Monday, Jul 22, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Monday, Jul 22, 2024

Harris Looks to Lock Up Democratic Nomination after Biden Steps Aside, Reordering 2024 Race

Harris Looks to Lock Up Democratic Nomination after Biden Steps Aside, Reordering 2024 Race

Vice President Kamala Harris moved swiftly to lock up Democratic delegates behind her campaign for the White House after President Joe Biden stepped aside amid concerns from within their own party that he would be unable to defeat Republican Donald Trump.

by Zeke Miller and Seung Min Kim | 5 hours ago

News

New Hampshire Gov. Sununu Signs Bill Banning Transgender Girls from Girls' Sports
New Hampshire Gov. Sununu Signs Bill Banning Transgender Girls from Girls' Sports

Republican Gov. Chris Sununu of New Hampshire has signed a bill that would ban transgender athletes in grades 5-12 from teams that align with their gender...

Jul 21

How Olympics Opening Ceremony Artistic Director Thomas Jolly is Capturing the Essence of France
How Olympics Opening Ceremony Artistic Director Thomas Jolly is Capturing the Essence of France

In a luxurious hotel room on the 16th floor, overlooking the heart of Paris and the iconic Seine River, Thomas Jolly prepares for the grand spectacle that will...

by Tom Nouvian | Jul 21

Culture

Maxime Charron: Flying High in Cirque du Soleil's 'OVO'
Maxime Charron: Flying High in Cirque du Soleil's 'OVO'

In Cirque du Soleil's revamped "OVO," duo-trapeze artist Maxime Charron flies high as a flea in this insect-inspired show. He gets an assist from his...

Jul 21

Performer Timo Nuñez is All About His Mustache in New Thirst Trap
Performer Timo Nuñez is All About His Mustache in New Thirst Trap

Dancer and artist Timo Nuñez took to Instagram over the weekend to show off his mustache – as well as his six-pack.

Jul 20

Pride

Racer Lewis Hamilton Applauds Ex-F1 Star Ralf Schumacher for Coming Out
Racer Lewis Hamilton Applauds Ex-F1 Star Ralf Schumacher for Coming Out

Hamilton said Schumacher's decision to come out as gay "sends such a positive message."

by Emell Adolphus | Jul 19

Support for Same-Sex Marriage Decreasing, According to New Data
Support for Same-Sex Marriage Decreasing, According to New Data

According to a new Gallup report, support for same-sex marriage is especially on the decline among Republican voters.

by Emell Adolphus | Jul 7

Media

EDGE Now: Queer Olympians
EDGE Now: Queer Olympians

Get ready for the upcoming Olympics as we highlight some of our favorite queer athletes competing for gold! Tune in to this episode of EDGE Now, brought to you...

Jul 11

IndepenDANCE @ Pines Club Fire Island
IndepenDANCE @ Pines Club Fire Island

The theme for this year's fabulous IndepenDANCE was Cher Nobyl and, as always, it was NOT to be missed. Held at the Pines Club, the event featured DJ's Scott...

by Wilsonmodels | Jul 10

EDGE RECOMMENDS

Trump Injured But 'Fine' After Attempted Assassination at Rally, Shooter and One Attendee Are Dead

by Julie Carr Smyth, Jill Colvin, Colleen Long, Michael Balsamo, Eric Tucker and Michelle L. Price

Former President Donald Trump was the target of an apparent assassination attempt Saturday at a Pennsylvania rally, days before he was to accept the Republican nomination for a third time.