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Ambassadors Appeal for Acceptance of LGBT People in Poland

Ambassadors Appeal for Acceptance of LGBT People in Poland

NEWS | By Vanessa Gera | Sep 28
Ambassadors to Poland from some 50 countries and international organizations have expressed their support for the LGBT community in the country, citing a need to work for "non-discrimination, tolerance and mutual acceptance."

Upstate NY State Man Pleads Not Guilty for Displaying 7-Foot Yard Peen

Upstate NY State Man Pleads Not Guilty for Displaying 7-Foot Yard Peen

NEWS | Sep 28
The upstate New York man who was arrested for displaying a 7-foot yard peen this past June pleaded not guilty this past week.

Watch: Betsy DeVos' Nephew Goes Viral for Wearing Tight Pants on 'Family Feud'

Watch: Betsy DeVos' Nephew Goes Viral for Wearing Tight Pants on 'Family Feud'

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 28
Betsy DeVos' nephew, who is married to Kathie Lee Gifford's daughter, appeared on "Family Feud" this week but is going viral on Twitter for a different reason.

Did Noah Purvis' Adult Gay Videos Lead Him to be Booted Off 'Love Island'?

Did Noah Purvis' Adult Gay Videos Lead Him to be Booted Off 'Love Island'?

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 28
Noah Purvis was brought on to CBS's "Love Island" to shake things up. He did do that.

Watch: Shia LeBeouf Steals the Show in 'Fast Times' Charity Stream

Watch: Shia LeBeouf Steals the Show in 'Fast Times' Charity Stream

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 28
Last week Shia LaBeouf stole the show in a streamed, all-star reading of "Fast Times of Ridgemont High." Watch an edited video with just his scenes.

LGBTQ Mental Health and Suicide: How Can We Save the Next Generation?

LGBTQ Mental Health and Suicide: How Can We Save the Next Generation?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Merryn Johns | Sep 28
A new national survey from The Trevor Project reveals alarming statistics regarding mental health and suicide rates of LGBTQ youth. Does it get better? It depends on who you ask.

Why Are Hispanic/Latino Men 4 Times More Likely to Get HIV Than White Men?

Why Are Hispanic/Latino Men 4 Times More Likely to Get HIV Than White Men?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Billy McEntee | Sep 28
Despite an overall decrease in HIV infection rates, the rates for Hispanic/Latino men who have sex with men are more than four times that of white males. EDGE finds out why.

Looking Incredibly Ripped, Channing Tatum Says He's Back on Instagram

Looking Incredibly Ripped, Channing Tatum Says He's Back on Instagram

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 28
Channing Tatum wants his fans to know that he's back, and did so with a black-and-white thirst trap.

First Man Cured of HIV Infection Now has Terminal Cancer

First Man Cured of HIV Infection Now has Terminal Cancer

NEWS | By Marilynn Marchione | Sep 28
Timothy Ray Brown, the first person known to have been cured of HIV infection, says he is now terminally ill from a recurrence of the cancer that prompted his historic treatment 12 years ago.

Check Out These Queers on the Range

Check Out These Queers on the Range

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 28
Queer cowboys have been around as there has been the Old West. Here are some pics from today's out and proud queer cowboy culture.


News

Church Says Cardinal Pell Returning to Vatican in Crisis

Church Says Cardinal Pell Returning to Vatican in Crisis

RELIGION | By Rod McGuirk | Sep 28
Cardinal George Pell, Pope Francis' former finance minister, will soon return to the Vatican during an extraordinary economic scandal for the first time since he was cleared of child abuse allegations in Australia five months ago.


Entertainment

UK Pop Singer Will Young  Recalls Pleasuring Himself  on Trains

UK Pop Singer Will Young Recalls Pleasuring Himself on Trains

CELEBRITIES | Sep 28
British pop star Will Young explained in his new book that before coming out, he would purchase gay porn magazines at the subway station and pleasure himself on board while traveling home.


Business

Can Renting Your Own Private Theater Bring Audiences Back to the Movies?

Can Renting Your Own Private Theater Bring Audiences Back to the Movies?

MOVIES | Sep 24
With the movie industry in the doldrums due to the pandemic, a Texas-based movie theater chain has come up with a novel idea to bring people back to the theaters.


Finance

Without RBG, Judicial Threats to the ACA, Reproductive Rights Heighten

Without RBG, Judicial Threats to the ACA, Reproductive Rights Heighten

HEALTH | By Julie Rovner | Sep 22
"He doesn't want to crush the virus. He wants to crush the Affordable Care Act," says House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of President Trump. Will his wish come true with a shift in the Supreme Court?


Cars

Edmunds: Why Electric Vehicle Ranges Vary from EPA Estimate

Edmunds: Why Electric Vehicle Ranges Vary from EPA Estimate

AUTO NEWS | By Jonathan Elfalan of Edmunds | Sep 26
You've probably heard the phrase "your mileage may vary" with regard to how your fuel economy compares to the EPA estimate. Edmunds has found, however, that the variance can be even greater with an EV.


Style

Valentino Closes Milan Fashion Week with Lush Live Show

Valentino Closes Milan Fashion Week with Lush Live Show

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Sep 28
For his first-ever Milan show, Valentino's creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli chose a disused foundry as the backdrop for the lush, romantic collection in the fashion language of lattice and lace; floral detailing and bold prints; ruffles and fringe.


Health/Fitness

National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: Remembering the Other Pandemic

National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: Remembering the Other Pandemic

AIDS | Sep 27
September 27 is National Gay Men's HIV/Awareness Day, which focuses on the disproportionate impact of HIV on gay and bisexual men in the United States — and what we can do in response.


Travel

Coronavirus Outbreak on Cruise Ship Sailing in Greece

Coronavirus Outbreak on Cruise Ship Sailing in Greece

Sep 28
Greek authorities say 12 crew members of a Maltese-flagged cruise ship on a Greek island tour with more than 1,500 people on board have tested positive to the coronavirus and have been isolated on board.