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Public Invited to Premier Staged Reading of 'How Will We Live Tomorrow?'
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Public Invited to Premier Staged Reading of 'How Will We Live Tomorrow?'

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 20
This new play chronicles the bicycle journey of a middle-aged white man through the 48 contiguous states. Along the way, he asks everyone he meets, "How Will We Live Tomorrow?"

Musician Nile Rodgers Mourns Avicii, Talks DJ's Drinking

Musician Nile Rodgers Mourns Avicii, Talks DJ's Drinking

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 21
Music producer Nile Rodgers is expressing sorrow at the death of DJ star Avicii, with whom he developed a close friendship during their collaborations.

Romney Seeks Utah Republican Party Nomination at Convention

Romney Seeks Utah Republican Party Nomination at Convention

NEWS | By Lindsay Whitehurst | Apr 21
Mitt Romney may have one of the best-known names in national politics, but he's still going to have to face down nearly a dozen Republican contenders in Utah on Saturday in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat.

Son of Stroessner-Era Figure Expected to Win Paraguay Vote

Son of Stroessner-Era Figure Expected to Win Paraguay Vote

NEWS | By Pedro Servin | Apr 21
The son of a top aide to late Paraguayan dictator Alfredo Stroessner is expected to easily win Sunday's presidential election, promising to continue the country's strong economic growth with business-friendly policies.

Giuliani Adds Toughness, Star Power to Legal Team for Trump

Giuliani Adds Toughness, Star Power to Legal Team for Trump

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire and Jill Colvin | Apr 21
For weeks, President Donald Trump had grown increasingly frustrated with the cable news chatter that he couldn't hire a big-name attorney for his legal team.

Police: Stalker Broke into Taylor Swift's NYC Home, Took Nap

Police: Stalker Broke into Taylor Swift's NYC Home, Took Nap

NEWS | Apr 21
Police say a stalker broke into Taylor Swift's New York City townhouse and took a nap.

State Lawmaker Attacks Fellow Lawmaker as 'Lying Homosexual'

State Lawmaker Attacks Fellow Lawmaker as 'Lying Homosexual'

NEWS | Apr 21
A Republican state lawmaker in Pennsylvania is calling a colleague a "lying homosexual" in a Facebook post attacking liberal legislators.

FIFA Queries Morocco World Cup Bid, to Make 2nd Inspection

FIFA Queries Morocco World Cup Bid, to Make 2nd Inspection

NEWS | By Amira El Masiti | Apr 21
FIFA's inspection of Morocco's 2026 World Cup plans ended with questions about the quality of stadiums and a demand for more details from the bid ahead of a second unexpected examination of infrastructure.

In Court, Dems Allege Conspiracy Between Trump Camp, Russia

In Court, Dems Allege Conspiracy Between Trump Camp, Russia

NEWS | By Tom LoBianco and Larry Neumeister | Apr 21
The Democratic Party sued Donald Trump's presidential campaign, Russia, WikiLeaks and Trump's son and son-in-law, accusing them of an intricate conspiracy to undercut Democrats in the 2016 election by stealing tens of thousands of emails and documents.

From Far and Wide, Beyonce Brings Excitement to HBCU Culture

From Far and Wide, Beyonce Brings Excitement to HBCU Culture

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Apr 21
When Beyonce paid tribute to historically black colleges at Coachella, the singer's grand performance reignited interest in the marching band culture and created shockwaves of excitement to students attending those schools.

Actress Arrested in Sex Trafficking in 'Guru to Stars' Case

Actress Arrested in Sex Trafficking in 'Guru to Stars' Case

NEWS | Apr 20
An actress known for her "Smallville" role was charged with sex trafficking, after federal prosecutors said she worked as a slave "master," recruiting women to a cult-like group led by a man who sold himself a self-improvement guru to the stars.


News

Trump Lawyer Told Put Up or Shut Up to Slow Porn Star Suit

Trump Lawyer Told Put Up or Shut Up to Slow Porn Star Suit

NATIONAL | By Brian Melley and Michael Balsamo | Apr 20
President Donald Trump's personal lawyer must declare in writing that his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination may be jeopardized if legal proceedings aren't delayed in a lawsuit filed by porn actress Stormy Daniels, a federal judge said.


Entertainment

 Review :: True West
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Review :: True West

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 20
It's a story as old as Cain and Abel: Fratricidal brothers on a kill-ision course. Sam Shepard's play skates close to farce, but Hub Theatre Company keeps things grounded and turns up the heat.

Sarah Jessica Parker Calls Cynthia Nixon's Run 'Exciting'

Sarah Jessica Parker Calls Cynthia Nixon's Run 'Exciting'

POLITICS | By John Carucci | Apr 20
Cynthia Nixon's quest for the governorship of New York state has at least one high-profile fan excited - Sarah Jessica Parker.


Business

Columbine, Parkland Students Unite for Voter Registration

Columbine, Parkland Students Unite for Voter Registration

LEGAL | By Colleen Slevin and Kelli Kennedy | Apr 20
Hogg has been encouraging students to walk out and register to vote. Some Columbine students compromised by holding a combined vigil and voter registration rally on Thursday night.


Technology

Cell Phones, Biometrics Fuel Jump in Bank Account Ownership

Cell Phones, Biometrics Fuel Jump in Bank Account Ownership

PERSONAL TECH | By Ken Sweet | Apr 21
Roughly seven out of every 10 adults worldwide now has some form of a bank account, the World Bank said Thursday, largely due to by the proliferation of cell phone-based bank accounts.


Finance

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

Love That Home's View? See How Much More You'll Pay

HOME | By Marilyn Lewis | Mar 26
A house with a fabulous view can be hard for a homebuyer to resist. But seeing the mountains, water or city lights from the comfort of home comes at a price.


Cars

GOP's Regulatory Fight Goes to Another Level Over Car Loans

GOP's Regulatory Fight Goes to Another Level Over Car Loans

AUTO NEWS | By Kevin Freking | Apr 19
The GOP-led Senate voted Wednesday to block Obama-era guidance a consumer protection agency issued five years ago to help ensure lenders don't charge blacks and Hispanics higher interest rates on car loans.


Style

Recipe: Insta Pot Dijon Chicken

Recipe: Insta Pot Dijon Chicken

FOOD/DRINK | By Melissa d'Arabian | Apr 21
A quick recipe for a hearty meal combines chicken, fresh vegetables and a splash of white wine.


Health/Fitness

Stop with the Selfies: An Oxygen Mask Can Save Your Life

Stop with the Selfies: An Oxygen Mask Can Save Your Life

HEALTH | By Damian J. Troise | Apr 20
Paying attention to flight attendants might save your life. It's a simple message, but passengers often ignore or passively watch along as safety instructions are given prior to takeoff.


Nightlife

Far-Right Cancels Bid to Shut Berlin's Berghain Techno Club

Far-Right Cancels Bid to Shut Berlin's Berghain Techno Club

INTERNATIONAL | Apr 19
A far-right party has withdrawn its proposal to close down one of Berlin's most famous techno clubs after the plan drew widespread ridicule in the laissez-faire German capital.