Gay Charlotte: The Latest

Out! Raleigh Ends Early Due to Weather Damage
Charlotte, NC

Out! Raleigh Ends Early Due to Weather Damage

NEWS | By Maria Dominguez | May 23
After nine months of preparation, the seventh annual Out! Raleigh festival faced an unfortunate closure due to extreme weather. High-speed winds in the early afternoon of May 6 blew down vendors' tents and threatened injury to attendees.

Never Too Late: Eleanor Coppola on her Directorial Debut at 80

Never Too Late: Eleanor Coppola on her Directorial Debut at 80

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | May 25
For years, Eleanor Coppola was the woman behind superstar director Francis Ford Coppola. Now at 80, Coppola makes her narrative film debut with "Paris Can Wait," the romantic road trip movie starring Diane Lane. EDGE spoke to Coppola about the film.

As Clinton Emerges From the Woods, What Will Her Role Be?

As Clinton Emerges From the Woods, What Will Her Role Be?

NEWS | By Joyce Noveck | May 25
Forty-eight years after she gave her first commencement address at Wellesley College, Hillary Clinton returns on Friday to offer another - and once again, she's at a crossroads in her life.

Appeals Court Deals Blow to Trump Administration Travel Ban

Appeals Court Deals Blow to Trump Administration Travel Ban

NEWS | By Jessica Gresko | May 25
A federal appeals court dealt another blow to President Donald Trump's revised travel ban targeting six Muslim-majority countries on Thursday, siding with groups that say the policy illegally targets Muslims.

President Trump's FY 2018 Budget Cuts Essential HIV/AIDS, STD Programs

President Trump's FY 2018 Budget Cuts Essential HIV/AIDS, STD Programs

NEWS | May 25
AIDS Service Organizations join together to oppose the draconian cuts proposed by the Administration including many programs that are essential for the treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS and STDs.

Watch: Trump Shoves NATO Leader Out of His Way for Photo Op

Watch: Trump Shoves NATO Leader Out of His Way for Photo Op

NEWS | May 25
Watch how Trump charmed our allies in Europe today.

British Social Media Celebrity Among Dead from Concert Blast

British Social Media Celebrity Among Dead from Concert Blast

NEWS | By Mike Corder | May 25
It was not just family and friends mourning Martyn Hett this week. Even Mariah Carey was shocked by his death in the Ariana Grande concert bombing.

Ariana Grande's Manager: 'Fear Cannot Rule the Day'

Ariana Grande's Manager: 'Fear Cannot Rule the Day'

NEWS | May 25
Ariana Grande's manager says he plans to honor those killed during the bombing of her concert with "love and joy and life."

Levi's Announces 4th Annual Pride Collection

Levi's Announces 4th Annual Pride Collection

STYLE | May 25
Today Levi's launches the fourth installment of its limited edition Pride 2017 collection, featuring the theme "Fight Stigma."

AAHIVM Says AHCA Shows 'Flagrant Disregard' for Millions of Nation's Most Vulnerable

AAHIVM Says AHCA Shows 'Flagrant Disregard' for Millions of Nation's Most Vulnerable

NEWS | May 25
The American Academy of HIV Medicine pointed to the Congressional Budget Office's score of the revised American Health Care Act as proof it will deny access to coverage for millions, including many of the 1.2 million people living with HIV.

Chinese Tech Company to Buy Grindr in Full

Chinese Tech Company to Buy Grindr in Full

NEWS | May 25
A Chinese technology company that previously took stake in the gay dating app Grindr announced it will buy the social media service in full.


News

New England Patriots to Sponsor Gay Bowl Tournament for Fall

New England Patriots to Sponsor Gay Bowl Tournament for Fall

SPORTS | May 25
The New England Patriots are making history again. The championship team signed on to sponsor Gay Bowl XVII, making them the first NFL team to sponsor the national championship tournament for LGBT flag football teams.


Entertainment

Star-Studded Lineup for Provincetown Art House Summer Season
Charlotte, NC

Star-Studded Lineup for Provincetown Art House Summer Season

Provincetown's Art House announces an exciting summer season with all the big names including Megan Hilty, Bianca Del Rio, Sutton Foster, Laura Benanti and more.

 Review :: Groundhog Day - Original Broadway Cast

Review :: Groundhog Day - Original Broadway Cast

MUSIC | By Steven Bergman | May 25
After the first four tracks, the remaining tunes are a rag-tag collection of "this-is-how-I-feel" moments without any overarching purpose.


Business

AP FACT CHECK: Budget Chief Slams Obama Growth Forecast

AP FACT CHECK: Budget Chief Slams Obama Growth Forecast

LEGAL | By Josh Boak | May 25
Trump budget director Mick Mulvaney, defending an administration that promises more economic growth than many think it can deliver, said Tuesday it's the Obama administration that went overboard in its forecasts for growth.


Technology

Space Archaeology

Space Archaeology

SCIENCE | May 25
Archaeologist Sarah Parcak uses satellite photos to locate ancient sites and she's finding them - thousands. Bill Whitaker reports on the game-changing method.


Finance

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

HOME | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | May 24
What exactly is cohousing? It's a community-focused living arrangement, where residents share space, chores and fellowship. The idea started in Denmark in the 1960s and has spread across Europe and the U.S.


Cars

Paint Job: BMW's Art on Wheels

Paint Job: BMW's Art on Wheels

AUTO NEWS | May 25
In 1975 Herve Poulain, a racing enthusiast and art lover, persuaded artist Alexander Calder to paint German automaker BMW's entry at Le Mans. The idea took off.


Health/Fitness

Trumpcare Bill: 23 Million More Uninsured; Sick Risk Higher Costs

Trumpcare Bill: 23 Million More Uninsured; Sick Risk Higher Costs

NATIONAL | By Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | May 25
Congress' official budget analyst is projecting that the House Republican health care bill would produce 23 million more uninsured people and costly, perhaps unaffordable coverage for the seriously ill.


Nightlife

FHB To Perform Orlando's Annual GayDays® Celebration

FHB To Perform Orlando's Annual GayDays® Celebration

PARTIES | May 25
The Los Angeles based Pop/R&B act, FHB, are set to perform at Orlando's annual GayDays® celebration. The GayDays® LGBTQ annual event kicks off in Orlando on May 30th.