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Over 2,000 Expected to Attend Unleash Your Muse: GMHC's 27th Annual Latex Ball
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Over 2,000 Expected to Attend Unleash Your Muse: GMHC's 27th Annual Latex Ball

NEWS | Jul 27
Over 2,000 people from around the world are expected to celebrate the 27th annual Latex Ball, produced by Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC), on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Terminal Five, 610 West 56th Street, New York City.

Boy Scouts Leader Apologizes for Trump's Jamboree Speech

Boy Scouts Leader Apologizes for Trump's Jamboree Speech

NEWS | By David Crary | Jul 27
The Boy Scouts' chief executive apologized Thursday to members of the scouting community who were offended by the aggressive political rhetoric in President Donald Trump's recent speech to the Scouts' national jamboree.

Watch: James Corden Musically Blasts Trump Transgender Troop Ban to 'L-O-V-E'

Watch: James Corden Musically Blasts Trump Transgender Troop Ban to 'L-O-V-E'

NEWS | Jul 27
In the classiest manner possible, late night host James Corden took on President Trump's tweeted ban on transgender service members in the military.

Internet Sensation Randy Rainbow Takes on New England

Internet Sensation Randy Rainbow Takes on New England

ENTERTAINMENT | By John Amodeo | Jul 27
Actor Randy Rainbow has become an internet sensation through his videos that take on celebrities & political issues with his song parodies. In August he takes his act on the road across New England. EDGE spoke to the talented satirist.

Pines Party 2017: Labyrinth

Pines Party 2017: Labyrinth

NIGHTLIFE | Jul 27
Pines Party 2017:Labyrinth, with DJs Ralphi Rosario and Tom Stephan, benefited Stonewall Community Foundation.

Kerry Washington to Receive 2017 GLSEN Inspiration Award

Kerry Washington to Receive 2017 GLSEN Inspiration Award

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 27
Kerry Washington is being recognized by a national education organization for integrating LGBT activism into her film and television career.

Veterans in Congress Divided Over Trump's Transgender Troops Ban

Veterans in Congress Divided Over Trump's Transgender Troops Ban

NEWS | By Richard Lardner | Jul 27
President Trump's decision to ban transgender service in the armed forces drove a wedge through veterans in Congress, with one camp standing behind the commander in chief and the other decrying his order as an ugly attack on dedicated troops.

Log Cabin President Criticizes Trump's Transgender Ban But Still Considers Him to be Pro-LGBT

Log Cabin President Criticizes Trump's Transgender Ban But Still Considers Him to be Pro-LGBT

NEWS | Jul 27
The on-again, off-again romance between gay conservative organization Log Cabin Republicans (LCR) and Donald Trump was switched to off on Wednesday. Or was it?

Experts Focus on Innovative Solutions to Speed Progress Against HIV Among Youth

Experts Focus on Innovative Solutions to Speed Progress Against HIV Among Youth

NEWS | Jul 27
The world has made great strides in reducing the impact of HIV, and AIDS-related deaths are on the decline in every age group -- except among adolescents. New UNAIDS estimates show that young people continue to be at elevated risk for HIV globally.

Drugmaker GSK Reviewing its R&D Programs Under New CEO

Drugmaker GSK Reviewing its R&D Programs Under New CEO

NEWS | Jul 27
Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline says it will halt some 30 clinical and pre-clinical programs as it reviews its research and development pipeline and focuses on improving efficiency.

Only in Florida: Man Robs Bank, Flees Naked and Throws Cash to Passersby

Only in Florida: Man Robs Bank, Flees Naked and Throws Cash to Passersby

NEWS | Jul 27
Here's a hint to any aspiring comedians out there. There are easier ways to break into show business.


Entertainment

 Review :: Romeo & Juliet
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Review :: Romeo & Juliet

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 27
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company returns to Boston Common for a 22nd year, making this a summer of star-crossed love with "Romeo & Juliet."

 Review :: Unforgettable

Review :: Unforgettable

MOVIES | By Michael Cox | Jul 27
If you love the genre this one has some deliriously delicious moments pulled straight from Hitchcock. Unfortunately, Heigl's character is so over-the-top unstable that the central premise is thoroughly unbelievable.


Technology

Black Seniors Stroll Down Memory Lane Aiming to Stay Sharp

Black Seniors Stroll Down Memory Lane Aiming to Stay Sharp

SCIENCE | By Lauran Neergaard | Jul 27
Beyond possibly improving their own brain health, the Portland study's enticement is a chance to help preserve community and cultural memories from historically black neighborhoods that are disappearing with gentrification.


Cars

BMW to Build Electric Mini in Oxford Despite Looming Brexit

BMW to Build Electric Mini in Oxford Despite Looming Brexit

AUTO NEWS | Jul 26
Germany's BMW will make the electric version of its Mini compact cars at its factory in Oxford, England, a decision that comes at a time when automakers are scrutinizing investment plans due to Britain's impending departure from the European Union.


Travel

Summer Sizzles at Las Vegas Pools

Summer Sizzles at Las Vegas Pools

By Matthew Wexler | Jul 27
Can't beat the heat? Take a dip on the wild side or chill out at some of Las Vegas' most sought-after summer soirées.


Nightlife

Paula Poundstone Performs at Cape Cod Melody Tent
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Paula Poundstone Performs at Cape Cod Melody Tent

Fresh on the heels of the release of her hilarious new book, "The Totally Unscientific Study Of The Search For Human Happiness," comedian Paula Poundstone is performing on Saturday, July 22, at The Cape Cod Melody Tent in Hyannis, MA.

Kiehl's @ Bear Week Provincetown

Kiehl's @ Bear Week Provincetown

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jul 26
Kiehl's president Chris Salgardo was on hand to celebrate Bear Week in Provincetown with a fabulous party in their Commercial Street Store. Check out the pics!