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'Avengers: Endgame'  Screenwriters Markus & McFeely Come to Boston's Colonial May 16

'Avengers: Endgame' Screenwriters Markus & McFeely Come to Boston's Colonial May 16

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 24
Emerson Colonial Theatre announces an evening of conversation with Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, the top screenwriting team behind the final two "Avengers" films and the "Captain America" franchise.

Hospitals Sue Over New National Liver Transplant Policy

Hospitals Sue Over New National Liver Transplant Policy

Hospitals and patients have sued to block a new nationwide liver transplant policy that they say will waste viable livers, lead to fewer transplants and likely cause deaths.

Trump's Threat to Go to Court Over Impeachment Defies Ruling

Trump's Threat to Go to Court Over Impeachment Defies Ruling

NEWS | Apr 24
President Donald Trump said Wednesday he'll go directly to the U.S. Supreme Court "if the partisan Dems" ever try to impeach him.

Meet Mayor Pete's Husband, Chasten Buttigieg

Meet Mayor Pete's Husband, Chasten Buttigieg

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 24
Mayor Pete has not been coy about the fact that he is gay, and he has been equally forthright about his status as a happily married man. But just who is his husband, Chasten Buttigieg?

Watch: Olympian Adam Rippon Launches His Own YouTube Channel

Watch: Olympian Adam Rippon Launches His Own YouTube Channel

NEWS | Apr 24
Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon is launching his own YouTube channel where he promises fans a personal look into his life, off and on the ice rink.

With Jane Castor Win, Tampa Elects First Openly LGBTQ Mayor

With Jane Castor Win, Tampa Elects First Openly LGBTQ Mayor

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 24
An unbeatable edge bestowed by early voting and a campaign that avoided going negative were hallmarks in openly lesbian candidate Jane Castor's landslide victory in her run for mayor of Tampa, Florida.

UK and Irish Leaders Attend Funeral of Gay Journalist Lyra McKee

UK and Irish Leaders Attend Funeral of Gay Journalist Lyra McKee

NEWS | Apr 24
Mourners wearing colorful Harry Potter scarves and Marvel superhero shirts were joined by the leaders of Britain and Ireland Wednesday at the funeral of Lyra McKee, the journalist shot dead during rioting in Northern Ireland last week.

Americans Getting More Inactive, Computers Partly to Blame

Americans Getting More Inactive, Computers Partly to Blame

TECHNOLOGY | By Lindsey Tanner | Apr 24
A new study says Americans are becoming increasingly sedentary. They spend almost a third of their waking hours sitting down, and computer use is partly to blame.

Temptation Sundays Turns Up the Heat at Luxor

Temptation Sundays Turns Up the Heat at Luxor

NIGHTLIFE | Apr 24
The longest-running gay pool party in Las Vegas — Temptation Sundays at Luxor Hotel and Casino — returns for its 10th sizzling season each Sunday beginning May 12 through September 1.

California Bill Encourages Banks to Work with Pot Businesses

California Bill Encourages Banks to Work with Pot Businesses

BUSINESS | By Michael R. Blood | Apr 24
California legislators considered a plan Monday intended to encourage more banks to do business with marijuana companies that have been frozen out of thousands of financial institutions.


Entertainment

 Review :: Avengers: Endgame

Review :: Avengers: Endgame

MOVIES | By Kevin Taft | Apr 24
The final chapter in the "Avengers" story (as we know it) is inventive, surprising, sometimes confusing, but always emotionally satisfying. These are the characters we know and love, and the Russo Brothers have done them justice.


Business

House Democrats Wrestle with White House over Investigations

House Democrats Wrestle with White House over Investigations

LEGAL | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Apr 24
The struggle between House Democrats and the Trump administration over investigations intensified as a former White House official defied a subpoena and the Treasury Department ignored a deadline for providing President Donald Trump's tax returns.


Technology

Coming to Store Shelves: Cameras That Guess Your Age and Sex

Coming to Store Shelves: Cameras That Guess Your Age and Sex

PERSONAL TECH | By Joseph Pisani | Apr 24
Eyeing that can of soda in the supermarket cooler? Or maybe you're craving a pint of ice cream? A camera could be watching you. But it's not there to see if you're stealing. These cameras want to get to know you and what you're buying.


Cars

Tesla CEO Plans to Hand the Car Keys to Robots Next Year

Tesla CEO Plans to Hand the Car Keys to Robots Next Year

AUTO NEWS | By Michael Liedtke and Tom Krisher | Apr 23
Tesla CEO Elon Musk expects to start converting the company's electric cars into fully self-driving vehicles next year as part of an audacious plan to create a network of robotic taxis to compete against Uber and other ride-hailing services.


Style

Tattoo'd America Opens at Las Vegas's LINQ Promenade

Tattoo'd America Opens at Las Vegas's LINQ Promenade

GROOMING | Apr 24
Tattoo'd America celebrates the artistic, provocative and expressive qualities — as well as the sex appeal — of tattoo and body art.


Health/Fitness

This Calculator Will Guess How Many Healthy Years You Have Left

This Calculator Will Guess How Many Healthy Years You Have Left

HEALTH | Apr 24
As the old saying goes, the only things certain in life are death and taxes. While death is inevitable, the quality of life you experience until death is often within an individual's control.


Nightlife

LUSH: the Official Womxn Pride Party Set at Boston's Club Icon on June 8

LUSH: the Official Womxn Pride Party Set at Boston's Club Icon on June 8

LOCAL EVENTS | Apr 23
Kristen Porter Presents Dyke Night® hosts LUSH: the official Womxn Pride Party, the longest running most award-winning womxn pride party in the city. LUSH takes place on June 8, 9 pm to 2 am at ICON Nightclub, 100 Warrenton St., Boston, MA.