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Olivia D'Ambrosio Offers an 'Intimate' Look at the Narrative Complexities of A Multi-Path Play

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 16
Olivia D'Ambrosio chats with EDGE about Alan Ayckbourn's thrillingly complex play -- a theater work that starts with one tiny key decision, then morphs and evolves into multiple possible pathways of cause and consequence.

Czech Man in Thailand Arrested for Alleged Sexual Offense

NEWS | Jan 18
Thai police say they have arrested a Czech man in Phuket who is believed to be infected with HIV and is wanted by Interpol for alleged sexual offenses against minors back home.

Orlando Gunman's Widow Due in Court for Talks on Transfer

NEWS | By Eric Tucker and Paul Elias | Jan 18
The widow of the Pulse gay club gunman knew about the attack ahead of time and then hindered the investigation when she lied to FBI agents after the shooting, say prosecutors who will be in a California court to discuss transferring her to Florida.

Watch: Al Franken Destroys Betsy DeVos Over Conversion Therapy Support

NEWS | Jan 18
President-elect Donald Trump's pick for education secretary Betsy DeVos has been grilled by Congress this week and received some harsh questioning from Senator Al Franken (D-MN), who called the wealthy Republican out for her support of conversion therapy.

'Teen Wolf' Star Tyler Posey Victim of Alleged Nude Video Leak

A nude video allegedly of "Teen Wolf" star Tyler Posey has gone viral this week, making the actor the latest celeb to have sensitive content leak online.

Tourists Flee Gambia As Violence Looms

NEWS | By Abdoulie John | Jan 18
More than 1,000 mainly British and Dutch tourists began leaving the tiny West African nation on specially chartered flights. Hundreds were streaming into the airport, seeking information on departures.

Jerry Seinfeld Series, Specials Coming to Netflix Under Deal

Jerry Seinfeld and Netflix have announced a deal that will bring the star's interview show "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" to the streaming service later this year.

Inaugural Speech is Trump's Time to Rise to the Moment

NEWS | By Nancy Benac | Jan 18
Tradition suggests it's time for Donald Trump to set aside the say-anything speaking style and rise to the inaugural moment.

George H.W. Bush Hospitalized for Shortness of Breath

NEWS | Jan 18
Former President George H.W. Bush was taken to the hospital over the weekend for shortness of breath and the 92-year-old is responding well to treatments, his spokesman said Wednesday.

Final Ringling Bros. Show at Nassau Coliseum Sells Out

NEWS | Jan 18
Officials with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey say the iconic traveling circus' final show at the newly renovated Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island is sold out.

Orlando Releases New Photos of Pulse After Attack

NEWS | Jan 18
New photos released by the city of Orlando show where officers breached one of Pulse nightclub's walls to free people trapped inside during the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history.


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Review :: A Doll's House

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 13
The Huntington Theatre Company's production of the Henrik Ibsen classic is meticulously judged -- and unflinching.

Claire Danes on What's Ahead in 'Homeland' Season 6

"Homeland," Showtime's number one drama series, is gearing up for its sixth season premiere this weekend. It focuses on the aftermath of a presidential election.


As Robots Take Jobs, Europeans Mull Free Money for All

FINANCE | By John Leicester | Jan 18
The radical notion that governments should hand out free money to everyone - rich and poor, those who work and those who don't - is slowly but surely gaining ground in Europe.


Woodstock, VT, Fights to Save Its Charm, One Shutter At a Time

HOME | By Wilson Ring | Dec 31
Some property owners are questioning the community's requirement, arguing that the regulations are enforced irregularly, and that some buildings look better without shutters.


Auto Show Concepts: Would You Build Them or Forget Them?

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 17
Car companies don't just show current models at auto shows. They also unveil prototypes that could be built in the future.


Coffee and a Slice? 7-Eleven Launches Breakfast Pizza

The convenience store chain says that it combines the convenience of eating leftover pizza for the first meal of the day with traditional breakfast foods.


New Report Finds Benefits and Risks of Marijuana

HEALTH | Jan 18
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine published a new report on the health effects of marijuana, looking at more than 10,000 studies about medical and recreational use.


Beware of Sneaker Waves

By Andrew Selsky | Jan 18
A storm far out to sea, even across the Pacific, often generates such a wave. As it moves through the broad surf zone and over the gentle slope approaching Oregon's coast, one wave can catch up with another, combining forces to generate dangerous waves.