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Boston Symphony's Casual Fridays Return This Week
Providence, RI

Boston Symphony's Casual Fridays Return This Week

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 18
One of the best ways to get acquainted with the Boston Symphony Orchestra are the "Casual Friday" series, the first of which takes place on Friday night in Symphony Hall with a program consisting of one work, Edvard Grieg's "Peer Gynt."

Wondrous World of Tom of Finland

Wondrous World of Tom of Finland

ARTS & CULTURE | By David Lamble | Oct 19
Early in the new biopic "Tom of Finland," opening Friday, our hero is a Finnish soldier guarding his country's northern border from enemy attack.

Shia LaBeouf Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charge in Georgia

Shia LaBeouf Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charge in Georgia

NEWS | Oct 19
Actor Shia LaBeouf was sentenced to probation Thursday after the "Transformers" star pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of obstruction stemming from his attempt to elude police following a vulgar public outburst in Georgia.

Demi Lovato, Shawn Mendes to Perform at MTV Europe Awards Hosted by Rita Ora

Demi Lovato, Shawn Mendes to Perform at MTV Europe Awards Hosted by Rita Ora

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 19
Pop star Demi Lovato, singer-songwriter Shawn Mendes, rockers The Killers and grime artist Stormzy are set to perform at MTV's EMAs in London.

Today on 'Megyn Kelly Today': Megyn Kelly Dances to Pitbull

Today on 'Megyn Kelly Today': Megyn Kelly Dances to Pitbull

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 19
Today on "Megyn Kelly Today," Megyn Kelly and Hoda dance to a Pitbull song.

Equality Caucus Shames PA Senators for Putting Transgender Kids at Risk

Equality Caucus Shames PA Senators for Putting Transgender Kids at Risk

NEWS | Oct 19
Leaders of the legislature's LGBT Equality Caucus said the state senators who voted yesterday to deny health care to transgender young people should be ashamed of themselves.

AIDS Institute Calls on Medicaid to Stop Using Price of Hep C Drugs as Excuse

AIDS Institute Calls on Medicaid to Stop Using Price of Hep C Drugs as Excuse

NEWS | Oct 19
Today, The AIDS Institute sent a letter to Seema Verma, Administrator of Medicaid, urging her to enforce Medicaid law and compel states to lift their restrictions on hepatitis C drugs.

Joanna Gleason, Andrea McArdle, Laura Osnes Star in 'Best in Shows' Benefiting Humane Society of New York

Joanna Gleason, Andrea McArdle, Laura Osnes Star in 'Best in Shows' Benefiting Humane Society of New York

NEWS | Oct 19
On October 22, Joanna Gleason, Andrea McArdle, Brad Oscar, Laura Osnes and Karen Ziemba will star in the 2017 Best in Shows, a star-studded cabaret evening benefitting the Humane Society of New York.

Watch: Kelly Clarkson Releases Video for 'Meaning of Life'

Watch: Kelly Clarkson Releases Video for 'Meaning of Life'

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 19
Grammy-winning Atlantic recording artist Kelly Clarkson has released the title track from her highly anticipated eighth studio album "Meaning of Life"

The Impact of Eating Disorders on the LGBTQ Community

The Impact of Eating Disorders on the LGBTQ Community

Eating disorders are an under-discussed yet significant health issue affecting the LGBTQ community.

Tanzania Arrests 12 Suspected of Promoting Homosexuality

Tanzania Arrests 12 Suspected of Promoting Homosexuality

NEWS | Oct 19
Tanzanian police say they are holding 12 men, including two South Africans, for questioning over allegations of promoting homosexuality in this East African country.


News

Following Trump Vid Controversy, Kathy Griffin Says She's 'Blacklisted' From Hollywood

Following Trump Vid Controversy, Kathy Griffin Says She's 'Blacklisted' From Hollywood

NATIONAL | Oct 19
Kathy Griffin recently took to Facebook to tell her fans she's "blacklisted" from Hollywood following the controversial video of herself holding a severed head that resembled President Trump.


Entertainment

Motown Legend Mary Wilson of The Supremes Plays Ridgefield
Providence, RI

Motown Legend Mary Wilson of The Supremes Plays Ridgefield

MUSIC | Oct 18
Your original "Dreamgirl" is here! The Ridgefield Playhouse and Pepsi Rock Series Powered by Xfinity presents a night with Motown Legend Mary Wilson of The Supremes on Friday, October 20.

 Review :: Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Review :: Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

MOVIES | By JC Alvarez | Oct 19
If the pirates life is for you, then "Pirates of the Caribbean - Dead Mean Tell No Tales" starring Johnny Depp is for you! Bring the adventure and Disney magic home available now on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD.


Finance

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

REAL ESTATE | By Marjorie Miller | Oct 6
I had filled out a form to win a Whole Foods gift certificate. Instead I got a phone call from "Hannah" at FantaSea Resorts congratulating me on winning a travel package.AP Photo/Julio Cortez


Cars

Autonomous Cars Head for the Big Apple

Autonomous Cars Head for the Big Apple

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin and Tom Krisher | Oct 19
Autonomous vehicles may soon be tested by the chaos of Manhattan, where pedestrians, taxis, buses and bikes embark daily on an eternal quest to avoid impact.


Style

Norma Jean's Jeans Are Up for Grabs

Norma Jean's Jeans Are Up for Grabs

FASHION | Oct 19
Tommy Hilfiger is auctioning some of his most precious possessions for charity, including Marilyn Monroe's jeans and Kiss's boots.


Health/Fitness

Shocking Research Shows That Exercise Is Medicine

Shocking Research Shows That Exercise Is Medicine

FITNESS | Oct 18
Increasingly, researchers are pointing to the fact that exercise is medicine, and yet according to the CDC, only around 22% of adults in the country meet their physical activity guidelines.


Travel

Travel Industry Ramps Up Effort to Promote Caribbean Tourism

Travel Industry Ramps Up Effort to Promote Caribbean Tourism

By Beth J. Harpaz | Oct 19
The travel industry is ramping up efforts to remind consumers that many Caribbean islands were unaffected by hurricanes and that their economies depend on tourism.


Nightlife

Polish The Queen @ Stonewall Inn NY  :: October 17, 2017

Polish The Queen @ Stonewall Inn NY :: October 17, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Oct 19
Phil Chanel and The Stonewall Inn presented a Tuesday night weekly event. A new concept with an amateur drag pre-show, and a contest performance judged by some well known queens where the winner receives $100. DJ Chauncey was on hand for some great music.