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Coming-of-Age, Darkly: Director Eliza Hittman Talks 'Beach Rats'

Coming-of-Age, Darkly: Director Eliza Hittman Talks 'Beach Rats'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sean Au | Aug 23
One of the most anticipated LGBTQ films of the year is "Beach Rats," Eliza Hittman's story of a 19-year old's struggles with his sexuality. EDGE spoke to Hittman about her film, which began its national rollout this week.

Gloria Estefan to be Honored in Miami at Annual National LGBTQ Task Force Gala

Gloria Estefan to be Honored in Miami at Annual National LGBTQ Task Force Gala

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 23
International superstar Gloria Estefan will be honored at the 2017 National LGBTQ Task Force Gala - Miami. The annual fundraising event will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 7, at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach.

Former CIA Agent Wants to Buy Twitter to Kick Trump Off

Former CIA Agent Wants to Buy Twitter to Kick Trump Off

NEWS | Aug 23
Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking to crowdfund enough money to buy Twitter so President Donald Trump can't use it.

Our Future: On the Rise of Lil Peep

Our Future: On the Rise of Lil Peep

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kyle Mangione-Smith | Aug 23
Lil Peep's recent acknowledgment that he is bisexual shouldn't have surprised anyone that knows him and his work. But why should we care a bit about Lil Peep?

Trump Preaches Unity to Vets After Fiery Political Speech

Trump Preaches Unity to Vets After Fiery Political Speech

NEWS | By Julie Bykowicz | Aug 23
One day after a searing speech tearing into the media and some Republicans, President Donald Trump returned Wednesday to calls for unity and love as he spoke to veterans Wednesday at an American Legion conference.

Violence in Charlottesville Leads to Soul-Searching at ACLU

Violence in Charlottesville Leads to Soul-Searching at ACLU

NEWS | By Tom Hays and Larry Neumeister | Aug 23
Faced with an angry backlash for defending white supremacists' right to march in Charlottesville, the American Civil Liberties Union is confronting a feeling among some of its members that was once considered heresy.

'Hellboy' Casting Prompts Backlash Over 'Whitewashing'

'Hellboy' Casting Prompts Backlash Over 'Whitewashing'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 23
A Hollywood film yet again finds itself responding to a social-media outcry over the casting of a Caucasian actor in a role that was originally Asian-American.

AT&T Partners with HRC to Foster the Next Generation of LGBTQA Leaders

AT&T Partners with HRC to Foster the Next Generation of LGBTQA Leaders

NEWS | Aug 23
With back to school on the horizon for many college students, what better way to kick-start the new semester than making a difference in their community and around the world?

Taylor Swift Ends Intrigue, Announces New Album in November

Taylor Swift Ends Intrigue, Announces New Album in November

ENTERTAINMENT | By Leanne Italie | Aug 23
Yes, Taylor Swift fans, Wednesday was a lucky one for you.

'Disjointed,' on Netflix with Kathy Bates, is a Half-Baked Sitcom

'Disjointed,' on Netflix with Kathy Bates, is a Half-Baked Sitcom

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 23
Netflix's "Disjointed," starring Kathy Bates, unfortunately lives up to its name, resulting in tonally confusing show that uses the same handful of pot jokes as a crutch and struggles to find its voice.


Entertainment

The Sounds of Seniors
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The Sounds of Seniors

MUSIC | By Gregg Shapiro | Aug 13
Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, now in their 70s, remain productive and continue to tour on a regular basis.

 Review :: Lionel Richie with Special Guest Mariah Carey. TD Garden, Boston. August 22, 2017

Review :: Lionel Richie with Special Guest Mariah Carey. TD Garden, Boston. August 22, 2017

MUSIC | By James Nadeau | Aug 23
Take Mariah Carey and Lionel Richie on tour together as some kind of humorous take on a nostalgia tour (and sure, maybe it was that) but it was damn entertaining. Weird at times, but also a whole lot of fun.


Business

UK Seeks Smooth Rules to Resolve Legal Disputes After Brexit

UK Seeks Smooth Rules to Resolve Legal Disputes After Brexit

LEGAL | Aug 23
Britain says rules governing judicial cooperation with the European Union should stay much as they are now after Brexit to prevent international business disputes and divorce battles from becoming longer and more complicated.


Technology

New App Connects LGBTQ Patients With Inclusive Doctors

New App Connects LGBTQ Patients With Inclusive Doctors

PERSONAL TECH | Aug 23
Three medical students from the University of Pennsylvania are gearing up to release their new app, SpectrumScores, by the end of August. It will connect lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender patients with doctors who are recognized as gay-friendly.


Finance

Officials: 'No Foreigners' Sale Sign Violates Civil Rights

Officials: 'No Foreigners' Sale Sign Violates Civil Rights

HOME | Aug 9
A veteran's front-yard sign advertising the sale of his home violates state and federal anti-discrimination laws because it indicates the owner won't sell to foreigners, according to Michigan Department of Civil Rights officials.


Cars

Insider Q&A: General Motors Learning the Rental Business

Insider Q&A: General Motors Learning the Rental Business

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Aug 23
General Motors Co. started its car-sharing service, Maven, just over a year ago, placing Chevrolets and Cadillacs in New York apartment buildings for occupants to rent.


Travel

Paris Tourism Group Reports 10-Year High for Hotels

Paris Tourism Group Reports 10-Year High for Hotels

Aug 23
The Paris region registered 16.4 million hotel guests during the first half of the year, a 10-year high following a plunge in tourism after the 2015 terror attacks in the French capital.


Nightlife

Beyond The Parade: Drag, Divas And More At Montreal Pride

Beyond The Parade: Drag, Divas And More At Montreal Pride

PHOTO ALBUMS | Aug 22
This year's Fierté Montréal went far beyond the Village, as revelers from around the world, including RuPaul's superstars, descended upon the city to celebrate.