In New Orleans
A Louisiana House committee has narrowly agreed to advance a bill that would repeal an unconstitutional state law prohibiting intercourse between two people of the same sex.
Four gay married couples filed a federal lawsuit challenging the Louisiana Constitution’s prohibition against recognizing same-sex marriages performed legally in other states.
A crop of Republican officials who wanted to oust former Illinois GOP Chairman Pat Brady for his statements supporting same-sex marriage have been replaced in their party positions.
The future of Oregon’s ban on same-sex marriage goes before a federal judge this week, and while critics will argue that it unconstitutionally discriminates against gays and lesbians, there appears to be little support for it to be upheld.
Zimbabwe’s LGBT community held its Miss Jacaranda at a drag queen pageant despite the African country’s vehemently anti-gay views and laws.
President Robert Mugabe vowed to continue to criminalize homosexuality, calling homosexuals "worse than pigs, goats and birds" and threatening to behead them.
In New Orleans
Chita Rivera will be coming to New Orleans for one night only on April 19 for two rare performances at 6:30 and 8:30 P.M.
An adaptation of a Tennessee Williams’ short story was so successful when it premiered at the Provincetown festival dedicated to the writer, it is heading to the playwright’s hometown for another production.
Drones have helped archaeologists uncover a 1000-year-old village in New Mexico. Researchers can now see what lies beneath a landscape covered in dirt and vegetation, giving unique insight into what it was like. KRQE-TV’s Gabrrielle Burkhart reports.
Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and dominating over megastar Johnny Depp’s new movie.
Carmen Electra is known for "Baywatch," "Scary Movie" and modeling; but did you know her first show biz gig was as a singer? That was 20 years ago; now Electra is back to singing. EDGE spoke to the star about her SF date this week &...
October is LGBT History Month. Throughout the month, we will be profiling people named to Equality Forum’s LGBT History Month icon lists, to showcase the great things LGBT people have done. This week: Wentworth Miller!
This year’s Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2014) revealed clinical trial results that a "functional cure" for HIV is one step closer to becoming reality.…
Not only is bike sharing good for the environment, it’s a great way for visitors to take in city sights. EDGE offers picks for the brightest cit…
Antiretroviral treatment as prevention, HIV cure research, and new treatments for hepatitis C were among the highlights discussed last week in Boston …