Gay Atlantic City: The Latest

Salt Lake City School District Apologizes for Yearbook Quote Seen as Anti-Trans

Salt Lake City School District Apologizes for Yearbook Quote Seen as Anti-Trans

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 4
Officials with the Salt Lake City School District issued an apology after a student at Highland High School posted at social media about a yearbook quote that seemed to slam transgender people.

Tom Goss Brings A Smile to Summer with Sexy New Video 'Nerdy Bear'

Tom Goss Brings A Smile to Summer with Sexy New Video 'Nerdy Bear'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 4
NOTE: VIDEO EMBARGOED UNTIL 8/04 AT 8 AM EST Tom Goss loves bears, and his new video takes special delight in the cuddliest of them all... the "Nerdy Bear!" Goss tells EDGE all about it.

Trump Nursing Home Plan Limits Supply of Free COVID-19 Tests

Trump Nursing Home Plan Limits Supply of Free COVID-19 Tests

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Aug 4
A program that sounded like a game changer when it was announced last month at the White House is now prompting concerns that it could turn into another unfulfilled promise for nursing homes

Trial Begins for Man Accused of Killing Transgender Teen

Trial Begins for Man Accused of Killing Transgender Teen

NEWS | Aug 4
A man accused of 2017 killing of a transgender teen whose body was set on fire in southwest Missouri told law enforcement officers that he tried to make the death quick and painless, a prosecutor said in an opening statement Monday.

Kanye West Submits Petitions to Appear on Arkansas Ballot

Kanye West Submits Petitions to Appear on Arkansas Ballot

NEWS | Aug 4
Rapper Kanye West on Monday filed signatures to appear on the Arkansas ballot this fall as an independent presidential candidate.

Smile More? Some Critics See Sexism in Debate Over Biden VP

Smile More? Some Critics See Sexism in Debate Over Biden VP

NEWS | By Sara Burnett and Alexandra Jaffe | Aug 4
The debate over Joe Biden's running mate has recently ticked through a familiar list of stereotypes about women in politics as the Democratic presidential candidate and his allies stumble through a search they had hoped would stand out for its inclusion.

PopUps: Kit Harington Reaches Below the Belt on London Street... And Twitter Goes Wild

PopUps: Kit Harington Reaches Below the Belt on London Street... And Twitter Goes Wild

Twitter users can't contain themselves after "Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington was spotted...adjusting his pants in London this week.

USAID Official Fired After Anti-LGBTQ Social Media Posts

USAID Official Fired After Anti-LGBTQ Social Media Posts

NEWS | Aug 3
The deputy White House liaison for the U.S. Agency for International Development has been fired after posting a series of anti-LGBTQ tweets and complaining of anti-Christian bias by her now former colleagues.

Tituss Burgess Says, 'Dance, M.F.'

Tituss Burgess Says, 'Dance, M.F.'

NEWS | By Jim Provenzano | Aug 3
You loved him in 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt ("Peenooooo Noir!") and other shows. Tituss Burgess' newest song, "Dance, M.F.," speaks to us now about letting our inhibitions down in a time of crisis.

'Glee' Star Kevin McHale Gave Salmonella, Not COVID, to Boyfriend

'Glee' Star Kevin McHale Gave Salmonella, Not COVID, to Boyfriend

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Aug 3
Out actor Kevin McHale thought he had given his boyfriend, actor Austin McKenzie, COVID, but it turned out to be a bad case of salmonella.


News

Prosecutor Seeking Trump's Taxes Cites Probe of His Business

Prosecutor Seeking Trump's Taxes Cites Probe of His Business

NEWS | By Larry Neumeister | Aug 3
A Manhattan prosecutor trying to get President Donald Trump's tax returns told a judge Monday that he was justified in demanding them, citing public reports of "extensive and protracted criminal conduct at the Trump Organization."



Business

LGBTQ Tour Operator VACAYA Announces 'Close-to-Home' 2021 River Cruise

LGBTQ Tour Operator VACAYA Announces 'Close-to-Home' 2021 River Cruise

TRAVEL | Aug 4
VACAYA, which made waves in 2019 with its inaugural east coast LGBTQ cruise that included an overnight dock in Provincetown, returns in 2021 with another domestic offering.



Cars

Plug It In: Electric Car Charging Station Numbers Are Rising

Plug It In: Electric Car Charging Station Numbers Are Rising

CARS | By Tom Krisher | Aug 3
There are now 26,000 electric vehicle charging stations open to the public in the U.S., with more than 84,000 plugs. But the country, and the world, will need thousands more.



Style

Relaxed: Dressed-Down Look is Making NBA Coaches Happy

Relaxed: Dressed-Down Look is Making NBA Coaches Happy

NEWS | By Tim Reynolds | Aug 3
At the restart of the season at Walt Disney World, the dress code has been relaxed to allow polos, slacks, even sneakers — and coaches are thankful.



Health/Fitness

Watch: 20-Minute At-Home Back Workout

Watch: 20-Minute At-Home Back Workout

Fitness expert Maddie Lymburner offers an easy-to-follow workout for a part of the body that we usually ignore during workout sessions. Don't forget your back!



Travel

3 Men Rescued From Pacific Island After Writing SOS in Sand

3 Men Rescued From Pacific Island After Writing SOS in Sand

TRAVEL | By Nick Perry | Aug 4
The men had been missing in the Micronesia archipelago for nearly three days when their distress signal was spotted Sunday on uninhabited Pikelot Island by searchers on Australian and U.S. aircraft.



Nightlife

Summer Flashback: Fire Island

Summer Flashback: Fire Island

Fire Island remains one of the major summer destinations as the place to relax and party during summer. But this year public events are out, officially at least. Here's a look back at some of them - from drag flotillas to beach parties.