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Boston, MA

Dina Martina Continues PTown Run at the Crown and Anchor

NIGHTLIFE | Jul 26
The hysterically funny Dina Martina continues her Provincetown run with July performances Wednesday through Sunday at The Crown and Anchor.

Landmark Study Helps Overweight Lesbian and Bisexual Women Adopt Healthier Habits

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | Jul 28
A new study shows that lesbians and bisexual women could have a better quality of life if they eat more veggies, drink less booze, and increase activity.

On World Hepatitis Day, Get Tested and Demand Treatment

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | Jul 28
July 28 is World Hepatitis Day, a day to get tested, know your status, and demand treatment, here and across the world.

Gay No More, NYC's Out Hotel To Go Mainstream

NEWS | Jul 27
The days of New York City's Out Hotel as a gay-themed vacation spot are numbered. The Real Deal reports that Merchant's Hospitality has bought the long-term lease on the Times Square area complex for $40 million and plans to go for a mainstream crowd.

PGA Championship to Remain in North Carolina Despite Anti-LGBT Law

NEWS | Jul 27
The PGA of America has no plans to move next year's championship out of Charlotte despite the North Carolina law limiting protections for LGBT people.

Trump to Russia, Hack and Release Deleted Clinton Emails

NEWS | By Eric Tucker and Jack GIllum | Jul 27
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump encouraged Russia to meddle in American politics Wednesday, with a stunning recommendation to uncover and make public hacked emails that might damage his opponent, Hillary Clinton.

Gay and Bi Male Teens No More Likely Than Other Males to Engage in Several Sexual Risk Behaviors; But Still at Substantially Higher Risk of HIV Infection

NEWS | By EDGE | Jul 27
New CDC data suggest that there are no significant differences in several HIV-related risk behaviors among U.S. male students in ninth through 12th grades, but gay or bisexual males are still at a higher risk for HIV.

LA County Dept. of Health Urges MSM and HIVers to Get Meningitis Vaccine

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 27
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health expanded their recommendations for Southern California that men who have sex with men (MSM) and people with HIV get vaccinated for meningitis.

Alabama's Chief Justice Defends His Anti-Gay Marriage Memo

NEWS | Jul 27
Alabama's suspended Chief Justice Roy Moore is defending his January memo to probate judges regarding same-sex marriage.

Trump Says Russia Should Find Clinton' Missing Emails

NEWS | Jul 27
Donald Trump has a message for Russia: find Hillary Clinton's missing emails. But his running mate, Mike Pence, is sending mixed signals.

Kim Davis Being Sued by Woman Who Wants to Marry an Animal

NEWS | Jul 27
Kim Davis just can't seem to keep herself out of the spotlight.


News

Social Issues at the DNC

POLITICS | Jul 28
As expected, the conversation about social justice at the Democratic National Convention is dramatically different from last week's RNC. Mo Rocca and Steve Chaggaris joined CBSN to talk about the issues and the tone.


Entertainment

Review :: Bad Moms

MOVIES | By Kevin Taft | Jul 28
"Bad Moms" doesn't reach the level of "Bridesmaids" brilliance, but it is charmingly entertaining and will appeal to moms and mothers-to-be of all ages.


Business

Qualcomm to Pay $19.5M to Settle Gender Discrimination Suit

CORPORATE | By Julie Watson | Jul 28
Qualcomm agreed Tuesday to pay $19.5 million to settle a gender discrimination class-action lawsuit alleging women were denied equal pay and job opportunities to their male counterparts at the tech giant.


Finance

Airbnb Sues San Francisco Over Rental Regulation

REAL ESTATE | By Janie Har | Jul 25
San Francisco wants people who rent out their homes through Airbnb and other online platforms to follow some rules, and it wants the platforms to advertise only those rule-abiding listings - or face steep fines.


Cars

Investigators Say Tesla Car Was Speeding at Time of Crash

AUTO NEWS | By Joan Lowy | Jul 28
The driver killed when his Tesla sedan crashed while in self-driving mode was traveling at 9 mph above the speed limit just before hitting the side of a tractor-trailer, federal accident investigators said Tuesday.


Style

The 4-Step Guide to Flawless Feet

GROOMING | By Andrew Villagomez | Jul 28
EDGE style expert Andrew Villagomez chats with some of the industry's best skincare and men's grooming experts to compile four essential tips to help you hit the streets or beach.


Travel

Air France Warns of Drop in Travel to France After Attacks

Jul 27
Air France, facing a strike by cabin crew at the height of the summer vacation season, is warning of pressure on its finances amid concerns about France as a tourist destination after a string of deadly attacks.


Nightlife

Boston, MA

Drink Craft Beer @ The Revere Hotel :: Saturday, July 16, 2016

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 19
Drink Craft Beer returned to the Revere Hotel this past weekend for two days of BBQ and brews. EDGE was on hand on Saturday night. See who was there.

Candis Cayne Hosts Le Bal - A Drag Extravaganza

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Jul 27
On July 29, Candis Cayne hosts Le Bal - A Drag Extravaganza with a star-studded lineup of internationally renowned glamazon drag queens including Thorgy Thor, Manila Luzon and Jackie Beat.