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San Diego Pride Parade And Festival :: July 14-15, 2018

San Diego Pride Parade And Festival :: July 14-15, 2018

NIGHTLIFE | Jul 20
San Diego Pride brought thousands of people out to enjoy an awesome parade and festival, including art booths, a diverse assortment of vender's, and plenty of entertainment including a great performance by Jojo.

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.

Have You Watched Out Comic Hannah Gadsby's 'Game-Changing' Netflix Standup Special 'Nanette'?

Have You Watched Out Comic Hannah Gadsby's 'Game-Changing' Netflix Standup Special 'Nanette'?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 20
Out standup comedian Hannah Gadsby has been making headlines this month after her Netflix special "Nanette" debuted on the streaming service on June 20.

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.

'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!


News

Michelle Obama Joins Nationwide Voter Registration Effort

Michelle Obama Joins Nationwide Voter Registration Effort

LEGAL | 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.


Entertainment

 Review :: Peter Pan
Boston, MA

Review :: Peter Pan

THEATRE | By Wickham Boyle | Jul 17
As with much of this production, less would have been so much more. However, it was a treat to listen to this glorious, usually forgotten Bernstein score and to hear the words of J.M. Barrie.

Singer Jason Mraz Opens Up About His Sexuality

Singer Jason Mraz Opens Up About His Sexuality

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


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.


Style

Minnesota Helps Boy Keep His Hot Dog Business

Minnesota Helps Boy Keep His Hot Dog Business

FOOD/DRINK | Jul 20
A 13-year-old entrepreneur who was reported for operating a hot dog stand without a license is still in business thanks to Minnesota officials who could've shut him down.


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.