LGBTQ News and More

BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon Take Their Holiday Show on the Road

BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon Take Their Holiday Show on the Road

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 24

Global drag icons and "RuPaul's Drag Race" stars BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon are taking the stage once again in a post-apocalypse-mas extravaganza certain to make this yuletide gayer than ever!

Why South Africa Reigns as the Ultimate LGBTQ Adventure

Why South Africa Reigns as the Ultimate LGBTQ Adventure

TRAVEL | By Darian Aaron | Jul 24

African Travel, Inc.'s President Sherwin Banda shares why he ranks South Africa on top of your back-to-travel bucket list.

Watch: Lil Nas X Dances Naked in Wild 'Industry Baby' Music Video, Shares Moving Letter To Younger Self

Watch: Lil Nas X Dances Naked in Wild 'Industry Baby' Music Video, Shares Moving Letter To Younger Self

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 24

Lil Nas X returned with new music Friday, sharing the amazing video for his new song, "Industry Baby," after posting a moving letter to his 20-year-old self.

Thousands March in Hungary Pride Parade to Oppose LGBTQ Law

Thousands March in Hungary Pride Parade to Oppose LGBTQ Law

NEWS | By Justin Spike | Jul 24

Rising anger over the policies of Hungary's right-wing government filled the streets of the country's capital on Saturday as thousands of LGBT supporters marched in the annual Budapest Pride parade.

Prosecutors Air More Claims in R. Kelly Case; 1 Involves Boy

Prosecutors Air More Claims in R. Kelly Case; 1 Involves Boy

NEWS | By Jennifer Peltz | Jul 24

Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly's sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex trafficking trial to hear those claims.

Don't Miss: Ryan Cassata and the Power of Music, Live on 7/27

Don't Miss: Ryan Cassata and the Power of Music, Live on 7/27

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 24

EDGE welcomes singer-songwriter, actor, performer, published writer, LGBTQ activist and motivational speaker Ryan Cassata for a candid conversation about how music helps him stay sober.

Thousands March and Dance for LGBTQ Rights at Berlin Parade

Thousands March and Dance for LGBTQ Rights at Berlin Parade

NEWS | By Ciarán Fahey | Jul 24

Some 35,000 revelers marched for LGBTQ rights at Berlin's annual Christopher Street Day celebration on Saturday, twice as many as expected.

How Digital Banking Is Driving Social Change

How Digital Banking Is Driving Social Change

FINANCE | By Dahna Chandler and E. Napoletano | Jul 24

A growing number of banks and fintechs are using digital banking platforms to meet the unique challenges and needs of individual communities.

Todrick Hall: the Multi-Talent on Gay Anthems, Mentors & New Music

Todrick Hall: the Multi-Talent on Gay Anthems, Mentors & New Music

ENTERTAINMENT | By Gregg Shapiro | Jul 24

Is there anything gay performer and Texas native Todrick Hall can't do? He sings. He dances. He writes songs. He acts on Broadway, in movies, and on TV. He's also an outspoken activist, and discusses his new album, "Femuline."

AP-NORC Poll: Most Unvaccinated Americans Don't Want Shots

AP-NORC Poll: Most Unvaccinated Americans Don't Want Shots

NEWS | By Tammy Webber, Emily Swanson | Jul 24

Most Americans who haven't been vaccinated against COVID-19 say they are unlikely to get the shots and doubt they would work against the aggressive delta variant despite evidence they do.

News

US Virus Cases Triple in Two Weeks Amid Misinformation

US Virus Cases Triple in Two Weeks Amid Misinformation

NEWS | By Heather Hollingsworth, Jim Salter | Jul 24

COVID-19 cases nearly tripled in the U.S. over two weeks amid an onslaught of vaccine misinformation that is straining hospitals, exhausting doctors and pushing clergy into the fray.

Entertainment

Mario Batali Harassment Probe Settlement: $600K to Accusers

Mario Batali Harassment Probe Settlement: $600K to Accusers

ENTERTAINMENT | By Michael R. Sisak | Jul 24

Celebrity chef Mario Batali, his business partner and their New York City restaurant company have agreed to pay $600,000 to resolve a four-year investigation.

Business

How to Overcome the 'Sunday Scaries' with CBD

How to Overcome the 'Sunday Scaries' with CBD

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 22

And one CBD company is boldly owning the agita of Monday's impending doom by using its very name. Sunday Scaries is doing so with a message of honesty, humor, and a hefty dose of community spirit.

Technology

Probe: Journalists, Activists Among Firm's Spyware Targets

Probe: Journalists, Activists Among Firm's Spyware Targets

TECHNOLOGY | By Frank Bajak | Jul 18

An investigation by a global media consortium provides further evidence that military-grade malware from Israel-based NSO Group is being used to spy on journalists and others.

Finance

8 Life Events When Couples Should Revisit Their Finances

8 Life Events When Couples Should Revisit Their Finances

FINANCE | By Lisa Rowan | Jul 22

Money discussions at the start of your relationship may have taken place years ago; your financial situation has probably changed considerably since then.

Cars

Edmunds: Is It Possible to Return the Car You Just Bought?

Edmunds: Is It Possible to Return the Car You Just Bought?

CARS | By Ronald Montoya of Edmunds | Jul 24

But what happens if you later have buyer's remorse, whether it be from too high of a car payment or realizing your new car isn't actually what you wanted?

Health/Fitness

The Unicorn Is Real: Defying the Myth of Bisexuality

The Unicorn Is Real: Defying the Myth of Bisexuality

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lauren Emily Whalen | Jul 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.

Nightlife

San Diego Pride Closing Party  #United We Groove :: July 18, 2021

San Diego Pride Closing Party #United We Groove :: July 18, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Jul 21

Happy Dark Productions set sail on the San Diego Bay for their annual San Diego Pride closing party. Everyone danced the day and night away before headliner Todrick Hall closed out the night.