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Nancy Carroll Takes the Reins for Greater Boston Stage Company's 'Calendar Girls'
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Nancy Carroll Takes the Reins for Greater Boston Stage Company's 'Calendar Girls'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 25
EDGE had the pleasure of chatting with Nancy Carroll about the success of this charming true story, and the rare pleasure of a theatrical work in which the guys are decidedly outnumbered by strong female characters.

Palin's Son Seeks to Bar Media in Assault Proceedings

Palin's Son Seeks to Bar Media in Assault Proceedings

NEWS | By Rachel D'Oro | May 26
The eldest son of former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is seeking to bar the media from covering court hearings after he was accused of assaulting his father last year at the family home in Alaska.

Resentment Over Trump Election Helped Fuel Weinstein Case

Resentment Over Trump Election Helped Fuel Weinstein Case

NEWS | By David Carry and Jocelyn Noveck | May 26
Donald Trump's victory in 2016 hardened the resolve of many women who, when confronted with the Weinstein case in October, saw a rare chance that a serial predator with immense prestige and clout might be held accountable.

More LGBT Issues Loom as Justices Near Wedding Cake Decision

More LGBT Issues Loom as Justices Near Wedding Cake Decision

NEWS | By Mark Sherman | May 26
A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through courts and will continue, no matter the outcome in the Supreme Court's highly anticipated decision in the case of a Colorado baker who would not create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.

Police: Suspected Gunman Spoke Online About Demon possession

Police: Suspected Gunman Spoke Online About Demon possession

NEWS | By Sean Murphy and Ken Miller | May 26
The director of the LGBT rights group Freedom Oklahoma, Troy Stevenson, said Tilghman is the same man who distributed flyers across Oklahoma City earlier this year warning of demons taking over people's bodies.

Giuliani Says White House Wants Briefing on Classified Info

Giuliani Says White House Wants Briefing on Classified Info

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire and Eric Tucker | May 26
President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified information shared with lawmakers about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

Study Shows Money, Not E-Cigarettes, Helps More Smokers Quit

Study Shows Money, Not E-Cigarettes, Helps More Smokers Quit

In a new study of company wellness programs, free electronic cigarettes did not help smokers quit more than usual methods such as nicotine patches.

Robert Frost Museum Reopens

Robert Frost Museum Reopens

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lisa rathke | May 26
The famous poet's house, including the 7-acre grounds with rugged old stone walls, a barn and some of the heirloom apple trees from Frost's orchard, is now open again as a museum under the ownership of Bennington College.

Ireland: Anti-Abortion Group Calls Vote Result 'a Tragedy'

Ireland: Anti-Abortion Group Calls Vote Result 'a Tragedy'

NEWS | By Gregory Katz | May 26
A leading anti-abortion group said Ireland's historic abortion referendum has resulted in a "tragedy of historic proportions" in a statement that all but admits defeat.

6 Tips for Protecting Your Skin This Summer

6 Tips for Protecting Your Skin This Summer

The summer sun can wreak some damage on our skin. There are ways to prep your skin before hitting the sun and keep it safe all summer long.

Since Weinstein: The Growing List of the Accused

Since Weinstein: The Growing List of the Accused

NEWS | May 26
A look at some of the men accused since the Weinstein accusations emerged.


News

Mississippi City Settles with LGBT Group Over Pride Parade

Mississippi City Settles with LGBT Group Over Pride Parade

PRIDE | May 25
A Mississippi city has agreed to pay attorneys' fees and proclaim support for LGBT rights to settle a lawsuit over its denial of permission for a gay pride parade.


Entertainment

 Review :: Jagged Little Pill
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Review :: Jagged Little Pill

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | May 25
Alanis Morissette's classic pop album from 1995 provides the title, and roughly half the songs, for the Diablo Cody-written musical "Jagged Little Pill," now in its world premiere run at the American Repertory Theatre.

 Review :: Death Smiles On A Murderer

Review :: Death Smiles On A Murderer

MOVIES | By Ken Tasho | May 25
The lurid themes seen in Arrow Video's new Blu-ray vintage release involve sibling incest, lesbianism, and, of course, bloody murder.


Technology

Amazon: Echo Device Sent Conversation to Family's Contact

PERSONAL TECH | By Gene Johnson | May 26
An "unlikely" string of events prompted Amazon's Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle, the company said Thursday.


Cars

Tesla in Autopilot Mode Sped Up Before Crashing

Tesla in Autopilot Mode Sped Up Before Crashing

AUTO NEWS | By Julian Hattem | May 26
A Tesla that crashed while in Autopilot mode in Utah this month accelerated in the seconds before it smashed into a stopped firetruck, according to a police report obtained by The Associated Press. Two people were injured.


Health/Fitness

FDA Warns Teething Medicines Unsafe, Wants Them Off Shelves

FDA Warns Teething Medicines Unsafe, Wants Them Off Shelves

CORPORATE | By Matthew Perrone | May 25
Federal health officials warned parents Wednesday about the dangers of teething remedies that contain a popular numbing ingredient and asked manufacturers to stop selling their products intended for babies and toddlers.


Travel

Maui's Kapalua Bay Beach Tops Dr. Beach's Best Beach List

Maui's Kapalua Bay Beach Tops Dr. Beach's Best Beach List

By Beth J. Harpaz | May 26
A crescent-shaped beach on the Hawaiian island of Maui got the top slot Thursday on the list of best beaches issued annually by a Florida professor known as Dr. Beach.


Nightlife

Harvey Milk's 88th Birthday Celebration :: May 22, 2018

Harvey Milk's 88th Birthday Celebration :: May 22, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 23
The Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club held a birthday party to celebrate Harvey Milk's 88th Birthday, with guest speaker Steward Milk and the unveiling of a Harvey Milk mural by Ozz Montania featuring the limited edition Stoli Vodka Harvey Milk Bottle.