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Bare As You Dare Mardi Gras Party @ Mirabar :: February 17, 2017
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Bare As You Dare Mardi Gras Party @ Mirabar :: February 17, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Feb 19
It was a wild time at Mirabar as folks came together for the Bare as You Dare Mardi Gras Party. The real fun happened when Jacqueline DiMera hosted the "Beads for Deeds" contest on stage! Boy did she ever have fun.

Historian with Expert Predictions Ponders Trump Impeachment

Historian with Expert Predictions Ponders Trump Impeachment

NEWS | Feb 21
A college professor who has successfully predicted every presidential election since 1984, including Donald Trump's upset victory last year, is working on a book based on a possible future plot twist: Trump's removal from office.

In Trump's Future Looms a Familiar Shutdown Threat

In Trump's Future Looms a Familiar Shutdown Threat

NEWS | By Andrew Taylor | Feb 21
Add a potential government shutdown to President Donald Trump's growing roster of headaches.

Lindsay Lohan Says She was Profiled While Wearing Headscarf

Lindsay Lohan Says She was Profiled While Wearing Headscarf

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 21
Lindsay Lohan claims she was "racially profiled" while wearing a headscarf at London's Heathrow Airport.

Eastern Libya Bans Women From Traveling Without Male Guardian

Eastern Libya Bans Women From Traveling Without Male Guardian

NEWS | By Rami Musa | Feb 21
Eastern Libyan authorities have issued a ban forbidding women from traveling outside the country without a male guardian, sparking mockery.

AP Fact Check: Trump's View at Odds with Actual Events of the Week

AP Fact Check: Trump's View at Odds with Actual Events of the Week

NEWS | By Jim Drinkard and Calvin Woodward | Feb 21
In the Washington week that wasn't, President Donald Trump's new administration whirred like a "fine-tuned machine," piling on big-league accomplishments at a pace never before seen.

Thousands of Demonstrators Across US Say 'Not My President'

Thousands of Demonstrators Across US Say 'Not My President'

NEWS | By Julie Walker | Feb 21
Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not My President's Day.

Milo Yianopoulos Dumped by CPAC Over Pedophilia Comments

Milo Yianopoulos Dumped by CPAC Over Pedophilia Comments

NEWS | Feb 21
Right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos has been disinvited to this year's Conservative Political Action Conference after his attempt to clarify past comments on relationships between boys and older men fell flat with organizers.

Publisher Cancels Milo Yianopoulos Book 'Dangerous'

Publisher Cancels Milo Yianopoulos Book 'Dangerous'

NEWS | By Millel Italie | Feb 21
Right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos' publisher has cancelled his planned book, "Dangerous."

Trump Taps Military Strategist as National Security Adviser

Trump Taps Military Strategist as National Security Adviser

NEWS | By Catherine Lucey | Feb 20
President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser, replacing the ousted Michael Flynn.

Jolie Hopes Family Will Come Out 'Stronger' After Breakup

Jolie Hopes Family Will Come Out 'Stronger' After Breakup

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 20
Angelina Jolie says that she and her family have been going through a "difficult time" since the breakup of her marriage to Brad Pitt, but added that hopefully they would come out "stronger for it."


News

Trump vs. the Press

Trump vs. the Press

POLITICS | Feb 21
Appearing on "Face The Nation Sunday, White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus defended President Trump's declaration that the press is the enemy.


Entertainment

Stoneham Theater Presents Musical's East Coast Premiere
Boston, MA

Stoneham Theater Presents Musical's East Coast Premiere

THEATRE | Feb 16
"Jonah and the Whale: A New Musical" is an unforgettable story of faith, loss, and survival against unbeatable odds. It has its East Coast premiere at the Stoneham Theatre on February 23.

Here to Stay :: Tom Goss on Inspiration, Homophobia, and His New Video

Here to Stay :: Tom Goss on Inspiration, Homophobia, and His New Video

MUSIC | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 20
It's always a pleasure to catch up with Tom Goss, and EDGE jumped at the chance to sound him out on the story behind his new video.


Business

Sweden PM: Brexit Deal in 2 Years 'Very Tough'

Sweden PM: Brexit Deal in 2 Years 'Very Tough'

FINANCE | By Jill Lawless | Feb 20
A deal within two years is unlikely, striking a good agreement will be a struggle and the U.K. will have to pay a big bill before it is allowed out the door.


Technology

ISIS Using Drones as Effective Tool in Arsenal

ISIS Using Drones as Effective Tool in Arsenal

PERSONAL TECH | Feb 21
As Iraqi troops prepare to battle ISIS and take back western Mosul, they are facing a dangerous new weapon. ISIS is using drones to drop explosives and guide car bombs from above.


Finance

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

NATIONAL | Feb 9
Grey Gardens, the Hamptons home once owned by eccentric relatives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, is for sale. It was featured in a documentary, HBO movie and Broadway musical.


Cars

Prefecture in China's Xinjiang to Track Cars by Satellite

Prefecture in China's Xinjiang to Track Cars by Satellite

AUTO NEWS | By Gerry Shih | Feb 21
A prefecture in China's far western Xinjiang region is requiring all vehicles to install satellite tracking systems as part of stepped-up measures against violent attacks.


Style

A Stormy Finale to London Fashion Week

A Stormy Finale to London Fashion Week

FASHION | By Gregory Katz, Sylvia Hui | Feb 21
London Fashion Week neared its climax Sunday with shows by Preen, Topshop, Mulberry and others taking place at many sites in the more-chic-than-usual British capital.


Health/Fitness

Chemo Cold Caps

Chemo Cold Caps

HEALTH | Feb 19
A pair of new studies on cold cap therapy in the Journal of the American Medical Association gives hope to breast cancer patients.


Travel

Strike Closes Acropolis and Other Ancient Sites in Greece

Strike Closes Acropolis and Other Ancient Sites in Greece

INTERNATIONAL | Feb 20
The Acropolis and other ancient sites in Greece are closed to the public after state guards called a 24-hour strike over a pay and contract dispute with the government.