Gay News: The Latest

Trump Unveils 'America First' Mobile App

NEWS | Aug 26
Donald Trump's presidential campaign now has its own mobile app.

NYC Rally Addresses Anti-Trans Violence

NEWS | Aug 26
Elected officials and community members gathered in Woodside, Queens, NY Thursday night for a rally in support of a transgender woman who was assaulted with a hammer by a man who made anti-LGBT remark and stole her purse.

National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund Celebrates Women's Equality Day

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 26
The National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund is celebrating Women's Equality Day by calling on Congress to do more to advance freedom, justice, equality and equity for all women.

Delta Yanks In-Air Broadcast of Chris Rock Special Over Anti-Gay Language

NEWS | Aug 26
Call it a case of hate speech at 50,000 feet.

LGBTQ Activists Protest Kentucky Farm Bureau's Anti-Gay Policies

NEWS | By Bruce Schreiner | Aug 26
Kentucky's only Democratic congressman did not eat the ham on Thursday.

After Viral Vid, Mother of Public Masturbator Turns Son Over to NYPD

NEWS | Aug 26
After a New York woman's video of herself ranting at a man she believed was masturbating on the subway went viral, the man's own mother turned him over to police.

Candidates Capitalize On the Ever-Powerful 'Religious Vote'

NEWS | By Bill Barrow | Aug 26
Republican Donald Trump has told conservative evangelical pastors in Florida that his presidency would preserve "religious liberty" and reverse what he insists is a government-enforced muzzling of Christians.

Watch: Rep. Brian Sims Goes Viral For Epic 'Little Mermaid' Lip Sync

NEWS | Aug 26
"RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 2" just started but Rep. Brain Sims, D-Philadelphia, is giving the queens a run for their money.

I Am Essential Coalition Urges Administration to End Discrimination in Health Insurance Exchanges

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 26
The I Am Essential coalition urges HHS Secretary Sylvia Matthews Burwell to highlight on-going beneficiary concerns in implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

Celebrate National Dog Day With Life-Saving Tech

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 26
August 26 is National Dog Day, and PetPace, the provider of an innovative health-monitoring smart collar, wants dog owners to learn more about their pet's health.


News

Trump Doubles Down on Calling Clinton A Bigot

POLITICS | Aug 26
The presidential election got ugly in an unprecedented way on Thursday as both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump accused each other of bigotry.


Entertainment

Review :: Maggie's Plan

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | Aug 26
Certainly a mixed bag of a film, Rebecca Miller's pseudo-clever "Maggie's Plan" comes to Blu-ray.


Business

Kibbles 'n Bits Sales Suffer As Pet Owners Get Pickier

CORPORATE | Aug 26
Americans' increasingly picky tastes are affecting not just the bowls on their tables, but those on the floor: Kibbles 'n Bits sales are suffering.


Technology

Out Real Estate Entrepreneur Avantika Shahi Launches Haus

PERSONAL TECH | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 26
Real estate entrepreneur Avantika Shahi had trouble finding the perfect home. So she created Haus, the website that matches you with the ideal property for your needs.


Finance

Costly Financial Fees You May Not Know You're Paying

SAVING | By Dayana Yochim | Aug 25
Thanks to a new fee-disclosure rule from the Department of Labor, financial pros who offer retirement advice will have to disclose all costs associated with their services and products beginning in April.


Style

Las Vegas' High Roller Launches First In-Cabin Chocolate Tasting

FOOD/DRINK | Aug 26
Journey 550 feet into the air on the High Roller, the world's tallest observation wheel, as it launches the in-cabin chocolate tasting experience with Ethel M Chocolates on Thursday, Sept. 1.


Health/Fitness

Network Advantage Card Helps Families Stay Healthy for $20 A Month

HEALTH | By EDGE | Aug 25
Millions of Americans are suffering from chronic illness and disease that is costing them money in health care bills and lost wages. But the Network Advantage Card can help, at a low monthly cost.


Travel

Parks Service Marks Centennial With New Citizens, Monument

Aug 26
The National Park Service celebrated its 100th birthday on Thursday with events across the U.S. including the creation of a giant, living version of its emblem in Washington, D.C.


Nightlife

Key West Tropical Heat 2016

PHOTO ALBUMS | Aug 24
The Key West Business Guild hosted Tropical Heat at the finest all male resorts on the island including The Island House, Alexander's and The New Orleans House. EDGE was there as well. Check out these great photos.