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Emmys: Jean Smart Pays Tribute to Late Husband In Speech

Emmys: Jean Smart Pays Tribute to Late Husband In Speech

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
Jean Smart held back tears while accepting the best actress in a comedy series Emmy for her role in "Hacks," which she dedicated to her late husband.

Check Out the LGBTQ Personalities Who Came Out for the Emmys

Check Out the LGBTQ Personalities Who Came Out for the Emmys

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
Though we'd like to see more LGBTQ representation at the Emmys, major queer personalities (and nominees) attended the event, some making powerful statements with their red carpet looks.

I Got a 'Mild' Breakthrough Case. Here's What I Wish I'd Known.

I Got a 'Mild' Breakthrough Case. Here's What I Wish I'd Known.

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Will Stone | Sep 20
The reality is breakthrough cases are becoming more common. Here's what I wish I'd known when those first symptoms laid me low.

Kamala Harris to Face Panelists on 'The View' Friday

Kamala Harris to Face Panelists on 'The View' Friday

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
Vice President Kamala Harris will visit "The View" studio on Friday for her sixth appearance on the daytime chat show — but her first as vice president. She'll answer questions about the pandemic, Afghanistan and other topics.

2021 Toronto Int. Film Fest Diary: Entry 4 - The Uncanny Festival

2021 Toronto Int. Film Fest Diary: Entry 4 - The Uncanny Festival

ENTERTAINMENT | By C.J. Prince | Sep 20
As the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival comes to a close, EDGE contributor C.J. Prince takes a look at a few more films along with the event's big awards, which are usually an Oscars indicator.

Watch: Viral Video Shows 'Horrifying' Hate Speech from Florida High Schoolers

Watch: Viral Video Shows 'Horrifying' Hate Speech from Florida High Schoolers

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 20
A viral video shows a group of high schoolers hurling anti-LGTBQ+ slurs during a rally against the school's GSA. Witnesses described the moment as "shocking" and "horrifying."

Is a Collab with the Teletubbies in Lil Nas X's Future?

Is a Collab with the Teletubbies in Lil Nas X's Future?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 20
Lil Nas X's debut album "Montero" features a constellation of guest stars...and four petite, longtime artists have reached out looking to feature on his followup.

Watch: RuPaul Makes Emmy History, Sets New Record

Watch: RuPaul Makes Emmy History, Sets New Record

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 20
RuPaul added to his tally of Emmy awards on Sept. 19, giving him a record-shattering career total of 11 wins so far.

Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Works in Kids Ages 5-11

Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Works in Kids Ages 5-11

NEWS | By Lauran Neergaard | Sep 20
Pfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon -- a key step toward beginning vaccinations for youngsters.

Emmy Moments: Not the Pandemmys — but Hardly Normal, Either

Emmy Moments: Not the Pandemmys — but Hardly Normal, Either

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jocelyn Noveck | Sep 20
OK, it definitely wasn't the Pandemmys, or the Zoomemmys, or whatever you want to call last year's virtual Emmy ceremony — with everyone at home, and visitors in hazmat suits showing up to bestow awards.


News

Thousands March in Ukraine for LGBTQ+ Rights

Thousands March in Ukraine for LGBTQ+ Rights

INTERNATIONAL | Sep 19
Some 7,000 people gathered in Ukrainian capital on Sunday for the annual March for Equality to support the rights of the country's LGBTQ+ community.


Business

Same-Sex Couple Sues Aetna Over Fertility Treatment's 'LGBTQ+ Tax'

Same-Sex Couple Sues Aetna Over Fertility Treatment's 'LGBTQ+ Tax'

FAMILY | Sep 17
Aetna is being sued by a lesbian couple who allege discrimination because the company requires higher out-of-pocket expenditures before covering fertility treatment for non-heterosexuals.


Technology

Watch: 'Fierce Looks' Earn Australian Fly Species a RuPaul-Derived Name

Watch: 'Fierce Looks' Earn Australian Fly Species a RuPaul-Derived Name

INTERNATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 15
An Australian entomologist has given the name Opaluma rupaul to a newly discovered species of soldier fly, a metallic-looking, rainbow insect he says earned the name for "serving fierce looks."


Finance

5 Ways to Rein in Impulse Spending

5 Ways to Rein in Impulse Spending

By Melissa Lambarena, NerdWallet | Sep 12
When the nonessentials threaten to put your finances in jeopardy, it's important to keep your financial goals on track. Here are five strategies to help you navigate impulse spending.


Cars

Edmunds Compares Volkswagen Golf GTI and Hyundai Veloster N

Edmunds Compares Volkswagen Golf GTI and Hyundai Veloster N

AUTO NEWS | By Cameron Rogers, Edmunds | Sep 18
Which one of these hot hatches is the better buy? Edmunds' experts put the two speedy compacts head-to-head to determine a winner.


Style

Our 25 Favorite Emmy Fashion Moments

Our 25 Favorite Emmy Fashion Moments

FASHION | Sep 19
Michaela Jaé "Mj" Rodriguez in vintage Versace Atelier and Billy Porter wearing large wings were just the beginning of the Emmy Awards red carpet.


Health/Fitness

Is My Cloth Mask Good Enough to Face the Delta Variant?

Is My Cloth Mask Good Enough to Face the Delta Variant?

HEALTH | By Amanda Michelle Gomez | Sep 20
Don't worry if you are confused. Mask guidance has been mixed since the dawn of the pandemic, and new research has altered conventional thinking. We decided to dig in and sort out the latest developments.