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Simone Biles Sets All-Time Medal Record At Gymnastics Worlds

Simone Biles Sets All-Time Medal Record At Gymnastics Worlds

NEWS | By James Ellingworth | Oct 13
Everyone counts Simone Biles' medals except Simone Biles.

California Power Outages Highlight Economic Disparity

California Power Outages Highlight Economic Disparity

NEWS | By Cathy Bussewitz | Oct 13
When the nation's largest utility warned customers that it would cut power to nearly 2 million people across Northern California, many rushed out to buy portable generators, knowing the investment could help sustain them during blackouts.

Voters Weary of More Investigations as Impeachment Ramps Up

Voters Weary of More Investigations as Impeachment Ramps Up

NEWS | By Sara Burnett | Oct 13
As Democrats' impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump intensifies, Mark Stenske feels like he's seen this movie before, and the storyline is getting old.

Missing Worker Search Goes on in New Orleans Hotel Collapse

Missing Worker Search Goes on in New Orleans Hotel Collapse

NEWS | Oct 13
Rescue crews in New Orleans on Sunday were trying to find a worker missing in the rubble of a hotel that collapsed while under construction but work in the unstable structure must be done delicately, officials said.

Serial Killer's Victim Portraits Could Help Crack Cold Cases

Serial Killer's Victim Portraits Could Help Crack Cold Cases

NEWS | By Dan Sewell and Michael Rubinkam | Oct 13
Samuel Little, whom the FBI identified this month as the most prolific serial killer in U.S. history, produced startlingly detailed likenesses of dozens of women he says he strangled over the course of more than three decades.

Poland's Ruling Party Declares Victory in Divided Nation

Poland's Ruling Party Declares Victory in Divided Nation

NEWS | By Vanessa Gera and Monika Scislowska | Oct 13
Poland's conservative ruling party Law and Justice won the most votes in a general election held Sunday in the deeply divided nation and appeared, according to an exit poll, to have secured a comfortable majority in the parliament.

PopUps: Bieber Comments on Singer Cody Simpson's Package, Suggests Double Date

PopUps: Bieber Comments on Singer Cody Simpson's Package, Suggests Double Date

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 13
Justin Bieber suggested a double date with his pal Cody Simpson, who is dating Miley Cyrus, before leaving a remark about the Australian singer's package.

Scorsese Says He's Open-Minded about Netflix Film Revolution

Scorsese Says He's Open-Minded about Netflix Film Revolution

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 13
Martin Scorsese said Sunday he's keeping an open mind about the cinema "revolution" sparked by the rise of video streaming services, as his Netflix-backed mafia epic "The Irishman" closed the London Film Festival .

'Joker' Tops Box Office Again, Beats 'Addams Family'

'Joker' Tops Box Office Again, Beats 'Addams Family'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Oct 13
The first weekend was no fluke: "Joker" is a hit.

Typhoon Leaves as Many as 33 Dead as Japan Continues Rescue

Typhoon Leaves as Many as 33 Dead as Japan Continues Rescue

NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Oct 13
Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday, as the death toll from a ferocious typhoon climbed to as high as 33.


News

Anxiety over Supreme Court Arguments Pervades Coming Out Day

Anxiety over Supreme Court Arguments Pervades Coming Out Day

NATIONAL | By Jeff McMillan | Oct 13
National Coming Out Day festivities were tempered this year by anxiety that some LGBT folk may have to go back into the closet so they can make a living, depending on what the Supreme Court decides about workplace discrimination law.


Entertainment

Jazz Singer Kristen Lee Sergeant to 'Smolder' at Berklee's Red Room, October 10
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Jazz Singer Kristen Lee Sergeant to 'Smolder' at Berklee's Red Room, October 10

MUSIC | Oct 10
Celebrate Kristen Lee Sergeant's return to the Boston stage with her new DownBeat Editor's Pick album "Smolder" at Berklee's Red Room @ Club 939, Thursday, October 10, 7 pm.

 Review :: Fabulous

Review :: Fabulous

MOVIES | By Noe Kamelamela | Oct 13
Lasseindra Ninja brings vogue to young queer folk of French Guiana in "Fabulous."


Business

Has Your Newborn's Identity Already Been Stolen?

Has Your Newborn's Identity Already Been Stolen?

FINANCE | By Bev O'Shea, Nerdwallet | Oct 13
Imagine discovering that your newborn's brand new Social Security number has already been used to construct what Eva Velasquez, president and CEO of the Identity Theft Resource Center, calls a "Frankenstein monster of identity."


Technology

Broken Angels: Inside the Lab Working to Restore Notre Dame

Broken Angels: Inside the Lab Working to Restore Notre Dame

PERSONAL TECH | By Thomas Adamson | Oct 13
Scientists at the French government's Historical Monuments Research Laboratory are working out how to safely restore the beloved Paris cathedral and identify what perils remain inside the monument in a race against the clock.


Finance

Is Premium Economy Airfare Worth the Money?

Is Premium Economy Airfare Worth the Money?

SAVING | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Sep 25
As coach travel gets more cramped, airlines have added "premium economy" sections that promise more space and comfort — often at a substantially higher price.


Cars

Subaru Recalls Some Forester Vehicles Due to Airbag Issue

Subaru Recalls Some Forester Vehicles Due to Airbag Issue

AUTO NEWS | Oct 11
Subaru is recalling more than 350,000 Forester vehicles with heated seats because an electrical connection in the front passenger seat may loosen and deactivate the airbag even though the seat is occupied.


Style

Goat Rams Through Sliding Glass Door, Naps Inside Bathroom

Goat Rams Through Sliding Glass Door, Naps Inside Bathroom

HOME | By Mark Gillispie | Oct 12
An Ohio homeowner never envisioned becoming semi-famous because of a goat butting its way into her home and taking a nap in her bathroom.


Health/Fitness

Federally Funded Obria Prescribes Abstinence To Stop The Spread Of STDs

Federally Funded Obria Prescribes Abstinence To Stop The Spread Of STDs

RELIGION | By Sarah Varney | Oct 13
The Christian medical chain, awarded $1.7 million in federal family planning funds for the first time this year, does not offer hormonal birth control or condoms.


Nightlife

Disney Gay Days Anaheim  :: October 4-6, 2019

Disney Gay Days Anaheim :: October 4-6, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Oct 10
Over 30,000 members of the LGBTQ community donned their red t-shirts and rainbow mickey ears for the 22nd annual Disney Gay Days Anaheim, where the happiest place on earth became the gayest place on earth.