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Another Trial Looms for Ex-Trump Campaign Chairman Manafort

Another Trial Looms for Ex-Trump Campaign Chairman Manafort

NEWS | By Matthew Barakat | Aug 19
As jurors weigh Paul Manafort's fate in a sprawling financial fraud case, the former Trump campaign chairman still has another trial looming in the nation's capital - and prosecutors there have a whole new set of charges and a huge volume of evidence.

Fans Injured in Storm at Backstreet Boys Oklahoma Concert

Fans Injured in Storm at Backstreet Boys Oklahoma Concert

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 19
At least 14 people have been injured and transported to hospitals after trusses holding up the entrance to a resort where the Backstreet Boys were set to begin a concert in Oklahoma collapsed.

Ariana Grande Tears Up as She Recalls Manchester Tragedy

Ariana Grande Tears Up as She Recalls Manchester Tragedy

NEWS | Aug 19
The very mention of Manchester still brings Ariana Grande to tears.

Exclusive Photos From Paris Gay Games 10

Exclusive Photos From Paris Gay Games 10

NEWS | Aug 18
More than 10,300 athletes and spectators gathered in Paris for Gay Games 10. Here's a look at some of our favorite moments.

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas Make Their Engagement Official

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas Make Their Engagement Official

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 18
It's official for Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas.

Church Group's Opposition Stuns Advocates of 'Tort Reform'

Church Group's Opposition Stuns Advocates of 'Tort Reform'

NEWS | By Andrew DeMillo | Aug 18
So-called tort reform has been an easy sell in states controlled by Republicans, and backers of a lawsuit-limiting proposal on the ballot in Arkansas this fall expected little trouble winning passage until they ran into a surprising obstacle.

John Williams Composition About Ghost Making World Premiere

John Williams Composition About Ghost Making World Premiere

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 18
A new John Williams composition about a ghost said to have scared Leonard Bernstein is making its world premiere.

Remains of Brother Finally Come Home From WWII

Remains of Brother Finally Come Home From WWII

NEWS | Aug 18
Dominic Ragucci had thought for nearly 70 years that the body of brother Emil was swept out to sea during a Word War II battle. On Tuesday, the family finally held a funeral.

Study Shows PrEP Text Alerts Improve HIV Prevention

Study Shows PrEP Text Alerts Improve HIV Prevention

NEWS | Aug 18
A new study shows success in creating a new system for HIV prevention, examining the use of personalized text messages to alert subjects to take PrEP.

Listen: Janet Jackson, Daddy Yankee Celebrate Release of New Song

Listen: Janet Jackson, Daddy Yankee Celebrate Release of New Song

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 18
Janet Jackson's fans were so energetic at an event Friday for her new single that one fan chimed in so the icon could speak without interruption.


News

Trump Military Parade Plans Unravel Over Costs

Trump Military Parade Plans Unravel Over Costs

NATIONAL | By Lolita C. Baldor and Catherine Lucey | Aug 18
The cancellation of President Donald Trump's Veterans Day parade came swiftly when senior White House and Pentagon leaders saw the estimated $92 million price tag play out in public.


Entertainment

 Review :: Homos or Everyone in America
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Review :: Homos or Everyone in America

THEATRE | By Joe Siegel | Aug 17
Epic Theatre Company is closing out their summer season with Jordan Seavey's "Homos Or Everyone in America," a comedy-drama chronicling a gay relationship.

MTV VMAs Working to Craft Tribute for Aretha Franklin

MTV VMAs Working to Craft Tribute for Aretha Franklin

TELEVISION | By John Carucci | Aug 17
The MTV Video Music Awards plans on honoring the legacy of Aretha Franklin - they're just not sure how they will do it.


Business

Los Angeles Mayor: Trump Sows Division, Does 'Racist Things'

Los Angeles Mayor: Trump Sows Division, Does 'Racist Things'

LEGAL | By Michael R. Blood | Aug 18
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, considering a 2020 presidential run, said Thursday that President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist things" to divide the nation while failing to deliver on health care reform and other promises.


Technology

Birth Control App Highlights Emerging Health Tech Market

Birth Control App Highlights Emerging Health Tech Market

PERSONAL TECH | By Kelvin Chan | Aug 18
The condom, the pill and now, the smartphone? Natural Cycles, a mobile fertility app, this month became the first ever digital contraceptive device to win FDA marketing approval.


Finance

9 Expenses to Pack Into Your Moving Budget

9 Expenses to Pack Into Your Moving Budget

HOME | By Lauren Schwahn, NerdWallet | Aug 8
The average cost for a local move from a two-bedroom apartment or three-bedroom house ranges from $400 to $1,000, according to HomeAdvisor's True Cost Guide.


Cars

Edmunds Picks 6 Used Luxury Vehicles Under $36K

Edmunds Picks 6 Used Luxury Vehicles Under $36K

AUTO NEWS | By Will Kaufman | Aug 15
For about the same money or less, you can typically get more interior refinement and comfort, better performance, and a vehicle that generally feels more special.


Health/Fitness

MTV Launches HIV Video in Anticipation of 'Quiet Places'

MTV Launches HIV Video in Anticipation of 'Quiet Places'

AIDS | Aug 17
The PSA video features 5 HIV+ young people who are boldly speaking out against the stigma that people living with HIV still face today.


Travel

Brussels Celebrates Summer with Flower Carpet

Brussels Celebrates Summer with Flower Carpet

Aug 17
Brussels is highlighting its sun-splashed summer with a Mexican-themed carpet of over half a million flowers on its historic Grand-Place.


Nightlife

LGBTQ Art Installation Revealed at Chicago's Northalsted Market Days

LGBTQ Art Installation Revealed at Chicago's Northalsted Market Days

LOCAL EVENTS | Aug 15
The Illinois Office of Tourism debuted a new larger-than-life art installation celebrating its "Amazing for All" LGBTQ and diversity campaign during Northalsted Market Days in Chicago's Boystown neighborhood.