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Father, Daughter, Plays -- Part Two: Georgia Lyman
Boston, MA

Father, Daughter, Plays -- Part Two: Georgia Lyman

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 27
Trying to assemble a comprehensive list of Georgia Lyman's contributions to Boston's cultural life would be a task and a half, but EDGE takes a run at it -- and enjoys a chat with the actress, who's about to appear in "Gabriel," at Stoneham Theatre.

'Purple Rain' Re-Issue to Feature Unreleased Prince Songs

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 28
A remastered version of Prince's landmark album "Purple Rain" will be released this summer with several previously unreleased songs.

Fox host Takes Vacation After Ivanka Trump Microphone Quip

Fox host Takes Vacation After Ivanka Trump Microphone Quip

NEWS | Apr 28
Fox News Channel host Jesse Watters, who was criticized this week for saying he enjoys Ivanka Trump's voice, says he's taking a family vacation until Monday.

Ann Coulter a No-Show at Raucous but Peaceful Berkeley Rally

Ann Coulter a No-Show at Raucous but Peaceful Berkeley Rally

NEWS | By Jocelyn Gecker | Apr 28
Ann Coulter did not turn up in Berkeley where hundreds held a raucous but largely peaceful demonstration in her absence and lamented what they called the latest blow to free speech in the home of America's free speech movement.

Take That, Washington! Texas Looks to Nullify Federal Laws

Take That, Washington! Texas Looks to Nullify Federal Laws

NEWS | By Meredith Hoffman | Apr 28
Republicans who control Congress and the White House promised to slash the size of the federal government while easing regulations on guns, the environment and energy production. But in Texas, it may not be enough.

From 0-100: Presidents' First Days Come at Varying Speed

From 0-100: Presidents' First Days Come at Varying Speed

NEWS | By Calvin Woodward | Apr 28
Here's a snapshot of the first 100 days for presidents back to the one who set the standard for getting big things done fast.

Keep Your Gay Card, Head to One Magical Weekend!

Keep Your Gay Card, Head to One Magical Weekend!

NIGHTLIFE | Apr 27
Your gay card may be in jeopardy - and you might not even know it. Luckily, the solution is both fun and easy. Just head to One Magical Weekend in June!

Weinstein Co. and MPAA Settle Ratings Dispute

Weinstein Co. and MPAA Settle Ratings Dispute

NEWS | Apr 27
The Weinstein Co.'s transgender drama "3 Generations" has been reclassified with a PG-13 rating after the distributor made slight tweaks to the movie.

Pentagon Probes Former Trump Aide Flynn's Foreign Payments

Pentagon Probes Former Trump Aide Flynn's Foreign Payments

NEWS | By Chad Day and Stephen Braun | Apr 27
The investigations into President Donald Trump's ousted National Security Adviser intensified as the Pentagon's watchdog joined lawmakers in scrutinizing the legality of payments he accepted from foreign sources including a Russian-sponsored TV network.

Fourth Global LGBTQI Human Rights Conference in Miami Aims to Make Powerful Statement in Uncertain Times

Fourth Global LGBTQI Human Rights Conference in Miami Aims to Make Powerful Statement in Uncertain Times

NEWS | Apr 27
Thought leaders from around the globe will converge on Miami for the 4th Global LGBTQI Human Rights Conference, May 26 - 29, as part of World OutGames Miami 2017, the world's largest 10-day Sports, Culture and Human Rights event.

Watch: Kim Kardashian Says Caitlyn Jenner's New Book is 'Hurtful'

Watch: Kim Kardashian Says Caitlyn Jenner's New Book is 'Hurtful'

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 27
Speaking on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," Kim Kardashian didn't hold back when discussing Caitlyn Jenner's new memoir, calling the book "hurtful."


News

ACLU: Ann Coulter Cancellation Threatens Free Speech

ACLU: Ann Coulter Cancellation Threatens Free Speech

NATIONAL | Apr 27
The ACLU'S national legal director says "unacceptable threats of violence" that led to the cancellation of Ann Coulter's speech at the University of California, Berkeley are inconsistent with free speech principles.


Entertainment

Father, Daughter, Plays -- Part One: Will Lyman
Boston, MA

Father, Daughter, Plays -- Part One: Will Lyman

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 25
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company presents "Beckett in Brief," an omnibus of three short Beckett plays. Will Lyman chats with EDGE about doing Beckett through the years and what the future holds.

 Review :: Slack Bay

Review :: Slack Bay

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 27
Writer-director Bruno Dumont presents a curiously straight-faced film of surrealistic slapstick and ferocious class warfare.


Technology

Climate 'Realists' Want U.S. to Stop Spending Money on Climate Change

Climate 'Realists' Want U.S. to Stop Spending Money on Climate Change

SCIENCE | Apr 27
A group of climate change skeptics who call themselves "climate realists" think the U.S. has spent too much money on climate change already, and they want the government to stop.


Cars

Daimler Profits Double on Sales of Mercedes E-Class, SUVs

Daimler Profits Double on Sales of Mercedes E-Class, SUVs

AUTO NEWS | By David McHugh | Apr 27
German automaker Daimler AG says net profit doubled in the first three months of the year as the new version of the company's Mercedes-Benz E-Class sedan and its SUV lineup boosted sales.


Health/Fitness

HIV Market Will See Modest Growth to $22.5B By 2025, Says GlobalData

HIV Market Will See Modest Growth to $22.5B By 2025, Says GlobalData

AIDS | Apr 27
The HIV market across nine major countries is set to grow from $16.3 billion in 2015 to $22.5 billion by 2025, representing a compound annual growth rate of just over 3 percent, according to research and consulting firm GlobalData.


Travel

United Raises Limit on Bumped Passengers to 10K

United Raises Limit on Bumped Passengers to 10K

CORPORATE | By David Koenig | Apr 27
United Airlines says it will raise the limit - to $10,000 - on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights and will increase training for employees as it deals with fallout from a passenger being violently dragged from his seat.


Nightlife

Dyke Night Hosts LGBT Showcase of the Women in Comedy Festival
Boston, MA

Dyke Night Hosts LGBT Showcase of the Women in Comedy Festival

On Saturday, April 22, at Boston's Club Café, join Dyke Night as they host the LGBT Showcase of the Women in Comedy Festival (WICF).

 Cowboy A Go-Go Night @ Flaming Saddles WeHo :: April 22, 2017

Cowboy A Go-Go Night @ Flaming Saddles WeHo :: April 22, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Apr 24
Hot Cowboys showed their stuff at WeHo's Flaming Saddles. The event was called Cowboy A Go-Go. EDGE was there with spurs on. Check out these photos.