Gay Los Angeles: The Latest

College Student's X-Rated Cucumber Reply to Kanye Tweet Goes Viral

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 12
A Colombian college student's x-rated reply about a cucumber to a tweet by Kanye West went viral this week.

Dan Savage to Gay Republicans: 'F*ck Off and Shut Up'

NEWS | Feb 12
According to Dan Savage, with Log Cabin Republicans it doesn't get better.

Cruz Pulls Anti-Rubio Ad Starring Soft Porn Goddess

NEWS | Feb 12
A Ted Cruz campaign ad intended to slam the conservative credentials of opponent Marco Rubio misfired this week when it was learned that one of the actors who appeared in the spot had a softcore porn past.

New York Fashion Week: Kanye and BCBG

STYLE | By Leanne Italie, Jocelyn Noveck | Feb 12
We're all over New York Fashion Week, from the runway designs to the celebrity-filled front rows. Here are some highlights from Thursday's opening day.

Utah Panel OKs Bill Adding LGBT Protections to Hate Crime Law

NEWS | By Michelle L. Price | Feb 12
A proposal to add protections for gay and transgender people to the Utah's hate crime law cleared its first test Thursday when it was approved on a 5-1 vote by a Senate committee.

EU Is Poised to Restrict Passport-Free Travel

NEWS | By Derek Gatopoulos, Raf Casert | Feb 12
Documents seen by The Associated Press show that European Union countries are poised to restrict passport-free travel by invoking an emergency rule for two years due to the migration crisis.

Lamar Odom Makes Appearance at Kanye West Fashion Show

NEWS | Feb 12
Lamar Odom made his public return at brother-in-law Kanye West's New York Fashion Week show on Thursday.

Zika Update: Interview with IOC Medical Chief

NEWS | By Stephen Wilson | Feb 12
Seeking to allay fears over the Zika outbreak, the IOC medical director said "everything that can be done is being done" to combat the virus in Brazil and provide safe conditions for athletes at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

As Nominee Faces Heat, Maine Governor Picks Himself Instead

NEWS | By Tom Bell | Feb 12
Maine Gov. Paul LePage figured Democrats would shoot down his choice for education commissioner, so he withdrew the nomination. And on Thursday, he named himself to lead the department instead.

Cliven Bundy to Remain in Jail in 2014 Nevada Standoff Case

NEWS | Feb 12
The father of the jailed leader of a group that occupied an Oregon federal wildlife refuge was charged Thursday by federal authorities with leading a tense April 2014 armed standoff with Bureau of Land Management agents near his ranch in Nevada.


News

Ga. House OKs Protection for Clergy to Refuse Gay Marriage

By Kathleen Foody | Feb 12
Georgia lawmakers on Thursday approved a bill explicitly stating that religious officials can refuse to perform gay marriages, their first significant action on a variety of proposals creating legal exemptions for same-sex marriage opponents.


Entertainment

Blu-ray/DVD Review :: Zoolander 2

By Padraic Maroney | Feb 12
Derek Zoolander returns to the world of fashion, but it's the real celebrities that make this sequel worth watching.


Business

Double the Chaos: Amped-Up Funds Flourish Amid Turmoil

By Stan Choe | Feb 12
Investors in search of supercharged returns are plugging more dollars into investments that aim to give double or even triple the daily returns of boring old index funds. But even the companies behind these investments warn that they're not for everyone.


Technology

Obama Seeks Cybersecurity Boost to Replace 'Ancient' Tech

By Tami Abdollah | Feb 12
President Barack Obama said Tuesday he is asking Congress for $3.1 billion to update the government's archaic computer systems to protect them from cyberattacks as part of a new, centralized effort to boost cybersecurity.


Style

6 Libations for a Seductive Valentine's Day

By Kristen Siebecker | Feb 12
EDGE has compiled a colorific selection that spans all the major liquor groups to help you and your beloved loosen your lips. Let's take a look through our rose-colored cocktail glasses!


Travel

Passes for PTown's INDEPENDENCE 2016 On Sale Now

Feb 11
The Crown & Anchor, Provincetown's premier destination for events and entertainment, is pleased to announce passes for the week long 4th of July celebration, INDEPENDENCE 2016 are now on sale