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Sting performing in March in Germany.


Sting to play at Tanglewood

The former Police frontman will play at the BSO’s Berkshires abode in August.

Kendrick Lamar performed a headlining set at Coachella over the weekend.


What’s the date of Kendrick Lamar’s show in Boston?

The rapper has released the itinerary for his 17-date tour, which includes a stop at TD Garden.

From left: Writer and director Imraan Ismail, former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, and writer and director Kathryn Bigelow onstage at the Tribeca Film Festival.


‘Furious’ still dominates; Clinton surprises at Tribeca

Celebrity news from the weekend.

From left: Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer, and Yo-Yo Ma at Symphony Hall.


Ma, Meyer, and Thile cast a spell at Symphony Hall

The master performers played selections from “Bach Trios.”


Former WHDH-TV reporter says she was sexually harassed by Roger Ailes

Alisyn Camerota talked to CNN about Ailes’s behavior.

Independent Film Festival Boston’s Nancy Campbell and Brian Tamm in 2015.


Independent Film Festival Boston is ready to roll despite fire

House fire is a personal setback for IFFB organizers but it won’t affect festival.

From left: Pauline Bilsky, saxophonist Grace Kelly, and Fred Taylor together at the dinner hosted by Bilsky and Don Carlson to honor Taylor for his decades of work shaping Boston’s jazz scene.


Scholarship in Fred Taylor’s name announced at JazzBoston event

The jazz impresario feted at dinner Friday night.

Anita Shreve


Author Anita Shreve cancels book tour to tend to health

The best-selling scribe reveals she‘ll be undergoing chemotherapy.

Chris Evans


Chris Evans is headed to Broadway

The actor will star in “Lobby Hero,” a play written by Kenneth Lonergan.

Tom Brady was not with the Patriots when the Super Bowl champs visited the White House this week.


Did Brady skip the White House at the urging of Gisele?

Gisele Bundchen is not a big fan of President Trump.

Daniel Beaty performing in his play “Emergency.”


Mayor Walsh declares Daniel Beaty Day in Boston

The “Mr. Joy” playwright was honored at the Strand Theatre.


Hernandez’s death is good for memorabilia dealers

Collectors are looking for anything signed by the former Patriots player.

Blake Lively


Quote of the day: Blake Lively

In a video for Variety’s “Power of Women NY” issue, the actress revealed something about her own online search habits.

Olivia Culpo


Olivia Culpo wants you to walk in her shoes

We spoke with Culpo by phone about her musical past, the new restaurant that she’s opening with her dad, and her new job with DSW.

nita Hill will be presented with an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Emerson College.


All-star lineup to be honored at Emerson College’s commencement

Anita Hill, Dennis Lehane, David McCullough, and Claudia Rankine will receive honorary degrees at the commencement ceremony next month.


Local DJ honored by Ellen DeGeneres

Kudos to Mike Boston, a local DJ who’s getting a big shout-out from the TV host for his charitable work.

Tom Brady was selected as one of the Time 100 by Time magazine.


Time’s list of the world’s most influential people is full of locals

Tom Brady, George Church, Theo Epstein, Barbara Lynch, and Elizabeth Warren all made the cut.


Gronk fist bumps Trump

The Patriots tight end looked happy to be in the White House.


Another film shoot for Fenway Park

Thursday, with the Red Sox playing on the road, word is the cast and crew of “The Catcher Was a Spy” will be filming at the ballpark.

Matt Damon poses for a picture with 6-year-old Delia Brady at Shake Shack Wednesday.


Matt Damon returns to Harvard Square

A Facebook friend posted a picture of the actor at Shake Shack Wednesday.

Harry Styles (right) with his One Direction mates (from left) Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, and Niall Horan at the Billboard Music Awards in 2015.


Quote of the day: Harry Styles

The singer talks about dating Taylor Swift when he was 18.

From left: Frederick Ilchman, Aaron De Groft, John Spike, and Matthew Teitelbaum at the Museum of Fine Arts.


Botticelli exhibition opens at MFA

It’s billed as the largest Botticelli exhibition ever in North America.

Trump with Bill Belichick at the ceremony.


‘Where’s Danny?’ asks Trump. ‘In the GYM!’ replies Amendola.

In a now-deleted tweet, Danny Amendola said that he had a funeral to attend and couldn’t go to the White House ceremony.

Elizabeth Warren tells Jimmy Fallon to ignore Trump’s tweets

‘‘We got to keep a focus not on what says, what he tweets,” she said. “We got to keep the focus on what he actually does.’’


Local publisher catching flak for kids book about communism

“Communism for Kids” from MIT Press is an attempt to indoctrinate children, say some conservatives.

