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Watch: Trans Woman, Partner Say Bullet Smashed Their Window

Watch: Trans Woman, Partner Say Bullet Smashed Their Window

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 30

A transgender woman and her partner say they think it was a bullet that shattered one of their windows. It's the latest in a string of attacks on their home and property.

Watch: Tyler Posey Reads Fans' Thirstiest Tweets About Him

Watch: Tyler Posey Reads Fans' Thirstiest Tweets About Him

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 30

Tyler Posey participated in BuzzFeed's popular "___ Read Thirsty Tweets" game earlier this month in which celebs...read extremely thirsty tweets written by fans.

'Watchmen's' Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Recalls the 'Blenis' Seen Round the World

'Watchmen's' Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Recalls the 'Blenis' Seen Round the World

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 30

The big surprise on HBO's Emmy-winning "Watchmen" was that actor Yahya Abdul-Mateen II was revealed to be the powerful Dr. Manhattan. The actor recalls his comfort level with shooting the nude scene that introduced his 'blenis'.

Out Football Star Jake Bain Says His Father Abused Him, Others

Out Football Star Jake Bain Says His Father Abused Him, Others

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 30

Jake Bain, the former division one football star who famously played as an out athlete before quitting the sport last year, said in a tweet that his father abused him and others sexually.

Hayley Williams Addresses Former Paramore Guitarist's Homophobic Comments

Hayley Williams Addresses Former Paramore Guitarist's Homophobic Comments

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 30

On Wednesday, Hayley Williams, lead singer of rock band Paramore, addressed homophobic comments allegedly made by a former guitarist on social media.

Harry Styles Feeds Fish, Has Tea with Super Fan's Father

Harry Styles Feeds Fish, Has Tea with Super Fan's Father

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 30

On Wednesday, a Harry Styles superfan went viral because of a picture of the pop star feeding her fish... while she wasn't home.

Orlando's Parliament House to Close, Reopen in New Location

Orlando's Parliament House to Close, Reopen in New Location

TRAVEL | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 30

Parliament House, a popular gay nightclub and resort in Orlando, announced it is closing its current location next month and will reopen in a new location soon.

Joe Biden Says He Will Pass Equality Act in First 100 Days as President

Joe Biden Says He Will Pass Equality Act in First 100 Days as President

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 30

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden says if he prevails in the upcoming election, he will dedicate himself to passing the long-sought Equality Act within his first 100 days in the Oval Office.

BBC Bans Reporters from Pride, Trans Events

BBC Bans Reporters from Pride, Trans Events

BUSINESS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 30

The BBC, responding to criticism that it has a liberal bias, has instituted stricter "impartiality" rules that now mean staffers cannot attend Pride marches, trans rights rallies, or other "controversial" demonstrations.

Two Same-Sex Couples in Military Marry in First for Taiwan

Two Same-Sex Couples in Military Marry in First for Taiwan

NEWS | By Huizhong Wu | Oct 30

Two lesbian couples tied the knot in a mass wedding held by Taiwan's military on Friday in a historic celebration with their peers.

News

LGBTQs Suffering More as Pandemic Sharpens Disparities

LGBTQs Suffering More as Pandemic Sharpens Disparities

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 30

From HIV testing to mental health services to LGTBQ youth having what they need to thrive, the COVID-19 pandemic may be having more serious effects on sexual minorities than on heterosexuals and cisgender people.

Entertainment

Making Art Out of Life :: Matt Fifer on 'Cicada'

Making Art Out of Life :: Matt Fifer on 'Cicada'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 30

One of the films that's made a splash at this year's LGBTQ festivals is the Matt Fifer co-written and co-directed "Cicada," drawn from the lives of its two lead actors. Fifer chats with EDGE about facing life demons with art.

Finance

Trump Rule Requires Health Plans to Disclose Costs Up Front

Trump Rule Requires Health Plans to Disclose Costs Up Front

FINANCE | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Oct 29

Trying to pull back the veil on health care costs to encourage competition, the Trump administration on Thursday finalized a requirement for insurers to tell consumers up front the actual prices for common tests and procedures.

Cars

VW Recalls Jettas to Fix Fuel Leaks that Can Cause Fires

VW Recalls Jettas to Fix Fuel Leaks that Can Cause Fires

CARS | Oct 28

Volkswagen is recalling more than 218,000 Jetta sedans in the U.S. to fix a fuel leak problem that can cause fires. The recall covers certain cars from the 2016 through 2018 model years.

Style

All Potatoes Are Not Created Equal

All Potatoes Are Not Created Equal

STYLE | By Melissa Gellert | Oct 30

A private chef and nutritional consultant tackles the great potato debate. And it's not "po-tae-to po-tah-to."

Travel

Greater Palm Springs: Where Every Day Is a SUN Day

Greater Palm Springs: Where Every Day Is a SUN Day

SPONSORED CONTENT | Oct 29

EDGE takes a closer look at some of the best hotels, restaurants and activities in Greater Palm Springs, so you can start planning your vacation with ease.