Gay Los Angeles: The Latest

Los Angeles, CA

League of Women Voters CoSponsors WeHo Candidate Forum

NEWS | By EDGE | Jan 17
In anticipation of the upcoming municipal election, the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a candidate forum for West Hollywood City Council candidates, on Wed., January 18 at the West Hollywood City Council Chambers.

Czech Man in Thailand Arrested for Alleged Sexual Offense

| Jan 18
Thai police say they have arrested a Czech man in Phuket who is believed to be infected with HIV and is wanted by Interpol for alleged sexual offenses against minors back home.

Orlando Gunman's Widow Due in Court for Talks on Transfer

| By Eric Tucker and Paul Elias | Jan 18
The widow of the Pulse gay club gunman knew about the attack ahead of time and then hindered the investigation when she lied to FBI agents after the shooting, say prosecutors who will be in a California court to discuss transferring her to Florida.

Watch: Al Franken Destroys Betsy DeVos Over Conversion Therapy Support

| Jan 18
President-elect Donald Trump's pick for education secretary Betsy DeVos has been grilled by Congress this week and received some harsh questioning from Senator Al Franken (D-MN), who called the wealthy Republican out for her support of conversion therapy.

'Teen Wolf' Star Tyler Posey Victim of Alleged Nude Video Leak

| Jan 18
A nude video allegedly of "Teen Wolf" star Tyler Posey has gone viral this week, making the actor the latest celeb to have sensitive content leak online.

Tourists Flee Gambia As Violence Looms

| By Abdoulie John | Jan 18
More than 1,000 mainly British and Dutch tourists began leaving the tiny West African nation on specially chartered flights. Hundreds were streaming into the airport, seeking information on departures.

Jerry Seinfeld Series, Specials Coming to Netflix Under Deal

| Jan 18
Jerry Seinfeld and Netflix have announced a deal that will bring the star's interview show "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" to the streaming service later this year.

Inaugural Speech is Trump's Time to Rise to the Moment

| By Nancy Benac | Jan 18
Tradition suggests it's time for Donald Trump to set aside the say-anything speaking style and rise to the inaugural moment.

George H.W. Bush Hospitalized for Shortness of Breath

| Jan 18
Former President George H.W. Bush was taken to the hospital over the weekend for shortness of breath and the 92-year-old is responding well to treatments, his spokesman said Wednesday.

Final Ringling Bros. Show at Nassau Coliseum Sells Out

| Jan 18
Officials with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey say the iconic traveling circus' final show at the newly renovated Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island is sold out.

Orlando Releases New Photos of Pulse After Attack

| Jan 18
New photos released by the city of Orlando show where officers breached one of Pulse nightclub's walls to free people trapped inside during the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history.


Entertainment

Los Angeles, CA

'The Last Five Years' :: Meeting in the Middle

THEATRE | By Tony Reverditto | Jan 14
In a nutshell, "The Last Five Years" is an intimately powerful musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. La Mirada Theatre's Tom McCoy told us all about it.

Claire Danes on What's Ahead in 'Homeland' Season 6

| Jan 18
"Homeland," Showtime's number one drama series, is gearing up for its sixth season premiere this weekend. It focuses on the aftermath of a presidential election.


Business

As Robots Take Jobs, Europeans Mull Free Money for All

| By John Leicester | Jan 18
The radical notion that governments should hand out free money to everyone - rich and poor, those who work and those who don't - is slowly but surely gaining ground in Europe.


Finance

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

| 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

Auto Show Concepts: Would You Build Them or Forget Them?

| By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 17
Car companies don't just show current models at auto shows. They also unveil prototypes that could be built in the future.


Style

Coffee and a Slice? 7-Eleven Launches Breakfast Pizza

| Jan 18
The convenience store chain says that it combines the convenience of eating leftover pizza for the first meal of the day with traditional breakfast foods.


Health/Fitness

New Report Finds Benefits and Risks of Marijuana

| Jan 18
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine published a new report on the health effects of marijuana, looking at more than 10,000 studies about medical and recreational use.


Travel

Beware of Sneaker Waves

| By Andrew Selsky | Jan 18
A storm far out to sea, even across the Pacific, often generates such a wave. As it moves through the broad surf zone and over the gentle slope approaching Oregon's coast, one wave can catch up with another, combining forces to generate dangerous waves.


Nightlife

Los Angeles, CA

LA Mr. Leather 2017 Contest @ Eagle LA :: January 14, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jan 16
The infamous Eagle LA bar in Silverlake had it's annual Mr. Leather contest. Leather, Levi's and hot men all thrown into one contest? You can count EDGE in.

Gay8 Festival 2017 :: January 1, 2017

| Jan 17
The Gay8 Festival was held on Little Havana's Calle Ocho, with headliner performer Lucy Grau.