Gay Indianapolis: The Latest

Scams & Waste Loom as Charity Millions Donated After Orlando

NEWS | By Jeff Donn | Aug 27
The more than 430 fundraisers posted on the GoFundMe website after the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando have exposed weaknesses inherent in these popular do-it-yourself charity campaigns: waste, questionable intentions and little oversight.

Nevada Becomes One of Trump's Big Hopes for Swing State Win

NEWS | By Nicholas Riccardi | Aug 27
Russ Wheeler bears the financial scars of Nevada's lost decade, and he hopes Donald Trump can heal them.

'Finding Prince Charming' Star's Rentboy.com Profile, Nudes Surface

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 27
Screen shots of "Finding Prince Charming" star Robert Sepulveda Jr.'s defunct Rentboy.com profile and nudes have surfaced online as the gay dating show gears up.

Jesse Metcalfe Revels In Real-Life Romance, Music On TV

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lynn Elber | Aug 27
Jesse Metcalfe is stretching himself artistically as a musician and, on the side, as a jewelry designer.

Linda Thompson Writes of Love, Loss and What She's Learned

ENTERTAINMENT | By Alicia Rancilio | Aug 27
Linda Thompson, who lived with Elvis Presley and was married to Caitlyn Jenner, has kept the details of her high-profile relationships private over the years.

As Trump Courts Latinos, Clinton Links Him to Radical Fringe

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire and Lisa Lerer | Aug 27
Donald Trump met with about two dozen Latino supporters in Nevada to discuss strategies for boosting Hispanic turnout in the swing state, part of his effort to make the case his economic policies would be better for small minority-owned businesses.

US: Clinton Calendars Won't Be Released Until After Election

NEWS | By Ted Bridis | Aug 27
Months after a federal judge ordered the State Department to release monthly batches of the daily schedules showing meetings by Hillary Clinton during her time as secretary of state, the government told the AP it won't finish the job before Election Day.

Transgender North Carolinians Get Restroom-Access Win

NEWS | By Jonathan Drew and Emery P. Dalesio | Aug 27
A federal judge ruled two students and an employee must be allowed to use restrooms matching their gender identity at University of North Carolina campuses.

FBI Won't Pursue Hate Crime Charges In Boiled Water Attack On Gay Men

NEWS | By Kate Brumback | Aug 27
The FBI has decided not to pursue hate crime charges against a Georgia man found guilty of throwing scalding water on a sleeping gay couple.

After 4 Years, Frank Ocean Returns to Alienate Casual Fans With 2 Albums

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 27
After four years since releasing his breakthrough "Channel Orange," Frank Ocean returns with two albums, "Endless" and "Blonde."


News

Conviction in San Francisco Lesbian Murder Trial

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 27
A San Francisco Superior Court jury convicted Michael Sione Green of first-degree murder in the 2013 shooting death of Melquiesha "Mel" Warren.


Entertainment

Fall Film Preview

MOVIES | By David Lamble | Aug 27
So little time, so many new movies this fall film season. Our rundown focuses on a handful of new LGBTQ-themed films plus a smattering of work from influential filmmakers likely to qualify for the annual Oscar sweepstakes.


Business

To Grow or Not? Some Successful Small Business Owners Say No

CORPORATE | By Joyce M. Rosenberg | Aug 27
When a small business is successful, an owner will likely face the question of whether to grow. After a lot of soul-searching, many say no.


Finance

Costly Financial Fees You May Not Know You're Paying

SAVING | By Dayana Yochim | Aug 25
Thanks to a new fee-disclosure rule from the Department of Labor, financial pros who offer retirement advice will have to disclose all costs associated with their services and products beginning in April.


Style

Out Real Estate Entrepreneur Avantika Shahi Launches Haus

HOME | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 26
Real estate entrepreneur Avantika Shahi had trouble finding the perfect home. So she created Haus, the website that matches you with the ideal property for your needs.


Travel

Discovering the Anza Historic Trail With Its Out Superintendent

By Matthew S. Bajko | Aug 27
Designated by Congress in 1990 as part of the National Trails System administered by the National Park Service, the 1,200-mile Anza trail retraces the route taken by the initial colonizers of San Francisco.


Nightlife

Key West Tropical Heat 2016

PHOTO ALBUMS | Aug 24
The Key West Business Guild hosted Tropical Heat at the finest all male resorts on the island including The Island House, Alexander's and The New Orleans House. EDGE was there as well. Check out these great photos.