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The Commandments, Restored

ENTERTAINMENT | By Pier Angelo | Apr 26
"Christian" was once shorthand "trying to be a good person." Could it be again? This list of holy laws, taken right from the Bible and presented with learned commentary, is a place to start...

Gay Rodeo :: It's 'Hot' in Palm Springs!

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Jones | Apr 26
Palm Springs is an LGBT Mecca, known for mid-century style and Hollywood glamour. Yet, from Friday, May 1 through Sunday, May 3, the Palm Springs Hot Rodeo and Country Fair is all about highlighting the city's Western flair.

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 7 - Interview With Jaidynn Diore Fierce

ENTERTAINMENT | By Scott Holland | Apr 26
In week eight of "RuPaul's Drag Race," Jaidynn sashayed off the show and into her post-"RuPaul" career... starting right here, with this exclusive interview!

Bill Aims to Protect Trans Foster Youth

NEWS | Apr 26
A state bill that would ensure transgender foster youth are placed in welcoming and affirming homes passed out of its first legislative committee this week.

Status of LGBT Student Groups May Face Court Fight

NEWS | By John Riley | Apr 26
This week signified a victory for CUAllies, the unofficial LGBT campus group at The Catholic University of America. Whether the group has won the war, or merely one skirmish, has yet to be determined.

Bay Area Getaways

TRAVEL | By Sean Timberlake | Apr 26
Perhaps the best thing about living in the Bay Area is that we are graced with abundant natural beauty right at our fingertips. Even in the hearts of our cities, there exist parks that can transport you to a world apart.

SunFest: Florida's Biggest Music Festival

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mike Halterman | Apr 26
For the 34th annual SunFest, over 175,000 people are expected to pack West Palm Beach's Arts and Entertainment District to see their favorite bands perform.

Artist Bill Chisholm Moves Outside His Comfort Zone

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Apr 25
Bill Chisholm is a Somerville artist EDGE has profiled in the past; we caught up with him again for a conversation about where he's taking his work, his current show in Rhode Island & hitting 50.

Honey Boo Boo's Mom Comes Out As Bisexual

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 25
Gird your loins, ladies! Honey Boo Boo's mom June Thompson has just come out as bisexual.

Same-Sex Marriage Pioneer Among Lawyers for High Court Cases

NEWS | By Mark Sherman | Apr 25
Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage.

Kris Humphries, Kim Kardashian's Ex, Slammed for Tweet After Jenner Interview

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 25
Kim Kardashian's ex-husband, basketball player Kris Humphries, is making headlines Saturday for a tweet me made after the "20/20" Bruce Jenner interview aired, where the Olympic champion came out as transgender to Diane Sawyer.

Bruce Jenner Comes Out as Transgender, Says 'I Am a Woman'

NEWS | By David Bauder | Apr 25
Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner says that "for all intents and purposes, I am a woman."

US New-Home Sales Collapse in March

BUSINESS | Apr 25
Sales of new U.S. homes plummeted in March, as the spring buying season opened with sharp declines in the Northeast and South. The Commerce Department said that new-home sales fell 11.4 percent last month.

100-Carat Girl's Best Friend Goes for $22M

STYLE | Apr 25
A "perfect" 100-carat diamond in a classic emerald cut sold for just over $22 million at auction on Tuesday.

Congress Seeks to Overturn D.C. Reproductive Rights Bill

By John Riley | Apr 25
At a markup hearing of the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (OGR) on Tuesday, conservatives moved forward with a resolution of disapproval aimed at overturning the Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Act (RHNDA).

Anti-Trans Ballot Measure Introduced in CA

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Apr 25
A California group long opposed to LGBT rights has introduced a ballot measure that would legislate which public restrooms transgender people could use.


News

Man Charged with Murder in Death of Gay Former Journalist

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 25
A man has been charged with murder in the April 15 death of a gay former Bay Area Reporter freelance writer who had covered marriage equality and other issues before opening a moped shop in Sacramento.


Entertainment

Inside Amy Schumer's Moment

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 25
It's comedian and actress Amy Schumer's time to shine with the new season of her critically acclaimed Comedy Central show, "Inside Amy Schumer."


Business

Shanghai Auto Show Bans Scantly Clad Female Models

Apr 24
The Shanghai Auto Show banned female models. The show's decision comes as China's government under President Xi Jinping increases efforts to crack down on prostitution, online pornography and what it considers racy or improper programming on TV.


Technology

New Genetic Test Helps Gauge Breast, Ovarian Cancer Risk

Apr 24
A California startup is offering a cheaper and easier way to determine a woman's risk of getting the diseases. Dr. Holly Phillips joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the potentially life-saving genetic test that is now on the market.


Cars

Global, Chinese Automakers Debut New Car Models

Apr 23
Ford showed off its new Taurus and Nissan unveiled a midsize sedan designed for China at a Shanghai Auto Show that highlighted the commercial resurgence of lower-priced Chinese auto brands.


Style

Kentucky Investigators Bust Big Bourbon Burglary

Apr 24
Dozens of barrels and bottles of stolen, rare Kentucky bourbon have been recovered. Investigators say they've busted the alleged crime ring behind the notorious 2013 top-shelf liquor heist. Some bottles are worth over $8000.


Health/Fitness

Dr. Oz Mounts Spirited Defense Against Critical Letter

Apr 24
Dr. Mehmet Oz says last week's attack by 10 doctors who accused him of promoting "quack treatments" on his TV show was spurred by his vocal support for labeling genetically modified foods - a stance he says some if not all of those accusers oppose.


Travel

Into the Wild: A Women's Adventure in Baja, Mexico

By Jill Gleeson | Apr 24
We sent a writer on a women-only adventure to Baja, Mexico with Wild Women Expeditions. From pitching tents and kayaking to lazy nights under the star-soaked sky, this is what she discovered.


Nightlife

Great Seats Still Available for 'Jesus Christ Superstar'

By EDGE | Apr 24
Fiddlehead Theatre Company, the Resident production entity of the historic Strand Theatre, still has great seats available for "Jesus Christ Superstar," opening tomorrow, Friday April 24 at 8 P.M.