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Dyke Night Presents The Raven's 18th Annual LGBT Halloween Costume Ball

On Friday, October 28, Dyke Night presents the 18th Annual Raven Halloween Costume Ball, to be held at The Milky Way at The Brewery.

Roommate Pleads Guilty to Charge in Rutgers Webcam Case

NEWS | Oct 27
A former Rutgers University student whose roommate killed himself after being captured on a webcam kissing another man has pleaded guilty to attempted invasion of privacy.

Suspect Arrested in Destruction of Trump's Hollywood Star

NEWS | Oct 27
Los Angeles police have arrested a man suspected of using a sledgehammer to destroy Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Actress Raven-Symone Leaving 'The View'

Actress Raven-Symone is the latest host to leave the daytime chatfest "The View."

Justin Timberlake: 'I Had No Idea' Voting Selfie was Illegal

NEWS | Oct 27
Justin Timberlake has some advice for taking part in the presidential election next month: Vote, but don't take a selfie while you're doing it.

Watch: Secret Deodorant Tackles 'Bathroom Bills' in Stunning New Ad

NEWS | Oct 27
A new ad from Secret deodorant is going viral this week thanks to its stunning take down of controversial "bathroom bills" that have been popping up around the country, like in North Carolina.

ABBA Members to Launch 'New Digital Experience' Next Year

The members of ABBA are reuniting for a "new digital experience" next year. The iconic Swedish pop band made the announcement Wednesday, but didn't offer much detail.

Elton John AIDS Foundation Awards $4.1M to Programs Advancing Health and Human Rights of PLWHAs

NEWS | By EDGE | Oct 27
The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF), a leader in the global effort to end AIDS, today awarded $4.1 million to 38 organizations addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic in critical and innovative ways.

An Alternate Reality at Trump's New Hotel: All is Well

NEWS | By Beth J. Harpaz | Oct 27
Donald Trump may be spending most of his days inside the frantic hurricane of the presidential campaign, but inside his new hotel in Washington, calm and luxury prevail.

Study Confirms 'Patient Zero' Not Source of HIV/AIDS Outbreak

NEWS | By EDGE | Oct 27
Using sophisticated genetic techniques, an international team of scientists have managed to reconstruct exactly how HIV/AIDS arrived in the U.S. In doing so, they've exonerated the man who has long been blamed for bringing the pandemic to the West.

Watch: Hallmark Debuts New Christmas Ad Featuring Gay Couple

NEWS | Oct 27
The thought of a Christmas ad in October may upset you, but Hallmark's new holiday commercial will likely leave you smiling as it features a very adorable gay couple.


5th Annual Foundation For Letters Gala Honored Trailblazing Young Authors & Women Of Color

By EDGE | Oct 27
On Wednesday, October 19th, The Foundation For Letters held its 5th Annual Fall Benefit Gala in Manhattan, honoring Vivica A. Fox, Dr. Nadia Lopez, Carmen Rita Wong and more.


Lithgow and Foy on New Royal Drama, "The Crown"

Oct 27
John Lithgow is a five-time Emmy winner who is now taking on the role of Winston Churchill in the new Netflix series, "The Crown."


Ryan Urges Pentagon to Suspend Collection of Guard Bonuses

By Matthew Daly | Oct 27
House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday called for the Pentagon to immediately suspend efforts to recover enlistment bonuses paid to thousands of soldiers in California.


Google Adds Digital Whiteboard to Expanding Device Lineup

By Michael Liedtke | Oct 27
Google has designed a giant touch-screen canvas for companies trying to make it easier for their employees to brainstorm as they work on team projects and other assignments.


Report: Elderly Gay Widower May Lose NYC Home Because He Wasn't Legally Married

Oct 24
A new report from the New York Times finds that an elderly widower could lose his West Village home, where he's lived for 55 years, because he was not legally married to his partner.


China Essentials: Travel Tips & Discovering Shanghai

By Matthew Wexler | Oct 26
EDGE travel editor Matthew Wexler returns from China with a shortlist of how to prepare and what not to miss.


October 28 is NY Restoration Project's Hulaween Party

By EDGE | Oct 27
On Friday, October 28, New York City's Waldorf Astoria Hotel will be transformed into The Witches, Wizards & Warlocks Ball at The Haunted Hotel, for Bette Midler's New York Restoration Project (NYRP) Annual Halloween party, Hulaween.

Halloween Flashback: Costumes Rule!

Oct 25
We returned to our photo archive to spotlight some of the best Halloween costumes of the past few years. Check them out - you may see yourself or get some ideas for this weekend!