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Xavier Dolan Set to Write/Direct Television Mini-series

Xavier Dolan Set to Write/Direct Television Mini-series

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 30

Out, Canadian director Xavier Dolan is set to make the move to series television.

Watch: 'Mean Girls' Star Jonathan Bennett Announces Engagement to Boyfriend

Watch: 'Mean Girls' Star Jonathan Bennett Announces Engagement to Boyfriend

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 30

Jonathan Bennett, perhaps best known for his role as the husky Aaron Samuels in the 2004 comedy "Mean Girls," announced his engagement to his boyfriend Jaymes Vaughan.

Giving the Gift of CBD: 10 Favorite CBD Brands of the Season

Giving the Gift of CBD: 10 Favorite CBD Brands of the Season

SPONSORED CONTENT | Nov 30

EDGE has curated the ultimate CBD holiday gift guide, including CBD gift boxes, CBD gift bundles, and the best CBD products of 2020. The only difficulty will be deciding whether to gift them or keep for yourself!

Out Sports Stars Who Are Flying the Queer Flag High

Out Sports Stars Who Are Flying the Queer Flag High

NEWS | Nov 30

There is a real sea of change in the world of sports at the moment, with women breaking through on so many levels across many varied sports. Here's a look at some major LGBTQ sports stars.

Pop Culturing: 5 2021 TV Shows to Check Out

Pop Culturing: 5 2021 TV Shows to Check Out

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 30

A breakdown of five TV shows to check out in the new year.

Awkward Question for Poland: Was Chopin Gay?

Awkward Question for Poland: Was Chopin Gay?

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 30

New scholarship has raised an awkward question for Poland, which is one of the most homophobic nations in the European Union: Was that country's celebrated composer, Frédéric Chopin, gay?

Rita Ora Says Sorry for Lockdown-Breaching Birthday Party

Rita Ora Says Sorry for Lockdown-Breaching Birthday Party

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 30

British singer Rita Ora apologized Monday for breaking lockdown rules by holding a birthday party, saying it was "a serious and inexcusable error of judgment."

Retirement Guide For LGBTQ Americans

Retirement Guide For LGBTQ Americans

FINANCE | By John Schmidt | Nov 30

More than 3 million LGBT Americans are currently over 50, and that number is estimated to more than double over the next decade as Baby Boomers ride in on a rainbow-hued silver wave. And retirement presents many special issues for them.

Watch: Transphobic Attack Targets Laverne Cox, Friend

Watch: Transphobic Attack Targets Laverne Cox, Friend

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 30

A man targeted Laverne Cox and her friend with anti-trans hostility and violence in a Los Angeles park, Cox revealed on social media.

Study: Half of LGBTQ Americans are Religious

Study: Half of LGBTQ Americans are Religious

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 30

A new study looking at faith across America's demographics has found that half of the LGBTQ community are religious.

News

Beware of COVID-19 Scams as Vaccine Approaches FDA Approval

Beware of COVID-19 Scams as Vaccine Approaches FDA Approval

NEWS | By Colleen Long | Nov 30

The coronavirus vaccine inching toward approval in the U.S. is desperately anticipated by weary Americans longing for a path back to normal life. But criminals are waiting, too, ready to use that desperation to their advantage, federal investigators say.

Entertainment

Review: '12 Dates Of Christmas' Mouthwatering, Groundbreaking

Review: '12 Dates Of Christmas' Mouthwatering, Groundbreaking

ENTERTAINMENT | By Noe Kamelamela | Nov 30

Dating reality television takes cute holiday rom-com premises to the next level in "12 Dates of Christmas" as Faith,Chad, and Garrett look for love with other singles in an Austrian castle.

Business

How Pharma Money Colors Operation Warp Speed's Quest to Defeat COVID-19

How Pharma Money Colors Operation Warp Speed's Quest to Defeat COVID-19

BUSINESS | By Rachana Pradhan | Nov 30

Moderna board member Moncef Slaoui is playing a major role in Operation Warp Speed. But with options to buy more than 18,000 shares of the company, is it ethical?

Technology

For Big Tech, Biden Brings a New Era but No Ease in Scrutiny

For Big Tech, Biden Brings a New Era but No Ease in Scrutiny

TECHNOLOGY | By Marcy Gordon | Nov 28

Biden may aim to take a bite out of the dominance of Big Tech and may welcome an opportunity to work with the opposing side to curb the power of a common adversary.

Finance

With No Action by Washington, States Race to Offer Virus Aid

With No Action by Washington, States Race to Offer Virus Aid

FINANCE | By Cedar Attanasio and Julie Carr Smyth | Nov 28

Faulting inaction in Washington, governors and state lawmakers are racing to get pandemic relief to small business owners, the unemployed, renters and others whose livelihoods have been upended.

Cars

GM to Recall 7M Vehicles Globally to Replace Takata Air Bags

GM to Recall 7M Vehicles Globally to Replace Takata Air Bags

CARS | By Tom Krisher | Nov 27

General Motors will recall about 7 million big pickup trucks and SUVs worldwide to replace potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators.

Style

A Fashion-Fabulous Holiday: Our Top Fashion Gifts of the Season

A Fashion-Fabulous Holiday: Our Top Fashion Gifts of the Season

STYLE | By Andrew Villagomez | Nov 30

Plenty of brands are relying on your support this holiday season to stay afloat. So check out the sales, gift a loved one or yourself, and let's all give the year a much-needed makeover.

Health/Fitness

Fauci: US May See 'Surge Upon Surge' of Virus in Weeks Ahead

Fauci: US May See 'Surge Upon Surge' of Virus in Weeks Ahead

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Tamara Lush | Nov 29

The nation's top infectious disease expert said Sunday that the U.S. may see "surge upon a surge" of the coronavirus over the coming weeks, and he does not expect current recommendations around social distancing to be relaxed before Christmas.

Travel

Visiting New York This Holiday Season? Trawick International Offers Travel Protection

Visiting New York This Holiday Season? Trawick International Offers Travel Protection

SPONSORED CONTENT | Nov 30

Trawick International offers trip interruption and travel medical protection plans to travelers that may cover their expenses if they contract COVID-19 while visiting New York.

Nightlife

Can the Gay Adult Film Industry Solve Its Race Problem?

Can the Gay Adult Film Industry Solve Its Race Problem?

NIGHTLIFE | By Naveen Kumar | Nov 24

One former Black porn star says looking back after seven-plus years outside the industry, it's clear it was "a whole toxic environment of white supremacy and racism, completely all the time." Has anything changed?