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Man Who Sued Ex-Seattle Mayor on Sex Abuse Claims Found Dead

Man Who Sued Ex-Seattle Mayor on Sex Abuse Claims Found Dead

NEWS | Feb 20
A 47-year-old man who sued former Seattle Mayor Ed Murray over sexual abuse claims that effectively ended Murray's political career was found dead Friday in a motel room.

Fergie Says 'Tried My Best' After National Anthem Blowback

Fergie Says 'Tried My Best' After National Anthem Blowback

NEWS | By Greg Beacham | Feb 20
Fergie is apologizing after trying something different with the national anthem at the NBA All-Star Game.

Trump Endorses Romney's Senate Bid - and Romney Accepts

Trump Endorses Romney's Senate Bid - and Romney Accepts

NEWS | Feb 20
President Donald Trump is endorsing Mitt Romney in Utah's Senate race, another sign that the two Republicans are burying the hatchet after a fraught relationship.

French Ice Dancer Doesn't Risk Another Wardrobe Malfunction

French Ice Dancer Doesn't Risk Another Wardrobe Malfunction

NEWS | By David Bauder | Feb 20
Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics.

Ex-Workers at Russian 'Troll Factory' Trust US Indictment

Ex-Workers at Russian 'Troll Factory' Trust US Indictment

NEWS | By Naira Davlashyan and Irina Titova | Feb 20
While Russian officials scoff at a U.S. indictment charging 13 Russians with meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, several people who worked at the same St. Petersburg "troll factory" say they think the criminal charges are well-founded.

Fred Rogers, America's Favorite Neighbor, Celebrated in 2018

Fred Rogers, America's Favorite Neighbor, Celebrated in 2018

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Feb 20
It's been 50 years since Fred Rogers first appeared on TV screens, a gentle and avuncular man who warbled "Won't You Be My Neighbor?" as he changed into a cardigan and sneakers.

Trump Offers Support for Background Checks on Gun Buys

Trump Offers Support for Background Checks on Gun Buys

NEWS | By Catherine Lucey and Maria Danilova | Feb 20
From the confines of his golf club, President Donald Trump offered support for a limited strengthening of federal background checks on gun purchases Monday while staying largely mum in the last few days about the victims of the Florida school massacre.

Virtue, Moir Win Ice Dance for 3rd Career Olympic Gold Medal

Virtue, Moir Win Ice Dance for 3rd Career Olympic Gold Medal

NEWS | By Dave Skretta | Feb 20
Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir were the last couple to leave the ice after their warmup early Tuesday, the Canadian ice dancers soaking in every second before their final Olympic performance.

White Party Puerto Vallarta

White Party Puerto Vallarta

NIGHTLIFE | Feb 19
Puerto Vallarta celebrated with an Under the Sea theme that had attendees dressed in white, on the beach, at sunset. This is the second year that Mexico held this fun event, presented by Jeffrey Sanker, who makes White Party Palm Springs happen each year.

French Ice Dancer Undone By Wardrobe Malfunction On Live TV

French Ice Dancer Undone By Wardrobe Malfunction On Live TV

NEWS | By David Bauder | Feb 19
Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics: WARDROBE MALFUNCTION: The Pyeongchang Olympics have had more wardrobe malfunctions than a Super Bowl halftime show, the latest on live television.


News

Religious Protests Against Gay Films Show Divide in Romania

Religious Protests Against Gay Films Show Divide in Romania

INTERNATIONAL | By Alison Mutler | Feb 19
Religious protesters in Romania have disrupted the screenings of two movies featuring gay themes, saying they violate traditional values. In response, a new screening of the Cannes award-winning movie "120 Beats Per Minute" is going to be held Tuesday.


Entertainment

 Review :: Chess
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Review :: Chess

THEATRE | By Rachel Breitman | Feb 16
This Cold War story of two emotionally fraught chess matches has too many moving pieces.

As 'Black Panther' Shows, Inclusion Pays at the Box Office

As 'Black Panther' Shows, Inclusion Pays at the Box Office

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle | Feb 19
The phenomenon of "Black Panther" had the look and feel of a classic, bona fide blockbuster in route to its record-setting $201.8 million debut over the weekend, or an estimated $235 million Friday through Monday.


Business

Cities Pitching Diversity in Efforts to Lure Businesses

Cities Pitching Diversity in Efforts to Lure Businesses

CORPORATE | By Corey Williams | Feb 19
Places such as Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Detroit are touting their populations of people of color to chief executives and other corporate officials as part of being open for business.


Finance

Buying A Home As An Unmarried Couple? Do These 3 Things

Buying A Home As An Unmarried Couple? Do These 3 Things

REAL ESTATE | By Beth Buczynski | Jan 27
Love and marriage don't always go together, no matter what Sinatra says. If you're in a committed relationship but nuptials are on the back burner, just know your dream of buying a home doesn't have to be.


Cars

Ram Trucks Recalled to Fix Problem with Gear Shifters

Ram Trucks Recalled to Fix Problem with Gear Shifters

AUTO NEWS | Feb 19
Fiat Chrysler is recalling about 229,000 Ram trucks, mostly in North America, because they can be shifted out of park without a key in the ignition or a foot on the brake.


Style

London Fashion Week Reveals 70s Vibe and Glamour Trends

London Fashion Week Reveals 70s Vibe and Glamour Trends

FASHION | By Sylvia Hui | Feb 19
Could fusty-looking tapestry and army boots look desirable? Roland Mouret and Temperley worked their magic at London Fashion Week.


Health/Fitness

Happy Heart Month: What People Living With HIV Should Know

Happy Heart Month: What People Living With HIV Should Know

HIV/AIDS | Feb 19
Did you know people living with HIV are at an increased risk of experiencing cardiovascular disease? Fortunately, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases-supported research is getting to the heart of the problem.


Travel

I Spy: New NYC Attraction Offers Espionage History

I Spy: New NYC Attraction Offers Espionage History

CULTURE | By Deepti Hajela | Feb 19
Hello, recruit. Your mission, should you choose to accept it: Learn about the elements of spying, its history, and find out what kind of spy you could be.


Nightlife

FUZZ @ The Alley Bar:  February 9, 2018

FUZZ @ The Alley Bar: February 9, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Feb 13
DJ Taffy and DJ Brent Covington hosted FUZZ this past Friday night at Boston's The Alley Bar. See who came out.