Gay Boston: The Latest

Public Invited to Premier Staged Reading of 'How Will We Live Tomorrow?'
Boston, MA

Public Invited to Premier Staged Reading of 'How Will We Live Tomorrow?'

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 20
This new play chronicles the bicycle journey of a middle-aged white man through the 48 contiguous states. Along the way, he asks everyone he meets, "How Will We Live Tomorrow?"

Man Sues NYC Gym After Customers Masturbate in Steam Room

Man Sues NYC Gym After Customers Masturbate in Steam Room

NEWS | Apr 22
A visit to a steam room at New York City gym got too...steamy for one customer.

Out High School Athlete Targeted By Westboro Baptist Church Celebrates Prom with Boyfriend

Out High School Athlete Targeted By Westboro Baptist Church Celebrates Prom with Boyfriend

NEWS | Apr 22
The high school athlete from Missouri who made headlines earlier this year when the anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church protested his school has moved on to happier times, celebrating prom with his boyfriend.

Romney Must Compete in Primary for Senate Seat

Romney Must Compete in Primary for Senate Seat

NEWS | By Lindsay Whitehurst and Julian Hattem | Apr 22
Mitt Romney was forced into a Republican primary in his bid for U.S. Senate in Utah after losing a nomination battle Saturday at the state's far-right-leaning GOP convention.

World's Oldest Person Dies in Japan at Age of 117

World's Oldest Person Dies in Japan at Age of 117

NEWS | Apr 22
The world's oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died.

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me From 'Austin Powers' Films, has Died

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me From 'Austin Powers' Films, has Died

NEWS | By Andrew Dalton | Apr 21
Verne Troyer, who played Dr. Evil's small, silent sidekick "Mini-Me" in the "Austin Powers" movie franchise, has died. He was 49.

Trump Says He Doesn't Think Personal Lawyer Will 'Flip'

Trump Says He Doesn't Think Personal Lawyer Will 'Flip'

NEWS | Apr 21
President Donald Trump said Saturday that he doesn't expect Michael Cohen, his longtime personal lawyer and fixer, to "flip" as the government investigates Cohen's business dealings.

Queen Elizabeth II to Attend Pop Concert for 92nd Birthday

Queen Elizabeth II to Attend Pop Concert for 92nd Birthday

NEWS | Apr 21
Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her 92nd birthday with a Saturday night concert in London featuring British singers such as Sting, Tom Jones and Jamie Cullum.

Barbara Bush was 'First Lady of the Greatest Generation'

Barbara Bush was 'First Lady of the Greatest Generation'

NEWS | By Juan A. Lozano | Apr 21
Barbara Bush was the "first lady of the greatest generation."

'This is My Family': Travel Ban Debate Hits Home

'This is My Family': Travel Ban Debate Hits Home

NEWS | Apr 21
As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to weigh President Donald Trump's ban on travel from certain countries, a New York convenience store worker worries for his wife in war-torn Yemen after she was deemed ineligible for a waiver.

Musician Nile Rodgers Mourns Avicii, Talks DJ's Drinking

Musician Nile Rodgers Mourns Avicii, Talks DJ's Drinking

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 21
Music producer Nile Rodgers is expressing sorrow at the death of DJ star Avicii, with whom he developed a close friendship during their collaborations.


News

Romney Seeks Utah Republican Party Nomination at Convention

Romney Seeks Utah Republican Party Nomination at Convention

POLITICS | By Lindsay Whitehurst | Apr 21
Mitt Romney may have one of the best-known names in national politics, but he's still going to have to face down nearly a dozen Republican contenders in Utah on Saturday in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat.


Entertainment

 Review :: True West
Boston, MA

Review :: True West

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 20
It's a story as old as Cain and Abel: Fratricidal brothers on a kill-ision course. Sam Shepard's play skates close to farce, but Hub Theatre Company keeps things grounded and turns up the heat.

From Far and Wide, Beyonce Brings Excitement to HBCU Culture

From Far and Wide, Beyonce Brings Excitement to HBCU Culture

MUSIC | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Apr 21
When Beyonce paid tribute to historically black colleges at Coachella, the singer's grand performance reignited interest in the marching band culture and created shockwaves of excitement to students attending those schools.


Business

Suspended Fraternity: Offensive Video Was 'Satirical Sketch'

Suspended Fraternity: Offensive Video Was 'Satirical Sketch'

CORPORATE | Apr 21
A fraternity suspended at Syracuse University over an offensive video said in an apologetic statement on Friday that the activities were intended as a "satirical sketch" depicting an uneducated, intolerant person.


Technology

Audit Clears Facebook Despite Cambridge Analytica Leaks

Audit Clears Facebook Despite Cambridge Analytica Leaks

PERSONAL TECH | By Barbara Ortutay | Apr 21
An audit of Facebook's privacy practices for the Federal Trade Commission found no problems even though the company knew at the time that a data-mining firm improperly obtained private data from millions of users.


Finance

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

HOME | By Marilyn Lewis | Mar 26
A house with a fabulous view can be hard for a homebuyer to resist. But seeing the mountains, water or city lights from the comfort of home comes at a price.


Cars

Edmunds: How Straight Talk Can Land You A Good Deal

Edmunds: How Straight Talk Can Land You A Good Deal

AUTO NEWS | By Matt Jones | Apr 21
Most of us want a special deal when we're car shopping: a price that beats what our neighbor just got and, if we are lucky, one that's lower than our research says we should be able to get.


Style

Recipe: Insta Pot Dijon Chicken

Recipe: Insta Pot Dijon Chicken

FOOD/DRINK | By Melissa d'Arabian | Apr 21
A quick recipe for a hearty meal combines chicken, fresh vegetables and a splash of white wine.


Health/Fitness

Stop with the Selfies: An Oxygen Mask Can Save Your Life

Stop with the Selfies: An Oxygen Mask Can Save Your Life

HEALTH | By Damian J. Troise | Apr 20
Paying attention to flight attendants might save your life. It's a simple message, but passengers often ignore or passively watch along as safety instructions are given prior to takeoff.


Nightlife

Far-Right Cancels Bid to Shut Berlin's Berghain Techno Club

Far-Right Cancels Bid to Shut Berlin's Berghain Techno Club

INTERNATIONAL | Apr 19
A far-right party has withdrawn its proposal to close down one of Berlin's most famous techno clubs after the plan drew widespread ridicule in the laissez-faire German capital.