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This photo provided by Brookline Auction Gallery of Brookline, N.H., Friday, April 18, 2014, shows a watercolor by Robert Childress and photos of the model used to paint it.

Bid, Dick, bid: ’Dick and Jane’ artworks for sale

Apr 20
In the portrait, the little boy’s blue eyes twinkle as he looks straight ahead. His apple cheeks shine. There’s a gap in his teeth, and his reddish-brown hair is just slightly tousled. He’s an All-American boy.

"Captain America: The Winter Soldier"

’Capt. America’ tops box office for third week

By Sandy Cohen | Apr 20
Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and dominating over megastar Johnny Depp’s new movie.

In this Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, file photo, Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri attends the NCAA college basketball game between Syracuse and North Carolina State in Syracuse, N.Y.

Miss America: Rethink suspension over prom query

Apr 20
Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.

2012 Boston Marathon

Boston Prepares for Huge Wave of Marathon Visitors

By Philip Marcelo | Apr 20
With an expanded field of runners and the memory of last year’s bombings elevating interest in one of the world’s great races, the 2014 Boston Marathon could bring an unprecedented wave of visitors and an influx of tourism dollars to the area.

UN conference provokes heated gay rights debate

By Edith M. Lederer | Apr 20
Many countries at this week’s U.N. population conference are objecting to the idea of enshrining the right of women to make their own sexual decisions, fearing it would tacitly condone same-sex relationships, the U.N. population chief said.

A newly wed couple rest on the Pont des Arts in Paris, Wednesday April 16, 2014

Paris... City of Love, or City of Locks?

By Jamey Keaten | Apr 20
Concerns about scenery are clashing with sentimentality in this reputed City of Love over a profusion of padlocks hitched by lovers on bridges as symbols of everlasting "amour" - locks that some decry as an eyesore.

Pope Francis incenses the faithful as he arrives to celebrate an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican Sunday, April 20, 2014

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

By Frances D’Emilio | Apr 20
Celebrating Easter Sunday, Christianity’s most joyous and hopeful day, Pope Francis prayed for peace in Ukraine and Syria and for an end to the terrorist attacks in Nigeria that have targeted many Christians.

B: The Forgotten Letter in LGBT

By Sasha Razumikhin | Apr 20
What is a bisexual person? The answer isn’t as clean cut as some may think.

Clive Davis, Megan Mullally, Lou Reed

Proudly Representing the ’B’ in LGBT: Let’s Hear it For Bisexuals

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Apr 20
While this list is by no means complete, it does pay homage to some of the better-known Bs in LGBT.

Gay Car Geek :: 2015 Chrysler 200 Has Pretty Face and Good Body

By Steve Siler | Apr 20
I’m a sucker for a pretty face. And with its clean grille and Audi A5-like LED running lights, the all-new 2015 Chrysler 200’s face definitely qualifies as pretty. The 200 has a good body and great ass, too, if I may go there.