Gay News: The Latest

Going Gaga for Gay Ganga

STYLE | By Jill Gleeson | Aug 30
Thanks to Massive, a New York-based company dedicated to bringing the art form to the masses, you can not only purchase gay manga, you can wear it.

Police Detain Man Dressed as Zorro Just Before LAX Airport Panic

NEWS | By Andrew Dalton | Aug 29
A false report of gunshots that sent panicked travelers fleeing from Los Angeles International Airport came right after officers with weapons drawn detained a masked man dressed in black and possibly carrying a plastic sword, officials said.

Foot Locker Looks to Play Up the Store Experience

STYLE | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Aug 29
Start with the shoes but move on from there. That's the plan at Foot Locker Inc., long known for its sneakers, which is reorganizing its stores to further highlight top brands.

School Asks High Court to Hear Transgender Bathroom Case

NEWS | By Alanna Durkin Richer | Aug 29
A Virginia school board is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to weigh in on whether a transgender male must be allowed to use the boys' bathroom at his high school.

Fire Engulfs Century-Old Presbyterian Church; No Injuries

NEWS | By Dake Kang | Aug 29
A massive fire engulfed a century-old Gothic church that hosted many programs for young children and gay worshipers, but no injuries were reported.

Actor Gene Wilder, 'Willy Wonka' Star, Dies at 83

NEWS | By Sandy Cohen | Aug 29
Gene Wilder, the star of such comedy classics as "Young Frankenstein" and "Blazing Saddles," has died. He was 83.

'Finding Prince Charming' Host Lance Bass Confirms HIV-Positive Suitor

NEWS | Aug 29
After a report from TMZ, Lance Bass, who is host of the upcoming "The Bachelor"-style gay dating show, confirmed a suitor vying for the attention of said prince charming, Robert Sepulveda Jr., is HIV-positive.

Stephen King Says Maine Governor is a Bigot, Racist

NEWS | Aug 29
Maine horror writer Stephen King is chiming in on recent controversial remarks by Gov. Paul LePage, saying the Republican is "a bigot, a homophobe and a racist."

Appeal for More Relief for North Carolina Transgender People

NEWS | By Jonathan Drew | Aug 29
Advocacy groups are asking an appeals court to expand a favorable ruling on transgender restroom access to cover people across North Carolina.

Transgender Inmate Latest to Push for Hormone Treatment

NEWS | By Jim Salter | Aug 29
A transgender inmate is suing the Missouri prison system for refusing to provide hormone therapy as she transitions to a woman.


Entertainment

Robert De Niro Talks "Hands of Stone"

Aug 30
Robert De Niro, who won an Oscar for playing boxer Jake LaMotta in "Raging Bull," is back in the ring as real-life trainer Ray Arcel in "Hands of Stone."


Business

Panera CEO on Self-Respect (And Why He Often Avoids Gluten)

By Candice Choi | Aug 30
Panera founder and CEO Ron Shaich considers himself the "discoverer-in-chief," meaning he's in charge of ensuring the bakery chain's image doesn't grow stale.


Style

Taming the Beast: 4 Must-Haves for End-of-Summer Hair

By April Stamm | Aug 30
It's too soon to banish the rays and pack up our beach bags. These four hair lines will smooth, tame, and replenish your hair back to its pre-vernal glory.


Health/Fitness

Shigellosis Outbreak Among Los Angeles MSM Follows Similar Outbreak in 2015

By EDGE | Aug 29
An outbreak of Shigellosis, a common diarrheal disease caused by a group of bacteria called Shigella, is affecting men who have sex with men in Los Angeles, Pasadena, and Long Beach.


Nightlife

Key West Tropical Heat 2016

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.