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London Mayor: 'Cruel' Trump Should Be Denied State Visit

London Mayor: 'Cruel' Trump Should Be Denied State Visit

NEWS | Feb 19
London's mayor says that President Donald Trump shouldn't receive a state visit in Britain because of his "cruel" policies on immigration.

Finding Poison In N. Korea Attack May Be Hardest Part

Finding Poison In N. Korea Attack May Be Hardest Part

NEWS | Feb 19
A paranoid dictator's estranged brother. Two young female assassins. A crowded international airport. And a mysterious poison that kills within hours.

Are Face Transplants Still Research, Or Regular Care?

Are Face Transplants Still Research, Or Regular Care?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Marilynn Marchione | Feb 19
Is replacing a severely disfigured person's face with one from a dead donor ready to be called regular care, something insurers should cover? Mayo Clinic has raised that question by doing the first U.S. face transplant that's not part of research.

Christie Calls Phillies Fan Bitter; Mayor Calls Him A Bully

Christie Calls Phillies Fan Bitter; Mayor Calls Him A Bully

NEWS | Feb 19
Philadelphia's mayor is coming to the city's defense against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

11-Foot Python Slithers Into South Florida Student's Car

11-Foot Python Slithers Into South Florida Student's Car

NEWS | Feb 19
A South Florida college student says he was startled when he saw a large snake crawl under his roommate's car.

Joggers In Bras, Panties, Briefs Raise Money For Sick Kids

Joggers In Bras, Panties, Briefs Raise Money For Sick Kids

NEWS | By Dino Hazell | Feb 19
Some joggers weren't joking when they said they were going out for a "brief run." In briefs, boxers, bras and bloomers, they ran three-quarters of a mile in a Valentine's Day-related charity event benefiting sick children.

Could 'Nexit' Follow Brexit After Dutch Elections?

Could 'Nexit' Follow Brexit After Dutch Elections?

NEWS | By Mike Corder | Feb 19
For a small nation that has grown hugely wealthy thanks to centuries of doing business far and wide, the political mood in the Netherlands has turned surprisingly inward.

Trump Rallies Supporters By Renewing Old Promises, Insults

Trump Rallies Supporters By Renewing Old Promises, Insults

NEWS | By Catherine Lucey and Julie Pace | Feb 19
Just four weeks into his administration, President Donald Trump appeared at a campaign rally that mirrored the months leading up to Election Day.

Kelly: Trump Is Working On A "Streamlined" Travel Ban

Kelly: Trump Is Working On A "Streamlined" Travel Ban

NEWS | Feb 19
President Donald Trump is working on a "streamlined" version of his executive order banning travel from seven predominantly Muslim nations to iron out the difficulties that landed his first order in the courts.

A Month of Trump: 'The Meatloaf is Fabulous'

A Month of Trump: 'The Meatloaf is Fabulous'

NEWS | By Nancy Benac | Feb 19
Four weeks in, the man who says he inherited "a mess" at home and abroad is presiding over a White House that is widely described as itself being a mess. But the meat loaf is fabulous (ask Chris Christie.)


Technology

Could Gene Editing Help Avoid Disease? Maybe

Could Gene Editing Help Avoid Disease? Maybe

SCIENCE | By Lauran Neergaard | Feb 18
A major new ethics report leaves open the possibility of one day altering human heredity to fight genetic diseases, with stringent oversight, using new tools that precisely edit genes inside living cells.


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

What is Wearable? Exhibit Pushes Boundaries on Clothing & Art

What is Wearable? Exhibit Pushes Boundaries on Clothing & Art

FASHION | By Tracee. M. Herbaugh | Feb 18
Wild and whimsical ensembles are part of the "WOW - World of Wearable Art" exhibition opening Saturday at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem.


Travel

Remember Airplane Food? It's Back on Long Delta Flights

Remember Airplane Food? It's Back on Long Delta Flights

By David Koenig | Feb 18
Delta is bringing free meals back to economy class on some long U.S. flights after dropping them years ago to save money.