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Darlene Cates, the Mother in 'Gilbert Grape,' Dies at 69

Darlene Cates, the Mother in 'Gilbert Grape,' Dies at 69

NEWS | Mar 28
Darlene Cates, who played the housebound mother in the 1993 film "What's Eating Gilbert Grape," has died.

Happy Birthday, Lady Gaga!

Happy Birthday, Lady Gaga!

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 28
Yaaasss, Gaga!

Billy Eichner Joins 'AHS' Season 7, Will 'Wear Mysterious Tank Tops'

Billy Eichner Joins 'AHS' Season 7, Will 'Wear Mysterious Tank Tops'

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 28
There's little known about the upcoming seventh season of "American Horror Story" but Deadline is reporting comedian Billy Eichner is joining the cast.

Watch: Gay Reality Series 'What Happens at the Abbey' Coming to E!

Watch: Gay Reality Series 'What Happens at the Abbey' Coming to E!

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 28
Move over, "Fire Island." There's another gay reality show in town!

Hulu Announces 'Difficult People' Season 3 Date

Hulu Announces 'Difficult People' Season 3 Date

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 28
Hulu announced the premiere date for the third season of its comedy series "Difficult People," starring Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner.

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 9 Premiere Boats Big Ratings

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 9 Premiere Boats Big Ratings

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 28
It was promised to be the biggest season of "RuPaul's Drag Race" and the premiere episode of Season 9 delivered.

Chabad Lubavitch Hosts Seders Around the World

Chabad Lubavitch Hosts Seders Around the World

STYLE | Mar 28
If spring break or other travel takes you away from home during Passover, the Jewish outreach organization Chabad-Lubavitch hosts communal Seders in cities, on college campuses and in vacation destinations around the world.

White House Plan to Help Pay for Border Wall a Long Shot

White House Plan to Help Pay for Border Wall a Long Shot

NEWS | By Andrew Taylor | Mar 28
The White House is calling for immediate budget cuts of $18 billion from programs like medical research, infrastructure and community development grants to help pay for the border wall that President Trump repeatedly promised would be financed by Mexico

6 Steps to Prevent Nearly Half of Colorectal Cancer Cases

6 Steps to Prevent Nearly Half of Colorectal Cancer Cases

Research shows that Americans can prevent tens of thousands of colorectal cancer cases every year through diet, physically activity and weight management, say experts at the American Institute of Cancer Research (AICR).

Housing Discrimination Tests Discover Anti-Trans Bias in Boston

Housing Discrimination Tests Discover Anti-Trans Bias in Boston

NEWS | Mar 28
Transgender and gender non-conforming individuals responding to apartment ads in Greater Boston were more likely to be quoted a higher rental price, were shown fewer apartment amenities such as storage or laundry


News

Republicans Face Fallout Over Failed Health Care Bill

Republicans Face Fallout Over Failed Health Care Bill

POLITICS | Mar 28
The White House is facing backlash over its failed attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare. CBSN political contributor Alex Conant joins Elaine Quijano to discuss what's next for the Trump administration


Entertainment

 Review :: Boston Ballet: "Kylian/ Wings of Wax"
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Review :: Boston Ballet: "Kylian/ Wings of Wax"

THEATRE | By Kelly May | Mar 28
If you have a soft spot for contemporary ballet, the Boston Ballet is a wonderful way to satisfy that craving. Boston Ballet's "Kylián/Wings Of Wax" runs from March 23 - April 2.

 Review :: Collateral Beauty

Review :: Collateral Beauty

MOVIES | By Frank J. Avella | Mar 28
The plot of this movie sounds like a great comedy. The problem is, it's not a comedy. Not a deliberate one, anyway. It's a ploddingly serious drama -- worse, a dramatic fable.


Business

Rule Britannia: Firms Bet on British Allure to Get By Brexit

Rule Britannia: Firms Bet on British Allure to Get By Brexit

CORPORATE | By Danica Kirka | Mar 28
Companies ranging from luxury clothes maker Burberry to Bee Good, a small business making products from British bees, are hoping to make virtue out of necessity by promoting British identity as a selling point.


Technology

New Lego Set 'Women of NASA' To Be Released

New Lego Set 'Women of NASA' To Be Released

SCIENCE | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 28
If you're looking for ways to inspire your kids to reach for the stars, LEGO is there to help you with a new play set featuring the badass astronauts and scientists who made NASA what it is today.


Style

Top 50 Time-Wasters in a Brit's Modern Life

Top 50 Time-Wasters in a Brit's Modern Life

HOME | Mar 28
Cold callers, self-service checkouts and hand-wash only clothes are among life's biggest wastes of time, according to a new survey.


Travel

Paris and London Announce Joint Business Plan

Paris and London Announce Joint Business Plan

Mar 28
Paris and London, traditional rivals when it comes to attracting tourists and industry, have signed a business agreement to cooperate in attracting visitors and companies.


Nightlife

Taste of the South End :: March 21, 2017
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Taste of the South End :: March 21, 2017

CULTURE | Mar 22
AIDS Action Committee held their annual fundraiser, Taste of the South End, at the Cyclorama at the Boston Center of the Arts on Tuesday, March 21. See who was there!

amfAR Raises $3.5M for AIDS Research at Hong Kong Event

amfAR Raises $3.5M for AIDS Research at Hong Kong Event

AIDS | Mar 27
amfAr hosted a star-studded night at their annual Hong Kong gala, raising more than $3.5M for amfAR's TREAT Asia program and the organization's Countdown to a Cure initiative.