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Toyota Promises to Help Find Cause of Takata Airbag Defects

BUSINESS | By Yuri Kageyama | May 25
Toyota vowed to help pinpoint the cause of a defect in air bags used in more than 50 million vehicles worldwide, saying the auto industry risks losing the trust of car buyers if the problem drags on unresolved.

Company One Opens a Premiere of a GLADD Nominated Play

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 25
The same weekend as Boston's gay pride parade, Company One Theatre opens "Edith Can Shoot Things and Hit Them," a fabulous GLAAD nominated play by A. Rey Pamatmat.

Odyssey Opera Presents 'The British Invasion'

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 25
Odyssey Opera, a Boston-­based opera company dedicated to exploring the full spectrum of adventurous repertoire, today announced "The British Invasion," a month-­long opera festival of fully-­staged productions of works by English composers.

Adore Delano Releases Music Video 'Give Me Tonight'

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 25
Adore Delano releases "Give Me Tonight" this week, her emotionally charged cover of Shannon's freestyle tale of romantic frustration. "'Give Me Tonight' has always been one of my favorite songs," says Delano.

Watch Out

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | May 25
The hands of time may keep ticking, but that doesn't mean you can't look stylish as the decades wear on.

How Smart Is Your Liquor Bottle?

STYLE | May 25
The message-in-a-bottle routine is going Wi-Fi. And that means pretty soon you'll have your very own mini Times Square at the bar, right on the bottle.

Santa Fe Goes Gay This Summer

NEWS | By EDGE | May 25
This summer, Santa Fe plays host to Santa Fe Pride Festival and Zia Regional Rodeo-two events designed to celebrate the LGBT community in 'The City Different.'

Paralyzed Man Uses His Thoughts to Control a Robotic Arm

BUSINESS | By Alicia Chang | May 25
A man paralyzed by gunshot more than a decade ago can shake hands, drink beer and play "rock, paper, scissors" by controlling a robotic arm with his thoughts, researchers reported.

Smart Booze? Bottles Speak to Buyers (Even Before Imbibing)

BUSINESS | By Michelle Locke | May 25
Bluetooth technology is changing the way drinkers - and barkeeps - are interacting with their bottles. The idea is to give packaging a speaking role in an increasingly interactive marketplace.

Thailand Calls: Boys & Bang Tao Beach

TRAVEL | By EDGE | May 25
In April 2016, a brand-new gay travel experience, TropOut, will head to Thailand for its grand unveiling.


News

Actress Anne Meara Mom of Ben Stiller, Dies

OBITUARIES | By Sandy Cohen | May 24
Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85.


Entertainment

CD Review :: True Colors

MUSIC | By JC Alvarez | May 25
EDM producer extraordinaire Zedd reveals his "True Colors" on the largely explosive full-length release that features collaborations with Selena Gomez, Bahari and Jon Bellion. A spectrum awaits!


Business

How Far a $15 Minimum Wage Goes in 6 US Cities

FINANCE | May 25
The minimum wage in Los Angeles could increase to $15 an hour by 2020 under a plan given initial approval by the City Council. Here's a look at how far that money could go in six cities, given living expenses.


Technology

Is Your PC Strong Enough to Handle a Virtual Reality?

VIDEO GAMES | May 22
As cool as virtual reality gaming might be, the odds of your computer being strong enough to handle it are pretty slim. CNET's Dan Ackerman joins CBSN to explain why.


Finance

23 Pct of US Adults with Health Coverage Underinsured

INSURANCE | By Tom Murphy | May 22
Nearly a quarter of U.S. adults who were insured all last year lacked adequate protection from big medical bills based on their income, according to Commonwealth Fund research.


Cars

Drivers Set to Ask Fans How to Make Formula 1 More Exciting

AUTO SHOWS | By Jerome Pugmire | May 22
Formula One drivers will ask fans for their views on how to improve the sport as part of an increased effort to make racing more exciting.


Style

Pyrex Turns 100

FOOD/DRINK | By Carolyn Thompson | May 23
Pyrex cookware has been around for 100 years, ever since creator Corning Glass Works determined the heat-resistant glass used for rugged railroad lanterns also made a lovely sponge cake.


Health/Fitness

Mind, Body and Soul: Sea, Sun, Sand, Surf and Sex

HEALTH | By John Maroussas | May 24
Summer will soon be here, and suddenly the pressure is on for a beach-ready bod! Here are some easy tips on how to go about looking your best in that new speedo.


Travel

W Los Angeles - Beverly Hills Reveals $25M Renovation

By Matthew Wexler | May 24
W Hotels Worldwide announced the completion of the highly anticipated $25 million renovation of W Los Angeles - West Beverly Hills.


Nightlife

Rosie O'Donnell, Deborah Voight Perform at P-Town Hall

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | May 20
Summer 2015 kicks off with star-power in Provincetown this Memorial Day Weekend. Leading off for Producing Artistic Director Mark Cortale's inaugural Broadway @ Town Hall season is comedian-actress Rosie O'Donnell and May 24 Melissa Ferrick.