THE LATEST

Jury Convicts TV Actor Diamond Of Misdemeanors In Stabbing

NEWS | By Dana Ferguson | May 30
TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but a Wisconsin jury cleared the former "Saved by the Bell" actor of the most serious felony charge.

AP Source: Hastert Paid To Keep Old Sex Abuse Claims Secret

NEWS | May 30
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert paid hush money to conceal claims that the Illinois Republican sexually molested someone decades ago, a person familiar with the allegations said.

Democrats' 2016 Field Set To Grow With O'Malley's Entry

NEWS | May 30
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is ready to enter the Democratic presidential campaign with a longshot challenge to Hillary Rodham Clinton for the 2016 nomination.

Policies On Transgender Admissions At Women's Colleges

NEWS | May 30
Barnard College's Board of Trustees is expected to vote next week on a formal policy governing admission of transgender students. The vote at the Manhattan campus follows those at a number of women's colleges across the country over the past year.

Bank of America Fined $30M by US for Debt Collection

BUSINESS | By Marcy Gordon | May 30
Bank of America has been fined $30 million by U.S. regulators, who accused the bank of violating consumer protections for members of the military in collecting debts.

Response by Operator of Broken Oil Pipeline Faces Scrutiny

BUSINESS | By Brian Melley, Michael R. Blood | May 30
Emergency workers and officials from a pipeline operator had gathered last week to train for the worst - an oil spill - when a 911 call came in reporting a noxious smell at a nearby beach.

Aging in America, Part Four :: Economic, Social and Cultural Implications

FINANCE | By William E. Kelly | May 30
Exploring the impact of an aging America runs too broadly and deeply to fully address in this article. But we will scratch the surface with quotes from numerous credible sources to help paint a picture.

Community Focused and Crowd Funded, Q Wants to be First All Inclusive App

TECHNOLOGY | May 30
Despite the similarities to some of its pick-up app counterparts, its creator hopes Q will set itself apart as the more inclusive, less intimidating alternative.

Beswick Takes The Reins At World AIDS Museum

NEWS | By John McDonald | May 30
The World AIDS Museum and Educational Center has hired Hugh G. Beswick its Chief Executive Officer according to a press release from the entity.

EDGE's Picks for the 2015 Tony Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 30
As the 69th annual Tony Awards approaches this Sunday, EDGE's Managing Editor Bobby McGuire and Travel and Style Editor Matthew Wexler, both avid New York theatergoers, weigh in with their picks for the American theater's highest honor.


News

San Francisco Columbarium Rededicates Milk Niche

NATIONAL | By Chris Huqueriza | May 30
The San Francisco Columbarium rededicated a larger memorial niche in honor of slain city supervisor Harvey Milk for its observance of Harvey Milk Day.


Entertainment

Gay Disney Week Entertainer Guide

CULTURE | By Mike Halterman | May 30
One exciting aspect of Gay Disney Week is the live entertainment. Here are the DJs and singers you'll get to see during Gay Disney Week, which runs this year from June 2-8.


Business

FBI Says It's Investigating Identity Theft at IRS

LEGAL | May 29
The FBI says it's begun an investigation into the theft of personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an Internal Revenue Service website.


Technology

'Tony Awards®' Announces First-Ever Red Carpet Live Stream

PERSONAL TECH | By EDGE | May 29
For the first time ever, the "Tony Awards®" will present "LIVE! From the Red Carpet," a live-streamed red carpet special helmed by TV and Stage Star Darren Criss and two-time Tony Nominee Laura Osnes.


Finance

Is Rent Out of Reach?

REAL ESTATE | By Jennifer Peltz | May 29
Renters are on the rise in America's biggest cities, but many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies, according to a study released Thursday.


Cars

Pakistan Vintage Car Collectors Preserve a Part of History

AUTO NEWS | By Asif Shahzad | May 28
Pakistan's gearheads are a testament to the universal appeal of fixing up and maintaining vintage cars, more commonly associated with America and the West from where popular shows like "Top Gear" or "Fast N' Loud" have reached Pakistani cable channels.


Style

Best-Selling Swimwear and the Newest Summer Styles

FASHION | By Mike Halterman | May 30
Hot and summer-ready from Florida! Whether you live in the Sunshine State or just want to keep up with what the Boys of Summer are wearing, this is an invaluable guide for frolicsome fashion.


Travel

Discovering Houston's Great Outdoors

By Matthew Wexler | May 29
Slather on some sunscreen and discover Houston's nearly 50,000 acres of outdoor space.


Nightlife

A Weekend In Key West :: May 16-17, 2015

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 19
Weekends are made for fun in Key West and this was no exception. Pool parties at the Island House, Tea Dance at La Te Da and Kamp Key West from the Key West Business Guild. All of this meant that there was no shortage of fun.