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'Avengers' Unleash 'Ultron' Footage At Comic-Con

Jul 27
Several members of "The Avengers" descended on Comic-Con on Saturday to debut the first footage from the upcoming superhero sequel.

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Annual AIDS Walk for Life Looking for Walkers

LOCAL | By EDGE | Jul 24
Fight AIDS by walking for life this September, and the 29th annual AIDS Walk for Life has been scheduled for Saturday, September 27, 2014 starting and ending on the Rhode Island State House lawn.

Fireworks illuminate the Charles River after the Boston Pops concert.

Boston Pops’ Annual July Fourth Show a Day Early

NATIONAL | Jul 3
The annual Boston Pops Fourth of July outdoor concert and fireworks show, one of the city’s signature events, has been moved up a day because of potential heavy rain ahead of Hurricane Arthur.

Kylie Jack

Fashion Industry, Retailers and the Gender Binary

NATIONAL | By Leanne Italie | Jul 28
A gender binary exists in fashion, and that's a challenge for those who don't conform.

US Court: Va. Gay Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

NATIONAL | By Michael Felberbaum | Jul 28
A federal appeals court has struck down Virginia's same-sex marriage ban.

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Olive Another

Olive Another Goes Solo This August

THEATRE | By EDGE | Jul 18
Gold Dust Orphan Olive Another will be doing her first solo show "Olive Another --Shaken...Not Stirred" on Wednesdays throughout August in Ptown.

Tom Andrew in "Guys and Dolls"

Tom Andrew :: 'Sky'-High in 'Guys and Dolls'

THEATRE | By Joe Siegel | Jul 14
Actor Tom Andrew grew up in Somerset, MA, which isn't too far from the Ocean State Theatre where he's starring as Sky Masterson in a production of the classic musical "Guys and Dolls." EDGE spoke to him about the role.

Costumed characters walk outside of the convention center on day 1 of the 2014 Comic-Con International Convention held Thursday, July 24, 2014 in San Diego.

Sexual Harassment at Comic-Con in the Spotlight

By Sandy Cohen | Jul 28
Amid the costumes and fantasy of this weekend's Comic-Con convention, a group of young women drew widespread attention to a very real issue - allegations of sexual harassment at the annual comic book convention.

Children look at a 2.7-meter-tall (9-foot) model of a 1998 Godzilla character in a Tokyo auto showroom.

Japanese Fans Speak on the Evolution of 'Godzilla'

MOVIES | By Yuri Kageyama | Jul 28
Japanese fans want it known: The radiation-breathing, skyscraper-stomping monster they call "Gojira" was born right here in Japan, 60 years ago.

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New amfAR Grants Fund Search for the Cure

By EDGE | Jul 14
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, has dedicated $2.4M in research grants to fund the search for an end to HIV/AIDS.

Same-Sex Marriage Ban Struck Down for Miami Area

Jul 25
A Florida judge on Friday overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage in a ruling that applies to Miami-Dade County,

Thomas Evans

For Thomas Evans, the devastation of HIV/AIDS literally hits home. The Mt. Kisco, N.Y., native may himself be HIV-negative but the impact of the AIDS epidemic really hit him in 1992, when he lost his father to AIDS-related complications.

Smoking is Even Worse For HIV-Positive People

By Sasha Razumikhin | Jul 24
Smoking is bad. But it can be worse, especially if you're HIV-positive - and the CDC wants you to know it.

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Marilyn Maye

Marilyn Maye Returns to Ptown

MUSIC | By EDGE | Jul 26
Dubbed "The greatest white female singer in the world" by none other than Ella Fitzgerald, star vocalist Marilyn Maye took audiences by storm in her highly anticipated debut in Ptown three summers ago, and again each year since. This summer she returns.

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Nancy Reed Morris holds her cell phone while touring the Battle of Atlanta mobile app in Atlanta.

Historic Civil War Battle Sites Have a Mobile App

CORPORATE | Jul 28
This week marks the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Atlanta, one of the key conflicts of the Civil War, and researchers at Emory University's Center for Digital Scholarship have released a mobile app for the tour.

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A home for sale in Alameda, Calif.

Average US 30-year Mortgage Rate at 4.13 Pct.

REAL ESTATE | Jul 25
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates were stable to slightly higher this week, remaining near their lows for the year. Mortgage company Freddie Mac said Thursday that the nationwide average for a 30-year loan was 4.13 percent, unchanged from last week.

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2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid

Accord's Latest is Most Fuel Efficient

VEHICLE SPOTLIGHT | By Ann M. Job | Jul 25
The 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid sedan doesn't amaze and daze with its mainstream looks, nice cloth seats and pleasant ride. Its "wow" factor is, simply, how few times a driver may need to stop at a gasoline station in a year.

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Homestead National Monument of America, located near Beatrice, Nebraska, about 40 miles south of Lincoln.

5 Free Things to do in Lincoln, Nebraska

Jul 25
Lincoln may be famous for Husker football, but Nebraska's capital city also welcomes visitors with free attractions for history buffs and families on a budget. Here are five free things to see and do in Lincoln.

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