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When David Archuleta Addressed Gay Journey. Some in Audience Walked Out

When David Archuleta Addressed Gay Journey. Some in Audience Walked Out

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 4

Out singer David Archuleta addressed audience members who walked out of his show as he gave an emotional speech about his coming out.

Pageant Celebrates Transgender Life in India

Pageant Celebrates Transgender Life in India

NEWS | By Anupam Nath | Dec 4

Twenty transgender women sashayed on a stage dressed as ethnic and tribal characters in the beauty pageant, drawing rounds of applause from the audience.

Gay GOP Former Congressman Jim Kolbe Dies at 80

Gay GOP Former Congressman Jim Kolbe Dies at 80

NEWS | Dec 4

Jim Kolbe, an openly gay Republican congressman who represented a heavily Democratic region of Arizona for more than two decades, has died. He was 80.

Both Sides See High Stakes in Gay Rights Supreme Court Case

Both Sides See High Stakes in Gay Rights Supreme Court Case

NEWS | By Jessica Gresko | Dec 4

The Supreme Court is being warned about the potentially dire consequences of a case next week involving a Christian graphic artist who objects to designing wedding websites for same-sex couples.

Sam Smith and Kim Petras Were Surprised at Their 'Unholy' Success

Sam Smith and Kim Petras Were Surprised at Their 'Unholy' Success

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 3

Upon hearing seeing that the song topped the charts and earned a Grammy nomination, Petras said there was "a lot of crying."

Spitting Image? Joseph Baena Posts Workout Pics that Evoke Famous Dad

Spitting Image? Joseph Baena Posts Workout Pics that Evoke Famous Dad

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 3

Joseph Baena continues to follow in his famous dad's footsteps. The 25-year-old actor and fitness influencer posted post Thanksgiving pics that showed his striking resemblance to dad Arnold Schwarzenegger.

A Gay Man Revealed to Be Behind Tucker Carlson's Homophobic Agenda

A Gay Man Revealed to Be Behind Tucker Carlson's Homophobic Agenda

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 3

Veteran journalist Michelangelo Signorile has uncovered that a gay man, working as senior executive producer of "Tucker Carlson Tonight," is responsible for the Fox News host's attacks on the LGBTQ community.

Gay Twitter's 60 Best Tweets This Week

Gay Twitter's 60 Best Tweets This Week

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 3

The newest edition of Gay Twitter includes reactions to the Cate Blanchett film "Tár," the Thanksgiving holiday, Grindr screenshots, and even more reactions to the shocking "The White Lotus" episode.

No More 'Los Espookys.' HBO Cancels Paranormal Comedy

No More 'Los Espookys.' HBO Cancels Paranormal Comedy

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 3

Fans of the quirky, very funny HBO comedy "Los Espookys" are likely disappointed by the cancellation of the mostly Spanish-language series.

Man Charged with Threatening Doctor over Transgender Care

Man Charged with Threatening Doctor over Transgender Care

NEWS | Dec 3

Federal prosecutors have charged a Texas man with threatening a Boston physician who cares for transgender children.

News

Iowa Caucuses, Built on Myth, Lose Place at Head of the Line

Iowa Caucuses, Built on Myth, Lose Place at Head of the Line

NEWS | By Thomas Beaumont | Dec 4

The Democratic National Committee's rulemaking arm voted Friday to remove Iowa as the leadoff state in the presidential nominating order and replace it with South Carolina starting in 2024.

Business

Russia Rejects $60-a-barrel Cap on Its Oil, Warns of Cutoffs

Russia Rejects $60-a-barrel Cap on Its Oil, Warns of Cutoffs

BUSINESS | By Jamey Keaten | Dec 4

Russian authorities rejected a price cap on the country's oil set by Ukraine's Western supporters and threatened Saturday to stop supplying the nations that endorsed it.

Technology

FBI Director Raises National Security Concerns about TikTok

FBI Director Raises National Security Concerns about TikTok

TECHNOLOGY | By Eric Tucker | Dec 3

FBI Director Chris Wray is raising national security concerns about TikTok, warning Friday that control of the popular video sharing app is in the hands of a Chinese government "that doesn't share our values."

Finance

6 Ways to Boost your Credit Card Rewards this Holiday Season

6 Ways to Boost your Credit Card Rewards this Holiday Season

FINANCE | By Craig Joseph | Dec 3

Get your wallet ready — it's that time again with the holidays right around the corner. And for most people, celebration means spending.

Cars

Edmunds: Toyota RAV4 Prime vs. Hyundai Tucson Plug-in

Edmunds: Toyota RAV4 Prime vs. Hyundai Tucson Plug-in

CARS | By Alex Nishimoto, Edmunds | Dec 3

The Toyota RAV4 Prime has served as a benchmark for what a small SUV with a plug-in hybrid powertrain can be. But now SUV shoppers have another choice to consider: The Hyundai Tucson PHEV.

Style

Jordan Samuel Pacitti's Holiday Gift Guide

Jordan Samuel Pacitti's Holiday Gift Guide

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Dec 3

The founder of Jordan Samuel Skin knows a thing or two about being fabulous, which is why we thought he'd be the perfect person to curate a holiday gift guide for EDGE.

Health/Fitness

ACLU Warns Tenn. Hospital over Transgender Treatment Policy

ACLU Warns Tenn. Hospital over Transgender Treatment Policy

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Kimberlee Kruesi | Dec 3

Civil rights advocates say a Memphis hospital is no longer providing gender-affirming surgeries, a move they argue is illegal and discriminatory.

Travel

Hawaii Eruption Brings Tourism Boon During Slow Season

Hawaii Eruption Brings Tourism Boon During Slow Season

TRAVEL | By Andrew Selsky, Audrey McAvoy, and Haven Daley | Dec 2

The spectacle of incandescent lava spewing from Hawaii's Mauna Loa has drawn thousands of visitors and is turning into a tourism boon for this Big Island town near the world's largest volcano.

Nightlife

Spoiler Alert Red Carpet @ Skirball Center NYC :: November 29, 2022

Spoiler Alert Red Carpet @ Skirball Center NYC :: November 29, 2022

NIGHTLIFE | Nov 30

The New York premiere of Spoiler Alert took place at NYU's Skirball Center. The romantic drama is based on the memoir Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies, featuring Jim Parsons, Ben Aldridge and Sally Field.