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New York Times to Broadcast 'Truth' Ad During Academy Awards

New York Times to Broadcast 'Truth' Ad During Academy Awards

By Mesfin Fekadu |
The New York Times will broadcast a commercial called "The Truth Is Hard" during Sunday's Academy Awards, just days after the company and other news organizations were blocked from joining an informal, on-the-record White House press briefing.

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New York Times to Broadcast 'Truth' Ad During Academy Awards

New York Times to Broadcast 'Truth' Ad During Academy Awards

By Mesfin Fekadu | Feb 26
The New York Times will broadcast a commercial called "The Truth Is Hard" during Sunday's Academy Awards, just days after the company and other news organizations were blocked from joining an informal, on-the-record White House press briefing.

Family Rep: 'Titanic' Actor Bill Paxton has Died

Family Rep: 'Titanic' Actor Bill Paxton has Died

By Lindsay Bahr | Feb 26
Bill Paxton, the prolific and charismatic actor whose many memorable roles included an astronaut in "Apollo 13" and a treasure hunter in "Titanic," has died from complications due to surgery. He was 61.

SF Pride GM Noms Announced

SF Pride GM Noms Announced

By Charlie Wagner | Feb 26
An award-winning author, a black songstylist, a trans dance company founder, and a gay nightlife impresario are among the 10 individuals who have been nominated for San Francisco Pride community grand marshal.

SF Saw Drop in Syphilis Cases in 2016, Rise in Other STDs

SF Saw Drop in Syphilis Cases in 2016, Rise in Other STDs

By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 26
For the first time since 2007, San Francisco last year saw a decline in cases of early syphilis, according to preliminary year-end data for 2016. Yet the city also reported double-digit increases in both chlamydia and gonorrhea cases.

Liberal Activists, New DNC Chief Face a Trump-Era Reckoning

Liberal Activists, New DNC Chief Face a Trump-Era Reckoning

By Bill Barrow | Feb 26
When Tom Perez stepped to the stage as the newly elected Democratic national chairman, his first official act was to invite his vanquished rival to join him as deputy chairman.

Trump Says He Won't Attend Correspondents Dinner This Spring

Trump Says He Won't Attend Correspondents Dinner This Spring

Feb 26
President Donald Trump, who has been criticizing the news media and is famously thin-skinned, says he won't be attending the White House Correspondents' Association dinner - sparing himself the dubious honor of being an in-the-house target of jokes.

Arizona Recruit to be First Openly Gay Scholarship Player

Arizona Recruit to be First Openly Gay Scholarship Player

Feb 26
University of Arizona recruit My-King Johnson is set to become the first active openly gay scholarship player in major-college football history.

Transgender Boy Wins Controversial Girls State Title

Transgender Boy Wins Controversial Girls State Title

By Kristie Rieken | Feb 25
A 17-year-old transgender boy completed an undefeated season Saturday by winning a controversial Texas state girls wrestling title in an event clouded by criticism.

Democrats Elect Perez Party Chairman on Second Ballot

Democrats Elect Perez Party Chairman on Second Ballot

By Bill Barrow | Feb 25
Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman on Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman after a divisive campaign that reflected the depths of the party's electoral failures.

In Trump's First Speech to Congress, Will Decorum Hold?

In Trump's First Speech to Congress, Will Decorum Hold?

By Nancy Benac and Jill Colvin | Feb 25
A presidential speech to Congress is one of those all-American moments that ooze ritual and decorum.

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