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LuPone, Rudetsky's 'Deconstructing Patti' Raises Money for BC/EFA
Buffalo, NY

LuPone, Rudetsky's 'Deconstructing Patti' Raises Money for BC/EFA

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
On Sunday, September 24, "Deconstructing Patti, An Evening of Broadway Songs and Stories" with Patti LuPone and Seth Rudetsky will conclude the 31st Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction.

Watch: Apple Music's 'Up Next' Artist Billie English Releases Vid for 'watch'

Watch: Apple Music's 'Up Next' Artist Billie English Releases Vid for 'watch'

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
15-year old trailblazer Billie Eilish is showing no signs of slowing down with her first ever North American headlining tour starting next month and debuted video to her single "watch."

Woman Linked to Kevin Hart Denies Being an Extortionist

Woman Linked to Kevin Hart Denies Being an Extortionist

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 20
A woman has come forward to say she was involved with Kevin Hart a month ago but she is not an extortionist.

IT Contractor Sentenced for Wire Fraud that Used Porn Site

IT Contractor Sentenced for Wire Fraud that Used Porn Site

NEWS | Sep 20
A Tempe information technology contractor has been sentenced after pleading guilty to wire fraud for trying to extort $10,000 from a company and then defacing its website by redirecting its home page to a pornographic site.

Michigan Sued After Gay Couples are Rejected for Adoption

Michigan Sued After Gay Couples are Rejected for Adoption

NEWS | By Ed White | Sep 20
The American Civil Liberties Union says Michigan is illegally allowing faith-based groups to reject gay couples who want to adopt kids or become foster parents.

Putting It Together: John Kelly on 'Time No Line'

Putting It Together: John Kelly on 'Time No Line'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Sep 20
Performance artist John Kelly comes to Cambridge's Oberon this week with "Time No Line," his performance piece in which he looks back at the cultural & political events that have shaped his life & career. EDGE spoke to Kelly about the piece.

Genetic Counselors Help Transgender Patients Understand Cancer Risks Associated with BRCA Mutations Before Transition

Genetic Counselors Help Transgender Patients Understand Cancer Risks Associated with BRCA Mutations Before Transition

Transgender individuals should be aware of their family history of cancer or any cancer-related gene mutations that run in their family before hormones or surgery.

Watch: Out Pro-Wrestler Anthony Bowens and Boyfriend Explain How they Met

Watch: Out Pro-Wrestler Anthony Bowens and Boyfriend Explain How they Met

NEWS | Sep 20
Professional wrestler and WWE star Anthony Bowens, who came out as bisexual last year, reveals how he and his boyfriend Michael Pavano first met.

Arts Against Bullying @ The Ibrahim Theater Philadelphia :: September 17, 2017

Arts Against Bullying @ The Ibrahim Theater Philadelphia :: September 17, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Sep 20
FSP Against Bullying presented 'Arts Against Bullying' with special performances by The Pennsylvania Ballet, The Philadelphia Ballet, Opera Soprano Debra Lynn Cotterall, and "Symphony in D Minor" by mix media artists Chris Klapper & Patrick Gallagher.

Watch: Fox News-Rejected Ad on LGBTQ Adoption Discrimination

Watch: Fox News-Rejected Ad on LGBTQ Adoption Discrimination

NEWS | Sep 20
On Wednesday, civil rights advocates publicly unveiled a TV ad challenging adoption discrimination that was rejected by Fox News.

AP Exclusive: Clinton Book has Sold More than 300,000 Copies

AP Exclusive: Clinton Book has Sold More than 300,000 Copies

NEWS | By Hillel Italie | Sep 20
Hillary Clinton's "What Happened" had a big debut.


News

Pair of Pro-LGBTQ Ordinances Fast-Tracked by Birmingham City Council

Pair of Pro-LGBTQ Ordinances Fast-Tracked by Birmingham City Council

NATIONAL | Sep 20
As voters in Alabama prepare to cast their ballots in a run-off election between two staunchly conservative candidates, a glimmer of hope for LGBTQ equality occurred in the Cotton State's largest city.


