Gay New York City: The Latest

LGBT Community Braces for Impact of New Counseling Law

NEWS | By Sheila Burke | May 6
Roddy Biggs was 13 and depressed, and had been seeing a therapist for six months before he revealed something he had denied even to himself: He was gay.

Trump's Cinco De Mayo Post Draws Ire From Some Latinos

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire and Sergio Bustos | May 6
Donald Trump's social media post on Thursday to mark Cinco de Mayo immediately went viral, spawning criticism from some Latino groups that found it offensive and pandering.

Arsenio Hall Sues Sinead O'Connor for Libel Over Prince Post

Arsenio Hall is suing Sinead O'Connor over a Facebook post in which the singer accused him of furnishing Prince with drugs.

Kate Beckinsale Dishes on her Sarah Silverman Girl Crush

ENTERTAINMENT | By Nicole Evatt | May 6
Friendly exes are nothing new among Hollywood's consciously uncoupled, but Kate Beckinsale says her feelings run deep for ex-boyfriend, Michael Sheen, and his girlfriend, Sarah Silverman.

Insurer Says Child Told Paterno in '76 Sandusky Molested Him

NEWS | May 6
Joe Paterno's son says an allegation made by insurers that a boy told the longtime Penn State football coach in 1976 that he had been molested by former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is "bunk."

AP Analysis: For Republicans Fearing Trump, Ryan Offers Out

NEWS | By Julie Pace | May 6
In a surprise rebuke, House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Thursday that he was "just not ready" to support Trump, who became the presumptive Republican presidential nominee this week after a big win in Indiana forced his remaining rivals from the race.

Cyndi Lauper Takes Country 'Detour'

Cyndi Lauper's celebrated musical journey takes an unexpected southern turn on "Detour," her 11th studio album, out today!

Charlotte Mayor Meets with NC State Lawmakers About Anti-LGBT Law

NEWS | May 5
The mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, has met privately with state legislative leaders about her differences with them over a state law blocking her city from enforcing anti-discrimination rules for LGBT people at restaurants, hotels and retail stores.

Provincetown International Film Festival to Honor Out 'Sex and the City' Star Cynthia Nixon

The Provincetown International Film Festival (PIFF) announced today that Emmy, Tony and Grammy Award-winner Cynthia Nixon will be honored with the 2016 Excellence in Acting Award at this year's festival, running June 15 - 19, 2016 in Provincetown, MA.

Latino Commission on AIDS Holds Annual Cielo Gala

NEWS | By EDGE | May 5
On Friday, May 6, The Latino Commission on AIDS will hold their 2016 Annual Cielo Gala event at Cipriani Wall Street.


Entertainment

Review :: Bridgend

By Kilian Melloy | May 6
Director Jeppe Rønde turns the real-life events of the suicide cluster that beset Bridgend County, Wales, into a thriller that sometimes feels like a suspense movie and sometimes takes on the chilling overtones of a supernatural mystery.


Technology

Best Buy Gets Oculus VR

By Barbara Ortutay | May 6
Best Buy will sell the Oculus Rift virtual-reality headsets at some of its retail stores starting Saturday.


Finance

Realtor Product Placement on 'Modern Family' Takes Ads to New Level

By David Bauer | May 6
If Phil Dunphy's insistence that he's a Realtor and not a real estate agent on "Modern Family" this week seemed a little odd, be aware that ABC was paid to make that distinction.


Cars

Nissan Recalls Rogues; Rear Lift Gates Can Fall Suddenly

May 6
Nissan is recalling more than 108,000 Rogue small SUVs in the U.S. because the rear hatch door could fall on people without warning.


Style

Cooper Hewitt's Triennial Design Exhibit Looks at 'Beauty'

By Katherine Roth | May 5
Every three years, the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum offers visitors the chance to take a good, long look at the state of contemporary design.


Health/Fitness

Reid Ewing Teams Up With SAMHSA To Help Mentally Ill Youth

By EDGE | May 5
Actor Reid Ewing of the ABC hit series "Modern Family" will join the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to celebrate National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day on Thursday, May 5, at the Jack Morton Auditorium in DC.


Travel

Insider Tips for Changing Flights for Free

By Scott Mayerowitz | May 5
Savvy travelers realize that sometimes schedule changes - usually an hour or more - allow the freedom to make itinerary adjustments without paying hundreds of dollars in fees.


Nightlife

#TBT :: 2015 Pride - Part Three :: Parties

May 5
EDGE was also on hand coast to coast to cover Pride parties. Here are some pics that pic up where last week's album left off with pics from Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Virginia, New York, Providence and San Francisco.