Gay Philadelphia: The Latest

Tony Winner Randy Graff Makes Provincetown Debut August 29

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 24
Randy Graff makes her Provincetown for one performance only, Monday, August 29 at 8:00 p.m.

Georgia Man Who Threw Boiling Water on Gay Couple Gets 40 Years

NEWS | Aug 24
A judge sentenced a Georgia man to 40 years in prison Wednesday for throwing boiled water on a gay couple sleeping in an apartment, leaving them with severe burns that required surgery.

Jury Convicts Ga. Man in Boiled Water Attack On Gays

NEWS | Aug 24
A jury has convicted a Georgia man accused of pouring boiled water on a gay couple as they slept.

Harambe Lives: Killed Zoo Gorilla Gets a Second Life Online

NEWS | By Julie Carr Smyth and Dan Sewell | Aug 24
With online declarations such as "Harambe Lives!" the Ohio zoo gorilla shot and killed after a 3-year-old boy got into his enclosure has taken on life after death.

BBC Lists Top 100 Films of 21st Century; David Lynch Tops It

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 24
There may still be 84 years to go, but a new list ranks David Lynch's "Mulholland Drive," Wong Kar-wai's "In the Mood for Love" and Paul Thomas Anderson's "There Will Be Blood" as the top films of the 21st century - so far.

AFI Postpones 'The Birth of a Nation' Screening, Parker Q&A

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 24
The American Film Institute has canceled plans to screen writer-director Nate Parker's "The Birth of a Nation" for students this week amid controversies surrounding a 17-year-old rape accusation against Parker and his co-writer.

Limbaugh Claims Obama Admin-Backed Lesbian Farm Owners Will Subvert Heartland

NEWS | Aug 24
Old Rush must be back on the pain meds.

Kanye West Goes On Twitter Rant Urging Radio to Play New Frank Ocean Music

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 24
Kanye West went on one of his epic Twitter rants Tuesday and urged radio stations to play music from the new Frank Ocean albums.

Key West Tropical Heat 2016

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 24
The Key West Business Guild hosted Tropical Heat at the finest all male resorts on the island including The Island House, Alexander's and The New Orleans House. EDGE was there as well. Check out these great photos.

Out Director Pedro Almodovar's Version of 'Brokeback' Would Have 'More Sex'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 24
Out director Pedro Almodovar, who was offered to direct "Brokeback Mountain," said his version of the seminal gay film would have "more sex, more sex."


News

Defense: Boiled Water Attack On Gay Couple Was Not Hate

By Kate Brumback | Aug 24
A Georgia man accused of throwing boiled water on a same-sex couple sleeping in an apartment acted recklessly but wasn't motivated by hate or malice, his defense attorney said Wednesday.


Entertainment

Review :: Bonnie Raitt. Blue Hills Bank Pavilion. August 20th

By James Nadeau | Aug 24
Bonnie Raitt's recent Boston performance featured straight-up rock and blues evening with the only showmanship being Ms. Raitt's guitar playing. And boy does she play that guitar.


Business

Arkansas City Sued Over Hot Check Court Fines, Arrests

By Andrew DeMillo | Aug 24
A central Arkansas city is effectively operating a debtors' prison that imposes hefty fines and jail time for thousands of poor people whose checks bounce.


Technology

Iran's Revolutionary Guard Targets 450 Social Media Users

Aug 24
The cyber-arm of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard says it has summoned, detained and warned some 450 administrators of social media groups in recent weeks.


Cars

Delphi, Mobileye Join Forces on Autonomous Car Platform

Aug 24
Auto parts and electronics company Delphi Automotive is joining with Israeli software maker Mobileye to develop the building blocks for a fully autonomous car in about two years.


Style

And Then There Was One: Last Howard Johnson's Remains

By David Sharp | Aug 24
The closing of one of the last two Howard Johnson's restaurants will mark the end of its fried clam strips, ice cream and other menu staples that nourished baby boomers and leave the once-proud restaurant chain teetering on the brink of extinction.


Health/Fitness

Clinton Proposes New Federal Fund to Combat Zika Virus

By Lisa Lerer | Aug 24
As the Zika virus continues to spread, Hillary Clinton is proposing a new fund to improve the federal government's response to major public health crises.


Travel

Park Service Seeks Minorities' Support As It Marks 100 Years

By Felicia Fonseca, Beatriz Costa-Lima | Aug 24
When Asha Jones and other Grand Canyon interns arrived for their summer at the national park, they were struck by its sheer immensity, beauty and world-class hiking trails. Soon, they noticed something else.


Nightlife

Provincetown Carnival : August 18, 2016

Aug 23
The theme to this year's Carnival is "Back to the 80s," which meant plenty of Golden Girls, Chers, Boy Georges, Princess Dis and Pacmen. Here are pics from the parade.