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20th Annual Lesbians & Friends Dance: A Party for Prevention
Boston, MA

20th Annual Lesbians & Friends Dance: A Party for Prevention

NIGHTLIFE | Oct 19
On Saturday, October 21, the Lesbians & Friends Dance: A Party for Prevention will benefit the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC).

Giant Star Wars Halloween Display In Ohio

Giant Star Wars Halloween Display In Ohio

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20
A two-story, "Star Wars"-inspired Halloween yard display is surprising people in Ohio. Nick Meyer has built a replica four-legged All Terrain Armored Transport, or AT-AT walker, nearly as tall as his home in Parma.

Watch: Hayley Kiyoko Releases Video for Single 'Feelings'

Watch: Hayley Kiyoko Releases Video for Single 'Feelings'

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20
Atlantic recording artist Hayley Kiyoko has unveiled the video for her catchy new song "Feelings" - the first track from her highly anticipated debut album

Attorney to Detail Another Rape Allegation Against Weinstein

Attorney to Detail Another Rape Allegation Against Weinstein

NEWS | Oct 20
Harvey Weinstein is now facing criminal inquiries in three cities after an Italian actress told Los Angeles detectives the disgraced film mogul raped her in a hotel room in 2013.

Trump's Border Wall Models Take Shape in San Diego

Trump's Border Wall Models Take Shape in San Diego

NEWS | By Elliot Spagat | Oct 20
The last two of eight prototypes for President Donald Trump's proposed border wall took shape Thursday at a construction site in San Diego.

Obama Tells Democrats to Reject Politics of Division, Fear

Obama Tells Democrats to Reject Politics of Division, Fear

NEWS | By Alan Suderman and Michael Catalini | Oct 20
Former President Barack Obama called on fellow Democrats to reject politics of "division" and "fear" while rallying on Thursday with party's candidates for governors in Virginia and New Jersey.

GOP Leaders Decry North Carolina Governor's LGBT Rights Deal

GOP Leaders Decry North Carolina Governor's LGBT Rights Deal

NEWS | By Jonathan Drew | Oct 20
North Carolina's Republican leaders said Thursday that a federal court should reject a deal by the Democratic governor that would affirm the rights of transgender people to use restrooms corresponding to their gender identity.

Wondrous World of Tom of Finland

Wondrous World of Tom of Finland

ARTS & CULTURE | By David Lamble | Oct 19
Early in the new biopic "Tom of Finland," opening Friday, our hero is a Finnish soldier guarding his country's northern border from enemy attack.

Shia LaBeouf Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charge in Georgia

Shia LaBeouf Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charge in Georgia

NEWS | Oct 19
Actor Shia LaBeouf was sentenced to probation Thursday after the "Transformers" star pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of obstruction stemming from his attempt to elude police following a vulgar public outburst in Georgia.

Demi Lovato, Shawn Mendes to Perform at MTV Europe Awards Hosted by Rita Ora

Demi Lovato, Shawn Mendes to Perform at MTV Europe Awards Hosted by Rita Ora

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 19
Pop star Demi Lovato, singer-songwriter Shawn Mendes, rockers The Killers and grime artist Stormzy are set to perform at MTV's EMAs in London.

Watch: Electronic Artist Sophie Releases Beautiful New Queer Anthem 'It's Okay to Cry'

Watch: Electronic Artist Sophie Releases Beautiful New Queer Anthem 'It's Okay to Cry'

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 19
Electronic British artist Sophie shared a new song Thursday -- the undeniable queer anthem "It's Okay to Cry."


Entertainment

 Review :: Fun Home
Boston, MA

Review :: Fun Home

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 19
The new season of Lexus Broadway in Boston commences with "Fun Home," the acclaimed musical by Janine Tesori and Lisa Kron, based on lesbian cartoonist Allison Bechdel's autobiographical 2006 graphic novel.

 Review :: Wheelman

Review :: Wheelman

TELEVISION | By Greg Vellante | Oct 20
A tense and turbocharged debut action film from writer/director Jeremy Rush, "Wheelman" stars Frank Grillo ("Captain America: The Winter Soldier") as an on-the-run driver being hunted after a botched job.


Business

StartOut Launches Global LGBTQ Entrepreneur Network

StartOut Launches Global LGBTQ Entrepreneur Network

CORPORATE | Oct 19
The Global Network empowers the LGBTQ community by connecting entrepreneurs and their business partners, investors, and mentors with each other, in a safe and secure environment.


Technology

 In Cuba Attacks, Tourists Ask: Were We Hit, Too?

In Cuba Attacks, Tourists Ask: Were We Hit, Too?

PERSONAL TECH | Oct 20
Revelations that US personnel were hit by invisible attacks in Havana's Hotel Capri re-opened a medical mystery that had haunted Chris Allen for 3 years. While at the hotel he developed sudden-onset numbness and is convinced he was hit, too.


Finance

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

REAL ESTATE | By Marjorie Miller | Oct 6
I had filled out a form to win a Whole Foods gift certificate. Instead I got a phone call from "Hannah" at FantaSea Resorts congratulating me on winning a travel package.AP Photo/Julio Cortez


Cars

Autonomous Cars Head for the Big Apple

Autonomous Cars Head for the Big Apple

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin and Tom Krisher | Oct 19
Autonomous vehicles may soon be tested by the chaos of Manhattan, where pedestrians, taxis, buses and bikes embark daily on an eternal quest to avoid impact.


Travel

Drag, Dining & Discovery: 36 Hours in Atlantic City

Drag, Dining & Discovery: 36 Hours in Atlantic City

By Matthew Wexler | Oct 20
Thirty-six hours at Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa reveals drag shows, upscale dining, and a glimmering spark of Atlantic City's days gone by.


Nightlife

Dyke Night Hosts Second Saturday Queer Idol Contest
Boston, MA

Dyke Night Hosts Second Saturday Queer Idol Contest

On Saturday, October 14, Dyke Night hosts their Second Saturday party, featuring a Queer Idol Contest. The event will be held at Machine Nightclub on Boylston.

Polish The Queen @ Stonewall Inn NY  :: October 17, 2017

Polish The Queen @ Stonewall Inn NY :: October 17, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Oct 19
Phil Chanel and The Stonewall Inn presented a Tuesday night weekly event. A new concept with an amateur drag pre-show, and a contest performance judged by some well known queens where the winner receives $100. DJ Chauncey was on hand for some great music.