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Amy Schumer Took Long Way Around to Announce She's Pregnant

Amy Schumer Took Long Way Around to Announce She's Pregnant

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
Amy Schumer took the long way around to announce she's pregnant with husband Chris Fischer.

Anywhere but Washington: Why DC Stories Rarely Film in DC

Anywhere but Washington: Why DC Stories Rarely Film in DC

ENTERTAINMENT | By Ashraf Khalil | Oct 23
It's a hobby among District of Columbia locals: Picking apart glaring geographic and architectural inaccuracies in movies and television shows set in Washington.

Rosie O'Donnell Is Engaged, No Wedding Date Set

Rosie O'Donnell Is Engaged, No Wedding Date Set

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 23
The 56-year-old confirmed to People magazine on Monday her engagement to 33-year-old Elizabeth Rooney.

Twitter Removes Accounts Linked to Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter Removes Accounts Linked to Alex Jones, Infowars

NEWS | Oct 23
Twitter has removed some accounts thought to be used to circumvent a ban on conspiracy-monger Alex Jones and Infowars, the company said Tuesday.

Immunotherapy Scores a First Win Against Some Breast Cancers

Immunotherapy Scores a First Win Against Some Breast Cancers

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Marilynn Marchione | Oct 23
For the first time, one of the new immunotherapy drugs has shown promise against breast cancer in a large study that combined it with chemotherapy to treat an aggressive form of the disease.

Oregon Bakery Appeals Fine for Turning Away Lesbian Couple

Oregon Bakery Appeals Fine for Turning Away Lesbian Couple

NEWS | Oct 23
The owners of a shuttered Oregon bakery fined for refusing to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple are appealing to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Mega Millions, Powerball Prizes Come Down to Math, Long Odds

Mega Millions, Powerball Prizes Come Down to Math, Long Odds

NEWS | By Scott McFetridge | Oct 23
For all the anticipation about whether someone will finally snag the gigantic Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots, the games come down to two things: simple math — and very long odds.

Red Sox Happy to Be Asleep at the Ballpark

Red Sox Happy to Be Asleep at the Ballpark

NEWS | By Ronald Blum | Oct 23
Think the Red Sox are asleep at the ballpark? You may be right.

Police Search for Man They Say Killed U of Utah Student

Police Search for Man They Say Killed U of Utah Student

NEWS | Oct 23
Police are searching for a man they say shot and killed a University of Utah student outside of a dormitory on campus Monday, the Salt Lake Tribune reported.

Over 7K-strong, Migrant Caravan Pushes on; Still Far from US

Over 7K-strong, Migrant Caravan Pushes on; Still Far from US

NEWS | By Mark Stevenson | Oct 23
Thousands of Central American migrants resumed an arduous trek toward the U.S. border Monday.


News

Trump Refugee Cuts Slow Resurgence of Cities Like Buffalo

Trump Refugee Cuts Slow Resurgence of Cities Like Buffalo

NATIONAL | By Michael Hill | Oct 23
As the Trump administration throttles the flow of refugees into the United States and the president increases his anti-immigration rhetoric ahead of the midterm elections, Buffalo and other cities that rely upon immigrants are feeling the pinch.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Peculiar Patriot
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Review :: The Peculiar Patriot

THEATRE | By Clinton Campbell | Oct 22
ArtsEmerson continues their legacy of socially aware programming with "The Peculiar Patriot." Liza Jessie Peterson's one-person show that takes an unflinching look at America's prison system.

 Review :: Dear Evan Hansen

Review :: Dear Evan Hansen

THEATRE | By Kevin Taft | Oct 22
You will find this decade's most earnest musical at LA's Ahmanson theatre this fall, and while that might seem like a back-handed compliment... well, it is.


Business

Trump Refugee Cuts Slows Resurgence of Cities Like Buffalo

Trump Refugee Cuts Slows Resurgence of Cities Like Buffalo

FINANCE | By Michael Hill | Oct 23
As the president increases his anti-immigration rhetoric ahead of the midterm elections and cuts refugee numbers, Buffalo and other cities that rely on the new arrivals are beginning to feel the pinch.


Cars

Edmunds Rounds Up Best Budget-Friendly Small Cars

Edmunds Rounds Up Best Budget-Friendly Small Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Cameron Rogers | Oct 18
Every year, vehicles become more feature-packed but also more expensive, potentially shutting out buyers on a tight budget. Fortunately, you can find many small, affordable cars that offer good value and don't feel cheap.


Style

Neiman Marcus Reveals 2018 Fantasy Gift List

Neiman Marcus Reveals 2018 Fantasy Gift List

HOME | By Leanne Italie | Oct 22
Need a $7.1 million yacht? How about jumping out of a plane on a top secret spy mission with a $315,000 price tag? Perhaps a backyard luxury clubhouse sounds better, or a million pieces of candy.


Health/Fitness

Potential HIV Outbreak in Miami Raises Ethical Questions

Potential HIV Outbreak in Miami Raises Ethical Questions

AIDS | Oct 22
Florida's only legalized syringe access program found 11 people who tested positive for HIV within a six-month period this year. In the city of Miami, where one out of every 85 adults has HIV, the new infections may or may not constitute an outbreak.