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Getting Cannabis Concentrates Right With Roots Dispensary

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Kelsy Chauvin | Jul 23
For Roots Los Angeles in Sun Valley, it's all about attention to detail. As one of California's top cannabis retailers, Roots has zeroed in on innovative storage strategies and has a brand-new look to entice emerging consumers in this budding industry.

BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon Take Their Holiday Show on the Road

BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon Take Their Holiday Show on the Road

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 23
Global drag icons and "RuPaul's Drag Race" stars BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon are taking the stage once again in a post-apocalypse-mas extravaganza certain to make this yuletide gayer than ever!

Should Vaccinated People Mask Up With COVID-19 Cases Rising?

Should Vaccinated People Mask Up With COVID-19 Cases Rising?

NEWS | By Carla K. Johnson | Jul 23
It depends on your situation, but masking in public can provide another layer of protection and help prevent the virus from spreading to others who aren't protected.

Buttigieg Cheers Spaceflight, Says He'd Go 'in a Heartbeat'

Buttigieg Cheers Spaceflight, Says He'd Go 'in a Heartbeat'

NEWS | By Hope Yen | Jul 23
Former mayor, one-time presidential candidate, transportation secretary — future space traveler?

Hemingway Look-Alike Contest Returns to the Florida Keys

Hemingway Look-Alike Contest Returns to the Florida Keys

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 23
The 40th edition of an Ernest Hemingway look-alike contest opened Thursday night at an iconic Key West bar once frequented by the author, marking the return of a contest canceled last year amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Kanye West Unveils New Album, Jay-Z Track at Listening Event

Kanye West Unveils New Album, Jay-Z Track at Listening Event

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 23
Kanye West barely said a word during his album listening session Thursday night, but the mercurial rapper still had most attendees standing on their feet while hanging on every word of his new project.

As Tokyo Games Open, can Olympic Flame Burn Away the Funk?

As Tokyo Games Open, can Olympic Flame Burn Away the Funk?

NEWS | By Foster Klug | Jul 23
Disputed, locked down and running a year late, the Tokyo Games began at last Friday night, a multinational showcase of the finest athletes of a world fragmented by disease.

Five Arrested in Dublin Sting on Dept. Store Rest Room

Five Arrested in Dublin Sting on Dept. Store Rest Room

NEWS | Jul 22
In Dublin, a public toilet in a major department store, Marks & Spencer, has seen a number of arrests in the past month that were conducted by country's national security services.

The 'Instrument' Seen Around the World. How They Script Adam Demos' 'Sex/Life' Shower Scene

The 'Instrument' Seen Around the World. How They Script Adam Demos' 'Sex/Life' Shower Scene

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 22
It was the "instrument" seen around the world thanks to social media, and turned Adam Demos into an overnight sensation. Now Netflix reveals how the scene was scripted.

'Superbug' Fungus Spread in Two Cities, Health Officials Say

'Superbug' Fungus Spread in Two Cities, Health Officials Say

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Mike Stobbe | Jul 22
U.S. health officials said Thursday they now have evidence of an untreatable fungus spreading in two hospitals and a nursing home.

Italy to Require COVID-19 'Pass' for Many Activities

Italy to Require COVID-19 'Pass' for Many Activities

NEWS | By Frances D'Emilio | Jul 22
With daily COVID-19 cases sharply rising again, Italy will soon require people to have passes reflecting their health status to access gyms, museums, movie theaters, the inside of restaurants and other venues.


News

9 Arrested in Maryland May 20 'Operation,' 4 Charged with 'Perverted Sexual Practice'

9 Arrested in Maryland May 20 'Operation,' 4 Charged with 'Perverted Sexual Practice'

CRIME | Jul 22
The Washington Blade reported a Maryland county's sheriff office arrested four men on a charge of Perverted Sexual Practice under the state's sodomy law during a May 20 raid on the Bush River Books & Video store.


Business

US Airlines Say COVID-19 Variants Aren't Hurting Bookings

US Airlines Say COVID-19 Variants Aren't Hurting Bookings

By David Koenig | Jul 22
Rising concern about the fast-spreading delta variant of COVID-19 is creating turbulence for the stocks of big travel companies, but airline executives say they don't see any slowdown in ticket sales.


Technology

Probe: Journalists, Activists Among Firm's Spyware Targets

Probe: Journalists, Activists Among Firm's Spyware Targets

PERSONAL TECH | By Frank Bajak | Jul 18
An investigation by a global media consortium provides further evidence that military-grade malware from Israel-based NSO Group is being used to spy on journalists and others.


Finance

8 Life Events When Couples Should Revisit Their Finances

8 Life Events When Couples Should Revisit Their Finances

By Lisa Rowan | Jul 22
Money discussions at the start of your relationship may have taken place years ago; your financial situation has probably changed considerably since then.


Cars

How Commercial Auto Insurance Works

How Commercial Auto Insurance Works

AUTO NEWS | By Lucy Lazarony | Jul 23
Whether your business fleet is big or small, you'll need to insure the vehicles that you use for business purposes.


Style

Smells Like Summer: Our Favorite New Scents of the Season

Smells Like Summer: Our Favorite New Scents of the Season

GROOMING | By Andrew Villagomez | Jul 22
New summer scents have arrived just in time for your next snuggle session. Remember, a little goes a long way. Here are EDGE's top picks for the best summer fragrances of 2021.


Health/Fitness

A Chilling Cure: Facing Killer Heat, ERs Use Body Bags to Save Lives

A Chilling Cure: Facing Killer Heat, ERs Use Body Bags to Save Lives

HEALTH | By JoNel Aleccia | Jul 22
Doctors in the Pacific Northwest have resorted to a grim but practical tool to save lives: human body bags filled with ice and water.


Travel

Small Business Lifted by Return of Summer Tourists

Small Business Lifted by Return of Summer Tourists

By Mae Anderson | Jul 22
Small businesses in the U.S. that depend on tourism and vacationers say business is bouncing back, as Americans rebook postponed trips and spend freely on food, entertainment and souvenirs.


Nightlife

San Diego Pride Closing Party  #United We Groove :: July 18, 2021

San Diego Pride Closing Party #United We Groove :: July 18, 2021

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 21
Happy Dark Productions set sail on the San Diego Bay for their annual San Diego Pride closing party. Everyone danced the day and night away before headliner Todrick Hall closed out the night.