Entertainment

Dancers Responding to AIDS Hold Hudson Valley Dance Festival in Catskills
Buffalo, NY

Dancers Responding to AIDS Hold Hudson Valley Dance Festival in Catskills

AIDS | Sep 18
Head to the Catskills, New York, over Columbus Day weekend when Dancers Responding to AIDS, a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, is hosting its fifth annual Hudson Valley Dance Festival at the Historic Catskill Point.

Watch: Ellen Freaks Out Sarah Paulson with... Clowns

Watch: Ellen Freaks Out Sarah Paulson with... Clowns

TELEVISION | Sep 20
Ellen DeGeneres scares the crap out of Sarah Paulson by... sending in the clowns.


Business

Equifax Says It Had A Security Breach Earlier in the Year

Equifax Says It Had A Security Breach Earlier in the Year

FINANCE | By Ken Sweet | Sep 20
Equifax, under pressure from a massive data breach, says it had a separate incident earlier this year. That may mean even more scrutiny as the company deals with the aftermath of a security failure that exposed the information of 143 million Americans.


Technology

Alexa, What Do You See? Amazon Said to Be Working on Glasses

Alexa, What Do You See? Amazon Said to Be Working on Glasses

PERSONAL TECH | Sep 20
Amazon is attempting to develop glasses that pair with Alexa and would allow users to access the voice-activated assistant outside the home, according to a newspaper report.


Finance

Trump's Childhood Home Becomes Showcase for Refugees

Trump's Childhood Home Becomes Showcase for Refugees

NATIONAL | By William Mathis | Sep 18
Trump's childhood home in New York had some new occupants over the weekend - refugees who shared their stories as a way to draw attention to the refugee crisis as the United Nations General Assembly convenes this week with Trump in attendance.


Cars

Edmunds: 8 New Cars, SUVs Coming to the U.S. in 2018

Edmunds: 8 New Cars, SUVs Coming to the U.S. in 2018

AUTO NEWS | By Ed Hellwig | Sep 20
Edmunds chose some highlights of this year's Frankfurt auto showshow to give consumers a preview of what they might see on U.S. roads in 2018.


Health/Fitness

Action Alert: Oppose Graham/Cassidy Bill Repealing the ACA and Cutting Medicaid

Action Alert: Oppose Graham/Cassidy Bill Repealing the ACA and Cutting Medicaid

POLITICS | Sep 19
On Friday, September 15, Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and others introduced new legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Amida Care says it's time to let your elected officials know it's not enough.


Travel

Water, Fire & Stone: Spain's Beguiling Island of Menorca

Water, Fire & Stone: Spain's Beguiling Island of Menorca

By Albert Stumm | Sep 20
Locals say Menorca can be reduced to three words: water, fire and stone. Here's a quick look at Menorca and its vibrant cities, Mahon and Ciutadella, at a time of year when you just might have them to yourself.


Nightlife

Spiderwoman Celebrates 40th Anniversary With Gala
Buffalo, NY

Spiderwoman Celebrates 40th Anniversary With Gala

THEATRE | Sep 18
Spiderwoman Theater, beloved stalwart of New York's downtown theater scene, will celebrate 40 years of remarkable performances with a gala celebration at the landmark East Village venue La MaMa on Tuesday, September 19.

Dallas Pride 34th Annual Alan Ross Freedom Parade Part One

Dallas Pride 34th Annual Alan Ross Freedom Parade Part One

PHOTO ALBUMS | Sep 19
MC'd by Patti Le Plae Safe, 40,000+ people celebrated this year's Dallas Pride. Persons with disabilities were given access to a platform for better viewing, and ten-year-old Mattie came from Longview Texas to enjoy a peaceful, bully-free, celebration.