LGBTQ News and More

All Rep. Pressley Wants for Christmas is Her Mariah Album

All Rep. Pressley Wants for Christmas is Her Mariah Album

NEWS | Dec 4

Massachusetts congresswoman Ayanna Pressley is upset that her beloved Mariah Carey Christmas album has gone missing,

Analysis: Why Rodgers Got Fined and 3 Bucs Got Suspended

Analysis: Why Rodgers Got Fined and 3 Bucs Got Suspended

NEWS | By Barry Wilner | Dec 4

Aaron Rodgers flaunts the NFL/NFLPA coronavirus protocols and gets a fine that barely shows up in his paycheck.

Pipeline: Cascade of White Owners Has Slowed NFL Change

Pipeline: Cascade of White Owners Has Slowed NFL Change

NEWS | By Eddie Pells | Dec 4

Over the past 100 years, around 110 people have owned controlling portions of NFL teams. Of that select group, all but two have been white.

Where's the Snow? Rockies Winter Starts with a Whimper

Where's the Snow? Rockies Winter Starts with a Whimper

NEWS | By Thomas Peipert and Brittany Peterson | Dec 4

Denver's winter has started with a whimper, and the parched mountains to the west aren't faring much better.

Plumber's Find Possibly Tied to 2014 Texas Megachurch Theft

Plumber's Find Possibly Tied to 2014 Texas Megachurch Theft

NEWS | By Juan A. Lozano | Dec 4

For more than seven years, no one has known what happened to $600,000 in checks and cash that was stolen from a safe at Pastor Joel Osteen's Houston megachurch,

Time Is No Ally as Dems Strain to Finish Biden's $2T Bill

Time Is No Ally as Dems Strain to Finish Biden's $2T Bill

NEWS | By Alan Fram | Dec 4

If President Joe Biden's $2 trillion social and environment package was a Broadway show, its seven months on Congress' stage could qualify it as a hit.

Contact Tracing Revs Up In Some States as Omicron Reaches US

Contact Tracing Revs Up In Some States as Omicron Reaches US

NEWS | By Heather Hollingsworth and Bobby Caina Calvan | Dec 4

The arrival of the omicron variant of the coronavirus in the U.S. has health officials in some communities reviving contact tracing operations.

College Football Star Ryan Deluca Comes Out, Finds Great Support

College Football Star Ryan Deluca Comes Out, Finds Great Support

NEWS | Dec 3

Ryan Deluca, a Furman University football player came out publicly as gay on Instagram on Thursday, less than two weeks after his final game with the school.

Grammy Nominations — The Good, Bad, and the Meh

Grammy Nominations — The Good, Bad, and the Meh

ENTERTAINMENT | By Christopher Ehlers | Dec 3

Recently the 2022 Grammy nominations were announced, and although many artists like Olivia Rodrigo, Billie Eilish, Doja Cat, and Lil Nas X scored nominations in the expected places, there were plenty of surprises and snubs.

New CDC Report Details Higher Impact of HIV/AIDS on African-American, Latinx Communities

New CDC Report Details Higher Impact of HIV/AIDS on African-American, Latinx Communities

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 3

A new CDC report shows how HIV/AIDS has impacted African-American and Latinx men who have sex with men.

News

Out Acclaimed Shakespearean Actor Antony Sher Dies at 72

Out Acclaimed Shakespearean Actor Antony Sher Dies at 72

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Dec 3

Antony Sher, one of the most acclaimed Shakespearean actors of his generation, has died aged 72, the Royal Shakespeare Company said Friday.

Business

Airlines Told to Keep Data on Travelers From Southern Africa

Airlines Told to Keep Data on Travelers From Southern Africa

BUSINESS | Dec 2

Federal health officials are requiring airlines to gather contact-tracing information on passengers heading to the U.S. who have been in southern Africa in the previous two weeks.

Finance

'Buy Now, Pay Later' Catches On Just in Time For Holidays

'Buy Now, Pay Later' Catches On Just in Time For Holidays

FINANCE | By Ken Sweet | Dec 2

As Americans shop for the holidays, they will likely see a swarm of offers to get their gifts now but pay for them later in fixed monthly installments.

Cars

Edmunds: 2022 Kia Carnival Versus 2021 Honda Odyssey

Edmunds: 2022 Kia Carnival Versus 2021 Honda Odyssey

CARS | By Mike Schmidt, Edmunds | Dec 3

For three years running, Edmunds' experts have considered the Honda Odyssey one of the top rated in the class. Now there's finally a new rival in town: The 2022 Kia Carnival.

Style

5 Beauty Brands to Wow Your Holiday Gift-Giving

5 Beauty Brands to Wow Your Holiday Gift-Giving

STYLE | By Lauren Emily Whalen | Dec 3

EDGE offers our five favorite beauty, skincare and makeup brands to spoil your special someone this holiday season.

Travel

Explainer: What Are the New Rules for Travelers Entering the US?

Explainer: What Are the New Rules for Travelers Entering the US?

TRAVEL | By David Koenig | Dec 3

Travelers heading to the U.S. will be required to show evidence of a negative test for the virus within one day of boarding their flight.

Nightlife

Light the Grove :: November 30, 2021

Light the Grove :: November 30, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 2

On the eve of World AIDS day, a ceremony was held at the National AIDS memorial in San Francisco. Guest speakers talked about their experience during the HIV/AIDS pandemic, the progress that has been made, and the hope of reaching zero new cases.