Gay News: The Latest

Syringe Service Programs Are Decreasing HIV Infections, Work Still Needs to be Done

NEWS | By Tucker Berardi | Dec 4
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a new Vital Signs report which shows an increased use of Syringe Service Programs - programs that offer sterile needles and other injection equipment to reduce the risk of HIV transmission.

Obama to Join Kennedy Center Honors Gala for Last Time

ENTERTAINMENT | By Ben Nuckols | Dec 4
This year's Kennedy Center Honors gala will be bittersweet for some because it's the last one under President Barack Obama.

Mariela Castro's March: Cuba's LGBT Revolution Takes Viewers Inside Queer Cuba

ENTERTAINMENT | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Dec 4
HBO continues to be the go-to network for truthful, cutting edge programming which puts LGBT lives under a microscope. On Nov. 28 HBO debuted Jon Alpert's "Mariela Castro's March: Cuba's LGBT Revolution" at 9 p.m.

One Million Moms Lashes Out Against Zales Over 'Love and Pride' Collection

NEWS | By Brittany Ferrendi | Dec 4
In their latest anti-LGBT crusade, One Million Moms targeted Zales Jewelers for releasing a 'Love and Pride' collection and an advertisement depicting two women getting married.

LGBT Groups Object To Trump's Attorney General Proposal

NEWS | By John McDonald | Dec 4
LGBT organizations are finding common cause in opposition of President-elect Donald J. Trump's pick for Attorney General.

Jerry Falwell, Jr. Claims Trump Offered Him Education Secretary Post

NEWS | By John Riley | Dec 4
Prominent evangelical leader and Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. says he was offered the position of Secretary of Education under President-elect Donald Trump's new administration.

Safety Seminar Urges People to Be Alert, Report Crimes

NEWS | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Dec 4
Nationally, reported hate crimes against Jews, Muslims, LGBT people, and people of color spiked in the aftermath of the presidential election, and local community leaders held a safety seminar this week to address concerns.

Pulse Survivors to Light Tree of Hope

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Dec 4
The tree, which this year is dedicated to the Pulse victims and survivors, features origami cranes with wishes on them. It has been a holiday fixture for more than a decade.

Green Party Taking Bid for Election Recount to Federal Court

NEWS | By Marc Levy | Dec 4
Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein is taking her bid for a statewide recount of Pennsylvania's Nov. 8 presidential election to federal court.

Panel Urges Better Cybersecurity to President-Elect Trump

NEWS | By Tami Abdollah And Darlene Superville | Dec 4
A presidential commission on Friday made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity.


News

Scott Pelley on "60 Minutes" Interview with Paul Ryan

Dec 4
The congressman and president-elect Donald Trump were often at odds during the campaign, but the speaker says they've moved on from their public attacks and talk on the phone nearly every day.


Entertainment

Introducing... Graham J

By Robin Gray | Dec 4
Graham J. is fast gaining an international reputation with sell out performances in Ireland, the UK and Europe. His debut album "Wild Is..." has been critically acclaimed for its individual style.


Technology

10 Must-Have Apps For 2017

By Troy Maillis | Dec 4
As we move forward into the New Year, let's take a look at 10 Apps that have gained popularity in 2016 and show no signs of slowing down in 2017. If you don't have these Apps yet-get them!


Finance

Giving the Gift of Financial Well-Being at the Holidays

By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Dec 3
Instead of the latest toy or gadget, some people are trying to give their loved ones more financial security this holiday season.


Cars

Toyota to Revamp America's Top-Selling Car Amid Boom in SUVs

By Tom Krisher | Dec 4
Toyota plans to reveal a new version of America's top-selling sedan next month at a time when U.S. buyers are moving away from cars toward SUVs and trucks.


Style

Gift Guide: Tech Toys for Christmas

By Joel Martens | Dec 4
Looking for gift ideas for that gear head, gadget geek, or tech-loving sweetheart? Let us offer a few suggestions...


Health/Fitness

US Health Care Tab Hits $3.2T; Fastest Growth in 8 Years

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Dec 3
The nation's health care tab grew at the fastest rate in eight years in 2015, driven by the coverage expansion in President Barack Obama's law and by costly prescription drugs, the government said Friday.


Travel

What's Bad is Good: Two Bad Tourists' Holiday Gift Guide

By Matthew Wexler | Dec 2
EDGE's exclusive gift guides continue with Two Bad Tourists, who offer their insider recommendations on the hottest holiday gifts with international flair.