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British Actor Colin Morgan: How the Queerly Idiosyncratic 'Benjamin' Spoke to Him

British Actor Colin Morgan: How the Queerly Idiosyncratic 'Benjamin' Spoke to Him

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Jul 14
In the soon-to-be released "Benjamin," Brit actor Colin Morgan plays the queerly idiosyncratic title character — an insecure filmmaker trying to navigate his career & a new relationship with a French musician. EDGE spoke to Morgan the film.

White House-Backed Campaign Pushes Alternate Career Paths

White House-Backed Campaign Pushes Alternate Career Paths

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | Jul 14
Presidential adviser Ivanka Trump unveiled a White House-backed national ad campaign highlighting alternative ways to start a career, an initiative targeting students, mid-career workers and the millions who are now unemployed because of the coronavirus.

Watch: 'Riverdale' Star KJ Apa Goes Viral on TikTok for Quarantine Beard & Dance Moves

Watch: 'Riverdale' Star KJ Apa Goes Viral on TikTok for Quarantine Beard & Dance Moves

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 14
"Riverdale" fans are rejoicing after actor KJ Apa, who plays Archie on the CW teen drama, took to TikTok to show off his quarantine beard and wild dance movies — while shirtless, of course.

Jimmy Fallon, 'Tonight' Show Return to Studio, Sans Audience

Jimmy Fallon, 'Tonight' Show Return to Studio, Sans Audience

NEWS | By David Bauder | Jul 14
The studio is largely empty, but Jimmy Fallon is out of his home and back to the "Tonight" show stage.

Is There a Season for Heart Disease? Research Says Yes

Is There a Season for Heart Disease? Research Says Yes

A growing body of research suggests heart attacks, angina and other heart events increase during winter and summer.

Watch: Disney+ Doesn't Censor Hugh Jackman's Butt in 'X-Men' Film

Watch: Disney+ Doesn't Censor Hugh Jackman's Butt in 'X-Men' Film

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 14
Disney+, a notoriously family friendly streaming service, decided not to censor Hugh Jackman's butt in a scene from "X-Men: Days of Future Past" despite doing so for Daryl Hannah in a scene from the 1984 comedy "Splash."

Going Dutch? Netherlands ID Cards Set to Lose Gender Specifications

Going Dutch? Netherlands ID Cards Set to Lose Gender Specifications

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 14
Residents of the Netherlands will have gender-free identity cards in five years, when a new national policy - and other ID card changes - come into effect.

What is Contact Tracing, and How Does It Work With COVID-19?

What is Contact Tracing, and How Does It Work With COVID-19?

TECHNOLOGY | Jul 14
What is contact tracing, and how does it work with COVID-19?

Neighbors Allege Couple Who Pointed Guns at Protestors Sought to Keep Gays Out of Gated Community

Neighbors Allege Couple Who Pointed Guns at Protestors Sought to Keep Gays Out of Gated Community

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 14
The couple who pointed guns at passing protestors in their St. Louis gated community allegedly tried to stop gay couples from moving into the neighborhood years ago, other residents have said.

On Eve of Match, Wrestlers Attack Homophobic Remarks

On Eve of Match, Wrestlers Attack Homophobic Remarks

NEWS | Jul 14
Tomorrow the current TNT Champion wrestler Cody Rhodes is to defend his title against his out opponent Sonny Kiss, which got the ire of a homophobic Twitter fan.


News

Attorney: Indiana Hate Crime Allegation Is 'Smear Campaign'

Attorney: Indiana Hate Crime Allegation Is 'Smear Campaign'

NEWS | By Casey Smith | Jul 14
An attorney for two people accused of being involved in a reported assault on a Black man at a southern Indiana lake said Monday his clients are victims of a "smear campaign" and a "rush to judgment."



Entertainment

Review: Sturges, Stanwyck Shine in Standout Blu-ray Release of 'The Lady Eve'

Review: Sturges, Stanwyck Shine in Standout Blu-ray Release of 'The Lady Eve'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sam Cohen | Jul 14
Preston Sturges' 1941 screwball classic "The Lady Eve" is now available on Blu-ray from the Criterion Collection with a stunning new 4K digital transfer and a bevy of special features you'll want to dig into immediately.



Business

Berkeley to Consider Removing Police from Traffic Stops

Berkeley to Consider Removing Police from Traffic Stops

BUSINESS | By Janie Har | Jul 14
The politically liberal city of Berkeley in Northern California is considering a proposal to shift traffic enforcement from armed police to unarmed city workers in a bid to curb racial profiling.



Technology

Global Vaccine Plan May Allow Rich Countries to Buy More

Global Vaccine Plan May Allow Rich Countries to Buy More

TECHNOLOGY | By Maria Cheng | Jul 14
Politicians and public health leaders have committed to equitably sharing any coronavirus vaccine that works, but the top global initiative to make that happen may allow rich countries to reinforce their own stockpiles.



Finance

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Elisabeth Rosenthal | Jul 10
A COVID-19 vaccine will have an actual price tag. And given the prevailing business-centric model of American drug pricing, it could well be budget breaking, perhaps making it unavailable to many.



Cars

Edmunds: Now Is Time to Shop for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

Edmunds: Now Is Time to Shop for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

CARS | By Ronald Montoya | Jul 11
Used cars have historically been a smart alternative during an economic downturn. They don't depreciate as much as new cars and are less likely to overburden a buyer with a large loan.



Health/Fitness

White House Turns on Fauci As Trump Minimizes Virus Spike

White House Turns on Fauci As Trump Minimizes Virus Spike

TECHNOLOGY | By Jill Colvin, Jonathan Lemire, and Zeke Miller | Jul 14
With U.S. virus cases spiking and the death toll mounting, the White House is working to undercut its most trusted coronavirus expert.



Travel

Virtual Vacation: NYC Launches Curator Collection

Virtual Vacation: NYC Launches Curator Collection

TRAVEL | Jul 13
The newly launched Virtual NYC Curator Collections presents a new series of guest curators selecting their favorites from hundreds of cultural experiences currently available online.