THE LATEST

The Fifth Annual Transgender Symposium :: HIV and the Trans Community

NEWS | By Sean McShee | Jul 3
Fort Lauderdale hosted the Fifth Annual Transgender Medical Symposium from May 14 to May 15, 2015. This three-part series recaps some of the major issues the symposium addressed.

ManCrunch Raises The Stakes In Gay Dating Apps

NEWS | By John McDonald | Jul 3
ManCrunch claims phishing will not happen on its new platform, touting the app's ability to curb profile "surprises" while connecting users to the global market.

Keep Pets Safe Over July 4

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sue Manning | Jul 3
More pets go missing over the Fourth of July weekend than any other time of year, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Many seasoned animal lovers know to keep their dogs inside, but many pets are still running away.

California Slips Back to No. 8 Economy in World

BUSINESS | Jul 3
Less than a month after edging out Brazil, California has slipped back to its ranking as the eighth-largest economy in the world based off an update of global economic data released.

Medicare Proposes Coverage Change on Short Hospital Stays

BUSINESS | By Richardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jul 3
Medicare proposed to ease a coverage policy on short hospital stays that has been criticized because it can result in higher costs for seniors.

Robot Kills Man at Volkswagen Plant

BUSINESS | Jul 3
A robot has killed a contractor at one of Volkswagen's production plants in Germany, the automaker said.

Top Selling Cars and Trucks in the US in June

BUSINESS | Jul 3
Automakers released June U.S. sales figures Wednesday. These are the top sellers, the number sold and the percent change from June 2014.

A Tour of Toronto Style-Makers

STYLE | By David Perry | Jul 3
If you think Canada merely summons the image of bushy-bearded lumbersexuals hewing cords of wood, flannels flying, think again. Toronto's style-makers will prove you wrong.

Travel Smart: 4 Tips for Cyber Security on the Road

TECHNOLOGY | By EDGE | Jul 3
Whether you're taking a personal holiday or a business trip, make sure your cyber security best practices are coming along for the ride.

Toya Delazy Leaks 'Ascension' Album for Free Listen

NEWS | By EDGE | Jul 3
South African pop sensation, Toya Delazy, gives a sneak peek of her latest album "Ascension."


News

New Study Shows Social Networks Prevent Stigma for LGBT Youth

By EDGE | Jul 3
A new study from the Family Acceptance Project shows that the role of family, peers and community support make a difference in overall adjustment and well-being.


Entertainment

Television Show Review :: Growing Up Trans

Jul 3
This sure-to-be-controversial "Frontline" episode explores the transgender phenomenon as younger people than ever (and their parents) now experience it: A frontier of possibilities and unknowns.


Business

Backers of Bush Nonprofit Include Banks, Schools, Lottery

By Ronnie Greene, Steve Peoples | Jul 2
Big-time donors to a nonprofit educational group founded by Jeb Bush, disclosed for the first time, highlight the intersection between Bush's roles in the worlds of business, policy and politics years before he began running for president.


Technology

Rainbow Facebook Photos: Armchair Activism or Shifting Tide?

By Barbara Ortutay | Jul 2
Call it armchair activism. Call it a mark of a shifting tide in public opinion. The rainbows are the latest sign of the important place social media has taken in our lives, when it comes to self-expression, politics and privacy.


Cars

IndyCar CEO: Rules Package was Off for Fontana Race

By Jenna Fryer | Jul 2
The CEO of IndyCar said that the series went too far with the rules package for last weekend's race at California, where many drivers sharply criticized what they said was dangerous pack racing.


Health/Fitness

Watch Glitter Shooting Penis in Safe-Sex PSA That's Causing a Stir in Norway

By EDGE | Jul 2
A giant glitter-ejaculating penis that is being used as part of a public service announcement to promote safe-sex is causing a stir in Norway where the PSA is being broadcast.


Nightlife

Statement From Fire Island Invasion Organizer: The Show Will Go On

By EDGE | Jul 2
According to event organizer Panzi, the 40th annual "Invasion of the Pines" will go on as scheduled - no thanks to Ian Reisner. PJ McAteer notes that as always, for all in drag, the drinks will be on the house.