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LGBTQ Community Cheers Pope's 'God Made You Like This' Remark

LGBTQ Community Cheers Pope's 'God Made You Like This' Remark

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield | May 21
Pope Francis' reported comments to a gay man that "God made you like this" have been embraced by the LGBT community as another sign of Francis' desire to make gay people feel welcomed and loved in the Catholic Church.

Gator Gives Texas Family a Fright

Gator Gives Texas Family a Fright

NEWS | May 21
An amorous aquatic reptile on the prowl for a mate gave a family outside Houston, Texas an unwanted surprise. The alligator chose to relax underneath their SUV.

Silly Looks in Yoga Classes Targeting the Face

Silly Looks in Yoga Classes Targeting the Face

Yoga has been said to help the mind and body, but some say it also can help the face. New yoga classes target the face with silly expressions.

Congo Begins Vaccinating Against Ebola

Congo Begins Vaccinating Against Ebola

NEWS | By Saleh Mwanamilongo | May 21
Congo will begin administering an experimental Ebola vaccine Monday in Mbandaka, the northwestern city of 1.2 million where the deadly disease has infected some residensats, Congo's health minister announced.

A Cancer Screening Flop: Few Smokers Seek Free Lung Scans

A Cancer Screening Flop: Few Smokers Seek Free Lung Scans

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Marilynn Marchione | May 21
Lung cancer screening has proved to be stunningly unpopular. Five years after government and private insurers started paying for it, less than 2 percent of eligible current and former smokers have sought the free scans, researchers report.

Despite Fatwa, Transgender People in Iran Face Harassment

Despite Fatwa, Transgender People in Iran Face Harassment

NEWS | By Mehdi Fattahi and Nasser Karimi | May 21
Of Iran's 80 million people, estimates suggest under 50,000 are transgender, meaning their gender identity does not match the sex or gender they were identified as having at birth. Like in other parts of the world, they can face harassment.

School Victims Honored at Billboard Awards; Janet, BTS Shine

School Victims Honored at Billboard Awards; Janet, BTS Shine

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | May 21
The 2018 Billboard Music Awards paid tribute to the students and teachers affected by recent deadly shootings in Texas and Florida, while the night also featured show-stopping performances by iconic singer Janet Jackson and K-pop group BTS.

Trials for Violent Protest Framed as Trump vs the Resistance

Trials for Violent Protest Framed as Trump vs the Resistance

NEWS | By Ashraf Khalil | May 21
When police arrested more than 200 anti-Trump protesters on Inauguration Day 2017, it touched off a long-term battle of wits and wills.

NYPD Probing Sex Allegations Against Mario Batali

NYPD Probing Sex Allegations Against Mario Batali

NEWS | May 21
The New York Police Department is investigating allegations of sexual misconduct leveled against celebrity chef Mario Batali.

Meghan Offers Insight into Her New Role as Duchess of Sussex

Meghan Offers Insight into Her New Role as Duchess of Sussex

NEWS | By Danica Kirka | May 21
Meghan Markle has offered a glimpse of how she sees her new role as the Duchess of Sussex in two new pages posted on the royal website hours after the former actress married Britain's Prince Harry.


News

Investigators Finally Get Look at Materials from Cohen Raid

Investigators Finally Get Look at Materials from Cohen Raid

NATIONAL | By Larry Neumeister | May 20
Criminal investigators are getting their first look at materials gathered from raids on the home and office of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer as a process to separate items subject to attorney-client privilege appears to be meeting a judge's dem


Entertainment

 Review :: Something Rotten!
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Review :: Something Rotten!

THEATRE | By Will Demers | May 17
Hilarious, a bit of "Producers" mixed with "Spamalot" and you've got a night of theatre where you can unplug and giggle along with everyone else.

 Review :: The Shannara Chronicles - Season 2

Review :: The Shannara Chronicles - Season 2

TELEVISION | By JC Alvarez | May 21
Based on the bestselling fantasy book series, "The Shannara Chronicles" Season Two is available now on a 3-disc Blu-ray and DVD set and continues the adventure one-year after the events of Season One.


Business

U.S. is Running Out of Time on NAFTA While Confronting China

U.S. is Running Out of Time on NAFTA While Confronting China

LEGAL | By Paul Wiseman | May 21
President Donald Trump's team is running out of time to rewrite a trade pact with Canada and Mexico, and America's top trade official says the countries are still far apart.


Technology

How Google, Facebook Will Adapt to Europe's New Privacy Law

How Google, Facebook Will Adapt to Europe's New Privacy Law

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | May 21
Companies large and small are updating their privacy policies and service terms to comply with upcoming European Union rules governing data and privacy.


Finance

Trip to Space Offered with $85M NYC Apartment Sale

Trip to Space Offered with $85M NYC Apartment Sale

HOME | May 17
The owner for a New York City condominium is offering a trip to outer space included with the purchase of an $85 million dollar apartment.


Cars

Toyota Chief Hopes to Help Japan Automakers Keep Tech Edge

Toyota Chief Hopes to Help Japan Automakers Keep Tech Edge

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | May 21
Toyota Motor Corp. chief Akio Toyoda, tapped to head the Japanese auto industry association, promised Friday to lead a push among manufacturers to keep a competitive edge in emerging technologies.


Style

Does Anyone Still Wear a Hat? Yes... at a Royal Wedding

Does Anyone Still Wear a Hat? Yes... at a Royal Wedding

FASHION | May 21
Like every good royal wedding, it was all about the hats, the dresses and the posh tails, with some fashion standouts among the guests at Windsor Castle.


Travel

Sofitel New York Offers $100K Tony Awards Package

Sofitel New York Offers $100K Tony Awards Package

THEATRE | May 20
As the big night quickly approaches, Sofitel New York, the Official Hotel Partner for the 72nd annual Tony Awards, invites guests and its Broadway neighbors to celebrate the people and stories that bring Broadway theater to life.


Nightlife

Pose Premiere @ Hammerstein Ballroom NYC :: May 17, 2018

Pose Premiere @ Hammerstein Ballroom NYC :: May 17, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | May 18
Creator and producer, Ryan Murphy, joined with FX channel for the new series Pose. Set in the 1980's, Pose explores the ballroom scene featuring a large cast of transgender actors including Evan Peters, Kate Mara, James Van Der Beek, and Billy Porter.