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A New Intersectionality: Bi Gun Control Activist is Also President of School's GSA

A New Intersectionality: Bi Gun Control Activist is Also President of School's GSA

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 22
The bisexual president of the Gay-Straight Alliance at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. - the site of last week's horrific school shooting, in which 17 victims died - is now also a newly-minted gun control advocate.

Another Former Employee Sues Google Over Issues of Diversity

Another Former Employee Sues Google Over Issues of Diversity

NEWS | Feb 22
Another former Google employee is suing the tech company over issues of diversity.

Pence Urges Conservatives to 'Defend' Trump Accomplishments

Pence Urges Conservatives to 'Defend' Trump Accomplishments

NEWS | By Zeke Miller | Feb 22
Donald Trump's candidacy jumbled the conservative movement. But more than a year into his presidency, the onetime Democrat holds what seems to be a near-total grip.

Trump Endorses Raising Minimum Age to 21 for More Weapons

Trump Endorses Raising Minimum Age to 21 for More Weapons

NEWS | By Catherine Lucey and Matthew Daly | Feb 22
President Donald Trump endorsed stricter gun-control measures Thursday, including raising the minimum age to 21 for possessing a broader range of weapons than at present.

Comedian David Cross Says Most of 'Arrested Development' Cast Supports Jeffrey Tambor

Comedian David Cross Says Most of 'Arrested Development' Cast Supports Jeffrey Tambor

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 22
David Cross said most of the cast of "Arrested Development" "stands behind" Jeffrey Tambor after allegations of sexual misconduct were made against him.

'Three Billboards' Creative Team on the Backlash

'Three Billboards' Creative Team on the Backlash

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 22
Co-producer Graham Broadbent and composer Carter Burwell discuss the criticisms Oscar-nominated "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" has received.

AP FACT CHECK: Where are Trump's 'Tougher' Steps on Russia?

AP FACT CHECK: Where are Trump's 'Tougher' Steps on Russia?

BUSINESS | By Ken Thomas | Feb 22
President Donald Trump says he's been "much tougher" on Russia than his predecessor - but his evidence remains scant at best.

Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that Family's Profiting from Presidency

Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that Family's Profiting from Presidency

BUSINESS | By Muneeza Naqvi | Feb 22
Donald Trump Jr. said that any talk of his family profiting from his father's presidency is "nonsense" as he embarked on a trip to India that has raised ethical concerns about using the name of the American president to promote business ventures.

U.S. Doing Little to Combat Russia Meddling in Next Elections

U.S. Doing Little to Combat Russia Meddling in Next Elections

TECHNOLOGY | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Feb 22
The Russians are going to try it again. Even President Donald Trump's intelligence chiefs say so. But with congressional primaries just two weeks away, the U.S. has done little to combat Russian election meddling .

Rights Group Challenges Kenya's Anti-Gay Laws in Court

Rights Group Challenges Kenya's Anti-Gay Laws in Court

NEWS | By Tom Odula | Feb 22
Kenya's High Court on Thursday began hearing arguments in a case that challenges parts of the penal code seen as targeting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities.


Entertainment

 Review :: Othello
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Review :: Othello

THEATRE | By Will Demers | Feb 20
"Othello" arguably one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies, comes to the Trinity stage with a bang.

 Review :: Night Of The Living Dead

Review :: Night Of The Living Dead

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | Feb 22
George Romero's iconic debut comes to the Criterion Collection in a stunning new version, restored by the Museum of Modern Art and The Film Foundation.


Business

Can Brexit Be Stopped? Pro-EU Campaigns Try to Turn the Tide

Can Brexit Be Stopped? Pro-EU Campaigns Try to Turn the Tide

LEGAL | Feb 22
Britain is due to leave the European Union in just over a year, but with the U.K. government divided over the direction Brexit should take, pro-EU campaigners are trying to make the country change course.


Technology

Maduro: Digital Currency Puts Venezuela on Tech Vanguard

Maduro: Digital Currency Puts Venezuela on Tech Vanguard

PERSONAL TECH | By Scott Smith and Christine Armario | Feb 21
Cash-strapped Venezuela on Tuesday became the first country to launch its own version of bitcoin, a move President Nicolas Maduro celebrated as putting his country on the world's technological forefront.


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

Edmunds: How to Get the Most Out of Your Trade-In

Edmunds: How to Get the Most Out of Your Trade-In

AUTO NEWS | By Matt Jones | Feb 21
While most shoppers have some sort of strategy for getting a good deal when they're buying a car, they may not have a plan to extract the most value from their trade-in.


Style

First Look: Nicopanda Autumn/Winter 2018

First Look: Nicopanda Autumn/Winter 2018

FASHION | Feb 22
Equal parts 90s Seattle grunge rock and East Coast hip-hop glamour, these two epic music worlds collide in a mash-up of flannel, PVC and gold chains. (Photos: Helle Moos)


Health/Fitness

Carbs, Fat, DNA? New Study Shows Weight Loss is Finicky

Carbs, Fat, DNA? New Study Shows Weight Loss is Finicky

HEALTH | By Lindsey Tanner | Feb 22
CA precision nutrition approach to weight loss didn't hold up in a study testing low fat versus low carb depending on dieters' DNA profiles.


Travel

Forget Tourism: Pyeongchang's Legacy Likely Debt & Anger

Forget Tourism: Pyeongchang's Legacy Likely Debt & Anger

INTERNATIONAL | By Foster Klug, Kim Tong-Hyung | Feb 21
Hope is fading that Pyeongchang will do what was promised during its successful 2011 Olympics bid and turn an ignored, impoverished backwater into a premier Asian ski hub.


Nightlife

Cupid Undie Run @ World Live Café Philly

Cupid Undie Run @ World Live Café Philly

PHOTO ALBUMS | Feb 20
This year The Cupid Undie run was held at a new Venue, World Live Café in Philly. Despite the rain and cold weather, attendees stripped down to their underwear and ran to raise money for the Children's Tumor Foundation.