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Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar Chicago :: December 4, 2021

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar Chicago :: December 4, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 5
Sidetrack the Video Bar hosted their 10th Santa Speedo Run to benefit Center on Halsted, the LGBTQ+ community center. Registration began at noon and after a singalong of "Jingle Balls" participants ran a mile through Lakeview East.

Explainer: Jussie Smollett's Turn to Testify. Will He?

Explainer: Jussie Smollett's Turn to Testify. Will He?

NEWS | By Don Babwin | Dec 5
The big question when the actor's trial resumes Monday will be whether or not Jussie Smollett will tell his side of the story.

AP-US-School-Shooting-Michigan-School's-Handling

AP-US-School-Shooting-Michigan-School's-Handling

NEWS | By Corey Williams | Dec 5
A third party will investigate events at Oxford High School that occurred before a school shooting that left four students dead.

CNN Fires Chris Cuomo for Helping Brother Deal with Scandal

CNN Fires Chris Cuomo for Helping Brother Deal with Scandal

ENTERTAINMENT | By David Bauder and Michelle L. Pric | Dec 5
CNN fired anchor Chris Cuomo on Saturday less than a week after new information emerged about how he assisted his brother, former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, as the politician faced sexual harassment allegations earlier this year.

More Omicron Detected as Hospitals Strain Under Delta Surge

More Omicron Detected as Hospitals Strain Under Delta Surge

NEWS | By Carolyn Thompson | Dec 5
New York announced three more cases of the omicron variant of the coronavirus Saturday, bringing the number of state cases linked to the new variant to eight.

No Shortage of Sanction Options if Russia Invades Ukraine

No Shortage of Sanction Options if Russia Invades Ukraine

NEWS | By Ellen Knickmeyer | Dec 5
The Biden administration has plenty of options to make good on its pledge to hit Russia financially if President Vladimir Putin invades Ukraine.

From Serbia, Afghan Boxers Seek Refuge, Careers in West

From Serbia, Afghan Boxers Seek Refuge, Careers in West

NEWS | By Jovana Gec | Dec 5
Members of the Afghan national boxing team are seeking refuge in the West, hoping to continue both their careers and their lives without danger or fear.

Both Sides Planning for New State-by-State Abortion Fight

Both Sides Planning for New State-by-State Abortion Fight

NEWS | By Ashraf Khalil | Dec 5
As the Supreme Court court weighs the future of the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, a resurgent anti-abortion movement is looking to press its advantage in state-by-state battles while abortion-rights supporters prepare to play defense.

Drag Queens On Ice @ Union Square Ice-Skating Rink San Francisco :: December 2, 2021

Drag Queens On Ice @ Union Square Ice-Skating Rink San Francisco :: December 2, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 4
The Queens and Kings of San Francisco brought their gay appeal to the Union Square ice-skating rink along with plenty of holiday cheer. Guest appearances included Denali Foxx from RuPaul's Drag Race and Brian Boitano.

Bond Set at Combined $1M After Michigan Parents Enter Pleas

Bond Set at Combined $1M After Michigan Parents Enter Pleas

NEWS | By Corey Williams and Ed White | Dec 4
A judge imposed a combined $1 million bond Saturday for the parents of the Michigan teen charged with killing four students at Oxford High School, hours after police said they were caught hiding in a Detroit commercial building.


News

Traditional Wrestling Continues as a Friday Fixture in Kabul

Traditional Wrestling Continues as a Friday Fixture in Kabul

INTERNATIONAL | By Elena Becatoros | Dec 4
Although the Taliban, who took over Afghanistan in mid-August, had previously banned sports when they ruled the country in the 1990s, pahlawani had been exempt even then.


Entertainment

Grammy Nominations — The Good, Bad, and the Meh

Grammy Nominations — The Good, Bad, and the Meh

MUSIC | By Christopher Ehlers | Dec 3
Recently the 2022 Grammy nominations were announced, and although many artists like Olivia Rodrigo, Billie Eilish, Doja Cat, and Lil Nas X scored nominations in the expected places, there were plenty of surprises and snubs.


Business

Pipeline: Cascade of White Owners Has Slowed NFL Change

Pipeline: Cascade of White Owners Has Slowed NFL Change

SPORTS | By Eddie Pells | Dec 4
Over the past 100 years, around 110 people have owned controlling portions of NFL teams. Of that select group, all but two have been white.


Finance

'Buy Now, Pay Later' Catches On Just in Time For Holidays

'Buy Now, Pay Later' Catches On Just in Time For Holidays

HOME | By Ken Sweet | Dec 2
As Americans shop for the holidays, they will likely see a swarm of offers to get their gifts now but pay for them later in fixed monthly installments.


Cars

Edmunds: Ford Bronco Versus Jeep Wrangler

Edmunds: Ford Bronco Versus Jeep Wrangler

AUTO NEWS | By Miles Branman, Edmunds | Dec 5
The new 2021 Bronco SUV pays homage to its predecessors and serves as an intriguing alternative to a well-known off-roading icon: The Jeep Wrangler.


Style

Holiday Shoppers Navigate Shortages with Mixed Results

Holiday Shoppers Navigate Shortages with Mixed Results

HOME | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Dec 3
The pandemic-induced supply chain snarls have created unprecedented shortages across all types of products for holiday gift-giving.


Travel

Ultimate Orlando: 14 New and Unique Experiences for Your Next Florida Vacation

Ultimate Orlando: 14 New and Unique Experiences for Your Next Florida Vacation

By Matthew Wexler | Dec 4
Orlando continues to rank as one of the most popular destinations for LGBTQ+ travelers. EDGE highlights some of Orlando's newest attractions, restaurants and hotels.


Nightlife

Light the Grove :: November 30, 2021

Light the Grove :: November 30, 2021

AIDS | Dec 2
On the eve of World AIDS day, a ceremony was held at the National AIDS memorial in San Francisco. Guest speakers talked about their experience during the HIV/AIDS pandemic, the progress that has been made, and the hope of reaching zero new cases.