THE LATEST

U.S. Supreme Court Refuses to Block Same-Sex Marriages in Florida

NEWS | Dec 19
Same-sex weddings may soon begin in Florida after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to block them.

ACLU Drops Wisconsin Gay Marriage Lawsuit

By Jason St. | Dec 19
Attorneys who filed a lawsuit seeking legal recognition of hundreds of same-sex marriages performed in June in Wisconsin have dropped their lawsuit after the state said the marriages would be recognized.

Bi Montana Teen's Home Vandalized With Gay Slur

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 19
A teen from Montana, who identifies as bisexual, said that someone spray painted a gay slur on the door of his home last Thursday.

Obama Says North Korea Hacked Sony, Vows Response

NEWS | By Eric Tucker, Ted Bridis | Dec 19
President Barack Obama declared Friday that Sony "made a mistake" in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader, and he pledged the U.S. would respond.

North Korea Denies Connection with Sony Hacking

NEWS | By Cara Anna | Dec 19
North Korea on Friday denied the FBI's accusation that it was behind a devastating hacking attack on Sony but it said the now-shelved film "The Interview" mocked the impoverished but nuclear-armed country.

Six Cool Gadgets for the Home

TECHNOLOGY | By Mike Halterman | Dec 19
HDMI is the standard and transparent TVs are the future. What other cool items are out there for today's top-of-the-line homeowner? I researched six cool products that you should have in your house.

Zeitgeisting TV: 'American Horror Story: Freak Show'; Ep. 10 'Orphans'

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Dec 19
The latest entry in a new feature where two editors recap the fifth installment of "American Horror Story," this season called "Freak Show."

Beijing Court Orders 'Ex-Gay' Shock Therapy Clinic to Compensate Victim

NEWS | Dec 19
A Chinese psychological clinic was ordered Friday to pay compensation to a gay man who sued it for administering electric shocks intended to make him heterosexual

How to Make Your Holiday Party Stand Out

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mike Halterman | Dec 19
How can you make sure your party will stand out from the rest? I'm here to give you a few tips to accomplish just that.

Egypt's Gays Go Deeper Underground, Fearing Crackdown

NEWS | By Maggie Michael | Dec 19
Egyptian homosexuals have been driven deeper underground, fearing not only arrest but also the public scare-mongering against the community drummed up in the media.


News

FBI Blames North Korea for Sony Hack

INTERNATIONAL | By Eric Tucker | Dec 19
The Obama administration on Friday formally accused the North Korean government of being responsible for the devastating hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment.


Entertainment

'Serial' Podcast Airs Season 1 Finale

CULTURE | Dec 19
"Serial," the wildly popular podcast averaging more than a million downloads an episode, has posted the finale to its first season.


Business

Gift Guide: Home Products Come with Connectivity

CORPORATE | By Anick Jesdanun | Dec 19
Do you really need an app to tell you to brush and floss? It seems every household appliance is getting some smarts these days, meaning some connection to a phone app and the broader Internet. But then what?


Technology

Skype to Offer Translations

PERSONAL TECH | Dec 18
Skype is getting a translator. For the first time, people who speak different languages will have their conversations translated in real time through the online-calling service. CNET's Bridget Carey joins CBSN with the details.


Finance

3 Tips to Help Use Remaining Health Account Funds

INSURANCE | By Tom Murphy | Dec 18
Sunscreen may not top many shopping lists this time of year, but stocking up now can keep you from wasting money. December is the final month for many people with employer-sponsored health coverage to spend the remaining balance.


Cars

Senate Approves New Auto Safety Chief

AUTO NEWS | By Joan Lowy | Dec 18
The Senate confirmed a new administrator to lead the government's auto safety agency, which faces complaints that regulators bungled two high-profile recalls involving faulty ignition switches and exploding air bags.


Style

Gynandrism: Fashions That Redefine Luxury & Sensuality

FASHION | Dec 19
As a final flourish to our 10-year anniversary, EDGE presents a luxurious exploration of fashion and sensuality. We encourage you to discover new aspects of your own personal style in 2015. And remember - always live a bit on the EDGE.


Health/Fitness

Study: Shared Parenting After Separation Benefits Children

HEALTH | By EDGE | Dec 18
After decades of child development research, this year, three different groups of experts reached the same sweeping conclusion: shared parenting after parental separation or divorce has substantial positive effects on the development of children.


Travel

Fort Lauderdale Rolls Out Red Carpet for Transgender Travelers

By Kelsy Chauvin | Dec 19
The first city to make a splash in the transgender tourism market may surprise you-and Fort Lauderdale wouldn't have it any other way.


Nightlife

SpeakEasy Offering $25 Tickets Until Midnight

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Dec 18
The Speakeasy Stage company is having a One Day Sale, Thursday December 18 with select seats available for only $25. Audience members can save big on tickets to the remaining shows in their 2014-2015 Season, from now until midnight.