Gay News: The Latest

Carol Channing: No Regrets at 96

Carol Channing: No Regrets at 96

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | Aug 17
Carol Channing is one of the greatest stars in Broadway history, largely due to her starring as the first Dolly Levi in "Hello, Dolly!" It was a role she played for years after the initial Broadway run in 1965. EDGE spoke to the musical theater icon.

Anti-LGBT Hate Group Leader with KKK Ties Calls for 'Day of Prayer'

Anti-LGBT Hate Group Leader with KKK Ties Calls for 'Day of Prayer'

NEWS | Aug 17
The leader of a well-known hate group who has ties to the K.K.K. is calling for a "Day of Prayer" to heal America.

Charlottesville Rally In Philadelphia :: August 16, 2017

Charlottesville Rally In Philadelphia :: August 16, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 17
Thousands of protesters, clergy and laity alike were joined by allies marching down to City Hall, protesting the events in Charlottesville. Hundreds also filed into Arch Street United Methodist Church while thousands remained outside to hear the speeches.

Documentary 'Chasing Capri' Follows Southern Teen's Trans Experience

Documentary 'Chasing Capri' Follows Southern Teen's Trans Experience

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 17
Southeast filmmaker Caleb Holland is releasing his documentary film "Chasing Capri" in August. The film captures the coming of age story of teen trans activist Capri Culpepper.

Listen: Rapper Tyler, the Creator Says He had a Boyfriend at 15

Listen: Rapper Tyler, the Creator Says He had a Boyfriend at 15

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 17
Controversial rapper Tyler, the Creator confessed that he had a boyfriend when he was 15 years old.

Website Targets Credit Card Companies That Do Business with Hate Groups

Website Targets Credit Card Companies That Do Business with Hate Groups

NEWS | Aug 17
Who's earning blood money? That's the question that civil rights group Color of Change is asking on their new website aptly titled www.bloodmoney.org

Watch: Gospel Singer Kim Burrell Opens Up About Backlash for Anti-Gay Sermon

Watch: Gospel Singer Kim Burrell Opens Up About Backlash for Anti-Gay Sermon

NEWS | Aug 17
Kim Burrell, the gospel singer who faced a major backlash for delivering an anti-gay sermon, is opening up about the incident from earlier this year.

5K Glitter Run Raises Funds for Los Angeles LGBT Center

5K Glitter Run Raises Funds for Los Angeles LGBT Center

Thousands of people are expected to participate in The Glitter Run, a first-of-its-kind 5K fun run/walk on Sunday, August 20, to raise funds for the LA LGBT Center.

'Kill The Gays' Pastor and Sidekick Advocate Arson for Public Schools

'Kill The Gays' Pastor and Sidekick Advocate Arson for Public Schools

NEWS | Aug 17
The anti-LGBT pastor who famously called for the execution of gays has made the lateral move from advocating murder to advocating arson.

Katy Perry Changes Tour Dates Due to 'Production Delays'

Katy Perry Changes Tour Dates Due to 'Production Delays'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 17
Katy Perry says she's pushing back the start of her new tour because of "unavoidable production delays."


Entertainment

 Review :: Baby Steps

Review :: Baby Steps

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Aug 17
Danny wants a baby, and his mother wants to be a grandmother but only if her son will ditch his boyfriend and find a nice girl in this very cute comedy.


Business

Liz Weston: How to Stop Being the Family ATM

Liz Weston: How to Stop Being the Family ATM

FINANCE | By Liz Weston, Nerd Wallet | Aug 17
The best way to stop enabling is to first recognize when you're doing it and then create a plan for saying no.


Technology

LA Deputies' Private Body Cams Raise Transparency Questions

LA Deputies' Private Body Cams Raise Transparency Questions

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Balsamo | Aug 17
America's largest sheriff's department still lacks a policy for body cameras after years of studying the issue, so hundreds - perhaps thousands - of its deputies have taken matters into their own hands and bought the cameras themselves.


Finance

Officials: 'No Foreigners' Sale Sign Violates Civil Rights

Officials: 'No Foreigners' Sale Sign Violates Civil Rights

HOME | Aug 9
A veteran's front-yard sign advertising the sale of his home violates state and federal anti-discrimination laws because it indicates the owner won't sell to foreigners, according to Michigan Department of Civil Rights officials.


Cars

 Edmunds: Many Car Buyers Make Wrong Turn on Financing

Edmunds: Many Car Buyers Make Wrong Turn on Financing

AUTO NEWS | By Ronald Montoya and Matt Jones | Aug 16
The advantage of financing a car is that eventually you'll pay it off and enjoy debt-free car ownership. But many car owners have veered off course.


Style

Recipe: Eggplant Caponata

Recipe: Eggplant Caponata

FOOD/DRINK | Aug 17
All around Italy (and the world), chefs and grandmothers and uncles are making a variation of this sweet and sour eggplant dish. And while each region and family has its own variation on method and ingredients, the same overall idea prevails.


Health/Fitness

5 Signs You're Really Out of Shape

5 Signs You're Really Out of Shape

FITNESS | By Tom Bonanti | Aug 16
Are you one of those people who lives a busy life - too busy to take time for exercise? Do you put off going to the gym, taking the stairs, or even walking the dog because you're too tired?


Travel

Don't Look Down: Swiss Open New Foot Bridge Near Matterhorn

Don't Look Down: Swiss Open New Foot Bridge Near Matterhorn

Aug 17
This bridge is not for the acrophobic. Switzerland has inaugurated the world's longest suspension foot bridge along a trail toward the famed Matterhorn that features majestic Alpine views.


Nightlife

AQUA Pool Party :: August 12, 2017

AQUA Pool Party :: August 12, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Aug 16
AQUA, in its seventh year, is a staple on the Fire Island summer pool party schedule. A benefit for The Water Project and the Ali Forney Center, with beats by Gabe Manzon and Dan Darlington, along with a performance by recording artist Amannda.