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Arlington County Set to Outline Expanded Trans Students' Rights

Arlington County Set to Outline Expanded Trans Students' Rights

NEWS | By Sam Cronin | Jun 25
Arlington County has indicated it will set out more concrete rules surrounding the rights and protections of students based on gender identity.

Watch: At Concert, Lady Gaga Takes a Moment to Talk LGBTQ Pride, Pronouns

Watch: At Concert, Lady Gaga Takes a Moment to Talk LGBTQ Pride, Pronouns

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 25
During SiriusXM show at Harlem's Apollo Theater Monday night, Lady Gaga took a moment to talk about LGBTQ Pride, history and gender pronouns.

Kansas to Allow Trans Residents to Change Birth Certificates

Kansas to Allow Trans Residents to Change Birth Certificates

NEWS | By John Hanna | Jun 25
Kansas will allow transgender people to change their birth certificates so the documents reflect their gender identities under a legal settlement that Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly's young administration and LGBTQ-rights advocates announced Monday.

West Virginia GOP Chairwoman Endorses Anti-LGBTQ Op-ed

West Virginia GOP Chairwoman Endorses Anti-LGBTQ Op-ed

NEWS | Jun 25
The leader of West Virginia's Republican party applauded a state senator's call for intolerance against members of the LGBTQ community.

Police Release More than 1,000 Files from Smollett Probe

Police Release More than 1,000 Files from Smollett Probe

NEWS | By Don Babwin and Sophia Tareen | Jun 25
Chicago police released more than 1,000 files from the investigation into Jussie Smollett's claim he was attacked by two men, including video footage that for the first time shows the actor with a thin, white rope wrapped around his neck.

Special Prosecutor Requested in South Bend Police Shooting

Special Prosecutor Requested in South Bend Police Shooting

NEWS | Jun 25
A special prosecutor was requested to investigate the fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer in a case that has inflamed tensions and roiled the Democratic presidential campaign of Mayor Pete Buttigieg.

Tributes to Michael Jackson Flow on 10th Death Anniversary

Tributes to Michael Jackson Flow on 10th Death Anniversary

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrew Dalton | Jun 25
Michael Jackson's estate paid tribute to his artistry and charity Tuesday as fans make final preparations for gatherings to celebrate his memory on the 10th anniversary of the King of Pop's death.

Trump: Woman Who Accused Him of Sexual Assault Not His Type

Trump: Woman Who Accused Him of Sexual Assault Not His Type

NEWS | Jun 25
President Donald Trump said Monday that a New York-based advice columnist who has accused him of sexually assaulting her in a New York City department store in the mid-1990s is not his "type."

Lithgow, Bening and More Stars Perform Mueller Report

Lithgow, Bening and More Stars Perform Mueller Report

NEWS | By Katie Campione | Jun 25
John Lithgow joined the growing list of actors who have taken on the role of President Donald Trump, portraying the world leader in a live reading of former special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Trump's 2016 campaign.

AP-NORC Poll: Democrats Most Excited By Experience in Office

AP-NORC Poll: Democrats Most Excited By Experience in Office

NEWS | By Nicholas Riccardi and Hannah Fingerhut | Jun 25
The large Democratic presidential field is diverse, but a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs finds Democrats give a collective shrug to gender, race and age as factors they're considering when supporting a candidate.


News

Celebrating 'STONEWALL @ 50': Curators Discuss Philly Exhibit

Celebrating 'STONEWALL @ 50': Curators Discuss Philly Exhibit

PRIDE | By Lewis Whittington | Jun 24
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stonewall, Drexel University presents an exhibit of 60 Philadelphia-based LGBTQ artists in celebration of the event. EDGE spoke to curators Janus Ourma & David Acosta about the event.


Entertainment

 Review :: Dumbo

Review :: Dumbo

MOVIES | By JC Alvarez | Jun 25
The Disney classic gets a complete redux in "Dumbo" on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD, directed by Tim Burton and starring everyone's favorite flying baby elephant!


Business

What's in Your 'Best Interest'?

What's in Your 'Best Interest'?

FINANCE | By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Jun 25
The SEC recently passed new regulations it says will ensure that brokers act in their clients' "best interest." But what does that mean for you?


Technology

SpaceX Launches Hefty Rocket with 24 Satellites

SpaceX Launches Hefty Rocket with 24 Satellites

SCIENCE | By Marcia Dunn | Jun 25
SpaceX launched its heftiest rocket with 24 research satellites Tuesday, a middle-of-the-night rideshare featuring a deep space atomic clock, solar sail, a clean and green rocket fuel testbed, and even human ashes.


Finance

Car Payment Trouble? How to Turn It Around

Car Payment Trouble? How to Turn It Around

AUTO NEWS | By Sean Pyles | Jun 21
Your monthly car payment is not only a ticket to freedom, letting you enjoy summer road trips, but also a lifeline that gets the kids to school and you to work. But if it consumes too much of your budget, that ticket can lead to financial trouble.


Cars

Nissan Governance Steps, Board Win Shareholders' Approval

Nissan Governance Steps, Board Win Shareholders' Approval

AUTO NEWS | By Yrui Kageyama | Jun 25
Scandal-battered Nissan won its shareholders' approval Tuesday for a new system of committees to oversee governance and for keeping Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa on its board.


Style

Watch: Tan France Gives John Mulaney a "F**kable" Makeover

Watch: Tan France Gives John Mulaney a "F**kable" Makeover

CELEBRITIES | By Sam Cronin | Jun 24
Watch Tan France from "Queer Eye" give John Mulaney a makeover attempting to make him more "fuckable."


Health/Fitness

Surgeons' Opioid-Prescribing Habits Are Hard To Kick

Surgeons' Opioid-Prescribing Habits Are Hard To Kick

HEALTH | By Julie Appleby, Elizabeth Lucas | Jun 24
As opioid addiction and deadly overdoses escalated into an epidemic across the U.S., thousands of surgeons continued to hand out far more pills than needed for postoperative pain relief.


Nightlife

Chicago PrideFest  :: June 22-23, 2019

Chicago PrideFest :: June 22-23, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 24
PrideFest took over Boystown in Chicago for two days on June 22nd and 23rd, leading up to the Pride parade the following weekend. Vendor booths, live music and unpredictable weather were all part of the rainbow of fun.