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Roger Deakins Wins 4th ASC Award. Is Oscar Next?

Roger Deakins Wins 4th ASC Award. Is Oscar Next?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sandy Cohen | Feb 19
Roger Deakins may be inching closer to making good on his 14th Oscar nomination after winning the American Society of Cinematographers' feature film award for "Blade Runner 2049."

NBC Searches for Olympic Clips to Go Viral

NBC Searches for Olympic Clips to Go Viral

NEWS | By David Bauder | Feb 19
Welcome to NBC's Highlights Factory, responsible for culling the best and oddest moments of the Pyeongchang Olympics and blanketing the world with them.

Rippon Changes Mind and Won't Accept NBC Job

Rippon Changes Mind and Won't Accept NBC Job

NEWS | By David Bauder | Feb 19
American figure skater Adam Rippon agreed to become an NBC correspondent for the duration of the Olympic games, but then changed his mind overnight.

Museum to Discuss Efforts to See If Bones Belong to Pirate

Museum to Discuss Efforts to See If Bones Belong to Pirate

NEWS | Feb 19
Researchers are set to discuss their efforts to determine whether human bones recovered from a Cape Cod shipwreck are those of the infamous pirate Samuel "Black Sam" Bellamy.

Few States Let Courts Take Guns from People Deemed a Threat

Few States Let Courts Take Guns from People Deemed a Threat

NEWS | By Ryan J. Foley And Don Thompson | Feb 19
The warnings around Nikolas Cruz seemed to flash like neon signs: expelled from school, fighting with classmates, a fascination with weapons and hurting animals, disturbing images and comments posted to social media, previous mental health treatment.

Doping Charge Could Hurt Russia's Chance at Reinstatement

Doping Charge Could Hurt Russia's Chance at Reinstatement

NEWS | By James Ellingworth And Stephen Wade | Feb 19
Russia could lose its chance to be reinstated before the end of the Winter Olympics because of a doping charge against curling bronze medalist Alexander Krushelnitsky.

High Court Asked to Iron Out Polling Place Clothing Dispute

High Court Asked to Iron Out Polling Place Clothing Dispute

NEWS | By Jessica Gresko | Feb 19
A "Make America Great Again" hat. A tea party T-shirt. A MoveOn.org button. Wear any one of those items to vote in Minnesota, and a poll worker will likely ask you to remove it or cover it up.

'Three Billboards' Wins, Women Make Waves at UK film Awards

'Three Billboards' Wins, Women Make Waves at UK film Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jill Lawless | Feb 19
The ferocious female-led tragi-comedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner at the British Academy Film Awards in London, where women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and inequality dominated the ceremony.

I Spy: New NYC Attraction Offers Espionage History

I Spy: New NYC Attraction Offers Espionage History

ENTERTAINMENT | By Deepti Hajela | Feb 19
Hello, recruit. Your mission, should you choose to accept it: Learn about the elements of spying, its history, and find out what kind of spy you could be.

Kremlin Dismisses US Election Indictment as Lacking Evidence

Kremlin Dismisses US Election Indictment as Lacking Evidence

NEWS | Feb 19
The Kremlin has dismissed a U.S. indictment that charged 13 Russians with interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election as lacking evidence.


News

Trump Stays Quiet on Shooting Victims, Fumes Over Russia

Trump Stays Quiet on Shooting Victims, Fumes Over Russia

POLITICS | By Catherine Lucey And Jonathan Lemire | Feb 19
President Donald Trump spent the holiday weekend hunkered down at his Florida estate, watching cable television news, grousing to club members and advisers and fuming over the investigation of Russian election meddling.


Entertainment

 Review :: Chess
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Review :: Chess

THEATRE | By Rachel Breitman | Feb 16
This Cold War story of two emotionally fraught chess matches has too many moving pieces.

Your 2018 Winter Reading List

Your 2018 Winter Reading List

BOOKS | By Gregg Shapiro | Feb 18
Readers should consider themselves lucky that gay writer and photographer Bill Hayes has two books for them to enjoy.


Business

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Lashes Out on Russia Probe

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Lashes Out on Russia Probe

LEGAL | By Calvin Woodward | Feb 19
President Donald Trump's Twitter cannon roared over the weekend as the latest turn in the Russia investigation seemingly placed him on the defensive.


Technology

'Unseen' Museum Exhibit to Depict Glow-in-the-Dark Creatures

'Unseen' Museum Exhibit to Depict Glow-in-the-Dark Creatures

SCIENCE | Feb 18
Feel as though you're in the dark when it comes to the underwater world New York's American Museum of Natural History is working on just the solution: A floor-to-ceiling installation depicting creatures that glow.


Finance

Buying A Home As An Unmarried Couple? Do These 3 Things

Buying A Home As An Unmarried Couple? Do These 3 Things

REAL ESTATE | By Beth Buczynski | Jan 27
Love and marriage don't always go together, no matter what Sinatra says. If you're in a committed relationship but nuptials are on the back burner, just know your dream of buying a home doesn't have to be.


Cars

Jeep in Hot Water over Ad with SUV Romping in Wild Waters

Jeep in Hot Water over Ad with SUV Romping in Wild Waters

AUTO NEWS | By Scott Sonner | Feb 18
The head of one of the nation's largest fish conservation groups says Fiat Chrysler's Super Bowl ads "glorified" the destruction of aquatic habitat in an apparent attempt to appeal to off-road thrill-seekers.


Style

Addicted Reveals New 'Lust' Underwear Collection

Addicted Reveals New 'Lust' Underwear Collection

FASHION | Feb 18
Addicted, the naughty little sister brand of ES Collection, has unveiled its "Lust" underwear collection featuring tight-fitting briefs in fun prints, emblazoned with tongue-in-cheek sayings. (Photos: Leonardo Corredor)


Health/Fitness

Trump's Proposed Budget Would Slash HIV, Healthcare Funding

Trump's Proposed Budget Would Slash HIV, Healthcare Funding

HIV/AIDS | Feb 17
This week, President Trump released a proposed budget that, if enacted, would sharply reduce global and domestic spending for HIV care and prevention.


Travel

Despite Storms, 30M People Visited Caribbean Last Year

Despite Storms, 30M People Visited Caribbean Last Year

Feb 17
A record 30 million people visited the Caribbean last year, despite two devastating hurricanes that hit a region still struggling to recover, regional tourism officials said Thursday.


Nightlife

FUZZ @ The Alley Bar:  February 9, 2018

FUZZ @ The Alley Bar: February 9, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Feb 13
DJ Taffy and DJ Brent Covington hosted FUZZ this past Friday night at Boston's The Alley Bar. See who came out.