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Actor Sean Connery, the 'Original' James Bond, Dies at 90

Actor Sean Connery, the 'Original' James Bond, Dies at 90

NEWS | Oct 31
Scottish actor Sean Connery, the first actor to play James Bond on film and for many fans the best, has died. He was 90.

Gay and Catholic: A Reconciliation of Faith and Self-Identity

Gay and Catholic: A Reconciliation of Faith and Self-Identity

NEWS | Oct 31
Author Benjamin James Brenkert shares his experience with the Catholic church and the Jesuit priests who challenged his sense of honesty and integrity.

Huge Crowd Joins LGBTQ March in Taiwan, Where COVID is at Bay

Huge Crowd Joins LGBTQ March in Taiwan, Where COVID is at Bay

NEWS | Oct 31
A huge and festive crowd marched in Taiwan's capital on Saturday in an annual LGBTQ Pride event.

State Dept. Halts Diversity and Training Programs, AIDS Foundation Chicago Responds with Conference

State Dept. Halts Diversity and Training Programs, AIDS Foundation Chicago Responds with Conference

NEWS | Oct 31
The virtual conference focused on racism and white supremacy in HIV and public health industries and workplace, equipping leaders in public health with tools to battle racism.

Listen: Andrew Lloyd Webber Releases First Song from 'Cinderella'

Listen: Andrew Lloyd Webber Releases First Song from 'Cinderella'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Oct 31
Andrew Lloyd Webber is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the release of his "Jesus Christ Superstar" album with the first single from his latest musical, "Cinderella."

Netflix Raising US Streaming Prices Amid Booming Growth

Netflix Raising US Streaming Prices Amid Booming Growth

ENTERTAINMENT | By Michael Liedtke | Oct 31
Netflix is raising most of its U.S. prices by 8% to 13% as its video streaming service rides a wave of rising popularity spurred by government-imposed lockdowns that corralled people at home during the fight against the pandemic.

Judge Postpones Trump's TikTok Ban in Suit Brought by Users

Judge Postpones Trump's TikTok Ban in Suit Brought by Users

NEWS | By Matt O'Brien | Oct 31
A federal judge has postponed President Donald Trump's threatened shutdown of the popular short-form video app TikTok, siding with a Pennsylvania comedian and two other TikTok creators who say Trump's order hampers their free speech.

'Borat' Star Gives Church $100K After Member Appears in Film

'Borat' Star Gives Church $100K After Member Appears in Film

NEWS | Oct 31
Actor Sacha Baron Cohen, who stars in "Borat Subsequent Moviefilm," donated $100,000 to the church of a woman who believed she was taking part in a documentary but instead was being featured in the mockumentary comedy film.

Social Issues a Priority for Cardinal-to-Be Wilton Gregory

Social Issues a Priority for Cardinal-to-Be Wilton Gregory

NEWS | By David Crary | Oct 31
Washington, D.C. Archbishop Wilton Gregory, soon to become the Roman Catholic Church's first Black cardinal from the United States, hopes the U.S. hierarchy can broaden its concept of "pro-life."

Road to 270: Biden has Options, Trump Walks Narrow Path

Road to 270: Biden has Options, Trump Walks Narrow Path

NEWS | By Thomas Beaumont and Aamer Madhani | Oct 31
President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden each has a path to the 270 Electoral College votes needed to win the White House. Biden's is appreciably wider.


Entertainment

Lady Gaga Puts on Meat Dress Again for Get Out the Vote Video

Lady Gaga Puts on Meat Dress Again for Get Out the Vote Video

CELEBRITIES | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 30
On Friday, in a video encouraging fans to get out the vote, Lady Gaga revisited some of her most iconic outfits... including her 2010 meat dress.


Business

Orlando's Parliament House to Close, Reopen in New Location

Orlando's Parliament House to Close, Reopen in New Location

BARS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 30
Parliament House, a popular gay nightclub and resort in Orlando, announced it is closing its current location next month and will reopen in a new location soon.


Finance

Trump Rule Requires Health Plans to Disclose Costs Up Front

Trump Rule Requires Health Plans to Disclose Costs Up Front

HEALTH | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Oct 29
Trying to pull back the veil on health care costs to encourage competition, the Trump administration on Thursday finalized a requirement for insurers to tell consumers up front the actual prices for common tests and procedures.


Cars

VW Recalls Jettas to Fix Fuel Leaks that Can Cause Fires

VW Recalls Jettas to Fix Fuel Leaks that Can Cause Fires

AUTO NEWS | Oct 28
Volkswagen is recalling more than 218,000 Jetta sedans in the U.S. to fix a fuel leak problem that can cause fires. The recall covers certain cars from the 2016 through 2018 model years.


Style

5 Halloween Cocktails Straight Out of Your Nightmares

5 Halloween Cocktails Straight Out of Your Nightmares

FOOD/DRINK | Oct 31
It's that time of the year again! In case 2020 isn't scary enough for you - here are five Halloween cocktails straight out of your nightmares!


Health/Fitness

LGBTQs Suffering More as Pandemic Sharpens Disparities

LGBTQs Suffering More as Pandemic Sharpens Disparities

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 30
From HIV testing to mental health services to LGTBQ youth having what they need to thrive, the COVID-19 pandemic may be having more serious effects on sexual minorities than on heterosexuals and cisgender people.


Travel

Greater Palm Springs: Where Every Day Is a SUN Day

Greater Palm Springs: Where Every Day Is a SUN Day

By Matthew Wexler | Oct 29
EDGE takes a closer look at some of the best hotels, restaurants and activities in Greater Palm Springs, so you can start planning your vacation with ease.