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What to Check Out at the 2018 Boston Calling Festival
Boston, MA

What to Check Out at the 2018 Boston Calling Festival

ENTERTAINMENT | May 22
The ninth edition of Boston Calling will offer over 54 performances from musicians, artists, bands and comedians across three stages at Harvard Athletic Complex over Memorial Day Weekend (May 25 - 27).

HRC Calls for Investigation of CA Candidate's Restroom Trans Harassment

HRC Calls for Investigation of CA Candidate's Restroom Trans Harassment

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 24
The Human Right Campaign has sent a letter requesting the attorney general of California to look into an incident which a GOP congressional candidate posted video that seems to show her haranguing a trans person for using the women's room.

Morgan Freeman Apologizes in Wake of Harassment Accusations

Morgan Freeman Apologizes in Wake of Harassment Accusations

NEWS | May 24
Morgan Freeman is apologizing to anyone who may have felt "uncomfortable or disrespected" by his behavior.

Michelle Obama Unveils Cover for Upcoming Memoir

Michelle Obama Unveils Cover for Upcoming Memoir

NEWS | May 24
Michelle Obama has a picture to share.

Paltrow: Brad Pitt Threatened Harvey Weinstein

Paltrow: Brad Pitt Threatened Harvey Weinstein

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
Gwyneth Paltrow says ex-boyfriend Brad Pitt threatened producer Harvey Weinstein after an alleged incident of sexual misconduct.

'Arrested Development' Co-Stars Apologize to Jessica Walter

'Arrested Development' Co-Stars Apologize to Jessica Walter

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
Jason Bateman and Tony Hale are apologizing for comments they made in defense of their "Arrested Development" co-star Jeffrey Tambor, who has been accused of harassment on the show's set.

NFL Sparks New Questions Over Anthem; Trump Lauds League

NFL Sparks New Questions Over Anthem; Trump Lauds League

NEWS | By Paul Newberry | May 24
With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL just wanted to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem.

Watch: 'Queer Eye' Season 2 Gets Premiere Date on Netflix

Watch: 'Queer Eye' Season 2 Gets Premiere Date on Netflix

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
The second season of Netflix's rebooted "Queer Eye" will be here sooner than you think.

In New Interview, Singer Troye Sivan Explains Why He Doesn't Want to be a Gay Icon

In New Interview, Singer Troye Sivan Explains Why He Doesn't Want to be a Gay Icon

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
Out singer Troye Sivan opens up about coming out and explains why he doesn't want to be a gay icon.

Out Screenwriter Mike White to Compete on 'Survivor' this Fall

Out Screenwriter Mike White to Compete on 'Survivor' this Fall

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
Out screenwriter and the creator of the cult HBO series "Enlightened" Mike White will be one of the castaways competing on the upcoming season of "Survivor."

Creating Hope for Youth in Isolated Region

Creating Hope for Youth in Isolated Region

NEWS | May 24
In Azerbaijani separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, the ruins of buildings destroyed in a six-year separatist war are a stark reminder of a bloody past. The war ended in 1994 with a cease-fire yet a lasting peace deal was never signed.


News

'Jurassic Park' Dinosaur Expert's Next Big Thing: Holograms

'Jurassic Park' Dinosaur Expert's Next Big Thing: Holograms

PERSONAL TECH | By Matt Volz | May 24
Paleontologist Jack Horner wants to transport people back in time to see a feathered Tyrannosaurus rex colored bright red and a blue triceratops with red fringe similar to a rooster's comb.


Entertainment

 Review :: Jagged Little Pill
Boston, MA

Review :: Jagged Little Pill

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | May 24
Alanis Morissette's classic pop album from 1995 provides the title, and roughly half the songs, for the Diablo Cody-written musical "Jagged Little Pill," now in its world premiere run at the American Repertory Theatre.

Ian McKellen: 'People Are the Same the World Over'

Ian McKellen: 'People Are the Same the World Over'

CELEBRITIES | May 24
Legendary actor Ian McKellen, whose life and career are examined in new documentary "McKellen: Playing the Part," talks about how social media has allowed him to connect with fans worldwide.


Business

Trump Predicts Auto Workers Will Be 'Very Happy' on NAFTA

Trump Predicts Auto Workers Will Be 'Very Happy' on NAFTA

LEGAL | By Ken Thomas | May 24
President Donald Trump predicted Wednesday that U.S. automakers and auto workers would be "very happy" with the outcome of talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement.


Technology

France's Macron Takes on Facebook's Zuckerberg in Tech Push

France's Macron Takes on Facebook's Zuckerberg in Tech Push

PERSONAL TECH | By Angela Charlton and Sylvie Corbet | May 24
French President Emmanuel Macron took on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other internet giants Wednesday at a Paris meeting to discuss personal data protection.


Cars

Consumer Reports Raises Concerns Over Tesla Model 3 Braking

Consumer Reports Raises Concerns Over Tesla Model 3 Braking

AUTO NEWS | May 22
Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports.


Health/Fitness

South Sudan's Quiet Victims of War: With HIV, Without Help

South Sudan's Quiet Victims of War: With HIV, Without Help

INTERNATIONAL | By Sam Mednick | May 24
Tracing his fingers over his bald head, the 11-year-old boy shifts uncomfortably in his chair. "I'm scared," James Seferino says. "All I know is that if I don't take my pills I'll die."


Nightlife

A Guide to Chowing Down at 2018 Boston Calling
Boston, MA

A Guide to Chowing Down at 2018 Boston Calling

MUSIC | May 21
Music fans attending the 2018 Boston Calling festival will not go hungry - or thirsty - as there will be over 150 menu items to choose from this year.

Harvey Milk's 88th Birthday Celebration :: May 22, 2018

Harvey Milk's 88th Birthday Celebration :: May 22, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 23
The Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club held a birthday party to celebrate Harvey Milk's 88th Birthday, with guest speaker Steward Milk and the unveiling of a Harvey Milk mural by Ozz Montania featuring the limited edition Stoli Vodka Harvey Milk Bottle.