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Fox News Host Jeanine Pirro Sued for Defamation

Fox News Host Jeanine Pirro Sued for Defamation

NEWS | Dec 14
A civil rights activist is suing Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, claiming she defamed him while discussing a lawsuit against the Black Lives Matter movement that was later dismissed.

GOP's Not all that Sad; Party Grapples with Alabama Fallout

GOP's Not all that Sad; Party Grapples with Alabama Fallout

NEWS | By Steve Peoples and Alan Fram | Dec 14
All is not well in the GOP - a party confronted with new rounds of infighting and a suddenly shrinking Senate majority heading into next year's midterm elections.

Putin: US Hurts Itself with 'Invented' Trump Collusion Case

Putin: US Hurts Itself with 'Invented' Trump Collusion Case

NEWS | By Vladimir Isachenkov and Kate De Pury | Dec 14
Allegations of collusion between Trump and Russia have been "invented" by his political foes to undermine his legitimacy, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, adding that the reports have undermined the U.S. political system.

Bannon, Undeterred, Under Siege from GOP After Alabama Loss

Bannon, Undeterred, Under Siege from GOP After Alabama Loss

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire | Dec 14
Former White House strategist Steve Bannon is catching blame from fellow Republicans for coughing up a safe Senate seat in deep-red Alabama and foisting damaging political advice on President Donald Trump.

Spurlock on Sexual Harassment: 'I am Part of the Problem'

Spurlock on Sexual Harassment: 'I am Part of the Problem'

NEWS | Dec 14
Declaring "I am part of the problem," documentarian Morgan Spurlock confessed in an online post to sexual harassment and infidelity, and said a woman accused him of rape in college.

Oprah Winfrey to Receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes

Oprah Winfrey to Receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 14
Oprah Winfrey will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at January's Golden Globes.

Report: 3 Women Accuse Music Mogul Russell Simmons of Rape

Report: 3 Women Accuse Music Mogul Russell Simmons of Rape

NEWS | By Jocelyn Noveck | Dec 14
Three women have told the New York Times that music mogul Russell Simmons raped them, the latest in a cascade of serious allegations of sexual misconduct against powerful men in entertainment, media, politics and elsewhere.

Hayek Says Rebuffing Weinstein Led to Nightmare on 'Frida'

Hayek Says Rebuffing Weinstein Led to Nightmare on 'Frida'

NEWS | By Jake Coyle | Dec 14
In one of the most vivid accounts yet of Harvey Weinstein's alleged abuse and harassment, Salma Hayek says the disgraced movie mogul turned the making of her 2002 passion project "Frida" into a nightmare after the actress refused Weinstein's advances.

Bermuda Senate Votes to End Same-Sex Marriage in Territory

Bermuda Senate Votes to End Same-Sex Marriage in Territory

NEWS | Dec 13
The Senate in Bermuda gave final legislative approval Wednesday to a measure that would end same-sex marriage in the British island territory and allow only domestic partnerships.

Democrat Doug Jones Defeats Roy Moore in Alabama Senate Race

Democrat Doug Jones Defeats Roy Moore in Alabama Senate Race

NEWS | Dec 13
In a stunning victory aided by scandal, Democrat Doug Jones won Alabama's special Senate election on Tuesday, beating back history, an embattled Republican opponent and President Donald Trump, who urgently endorsed GOP rebel Roy Moore f


News

Lambda Legal to Senate: Indecent, Extremist, Anti-LGBT Nominees Have No Place on the Federal Bench

Lambda Legal to Senate: Indecent, Extremist, Anti-LGBT Nominees Have No Place on the Federal Bench

NATIONAL | Dec 13
Following the confirmation of Leonard Steven Grasz to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit Tuesday night, the United States Senate is preparing to put two more of Donald Trump's extreme, anti-LGBT judicial nominees on the federal bench.


Entertainment

The Race: No Love for 'Star Wars?'

The Race: No Love for 'Star Wars?'

MOVIES | By Robert Nesti | Dec 13
There are 64 films listed on GoldDerby.com's possible nominations for this year's Best Picture of the year. Missing from the list, which includes such titles as "The Mountain Between Us," "Suburbicon" and "Good Time," is "Star Wars: The Last Jedi."


Business

Q&A: Can A Museum Sell Its Art to Stay in Business?

Q&A: Can A Museum Sell Its Art to Stay in Business?

FINANCE | By Mark Pratt | Dec 13
The intensifying legal tussle over whether a struggling Massachusetts museum should be allowed to auction 40 works of art has raised questions about when - if ever - it's appropriate to unload the collection.


Technology

CNN Says Anderson Cooper's Twitter Account Apparently Hacked

CNN Says Anderson Cooper's Twitter Account Apparently Hacked

NATIONAL | Dec 13
CNN says Anderson Cooper's Twitter account was hacked after a since-removed tweet from his handle called the president a "tool" and a "pathetic loser" following Democrat Doug Jones win in Alabama's Senate election.


Finance

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

REAL ESTATE | Dec 7
The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) senior community is currently a very important part of the American population, and the struggle for resources and housing can sometimes be difficult.


Cars

Hyundai, Kia Recall Compact Cars to Fix Brake Light Problem

Hyundai, Kia Recall Compact Cars to Fix Brake Light Problem

AUTO NEWS | Dec 13
Hyundai and Kia are recalling more than a half-million compact cars in the U.S. because the brake lights may not go out when the pedal is released.


Health/Fitness

15 Doctor-Recommended To Do's to Fight the Flu

15 Doctor-Recommended To Do's to Fight the Flu

HEALTH | Dec 13
As we head into flu season there are many things we can do to "flu proof" ourselves. Dr. Christopher Calapai provided us with a comprehensive list of 15 to do's to fight the flu.


Travel

Pioneers in Women-Only Travel Help Guests See the World

Pioneers in Women-Only Travel Help Guests See the World

Dec 13
A leading travel company that specializes in women-only expeditions lays out a roster of active adventures for women who love the mountains and who love to hike.