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EDGE Rewind: Charlie Puth Burns Up Twitter with New Thirst Traps

EDGE Rewind: Charlie Puth Burns Up Twitter with New Thirst Traps

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 6

Charlie Puth has a reputation for his thirsty social media posts and he lived up to that rep with a pair of sizzling snaps he posted this week.

EDGE Rewind: 'THTH' Hunk Harry Jowsey Makes Millions on OnlyFans

EDGE Rewind: 'THTH' Hunk Harry Jowsey Makes Millions on OnlyFans

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 6

He may not be Thor, but social media celeb Harry Jowsey wants some Hemsworth-like fame. And he's achieving to Marvel status thanks to OnlyFans.

Watch: Mama Mia! Adult Star John Kilo Indulges in Pasta-slutting

Watch: Mama Mia! Adult Star John Kilo Indulges in Pasta-slutting

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 6

Adult performer John Kilo puts a new spin on Italian cuisine with a recent tweet in which he mixes pasta with fleshlights, and he may be forever labeled a pastaslut.

Get to Know 'Emily in Paris' Hunk Lucien Laviscount

Get to Know 'Emily in Paris' Hunk Lucien Laviscount

ENTERTAINMENT | By Shawn Laib | Feb 6

There are a lot of heartthrobs on Netflix's romantic-comedy hit "Emily in Paris," but not many of the men in this show can say they've caught the internet's attention quite like British actor Lucien Laviscount.

Three Men Drugged, Robbed after Going to NYC Gay Bar; Pattern Similar to Death of Julio Ramirez

Three Men Drugged, Robbed after Going to NYC Gay Bar; Pattern Similar to Death of Julio Ramirez

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 6

Three men who visited The Eagle, a gay leather bar in New York City, were drugged and robbed in crimes with similarities to the overdose deaths of at least two other gay men after they visited two other bars.

Star of 'Australian Survivor' Comes Out

Star of 'Australian Survivor' Comes Out

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 6

George Mladenov, the "Australian Survivor" contestant known to reality TV fans as King of Bankstown, has come out as gay after another contestant blurted out his orientation on TV.

Hong Kong Transgender Men Win Appeal over Status Change

Hong Kong Transgender Men Win Appeal over Status Change

NEWS | By Zen Soo and Kanis Leung | Feb 6

Hong Kong's top court ruled that full sex reassignment surgery should not be a prerequisite for trans people to have their gender changed on their official identity cards, in a move that is likely to have a far-reaching impact on the transgender community

Watch: Kim Petras Makes History with Grammy Win, Honors Trans Musicians, Late Producer Sophie

Watch: Kim Petras Makes History with Grammy Win, Honors Trans Musicians, Late Producer Sophie

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 6

Kim Petras and Sam Smith jointly took a Grammy for their song "Unholy," and Petras thanked trans trailblazers, including late producer Sophie, in the music industry in her stirring acceptance speech.

Gary Bettman Defends NHL Handling of Pride Night Situations

Gary Bettman Defends NHL Handling of Pride Night Situations

NEWS | By Stephen Whyno | Feb 6

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman at his state of the game news conference Saturday at All-Star Weekend defended the way the league and two teams handled situations that arose regarding Pride night celebrations.

Japanese Prime Minister's Aide Leaving over LGBTQ+ Remarks

Japanese Prime Minister's Aide Leaving over LGBTQ+ Remarks

NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Feb 6

A senior aide to Japan's prime minister is being dismissed after making discriminatory remarks about LGBTQ people.

Entertainment

Review: 'OUTRAVE' Traces EDM's Queer Roots

Review: 'OUTRAVE' Traces EDM's Queer Roots

ENTERTAINMENT | By Karin McKie | Feb 6

DJ and music historian Denise Benson hosts the documentary series "OUTRAVE," chronicling how the queer community created and elevated electronic dance music as a place to "survive and thrive."

Business

Fact Focus: Egg Shortage Breeds Chicken-feed Conspiracies

Fact Focus: Egg Shortage Breeds Chicken-feed Conspiracies

BUSINESS | By Josh Kelety | Feb 6

A theory gained steam on Facebook, TikTok and Twitter in which some users reported that their hens stopped laying eggs and speculated that common chicken feed products were the cause.

Technology

Court: U.S. Needs to Consider Effects of Drilling Near Chaco

Court: U.S. Needs to Consider Effects of Drilling Near Chaco

TECHNOLOGY | By Susan Montoya Bryan | Feb 3

A federal appeals court ruled the government failed to consider emissions from the approval of nearly 200 drilling permits in an area surrounding Chaco Culture National Historical Park.

Finance

Here's What the Fed Interest Rate Hike Means for You

Here's What the Fed Interest Rate Hike Means for You

FINANCE | By Cora Lewis | Feb 2

The rate increase will likely make it even costlier to borrow for homes, autos and other purchases. But if you have money to save, you'll probably earn a bit more interest on it.

Cars

Tesla Hikes Price of Model Y after U.S. Alters Tax Credit Rule

Tesla Hikes Price of Model Y after U.S. Alters Tax Credit Rule

CARS | Feb 6

Tesla has raised prices on its Model Y in the U.S., apparently due to rising demand and changes in U.S. government rules that make more versions of the small SUV eligible for tax credits.

Style

Grammys Fashion: Styles Wow on Red Carpet

Grammys Fashion: Styles Wow on Red Carpet

STYLE | By Leanne Italie | Feb 6

The wild and wacky Grammys red carpet did not disappoint Sunday. Tattered streetwear, T-shirts, and denim mixed with blinged-out couture were on display, along with wild patterns and plenty of skin.

Travel

EDGE Rewind: Singer Teraj & BF Barry Hoy Share Prides Around the World on New Series

EDGE Rewind: Singer Teraj & BF Barry Hoy Share Prides Around the World on New Series

TRAVEL | Feb 2

How about a travel series of Prides around the world? That is the idea behind a new travel series from Out Traveler and equalpridevideo, called "Making It With Pride" that is hosted by American pop and R&B singer Teraj and his boyfriend, Barry Hoy.