Gay Providence: The Latest

'Tanglewood' Comes to Boston Common on July 13
Providence, RI

'Tanglewood' Comes to Boston Common on July 13

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 21
On Friday, July 13, at 8 p.m., the Boston Symphony Orchestra presents its annual "Tanglewood In the City" event on the Boston Common-a live video presentation of a BSO concert at Tanglewood.

Pro-EU Protesters March in London, Demand New Vote on Brexit

Pro-EU Protesters March in London, Demand New Vote on Brexit

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Jun 23
Tens of thousands of anti-Brexit protesters marched Saturday in London to demand a new referendum on leaving the European Union, as a divided Britain marked the second anniversary of its vote to quit the bloc.

'Game Of Thrones' Co-Stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie Wed

'Game Of Thrones' Co-Stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie Wed

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 23
Former "Game of Thrones" co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie married Saturday with a church service and a celebration at the bride's ancestral castle in Scotland.

Chaos On The Border Inflames GOP's Split with Latinos

Chaos On The Border Inflames GOP's Split with Latinos

NEWS | By Thomas Beaumont And Bill Barrow | Jun 23
When more than 1,000 Latino officials __ a crop of up-and-coming representatives from a fast-growing demographic __ gathered in Phoenix last week, no one from the Trump administration was there to greet them.

Oklahoma Medical Pot Question Hinges on Conservative Support

Oklahoma Medical Pot Question Hinges on Conservative Support

NEWS | By Sean Murphy | Jun 23
Danny Daniels, an evangelical Christian in the rural Oklahoma town of Lindsay, is reliably conservative on just about every political issue.

Romney Making Final Pitch Ahead of Senate Primary in Utah

Romney Making Final Pitch Ahead of Senate Primary in Utah

NEWS | By Lindsay Whitehurst | Jun 23
Mitt Romney is flashing his familiar smile at city parks and backyards in Utah's mountains and suburbs this week, making his final pitch after being forced into a Republican Senate primary Tuesday.

Parkland Book A Gripping Account Of Shooting

Parkland Book A Gripping Account Of Shooting

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 23
Parkland shooting survivor David and Lauren Hogg's book offers a gripping account of the massacre that killed 17 and a behind the scenes look at the movement that mobilized hundreds of thousands to rally for gun reform.

Netflix's Top Spokesman Fired over Use of Racial Term

Netflix's Top Spokesman Fired over Use of Racial Term

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 23
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings says he fired the company's top spokesman over use of the N-word.

Racist Tropes in Ramadan TV Satires Anger Black Arabs

Racist Tropes in Ramadan TV Satires Anger Black Arabs

NEWS | By Fay Abuelgasim And Aya Batrawy | Jun 23
In an attempt to capitalize on what's become a ratings bonanza for Arabic satellite channels during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, two comedies struck the wrong chord.

Nearly 400 People Used California Assisted Death Law in 2017

Nearly 400 People Used California Assisted Death Law in 2017

NEWS | By Don Thompson | Jun 23
California health officials reported Friday that 374 terminally ill people took drugs to end their lives in 2017, the first full year after a law made the option legal.

Lawsuits Challenge Efforts To Push Abstinence-Only On Teens

Lawsuits Challenge Efforts To Push Abstinence-Only On Teens

NEWS | By Nicholas K. Geranios | Jun 23
Several affiliates of Planned Parenthood sued the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday over its efforts to impose an abstinence-only focus on its Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program.


News

Manafort Wants to Bar Mention of Links to Trump at Trial

Manafort Wants to Bar Mention of Links to Trump at Trial

POLITICS | By Matthew Barakat | Jun 23
Attorneys for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort want a judge to bar any mention of Manafort's connections to the president at his Virginia trial.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Wiz
Providence, RI

Review :: The Wiz

THEATRE | By Robert Nesti | Jun 20
This winning, chamber-scaled "The Wiz" has style to spare. If you have a chance and can get a ticket, catch before it closes on July 1.

Cohen's Photo with Tom Arnold Fuels Trump Tape Speculation

Cohen's Photo with Tom Arnold Fuels Trump Tape Speculation

NATIONAL | By Michael Balsamo | Jun 22
President Donald Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen has retweeted a photo of him and comedian Tom Arnold, who is working on a TV show to hunt down recordings of the president.


Business

Washington, Other States Plan to Sue over Family Separations

Washington, Other States Plan to Sue over Family Separations

LEGAL | By Gene Johnson | Jun 23
Washington, California and at least nine other states are planning to sue the Trump administration over its separation of immigrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border, saying the president's executive order halting the practice is riddled with caveats and


Technology

EU Lawmakers Miffed over New Facebook Snub

EU Lawmakers Miffed over New Facebook Snub

PERSONAL TECH | Jun 23
European Union lawmakers are unhappy that Facebook is refusing to comply with their request to send two senior officials to testify at a hearing into the Cambridge Analytica data scandal.


Cars

Edmunds: How to Avoid Fraud when Buying a Car Online

Edmunds: How to Avoid Fraud when Buying a Car Online

AUTO NEWS | By Carroll Lachnit | Jun 23
Imagine that you are looking for a used car on a popular site, such as Autotrader, Cars.com or Craigslist. You find exactly the one you want, with a very attractive price. What could go wrong? Plenty.


Style

Bright Colors, Odd Shapes, Huge Crowds for Paris Menswear

Bright Colors, Odd Shapes, Huge Crowds for Paris Menswear

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Jun 23
Paris' frenetic menswear shows are highlighting bright colors and odd shapes as they attract huge crowds and VIPs to top collections.


Health/Fitness

New Evidence: Viruses May Play a Role in Alzheimer's

New Evidence: Viruses May Play a Role in Alzheimer's

HEALTH | Jun 22
Viruses that sneak into the brain just might play a role in Alzheimer's, scientists reported Thursday in a provocative study that promises to re-ignite some long-debated theories about what triggers the mind-robbing disease.


Travel

Inbound U.S. Flights Soon to Screen Powdered Substances

Inbound U.S. Flights Soon to Screen Powdered Substances

INTERNATIONAL | Jun 22
U.S. security officials will require more screening of powdered substances in carry-on bags on international flights headed to the United States starting June 30.


Nightlife

Garden Party @ Pier 84 :: June 18, 2018

Garden Party @ Pier 84 :: June 18, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 21
NYC's LGBTQ Center's Garden Party is a wonderful collection of restaurants and chefs that bring cheer to the city and help us all kick-off Pride week.