U.S. State Department Statement on World AIDS Day 2015

NEWS | Dec 1
The U.S. State Department issued a statement on World AIDS Day.

For Gays Under IS Rule, Isolation and Fear of a Cruel Death

NEWS | By Bassem Mroue | Dec 1
Notorious for their gruesome methods of killing, the Islamic State group reserves one of its most brutal for suspected homosexuals.

His Passion Project: Director Tom Hooper on 'The Danish Girl'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Dec 1
Director Tom Hooper discovered the story of transgender pioneer Lili Elbe 7 years ago. Bringing it to the screen became his passion project. He talked to EDGE about 'The Danish Girl,' which comes to theaters this month.

Harlem Hate Pastor Throws Support Behind Trump

NEWS | Dec 1
Donald Trump's efforts attempt to change the image of his campaign as "the bigoted one" may have backfired Monday.

Obama Admin Issues Aggressive Plans to Combat HIV in U.S.

NEWS | By EDGE | Dec 1
Today, on World AIDS Day, as The AIDS Institute remembers the 34 million people who have died of AIDS, the Obama Administration released an ambitious plan to implement its updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy.

Who Was 'The Danish Girl?'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Dec 1
In 'The Danish Girl,' Eddie Redmayne plays Lili Elbe, an early recipient of gender reassignment surgery in 1930. Redmayne is getting considerable praise for his performance, but who was Lili Elbe?

Colo. County Clerk Confirms Planned Parent Shooting Suspect is Not Trans

NEWS | Dec 1
In the wake of comments made by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), a county clerk in El Paso, Colo. confirmed Tuesday that the Planned Parenthood shooting suspect is not transgender.

Laurie Anderson, Kathleen Hanna Raise Funds for Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

ENTERTAINMENT | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 1
On Friday, December 4, Kathleen Hanna, Laurie Anderson, Santigold and more will gather at Roulette in Brooklyn for "A Little Bit of Rhythm & A Lot of Soul," an evening to benefit the Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls.

Gov. Cuomo Dedicates $200M in New Funding to Fight HIV/AIDS

NEWS | By EDGE | Dec 1
In recognition of World AIDS Day, Governor Andrew Cuomo has dedicated $200M in new funding to fight HIV/AIDS.

Death of Gay Porn Star Dimitri Kane Ruled as Suicide

NEWS | Dec 1
It was reported last week that gay porn performer Dimitri Kane had died at age 20. There were conflicting reports of the cause of his death, but an autopsy confirmed Kane took his own life.


Kitty Power: Cats Luring Tourists Back to Brussels

FINANCE | By Maria Cheng | Dec 1
After a five-day lockdown prompted by the maximum security alert, Brussels officials are attempting to entice back tourists. Their secret weapon? Cats.


Climate Talks Get Down to Tough Business of Compromise

SCIENCE | By Sylvie Corbet and ANgela Charlton | Dec 1
From deserts encroaching on African farmland to rising sea levels shrinking islands of the South Pacific, leaders of poor nations most affected by climate change shared their stories of global warming with leaders of some of the richest on Tuesday.


How to Make Sure Your Green Home Upgrades Pay Off

Investing in making your home more energy efficient can help the environment, lower your utility bills and possibly help you fetch a higher sale price.


How Can People Safely Take Control from A Self-Driving Car?

AUTO NEWS | By Justin Pritchard | Nov 30
New cars that can steer and brake themselves risk lulling people in the driver's seat into a false sense of security - and even to sleep. One way to keep people alert may be providing distractions that are now illegal.


DJ Pornstar Plays Hard - On Screen and In Booth

MUSIC | Dec 1
Dozens of adult entertainers have followed his footsteps and have even tried to mimic his work, but there is only one DJ Pornstar.