Joe Putignano’s life has been defined by extreme contrast; he has had professional fame as a world-class acrobat, and fallen to the tragic lows of heroin addiction. EDGE spoke to Putignano about his memoir ’Acrobaddict.’
This weekend at the Dulles Expo Center in Virginia, more than 300 artisans from around the country sell their wares at a holiday edition of the juried Sugarloaf Crafts Festival.
Democrat Jim Graham will seek a fifth term on the D.C. Council.
Televangelist Pat Robertson warned a viewer this week that inviting a lesbian friend to her home could cause her children to "grow up as lesbians."
The ultra-mysterious London-based electronic musician Burial set the Internet on fire Wednesday when he released his latest EP "Rival Dealer," and its track "Come Down to Us," which samples a speech by transgender director Lana Wachowski.
LGBT groups and Catholic leaders react to Pope Francis’ unprecedented remarks about gay priests.
In a letter to President Obama, nine gay elected officials from New York urge the commander and chief to cancel a planned trip to Russia to meet with with President Vladmir Putin.
Looking for a different spin on holiday music? ’’It won’t be your usual list of holiday songs and carols,’’ Jennifer Bowman avers about the Folger Consort’s annual holiday program.
John Waters has, happily, been making the world a filthier place since he first started making movies with Divine some 40 years ago in Baltimore. And, happily, he’s talking about it in his solo show touring the country this month.
Shopping in your local bookstore for holiday gifts is a calm and civilized contrast to mall madness. This year’s selections are varied and sure to please recipients.
Jackie Beat’s annual Xmas show is the best antidote to the good tidings of the season. EDGE spoke to the drag superstar about what to expect from her latest show, as well as ’The Sound of Music’ and what she thinks of Alec Baldwin
Perhaps it’s because Harvey Schmidt’s book is so timeless, or Tom Jones’ lyrics are so resilient, but Arena’s lucky enough to have a multidimensional cast to give The Fantasticks the magic it needs.
In the Folger Theatre’s imagining of "Romeo and Juliet," the titular lovers are restless and passionate children trying to escape from a world of cruel adults.
HIV+ and way too tired? Look to complex carbs, protein, fat and some key vitamins for a better boost than stimulants.
Theories abound to explain the rise in infections among gay men, but, so far, no one has figured out what to do about it.
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Tablet computers are expected to top many kids’ holiday lists, but parents need to do their homework first. Kids’ tablets range from educational toys that perform more like hand-hand gaming devices to Android tablets good for whole family.
For Fall/Winter 2011, LACOSTE L!VE partners with Cool Cats for an exclusive capsule collection. Cool Cats is a young fashion label already known for cutting-edge design partnerships.
A celebration for the local transgendered community honoring Jessica Xavier, introduced by Jeffrey Johnston, Julius Agers, introduced by Jeffrey Richardson, Debbie McMillan, introduced by Ruby Corado, and Thomas Coughlin, introduced by Lynel Johnson.
Need inspiration for your Halloween outfit? EDGE rounds up the hottest (and wackiest) costumes from 2012.
America’s top auto safety regulator is stepping down. David Strickland, who ran the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for the past three years, announced his departure on Thursday.
Tupperware Brands CEO Rick Goings joins the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts to discuss how the company has been able to maintain its global popularity.
A new Oklahoma-based company, with many women in top positions, is the first to provide comprehensive legal and financial resources to the LGBT community.
Americans who have health insurance through their employers are starting to make enrollment choices for next year. Some, however, are seeing big changes. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger explains.
Officials at German automaker BMW did a fine job differentiating their new-for-2014 smallish coupe from last year’s 3-Series coupe. The new, rear-wheel drive, two-door BMW is wider, longer and lower than its predecessor.
Catch him if you can: Leonardo DiCaprio is getting into the electric race-car business. The Oscar-nominated actor announced Monday he’s partnering with Venturi Automobiles and will enter a team in the FIA Formula E Championship.
Doctors say men may want to improve their diet before starting a family, and one of the most common prescriptions in the U.S. may come with an unexpected side effect. Vinita Nair reports.
A Florida store clerk sustained only minor injuries after a robber fired a bullet at the man’s abdomen that was stopped by his cell phone. Police are looking for the suspect. WKMG-TV’s Evan Lambert reports.
It was once the epicenter of the counterculture movement. Now, Aspen, Colorado is a recognized week for gays to go outdoors.
EDGE Travel Editor Jason Salzenstein has always considered W Hotels among his favorite places to stay. Given their fabulous style, great locations, and now their PRIDE 365 package, it’s no wonder "The W" is becoming a gay ico...
A therapy dog lounge has been set up on the Southeast Community College campus in Lincoln, Nebraska to help students de-stress before their final exams. KOLN’s Andrea Flores reports.
Daily health headlines: Doctors’ advice on swaddling, plus the most popular time to quit smoking and more of today’s top health stories.