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National LGBT Task Force Speaks Out in Defense of Planned Parenthood

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 4
The National Lesbian and Gay Task Force is speaking out in defense of Planned Parenthood to remind the LGBTQ population why the reproductive health organization is necessary.

amfAR Awards $6M in Grants to Eradicate HIV

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 4
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, announced that three research teams have been awarded $2 million each to pursue a range of strategies aimed at curing HIV.

PopUps: Lee Daniels Faces 2 Curious Lawsuits Over 'Empire'

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Aug 4
A woman is suing the creators of the Fox breakout drama "Empire," claiming show runner Lee Daniels stole her life story.

National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum Applauds LGBT Legislation

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 4
The National Asian Pacific American Women applauded lawmakers introduction of the Equality Act, federal legislation that would extend LGBT Americans the same level of protection from discrimination guaranteed to other groups.

Would You Wear This? Duggars Go Into the T-Shirt Business

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Aug 4
Following a media backlash stemming from a money beg for their YouTube channel, the millionaire Duggar family has now entered the apparel business to raise money to keep them in the media by producing "quality content" for their fans.

'Real Housewives' Star Kim Richards Accused of Shoplifting

NEWS | Aug 4
"Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" cast member Kim Richards is out on bail after she was arrested on suspicion of shoplifting in Los Angeles.

Terry Bean Sex Trial Set, Alleged Victim Not Found

NEWS | Aug 4
A prosecutor says the sexual abuse trial against Oregon gay rights activist Terry Bean won't happen unless the alleged 17-year-old victim is found and subpoenaed.

Hate Group Backs Kentucky County Clerk That Opposes LGBT Marriage

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 4
Kim Davis, the Kentucky County Clerk who made headlines by refusing to issue a marriage license to a gay couple, is getting some backing from a well-known hate group.

ISIS Accuses Another Man of Being Gay, Throws Him Off Building

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 4
Islamic State militants have killed another man accused of being gay by throwing him off the top of a building in northern Iraq.

'We're Closing': American Foundation for Equal Rights to Shut Doors

NEWS | By EDGE | Aug 4
The American Foundation for Equal Rights (AFER) announced Monday it's closing its doors. The decision to close up shop follows the United States Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell v Hodges.


News

Bill to Take Alabama Out of the Marriage Business Advances in Senate

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Aug 4
A state Senate committee has approved a bill to take Alabama probate judges out of the wedding license business following the U.S Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage.


Business

India Orders Telecoms to Block Porn Sites

LEGAL | By Muneeza Naqvi | Aug 4
India has ordered Internet service providers to block access to more than 850 adult websites in what the government has described as a way to protect social decency.


Finance

Owners Turning to Auctions to Sell High-End Properties

REAL ESTATE | By John Marshall | Aug 3
Once considered a last resort to dump a property that was distressed or couldn't sell, auctions have become a viable marketing option for selling luxury homes.


Cars

Congress Passes 3-Month Highway, Transit Aid Patch

AUTO NEWS | By Joan Lowy | Aug 3
Congress sent President Barack Obama a three-month bill to keep highway and transit money flowing to states, one day before the deadline for a cutoff of funds.


Style

Roving Rabbis Spread Across Montana on Kosher Mission

FOOD/DRINK | By Matt Volz | Aug 4
Two young Orthodox rabbis have traded their studies in Brooklyn for the back roads of Montana, where they are teaching the far-flung faithful how to keep kosher in Big Sky Country.


Travel

Delta Air Lines: No Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh, My!

Aug 3
Delta, the only United States airline that offers direct flights to South Africa, has just put up a big roadblock for American hunters hoping to bring home animal trophies.


Nightlife

Amanda Lepore Releases "I...Amanda Lepore: Make Over Sessions"

MUSIC | By EDGE | Jul 30
The world's mega-famous transsexual returns to the dance floor with "I...Amanda Lepore: Make Over Sessions," her long-awaited double-disc album of remixes and re-edits of classics from her acclaimed debut.