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Signs of an 'October Vaccine Surprise' Alarm Career Scientists

Signs of an 'October Vaccine Surprise' Alarm Career Scientists

NEWS | By JoNel Aleccia | Sep 22
If the executive branch were to overrule the FDA's scientific judgment, a vaccine of limited efficacy and, worse, unknown side effects could be rushed to market.

Another Record Low in Viewership for 'Pandemmys'

Another Record Low in Viewership for 'Pandemmys'

ENTERTAINMENT | By David Bauder | Sep 22
The novelty of television stars getting Emmy Awards delivered to their homes wasn't enough to keep the annual show from slipping further in popularity.

Hollywood Unions, Studios Agree on Rules to Start Production

Hollywood Unions, Studios Agree on Rules to Start Production

NEWS | Sep 22
Hollywood's unions announced Monday that they have reached an agreement on pandemic protocols with major studios that will allow the broad resumption of production of films and television after six months of stagnant sets and widespread unemployment.

UK's Johnson Slams Brakes on Reopening as COVID Cases Surge

UK's Johnson Slams Brakes on Reopening as COVID Cases Surge

NEWS | By Danica Kirka and Jill Lawless | Sep 22
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has slammed the brakes on the country's return to offices, saying people should work from home if possible, to help slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Who's a Hypocrite? GOP, Dems Debate Past Comments on Court

Who's a Hypocrite? GOP, Dems Debate Past Comments on Court

NEWS | By Matthew Daly | Sep 22
The "H" word — hypocrisy — is suddenly in vogue at the Capitol as lawmakers debate how quickly to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court following the death of liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Without RBG, Judicial Threats to the ACA, Reproductive Rights Heighten

Without RBG, Judicial Threats to the ACA, Reproductive Rights Heighten

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Julie Rovner | Sep 22
"He doesn't want to crush the virus. He wants to crush the Affordable Care Act," says House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of President Trump. Will his wish come true with a shift in the Supreme Court?

CDC Changes, Then Retracts, Web Posting on How Virus Spreads

CDC Changes, Then Retracts, Web Posting on How Virus Spreads

NEWS | By Mike Stobbe | Sep 22
The top U.S. public health agency stirred confusion by posting — and then taking down — an apparent change in its position on how easily the coronavirus can spread from person to person through the air.

Reno Teacher Protests School Board Policy Banning Pride Flags in Classroom

Reno Teacher Protests School Board Policy Banning Pride Flags in Classroom

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Sep 21
Jennifer Leja is protesting her school district's policy banning Pride flags in the classroom, flags that signal to LGBTQ students that her classroom is a safe space.

Chasten Buttigieg Explains It All To You in New Memoir

Chasten Buttigieg Explains It All To You in New Memoir

NEWS | By Steve Duffy | Sep 21
Chasten Buttigieg may at some future date be our nation's "First Husband" if his husband is elected President. In his new memoir, he writes how things haven't been so easy for him. EDGE spoke to Buttigieg about the book and life with Pete.

When Is a Kiss Just a Kiss? Out Filmmaker Xavier Dolan on his New Film, 'Matthias & Maxime'

When Is a Kiss Just a Kiss? Out Filmmaker Xavier Dolan on his New Film, 'Matthias & Maxime'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Taft | Sep 21
Xavier Dolan is one of the best filmmakers of his generation, but many in the US don't know his work. Hopefully that will change wiht "Matthias & Maxime," his latest film streaming on MUBI. EDGE spoke to Dolan about the film.


Cars

Edmunds Compares New Kia K5 Against Honda Accord

Edmunds Compares New Kia K5 Against Honda Accord

AUTO NEWS | By Mark Takahashi of Edmunds | Sep 19
Edmunds' experts performed a full evaluation of the Kia K5 to answer the question: Is it better than the Honda Accord?


Style

Pumpkin Spice, Oh So Nice! 9 Must-Try Seasonal Treats

Pumpkin Spice, Oh So Nice! 9 Must-Try Seasonal Treats

FOOD/DRINK | By Matthew Wexler | Sep 21
It's that time of year where pumpkin spice flavors appear in everything from coffee and doughnuts to candy confections. Here are nine ways to get your pumpkin spice fix this fall.


Health/Fitness

Biden to Focus on Health Care in Supreme Court Debate

Biden to Focus on Health Care in Supreme Court Debate

HEALTH | By Alexadra Jaffe | Sep 21
Joe Biden on Sunday used the sudden Supreme Court vacancy to reinforce his argument that the upcoming election should be a referendum on President Donald Trump's handling of health care and the coronavirus.


Travel

Your Ultimate LGBTQ Fall Travel Guide

Your Ultimate LGBTQ Fall Travel Guide

Sep 21
Are you ready for a weekend getaway? We've canvassed the country, looking for the best LGBTQ-friendly fall vacations. Check out our top picks — no passport required!


Nightlife

11 Men in a Tub? Adult Filmmaker Flaunts British Regulations with New Shoot

11 Men in a Tub? Adult Filmmaker Flaunts British Regulations with New Shoot

MOVIES | Sep 20
Adult Filmmeister Michael Lucas took his latest shoot on the road — to Nottingham, England to be precise, and appears to have flaunted Britain's COVID-19 guidelines.