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Forget Tourism: Pyeongchang's Legacy Likely Debt & Anger

Forget Tourism: Pyeongchang's Legacy Likely Debt & Anger

NEWS | By Foster Klug, Kim Tong-Hyung | Feb 21
Hope is fading that Pyeongchang will do what was promised during its successful 2011 Olympics bid and turn an ignored, impoverished backwater into a premier Asian ski hub.

Prosecutor-Turned-TV Personality Pirro Admits Driving 95 mph

Prosecutor-Turned-TV Personality Pirro Admits Driving 95 mph

NEWS | Feb 21
Fox News personality and former New York prosecutor Jeanine Pirro has pleaded guilty to driving 95 mph in a 65 mph zone.

Evangelist Billy Graham, Who Reached Millions, Dies at 99

Evangelist Billy Graham, Who Reached Millions, Dies at 99

NEWS | By Rachel Zoll | Feb 21
The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, died Wednesday. He was 99.

Column: Let's Hope Gay Olympians Spark Even Greater Change

Column: Let's Hope Gay Olympians Spark Even Greater Change

NEWS | By Paul Newberry | Feb 21
Gay athletes have made their presence felt like never before in Pyeongchang, from feuding with a world leader to openly displaying their affection with a simple kiss.

Q&A: Yance Ford on Race, Justice and Making Oscar History

Q&A: Yance Ford on Race, Justice and Making Oscar History

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Feb 21
In the Oscar-nominated documentary "Strong Island," Yance Ford stares back at the camera with profound sorrow and calm resilience.

Trump Says More Must be Done to Protect Children

Trump Says More Must be Done to Protect Children

NEWS | By Catherine Lucey and Matthew Daly | Feb 21
As a grieving Florida community demanded action on guns, President Donald Trump on Tuesday directed the Justice Department to move to ban devices like the rapid-fire bump stocks used in last year's Las Vegas massacre.

'Black Panther' Screening Halted After Woman Shouts Slur

'Black Panther' Screening Halted After Woman Shouts Slur

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 21
Police in New Jersey say a movie theater had to halt a showing of "Black Panther" after a woman yelled a racial slur, upsetting the rest of the audience.

Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that Family's Profiting From Presidency

Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that Family's Profiting From Presidency

NEWS | By Muneeza Naqvi | Feb 21
Donald Trump Jr. said any talk of his family profiting from his father's presidency is "nonsense" as he embarked on a trip to India that has raised ethical concerns about using the name of the American president to promote international business ventures.

Sally Field Busts Out Old Outfits at Costume Guild Awards

Sally Field Busts Out Old Outfits at Costume Guild Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sandy Cohen | Feb 21
The Costume Designers Guild concluded with Sally Field bringing a tote bag of movie memorabilia onstage.

Florida Shooting Survivors in Capital, Demand Action on Guns

Florida Shooting Survivors in Capital, Demand Action on Guns

NEWS | By Brendan Farrington, Josh Replogle and Tamara Lush | Feb 21
Students who survived the Florida school shooting prepared to flood the Capitol Wednesday pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people.


News

Idaho Blue Cross Jumps Into Plans That Bypass ACA Rules

Idaho Blue Cross Jumps Into Plans That Bypass ACA Rules

HEALTH | By EDGE | Feb 21
It's barely been less than a month since Idaho regulators said they would allow the sale of health insurance that does not meet all of the Affordable Care Act's requirements.


Entertainment

What Will Meghan Wear? Royal Wedding Dress a UK Secret

What Will Meghan Wear? Royal Wedding Dress a UK Secret

FASHION | By Sylvia Hui | Feb 21
Where does one shop for a wedding gown set to be the dress of the year - an outfit chic enough for a fashion-loving bride but suitable for a church so regal it's the burial place of monarchs?


Business

Fighting Gun Violence after Shooting Gives Teens Purpose

Fighting Gun Violence after Shooting Gives Teens Purpose

LEGAL | By Jason Dearen | Feb 20
Given his interest in a military career, Chris said he is not anti-gun and supports the Second Amendment. But he believes assault rifles such as the AR-15 styled rifle that authorities say Cruz used should be reserved for the military.


Technology

Maduro: Digital Currency Puts Venezuela on Tech Vanguard

Maduro: Digital Currency Puts Venezuela on Tech Vanguard

PERSONAL TECH | By Scott Smith and Christine Armario | Feb 21
Cash-strapped Venezuela on Tuesday became the first country to launch its own version of bitcoin, a move President Nicolas Maduro celebrated as putting his country on the world's technological forefront.


Finance

Buying A Home As An Unmarried Couple? Do These 3 Things

Buying A Home As An Unmarried Couple? Do These 3 Things

REAL ESTATE | By Beth Buczynski | Jan 27
Love and marriage don't always go together, no matter what Sinatra says. If you're in a committed relationship but nuptials are on the back burner, just know your dream of buying a home doesn't have to be.


Cars

Edmunds: How to Get the Most Out of Your Trade-In

Edmunds: How to Get the Most Out of Your Trade-In

AUTO NEWS | By Matt Jones | Feb 21
While most shoppers have some sort of strategy for getting a good deal when they're buying a car, they may not have a plan to extract the most value from their trade-in.


Style

Erdem Presents Fancy & Floral at London Fashion Week

Erdem Presents Fancy & Floral at London Fashion Week

FASHION | Feb 20
London Fashion Week is nearing its conclusion with a flurry of shows emphasizing romance and femininity. There has been a focus on careful, often exquisite workmanship and an embrace of mystery and drama.


Health/Fitness

Can Acupuncture Help Deflect Opioid Crisis?

Can Acupuncture Help Deflect Opioid Crisis?

HEALTH | By Jennifer McDermott, Dake Kang, Mike Stobbe | Feb 21
Although long derided as pseudoscience and still questioned by many medical experts, acupuncture is increasingly being embraced by patients and doctors, sometimes as an alternative to the powerful painkillers behind the nation's opioid crisis.


Travel

To Get a Ride, Uber Says Take a Walk

To Get a Ride, Uber Says Take a Walk

Feb 21
In eight U.S. cities, the ride-hailing company is rolling out a service called "Express Pool," which links riders in the same area who want to travel to similar destinations.


Nightlife

Cupid Undie Run @ World Live Café Philly

Cupid Undie Run @ World Live Café Philly

PHOTO ALBUMS | Feb 20
This year The Cupid Undie run was held at a new Venue, World Live Café in Philly. Despite the rain and cold weather, attendees stripped down to their underwear and ran to raise money for the Children's Tumor Foundation.