Gay Boston: The Latest

Debate Night: Clinton, Trump Set for High-Stakes Showdown

NEWS | By Julie Pace | Sep 26
After months of tangling from afar, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will confront each other face-to-face for the first time in Monday night's presidential debate, laying out for voters their vastly different visions for the nation's future.

AIDS Pageant in Uganda Seeks to Stem Stigma, Discrimination

NEWS | By Rodney Mohumuza | Sep 26
Organizers of the HIV-themed beauty pageant, which launched in 2014, say one way of curbing the irrational fear of AIDS that fuels discrimination is for more people living with HIV to open up about their status rather than conceal it.

Vila Davis Describes Becoming Rape Foundation Advocate

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sandy Cohen | Sep 26
Viola Davis said Sunday that her own experiences with sexual assault led her to become an advocate for the Rape Foundation and encouraged others to visit treatment centers so they'll become supporters.

Study Finds 20M Would Lose Health Coverage Under Trump Plan

BUSINESS | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Sep 26
A new study that examines some major health care proposals from the presidential candidates finds that Donald Trump would cause about 20 million to lose coverage while Hillary Clinton would provide coverage for an additional 9 million people.

Pope Backs Opposition to Mexico Gay-Marriage Proposal

NEWS | Sep 25
Pope Francis has voiced support for Mexican bishops and citizens opposing the government's push to legalize same-sex marriage.

Dolly Parton, 'Pure and Simple'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Joel Martens | Sep 25
A phenomenally successful artist and businesswoman -- and a woman still in awe, who continues to be enchanted by love and the simple, beautiful things that surround her. Dolly Parton brings all of that to this interview.

Jersey Shore Town Won't Yet Settle With Gay Ex-Cop

NEWS | Sep 25
Officials in a New Jersey shore town won't sign off yet on a proposed $369,000 settlement with a gay former police officer who filed a discrimination lawsuit.

Tens of Thousands March Against Marriage Equality in Mexico

NEWS | By Mark Stevenson | Sep 25
Tens of thousands of people marched through Mexico City on Saturday in opposition to President Enrique Pena Nieto's push to legalize same-sex marriage.

Trump's Unconventional Debate Prep Skips Mock Debate

NEWS | By Jill Colvin and Jonathan Lemire | Sep 25
Since he entered the presidential race, it's been Donald Trump's style to break with convention. It's no different when it comes to debate prep.

Ted Cruz Calls His Decision to Back Trump 'Agonizing'

NEWS | Sep 25
Ted Cruz appears uncomfortable defending the man he says he'll vote for in November, Donald Trump.


Entertainment

Review :: Carmen. Boston Lyric Opera

By Ed Tapper | Sep 25
Boston hasn't seen a large-scaled "Carmen" in decades. With their current production the Boston Lyric Opera rectifies that situation with a colorful, well-sung production.


Business

Some Mexico City Residents See Future in Rain Harvesting

By Nick Wagner | Sep 26
In one year, over 15,000 gallons of rainwater can be captured by one system alone when installed on a roof measuring 80 square meters (861 square feet).


Finance

House and Home :: Finding (and Buying) Your Nest

By Joel Martens | Sep 25
The Southern California market is definitely showing signs of continued growth and strength and with the continued low interest rates, it is a great time to take advantage of homeownership.


Cars

GM Unveils New Compact Chevy SUV in Super-Competitive Market

By Tom Krisher | Sep 26
The aging Chevrolet Equinox compact SUV has taken a dramatic tumble so far this year in the fastest-growing part of the U.S. market. General Motors is hoping to turn that around when it replaces the Equinox with a revamped model.


Travel

See the Essence of India In This Women-Only Tour

By EDGE | Sep 23
Incredible Indian Tours, subcontinent specialists since 2000, are offering their Essence of India -- Women Only tour, a small group tour through North India from October 15 to November 5, 2016 and February 11 to March 5, 2017.