Gay News: The Latest

Michael Phelps, Nicole Johnson Secretly Married in June

Michael Phelps can add getting married to his long list of accomplishments this year.

Police Investigate Destruction of Trump's Hollywood Star

NEWS | Oct 27
Los Angeles police are investigating a pre-dawn attack that destroyed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame less than two weeks before the election.

Post-Election Unity? Clinton and Trump Won't Say Yet

NEWS | By Lisa Lerer and Ken Thomas | Oct 27
With a dozen days left until Election Day, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are refusing to commit to working with each other after the election, putting in question their abilities to heal the country's wounds after a volatile presidential race.

'Our 49 Pulse Angels': Magic Honor Those Killed in Gay Nightclub

NEWS | By Tim Reynolds | Oct 27
Underneath a banner displaying the number 49, the Orlando Magic paid tribute Wednesday night to the victims and survivors of the Pulse gay nightclub massacre with an emotional ceremony immediately before the team's season-opener against the Miami Heat.

Romanian Man Asks Court to Recognize His Same-Sex Marriage

NEWS | By Alison Mutler | Oct 27
A Romanian man asked his country's Constitutional Court on Thursday to recognize his marriage to an American man, in a case that has pitted the nation's conservative majority against those who want to move into the European mainstream.

Church Drops Lawsuit on Transgender Bathroom Issue

NEWS | Oct 27
An Iowa church is dropping its lawsuit against the state and the city of Des Moines over an antidiscrimination law that church officials believed could force them to abide by transgender bathroom rules.

AP-GfK Poll: Clinton Has Commanding Advantages Over Trump

NEWS | Oct 27
Americans see Hillary Clinton as the clear winner over Donald Trump in this year's presidential debates, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. The survey shows commanding advantages for Clinton heading into the final days of the campaign.

Judge Rejects Claim to Prince Estate from Woman and Girl

A Minnesota judge ruled Wednesday that a woman and girl who claim to be Prince's niece and grandniece will not be considered heirs to the late music superstar's estate.

Artist Mows Giant Trump Portrait in Italian Cornfield

NEWS | Oct 27
An Italian land artist has used his tractor to transform a field near the Italian city of Verona into a giant portrait of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Early Voting: More Good Signs for Clinton in Key States

NEWS | By Hope Yen | Oct 27
The millions of votes that have been cast already in the U.S. presidential election point to an advantage for Hillary Clinton in critical battleground states, as well as signs of strength in traditionally Republican territory.


Target Plays Up Value for the Holiday Season

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Oct 26
From a Broadway-style marketing campaign to more exclusive toys, Target wants to lure shoppers during the final critical months of the year. More importantly, though, it needs to convince shoppers that it's the place for deals.


IBM CEO Ginni Rometty on Watson, "Man and Machine" Era

Oct 26
Watson's cognitive computing will now be available nationwide for the first time. IBM CEO Ginni Rometty joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss Watson and what its implementation means for the future.


Report: Elderly Gay Widower May Lose NYC Home Because He Wasn't Legally Married

Oct 24
A new report from the New York Times finds that an elderly widower could lose his West Village home, where he's lived for 55 years, because he was not legally married to his partner.


Gov't: Cybersecurity Should Be Part of Auto Design Process

Oct 26
The government's highway safety agency says automakers should make cybersecurity part of their product development process by assessing risks and designing in protections.


China Essentials: Travel Tips & Discovering Shanghai

By Matthew Wexler | Oct 26
EDGE travel editor Matthew Wexler returns from China with a shortlist of how to prepare and what not to miss.


Halloween Flashback: Costumes Rule!

Oct 25
We returned to our photo archive to spotlight some of the best Halloween costumes of the past few years. Check them out - you may see yourself or get some ideas for this weekend!