Gay News: The Latest

CIC Presents Tuneful 'Giant Peach'
Boston, MA

CIC Presents Tuneful 'Giant Peach'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 25
Featuring actors from D.C to Boston, The Create. Inspire. Change. Theater Company is looking forward to producing its first musical this summer.

Porn Site Data Shows Searches for 'MILF' Spiked on Mother's Day

Porn Site Data Shows Searches for 'MILF' Spiked on Mother's Day

ENTERTAINMENT | May 26
For any mom out there who didn't get a phone call from their son on Mother's Day, we have good news and bad news.

Black AIDS Institute Launches '30 Days of HIV' Campaign

Black AIDS Institute Launches '30 Days of HIV' Campaign

NEWS | May 26
Black AIDS Institute has announced "30 Days Of HIV," a national, digital, community campaign to raise awareness, educate and mobilize around the ongoing HIV/AIDS crisis in Black communities across America.

Report: Out Filmmaker Pedro Almodovar to Direct Netflix Series

Report: Out Filmmaker Pedro Almodovar to Direct Netflix Series

ENTERTAINMENT | May 26
Prolific filmmaker Pedro Almodovar is reportedly set to direct a series for Netflix.

Travel Industry Worried Proposed Budget Will Cut Brand USA

Travel Industry Worried Proposed Budget Will Cut Brand USA

NEWS | By Beth J. Harpaz | May 26
The U.S. travel industry is expressing concern about the proposed elimination of funding for Brand USA in President Donald Trump's budget plan.

PopUps: Zac Efron on Meeting Madonna: 'You Could Say She Tapped Me'

PopUps: Zac Efron on Meeting Madonna: 'You Could Say She Tapped Me'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 26
Zac Efron stopped by "Jimmy Kimmel Live" to promote his new movie "Baywatch," but the conversation somehow turned the time he met Madonna.

Shawn Mendes: 'You Should Never be Afraid to Enjoy Music'

Shawn Mendes: 'You Should Never be Afraid to Enjoy Music'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 26
Days after the deadly bombing of an Ariana Grande concert in England, Shawn Mendes says fans should "never be afraid to enjoy music."

Stars Turn Out for Lavish French Riviera AIDS Fundraiser

Stars Turn Out for Lavish French Riviera AIDS Fundraiser

NEWS | By Louise Dixon | May 26
A star-studded French Riviera AIDS fundraising gala has raised more than $20 million (17.8 million euros) to combat the disease globally.

Mike Huckabee to Revive His Talk Show on TBN

Mike Huckabee to Revive His Talk Show on TBN

NEWS | May 26
Former Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee will start a new weekly talk show on the religious Trinity Broadcasting Network this fall.

Lawyer Says Kushner Willing to Cooperate with Investigators

Lawyer Says Kushner Willing to Cooperate with Investigators

NEWS | By Matthew Daly and Chad Day | May 26
President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is willing to cooperate with federal investigators looking into ties between Russia and the Trump campaign, his attorney said.

GOP Montana Win May be Blip in Democrats' Anti-Trump Hopes

GOP Montana Win May be Blip in Democrats' Anti-Trump Hopes

NEWS | By Bobby Caina Calvan and Nicholas Riccardi | May 26
A Montana Republican businessman won the state's U.S. House seat after being charged with assaulting a reporter on the eve of the election, a victory that may temper Democrats' hopes for a massive anti-Trump wave next year.


News

Sen. Lankford: 'Russians Want to See Any Western Free Democracy destabilized'

Sen. Lankford: 'Russians Want to See Any Western Free Democracy destabilized'

POLITICS | May 26
Republican Senator James Lankford of Oklahoma joined "Red & Blue" to discuss the Senate Intelligence Committee's subpoena of former NSA Mike Flynn's businesses, and what that committee's goals are in its Russia investigation.


Entertainment

True Colors Out Youth Theater Presents Community Performance of 'Out in Space'
Boston, MA

True Colors Out Youth Theater Presents Community Performance of 'Out in Space'

THEATRE | May 25
The Theater Offensive's True Colors, a creative arts program for LGBTQ youth and their straight allies ages 14-29, has announced its spring Community Performance of their original piece, "Out In Space."

Never Too Late: Eleanor Coppola on her Directorial Debut at 80

Never Too Late: Eleanor Coppola on her Directorial Debut at 80

MOVIES | By Frank J. Avella | May 25
For years Eleanor Coppola was the woman behind superstar director Francis Ford Coppola. Now, at 80, Coppola makes her narrative film debut with "Paris Can Wait," the romantic road trip movie starring Diane Lane. EDGE spoke to Coppola about the film.


Business

Orlando's Not the Only Hot Spot: Theme Park Fun Around U.S.

Orlando's Not the Only Hot Spot: Theme Park Fun Around U.S.

CORPORATE | By Beth J. Harpaz | May 26
Orlando, Florida, often gets the spotlight when it comes to theme parks. But plenty of new attractions are opening elsewhere, from interactive rides that offer different experiences each time you go, to new parks in Alabama and North Carolina.


Technology

China Shuts Some Live Streaming Sites, Punishes Companies

China Shuts Some Live Streaming Sites, Punishes Companies

PERSONAL TECH | May 26
Chinese authorities have punished dozens of companies involved in live online broadcasting and shut down numerous hosting platforms for showing content that was pornographic, related to gambling or involved other content deemed unacceptable.


Finance

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

HOME | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | May 24
What exactly is cohousing? It's a community-focused living arrangement, where residents share space, chores and fellowship. The idea started in Denmark in the 1960s and has spread across Europe and the U.S.


Cars

BMW Recalls 7-Series Cars Because Doors Can Fly Open

BMW Recalls 7-Series Cars Because Doors Can Fly Open

AUTO NEWS | May 26
BMW is recalling more than 45,000 older 7-Series cars in the U.S. because the doors can open unexpectedly while they're being driven.


Style

Finnair Announces 3-Part Food Collaboration

Finnair Announces 3-Part Food Collaboration

FOOD/DRINK | May 26
Finnair announced today a three-part food collaboration to promote Finland's healthy and hearty food culture in conjunction with the ELO Foundation, an association dedicated to the promotion of Finnish food culture.


Travel

Losing Their Kicks? Funds for Route 66 Towns May be at Risk

Losing Their Kicks? Funds for Route 66 Towns May be at Risk

By Russell Contreras | May 26
Route 66, the historic American roadway that linked Chicago to the West Coast, soon may be dropped from a National Park Service preservation program.


Nightlife

Star-Studded Lineup for Provincetown Art House Summer Season
Boston, MA

Star-Studded Lineup for Provincetown Art House Summer Season

Provincetown's Art House announces an exciting summer season with all the big names including Megan Hilty, Bianca Del Rio, Sutton Foster, Laura Benanti and more.

2017 Long Beach Pride Festival :: May 21, 2017

2017 Long Beach Pride Festival :: May 21, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 25
With warm sunshine, wonderful entertainment, delicious food, great friends, many vendors and plenty of Pride, a fantastic time was had by all at this year's Long Beach Pride Festival.