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Not Real News: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

Not Real News: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

NEWS | By Beatrice Dupuy, Arijeta Lajka, and Amanda Seitz | Dec 7
None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the real facts.

Male Video Takes on Viral Feminist Anthem Stir Ire in Mexico

Male Video Takes on Viral Feminist Anthem Stir Ire in Mexico

NEWS | By Peter Orsi and Maria Verza | Dec 7
Born in Chile, the feminist anthem "A Rapist in Your Path" has become an international phenomenon. Almost as quickly, it has spawned a series of videos of Mexican men and male teens appearing to mock the anthem.

Drag Queens On Ice :: December 5, 2019

Drag Queens On Ice :: December 5, 2019

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 6
San Francisco's hottest drag queens glided onto the ice for Drag Queens On ice in Union Square. People were in for a treat as the drag queens took to the ice, many for their first time, as they skated and performed to holiday music.

So, I've Heard... 'Feeling Good' this Season

So, I've Heard... 'Feeling Good' this Season

ENTERTAINMENT | By Rob Lester | Dec 6
Good music in New York City's nightclubs offers endless opporTUNEities for feeling good, perhaps with even more awareness of that gratitude attitude instilled by the season.

Pop Culturing: The 10 Best Films of the 2010s

Pop Culturing: The 10 Best Films of the 2010s

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 6
A list of the best films of the 2010s; one film from each year.

Recovery Unplugged's Tips for Staying Sober During the Holidays

Recovery Unplugged's Tips for Staying Sober During the Holidays

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Jill Gleeson | Dec 6
Recovery Unplugged 's co-founder and vision leader Paul Pellinger shares how to maintain gratitude and sobriety during the holidays.

'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Cast Adjusts to the Limelight

'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Cast Adjusts to the Limelight

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Dec 6
The creator of "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" likes to send cryptic texts to her actors while the show is on hiatus. They're often clues about what everyone can expect they'll be doing.

Flesh-Eating Bacteria Linked to Heroin Kills 7 in California

Flesh-Eating Bacteria Linked to Heroin Kills 7 in California

A flesh-eating bacteria linked to the use of black tar heroin has killed at least seven people over the past two months in the San Diego area, prompting health authorities to alert law enforcement and other officials in California.

Experts Split Sharply over Experimental Alzheimer's Drug

Experts Split Sharply over Experimental Alzheimer's Drug

TECHNOLOGY | By Marilynn Marchione | Dec 6
A company that claims to have the first drug to slow mental decline from Alzheimer's disease made its case to scientists Thursday but left them sharply divided over whether there's enough evidence of effectiveness

Teacher's Assistant Allegedly Sexually Assaults Underage Student; Tells Him, 'You Don't Have to Be Gay'

Teacher's Assistant Allegedly Sexually Assaults Underage Student; Tells Him, 'You Don't Have to Be Gay'

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 6
A Houston, Texas teacher's assistant is accused of having sex with a student when he was still 16 and underage. She reportedly told him, "You don't have to be gay."


News

GOP Rep. Pitches LGBTQ Rights Bill with Religious Exemptions

GOP Rep. Pitches LGBTQ Rights Bill with Religious Exemptions

RELIGION | By Elana Schor | Dec 6
As Democrats champion anti-discrimination protections for the LGBTQ community and Republicans counter with worries about safeguarding religious freedom, one congressional Republican is offering a proposal on Friday that aims to achieve both goals.


Entertainment

 Review :: Descanso Gardens Lights Up the Night with 'Enchanted Forest'

Review :: Descanso Gardens Lights Up the Night with 'Enchanted Forest'

CULTURE | By Michelle Sandoval | Dec 6
December is upon us, and with it comes a whimsical blizzard of great holiday events all over So. California. No strangers to the seasonal festivities, Descanso Gardens is once again jumping on this festive sleigh ride with its annual lights extravaganza.


Business

Unions Dig In as French Retirement Strikes Enter 2nd Day

Unions Dig In as French Retirement Strikes Enter 2nd Day

FINANCE | By Angela Charlton and Mstyslav Chernov | Dec 6
Frustrated travelers are meeting transportation chaos around France for a second day on Friday, as unions dig in for what they hope is a protracted strike against President Emmanuel Macron's plans to redesign the national retirement system.


Technology

DHS Retreats on Possible Facial Screening of U.S. Citizens

DHS Retreats on Possible Facial Screening of U.S. Citizens

PERSONAL TECH | By David Koenig | Dec 6
The Homeland Security Department is backing away from requiring that U.S. citizens submit to facial-recognition technology when they leave or enter the country.


Finance

Biden Steps Up Hits on Buttigieg, Warren Over Health Care

Biden Steps Up Hits on Buttigieg, Warren Over Health Care

POLITICS | By Bill Barrow | Dec 4
Biden argued Tuesday that Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is riding his coattails in pushing for a "public option" government-insurance plan to be sold alongside private insurance.


Cars

Deadly Defect Found in Another Version of Takata Airbags

Deadly Defect Found in Another Version of Takata Airbags

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Dec 6
A new and distinct problem has been discovered in air bags made by the now bankrupt company Takata which has led to at least one death.


Style

The Ultimate Barrel-Aged Eggnog

The Ultimate Barrel-Aged Eggnog

FOOD/DRINK | Dec 6
'Tis the season for eggnog. You can skip the Starbucks latte variety and opt, instead, for a grown-up version at New York City's The Modern.


Travel

DHS Retreats on Possible Facial Screening of U.S. Citizens

DHS Retreats on Possible Facial Screening of U.S. Citizens

By David Koenig | Dec 6
The Homeland Security Department is backing away from requiring that U.S. citizens submit to facial-recognition technology when they leave or enter the country.