Few Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Issued in North Dakota

NEWS | Dec 1
A check of counties shows that there isn't a big rush to wedlock by same-sex couples in North Dakota.

Climate Talks Get Down to Tough Business of Compromise

NEWS | By Sylvie Corbet and ANgela Charlton | Dec 1
From deserts encroaching on African farmland to rising sea levels shrinking islands of the South Pacific, leaders of poor nations most affected by climate change shared their stories of global warming with leaders of some of the richest on Tuesday.

'Hot Cop of the Castro' Arrested for Hit-And-Run in San Fran

NEWS | Dec 1
A renowned San Francisco police officer was placed on medical leave before he was arrested on suspicion of hit-and-run and will be suspended when he is eligible to return to duty, authorities said Monday.

US Marine Found Guilty of Killing Transgender Filipino

NEWS | By Jim Gomez and Teresa Cerojano | Dec 1
A Philippine court on Tuesday convicted a U.S. Marine of killing a Filipino last year after he discovered she was a transgender woman in a hotel while he was on a break after participating in joint military exercises in the country.

'12 Days of Christmas' Items Top $34K, Up 0.6 Percent

NEWS | By Joe Mandak | Dec 1
The cost of 10 lords a-leaping increased 3% over last year, but nine of the other 12 gifts listed in the carol "The Twelve Days of Christmas" stayed the same price as last year, according to the 32nd annual PNC Wealth Management Christmas Price Index.

Watch: NSFW Cazwell's Sweet Latin Trap Beat, '¡Spicy!' Is an Ode to the Culo

Shot entirely on an iPhone 6, Cazwell's music video for "¡Spicy!," the latest track from his "Hard 2 B Fresh" album, is fun and psychedelic with lots of bright colors and playful visuals.

Talking With the Men Behind 'The Lady in the Van'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Dec 1
In the early '70s an aged woman parked her van outside the London home of writer Alan Bennett & stayed for years. He later wrote a play about the experience, which is now a film starring Maggie Smith. EDGE spoke with the men behind the film.

'You Are Not Alone' Looks at HIV and Mental Health Among LGBT POCs

On Wednesday, December 2, at 6 p.m., join your community for a screening of the documentary, "You Are Not Alone," and a panel discussion "HIV and Mental Health of LGBT People of Color."

Dying Words Chronicles Life and Impact of Jeffrey Schmalz

NEWS | By EDGE | Dec 1
On December 1, "Dying Words: The AIDS Reporting of Jeff Schmalz and How It Transformed The New York Times," will be released to coincide with World AIDS Day.

amfAR's New HIV Cure Research Institute Targets 2020 for Basis of Cure

NEWS | Nov 30
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, today announced the establishment of the amfAR Institute for HIV Cure Research. The aim of the Institute will be to develop the scientific basis of a cure for HIV by the end of 2020.


Pope: There are Bigger Issues Than Condoms and HIV

RELIGION | By Nicole Winfield | Nov 30
Pope Francis has dismissed a question about whether condoms can be condoned in the fight against AIDS by saying there are more important issues confronting the world, like malnutrition, environmental exploitation and the lack of safe drinking water.


Kitty Power: Cats Luring Tourists Back to Brussels

FINANCE | By Maria Cheng | Dec 1
After a five-day lockdown prompted by the maximum security alert, Brussels officials are attempting to entice back tourists. Their secret weapon? Cats.


How to Make Sure Your Green Home Upgrades Pay Off

Investing in making your home more energy efficient can help the environment, lower your utility bills and possibly help you fetch a higher sale price.


How Can People Safely Take Control from A Self-Driving Car?

AUTO NEWS | By Justin Pritchard | Nov 30
New cars that can steer and brake themselves risk lulling people in the driver's seat into a false sense of security - and even to sleep. One way to keep people alert may be providing distractions that are now illegal.


Pacha NYC to Close Doors After Ten Year Run

PARTIES | Nov 30
Partygoers in Gotham will have one less place to go dancing in 2016. After a ten-year run award-winning mega-club and EDM marathon house, Pacha will close its doors for good.