Gay New York City: The Latest

Urban Bear Street Fair :: May 21, 2017
New York City, NY

Urban Bear Street Fair :: May 21, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | May 24
Now in its 9th year, the street fair is the main event of The Urban Bear Weekend. A gorgeous, sunny, breezy day was the perfect backdrop to a really fun day of food, artists, great music, entertainment and tons of hot furry men.

Nonpartisan Report Says GOP Health Care Bill Will Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

Nonpartisan Report Says GOP Health Care Bill Will Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

NEWS | May 24
The Congressional Budget Office says the health care bill Republicans pushed through the House this month would leave 23 million additional people uninsured in 2026, compared with former President Barack Obama's health care law.

Ariana Grande Cancels World Tour Stops Through June 5

Ariana Grande Cancels World Tour Stops Through June 5

NEWS | By Leanne Italie | May 24
Ariana Grande canceled concerts in London and several other European cities and suspended her world tour to "further assess the situation and pay our proper respects" to victims of the bombing tragedy in Manchester, England.

Choreographer Sam Pinkleton: Making 'The Great Comet' Dance Without a Stage

Choreographer Sam Pinkleton: Making 'The Great Comet' Dance Without a Stage

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | May 24
Choreographer Sam Pinkleton faced an unusual problem in staging the movement for "Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812," but he's something of an unusual choreographer. Read how he made this hit musical dance.

NYC to Honor Late Rainbow Flag Creator Gilbert Baker on Flag Day

NYC to Honor Late Rainbow Flag Creator Gilbert Baker on Flag Day

NEWS | May 24
June 14 is Flag Day. And to commemorate it this year, NYC's LGBT Activist Community will march and rally in honor of Gilbert Baker, the world-renowned artist who created The Rainbow Flag.

In May, National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, Could Furry Friends Be the Key to Beating Allergies?

In May, National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, Could Furry Friends Be the Key to Beating Allergies?

A recent study investigated the relationship of pet exposure during pregnancy and infancy with the subsequent development of childhood allergies and asthma. The result is good news for pet lovers, especially of the furry variety!

Save Your Life: How to Perform the Heimlich Maneuver on Yourself

Save Your Life: How to Perform the Heimlich Maneuver on Yourself

People who start choking should be able to perform the Heimlich maneuver on THEMSELVES.

Drag Queen on Katy Perry's 'SNL' Performance: 'No Drama with Migos'

Drag Queen on Katy Perry's 'SNL' Performance: 'No Drama with Migos'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
A drag queen who appeared on Katy Perry's "SNL" gig said there was "no drama with Migos," after a report claimed the rap trio took issue with the queens.

Dumb-Ass Lists: EDGE's Top 10 Favorite Trumps Invade The Vatican Tweets

Dumb-Ass Lists: EDGE's Top 10 Favorite Trumps Invade The Vatican Tweets

NEWS | May 24
The last time a pope looked this unhappy, it was 1517, and Martin Luther had just started the Protestant Reformation.

Special Mother's Day Performance of 'Beyond the Etchings' Benefits Women in Military Service for America Memorial
New York City, NY

Special Mother's Day Performance of 'Beyond the Etchings' Benefits Women in Military Service for America Memorial

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
FRIGID New York @ Horse Trade in association with Infinite Variety Productions will present a special Memorial Day performance of "Beyond the Etchings," directed by Jessica Schechter, on Monday, May 29 at The Kraine Theater

GMHC Opens State-of-the-Art Mental Health Clinic in Midtown West
New York City, NY

GMHC Opens State-of-the-Art Mental Health Clinic in Midtown West

Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) announced the opening of its state-of-the-art GMHC Carl Jacobs Mental Health Clinic at the organization's headquarters at 446 West 33rd Street.


Entertainment

Star-Studded Lineup for Provincetown Art House Summer Season
New York City, NY

Star-Studded Lineup for Provincetown Art House Summer Season

Provincetown's Art House announces an exciting summer season with all the big names including Megan Hilty, Bianca Del Rio, Sutton Foster, Laura Benanti and more.

 Review :: Inferno 3D

Review :: Inferno 3D

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | May 24
A noir that unfolds beneath the blazing hot sun of the Mojave Desert, director Roy Ward Baker's 1953 film has been hailed as among the best -- if not the best -- use of '50s-era 3D film techniques.


Business

Pot Convictions Go Up in Smoke with California Legalization

Pot Convictions Go Up in Smoke with California Legalization

LEGAL | By Brian Melley | May 24
Jay Schlauch's conviction for peddling pot haunted him for nearly a quarter century. When an opportunity arose to reduce his record to a misdemeanor under the voter-approved law that legalized recreational marijuana last year, he jumped at the chance.


Technology

Computer Beats Chinese Champion in Ancient Board Game of Go

Computer Beats Chinese Champion in Ancient Board Game of Go

PERSONAL TECH | May 24
A computer defeated China's top player of the ancient board game go on Tuesday, earning praise that it might have finally surpassed human abilities in one of the last games machines have yet to dominate.


Finance

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

HOME | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | May 24
What exactly is cohousing? It's a community-focused living arrangement, where residents share space, chores and fellowship. The idea started in Denmark in the 1960s and has spread across Europe and the U.S.


Cars

Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

AUTO NEWS | May 24
New York Times European economics correspondent Jack Ewing, who covered this entire story, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss his new book, "Faster, Higher, Farther: The Volkswagen Scandal."


Style

Watch: Chef David Boulud Explore Downtown NYC's Food Scene

Watch: Chef David Boulud Explore Downtown NYC's Food Scene

FOOD/DRINK | May 24
Daniel Boulud goes into the kitchen at CUT By Wolfgang Puck to speak with its chef, Raymond Weber. The second in the video series that enlists local chefs and food personalities to go behind-the-scenes on what's cooking Downtown.


Travel

Bird-Riding Loses Luster in South Africa's Ostrich Capital

Bird-Riding Loses Luster in South Africa's Ostrich Capital

By Christopher Torchia | May 24
Clambering onto an ostrich for a ride used to be popular among tourists in a South African town known as the "ostrich capital of the world." Not so much anymore.


Nightlife

Broadway Roasts Michael Musto @ Actor's Temple :: May 22, 2017
New York City, NY

Broadway Roasts Michael Musto @ Actor's Temple :: May 22, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 23
Lugnut Entertainment in association with Scruff presented Fork On The Left, Knife In The Back: Broadway Roasts Michael Musto with Rosie O'Donnell, Bruce Vilanch, Bianca Del Rio and many more at Actor's Temple.

2017 Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Parade :: May 21, 2017

2017 Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Parade :: May 21, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 24
Thousands came out to show their pride and to enjoy the Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Parade.