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Ptown Williams Fest Marks 'YEAR TENN' With Diverse Programming

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Jul 28
The Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival marks its tenth year with YEAR TENN, which puts the spotlight on Williams' creative force in plays that span his life from his early to his later years.

Local Intel: African-American History and More in Harlem

TRAVEL | By Beth J. Harpaz | Jul 28
Decades of African-American history have made Harlem one of America's most famous neighborhoods. It's also an essential destination for visitors to New York, offering art, architecture, restaurants, shopping and more.

LaGuardia Airport Gets Ready for Major Makeover

TRAVEL | By Deepti Hajela | Jul 28
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday introduced a plan to redesign and rebuild LaGuardia airport, replacing the cramped, outdated hub with a unified terminal that will have more than double the operational space for airliners.

Saving New Mexico's Green Chile

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 28
Efforts are underway to save the green chile that's important to traditional New Mexican fare as labor shortages, a previous severe drought and competition from China, India and Mexico endanger its growth in the state.

Playwright Joshua Harmon Explores the Millennial Landscape with 'Significant Other'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Wickham Boyle | Jul 28
Joshua Harmon has an unwavering ear for dialog and an unflinching ability to regard his generation from a catbird seat that provides us glimpses into the world of Millennials both gay and straight.

Naomi Campbell to Star in 'AHS: Hotel' as Gaga's Nemesis

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 28
Fans of "Empire" may want to tune into "American Horror Story: Hotel" this fall - Entertainment Weekly reports, supermodel and actress Naomi Campbell will have a multi-episode appearance in the FX anthology series.

PopUps: Calvin Harris Shows Off Bod for 2nd Armani Underwear Campaign

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 28
Remember earlier this year when Taylor Swift's boyfriend showed the world he was more than just a DJ and pop music producer?

Philadelphia Women's Theatre Launches Inaugural Festival  

ENTERTAINMENT | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 28
The Philadelphia Women's Theatre Festival (PWTF) announces its inaugural festival, July 30-August 2, creating opportunities for Philadelphia's women in theatre.

NY Prison Worker Pleads Guilty in Escape of 2 Killers

NEWS | By Michael Hill | Jul 28
A northern New York prison worker admitted Tuesday to smuggling hacksaw blades in frozen hamburger meat to two killers who later broke out and spent more than two weeks on the run.

Sen. Paul: Senate Will Vote on Fed Aid to Planned Parenthood

NEWS | By Alan Fram | Jul 28
The Senate will vote before its August recess on an effort to block federal aid to Planned Parenthood, presidential hopeful Sen. Rand Paul said Tuesday.


News

Gay Accuser Questions Cosby's Ability to 'Read' Sexual Cues

NATIONAL | By Maryclaire Dale | Jul 28
The accuser in the only sex assault case that Bill Cosby has settled is questioning his self-proclaimed ability to "read" women's cues in sexual situations.


Entertainment

Bobby Brown 'Completely Numb' After Death of Daughter

CELEBRITIES | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Jul 28
R&B singer Bobby Brown said Monday that his daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, was "an angel" and that the family must find a way to honor her memory.


Finance

San Francisco's Chinatown Clings to Roots Amid Tech Boom

REAL ESTATE | By Janie Har | Jul 27
For a century and a half, San Francisco's Chinatown, the nation's oldest, has sheltered waves of immigrants seeking a new life. Now, Chinatown faces powerful economic and demographic challenges that could upend its identity as the city undergoes an unprec


Cars

2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Sips Fuel and is Affordable

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jul 27
Those who don't like sports utility vehicles but who crave their space and versatility have a nice new alternative: the 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen.


Style

FDA Bans some Mexican Cilantro After Feces Found in Fields

FOOD/DRINK | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Jul 28
The Food and Drug Administration is banning imports of some fresh cilantro from Puebla, Mexico, after a government investigation found human feces and toilet paper in growing fields there.


Health/Fitness

amfAR Launches National PEPFAR Database at IAS 2015

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Jul 27
amfAR announced the beta launch of its PEPFAR Country/Regional Operational Plan database, a comprehensive, navigable database of PEPFAR's planned funding of HIV/AIDS activities from 2007 to 2014.


Travel

Passenger Sets Chinese Flight on Fire

Jul 27
A man attempted to set a fire on board a Chinese flight early Sunday, but was restrained by passengers and crew members and taken into custody, the aviation authority said.