Gay Minneapolis-St. Paul: The Latest

Pro Boxer Flies into Anti-LGBTQ Rage, Vows to Shoot Gays

Pro Boxer Flies into Anti-LGBTQ Rage, Vows to Shoot Gays

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 21
The online feud between pro boxer Adrien Broner and social media personality Andrew C. Caldwell escalated with an Instagram tantrum from Broner that was chock-full of racial and homophobic expletives.

Chick-fil-a Says No Donations to Anti-Gay Groups; Tax Records Show Otherwise

Chick-fil-a Says No Donations to Anti-Gay Groups; Tax Records Show Otherwise

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 21
Tax records show that the foundation associated with fast food chain Chick-fil-a, which has in the past expressed opposition to marriage equality, has donated to several anti-LGBTQ groups.

With Black Lung Fund in Jeopardy, Taxpayers Could Fit the Bill

With Black Lung Fund in Jeopardy, Taxpayers Could Fit the Bill

NEWS | By Dylan Lovan | Mar 21
The Trump administration and coal industry allies are insisting that a federal black lung trust fund will continue to pay benefits to sick miners despite a drastic cut in funding.

Mississippi Governor Set to Sign 'Hearbeat' Abortion Law

Mississippi Governor Set to Sign 'Hearbeat' Abortion Law

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Emily Wagster Pettus | Mar 21
Gov. Phil Bryant says he's not worried about lawsuits as Mississippi prepares to enact one of the strictest abortion laws in the nation.

'Full House' to Big House in College Scheme? Experts Differ

'Full House' to Big House in College Scheme? Experts Differ

ENTERTAINMENT | By Alanna Durkin Richer | Mar 21
Could Aunt Becky be headed to prison? It could go either way, experts say.

'Call Me By Your Name' Author Announces Sequel, Reveals Title & Release Date

'Call Me By Your Name' Author Announces Sequel, Reveals Title & Release Date

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 21
It's official: André Aciman formally announced this week that he is working on a follow up to his 2007 gay coming-of-age novel "Call Me By Your Name," which was turned into a film in 2017.

Traveling to Brazil? You No Longer Need a Visa

Traveling to Brazil? You No Longer Need a Visa

NEWS | Mar 21
The Brazilian Government announced this week that Brazil will allow visa-free entry for U.S. citizens beginning June 17, 2019.

Watch: Lee Daniels Says 'Pain and Anger' Around 'Empire' in Recent Weeks

Watch: Lee Daniels Says 'Pain and Anger' Around 'Empire' in Recent Weeks

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 21
"Empire" co-creator and executive producer Lee Daniels says the weeks since cast member Jussie Smollett was arrested and charged with fabricating a racist and homophobic attack have been "a freakin' rollercoaster."

Trump's Invective at John McCain Dismays Some Republicans

Trump's Invective at John McCain Dismays Some Republicans

NEWS | By Laurie Kellman | Mar 21
Casting aside rare censure from Republican lawmakers, President Donald Trump aimed new blasts of invective at the late John McCain, even claiming credit for the senator's moving Washington funeral and complaining he was never properly thanked.

Court Reviews Arrest Request on K-Pop Singer Jung Joon-young

Court Reviews Arrest Request on K-Pop Singer Jung Joon-young

NEWS | Mar 21
K-pop singer Jung Joon-young was attending a South Korean court hearing Thursday on whether a warrant will be issued for his arrest on allegations he illegally shared sexually explicit videos of women taken without their knowledge or consent.


News

Centrist or Liberal? Beto O'Rourke's Political Splits

Centrist or Liberal? Beto O'Rourke's Political Splits

POLITICS | By Will Weissert | Mar 21
At a packed eastern Iowa house party, a staffer for Democrat Beto O'Rourke's presidential campaign tried to clear enough space for the candidate to reach the kitchen, where he would need to climb a stepladder to address the crowd.


Entertainment

The Inspector Talks: A Conversation with Actor Liam Brennan

The Inspector Talks: A Conversation with Actor Liam Brennan

THEATRE | By Robert Nesti | Mar 21
Scottish actor Liam Brennan has been playing the mysterious titular character in Stephen Daldry's radical rethinking of J.P. Priestley's 1945 drama "An Inspector Calls." EDGE spoke to the actor about the role and the play.


Business

After Mosque Attacks, New Zealand Banning 'Military-Style' Guns

After Mosque Attacks, New Zealand Banning 'Military-Style' Guns

LEGAL | By Juliet Williams and Nick Perry | Mar 21
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced an immediate ban Thursday on sales of "military-style" semi-automatic and automatic weapons like the ones used in the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch that killed 50 worshippers.


Finance

Shopping to Reduce Food Waste is Easy on the Wallet, Too

Shopping to Reduce Food Waste is Easy on the Wallet, Too

FOOD/DRINK | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | Mar 19
If you're hoping to reduce household food waste, experts say there are two key things to do: Eat what you have, and buy only what you need.


Cars

Carvana Debuts Second Pennsylvania Car Vending Machine

Carvana Debuts Second Pennsylvania Car Vending Machine

AUTO NEWS | Mar 21
Carvana (NYSE: CVNA), a leading e-commerce platform for buying and selling used cars, unveiled its newest Car Vending Machine today in Pittsburgh.


Style

Labrador Retriever Most 'Pup-ular' U.S. Dog for 28th Year

Labrador Retriever Most 'Pup-ular' U.S. Dog for 28th Year

HOME | By Jennifer Peltz | Mar 21
Labrador retrievers aren't letting go of their hold on U.S. dog lovers, but German shorthaired pointers are tugging on the top ranks of doggy popularity.


Travel

Culinary Delights Found Along the Charlevoix Flavor Trail

Culinary Delights Found Along the Charlevoix Flavor Trail

By John Marshall | Mar 21
Located northeast of Quebec City along the St. Lawrence River, the Charlevoix Flavor Trail features more than four dozen local growers, producers and restaurateurs in an area known as a rural vacation spot for the wealthy in the early 20th century.


Nightlife

Set It Off Saturdays @ Boxers WH :: March 16, 2019

Set It Off Saturdays @ Boxers WH :: March 16, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Mar 20
Saturday night, the Washington Heights neighborhood held their new weekly LGBT all-inclusive party with pop, urban and Latin mix beats by DJ Nesto who kept the crowd dancing all night long.