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Nov 14, 2016

White House to honor America's oldest LGBTQ youth drama group

A Boston-based youth theater group is being honored at the White House this week. True Colors: Out Youth Theater, the nation’s longest-running LGBTQ youth drama group, is among the recipients of the 2016 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award. First lady Michelle Obama ...

Recreational pot nears legalization in California, Massachusetts

Nov 9, 2016

Recreational pot nears legalization in California, Massachusetts

Ballot measures to legalize recreational marijuana for adults were headed for enactment in California and Massachusetts on Tuesday, while voters in Florida and two smaller states appeared to have approved initiatives permitting medical use of cannabis. California and Massachusetts would become the fifth and ...