Gay News: The Latest

A Cabinet of Generals? Trump's Choices Get Mixed Reviews

NEWS | By Lolita C. Baldor | Dec 3
Donald Trump's move to pack his administration with military brass is getting mixed reviews.

Trump Speaks Directly with Taiwan's Leader, Irking China

NEWS | By Gillian Wong and Johnson Lai | Dec 3
In a break with decades long diplomatic tradition, President-elect Donald Trump spoke directly with the president of Taiwan, a move that drew an irritated response from China on Saturday.

The "Two Trumps" Surface in President-Elect's Transition

NEWS | By Julie Pace And Jonathan Lemire | Dec 3
Donald Trump's skeptics hope the presidency will reveal a serious side of the brash businessman. His supporters want him to keep the freewheeling style that rattled Washington. In true Trump fashion, so far he's doing both.

Bolt Says 200-Meter World Record Now Likely Beyond Him

NEWS | By John Leicester | Dec 3
Usain Bolt again said he doesn't plan to run the 200 meters in his final season, realizing that his world record of 19.19 seconds is now likely beyond him.

Republican Lawmaker Defeated at 90 Says He's Not Retiring

NEWS | By Wilson Ring | Dec 3
Outgoing Republican state Sen. William Doyle wants to make one thing clear when he's asked about his decision to stop pursuing a recount in his narrow election loss: Even at age 90, he's not retiring from politics.

Gambia Leader's Hold on Power Ends with Surprising Speed

NEWS | By Robbie Corey-Boulet and Abdoulie John | Dec 3
On Friday night, almost as quickly as he came to power, Yahya Jammeh announced he was leaving.

With Unceremonious Announcement, Influential K-Pop Group 2NE1 Comes to an End

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 3
2NE1, the influential K-pop band that shaped music around the world, officially broke up last month.

Tippi Hedren Sets the Record Straight with 'Tippi'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | Dec 2
Tippi Hedren is an actress who is immediately identified with Alfred Hitchcock, the director who discovered her & starred her in two films. What happened behind the scenes, though, is a Hollywood horror story that Hedren reveals in her new memoir.

Emails: Anti-LGBT Law Cost N. Carolina Project with 700 Jobs

NEWS | Dec 2
Internal emails show that city and state officials blame a North Carolina law limiting LGBT protections for a company's decision to pick another state for a new project that includes 700 jobs.

Melissa Etheridge Gets into the Holiday Spirit

ENTERTAINMENT | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 2
On December 5 Melissa Etheridge returns to The Ridgefield Playhouse for a night of fan faves & holiday classics. EDGE spoke to Etheridge about her fans, career & the holidays.


Entertainment

Review :: Moscow on the Hudson

MOVIES | By Michael Cox | Dec 2
Twilight Time's limited release disc bring Paul Mazursky's beloved Cold War romcom to Blu-ray, a film that shows how even critics of this country can be fiercely patriotic toward it.


Business

Some Voters, Stung by Election Result, Stirred to New Action

LEGAL | By Matt Sedensky | Dec 2
Three weeks out from a presidential election result that left them deeply dejected, many liberals now say they've been roused to action in new ways, from making donations and volunteering to considering political runs themselves.


Technology

Former Astronaut on the Realism of Nat Geo's "Mars"

SCIENCE | Dec 2
Nat Geo's new miniseries "Mars" explores a fictional manned mission to the red planet in 2033. Former NASA astronaut John Grunsfeld, and the series' leading actress Jihae, joined CBSN's Josh Elliott to discuss how "Mars" blends fact and fiction.


Finance

6 Tips to Take Control of Black Friday Spending

SAVING | By EDGE | Nov 18
With Thanksgiving just a week away comes the always trending Black Friday. This shopper's dream can be a great day for your finances or it can set you back tremendously.


Style

Top 10 Signs You're a Foodie

FOOD/DRINK | Dec 2
If you've used the terms amuse bouche, cassoulet or petit fours without sweating, own a sauté pan and snap 45 pictures of food a week, congratulations... you're officially a foodie.


Health/Fitness

HIV and Aging Consensus Project Recognizes WAD By Focusing on Optimal Treatment for Older People Living With HIV

HEALTH | By EDGE | Dec 1
The HIV and Aging Consensus Project is proud to announce the availability of free online CME/CE based upon the learnings from the report Recommended Treatment Strategies for Clinicians Managing Older Patients with HIV.


Travel

6 Destinations for Christmas Sparkle

By Beth J. Harpaz | Dec 2
Christmas lights, towering trees and elaborate gingerbread creations are everywhere this time of year. Here are a few favorite places around the country to enjoy holiday sparkle and fun.