Gay Fire Island: The Latest

Trump's Unconventional Debate Prep Skips Mock Debate

NEWS | By Jill Colvin and Jonathan Lemire | Sep 25
Since he entered the presidential race, it's been Donald Trump's style to break with convention. It's no different when it comes to debate prep.

Ted Cruz Calls His Decision to Back Trump 'Agonizing'

NEWS | Sep 25
Ted Cruz appears uncomfortable defending the man he says he'll vote for in November, Donald Trump.

New Group Launches to Combat Misinformation on HIV

NEWS | By Tucker Berardi | Sep 25
After 30 years there is still a lot of misinformation floating around about HIV. And that's where the Prevention Access Campaign comes into the picture. The recently launched organization hopes to combat false and misleading information.

Openly Gay Candidates Run for Seats in Russian Parliament

NEWS | By Brittany Ferrendi | Sep 25
They know they won't get elected, but that won't stop them from trying: Aleksei Korolyov and Bulat Barantayev, two openly gay men and longtime activists, are running for seats in Russia's Duma elections on Sept. 28.

Dolly Parton, 'Pure and Simple'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Joel Martens | Sep 25
A phenomenally successful artist and businesswoman -- and a woman still in awe, who continues to be enchanted by love and the simple, beautiful things that surround her. Dolly Parton brings all of that to this interview.

Uganda: Police Stop Gay Pride Parade Deemed Illegal

NEWS | By Rodney Muhumuza | Sep 24
Ugandan police on Saturday prevented organizers from holding a gay pride parade on the orders of a government minister who said such an event is illegal.

Police Hunt Gunman Who Killed 5 at Washington State Mall

NEWS | By Lisa Baumann and Manuel Valdes | Sep 24
Police searched Saturday for a gunman authorities said opened fire in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle, killing four females and one man, before fleeing toward an interstate on foot.

911 Transcripts: Club Gunman Said US Must Stop Syria Strikes

NEWS | By Mike Schneider | Sep 24
The gunman responsible for the worst mass shooting in US history told a police negotiator during a standoff at a Florida nightclub that the United States needed to stop its airstrikes in Syria and Iraq.

AP Source: Brad Pitt Allegations Relate to Son

ENTERTAINMENT | By Anthony McCartney | Sep 24
Allegations Brad Pitt was abusive on a private plane last week relate to the actor's treatment of his 15-year-old son, sources said Friday, as the FBI continued to gather information before determining whether to open an investigation.

Lady Gaga Posts Track List Online for 'Joanne'

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 24
Lady Gaga is introducing "Joanne" to the world.


Entertainment

Oprah on Opening of the "Moving and Profound" African American Museum

Sep 25
One of earliest supporters for the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture was Oprah Winfrey, who donated more than $20 million and is a member of its council.


Business

The Issue: Minimum Wage. The Candidates? Not Exactly Crystal Clear

By Christopher S. Rugaber | Sep 25
Raising the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $12 would lift pay for 1 in 4 employees nationwide, according to the liberal Economic Policy Institute. But it would also boost costs for employers and may slow hiring.


Technology

Waze Sets Out to Eliminate 'Tunnel Blindness' on Mobile Maps

By Michael Liedtke | Sep 25
The popular navigation app Waze is putting a new twist on the phrase "tunnel vision." It's trying to ensure drivers relying on digital maps don't lose their way when their GPS signal disappears in tunnels.


Finance

House and Home :: Finding (and Buying) Your Nest

By Joel Martens | Sep 25
The Southern California market is definitely showing signs of continued growth and strength and with the continued low interest rates, it is a great time to take advantage of homeownership.


Cars

5 Best Times to Buy A New Car

By Philip Reed, Nerdwallet Writer | Sep 25
That chill in the air signals not only the onset of autumn but also cooling auto sales. For bargain hunters, this could be a great time to get a good deal on a new car.


Style

Typecast: 5 Looks for the Sexy Silver Fox

By Matthew Wexler | Sep 24
Leave the graphic tees and flipped baseball caps behind, and amp up your look with some anchor pieces for your wardrobe that will have those puppies panting at your feet.


Travel

See the Essence of India In This Women-Only Tour

By EDGE | Sep 23
Incredible Indian Tours, subcontinent specialists since 2000, are offering their Essence of India -- Women Only tour, a small group tour through North India from October 15 to November 5, 2016 and February 11 to March 5, 2017.


Nightlife

Fire Island, NY

Lips NYC Celebrates Its Twentieth Anniversary

Sep 22
Lips, New York's ultimate drag show palace, restaurant and dining experience, celebrates twenty fabulous years next month.

4th Annual Pink Flamingo Awards @ Jungle Island :: September 22, 2016

Sep 23
The fourth annual Pink Flamingo Awards fundraising event for the LGBT Visitor Center was held at Jungle Island. Hosted by Lori Lynch, with Master of Ceremony comedian/actress Julie Goldman.