Gay Boston: The Latest

Record Number of Lesbians Seek CA Legislative Seats

Record Number of Lesbians Seek CA Legislative Seats

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jan 20
While the 11 LGBT candidates known to be running for state legislative seats in California this year is six fewer than the high seen in 2012, a record number of lesbians will be on the June primary ballot seeking Assembly or Senate seats.

Watch: Gay Porn Star 'Marco Pumpgood' Featured on 'SNL' Sketch

Watch: Gay Porn Star 'Marco Pumpgood' Featured on 'SNL' Sketch

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 20
In case you missed it, "Saturday Night Live" gave a shout out to the gay porn studio Cockyboys by featuring a "model" in a recent sketch.

2 Men Accused of Using Grindr to Rob Fla. Man at Gunpoint

2 Men Accused of Using Grindr to Rob Fla. Man at Gunpoint

NEWS | Jan 20
Two men appeared in a Florida court last week after being accused of robbing a man at gunpoint whom they met via the gay dating app Grindr earlier this month.

Maine Town Manager Leads Segregation Group, Promotes Whites

Maine Town Manager Leads Segregation Group, Promotes Whites

NEWS | Jan 20
The town manager of a rural Maine community says he's the leader of a racial segregationist group, and he believes the United States would be better off if people of different races were to "voluntarily separate."

Award-Winning Gay Drama 'BPM (Beats Per Minute)' Coming to VOD Next Week

Award-Winning Gay Drama 'BPM (Beats Per Minute)' Coming to VOD Next Week

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 20
"BPM (Beats Per Minute)," the excellent gay/AIDS drama about ACT UP Paris in the 80s, will be made available for rent and purchase on iTunes next week.

Tabloid Held Porn Star's 2011 Interview After Trump Threat

Tabloid Held Porn Star's 2011 Interview After Trump Threat

NEWS | By Jake Pearson | Jan 20
A tabloid magazine held back from publishing an adult film star's 2011 account of an alleged affair with Donald Trump after the future president's personal lawyer threatened to sue, four former employees of the tabloid's publisher told The Associated Pres

Trump Bends, but Doesn't Break, Ways of Washington in Year 1

Trump Bends, but Doesn't Break, Ways of Washington in Year 1

NEWS | By Julie Pace | Jan 20
Hyperpartisanship and legislative gridlock still reigns. Many of the same issues that bedeviled previous presidents now sit unresolved on Trump's desk,

Recapping 'Versace': Episode 1 'The Man Who Would Be Vogue'

Recapping 'Versace': Episode 1 'The Man Who Would Be Vogue'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Jan 20
EDGE recaps the first episode of "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story," called "The Man Who Would Be Vogue."

Watch: Newlyweds Ricky Martin & Jwan Yosef Show You Inside Their Fabulous LA Home

Watch: Newlyweds Ricky Martin & Jwan Yosef Show You Inside Their Fabulous LA Home

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 20
After revealing they're married, couple Ricky Martin and Jwan Yosef invite fans into their home.

The Wild Ride Continues as Trump Begins Year Two

The Wild Ride Continues as Trump Begins Year Two

NEWS | Jan 20
President Donald Trump's first year was one marked by chaos and controversy, as he cast aside norms and traditions and changed how the presidency is viewed at home and abroad. For anyone thinking year two might be different, think again.


News

Chechen Leader: Pop Star Victim of Anti-Gay 'Honor Killing'

Chechen Leader: Pop Star Victim of Anti-Gay 'Honor Killing'

INTERNATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 20
For months, Chechen officials have denied any involvement in the disappearance of 25-year-old pop singer Zelimkhan Bakaev. Now they're offering a theory of their own, claiming Bakaev's own family murdered him.


Entertainment

New Theater Piece 'Irresistible' Explores the Tumult of Our Times
Boston, MA

New Theater Piece 'Irresistible' Explores the Tumult of Our Times

THEATRE | Jan 18
Liars & Believers (LAB), continues its risk-taking experimentation with its latest collaborative innovation, "Irresistible," a performance piece that explores the social forces tearing at the fabric of our nation.

Paul Bocuse, Globe-Trotting Master of French Cuisine, Dies

Paul Bocuse, Globe-Trotting Master of French Cuisine, Dies

CELEBRITIES | By Elaine Ganley | Jan 20
Paul Bocuse, the master chef who defined French cuisine for more than half a century and put it on tables around the world, a man who raised the profile of top chefs from invisible kitchen artists to international celebrities, has died at 91.


Business

Convicted Ex-Coal CEO Woos Working Class, Opening Senate Bid

Convicted Ex-Coal CEO Woos Working Class, Opening Senate Bid

LEGAL | By John Raby | Jan 20
A former coal company CEO who went to prison for charges stemming from the deadliest U.S. mine disaster in decades kicked off his U.S. Senate campaigning Thursday. The father of one of the victims called it "a slap in our face."


Technology

Even Without El Nino Last Year, Earth Keeps on Warming

Even Without El Nino Last Year, Earth Keeps on Warming

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein | Jan 20
Scientists say last year showed a clear signal of man-made global warming because it was the hottest year they've seen without an El Nino boosting temperatures naturally.


Cars

Edmunds: Before Buying Used Car, Consider Luxury Alternative

Edmunds: Before Buying Used Car, Consider Luxury Alternative

AUTO NEWS | By Matt Jones | Jan 20
As practical as it is to buy a used car, it can also present an opportunity to get a little fancy. This is where "cousin cars" come in.


Style

Recipe: French-Style Beef Stew

Recipe: French-Style Beef Stew

FOOD/DRINK | Jan 20
French beef stews get their unmistakable flavor from onions, red wine, chunks of beef, herbs and often bacon or fatty pork that simmer together for hours, creating heady, delicious aromas.


Health/Fitness

Fauci: NIH In "Scramble" For Any Gov't Shutdown

Fauci: NIH In "Scramble" For Any Gov't Shutdown

HEALTH | Jan 20
Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institutes of Health says the institution is in a "scramble" to prepare for a potential government shutdown at midnight Friday.


Travel

Outdoor Artworks Illuminate London at Lumiere Festival

Outdoor Artworks Illuminate London at Lumiere Festival

CULTURE | Jan 19
The dark January streets of London are being transformed into an illuminated outdoor gallery as part of the Lumiere arts festival .


Nightlife

Tiger Mama Debuts Sunday Brunch
Boston, MA

Tiger Mama Debuts Sunday Brunch

LOCAL | Jan 11
New year, new brunch. Tiffani Faison's Tiger Mama rings in 2018 with a take on brunch that can't be found anywhere else in the city.

Super Trade @ Schimanski :: January 15, 2018

Super Trade @ Schimanski :: January 15, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jan 15
Brian Rafferty Productions brought Super Trade to Brooklyn's Schimanski on MLK weekend with DJ Dani Toro from Barcelona and special guest Lindsay Lohan.