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2018 Breakthrough: Henry Golding of 'Crazy Rich Asians'

2018 Breakthrough: Henry Golding of 'Crazy Rich Asians'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Dec 12
Even though Henry Golding garnered instant fame from starring in the smash hit "Crazy Rich Asians," the British-Malaysian actor isn't sure if he'll ever eclipse his meteoric success in the box-office hit.

Beyonce! Hillary! India Revels in a Very Big Wedding

Beyonce! Hillary! India Revels in a Very Big Wedding

NEWS | By Emily Schmall | Dec 12
In a season of big Indian weddings, the Wednesday marriage of the scions of two billionaire families might be the biggest of them all.

2018 Breakthrough: John David Washington, 'Black KkKlansman'

2018 Breakthrough: John David Washington, 'Black KkKlansman'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Dec 12
John David Washington comes from a strong acting lineage, but he has carved out his own identity as a powerful actor, earning a Golden Globe nomination and generating Oscar buzz for his standout role in Spike Lee's "BlacKkKlansman."

'Jurassic Park,' 'Shining' Added to National Film Registry

'Jurassic Park,' 'Shining' Added to National Film Registry

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Dec 12
The National Film Registry is turning 30 and will bring in a new crop of films ranging from dinosaurs' return from extinction, a cowboys-in-love drama and stories showcasing Native Americans.

4 Journalists and a Newspaper are Time's Person of the Year

4 Journalists and a Newspaper are Time's Person of the Year

NEWS | By David Bauder | Dec 12
Time magazine on Tuesday recognized journalists, including the slain Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi, as its 2018 Person of the Year in what it said was an effort to emphasize the importance of reporters' work in an increasingly hostile world.

Pelosi Gives Trump an Earful, Questions 'Manhood' in Private

Pelosi Gives Trump an Earful, Questions 'Manhood' in Private

NEWS | By Laurie Kellman | Dec 12
In public, Nancy Pelosi lectured Donald Trump on the Constitution and wagged a finger at him for characterizing her "strength." In private, she questioned his "manhood" — and her disdain for him became public, again, anyway.

UK Disarray: May to Face No-Confidence Vote from Her Party

UK Disarray: May to Face No-Confidence Vote from Her Party

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Dec 12
A no-confidence vote in British Prime Minister Theresa May Wednesday threw U.K. politics deeper into crisis and Brexit further into doubt.

Flynn's Lawyers Say His Lie to FBI 'Uncharacteristic'

Flynn's Lawyers Say His Lie to FBI 'Uncharacteristic'

NEWS | By Eric Tucker and Chad Day | Dec 12
Lawyers for President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn asked a judge Tuesday to spare him prison time, saying he had devoted his career to his country and taken responsibility for an "uncharacteristic error in judgment."

Giving the Gift of Original Family Portraits

Giving the Gift of Original Family Portraits

STYLE | By Melissa Kossler Dutton | Dec 12
The internet makes it easier than ever to commission artwork. Would-be buyers can find artists working in a wide variety of styles and media who can create custom pieces based on photos and videos.

5 Tips for a Healthy Holiday Season

5 Tips for a Healthy Holiday Season

For those living with HIV or associated autoimmune diseases, a season marked by decadent meals and running around visiting family and friends can make getting through each day a physical and mental challenge


News

Staying Sober During the Holidays

Staying Sober During the Holidays

HEALTH | By Matthew Wexler | Dec 12
Music-based treatment organization Recovery Unplugged offers tips on how to stay sober during one of the most stressful times of the year.


Entertainment

 Review :: A Christmas to Forget
Boston, MA

Review :: A Christmas to Forget

THEATRE | By Joe Siegel | Dec 3
Epic Theatre Company finishes up 2018 with "A Christmas to Forget," a purely irreverent tribute to the holiday season that is a lot of fun.

'Brokeback Mountain' Among Movies Added to National Film Registry

'Brokeback Mountain' Among Movies Added to National Film Registry

MOVIES | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Dec 12
The National Film Registry is turning 30 and will bring in a new crop of films ranging from dinosaurs' return from extinction, a cowboys-in-love drama and stories showcasing Native Americans.


Business

Trump Administration Proposes Major Rollback of Water Rules

Trump Administration Proposes Major Rollback of Water Rules

LEGAL | By Elen Knickmeyer and John Flesher | Dec 12
The Trump administration proposed withdrawing federal protections for countless waterways and wetlands across the country Tuesday, making good on President Donald Trump's campaign pledge to weaken landmark Obama-era water rules.


Finance

Need Health Insurance? Deadline is December 15

Need Health Insurance? Deadline is December 15

HEALTH | By Michelle Andrews | Dec 10
The annual open-enrollment period for people who buy their own insurance on the Affordable Care Act's marketplaces ends Dec. 15 in most states.


Cars

Insider Q&A: Zero Motorcycles' CEO on Tax Credits, Rivals

Insider Q&A: Zero Motorcycles' CEO on Tax Credits, Rivals

AUTO NEWS | By Marcy Gordon | Dec 10
Sam Paschel is the CEO of Zero Motorcycles Inc., a privately-held company based in Scotts Valley, California, that designs and makes electric motorcycles and powertrains.


Style

5 Stylish Gifts for Guys Under $100

5 Stylish Gifts for Guys Under $100

FASHION | By Andrew Villagomez | Dec 11
We're in full-on holiday mode, and if you haven't completed your shopping, now is the time to kick it into high gear. Check out these five curated items that all come in under $100 for your favorite guy.


Health/Fitness

Denying Transgender Identity Can Seriously Impact Mental Health

Denying Transgender Identity Can Seriously Impact Mental Health

HEALTH | By Bethany Grace Howe | Dec 12
The impact of statements or actions that are subtly and even unintentionally discriminatory, what researchers call "microaggressions," is measurable and real.


Travel

Discovering Guanajuato's Courtyard Gardens

Discovering Guanajuato's Courtyard Gardens

By Kim Curtis | Dec 11
Step off the dusty cobblestone streets and peek behind nondescript, weather-worn, faded, even grimy brick facades, and encounter the startlingly beautiful courtyard gardens of this central Mexican colonial town.


Nightlife

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar, Chicago :: December 8, 2018

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar, Chicago :: December 8, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Dec 11
The annual Santa Speedo Run at Sidetrack The Video Bar in Boystown raise record funds for Center on Halsted thanks to sponsors Miller Light, Lyft and Tito's Handmade Vodka. Hosts Debbie Fox & Dixie Lynn Cartwright kept the fun going with prizes and games.