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In Honor of Cher's Birthday, Her 10 Best Songs

In Honor of Cher's Birthday, Her 10 Best Songs

ENTERTAINMENT | By Christopher Ehlers | May 26

According to most, there are only seven wonders of the modern world. But if you left it up to us, we would go ahead and make it an even eight, adding Cher to that list.

Review: Direct from the 1980s, Blue Man Group Stays Relevant

Review: Direct from the 1980s, Blue Man Group Stays Relevant

ENTERTAINMENT | By Will Demers | May 26

With origins harking back to 1988, it can be a surprise that a group of performance artists is still relevant today

You're Invited: Celebrate Washington D.C.'s Capital Pride

You're Invited: Celebrate Washington D.C.'s Capital Pride

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 26

Capital Pride returns June 10 - 13 with a plethora of events celebrating our out, proud, and patriotic community, including the city's historic Pride Parade. And you're invited!

Reality TV's Josh Duggar Gets 12 Years in Child Porn Case

Reality TV's Josh Duggar Gets 12 Years in Child Porn Case

ENTERTAINMENT | May 26

Former reality TV star Josh Duggar was sentenced Wednesday to about 12 1/2 years in prison after he was convicted of receiving child pornography.

Fake Claims about 'Transgender,' 'Immigrant' Gunman Swirl Online after Texas School Shooting

Fake Claims about 'Transgender,' 'Immigrant' Gunman Swirl Online after Texas School Shooting

NEWS | By David Klepper and Ali Swenson | May 26

Unfounded claims that the gunman was an immigrant living in the U.S. illegally, or transgender, quickly emerged on Twitter, Reddit and other social media platforms.

Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Mark Indelicato Talk Jean Smart, LGBTQ Authenticity on 'Hacks'

Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Mark Indelicato Talk Jean Smart, LGBTQ Authenticity on 'Hacks'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | May 25

"Hacks" is one of television's queerest shows — not only in content, featuring numerous gay memes — but in casting, with the majority of the cast identifying as LGBTQ+. EDGE spoke to out cast members, Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Mark Indelicato.

Olympian Tom Daley Announces Knitting Book, Coming in November

Olympian Tom Daley Announces Knitting Book, Coming in November

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | May 25

Tom Daley announced he is writing a book about knitting that will hit shelves in November.

Jennifer Coolidge Happy to Leave 'Gold Digger' Roles Behind

Jennifer Coolidge Happy to Leave 'Gold Digger' Roles Behind

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | May 25

Jennifer Coolidge says she is happy to leave "gold digger" roles behind after "White Lotus" success.

'You're Not Safe.' Extremist Promises 'Hunting Expeditions' Targeting Phoenix Area LGBTQ Target Shoppers

'You're Not Safe.' Extremist Promises 'Hunting Expeditions' Targeting Phoenix Area LGBTQ Target Shoppers

NEWS | May 25

LGBTQ shoppers at Phoenix area Target stores are being victimized by a video threat from a 24-year old, ultra-right wing extremist.

Watch: '9-1-1: Lone Star' Lead Ronen Rubinstein Skinny Dips While Vacationing in Italy

Watch: '9-1-1: Lone Star' Lead Ronen Rubinstein Skinny Dips While Vacationing in Italy

ENTERTAINMENT | May 25

Ronen Rubinstein — the actor who is one-half of the couple known as "Tarlos" on the hit series "9-1-1: Lone Star," headed to Italy and shared a video of himself skinny dipping.

News

Brittney Griner's Wife Tells ABC She Wants WNBA Star Home

Brittney Griner's Wife Tells ABC She Wants WNBA Star Home

NEWS | By Doug Feinberg | May 25

Brittney Griner's wife Cherelle wants President Joe Biden to secure her partner's release, doing whatever is necessary to get the WNBA star home from Russia where she has been detained for more than three months.

Entertainment

Q&A: Kristen Stewart on Body Horror, Cronenberg and Cannes

Q&A: Kristen Stewart on Body Horror, Cronenberg and Cannes

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | May 25

In David Cronenberg's "Crimes of the Future," in which an artist played by Viggo Mortensen has organs and tumors plucked from his body in performance art excavations, Kristen Stewart plays a timid bureaucrat swiftly turned passionate devotee.

Business

Administration Opposes Airlines in Lawsuit over Crew Breaks

Administration Opposes Airlines in Lawsuit over Crew Breaks

BUSINESS | May 26

The Biden administration has sided against the airline industry and urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday to uphold a California law that would provide more rest and meal breaks for airline crews.

Technology

An Ocean First: Underwater Drone Tracks CO2 in Alaska Gulf

An Ocean First: Underwater Drone Tracks CO2 in Alaska Gulf

TECHNOLOGY | By Mark Thiessen | May 26

Designed to dive 3,281 feet and roam remote parts of the ocean, the autonomous vehicle was deployed in the Gulf of Alaska this spring to provide a deeper understanding of the ocean's chemistry.

Finance

Millennial Money: How to Tell When Money Advice is Bad

Millennial Money: How to Tell When Money Advice is Bad

FINANCE | By Sara Rathner | May 26

There are a lot of people out there who want to tell you what to do with your money. The problem is only some of them know what they're talking about.

Cars

Lawsuit Accuses 3 Automakers and Parts Maker in Air Bag Case

Lawsuit Accuses 3 Automakers and Parts Maker in Air Bag Case

CARS | By Tom Krisher | May 26

A class action lawsuit is accusing three automakers and a parts manufacturer of knowingly selling vehicles containing air bag inflators that are at risk of exploding.

Style

Goodbye NYC; Estimates Show Big City Losses, Sunbelt Gains

Goodbye NYC; Estimates Show Big City Losses, Sunbelt Gains

STYLE | By Mike Schneider | May 26

Eight of the 10 largest cities in the U.S. lost population during the first year of the pandemic, with New York, Los Angeles and Chicago leading the way.

Travel

Airbnb Ends Rentals in China to Focus on Outbound Tourists

Airbnb Ends Rentals in China to Focus on Outbound Tourists

TRAVEL | May 24

Airbnb Inc. announced Tuesday it will stop representing short-term rental properties in China and focus its business in the country on serving Chinese tourists looking for lodgings abroad.

Nightlife

Say Gay! — at One Magical Weekend in Orlando

Say Gay! — at One Magical Weekend in Orlando

NIGHTLIFE | May 23

Gather your friends and let us introduce you to Orlando's most iconic weekend experience: Celebrate with us at One Magical Weekend in Orlando!