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Two Young Men Find Romance in Italy
San Francisco, CA

Two Young Men Find Romance in Italy

ARTS & CULTURE | By David Lamble | Dec 17
Romantic Italian director Luca Guadagnino's "Call Me by Your Name" provides LGBTQ filmgoers with a delicious boy-meets-boy romance.

ACRIA's Holiday Dinner with GMHC Raises $375K for Programs

ACRIA's Holiday Dinner with GMHC Raises $375K for Programs

NEWS | Dec 18
On December 14, ACRIA held its 22nd annual signature winter fundraising event, raising $375,000 to fund ACRIA's lifesaving HIV/AIDS programs.

Trump Unveils Details of 'America First' Security Strategy

Trump Unveils Details of 'America First' Security Strategy

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire and Hope Yen | Dec 18
President Donald Trump declared a new national security strategy on Monday, stressing the "America first" message of his 2016 campaign and faulting previous U.S. leaders for failing to measure up to it and look out for the nation's citizens.

Sarah Palin's Son Track Arrested on Domestic Violence Claims

Sarah Palin's Son Track Arrested on Domestic Violence Claims

NEWS | Dec 18
Police arrested the oldest son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin on charges related to domestic violence for the second time in as many years.

Goodbye 2017, and Take Your Unicorns with You

Goodbye 2017, and Take Your Unicorns with You

NEWS | By Leanne Italie | Dec 18
Highlights of the things we're over in 2017,

Sarah Paulson's Cinematic Moment (Thanks to Steven Spielberg)

Sarah Paulson's Cinematic Moment (Thanks to Steven Spielberg)

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Dec 18
Sarah Paulson had a bucket list moment when Steven Spielberg asked her to take a featured role in "The Post," his political drama coming to theaters for Christmas. EDGE spoke to Paulson about her role in the film & her relationship with Holland Taylor.

Amtrak Train Hurtles Off Overpass; at Least 6 People Killed

Amtrak Train Hurtles Off Overpass; at Least 6 People Killed

NEWS | By Rachel La Corte | Dec 18
An Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a faster new route hurtled off an overpass Monday near Tacoma and spilled some of its cars onto the highway below, killing at least six people, authorities said.

Employers Can Offer Low-Cost Fertility Benefits & Healthcare

Employers Can Offer Low-Cost Fertility Benefits & Healthcare

NEWS | Dec 18
Drug- and hormone-free, the Conception Kit helps put couples in charge of their fertility and makes it easier for companies to support them on their path to conception.

Report Shows Negatives of Removing Global AIDS Coordinator

Report Shows Negatives of Removing Global AIDS Coordinator

NEWS | Dec 18
Moving the Office of Global AIDS Coordinator, which oversees PEPFAR, from the State Dept. would negatively effect the global fight against HIV/AIDS, says a new report.

US Judge Steps Down After Accusations of Sexual Misconduct

US Judge Steps Down After Accusations of Sexual Misconduct

NEWS | Dec 18
A prominent U.S. appeals court judge announced his retirement Monday days after women alleged he subjected them to inappropriate sexual conduct or comments.

Survey Finds Americans Fall Victim to Common Cold Myths

Survey Finds Americans Fall Victim to Common Cold Myths

A survey released today from the Merck Manuals found that 88% of Americans are confident when it comes to treating cold symptoms, yet still buy into age-old myths.


Entertainment

Jackie Beat :: Wickedly Funny Holiday Wit with LA's Satire Song Queen
San Francisco, CA

Jackie Beat :: Wickedly Funny Holiday Wit with LA's Satire Song Queen

THEATER | By Jim Gladstone | Dec 14
"If I had to define myself as more of a performer or a writer, I'd choose writer," says the thoughtful 52-year-old who will appear at Oasis on Sunday, December 17, as his outrageous alter-ego, drag star Jackie Beat.

 Review :: Game Of Thrones - The Complete Seventh Season

Review :: Game Of Thrones - The Complete Seventh Season

TELEVISION | Dec 18
You know you want to watch it (again)...


Business

Sign-Ups show Health Law's Staying Power in Trump Era

Sign-Ups show Health Law's Staying Power in Trump Era

FINANCE | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Dec 18
A deadline burst of sign-ups after a tumultuous year for the Obama health law has revealed continued demand for the program's subsidized individual health plans. But the Affordable Care Act's troubles aren't over.


Technology

Microsoft Updates Bing Search to Highlight Reputable Results

Microsoft Updates Bing Search to Highlight Reputable Results

PERSONAL TECH | By Matt O'Brien | Dec 18
Microsoft's Bing search engine, powered by artificial intelligence, now offers features that summarize the two opposing sides of contentious questions, or measure how many reputable sources are behind a given answer.


Finance

Splurged on an Expensive Gift? Don't Forget to Insure It

Splurged on an Expensive Gift? Don't Forget to Insure It

HOME | By Lacie Glover, NerdWallet | Dec 18
Insurance might be the least exciting thing about surprising your loved one with a valuable gift this holiday - but don't let it fall off your priority list.


Cars

Toyota Planning 10 Purely Electric Vehicles by 2020s

Toyota Planning 10 Purely Electric Vehicles by 2020s

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Dec 18
Toyota plans to offer more than 10 purely electric vehicle models in its lineup by the early 2020s, marking the Japanese automaker's commitment to that growing technology sector.


Style

Last Seating: Trader Vic's Maitre d' Retires After 57 Years

Last Seating: Trader Vic's Maitre d' Retires After 57 Years

FOOD/DRINK | By Eric Risberg | Dec 18
She's worn a gardenia in her hair every day since she started working in 1960 at Trader Vic's, the legendary home of mai tai cocktails. But now Claudette Lum is about to preside over her final seating as a maitre d' at the tiki-themed restaurant.


Health/Fitness

Cat Named D-O-G Is Star Trainer for Support Dogs

Cat Named D-O-G Is Star Trainer for Support Dogs

HEALTH | Dec 18
One of the top dogs at a St. Louis training center is a black and white cat named D-O-G, who does his part helping teach canines for important jobs assisting people with disabilities.


Nightlife

On the Tab :: Dec. 14 - 21
San Francisco, CA

On the Tab :: Dec. 14 - 21

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 14
Enjoy holiday events, and some that aren't. Because we all have choices in our faith decisions ... for now.

Sleigh Toys For Tots @ Valanni Restaurant Philly

Sleigh Toys For Tots @ Valanni Restaurant Philly

PHOTO ALBUMS | Dec 14
Valanni held their annual Toys for Tots event that was super-sized to include Bravo's Teresa Giudice from the RHONJ and friends from PhiladelphiaStyle! The host and Emcee was Brittany Lynn and featured Iris Spectre, Aloe Vera and Lady Geisha.