalists poured a whopping $48.3 billion into new U.S. companies - levels not seen since before the dot-com bubble burst in 2001. So are we approaching another bubble?


Cars

Gay Car Geek :: 2015 Ford Mustang GT Coupe - Come 'n Play With Its Big Fat Stick

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Steve Siler | Jan 24
There is no car so loved as the Ford Mustang. And for 2015, just as the perennial pony car celebrated its 50th birthday, it has been redesigned and reengineered into the best damn pony car in history.


Style

What Does the Pope (and his Army) Eat?

FOOD/DRINK | By Daniela Berretta | Jan 26
A chef who serves in the Swiss Guards, David Geisser, is shedding light on the culinary tastes of the pope's army with a new cookbook,"Buon Appetito."


Travel

Six Gay Cruises Leaving Florida This Winter

By Mike Halterman | Jan 25
Florida already feels like paradise in the wintertime, so the only way you can add on to perfection during these beautiful months is to take a cruise and visit the Caribbean!