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Alan Cumming Talks Art, Politics & Camping in the Poconos

Alan Cumming Talks Art, Politics & Camping in the Poconos

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Jun 20
Alan Cumming comes to Boston next week for a discussion on the role of artists in society today. EDGE spoke with the outspoken Cumming about his appearance, his busy career, politics & his camp in the Poconos.

34 Ways to Celebrate NYC Pride, WorldPride and Stonewall50

34 Ways to Celebrate NYC Pride, WorldPride and Stonewall50

TRAVEL | By Kelsy Chauvin | Jun 20
Overwhelmed by all of the offerings for NYC Pride, WorldPride and Stonewall50? We've got you covered with the ultimate list of what not to miss.

Alan Cumming To Boston on June 26 in Support of LGBTQ Artists

Alan Cumming To Boston on June 26 in Support of LGBTQ Artists

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 20
Boston's Society of Arts + Crafts hosts a special Gay Pride Month event featuring stage, television, and movie star Alan Cumming in conversation with Boston artist and designer Izzy Berdan. "Conversation and Q+A with Alan Cumming," a benefit for SA+C.

Elizabeth Warren Signs Taylor Swift's Equality Act Petition

Elizabeth Warren Signs Taylor Swift's Equality Act Petition

NEWS | Jun 20
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and 2020 presidential hopeful signed Taylor Swift's Change.org petition in support of the Equality Act.

Yoga Isn't Timeless: It's Changing to Meet Contemporary Needs

Yoga Isn't Timeless: It's Changing to Meet Contemporary Needs

Today, part of yoga's appeal is that it continues to be seen as a mystical, ancient tradition. But research indicates that the practice of yoga has gone through some profound shifts.

Actor Eric Dane Opens Up About Full-Frontal 'Euphoria' Scene

Actor Eric Dane Opens Up About Full-Frontal 'Euphoria' Scene

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 20
"Euphoria" actor Eric Dane opens up about his intense full-frontal scene in the HBO teen drama with trans actor Hunter Schafer.

Heading to NYC Pride? Get a Haircut and Support LGBTQ Youth

Heading to NYC Pride? Get a Haircut and Support LGBTQ Youth

STYLE | Jun 20
New York City's Barba Men's Grooming Boutique has launched a limited-time fundraising campaign to benefit LGBTQ youth.

Flight Diverted to Oklahoma City Due to Unruly Passenger

Flight Diverted to Oklahoma City Due to Unruly Passenger

NEWS | Jun 20
Police say an American Airlines flight from Pittsburgh to Dallas/Fort Worth was diverted to Oklahoma City because of a drunken, unruly passenger.

NY Poised to Ban Gay, Trans 'Panic' Murder Defenses

NY Poised to Ban Gay, Trans 'Panic' Murder Defenses

NEWS | Jun 20
New York's state lawmakers have passed legislation to ban the so-called 'gay panic' defense in murder cases with LGBTQ victims.

Listen: Unheard Song from Queen Frontman Freddie Mercury Released

Listen: Unheard Song from Queen Frontman Freddie Mercury Released

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 20
Universal Music unveiled a previously unheard and unreleased song by the late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury


News

After a 50-Year Wait, 'Stonewall' Opera was Written in Weeks

After a 50-Year Wait, 'Stonewall' Opera was Written in Weeks

NATIONAL | By Ronald Blum | Jun 20
The Pulitzer Prize-winning librettist Mark Campbell received a note in late February 2018 from the general director of the New York City Opera: "I may have a project for you, but you have to write quickly."


Entertainment

 Review :: Cubby

Review :: Cubby

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Jun 20
This bizarre coming-of-age comic drama is the tale of how a psychotic closeted Midwestern makes a life for himself in NY


Business

Notre Dame Work Continues As Billionaire Donors Delay Cash

Notre Dame Work Continues As Billionaire Donors Delay Cash

FINANCE | By Thomas Adamson | Jun 20
It's been mainly American and French individuals, via charitable foundations at Notre Dame, who have made the first donations, paying the bills and salaries for the up to 150 workers .


Technology

New Study to Examine Feeding Habits of Cape Cod Great Whites

New Study to Examine Feeding Habits of Cape Cod Great Whites

SCIENCE | By Philip Marcelo | Jun 20
Researchers on Cape Cod are launching a new study focused on the hunting and feeding habits of the region's great white sharks following last year's two attacks on humans, including the state's first fatal one in more than 80 years.


Finance

Dropped From Health Insurance Without Warning: Was it Legal?

Dropped From Health Insurance Without Warning: Was it Legal?

HEALTH | By Julie Appleby | Jun 10
Tens of thousands of Americans each year are dropped by their insurers over payment issues, sometimes with little or no prior warning from their insurers.


Cars

Waymo Teams Up with Renault, Nissan on Robotaxis Outside U.S.

Waymo Teams Up with Renault, Nissan on Robotaxis Outside U.S.

AUTO NEWS | By Michael Liedtke | Jun 20
Self-driving car pioneer Waymo is teaming up with automakers Renault and Nissan to make its first journey outside the U.S. with a ride-hailing service that will dispatch a fleet of robotaxis in France and Japan.


Health/Fitness

10-Year-Old Girl Completes Yosemite El Capitan Climb

10-Year-Old Girl Completes Yosemite El Capitan Climb

FITNESS | By Olga R. Rodriguez | Jun 20
A 10-year-old Colorado girl scaled Yosemite National Park's El Capitan and may have become the youngest person to climb one of the most celebrated and challenging peaks in the world.


Travel

Protestors Block Tourists From Using Kauai Highway

Protestors Block Tourists From Using Kauai Highway

Jun 19
Protesters formed a human chain and blocked tourists from using a Kauai highway to access an area they said cannot support a large influx of people, according to reports.