THE LATEST

Local Intel: Guerneville, Sonoma County, CA

STYLE | By Kelsy Chauvin | Mar 3
Restaurateur and community leader David Blomster offers EDGE his inside scoop on Guerneville, a charming LGBT hub located in Sonoma County.

Behind the Scenes at Mall of America

STYLE | Mar 3
The Mall of America has provided a rare glimpse into security at the nation's busiest shopping center after an online video purportedly produced by a terrorist group urged extremists to attack shopping malls in Western countries.

Milan Fashion Week: Femininity Gets a Rethink

STYLE | By Colleen Barry | Mar 3
Femininity is getting a rethink in Milan.Designers are incorporating more masculine tailoring, while giving a contemporary edge to normally girly touches like bows, ruffles, lace and, yes, polka dots.

Google Selling Wireless Plans to Get More People Online

BUSINESS | By Joseph Wilson, Michael Liedtke | Mar 3
Search giant, self-driving car developer, smartphone and tablet maker. Turned data plan provider? Google wants more people to get online so they can search around and click on its ads. And it's shaking up the telecom world to do it.

Smartphones Could Tell Consumers What's In Food

STYLE | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Mar 3
In the ever-complicated debate over labeling of genetically modified foods, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says he has an idea: use your smartphone.

Strong Reliability Scores Should Help Buick Brand's Rebirth

BUSINESS | By Tom Krisher, Dee-Ann Durbin | Mar 3
Buick, the brand that once was the pace car for the drive to the senior center, has made a comeback by appealing to buyers not yet ready for retirement.

World's First LGBT Pride Parade Celebrates in Hollywood

NIGHTLIFE | By EDGE | Mar 3
This June, the world's first Pride Parade, LA PRIDE, will set the stage for an epic 45th Anniversary celebration in West Hollywood.

Samsung Ditches Design, Adds Mobile Pay to New Phone

BUSINESS | By Anick Jesdanun | Mar 3
Samsung, locked in a tight race with Apple to be the world's biggest smartphone maker, has unveiled an important new phone that ditches its signature plastic design for more stylish metal and glass.

Watch: Original Sondheim Song Cut from 'Into the Woods'

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Mar 2
The never-before-seen interlude, "She'll Be Back," will be available as part of the special features when "Into the Woods" comes out on Blu-ray (March 24), but you can see it right here and now with an introduction by director Rob Marshall.

'Looking' Star Russell Tovey Comes Under Fire for Comments on Effeminate Men

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 2
"Looking" star Russell Tovey is getting a wave of Twitter backlash this week after making comments about effeminate gay men in an interview with the British newspaper The Guardian.

22 Gay Rights Activists Protesting in Idaho House and Senate

NEWS | Mar 2
More than 20 gay rights activists are protesting in the Idaho House and Senate chambers in an attempt to pressure lawmakers into passing anti-discrimination protections.

California GOP Recognizes Gay Faction of Party

NEWS | Mar 2
The California Republican Party on Sunday officially recognized the party's organized gay wing that has fought years for formal acceptance.

NYC Mayor to Skip St. Patrick's Parade Over Policy on Gays

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire | Mar 2
Mayor Bill de Blasio is not planning to march in the nation's biggest and oldest St. Patrick's Day parade unless its organizers change their limitations on displays of gay pride.

Zeitgeisting TV: 'Girls' and 'Looking' : Episodes 7

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Mar 2
EDGE editors Jason St. Amand and Robert Nesti comment on this week's episodes of HBO's "Girls" and "Looking."

Clive Owen to Make Broadway Debut in Pinter's 'Old Times'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Mar 2
Clive Owen will make his Broadway debut in "Old Times" by Harold Pinter.


News

Covert 'Body Sculptor' Says Clients Chose Her Over Surgeons

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 2
An aspiring hip-hop artist who boasts about her talent for underground "body sculpting" has one last chance to impress a jury before the panel weighs murder charges against her in a dancer's death.


Entertainment

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: The Last Straight Man

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 3
Mark Bessenger's romantic comedy-drama follows two best friends as they explore a new sexual side to their relationship by sharing one night each year.


Business

Plus-Size Clothing Gets a Fashionable Makeover

CORPORATE | Mar 3
The public profile of larger women got a major boost when 29-year-old Tess Holliday became the first plus-size model signed to a major agency. But even with this kind of exposure, the fashion industry is still playing catch-up.


Technology

How to Find Out if a Used Car has an Unrepaired Recall

PERSONAL TECH | Feb 28
About 5 million used cars under recall were sold last year before the recalled parts were fixed. No matter the problem, if you're shopping for a used car, you want to make sure a recalled part has been repaired. Here's how to protect yourself.


Finance

5 Tips for Handling Early-Year Medical Expenses

INSURANCE | By Tom Murphy | Mar 2
The clock on insurance deductibles reset on Jan. 1, and that means big medical bills are in store for some. CEO Daniel Klein's foundation is one option patients can turn to if too many expenses hit at the start of the year. Here are some other tips.


Cars

US Automakers Improve in Annual Brand Rankings

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Mar 2
Buick is the first U.S.-based automotive brand to crack the top 10 in Consumer Reports magazine's annual brand report cards. U.S. automakers also placed three vehicles on the magazine's list of "top picks" for vehicles.


Style

4 Ways to Avoid "Meaty-ocre" Meat

FOOD/DRINK | By EDGE | Mar 2
No two carnivores like their meats the same way. To help satiate the desire for the perfectly cooked meat, EDGE called upon our friends at SideChef, a step-by-step cooking app, on how to get the most out of meat.


Health/Fitness

IPERGAY PrEP Study Reduces HIV Risk By 86 Percent in MSM

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 2
Last week at CROI, researchers showed that the IPERGAY trial, which evaluated a three-day PrEP regimen for MSM before and after sex, reduced HIV risk by an average of 86 percent.


Travel

A St. Patrick Irish Adventure

Mar 2
Shrouded in mist, the sacred mountain rises above the countryside, majestic, mysterious and a little foreboding. Here, on this rocky west coast promontory overlooking the Atlantic, St. Patrick is said to have fasted for 40 days and nights.


Nightlife

Brut :: February 28, 2015

PHOTO ALBUMS | Mar 2
The Brut guys managed to make what is, for many, the best party in NYC even better. Dan Darlington, Peter Napoli, and guest DJ super duo The Carry Nation, had an outstanding crowd of hot Brütters dancing and filling the venue with incredible energy.