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Arena Stage Hosts Free Programming for Lillian Hellman Festival

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater continues the company's season-long Lillian Hellman Festival January 25-February 5 to celebrate the iconic playwright, author and political activist.

Watch: Randy Rainbow Gets Catty with Kellyanne Conway's 'Alternative Facts'

NEWS | Jan 24
Sorry, President Trump. But it looks like as long as you're in office, Randy Rainbow's song parodies will be "Now and Forever."

Dan Savage Talk Sex, Politics & Trump's Golden Moscow Adventure

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Jan 24
Dan Savage comes to Boston Wilbur Theater on Wednesday night to talk sex, politics and living through the Trump presidency. EDGE spoke to the outspoken Savage recently.

In Thank You Note, The xx Takes a Swing at Trump with Pro-LGBT Message

The xx took aim at President Donald Trump with a pro-LGBT message in a thank you note to fans.

Lawmakers, Governor Ready for Showdown in Divided N.Carolina

NEWS | By Gary D. Robertson | Jan 24
North Carolina legislators begin a new session amid rancor with a new governor and skepticism about whether they can reach consensus on big issues or will remain stuck in a political quagmire.

ABC Apologizes for Wrongly Posting Hanks, Adams Oscar Noms

Amy Adams and Tom Hanks are not Oscar nominees this year, but for a moment Tuesday morning both were listed on the official Oscars website as having scored lead acting nominations.

Paris Jackson Discusses Suicide Attempts, Father's Death

Michael Jackson's daughter, Paris, says she tried to kill herself "multiple times" in the years after her father's death.

Trump Says He'll Announce Supreme Court Nominee Next Week

NEWS | By Julie Pace | Jan 24
President Donald Trump said Tuesday he will announce a candidate next week to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court.

Gayborhood Racism is Long-Standing, Philadelphia Report Says

NEWS | By Errin Haines | Jan 24
Women, minorities and transgender people have felt unwelcome and unsafe in Philadelphia's gay neighborhood for decades, according to a city report issued Monday.

Watch: Carson Kressley Hints at 'Queer Eye for the Straight' Guy Reboot

Is "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" returning to the airwaves?

'Fanny Fun': Lesbian Melodrama Empowers Women to Embrace their Fluid Sexuality

Sexuality is fluid and, in a compelling new novel "Fanny Fun" by M. Cassol, women everywhere are encouraged to discover and prosper as who they really are.


Ariz. Cafe Accused of Abusing Employees Based on Perceived Sexual Orientation

A complaint filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission gives harrowing details on how an Arizona wine bar's management and staff harassed a pair of employees believed to be gay.


Review :: Poltergeist III

MOVIES | By Ken Tasho | Jan 24
The final film in the "Poltergeist" trilogy was an odd mixture of ideas that never quite gel.


Trump Properties Face Global Terror Risk with Presidency

CORPORATE | By Jon Gambrell | Jan 24
Businesses around the world bearing U.S. President Donald Trump's name face an increased risk now that he is in the White House, security experts warn, especially as several are in areas previously targeted by violence.


Report: 'Net Neutrality' Foe Ajit Pai is New FCC Head

PERSONAL TECH | By Tali Arbel | Jan 24
President Donald Trump has reportedly picked a fierce critic of the Obama-era "net neutrality" rules to be chief regulator of the nation's airwaves and internet connections.


Woodstock, VT, Fights to Save Its Charm, One Shutter At a Time

HOME | By Wilson Ring | Dec 31
Some property owners are questioning the community's requirement, arguing that the regulations are enforced irregularly, and that some buildings look better without shutters.


Henry Ford Museum Changes Name to Reflect Innovation Focus

AUTO NEWS | Jan 24
The Henry Ford Museum in suburban Detroit has changed its name to better convey the museum's collection and its core focus on innovation, officials announced Monday.


In Colombia, Gourmet Meals Worth Going to Jail For

FOOD/DRINK | By Alba Tobella | Jan 24
Visitors are flocking to the all-women San Diego prison in this popular Caribbean tourist town - to dine at Cartagena's trendiest new restaurant.


Itchy Skin? Dermatologists Share Tips for Relief

HEALTH | Jan 23
If an itch lasts for more than six weeks, say dermatologists from the American Academy of Dermatology, it is considered a chronic itch and is more likely to disrupt your life.


Tall Ships Set Sail in Quebec City This Summer

By Calvin Woodward | Jan 24
Majestic ships will be sailing North Atlantic waters this summer, visiting ports along the St. Lawrence River for weeks and gathering en masse in Quebec City July 18-23.