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Boston Symphony Celebrates African-American Composers with Saturday Program

Boston Symphony Celebrates African-American Composers with Saturday Program

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 19
The BSO's Germeshausen Youth and Family Concerts Conductor Thomas Wilkins makes his BSO subscription series debut in a special performance on Saturday, March 23 that celebrates the music of African-American composers.

Celebrity Series Brings Michael Tilson Thomas & SF Symphony to Boston on March 24

Celebrity Series Brings Michael Tilson Thomas & SF Symphony to Boston on March 24

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 19
Celebrity Series of Boston will present the San Francisco Symphony with conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and violin soloist Christian Tetzlaff on Sunday, March 24, 2019, at 5 pm at Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA.

Wendy Williams Reveals She is Living in 'sober house'

Wendy Williams Reveals She is Living in 'sober house'

NEWS | Mar 19
Wendy Williams says she's living in a "sober house" because of addiction struggles.

The Inspector Talks: A Conversation with Actor Liam Brennan

The Inspector Talks: A Conversation with Actor Liam Brennan

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Mar 19
Scottish actor Liam Brennan has been playing the mysterious titular character in Stephen Daldry's radical rethinking of J.P. Priestley's 1945 drama "An Inspector Calls." EDGE spoke to the actor about the role and the play.

James Corden Returns to Host the 2019 Tony Awards

James Corden Returns to Host the 2019 Tony Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 19
James Corden is returning to host the 73rd annual Tony Awards.

Pope Nixes French Cardinal Resignation After Cover-Up

Pope Nixes French Cardinal Resignation After Cover-Up

NEWS | Mar 19
Pope Francis has declined to accept the resignation of French Cardinal Philippe Barbarin, who was convicted of failing to report a known predator priest to police.

Gay Phoenix Man Describes Alleged Gay Bashing Incident

Gay Phoenix Man Describes Alleged Gay Bashing Incident

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 19
A gay man living in Phoenix, Cesar Marin, took to Facebook on March 16 to describe events he says started with a homophobic epithet and ended with a bashing at the hands of a mob of ten people.

Records Show FBI was Probing Michael Cohen Long Before Raid

Records Show FBI was Probing Michael Cohen Long Before Raid

NEWS | By Jim Mustian and Larry Neumeister | Mar 19
The FBI was investigating President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and fixer for nearly a year before agents raided his home and office, documents released Tuesday show.

'Medieval' Diseases Flair as Unsanitary Living Conditions Proliferate

'Medieval' Diseases Flair as Unsanitary Living Conditions Proliferate

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Anna Gorman | Mar 19
Infectious diseases — some that ravaged populations in the Middle Ages — are resurging in California and around the country, and are hitting homeless populations especially hard.

Calvin Klein's Ex Porn Star BF Arrested for Assaulting Man with Frying Pan

Calvin Klein's Ex Porn Star BF Arrested for Assaulting Man with Frying Pan

NEWS | Mar 19
A former porn star and male model, who once dated fashion designer Calvin Klein, was arrested earlier this month for allegedly beating another man with a frying pan, breaking into an apartment, and stealing drugs.


News

Drag Kid Desmond Trolled with Hundreds of Baseless Reports to Child Protection Authority

Drag Kid Desmond Trolled with Hundreds of Baseless Reports to Child Protection Authority

FAMILY | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 19
Original Drag Kid Desmond is Amazing is only 11 years old, but that has hardly shielded him from the online taunts and slurs of right-wing trolls who sandwich expressions of concern for his well-being between frequent attacks on him and his family.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Married Name
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Review :: The Married Name

THEATRE | By Joe Siegel | Mar 18
Playwright Kevin Broccoli's "The Married Name" has an interesting subject at its core: should gay couples be subjected to the same pressures and obligations as their heterosexual counterparts?

 Review :: Mary Poppins Returns

Review :: Mary Poppins Returns

MOVIES | By Sam Cohen | Mar 19
Disney's "Mary Poppins Returns" arrives on 4K Blu-ray, regular Blu-ray and Digital this week. While it may not be the original, Emily Blunt shines as Mary Poppins.


Business

White House Foresees Long Economic Boom Where Others Don't

White House Foresees Long Economic Boom Where Others Don't

FINANCE | By Josh Boak | Mar 19
Contrary to the views of most economists, the Trump administration expects the U.S. economy to keep booming over the next decade on the strength of further tax cuts, reduced regulation and improvements to the nation's infrastructure.


Finance

Shopping to Reduce Food Waste is Easy on the Wallet, Too

Shopping to Reduce Food Waste is Easy on the Wallet, Too

FOOD/DRINK | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | Mar 19
If you're hoping to reduce household food waste, experts say there are two key things to do: Eat what you have, and buy only what you need.


Style

'Both Sides of the Binary' Exhibit Explores Gender and Fashion

'Both Sides of the Binary' Exhibit Explores Gender and Fashion

FASHION | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | Mar 19
The exhibit titled, "Gender Bending Fashion," examines moments in history when clothing transcended and muddled our understanding of gender.


Health/Fitness

5 Reasons to Consider Dental Braces

5 Reasons to Consider Dental Braces

HEALTH | Mar 19
While studies have shown that straight teeth and a nice smile have a positive effect on self-esteem, social interactions and job prospects, the numerous health benefits received as a result of wearing braces shouldn't be discounted, orthodontists say.


Travel

Thousands Converge on California 'Poppy Apocalypse'

Thousands Converge on California 'Poppy Apocalypse'

By Amy Taxin, Julie Watson | Mar 19
Like Dorothy in the "Wizard of Oz," the Southern California city of Lake Elsinore is being overwhelmed by the power of the poppies.


Nightlife

NSFW: Ready for the Cock Cam?

NSFW: Ready for the Cock Cam?

PERSONAL TECH | Mar 15
Talk about POV. In what some might call a personal tech advance, a UK company called Julz has released a product that combines the use of silicon cock rings and video called the "Cock Cam."