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Thirstrapping: Russell Tovey's Engagement Woes

Thirstrapping: Russell Tovey's Engagement Woes

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
Out British actor Russell Tovey isn't sure if he's engaged to personal trainer Steve Brockman.

In Memoir, Matthew McConaughey Says He was 'Molested' at Age 18

In Memoir, Matthew McConaughey Says He was 'Molested' at Age 18

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 23
In his new memoir, actor Matthew McConaughey revealed that he was "molested as a teenager by another man."

Niecy Nash Isn't Worried About Losing Fans After Same-Sex Marriage

Niecy Nash Isn't Worried About Losing Fans After Same-Sex Marriage

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 23
Niecy Nash isn't worried about losing fans because she married a woman.

Washington State Discovers First 'Murder Hornet' Nest in US

Washington State Discovers First 'Murder Hornet' Nest in US

NEWS | By Nicholas K. Geranios | Oct 23
Scientists have discovered the first nest of so-called murder hornets in the United States and plan to wipe it out Saturday to protect native honeybees, officials in Washington state said.

Fiasco Over Pope's Cut Civil Union Quote Intensifies Impact

Fiasco Over Pope's Cut Civil Union Quote Intensifies Impact

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield | Oct 23
The world premiere of a documentary on Pope Francis was supposed to have been a bright spot for a papacy locked down by pandemic and besieged by a corruption scandal, recalling Francis' glory days travelling the world to bless the oppressed.

Even With ACA's Fate in Flux, Open Enrollment Starts Soon. Here's What's New.

Even With ACA's Fate in Flux, Open Enrollment Starts Soon. Here's What's New.

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Julie Appleby | Oct 23
Facing a pandemic, record unemployment and unknown future costs for COVID-19 treatments, health insurers selling Affordable Care Act plans to individuals reacted by lowering rates in some areas and, overall, issuing only modest premium increases for 2021.

Chelsea Handler's Personal 'Evolution' Inspires New Special

Chelsea Handler's Personal 'Evolution' Inspires New Special

ENTERTAINMENT | By Gary Gerard Hamilton | Oct 23
When Chelsea Handler decided to pursue therapy, the comic may not have realized the level of introspection she'd encounter.

Trump, Biden Lawyer Up, Brace for White House Legal Battle

Trump, Biden Lawyer Up, Brace for White House Legal Battle

NEWS | By Alanna Durkin Richer and Eric Tucker | Oct 23
President Donald Trump's and Democratic rival Joe Biden's campaigns are assembling armies of powerful lawyers for the possibility that the race for the White House is decided not at the ballot box but in court.

Watch: Meet Maria Bakalova — Borat's October Surprise

Watch: Meet Maria Bakalova — Borat's October Surprise

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
Maria Bakalova's fearless performance in "Borat Subsequent Movie Film" is one good reason to watch Sacha Baron Cohen's new mockumentary on Amazon Prime.

Watch: Sen. Susan Collins 'Truly Grateful' for Support from Anti-LGBTQ Group

Watch: Sen. Susan Collins 'Truly Grateful' for Support from Anti-LGBTQ Group

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23
Sen. Susan Collins of Maine has declared herself to be "truly grateful" for the endorsement of an anti-LGTBQ group in her home state.


Entertainment

Talking with the Authors of 'LOVING' — Photo Book Celebrating a Century of Gay Couples

Talking with the Authors of 'LOVING' — Photo Book Celebrating a Century of Gay Couples

BOOKS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 23
Married collectors Hugh Nini and Neil Treadwell have assembled a trove of more than 3,000 images of men in love across more than a century and a half. They tell EDGE what these photos meant, and mean today.


Finance

Judge Slams DeVos for Rejecting 94% of Loan Relief Claims

Judge Slams DeVos for Rejecting 94% of Loan Relief Claims

NATIONAL | By Collin Binkley | Oct 21
Months after vowing to process a backlog of 160,000 requests for loan forgiveness from students who say they were defrauded by their schools, the U.S. Education Department has rejected 94% of claims it has reviewed.


Cars

Tesla 'Full Self-Driving' Vehicles Can't Drive Themselves

Tesla 'Full Self-Driving' Vehicles Can't Drive Themselves

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Oct 23
Tesla sent out its "full self-driving" software to a small group of owners who will test it on public roads. But buried on its website is a disclaimer that the $8,000 system doesn't make the vehicles autonomous.


Style

5 Halloween Cocktails Straight Out of Your Nightmares

5 Halloween Cocktails Straight Out of Your Nightmares

FOOD/DRINK | Oct 23
It's that time of the year again! In case 2020 isn't scary enough for you - here are five Halloween cocktails straight out of your nightmares!


Health/Fitness

Top 10 Ways People Are Preparing for the Cold Season

Top 10 Ways People Are Preparing for the Cold Season

HEALTH | Oct 23
Ditching dairy products, upping your turmeric intake and soaking in the tub with bath salts are everyday rituals to keep on your radar if you want to feel better prepared for this cold season, according to medical officials.


Travel

New York State of Mind: A Solo Gay Getaway

New York State of Mind: A Solo Gay Getaway

By Matthew Wexler | Oct 23
A solo trip to the Hudson Valley offers one writer the opportunity to ponder his queerness among cemeteries, towering sculptures and a stroll down Main Street.


Nightlife

ACLU Analysis Finds Decriminalizing Sex Work Improves Public Health and Public Safety

ACLU Analysis Finds Decriminalizing Sex Work Improves Public Health and Public Safety

CRIME | Oct 21
Sex workers have been saying they face significant violence from police and clients for decades and it is time that we all listen to these voices when determining how to improve safety for sex workers," says an ACLU representative.