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Chabad Lubavitch Hosts Seders Around the World

Chabad Lubavitch Hosts Seders Around the World

STYLE | Mar 28
If spring break or other travel takes you away from home during Passover, the Jewish outreach organization Chabad-Lubavitch hosts communal Seders in cities, on college campuses and in vacation destinations around the world.

White House Plan to Help Pay for Border Wall a Long Shot

White House Plan to Help Pay for Border Wall a Long Shot

NEWS | By Andrew Taylor | Mar 28
The White House is calling for immediate budget cuts of $18 billion from programs like medical research, infrastructure and community development grants to help pay for the border wall that President Trump repeatedly promised would be financed by Mexico

6 Steps to Prevent Nearly Half of Colorectal Cancer Cases

6 Steps to Prevent Nearly Half of Colorectal Cancer Cases

Research shows that Americans can prevent tens of thousands of colorectal cancer cases every year through diet, physically activity and weight management, say experts at the American Institute of Cancer Research (AICR).

Housing Discrimination Tests Discover Anti-Trans Bias in Boston

Housing Discrimination Tests Discover Anti-Trans Bias in Boston

NEWS | Mar 28
Transgender and gender non-conforming individuals responding to apartment ads in Greater Boston were more likely to be quoted a higher rental price, were shown fewer apartment amenities such as storage or laundry

U.S. Health Insurance Coverage Rates Reached Record Level in 2015

U.S. Health Insurance Coverage Rates Reached Record Level in 2015

NEWS | By Eric Brus | Mar 28
The percentage of people under age 65 with health insurance increased to nearly 89 percent in 2015 -- the highest level in more than 40 years of record-keeping, according to a new fact sheet from the CDC.

League of Pro Theatre Women Celebrate Big Mingle

League of Pro Theatre Women Celebrate Big Mingle

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 28
On Friday, March 31, The League of Professional Theatre Women will recognize the talents of six outstanding women at their awards ceremony, followed by their Big Mingle event.

White House Eyeing $18 Billion List of Social Program Cuts

White House Eyeing $18 Billion List of Social Program Cuts

NEWS | By Andrew Taylor | Mar 28
The White House is following up its longshot roster of budget cuts with a wish list of $18 billion worth of immediate reductions, including cuts to medical research, infrastructure, and community development grants.

NOM Turns Anti-Trans 'Free Speech Bus' Vandalism Into Money Grab

NOM Turns Anti-Trans 'Free Speech Bus' Vandalism Into Money Grab

NEWS | Mar 28
After being vandalized in NYC last week, NOM's hate bus is ready to roll again. But not before the anti-LGBT group does a little old-fashioned money beg.

Watch: The Internet is Outraged That Cuba Gooding Jr. Lifted Up Sarah Paulson's Dress

Watch: The Internet is Outraged That Cuba Gooding Jr. Lifted Up Sarah Paulson's Dress

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 28
Cuba Gooding Jr. is on the Internet's bad side.

Former Reality Star Jon Gosselin is Now a Male Stripper in Atlantic City

Former Reality Star Jon Gosselin is Now a Male Stripper in Atlantic City

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 28
Former reality star Jon Gosselin is at the beginning phase of a new career: stripping.


Entertainment

 Review :: The King and I
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Review :: The King and I

THEATRE | By Andrew Clark | Mar 26
The classic tale of the King of Siam meeting his match in an optimistic schoolteacher is brought to life in a dazzling tour revival.

 Review :: Our Man in Havana

Review :: Our Man in Havana

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 28
A sly and knowing romp, this is a cold-war comedy in a vein much more restrained than the all-out hijinks of "Dr. Strangelove," but you get a feeling the two movies belong on the same shelf.


Business

Rule Britannia: Firms Bet on British Allure to Get By Brexit

Rule Britannia: Firms Bet on British Allure to Get By Brexit

CORPORATE | By Danica Kirka | Mar 28
Companies ranging from luxury clothes maker Burberry to Bee Good, a small business making products from British bees, are hoping to make virtue out of necessity by promoting British identity as a selling point.


Technology

New Lego Set 'Women of NASA' To Be Released

New Lego Set 'Women of NASA' To Be Released

SCIENCE | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 28
If you're looking for ways to inspire your kids to reach for the stars, LEGO is there to help you with a new play set featuring the badass astronauts and scientists who made NASA what it is today.


Style

Deplorable: Bangladesh's Grim Leather Trade

Deplorable: Bangladesh's Grim Leather Trade

FASHION | 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.


Travel

Paris and London Announce Joint Business Plan

Paris and London Announce Joint Business Plan

Mar 28
Paris and London, traditional rivals when it comes to attracting tourists and industry, have signed a business agreement to cooperate in attracting visitors and companies.


Nightlife

Qflix Philadelphia Film Festival
Philadelphia, PA

Qflix Philadelphia Film Festival

PHOTO ALBUMS | Mar 23
Qflix Philadelphia held their 23rd annual Film Festival. Despite the snow and extreme temperatures, people came in droves to catch directors and stars while watching quality LGBT films.

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

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

AIDS | 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.