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Georgia Lawmaker Asks About Quarantining HIV Patients

Georgia Lawmaker Asks About Quarantining HIV Patients

NEWS | Oct 20
A Georgia state lawmaker who is married to former U.S. health secretary Tom Price asked during a legislative committee meeting about the possibility of quarantining people with HIV.

NewFest  Opening Night @ SVA Theatre :: October 19, 2017

NewFest Opening Night @ SVA Theatre :: October 19, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Oct 20
Opening night of NewFest, at SVA Theatre NYC, screened the documentary "Susanne Bartsch: On Top," with the directors and subject on hand for a moderated Q&A.

Dolly Parton Announces Hurricane Relief Efforts

Dolly Parton Announces Hurricane Relief Efforts

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20
Dolly Parton has announced that she will assist with the ongoing relief efforts around the United States and its territories by making a contribution to the One America Appeal for Hurricane Relief.

NewFest Screens 'Porcupine Lake,' Tale of First Love

NewFest Screens 'Porcupine Lake,' Tale of First Love

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20
On Sunday, October 22 at 1:45 p.m. at Cinépolis Chelsea, NewFest will screen Ingrid Veninger's sixth feature film, "Porcupine Lake."

ACLU Taks Legal Action Defending Rights of Maryland Transgender Students

ACLU Taks Legal Action Defending Rights of Maryland Transgender Students

NEWS | Oct 20
The American Civil Liberties Union filed a motion today to defend a Maryland school board's policies that prevent discrimination, harassment, and stigmatization of transgender and gender nonconforming students in the school system.

Share Your Toothbrush? Yuck! Six Reasons That's an Unhealthy Idea

Share Your Toothbrush? Yuck! Six Reasons That's an Unhealthy Idea

When health officials discovered a hepatitis A outbreak in California this summer, they swiftly issued health warnings about how to avoid the disease. Among the many suggestions: Don't share toothbrushes.

'Will & Grace' Pokes Fun at Pence in Conversion Therapy Episode, Conservatives Not Amused

'Will & Grace' Pokes Fun at Pence in Conversion Therapy Episode, Conservatives Not Amused

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20
Conservatives are up in arms over the inclusion of a poster of Vice President Mike Pence in a scene taking place at gay conversion camp for children on Thursday night's episode of "Will & Grace."

Trump Drawing of Empire State Building Sells for $16,000

Trump Drawing of Empire State Building Sells for $16,000

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20
A sketch of the Empire State Building drawn by President Donald Trump has sold at auction for $16,000.

Today on 'Megyn Kelly Today': Megyn Kelly Takes a Jell-O Shot

Today on 'Megyn Kelly Today': Megyn Kelly Takes a Jell-O Shot

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 20
Today on "Megyn Kelly Today" Megyn Kelly took a gross Jell-O shot as her audience cheered, "Shot! Shot! Shot!"

Hate Group Leader Blames Gays in the Military for Firing of Two-Star General

Hate Group Leader Blames Gays in the Military for Firing of Two-Star General

NEWS | Oct 20
It's been six years since the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy that banned open service by out LGBTQ military personnel was repealed, and one hate group leader still can't get over it.


News

Senate GOP Backs Budget, Clears Way for Tax Overhaul

NATIONAL | By Marcy Gordon and Andrew Taylor | Oct 20
Republicans must now shift their focus to enacting President Donald Trump's sweeping tax plan, a far heavier lift than the $4 trillion budget plan they've muscled through the Senate.


Entertainment

 Review :: Tom Of Finland

Review :: Tom Of Finland

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 20
Director Dome Karukoski's biopic is a well-produced project, finely acted and written, by Aleksi Bardi, with a literary -- rather than prurient -- sensibility.


Business

EU Leaders Struggle to Break Through Brexit Talks Impasse

EU Leaders Struggle to Break Through Brexit Talks Impasse

LEGAL | By Lorne Cook and Vanessa Gera | Oct 20
Leaders of Britain and the 27 other European Union members agreed Friday that much remains to be done in Brexit talks amid deep divisions about the terms of their breakup, particularly on how much London should pay in the divorce.


Technology

 In Cuba Attacks, Tourists Ask: Were We Hit, Too?

In Cuba Attacks, Tourists Ask: Were We Hit, Too?

PERSONAL TECH | Oct 20
Revelations that US personnel were hit by invisible attacks in Havana's Hotel Capri re-opened a medical mystery that had haunted Chris Allen for 3 years. While at the hotel he developed sudden-onset numbness and is convinced he was hit, too.


Finance

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

REAL ESTATE | By Marjorie Miller | Oct 6
I had filled out a form to win a Whole Foods gift certificate. Instead I got a phone call from "Hannah" at FantaSea Resorts congratulating me on winning a travel package.AP Photo/Julio Cortez


Cars

Autonomous Cars Head for the Big Apple

Autonomous Cars Head for the Big Apple

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin and Tom Krisher | Oct 19
Autonomous vehicles may soon be tested by the chaos of Manhattan, where pedestrians, taxis, buses and bikes embark daily on an eternal quest to avoid impact.


Travel

Virginia Creeper Trail Invites Bikers to Take it Easy

Virginia Creeper Trail Invites Bikers to Take it Easy

By Karen Testa | Oct 20
It was an invitation even teenagers who had hoped to be watching college football or playing video games couldn't resist: a mountain bike ride - all downhill.