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Troye Sivan & Jónsi Release 'Revelation,' First Song from 'Boy Erased' Soundtrack

Troye Sivan & Jónsi Release 'Revelation,' First Song from 'Boy Erased' Soundtrack

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 19
Focus Features and Back Lot Music announce the release of "Revelation", the new original song by Troye Sivan & Jónsi written for the feature film "Boy Erased."

Transgender Rights Lie in the Hands of a State's Electorate

Transgender Rights Lie in the Hands of a State's Electorate

NEWS | By Bob Salsberg | Oct 19
Transgender rights supporters worry — and opponents of the laws hope — that if the repeal passes in Massachusetts, the first state to legalize gay marriage and among the most LGBT-friendly, it could unleash a cascade of similar efforts elsewhere.

Bette Midler, Brooke Shields Among 'Murphy Brown' Guests

Bette Midler, Brooke Shields Among 'Murphy Brown' Guests

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 19
Bette Midler and Brooke Shields are among the guest stars dropping in on CBS' "Murphy Brown" revival.

Ex-Head of Juvenile Detention Sites Faces Child Porn Charges

Ex-Head of Juvenile Detention Sites Faces Child Porn Charges

NEWS | Oct 19
A former head of two Alaska juvenile detention facilities has been charged with possession of child pornography.

Model Karlie Kloss Marries Jared Kushner's Brother

Model Karlie Kloss Marries Jared Kushner's Brother

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 19
Supermodel Karlie Kloss has married businessman Joshua Kushner.

MoviePass Operations Under Investigation by New York AG

MoviePass Operations Under Investigation by New York AG

NEWS | Oct 19
The company that runs the beleaguered MoviePass discount service for movie tickets is being investigated by the New York Attorney General on allegations that it misled investors.

Trump Praises Montana Congressman Who Body-Slammed Reporter

Trump Praises Montana Congressman Who Body-Slammed Reporter

NEWS | By Zeke Miller and Ashley Thomas | Oct 19
President Donald Trump praised a Republican congressman for body-slamming a reporter last year, calling him a "tough cookie" and saying he thinks it might have helped him win election in Montana.

Suit by Gay Men Stung in Sex Arrests Settled

Suit by Gay Men Stung in Sex Arrests Settled

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 18
A lawsuit brought by five men arrested in sex stings in San Jose has now been settled, and the police are working to improve relations with the LGBTQ community.

Channeling Oscar Wilde: Rupert Everett on 'The Happy Prince'

Channeling Oscar Wilde: Rupert Everett on 'The Happy Prince'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Oct 18
Rupert Everett has played Oscar Wilde on stage numerous times over the past few years, with "The Happy Prince," he takes his portrayal to the screen with a film he stars in, wrote and directed. EDGE spoke to Everett about the film and his career.

Delta Airlines Suspends Flight Attendant for Sex Vid with Gay Porn Star Filmed in Bathroom

Delta Airlines Suspends Flight Attendant for Sex Vid with Gay Porn Star Filmed in Bathroom

NEWS | Oct 18
Officials from Delta Airlines have suspended a flight attendant after a video surfaced online of him having sex with a gay porn star inside an airplane bathroom, according to a report from the Daily Mail.


News

New in the STI Prevention Arsenal: Self-Lubricating Condoms

New in the STI Prevention Arsenal: Self-Lubricating Condoms

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 18
Researchers believe they have a new weapon in the fight against HIV and other STIs: Condoms that produce their own lubrication when they come into contact with bodily fluids.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Price of Everything

Review :: The Price of Everything

MOVIES | By Louise Adams | Oct 19
Nathaniel Kahn provides a stark take on how consumerism has skewed the fine art market in his sobering documentary.


Business

GOP Veteran Struggles to Adjust As Seat Suddenly Isn't Safe

GOP Veteran Struggles to Adjust As Seat Suddenly Isn't Safe

LEGAL | By Sara Burnett | Oct 19
Republican Rep. Peter Roskam is suddenly among the most endangered House Republicans this fall — and his long right-leaning record in a safe GOP district may be his toughest opponent.


Finance

Immigrant Health Premiums Exceed What Plans Pay for Their Care

Immigrant Health Premiums Exceed What Plans Pay for Their Care

HEALTH | By Carmen Heredia Rodriguez | Oct 16
The study in the journal Health Affairs found that immigrants covered by private health insurance and their employers contributed nearly $25 billion more in premiums in 2014 than was spent on their care


Cars

Edmunds Rounds Up Best Budget-Friendly Small Cars

Edmunds Rounds Up Best Budget-Friendly Small Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Cameron Rogers | Oct 18
Every year, vehicles become more feature-packed but also more expensive, potentially shutting out buyers on a tight budget. Fortunately, you can find many small, affordable cars that offer good value and don't feel cheap.


Health/Fitness

Medicare for All? CMS Chief Says Think Again

Medicare for All? CMS Chief Says Think Again

HEALTH | By Phil Galewitz | Oct 18
The Trump administration's top Medicare official Tuesday slammed the federal health program as riddled with problems that hinder care to beneficiaries, increase costs for taxpayers and escalate fraud and abuse.