Gay Boston: The Latest

John Waters Brings His One Man Show to The Ridgefield Playhouse

NBC's "Hairspray Live" received rave reviews - many critics calling it their best and most entertaining work yet. Now is your chance to see the man behind "Hairspray" on stage at The Ridgefield Playhouse!

Months After Brother Died at Pulse, Sister Reopens His Salon

NEWS | By Mike Schneider and Josh Replogle | Dec 9
Six months after her brother and his longtime partner were killed in Orlando's gay nightclub massacre, Jessica Silva is re-opening the couple's beauty salon.

Taylor Swift, Zayn Malik Team Up for Surprise Duet Single

Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik have dropped a surprise duet single from the "Fifty Shades Darker" soundtrack.

Donald Trump Remains Producer on 'New Celebrity Apprentice'

NEWS | By Lynn Elber | Dec 9
Donald Trump is gone from the boardroom of NBC's reboot of "Celebrity Apprentice" but he's kept a business connection to the reality show.

Judge Reinhold Arrested at Dallas Airport Checkpoint

NEWS | Dec 9
Actor Judge Reinhold has been arrested on a disorderly conduct charge after a confrontation with security agents at Dallas Love Field.

Viewership Dips for NBC's Live Showing of 'Hairspray'

NBC's live presentation of the musical "Hairspray" reached 9 million viewers, making it the least-watched of the four musicals it has aired, starting when the 2013 presentation of "The Sound of Music" created a sensation.

South Korean President is Impeached in Stunning Fall

NEWS | By Foster Klug, Kim Tong-Hyung and Hyung-Jin Kim | Dec 9
South Korean lawmakers on Friday impeached President Park Geun-hye, a stunning and swift fall for the country's first female leader amid protests that drew millions into the streets in united fury.

Clinton Decries Rise of Fake News in Capitol Speech

NEWS | Dec 9
Hillary Clinton decried the rise of fake news as an "epidemic" during a speech on Capitol Hill.

Pulse Nightclub to Host 6-Month Memorial for Shooting Victims

NEWS | Dec 9
An Orlando nightclub is set to host a memorial marking six months since the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

Talking 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk' with Joe Alwyn & Kristen Stewart

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Dec 8
In Ang Lee's latest film, "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk," newcomer Joe Alwyn & Kristen Stewart play a brother and sister torn by the politics of the Iraqi War. EDGE spoke to the actors about the battle they fight over Billy's involvement in the war.

Paris Continues to Struggle with Worst Pollution in a Decade

NEWS | Dec 8
Facing its worse winter pollution in a decade, Paris is sticking to controversial traffic restrictions.


Entertainment

'Jeopardy!' Contestant Dies of Cancer Before Show Airs

Dec 8
A woman who competed on "Jeopardy!" while battling terminal colon cancer has died the week before her episode was set to air but prize money has gone to cancer research as she wished.


Business

Innovation or A Monopoly? AT&T, Time Warner Go Before Senate

By Marcy Gordon | Dec 8
The CEOs of AT&T and Time Warner are heading to Capitol Hill in a bid to convince senators that a merger of their two companies will mean innovative new experiences for consumers.


Technology

Panel Urges Better Cybersecurity to President-Elect Trump

By Tami Abdollah and Darlene Superville | Dec 8
A presidential commission made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office.


Finance

Giving the Gift of Financial Well-Being at the Holidays

By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Dec 3
Instead of the latest toy or gadget, some people are trying to give their loved ones more financial security this holiday season.


Cars

Car Company Offering Red Light-Reading Vehicles in Las Vegas

By Ken Ritter | Dec 8
Audi is unveiling this week in Las Vegas a technology that enables vehicles to "read" traffic signals ahead and tell the motorist how long the wait will be.


Health/Fitness

Avoiding the Impacts of Flu and Cold Season on Autoimmune-Related Ailments

Dec 8
Flu and cold season is quickly approaching and there isn't a soul looking forward to it. Even the healthiest people can be hit hard with the symptoms of the influenza virus and bacterial infections, those with autoimmune diseases are at even greater risk.


Travel

Is Demand for Cuba Travel Flattening?

By Beth J. Harpaz | Dec 8
Demand for travel to Cuba may be flattening, with soaring hotel prices on the island, American Airlines cutting some flights, and uncertainty over whether new travel restrictions could be imposed when Donald Trump takes office.


Nightlife

Boston, MA

Pop Sensation Betty Who Takes The Stage For RISE Concert

By EDGE | Dec 6
Australian pop sensation Betty Who will take the stage at Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum on December 8 as part of the second season of RISE youth series.

Lea DeLaria Is VIP Headliner for San Diego Human Dignity Foundation Gala

By EDGE | Dec 7
On Saturday, December 10, The San Diego Human Dignity Foundation (SDHDF) holds their third annual Aston-Brooks Awards Gala at the Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa.