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LAPD Ends Investigation into Anne Heche Car Crash

LAPD Ends Investigation into Anne Heche Car Crash

NEWS | Aug 13

The Los Angeles Police Department has ended its investigation into Anne Heche's car accident, when the actor crashed into a Los Angeles home on Aug. 5.

Sarah Palin Getz Zoom-bombed with Penis Drawing

Sarah Palin Getz Zoom-bombed with Penis Drawing

NEWS | Aug 13

Sarah Palin was zoom-bombed with a drawing of a penis at a streaming candidate's forum on August 11.

Lutheran Official Apologizes for Trans Bishop's Firing of Cleric

Lutheran Official Apologizes for Trans Bishop's Firing of Cleric

NEWS | By Deepa Bharath and Holly Meyer | Aug 13

The presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America apologized to a majority Latino congregation for their pain after the denomination's first openly transgender bishop fired their pastor.

Sewer Crisis Shutters P-Town Restaurants

Sewer Crisis Shutters P-Town Restaurants

NEWS | Aug 13

The popular Cape Cod resort of Provincetown declared a sewer emergency Thursday, ordering restaurants and other food establishments to close immediately.

Review: 'A League of Their Own' Jumps to Streaming

Review: 'A League of Their Own' Jumps to Streaming

ENTERTAINMENT | By Karin McKie | Aug 13

"Broad City" star Abbi Jacobson has turned Penny Marshall's 1992 movie into the Amazon Prime television series "A League of Their Own."

Watch: Madonna Remembers Career-Ending Performance on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

Watch: Madonna Remembers Career-Ending Performance on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Aug 13

During an appearance on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," Madonna remembers the performance when her manager at the time said her career was over.

Diana Doc 'The Princess' Flips the Focus

Diana Doc 'The Princess' Flips the Focus

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Aug 13

The last thing the world needs, you might think, is another Princess Diana documentary, yet documentarian Ed Perkins managed to find a novel take.

Watch: Actor Dylan O'Brien is Fully Aware that You're Thirsty for Him

Watch: Actor Dylan O'Brien is Fully Aware that You're Thirsty for Him

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 13

Dylan O'Brien, who stars in the new film "Not Okay" now streaming on Hulu, is the latest actor to sit down with BuzzFeed and examine fans' thirsty tweets.

LGBTQ+ Groups Denounce Florida Plan to Limit Transgender Care

LGBTQ+ Groups Denounce Florida Plan to Limit Transgender Care

NEWS | Aug 13

LGBTQ and health groups have denounced a new rule by Florida health officials to restrict Medicaid insurance coverage for gender dysphoria treatments for transgender people.

Review: Company One Asks the Right Questions with 'can i touch it?'
Boston, MA

Review: Company One Asks the Right Questions with 'can i touch it?'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 12

"can i touch it?" is a raw and powerful work that asks many fraught questions around community, gentrification, and the country's increasingly hostile climate. It will certainly touch you.

News

IG Snafu: Ex-NFL Star Eric Decker's 4-Year-Old Son Posts Pic of Him in Shower

IG Snafu: Ex-NFL Star Eric Decker's 4-Year-Old Son Posts Pic of Him in Shower

NEWS | Aug 13

Former NFL player Eric Decker is no stranger to thirst traps, even nude ones; but he was surprised when two pics of him naked turned up on his Instagram on Monday.

Business

Peloton Cuts Jobs, Raises Prices in Bid for Profitability

Peloton Cuts Jobs, Raises Prices in Bid for Profitability

BUSINESS | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Aug 13

Peloton is laying off employees and raising prices for some of its equipment as part of its latest bid to make the business profitable and free up cash.

Technology

FTC Looking at Rules to Corral Tech Firms' Data Collection

FTC Looking at Rules to Corral Tech Firms' Data Collection

TECHNOLOGY | By Marcy Gordon | Aug 12

Whether it's the fitness tracker on your wrist, the "smart" home appliances in your house or the latest kids' fad going viral, they all produce a trove of personal data for big tech companies.

Finance

Inflation Reduction Act May Have Little Impact on Inflation

Inflation Reduction Act May Have Little Impact on Inflation

FINANCE | By Christopher Rugaber and Josh Boak | Aug 13

Will the measure actually tame the price spikes that have inflicted hardships on American households? Economic analyses suggest that the answer is likely no — not anytime soon, anyway.

Cars

Edmunds: How to Mitigate or Avoid Dealer Markups

Edmunds: How to Mitigate or Avoid Dealer Markups

CARS | By Ronald Montoya of Edmunds | Aug 13

Edmunds experts what you can expect from dealerships for the remainder of 2022 and offers tips on getting the best deal.

Style

Skin Cycling: The Hot New Trend that will Transform your Skin

Skin Cycling: The Hot New Trend that will Transform your Skin

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Aug 10

In an age where trends come and go in the blink of an eye, it's worth discussing when something comes along that is actually beneficial to the skin.

Health/Fitness

Warnings of Monkeypox Outbreak Were Ignored for Years, Reports Washington Post

Warnings of Monkeypox Outbreak Were Ignored for Years, Reports Washington Post

HEALTH/FITNESS | Aug 12

Warnings about the possibility of monkeypox becoming a crisis were raised over the past decade from two different sources, but were ignored, the Washington Post reports.

Travel

Hidden Treasures in Asheville's Least Hidden Hotel

Hidden Treasures in Asheville's Least Hidden Hotel

TRAVEL | By Brandon Schultz | Aug 13

The Grove Park Inn is known as the other spectacular resort in Asheville, NC. While it is well-known, it has numerous hidden treasures.

Nightlife

Anti Violence Project Pink Party In The Pines :: August 6, 2022

Anti Violence Project Pink Party In The Pines :: August 6, 2022

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 8

The Anti Violence Project threw The Pink Party, celebrating the lives and victories of the LGBTQ community in Fire Island Pines, complete with drag performances by Shequida, Egypt and Nutwater, and featuring DJ Matty Glitterati.