Gronk crashes Sean Spicer’s press briefing

“Need some help?” Rob Gronkowski asked, as journalists began laughing. “I think I got this, but thank you,” Spicer replied with a smile.

Matt Damon and Jimmy Kimmel have a longstanding faux feud.


Matt Damon gets bumped from Jimmy Kimmel’s United Airlines commercial parody

“I know what it’s like to get bumped. Trust me, I’ve been getting bumped from Jimmy’s show for the last eight years, and it takes a toll.”

Jose Sanchez with his wife, Dulce, at Davio’s in the Back Bay Sunday.


Athletes around town

A roundup of celebrity sightings and other news of note.

Les Sablons in Harvard Square.


Les Sablons opens in Harvard Square

The restaurant began serving on Tuesday.

David Ortiz and Kelly Buckley, a seven-time Boston Marathon runner from the South End.


David Ortiz toasts Boston Marathon runners

The retired Red Sox slugger hosted a post-race soiree at Strega Waterfront on Monday night.

Mark Wahlberg was in Hingham Monday for filming of “Daddy’s Home 2.”


‘Daddy’s Home 2’ films on location in Hingham

Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg went to the South Shore to shoot some scenes for their upcoming movie.


Local restaurants lauded by Wine Spectator

Among those making the cut were Abe & Louie’s, Bistro du Midi, Deuxave, Grill 23 & Bar, Lucca, Sorellina, and Strega Waterfront.

Chrissy Teigen


Quote of the day: Chrissy Teigen

The model opens up about her postpartum depression.

Prince Harry

Other Celebrity News

Prince Harry opens up about Diana’s death

Prince Harry, 32, said that not dealing with the trauma had contributed to years of “total chaos” in his late 20s.

Katie LaMark (right) with Jasmine Easler in “Rent.”


‘Rent’ is back in Boston, and it’s a homecoming for this local actress

Katie LaMark is part of the 20th anniversary tour of the musical “Rent,” which kicked off a two-week stay at the Shubert last Tuesday.

Prince Harry


Quote of the day: Prince Harry

The youngest son of Princess Diana talks about coping with his mother’s death.

Devin McCourty (left) and LeGarrette Blount (right) are among several Patriots who have said they won’t be joining the team during its visit with President Trump.


McCourty and Long explain why they’re skipping the White House visit

The Patriots players are in a new video posted by Green Stripe News.

Julian Edelman greets fans at the Puma Store at Assembly Row in Somerville.


Julian Edelman sneaker reveal draws fans

The Pats receiver has a deal with Puma.

From left: Amby Burfoot, Shalane Flanagan, Jon Dunham, and Bill Rodgers on the red carpet at the premiere of “Boston’’ at the Boch Center Wang Theatre.


Runners and others at ‘Boston’ premiere

The documentary about the Boston Marathon brought out a crowd of elite athletes past and present.


Tom Brady shares heartwarming picture of his mother holding his daughter

On Friday morning, Brady posted a black-and-white photo to Instagram of Galynn cradling his sleeping daughter, Vivian.

Mookie Betts chatted with Donnie Wahlberg as Wahlberg’s wife, Jenny McCarthy, looked for some attention herself before Friday’s game at Fenway Park.


Donnie Wahlberg, Jenny McCarthy spotted at Fenway

The Dorchester native could be seen chatting with Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts before the game.

A worker in the fiction section of the renovated Boston Public Library as it prepared to open last year.


Boston libraries honored, just not for their books

Buildings win awards from architecture group.

Ashley Bernon (left) and Dr. Vanessa Kerry at Burberry.


Shopping for a good cause

A fund-raiser at the Burberry store on Newbury Street on Wednesday raised money for global health.

Ben Bradlee Jr.


Ben Bradlee Jr. to write book about Trump voters

The former Globe reporter and editor will focus on voters in one Pennsylvania county

From left: Ann Maguire, Lea DeLaria, and Dr. Stephen Boswell at Fenway Health’s party.


DeLaria helps celebrate Fenway Health

Fenway Health’s annual dinner party was emceed by comedian Lea DeLaria, who stars in the Netflix series “Orange Is the New Black.”


Mel Gibson orders the pork chop

The actor has dinner in Charlestown.

13names - BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons and Managing Director Mark Volpe at Harvard on 4.11.17. (Jake Belcher)

Mark Volpe joins American Academy of Arts and Sciences

He’s also celebrating his 20th anniversary as managing director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

Steve Wynn (center) with his wife, Andrea, and John Fish, CEO of Suffolk Construction

Casino developer Steve Wynn honored by UMass

The Wynn Resorts chairman and CEO was presented with the Distinguished Industry Leader Award on Wednesday.


A video made by students in Chestnut Hill looks at segregation in Boston

Two students from Beaver Country Day School produced a short film that all Bostonians should check out.