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Weapons Seized at Portland Right-wing Rally, Counterprotests

Weapons Seized at Portland Right-wing Rally, Counterprotests

NEWS | By Gillian Flaccus | Aug 17
Police seized metal poles, bear spray and other weapons Saturday as hundreds of far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators swarmed downtown Portland, Oregon, in a situation the mayor termed "potentially dangerous and volatile."

Sen. Markey Faces 2 Challengers; Now Some Pushing for a 3rd

Sen. Markey Faces 2 Challengers; Now Some Pushing for a 3rd

NEWS | By Steve LeBlanc | Aug 17
Some Massachusetts voters see Sen. Edward Markey as potentially vulnerable to a primary challenge, and one group is even trying to persuade U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy to run for his seat.

Log Cabin Republicans Endorse Trump, Claims his 'Bold Actions' Benefit LGBTQ People

Log Cabin Republicans Endorse Trump, Claims his 'Bold Actions' Benefit LGBTQ People

NEWS | Aug 17
Is Donald Trump good for the LGBTQ community? Log Cabin Republicans think so.

Sheriff: NYC Subway Scare Suspect Has Criminal Past

Sheriff: NYC Subway Scare Suspect Has Criminal Past

NEWS | By Michael R. Sisak and Jennifer Peltz | Aug 17
A man suspected of placing two devices that looked like pressure cookers in a New York City subway station on Friday, causing an evacuation and snarling the morning commute, has been apprehended, police said.

LA Opera Declines Details on Placido Domingo Investigation

LA Opera Declines Details on Placido Domingo Investigation

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jocelyn Gecker and Jocelyn Noveck | Aug 17
The Los Angeles Opera declined Friday to release any details of its promised investigation into allegations of sexual harassment against opera legend Placido Domingo, the company's longtime general director, including whether it has already started.

Gay Days 2019 Daytime Pool Party | Wyndham Orlando: Friday, August 16, 2019

Gay Days 2019 Daytime Pool Party | Wyndham Orlando: Friday, August 16, 2019

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 17
The Gay Days 2019 Daytime Pool Party & Expo at Wyndham Orlando took place yesterday. See who was there.

Heather Locklear Pleads No Contest to Fighting with Deputies

Heather Locklear Pleads No Contest to Fighting with Deputies

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 17
Heather Locklear has pleaded no contest to charges that she fought with first responders during two visits to her Southern California home last year.

Lawsuit: Ex Assistant Alleges Bullying, Claims Faye Dunaway Called Him 'Little Homosexual Boy'

Lawsuit: Ex Assistant Alleges Bullying, Claims Faye Dunaway Called Him 'Little Homosexual Boy'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 17
Fay Dunaway's former personal assistant has filed a lawsuit in New York City and alleges the iconic actress subjected him to bullying and called him "a little homosexual boy" before he was fired.

With Glut of Festivals, Hard to Match Woodstock Magic

With Glut of Festivals, Hard to Match Woodstock Magic

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Aug 17
Fifty years after Woodstock, the mystical and messy event that gave birth to a myriad of musical festivals, the entertainment industry is diluted with festivals and events like it.

Robin Thede Looks to Build Legacy in HBO Sketch Comedy Show

Robin Thede Looks to Build Legacy in HBO Sketch Comedy Show

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Aug 17
Robin Thede knew plenty of talented African-American female comedians, but only a few were getting hired on popular TV comedy shows such as "Saturday Night Live" and "Mad TV."


News

Latino Actors, Writers Pen 'Letter of Solidarity' Amid Fears

Latino Actors, Writers Pen 'Letter of Solidarity' Amid Fears

POLITICS | By Russell Contreras | Aug 17
Actresses America Ferrera and Eva Longoria are leading a group of more than 150 writers, artists and leaders who have written a public "letter of solidarity" to U.S. Latinos after the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas.


Entertainment

'After the Wedding' Was a Family Affair for Julianne Moore

'After the Wedding' Was a Family Affair for Julianne Moore

MOVIES | By Ragan Clark | Aug 17
Julianne Moore is accustomed to working with her husband, director Bart Freundlich, on set, but it was a real family affair when their daughter joined them for their latest collaboration.


Business

Worried About A Recession? Protect Yourself but Don't Panic

Worried About A Recession? Protect Yourself but Don't Panic

FINANCE | By Sarah Skidmoere Sell | Aug 17
If the threat of a recession gives you pause when it comes to your personal finances, remember now is a time to prepare, not panic.


Technology

Google Employees Call for Pledge Not to Work with ICE

Google Employees Call for Pledge Not to Work with ICE

PERSONAL TECH | By Rachel Lerman | Aug 17
Hundreds of Google employees are calling on the company to pledge it won't work with U.S. Customs and Border Protection or Immigration and Customs Enforcement.


Finance

Europe on a Budget? 'Secret Flying' Says Yes

Europe on a Budget? 'Secret Flying' Says Yes

SAVING | Aug 14
If you're looking for deeply discounted airfare, Secret Flying aggregates hundreds of flight routes each week to make your next bucket list vacation a reality.


Cars

Uber's Deng Talks Post-Airport Food Delivery, Stress Relief

Uber's Deng Talks Post-Airport Food Delivery, Stress Relief

AUTO NEWS | By Cathy Bussewitz | Aug 14
Uber began as a ride-hailing company, but its ambition to become the "Amazon of transportation" has pushed its leaders to experiment with bus fleets, transit and its growing food delivery business.


Style

Tiffany Introduces Men's Jewelry Collection

Tiffany Introduces Men's Jewelry Collection

FASHION | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Aug 16
Tiffany & Co. is launching its first comprehensive jewelry collection for men in October as it seeks to diversify its traditional customer base.


Health/Fitness

Among Hurdles For Those With Opioid Addictions: Getting The Drug To Treat It

Among Hurdles For Those With Opioid Addictions: Getting The Drug To Treat It

HEALTH | By Nina Feldman, WHYY | Aug 16
Buprenorphine is a drug that curbs cravings and treats the symptoms of withdrawal from opioid addiction. But gaining access to it can be nearly impossible.


Travel

7 Places to Fall in Love with New York State This Autumn

7 Places to Fall in Love with New York State This Autumn

Aug 16
These exciting new hotels are the perfect way to anchor a day-long or weekend getaway, and this autumn will showcase an array of impressive additions to a rapidly expanding hotel landscape.


Nightlife

Gay Nightclub Owner/Trump Supporter Running for Congress... Again

Gay Nightclub Owner/Trump Supporter Running for Congress... Again

POLITICS | By Sam Cronin | Aug 15
Mauro Garza, the owner of popular gay night club Pegasus and Trump supporter, is running for a Republican Congressional seat in Texas.