Gay Ft. Lauderdale: The Latest

Contenders for Song of the Summer 2018

Contenders for Song of the Summer 2018

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 20
It's July and there are several tracks currently battling it out to be (unofficially) crowned Song of the Sumer 2018.

AP Source: Trump on Tape About Playmate Payment

AP Source: Trump on Tape About Playmate Payment

NEWS | By Erick Tucker | Jul 20
A person familiar with an investigation into President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says the attorney secretly recorded Trump discussing a payment to an ex-Playboy model who said she had an affair with him.

PYTA in the House! :: Theater Offensive's Evelyn Francis Talks Queer Youth Theater's Boston Conference

PYTA in the House! :: Theater Offensive's Evelyn Francis Talks Queer Youth Theater's Boston Conference

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 20
Boston's Theater Offensive hosts the ninth Pride Youth Theater Alliance conference. EDGE hears about PYTA, and the stories LGBTQ youth need to tell nationwide, from TTO Director of Programs - and PYTA cofounder - Evelyn Francis.

Revelations of US Cardinal Sex Abuse Force Pope's Hand

Revelations of US Cardinal Sex Abuse Force Pope's Hand

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield | Jul 20
Revelations that the most respected U.S. cardinal repeatedly sexually abused both boys and adult seminarians have raised questions about who in the Catholic Church hierarchy knew, and what Pope Francis is going to do about it.

Court: Law Doesn't Bar Sex-Orientation Discrimination on Job

Court: Law Doesn't Bar Sex-Orientation Discrimination on Job

NEWS | By Kate Brumback | Jul 20
A federal appeals court in Atlanta is reaffirming its decision that workers aren't protected against workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.

Flake: GOP Needs to Stand Up to 'Untruths'

Flake: GOP Needs to Stand Up to 'Untruths'

NEWS | Jul 20
Senator Jeff Flake says the GOP "needs to stand up more" to what he calls "untruths." His comments come after a member of his own party blocked a resolution he introduced that would have voiced support for the intelligence community.

Singer Jason Mraz Opens Up About His Sexuality

Singer Jason Mraz Opens Up About His Sexuality

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 20
Singer Jason Mraz is opening up about his sexuality in a new interview with Billboard this week.

'American Horror Story' Season 8 Gets Creepy Title, Airdate

'American Horror Story' Season 8 Gets Creepy Title, Airdate

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 20
Details for the upcoming season of "American Horror Story" are coming into focus.

PopUps: Kathy Griffin Dishes on Her Feud with Ellen DeGeneres

PopUps: Kathy Griffin Dishes on Her Feud with Ellen DeGeneres

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 20
Only Kathy Griffin could get in a feud with Ellen DeGeneres!

Michelle Obama Joins Nationwide Voter Registration Effort

Michelle Obama Joins Nationwide Voter Registration Effort

BUSINESS | By Darlene Superville | Jul 20
Michelle Obama is lending her star power to a new nationwide effort to register voters for the November midterm elections.


News

NY Officials: No Health Threat from Steam Pipe Explosion

NY Officials: No Health Threat from Steam Pipe Explosion

LOCAL | By Karen Matthews | Jul 20
An aging steam pipe containing cancer-causing asbestos exploded beneath Fifth Avenue in Manhattan early Thursday, spewing a geyser of white vapor 10 stories high and forcing an evacuation of 49 buildings.


Entertainment

'Mamma Mia!' stars say thank you for the music

'Mamma Mia!' stars say thank you for the music

MOVIES | Jul 20
At the world premiere of "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again" in London, stars of the long-awaited musical sequel discuss their early memories of ABBA's music.


Business

Canadian Marijuana Company Tilray Has First U.S. Pot IPO

Canadian Marijuana Company Tilray Has First U.S. Pot IPO

CORPORATE | By Gene Johnson | Jul 20
Another big first for the marijuana industry is in the books: A major Canadian grower, processor and distributor has completed an initial public stock offering in the United States, raising $153 million.


Technology

Why is Facebook Keen on Robots? It's Just the Future of AI

Why is Facebook Keen on Robots? It's Just the Future of AI

PERSONAL TECH | By Ryan Nakashima | Jul 20
Facebook announced several new hires of top academics in the field of artificial intelligence Tuesday, among them a roboticist known for her work at Disney making animated figures move in more human-like ways.


Finance

6 Reasons Good Drivers are Switching to Root

6 Reasons Good Drivers are Switching to Root

NATIONAL | Jul 6
From huge discounts for good driving to a genius app from which you can directly file claims, Root is reinventing how we choose and use car insurance.


Health/Fitness

UNAIDS Warns: Time Running Out for 2020 HIV Targets

UNAIDS Warns: Time Running Out for 2020 HIV Targets

AIDS | Jul 19
UNAIDS warns that the global response to HIV is at a precarious point. The report highlights that the pace of progress is not matching global ambition and calls for immediate action to put the world on course to reach critical 2020 targets.


Travel

Hawaii Town Hopes Lava Tourism Will Bring Economic Relief

Hawaii Town Hopes Lava Tourism Will Bring Economic Relief

By Audrey McAvoy | Jul 20
Big Island businesses are calling for a lava viewing site, but authorities say they're finding it difficult to set one up while keeping people safe.


Nightlife

Oasis @ Pier 60 :: July 18, 2018

Oasis @ Pier 60 :: July 18, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 19
Oasis is the largest and most anticipated cocktail party of the season in NYC where hundreds schmooze, cocktail-in-hand on a perfect sunny afternoon. This year the party was hosted by Nico Tortorella and Asia O'Hara from RuPaul's Drag Race Season 10.