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COVID Vigilantes Crowdsource Pandemic Safety Tips for Consumers

COVID Vigilantes Crowdsource Pandemic Safety Tips for Consumers

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Morgan Gonzalez | Oct 22
Using a local approach, everyday people in cities without strict mask mandates take covid-19 safety into their own hands to protect themselves and their neighbors.

Gay Twitter's 36 Best Tweets This Week

Gay Twitter's 36 Best Tweets This Week

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 22
It's another round up of the best tweets from Gay Twitter. This week includes reactions to hilarious dating app convos, Adele's new song, Billy Porter's Harry Styles comments and more!

Reports Confirm JoJo Siwa and Girlfriend Have Split

Reports Confirm JoJo Siwa and Girlfriend Have Split

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 22
After a week of intense fan speculation, news sources have confirmed that out celebrity JoJo Siwa and her girlfriend, Kylie Prew, have split.

EDGE's New Music Friday: Lana Del Rey, Elton John, ABBA & More

EDGE's New Music Friday: Lana Del Rey, Elton John, ABBA & More

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 22
Welcome to EDGE's New Music Friday, our guide to the best singles and albums released every week! This week, Lana Del Rey shares her second album of the year, Elton John returns with a collaborative album, ABBA releases another new song and more!

Thirst Traps: Queer Men Love Their Tats

Thirst Traps: Queer Men Love Their Tats

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 22
Like the scruffy look, tattoos are ubiquitous with queer men. Here are some thirst-trapping IGs.

Watch: Male, Non-Binary  Students Sue Texas School  District for Long Hair Suspensions

Watch: Male, Non-Binary Students Sue Texas School District for Long Hair Suspensions

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 22
Six male students, and one non-binary student, are suing after being suspended by a Texas school district for refusing to cut their hair short in conformity with a dress code they say is discriminatory.

Is It Time to Get the COVID Booster? Which One?

Is It Time to Get the COVID Booster? Which One?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lauren Neergaard, Mike Stobbe | Oct 22
Millions more Americans just became eligible for COVID-19 boosters but figuring out who's eligible and when can be confusing.

S Korea Blocks Army from Appealing Transgender Soldier Case

S Korea Blocks Army from Appealing Transgender Soldier Case

NEWS | By Kim Tong-Hyung | Oct 22
South Korea's Justice Ministry on Friday blocked the army from appealing a landmark court ruling that said it unlawfully discharged the country's first known transgender soldier before she was found dead earlier this year.

Bob the Drag Queen Talks Dave Chappelle, 'We're Here''s Stop in Selma

Bob the Drag Queen Talks Dave Chappelle, 'We're Here''s Stop in Selma

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 22
"RuPaul's Drag Race" alum Bob the Drag Queen — one of a trio of drag artists who star in HBO's docuseries "We're Here" — opened up about Dave Chappelle's controversial Netflix special.

Sheriff: Baldwin Fired Shot on Movie Set That Killed Woman

Sheriff: Baldwin Fired Shot on Movie Set That Killed Woman

NEWS | Oct 21
Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun that killed a woman at a Santa Fe movie set.


Business

Rare Coin Made in Colonial New England Could Fetch $300,000

Rare Coin Made in Colonial New England Could Fetch $300,000

By Mark Pratt | Oct 21
An extraordinarily rare coin with a face value of just pennies when it was minted in mid-17th century New England could sell for the equivalent of about $300,000 when it's put up for auction.


Technology

S Korea Test Launches 1st Domestically Made Space Rocket

S Korea Test Launches 1st Domestically Made Space Rocket

SCIENCE | By Kim Tong-Hyung | Oct 21
South Korea's first domestically produced space rocket reached its desired altitude but failed to deliver a dummy payload into orbit in its first test launch on Thursday.


Finance

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

By Randa Kriss | Oct 21
Here are some of the government funding options that are still available to help small businesses in the time of COVID — and how to get them.


Cars

Edmunds: The Five to Drive in 2022 are Worth the Wait

Edmunds: The Five to Drive in 2022 are Worth the Wait

AUTO NEWS | By Ryan ZumMallen, Edmunds | Oct 16
There are a number of new models on the horizon that promise big improvements. Here are five of them coming out in the next three to six months that Edmunds' experts believe will be worth the wait.


Health/Fitness

FDA OK's Mixing COVID Vaccines, Backs Moderna and J&J Boosters

FDA OK's Mixing COVID Vaccines, Backs Moderna and J&J Boosters

HEALTH | By Matthew Perrone, Lauran Neergaard | Oct 21
U.S. regulators signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or J&J vaccine, saying anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received initially.


Travel

What Makes a Great LGBTQ+ Travel Destination?

What Makes a Great LGBTQ+ Travel Destination?

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 22
As a demographic, LGBTQ+ people like to travel — that's a fact. But what's less objective, and more subject to debate and individual circumstance and preference, is where we like to go, and why.


Nightlife

Treat Yourself to a Pleasure Trip with Tracy's DogĀ® Turboo

Treat Yourself to a Pleasure Trip with Tracy's DogĀ® Turboo

SEX | Oct 18
Just because you are in the middle of staying healthy and safe during the pandemic does not mean you have to forget about your sex life; you are your safest sex partner, and this toy can help you become your best partner, too.