Gay News: The Latest

'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.

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.

West Palm Beach, Florida Bans Ex-Gay Therapy for Minors

NEWS | Oct 26
The city commission of West Palm Beach, Florida approved an ordinance Monday to ban conversion therapy for LGBT minors.

Tossed Out of Botswana, 'Kill the Gays' Pastor Not Welcome in Malawi

NEWS | Oct 26
Pastor Steven Anderson, the repugnantly anti-LGBT Tempe, Arizona "Kill the Gays" minister who praised the Orlando massacre, has one less place in Africa willing to import his message of hate.

Trump Praises Gingrich for Criticism of Kelly

NEWS | By David Bauder | Oct 26
Donald Trump praised Newt Gingrich Wednesday for an "amazing interview" with Fox News Channel host Megyn Kelly, in which the former speaker told Kelly that she is "fascinated with sex."

Sneak Peek: Watch 'Drag Race' All Stars Remember Orlando's Pulse Nightclub in Reunion Clip

NEWS | Oct 26
The "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" Season 2 reunion show airs on Logo Thursday night but Vulture posted a sneak peek clip that shows the queens remembering the victims of the shooting of the gay nightclub Pulse in Orlando, Fla.

Obama Legacy: A Quiet Mission to Export Gay Rights Overseas

NEWS | By Josh Lederman | Oct 26
While the world was watching America's gay rights transformation, the Obama administration was pursuing a quieter mission to export gay rights overseas.


Review :: Independence Day: Resurgence

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 26
The aliens are back, and this time their attack is bigger and bolder -- but so are the defenses of a united Earth. It sounds like fun, but it's really not.


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.


Britain's 'Freakshakes' Contain a Whopping 1,500 Calories

Oct 26
These monstrous milkshakes could be Britain's unhealthiest drinks - overflowing with chocolate, cookies and cream and oozing with 1,500 calories.


'Transgender People Are Not Gay, Except For The Gay Ones,' Notes Acclaimed Transgender Surgeon Dr. Sherman Leis

By EDGE | Oct 26
There is a popular conflation of homosexuality and transgenderism that is both inaccurate and can lead to misunderstandings about transgender people, according to transgender surgeon, Dr. Sherman Leis.


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!