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Boston, MA

The Callaway Sisters (Liz & Ann Hampton) Come to Ptown This Weekend

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 26
Producer Rick Murray's Crown & Anchor Broadway Series continues its 2016 season at the Paramount Cabaret in Provincetown, MA with Liz Callaway & Ann Hampton Callaway in Concert this Saturday and Sunday.

Heckled Offstage, Wasserman Schultz Now Seeks Re-Election

NEWS | By Brendan Farrington | Jul 26
The furor over leaked emails not only got U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz heckled out of her speaking role Monday at the Democratic National Convention; it's also providing fodder for her congressional primary opponent.

First Lady Draws Sharp Portrait of Trump, Without Naming Him

NEWS | By Nancy Benac | Jul 26
Without mentioning Donald Trump by name, first lady Michelle Obama stood before the Democratic convention on Monday and drew a sharp sketch of the Republican nominee that stood in harsh contrast to her gauzy portrait of Hillary Clinton

Michelle Obama Wears American Designer Christian Siriano

NEWS | Jul 26
Michelle Obama, who ditched the boxy jackets and dowdy style of so many first ladies before her, addressed the Democratic National Convention in a custom, royal blue dress by designer Christian Siriano.

Mom: Warning Didn't Keep Slain Son Safe at Florida Nightclub

NEWS | By Terry Spencer, Tamara Lush and Kelli Kennedy | Jul 26
Stephanie White clutched a stack of photos while sitting in a chair in her home. The television was on, loud, and turned to the local news. A story came on about the mass shooting at a nightclub that took her baby's life.

Sarah Silverman: Bernie-Or-Bust Dems 'Being Ridiculous'

NEWS | By Leanne Italie | Jul 26
Comedian Sarah Silverman didn't mince words in her message to die-hard Bernie Sanders supporters at the Democratic convention: "Can I just say to the Bernie or bust people, you're being ridiculous."

American Pastor Expelled from Russia in LGBT Case

NEWS | By Levi Bridges | Jul 26
Mulcahy is Eastern Europe coordinator for the U.S.-based Metropolitan Community Churches denomination, which has a strong outreach to the LGBT community. The church performed the first gay marriage in the United States.

Sarandon Waits To Be Convinced To Back Clinton

NEWS | Jul 26
Susan Sarandon says she's to be persuaded to support Hillary Clinton before giving her vote.

Pines Party Physical: The Pool Party :: July 23, 2016

NIGHTLIFE | Jul 26
Physical: The Pool Party was held Saturday afternoon during Pines Party 2016: Xanadu weekend at 234 Bay Walk with DJ Justin Dawson.

LVMH Sells Donna Karan Brand to US Group G-III Apparel

STYLE | Jul 25
French luxury giant LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton is selling its Donna Karan and DKNY clothing brands to U.S. group G-III Apparel in a $650 million deal.

'Looking' Cast Looks Back, Finds Closure as Movie Ends Series

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jim Halterman | Jul 25
Cast members of the recently aired HBO film "Looking," including Jonathan Groff, Russell Tovey and Raúl Castillo, spoke with EDGE about finding closure with the series finale.


News

National Constitution Center Tells the Story of America

Jul 26
The National Constitution Center in Philadelphia tells the story of how our founders created a government by the people with an elected president -- and a Constitution that endures and protects us all.


Entertainment

Review :: The Russia House

By Kilian Melloy | Jul 26
The film's subversive jokiness lurks underneath a sheen of romance and the trappings of a spy story, but there's no mistaking how le Carré's pointy tongue is lodged painfully deep in his cheek.


Business

ABLE Accounts Help People with Disabilities Save

By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Jul 26
A new type of savings account is on the scene, designed specifically for people with disabilities: ABLE accounts.


Technology

Solar Projects Can't Save the Forest for the Trees?

By Frank Eltman | Jul 26
Solar energy ordinarily wins praise from groups that want to cut greenhouse gases, but a proposed solar project at a defunct Long Island nuclear power plant has stirred outrage because it requires demolishing 350 acres of woodlands.


Finance

Airbnb Sues San Francisco Over Rental Regulation

By Janie Har | Jul 25
San Francisco wants people who rent out their homes through Airbnb and other online platforms to follow some rules, and it wants the platforms to advertise only those rule-abiding listings - or face steep fines.


Cars

Autopilot technology drives Teslas but comes with warnings

By Justin Pritchard and Joan Lowy | Jul 23
A Tesla in Autopilot mode can drive itself but it's not a "self-driving" vehicle, at least as far as safety regulators are concerned.


Style

Breaking Down the Gender Stereotype in Kids' Clothing

By Anne D'Innocenzo | Jul 25
Pink for girls. Truck motifs for boys. A growing number of parents want to get outside those parameters when it comes to dressing their kids.


Health/Fitness

The Murky Role of Mental Illness in Extremism, Terror

By Maria Cheng | Jul 24
After family members of the driver who slammed a truck into a holiday crowd in the French city of Nice said he suffered from depression, questions have been raised again about the links between mental illness, extreme ideology and mass violence.


Travel

Cabin Crew Strike to Disrupt Air France Flights This Week

Jul 25
Air France warns some of its flights are expected to be cancelled later this week due to a seven-day strike of some cabin crew members.


Nightlife

Boston, MA

Drink Craft Beer @ The Revere Hotel :: Saturday, July 16, 2016

Jul 19
Drink Craft Beer returned to the Revere Hotel this past weekend for two days of BBQ and brews. EDGE was on hand on Saturday night. See who was there.

Over 3,000 Expected to Attend Viva La Glam, GMHC's 26th Annual Latex Ball

By EDGE | Jul 25
On Saturday, July 30, over 3,000 people will head to NYC's Terminal Five for the 26th Annual Latex Ball, produced by Gay Men's Health Crisis.