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Firebrands and Female Artists: 'Nasty Women of the Met'

Firebrands and Female Artists: 'Nasty Women of the Met'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 27
A new private tour by Andrew Lear at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, "Nasty Women of the Met," will give you all the dirt on the firebrands who toppled stereotypes and shattered glass ceilings, and the female artists who made their mark.

'OITNB' Star Samira Wiley and Writer Lauren Morelli Tie the Knot

'OITNB' Star Samira Wiley and Writer Lauren Morelli Tie the Knot

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 27
This weekend, "Orange Is the New Black" star Samira Wiley tied the knot with her partner, show writer Lauren Morelli, on Saturday, March 25, in a special ceremony in Palm Springs, surrounded by family and friends.

Adele: 'I Don't Know if I Will Ever Tour Again'

Adele: 'I Don't Know if I Will Ever Tour Again'

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 27
Adele fans who didn't catch her on her world tour that's winding down may be out of luck in the future.

'American Horror Story' Stars Discuss Potential Trump Plot

'American Horror Story' Stars Discuss Potential Trump Plot

NEWS | Mar 27
The cast of "American Horror Story" is opening up about rumors of a season of the series centered on President Donald Trump.

Ivanka Trump to Attend Women's Economic Summit In Berlin

Ivanka Trump to Attend Women's Economic Summit In Berlin

NEWS | By Catherine Lucey | Mar 27
Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women, a senior administration official says.

NOM's Hate Bus Scheduled to Roll Into Boston After No-Show in New Haven

NOM's Hate Bus Scheduled to Roll Into Boston After No-Show in New Haven

NEWS | Mar 27
Will the National Organization for Marriage (NOM)'s anti-transgender "Free Speech Bus Tour" make its scheduled stop in Boston on Monday after being MIA all weekend?

Did 'Power Rangers' Get Strict 18+ Rating in Russia Over LGBTQ Character?

Did 'Power Rangers' Get Strict 18+ Rating in Russia Over LGBTQ Character?

NEWS | Mar 27
The new "Power Rangers" movie got a strict 18+ rating in Russia. Officials didn't explain the decision but some speculate it's because the film features an LGBTQ character.

Deplorable: Bangladesh's Grim Leather Trade

Deplorable: Bangladesh's Grim Leather Trade

STYLE | By Martha Mendoza, Julhas Alam | Mar 27
Hazardous, heavily polluting tanneries, with workers as young as 14, supplied leather to companies that make shoes and handbags for a host of Western brands, a nonprofit group that investigates supply chains says.

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

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

NEWS | 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.

Trends in HIV Diagnoses Rates and Outcomes Among U.S. Blacks

Trends in HIV Diagnoses Rates and Outcomes Among U.S. Blacks

NEWS | By Eric Brus | Mar 27
Two reports from the CDC show HIV diagnosis rates among people of color, with higher rates among Black women and not enough care among those recently diagnosed.


Entertainment

The Play Remains the Thing :: Steven Maler on 'Our American Hamlet'
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The Play Remains the Thing :: Steven Maler on 'Our American Hamlet'

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 24
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company is set to premiere a brand new play. Title: "Our American Hamlet." Is it about the murder of a head of state? Well, yes... indirectly. CSC's Steven Maler, who directs the production, chats with EDGE.

Actress, Producer-Writer of 'Orange Is The New Black' Marry

Actress, Producer-Writer of 'Orange Is The New Black' Marry

CELEBRITIES | Mar 27
An actress and producer-writer from "Orange Is The New Black" have married.


Business

Coal Ash: 'Why in the World Would We Be Importing It?'

Coal Ash: 'Why in the World Would We Be Importing It?'

CORPORATE | By Sarah Rankin | Mar 27
Shipping containers full of coal ash from China, Poland and India have come into the U.S. through the Port of Virginia as foreign companies find a market for the same industrial waste that America's utilities are struggling to dispose of.


Technology

WikiLeaks: CIA Hacked Apple Devices in Ways Users Can't Fix

WikiLeaks: CIA Hacked Apple Devices in Ways Users Can't Fix

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | Mar 27
New documents from WikiLeaks point to an apparent CIA program to hack Apple's iPhones and Mac computers using techniques that users couldn't disable by resetting their devices.


Style

Woes for Stores as Shoppers Look Elsewhere for Inspiration

Woes for Stores as Shoppers Look Elsewhere for Inspiration

HOME | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Mar 27
Shoppers aren't just showrooming at stores and then buying the same items online if they can find better prices - it's a more significant separation from the mall.


Travel

New Orleans Breaks Tourism Records

New Orleans Breaks Tourism Records

Mar 27
A new study says New Orleans has broken a tourism record set before Hurricane Katrina, with nearly 10.5 million visitors in 2016. The record had stood at 10.1 million since 2004, the year before the hurricane struck.


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!

Meet Last Year's Mr. Fire Island Bear

Meet Last Year's Mr. Fire Island Bear

SPECIAL EVENTS | By David Goodman | Mar 26
The third annual Fire Island Bear Weekend is coming on June 15th - 18th 2017. Part of the weekend is the Mr Fire Island Bear competition. We caught up with last year's winner, Patrick Donohue, to talk about the competition.