Gay News: The Latest

Trump Arrives in Washington with a Wave and a Salute

NEWS | By Nancy Benac | Jan 19
Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump traded in his beloved private plane for a military jet Thursday and swooped into Washington for three days of inaugural festivities.

On the Mat with Thunder Arena Wrestlers Blayne and Eagle

NEWS | By Robert Nesti | Jan 19
What makes Thunder Arena Wrestling the go-to website for those fans of the sport to watch matches? One reason are its wrestlers. EDGE speaks to Blayne and Eagle recently as they prepared to fight.

Pro-Lifers Out of Step With Women's March on Washington

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 19
After organizers dropped the anti-abortion group New Wave Feminists as an official partner, conservative women wonder if there's a place for the "pro-life, anti-Trump" contingent in the Women's March on Washington.

Nat'l. and Phila. LGBTQ Leaders Call on Senators to Reject Sessions' AG Nomination

NEWS | Jan 19
National, state, and local civil rights leaders and LGBTQ advocates discussed the nomination of Jeff Sessions as U.S. Attorney General and lifted up the voices of local leaders calling on United States senators to oppose the Sessions' nomination.

UK Soap Star Wants Character to be Gay So He Can Kiss a Guy

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
"I love guys!"

Nancy Sinatra Shades Trump Over Use of Frank's 'My Way' for Ball

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
Nancy Sinatra had the best response when asked how she felt that her father's signature song "My Way" would be used at the inaugural ball.

PopUps: Get Ready for a Lisa Frank Movie

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
Hey 90s kids: Get ready for your gay little hearts to explode into confetti, rainbows and hippie aliens.

Gay Rep. Pocan Girds for Trump

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jan 19
This Friday when President-elect Donald Trump is taking his oath of office outside the Capitol in Washington, D.C., gay Congressman Mark Pocan (D-Wisconsin) will be volunteering at a food pantry in the city of Verona.

Report: Advisers Want Trump to Dance with Caitlyn Jenner at Inauguration

NEWS | Jan 19
A new report from Page Six claims advisers for President-elect Donald Trump are urging him to dance with Caitlyn Jenner, who is reportedly attending the event.

Chance the Rapper's Brother Comes Out as Bisexual

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
The brother of musician Chance the Rapper took to Twitter Wednesday and came out as bisexual.


Entertainment

'Divergent' Author Veronica Roth on New Book, 'Carve the Mark'

BOOKS | Jan 19
Veronica Roth's bestselling "Divergent" series has sold more 35 million copies worldwide. Roth joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss her next young adult novel.


Business

New Prescription: Doctor Offices that Look Like Apple Stores

CORPORATE | By Michael Liedtke | Jan 19
After a relative suffered a heart attack a few years ago, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Adrian Aoun got an unsettling look at a health-care system that he diagnosed as an inefficient and outdated mess.


Technology

Baidu Hires Microsoft Expert in Artificial Intelligence Push

PERSONAL TECH | Jan 19
Baidu Inc., which operates China's most popular Internet search engine, said Tuesday it has hired a former Microsoft executive and artificial intelligence specialist to improve its competitiveness in the field.


Finance

Woodstock, VT, Fights to Save Its Charm, One Shutter At a Time

HOME | By Wilson Ring | Dec 31
Some property owners are questioning the community's requirement, arguing that the regulations are enforced irregularly, and that some buildings look better without shutters.


Cars

Auto Show Concepts: Would You Build Them or Forget Them?

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 17
Car companies don't just show current models at auto shows. They also unveil prototypes that could be built in the future.


Style

Paris Fashion Week Kicks Off As Classical Fuses With Punk

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Jan 19
Subzero temperatures were an apt backdrop for fashionistas who arrived in Paris for the first day of warmly-wrapped fall/winter 2017 menswear fashion shows.


Travel

6 Reasons to Visit DC This Winter For a Capital 'Coolcation'

By EDGE | Jan 19
This winter, select D.C. properties are inviting travelers, families and locals to spend their mid-winter break in our nation's capital.


Nightlife

LGBT Activists Hold Dance Party Near Mike Pence's Home

POLITICS | Jan 19
With glow sticks, hula hoops and rainbow flags, protesters took a dance party to the streets near the vice president-elect's temporary home to oppose his positions on LGBT issues.