THE LATEST

Trump Proposals Risk Deepening GOP Rift on Immigration

NEWS | By Julie Pace And Bill Barrow | Aug 28
Donald Trump has exposed anew the deep rift inside the Republican Party on immigration, a break between its past and the country's future that the party itself has said it must bridge if the GOP ever hopes to win back the White House.

GOP Candidate Trump to Offer Plan To Overhaul US Tax Code

NEWS | Aug 28
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is promising to offer a plan within a month to overhaul the tax system, calling himself "king of the tax code."

Robert Redford Takes a Walk Through his Classic Buddy Roles

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Aug 28
When Robert Redford first acquired the film rights to Bill Bryson's memoir "A Walk in the Woods," he knew exactly who he wanted to play his Appalachian Trail hiking comrade: Paul Newman. When Newman died in 2008, the project nearly died, too.

Lee, Rowlands, Reynolds to Receive Honorary Academy Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sandy Cohen | Aug 28
Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds are the season's first Oscar winners.

Robin Williams' Family Back in Court over Estate Dispute

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 28
Attorneys for Robin Williams' wife and children were due back in court Friday in the ongoing fight over the late actor's estate.

TV Academy, Actors Union Toast Diversity at Pre-Emmy Party

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sandy Cohen | Aug 28
With hit shows like "Empire," ''black-ish" and "How to Get Away With Murder," diversity is the new normal in TV.

Clinton Quietly Trying to Discourage Biden from a 2016 Bid

NEWS | By Ken Thomas And Lisa Lerer | Aug 28
In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign is sending a message to Vice President Joe Biden about his potential presidential campaign: This won't be easy.

Vatican Says Ex-Envoy, Charged With Sexual Abuse, Has Died

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield | Aug 28
The Vatican's former ambassador to the Dominican Republic, who had been charged by church prosecutors with sexually abusing children in the Caribbean country, died Friday of apparent natural causes as he awaited trial, the Vatican said.

Gunman In On-Air Deaths Remembered As 'Professional Victim'

NEWS | By Alan Suderman And Adam Geller | Aug 28
The man who was news director during Vester Flanagan's rocky tenure at Virginia station WDBJ-TV described him as someone who constantly saw himself being victimized by others.

'We Are Your Friends' Director Schooled By MTV's 'Catfish'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lauri Neff | Aug 28
Fans of MTV's "Catfish: The TV Show" may notice something familiar in the new film "We Are Your Friends."


News

Lavender Effect Oral History Project to Launch on World AIDS Day

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 28
With a $10,000 Cal Humanities' Community Stories grant, matched by $10,000 from the City of West Hollywood, THE LAVENDER EFFECT® will create "YOUNG CITY AT WAR: Stories from West Hollywood During the AIDS Epidemic."


Entertainment

Cinema Review :: Z for Zachariah

By Kilian Melloy | Aug 28
There's no need for mobs of extras in rot makeup here, and no call for endless scenes of extravagant slaughter. The mayhem is completely notional -- and emotional.


Technology

3 Generations of Swedish Family Linked by Single Womb

By Maria Cheng | Aug 28
For one family in Sweden, a pioneering procedure has led to a baby being born from the same womb that nurtured the child's mother, uniting three generations.


Finance

Key Factors to Consider on Interest-Only Mortgages

By Alex Veiga | Aug 28
The loans can lower monthly mortgage payments by letting borrowers put off paying the principal on their loan for several years. When the interest-only period ends, the borrower's monthly payment spikes.


Cars

US Agency Probes Jeep SUV Rollaway Complaints

Aug 26
U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating complaints that some newer Jeep SUVs can roll away unexpectedly after drivers put them in park. The probe covers 408,000 Grand Cherokees from the 2014 and 2015 model years.


Style

America's Favorite Way to Eat? Home Cooking

By EDGE | Aug 28
America votes home cooking as their favorite way to eat and online ordering as their least favorite, yet we spend over $1,089 on online food orders per year!


Health/Fitness

Pediatricians Look Back to the Bad Old Days in Natl. Immunization Month

By EDGE | Aug 26
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is recognizing National Immunization Awareness Month this August with a series, "Medicine Before Vaccines," written by senior pediatricians about vaccinations.


Travel

Camp OUT: Club Getaway Goes Gay

Aug 28
Nestled amid 300 acres in Kent, Connecticut, Club Getaway is raising the flag for its first-ever LGBT weekend: Camp OUT.


Nightlife

Industry Performers Respond to RentBoy.com Shutdown

By EDGE | Aug 26
The fallout to RentBoy.com raid Tuesday, in which federal officials arrested staff members and seized $1.4 million in bank accounts, has hit social media with numerous porn stars and models that worked with the site commenting on the shutdown.