Gay News: The Latest

For Many Families, 'Tis the Season for Matching Jammies

For Many Families, 'Tis the Season for Matching Jammies

STYLE | By Melissa Kossler Dutton | Nov 15
One style fits all in this holiday tradition.

Case Reveals Shame, Trauma of Male Sex Trafficking Victims

Case Reveals Shame, Trauma of Male Sex Trafficking Victims

NEWS | By Dave Collins | Nov 15
While both male and female trafficking victims suffer trauma and other psychological scars, data suggests men and boys are less likely to come forward and when they do they are more likely to have difficulties finding counseling and other services.

Judge Dismisses Lawsuits by Victims in Pulse Gay Club Massacre

Judge Dismisses Lawsuits by Victims in Pulse Gay Club Massacre

NEWS | Nov 15
A federal judge is dismissing two lawsuits brought by survivors and victims' families of the deadly Pulse gay club massacre in Florida.

Analysis: Tales of Reinvention Abound in Oscars Race

Analysis: Tales of Reinvention Abound in Oscars Race

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Nov 15
F. Scott Fitzgerald, who said there are no second acts in American lives, might have felt differently had he seen this year's Oscar race.

Catholic Bishops' Meeting Nears End, No Vote on Abuse Plan

Catholic Bishops' Meeting Nears End, No Vote on Abuse Plan

NEWS | By David McFadden and David Crary | Nov 15
U.S. Catholic bishops made clear their frustrations Wednesday as a national assembly focused on clergy sex-abuse neared its conclusion without strong new steps to combat the multifaceted crisis.

Former WWE Star Punk's Fight Future Could be in TV Booth

Former WWE Star Punk's Fight Future Could be in TV Booth

NEWS | By Dan Gelston | Nov 15
CM Punk's next move in mixed martial arts is assuredly safer than stepping inside the cage.

Trump Administration Defends its Case Against CNN's Acosta

Trump Administration Defends its Case Against CNN's Acosta

NEWS | By Ashraf Khalil | Nov 15
President Donald Trump's administration is trying to fend off a legal challenge from CNN and other outlets over the revocation of journalist Jim Acosta's White House "hard pass."

After Arrest, Michael Avenatti Denies LA Domestic Violence

After Arrest, Michael Avenatti Denies LA Domestic Violence

NEWS | By Michael Balsamo and Andrew Dalton | Nov 15
Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for Stormy Daniels, has denied allegations of domestic violence after his arrest near his ritzy Los Angeles skyscraper apartment.

Carson Kressley & Tom Filicia 'Get a Room' on New Bravo Home Design Show

Carson Kressley & Tom Filicia 'Get a Room' on New Bravo Home Design Show

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | Nov 14
Carson Kressley and Thom Filicia, two of the original "Queer Eye" cast, are back on Bravo with a new home design series, "Get a Room with Carson & Thom." EDGE spoke to the pair about the show and their friendship.

You Better Watch Out: 'A John Waters Christmas' Is Coming to a City Near You

You Better Watch Out: 'A John Waters Christmas' Is Coming to a City Near You

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 14
You better watch out, you better cry! John Waters, the People's Pervert, is coming to a city near you with his annual Christmas show.


News

Big Question for Amazon's 2 Chosen Cities: Will It Pay Off?

Big Question for Amazon's 2 Chosen Cities: Will It Pay Off?

CORPORATE | By Christopher Rugaber | Nov 14
The awarding of Amazon's second headquarters to two affluent localities has fanned intense speculation around a key question: For the winning cities, will the economic payoff prove to be worth the cost?


Entertainment

Curtain Up: Where to Stay for Your Chicago Theater Getaway

Curtain Up: Where to Stay for Your Chicago Theater Getaway

THEATRE | By Matthew Wexler | Nov 14
Chicago has declared 2019 as The Year of Theater — all the more reason to head to the Windy City for a dramatic getaway with design-centric digs at these two Kimpton hotels.


Business

Whitaker Abandoned Taxpayer-Funded Project in Iowa in 2016

Whitaker Abandoned Taxpayer-Funded Project in Iowa in 2016

FINANCE | By Ryan J. Foley and David Pitt | Nov 15
While in private business, acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker walked away from a taxpayer-subsidized apartment-rehabilitation project in Iowa after years of cost overruns, delays and other problems, public records show.


Technology

Judge: White Nationalists Must Turn Over Phones for Lawsuit

Judge: White Nationalists Must Turn Over Phones for Lawsuit

PERSONAL TECH | By Denise Lavoie | Nov 15
Two dozen white nationalists accused in a lawsuit of violating civil rights laws during a deadly 2017 rally in Virginia have been ordered to turn over their cellphones and other electronic devices.


Finance

Black Friday: Shop It or Skip It?

Black Friday: Shop It or Skip It?

HOME | By Courtney Jespersen, NerdWallet | Nov 14
A solid 70 percent of Americans plan to shop on Black Friday this year, according to a recent NerdWallet study conducted by The Harris Poll. But the nature of a day centered around shopping can almost inevitably lead to overspending.


Cars

NASCAR's Culture of Cheating Unmasked During Playoffs

NASCAR's Culture of Cheating Unmasked During Playoffs

AUTO NEWS | By Jenna Fryer | Nov 9
The credo in NASCAR has always been "If you ain't cheatin', you ain't tryin'," and that has never changed despite series effort to keep things on the up-and-up.


Travel

Safety Tips for Traveling on Foreign Airlines

Safety Tips for Traveling on Foreign Airlines

By David Koenig | Nov 14
International air travel has become remarkably safe in recent years, with deadly accidents like last month's Lion Air crash in Indonesia becoming more rare.


Nightlife

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball  And Island House Pool Party

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball And Island House Pool Party

PHOTO ALBUMS | Nov 8
Check out these photos from the 35th Annual Headdress Ball which is the annual fundraising event for the Key West Business Guild, and some pool fun from Island House.