Joe Putignano’s life has been defined by extreme contrast; he has had professional fame as a world-class acrobat, and fallen to the tragic lows of heroin addiction. EDGE spoke to Putignano about his memoir ’Acrobaddict.’
A Southern California city granted a private group a permit Wednesday night to hold a Vietnamese new year’s parade, despite objections over its exclusion of the community’s gay and lesbian residents.
A Southern California city is gearing up for a heated debate over a Vietnamese new year’s parade that would exclude the community’s gay and lesbian residents.
Bishops representing Indiana’s five Roman Catholic dioceses have issued a pastoral letter in response to a proposal to add a ban on gay marriage to the state constitution, but didn’t take a side.
Students in same-sex marriages will be treated the same as their straight married classmates when it comes to federal college loan applications, Education Secretary Arne Duncan said Friday.
A 10-year-old Arkansas boy name Will Phillips has decided that he cannot in good conscience pledge allegiance to the flag as long as the country for which it stands refuses legal equality to its GLBT citizens.
A new report from the Spectrum Human Rights Alliance, which aims to support LGBT rights in Eastern Europe, claims that Russian skinheads allegedly used a popular social media site to lure LGBT teens in order to torture them.
The New York Daily News called them the "hottest thing with a bow since Jennifer Lawrence in ’The Hunger Games.’" Well-Strung: The Singing String Quartet, will make their West Coast debut with a series of concerts in four cities over the holiday season.
With another year about to end, GLAAD invites the LGBT community to reflect on the past 12 months and look ahead to the next, with the annual GLAAD Tidings celebration.
Beyonce has announced and released an album on the same day.
Shopping in your local bookstore for holiday gifts is a calm and civilized contrast to mall madness. This year’s selections are varied and sure to please recipients.
Biography of music legend Johnny Cash - with all the details you always wanted to know.
Nihilism can, indeed, be funny, but the absurdist lines and situations parcel out only mild connections in director Carey Perloff’s somewhat muddy production.
HIV+ and way too tired? Look to complex carbs, protein, fat and some key vitamins for a better boost than stimulants.
Theories abound to explain the rise in infections among gay men, but, so far, no one has figured out what to do about it.
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Citing a potential threat to public health, the Food and Drug Administration is taking steps toward phasing out the use of some antibiotics in animals processed for meat.
For Fall/Winter 2011, LACOSTE L!VE partners with Cool Cats for an exclusive capsule collection. Cool Cats is a young fashion label already known for cutting-edge design partnerships.
RAGE bar celebrated some of the newest contestants for the RuPaul’s Drag Race Show. If you haven’t seen this weekly treat, you are really missing out. The performers put on an amazing night. EDGE was there; check out the photos.
Saturday at MJ’s was the place to be for a hot, fun night! There was dancing, drinks, good friends, and some of the hottest contortionist GoGo boys who performed for the crowd.
America’s top auto safety regulator is stepping down. David Strickland, who ran the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for the past three years, announced his departure on Thursday.
Pet food labeling is regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Many states have also adopted labeling standards published by the Association of American Feed Control Officials. Consumers should pay close attention.
A new Oklahoma-based company, with many women in top positions, is the first to provide comprehensive legal and financial resources to the LGBT community.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and Detroit emergency manager Kevyn Orr, the two men most involved in the decision to make the city the nation’s largest to file for bankruptcy, testified Monday that a court-led reorganization is necessary to save the city...
Officials at German automaker BMW did a fine job differentiating their new-for-2014 smallish coupe from last year’s 3-Series coupe. The new, rear-wheel drive, two-door BMW is wider, longer and lower than its predecessor.
Catch him if you can: Leonardo DiCaprio is getting into the electric race-car business. The Oscar-nominated actor announced Monday he’s partnering with Venturi Automobiles and will enter a team in the FIA Formula E Championship.
Doctors say men may want to improve their diet before starting a family, and one of the most common prescriptions in the U.S. may come with an unexpected side effect. Vinita Nair reports.
Computer-maker Lenovo has hired tech-savvy actor Ashton Kutcher to help design and pitch its latest line of tablets, dubbing the Hollywood star a "product engineer" who can bring his ideas along with his image.
It was once the epicenter of the counterculture movement. Now, Aspen, Colorado is a recognized week for gays to go outdoors.
When you grow up in Rhode Island, as I did, and you return to Newport, you bring a perspective that is steeped in nostalgia yet tempered by a response to changes, good and bad, that you notice as you amble down familiar streets.
A therapy dog lounge has been set up on the Southeast Community College campus in Lincoln, Nebraska to help students de-stress before their final exams. KOLN’s Andrea Flores reports.
This fall marks the launching of a new quarterly healthcare publication, LGBT Health, dedicated to optimizing the health and healthcare of the LGBT community.