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Smells Like Summer: Our Favorite New Scents of the Season

Smells Like Summer: Our Favorite New Scents of the Season

STYLE | By Andrew Villagomez | Jul 25

New summer scents have arrived just in time for your next snuggle session. Remember, a little goes a long way. Here are EDGE's top picks for the best summer fragrances of 2021.

Watch: Jack Harlow Would Have Done Shower Scene. If Only Lil Nas X Knew

Watch: Jack Harlow Would Have Done Shower Scene. If Only Lil Nas X Knew

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 25

Lil Nas X didn't ask rapper Jack Harlow to appear in the shower scene in his new "Industry Baby" video. If only he had: Harlow says he would have appeared in boxers.

Conservative Montenegro Registers 1st Same-Sex Partnership

Conservative Montenegro Registers 1st Same-Sex Partnership

NEWS | Jul 25

Montenegro has registered the first same-sex partnership in the staunchly conservative country that is striving to join the European Union, authorities said Sunday.

Fauci Says US is Headed in 'Wrong Direction' on Coronavirus

Fauci Says US is Headed in 'Wrong Direction' on Coronavirus

NEWS | Jul 25

The United States is in an "unnecessary predicament" of soaring COVID-19 cases fueled by unvaccinated Americans and the virulent delta variant, the nation's top infectious diseases expert said Sunday.

Jack Mackenroth Comes Clean About Addiction, Messy Breakup With Dolf Dietrich

Jack Mackenroth Comes Clean About Addiction, Messy Breakup With Dolf Dietrich

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 25

Earlier this year, LGBTQ influencer Jack Mackenroth and adult star Dolf Dietrich played out a very messy breakup on social media. This week, Mackenroth expressed regret for his behavior, admitting it was due to his struggles with drugs.

'Is Tucker Carlson the 'Worst Human Being Known to Mankind?' Montana Man Tells Him So.

'Is Tucker Carlson the 'Worst Human Being Known to Mankind?' Montana Man Tells Him So.

NEWS | Jul 25

Fox News' Tucker Carlson visited a sporting goods store in Montana and had an unexpected confrontation with a customer who called him the worst human being known to mankind."

Watch: Tina Burner Reimagines 'Rose's Turn' Plus 9 More Must-See Versions

Watch: Tina Burner Reimagines 'Rose's Turn' Plus 9 More Must-See Versions

ENTERTAINMENT | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 25

"RuPaul's Drag Race" season 13 alum Tina Burner turns to her theater roots to reimagine iconic songs from some of our favorite leading ladies, including "Rose's Turn" from "Gypsy."

London 'Reclaim Pride' Draws 2,500 Marchers

London 'Reclaim Pride' Draws 2,500 Marchers

NEWS | Jul 25

More than 2,500 participants joined forces for the UK's first-ever "Reclaim Pride" March, held on July 24.

Europe's Summer Tourism Outlook Dimmed by Variants, Rules

Europe's Summer Tourism Outlook Dimmed by Variants, Rules

TRAVEL | By Kelvin Chan | Jul 25

Chaos and confusion over travel rules and measures to contain new virus outbreaks are contributing to another cruel summer for Europe's battered tourism industry.

At-Home Olympians: Our Favorite Athletic Insta Influencers

At-Home Olympians: Our Favorite Athletic Insta Influencers

NEWS | Jul 25

Just because you haven't reached international acclaim as a high-performance athlete doesn't mean you can't show off your athletic prowess to the world.

News

US Virus Cases Triple in Two Weeks Amid Misinformation

US Virus Cases Triple in Two Weeks Amid Misinformation

NEWS | By Heather Hollingsworth, Jim Salter | Jul 25

COVID-19 cases nearly tripled in the U.S. over two weeks amid an onslaught of vaccine misinformation that is straining hospitals, exhausting doctors and pushing clergy into the fray.

Business

How to Overcome the 'Sunday Scaries' with CBD

How to Overcome the 'Sunday Scaries' with CBD

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 22

And one CBD company is boldly owning the agita of Monday's impending doom by using its very name. Sunday Scaries is doing so with a message of honesty, humor, and a hefty dose of community spirit.

Technology

Priest Outed via Grindr App Highlights Rampant Data Tracking

Priest Outed via Grindr App Highlights Rampant Data Tracking

TECHNOLOGY | By Matt O'Brien and Frank Bajak | Jul 24

When a religious publication used smartphone app data to deduce the sexual orientation of a high-ranking Roman Catholic official, it exposed a problem that goes far beyond a debate over church doctrine and priestly celibacy.

Finance

How Digital Banking Is Driving Social Change

How Digital Banking Is Driving Social Change

FINANCE | By Dahna Chandler and E. Napoletano | Jul 24

A growing number of banks and fintechs are using digital banking platforms to meet the unique challenges and needs of individual communities.

Cars

Edmunds: Is It Possible to Return the Car You Just Bought?

Edmunds: Is It Possible to Return the Car You Just Bought?

CARS | By Ronald Montoya of Edmunds | Jul 24

But what happens if you later have buyer's remorse, whether it be from too high of a car payment or realizing your new car isn't actually what you wanted?

Style

Are Drag Queens the Next Supermodels?

Are Drag Queens the Next Supermodels?

STYLE | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 24

"RuPaul's Drag Race" made drag mainstream, bringing its style and theatricality into the living rooms of millions. Those aspects of the art also fit the fashion world — and big-name designers are taking notice.

Travel

Why South Africa Reigns as the Ultimate LGBTQ Adventure

Why South Africa Reigns as the Ultimate LGBTQ Adventure

TRAVEL | By Darian Aaron | Jul 24

African Travel, Inc.'s President Sherwin Banda shares why he ranks South Africa on top of your back-to-travel bucket list.

Nightlife

San Diego Pride Closing Party  #United We Groove :: July 18, 2021

San Diego Pride Closing Party #United We Groove :: July 18, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Jul 21

Happy Dark Productions set sail on the San Diego Bay for their annual San Diego Pride closing party. Everyone danced the day and night away before headliner Todrick Hall closed out the night.