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Thousands March in Hungary Pride Parade to Oppose LGBTQ Law

Thousands March in Hungary Pride Parade to Oppose LGBTQ Law

NEWS | By Justin Spike | Jul 24

Rising anger over the policies of Hungary's right-wing government filled the streets of the country's capital on Saturday as thousands of LGBT supporters marched in the annual Budapest Pride parade.

Prosecutors Air More Claims in R. Kelly Case; 1 Involves Boy

Prosecutors Air More Claims in R. Kelly Case; 1 Involves Boy

NEWS | By Jennifer Peltz | Jul 24

Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly's sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex trafficking trial to hear those claims.

Don't Miss: Ryan Cassata and the Power of Music, Live on 7/27

Don't Miss: Ryan Cassata and the Power of Music, Live on 7/27

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 24

EDGE welcomes singer-songwriter, actor, performer, published writer, LGBTQ activist and motivational speaker Ryan Cassata for a candid conversation about how music helps him stay sober.

Thousands March and Dance for LGBTQ Rights at Berlin Parade

Thousands March and Dance for LGBTQ Rights at Berlin Parade

NEWS | By Ciarán Fahey | Jul 24

Some 35,000 revelers marched for LGBTQ rights at Berlin's annual Christopher Street Day celebration on Saturday, twice as many as expected.

How Digital Banking Is Driving Social Change

How Digital Banking Is Driving Social Change

FINANCE | By Dahna Chandler and E. Napoletano | Jul 24

A growing number of banks and fintechs are using digital banking platforms to meet the unique challenges and needs of individual communities.

Todrick Hall: the Multi-Talent on Gay Anthems, Mentors & New Music

Todrick Hall: the Multi-Talent on Gay Anthems, Mentors & New Music

ENTERTAINMENT | By Gregg Shapiro | Jul 24

Is there anything gay performer and Texas native Todrick Hall can't do? He sings. He dances. He writes songs. He acts on Broadway, in movies, and on TV. He's also an outspoken activist, and discusses his new album, "Femuline."

AP-NORC Poll: Most Unvaccinated Americans Don't Want Shots

AP-NORC Poll: Most Unvaccinated Americans Don't Want Shots

NEWS | By Tammy Webber, Emily Swanson | Jul 24

Most Americans who haven't been vaccinated against COVID-19 say they are unlikely to get the shots and doubt they would work against the aggressive delta variant despite evidence they do.

Are Drag Queens the Next Supermodels?

Are Drag Queens the Next Supermodels?

STYLE | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 24

"RuPaul's Drag Race" made drag mainstream, bringing its style and theatricality into the living rooms of millions. Those aspects of the art also fit the fashion world — and big-name designers are taking notice.

Bette Midler, Berry Gordy Among New Kennedy Center Honorees

Bette Midler, Berry Gordy Among New Kennedy Center Honorees

NEWS | By Ashraf Khalil | Jul 24

The Kennedy Center Honors will return in December with a class that includes Motown Records creator Berry Gordy, "Saturday Night Live" mastermind Lorne Michaels and actress-singer Bette Midler.

Priest Outed via Grindr App Highlights Rampant Data Tracking

Priest Outed via Grindr App Highlights Rampant Data Tracking

NEWS | By Matt O'Brien and Frank Bajak | Jul 24

When a religious publication used smartphone app data to deduce the sexual orientation of a high-ranking Roman Catholic official, it exposed a problem that goes far beyond a debate over church doctrine and priestly celibacy.

Business

How to Overcome the 'Sunday Scaries' with CBD

How to Overcome the 'Sunday Scaries' with CBD

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 22

And one CBD company is boldly owning the agita of Monday's impending doom by using its very name. Sunday Scaries is doing so with a message of honesty, humor, and a hefty dose of community spirit.

Technology

Probe: Journalists, Activists Among Firm's Spyware Targets

Probe: Journalists, Activists Among Firm's Spyware Targets

TECHNOLOGY | By Frank Bajak | Jul 18

An investigation by a global media consortium provides further evidence that military-grade malware from Israel-based NSO Group is being used to spy on journalists and others.

Finance

8 Life Events When Couples Should Revisit Their Finances

8 Life Events When Couples Should Revisit Their Finances

FINANCE | By Lisa Rowan | Jul 22

Money discussions at the start of your relationship may have taken place years ago; your financial situation has probably changed considerably since then.

Cars

Edmunds: Is It Possible to Return the Car You Just Bought?

Edmunds: Is It Possible to Return the Car You Just Bought?

CARS | By Ronald Montoya of Edmunds | Jul 24

But what happens if you later have buyer's remorse, whether it be from too high of a car payment or realizing your new car isn't actually what you wanted?

Style

The Dog Days of Summer

The Dog Days of Summer

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 23

Whether you spend your summer seeking adventure or staying close to home, you'll have more fun with your furry friend along for the ride. A little planning can go a long way in making sure your sidekick stays safe.

Health/Fitness

The Unicorn Is Real: Defying the Myth of Bisexuality

The Unicorn Is Real: Defying the Myth of Bisexuality

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lauren Emily Whalen | Jul 23

"I have dogs and cats, so maybe that sets me up for bisexuality very well," jokes Margaret Cho. Our attitudes about where the "B" fits in LGBTQ is a hot topic in the queer community and beyond.

Travel

Small Business Lifted by Return of Summer Tourists

Small Business Lifted by Return of Summer Tourists

TRAVEL | By Mae Anderson | Jul 23

Small businesses in the U.S. that depend on tourism and vacationers say business is bouncing back, as Americans rebook postponed trips and spend freely on food, entertainment and souvenirs.

Nightlife

San Diego Pride Closing Party  #United We Groove :: July 18, 2021

San Diego Pride Closing Party #United We Groove :: July 18, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Jul 21

Happy Dark Productions set sail on the San Diego Bay for their annual San Diego Pride closing party. Everyone danced the day and night away before headliner Todrick Hall closed out the night.