Gay Boston: The Latest

Boston Hosts Annual Taste of the North End Charity Fundraiser
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Boston Hosts Annual Taste of the North End Charity Fundraiser

NIGHTLIFE | Apr 28
Once again, on Friday, April 28, North End restaurateur Donato Frattaroli is hosting the long-time favorite Taste Of The North End, at which many of the North End restaurants will whip up a bite-sized specialty all under the same roof.

Las Vegas Insider: Where to Nosh, Nightlife and Nod

Las Vegas Insider: Where to Nosh, Nightlife and Nod

STYLE | By Jill Gleeson | Apr 28
The latest in our "Las Vegas Insider" series features tips from André C. Wade, the new executive director of The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada.

Get to Know the New Wonder Woman and Spider-Man

Get to Know the New Wonder Woman and Spider-Man

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsay Bahr | Apr 28
Get to know a bit more about the actors who are playing some of summer's biggest superhero roles.

Congress OKs Bill Averting Saturday Gov't Shutdown

Congress OKs Bill Averting Saturday Gov't Shutdown

NEWS | By Alan Fram | Apr 28
With just hours to spare, Congress easily approved a short-term spending bill Friday that would prevent a partial federal shutdown over the weekend.

Watch: Bill Nye Slams Conversion Therapy with Ice Cream Cartoon, Ultra Conservatives Freak

Watch: Bill Nye Slams Conversion Therapy with Ice Cream Cartoon, Ultra Conservatives Freak

NEWS | Apr 28
On a recent episode of Billy Nye's new Netflix show, the beloved scientist tackled sexuality and took aim at conversion therapy - a method believed by some that can "turn" gay people straight - by using ice cream.

Harry Styles Announces Fall World Tour Ahead of Solo Album

Harry Styles Announces Fall World Tour Ahead of Solo Album

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 28
Harry Styles has announced a world tour ahead of the release of his first solo album.

Warren 'Troubled' by Report of Wall Street-Paid Obama Speech

Warren 'Troubled' by Report of Wall Street-Paid Obama Speech

NEWS | Apr 28
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she's "troubled" by reports that former President Barack Obama will be paid $400,000 to speak at a September health care conference put on by Wall Street firm Cantor Fitzgerald.

Trump: 'I Thought it Would be Easier'

Trump: 'I Thought it Would be Easier'

NEWS | Apr 28
President Donald Trump is sounding wistful as he reflects on his first 100 days on the job.

UK Jury Convicts Doctor of Performing Unneccesary Surgeries

UK Jury Convicts Doctor of Performing Unneccesary Surgeries

NEWS | By Danica Kirka | Apr 28
A prominent breast surgeon whose victims accused him of playing God with their lives faces a life sentence after a jury convicted him Friday of carrying out unnecessary operations that maimed some of his victims for life.

Medical Marijuana Advocates Say Iowa Program Too Limited

Medical Marijuana Advocates Say Iowa Program Too Limited

NEWS | By Linley Sanders | Apr 28
A medical marijuana oil program approved by the Iowa Legislature might not offer much help to patients with qualifying medical conditions, but advocates say it's at least a step in the right direction.

Tennessee Senate OKs Bill LGBT Groups Deem Discriminatory

Tennessee Senate OKs Bill LGBT Groups Deem Discriminatory

NEWS | By Jonathan Mattise | Apr 28
Words in state law must be interpreted as having "natural and ordinary meaning" under a bill passed by the Tennessee Senate on Thursday. Critics call it a sneaky way of encouraging state judges to deny rights to same-sex couples and transgender people.


News

The History of Using '100 Days' As a Benchmark

The History of Using '100 Days' As a Benchmark

POLITICS | Apr 28
While "100 days" has become a popular benchmark in American presidential politics, its origins go back to nineteenth century France. CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett offers a brief history.


Entertainment

 Review :: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
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Review :: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

FINE ARTS | By Sue Katz | Apr 28
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is back for its annual visit, thanks to the Celebrity Series of Boston. The performances include a changing menu of pieces -- except for the evergreen and beloved "Revelations" by Alvin Ailey himself.

 Review :: Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story

Review :: Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Apr 28
The real-life story of Hollywood back-room couple Harold and Lillian Michelson is the sort of stuff that movies used to be made of.


Technology

As Dubai Focuses on Future, Cybersecurity a Growing Concern

As Dubai Focuses on Future, Cybersecurity a Growing Concern

PERSONAL TECH | By Jon Gambrell | Apr 28
As Dubai races toward a future of self-driving cars and drones filling up its high-rise-studded skyline, cybersecurity is becoming a growing concern in a region replete with examples of cyberattacks.


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 CEO Continues Damage Control

United CEO Continues Damage Control

By EDGE | Apr 28
In an effort to squash the public relations nightmare spewing from the recent, violent removal of a United Airlines passenger, CEO Oscar Munoz issued a statement.


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).

Latino Commission on AIDS' Cielo Gala Honors 'Hamilton' Star Javier Muñoz

Latino Commission on AIDS' Cielo Gala Honors 'Hamilton' Star Javier Muñoz

AIDS | Apr 27
On Friday, April 28, the Latino Commission on AIDS will held their Cielo Gala 2017, honoring HIV/AIDS activist Javier Muñoz, star of Broadway's hit show "Hamilton" with the Ilka Award.