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AP Fact Check: Trump's View at Odds with Actual Events of the Week

AP Fact Check: Trump's View at Odds with Actual Events of the Week

NEWS | By Jim Drinkard and Calvin Woodward | Feb 21
In the Washington week that wasn't, President Donald Trump's new administration whirred like a "fine-tuned machine," piling on big-league accomplishments at a pace never before seen.

Thousands of Demonstrators Across US Say 'Not My President'

Thousands of Demonstrators Across US Say 'Not My President'

NEWS | By Julie Walker | Feb 21
Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not My President's Day.

Milo Yianopoulos Dumped by CPAC Over Pedophilia Comments

Milo Yianopoulos Dumped by CPAC Over Pedophilia Comments

NEWS | Feb 21
Right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos has been disinvited to this year's Conservative Political Action Conference after his attempt to clarify past comments on relationships between boys and older men fell flat with organizers.

Publisher Cancels Milo Yianopoulos Book 'Dangerous'

Publisher Cancels Milo Yianopoulos Book 'Dangerous'

NEWS | By Millel Italie | Feb 21
Right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos' publisher has cancelled his planned book, "Dangerous."

Trump Taps Military Strategist as National Security Adviser

Trump Taps Military Strategist as National Security Adviser

NEWS | By Catherine Lucey | Feb 20
President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser, replacing the ousted Michael Flynn.

Jolie Hopes Family Will Come Out 'Stronger' After Breakup

Jolie Hopes Family Will Come Out 'Stronger' After Breakup

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 20
Angelina Jolie says that she and her family have been going through a "difficult time" since the breakup of her marriage to Brad Pitt, but added that hopefully they would come out "stronger for it."

Teen Suicide Attempts Fell as Same-Sex Marriage Became Legal

Teen Suicide Attempts Fell as Same-Sex Marriage Became Legal

NEWS | By Lindsey Tanner | Feb 20
Teen suicide attempts in the U.S. declined after same-sex marriage became legal and the biggest impact was among gay, lesbian and bisexual kids, a study found.

Here to Stay :: Tom Goss on Inspiration, Homophobia, and His New Video

Here to Stay :: Tom Goss on Inspiration, Homophobia, and His New Video

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 20
It's always a pleasure to catch up with Tom Goss, and EDGE jumped at the chance to sound him out on the story behind his new video.

US Bishops Join Mexico Colleagues, Denounce 'Santa Muerte'

US Bishops Join Mexico Colleagues, Denounce 'Santa Muerte'

NEWS | By Russell Contreras | Feb 20
Popular in Mexico, and sometimes linked to some drug cartels, La Santa Muerte in recent years has found a robust and diverse following north of the border: immigrant small business owners, artists, gay activists and the poor, among others.

Is Supreme Court's Same-Sex HIV Disclosure Ruling On its Way?

Is Supreme Court's Same-Sex HIV Disclosure Ruling On its Way?

NEWS | By Norm Kent | Feb 20
The legal issue before the court is whether sex between same-sex couples is actually intercourse under Florida statutes. Really.


News

Trump Wigs in Big Demand for Austrian Carnival-Goers

Trump Wigs in Big Demand for Austrian Carnival-Goers

INTERNATIONAL | Feb 20
Just about everyone wants to be Donald Trump this Carnival season in Austria - so much so that some costume rental shops have run out of wigs miming the U.S. president's signature hairstyle.


Entertainment

Raunchy & Bold, 'The Detour' Keeps the Laughs Coming in Season 2

Raunchy & Bold, 'The Detour' Keeps the Laughs Coming in Season 2

TELEVISION | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 20
No family is normal and some are definitely weirder than others. But on TBS' "The Detour," which begins its second season Feb. 21, the Parker family challenges what it means to be an unconventional family.


Business

Sweden PM: Brexit Deal in 2 Years 'Very Tough'

Sweden PM: Brexit Deal in 2 Years 'Very Tough'

FINANCE | By Jill Lawless | Feb 20
A deal within two years is unlikely, striking a good agreement will be a struggle and the U.K. will have to pay a big bill before it is allowed out the door.


Technology

Robot Probes Show Japan Reactor Cleanup Worse Than Expected

Robot Probes Show Japan Reactor Cleanup Worse Than Expected

SCIENCE | By Mari Yamaguchi | Feb 20
Robot probes sent to one of Japan's wrecked Fukushima nuclear reactors have suggested worse-than-anticipated challenges for the plant's ongoing cleanup.


Finance

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

NATIONAL | Feb 9
Grey Gardens, the Hamptons home once owned by eccentric relatives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, is for sale. It was featured in a documentary, HBO movie and Broadway musical.


Cars

Mazda Recalls Nearly 174K Cars to Fix Faulty Seats

Mazda Recalls Nearly 174K Cars to Fix Faulty Seats

AUTO NEWS | Feb 16
Mazda is recalling about 174,000 small cars in the U.S. because the seats can change angles suddenly, making the vehicles hard to drive.


Style

Tips for Re-Thinking Eating for Better Heart Health

Tips for Re-Thinking Eating for Better Heart Health

FOOD/DRINK | Feb 20
February is a Heart Health Month, making it the perfect time to find ways to re-think what we eat in order to help lead us to better heart health.


Health/Fitness

Chemo Cold Caps

Chemo Cold Caps

HEALTH | Feb 19
A pair of new studies on cold cap therapy in the Journal of the American Medical Association gives hope to breast cancer patients.


Travel

O Canada

O Canada

By Robert Coles | Feb 19
About two years ago I took my first trip into Canada to visit some friends in Toronto and had a very interesting experience crossing the border. Check out this selection from my upcoming book, 'I Know Where I've Been: A Year-Long Journey of Self Discovery