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Board Hears Mercy Request from Condemned Killer

Board Hears Mercy Request from Condemned Killer

NEWS | May 25
The Ohio Parole Board has heard arguments for and against clemency for a condemned killer facing execution in July.

Court: School Can Let Trans Students Use Bathroom of Choice

Court: School Can Let Trans Students Use Bathroom of Choice

NEWS | By Claudia Lauer | May 25
A Pennsylvania school district can allow transgender students to continue using bathrooms and locker rooms that correspond with their sexual identity, a federal appeals court panel ruled Thursday.

Harvey Weinstein Arrives to Surrender in Sex Assault Probe

Harvey Weinstein Arrives to Surrender in Sex Assault Probe

NEWS | By Colleen Long | May 25
Harvey Weinstein turned himself in to police Friday morning to face the first criminal charges to be filed against him after months of sexual abuse allegations from scores of women that destroyed his career and set off the #MeToo movement.

4 Students Charged with Hate Crime Over Racist, Anti-LGBTQ Graffiti

4 Students Charged with Hate Crime Over Racist, Anti-LGBTQ Graffiti

NEWS | May 25
Four 18-year-olds face hate-crime charges over spray-painted slurs at their high school, some of it aimed at their African-American principal.

Daniel Craig to Return as 007 in 2019, Danny Boyle at Helm

Daniel Craig to Return as 007 in 2019, Danny Boyle at Helm

ENTERTAINMENT | May 25
Daniel Craig is back as Bond, the spy series' producers confirmed, in a Danny Boyle-directed film due for release in 2019.

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Renews Efforts to Depose Trump

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Renews Efforts to Depose Trump

NEWS | By Michael Balsamo | May 25
Stormy Daniels' lawyer has renewed efforts to depose President Donald Trump in the porn actress' legal fight to invalidate a confidentiality agreement she signed days before the 2016 presidential election, according to court documents filed Thursday.

Rachel Dolezal Accused of Welfare Fraud After Race Scandal

Rachel Dolezal Accused of Welfare Fraud After Race Scandal

NEWS | May 25
A former NAACP leader in Washington state whose life unraveled after she was exposed as a white woman pretending to be black has been charged with welfare fraud.

Shining a Light on Hepatitis and HIV

Shining a Light on Hepatitis and HIV

Approximately 25 percent of people living with HIV in the U.S. are co-infected.

American Repertory Theater Announces 2018-2019 Season

American Repertory Theater Announces 2018-2019 Season

ENTERTAINMENT | May 24
Cambridge's American Repertory Theater announces its 2018-2019 season.

Talking with Paige Davis :: Making Magic with Mame

Talking with Paige Davis :: Making Magic with Mame

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | May 24
Emmy-nominated host & best-selling author Paige Davis returns to her first love, the stage, in June at the North Shore Music Theatre in a new production of "Mame." EDGE spoke to Davis recently about playing the gay icon & what the character means for her.


News

HRC Calls for Investigation of CA Candidate's Restroom Trans Harassment

HRC Calls for Investigation of CA Candidate's Restroom Trans Harassment

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | May 24
The Human Right Campaign has sent a letter requesting the attorney general of California to look into an incident which a GOP congressional candidate posted video that seems to show her haranguing a trans person for using the women's room.


Entertainment

 Review :: An Entomologist's Love Story
San Francisco, CA

Review :: An Entomologist's Love Story

THEATRE | By Adam Brinklow | May 21
The big question going into "An Entomologist's Love Story" is, why entomologists? Playwright Melissa Ross could tell nearly the exact same story about people working any other job, or even without delving into anybody's work life much at all.

 Review :: How To Talk To Girls At Parties

Review :: How To Talk To Girls At Parties

MOVIES | By Robert Nesti | May 25
A cult classic in the making.


Business

Trump Signs Bill Easing Post-2008 Crisis Restraints on Banks

Trump Signs Bill Easing Post-2008 Crisis Restraints on Banks

FINANCE | By Marcy Gordon | May 25
President Donald Trump on Thursday signed into law a measure that loosens key restraints for banks imposed after the 2008 financial crisis and Great Recession.


Technology

China's Tencent: Tech World Must Tackle Privacy Concerns

China's Tencent: Tech World Must Tackle Privacy Concerns

PERSONAL TECH | By Angela Charlton | May 25
China's biggest tech company says the industry needs to tackle users' privacy concerns and the risks posed by advancing technologies.


Cars

Consumer Reports Raises Concerns Over Tesla Model 3 Braking

Consumer Reports Raises Concerns Over Tesla Model 3 Braking

AUTO NEWS | May 22
Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports.


Style

Meat Me in NYC: Bobby Van's CPS and Other Carnivorous Bites

Meat Me in NYC: Bobby Van's CPS and Other Carnivorous Bites

FOOD/DRINK | By April Stamm | May 25
There is no shortage of shrines to steak in the five boroughs. In a sea of the same old plate of beef and side of carbs, however, some are shining with a light all their own.


Travel

'Great Gatsby' Writer's Home Offers Museum and Airbnb

'Great Gatsby' Writer's Home Offers Museum and Airbnb

By Beth J. Harpaz | May 25
You don't have to be a literary scholar to stay in this apartment upstairs from the F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Museum in Montgomery, Alabama.


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.