THE LATEST

Marriage Equality Expected to Boost Florida Economy

NEWS | By Christiana Lilly | Feb 1
Just six days into 2015, the year proved to be a landmark one for the LGBT community -- and good news for Florida's economy.

Hagel's Departure Nears; No Review Ordered of Military's Transgender Ban

NEWS | By Justin Snow | Feb 1
The latest comments from outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on the military's ban on transgender service have spurred renewed calls for Hagel to act on a review of the ban before leaving office.

Selfie Expression :: Studio Gallery Explores Self-Portraiture

ENTERTAINMENT | By Doug Rule | Feb 1
Painters have long created self-portraits to present themselves to the world, but the advent of selfies inspired curator Thomas Drymon to survey the works with fresh eyes.

Distant Memories of South of Market

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sura Wood | Feb 1
"Janet Delaney: South of Market," now on show at the de Young Museum, is a photographic essay that documents the city's brush with redevelopment, gentrification, the wages of progress, and their casualties in the late 1970s and early 1980s.

An Oasis of Civilization

NIGHTLIFE | By Michal Flanagan | Feb 1
It started its life as the Polly Ann Restaurant. When it became the Covered Wagon in 1968 and turned gay, it was still a restaurant, but it evolved into a bar that held private parties for the mysteriously named "Longhorn Club."

Where It All Began :: SF's Imperial Court Celebrates Its Golden Anniversary

ENTERTAINMENT | By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 1
It began as a platform to foster gay pride during a time when homosexuality was still classified as a mental disorder. Over time it grew into a major fundraising vehicle for a vast array of causes.

The "N-word" Lands at Paris Fashion Week

STYLE | By Thomas Adamson | Feb 1
Capping the Paris fashion season with a dose of controversy, French menswear company APC apologized for using a racist slur in a show last week - prompting collaborator, shoe giant Timberland, to sever all ties. That and more from Paris Fashion Week...

How to Make Your Car Buying Experience Stress-Free

CARS | By Mike Halterman | Feb 1
Does comfort matter to you? Speed? The latest bells and whistles? Energy efficiency? A combination of all of these? Make sure you know what you want before you buy.

Gay For Pay Hottie Robert Van Damme in Czech Prison

ENTERTAINMENT | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Feb 1
Muscular porn hottie Robert Van Damme won't be going before the camera any time soon. The allegedly gay for pay superstar's checkered legal history finally landed him behind bars.

Cruising Offers Something for Everyone

TRAVEL | By Fred Palmer | Feb 1
I always tell people that a cruise is like a vacation smorgasbord; it takes you to several different destinations - and often countries - and allows you to taste test each. I highly recommend it.

Ewan McGregor Plays Jesus and The Devil in Sundance Epic

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jan 31
Epic is not usually a term associated with films coming out of the Sundance Film Festival, which makes director Rodrigo Garcia's imagined story of Jesus's journey through the desert even more striking.

Justin Timberlake Shares Baby News On His 34th Birthday

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 31
It's Justin Timberlake's birthday, but it's another birth date that's on his mind - that of his future son or daughter.

Super Bowl the Final Act of the NFL's Worst Season

NEWS | By Eddie Pells | Jan 31
Domestic violence. Questionable discipline. Player safety. Confusing officiating. Deflated footballs. The disturbing headlines that began last February never slowed down for the NFL this season.

Whitney Houston's Daughter Found Unresponsive In Tub

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 31
The daughter of late singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was found unresponsive in a bathtub and taken to an Atlanta-area hospital.

Ala Judges Weighing Whether to Perform Same-Sex Weddings

NEWS | By Jay Reeves | Jan 31
Fred Hamic is a marrying judge: He's performed about 1,000 weddings during seven years as Geneva County's probate judge and considers the ceremonies a highlight of his job.


News

Imagine Dragons' Bassist: Don't Make Seahawks The Hero

By Anthony McCartney | Jan 31
Imagine Dragons bassist Ben McKee has a simple reason he wants the New England Patriots to win the Super Bowl - he doesn't want to see the Seattle Seahawks made into heroes.


Entertainment

Theatre Review :: Motown: The Musical

By Robert Nesti | Jan 31
"Motown: The Musical" is an enjoyable enough jukebox musical, largely because of the songbook it contains and its talented cast.


Business

After 5 Years: Stock Funds Gaining More Believers

By Stan Choe | Jan 30
Last year was the second in a row that investors put more money into U.S. stock funds than they took out. Now that stocks have roughly tripled since hitting a bottom in March 2009, faith is building.


Technology

Secret Cuban Youth Computer Network Defies Wi-Fi Ban

By Michael Weissenstein | Jan 29
Cut off from the Internet, young Cubans have quietly linked thousands of computers into a hidden network that stretches miles across Havana, letting them chat with friends, play games and download hit movies in a mini-replica of the online world.


Finance

Euro Plunges, but European Brands Still Pricy in US

By Scott Mayerowitz, Anne D'Innocenzio | Jan 29
Americans hoping to save on European goods thanks to a falling euro shouldn't rush to uncork that bottle of French Bordeaux. There's very little to celebrate.


Cars

Six Automobile Brands That Target the Gay Community

By Mike Halterman | Jan 31
Recognizing the buying power of the gay community and many car buyers' penchants for buying the top-of-the-line and owning the best there is, auto manufacturers have marketed to us directly.


Health/Fitness

Make the Commitment :: Fitness Guru Dan Saladino Talks

By Joel Martens | Jan 31
He's trained movie stars; now he's talking to you. Dan Saladino discusses lifestyle, working out, staying fit, and what it takes to be healthy, fit and happy - long term.


Travel

Where to Go in 2015: The Photos

Jan 31
From big cities like San Francisco, Cape Town, Houston and Sydney to the adventures that await in Thailand, Scotland and Peru, EDGE offers you a visual feast of where to go in 2015.


Nightlife

Madonna is "Living" for the Remix

By JC Alvarez | Jan 30
After the premature release of demos from her upcoming "Rebel Heart," the Queen of Pop, Madonna has held tight to new music, exclusively unleashing "Love" only to clubland!