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VIDEO: Trailer for 'Magic Mike XXL' Released

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 6
As if the promotional stills weren't hot enough.

Little Resolved at Emergency Meeting to Address Fire Island Pines Boycott

NEWS | By EDGE | May 6
As Memorial Day weekend approaches, a black cloud remains hovered over Fire Island Pines, which has been in an increasing state of social disarray in the wake of an event held for anti-gay Sen. Ted Cruz at the Manhattan home of Ian Reisner.

Conservative Pundit: Gays to Blame for California Drought

NEWS | By EDGE | May 6
Add the California drought to previous floods, wild fires, earthquakes, tornadoes and other natural calamities caused by God's wrath over homosexuality.

Shifting In A New Direction, Jack Black Rides 'The D Train'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | May 6
Jack Black talks about his new film, "The D Train," a black comedy about a status-obsessed family man organizing his high school reunion.

Report: IRS Issues $5.6 Billion in Bogus Education Credits

BUSINESS | By Stephen Ohlemacher | May 6
The IRS issued $5.6 billion in potentially bogus education tax credits in a single year - more than a quarter of all education credits claimed by taxpayers, a government watchdog said.

Australian Leader Brushes Off Snub to Diplomat's Gay Partner

NEWS | May 6
Australia's prime minister on Wednesday brushed off controversy over his office's treatment of the gay partner of the Australian ambassador to France.

Beyonce and Rihanna Shut Down Met Gala Red Carpet

STYLE | May 6
Rihanna shut down the Met Gala's red carpet in a regal yellow coat. And then came Bey.

Chuck Norris Backs Mike Huckabee For President

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | May 6
Less than 24 hours since former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announced that he will run for president, action star Chuck Norris has come to his side, and said he supports the GOP presidential hopeful.

Iran Bans 'Gay,' 'Devil Worshiping' Haircuts

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | May 6
The head of Iran's barber's union told local media this week that barbers throughout the country have been given a list of "appropriate" hairstyles for men and that "homosexual" and "devil worshiping" hairstyles are now banned.

Gay Leaders Happy Even With SC Anti-Discrimination Bill Failing

NEWS | May 6
Even after an anti-discrimination bill was pulled off the floor of the South Carolina House, supporters of gay rights are pleased that this has been a surprisingly quiet Legislative session for them.


News

Hawaii Bill for Birth Certificate Gender Change Passes

FAMILY | May 6
The Hawaii Legislature passed a bill that could make it a lot easier for transgender people to change their gender on their birth certificates, joining a growing number of states to make the change.


Entertainment

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Mahogany: Couture Edition

MOVIES | By Michael Cox | May 6
In her follow up to the hugely successful "Lady Sings the Blues," Diana Ross plays a woman who fights many battles to make her way to the top of the fashion industry.


Business

Head Games: Virtual Reality Could Improve Brain Surgery

CORPORATE | May 6
Virtual reality is about to enter the operating room. The breakthrough technology is being introduced at a gathering of neurosurgeons in Washington, D.C. Kara Finnstrom gets a sneak preview from the inventors in Southern California.


Cars

Uber Delivers: Going Beyond Just Offering Rides

AUTO NEWS | May 1
Uber is rolling out a new service that allows drivers to transport packages and deliver food. CNET's Jeff Bakalar provides details.


Style

Milan Expo Seeks to Feed the Planet

FOOD/DRINK | May 6
Milan's Expo 2015 world's fair has heady ambitions, the biggest of which is to devise a plan to feed the planet as it brings together 145 nations to focus on food and nutrition.


Travel

Visit Charleston: Not Just Homes and Gardens

May 5
While Charleston's historic district with its almost 5,000 historic structures is still the main draw, visitors are also attracted to world-class dining and shopping and an array of festivals


Nightlife

Aiden Leslie: 'I Just Go' With It

MUSIC | By JC Alvarez | May 1
Pop artist Aiden Leslie returns with a surprisingly fresh downtempo tack "I Just Go" that reveals more and delves deeper than he's ever done with previous electronic symphonies.