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LGBT Adventure Travel :: Let's Get Out There!

TRAVEL | By Joel Martens | May 23
When was the last time you took a vacation? Better yet, when was the last time you did so, with a group of LGBT compatriots, in a completely safe, secure and pre-arranged environment?

Brandon Flowers 2nd Solo LP 'The Desired Effect' is an '80s Throwback Thrill Ride

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | May 23
The second album by Brandon Flowers, the front man of the Killers, "The Desired Effect," is a dynamic and earnest '80s throwback thrill ride that features production from the King Midas of pop, Ariel Rechtshaid.

Wesley Taylor is One Erotic Emcee

ENTERTAINMENT | By Brian Scott Lipton | May 23
B'way audiences have seen the nice-guy side of Wesley Taylor "Rock of Ages" and "The Addams Family," while television audiences have seen more varied sides of his persona as Megan Hilty's slightly bitchy pal Bobby on "Smash."

Pyrex Turns 100

STYLE | By Carolyn Thompson | May 23
Pyrex cookware has been around for 100 years, ever since creator Corning Glass Works determined the heat-resistant glass used for rugged railroad lanterns also made a lovely sponge cake.

Castro Audio Tour with AIDS Quilt Creator Debuts

ENTERTAINMENT | By Matthew S. Bajko | May 23
The audio tour begins in front of the Harvey Milk Civil Rights Academy, where listeners learn why naming the public school in San Francisco's Castro district after a gay icon was such a "radical idea."

A Sampling of Florida's Most Beautiful Beaches

TRAVEL | By Mike Halterman | May 23
South and Central Florida in particular have so many beautiful beaches -- I'm here to give you the rundown on the beaches you must visit and experience this summer.

The Grand Ole' Party, the Sunshine State, and the 2016 Election

NEWS | By Ian Maloney | May 23
Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush refuse to evolve on the issue of LGBT equality despite the overwhelming evidence that the rest of the country has had a profound shift toward that equality.

TLC Nixes '19 Kids and Counting' From Schedule After Duggar Admits to Molestation Claims

NEWS | By EDGE | May 22
Network officials from TLC have pulled "19 Kids and Counting" from its schedule after the reality show's star Josh Duggar admitted that he molested several underage girls, including his sisters, 12 years ago.

Arkansas Judge Orders Reality TV Star's Record Destroyed

NEWS | By Allen Reed | May 22
Arkansas police have destroyed a record outlining a nearly decade-old investigation into reality TV star Josh Duggar, a spokesman said Friday, a day after he resigned his role with a prominent conservative Christian group.

Yes or No? Ireland Decides Whether to Legalize Gay Marriage

NEWS | May 22
Voters in once staunchly Catholic Ireland were deciding Friday whether to legalize gay marriage in what the government's equality minister called "a referendum like no other."


Entertainment

Amid Celebrity Show Offs, $30 Million Raised at AIDS Gala

CELEBRITIES | By Thomas Adamson | May 22
Amid celebrity show offs, indiscreet liaisons, & the aggressive banging of a hammer - the French Riviera's annual, star-filled amfAR gala brought in its expected share of drama, with celebrity invitees including Leonardo DiCaprio, Jake Gyllenhaal and more


Business

CareFirst Says Data Breach Affects About 1.1M People

LEGAL | May 22
In the latest disclosure of a cyberattack against a health insurer, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield says that attackers gained access to a database that included the names of 1.1 million people.


Technology

America's Bee Colonies Dying at an Alarming Rate

SCIENCE | May 22
Honey bees are an essential part of U.S. food production, but they're dying off at an alarming rate. And as Mark Albert reports, scientists don't know what's causing the sharp increase.


Finance

Clinton Says Childcare Needs to be a National Priority

SAVING | By Tammy Webber | May 21
Improving child care needs to become a national priority, Hillary Rodham Clinton said on Wednesday, and she urged Republicans in Congress to provide more federal money to help working families care for their children.


Style

Sabra Hummus Commercial Features Same-Sex Couple

FOOD/DRINK | By Jason St. Amand | May 22
In a move that is sure to upset One Million Moms, Sabra Hummus showed support for the LGBT community by including a real-life same-sex couple in their latest ad.


Health/Fitness

New National Survey Shows Most Women Don't Know Signs of Stroke

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | May 21
A new national survey reveals only 11 percent of women know the female-specific symptoms of stroke, which kills twice as many women a year as breast cancer. Knowing the first signs of stroke is crucial because there's only a three-hour window to get help.


Travel

South Korea Court Frees Korean Air 'Nut Rage' Executive

By Youkyung Lee | May 22
A South Korean court Friday suspended the prison term of the former Korean Air executive whose onboard "nut rage" tantrum delayed a flight last year, immediately ending her incarceration.


Nightlife

Air Hostess Pam Ann Flies Into New York For Six Hilarious Shows, "FLIGHT 72"

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | May 21
Airhostess Pam Ann is steering her plane in rapid descent straight for The Triad Theatre this summer in her most explosive comedy show yet -- "FLIGHT 72."