Gay Chicago: The Latest

Transgender Inmate Latest to Push for Hormone Treatment

NEWS | By Jim Salter | Aug 29
A transgender inmate is suing the Missouri prison system for refusing to provide hormone therapy as she transitions to a woman.

Shigellosis Outbreak Among Los Angeles MSM Follows Similar Outbreak in 2015

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | Aug 29
An outbreak of Shigellosis, a common diarrheal disease caused by a group of bacteria called Shigella, is affecting men who have sex with men in Los Angeles, Pasadena, and Long Beach.

You Can Buy a 'LGBTQ for Trump' T-Shirt for $30

NEWS | Aug 29
If you're a member of the LGBTQ community and want to show your support for GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, the reality TV host has your back!

California Legislature Sends Landmark PrEP & PEP Education Bill to Governor Brown

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 29
Landmark legislation to boost awareness PrEP and PEP to prevent HIV infection was sent to California Gov. Jerry Brown on August 24, having received strong support in both the Senate and the Assembly.

Michelle Rivera-Clonch Named Omega Women's Leadership Center Director

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 29
The Omega Women's Leadership Center announced Michelle Rivera-Clonch, an educational leader in women's advocacy, as director of the OWLC.

Weiner, Abedin to Separate After Sexting Revelation

NEWS | Aug 29
Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin says she is separating from husband Anthony Weiner after another sexting revelation involving the former congressman from New York.

Watch: Gus Kenworthy Plays 'Family Feud' for Homeless LGBTQ Youth Charity

NEWS | Aug 29
Out Olympic skier Gus Kenworthy appeared on "Celebrity Family Feud" over the weekend, playing for the charity Happy Hippie Foundation - the nonprofit for homeless LGBTQ youth founded by Miley Cyrus.

Anthony Weiner Deletes Twitter After Being Accused of Sexting Again

NEWS | Aug 29
The New York Post published a report Sunday, accusing disgraced New York City politician Anthony of Weiner of sexting... again.

Cate Blanchett and Josh Groban Lead Broadway's Fall Season

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Aug 29
Here's a look at some highlights of the first half of the 2016-17 Broadway season.

Suitor on Gay Dating Show 'Finding Prince Charming' to Reveal He's HIV-Positive

NEWS | Aug 29
TMZ reports one of the 13 suitors on the upcoming gay dating show "Finding Prince Charming" will reveal he is HIV-positive.


Entertainment

Review :: Ingrid Bergman in Her Own Words

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 29
A documentary about Ingrid Bergman such as this one promises much, and director Stig Björkman delivers on that promise. It's no wonder that this film has found itself included in the Criterion Collection so soon after its initial release.


Business

Obama Plans to Create World's Largest Marine Protected Area

CORPORATE | By Kevin Freking | Aug 29
President Barack Obama on Friday expanded a national monument off the coast of Hawaii, creating a safe zone for tuna, sea turtles and thousands of other species in what will be the world's largest marine protected area.


Technology

NASA Nears the End of Its Splashdown Tests for Mars Craft

SCIENCE | By Ben Finley | Aug 29
NASA on Thursday conducted the second to last splashdown test for its Orion spacecraft as the agency prepares to eventually send humans to Mars.


Cars

Auto, Technology Industries Clash Over Talking Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Joan Lowy | Aug 28
Cars that wirelessly talk to each other are finally ready for the road, creating the potential to dramatically reduce traffic deaths, improve the safety of self-driving cars and someday maybe even help solve traffic jams.


Style

Winged Beyonce and Her Golden Blue Ivy Win the VMA Carpet

FASHION | By Leanne Italie | Aug 29
Accompanied by daughter Blue Ivy sporting a big tulle train, Beyonce was angel-winged and green-feathered Sunday night on the white carpet of the MTV Video Music Awards.


Travel

2 United Pilots Suspected of Being Drunk Arrested in Glasgow

Aug 29
Two United Airlines pilots who have been arrested for suspected intoxication before they were to fly 141 passengers from Scotland to the United States will appear in a Scottish court Monday, police said.


Nightlife

Key West Tropical Heat 2016

PHOTO ALBUMS | Aug 24
The Key West Business Guild hosted Tropical Heat at the finest all male resorts on the island including The Island House, Alexander's and The New Orleans House. EDGE was there as well. Check out these great photos.