Gay Boston: The Latest

OUT MetroWest to Honor Asa Sevelius on September 23rd
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OUT MetroWest to Honor Asa Sevelius on September 23rd

NIGHTLIFE | Sep 19
OUT MetroWest will honor Asa Sevelius, principal of the Heath School in Brookline, during this year's Come Out & Celebrate event on Saturday, September 23.

White Man Accused of Killing 2 Blacks Had Hitler Speech

White Man Accused of Killing 2 Blacks Had Hitler Speech

NEWS | By Michael Kunzelman | Sep 19
A 23-year-old white man arrested Tuesday was accused of killing two black men and firing on a black family in a string of attacks that police say may have been racially motivated.

Powerful Earthquake Jolts Mexico, Sways Buildings in Capital

Powerful Earthquake Jolts Mexico, Sways Buildings in Capital

NEWS | Sep 19
A powerful earthquake jolted central Mexico on Tuesday, causing buildings to sway sickeningly in the capital on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that did major damage.

Watch: First Openly Transgender Game Show Contestant Gets Into It With Trump Fan

Watch: First Openly Transgender Game Show Contestant Gets Into It With Trump Fan

NEWS | Sep 19
This Thursday's episode of GSN's hit game show "Divided" features the first openly transgender game show contestant, Natalie Dressler, 31, of Muskegon, MI, who confronts a fellow contestant and avid Trump supporter.

Watch: Gay Student Booed for Opposing Marriage Equality in Australia

Watch: Gay Student Booed for Opposing Marriage Equality in Australia

NEWS | Sep 19
A video of a gay Queensland University student in Australia being booed for railing against legalizing marriage equality in the country is making the waves this week.

Action Alert: Oppose Graham/Cassidy Bill Repealing the ACA and Cutting Medicaid

Action Alert: Oppose Graham/Cassidy Bill Repealing the ACA and Cutting Medicaid

NEWS | Sep 19
On Friday, September 15, Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and others introduced new legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Amida Care says it's time to let your elected officials know it's not enough.

Michael Musto Teams with Dina Martina, Brini Maxwell and More for 'Musto Duets' at Club Cumming

Michael Musto Teams with Dina Martina, Brini Maxwell and More for 'Musto Duets' at Club Cumming

NIGHTLIFE | Sep 19
Move over, Tony Bennett.

3 People Charged with Inciting Riot After Vigil for LGBTQ Activist

3 People Charged with Inciting Riot After Vigil for LGBTQ Activist

NEWS | By Kate Brumback | Sep 19
Three people face charges after violent clashes with campus police at Georgia Tech following a vigil for a student fatally shot by officers, a university spokesman said Tuesday.

Watch: Showtime Debuts Trailer for George Michael Documentary

Watch: Showtime Debuts Trailer for George Michael Documentary

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 19
Showtime debuted the first trailer for an upcoming documentary about the late pop star George Michael.

HRC Blasts Latest GOP Plan to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

HRC Blasts Latest GOP Plan to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

NEWS | Sep 19
HRC strenuously opposed any attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act, which would harm millions of Americans and disproportionately affect LGBTQ people.

Dumb-Ass Lists: EDGE's Favaarrrite #TalkLikeAPirateDay Tweets

Dumb-Ass Lists: EDGE's Favaarrrite #TalkLikeAPirateDay Tweets

TECHNOLOGY | Sep 19
Yarrrr! It's #TalkLikeAPirateDay and EDGE has compiled a list of its favarrrite Tweets.


News

At UN, Trump Threatens 'Total Destruction' of North Korea

At UN, Trump Threatens 'Total Destruction' of North Korea

INTERNATIONAL | By Jonathan Lemire and Darlene Superville | Sep 19
President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the "total destruction'" of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons.


Entertainment

Lin Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning "In the Heights" to Wheelock in October
Boston, MA

Lin Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning "In the Heights" to Wheelock in October

THEATRE | Sep 18
Wheelock Family Theatre opens its 37th season with ""In the Heights," Lin Manuel Miranda's Tony-award winning Best Musical.

PopUps: 'This is Us' Star Sterling K. Brown Shows Off New Emmy, Abs

PopUps: 'This is Us' Star Sterling K. Brown Shows Off New Emmy, Abs

CELEBRITIES | Sep 19
Emmys and abs. Who could ask for more?!


Business

Shadows of Secrecy Begin to Spread Across Federal Government

Shadows of Secrecy Begin to Spread Across Federal Government

CORPORATE | By Laurie Kellman | Sep 19
There are cracks in the curtains President Donald Trump tried to draw around the government early in his presidency, but the slivers of light aren't making it easier to hold federal officials accountable for their actions.


Technology

Across U.S., Lawmakers Chip Away at Public's Access to Records

Across U.S., Lawmakers Chip Away at Public's Access to Records

PERSONAL TECH | By Andrew DeMillo and Andrew | Sep 19
In February, Arkansas lawmakers marked the 50-year anniversary of the Freedom of Information Act with a resolution calling it "a shining example of open government" that had ensured access to vital public records for generations.


Finance

Irma vs. Mar-a-Lago: Bet on Trump's House

Irma vs. Mar-a-Lago: Bet on Trump's House

HOME | By Terry Spencer | Sep 8
Hurricane Irma is likely to test President Donald Trump's longtime boast that his Mar-a-Lago mansion can withstand any storm. If history is any guide, the smart money this weekend will be on the house.


Cars

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Bets on Spike in Electric Cars

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Bets on Spike in Electric Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Angela Charlton and Masha McPherson | Sep 18
The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance is gambling that mass-market drivers are going to pivot soon to electric cars.


Travel

Key West's Island House Resort Will Be 'Good As New'

Key West's Island House Resort Will Be 'Good As New'

Sep 19
Having been spared the full wrath of Hurricane Irma, Key West mainstay hotel the Island House resort issued a statement to guests to thank them for their concern and let all know that they will be up and running soon.


Nightlife

Comedy Couple Cameron Esposito & Rhea Butcher Play the Regency

Comedy Couple Cameron Esposito & Rhea Butcher Play the Regency

On Saturday, September 23, comedians and real-life married couple Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher will perform at the Regency Ballroom as part of their multi-city "Back To Back" stand-up tour.