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GOP Gays and Real Housewives for Donald Trump Rally in WeHo Friday Night

GOP Gays and Real Housewives for Donald Trump Rally in WeHo Friday Night

NEWS | Oct 26

About 70 LGBTQ Trump supporters and allied housewives marched for Donald Trump in heavily Democratic WEHO Friday night.

Thirstrapping: Russell Tovey's Engagement Woes

Thirstrapping: Russell Tovey's Engagement Woes

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 26

Out British actor Russell Tovey isn't sure if he's engaged to personal trainer Steve Brockman.

Antoni Porowski, J BRAND Collaboration: 'As Classic As Mozzarella Sticks'

Antoni Porowski, J BRAND Collaboration: 'As Classic As Mozzarella Sticks'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 26

Antoni Porowski, the Emmy-nominated food and wine host of Netflix's "Queer Eye," has designed a "sustainably-minded new capsule collection" in collaboration with J BRAND.

Zoom Trolls Target LGBTQ Students, Denounced as a 'Hate Crime'

Zoom Trolls Target LGBTQ Students, Denounced as a 'Hate Crime'

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 26

LGTBQ students at Durham University in England were targeted by a group of 15 people who bombarded a Zoom meeting with sexual imagery and homophobic slurs.

The Weeknd and Roddy Ricch Lead AMA Nominations with 8 Each

The Weeknd and Roddy Ricch Lead AMA Nominations with 8 Each

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 26

The Weeknd and Roddy Ricch are the leading nominees for this year's American Music Awards with eight apiece.

Cher Delivers Hit Songs, Voting Encouragement Over the Weekend

Cher Delivers Hit Songs, Voting Encouragement Over the Weekend

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 26

Superstar and LGBTQ ally Cher delivered hit songs and voting encouragement to crowds over the weekend, appearing at Biden events in Las Vegas, Nevada and Phoenix, Arizona.

Out Comic Fortune Feimster Weds, Cites Supreme Court Uncertainty

Out Comic Fortune Feimster Weds, Cites Supreme Court Uncertainty

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 26

Out comedian Fortune Feimster and her fiancée married on Oct. 23 amid uncertainty about what might happen to marriage equality when Amy Coney Barrett is confirmed to the Supreme Court.

Out New Mexico Legislator Flees Home After Threats Received

Out New Mexico Legislator Flees Home After Threats Received

NEWS | Oct 26

A state senator says he received anonymous threatening telephone messages after publicly criticizing people for gathering without masks at a political demonstration outside the state Capitol, and that he fears for his safety.

Show Goes on for Olivier Awards, Even with UK Theaters Shut

Show Goes on for Olivier Awards, Even with UK Theaters Shut

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jill Lawless | Oct 26

Andrew Scott and Ian McKellen were among acting winners as Britain's Laurence Olivier Awards celebrated the best of the London stage in bittersweet fashion Sunday night — most U.K. theaters remain closed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Harry Styles Investing in New Music Venue in Manchester

Harry Styles Investing in New Music Venue in Manchester

ENTERTAINMENT | By Hilary Fox | Oct 26

While most music stars are rescheduling tour dates to 2021, Harry Styles is looking farther ahead and making plans to headline his own arena — one he's putting his money and ideas into.

News

Virus is Pummeling Europe's Eateries — And Winter is Coming

Virus is Pummeling Europe's Eateries — And Winter is Coming

NEWS | By Raf Casert | Oct 26

From Northern Ireland and Italy to the Netherlands and France, governments have shuttered eateries or severely curtailed how they operate.

Entertainment

Making Art Out of Life :: Matt Fifer on 'Cicada'

Making Art Out of Life :: Matt Fifer on 'Cicada'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 26

One of the films that's made a splash at this year's LGBTQ festivals is the Matt Fifer co-written and co-directed "Cicada," drawn from the lives of its two lead actors. Fifer chats with EDGE about facing life demons with art.

Technology

Washington State Discovers First 'Murder Hornet' Nest in US

Washington State Discovers First 'Murder Hornet' Nest in US

TECHNOLOGY | By Nicholas K. Geranios | Oct 23

Scientists have discovered the first nest of so-called murder hornets in the United States and plan to wipe it out Saturday to protect native honeybees, officials in Washington state said.

Cars

Self-Driving Shuttle Debuts in High-Traffic Virginia Spot

Self-Driving Shuttle Debuts in High-Traffic Virginia Spot

CARS | By Matthew Barakat | Oct 26

The future of transportation arrived in northern Virginia, looking like a big blue toaster on wheels that seats six and drives itself through the region's notorious traffic.

Style

10 Halloween Makeup Transformations

10 Halloween Makeup Transformations

STYLE | Oct 26

Halloween may be an intimate affair this year, but you can still wow social media with a selfie of your favorite creation. Here are 10 incredible make-up transformations for inspiration.

Health/Fitness

Fear and Anxiety Spike in Virus Hot Spots Across US

Fear and Anxiety Spike in Virus Hot Spots Across US

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Holly Ramer, Adrian Sainz | Oct 26

The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington currently forecasts that the U.S. COVID-19 death toll could exceed 318,000 by January 1.

Travel

Lance Bass, Todrick Hall and More Offer Queer-Friendly Virtual Home Town Tours

Lance Bass, Todrick Hall and More Offer Queer-Friendly Virtual Home Town Tours

TRAVEL | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 24

In honor of LGBTQ History Month in October, Orbitz has partnered with influencers and celebrities to highlight the best queer-friendly destinations and businesses in their hometowns.

Nightlife

Homing's In Oct. 22-31 - Arts, Nightlife, Community Events

Homing's In Oct. 22-31 - Arts, Nightlife, Community Events

NIGHTLIFE | By Jim Provenzano | Oct 22

As a mild sedative to pre-election jitters, why not sing, dance and laugh along at home with arts (Patti Lupone!), nightlife (Rocky Horror!) and community (Lily Tomlin!) events online, including a few pre-Halloween festivities.