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Greg Louganis Talks of Caitlyn Jenner and Coming Out in Sports

NEWS | Jul 31
Greg Louganis said he was unaware of fellow Olympian Bruce Jenner's gender identity struggle when their paths crossed at the Summer 1976 Games and in later years.

Gay Man Plans to Sue NYPD for Using Homophobic Slurs While Beating Him

NEWS | By EDGE | Jul 31
A Staten Island man who was roughed up by police whom he alleges used homophobic slurs while following up on a noise complaint is planning to sue in federal court for civil rights violations.

Alexander Wang Leaves Balenciaga

STYLE | By Maggy Donaldson | Jul 31
Designer Alexander Wang will leave the helm of Balenciaga after three years as creative director, the Paris fashion house confirmed Friday.

Naked Sex Date with a Hedge Lands Octogenarian in Trouble with Authorities

NEWS | By EDGE | Jul 31
Just try to un-see this image.

Get 'Wet' on July 31 for National Orgasm Day

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 31
Today is National Orgasm Day, and the folks at Wet are happy to share their tips for celebrating the big "O." Licensed psychotherapist Mary Jo Rapini shares her ideas on how to make your love life and orgasms better.

Stallone Memorabilia Goes on the Auction Block

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sandy Cohen | Jul 31
Sylvester Stallone is parting with memorabilia from the "Rocky" and "Rambo" movies, but he's keeping the two characters alive onscreen.

Trans Bodybuilder 'Hesitant' About Competing as a Woman

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 31
World champion bodybuilder Jane Marie Kroczaleski came out as a transgender woman this week but spoke with TMZ Sports Thursday and said she is still deciding whether or not she'll continue to compete as a man or a woman.

Paula Poundstone Plays Jonathan's Ogunquit in Maine

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Jul 31
Jonathan's Restaurant in Ogunquit, ME welcomes comedian Paula Poundstone on Saturday, August 1.

Reports: Leslie Jordan Threw Coffee in Man's Face Over Gay Slur

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 31
Leslie Jordan found himself in the middle of a brouhaha Wednesday morning at a Starbucks in West Hollywood, where he reportedly threw cold coffee at man who allegedly used a gay slur.

Popular Instagram Gay Couple Break Up

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 31
Caleb Anthony and Kordale Lewis, who have been dubbed Instagram's hottest gay couple, have ended their relationship.


News

Zimbabwe: American Lion Killer's Extradition Being Sought

By Farai Mutsaka | Jul 31
Zimbabwe intends to seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and shot with a bow and a gun, and the process has already begun, a Cabinet minister said Friday.


Business

Indiana Convention's CEO Calls for Broader LGBT Protections

By Brian Slodysko | Jul 31
The CEO of a large gamers' convention that threatened to leave Indiana earlier this year over a religious objections law said organizers are "shopping the show" to other cities and could relocate if lawmakers don't expand protections for gays.


Finance

Can US Housing Industry's Comeback Endure? The Outlook Dims

By Josh Boak | Jul 31
The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it?


Cars

US Agency Denies Request for Fiat Chrysler Investigation

By Tom Krisher | Jul 30
U.S. auto safety regulators have rejected a request from an advocacy group to investigate power system failures in almost 5 million Fiat Chrysler vehicles that potentially could cause stalling and other problems.


Style

Cocktail Culture: The Sazerac's New Orleans Roots

By Kristen Siebecker | Jul 31
A cocktail's appeal can sometimes have more to do with its origin than its ingredients. The Sazerac is no exception, but one part of its history is clear: this simple, strong cocktail was born in New Orleans.


Travel

New Orleans: Gay Old Times and New Ones Too

By Kelsy Chauvin | Jul 31
What's different about New Orleans a decade since Katrina is a newfound infatuation from those who survived the storm and those who were drawn there in the aftermath. If America is a melting pot, then New Orleans is a big pot of tasty gumbo.


Nightlife

Amanda Lepore Releases "I...Amanda Lepore: Make Over Sessions"

By EDGE | Jul 30
The world's mega-famous transsexual returns to the dance floor with "I...Amanda Lepore: Make Over Sessions," her long-awaited double-disc album of remixes and re-edits of classics from her acclaimed debut.