Gay Philadelphia: The Latest

A Wider Bridge Allows LGBT Jews To Keep Faith

NEWS | By John McDonald | Jan 22
A Wider Bridge is a pro-Israel organization that seeks to build bridges between Israelis and LGBT North Americans and allies.

ACA Repeal Worries LGBT Health Advocates

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jan 22
President Donal Trump has vowed to repeal the ACA, better known as Obamacare, as one of his first priorities, but remained vague on what he and the Republicans who control Congress will replace it with.

Florida One of Many Battlegrounds for Reproductive Rights

NEWS | By Jillian Melero | Jan 22
On Tuesday, Florida state Rep. Joe Gruters, a former co-chair for Trump's Florida campaign, filed a proposal that would ban all abortions after 20 weeks, Mother Jones reports.

156 LGBT Officials Urge Trump Towards LGBT Support

NEWS | By Brittany Ferrendi | Jan 22
On Friday 156 LGBT elected officials published an open letter to President-Elect Donald Trump in an effort to encourage the advancement of LGBT equality during his presidency.

Super Bowl Brings Out Houston's Best

NEWS | By Kristie Rieken | Jan 22
Houston is the nation's fourth largest city, a sprawling metropolis larger than some small states. But the good news for those visiting for Super Bowl LI is that most of the events surrounding the game will be concentrated downtown, making it easy to visi

Youth Organization Purchases Permanent Location

NEWS | By Lainey Millen | Jan 22
On Dec. 29, 2016, the Board of Directors of Time Out Youth Center (TOY) closed on the purchase of its first permanent location since the organization was established 25 years ago.

Analysis: Trump Promises Big Change, Picks Small Fights

NEWS | By Julie Pace | Jan 22
President Donald Trump won the White House promising big changes to the nation's economy, health care system and foreign policy.

Nielsen: 31 Million Viewers saw Trump's Swearing-In

NEWS | Jan 22
Nielsen estimates 31 million viewers watched TV coverage of President Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday.

Over 1 Million Join Anti-Trump Women's Marches Worldwide

NEWS | By Nancy Benac and Ben Nuckols | Jan 22
In a global exclamation of defiance and solidarity, more than 1 million people rallied at women's marches in the nation's capital and cities around the world Saturday to send President Donald Trump an emphatic message on his first full day in office.

Trump Praises the CIA, Bristles Over Inaugural Crowd Counts

NEWS | By Julie Pace and Jill Colvin | Jan 22
President Trump moved to repair his relationship with U.S's spy agencies on his first full day in office, but his visit to CIA headquarters quickly morphed into a platform for the new commander in chief to complain about media coverage of his inauguration


Entertainment

Philadelphia, PA

The Wild, Wild West Gets Wilder with Cirque Éloize's 'Saloon'

THEATRE | By Lewis Whittington | Jan 12
Cirque Éloize returns to Philadelphia with their latest show "Saloon," an acrobatic look at the Wild, Wild West. EDGE spoke with one of the show's performers Justine Méthé-Crozat about the show.

Boy George Talks Politics at Paris Menswear, Dior Goes Dark

INTERNATIONAL | By Thomas Adamson | Jan 21
Music maestro Boy George got political at Paris Fashion Week as Dior Homme went to the dark side, creating a hard, brooding fall-winter collection. Here are the highlights of Saturday's menswear shows.


Business

Will Trump End Globalization? The Doubt Haunts Davos' Elite

FINANCE | By Pan Pylas and Jamey Keaton | Jan 22
It's been impossible to escape the shadow of Donald Trump at this year's gathering of the business elites at the World Economic Forum in the Swiss ski resort of Davos.


Technology

Navy: Wind Farm Opposed by GOP Lawmakers Won't Harm Radar

PERSONAL TECH | By Michael Biesecker | Jan 22
The Pentagon says it disagrees with Republicans in North Carolina who claim a $400 million clean energy project slated to power data centers for Amazon.com Inc. poses a threat to national security.


Finance

Woodstock, VT, Fights to Save Its Charm, One Shutter At a Time

HOME | By Wilson Ring | Dec 31
Some property owners are questioning the community's requirement, arguing that the regulations are enforced irregularly, and that some buildings look better without shutters.


Cars

U.S. Ends Probe of Tesla Fatal Crash Without Seeking Recall

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher , Joan Lowy, and Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 22
Tesla Motors Inc. won't face a recall or fine as a result of a fatal crash involving its Autopilot system, but U.S. safety regulators are warning auto manufacturers and drivers not to treat semiautonomous cars as if they were fully self-driving.


Health/Fitness

Healthy Weight Loss :: Take It Off, Take It All Off!

FITNESS | By Tom Bonanti | Jan 21
Truthfully, healthy weight loss requires planning, hard work and patience. Here are some solid weight loss suggestions which will help you foster better eating habits, build lean muscle, and maintain a healthy weight all year long!


Travel

Puerto Vallarta 101

By Cesar Reyes and Jon-Paul Spickard | Jan 21
With some guidance and preparation, a trip south of the border can be just what you need, for getting away from the day-to-day stresses of life.


Nightlife

LGBT Activists Hold Dance Party Near Mike Pence's Home

POLITICS | Jan 19
With glow sticks, hula hoops and rainbow flags, protesters took a dance party to the streets near the vice president-elect's temporary home to oppose his positions on LGBT issues.