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Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar, Chicago :: December 8, 2018

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar, Chicago :: December 8, 2018

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 11
The annual Santa Speedo Run at Sidetrack The Video Bar in Boystown raise record funds for Center on Halsted thanks to sponsors Miller Light, Lyft and Tito's Handmade Vodka. Hosts Debbie Fox & Dixie Lynn Cartwright kept the fun going with prizes and games.

Artist Khoi Nguyen Remembers Harvey Milk, One Fingerprint at a Time

Artist Khoi Nguyen Remembers Harvey Milk, One Fingerprint at a Time

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | Dec 11
Artist and mathematician Khoi Nguyen has created a unique tribute to LGBTQ icon Harvey Milk with an interactive portrait comprised of more than 43,000 fingerprints. EDGE spoke to Nguyen about his unique tribute.

Nick Cannon Sees Irony in the Way Oscars Handled Kevin Hart

Nick Cannon Sees Irony in the Way Oscars Handled Kevin Hart

ENTERTAINMENT | By Gary Gerard Hamilton | Dec 11
Nick Cannon isn't just defending his friend and fellow comedian Kevin Hart over the Oscars hosting controversy. He's also going after the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences itself.

Study Finds Female-Led Films Outperform Male Ones

Study Finds Female-Led Films Outperform Male Ones

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Dec 11
A study organized by Time's Up, the organization formed to promote gender equality, has found that female-led films consistently outperform male-led movies at the box office.

Kirk Douglas Honored in NY Birthplace with Historic Marker

Kirk Douglas Honored in NY Birthplace with Historic Marker

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 11
Public officials and relatives of Kirk Douglas have unveiled a new historic marker in his upstate New York birthplace to honor the Hollywood legend on his birthday.

Trump Bickers with Dem Leaders, Threatens Gov't Shutdown

Trump Bickers with Dem Leaders, Threatens Gov't Shutdown

NEWS | By Matthew Daly and Catherine Lucey | Dec 11
Arguing heatedly in public with Democratic leaders, President Donald Trump threatened repeatedly on Tuesday to shut down the government if Congress doesn't provide the money he says is needed to build a wall at the Mexican border.

Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper Confirmed to Host CNN's New Year's Eve Event

Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper Confirmed to Host CNN's New Year's Eve Event

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 11
Andy Cohen and pal Anderson Cooper are reuniting to co-host CNN's New Years Eve event.

Who Will Host the 2019 Oscars? Maybe No One!

Who Will Host the 2019 Oscars? Maybe No One!

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 11
After the fiasco surrounding Kevin Hart hosting — then not hosting — the 2019 Oscars, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is likely scrambling finding a replacement. Or not.

Santa's Skivvis Run, San Francisco :: December 9, 2018

Santa's Skivvis Run, San Francisco :: December 9, 2018

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 11
Santa's helpers came out to San Francisco for the annual Skivvi's run. Hundreds of people stripped down to their skivvi's to run a mile course through the iconic Castro district to raise money for AIDS related organizations.

Kathie Lee Gifford to Leave NBC's 'Today' Show in April

Kathie Lee Gifford to Leave NBC's 'Today' Show in April

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Dec 11
Kathie Lee Gifford will put aside her morning glass of wine and step away from NBC's "Today" show in April.


News

After 30 Years, Gay Man's Death Now Prompts $1 Million Reward

After 30 Years, Gay Man's Death Now Prompts $1 Million Reward

CRIME | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 11
For decades police in Australia regarded the mysterious death of a gay American found dead at the bottom of a cliff to be a suicide. That's all changed now - to the tune of a $1 million reward for information that brings his killers to justice.


Entertainment

 Review :: BalletX Fall Program
Philadelphia, PA

Review :: BalletX Fall Program

THEATRE | By Lewis Whittington | Dec 7
At the Wilma this month, BalletX presented their Fall Series of all premieres with ballets by Dutch choreographer Wubkje Kuindersma, Irish choreographer Marguerite Donlon and Spanish choreographer Cayetano Soto all distinctly different ballets.

 Review :: The Cher Show

Review :: The Cher Show

THEATRE | By Frank J. Avella | Dec 11
Sure, this tribute to Cher has a few good ideas, some wonderful moments, two outstanding performances and all the songs you'd expect, but what it's sorely missing is a 'raison d'etre.'


Business

In Zimbabwe's Crisis, 'We Cannot Talk of Christmas Anymore'

In Zimbabwe's Crisis, 'We Cannot Talk of Christmas Anymore'

FINANCE | By Farai Mutsaka | Dec 11
The holiday mood is not catching on in a country where a currency crisis has forced people to risk jail time to buy basics such as medicine and food. Many Zimbabweans navigate from one currency to another, often tapping the black market.


Technology

Hertz, Clear Partner to Speed Rentals with Biometric Scans

Hertz, Clear Partner to Speed Rentals with Biometric Scans

PERSONAL TECH | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Dec 11
Hertz said Tuesday it is teaming up with Clear, the maker of biometric screening kiosks found at many airports, in an effort to slash the time it takes to pick up a rental car.


Finance

Need Health Insurance? Deadline is December 15

Need Health Insurance? Deadline is December 15

HEALTH | By Michelle Andrews | Dec 10
The annual open-enrollment period for people who buy their own insurance on the Affordable Care Act's marketplaces ends Dec. 15 in most states.


Cars

Insider Q&A: Zero Motorcycles' CEO on Tax Credits, Rivals

Insider Q&A: Zero Motorcycles' CEO on Tax Credits, Rivals

AUTO NEWS | By Marcy Gordon | Dec 10
Sam Paschel is the CEO of Zero Motorcycles Inc., a privately-held company based in Scotts Valley, California, that designs and makes electric motorcycles and powertrains.


Style

5 Stylish Gifts for Guys Under $100

5 Stylish Gifts for Guys Under $100

FASHION | By Andrew Villagomez | Dec 11
We're in full-on holiday mode, and if you haven't completed your shopping, now is the time to kick it into high gear. Check out these five curated items that all come in under $100 for your favorite guy.


Travel

Discovering Guanajuato's Courtyard Gardens

Discovering Guanajuato's Courtyard Gardens

By Kim Curtis | Dec 11
Step off the dusty cobblestone streets and peek behind nondescript, weather-worn, faded, even grimy brick facades, and encounter the startlingly beautiful courtyard gardens of this central Mexican colonial town.


Nightlife

Toys Party @ Chelsea Pier 60 NYC :: December 9, 2018

Toys Party @ Chelsea Pier 60 NYC :: December 9, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Dec 11
Robby Browne, Chris Kann and David Tufts held their 33rd annual Toys Party at Chelsea Pier 60 with special guests Mike Bloomberg, Mariska Hargitay, Lorraine Bracco and Don Lemon.