Gay Providence: The Latest

'Gotti' leads Razzie Nominations, Trump Up For Worst Actor

'Gotti' leads Razzie Nominations, Trump Up For Worst Actor

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 21
John Travolta's John Gotti biopic "Gotti" has topped the 39th annual Razzie Awards with a co-leading six nominations, while President Donald Trump also earned a nod for worst actor.

UK Police Speak To Prince Philip About Not Wearing Seatbelt

UK Police Speak To Prince Philip About Not Wearing Seatbelt

NEWS | By Gregory Katz | Jan 21
British police have spoken with Prince Philip after the husband of Queen Elizabeth II was photographed apparently driving without wearing a seatbelt — just two days after he was involved in a serious car crash.

Ex-Deputy to Argentine Bishop Says Vatican Knew of Misdeeds

Ex-Deputy to Argentine Bishop Says Vatican Knew of Misdeeds

NEWS | By Almudena Calatrava, Natacha Pisarenko and Nicole Winfield | Jan 21
The Vatican received information in 2015 and 2017 that an Argentine bishop close to Pope Francis had taken naked selfies, exhibited "obscene" behavior and had been accused of misconduct with seminarians.

Ice Glazes Over Swath of US as Wind Chills Fall Below Zero

Ice Glazes Over Swath of US as Wind Chills Fall Below Zero

NEWS | By Philip Marcelo and Catherine Perloff | Jan 21
Bitter cold is setting in after a major winter storm blanketed a wide swath of the country in snow, sleet and rain this weekend, creating dangerously icy conditions,

Teen in Confrontation with Native American: I Didn't Provoke

Teen in Confrontation with Native American: I Didn't Provoke

NEWS | By Jeff Karoub and Adam Beam | Jan 21
The student who stared and smiled at an elderly Native American protester drumming in his face outside the Lincoln Memorial says he did nothing to provoke the man in the videotaped confrontation and was only trying to calm the situation.

Frigid Air, High Winds Cause Dangerous Travel Conditions

Frigid Air, High Winds Cause Dangerous Travel Conditions

NEWS | Jan 21
Frigid air and high winds are causing dangerous travel conditions throughout the eastern U.S. after a powerful winter storm pummeled the region over the weekend.

Super Bowl: Pats vs Rams in a Meeting of Past vs Future

Super Bowl: Pats vs Rams in a Meeting of Past vs Future

NEWS | By Eddie Pells | Jan 21
The duo, every bit as formidable now as when they won that first title, face the Rams, now back in Los Angeles, in a Super Bowl rematch of sorts that pits the NFL's past against its future.

Shutdown Goes on as Trump Offer Doesn't Budge Democrats

Shutdown Goes on as Trump Offer Doesn't Budge Democrats

NEWS | By Jill Colvin | Jan 21
Thirty-one days into the partial government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to ending the impasse than when it began.

Serena Williams Ousts No. 1 Simona Halep at Australian Open

Serena Williams Ousts No. 1 Simona Halep at Australian Open

NEWS | By Howard Fendrich | Jan 21
Williams wrapped up her 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 victory over Halep in a contest filled with momentum swings and fantastic play by both, it was clear which woman really is No. 1.

Kamala Harris Jumps into Presidential Race

Kamala Harris Jumps into Presidential Race

NEWS | By Juana Summers | Jan 21
Sen. Kamala (KAH'mah-lah) Harris is running for president.


News

Giuliani: 'So What' if Trump and Cohen Discussed Testimony

Giuliani: 'So What' if Trump and Cohen Discussed Testimony

NATIONAL | Jan 20
President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani left open Sunday the possibility that Trump and former personal attorney Michael Cohen might have discussed Cohen's congressional testimony.


Entertainment

All's 'Well' At Wellesley Rep :: Diana Lobontiu On Lisa Kron's Meta Masterpiece
Providence, RI

All's 'Well' At Wellesley Rep :: Diana Lobontiu On Lisa Kron's Meta Masterpiece

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 18
Diana Lobontiu delves into the "Well" that is Lisa Kron's meta marvel of a play, and takes EDGE with her. Read what she has to say about health, wellness, fiction illuminating reality, and, er, the "A Track."

M. Night Shyamalan's 'Glass' is No. 1 with $40.6M Debut

M. Night Shyamalan's 'Glass' is No. 1 with $40.6M Debut

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle | Jan 20
M. Night Shyamalan scored his fifth No. 1 movie as the director's "Glass," while not quite the blockbuster some expected, nevertheless dominated Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend at the box office with $40.6 million in ticket sales.


Business

Facing Populist Assault, Global Elites Regroup in Davos

Facing Populist Assault, Global Elites Regroup in Davos

FINANCE | By Paul Wisemand and Jamey Keaten | Jan 21
As the world's financial and political elites convene here in the Swiss Alps for the World Economic Forum, their vision of ever-closer commercial and political ties is under attack — and the economic outlook is darkening.


Finance

Liberal Lawmakers Challenge Trump with Drug Cost Legislation

Liberal Lawmakers Challenge Trump with Drug Cost Legislation

HEALTH | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jan 10
Challenging the Trump administration on a top consumer issue, leading congressional liberals are proposing legislation that would radically reduce U.S. prescription drug bills by linking prices to lower costs in other countries.


Health/Fitness

A Crisis in the Making for Immigrant Healthcare

A Crisis in the Making for Immigrant Healthcare

POLITICS | Jan 20
While the Trump administration decides whether to adopt a controversial policy that could jeopardize the legal status of immigrants who use public programs like Medicaid, doctors and clinics are torn between informing patients about the potential risks.


Travel

Major Winter Storm Wreaks Havoc on Travel

Major Winter Storm Wreaks Havoc on Travel

Jan 20
A major winter storm that has brought some of the coldest temperatures of the season covered a large swath of the U.S. in snow as it wreaked havoc on air travel and caused slick road conditions throughout New England Sunday.


Nightlife

LGBTQ Community Gathers to Celebrate the Life of Chris Harris
Providence, RI

LGBTQ Community Gathers to Celebrate the Life of Chris Harris

OBITUARIES | Jan 14
Chris Harris, the party promoter who died this past week, is being remembered over the next two days in Providence.

SF Women's March 2019 :: January 19, 2019

SF Women's March 2019 :: January 19, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jan 20
The sky over San Francisco brightened up to welcome 6,000+ people to this year's Women's March. Community activists from every minority group came out to support women across the US!