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Pope Nixes French Cardinal Resignation After Cover-Up

Pope Nixes French Cardinal Resignation After Cover-Up

NEWS | Mar 19
Pope Francis has declined to accept the resignation of French Cardinal Philippe Barbarin, who was convicted of failing to report a known predator priest to police.

Gay Phoenix Man Describes Alleged Gay Bashing Incident

Gay Phoenix Man Describes Alleged Gay Bashing Incident

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 19
A gay man living in Phoenix, Cesar Marin, took to Facebook on March 16 to describe events he says started with a homophobic epithet and ended with a bashing at the hands of a mob of ten people.

Records Show FBI was Probing Michael Cohen Long Before Raid

Records Show FBI was Probing Michael Cohen Long Before Raid

NEWS | By Jim Mustian and Larry Neumeister | Mar 19
The FBI was investigating President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and fixer for nearly a year before agents raided his home and office, documents released Tuesday show.

'Medieval' Diseases Flair as Unsanitary Living Conditions Proliferate

'Medieval' Diseases Flair as Unsanitary Living Conditions Proliferate

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Anna Gorman | Mar 19
Infectious diseases — some that ravaged populations in the Middle Ages — are resurging in California and around the country, and are hitting homeless populations especially hard.

Calvin Klein's Ex Porn Star BF Arrested for Assaulting Man with Frying Pan

Calvin Klein's Ex Porn Star BF Arrested for Assaulting Man with Frying Pan

NEWS | Mar 19
A former porn star and male model, who once dated fashion designer Calvin Klein, was arrested earlier this month for allegedly beating another man with a frying pan, breaking into an apartment, and stealing drugs.

Drag Kid Desmond Trolled with Hundreds of Baseless Reports to Child Protection Authority

Drag Kid Desmond Trolled with Hundreds of Baseless Reports to Child Protection Authority

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 19
Original Drag Kid Desmond is Amazing is only 11 years old, but that has hardly shielded him from the online taunts and slurs of right-wing trolls who sandwich expressions of concern for his well-being between frequent attacks on him and his family.

'Both Sides of the Binary' Exhibit Explores Gender and Fashion

'Both Sides of the Binary' Exhibit Explores Gender and Fashion

STYLE | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | Mar 19
The exhibit titled, "Gender Bending Fashion," examines moments in history when clothing transcended and muddled our understanding of gender.

Watch: 'Toy Story 4' Gets Official Trailer

Watch: 'Toy Story 4' Gets Official Trailer

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 19
The official trailer for "Toy Story 4" has been released by Disney's Pixar.

Man Accused of Threatening Delegate Who Vilified LGBT Groups

Man Accused of Threatening Delegate Who Vilified LGBT Groups

NEWS | Mar 19
A Virginia man is accused of threatening a GOP member of the West Virginia House of Delegates who called the LGBTQ community a modern day version of the Ku Klux Klan.

Justices Reject B&B Owner Who Denied Room to Lesbian Couple

Justices Reject B&B Owner Who Denied Room to Lesbian Couple

NEWS | By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Mar 19
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday left in place Hawaii court rulings that found a bed and breakfast owner violated the state's anti-discrimination law by refusing to rent a room to a lesbian couple


Entertainment

 Review :: An Inspector Calls
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Review :: An Inspector Calls

THEATRE | By Clinton Campbell | Mar 18
In an era of unprecedented economic divide, as well as online bigotry, hate, and cyber-bullying, a play written over 50 years ago that asks us to consider our treatment of our fellow humans is as fresh and urgent as if it was written yesterday.

 Review :: Working Woman

Review :: Working Woman

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Mar 19
Michal Aviad's second feature drama, the finely nuanced "Working Woman" is an Israeli take on the #MeToo movement that clearly re-affirms the complexity of workplace harassment and that no two cases are ever the same.


Business

Bernie Sanders' Opening Argument: I Am Electable. Really.

Bernie Sanders' Opening Argument: I Am Electable. Really.

LEGAL | By Jana Summer and Hunter Woodall | Mar 19
As he revs up his second presidential campaign, the Vermont senator and his supporters are putting his case for winning the general election at the center of the argument.


Technology

Report: National Enquirer Paid $200K for Private Bezos Texts

Report: National Enquirer Paid $200K for Private Bezos Texts

PERSONAL TECH | Mar 19
The Wall Street Journal reports that the National Enquirer's publisher paid $200,000 to obtain intimate texts between Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his mistress Lauren Sanchez.


Finance

Shopping to Reduce Food Waste is Easy on the Wallet, Too

Shopping to Reduce Food Waste is Easy on the Wallet, Too

FOOD/DRINK | By Tracee M. Herbaugh | Mar 19
If you're hoping to reduce household food waste, experts say there are two key things to do: Eat what you have, and buy only what you need.


Style

The Cost of Turning Your House Into a Dream Home

The Cost of Turning Your House Into a Dream Home

HOME | Mar 18
Want to have the perfect home? It might be time to break out the piggy bank since Americans estimate it would take more than $18,000 to turn their house into a dream home.


Health/Fitness

5 Reasons to Consider Dental Braces

5 Reasons to Consider Dental Braces

HEALTH | Mar 19
While studies have shown that straight teeth and a nice smile have a positive effect on self-esteem, social interactions and job prospects, the numerous health benefits received as a result of wearing braces shouldn't be discounted, orthodontists say.


Travel

Thousands Converge on California 'Poppy Apocalypse'

Thousands Converge on California 'Poppy Apocalypse'

By Amy Taxin, Julie Watson | Mar 19
Like Dorothy in the "Wizard of Oz," the Southern California city of Lake Elsinore is being overwhelmed by the power of the poppies.


Nightlife

NSFW: Ready for the Cock Cam?

NSFW: Ready for the Cock Cam?

PERSONAL TECH | Mar 15
Talk about POV. In what some might call a personal tech advance, a UK company called Julz has released a product that combines the use of silicon cock rings and video called the "Cock Cam."