LGBTQ News and More

Lady Gaga and Nicki Minaj Almost Featured on Lil Nas X's 'Montero' Album

Lady Gaga and Nicki Minaj Almost Featured on Lil Nas X's 'Montero' Album

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 24

Lil Nas X took to Twitter to answer some questions about his highly anticipated album and revealed he hoped for collaborations with Lady Gaga and Nicki Minaj.

Former ABC News Executive Says Chris Cuomo Harassed Her

Former ABC News Executive Says Chris Cuomo Harassed Her

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 24

A veteran TV news executive says CNN anchor Chris Cuomo sexually harassed her by squeezing her buttocks at a party in 2005.

Hold the Hate: Door Dash Driver Arrested after Homophobic Slurs

Hold the Hate: Door Dash Driver Arrested after Homophobic Slurs

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 24

A DoorDash delivery driver in Sandwich, Massachusetts has been charged after scrawling harassing comments on the wrapping paper of a Subway sandwich order he delivered to a gay couple.

Is the Future of Drag in Denmark?

Is the Future of Drag in Denmark?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Ivan Quintanilla | Sep 24

Though many up-and-coming drag queens would love to be a "Ru girl," a unique drag identity is emerging from Denmark's capital of Copenhagen. Here, the scene fuses performance and activism.

The AP Interview: Hungary Committed to Contentious LGBTQ+ Law

The AP Interview: Hungary Committed to Contentious LGBTQ+ Law

NEWS | By Justin Spike | Sep 24

The right-wing populist government in Hungary is attracting conservative thinkers from the United States who admire its approaches to migration, LGBTQ+ issues and national sovereignty.

A Blurred Movie Year Comes into Focus at New York Film Fest

A Blurred Movie Year Comes into Focus at New York Film Fest

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Sep 24

A movie year of fits-and-starts, delays and reversals has sometimes been difficult to track. Knowing just where and how a new movie premieres has become a sport of its own.

A Daily Pill to Treat Covid Could Be Just Months Away, Scientists Say

A Daily Pill to Treat Covid Could Be Just Months Away, Scientists Say

HEALTH/FITNESS | By JoNel Aleccia | Sep 24

A short-term regimen of daily pills that can fight the virus early after diagnosis and conceivably prevent symptoms from developing after exposure is in development.

CDC Endorses COVID Booster for Millions of Older Americans

CDC Endorses COVID Booster for Millions of Older Americans

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lauran Neergaard, Mike Stobbe | Sep 24

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday endorsed booster shots for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans, opening a major new phase in the U.S vaccination drive against COVID-19.

The Unicorn Is Real: Defying the Myth of Bisexuality

The Unicorn Is Real: Defying the Myth of Bisexuality

NEWS | By Lauren Emily Whalen | Sep 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.

Post Playing Liza, Krysta Rodriguez Makes Ptown Debut this Weekend

Post Playing Liza, Krysta Rodriguez Makes Ptown Debut this Weekend

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | Sep 23

After receiving glowing reviews for her performance as Liza Minnelli in Netflix's "Halston," Krysta Rodriguez heads to Provincetown this weekend for a pair of concerts. She spoke to EDGE about Liza & returning to performing again.

News

Some Argentines Turn to Unusual Pandemic Pets for Comfort

Some Argentines Turn to Unusual Pandemic Pets for Comfort

NEWS | By Almudena Calatrava, Natacha Pisarenko | Sep 23

Millions of people have found solace during the pandemic in cuddling a dog or cat. For a few, comfort comes in other forms — those of a horse or a pig, perhaps a possum-like sugar glider or even a tarantula.

Business

US Sues to Stop Deal Between American Airlines and JetBlue

US Sues to Stop Deal Between American Airlines and JetBlue

BUSINESS | By David Koenig | Sep 22

The Justice Department and officials in six states have filed a lawsuit to block a partnership formed by American Airlines and JetBlue, claiming that it will reduce competition and lead to higher fares.

Finance

4 Workaround to Book Your Fall Vacation Rental with Points

4 Workaround to Book Your Fall Vacation Rental with Points

FINANCE | By Erin Hurd, NerdWallet | Sep 23

Here are some options to use your rewards from credit cards or hotels to help pay for your next vacation rental.

Cars

Edmunds Compares Volkswagen Golf GTI and Hyundai Veloster N

Edmunds Compares Volkswagen Golf GTI and Hyundai Veloster N

CARS | By Cameron Rogers, Edmunds | Sep 18

Which one of these hot hatches is the better buy? Edmunds' experts put the two speedy compacts head-to-head to determine a winner.

Style

Emporio Armani Celebrates 40 Years at Milan Fashion Week

Emporio Armani Celebrates 40 Years at Milan Fashion Week

STYLE | By Colleen Barry | Sep 24

Milan is once again basking in the joy of snarled traffic for Milan Fashion Week, a sneak peek at what real normalcy might look like one day.

Health/Fitness

NY Hospitals Fear Staff Shortage as Vaccine Deadline Looms

NY Hospitals Fear Staff Shortage as Vaccine Deadline Looms

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Michael Hill, Bobby Caina Calvan | Sep 24

Hospitals and nursing homes in New York are bracing for the possibility that a statewide COVID-19 vaccine mandate for health care workers could lead to staff shortages when it takes effect Monday.

Travel

4 Hip LGBTQ+-Friendly Boutique Hotels Across the US

4 Hip LGBTQ+-Friendly Boutique Hotels Across the US

TRAVEL | By Brandon Berkson | Sep 23

This fall, Hotels Above Par and EDGE Media Network team up to present a monthly series of expert-curated guides to the world's best LGBTQ+-friendly boutique hotels and destinations. Today, we start with the U.S.

Nightlife

Going Out, Homing's In Sept. 24-Oct. 1, 2021

Going Out, Homing's In Sept. 24-Oct. 1, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | By Jim Provenzano | Sep 23

Whether you're planning to bar-hop in chaps, take in a hilarious drag show, or saunter through spacious museums, we've got a diverse array of arts and nightlife events to choose from.