Gay News: The Latest

Arlington County Set to Outline Expanded Trans Students' Rights

Arlington County Set to Outline Expanded Trans Students' Rights

NEWS | By Sam Cronin | Jun 24
Arlington County has indicated it will set out more concrete rules surrounding the rights and protections of students based on gender identity.

Celebrating 'STONEWALL @ 50': Curators Discuss Philly Exhibit

Celebrating 'STONEWALL @ 50': Curators Discuss Philly Exhibit

NEWS | By Lewis Whittington | Jun 24
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, Drexel University presents an exhibit of 60 Philadelphia-based LGBTQ artists in celebration of the event. EDGE spoke to curators Janus Ourma & David Acosta about the event.

Premiere Date for 'American Horror Story: 1984' Announced

Premiere Date for 'American Horror Story: 1984' Announced

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 24
FX has announced when fans can expect the ninth season of "American Horror Story," subtitled "1984."

Republicans Criticize Montana Governor for Flying Pride Flag

Republicans Criticize Montana Governor for Flying Pride Flag

NEWS | Jun 24
Montana's House speaker and other Republican lawmakers are criticizing Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock for flying the gay pride rainbow flag instead of the state flag over the weekend.

A Year Later, Little Impact After Denying Trump Aide Dinner

A Year Later, Little Impact After Denying Trump Aide Dinner

NEWS | Jun 24
Tourism in a small Virginia town has suffered little in the year since The Red Hen restaurant famously refused to serve President Donald Trump's spokeswoman, Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

NEWS | By Sam Cronin | Jun 24
The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) has apologized publicly for its previous classification of homosexuality as a mental illness, saying its mistakes contributed to discrimination and trauma.

Chicago PrideFest  :: June 22-23, 2019

Chicago PrideFest :: June 22-23, 2019

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 24
PrideFest took over Boystown in Chicago for two days on June 22nd and 23rd, leading up to the Pride parade the following weekend. Vendor booths, live music and unpredictable weather were all part of the rainbow of fun.

Watch: Tan France Gives John Mulaney a "F**kable" Makeover

Watch: Tan France Gives John Mulaney a "F**kable" Makeover

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sam Cronin | Jun 24
Watch Tan France from "Queer Eye" give John Mulaney a makeover attempting to make him more "fuckable."

Surgeons' Opioid-Prescribing Habits Are Hard To Kick

Surgeons' Opioid-Prescribing Habits Are Hard To Kick

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Julie Appleby, Elizabeth Lucas | Jun 24
As opioid addiction and deadly overdoses escalated into an epidemic across the U.S., thousands of surgeons continued to hand out far more pills than needed for postoperative pain relief.

Florida Woman Ordered by HOA to Remove Pride Flag

Florida Woman Ordered by HOA to Remove Pride Flag

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 24
Residents of the Coquina Key Condominiums, where Robin Chipman lives in St. Petersburg, Florida, are allowed to put up flags in support of their favorite sports teams... but, apparently, not in support of their LGBTQ friends.


Entertainment

In Moving Post, 'American Crime' Star Connor Jessup Comes Out as Gay

In Moving Post, 'American Crime' Star Connor Jessup Comes Out as Gay

CELEBRITIES | Jun 24
Actor Connor Jessup, who starred in two seasons of ABC's critically acclaimed series "American Crime" and the queer film "Closet Monster," took to Instagram Sunday night to come out as gay.


Business

Territory: Reinforcing Healthy Habits, One Meal at a Time

Territory: Reinforcing Healthy Habits, One Meal at a Time

FOOD/DRINK | By Matthew Wexler | Jun 24
Territory offer fully cooked meals from local chefs, prepared with insights from nutritionists to ensure what you're getting out of your meal is as bountiful as what's on the plate.


Technology

Aerial Photos Help Census Officials Pinpoint Faraway People

Aerial Photos Help Census Officials Pinpoint Faraway People

PERSONAL TECH | By Russell Contreras | Jun 24
The U.S. Census Bureau is using new high-tech tools to help get an accurate population count next year as its faces challenges tallying people of color who live in remote places and can be wary of the federal government.


Finance

Car Payment Trouble? How to Turn It Around

Car Payment Trouble? How to Turn It Around

AUTO NEWS | By Sean Pyles | Jun 21
Your monthly car payment is not only a ticket to freedom, letting you enjoy summer road trips, but also a lifeline that gets the kids to school and you to work. But if it consumes too much of your budget, that ticket can lead to financial trouble.


Cars

Daimler Issues Profit Warning over Diesel Issues

Daimler Issues Profit Warning over Diesel Issues

AUTO NEWS | By David McHugh | Jun 24
Automaker Daimler said Sunday that profits for the second quarter will be hit by troubles with diesel vehicles from its Mercedes-Benz brand and downgraded its earnings forecast for the full year.


Style

Keep Your Canine Out of Your Cannabis

Keep Your Canine Out of Your Cannabis

HOME | By Laura Klivans, KQED | Jun 24
As weed has become easier for people to get, it has also become a hazard for dogs.


Nightlife

Shared fantasies: Justin Lehmiller on the science of sexual desire

Shared fantasies: Justin Lehmiller on the science of sexual desire

SEX | By Race Bannon | Jun 23
In this column, I'll share some insights from Justin Lehmiller, an esteemed Research Fellow at The Kinsey Institute and author of the book 'Tell Me What You Want: The Science of Sexual Desire.'