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French President Flexes Diplomatic Muscles in Putin Meeting

French President Flexes Diplomatic Muscles in Putin Meeting

NEWS | By Sylvie Corbet and John Leicester | May 29
Flexing his diplomatic muscles, French President Emmanuel Macron said he had "extremely frank" and "direct" talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday.

Trump Hails the Fallen and Their Families at Arlington

Trump Hails the Fallen and Their Families at Arlington

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | May 29
President Donald Trump expressed his nation's "boundless and undying" gratitude Monday to Americans who have fallen in battle and to the families they left behind, hailing as heroes the hundreds of thousands buried at Arlington National Cemetery.

Tiger Woods Arrested in Florida on DUI Charge, Released

Tiger Woods Arrested in Florida on DUI Charge, Released

ENTERTAINMENT | By Doug Ferguson | May 29
Tiger Woods was arrested early Monday on a DUI charge in Jupiter, Florida, and spent nearly four hours in a county jail before he was released.

National Spelling Bee Becoming Easier to Predict

National Spelling Bee Becoming Easier to Predict

NEWS | By Ben Nuckols | May 29
To the fans watching on ESPN, Nihar Janga's win last year in the Scripps National Spelling Bee was a shock: He was only 11 years old, a fifth-grader appearing in the bee for the first time, competing against 8th-graders with deep voices and facial hair.

Discrimination Suits Proceed Against Fox, Minus Roger Ailes

Discrimination Suits Proceed Against Fox, Minus Roger Ailes

NEWS | By Tom Hays and Larry Neumeister | May 29
The sudden death of Fox News founder Roger Ailes won't slow the march of litigation swirling around the network, legal observers and lawyers involved in the suits said.

Home of the Future Wish List

Home of the Future Wish List

NEWS | By EDGE | May 29
Self-cleaning toilets, a television which chooses programs for you - and a robot that delivers breakfast in bed are all features we hope to see in the home of the future.

Putin Visits France, Hopes to Mend Strained Ties with West

Putin Visits France, Hopes to Mend Strained Ties with West

NEWS | By Vladimir Isachenkov and Sylvie Corbet | May 29
On a trip likely to shape Russia-France ties for years to come, Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in France on Monday for talks with newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron - the candidate he did not back in presidential vote.

An Inconceivable Truth :: Facing Facts About Racism in the LGBT Community

An Inconceivable Truth :: Facing Facts About Racism in the LGBT Community

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jill Gleeson | May 29
When the discriminated against discriminate in turn, it's time for a good long look in the mirror.

How Hollywood is Giving its Biggest Stars Digital Facelifts

How Hollywood is Giving its Biggest Stars Digital Facelifts

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | May 29
Johnny Depp is just the latest mega-star to get the drastic de-aging treatment on screen, joining several actors getting digital facelifts to play younger versions of themselves.

Soderbergh Says Filming 'Logan Lucky' Made Him a NASCAR Fan

Soderbergh Says Filming 'Logan Lucky' Made Him a NASCAR Fan

NEWS | By Steve Reed | May 29
Steven Soderbergh was never a big NASCAR fan despite growing up in the South.


News

Kelly Defends Plan for Russia Back Channel as a 'Good Thing'

Kelly Defends Plan for Russia Back Channel as a 'Good Thing'

INTERNATIONAL | By Hope Yen and Vivian Salama | May 29
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly is defending an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications with Russia, describing it as a "good thing."


Entertainment

 Review :: The Boston Pops: Celebrating John Williams
Boston, MA

Review :: The Boston Pops: Celebrating John Williams

MUSIC | By Robert Nesti | May 26
The theme to this year's Boston Pops season is "Celebrating John Williams," which it did with great style this past week with two concerts, including a screening of the film "Jaws."

 Review :: Boston Calling 2017: Day One

Review :: Boston Calling 2017: Day One

MUSIC | By James Nadeau | May 29
Despite the tail end of the week's dreary weather, there was much to like and see at Friday's opening of Boston Calling in its new and spacious digs by Harvard Stadium.


Business

Census: Texas Has 4 of Top 5 Fastest Growing Large U.S. Cities

Census: Texas Has 4 of Top 5 Fastest Growing Large U.S. Cities

FINANCE | By Juan A. Lozano | May 29
Figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau show that four of the five fastest-growing large cities in the U.S. during the 12 months leading up to last July 1 were in Texas, including some in its sprawling suburban areas.


Finance

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

Cohousing Puts the Emphasis on Neighborhood

HOME | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | May 24
What exactly is cohousing? It's a community-focused living arrangement, where residents share space, chores and fellowship. The idea started in Denmark in the 1960s and has spread across Europe and the U.S.


Cars

Small Cars Have Highest Traffic Deaths Rates, Report Says

Small Cars Have Highest Traffic Deaths Rates, Report Says

AUTO NEWS | May 28
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety says mini and small cars topped their list of vehicles with the highest number of driver deaths.


Style

Jewels of Vietnam & Cambodia and 5 Must-Pack Essentials

Jewels of Vietnam & Cambodia and 5 Must-Pack Essentials

FASHION | By Matthew Wexler | May 29
Brand g Vacations returns with another spectacular 12-night itinerary through Southeast Asia that includes the Temples of Angkor Wat and the mighty Mekong River.


Health/Fitness

How Sleep Impacts Those With Metabolic Syndrome

How Sleep Impacts Those With Metabolic Syndrome

HEALTH | May 29
A new study from the American Heart Association finds sleeping less than six hours a night could more than double the risk of death for people with metabolic syndrome.


Travel

Testing Travel: Without and Without Perks

Testing Travel: Without and Without Perks

By Candice Choi, Scott Mayerowitz | May 29
Are the benefits worth the cost? The Associated Press sent two journalists on a two-day visit to Orlando, Florida - one with perks, and one without.


Nightlife

Star-Studded Lineup for Provincetown Art House Summer Season
Boston, MA

Star-Studded Lineup for Provincetown Art House Summer Season

Provincetown's Art House announces an exciting summer season with all the big names including Megan Hilty, Bianca Del Rio, Sutton Foster, Laura Benanti and more.

International Mr. Leather Market @ The Congress Plaza Hotel :: May 27, 2017

International Mr. Leather Market @ The Congress Plaza Hotel :: May 27, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 28
This year's International Mr. Leather Market was held at The Congress Plaza Hotel in Chicago.