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Michael Kaye and Jim Petosa on Nazi Drama 'Good' :: The Persistent Past, the Potential Future, and the Role of Theatre

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 30
This election season has colored the programming of area theaters, but New Rep's production of Cecil Philip Taylor's drama "Good," in which a decent German man descends into Nazism, may be the post pointed -- and potent -- clarion call of all.

Tim Burton Slammed for Comments On New Movie's Diversity

NEWS | Sep 30
Tim Burton is getting criticized on social media over his explanation on why his new movie's cast is overwhelmingly white.

Hart? Hanks? New Film Academy Members Offer Oscar Host Ideas

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sandy Cohen | Sep 30
The newest members of the film academy will cast their first Oscar ballots this season, but the choice for Oscar host - usually decided in October - will be strictly up to Oscar brass.

Lady Gaga Will Perform During Super Bowl Halftime Show

NEWS | By Mesfin Fekadu | Sep 30
It's official: Lady Gaga will headline the Super Bowl halftime show.

California Governor Approves Gender-Neutral Restrooms

NEWS | Sep 30
Gov. Jerry Brown waded further into the national debate over transgender rights Thursday as he signed a bill requiring that all single-stall toilets in California be designated as gender neutral.

Virginia Man Convicted in Vermont Same-Sex Kidnap Case

NEWS | By Carolyn Thompson | Sep 30
A Virginia businessman was convicted Thursday of international parental kidnapping and conspiracy for helping a mother take her daughter out of the country to avoid losing custody to her former partner.

Twice-Divorced Trump Injects Bill Clinton Scandals Into 2016 Race

NEWS | By Josh Lederman and Catherine Lucey | Sep 30
Donald Trump is warning voters that a Hillary Clinton victory would bring her husband's sex scandal back to the White House.

Trump Calls Miss Universe 'Disgusting', Alleges 'Sex Tape'

NEWS | Sep 30
There goes the women vote.

Paris Fashion Week: Kardashian Attack and More

STYLE | By Thomas Adamson | Sep 30
Here are the highlights of Thursday's spring-summer 2017 ready-to-wear shows in Paris.

12th Annual Come Out with Pride Orlando

PRIDE | By Mike Halterman | Sep 30
For over a decade now, "Come Out with Pride Orlando" has grown exponentially, becoming one of the largest LGBT pride celebrations not just in the state of Florida, but in the entire Southeast

Travel Advisory Issued for 11 Southeast Asia Countries

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Mike Stobbe | Sep 29
U.S. health officials are advising pregnant women to postpone travel to 11 countries in Southeast Asia because of Zika outbreaks in the region.


Entertainment

How Emmett Till's Murder Revolutionized the Civil Rights Movement

CULTURE | Sep 30
One of the most-anticipated exhibits at The Smithsonian's Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., is a casket that carried the body of Emmett Till 61 years ago.


Business

Poachers Target Rare Bird's 'Ivory' Beak in Southeast Asia

LEGAL | By Christopher Torchia | Sep 30
Some call it "ivory on wings," part of the bill of a critically endangered bird in Southeast Asia that is sought by poachers and carved into ornaments for illegal sale to Chinese buyers.


Technology

U.S. Not on Track to Meet 2025 Carbon Pollution Cutting Goal

SCIENCE | By Seth Borenstein | Sep 30
Unless it does more, the United States probably will fall short of goals set under last year's Paris agreement to dramatically reduce emissions of heat-trapping gases, according to a new study.


Cars

Disabled Man Gets License, Shows Driverless Tech's Potential

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Sep 29
Fully driverless cars are expected to reach U.S. roads in the next five to ten years, and the disabled community is eager for their arrival.


Travel

A Serene Spot in the Bronx: Van Cortlandt Park

By Jonathan Elderfield | Sep 30
Can serenity come from suffering? For that matter, can serenity be found in New York City, specifically, in this case, the Bronx?


Nightlife

Kathy Griffin to Open Best in Drag Show Benefiting Aid for AIDS

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Sep 28
On October 2 at San Francisco's Orpheum Theatre, Emmy and Grammy Award winner Kathy Griffin will open the Best in Drag Show, the fabulous, long-running annual event raising funds for Aid for AIDS.