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UN: Ebola Increasing in Congo Due to 'Security Challenges'

UN: Ebola Increasing in Congo Due to 'Security Challenges'

TECHNOLOGY | By Maria Cheng | Mar 24
The World Health Organization says Ebola has spiked in Congo in recent days because of "increased security challenges," a week after its director-general predicted the outbreak might be contained within six months.

Adele and Jennifer Lawrence Whoop it Up at NYC Gay Bar

Adele and Jennifer Lawrence Whoop it Up at NYC Gay Bar

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 24
Bar patrons in New York's Greenwich Village were in the right place at the right time when Adele and Jennifer Lawrence showed up.

Streisand Apologizes for Remarks on Michael Jackson Accusers

Streisand Apologizes for Remarks on Michael Jackson Accusers

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jocelyn Noveck | Mar 24
Barbra Streisand apologized Saturday for her remarks about Michael Jackson and two men who have accused him of sexual abuse, saying that she should have chosen her words more carefully and that she admires the accusers for "speaking their truth."

Campaign Roundup: Indiana Mayor Talks Marriage, Millennials

Campaign Roundup: Indiana Mayor Talks Marriage, Millennials

NEWS | By Sara Burnett and Hunter Woodall | Mar 24
Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg told voters Saturday that his marriage to his husband exists "by the grace of a single vote on the U.S. Supreme Court."

Barr Weighs How Much of Trump-Russia Report to Release

Barr Weighs How Much of Trump-Russia Report to Release

NEWS | By Eric Tucker, Michael Balsamo, and Chad Day | Mar 24
Attorney General William Barr has scoured special counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on the Russia investigation with his advisers, deciding how much Congress and the American public will get to see about the two-year probe into Trump.

Capitals Accept Differences of Opinion on White House Visit

Capitals Accept Differences of Opinion on White House Visit

NEWS | Mar 24
The news is constantly on television at the Washington Capitals' practice facility, and like any workplace, there's no shortage of opinions.

Barbra Streisand Under Fire for Michael Jackson Remarks

Barbra Streisand Under Fire for Michael Jackson Remarks

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jocelyn Noveck | Mar 23
Barbra Streisand elaborated Saturday on her highly criticized remarks about Michael Jackson, saying that she feels "nothing but sympathy" for the men accusing the late star of sexually abusing them.

In End of 20th Century Fox, A New Era Dawns for Hollywood

In End of 20th Century Fox, A New Era Dawns for Hollywood

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Mar 23
When the Walt Disney Co.'s $71.3 billion acquisition of Fox was completed at 12:02 a.m. Wednesday, the storied lot — the birthplace of CinemaScope, "The Sound of Music" and "Titanic" — no longer housed one of the six major studios.

Pope Replaces Santiago Bishop Accused of Sex Abuse Cover-Up

Pope Replaces Santiago Bishop Accused of Sex Abuse Cover-Up

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield | Mar 23
Pope Francis on Saturday replaced Cardinal Ricardo Ezzati, the embattled archbishop of Santiago, Chile, after he became embroiled in the country's spiraling sex abuse and cover-up scandal.

Aspiring Doctors Seek Advanced Training In Addiction Medicine

Aspiring Doctors Seek Advanced Training In Addiction Medicine

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Will Stone, KJZZ | Mar 23
Now numbering more than 60, fellowship programs offer physicians a year or two of postgraduate training in clinics and hospitals where they learn evidence-based approaches for treating addiction.


News

 Review :: The Men of Motown Sizzle: Broadway's 'Ain't Too Proud'

Review :: The Men of Motown Sizzle: Broadway's 'Ain't Too Proud'

NATIONAL | By Matthew Wexler | Mar 23
Exceptional performances, supported by an ensemble that collectively exudes scintillating swagger, are nothing short of electric. You don't want to miss these men of Motown.


Entertainment

 Review :: Just Friends

Review :: Just Friends

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Mar 24
This Dutch tale is of two college-aged men who have to deal with their their cultural differences if their path to true love is to run smootly.


Business

AP Fact Check: McCain Can't Respond but His Record Speaks

AP Fact Check: McCain Can't Respond but His Record Speaks

LEGAL | By Calvin Woodward, Hope Yen and Christopher Rugaber | Mar 24
Trump misrepresented McCain's record on matters stretching from McCain's school days to his funeral, as he went on a tear about the late Arizona senator, Republican presidential candidate, Vietnam War naval aviator and tortured prisoner of war.


Technology

Designing Greener Streets Starts with Finding Room for Bicycles and Trees

Designing Greener Streets Starts with Finding Room for Bicycles and Trees

SCIENCE | By Anne Lusk | Mar 24
Today there is growing support for bicycling in many U.S. cities for both commuting and recreation. Research is also showing that urban trees provide many benefits.


Finance

5 Things to Know About the Electronic Health Records Mess

5 Things to Know About the Electronic Health Records Mess

HEALTH | By Fred Schulte | Mar 22
The U.S. government claimed that ditching paper medical charts for electronic records would make health care better, safer and cheaper. Ten years and $36 billion later, the digital revolution has gone awry.


Cars

GM Announces Jobs, Electric Vehicle After Trump Criticism

GM Announces Jobs, Electric Vehicle After Trump Criticism

AUTO NEWS | By Mike Householder and Toim Krisher | Mar 24
Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a factory north of Detroit.


Style

Levi's Through the Years

Levi's Through the Years

FASHION | Mar 23
Levi Strauss & Co. is going back to the public markets after 34 years. Here are milestones of this iconic brand whose roots date back to 1853 when its founder Levi Strauss opened his first dry good business.


Nightlife

Miss Gay New York America @ Copacabana Nightclub :: March 19, 2019

Miss Gay New York America @ Copacabana Nightclub :: March 19, 2019

PHOTO ALBUMS | Mar 21
Truly Fabu won Miss Gay New York America and Pattaya Hart won first alternate. They are both now qualified to compete this coming October for the title of Miss Gay America 2020.