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UK Royals Traveling To Boston With Eye on Environment Prize

UK Royals Traveling To Boston With Eye on Environment Prize

NEWS | By Danica Kirka | Nov 30

The first overseas trip by the Prince and Princess of Wales since the death of Queen Elizabeth II begins Wednesday, an occasion to show the world as much about who they are not as who they are.

Cirque du Soleil's Evan Thomlinson Weintraub Finds his Niche in Holiday Show

Cirque du Soleil's Evan Thomlinson Weintraub Finds his Niche in Holiday Show

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 30

In Cirque du Soleil's holiday show "Twas the Night Before...," out acrobat Evan Thomlinson Weintraub has found his performing niche. EDGE spoke to him about Cirque, his love of acrobatics, and the holiday season.

Gay Twitter's 60 Best Tweets This Week

Gay Twitter's 60 Best Tweets This Week

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 30

The newest edition of Gay Twitter includes reactions to the Cate Blanchett film "Tár," the Thanksgiving holiday, Grindr screenshots, and even more reactions to the shocking "The White Lotus" episode.

Will There Be Backlash Against Gays in Arab Countries After World Cup? Some Are Pessimistic

Will There Be Backlash Against Gays in Arab Countries After World Cup? Some Are Pessimistic

NEWS | Nov 30

The West has put a spotlight on Qatar's anti-gay policies, which have been somewhat relaxed during the World Cup. But some Arab gays foresee a backlash when the games are done.

An LGBTQ+ Museum Opens in Russia... Likely Not For Long

An LGBTQ+ Museum Opens in Russia... Likely Not For Long

NEWS | Nov 30

St. Petersburg residents are getting to see an unusual museum, at least for today's increasingly repressive Russia: One celebrating LGBTQ+ culture.

No Charges for Man Who Carried Pride Flag onto Qatar World Cup Field

No Charges for Man Who Carried Pride Flag onto Qatar World Cup Field

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 30

There will be no charges against the 35-year-old Italian soccer player who carried a Pride flag onto the pitch at the World Cup in Qatar — though his permission to be in the country has been canceled.

Singapore Decriminalizes Gay Sex — but Blocks Marriage Equality

Singapore Decriminalizes Gay Sex — but Blocks Marriage Equality

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 30

It was a mixture of good news and bad as Singapore lifted criminal statutes against men having sex with men, but placed a constitutional barrier between same-sex couples and marriage rights.

Police Looking into Man's Death at Scottish Gay Sauna

Police Looking into Man's Death at Scottish Gay Sauna

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 30

Police in Glasgow, Scotland, are looking into the death of a 51-year-old male patron at a gay sauna. No official cause of death has been determined but sauna staff suggested he suffered cardiac arrest.

Landmark Same-Sex Marriage Bill Wins Senate Passage

Landmark Same-Sex Marriage Bill Wins Senate Passage

NEWS | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Nov 29

The Senate passed bipartisan legislation to protect same-sex marriages, an extraordinary sign of shifting national politics on the issue and a measure of relief for the hundreds of thousands of same-sex couples who have married since 2015.

Watch: WNBA Star Brittney Griner Face Horrific Conditions and Homophobia in Russian Gulag

Watch: WNBA Star Brittney Griner Face Horrific Conditions and Homophobia in Russian Gulag

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Nov 29

The Nation's Dave Zirin spoke to TMZ Live about the conditions the WNBA player will face in Mordovia.

News

FIFA Says Rainbow Items are Allowed at World Cup Stadiums

FIFA Says Rainbow Items are Allowed at World Cup Stadiums

NEWS | Nov 30

One day after Iran and Wales were eliminated at the World Cup, FIFA finally gave a public assurance Wednesday that rainbow items and banners supporting protests in Iran will be allowed into stadiums.

Business

U.S. Lawmakers Skeptical Grocery Merger will Mean Lower Prices

U.S. Lawmakers Skeptical Grocery Merger will Mean Lower Prices

BUSINESS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Nov 30

U.S. senators from both parties expressed skepticism Tuesday that a proposed merger between grocery giants Kroger and Albertsons would result in lower prices for consumers.

Technology

San Francisco will Allow Police to Deploy Robots that Kill

San Francisco will Allow Police to Deploy Robots that Kill

TECHNOLOGY | By Janie Har | Nov 30

Supervisors in San Francisco voted Tuesday to give city police the ability to use potentially lethal, remote-controlled robots in emergency situations.

Finance

Holiday Survival Tips from 5 Financial Pros

Holiday Survival Tips from 5 Financial Pros

FINANCE | By Kimberly Palmer, NerdWallet | Nov 29

Financial educators are busy during the holiday season, sharing tips about how to avoid debt and save money while still being festive. We asked five of them how they personally navigate the season.

Cars

Motorcycle Accidents: Who Is at Most Fault?

Motorcycle Accidents: Who Is at Most Fault?

CARS | Nov 30

Many drivers assume that because a motorcycle is smaller than a car, the rider must be inexperienced or reckless. This attitude often puts motorcyclists at risk.

Style

Paul Labrecque's Holiday Grooming Guide

Paul Labrecque's Holiday Grooming Guide

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Nov 29

One of Vanity Fair's Top 3 Stylists in the United States, Paul Labrecque has teamed up with EDGE this holiday season to bring you his picks for the best in holiday grooming and self-care.

Health/Fitness

Drug Slows Alzheimer's but Can It Make a Real Difference?

Drug Slows Alzheimer's but Can It Make a Real Difference?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lauran Neergaard | Nov 30

An experimental Alzheimer's drug modestly slowed the brain disease's inevitable worsening, researchers reported Tuesday -- but it remains unclear how much difference that might make in people's lives.

Travel

The Many Gifts of Santa Monica

The Many Gifts of Santa Monica

SPONSORED CONTENT | Nov 23

Whoever's on your holiday gift list, sunny Santa Monica is ready to be your one-stop shopping destination for everyone. Here are some of the fantastic ways Santa Monica can help you help Santa this season.

Nightlife

Spoiler Alert Red Carpet @ Skirball Center NYC :: November 29, 2022

Spoiler Alert Red Carpet @ Skirball Center NYC :: November 29, 2022

NIGHTLIFE | Nov 30

The New York premiere of Spoiler Alert took place at NYU's Skirball Center. The romantic drama is based on the memoir Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies, featuring Jim Parsons, Ben Aldridge and Sally Field.