Gay Atlanta: The Latest

Talking with Paige Davis :: Making Magic with Mame

Talking with Paige Davis :: Making Magic with Mame

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | May 24
Emmy-nominated host & best-selling author Paige Davis returns to her first love, the stage, in June at the North Shore Music Theatre in a new production of "Mame." EDGE spoke to Davis recently about playing the gay icon & what the character means for her.

HRC Calls for Investigation of CA Candidate's Restroom Trans Harassment

HRC Calls for Investigation of CA Candidate's Restroom Trans Harassment

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 24
The Human Right Campaign has sent a letter requesting the attorney general of California to look into an incident which a GOP congressional candidate posted video that seems to show her haranguing a trans person for using the women's room.

Morgan Freeman Apologizes in Wake of Harassment Accusations

Morgan Freeman Apologizes in Wake of Harassment Accusations

NEWS | May 24
Morgan Freeman is apologizing to anyone who may have felt "uncomfortable or disrespected" by his behavior.

Michelle Obama Unveils Cover for Upcoming Memoir

Michelle Obama Unveils Cover for Upcoming Memoir

NEWS | May 24
Michelle Obama has a picture to share.

Paltrow: Brad Pitt Threatened Harvey Weinstein

Paltrow: Brad Pitt Threatened Harvey Weinstein

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
Gwyneth Paltrow says ex-boyfriend Brad Pitt threatened producer Harvey Weinstein after an alleged incident of sexual misconduct.

'Arrested Development' Co-Stars Apologize to Jessica Walter

'Arrested Development' Co-Stars Apologize to Jessica Walter

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
Jason Bateman and Tony Hale are apologizing for comments they made in defense of their "Arrested Development" co-star Jeffrey Tambor, who has been accused of harassment on the show's set.

NFL Sparks New Questions Over Anthem; Trump Lauds League

NFL Sparks New Questions Over Anthem; Trump Lauds League

NEWS | By Paul Newberry | May 24
With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL just wanted to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem.

Watch: 'Queer Eye' Season 2 Gets Premiere Date on Netflix

Watch: 'Queer Eye' Season 2 Gets Premiere Date on Netflix

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
The second season of Netflix's rebooted "Queer Eye" will be here sooner than you think.

In New Interview, Singer Troye Sivan Explains Why He Doesn't Want to be a Gay Icon

In New Interview, Singer Troye Sivan Explains Why He Doesn't Want to be a Gay Icon

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
Out singer Troye Sivan opens up about coming out and explains why he doesn't want to be a gay icon.

Out Screenwriter Mike White to Compete on 'Survivor' this Fall

Out Screenwriter Mike White to Compete on 'Survivor' this Fall

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
Out screenwriter and the creator of the cult HBO series "Enlightened" Mike White will be one of the castaways competing on the upcoming season of "Survivor."


News

Creating Hope for Youth in Isolated Region

Creating Hope for Youth in Isolated Region

POLITICS | May 24
In Azerbaijani separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, the ruins of buildings destroyed in a six-year separatist war are a stark reminder of a bloody past. The war ended in 1994 with a cease-fire yet a lasting peace deal was never signed.


Entertainment

Ian McKellen: 'People Are the Same the World Over'

Ian McKellen: 'People Are the Same the World Over'

CELEBRITIES | May 24
Legendary actor Ian McKellen, whose life and career are examined in new documentary "McKellen: Playing the Part," talks about how social media has allowed him to connect with fans worldwide.


Business

Ethics Complaint Made Over 2017 Reporter Attack

Ethics Complaint Made Over 2017 Reporter Attack

LEGAL | By Matt Volz | May 24
The head of the Montana Democratic Party on Thursday asked for a congressional ethics investigation into whether Republican U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte lied to the police and the public when he assaulted a reporter last year.


Technology

France's Macron Takes on Facebook's Zuckerberg in Tech Push

France's Macron Takes on Facebook's Zuckerberg in Tech Push

PERSONAL TECH | By Angela Charlton and Sylvie Corbet | May 24
French President Emmanuel Macron took on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other internet giants Wednesday at a Paris meeting to discuss personal data protection.


Cars

Consumer Reports Raises Concerns Over Tesla Model 3 Braking

Consumer Reports Raises Concerns Over Tesla Model 3 Braking

AUTO NEWS | May 22
Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports.


Style

Be Mine: Maker of Candy Hearts, Necco Wafers Sold at Auction

Be Mine: Maker of Candy Hearts, Necco Wafers Sold at Auction

NATIONAL | By William J. Kole | May 24
The bankrupt 171-year-old candy maker known for its chalky Necco Wafers and those little inscribed hearts that are everywhere on Valentine's Day got a sweet message from a rival Wednesday: BE MINE.


Health/Fitness

South Sudan's Quiet Victims of War: With HIV, Without Help

South Sudan's Quiet Victims of War: With HIV, Without Help

INTERNATIONAL | By Sam Mednick | May 24
Tracing his fingers over his bald head, the 11-year-old boy shifts uncomfortably in his chair. "I'm scared," James Seferino says. "All I know is that if I don't take my pills I'll die."


Nightlife

Harvey Milk's 88th Birthday Celebration :: May 22, 2018

Harvey Milk's 88th Birthday Celebration :: May 22, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 23
The Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club held a birthday party to celebrate Harvey Milk's 88th Birthday, with guest speaker Steward Milk and the unveiling of a Harvey Milk mural by Ozz Montania featuring the limited edition Stoli Vodka Harvey Milk Bottle.