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Little Resolved at Emergency Meeting to Address Fire Island Pines Boycott

NEWS | By EDGE | May 6
As Memorial Day weekend approaches, a black cloud remains hovered over Fire Island Pines, which has been in an increasing state of social disarray in the wake of an event held for anti-gay Sen. Ted Cruz at the Manhattan home of Ian Reisner.

Beyonce and Rihanna Shut Down Met Gala Red Carpet

STYLE | May 6
Rihanna shut down the Met Gala's red carpet in a regal yellow coat. And then came Bey.

Chuck Norris Backs Mike Huckabee For President

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | May 6
Less than 24 hours since former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announced that he will run for president, action star Chuck Norris has come to his side, and said he supports the GOP presidential hopeful.

Conservative Pundit: Gays to Blame for California Drought

NEWS | By EDGE | May 6
Add the California drought to previous floods, wild fires, earthquakes, tornadoes and other natural calamities caused by God's wrath over homosexuality.

Iran Bans 'Gay,' 'Devil Worshiping' Haircuts

NEWS | By Jason St. Amand | May 6
The head of Iran's barber's union told local media this week that barbers throughout the country have been given a list of "appropriate" hairstyles for men and that "homosexual" and "devil worshiping" hairstyles are now banned.

Gay Leaders Happy Even With SC Anti-Discrimination Bill Failing

NEWS | May 6
Even after an anti-discrimination bill was pulled off the floor of the South Carolina House, supporters of gay rights are pleased that this has been a surprisingly quiet Legislative session for them.

Hawaii Bill for Birth Certificate Gender Change Passes

NEWS | May 6
The Hawaii Legislature passed a bill that could make it a lot easier for transgender people to change their gender on their birth certificates, joining a growing number of states to make the change.

Hot Springs, Ark., Approves LGBT Anti-Discrimination Ordinance

NEWS | May 6
The Hot Springs Board of Directors has passed an ordinance that would prohibit the city and its vendors from discriminating against people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.

Neb. Woman Sues All Homosexuals in Federal Court on Behalf of God

NEWS | By EDGE | May 6
A Nebraska woman is looking to have her day in court, but will the courtroom be able to accommodate all of the defendants?

PopUps: Adele Dressed in Drag as George Michael for 27th Bday

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | May 6
Adele dressed in drag as her pop star idol George Michael to celebrate her 27th birthday.


Entertainment

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Mahogany: Couture Edition

By Michael Cox | May 6
In her follow up to the hugely successful "Lady Sings the Blues," Diana Ross plays a woman who fights many battles to make her way to the top of the fashion industry.


Business

Head Games: Virtual Reality Could Improve Brain Surgery

May 6
Virtual reality is about to enter the operating room. The breakthrough technology is being introduced at a gathering of neurosurgeons in Washington, D.C. Kara Finnstrom gets a sneak preview from the inventors in Southern California.


Cars

Uber Delivers: Going Beyond Just Offering Rides

May 1
Uber is rolling out a new service that allows drivers to transport packages and deliver food. CNET's Jeff Bakalar provides details.


Style

Milan Expo Seeks to Feed the Planet

May 6
Milan's Expo 2015 world's fair has heady ambitions, the biggest of which is to devise a plan to feed the planet as it brings together 145 nations to focus on food and nutrition.


Health/Fitness

STAGE Goes 'To Broadway, From Hollywood With Love' for APLA

By EDGE | May 4
This year's Southland Theater Artists Goodwill Event (S.T.A.G.E.) raises the curtain on May 9 with a star-studded cast at the Saban Theater in Beverly Hills, raising funds for AIDS Project Los Angeles.


Travel

Visit Charleston: Not Just Homes and Gardens

May 5
While Charleston's historic district with its almost 5,000 historic structures is still the main draw, visitors are also attracted to world-class dining and shopping and an array of festivals


Nightlife

Aiden Leslie: 'I Just Go' With It

By JC Alvarez | May 1
Pop artist Aiden Leslie returns with a surprisingly fresh downtempo tack "I Just Go" that reveals more and delves deeper than he's ever done with previous electronic symphonies.