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Bella Luna & the Milky Way Hosts Seasonal Craft Beer Tasting Event on May 1st
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Bella Luna & the Milky Way Hosts Seasonal Craft Beer Tasting Event on May 1st

STYLE | Apr 25
Bella Luna & The Milky Way hosts their seasonal craft beer tasting event on May 1st from 7-9pm.

Americans Overwhelmingly Want Federal Protections Against Surprise Medical Bills

Americans Overwhelmingly Want Federal Protections Against Surprise Medical Bills

Three-quarters of the public want the federal government to protect patients from being stuck with surprise medical invoices after they are unwittingly treated by doctors or medical facilities that are out of their insurance network.

National Comedy Center to Preserve Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum Archives

National Comedy Center to Preserve Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum Archives

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 26
As the world marks the 30th anniversary of the passing of Lucille Ball, the National Comedy Center has announced a new initiative to digitally preserve the extensive archives of the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum.

Oklahoma Man Convicted of Killing Transgender Woman

Oklahoma Man Convicted of Killing Transgender Woman

NEWS | Apr 26
An Oklahoma judge told a man to pray for salvation before sentencing him to life in prison for killing a transgender woman in 2017 at an Oklahoma City motel.

Watch: Taylor Swift Releases Colorful New Song, Video Called 'ME!'

Watch: Taylor Swift Releases Colorful New Song, Video Called 'ME!'

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 26
Taylor Swift released a colorful, upbeat single Friday morning, ending the weeks-long search the pop star set off when she teased fans with clues about a new project.

Biden Enters Democratic Race with Strong Anti-Trump Theme

Biden Enters Democratic Race with Strong Anti-Trump Theme

NEWS | By Steve Peoples and Thomas Beaumont | Apr 26
Declaring the "soul of this nation" at stake, former Vice President Joe Biden pushed into the crowded 2020 presidential contest and quickly sparked a fierce debate over the direction of the modern-day Democratic Party.

Trump to Address a Divided National Rifle Association

Trump to Address a Divided National Rifle Association

NEWS | By Jill Colvin and Lisa Marie Pane | Apr 26
The nation's largest gun rights organization played a pivotal role in President Donald Trump's victory in 2016.

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay Shares Her Favorite Classic Films

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay Shares Her Favorite Classic Films

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Apr 26
To say filmmaker Ava DuVernay is a busy woman is an understatement, but when Turner Classic Movies called and asked her to curate the channel's "The Essentials" series, she knew she had to make it work.

After 28 Years, Lifestyle Magazine The Improper Bostonian Closes
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After 28 Years, Lifestyle Magazine The Improper Bostonian Closes

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 25
After 28 years of publication, Boston's lifestyle magazine The Improper Bostonian is shutting down, effective immediately, according to its publisher.

In 10 Years, Half Of Middle-Income Elders Won't Be Able To Afford Housing, Medical Care

In 10 Years, Half Of Middle-Income Elders Won't Be Able To Afford Housing, Medical Care

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Victoria Knight | Apr 25
In 10 years, more than half of middle-income Americans age 75 or older will not be able to afford to pay for yearly assisted living rent or medical expenses, according to a study published Wednesday in Health Affairs.

Sanders Holds 1st Press Briefing Since Feb. 28, but for Kids

Sanders Holds 1st Press Briefing Since Feb. 28, but for Kids

NEWS | Apr 25
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders held her first briefing in more than a month Thursday, but the questions didn't come from working journalists.


News

Biden Hires Strategist Symone Sanders, Adds Diversity to Bid

Biden Hires Strategist Symone Sanders, Adds Diversity to Bid

POLITICS | By Julie Pace and Errin Haines Whack | Apr 25
Joe Biden has hired Symone Sanders, a prominent African American political strategist, as a senior adviser to his newly launched presidential campaign.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Book of Mormon
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Review :: The Book of Mormon

THEATRE | By Will Demers | Apr 25
"The Book of Mormon" is the type of show that's funny as hell, really irreverent, but somehow makes you care about its characters, no small feat.

 Review :: For They Know Not What They Do

Review :: For They Know Not What They Do

MOVIES | By Louise Adams | Apr 25
Daniel G. Karslake presents a poignant documentary look at the impact of conversion therapy and evangelical zealotry on four LGBTQ families.


Business

Trump Prepares to Address NRA at War with Itself

Trump Prepares to Address NRA at War with Itself

LEGAL | By Jill Colvin and Lisa Marie Pane | Apr 26
The nation's largest gun rights organization played a pivotal role in President Donald Trump's victory in 2016. Three years later, the National Rifle Association is limping toward the next election divided and diminished.


Technology

Lawyer: Massacre Suspect Allowed to Play Violent Video Games

Lawyer: Massacre Suspect Allowed to Play Violent Video Games

VIDEO GAMES | Apr 25
An attorney representing the father of a victim in last year's Florida high school massacre told a judge that mental health counselors must share the blame, because they knew Nikolas Cruz was "a ticking time bomb."


Finance

Housing-Strapped California Debates Density Near Job Hubs

Housing-Strapped California Debates Density Near Job Hubs

LEGAL | By Kathleen Ronayne | Apr 25
A controversial proposal to increase housing near transportation and job hubs faces a key test Wednesday as California lawmakers search for solutions to the state's housing affordability crisis.


Health/Fitness

Loud and Clear: What the Queer Deaf Community Wants You to Hear

Loud and Clear: What the Queer Deaf Community Wants You to Hear

HEALTH | By Jill Gleeson | Apr 25
Opinions differ over how much progress has been made, but it's clear for true inclusion to occur there needs to be more support within the queer community for its Deaf members.


Travel

Workers Restoring 'Green Book' Motel Where MLK Stayed

Workers Restoring 'Green Book' Motel Where MLK Stayed

By Jay Reeves | Apr 26
An Alabama motel that was featured in "The Negro Motorist Green Book" and provided a home for Martin Luther King Jr. during civil rights demonstrations in the 1960s is being transformed into the centerpiece of a new national monument.


Nightlife

Easter In The Park With The Sisters 40th Anniversary :: April 21, 2019

Easter In The Park With The Sisters 40th Anniversary :: April 21, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Apr 24
Over 350 Sister's of Perpetual Indulgence from around the world came out to San Francisco on Easter Sunday to celebrate their 40th anniversary. The Hunky Jesus' and Foxy Mary's also came out to celebrate on this festive day,