Gay Boston: The Latest

Goodman Theatre Launches Month of Lorraine Hansberry Celebration

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 4
From April 30-June 5, in conjunction with a production of playwright Lorraine Hansberry's final work, "The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window," Goodman Theatre presents a Lorraine Hansberry Celebration.

HIV Testing Company Told to Cease and Desist Over Bert & Ernie Ad

NEWS | May 4
A recently-pulled ad campaign suggested that beloved muppet pair Bert and Ernie might have had an STD scare.

After NC Performance, Beyonce Speaks Out Against Anti-LGBT Law

NEWS | May 4
After her performance in North Carolina Tuesday night, Beyonce took to her website to speak against the state's recently passed anti-LGBT law.

Kenya: 2 Men Challenge Constitutionality of Anal Probe

NEWS | May 4
A lawyer says she has submitted the arguments during the first day of a hearing where two men are seeking a Kenyan court ruling to stop enforced anal examinations of men accused of being gay.

Kasich Dropping Out, AP Sources Say; Trump on Clear GOP Path

NEWS | By Julie Pace and Scott Bauer | May 4
Ohio Gov. John Kasich is leaving the Republican presidential contest, giving Donald Trump a clear path to his party's nomination.

Watch Chris Evans Vogue on 'The Ellen Show'

Move over Channing Tatum, we have a new Hollywood hunk voguer!

Cyndi Lauper Adds Country Record to Her Multifaceted Career

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kristin M. Hall | May 4
Pop singer, songwriter and Broadway musical composer Cyndi Lauper added a little country twang to her signature Queens accent.

PopUps: Possible Feud Alert: Nicki Minaj vs. Demi Lovato

There's something about the Met Gala that gets some celebs really worked up.

Trans Woman Who Recorded Subway Attack Speaks Out

NEWS | May 4
The transgender woman who recorded a video showing a woman yelling transphobic, anti-gay and racial rhetoric before physically assaulting her on a New York City subway last week, is speaking out.

Watch: Cruz Punches, Elbows Wife on Way Off Campaign Trail

NEWS | May 4
We know that being on the campaign trail can put a strain on a marriage, but...


News

Trump Shifts to New Campaign Phase, Dismisses GOP Critics

POLITICS | By Julie Pace and Scott Bauer | May 4
Donald Trump, the GOP presidential nomination virtually in hand, is signaling a new phase of his outsider campaign.


Entertainment

Review :: The Role

BOOKS | By Christopher Verleger | May 4
When two actors are cast as each other's romantic interest, they can't help but wonder if it's art imitating life in this sensational debut novel from Richard Taylor Pearson.


Business

Treasury Sec'y: Currency Redesign Plan Winning Rave Reviews

FINANCE | By Martin Crutsinger | May 4
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Tuesday that the reaction to his plan to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill and add civil rights and suffragette leaders to U.S. currency has been "overwhelmingly positive."


Technology

Military Tests Unmanned Ship Designed for Seafaring Missions

PERSONAL TECH | By Julie Watson | May 4
The military is starting tests on the world's largest unmanned surface vessel - a self-driving, 132-foot ship designed to travel thousands of miles out at sea without a single crew member on board.


Travel

Spooky! New York's Haunted History Trail

By Carolyn Thompson | May 4
The Haunted History Trail of New York State has been unfurled for anyone who's ever ambled through a "ghost walk," knows what EVP stands for (electronic voice phenomena), watched "Ghost Hunters," ''Ghost Busters" or stayed up late around a Ouija board.


Nightlife

Dance to Unite 3rd Annual Benefit Features Debbie Harry

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | May 3
On Tuesday, May 3, Dance to Unite presents the 3rd Annual Benefit: One Way or Another featuring live music from Debbie Harry at Avenues: The World School, located in Chelsea.