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Homophobia Study Shows Perception, Reality 'Disconnect'

Homophobia Study Shows Perception, Reality 'Disconnect'

NEWS | By Dennis Passa | Jun 20
Researchers say a survey of players in the Australian Ice Hockey League shows homophobic language is often used but that an even higher percentage of competitors would make a gay player feel welcome.

Animated Videos: Boy Scouts' New Tactic to Fight Sex Abuse

Animated Videos: Boy Scouts' New Tactic to Fight Sex Abuse

NEWS | By David Crary | Jun 20
Under financial pressure from sex-abuse litigation, the Boy Scouts are seeking to bolster their abuse-prevention efforts with a new awareness program featuring cartoon videos that will be provided to more than 1.2 million Cub Scouts across the nation.

Police Shooting Poses Buttigieg's Biggest 2020 Challenge Yet

Police Shooting Poses Buttigieg's Biggest 2020 Challenge Yet

NEWS | By Sara Burnett | Jun 20
Mayor Pete Buttigieg stood before newly sworn police officers to welcome them to the city's ranks, just as he has more than a dozen times since taking office.

'Toy Story' Lives on, but Should it have?

'Toy Story' Lives on, but Should it have?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Jun 20
Like "Casablanca," ''Toy Story 3" concluded with the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Biden's Words on Segregationist Senators Draw Rivals' Fire

Biden's Words on Segregationist Senators Draw Rivals' Fire

NEWS | By Bill Barrow and Elana Schor | Jun 20
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is dismissing calls to apologize for saying that the Senate "got things done" with "civility" even when the body included segregationists with whom he disagreed.

10-Year-Old Girl Completes Yosemite El Capitan Climb

10-Year-Old Girl Completes Yosemite El Capitan Climb

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Olga R. Rodriguez | Jun 20
A 10-year-old Colorado girl scaled Yosemite National Park's El Capitan and may have become the youngest person to climb one of the most celebrated and challenging peaks in the world.

Watch: 'Naked and Afraid' Features First Trans Contestant

Watch: 'Naked and Afraid' Features First Trans Contestant

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sam Cronin | Jun 19
The Discovery Channel show "Naked and Afraid" featured its first transgender contestant, Quince Mountain, a National Guard vet and arctic dog sledder.

Providence Illuminated Nighttime Pride Parade :: June 15, 2019

Providence Illuminated Nighttime Pride Parade :: June 15, 2019

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 19
EDGE captured the excitement as a huge crowd came out and saw a Pride Parade that was the biggest one Providence has ever had.

Man Charged in Threat to Kill Gays at St. Louis Pride Parade

Man Charged in Threat to Kill Gays at St. Louis Pride Parade

NEWS | Jun 19
A suburban St. Louis man accused of telling organizers of the city's Pride parade that he would shoot and kill as many gays as possible at the LGBTQ celebration before turning the gun on himself has been charged with making a terrorist threat.

Cracker Barrel Bars Church Event Over LGBT Execution Remarks

Cracker Barrel Bars Church Event Over LGBT Execution Remarks

NEWS | Jun 19
Cracker Barrel says it won't host an event by a Tennessee church whose pastor was a detective who preached that the government should execute gay people.


News

Pew Research Reveals Bi Adults Less Likely To Be Out than Gays and Lesbians

Pew Research Reveals Bi Adults Less Likely To Be Out than Gays and Lesbians

PRIDE | By Sam Cronin | Jun 19
A new Pew Research Center article> analyzing Stanford University data revealed that bisexual adults are "much less less likely than gays and lesbians to be 'out' to the important people in their lives."


Entertainment

Pop Culturing: 'Euphoria,' on HBO & Starring Zendya, is a Gen Z Nightmare

Pop Culturing: 'Euphoria,' on HBO & Starring Zendya, is a Gen Z Nightmare

TELEVISION | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 19
HBO's new series "Euphoria," starring Zendya, pushes the boundaries of the teen drama genre, becoming one of the most provocative, explicit and controversial shows of 2019.


Business

Retired Oklahoma Judge to Mediate Opioid Settlement Funds

Retired Oklahoma Judge to Mediate Opioid Settlement Funds

LEGAL | Jun 20
A former Oklahoma State Supreme Court justice will attempt to resolve a dispute over how to disburse an $85 million settlement of a state lawsuit with Teva Pharmaceuticals.


Finance

Dropped From Health Insurance Without Warning: Was it Legal?

Dropped From Health Insurance Without Warning: Was it Legal?

HEALTH | By Julie Appleby | Jun 10
Tens of thousands of Americans each year are dropped by their insurers over payment issues, sometimes with little or no prior warning from their insurers.


Cars

Edmunds: Fun-to-Drive New Cars for A Quarter-Life Crisis

Edmunds: Fun-to-Drive New Cars for A Quarter-Life Crisis

AUTO NEWS | By Ronald Montoya | Jun 19
If you've got some disposable income, and don't want to wait until your 40s or 50s to drive a fun car, Edmunds has picked out six vehicles under $30,000 that deliver driving excitement without breaking the bank.


Style

Ralph Lauren Received Honorary Knighthood in London

Ralph Lauren Received Honorary Knighthood in London

FASHION | Jun 20
Ralph Lauren has collected an accolade from Prince Charles and it's a doozy: Honorary Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire for Services to Fashion.


Travel

Protestors Block Tourists From Using Kauai Highway

Protestors Block Tourists From Using Kauai Highway

Jun 19
Protesters formed a human chain and blocked tourists from using a Kauai highway to access an area they said cannot support a large influx of people, according to reports.


Nightlife

Providence Pride Festival :: June 15, 2019

Providence Pride Festival :: June 15, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 18
A record number of people attended the 43rd Providence Pride Festival. With the Ladies from Ru Paul's Drag Race on stage, thousands turned out for this fun filled day.